Mon, Nov 5 6pm Trustees

Tue, Nov 6 7pm Pastor/Parish

Fri, Nov 9 9-11am Food Pantry/King’s Closet

Sun, Nov 11 5:30pm O.U.R. at the Nauman’s Tue,

Nov 13 7pm Ad Council

Wed, Nov 14 7pm Choir rehearsal

Sun, Nov 18 9am Charge Conference (in chapel) 11:45am Meet & Greet Pastor Binu & Family with a potluck meal. Meat, drinks and dinnerware will be furnished.

Sun, Dec 2 4pm Grace Presbyterian Christmas (see Carla Doty to order $10 tickets 657-8903)

Fri, Dec 21, 2-6pm Blood Drive – (giving away free T-shirts, etc)

Upcoming Meetings

Trustees, Monday, November 5 at 6pm Jason Potter, Larry Winkler, Eric Pemble, Linda Dodwell, Jeff Morrow, Holly Lynn, Jim Tucker, Pastor Binu

Pastor/Parish, Tuesday, November 6 at 7pm Jake Jacobs, Ron Call, Matt Freeman, Russ Vance, Randy Waldrip, Karen Hermacinski, Kathy Brooks, Deana Tucker, Pastor Binu

Ad Council, Tuesday, November 13 at 7pm Randy Waldrip, April Nauman, Cindy Osenkarski, Deb Kamp, Doug Doty, Sarah Pullen, Barb Bishop, Amy Potter, Ron Call, Jarrod Doty, Joe Helms, Larry Winkler, Judy Schaer, Matt Freeman, Holly Lynn, Jill Doty, Pastor Binu

Welcome to Pastor Binu and Family Pastor Binu and family (wife Mebin, daughter Keren and son Kadmiel) arrived here on Thursday. Pastor Binu’s website is, email address and cell 682-583-8641. Mebin’s email address is and home phone 937-867-5364.

Sunday School Christmas Program

Any youth interested in participating in the Christmas program, ‘Crazy, Busy, Peaceful, Holy Night’, come join in rehearsal each Sunday morning in Nov at 9am. The tentative performance will be 2 nd service Dec 9.

Nursery – Paid Position

Need an adult to assist/oversee the nursery on Sunday mornings. See Matt Freeman or Ron Call if you are interested or know of anyone that might be.

Our Military Personnel

Please check the following list for any updates of our friends and family who are involved in the military: Tori Call (Lackland Airforce Base, TX), Daniel Maxwell (Ft Drum, New York), Brian Rezak, Tyler (graduated from boot camp), Alex Bigelow (Iraq), Jordan Doty (Jacksonville, FL), Kyle Rummel (Florida), Pastor Kristi Hopp, Tyler Graves (Afghanistan), Isaiah Herzog

2nd Service Volunteers

There is a sign-up sheet on the stand in the back of the sanctuary for you to sign up to be greeters, ushers and acolytes. Please help Phil out and sign up.

Urgent Need for Flood Buckets or monetary donations

The Midwest Missions Distribution Center, a caring ministry of the United Methodist Church, is requesting donations to help victims of disaster.  Monetary donations or supplies bought through the “DollarDays” link on the MMDC website would be the best way to donate, as they are shipped directly to MMDC at the Center’s bulk prices.   Monetary donations may be sent to:  MMDC at PO Box 56 in Chatham, IL  62629.  For more information about the Distribution Center, you may go to the website:, or or phone 217-483-7911

Would You Like to Join the Choir?

Choir rehearsal will be on Wednesdays at 7pm as announced.  There is plenty of room for new people.  If you haven’t tried it and don’t think you are good enough, come anyway and learn from those who have had experience.  This year we will try 5th grade on up.  Let us worship in song.