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ASBURY CHAPEL AND BICKNELL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

Bicknell Asbury Chapel, 11744 E. Ragsdale Road, worship service is at 9 a.m. and Bicknell United Methodist Church, 309 W. Third St., worship service is at 10:30 a.m. Pastor is Greg Waggoner.

The sermon title on Sunday is “They Listen and They Follow” 1 John 3:16-24.

BETHANY PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

Bethany Presbyterian Church, 702 N. Eighth St., will have fellowship from 10-10:30 a.m. and worship at 10:30 a.m. every Sunday.

The sermon title on Sunday is “Living In A Chaotic World” by speaker Rusty Thorne.

An inside yard sale will be held from 8 a.m.-noon Saturday.

CENTRAL CHURCH OF CHRIST

Central Church of Christ, 1600 Forbes Road, is holding in-person worship services on Sundays at 10:30 a.m. as well as live on its Facebook page, Central Church of Christ Vincennes. The services are also being broadcast live at 10:30 a.m. on WVJE 98.7 FM.

The sermon titles on Sunday are a.m. “How to Conquer the World” Galations 1:1-10; p.m. “He’s Coming” Matthew 1:1-8 given by Carlis Emmons.

COMMUNITY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

Community United Methodist Church, 1548 S. Hart Street Road, has resumed in-person services at 9:30 a.m. on Sundays. The service can be viewed live on the church Facebook page, Community United Methodist (Vincennes, Indiana). The services will also be downloaded to our Web site www.cumcvincennes.org for viewing any time. Sunday school begins at 10:45 a.m. Everyone is welcome.

The sermon title on Sunday will be “Have You Set Your Face?” given by Pastor Darren Williams.

Vacation Bible School will be from June 14-18. We welcome all children. There is online registration on the CUMC Web site and on the Facebook page. If you don’t have access to either of those, contact the church office at 812-882-2220 so your child can be registered ahead of time.

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH

First Baptist Church, 2625 Wabash Ave., is holding in-person worship services on Sundays at 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. while following social distancing guidelines. Services can also be viewed live on our Facebook page, First Baptist Church and also through the Web site at http://fbcvin.com. Sunday small groups and children’s church are available during both services. Youth group will meet on Sunday from 6-8 p.m. View the latest updated information at First Baptist Church Facebook page.

FIRST CHURCH OF GOD

First Church of God, 1408 E. Saint Clair St., offers Sunday morning groups at 9 a.m., fellowship and coffee at 9:30 a.m. and worship at 10 a.m.

Rooted Women’s Ministry would like to invite every mother, daughter, sister, friend, or neighbor to join us for a Women’s Tea at 11 a.m. on May 1. Come and enjoy Christian fellowship, music, tea and goodies as we celebrate those we love.

Church on the Street meets on Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m.

C.O.T.S. Soup kitchen is at noon on Tuesdays in the fellowship hall.

6.31 Youth, for students in sixth through 12th grades, meets at 6:30-8 p.m. Mondays. Join in the fun, fellowship and food.

All Church Prayer meeting is from 5-6 p.m. Sunday in the fellowship hall.

View the latest updated information at Vincennes First Church of God Facebook page and group, YouTube (First Church of God Vincennes), or our Web site at letsmakeadifference.net.

This Sunday, the sermon will be given by Pastor Will Huebner.

FRANKLIN HEIGHTS CHRISTIAN CHURCH

When you come to Franklin Heights can expect that every Sunday that you will hear a sermon that is straight from Gods word.You can also expect to hear about what Jesus has done for sinners, and how He continues to tirelessly work in the lives of those who He has saved, making them more and more like Him. Sunday service starts at 9:30 a.m. at 1509 Franklin Drive. We would love to see you there!

INDIANA PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

Indiana Presbyterian Church, 2431 S. Lower Indiana Road, will have in-person worship services at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday.

The sermon title on Sunday is “Win the Day: Kiss the Wave” Mark 4:35-41.

MORRIS CHAPEL

Morris Chapel Church, 8780 E. Freelandville Road, Oaktown, will have Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and worship service at 10:30 a.m. Wally Cullen will bring the message and Joe Jamison the special music. Everyone is welcome.

ST. JAMES EPISCOPAL CHURCH

St. James Episcopal Church, 610 Perry St., holds service every Sunday at 10 a.m. All are welcome.

ST. JOHN LUTHERAN CHURCH

St. John Lutheran Church, 707 N. Eighth St., sermon title for Sunday is “Living Shepherded.”

