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Decatur Daily Democrat (Newspaper) - December 19, 1970, Decatur, Indiana Saturday december 19, 1970 Decatur daily Democrat Decatur Indiana Page 5 Christian Church Seveland St. Arnold l. Quinton pastor 4 i 9 30 . Sunday school and it worship service. I 10 30 . Christmas program. It 7 00 . Evening service tuesday 7 . Prayer meeting i and Bible study. T Assembly of god 1210 Elm St. Gene Gardner pastor a 9 30 . Sunday school. I 10 45 . Worship service i 7 00 . Evangelistic a service. J tuesday 7 30 . Youth a meeting. Wednesday 7 30 . Prayer Jand Bible study. I i printing to fit your needs. Call or Stop at the commercial print shop 210 so. Second St. Decatur ind. 724 3722 Lutes Flower shop phone 724-7126 Flowers for All occasions potted novelties potted plants corsages. Walt a motor sales 421 no. 13th Street Chrysler Plymouth sales and service. Yost companies inc. Phone 724-7117 Bac. Service inc. Telephone 724-9141 Decatur Indiana Dierkes implement sales inc. Sales amp service Massey Ferguson tractors farm machinery phone 724-3860 come to Church sunday i Way 27 James by Myers phone 724-2496 Jim Myers floor covering service famous brands at big savings 126 s. 1st Street Decatur id. Ideal suburban Homes builders a realtors conventional Homes 724-4076 Decatur truck amp tractor inc. A _ trucks tractors and farm machines parts sales and service ill Way 224 West phone 724-2166 Decatur ind., 46733 Faith and life Book store 159 w. Main Street Berne lad. 46711 phone 589-2135 books bibles sunday school a supplies stationery office supplies typewriters. La Mademoiselle Beauty Salon "107 n. 13th St. 724-3040 i la de i styling Salon �?~226 n. 12th St. 724-4478 Zion United Church of Christ third and Jackson William c. Feller pastor Church school at 9 00 . Fred Isch assistant superintendent will be in charge. There Are classes for All Ages. Come and bring your family for the study of gods word. Divine worship at 10 00 . Fourth sunday in Advent there will be the lighting of the Advent candles. Sermon by the pastor on the theme a the song of the infants will be baptized during the service. The Mission band will meet during the Sermon portion of the service. The choir under the direction of Herman Settlage will sing a Christmas meditation by Arthur Sullivan. Organ numbers by mrs. J. Fred Fruchte will include a Gesu Bambino the infant Jesus a by Pietro a. Yon a have Maria Franz Schubert and a to blessed Emmanuel by . Bach. There will be no youth Fellowship meeting this week. Church school Christmas program and treat on sunday at 7 30 . The youth Fellowship will go caroling on monday starting at 6 00 . Chi rho class Christmas party and carry in supper on tuesday at 6 15 . Choir rehearsal on wednesday at 7 00 . Christmas eve Candle lighting service on thursday at 11 00 . Special anthems by the choir. There will be no confirmation classes on saturday. Come and worship with us. First c Hristian Church disciples of Christ 903 w. Madison Street David Murray pastor the first Christian Church welcomes you to join us in worship and Fellowship during this most joyous time of the year. Come let us adore him. 9 30 . Morning worship. This sunday will be the bringing Forth of the last Advent Banner and lighting of the final Candle of the Advent Wreath. David Murray will be bringing the message entitled a a rejoice. The combined choirs will sing the Anthem a go Tell it on the Mountain. 10 30 . Church school Allen Scheiderer supt. There Are classes in session for All age groups. 4 00p.m. The Christmas party for the Junior Church will be held. A supper will be Given to those attending. Following the supper the choir and All interested persons will go caroling at 5 30 . All members and friends of the Church Are cordially invited to come along and make the evening a Little brighter for those of our number that Are shut ins. Wednesday�?6 30 . Or. Choir rehearsal. 7 00 . Or. Choir rehearsal. Decatur missionary Church tenth amp Dayton its. Leroy e. Rusher pastor 9 00 . Sunday school hour or. Kenneth Reed superintendent. Classes for the entire family. Graded lessons for the children. Adults will study Bible entered lessons taught by Christian teachers. 10 00 . Morning worship hour our pastor will be bringing the morning message entitled a Christmas 1970�?�. 5 00 . Choir rehearsal 6 45 . Our regular group Fellowship services will be dismissed for this evening. 