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Primetimers Head to the Sousa Archives at the University of Illinois

Date: Thursday, March 15, 2012
Time: 9:30 am
Location: Unity Baptist Church

Our March activity will be on Thursday, March 15th (the third Thursday of the month). We will be going to the University of Illinois to have a tour of the Sousa Archives and Center for American Music. We will need to meet at church at 9:30. The tour will include viewing a collection of ‘older’ musical instruments, John Philip Sousa memorabilia, the ‘first electronic musical instrument’ as well as some items from the U. of I. Marching Band. There will be minimal walking and there are chairs in the rooms to allow us to sit down when needed/wanted. Lunch will be after the tour. If you would like to join us, please let us know here at the church!

Join Us for Family Movie Night

Date: Sunday, February 19, 2012
Time: 5:00 pm
Location: Unity Baptist Church

We will be having a family movie night next Sunday, February 19th at 5 p.m. here at the church. We will be watching the new Christian movie entitled Courageous. This movie is a great reminder about the importance of having a home that is founded on God and His Word. You and your entire family are invited to join us for this special night! If you would like to know more about this movie, please click here to read the review of Courageous by Focus on the Family.

Ladies Night Out

Date: Monday, February 20, 2012
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Applebee's

The Ladies at Unity Baptist Church are heading to Applebee’s for a special Ladies Night Out. If you would like to join us, the special night is Monday, February 20th, at 6pm. We’d love for you to join us for this wonderful night of fellowship together as sisters in Christ!

New Ladies’ Bible Study – The Book of James: Mercy Triumphs by Beth Moore

Date: Tuesdays, Starting March 6, 2012
Time: Mornings: 9am Evenings: 6pm
Location: Unity Baptist Church

A new Ladies’ Bible Study will be starting soon at Unity Baptist Church. From March 6th through April 24th, women in our church and the community are invited to join us as we work through The Book of James: Mercy Triumphs by Beth Moore. The book of James forces us to face the implications of faith. Come and be inspired to put your faith into action in practical ways, such as: Joy, Hardship, Faith, Single-mindedness, Wisdom, Tongue, Humility, Prayer, and more. If you would like to be involved, sign up or contact us at the church. For more information about this study, please watch the video below!

Promise Keepers

If you would be interested in joining a group of men from our church to go to Cedar Falls, Iowa, on July 13-14, 2012, and attend a Promise Keepers meeting; please sign up in the church lobby or by contacting the church. There is no commitment in signing up now; we’d just like to know how many of our men might be interested in attending with us. More specific information about this trip will be coming soon.

Primetimers Head To The Planetarium

Date: Thursday, February 16, 2012
Time: 11:15 am
Location: Unity Baptist Church

This Thursday, February 16, those ages 60 and over [Primetimers] will be meeting at the church at 11:15 am, having lunch at a local restaurant, and then heading to the Planetarium at Parkland College. We have a 1:00 pm appointment to have a showing of the “Prairie Sky Show” in their planetarium. We would love for you to join us and enjoy something very special at the 2nd largest planetarium in Illinois! To sign up, please contact the church!

5th Annual AWANA Grand Prix

Date: Wednesday, February 22, 2012
Time: 6:30 pm
Location: Unity Baptist Church

It’s almost time for our 5th Annual AWANA Grand Prix! The kids in our AWANA Clubs will be competing on February 22, 2012, at 6:30 p.m. for first prize in our AWANA Grand Prix Pinewood Derby. Clubbers have spent the past few weeks building and decorating their pinewood race cars to make the fastest and best looking race car out there. The evening will be spent racing these beautiful, wooden speed machines that the kids have worked so hard to create. So start your engines and join us this Wednesday night for the Ultimate Race Night! Family and friends of clubbers are welcome to join us.