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Heart of Christ Free Health Clinic (Sat. Dec 10, 2016 9:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Northwest United Methodist Church
3800 W War Memorial Dr
Peoria, IL 61615
(309) 472-4472
lsealine@yahoo.com
http://nwunitedmethodist.org

This is a free health clinic held the second Saturday of the month at Northwest United Methodist Church.

 

There are no requirements that need to be met for a person to receive care and there will be no charge. No insurance will be filed it is a truly free medical service that anyone may use.

 

The clinic is organized by Dr. Ted and Lisa Rodgers. Examples of services provided at the clinic include blood pressure checks, the evaluation of medical symptoms, and the treatment of respiratory infections and rashes. Please feel free to come by yourselves, to invite family members, of notify friends that you know of that may need care.

Crossroads UMC Annual Cookie Walk (Sat. Dec 10, 2016 9:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Crossroads United Methodist Church
1420 N. Main St.
Washington, IL 61571
(309) 444-2381
ashaw@mtco.com

No time to bake for the holidays? We can help!

 

We will have a variety of cookies, candy, and other baked goods to choose from.

 

This event is sponsored by the Crossroads United Methodist Women and all proceeds go toward mission work locally and around the world. All items are homemade and donated by church members.

Wrap It Up For Charity - Veterans Home Repair Projects (Sat. Dec 10, 2016 12:00 pm - 7:30 pm)

Contact Info:

The Shoppes at Grand Prairie
5201 W War Memorial Dr
Peoria, IL 61615
309-363-3737
info@ivfullercenter.org
http://www.ivfullercenter.org

Illinois Valley Fuller Center for Housing is wrapping gifts for donations at The Shoppes at Grand Prairie beginning December 9. The wrapping store is located next to Santa’s Village.

 

Donations will be used for home repair projects for Central Illinois Veterans. Call the phone number or visit the website listed above for specific dates and times.          

 

Dates:

  • December 10 - 12:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
  • December 11 - 12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • December 16 - 2:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
  • December 17 - 12:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • December 18 - 12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • December 19 - 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • December 20 - 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • December 21 - 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • December 22 - 12:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
  • December 23 - 12:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
  • December 24 - 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Manger Build (Sat. Dec 10, 2016 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Ray Dennison Chevrolet
2320 N. 8th St.
Pekin, IL 61554
(309) 347-3101

Ray Dennison Chevrolet in Pekin is hosting The Manger Build!

 

The event is free for parents or grandparents to bring in the kids and build a manger! One per household.

 

They will get a participant guide and a dads 7 day spiritual leadership guide to lead the family through Christmas.

Holiday Shop & Stroll (Sat. Dec 10, 2016 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Forest Park Nature Center
5809 N Forest Park Dr
Peoria Heights, IL 61616
309-686-3360
kshoemaker@peoriaparks.org
http://www.peoriaparks.org

On December 2, 9, 10, & 16 come stroll and shop at Forest Park Nature Center!

 

This one-of-a-kind event has become a holiday tradition in central Illinois. Experience a nighttime stroll on a forest path lit with luminaries; enjoy live holiday music, storytelling and caroling; hot wassail and goodies; view and/or purchase unique nature-related artwork from the Nature Art Show & Sale; and shop for eco-friendly, organic and Fair Trade items at the Trailhead Nature Store.

 

Catch your breath and experience an evening guaranteed to get you in the spirit!

The Power of the King (Sat. Dec 10, 2016 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Pekin First Church of the Nazarene
3514 Broadway Road
Pekin, IL 61554
(309) 346-3053
gnash@pekinfirstnaz.org

Pekin First Church of the Nazarene's KIDZONE Children's Choir is presenting "The Power of the King"!

 

What an awesome opportunity to incorporate a live production into your holiday festivities.

 

The performance is absolutely free of charge. We will be happy to reserve seating to accommodate any group size.

 

After the performance, the audience is invited to a complimentary Christmas Cookie Social in the Family Life Center.

 

For more information or to make reservations, you can contact the church at the phone number and email address listed above.

In the Ease of His Glory Healing Services (Sat. Dec 10, 2016 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Warriors for Christ Church
819 Wilson Avenue
People Heights, IL 61616
(309) 635-4583
sandy@warriorsforchrist.info

Pastor Jeff Johns of White Horse Christian Center and Joanna Coe Herndon, healing evangelist, will be speaking at Warriors for Christ Church.

 

Praying for the sick and personal ministry will take place at each service.

