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Monday, July 8th, 2019


The prayer booth is the Aurora market's first in its 100-year history, Illinois' oldest.

Aurora Methodists’ prayer booth for people, pets at downtown farmer’s market

Prayer booth at farmer's market.

AURORA, Ill., July 5, 2019—Aurora Methodists will pray for people and pets at a sixth annual prayer booth on July 20 and Aug. 17 at the downtown Aurora farmer’s market, 65 S. Water St. Rev. Derek Rogers, pastor at Flowing Forth United Methodist Church in Aurora, invited the public. Prayers and parking are free. Volunteers will offer prayers in English and Spanish from 8 a.m. to noon on both Saturdays. Depending on requests, one to three church volunteers–called pray-ers—will assist. Written prayer requests will also be accepted. In addition to prayers,Read More

Abraham Deng sees God opening a door for the church to bear fruit...

Sudan crisis: Door is ‘wide open’ for the Gospel

by Timothy Cockes CLARKSTON, Ga., July 8, 2019 (BP) — Despite continuing protests and violence in the nation of Sudan, Abraham Deng sees God opening a door for the church to bear fruit, particularly among Muslims. Deng, who came to America as a refugee from what is now South Sudan, frequently visits both his hometown area in South Sudan as well as visiting his wife and three children in the nation of Sudan as they await approval to move to the United States. Deng recounted that three women came toRead More

Rides in MAF Kodiak available

Mission Aviation Fellowship coming to Aurora on July 19

Mission Aviation Fellowship

EXPERIENCE MAF: CHICAGO JULY 19TH 3PM – 7PM Join them at J.A. Air Center – Aurora Municipal Airport July 19, 2019 3PM – 7PM 43W730 US Highway 30 Sugar Grove, IL 60554 You’re invited to Experience MAF at J.A Air Center – Aurora Municipal Airport, just west of Chicago. Festivities begin at 3pm with the departure of the first of 4 flights offered in the MAF Kodiak that served in Haiti in the wake of Hurricane Matthew and piloted by Jungle Pilots are Superheroes star, Brian Shepson! Reserve your seat today! Flight Registration.Read More

The session is the second of two 2019 home-ownership briefings by Habitat.

Learn about Habitat for Humanity home ownership July 9

Fox Valley Habitat for Humanity project

MONTGOMERY, Ill., June 28, 2019 — Fox Valley Habitat for Humanity will offer homeowner information for families needing affordable housing at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 9. The program will be held at Genesis Community Church, 1300 S. Broadway in Montgomery, site of Habitat offices. The public is invited. Parking is free. Debi Albright, Habitat director of operations, will provide information on becoming a Habitat homeowner. Habitat homeowners will also provide information. Applications will be available. The session is the second of two 2019 home-ownership briefings by Habitat. To RSVP, or for more information, callRead More