All Church Picnic: The annual All Church Picnic will be held Sunday, July 21, starting at 11:30 a.m. at Lake Holiday Beach #2. Bring dish to share and your table service, and come join in the fun!
“Night at the FED” is Friday, May 17, at 7:00 p.m. Come and enjoy the music of The Lamplighter’s, a Barbershop Chorus from Montgomery, IL, who will be performing an assortment of lively barbershop music for your enjoyment here at The Federated Church. Following the performance there will be refreshments in Fellowship Hall. There is no charge for this event; a love offering will be taken. This is a community event; come enjoy a night of great entertainment and fun! Child care will be available.
Mother’s Day: Come join us for Sunday’s, May 12, Mother’s Day service, 9:30 a.m., as we honor and give thanks for our mothers! We will also be recognizing our graduates and give prior graduate updates.
Easter Services: Join us for the upcoming Easter Services at The FED. Palms will be given at a special Palm Sunday Service on April 14th, which will also include a Confirmation Ceremony and baptisms. There will then be a Maundy Thursday Service April 18th at 7:00 p.m. in Fellowship Hall, as we prepare for Good Friday and the coming Resurrection of our Lord! A Celebration Easter Service will be held Sunday, April 21st, at 9:30 a.m. Prior to the service, at 8:30 a.m., the EPIC Youth Group will be hosting an Easter breakfast. Pancakes, breakfast casseroles, made-to-order omelets, fruit, pastries, and drinks will be served. A freewill offering will be taken to help fund their summer mission trip. We hope you will be here with us at these special services; you will truly be Blessed!
Annual Spring Basement Sale: This year’s Spring Basement Sale to benefit Open Door, will be held Friday and Saturday, April 26th and 27th. Hours are 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. April 26, and 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. April 27.
“Night at the FED” Mark your calendars for Friday, May 17, at 7:00 p.m., when The Lamplighter’s, a Barbershop Chorus from Montgomery, IL will be performing an assortment of lively barbershop music for your enjoyment here at The Federated Church. Following the performance there will be refreshments in Fellowship Hall. There is no charge for this event; a freewill offering will be taken. This is a community event, and everyone is invited for a night of great entertainment and fun! So spread the word and come join us!
The 2019 Lenten Breakfast Series has been announced. The series will begin Wednesday, March 6, from 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. at The “FED” (Federated Church), 403 N. Main Street, Sandwich, and will be held for six consecutive Wednesdays, concluding April 10. The devotion theme this year is “Sayings from the Cross”, and will feature area pastors bringing messages around the seven sayings of Jesus from the cross. A continental breakfast will be served, and a freewill offering will be taken for the Ministerial Association Good Samaritan Fund to help the hurting and needy in the community. All are invited to attend these special services.
Christmas Eve Service: There will be a candlelight Christmas Eve service at 5:00 p.m. on December 24th. We will sing the old carols, read the Christmas story, and take communion together. Invite a friend and come join us!
Special Christmas Music: The Chancel Choir will be presenting special Christmas music during the worship service on December 16. Please come and invite someone to attend!
Thanksgiving Eve Service: Pastor Dan will be delivering the message, and members of the Chancel Choir will be singing, at the Ecumenical Service of Thanksgiving, to be held at the United Church of Sandwich, 512 Lions Road, Wednesday, November 21, at 7:00 p.m.
All Military Men and Women, both past and present, and their Families, are invited to attend a special worship service on Veteran’s Day, November 11th, at 9:30 a.m. We want to recognize and thank you for your service to our country. Following the worship service, please join us in Fellowship Hall for cake and refreshments in your honor.
Remember to set your clocks back one hour on November 4 when Daylight Savings Time ends!
Happy Veteran’s Day, November 11th, to all veterans, and thank you for your service to our country!
Fourth Tuesday Community Fellowship Feast: The Federated Church, 403 N. Main St., Sandwich, will be hosting the November free Community Fellowship Feast Tuesday, November 27, 2018, from 4:30 – 6:00 p.m. Come join us in fellowship and enjoy a delicious meal.
The Federated Church-403 N. Main St., SAndwich IL. 60545-815-786-8595
- Pastor Dan and his wife Linda
- Our E.P.I.C. Youth Group
- Church Chapel
- Some of the children of the church
- Yearly Lenten Breakfast Series