The following churches sent updates to their weekly schedules:
• At the Vandalia First Presbyterian Church, the Bell Choir will meet at 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, November 29. The Chancel choir will follow at 5:15 p.m.
On Sunday, December 3, Sunday School will begin at 9 a.m. and the Hanging of the Greens with Holy Communion Worship, led by the Rev. Joel Montgomery ,will start at 10 a.m. The ushers for the day will be Jean Trower and Parker Wallace and the greeters will be Richard and Gaytha Webber. The Vandalia Area Ministerial Alliance (VAMA) Christian Hymn Sing at the First Christian Church at 6 p.m.
• At the Farber Baptist Church on Wednesday, November 29, the Adult Choir will practice for the Christmas Musical, which is scheduled for December 10 at 7 p.m.
Also, on Wednesday, November 29, Discipleship Training will begin at 7 p.m.
On Sunday, December 3, Sunday School will begin at 9:30 a.m. The Morning Worship will start at 10:30 a.m. and be followed by the Annual Thanksgiving/Christmas Dinner.
At 5:45 p.m., the Adult Choir will again practice for the Christmas Musical to be performed on December 10 at 7 p.m.
The Evening Worship Service will begin at 6:30 p.m.
The Baptist Women’s Christmas Party will be on Tuesday, December 5 at 7 p.m. at the home of Karen Holbrook. Each lady is asked to bring a $5 gift.
• At the Vandalia United Methodist Church, the Sewing Group will meet at 1 p.m. on Thursday, November 30.
On Sunday, December 3 at 8:45 a.m., Sunday School will start and the Worship Service will start 15 10 a.m.
At 6 p.m., the Community Christmas Hymnsing will be at the First Christian Church.
The TOPS meeting will begin on Tuesday, December 5 at 5 p.m. and the Cub/Boy Scouts will have a Caroling Party.