Lushton Community Bible Church Missions Conference
LUSHTON -- The Lushton Community Bible Church will have its annual missions conference on Nov. 2 and 3. The theme is “Growth: Spiritual, Educational, Agricultural.” Sam and Lisa Berg will be the speakers for the conference. He is the son of former pastor Elton and Ella Berg. They are missionaries with Project HOPE in Haiti. The conference will start Saturday at 7 p.m., meeting with the Bergs and learning about mission opportunities. On Sunday, Nov. 3, at 10:30 a.m., they will share about their work in Haiti. Everyone will return at 6:30 p.m., to hear more about Project HOPE with a question and answer time.
Utica UMC Spaghetti Dinner
UTICA -- The Utica United Methodist Church will have its 36th annual spaghetti dinner on Nov. 3. They will serve from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m., at the Utica Auditorium. Freewill offerings will be accepted.
Election Day Soup Supper
BRADSHAW -- Bradshaw United Methodist Church will host their Annual Election Day Soup Supper on Tuesday, Nov. 5 from 5 – 7 p.m. Homemade chili and chicken noodle soups, sandwiches and pie will be served. A free will offering will be taken for community ministries.
Prince of Peace Soup Supper
GENEVA -- Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Geneva will be hosting their annual soup supper on Wednesday, Nov. 6 from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Soup, sandwiches, desserts and drinks will be provide. A free will offering will be taken.
Fairmont UMW Harvest Tea
FAIRMONT -- The Fairmont United Methodist Women’s annual Harvest Tea at the church will be Thursday, Nov. 7, at 6:30 p.m. A potluck supper will be held. This is for all women of the church. Husbands and friends are also welcome to attend. A special program will follow the meal. Members are asked to bring their offering envelopes and thank offerings. Hostesses will be Cindy Slocum and Franny Matteson.
LWML Soup Supper and Cookie Jar Store
YORK -- Emmanuel Lutheran Church’s Lutheran Women’s Missionary League (LWML) will host their Annual LWML Soup Supper and Cookie Jar Store on Sunday, Nov. 10 from 5 – 7 p.m. in the Emmanuel-Faith Lutheran School Gym at 8th & Beaver Ave. in York. Homemade Chili and Chicken Noodle Soup will be served along with pies, cake, and bars for dessert. A free will offering for local missions and ministries will be taken. Some of the missions and ministries that the Emmanuel LWML has supported include Camp Luther in Schuyler; Orphan Grain Train; Mission Central – LCMS World Mission, Mapleton, Iowa; Nebraska Flood Relief for churches affected by the March 2019 floods; and supporting a LCMS seminary student. Soup for “Take-Out” can be purchased for $6/Quart. The LWML Cookie Jar Store offers you a chance to purchase holiday–themed cookies and bars to take home. The public is invited to attend.
Living Water Rescue Mission to Host Annual Banquet in November
YORK — Every year, Living Water Rescue Mission hosts a FREE Celebration Banquet at Holthus Center catered by Kerry’s Restaurant and Catering. The event scheduled at 6 p.m. on Nov. 11 is free to the public (RSVP).
This event is not only a vital fundraiser but is also, and maybe more importantly, an opportunity to inform the community about what is taking place at the Mission. The Mission leadership believes that the more our community knows about the work of Rescue in York and surrounding counties, the more they will be willing to support that work. “We are in the ministry of restoring lives in Christ at Living Water Rescue Mission” says Associate Director, Larry Joslin.
With emergency services for men women and families, overnight guest services, a long-term discipleship/recovery program and other vital services to the community, Living Water Rescue Mission makes a difference in the lives of many men, women, boys and girls.
For your FREE reservations call (402) 362-0127 or email to LarryJ@LWRMYork.org.
GFWC/NFWC Fairmont Woman’s Club to meet
FAIRMONT -- The GFWC/NFWC Fairmont Woman’s Club will meet Tuesday, Nov. 19 at the Fairmont church at 1:30 p.m. Thought for the Day will be presented by Donna Lefler. Roll call will be answered by items in a first aid kit. The program will be presented by Dan Slocum called “Fairmont Rescue.” Those who attend are asked to bring items for the senior center shower. Hostesses will be Donna Lefler, Donna O’Brien and Donna Atmore.
Exeter United Methodist Women fruit and nut sale
EXETER -- The Exeter United Methodist Women will hold their annual sale of nuts, candies and dried fruit at the Exeter Senior Center on Nov. 21, from 9-11 a.m. Refreshments will be served.
Novemberfest at First United Methodist Church
YORK -- The First United Methodist Women will host Novemberfest at the First United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, located 7th and Nebraska Ave., on Thursday, Nov. 21 from 7 a.m. until 1 p.m. The Country Market will be open from 7 a.m. until 1 p.m. and coffee and rolls will be served at 7 a.m. with a lunch of soups, sandwiches and pies being served from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m.
Community Thanksgiving Meal in Geneva
GENEVA -- Don’t spend Thanksgiving alone. Come and enjoy food and fellowship. Individuals, couples and families are all welcome to attend a Thanksgiving Community Dinner on Thanksgiving Day at the United Methodist Church – Fussell Fellowship Hall, located at 942 H Street in Geneva. Serving of turkey, ham, potatoes, stuffing and rolls will begin at 12:30 p.m. Beverages and table service will be provided. Each person or family attending is asked to bring a covered dish to share. Can’t bring anything? Come anyway. Sponsored by the Fillmore County churches.
‘2nd Cup Café’ in Bradshaw
BRADSHAW -- The “2nd Cup Café” community coffee is held at the Bradshaw United Methodist Church fellowship hall each Thursday morning from 8:30-10 a.m. Proceeds from the weekly coffee benefit the Green Beans Coffee Co. program “Cup of Joe For a Joe,” which provides coffee for service personnel overseas. Everyone is welcome to attend and enjoy a cup of coffee and morning pastry.