ST. JOHN’S UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST

St John’s United Church of Christ, 606 N. Fifth St., is having in-person worship at 10:30 a.m. on Sundays with Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. Social distancing is practiced and masks are required while inside the church building. You will find the link to worship services, normally posted in the afternoon following the service, on the church Web site at myucc.org under the “sermons” tab. We also invite you to learn more at St. John’s by exploring the church Web site.

ST. PAUL’S LUTHERAN CHURCH

St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 925 Broadway St., holds Sunday services at 9:30 a.m. St. Paul’s is an ELCA congregation. Social distancing in seating, Holy Communion, and sharing of the peace will be practiced. Those attending are respectfully asked to wear masks. The fourth Sunday of Easter is The Good Shepherd Sunday. We will recognize a member of the congregation for their long-standing contribution and service to St. Paul’s at the beginning of the service. The Gospel lesson is from John 10:11-18. The adult discussion group will continue its study of the Prayer Book “Hear My Voice,” immediately following the service. All are welcome to attend as we celebrate the risen Christ.

ST. PETER LUTHERAN CHURCH

St. Peter Lutheran Church, 7000 S. Decker Road, has services at 10 a.m. on Sunday. Bible class and Sunday school are at 9 a.m. For those who can’t make it to church, St. Peter sponsors “Worship Anew,” which is televised at 8 a.m. on Sundays on WTWO, channel 2 in Terre Haute.

For more information call the church office at 812-882-8229.

ST. FRANCIS XAVIER PARISH

Mass Schedules

St. John Church, 803 Main St.

Saturday: 4:30 p.m.

Sunday: 7:30 a.m., 11 a.m.

Monday: 8:10 a.m.

Thursday: 8:10 a.m.

Old Cathedral, 205 Church St.

Sunday: 5:30 p.m.

Monday: 6 p.m.

Wednesday: 6 p.m.

Friday: 8:10 a.m., Noon

Saturday: 7:30 a.m.

St. Philip Neri Church, 605 W, Fourth St., Bicknell

Sunday: 9 a.m.

Tuesday: 6 p.m.

Sacred Heart, 2004 N. Second St.

Sunday: 9:30 a.m.

Wednesday: 8:10 a.m.

Saturday: 5 p.m.

St. Vincent, 1837 S. Hart Street Road

Tuesday: 8:10 a.m.

St. Thomas Catholic Church, 6268 S. St. Thomas Road

Thursday: 6 p.m.

THURSDAY CHURCH

Thursday Church, 218 Main St., at has services at 10:45 a.m. on Sunday and 6:45 p.m. on Thursday.

The sermon title this week is “The Devil Will Get You If You Don’t Watch Out.”

Those uncomfortable with meeting in person can join online at https://live.thursdaychurch.org or on YouTube at https://www.youtube.com/thursdaychurchvin/live.

UPPER INDIANA PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

Upper Indiana Presbyterian Church, 2345 N. Bruceville Road, has returned to in-person services. Due to COVID-19 we request you wear your mask while not in your seat and practice social distancing. Services begin at 9 a.m. with Sunday school following. Everyone is welcome to join us in this casual, country church.

VINCENNES FREE METHODIST CHURCH

Vincennes Free Methodist Church, 1423 N. Fourth St., is offering in-person Sunday School at 9:30 a.m. and Worship Services in the sanctuary at 10:30 a.m. on Sundays. Use the Fourth Street entrance. Live to Please the Lord. We also have worship services posted on our Facebook page-https://www.facebook.com/VincennesFMC.

Spanish worship is offered at 2 p.m. on Sundays. Use the Sycamore Street entrance and go downstairs.

WABASH COMMUNITY CHURCH

Wabash Community Church, 1033 N. 10th St., has returned to in-house worship. Sunday school for adults with Richard Beesley begins at 9:30 a.m. and worship at 10:30 a.m. Everyone is invited to join us “where the Gospel is heard in Word and Song.”

The message for Sunday, given by Pastor Dale Biehl, is “Does my Life Matter to God?” Worship will be led by Austin Glover and special music by Madi Loudermilk. Everyone is welcome and facemasks are optional.

Everyone is welcome, but for those not able, both our Sunday school and worship is on Facebook and our Web site, www.wabashcommunitychurch.com.

WORD OF LIFE CHURCH

Word of Life Church, 7144 Russell Drive, Bicknell, is following the governor’s back-on-track guidelines for houses of worship. Sunday worship corporate gatherings will be at 10 a.m. Facebook live will continue to be offered for those unable to attend. Wednesday Bible study via Facebook live only is at 8 p.m. Additional ministries and activities will continue at a later date.

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