7 30 . Annual Christmas program parents and friends Are cordially invited to attend this program honouring the birthday of our lord and Saviour. The program a prelude to Christmas will be presented by the sunday school dept. Wednesday 7 30 . A most Beautiful Christ exalting cantata Quot Carol of Christmas will be presented by the choir under the direction of mrs. Lowell Martin. St. Mary a Catholic Church 4th and Madison msgr. Simeon Schmitt pastor Rev. Robert Rigel assistant sunday masses at 7 00, 8 30, 9 45 and 11 00 . No religious instructions on sunday morning during holidays. Classes will resume Jan. To. Public devotions at 2 00 . Rosary Litany Benediction. Pre Cana conference at 2 . At Bishop Dwenger High school for All those planning to marry in the near future. Monday Rosary society Christmas party at 8 . In school. Weekday masses at 6 30 and 8 00 . Wednesday evening at 7 00 . Confessions before mass. Confessions for Christmas wednesday 2 30 to 4 00 and 7 30 to9 00 . Thursday 2 00to 5 00 pm. No confessions thursday evening. Midnight mass on Christmas eve a program of Christmas music will Start at 11 30 . Other masses on Christmas at same hours As sundays. Saturday evening mass at 7 00 . Confessions after mass. Confessions every weekday morning before 8 00 mass. Each wednesday before 7 00 . Mass. Saturdays 3 00 to 4 00 . And after evening mass. Baptisms Are to be arranged by appointment with pastor. First Baptist Church 221 so. 4th Street Allen b. Robert pastor 9 30 . The choir of the first Baptist Church will present a the Carol of Christmas during the morning worship hour. The arrangement of this cantata was made by John w. Peterson. 10 30 . Sunday school. Or. A a Barneys Lehman supt. Everyone is invited to attend our sunday school. There will be no b. . Tonight at 6 00 . 7 00 . The children a Christmas program. Monday 7 00-9 00 girls Guild meet at Church to go Christmas caroling. Tuesday 7 00-10 00 . Open House at first Baptist parsonage-1069 Park View drive. Members and friends of first Baptist Church Are Welcome. Monday amp tuesday the proof Counselor for the pictorial Church directories of America will be Here to show the proofs of the pictures that was taken. The proof Counselor will be Here on the above Days Between the hours of 3 00-8 30 . Each evening. All members Are urged to be sure to see the proof Counselor while he is visiting our Church so that our directories can be finished at the earliest possible Date. Church of god 1129 Mercer Avenue James e. Johnson pastor 9 30 ., morning worship with the Christmas message to be on the theme a the Joy of special music will be presented by the choir singing a a Gloria and a Solo by Phyllis Johnson a birthday of our the Christ a birthday offering and the children a Christmas Banks will be received during this service. 10 40 ., sunday school with a class prepared for each member of your family. 1971 offering envelopes will be distributed in the class rooms. 12 35 ., Christian brotherhood hour Over warm. 6 30 ., children a Christmas program will be presented. Treats for All children will be Given at the close of the program. Monday 7 29 . .c. Holiday happening at the Monroe 4-h building. Wear old clothes. 7 30 ., Christmas caroling for the shut ins along with the distribution of Quot White for those not going caroling prayer service will be held and led by Nellie Morrison. Choir rehearsal at 8 30 . Friday. A have a merry Christmas a sunday Rev. Bill Hawkins will be out speaker in both services. Sermonetti Liby Sis monuments East Side Velv Decatur cemetery pm. 724-3662 Home 724-4666 attend the Church of your Choice this sunday and every sunday bag service inc Telephone 724-9141 Decatur. Indiana in in toe a shipwrecked for gods glory by Robert l. Bernhardt minister Washington St. Church of Christ text a but i would be should understand Brethren that the things which happened unto me have fallen out rather unto the furtherance of the gospel a philippians 1 12. There Are no accidents in gods dealings All things have divine purpose As i View them. Oftentimes god allows difficulties and unexpected calamities to overtake us but never without a very Good and weighty reason. Rather than rebellious by questioning his providential acts we should tru Stingly receive these troubles from his hand with the Faith that looks beyond the knowing that eternity will reveal a sufficient and Wise purpose for it All. The youths Comrade once printed this Story which will illustrate the truth of philippians 1 12. A Alexander Duff the great missionary sailed for India on the lady his clothes his prize possessions his Library of 800 volumes were All on Board. Then within a few Miles of indians coast they were shipwrecked. The passengers were saved but All their belongings were lost. When Duff reached Shore he looked