Church picnic features games, bounce house
GREENFIELD — Faith Lutheran Church will have a Rally Day Picnic with games for children and a bounce house at 5:30 p.m. today at the church, 200 W. McKenzie Road.
Purchase ice cream, support youth group
GREENFIELD — Youth of Brown’s Chapel Wesleyan Church will have a fundraiser from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Dairy Queen, 801 W. Main St. (U.S. 40). The youth group will receive 15 percent of all proceeds during those hours.
Breakfast to benefit local missions
EDEN — Eden United Methodist Church will serve breakfast from 9 a.m. to noon Sept. 3 at the church, 2122 Eden Road, Greenfield. Donations will be accepted to support local and global mission work.
Labor Day car show scheduled for church
GREENFIELD — Greenfield First Church of the Nazarene, 1980 S. State St., will have its annual Labor Day Car Show from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 5. For more information, call 317-468-0298.
Simulcast features Bible teacher, author
GREENFIELD — St. James Lutheran Church will serve as a host location for a simulcast well-known Bible teacher and best-selling author Beth Moore live from Chicago on Sept. 17.
Doors open at 9:30 a.m. at the church, 1741 S. State St. The simulcast ends at 5:15 p.m.
Tickets are free. Lunch can be purchased for $7.
Women may reserve their seat by emailing stjames email@example.com or calling 317-402-5741
Cross Style Conference continues at New Hope
GREENFIELD — New Hope Church of the Nazarene, 52 N. County Road 500E, presents a Cross Style Conference that began Friday and continues through Sunday. Services are at 7 p.m. Friday and Aug. 27.
A teaching time at 9 a.m. today also includes a free brunch. There is no cost to attend the conference. A service takes place at 7 p.m. today.
The speaker will be Jeremiah Bolich. Organizers say Jeremiah has three driving passions in ministry; the message of the gospel, the Bible and the Church.
Sunday’s service is at 10:30 a.m.
Curry’s Chapel hosts annual hog roast
GREENFIELD — Curry’s Chapel United Methodist Church will have its annual hog roast from 4 to 7 p.m. today at the church, 3488 N. County Road 375E. Donations will be accepted to support local missions.
Fish fry to support upcoming mission trip
FORTVILLE — A fish fry at Bridge Church will help support an upcoming mission trip.
The meal, featuring Dan’s Fish Fry Service, is set for 3 to 7 p.m. today at the church, 611 Vitality Drive. The menu features a choice of fish or chicken, sides, dessert and drinks.
Tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for children. Children five years old and younger eat free.
The afternoon will also feature live music, motorsports, a bounce house and games.
Proceeds go toward a mission trip planned for October.
Trinity Park United Methodist plans fish fry
GREENFIELD — Trinity Park United Methodist Church’s annual fish fry is set for 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. today in the ministry center at the church, 207 W. Park Ave. Donations will be accepted, and carryout is available.
Police officer to speak about safety
INDIANAPOLIS — Sgt. Terry Hall will present “Protecting Through Empowerment” at Church52, 8220 Brookville Road.
The 38-year police veteran will speak about safety on the Internet and in other areas of life. He will talk to fifth-graders through high school seniors at 7 p.m. Wednesday in Area 52 at the church.
Festival to raise money for food pantry
CARTHAGE — Blue River Community Harvest food pantry of Carthage presents its semi-annual fundraiser, Summerfest, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. today on Main and Mill Streets in downtown Carthage.
More than 35 arts and crafts vendors will line Mill Street. Local musicians and the famous BOJO’s BBQ pulled pork lunch, featuring desserts by the Homemakers Club, will also be part of the event. New food offerings this year are breakfast burritos.
All proceeds from food, the 5K run/walk/bike, the Covered Bridge Bike Tour and the sale of T-shirts will go toward the purchase of food for the food pantry. There will also be a food Donation Station for those who would prefer to donate non-perishable food items (canned food, soap, paper products, etc.). The pantry will also accept cash, check, and credit card donations.
For information, call 317-696-0785 or 765-635-7818.