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Church News

  • Church briefs: 12-4-13

    Alton Christian’s live nativity
    scene to be held Dec. 6-8
    Alton Christian Church will host an “O’ Little Town of Bethlehem” live nativity scene Dec. 6-8 from 6-9 p.m. each night.
    “Come and join us through the birth of Christ our Lord,” event organizers said in a release.
    The nativity is free and there will be refreshments.
    Alton Christian Church is located at 1686 Frankfort Road, Lawrenceburg.
    For more information, contact 502-859-5170.

  • Peel away layers of worldliness to see joy of season

    This past Sunday marked the beginning of Advent. Advent comes from the Latin word meaning “coming.” The purpose of this long-standing Christian tradition is to look forward to the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ.

  • Church briefs: 11-27-13

    First Christian
    to host Christmas bazaar
    The Friendship Circle of First Christian Church of Lawrenceburg will hold its annual Christmas bazaar Dec. 7 from 8 a.m. to noon at the church.
    The bazaar will feature antiques, wood products, wreaths, crocheted scarves and other seasonal crafts for sale.
    First Christian Church is located at 300 South Main St., Lawrenceburg.
    Call the church for questions at 502-839-4532.

    ‘O’ Little Town of Bethlehem’ live nativity scene to be held Dec. 6-8

  • Walking on water not required to follow Jesus

    “By this we may know that we are in him: whoever says he abides in him ought to walk in the same way in which he walked” (1John 2:6 ESV).

  • Church briefs: 11-20-13

    Salvisa Christian Church
    to sponsor free clothes day
    Salvisa Christian Church will sponsor a free clothes day for Anderson and Mercer county residents only on Dec. 2 from 1:30-4 p.m.
    Proof of residency is required.
    Salvisa Christian Church is located at 155 Sugar St., Salvisa.  
    For more information, contact Pam Votaw at 502-839-5626 or Charlotte Fallis at 859-865-2226.

    Salvisa hosts community
    Thanksgiving worship service

  • Sorry, Mr. Mayor, being spiritual just isn’t enough

    In a recent article posted in the religion section of the huffingtonpost.com, newly elected mayor of New York, Bill de Blasio, revealed that he is among the “religiously unaffiliated” in an effort to quash rumors that he is “an atheist who is against churches.”
    He acknowledged that he considers himself a man of faith. While “I’m not affiliated with any particular church,” he said, “I do consider myself a spiritual person.”

  • Church briefs: 11-13-13

    Glensboro Baptist
    to host Ricky Peach benefit
    Glensboro Baptist Church will be hosting a benefit Nov. 16 from noon to 8 p.m. with all proceeds going to Ricky Peach, who suffered a stroke on Sept. 16.
    The event features soup for lunch and chili for dinner, as well as an auction featuring donated baskets, pies, cakes and other items.
    Gospel singing at the event includes New Vision, The Waldridge Family, Calvary’s Trio, The Adams Family, The Good Ole Boys, The Ruckers and Teresa Curtsinger.

  • What’s really going to make you happy this week?

    The Oxford Dictionary of English defines happy as “feeling or showing pleasure or contentment.” This vagueness of this definition demonstrates the subjective nature of happiness; what really makes us happy?

  • Church briefs: 11-6-13

    High school senior born with rare
    disease to speak at Alton Baptist
    Alton Baptist Church will host special speaker Sienna Montgomery, a 17-year-old high school senior born with a rare disease that causes severe facial deformities, on Nov. 10 during the 8:30 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. services.

  • Only God can transform violent, wicked hearts

    Last month there was a rare string of murders that took place. Unfortunately, murder is not a rarity, but these particular homicides would have never been considered newsworthy outside their local areas had these not been so eerily similar: 19 people were murdered in four separate occurrences over the course of four days.