The Bulletin – April 2

Children’s choir from South Africa to perform

FORTVILLE — Horizon International’s Kuyasa Kids Choir from South Africa will be in concert Sunday evening at New Life Christian Fellowship, 1514 W. State Road 234.

The concert follows a pitch-in dinner at 5 p.m.

‘Confessions of a Packrat’ part of lunch

GREENFIELD — The Greenfield Christian Women’s Club Luncheon will be conducted from 11:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. April 12 at NineStar Connect, 2243 E. Main St., Greenfield.

The buffet luncheon, affiliated with Stonecroft Ministries, will open at 11:45 a.m. and costs $10.

The theme is “Trash to Treasure.” Music will be by Joy Gradowski. Lois Nyhuis’s talk will be “Confessions of a Packrat.” Nyhuis also will share tips for decorating with second-hand treasure.

For reservations, call Melissa at 317-861-8687 or Lynnette at 317-308-1354 by April 8. Reservations should be honored, canceled or transferred.

Dinner features baked potato bar

McCORDSVILLE — McCordsville United Methodist Church’s next Second Saturday Community Dinner is set for 4:30 to 7 p.m. April 9 at the church, 6247 W. Broadway.

The menu features a baked potato bar and salad bar, along with desserts. A free-will offering for the meal will be accepted and benefit the church.

Breakfast to raise money for missions

EDEN — Members of Eden United Methodist Church will serve breakfast from 7 to 10 a.m. today. A free-will offering will be accepted to support local and global missions.

Spud Supper aids missions, projects

GREENFIELD — Mt. Lebanon United Methodist Church’s annual Spud Supper is set for 4 to 7 p.m. April 9 at the church, 3447 South State Road 9.

Several potato toppings, salads, hot dogs, desserts and drinks will be available. Carry-out is an option, too.

A free-will offering will be accepted. Proceeds will fund mission and special projects.

Bring pie, get book at church reception

Author and retired United Methodist pastor Riley B. Case will be guest pastor at 9:30 a.m. Sunday at McCordsville United Methodist Church.

Case wrote the church’s current book club selection, “How Hackleburg Became a 13-Pie Church,” which tells whimsical, heart-warming stories of Methodist life in rural Indiana. His sermon will be titled “A 13-Pie Banquet.”

Following the service, a reception in fellowship hall will feature — you guessed it — pie. Bring a pie to share with the group and receive a free copy of the book.

For information about Case, visit

Free workshops cover cooking skills

FOUNTAINTOWN — Upcoming free workshops offer strategies for improving cooking skills and eating healthier.

Classes meet from 11 to 12:30 p.m. Tuesdays, April 5 to 26, at Fountaintown Christian Church, 797 W. Brookville Road. Participants can win prizes and sample food.

Call Love INC at 468-6300 by Tuesday to register.

MOPS group plans craft, shopping event

GREENFIELD — The MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) group at St. Michael Catholic Church presents its annual “Scrap, Craft, & Shop” fundraiser April 9. This day-long event is open to crafters of any type (scrapbookers, knitters, etc.) Learn more at

Chicken noodle dinner supports scholarships

GREENFIELD — Curry’s Chapel United Methodist Church will serve chicken and noodles from 5 to 7 p.m. April 9. The menu will include chicken and noodles, mashed potatoes, green beans, slaw, fruit, rolls, desserts and drinks. A free-will offering will help support the church’s scholarship fund.

Purdue musicians to present concert

IRVINGTON — Purdue Musical Organizations present the University Choir, Purdue Bells, and the Heart and Soul ensemble at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Irvington Presbyterian Church, 55 Johnson Ave., Indianapolis.

The program is free and open to the public. Call 317-356-7225 for information.

Simulcast at St. James features teacher, author

GREENFIELD — Bible teacher and best-selling author Priscilla Shirer will be featured in a simulcast live from Reading, Pennsylvania, on April 23.

St. James Lutheran Church, 1741 S. State St., is serving as a host location for the Greenfield area. Doors open at 8 a.m.; the simulcast runs from 8:50 a.m. to 4:35 p.m.

Women may reserve their spot by calling 317-402-5741 or emailing You can also request a lunch for $5.