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December 15, 2017

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Trinity Lutheran has Reformation observance

On Sunday, Nov. 5, Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, Jenera, will celebrate the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation in both the 8 and 10:30 a.m. services. 

The students from Trinity Lutheran School and the Choir will sing “Christ is our Cornerstone.”    More information is available at tlcjenera.org or at 419-326-4402 or 419-302-5271.  


Sunday evening concert at English Lutheran

marks the 500th anniversary of the start of the Protestant Reformation

Full Sound Chamber Group will perform in concert at 7 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 29, at the English Lutheran Church, 111 Grove St., Bluffton, according to Rev. Kevin Mohr, pastor.

The concert marks the 500th anniversary of the start of the Protestant Reformation in 1517.

The Full Sound Chamber Group consists of five brothers forming a string quintet of two violins, a viola, cello, and double-bass, performing in the central Ohio area.


Election day lunch and dinner at First United Methodist Church

Portion of proceeds benefit Bluffton Food Pantry

First United Methodist Church, Bluffton, will host an election day lunch and dinner Tuesday, Nov. 7, at the church, 116 Church Street.

A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Bluffton Food Pantry. Carry out is available for both meals

Served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Cost:  All items priced individually
Menu:  homemade soups ($2), sandwiches ($2.50), salads ($1), desserts ($1.50), beverages (50 cents)      


Cairo church holds Nov. 4 smorgasbord

Cairo United Methodist Church, 210 W. Main St., Cairo, will hold a smorgasbord in early November.

The event is from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 4, at the church. On the menu is swiss steak, turkey with sides of mashed potatotes, dressing, gravy, noodles, green beans, salads and desserts.

Carryouts are available. Tickets are $7.50 for adults and $4 for youth 6 to 12.


Fall festivities days Saturday at Emmanuel UCC

Emmanuel United Church of Christ's fall festivities day is Saturday, Oct. 21, at the church, 8375 Phillips Road, Bluffton. The event is from 4 to 6 p.m.

The event includes truck or treat, activities and crafts. Persons are invited to come dressed for Halloween. The event is open to the public.


Holiday craft fair in Pandora Nov. 4

Pandora United Methodist Church will hold a holiday craft fair from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 4, at the church.

The church is located at 108 E. Washington St., Pandora (State Route 12). Over 20 vendors and crafters will

Over 20 vendors and crafters will have booths.