Every Monday Night there is a Worship Service held at 7:30 p.m. at Eagle House for High School and College age youth. Some adults attend with their youth groups. youth attend these amazing services. It is a time of renewal and fellowship. God has impacted so many families and lives throughout the years through this service. God has worked in mighty ways in this particular service to bring salvations, rededications and genuine worship.
Every Tuesday night, The Youth currently residing in the juvenile detention center in Harrisburg, IL have an opportunity to hear the word through the bible study presented by Daniel. Many have been blessed over the past three years by this outreach.
A monthly update is sent out to any and all of our contributors. encouraging articles and updates about the ministry are included to give focus for prayer to our partners.
5. Easter Sunrise Service:
Each year a 6AM Outdoor service is held on the morning of Easter. The service is conducted outdoors at Eagle House in front of the twenty-six foot cross overlooking the valley behind the ministry site as weather co-operates. Each year’s service differs, but all lift up the Risen Christ. Over the years, the services have proven to be a rich source of inspiration during the Easter season.
On Thanksgiving and Christmas Day we prepare a delicious holiday meal to be delivered to area residents and those wishing to dine in. This meal is served without cost by volunteers and donations.
Revivals: The word revival means “to renew that which was.” Revival services are intended to “rekindle the gift of salvation” among believers. Alan is able to Preach from Thursday to Sunday evenings and other time frames as time allows.
Evangelistic Meetings: A series of worship services designed to reach out to those who have never made commitments to Christ before. For greatest success in these services; planning and preparation must go into these meetings for weeks and months ahead.
Retreats, Rallies, Seminars: A short period of time (one day, a weekend) focusing upon some aspect of the Christian Life to bring about renewed understanding and sharpening skills in this area. For instance, a retreat dealing with the happy Christian marriage.
Discipleship by Pen: Daniel has been in contact with over 50 persons, equipping them with specific bible study materials/, books, and insights to help in their walk with the LORD.
9. Counseling and Prayer:
As time allows, Rev. Milligan counsels with individuals upon request. Alan’s years as a pastor and his formal training qualify him to help those in need of spiritual guidance and direction. Above all training and experience, Alan believes in the ministry of Prayer!
8. Pastoral Ministry:
Alan preaches Sundays at the Karnak UMC. Alan is also the General Evangelist for the Illinois Great Rivers Annual Conference.
The Lighthouse is now up and shining! Praise the LORD. It is open to the public daily from 8am- 8pm. The Lighthouse is a three story building- with an observatory deck, overlooking the beautiful valley below. standing fifty foot high, with stairwell access. Our offices have been relocated to the bottom level of the lighthouse, which gives opportunity to be available to whomever comes to tour the lighthouse. It’s our prayer, this unique addition to Eagle House will draw many persons to Jesus Christ. We have had several come and see! We would love for you to come and pray in the prayer chapel and view the scenery below.
The Footsteps Conference happens the first Saturday in June at the Vienna High School. We typically have a keynote speaker, with several break-off speakers, to have more intimacy and discussion for all involved to gain as much insight as possible. It has been a blessing to many.
Each summer we have had mission teams come to Eagle House to stay and work on elderly, or low income individuals/ families, who need help with home repairs. Eagle House Hosts the teams as they come, and serve the community. It has been a huge blessing to all involved.
1. Prayer Gardens: Although we have only three acres as our ministry site, we want to use all of it to minister to our guests. In the future, there will be several out door places for individuals or small groups to commune with God and others.
But they that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; and they shall walk, and not faint."