Sterling/Rock Falls Area

Workshop of Wonders: Imagine and Build with God Vacation Bible School (Wed. Jul 23, 2014 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

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St. John's Lutheran Church, 703 Third Ave., Sterling, IL 61081
Teresa Gierhart, 815.625.2634
office@stjohnsonthird.org
http://2014.cokesburyvbs.com/communityVBSSterling

This year, Vacation Bible School is from 5:30-8:00 p.m. Sunday, July 20th through Thursday, July 24th at St. John’s Lutheran Church.

 

Online registration for students ages preschool through fifth grade is now open, as well as online volunteer sign-up. To register, visit the web link above, or contact the church for a hard-copy registration form.

 

This year, the following congregations are participating: St. Paul, St. John’s, First Presbyterian, Grace Episcopal, First Christian and Bethel Reformed Churches, all in Sterling.

 

We will also gather for a commUNITY worship service on Sunday, July 27th at Grandon Civic Center!

Workshop of Wonders: Imagine and Build with God Vacation Bible School (Thu. Jul 24, 2014 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

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St. John's Lutheran Church, 703 Third Ave., Sterling, IL 61081
Teresa Gierhart, 815.625.2634
office@stjohnsonthird.org
http://2014.cokesburyvbs.com/communityVBSSterling

This year, Vacation Bible School is from 5:30-8:00 p.m. Sunday, July 20th through Thursday, July 24th at St. John’s Lutheran Church.

 

Online registration for students ages preschool through fifth grade is now open, as well as online volunteer sign-up. To register, visit the web link above, or contact the church for a hard-copy registration form.

 

This year, the following congregations are participating: St. Paul, St. John’s, First Presbyterian, Grace Episcopal, First Christian and Bethel Reformed Churches, all in Sterling.

 

We will also gather for a commUNITY worship service on Sunday, July 27th at Grandon Civic Center!

Weird Animals VBS (Sun. Jul 27, 2014 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

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Rock River Christian Center, 1800 Prophet Road, Rock Falls, IL
815.625.4371
church@rrccag.org
http://www.rrccag.org/

Calling all kids! Join us for Weird Animals Vacation Bible School at Rock River Christian Center July 27th-31st at 6:00 p.m. See you there!

 

Contact the church for more information!

Weird Animals VBS (Mon. Jul 28, 2014 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

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Rock River Christian Center, 1800 Prophet Road, Rock Falls, IL
815.625.4371
church@rrccag.org
http://www.rrccag.org/

Calling all kids! Join us for Weird Animals Vacation Bible School at Rock River Christian Center July 27th-31st at 6:00 p.m. See you there!

 

Contact the church for more information!

Weird Animals VBS (Tue. Jul 29, 2014 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

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Rock River Christian Center, 1800 Prophet Road, Rock Falls, IL
815.625.4371
church@rrccag.org
http://www.rrccag.org/

Calling all kids! Join us for Weird Animals Vacation Bible School at Rock River Christian Center July 27th-31st at 6:00 p.m. See you there!

 

Contact the church for more information!

Weird Animals VBS (Wed. Jul 30, 2014 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

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Rock River Christian Center, 1800 Prophet Road, Rock Falls, IL
815.625.4371
church@rrccag.org
http://www.rrccag.org/

Calling all kids! Join us for Weird Animals Vacation Bible School at Rock River Christian Center July 27th-31st at 6:00 p.m. See you there!

 

Contact the church for more information!

Weird Animals VBS (Thu. Jul 31, 2014 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

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Rock River Christian Center, 1800 Prophet Road, Rock Falls, IL
815.625.4371
church@rrccag.org
http://www.rrccag.org/

Calling all kids! Join us for Weird Animals Vacation Bible School at Rock River Christian Center July 27th-31st at 6:00 p.m. See you there!

 

Contact the church for more information!

VBS- WILDERNESS ESCAPE (Wed. Aug 6, 2014 9:00 am - 11:00 am)

Contact Info:

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Emmanuel Baptist Church, 1904 18th Ave Sterling , IL 61081
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815.625.0351
http://www.ebcsterling.com

We invite children, grades K-5, to journey with Moses, Wednesday, August 6, through Friday, August 8, 9:00-11:00 a.m.

 

Awards ceremony, Sunday, August 10,2014 at 10:45 with cookout to follow.

VBS- WILDERNESS ESCAPE (Thu. Aug 7, 2014 9:00 am - 11:00 am)

Contact Info:

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Emmanuel Baptist Church, 1904 18th Ave Sterling , IL 61081
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815.625.0351
http://www.ebcsterling.com

We invite children, grades K-5, to journey with Moses, Wednesday, August 6, through Friday, August 8, 9:00-11:00 a.m.

 

Awards ceremony, Sunday, August 10,2014 at 10:45 with cookout to follow.

VBS- WILDERNESS ESCAPE (Fri. Aug 8, 2014 9:00 am - 11:00 am)

Contact Info:

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Emmanuel Baptist Church, 1904 18th Ave Sterling , IL 61081
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815.625.0351
http://www.ebcsterling.com

We invite children, grades K-5, to journey with Moses, Wednesday, August 6, through Friday, August 8, 9:00-11:00 a.m.

 

Awards ceremony, Sunday, August 10,2014 at 10:45 with cookout to follow.

Family Fun and Fire Safety Day (Mon. Sep 1, 2014 10:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Firehouse Ministries Fire Museum
403 W. 2nd St.
Rock Falls, IL 61071
815.622.9490
firemuseum@comcast.net
http://www.firehouseofgodministries.com/outreach-and-events

Firehouse Ministries Fire Museum is hosting a day of family fun including fire safety/firefighting activities for kids, fire truck rides, museum tours, inflatables, and free lunch!

The event admission is free!

RISE Youth Conference (Sat. Sep 6, 2014 10:00 am)

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Rock River Christian Center, 1800 Prophet Rd. Rock Falls, IL 61071
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Delon: 815.499.7015
rrccpastor@att.net
http://www.riseyouthconference.com

RISE Youth Conference is about empowering youth with the tools they need for today's world. RISE is a part of Amped Productions of Rock Falls, IL.

 

RISE will feature the band Willett for music and worship, with Jeremy Willett as the featured speaker. 

 

Youth groups and individuals can register with a $10 advance student registration due by August 15th, or $12 per student after August 15th and at the door.

 

For more details, call Delon or visit our website!

Walk for Vision (Sat. Sep 20, 2014 8:30 am - 10:30 am)

Contact Info:

Lowell Parkway Trail
1550 Washington Avenue
Dixon, IL 61021
http://tinyurl.com/hlcwalk14

Can you envision a Sauk Valley with zero abortions?

Make this vision a reality at Hope Life Center’s upcoming WALK for VISION. The goal is to raise funds to save lives — the average cost of each life saved is $1,200. This is a family friendly 2 mile ‘walk at your own pace’ event with learning stations along the path. There will be snacks (and coffee).

 

Prizes

  • A WALK for VISION t-shirt for each walker in a 4-person team with a combined total of $1,200 or more. Or for any walker raising $300 or more.
  • A WALK for VISION sweatshirt for each walker raising $1,200 or more.
  • Special prizes for the most people recruited and the most funds raised.

 


Register by August 20th to be entered in the early registration prize drawing.

 

Head to the website to find out more information, register, create your personal webpage, and start getting sponsors!