Announcements | 8/30/20

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Weekly Outlook

Sunday, August 30
9:00 am        Sunday Worship | In person and live stream
10:45 am     Sunday Worship | In person only
                        Nursery and Children’s Church available
6:00 pm       Church Picnic | Upper Tuthill Park
Tuesday, September 1
6:30 am       Corporate Prayer | at FEFC
Sunday, September 6
9:00 am        Sunday Worship | In person and live stream
10:45am      Sunday Worship | In person only
                        Nursery and Children’s Church available
6:00 pm       Sunday Evening Worship | at FEFC

The Big 3

#1) All Church Picnic—Sunday!
We are having a church picnic Sunday, August 30th from 6pm-9pm at Upper Tuthill park. We ask that you bring all the food, drinks, and eating utensils that you or your family will need. We will not be serving anything potluck style at this event. Thank you for your understanding.
#2) Membership Class—Sunday!
Sunday, August 30th from 12:15pm to 3:15pm in the Fellowship Hall, we will have a class for those interested in church membership. We will explore our ministries and doctrine of the Evangelical Free Church. If you want to sign up or have any questions, please talk to a pastor today!
#3) Sunday School Registration
Sunday School begins September 13th at 10:30am and it will run concurrent with the second worship service.

Children's Sunday School
Please register for Children’s Sunday School by September 1. Registration is now open for Children’s Sunday School. Please visit the link or contact Ellie in the office at 605-338-2077 and she will happily assist you.
College and Career Sunday School Class
This class with Mike Austin is for college students and beyond. It includes a discussion of the morning's sermon along with some short biographical looks at Christian philosophers. We meet in room 106.
Adult Sunday School Class: Sept 13th-Nov 8th
Whether it’s an organization or a family, it is important to know how each member contributes to the overall good of their society and benefits every member. We hope you will join one of the Elder classes and learn why their role is important for everyone in the church. Classes run Sept 13-Nov 8. Jeff Burch (Fellowship Hall), Michael Herrmann (room 110), and Bill Menke (Room 109) will be teaching this class. We plan to provide books for everyone in the class, so please sign up by September 1st. You may sign up three ways: on the sign-up sheet in the foyer, through our website link, or by calling Ellie in our church office at 338-2077. 
Men’s Discipleship Opportunities
Men! Let’s gather to study and discuss God's word. Beginning the week of September 13th we will be going over  a variety of discussion topics.  Three different meeting times are available:
-Mondays at 6:30 am - Bagel Boy (3200 E 26th St) with Pastor Dan. We will be going over Man up: The Quest for Masculinity by Jeffrey Hemmer. Book available for $10 from Pastor Dan or the church office.
-Wednesdays at 12:00 pm - Cody's Smokehouse (6401 S Louise Ave) with Pastor Terry. We will be going over the book of 1 Samuel.
-Saturdays at 7:00 am - Josiah's Coffeehouse (101 S Reid St) with Jim Loudenslager and John Christensen. We will be going over a book by Tozer.

First Free 411

Lifetouch Photos—September 9-12th: Canceled


Lost and Found Items
Lost and Found items are being donated on September 6th. Please go through the cabinet and grab what is yours!
Women’s Ministry Bible Studies
There are two opportunities for you to join us. 
  • Thursday mornings from 9:00 -11:00 AM starting September 10th. We will be studying God of Creation: A Study of Genesis 1-11 by Jen Wilkin. Cost is $17. Note: In Person and Zoom Option available. Childcare provided through age 5.
  • Tuesday Evenings at church from 7:00-8:30 PM. Intro Night will be September 8th and then we will meet every other Tuesday evening starting September 15th for the study of Colossians He is Enough: Living in the Fullness of Jesus by Asheritah Ciuciu. Cost is $10.
Registration deadline is August 30th for both. Please sign up any of 3 ways - on the sheet in the foyer, by emailing Mary Lynne Johnson at or register online at 

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