What’s Happening

THIS WEEK (Eighty-eight) of pandemic alterations
MONDAY November 15      

–Book Discussion Group, 7:30 PM by Zoom


WEDNESDAY November 17   

No Prayer Soup supper
–Welcome Class Bible study, 7:00 PM by Zoom
–Chiming choir practice, 7:00 PM in church dining hall


SUNDAY November 21 
 –Meeting for Worship-Sharing, 10:00 AM, both in person at the meetinghouse and online via Zoom 
–Community Food Pantry Sunday
–Trustees and Missions & Social Concerns Committee meetings postponed until Sunday November 28
–Community Thanksgiving Service, 6:00 PM @ Bear Creek Friends
THE BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP will meet on Monday November 15 at 7:30 PM by Zoom to discuss The Night Watchman  (Louise Erdrich).  See Pam Ferguson for a copy.
READ THROUGH THE BIBLE IN 2021:  This week’s chapters are James  1-5, Galatians 1-5, I Thessalonians 1-5, II Thessalonians 1-3, and Acts 15-19.  The year’s daily reading schedule is available on the parlor table.
THE WELCOME CLASS BIBLE STUDY will meet this Wednesday November 17 at 7:00 PM by Zoom.  They will study Illuminate Lesson 11 “Justice and Charity,” drawn from Ruth 2.  Everyone is welcome — please tell the church office if you’d like to receive the Zoom link.
THE COMMUNITY THANKSGIVING SERVICE, sponsored by the Ministerial Association, will be held next Sunday evening November 21 at Bear Creek Friends (northwest of Winchester at the intersection of CR 400W and CR 500N).  Facemasks will be optional.
AROUND 400 USFW FROZEN APPLE DUMPLINGS still are available for sale for your upcoming holiday feasts.  All proceeds go to fund USFW’s missions and outreach ministries.  Please contact Marsha Kritsch or the church office to place dumpling orders.
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.
PANDEMIC GATHERING:  For Friends’ health and safety, combined in-person and online Meetings for Worship-Sharing (utilizing Zoom video/phone conferencing) will be held at 10:00 AM each Sunday until further notice.  To connect by telephone, dial 1-301-715-8592, then key in the meeting ID (249 900 7533) and meeting password  (162473).


Winchester Friends Church        winchesterfriends@juno.com
124 E Washington     Winchester IN 47394     765-584-8276