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ASSEMBLY OF GOD CHURCH, Browning and Filmore streets, William Richardson, pastor.

Sunday, 9:30 a.m. Sunday school; 10:30 a.m. worship service. Wednesday, 7 p.m. Bible study and youth. Saturday, 7:25 a.m. “In the Mirror” radio program on Creston Radio.

ST. EDWARD CATHOLIC CHURCH, 104 W. Union St., Rev. Adam Westphal, pastor.

Sunday, 10:45 a.m. Mass; confession after mass. Tuesday, 9 a.m. Mass Afton Care Center; Wednesday, 7 p.m. Holy Day Vigil Mass.

UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

Sunday, 10 a.m. worship; 5:30 p.m. potluck supper, open to the public; 6:30 p.m. Sunday evening worship service. Aspire Food Pantry dropoff site.

Arispe

UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

Sunday, 8:45 a.m. worship.

Beaconsfield

UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, June Nolte Davis, pastor.

Sunday, 9 a.m. worship service; 10:30 a.m. worship service in Kellerton.

Clearfield

AREA BIBLE FELLOWSHIP CHURCH, 207 Van Buren St., Ron L. Christian, pastor; website www.areabiblefellowship.org.

Sunday, 10 a.m. worship service; 11:30 a.m. Sunday school.

CHRISTIAN CHURCH, Sherry Wiley, lay speaker.

Sunday, 9:15 a.m. worship; 10:30 a.m. Sunday school.

UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, Gary Shea, pastor.

Sunday, 8 a.m. Sunday school; 9 a.m. worship.

Corning

FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, 907 Grove Ave.

Sunday, 9 a.m. Sunday school; 10 a.m. worship services.

FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 901 Nodaway St., Andrew Bardole, pastor.

Sunday, 9:30 a.m. adult Sunday school; 10:30 a.m. worship service.

GRACE BAPTIST CHURCH, Dan Lamgo, pastor.

Sunday, 9:30 a.m. Sunday school; 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. worship service. Wednesday, 7:30 p.m. prayer service.

MESSIANIC MISSION SEVENTH DAY, 405 11th St.

Sabbath services, second and fourth Saturdays. Call 641-322-3386 for time and place.

REDEEMER LUTHERAN CHURCH, 800 17th St., Philip Ritter, pastor.

Sunday, 9:30 a.m. Sunday school and adult Bible study; 10:45 a.m. worship with Holy Communion. Wednesday, 9 a.m. Bible study.

ST. PATRICK’S CATHOLIC CHURCH, 504 Grove, Ave., Fr. Michael Peters, pastor.

Saturday, 5:30 p.m. Mass. Sunday, 10:30 a.m. Mass. Wednesday, 3:30 to 5 p.m. religious education classes; 7 p.m. youth group.

Creston

ABUNDANT LIFE FAMILY CHURCH, 500 S. Oak St., Douglas R. Brunell, pastor, (641) 782-5766, email info@abundantlifefamilychurch.net; website www.abundantlifefamilychurch.net.

Sunday, 10:30 a.m. children’s church and worship service. Wednesday, 6:30 p.m. worship and Kid’s Club. Thursday, 6:30 a.m. Men of Honor; 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. The Light Switch teens.

APOSTOLIC LIGHTHOUSE UNITED PENTECOSTAL CHURCH, 600 N. Lincoln St., Paul Vandevender, pastor, 782-5594.

Sunday, 10 a.m. Sunday school and worship service; 5:30 p.m. prayer time; 6 p.m. worship service. Wednesday, 7 p.m. worship service. Home Bible study, call 782-5594.

CHURCH OF CHRIST, 510 S. Poplar St., Timothy Haynie, evangelist, 641-344-3201.

Sunday, 9:45 a.m. Sunday school and donuts; 11 a.m. worship and Lord’s Supper; 6:30 p.m. Sunday night service. Wednesday, 6:30 p.m. Bible study for all ages.

COMMUNITY OF CHRIST, Creston Congregation (RLDS), 820 N. Elm St., Elder Gary O’Daniels, pastoral coordinator.

Sunday, 9:15 a.m. Praise and Inspiration, O’Daniels, leader; 9:30 a.m. church school classes; 10:30 a.m. morning worship, Gary O’Daniels, presider; speaker, Jim Trinkle.

CREST BAPTIST, affiliated with Southern Baptist Convention, Poplar and Townline streets, Chuck Spindler, pastor. Website: www.crestbaptistchurch.com.

