Faith Forum: What has been the most faith-defining experience of your life?
April 27, 2013
Deacon Godsey and Charles Gruber answer.
Green’ theology scholar preaches return to our roots
April 26, 2013
Area congregations and universities are welcoming “green” theology scholar Larry Rasmussen to Lawrence from Sunday through Tuesday to discuss what they say is the most critical issue facing mankind: our treatment of the environment. By Giles Bruce
Faith Forum: Would Jesus recycle?
April 20, 2013
The Rev. Matt Cox answers.
Faith Forum: How is paying taxes different from tithing?
April 13, 2013
The Rev. Rob Baldwin and the Rev. Mitch Todd answer.
Seder dinner tells story of Passover through food — bitter, flat and otherwise
March 26, 2013
A holiday story that can be passed down from generation to generation through a slice of horseradish root? Taste can be a powerful thing. A chunk of the bitter root — joined by other symbolic foods — graced each table Tuesday at the Lawrence Jewish Community Congregation’s Seder dinner, the first the congregation has organized in several years. By Sara Shepherd
Faith Forum: How does your family celebrate Passover?
March 23, 2013
Rabbi Moti Rieber and David Berkowitz answer.
Turning the tide: As traditional churches see interest wane, upstarts draw in young people
March 18, 2013
Bars aren’t the only venue downtown where patrons can find dim lights, loud music and 20-somethings swaying rhythmically. Visit Velocity Church, Greenhouse Culture or Vintage Church on any given Sunday morning and you likely will see a similar scene. By Arley Hoskin
Faith Forum: Do you expect an uptick in attendance at your church on Palm and Easter Sundays this month? Is that good or bad?
March 16, 2013
Ron Channell and Justin Jenkins both say yes.
Faith Forum: Do you have to pray daily to be a good Christian?
March 2, 2013
The Rev. Kara Eidson and Pieter Willems answers.
Faith Forum: How does your congregation observe Lent?
February 23, 2013
The Rev. Tom Brady answers.
Visiting Israeli professor to speak at screening of ‘5 Broken Cameras’
12:00 a.m., February 17, 2013 Updated 03:24 p.m.
A visiting Israeli professor will speak at an upcoming screening of “5 Broken Cameras.” The screening is set for 7 p.m. Feb. 27 at the Lawrence Jewish Community Congregation, 917 Highland Drive.
Church hosting performance to commemorate Black History Month
February 17, 2013
St. Luke AME Church, 900 New York St., hosts a musical every February but it isn’t the typical singing, acting and dancing expected of such a show. This musical is a collaboration of performances by musical groups from the Lawrence and Kansas City area meant to commemorate Black History Month.
Faith Forum: Do United States residents truly have freedom of religion?
February 16, 2013
Moussa Elbayoumy and the Rev. Josh Longbottom answer.
Church music event to help with Habitat house
February 10, 2013
Representatives from six churches will come together for a good cause during the Lawrence Habitat for Humanity MusicFest.
Faith Forum: In honor of Valentine’s Day, what’s your favorite scripture about love?
February 9, 2013
1 Corinthians 13:1-7, Proverbs 27:19 cited for lessons about love.