Center Pointe Church to hold flea market
Center Pointe Church will sponsor an outdoor flea market this Saturday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the parking lot of the church building (the former Rural King store on Veterans Avenue in Vandalia).
There is a small fee for those wanting to set up a booth.
All proceeds from the sale will be used either for remodeling the building or for youth activities.
For more information, call Allan at 423-2815 after 6 p.m.
Steve Ladd at Liberty Christian Aug. 16
Steve Ladd will be in concert at Liberty Christian Church in rural Brownstown on Saturday, Aug. 16, at 6 p.m.
Before becoming a soloist, Ladd sang with the Anchormen and Gold City. He also has been singing with the Southern Illinois Homecoming Gospel Choir.
Cowden 'Souled-Out' retreat this weekend
A Christian youth retreat called “Souled-Out” will be held this weekend at Cowden Free Methodist Church campgrounds for young people in grades 7-12.
Guest speaker for the weekend will be Lexie Mahaffey. Providing music for the weekend will be Campus Christian House, a band from Eastern Illinois University. There is no cost to attend the retreat.
Registration begins at 4 p.m. Friday, with dinner at 5 p.m. and a worship service at 6:30 p.m. Saturday’s program includes a morning service project, afternoon recreation activities a worship service at 7 p.m. and an outdoor movie at 8:30 p.m. The retreat concludes with a Sunday morning worship service at 10:30 a.m. and a potluck meal at noon.
For information, contact Mahaffey at (217) 343-7038 or Annon Boehm at (217) 521-5409, or visit the Souled-Out page on Facebook.
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