Thursday, Night Light (college ministry), 7 p.m. McKinley Park; Sunday 9 a.m. Bible Study, 10:15 a.m. Worship, Noon Church council lunch/business meeting. Tuesday 5:30 to 7;30 Mayflower Heritage School orientation, 6:30 p.m. Women’s Bible study (Beth Moore’s Daniel); Wednesday, 7 a.m prayer meeting , 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Mayflower Heritage Christian School begins, 6:30 p.m. Youth group.

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH, 1001 N. Lincoln St., David Tebbenkamp, pastor; Dan Fields, youth pastor.

Saturday, 12 p.m. Fall Blastoff, Senior High meet. Sunday, 8:45 a.m. worship service; 10:15 a.m. children’s Sunday school, adult Bible fellowship; 5 p.m. Riley Missionary Circle – Welcome center; 6 p.m. Family worship service.

FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH (DISCIPLES OF CHRIST), 301 E. Townline Road, Tony Thurston, pastor. Email: fcccreston@gmail.com; website: www.fcccreston.com.

Sunday, 9 a.m. Sunday school; 10 a.m. worship service. Monday, 1:30 p.m. “Tootles” - games/crafts - Fellowship Hall. Wednesday, 6 p.m. praise and worship service.

FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, 702 W. Prairie St., the Rev. Cynthia Ripperger, pastor.

Friday, 1:30 p.m. craft workshop. Sunday, 8:45 a.m. adult school; 10 a.m. worship service. Monday, 10 a.m. Nursing home Bible study, 7 p.m. Worship and music; Tuesday, 1 p.m. stitch, knit and quilt. Wednesday, 9 a.m. Bible study. 6:30 p.m. Christian education.

FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 400 N. Elm St., Jodi Rushing, pastor. Call 641-782-2427, 641-782-7267. Email: fumc.creston@gmail.com. Facebook: Creston First United Methodist Church. Office hours: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday.

Thursday(15), 12:05 p.m. UMM Bible study. Sunday, 8:30 a.m. Disciple Sunday school; 9:30 a.m. worship service; 10:30 a.m. Brosis Sunday school; 6 p.m. Monday, 5 p.m. TOPS; 6:30 education meeting. Tuesday, 6:30 p.m. Prayer Service; 5:15 finance meeting, 6: p.m. ad council

HOLY SPIRIT CATHOLIC CHURCH, 107 W. Howard St., Rev. Adam Westphal, pastor.

Friday, 7 a.m. Mass - St. Malachy School/chapel; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ReRun Shop. Saturday, 9 a.m. to noon ReRun Shop; 4:30 to 5 p.m. confession; 5:15 p.m. Mass. Sunday, 8:15 to 8:45 a.m. confession; 9 a.m. Mass. Monday, 5 p.m. adoration; 6 p.m. Mass. Tuesday, noon to 5 p.m. ReRun Shop. Noon to 5 p.m. ReRun Shop; Thursday, 7 p.m. Holy Day Mass.

JERUSALEM UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 1965 REA Road, Rev. Jim W. Morris, pastor.

Sunday, 8 a.m. Bible study; 9 a.m worship.

KINGDOM HALL OF JEHOVAH’S WITNESSES, 1000 Cottonwood St.

Sunday, 10 a.m. public talk and Watchtower study. Thursday, 7:30 p.m. Christian Life and ministry meeting.

PENTECOSTAL CHURCH OF GOD, I.M. “Mana del Cielo” Rev. Miguel Delgado, phone 515-473-2527.

Saturday, noon worship. Sunday, 1:30 p.m. worship.

PLATTE CENTER PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, 2396 Eagle Ave., south of Creston, Rev. Delores Doench, pastor.

Sunday, 9:15 a.m. Sunday school; 10 a.m. coffee/fellowship time; 10:30 a.m. church service.

SALEM LUTHERAN CHURCH, 602 W. Townline St., 641-782-2920. the Rev. Cal Oraw, interim pastor. Website: www.salemluth.net.

Sunday, 9 a.m. Bible study, 10 a.m. worship and communion.

SOLID ROCK MINISTRIES, 1216 N. Cherry St. (corner of Townline and Cherry streets).

Sunday, 9:45 to 10:15 a.m. Sunday school; 10:15 to 10:45 a.m. coffee and fellowship; 10:45 a.m. worship service.

ST. JOHN’S UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST, 601 S. Maple St., Rick Titus, pastor.

