Sunday bulletin

Claypool UMClaypool United Methodist Church will be holding a Tenderloin Dinner on Friday, March 7, from 4 to 7 p.m.Carry outs are also available. Claypool United Methodist Church would like participants to know if you bring a canned item to the Tenderloin Dinner, you will recieve 50 cents off you meal. The proceeds will go to the church and the church’s mission projects. The church is located at 302 East Section Street, Columbia City, For more information about the dinner, and the costs, contact Jane Brubaker at City UMSunday at Columbia City United Methodist Church, the message title is “Are We There Yet?” The scripture is from Matthew 17:1-9. The youth who have recently received their driver’s license will be recognized.An Ash Wednesday worship service will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday. The Red Cross Blood Drive will be hosted at the church Thursday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.The CCUMC Lent Study will begin March 9 through April 19, and the book to be studied will be Adam Hamilton’s 24 Hours That Changed the World. Upcoming activities in March include the UMW Rummage and Bake Sale March 14 and 15. Donations may be dropped off at the church that week; and the Chili Cook-Off, which will raise money for participating church activities and groups, Sunday, March 23 from 4 to 6 p.m. CCUMC is located at 605 N. Forest Parkway. Services are Sundays at 8:30 a.m. (traditional) and 11 a.m. (contemporary), with Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. Pastors are David Arnold and Kent Lundy. Eagle Quest Eagle Quest Church invites you to a special service Thursday, March 6 at 7 p.m. with Robert Rogers. Rogers is an accomplished worship leader, pianist, songwriter, and author of “Into the Deep: one man’s story of how tragedy took his family but could not take his faith” Robert teaches others to live a life of no regrets with his inspiring words and original songs at the piano. Seating is limited. Sunday at 10:30 a.m., Pastor Tim Scroggs will be sharing from the sermon series “The Parables of the Kingdom Series” on “Master Gardener”. The church is located at 1120 N. State Road 109 Columbia City, just north of 30 on 109.Grace Lutheran The Youth will have a Winter retreat at Pokagon this weekend.The church’s Congregational meeting has been rescheduled for Sunday. After service there will be a carry-in lunch, and the Congregational meeting.Pam Shanahan will be the hostess for Abigail Monday evening at 6:30 p.m. in the lounge. Penny Samuels will present the lesson.The Christian Education team will meet Tuesday evening at 6:00 p.m.Grace will be holding its annual Shrove Tuesday Tenderloin Fry Tuesday, March 4 in the Parish Hall from 4 to 7 p.m. Dinner is an all-you-can-eat tenderloin meal that includes salad, dessert and beverage. Carry-outs will be available. For more information about the dinner and the costs, contact Barb Overdeer at 260-244-7118.Troy PresbyterianEveryone in the community is welcome to attend a special presentation at Troy Presbyterian Church Sunday. The Whitko Gospel Choir will perform a free concert for the congregation and visitors. The Gospel Choir has been a part of Whitko High School since the mid 1970s. This year’s group has 17 members. The choir is under the direction of Dawn Hinthorn and performs at various locations throughout the year. They will perform during the worship service that starts at 9:50 a.m. The choir delivers a message in words and music for all to hear. The church hopes many in the community will join them for this musical worship service. Sunday school starts at 9 a.m. On Wednesday, Jesus For Life will meet in the Family Life Center from 6 to 7:30 p.m.The church is located one-half mile east of Ind. 5 on West Lincolnway.