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Events under 'Church/Ministry'

Annual Banquet Fundraiser (Sat. Nov 8, 2014 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm)

Under His Wings Maternity Home and Ministry for Women & Children is holding the 14th Annual Banquet on Saturday, November 8th beginning at 4:30pm at Marquette Academy in Ottawa. All funds raised with go to run the ministry. Social hour begins at 4:30 with dinner at 6:00. The tickets are $20 each and they will not be sold at the door. For details and tickets, please call or email.

Special Needs Parents Night Out (Sat. Nov 8, 2014 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Friendship Baptist Church, 15801 Rt 59 in Plainfield, will host a Parent Night Out for parents of children with special needs on Saturday, November 8th at 6pm. Children will be in the care of experienced, trained, patient and Godly adults. For more information or to RSVP, please call or visit our website.

Military Appreciation Day Ceremony (Sun. Nov 9, 2014 10:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Casey, IL
217-932-4522
caseynazarene@gmail.com

First Church of the Nazarene, 1000 US Hwy 40 in Casey, will host a Military Appreciation Day Ceremony on Sunday, November 9th at 10am. Military veterans from all branches of service will be honored. There will be a special wreath ceremony performed near the flagpole to honor the fallen and recently deceased veterans. A lunch will be served after the service. Please call or email for details.

Run with the Mustangs Fundraiser (Sun. Nov 9, 2014 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Yorkville, IL
630-708-7927
http://www.yorkvillechristian.com/

"Run with the Mustangs" is a family friendly tailgate fundraiser hosted by Yorkville Christian High School, 1213 S Bridge St (Rt 47) in Yorkville, on Sunday November 9th from 3-5pm. The cost is a $10 donation per person. For more information, please call or go online.

Veteran's Day Ceremony (Tue. Nov 11, 2014 10:30 am - 11:30 am)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
217-359-1714
http://www.stjohnls.com/

St. John's Lutheran School, 509 S. Mattis Ave in Champaign, will host a Veteran's Day Ceremony on Tuesday, November 11th at 10:30am. We will gather for a time of reflection on what veterans have done for our country. Please check in at the school office on the day of the event For more information, contact the school by phone.  

Taizé prayer (Tue. Nov 11, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

St. Mary of the Woods, IN
812-535-2926
pdamiano@spsmw.org
http://www.SistersofProvidence.org

The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods host the monthly ecumenical Taize prayer service held in the Church of the Immaculate Conception on the second Tuesday of every month in 2014. Please call or go online for details.

Princess with a Purpose Royal Retreat (Fri. Nov 14, 2014 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-233-8400
info@gtchurch.com
http://gtchurch.com

GT Church, 500 S. 27th St in Decatur, will host the Princess with a Purpose Royal Retreat on Friday, November 14th beginning at 6pm. This event is for little ladies and they may dress up as your favorite princess or come as they are. The cost is $5 per ticket and t-shirts are available to purchase for $10 each. Please register online or call for details.

Al & Andi Tauber speaking (Fri. Nov 14, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
217-356-7238
nfo@firstchurchchampaign.org
http://www.firstchurchchampaign.org/

Al and Andi Tauber of Emmaus Ministries, will be sharing stories of men who have resorted to selling themselves to survive on Friday, November 14th at 7pm at the First Presbyterian Church, 302 W. Church St in Champaign. Stories from the Streets ~ Going Home is suitable for highschool age and up. There will be a question and answer session afterward. For more details, please call or go online.

Fall Vendor Fair (Sat. Nov 15, 2014 9:00 am - 1:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Romeoville, IL
815-886-4354
media.gslc.romeoville@gmail.com
http://welcome432.org/

Good Shepherd Church, 25 Alexander Circle in Romeoville, will host a Fall Vendor Fair on Saturday, November 15th beginning at 9am. Please check our website for a list of vendors and call for more details.

Brush Arbor Youth Night (Sat. Nov 15, 2014 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Christopher, IL
618-927-7490

Faith Missionary Baptist Church, Hwy 148 S in Christopher, IL will host a Brush Arbor Youth Night on Saturday, November 15th at 6:30pm. Jacob Gray and Brad Sloan will speak. Music will be by Worthing 10s. This event is a culmination of 2 weeks of meeting from Friday October 31st-November 14th. For more information please call.

Joyce Gitano speaking (Sun. Nov 16, 2014 10:00 pm - 12:00 am)

New Beginnings Christian Church, 925 N. SR 47 in Gibson city, Illinois will be hosting guest speaker Joyce Sunday, November 16th at 10am. Please call the church for details.

Open Mic Night (Thu. Nov 20, 2014 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm)

Contact Info:

New Lenox, IL
815-474-2569
info@thecenteryouth.org
http://www:thecenteryouth.org

The Center will host a free Thanksgiving Dinner and Open Mic Night for Teens on Friday, November 20th at 6:30pm at The Hub, 1303 Schoolhouse Road in New Lenox. The Center meets Thursdays at 6:30pm provides a safe hangout for area teens. For more details, please call, email or go online.

Youth Group Lock-in (Fri. Nov 21, 2014 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Plainfield, IL
815-641-9697
http://www.gracepointe.us/

Grace Pointe Plainfield Youth Group is hosting a youth Lock-in on Friday, November 21st beginning at 7pm at Grace Pointe Church, 14210 S. Rt 30 in Plainfield. The cost is $20 for entry, snacks, and games. For details or more information please call or go online.

Stone Soup Luncheon (Sun. Nov 23, 2014 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Lisle, IL
630-969-6404
faithumclisle@yahoo.com
http://www.faithchurchlisle.org

Faith United Methodist Church, 5395 Westview Lane in Lisle, will host the Stone Soup Luncheon on Sunday, November 23rd at Noon. The event is free and donations will be accepted. Please call or go online for details.

A Night of Ministry and Worship (Sat. Nov 29, 2014 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Carbondale, IL
exhale.revival@gmail.com

Exhale is hosting We Are Destined: A Night of Ministry and Expression of Worship at the Civic Center, 200 S Illinois Ave in Carbondale, on Saturday, November 29th and doors open at 6:30pm. This event is a free and meant for anyone who does not know Jesus or wants to know Him better. Please email for more details.

Mom2Mom (Thu. Dec 4, 2014 9:02 am - 11:02 am)

Contact Info:

Sullivan, IL
217-728-4574
mennafamily@gmail.com
http://sullivan.thevineyardchurch.us/

The Vineyard Church, Sullivan Campus, 1805 South Hamilton in Sullivan, is hosting Mom2Mom which meets from 9-11am and continues on the 1st and 3rd Thursday throughout the school year. This ministry is for moms with children of all ages. Light breakfast will be served and childcare is available for a small fee. For more information, please email or call.

Taizé prayer (Tue. Dec 9, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

St. Mary of the Woods, IN
812-535-2926
pdamiano@spsmw.org
http://www.SistersofProvidence.org

The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods host the monthly ecumenical Taize prayer service held in the Church of the Immaculate Conception on the second Tuesday of every month in 2014. Please call or go online for details.

Worship Night (Fri. Dec 12, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Ignite Christian Church, 301 S. Broadway St in Coal City, will be hosting a Worship Night on Friday, December 12th beginning at 7pm. Please go online or call the church for details.