Sunday, 9 a.m. worship service and Sunday School. Wednesday, 7 p.m. Bible study.

TRINITY EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN CHURCH (LCMS), 800 N. Sumner Ave., Creston; 1111 E. South St., Mount Ayr; the Rev. John B. Rutz, pastor, 641-782-5095, http://TrinityCreston.org.

Mount Ayr: Sunday, 11 a.m. Divine service. 6:30 p.m. Bible study

Creston: Thursday (15), 7 p.m. adult Lutheran teachings/catechesis class; Sunday, 8 a.m. adult Bible class, 9 a.m. Divine service with Holy Communion.

UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST CONGREGATIONAL, 501 W. Montgomery St.

Friday, 7 p.m. AA meeting. Sunday, 10 a.m. worship services. Monday, 7:30 p.m. AA meeting. Tuesday, 5 to 6 p.m. Open Table.

Cromwell

CONGREGATIONAL UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST, 1101 Broadway Ave.

Sunday, 9:30 a.m. coffee and conversation; 10 a.m. worship. Monday, 1 p.m. quilters. Wednesday, 1 p.m. quilters, 7:30 p.m.

Diagonal

UNITED CHURCH OF DIAGONAL, Gwen Trullinger, pastor, office 641-734-5704, cell 641-464-5209, www.diagonalchurch.com.

Sunday, 9 a.m. Sunday school; 10 a.m. church.

Ellston

UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, Jud Stover, pastor. Website: www.ellstonumc.org.

Sunday, 9:15 a.m. Sunday school; 10:30 a.m. worship.

Greenfield

CORNERSTONE FELLOWSHIP EVANGELICAL FREE CHURCH, 2158 Highway 92, office 641-743-0221. Website: www.welcometocornerstone.org.

Friday 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. J.O.Y. Bible study and potluck; Wednesday, 5:30 p.m.Youth group cookout at the Bowers; Sunday, 9 a.m. Sunday school, 10:15 to 11:30 a.m. worship service; 11:30.

ST. JOHN’S CATHOLIC CHURCH, 303 N. E. Elm St., 641-343-7065, James Ahenkora, pastor. Website: www.stjohns3.wixsite.com/home; email stjohnsgreenfieldia@gmail.com.

St. John’s — Friday, 10:15 a.m.Mass at Good Samaritan in Fontanelle; noon Mass; 3 to 6 p.m. Time of Mercy; 6 p.m. Stations of the Cross. Saturday, 7:30 a.m. Bible study; 4:30 to 5 p.m. reconciliation; 5:15 p.m. Mass. Sunday, 8:15 a.m. Mass. Tuesday, 8:30 a.m. Mass. Thursday, 8:30 a.m. Mass.

St. Patrick’s at Massena; email st.patricksmassena@gmail.com. — Sunday, 10:30 a.m. Mass. Tuesday, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. hour of grace; 5:30 p.m. Mass. Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. Mass.

UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 108 S.W. 5th St.

Thursday(15), 10:30 a.m. gathering for God; 6 p.m. committee meetings; 7 p.m. church council; 8 p.m. AA meeting. Friday, 9:30 a.m. sisters in Christ; 10:30 a.m. small group leadership training, 1 p.m. sewing for missions; Sunday, 9 a.m. worship; 10 a.m. breakfast served by Methodist Men; 10:10 a.m. adult Sunday school; 11 a.m. worship. 6 p.m. small leadership group; Tuesday, 3:30 to 5 p.m. food pantry; 5:30 to 8 p.m. free medical clinic, 8 p.m. AA meeting; Wednesday, 5:30 a.m. men’s Christian study, 6 p.m. small group leadership.

Hopeville

HOPEVILLE COMMUNITY CHURCH

Sunday, 10 a.m. worship service.

Lenox

CHRISTIAN CHURCH (DISCIPLES OF CHRIST), 1007 W. Temple St., Karla Lyddon, pastor.

Sunday, 9 a.m. adult Sunday school; 10 a.m. worship.

CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER-DAY SAINTS, 702 W. Ohio St. Stanley Price, branch president.

Sunday, 10 a.m. sacrament meeting; 11:15 a.m. Sunday school; 12:10 p.m. relief society, priesthood, young women and young men; 11:15 a.m. to 1 p.m.
primary. For local information, contact Clinton Allen, (641) 322-4494.