Back hoping that some part of his Luggage might be cast upon the Beach. Suddenly he spied something very Small floating on the Waves. Nearer and nearer it came while anxious eyes watched it. Finally the missionary waded into the water and secured it. It was his packaged Bible. He took this to be a Token of the lords Blessing. So heartened Alexander Duff began his career As a missionary in India. The very next Day Reading from that Bible he began his first meeting with a group of give boys under a Banyan tree. Within a week the class had grown to 300 listeners several years later a Beautiful Chapel stood on the spot where the Banyan tres had been and 1,000 students of the gospel raised their voices in prayer and Praise to Jesus Christ.,�?T Alexander duffs Shipwreck had fallen out a unto the furtherance of the sometimes a mid scenes of deepest gloom sometimes where Edens Bowers Bloom by Waters still of re troubled sea still a tis gods hand that Lead eth me world religious news the Church of the Nazar Erie is planning a program designed to win half a million persons to the denomination during the coming decade. Tie Church founded with 10,000 members in 1908 has a world membership of 480,000. Enrolments in assemblies of god sunday schools in the 1960�?Ts increased by nearly 100,000. This figure represents a 10.2 percent increase for the decade to a total of 1,072,187. The College Church of Wheaton Illinois sent 40 High school Young people and their sponsors to several appalachian Mountain communities for missionary work the past summer. Tie project sponsored by the churches non denominational missionary committee was designed to reach persons in different culture customs. Urban ministries inc. Umi the first predominantly Black owned publishing company designed to produce interdenominational sunday school literature was formed recently in Chicago. It will focus on the strategic needs of the Wack Urban Church and is committed to a policy of integrating Blacks other minorities and Whites in its literature. Tie new company also expects to develop seventy leadership training conferences throughout the country to train laymen for effective Church work. A new program on alcohol education the a four dimensional key to the cause of alcoholism was launched in Atlantic City recently at the 51st world conference of the seventh Day adventist Church. As was the successful adventist five Day plan to Stop smoking latched in 1966, the alcohol program will be a free Community service. More than a million people throughout the world have participated in the plan to Stop smoking. Do you know 1. What tax gatherer mentioned in the Bible became one of Christ a closest associates 2. Which disciple was known As a the doubters 3. What member of the Sanhedrin was so impressed with Jesus teachings that he asked for a personal interview 4 what roman governor had to authorize that the sentence of death be imposed on Jesus 5. Who was the Man whose name occurs Only twice in the Bike once in the dedication to the gospel of Luke and one in the dedication to the Book of acts do you know answered 1. Matthew 2. Thomas 3. Nicodemus 4. Feliz 5. Theophilus our Prescher says one can easily reach the Point when one thinks his own Wishful thinking is gods will for him that the very insistence of a desire indicates gods purpose for him. However Freedom of Choice does not mean we Are free to do just what we want it Means we Are free to use or lives in accordance with gods purpose. Education of our wills to his is the Only Way in which we can be truly free. He who would eat the fruit must first climb the tree. X Kelley we pass our life in forgiving Fetters for ourselves and in complaining of having to Wear first presbyterian Church Mercer ave. At five pts. Robert e. Vander Hart pastor first presbyterian welcomes you to share with us in the worship and work of god. Church school is at 9 15 . And morning worship is at 10 30 . Scripture is Luke 2 10, 11-13, 14 Rev. Vander Hart will speak on the topic a the song of Christmas special music this week will be youth choir a to Little town of Bethlehem. Chancel choir a glory to god in the highest Nursery care will be available during the service in the East room on the main floor of the Church with mrs. John Mcconaha. Greeters or. Amp mrs. Lowell Harper. Acolytes Trent Blackburn amp Curtis rash dedication of the handbills the Bell choir under the direction of mrs. James Robinson with mrs. Roger Blackburn will play a holy holy holy a and a silent night holy night. Tidings following the service the Chancel choir will remain for a practice. Tonight-7 00 program. Everybody