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Wednesday, March 04, 2015
The WELCA Ladies of Redeemer Lutheran Church in Bryant delivered several quilts and flannel throws to the Youth Service Bureau. The material was purchased with a grant from Thrivent Financial for Lutherans. (Photo provided)
Concert set for Saturday
A benefit concert and meal will be held from 2 to 7 p.m. Saturday at Fairview United Methodist Church, 11048 W. Indiana 28, Redkey.
Rices travel to Cuba
When a local pastor's travel plans changed from Sicily to Cuba, his initial reaction was disappointment.
Lenten service set
The Jay County Ministerial Association invites area churches to a Community Lenten service at 6:30 p.m. Sunday at Faith Evangelical Methodist Church.
Church brings magic act to Sunday service
Trinity United Methodist Church in Portland will offer a free magic show Sunday for the community.
Special Lenten services set
The Jay County Ministerial Association invites area residents to enjoy worship and fellowship at Community Lenten services.
Shracks return home
Sarah and Matt Shrack left home.
Wood to speak Feb. 15
Catholic speaker and author John R. Wood will present the program Ordinary Lives, Extraordinary Mission at 6 p.m. Feb. 15 at Immaculate Conception Church, 506 E. Walnut St. in Portland.
Church to host fun night
Evangelical Methodist Church, 930 W. Main St. in Portland, will host a Friday Fun Night from 7 to 8:30 p.m.
Church to host trio
The Northmen and Cathy, from Fort Wayne, will perform a concert at 10:30 a.m. Sunday at Portland First Church of the Nazarene, 920 S. Shank St. in Portland.
Gospel sing is set for tonight
Faith Evangelical Church will host its New Year’s Eve gospel sing tonight from 7 p.m. to midnight.
Abner ordained in Bryant
Pastor Robert Abner was ordained into the Ministry of Word and Sacrament on Nov. 1 at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Bryant.
Church to hold free movie
Hopewell of Life Ministries will show the movie “The Perfect Gift” Friday evening.
Christmas concert is tonight
Union Chapel will present a free Christmas concert at 6:30 p.m. tonight with The LeBeaus from Lexington, N.C., performing.
Nativity festival set for weekend
Trinity United Methodist Church will have its annual Nativity Festival this weekend with more than 700 nativities on display.
Church stays open
The caretaker of a small country church is determined to keep it open, even with only five worshippers attending Sunday services.
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