QUINCY -- Trinity United Church of Christ, 2020 S. 24th, will hold a special worship event celebrating the back-to-school season at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. The public is invited.
The event will blend traditional and contemporary worship styles. Third-graders will be given Bibles and the choirs will sing a special anthem based on a poem titled "Crossing the Jordan," written by Dorothy Hoener Bizer, who taught in the Quincy Public Schools for decades and is known for her Latin classes.
Afterg worship, there will be a book release. "Crossing the Jordan" is an 88-page book of poems and writings by Bizer. Donations will benefit Good Samaritan Home Alzheimer's care and the Alzheimer's Association.
Nursery care is available for children 5 years old and younger and van service is available. For more information, call 217-222-1499.