Welcome last Opportunity to present your gift for the deacons Christmas collection of food stuffs and toys. Wednesday 7 00 pm Chancel choir 8 15 . Officers training. Thursday Christmas eve candlelight service will be held at 11 00 . The Christmas cantata a love transcending will be presented by the Chancel choir. Your offering envelopes for 1971 Are now available on the table in the Assembly room. Please pick them up. Sermon Grams re definite purpose Strong Resolution honest enthusiasm and with action Are the ingredients of Success. An oui be of work is Worth a ton of wishing. Each generation builds the Bridge Over which the next generation must Cross into the future. People listen to advice but follow examples. A Many a most precious privilege is to love. Habits become part of ourselves. Every Man is his own Captain on the voyage of life. There is some Good in every Man much Good in some men infinite possibilities in All men. Thought is the Cornerstone motives the foundation and actions the Structure of fatality. It takes the eyes of Wisdom and bravery to see the radiance of a dark Day and impart its brightness to the world. The world is by the Shadow of your mind. The air of conceit stifles the breath of cond Fence. Arguing is vain dispute conscience holds absolute. Love is the Harmony of both Earth and heaven. Let judgment rather than impulse control you actions. Reproof increases the Wisdom of the Wise by is received with contempt by the foolish. Many a worst enemy is himself. Tie ignorant walk into temptation like rats into a trap. Conquer sin or sin will conquer you. St. Marks United methodist Church . 224 West f. P. Miller pastor you Are invited to worship and study with us each sunday morning. All facilities Are on ground level and plenty of parking area is available. At both worship hours pastor Miller will be bringing the message a will Christmas come a also the lighting of the 4th Advent Candle. 8 00 . First worship for those who desire an Early hour. Mrs. Herald Hitchcock will preside at the Organ. Acolytes will be Elaine Courtney Lori Shackley. 9 00 . Church school. Classes for All Ages. 10 15 . Second worship. Or. Karl Kolter will be Leader in worship. The Chancel choir under the direction of mrs. Lex Dormire will bring the Anthem a Jesus is born alleluia a trumpets Kim Lobsiger Mike Stonestreet and David Beeler mrs. Larry Affolder will preside at the Organ. Nursery amp extended session is provided for All preschool children during this hour. Acolytes will be Tom hooping Amer and Stevens. 6 00 . Or i amp a hours. 7 00 . Children a Christmas program in Fellowship Hall. Monday 6 30 . Boy scouts tuesday 6 30 . All youth will meet at Church for caroling. Refreshments following. Wednesday 7 00 . Choir rehearsal thursday 6 30 to 8 30 . Holy communion 11 00 . Christmas eve service first Church of the Nazarene 7th amp Marshall St. Cloyce c. Cunningham pastor 9 30 . There will be a combined Christmas program and worship service. The pastor will bring a Brief message on the subject a crowded following the service. Christmas Candy will be Given out. 6 00 . Teen Fellowship Rozelyn Ripley is in charge of the program. 7 00 . The Christmas cantata. A the great Light will he presented by the Church choir. Soloists Are mrs. Glenn Habegger Rodger Frey Leon Habegger mrs. Ralph Moorman and mrs. Cloyce Cunningham. A male quartet composed of Leon Habegger Farrel Habegger Rodger Frey and John Cunningham will sing. Kathy Luginbill Ruth Cunningham and Rozelyn Ripley will sing in a girls Trio. A duet will be Sung by Cheryl Ross and Leon Habegger. The narrator for the cantata is mrs. Rodger Frey. The cantata is directed by Glenn Habegger. The pianist is mrs. Leo Roe. Following the service All who wish will go caroling by bus to those who Are shut ins. Monday 7 29 . Youth for Christ Holiday happening at the 4-h bldg in Monroe. Wed. 7 00 . Family Christmas service or. Raymond Mcahren in charge. First United methodist Church West Monroe and sixth Harold l. Leininger pastor Rev. Leininger will be bringing the message at both services. His Sermon is entitled a the is Here. The text will be taken from John 1 1-14. 8 30 . Chapel services for those who desire an informal hour of worship. Gary Reed will furnish the special music for this service. 9 15 . Church school classes for All Ages. A Well staffed area is provided for babies and pre school children 10 30 . Mrs. Edgar Gerber will preside at the Organ at this service. Larry Merriman will direct the singing. The choir will present the Anthem a holy child. Miss Helen Haubold will sing a no Candle was there and United Brethren Nuttman Avenue Sylvester Martin pastor 9 30 our morning worship will be held at this time this sunday morning special music by the choir message by the pastor a Jesus our King. 10 30 sunday school classes for All Ages super Vised Nursery for sunday school and Church. 