These are the announcements for Sunday, October 13.

Prayer Meeting
Sensing the need to pray, the Council has set aside the third Wednesday of every month at 7:00 pm as a time to gather and pray for the church family and outreach. Join us. The next meeting will be on October 16 at 7:00 pm.

Women’s Ministry
Wing’s (Women’s Ministry) will have a breakfast gathering at the Eagle’s Nest in Bethalto at 9:00 am on Wednesday, October 16. See handout for more details.

Joy Group
Please join us on Thursday, October 17, 11:30 am for lunch at Pere Marquette Lodge. We will meet at 10:00 am at the church to carpool.

Lord’s Supper
The Lord’s Supper will be observed on Sunday, October 20 during morning worship.

Business Meeting
Next Business Meeting on Sunday, October 20 at 5:15 pm.

Annual Bonfire/Kickball
Our annual bonfire/kickball and chili cook off will be on Friday October 25. Bring your best pot of chili to be judged for a prize, or just come enjoy some kickball, dinner and a bonfire! Kickball starts at 5:30 pm, dinner will be served at 6:30 pm and smores to follow. Dominoes will be played inside for those who are interested. Sign up in the foyer.

Fall Bible Studies
Fall Bible studies continue on Tuesdays at 10:00 am. Two topics for the year: How did we get our Bibles?

Sunday Evening Bible Study continues at 6:00 pm. Topic: I Corinthians. Plan on joining these interesting and beneficial studies.

AnswerKids… bring your grandchildren, your neighbor’s kids, your friend’s kids and bring them to AnswerKids. Continues at 6:00 pm on Sunday evenings One hour of crafts, fun, eating and Bible study.