The Power of the King (Sun. Dec 11, 2016 10:30 am)

Contact Info:

Pekin First Church of the Nazarene
3514 Broadway Road
Pekin, IL 61554
(309) 346-3053
gnash@pekinfirstnaz.org

Pekin First Church of the Nazarene's KIDZONE Children's Choir is presenting "The Power of the King"!

 

What an awesome opportunity to incorporate a live production into your holiday festivities.

 

The performance is absolutely free of charge. We will be happy to reserve seating to accommodate any group size.

 

After the performance, the audience is invited to a complimentary Christmas Cookie Social in the Family Life Center.

 

For more information or to make reservations, you can contact the church at the phone number and email address listed above.

In the Ease of His Glory Healing Services (Sun. Dec 11, 2016 10:30 am)

Contact Info:

Warriors for Christ Church
819 Wilson Avenue
People Heights, IL 61616
(309) 635-4583
sandy@warriorsforchrist.info

Pastor Jeff Johns of White Horse Christian Center and Joanna Coe Herndon, healing evangelist, will be speaking at Warriors for Christ Church.

 

Praying for the sick and personal ministry will take place at each service.

Wrap It Up For Charity - Veterans Home Repair Projects (Sun. Dec 11, 2016 12:30 pm - 5:30 pm)

Contact Info:

The Shoppes at Grand Prairie
5201 W War Memorial Dr
Peoria, IL 61615
309-363-3737
info@ivfullercenter.org
http://www.ivfullercenter.org

Illinois Valley Fuller Center for Housing is wrapping gifts for donations at The Shoppes at Grand Prairie beginning December 9. The wrapping store is located next to Santa’s Village.

 

Donations will be used for home repair projects for Central Illinois Veterans. Call the phone number or visit the website listed above for specific dates and times.          

 

Dates:

  • December 11 - 12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • December 16 - 2:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
  • December 17 - 12:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • December 18 - 12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • December 19 - 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • December 20 - 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • December 21 - 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • December 22 - 12:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
  • December 23 - 12:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
  • December 24 - 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Peru Missions Trip Fundraiser (Sun. Dec 11, 2016 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Peoria Christian School
3506 N. California Ave.
Peoria, IL 61603
(309) 686-4500

A group of Peoria Christian high school students will be travelling to the city of Cuzco in Peru in 2017 to minister and help the community.

 

You can help support the team by coming to the multi-consultant LuLaRoe sale and bake sale. This is the first multi-consultant sale in the city of Peoria.

 

The sale is in the South Gym of the high school.

Jazz Vespers (Sun. Dec 11, 2016 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Westminster Presbyterian Church
1420 W. Moss Avenue
Peoria
3096738501
wpc@westminsterpeoria.org
http://westminsterpeoria.org/music-arts/jazz-vesper-service/

The Westminster Jazz Vespers service brings together amazing musicianship and holy inspiration weekly, from the second Sunday in September through Pentecost, June 4, for a service of prayer, meditation and music.

 

Weekly, our sanctuary is blessed by the jazz sounds of David Hoffman. The trumpet/flugelhorn soloist and composer/arranger with the Ray Charles Orchestra leads worship along with (most weeks) Dan Leahy, Piano, Mike Nellas, Bass, Jason Brannon, Drums, Jamika Russell, Vocals, along with Rev. Denise Clark-Jones leading the service.

 

Jazz Vespers are held in the church on Sunday afternoons at 4:00 p.m. We gather in the intimacy of the sanctuary for an extraordinary experience of jazz.

 

No charge to join us (free-will offering taken) and no reservations are required. Join us for an extraordinary celebration of joy.

 

For more information, please contact us through the info listed above. Office hours are Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

In the Ease of His Glory Healing Services (Sun. Dec 11, 2016 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Warriors for Christ Church
819 Wilson Avenue
People Heights, IL 61616
(309) 635-4583
sandy@warriorsforchrist.info

Pastor Jeff Johns of White Horse Christian Center and Joanna Coe Herndon, healing evangelist, will be speaking at Warriors for Christ Church.

 

Praying for the sick and personal ministry will take place at each service.

Bible Study Fellowship (Mon. Dec 12, 2016 6:45 pm - 8:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Woodland Baptist Church
6915 N. Allen Road, Peoria, IL 61614
Grace Presbyterian Church
8607 IL-91, Peoria, IL 61615
jilliansmallenberger@gmail.com
http://bsfinternational.org

Come and see an intimate vision of Christ's revealed glory through the eyes of John at Bible Study Fellowship.

 

We meet September 12th through May, on Monday nights from 6:45-8:30.