11 15 assemble for a closing time and distribution of sunday school Christmas treats. 7 00 children a sunday school Christmas program. A very Fine program has been arranged and every one is urged to attend this service. There will be no youth meeting. 6 30 monday night assemble at the Church to go Christmas caroling to shut ins and various other places of the Community. 11 00 12 00 Christmas eve services thursday night. A program will be Given by the Junior and senior High groups closing with a Candle Light service. Pastor Martin will be on morning devotions at warm from monday through saturday at 9 05 each morning Christmas week. Zion lutheran Church tenth and Monroe Richard c. Ludwig pastor Paul w. Ludwig sr., pastor or Donald Bieberich is guest organist and or. Karl Reinking is choirmaster with mrs. Dan Freeby As choir organist. We invite you to worship with us every sunday morning at 8 00 and 10 30. Bible classes and sunday school Are at 9 15 . This sunday the Sermon topic will be a Are you ready for Christmas a based on John 1 19-28. The senior choir will sing in the 10 30 service. They will sing a a magnificat the song of Mary. Church Calendar sunday senior choir rehearsal at i . Zions 7 amp 8 Grade basketball team will play Ossian at 1 30 . At Monmouth. All High school students Are asked to attend a special practice at 3p.m. For the youth program to be presented in the 10 30 service on december 27th. This will be a Folk communion service with guitar accompaniment. The sunday school children grades 3-8 will present their Christmas program at 8 . Today. # tuesday Board of finance meets at 7 . All members should attend. Wednesday choir rehearsal at 7 . Rehearsal for the Small children a Christmas program at 7 . In the Church thursday sunday school children in Nursery through Grade 2 will present their Christmas program at 7 . There will be a candlelight communion service at la . Friday Christmas Day a service will be conducted at 9 30 . Next sunday in the 10 30 service there will be a Folk communion service with the youth of Zion As special guests. The guest speaker for the Day will be seminarian student Ronald Lepere. The 8 00 service will be the regular communion service. Notes mite ladies be sure to collect your mites and turn them in this month. No fire. 6 30 . Pastoral relations and Council on ministries meet jointly. 7 30 . Christmas cantata babysitting will be provided. Monday 6 30 . Scouts 6 30 . Rebelos. Wednesday 7 00 . Bible study. 7 30 . Adult choir practice. Thursday 8 30 . A a. Meeting. La 00 . Candlelight services. Friday dec. 25 merry Christmas Faith Baptist Chapel 222 n. 3rd. Robert a. Dottley pastor morning worship 9 15 . Bible study 10 15 . Donald Bird superintendent. Nursery available. Spanish Assembly of god Church Tony Vigil pastor sunday school to toll . Worship service la . To 12 noon. Evangelistic service 7 30 . Decatur Bank and Trust co. 520 n. 13th is. Phone 724-2159 member Odic phone the Bonk where a Little extra is commonplace. Arnold lumber co., inc. Decatur dial 724-3108 425 s. Winchester St. Kohne window amp awning co. Aluminium awnings and windows 711 Winchester St. Phone 724-2259 Arthur h. Lengerich custom butchering and country meat Market quarters of beef for Sale. Monroe 692-6313 Road too a 14 mile North of it. 124. Berne nursing Home 906 w. Main St. Phone 589-2127 Berne ind. A a Good. Clean Christian Home your inspection invited prop. Miss Pauline Hostetler. L. P n . Supervisor Faith and life Book store 159 w. Main Street Berne ind. 46711 phone 589-2135 books bibles sunday school supplies stationery office supplies typewriters. Hearing aids batteries cords Etc Holthouse drug co. Go to Phil l. Macklin co. For prompt courteous service for All makes of cars 107 s. First St. Phone 724-7129 the first state rank Decatur Indiana established 1883 member Federal Deposit insurance corp. Distributors of Mobil Gas Mobil Oil Petrie Oil co. Cor. 8th amp Monroe phone 724-2014 Steu a vat discount store Village Green shopping Center Decatur. Indiana Storf hours to am to a in oath 12 no 7 a in sunday 929 s. 13th St Decatur. Id. 46733 Village pharmacy prescription service. Free prescription delivery Village Green shopping Center phone 724-9187 Winteregg Linn funeral Home phone 724-7167 24-hour ambulance service

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