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Sunday, March 26, 2017

I Believe (Sun. 26 Mar, 2017 3:00 pm)

The Peoria Area Civic Chorale Youth Chorus will present their spring concert titled "I Believe" at Peoria’s First United Methodist Church.


The concert's theme embraces songs of hope, encouragement, and possibility and will feature the newly established Preparatory Chorus of 2nd through 6th graders who will be singing two of their own selections as well as joining the Youth Chorus in their final selection of the concert entitled ”I Believe."


The concert will also feature a special guest, Leslie Koons, violinist with the Peoria Symphony, who will accompany the songs "Inscription of Hope" and "Old Joe Clark."


Tickets are $6 for adults and $4 for children and will be available at the door.


For more information, please call the number above.

Jazz Vespers (Sun. 26 Mar, 2017 4:00 pm)

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.

Alpha course (Sun. 26 Mar, 2017 5:00 pm)

Do you wonder if there is more to life? How does God factor in? Have questions?


Come join us for an 11 week ALPHA course answering questions such as, "Is there more to life than this?," "Who is Jesus?," "How does God guide us?," and more.


We are offering free supper and childcare so that you are free to participate or just listen.


For more information, refer to the website listed above.

"The Legacy Journey" (Sun. 26 Mar, 2017 6:00 pm)

Dave Ramsey's "The Legacy Journey" class will lead you deeper into investing, basic estate planning, purposeful living, safeguarding your legacy, and discovering the keys to generational wealth and true generosity.


This class is seven weeks and is geared toward people who have already gone through FPU. The cost for the class is $110 and you will receive a workbook, basic will, and a bonus lesson all in a wooden keepsake box to help you organize and store your important documents.


To register, visit the website listed above.

Film "Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed" (Sun. 26 Mar, 2017 6:00 pm)

Grace Memorial Church in Edinburg is showing the film "Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed" by Ben Stein.

Ben Stein shows how the ideas of Intelligent Design are censored from the scientific debate regarding the origins of life in academia.

The Talleys In Concert (Sun. 26 Mar, 2017 6:30 pm)

The Talleys - an acclaimed southern gospel group - will be in concert at Harvest Time Bible Church.


They have enjoyed 11 number one songs and have received numerous Singing News Fan Awards and Dove Award nominations.


A free-will offering will be taken.