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July 2013

Congratulations, Graduates! - Several of our young people graduated in June - be sure to congratulate them on their accomplishment! (see list of graduates)

Shut-Ins - The church office will be glad to mail bulletins and Hometouch devotionals to shut-ins.

(see complete details)

Flowers in the Chancel - Sarah McNamara blesses us with the beautiful flowers in the sanctuary each week. One week in September is still available if you'd like to sponsor the flowers in memory or honor of someone. (read more)

Two, Yes, Two - Two Meals in July - Broadway will be helping with two meals in July - great opportunities for you to help in various ways! (see complete details)

Session Update - Several actions were taken at recent Session meetings. (read more)

A Profuse Thank You! - from Pat Cross to all who helped with Starlight Revue on June 4th. (more details)

Festival d'Ete - QCAIR hosts an International Festival on July 13. (read complete details)

It's a Free Sale! - Clothing and Home Decor Giveaway on July 20th! Donations are appreciated, and all are welcome! (see more information)

Starlight Revue - Broadway hosts another Starlight Revue on July 30. (see more details)

Broadway is Being Represented on QCI's Board of Directors - Yancy Bolden represents Broadway on QCI's Board of Directors. (see complete article)

Team Broadway - Broadway has MANY opportunities for you to put your talents to good use! (read complete details)

Where Can You Serve? - Four positions are opening on Session. (see details)

Presbyterian Women - Circle members have been busy over their summer break, and Circle meetings will resume in September. (read complete article)

May 2013

Presbyterian Women - The Bible Study Workshop will be held in Geneseo on June 4. After May our Circles will have June, July and August off, starting back up in September. Lois Larson is ready to order our new Circle Study books for fall. (see complete details)

April 2013

Presbyterian Women - Several events in our area are coming soon - the Spring Gathering of PW on April 13 in Milan, a Spring Luncheon with South Park Presbyterian on May 2, and a Bible Study Workshop on June 4. Be sure to get your reservations in! (see complete details and reservation deadlines)

Session - Broadway's Session met on March 14. (complete details)

Book Club News - The Book Club will meet at Granite City in Davenport on Wednesday, April 10.

(see complete details)

Recycling Old Electronics - Bring all your old electronics to the church for recycling. (more information)

March 2013

Easter Worship and Celebration - We will all worship together at 10:45 am to celebrate the joy and hope of Easter. At 1:00 pm, we will gather for our Annual Community Easter Dinner. We hope you'll join us for the worship service and the potluck! (graphic)

An Afternoon with "The Church Basement Ladies" - Judy Medley has reserved seating for 20 for the matinee on Thursday, April 25, at Circa 21. (see complete details)

Session - Broadway's Session took several actions on February 14. (complete details)

Presbyterian Women - Two events are coming up - the Spring Gathering of the Presbyterian Women of Great Rivers and the Broadway PW Spring Luncheon. (see complete details)

Fire Extinguishers Available - A limited number of fire extinguishers are available in the office if you would like one for your home. (see complete details)

Book Club News - The Book Club will meet at the Belgian Inn on Wednesday, March 20 at 11:30. (see complete details)

February 2013

Ash Wednesday - You are invited to our traditional Ash Wednesday Soup Supper and Worship Service

featuring Scripture, Song, & Prayer at 5:30 pm on February 13. (graphic)

Session - Broadway's Session took several actions in January. (complete details)

Presbyterian Women - Broadway's PW host the 2013 Church Women United Winter Forum, and Circle Meetings. (see complete details)

Book Club News - The Book Club will meet Wednesday, February 20th at Pagalo’s Pizzeria Gelato Café (formerly known as Pinocchio’s) in Milan. (see complete details)

March Newsletter Deadline - Articles for the March "Broadway Visitor" are due February 15. (details)

January 2013

A Huge Thank You - Many thanks to Ms. Helen and those who've contributed coupons to send to military bases overseas -- we were able to send over $9,000 in usable coupons in 2012! (graphic)

