All church trap shoot will be November 13 at 2:00. Quincy Gun Club in West Quincy. (Ladies and youth welcome too!) Participants pay for own targets and shells - usually about $25. Contact Chet Coonrod with questions.
Ladies, we’ll be doing another freezer prep morning, Saturday, November 5th, six bags / recipes for $55.00 total. You’re more than welcome to purchase and prep a double meal plan (2 of each bag/recipe). Recipes are: Mongolian beef & broccoli, Unstuffed bell peppers, Hawaiian chicken, Cranberry chicken, Ginger peach chicken, and Creamy lemon garlic chicken. I will purchase all the ingrediants. Payment and RSVP will be due Wednesday, November 2nd. We will meet in the Fellowship Hall at 9:00 a.m. through 12:00 p.m. No childcare provided. For question or more information, please contact Julie Miller at 217-316-4063. All women are welcome to this event.
MONTHLY MISSION PROJECT – The Ministry of Missions will be collecting TOYS FOR TOTS with the Marine Corps Organizaion in Quincy, the month of November. Please place donated items in the Mission Box.
Marilyn Lisenbee, Central Baptist’s representative to Church Women United, invites each family in the congregation to donate $5.00 to provide a warm blanket that can be used as a tent, a tote, shade, room divider, etc. Blanket envelopes will be in the pew pockets or mark donation “blankets.” A new, yellow Church World Service Blanket is displayed in the Heritage Room. Find more information about Church World Service by calling 1-800-297-1516, email: email@example.com, or visit http://www.cwsglobal.org.
A welcome luncheon will be hosted by The Ministry Family Life for the new long-term interim pastor and his wife, Rev. James & Lucy Harper.
When: Sunday, October, 30th, 2016
Time: Directly following 2nd Service
Place: Fellowship Hall
What: Ministry of Family Life will provide Fried Chicken & Drinks
Bring: Side dish to share
Pastor Jim Harper is our new interim pastor. Jim lives in Jacksonville Illinois with his wife Lucy.
Lucy is the human resource director for Pathway Services, an organization which assists people with disabilities. Jim is presently the Associate Chaplain at Passavant Area Hospital in Jacksonville.In 2015
Jim retired from First Baptist of Jacksonville after twenty one years as Senior Pastor. Before that he served churches in Indiana and Illlinois. He is a graduate of Northern Baptist Theological Seminary in Lombard Illinois.Pastor Harper is also the chairman for the ordination committee of the Great Rivers Region and is the past president of the board for the Lake Springfield Baptist Camp.
Pastor Harper has two children, Jennifer who is a chaplain in the United States Army and Jana who is a massage therapist. He also has three energetic grandchildren and one on the way in November. Jim enjoys playing golf, tennis and traveling.
ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION – Please join our family on this joyous occasion when our parents, David and Carolyn Brown, celebrate 50 years of marriage. Join us for cake and punch in the Lounge of Central Baptist Church on Sunday, September 18 from 2 to 4 pm. Your love is a treasured gift, we request no other.