The women of St. Paul's United Church of Christ in Holyrood will hold their annual bazaar from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Oct. 23 in the Fellowship Hall, 301 East Nassau.
This month of October marks the 85th anniversary of the Supreme Court's decision on Pierce v. Society of Sisters.
The Holy Rosary will be held at noon on Oct. 16 at the Convent Fatima Shrine, 3600 Broadway. For more information contact Harold Schmidt at 792-4095. This is one of 5,000 international events to be held on this date.
Great Bend Aglow Lighthouse will meet Saturday at Perkins Restaurant.
The sixth annual Exalt The Name of Jesus Area Wide Event will be held Saturday, starting at 7 p.m. in the Crest Theater in downtown Great Bend.
Here is an interesting question that I would like for you to ponder with me for a little while today. Is beauty over rated? From my perspective, the answer to this question is both yes and no, depending on what kind of beauty we are talking about, and also the source of that beauty.
First Christian Church, 5230 Broadway Ave., will again sponsor the Pumpkin Patch, offering for sale over 2,000 pumpkins in all different shapes, sizes, and colors. Families can come to have family photos taken, and to purchase Indian corn, gourds, small pumpkins for baking Thanksgiving pumpkin pies, said Kelli Frazier at the church.
St. Mark Lutheran Church will hod its annual Noodle/Butterball or Taco Soup lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Oct. 10 at the church Fellowship Hall, 2101 Jackson. Free will offering will be used for church projects.
We have written a number of articles talking about families and the education of children. We have focused on the teaching in the home and how that works. We have focused on teaching in schools and what that should be. We have done all of this with an eye on God's Word and how we can come closer to that standard as we live our lives.
The fourth annual Croptoberfest scrapbooking event, hosted by Memory Makers of First Baptist Church, will be held on Friday, Oct. 8 from 5 p.m. to midnight at the church at 503A SE 110 Ave, Ellinwood. Everyone who attends will receive a special fall Creative Memories scrapbooking gift.
Great Bend Aglow Lighthouse will meet Saturday, Oct. 9 at Perkins Restaurant.
The River of Life Foursquare Church monthly men's ministry breakfast for October is set for this Saturday, according to Rev. David LeRoy.
On Saturday, Sept. 11, St. Paul Lutheran Church of Galatia will begin the celebration of its 100th Anniversary with a Servce of Music. Everyone is invited to attend. At 5:30 p.m. the celebration continues outdoors with a Homemade Ice Cream Social accompanied with cake, pie, desserts and hot dogs. It will be served under the tent north of the church. A free-will offering will be accepted and will be divided between Kans for Kids and Christmas charities. Activities for youth will include a jump house, games and the Galatia Fire Department Training Trailer. Approximately 6:30 p.m ...
Surrendered Family Ministries will be starting choir practices soon for the sixth annual Exalt the Name of Jesus areawide event to be held on Oct. 9, starting at 7 p.m. at the Crest Theater in downtown Great Bend.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - FBI agents visited Thursday with a minister of a small Florida church that plans to burn the Quran on Saturday, as public safety became a paramount concern and President Barack Obama added his voice to the chorus of opposition.
DeleteSt. Johns Episcopal Church will begin its Lenten Study at 10:15 a.m. Sunday, March 9, at the church, located at 17th and Adams St. in Great Bend.
Zeck coming to Aglow Lighthouse
The annual Presbyterian Irish Stew dinner will be served from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday, March 13, in the Fellowship Hall of the First Presbyterian Church at 24th and Washington in Great Bend.
The work of Catholic Sisters is being recognized with Catholic Sisters Week, March 8-14. The Dominican Sisters of Peace will celebrate with a special prayer service at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, March 11, in the chapel of the Motherhouse at 3600 Broadway in Great Bend.
CLAY CENTER – If you are like me St. Patrick's Day might be about watching a parade, wearing green or for some, having a few drinks at the pub.
City Church Ministries, along with Great Bend Christians, will hold their second citywide Christian event at 6 p.m. March 22 at the Best Western Courtyard in Great Bend.
First Assembly of God Church, 601 Patton Road will host the first in a series of Lenten Luncheons at noon Wednesday, March 12.
Julie Zeck will be the speaker at the next Great Bend Aglow Lighthouse, on Saturday, March 8 at Perkins Family Restaurant, 2920 10th St. Coffee and social time begin at 9 a.m., with the meeting at 9:30.
Guest speaker Melissa Harris will lead "Living on the Faith Side" services, March 8 and 9 at Faith Community Church in Great Bend. The Saturday morning women's meeting is at 10 a.m., Saturday evening service – open to all – is at 7 p.m. and Sunday morning worship is at 10:30 a.m.
March 5 is Ash Wednesday, the first day of Lent, the season of preparation for the resurrection of Jesus Christ on Easter Sunday, April 20.
Last week, I reported about churches speaking out against House Bill 2433.
WICHITA(AP) - Pope Francis has named a priest from Illinois as the new bishop for the Roman Catholic diocese of Wichita.
MANHATTAN - We have been watching in the news as the antiquated Iranian navy sails towards American waters. The navy commander is saying this is just a training exercise for new sailors. However, their president is saying this action is being taken because the American navy is near Iran's waters. This is the first time a foreign power has openly threatened the mainland of America since the War of 1812.
Last week the Kansas House of Representatives passed HB 2453, described as an act "protecting religious freedom regarding marriage." Nationally, it was described as an "anti-gay marriage proposal." By Tuesday, the chairman of a state Senate committee assigned to review the bill pronounced it dead.
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