Presbyterian Women - Broadway's PW enjoyed their Christmas Luncheon and elected & installed officers for 2013. (see complete details)

Session - Broadway's Session took several actions during meetings on December 13 and 27. (complete details)

BeFriender Training 2013 - The Pastoral Care Department at Trinity Medical Center is offering BeFriender Training again, beginning in March. (read more)

Book Club News - The Book Club will meet Wednesday, January 9th at Goombazz Big City Eatzz in Rock Island. Judy Medley plans to bring a list of books for the next six months. (see complete details)

January Office Hours - The church office will be open Monday through Friday, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm (graphic)

February Newsletter Deadline - Articles for the February "Broadway Visitor" are due January 13. (details)

December 2012

Celebrate Christmas at Broadway - Join your Broadway family and friends to celebrate Christmas! Christmas Eve Candlelight Services are at 5:00 and 11:00 pm, and our Annual Community Christmas Dinner is at 1:00 on Christmas Day. We'll provide meat, potatoes, and drinks. Share the invitation with your family and friends! (full details)

Session - Several actions were taken at the November Session meeting. (see complete details)

Thank You! - Thanks to those who helped with the Thanksgiving Dinner! (graphic)

Presbyterian Women - PW Christmas Luncheon and wishes for a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. (read more)

Winter Weather Closings - Broadway will announce any weather-related closings and schedule changes several places. (see complete details)

I Corinthians 13 - a Christmas Version - Am I just going through the motions, or am I showing love this Christmas? (read more)

November 2012

Annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner - Join your Broadway family and friends for our Annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner at 1:00 on Thanksgiving Day. We'll provide meat, potatoes, and drinks. Share the invitation with your family and friends! (full details)

Session - Several actions were taken at the Session meeting on October 11, including setting a schedule for Blended Worship Services and a change in installation date for officers. (see complete details)

Thank You from Lois Stengel's Family - The family of Lois Stengel thanks all who helped with the luncheon after the funeral.

Presbyterian Women - November brings PW's Thanks Offering, and a Church Women United meeting. Mark your calendars for the PW Christmas Luncheon on December 7th! (read more)

Always Giving Thanks - Everything has first passed through Him before coming to you. Because of this, you can thank Him for everything that comes your way ... (read full reflection from "Streams in the Desert")

Book Club - Join the Karon Book Club for lunch and discussion of Fatally Flakey at Cool Beanz on November 14. (read more)

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Message from Mary - November finds me considering the many blessing I have to be thankful for. First I’d like to say a great big THANK YOU to everyone for their tireless effort and support that made our OctoberFest and Health Fair a wonderful success. (read more)

Crohn's and Colitis - November is Crohn's and Colitis Awareness Month. Crohn’s disease and Ulcerative Colitis are the two most common types of inflammatory bowel disease. (read more)

Alzheimer's Awareness - November is Alzheimer's Awareness Month. What is it Alzheimer's Disease: Alzheimer’s is a type of dementia that causes problems with memory, thinking and behavior.Symptoms usually develop slowly and get worse over time. (read more)

Hospice & Palliative Care - While I was a nursing student, I worked as a CNA at the Clarissa Cook Hospice House in Bettendorf, Iowa. My experience there taught me the value of Hospice and Palliative Care for patients with a life limiting illness or injury and their family members. (read more)

October 2012

Welcome, Rev. Charles Cunningham - Broadway Church is very fortunate to have Rev. Charles Cunningham be our new transitional pastor. He will be here 24 hours a week beginning Oct. 1.

(read more)

Octoberfest & Health Fair - see complete details by clicking here

Thank You from Lois Cobert's familiy - The family of Lois Cobert thanks all who helped with the luncheon after the funeral.

