Annual Dr. MLK, Jr. celebration to be held

URBANA -- An annual countywide celebration, to be held from 4-6 p.m. today at Vineyard Church, 1500 N. Lincoln Ave., commemorates Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy.

It brings together community members from Champaign County to celebrate the mission, teachings, and legacy of King. This year the committee will honor the leadership of local youth who are serving the Champaign-Urbana communities. With the theme of "Fifty Years Past, Fifty Years Forward: Our Future Dreamers," Sally Carter, CEO of Tap In Academy, will provide the keynote address.

For more information contact Page Fredericks at 217-384-3070 or at;

Men's study to be held at Grace Fellowship

MATTOON -- Bible Study from Soul Con, with food and fellowship, will be held from 8-10 a.m. Saturday at Grace Fellowship Church, 2220 Western Ave.

For more information, call 217-234-6064 or email;

Wise Crackers Bible Study to be held

MATTOON -- Grace Fellowship Church, 2220 Western Ave., is continuing its study group started for the "Wise Adult" age group from 5-7 p.m. Saturday.

Join the adults of Grace Fellowship for a time of fun, fellowship, and study of God's word. Please bring a side dish or dessert and a friend. Drinks will be provided.

For more information, contact 217-234-6064 or; //

Lutheranism 101 Class to be held at St. John's

MATTOON -- Have you ever had questions about your life and faith like: “What is my purpose in life?” or, “Why are there so many interpretations of the Bible?” Everybody has questions about faith and there are answers.

Join St. John's Lutheran Church, 200 Charleston Ave. E, at 5:45 p.m. Wednesday as they dive into what it means to be a Lutheran during their "Lutheranism 101" New Member Class. There will be 10 sessions and babysitting will be provided.

For more information, call the church office at 217-234-4923.

Wednesday Morning Bible Study to be held

CHARLESTON -- The LifeSpan Center, 11021 E. Co. Rd. 800 N., hosts its weekly Wednesday Morning Bible Study with Dr. Daniel Haifley from 10:30-11:30 a.m.

For more information, visit or call 217-639-5150.


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