The following is a listing of church services and various programs that organizations around Montgomery County have sent The Paper. If you would like to have your church information included in this free listing, simply e-mail it to by Thursday for that Saturday's paper.

Friendship Baptist
Breakfast @ 8:30 a.m., Sunday School @ 9:15 a.m. Worship Service @ 10:30 a.m., Children Program Ages 1-5 @ 6-7 p.m., Youth 6-12 grades @ 6 p.m.-7 p.m., Bible Study 6 p.m. -7 p.m., Wed. Bible Study @ 6:30 p.m.
Pastor Chris Hortin will bring the message, “Where Do We Stand With Israel?” Text: Genesis 12:1-3
Sunday evening service at 6 p.m.

New Hope Christian
Service Times for Sunday Worship: 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. Sunday School: 10 a.m.
The Gathering: First Wednesday of month, 6 p.m. – Dinner; 7 p.m. - Connect Groups
2746 S US Highway 231
Crawfordsville, IN 47933
(765) 362-0098

New Market Baptist
What a great time in New Market this Sunday. The three churches, Baptist, Christian and Methodist are joining together with fellowship and worship. We will be meeting at 10:30 am. at the New Market Park with worship service. There will be a pitch-in lunch after the services. Bring a well-filled basket, table service and drinks. Bring your lawn chairs for an afternoon of games and fellowship. There will be entertainment during the day. Everyone is welcome to attend. New Market Baptist will NOT have Sunday School. Bible Study on Wednesday at 7 p.m. See you Sunday at the park.

New Market Christian Church
Coffee & Donut Fellowship is the first Sunday of each month in the Family Life Center at 8:30 a.m. before morning services. The next fellowship is Sunday, Oct. 2. Please join us! Sunday School is canceled this week because of the Community Worship & Social at New Market Park. The New Market Christian, First Baptist and United Methodist churches will have the service at 10:30. A pitch-in dinner will be held after worship with games to follow. Everyone is welcome! For morning worship at 10:30, Gary Snowden will be speaking on “The Dragon in the Glass.” His scripture will be from Colossians 2:9-15. Special Music will be presented by Cheyenne Hoffa. Bible Study is every Wednesday at 6 p.m. and choir is Wednesday at 7 p.m. “He-Brews Too” Coffee House – open every Wednesday morning from 8-10 a.m. in our Old Annex. Join us for free coffee, tea or hot chocolate, goodies and fellowship. Everyone is Welcome!

Second Baptist Church
Second Baptist Church has announced the date for their Annual Soul Food Dinner. It will be Oct. 1 at the Tannenbaum Cultural Center, 107 Spring St. in Crawfordsville. It will take place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

St. John's Episcopal
St. John's Episcopal Church, 212 S. Green St., invites you to worship with us this Sunday. Our services are at 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., with Holy Communion at both. At 9:15 a.m., all ages are invited to be part of Christian Education. Children are learning about the Bible and adults are addressing the "why and what" questions (sin and redemption in the last two weeks). Please know that all are welcome. We offer coffee, refreshments and fellowship after each service in Whitlock Hall.
Other events being held at St. John's are:
The Youth Service Bureau's training of new CASAs on Monday and Wednesdays at 5 p.m. (contact the YSB for more information)
Tuttle Chapel at 9:25 a.m. (Wabash)
YSB / Indiana Youth Event at 11:30 a.m. at Library
Community Chorus rehearsal at 7 p.m. on Tuesdays (Whitlock Hall);
Wednesday at 7:30 a.m., Centering Prayer (Whitlock Hall) and Bible Study at 4 p.m.
Girl Scouts at 6 p.m. on Thursday (Sunday School rooms) and YSB program at 6 p.m. (Whitlock Hall). Choir at 7 p.m. (in the Choir Room).
We hope you can join us for worship and for some of the many ways in which St. John's participates in this community! We look forward to seeing you! You can find us on Facebook at or on the web

Wabash Avenue Presbyterian
Childcare Available
Choir Rehearsal: 9 a.m.
Sunday School classes: 9: 30 a.m. every Sunday for children and adults
Morning Worship: 10:40 a.m. every Sunday
Minister: Dr. John C. Van Nuys
Upcoming Events:
Come and join Wabash Avenue Presbyterian Church, located at 307 S. Washington St. to hear the 10:40 a.m. worship message “Have I Got A Deal For You.”
Today – Pain the Playground during Children’s Church time.
Tuesday – The AWHA Board meets at noon.
Wednesday – Noodle making at 9 a.m. at the Nazarene Church on West Wabash Avenue. Noodle cutting help at 11 a.m. is appreciated. The Craft Group meets at 7 p.m.
Saturday – Cookies & Canvas at 6:30 p.m. in the dining room. $35 per participant. For info contact Mandy: The deadline to reserve your spot is 9-29.

Waynetown Baptist
Join the congregation of the Waynetown Baptist Church this Sunday, Sept. 25th. This week the church welcomes the Hammonds as they share their experiences as missionaries at DePauw University. Grace Runyon will also share. Pastor Ron Raffignone will bring the message and Pauline Alexander, organist and Karen Fruits, choir director, will take part in the musical service, including the attitude adjustment by the choir, and congregational “Singing Praises to God.” Greeter will be Mag Rosen.The Freedom Association Meeting will be at this church at 3 p.m. Sunday. Remember to bring your gifts for “Operation Christmas Shoe Box.”

Woodland Heights Christian
468 N Woodland Heights Drive
Crawfordsville IN 47933-9689
Telephone Number: (765) 362-5284
Fax Number: (765) 362-6641
Senior Minister: Tony Thomas
Associate Minister: Steve Wilke
Youth Minister: Kris Howell
Worship Minister: Duane Cooper
Worship Service Times for Sunday:
Traditional service – 8:15 a.m.
Sunday School – 9:30 a.m.
Contemporary service – 10:30 a.m.
SERMON TITLE & SCRIPTURE “Joel: Rend Your Heart” (Joel 2:12-14) by Senior Minister, Tony Thomas of Woodland Heights Christian Church
Junior / Senior High Escape Youth Group: Sundays from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.