The following churches sent updates for their activities for the week of August 24-30.
• The Vandalia First Presbyterian Church will meet on Sunday, August 28 at 9 a.m. for Sunday School, followed by the Worship Service with the Reverend Michael Lewton at 10 a.m. The ushers for Sunday morning will be Deana Bybee and Justin Hopke. The greeters will be Eddie and Pat Trower. On Sunday afternoon, at 1:30 p.m., they will have a worship service for the residents at Tri-County Care Center.
• The Vandalia United Methodist Church’s Sewing Group will meet at 1 p.m. on Thursday, August 24.
On Sunday, August 28 at 8 a.m., they will host a Back to School Carry-in Breakfast and at 8:45 a.m., will have the Congregational Meeting. Following that will be the Worship Service and Backpack Blessing at 10 a.m.
On Tuesday, August 30, the TOPS Meeting will take place at 5 p.m. followed by the Cub Scout Meeting at 6:45 p.m.
• At Farber Baptist Church, Discipleship Training and Prayer will take place on Wednesday, August 24 at 7 p.m.
On Sunday, August 24 Sunday School classes will meet at 9:30 a.m. with Tom Prior as the director. At 10;30 a.m., the congregation will have the Worship Service with Director of Mission Preston Thomspon speaking.
On Sunday evening at 6:30 p.m., there will be the Evening Service with a Games and Fellowship Time following at which Ice cream and cake will be served to honor those with birthdays and anniversaries during August.
On Saturday, September 3 at 6 p.m., the Annual Fish Fry will take place at Farber’s Sportsman Park.