Archive for Friday, May 25, 2001

Religion briefs

May 25, 2001


Catholic Singles travels to Baldwin

Catholic Adult Singles meet at 6 p.m. Fridays at Sports Page Brewery, 3512 Clinton Parkway, and at 8 a.m. Saturdays at Munchers Bakery, 925 Iowa. For more information, call 550-0650.

The group plans a day trip Monday to Baldwin to ride the Midland Train to Nowhere. For more information, contact Jim at or 865-5964.

Jewish center honors high school seniors

The Lawrence Jewish Community Center, 917 Highland Drive, will honor graduating high school seniors at 7:45 p.m. today. Rabbi Beiner will join the community for these services.

St. John's plans Memorial Day mass

St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, 1234 Ky., will celebrate Memorial Day Mass at 9 a.m. Monday at Mount Calvary cemetery on East 15th Street.

A Taize worship service will be offered at 7:15 tonight at the church. The service is sponsored by St. John's and Plymouth Congregational Church.

The church will offer weekly sessions for those interested in learning more about the Catholic Church. Sessions begin at 7 p.m. June 4. Call 843-0109 for more information.

St. Margaret's Church celebrates baptisms

St. Margaret's Episcopal Church, 5700 W. Sixth St., will welcome its newest members Sunday with the celebration of baptism during 10:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. services.

The annual prayer for renewal and growth continues through the Pentecost celebration and naming day picnic on June 3.

Jeff and Patricia Gilger will present a seminar on children and learning disorders at 7 p.m. June 1 at the church. The Gilgers have research and practical experience with the disorders. For more information, call 865-5777.

Lawrence Heights continues series

The Rev. James Taylor will continue his 10-part series about Bible prophecy Sunday at Lawrence Heights Christian Church, 2321 Peterson Road.

This week's topic will be "The Signs of the Times: World Politics." For more information, call 843-1729.

Jubilee Cafe seeks volunteers

The Jubilee Cafe, a breakfast program for homeless and needy people, is seeking volunteers for the summer months.

The cafe operates from 6 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Fridays. Volunteers will serve guests in a restaurant-style setting at Trinity Episcopal Church, 1011 Vt.

For more information, call the Rev. Joe Alford at 843-8202.

Choir to perform at Corpus Christi

The Westminster Concert Bell Choir will perform at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Corpus Christi Catholic Church, 6001 W. 15th St. The 13-member choir is composed of students from Westminster Choir College of Rider University in Princeton, N.J.

The church will offer informational sessions for those interested in learning more about the Catholic Church.

The sessions will begin at 7 p.m. June 14 and will meet every second and fourth Thursday throughout June, July and August.

Child care and interpretation for the hearing impaired will be available. For more information, call Nancy Nelson at 843-6604.

Church plays host to three-day revival

Heavenly Manna Apostolic Church Pentecostal Assemblies of the World will hold a special revival, "Remembering Your Purpose," today through Sunday.

The revival will be from 7 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. today at the church, 2120 W. 25th St., suite C, in the Holiday Plaza Shopping Center.

It will continue from 7 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Saturday and from 4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Sunday at Haskell Auditorium. The auditorium is on East Indian Avenue, east of Barker Avenue, on the Haskell Indian Nations University campus.

For more information, call the church at 840-9945 or (913) 788-9256.

Clinton Assembly honors graduates

Clinton Parkway Assembly of God, 3200 Clinton Parkway, will honor high school graduates at 7 p.m. today with a "Run the Race" banquet.

James Haffener, director of Surge Campus Ministries at Ottawa University, will be guest speaker.

Missionaries to speak at Calvary Temple

Calvary Temple Assembly of God, 606 W. 29th Terrace, plans a covered-dish dinner at 6:30 p.m. Sunday. Steve and Pam Livingston, missionaries from Paraguay, will speak after the meal.

Weekly Bible quiz sessions for children 12 and older will begin at 6:30 p.m. June 6.

Plymouth to honor high school graduates

Plymouth Congregational Church, 925 Vt., will honor high school graduates Sunday. The church will serve a breakfast for graduates and their families at 8:15 a.m. in the Mayflower Room.

For more information, call 843-3220.

Michigan Valley plans children's events

Michigan Valley Community Church will offer its "Kreative Kids Klub" for children 5 and older from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday. The event includes crafts, a snack and story time.

For more information, call Deloris Schoepflin at (785) 453-2286. The church is on the blacktop northeast of the Pomona Lake dam, or 9.5 miles south of U.S. Highway 56 at Overbrook.

Group plans summer prayer

Martha and Mary's Way plans a schedule of prayer opportunities this summer.

During June, the group will meet at 8:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays for prayer. Scripture prayer will be at 7 p.m. Tuesdays and 9:30 a.m. Thursdays. Centering prayer will be at 7 p.m. June 4 and June 18. All prayer meetings are at 107 E. 19th St.

The group also will have a walkabout retreat from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 9 in a rural setting.

For more information, call 832-0983.

Indian Hills welcomes guest speaker

Alan Cox will be guest speaker Sunday at Indian Hills Church of God, 609 W. 29th Terrace. Cox ministers to Indonesian students in Ames, Iowa.

The discovery hour begins at 9:30 a.m., with morning worship at 10:45 a.m. For more information, call 843-9565.

Unitarians offer program, picnic

"Unitarians Considering Theology" will be presented at 9:30 a.m. Sunday at Lawrence Unitarian Fellowship, 1263 N. 1100 Road. A potluck picnic will be at 11:30 a.m.

For a list of area places of worship, religious leaders and service times, look for the Journal-World Religion Directory in Saturday's paper.

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