COUNTRY ROADS BAPTIST CHURCH, at 202 E. Temple (old lumber yard), Mitch Green, pastor. Website: countryroadslenox.com.

Sunday, 9 a.m. Sunday school; 10 a.m. worship. Wednesday, 6 p.m. meal and study.

MERCER CENTER UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, four miles north, four miles west of Lenox, Charles Lyles, pastor.

Sunday, 8:30 a.m. worship service.

ST. PATRICK’S CATHOLIC CHURCH, 600 W. Michigan St., Fr. Michael Peters, pastor.

Sunday, 8:30 a.m. Mass with religious education classes afterward. Wednesday, 7 p.m. CYO.

UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 103 W. Michigan St., Lauri Greenlee, pastor.

Sunday, 9:30 a.m. worship service.

UNITED PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, 401 W. Michigan St., Tim Maxa, pastor, 641-333-4214.

Sunday, 9:30 a.m. Sunday school; 10:30 a.m. worship service. First and third Sunday, youth fellowship. Wednesday, Evening Bible study.

Lorimor

CHURCH OF GOD, Ben Turner, pastor.

Sunday, 9:45 a.m. Sunday school; 10:30 a.m. worship service.

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH, Lorimor, George Henriksen, pastor.

Sunday, 9 a.m. Sunday school; 10 a.m. worship service.

UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

Sunday, 11 a.m. worship.

Macksburg

HEBRON UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, Ben Carter-Allen, pastor.

Sunday, 10 a.m. Sunday school; 11 a.m. worship service.

UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, Ben Carter-Allen, pastor. Sunday, 9 a.m. worship service with supervised nursery during church; 10 a.m.
Sunday school. Third Thursday, United Methodist Women.

Murray

BAPTIST CHURCH, Alex Bauman, pastor.

Sunday, 8:45 a.m. Sunday school; 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. worship services. Wednesday, 7 p.m. Midweek Bible study and prayer meeting. Third Thursday of the month, 7 to 9 p.m. Missionary meeting.

CHURCH OF CHRIST, 430 Third St., Brian McCracken, pastor, 641-340-0474, bmac2366@yahoo.com; office, 641-447-2569, office@murraychurchofchrist.org; website, www.murraychurchofchrist.org.

Sunday, 9 a.m. worship service; 10:15 a.m. fellowship; 10:30 a.m. Sunday school. Wednesday, 3:30 p.m. JAM for K-5; 6:30 p.m. meal; 7 p.m. adult Bible study and youth groups K-12. Tuesday and Thursday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. food pantry (by appointment other days, call the office).

UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, Sandy Smith and Brandon Campbell, pastors.

Sunday, 10 a.m. Sunday school; 11 a.m. worship.

Orient

PLYMOUTH CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH, 311 W. First St., Phil Price, minister.

Sunday, 8:30 a.m. brunch; 9 a.m. worship services and Sunday school; 10 a.m. adult Bible study.

UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 124 S. Maple St., Cathy Nutting, pastor.

Sunday, 8:45 a.m. worship service.

Prescott

PRESCOTT UNITED CHURCH (DISCIPLES OF CHRIST), 405 6th Ave., Mary O’Riley, pastor.

August 18 – 24, Pastor on call CHI Mercy Hospital, Corning. Sunday, 9 a.m. adult Sunday school; 10 a.m. children’s Sunday school; 10 a.m. worship; Tuesday, 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. quilting - Fellowship Hall. Thursday, CHI Mercy Hospital Chapel service 10:30 a.m.

Shannon City

SHANNON CITY COMMUNITY CHURCH, Al Rusk, pastor.

Sunday, 9 a.m. church service; 10 a.m. Sunday school.

Sharpsburg

UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, Michael Shaffer, pastor.

Sunday, 8:30 a.m. worship.

UNITED PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, Tim Maxa, pastor.

Sunday, 9 a.m. worship service; 10 a.m. Sunday school.

Stringtown

STRINGTOWN COMMUNITY CHURCH, junction of Highway 34 and Sycamore Ave., Tony Johnson, pastor

Sunday, 9:45 a.m. worship service.

Thayer

PLEASANT VALLEY CHRISTIAN CHURCH, 641-340-2728.

Sunday, 9 a.m. worship service.

Tingley

CHRISTIAN CHURCH, Al Rusk, pastor.

Sunday, 10:30 a.m. worship service.

UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, Jud Stover, pastor.

Sunday, 9 a.m. worship; 10:30 a.m. Sunday school.

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