Thanksgiving church services, dinners
The following are upcoming Thanksgiving church services taking place in the local area:
Danville Community Churches invite everyone to their Danville Community Thanksgiving Service, on Sunday, Nov. 20, at 6:30 p.m., at the First Baptist Church, 302 South Main St. Rev. Jack Edmisson will present the message.
A Community Choir will practice at 5:30 p.m., before the service. Anyone is invited to join the choir.
A love offering will be taken for the Community Food Box-kets project.
Faith Christian Outreach Church will hold their annual Family Service on Tuesday, Nov. 22, at 7 p.m.
Mt. Pleasant First Presbyterian Church will hold Thanksgiving services on Sunday, Nov. 20, at 4 p.m.
New London Presbyterian Church will hold a Thanksgiving service on Tuesday, Nov. 22, at 7 p.m.
Swedesburg Lutheran Church will hold a Thanksgiving service at the Parish Hall on Sunday, Nov. 20, at 7 p.m. A soup supper will be available at 6 p.m., and a freewill offering will be taken.
United Church of Crawfordsville will hold a Thanksgiving service on Sunday, Nov. 20, at 9 a.m. Youth will lead worship.
The following are community fall dinners being held at local organizations:
The WACO High School Cafeteria, in Wayland, will host a dinner on Thursday, Nov. 24, at 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Those wishing to attend are asked to enter near the flag pole. All are welcome for this free Thanksgiving feast.
Lisa Oetken, Main Street Mt. Pleasant director and Tina Hill, Administrator of the Mt. Pleasant Christian School, will head up this year’s annual Community-Wide Thanksgiving Dinner at the First United Methodist Church, located at 309 North Main St., on Thursday, Nov. 24, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Everyone is welcome to attend a celebration of Thanksgiving with a free community dinner, which will include turkey, ham, dressing and all the trimmings, served family style.
The celebration is free to all.
The entire Mt. Pleasant area community is welcome to share this dinner made by volunteers with donations from local businesses and individuals. Deliveries are available from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Call Lisa Oetken at 319-931-0973 or Tina Hill at 319-931-4364 for more information, to volunteer or to order a meal for delivery.