October 2, 2022

Week of October 2, 2022


The Worship Team Needs You!! The Worship Team is looking for volunteers to lead worship and to run the Audio and Video during the Sunday Services. Training is included.

Contact Greg Foust for Worship 605-891-9552, Becca Priem for Video 605-891-3098 or Bruce Lehigh for Audio 214-991-8993.


SHEF Pack, October 2, 1 to 4 pm – SHEF Pack will be taking the boys out to Camp Hallawasa. Meet at the church at 12:45. SHEF Pack is looking for men willing to help with the boys. Questions, contact Bruce Lehigh at 214-991-8993.


Diaper Shower for Brianna & Bailey Wood’s new baby Logan, October 2, 1:00 pm – Brianna is Ted & Jan Moeller’s granddaughter. They could use lots of diapers and have a small wish list on Amazon. They also have a 1-year-old boy, Noah.


SHEF Ladies Retreat, October 8, 8:30 am – 4:00 pm, at Camp Hallawasa

SUNDAY IS THE LAST DAY TO GET TICKETS!!  $10 for a great day of teaching, food, fun and fellowship


Silver Belles October 12, 10:00 am

We will be learning how to can green beans.


Piece Makers October 14, 9:00 am – 11:30 am

Bring a sack lunch if you want to stay for lunch.


SHEF E-Free Fall Festival, October 15, Saturday 3-6 pm, Chautauqua Park – The Church Family Care Team is putting on a new event!! This will be a time for the SHEF family to be together and have fun. We will have a chili cook-off, cornhole, apple bobbing and other fun fall activities. We need people to make chili for the cook-off. If you don’t make chili, please bring sides to go with chili or desserts. There will be a sign-up sheet in the pass-thru for food. Chili entries due by 3:30, eating will start at 4:00 pm. Feel free to invite your friends! Bring a chair. Questions? Call Holly Cotton at 217-827-3581.


 Prayer Requests

Please feel free to put your prayer requests in the prayer box in the pass-thru. Prayer meeting is Tuesdays at 6:30 pm. Requests are kept confidential.


Sermon Notes

Sermon notes can now be found on our website Go to the Sermons Notes tab on the top bar.


The Power of $1

The challenge is for each and every person to give $1 per week to use for compassion ministries in our church and community! Put your dollar in one of the wooden boxes on the back wall of the sanctuary. Please let us know of needs that could be helped through this ministry by contacting an Elder or the church office.


Sermons are available on several formats: – audio sermon tab

iTunes, Spotify and Facebook under Southern Hills Evangelical Free Church Hot Springs - podcast


Weekly Schedule

Sunday:        Service – 8:30 and 10:45 am

                         Sunday School – 9:45 am  Adults 1 class in fellowship Hall


Monday:          6:00 pm -  Monday Night Men (Youth Room)

Tuesday:         6:00 pm – Ladies Bible Study – Get Out of Your Head”          

                             6:30 pm - Prayer Meeting - (Prayer Room)

Wednesday:  10:00 am – Silver Belles (meets the 2nd Wed of every month)

                            6:00 pm – Youth Group Meal (optional)

                            6:30 pm – Youth Group

Thursday:      10:30 am - Women's Bible Study - Patty Augustine's home

                           1:00 pm - Men's Fellowship/Bible Study ( Sanctuary)

                           6:30 pm - Celebrate Recovery - (Fellowship Hall)

Friday:            9:00 am – Piece Makers (meets the 2nd Friday of every     


                           7:00 pm - Family Game Night (Fellowship Hall)