CLAY CENTER – President Abraham Lincoln once said, "Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."No matter if someone is a leading political official, the top of a successful company, or even a parent they all have something in common. Their position comes with power.
The Prince of Peace Altar Society is taking orders for its spring Kolache Bake and Take. Orders for kolaches and cinnamon rolls will be accepted until 400 pans have been sold. Pickup time will be at 5 p.m. Friday, April 15, at St. Rose Auditorium.
The public is invited to attend the Lenten Luncheon series presented by The Barton County Association of Churches. Come and prepare for the celebration of the Resurrection of Jesus, Easter Sunday, March 27. Praying and eating together is a loving act modeled by Jesus - a time for personal reflection and spiritual growth. This week, First Assembly of God Church, 601 S. Patton Rd., hosts with Pastor Jay Beuoy, Grace Community Church, delivering the message. Serving begins at noon to 1 p.m. A freewill offering is suggested to help defray the expenses of the host congregation. Everyone is welcome to ...
Ellinwood United Methodist Church will observe the World Day of Prayer and invites the public to join with women, men and children in more than 170 countries and regions around the world in worship at a special service on March 4 at 1:30 p.m.
The Dominican Sisters of Peace have announced their Christmas services for this season. All will take place at the Dominican Sisters of Peace Convent, Dominican Chapel of the Plains, 3600 Broadway, Great Bend.
The St. Joseph School children, teachers and parish members gathered to pray the rosary on Monday, Oct. 19th in the Parish Center. The month of October was dedicated to the Blessed Virgin Mary, and the daily recitation of the rosary was encouraged. The 75 students of St. Joseph School, ranging in age from kindergarten through 8th grade, stood silently and reverently as the rosary was prayed.
November 05, 2015|
Special to the Tribune
Heartland Farm, a ministry of the Dominican Sisters of Peace, recently established a non-endowed fund within Golden Belt Community Foundation. The purpose of the fund is to provide another avenue for individuals, families, and businesses to support the farm's many programs and operations.
Are you interested in exploring why mention of the church and religion can stir up such negative feelings? Come examine this and other relevant questions when Pastor Julie Shields of the First Congregational United Church of Christ, 3400 21st Street, begins a new study based upon journalist Philip Yancey's book Vanishing Grace: What Ever Happened to the Good News, on Wednesday, Sept. 9, at 6 p.m.
Tim Lewis will be the guest speaker at the next Great Bend Aglow Lighthouse, Saturday, Aug. 8 at Perkins Family Restaurant, 2920 10th St. Coffee and social time begin at 9 a.m., and the meeting is at 9:30. Everyone is welcome.
Over the past 17 years, the building that once housed Roosevelt Middle School at 2100 Broadway in Great Bend has slowly evolved into a center that is making profound differences in the lives of people in the county that have weathered storms the vast majority have through grace been able to avoid. The result is uplifting, not only for those who receive help at what is now the Central Kansas Dream Center, but also for those that take time to help, to pray and to care about their fellow neighbors. On Saturday, an open house will give others who haven ...