Upcoming Events

Family Christmas Party December 20

Meet at IAC at 4:00 pm for Caroling (or stay and fellowship–games and activities planned)

5:00 pm Dinner — please bring a dish to share

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Games and Fellowship


Centreville Christmas Parade is now December 12

Parade was postponed from Dec 5 till Dec 12.  IAC will have a float in this year’s parade!  Come and watch!

Bible Quizzing

Bible Quizzing :   Practice will be on Wednesdays at 6:00 pm during the 2014-2015 quiz season.  See Tim Coffelt for more info.

Dates to put on the Calendar

December 7:  Ministry leaders have reports into the church office for the Annual Meeting

December 9:  6:00 pm Men’s Chili Cook-off and Corn Hole Tournament

December 14:  after worship Annual Meeting

December 20:  4:00 pm – 8:00 pm Caroling and Family Christmas Party

December 24:  7:00 pm Candlelight Christmas Eve Service






Latest News

Typhoon Haiyan

Many have asked how they can learn more about the effects of Typhoon Haiyan and how it has impacted Alliance churches in the Philippians.   Visit the CAMA services web site at for the most recent updates.  At this time dollars are the greatest need. CAMA services has already sent $10,000 for initial help. The Alliance church in the Philippines are assessing how they should best assist the
overwhelming needs.  Very soon they will make known what continuing help is needed.  CAMA services, in the name of Jesus, partners with other like-minded agencies bringing assistance to suffering people in their time of great need.

UNTANGLED Youth Bible Study

WEDNESDAYS AT 6:30 PM  for  grades 6-8 and grades 9-12.  Note:  not meeting November 26.  Special event planned for December 5 & 6.

Men’s Bible Study

TUESDAY EVENINGS 6:45 PM.  Study:  Book of Romans.  All men welcome!   Chili cook-off & corn hole tournament December 9, then the group will take a break and resume January 6.

Ladies Bible Studies

TUESDAY MORNINGS 10:30AM.   Study:   completed for 2014.  This study will resume January 13 with a brand new study.

TUESDAY EVENINGS 6:45 PM.      Study:   Children of the Day, a study of 1 & 2 Thessalonians by Beth Moore.  All ladies welcome!  This study is on break and resume January 6.

Adult Sunday School Class

The Adult Sunday School is currently offering two classes:  (1) class for men and women meets in the church library studying Old Testament Survey led by Pastor Tom.    (2) a class on marriage  led by Ashley Davis  meets in Room 1.  This class is open to those who are married or are thinking about marriage.  All classes begin at 9:00 am.

Youth Community Fund

IAC has  an account at Today’s Yesterdays (a consignment shop near the Safeway in Chester).  They are   accepting current season’s clothing, household items, jewelry, etc.  All items should be in resaleable condition.   When you drop off your items, please say that they are for the Island Alliance Church account.  Proceeds from the sale of these items will be used to help fund the youth mission trip.  This is a great time to clear out those closets!