What’s Happening


MONDAY September 25   
Ministry & Oversight meeting, 7:00 PM by Zoom

WEDNESDAY September 27 
 —Intercession Salad supper, 5:30 PM @ parsonage
–Welcome Class Bible study, 7:00 PM by Zoom
–Fabulous Friends/Parsonage classes Zoom, 8:15 PM

THURSDAY September 28  
–Vocal choir practice, 6:30 PM in choir room
–Chiming choir practice, 7:15 PM in basement parlor

SUNDAY October 1          
World Quaker Day Meeting for Worship-Sharing, 10:00 AM, in person @ meetinghouse and online via Zoom
WEDNESDAY October  4     
Monthly Meeting for Business, 7:00 PM by Zoom
AN OFFERING PLATE to receive contributions for Winchester Friends’ ministries is located on the round table in the sanctuary parlor.  Thank you for your faithful support of the Lord’s work through our church.
THE WELCOME CLASS BIBLE STUDY will meet this Wednesday September 27 at 7:00 PM by Zoom to study Lesson 11 (“Betrayal and Arrest,” drawn from Mark 14) in the summer Illuminate quarterly.  All are welcome — request a quarterly and/or the Zoom link from the church office.
READ THROUGH THE BIBLE IN 2023:  This week’s chapters are Ezekiel 46-48, Daniel 1-12, and Esther 1-7.  The year’s daily reading schedule is on the parlor table.
FRUIT OF THE VINE:  The new issue of the Quaker daily devotional for October-December is available today on the southwest parlor table.
PILL BOTTLE COLLECTION:  The Missions & Social Concerns Committee is collecting plastic pill containers this summer for Matthew 25 Ministries, an Ohio agency serving overseas medical missions.  Pick up an information/ instruction sheet from the west parlor table, and place donated bottles in the collection box on that table.
THE CLERKS & OFFICERS of the Meeting will meet on October 9 to prepare a list of ministries “beyond ourselves” to receive Best Trust Special Projects funds for making God’s love visible and tangible in this church year July 2023-June 2024.  If you have a leading regarding a ministry to be considered, please speak with clerk Brian Lilly or the church office.
PENNIES FROM HEAVEN $10 bills are available to Friends willing to carry them until led by the Spirit to share it with someone needing a bit of help and a reminder of God’s love.  See Ron Ferguson to obtain one.  
Winchester Friends Church        winchesterfriends@juno.com
124 E Washington     Winchester IN 47394     765-584-8276