Blue River to host missionaries

COLUMBIA CITY — Fred and Betsy Eiler, of Frankfort, and representatives of World Missionary Press of New Paris, will speak at the Blue River Church of the Brethren Sunday.The church is located at 3040 E. 700 North, Columbia City. The Eilers will speak at the 9 a.m. Sunday School hour and the 10 a.m. worship hour. A Thanksgiving carry-in meal will follow the morning service.The Eilers visit churches around the country to show the work World Missionary Press is doing worldwide in providing free literature to Christians witnessing in many nations and cultures and languages. World Missionary Press is a interdenominational nonprofit organization printing the Word of God in more than 310 languages, sending Scripture booklets to more than 210 countries, absolutely free. Individuals and congregations also have the opportunity to support the work financially and through volunteering to work in the World Missionary Press bindery as they bind and pack booklets to be shipped all over the world.Blue River Church of the Brethren is located on the Noble-Whitley County Line Road, 1.5 miles east of Ind. 9, two miles west of U.S. 33, and 1.5 miles south of Merriam. The congregation cordially invites the community to these services, and to the Thanksgiving dinner. For more information, call the church at 691-2605, or see the church website at