View Mobile Site

Archive By Section - Religion


Church briefs

Johnson retirement reception is Sunday

January 09, 2014 | | Religion


January can be a new start for faith

CLAY CENTER – As a sunrise means the start of a new day, so January means the start of a new year. Our world is filled with examples of new starts. The toss of a coin on a football field is the start of a new game, the exchange of vows in a wedding ceremony is the start of a new life-long relationship and the first day on a job is the start of new opportunities. Examples of new starts are all around us. They can teach us a few things.

January 09, 2014 | Hope for Today By Clint Decker | Religion


First UMC to host Unity Prayer Service

Members of the Barton County Association of Churches said they hope to have every congregation in Great Bend represented at a unity prayer service this month. Everyone is invited to the service, which will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 19, at the First United Methodist Church, 2123 Forest. The speaker will be the Rev. Carrie Buhler from Trinity Methodist Church in Great Bend.

January 09, 2014 | | Religion


Trever Ball to speak at Aglow Lighthouse meeting

Great Bend native Trever Ball will speak at the next Great Bend Aglow Lighthouse meeting, taking place Saturday, Jan. 11, at Perkins Restaurant, 2920 10th St. Coffee and social time is at 9 a.m., with the meeting starting at 9:30.

January 02, 2014 | | Religion


Movies with a Message series continues

Heartland Center for Spirituality in Great Bend will show the 2009 movie "The Blind Side" as part of the continuing "Movies with a Message" series.

January 02, 2014 | | Religion


​Open house to celebrate ministry of Pastor Strasen

The congregation of Trinity Lutheran Church invites the community and friends of Pastor Jim and Miriam Strasen to an open house celebration of their ministry at Trinity Lutheran Church, from 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 12, in the Fellowship Hall, 2701 24th St. Come to reminisce and reflect on the 11-plus years they have nurtured and guided the congregation and served in our community.

January 02, 2014 | | Religion


Learn fiber art skills at Heartland Farm

PAWNEE ROCK - Heartland Farm will offer a FiberSpace program, teaching fiber art skills. Hours are 7-9 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 17, and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 18.

January 02, 2014 | | Religion


Minister recognized for lifetime of service

Editor's note: This article was written by Eric Johnson, son of Rev. Bill and Lois Johnson, in honor of his father's retirement and the celebration of his parents' 27 years of service to the community and the First Christian Church in Great Bend.

January 02, 2014 | | Religion


Sisters announce Masses, sung morning prayers

Dominican Sisters of Peace announce the following services for the new year at the Dominican Chapel of the Plains, 3600 Broadway Ave.

December 26, 2013 | | Religion


Researcher works with urban churches to develop cancer communication plans

LAWRENCE - African-American men and women are No. 1 and 2, respectively, when it comes to mortality rates from colorectal cancer, yet informative programs aimed at reaching these populations are rare. A University of Kansas professor has published initial findings from a program aimed at studying the effectiveness of urban churches in leading efforts to communicate information about colorectal cancer to African-Americans.

December 26, 2013 | | Religion


Retreat for Catholic converts offered

The Heartland Center for Spirituality announces a retreat for individuals preparing for the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) into the Catholic church. It will be offered from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, at the center in Great Bend.

December 26, 2013 | | Religion


St. John Episcopal holding service on Christmas Eve

St. John Episcopal Church, 17th and Adams St., Great Bend, invites the public to come and help members celebrate the birth of the Savior this Christmas Eve. The church service begins at 7:30 p.m., and members are hosting a gathering party before the service at 6:30 p.m.

December 19, 2013 | | Religion


Heartland Center's SpiritLife classes start Jan. 4

Heartland Center for Spirituality in Great Bend will hold SpiritLife classes on Saturday Jan. 4, from 9 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. Classes and instructors are as follows:

December 19, 2013 | | Religion


Movies with a Message series: 'The Blind Side'

Heartland Center for Spirituality in Great Bend will show the 2009 movie "The Blind Side" as part of the continuing "Movies with a Message" series. It will be shown at 6:15 p.m. Friday, Jan. 3, at the Dominican Sister Motherhouse, 3600 Broadway Ave.

December 19, 2013 | | Religion


Sisters announce Novenas, Masses

Dominican Sisters of Peace announce the following services for the holidays at the Dominican Chapel of the Plains, 3600 Broadway Ave.

December 19, 2013 | | Religion


« First  « Prev  15 16 17 18 19  Next »  Last »

Page 17 of 48

No Articles Found.


Please wait ...