Presbyterian Women - In September, Broadway's Presbyterian Women enjoyed the Fall Gathering of PW in Bloomington, and held the Autumn Supper at Broadway. (read more)

Session - The Session meets on the second Thursday of the month. Session meetings are open (voice may be granted by action of the Session). Several actions were taken in September. (read full article)

Book Club News - Join the Karon Book Club for lunch and discussion of Clara and Mr. Tiffany at TPC Deere Run on October 10. (read more)

Important Smart Choice News - Due to low volume, Braodway has decided to discontinue Smart Choice, and we are looking at other ways to serve our community. (read more)

September 2012

Raafat Girgis - Broadway is blessed to welcome Rev. Dr. Raafat Girgis, PCUSA Associate for Multicultural Ministry on September 8 and 9. (read more)

Vision 2012 Update - We have made a great deal of progress on our Vision 2012 goals. (read more)

Presbyterian Women - Study Circles resume and special events are coming this month. (read more)

Session Summary (August) - Session took several actions in August. (read more)

Dispatches to God's Household: the General Epistles - PW will take on a different type of Bible study this fall. (read more)

Book Club - Join the Karon Book Club for lunch and discussion of The Half-Stitched Amish Quilting Club at Red Lobster on September 12. (read more)

Broadway Issues Class Kicks off September 9 - Members and visitors are invited to attend the Issues Class each Sunday at 10:30 a.m. (read more)

August 2012

Concert on the Lawn: Rose 'n' Thorns - Join us for our final Concert on the Lawn for this summer on August 19. (read more)

Presbyterian Women - A look ahead to fall Circle Meetings, and Thank You for participating in the Bakeless Bake Sale. (read more)

Karon Book Club - Join the Karon Book Club for lunch and discussion of Whispers of the Bayou at Miss Mamie's on August 8. (read more)

Welcome! - We'd like to welcome Craig Clough, our new organist for the Traditional Service. Please welcome Craig when you see him.

July 2012

Health Ministry News - Mary Pedersen, R.N., Broadway's new Health Ministry Coordinator introduces herself and shares helpful summer health information. (read more)

Concerts on the Lawn - A look ahead to our next Concert on the Lawn on July 15. (read more)

God is Good! - Broadway's been blessed with a great group of young people eager to serve this summer! (read more)

Presbyterian Women - A Bakeless Bake Sale! (read more)

June 2012

God's Door is Open - Who Are We to Stand in the Way? - Broadway welcomed 18 new members on May 27 through baptism, confirmation, and re-affirmation of faith. (read more)

from "General Presbyter's Perspective" - Sue Krummel shares encouraging reflections on her experience at Broadway on May 27. (read highlights - Broadway Visitor) (full article from Presbytery of Great Rivers newsletter)

Broadway's New Health Ministry Coordinator - A warm welcome to Mary Pedersen! (read more)

Bandits Game Fundraisers - Join the fun and help support Broadway's sister churches, concert series, and general fund! (read more)

Concert on the Lawn: Christopher Sheridan - Our annual Concerts on the Lawn return June 17 with Christopher Sheridan. (read more)

Karon Book Club - The Karon Book Club will meet on Wednesday, June 13 for lunch and discussion of

Laura Schroff's An Invisible Thread. (read more)

Presbyterian Women - Looking ahead to fall. (read more)

May 2012

Changes to Broadway Visitor - The Broadway Visitor is now available via e-mail! (read more)

Report of Presbytery Meeting - Leila Geist attended the Presbytery meeting on March 6 as Broadway's delegate to Presbytery. She shares highlights of messages full of hope and encouragement for Broadway's new path of Faith and Life. (read more)

Adventures on Promise Island! - Join us for VBS May 7-11 as we discover God's lifesaving love!

(read more)

Karon Book Club - The Book Club will discuss Leota's Garden on May 9 at Arthur's Garden Deli.

(read more)

Presbyterian Women - Many spring and summer events are coming up! (read more)

Our Annual Concerts on the Lawn are Coming Soon! - This summer, we continue our tradition of free Concerts on the Lawn with three fantastic concerts. (read more)

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