Fox Trust Form Available

Attached is the Fox Trust application form. Please print a copy, fill in all applicable information and return it to Centenary UMC 331 East State Street, Jacksonville, IL 62650. Deadline for filing is Tuesday, June 1, 2021.   Fox Trust Form

Continue reading

Make plans now to attend UMW Christmas Brunch

UMW Christmas Brunch Spirit Circle invites everyone to share in the holiday cheer at the United Methodist Women’s annual Christmas Brunch on Saturday, December 3 at 9:30 a.m.  This year’s theme is “Angels.”  Brunch will include ham, cheesy potatoes, breakfast casseroles, sheet pan pancakes, muffins, and fruit.  A round of...

Continue reading

Advent Offering to Support Prairieland United Way

Advent Offering This year’s Advent Offering will be given to Prairieland United Way.  Prairieland United Way programs provide over 60,000 units of service in Morgan, Cass, Scott, and Northern Greene counties annually. Prairieland United Way has a local partnership with 24 nonprofit agencies and 30 programs.  Make checks to “Centenary...

Continue reading

Food Basket Volunteers Sought

Christmas Food Baskets Our Centenary family will once again prepare Christmas food baskets for local families.  These will be delivered on Sat., morning, Dec. 17.  If you know someone who would benefit from receiving food, contact Rachel in the church office.  Let Martha Vaché know if you can help deliver...

Continue reading

Underserved Children need your help at Christmas

Salvation Army Angel Tree Tags containing the child’s name, age, and gift suggestions will be available on a small Christmas tree in the narthex later in November. Attach your Angel Tree tag to a large sack with your unwrapped gifts and place it under one of the small Christmas trees...

Continue reading

Plan to Support Chaddock Santa Express

Time for Santa Express Each year, we help provide new Christmas gifts for Chaddock boys and girls.  Needed are gifts of new clothing, school supplies and crafts, hair products, personal care products, and gift items. A complete list of items is available in the narthex or church office.  Unwrapped gifts...

Continue reading

Sign up Now for Advent Bible Study

Advent Bible Study All I Want For Christmas by James W. Moore Mondays in Advent Nov. 21, 28; Dec. 5, 12, 19 10:30 a.m. or 6:30 p.m. Choose the time the fits your schedule best. The cost for the church to order is appx. $10. The deadline to register is...

Continue reading

Kids Church is Here!!

Kids’ Church is shere! While the grown-ups are worshipping in the sanctuary, kids (Kindergarten + up) will have an opportunity to worship in the chapel in a way that is most meaningful and beneficial to them. They will proceed to the chapel right after Small Talk in our regular service....

Continue reading

4th of July Parade Pictures

Centenary Participates in 4th of July Parade 10 adults, 7 children and 1 dog participated in the 4th of July Parade. It was a hot, but gorgeous day to celebrate and toss out candy and bubbles. The parade route was full of cheering people. Thanks to Tom Phillips for pulling...

Continue reading

Nursery Volunteer needed

HELP WANTED Sunday School Volunteer Sought Centenary is currently seeking a volunteer to assist our Nursery Attendant. The church is required to have two adults in the nursery. If you are willing to help, please see Pastor Mel. The nursery will be active at 9:00 a.m. beginning August 7, 2022.

Continue reading

NEW Office Hours

New office hours announced The SPRC is pleased to announce the hiring of Rachel Hinkle to join the Centenary Staff. She joins Christi Kennedy who will be working fewer hours so she may pursue other opportunities. The new office hours will be Mon. 9-12; Tues. 9 -2; Wed. 9 –...

Continue reading