Game dinner to raise archery funds
Nimrod Outdoor Ministries is hosting a free wild game dinner on Tuesday at 6 p.m. at Bethel Baptist Church on Ill. Route 185 northwest of Vandalia.
The event will be a fundraiser for the youth archery ministry. Included will be door prizes, raffles and an auction. The grand prize is a new Diamond bow and tree stand package.
Dinner will be a free-will offering. All proceeds will be used for new equipment for the youth ministry program.
For information, call Tony Flowers at 337-967-4482.
Lenten Luncheons continue this week
The Vandalia Ministerial Alliance's Lenten Luncheon series is under way.
The luncheons are held each Wednesday during Lent, beginning at noon and concluding by 1 p.m. They are held at a different church each week.
Next Wednesday's luncheon will be held at First United Methodist Church (283-3684). The speaker will be J.D. Vieregge, a layman at FUMC.
Participants are asked to make advanced reservations at the host church.
Sunrise service at
St. James Lutheran
An Easter sunrise service will be held at 6:30 a.m. on Sunday, April 8, at St. James Lutheran Church in Vandalia. A breakfast will follow in the multi-purpose room.
The church is located at 727 W. Gallatin St. For more information, call the church at 283-0725.
'An Easter Drama'
at Crown Point
Crown Point Church will present “An Easter Drama” on Friday, March 30, at 7 p.m. and Saturday, March 31, at 7 p.m.
The drama depicts the life of Christ, from his birth to his death, burial and resurrection. Changes have been made this year, and a new scene has been added.
Admission is free. For information, contact the Rev. Pete LeDuc at 339-1646 or visit vandaliacrownpointchurch.com.