 

Our women's class meets at Woodland Baptist Church on N. Allen Road, and the men's class meets at Grace Presbyterian Church on Route 91.  Both classes have school-age programs - children K-12 are welcome and study the same passage at an age-appropriate level.

Christmas with Annie Moses Band (Mon. Dec 12, 2016 7:15 pm)

Contact Info:

Bertha Frank Performing Arts Center
350 North Illinois Avenue
Morton, IL 61550
309.284.4085
bertha.frank@mcusd709.org
http://www.berthafrank.org/upcoming-events/event/2016/12/annie-moses-band-hosted-by-morton-fine-arts-association

Christmas With Annie Moses Band is a perennial holiday favorite and stands on the PBS charts as one of the most played specials of the season.

 

A flurry of holiday classics, Christmas with the Annie Moses Band is a relentless lineup of songs and carols chock-full of holiday happiness. From the spirited rendition of ‘God Rest Ye, Merry Gentlemen’ to the breathtaking beauty of ‘O Holy Night’, this evening of music is invigorating, reverential, and transporting.

 

Whether you’re a family intrigued by this family’s musical dynamics or a just looking for a night out on the town, Christmas With Annie Moses Band is the perfect way to spend your holiday evening. So don’t miss out on this cup of musical cheer!

 

Tickets are available here.

Community Bible Study - Day Class (Thu. Dec 15, 2016 9:30 am - 11:30 am)

Contact Info:

Grace Presbyterian Church
8607 N State Rte. 91
Peoria, IL 61615
309-243-5025
bcal98@gmail.com
http://peoria.cbsclass.org

Join us as we study, "Red Sea to the Jordan River: A look at Exodus, Leviticus and Numbers." It's a story of how God delivered His chosen people, the Israelites from Egyptian slavery and established them as a new nation.

 

They tell the story of a holy God's faithfulness to a weak and sinful people like us. Themes like doubt and faith, complaining and grace, crisis and intercession, and failure and repentance teach us to grow spiritually mature.

 

For men, women and children. All levels of learners welcome.

 

Infant and toddler care will be provided along with a preschool through elementary age program.

Food and toiletries distribution (Thu. Dec 15, 2016 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Mt. Sinai Seventh Day Adventist Church
2821 W. Latrobe St
Peoria, IL 61605
309-673-2604

Mt. Sinai SDA Church needs volunteers to unload a truck and repackage food for distribution on every second Thursday of the month.

 

Distribution is every third Thursday of the month. We need volunteers for this day also.

 

Please call a week ahead for times and to sign up to volunteer.

Double Lung Transplant for Julie (Thu. Dec 15, 2016 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Pizza Ranch
4114 N. Brandywine Dr.
Peoria, IL 61614
(309) 839-1420

We are having a benefit at the Pizza Ranch in Peoria.

 

This is to help with the expenses associated with Julie's double lung transplant. All you need to do to help is come out and enjoy some good food!

 

Please share and help spread the word! Hope to see you there!

Community Bible Study Class (Thu. Dec 15, 2016 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Woodland Baptist Church
6915 N. Allen Road
Peoria, IL 61614
309-357-0202
smore1325@outlook.com
http://www.communitybiblestudy.org

Community Bible Study (CBS) Peoria Evening Class invites you to study the Gospel of Matthew!

 

This is a 30-week study for men, women and children of every denomination and every level of understanding. CBS's goal is to make disciples of the Lord Jesus Christ in our communities through caring, in-depth Bible study, available to all. CBS's format is opening in worship, core group discussion and lecture. 

 

Matthew wrote by the power of the Holy Spirit, primarily to his fellow Jews, proving through scripture that Jesus's life and ministry fulfilled the Old Testament prophecies concerning the Messiah.

 

CBS meets weekly on Thursday nights.

Wrap It Up For Charity - Veterans Home Repair Projects (Fri. Dec 16, 2016 2:30 pm - 7:30 pm)

Contact Info:

The Shoppes at Grand Prairie
5201 W War Memorial Dr
Peoria, IL 61615
309-363-3737
info@ivfullercenter.org
http://www.ivfullercenter.org

Illinois Valley Fuller Center for Housing is wrapping gifts for donations at The Shoppes at Grand Prairie beginning December 9. The wrapping store is located next to Santa’s Village.

 

Donations will be used for home repair projects for Central Illinois Veterans. Call the phone number or visit the website listed above for specific dates and times.          

 

Dates:

  • December 16 - 2:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
  • December 17 - 12:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • December 18 - 12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • December 19 - 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • December 20 - 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • December 21 - 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • December 22 - 12:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
  • December 23 - 12:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
  • December 24 - 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.