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Church News

  • Church News; May 14

    Monastery to show free movie May 29

     

    FERDINAND – The next free movie Friday with the Sisters of St. Benedict of Ferdinand will be May 29 with the 1:30 p.m. EDT showing of “Wild” in St. Gertrude Hall at the monastery.

    Reece Witherspoon stars in “Wild” as Cheryl Strayed. After years of reckless behavior, a heroin addiction and the destruction of her marriage, Strayed sets out to hike more than a 1,000 miles on the Pacific Crest Trail all on her own.

    Popcorn and a beverage will be provided.

  • Church News; May 7

    DCBC to host ‘Purse Full of Blessings’

     

    TELL CITY – Deer Creek Baptist Church in Tell City will host a “girls’ night out” for all ages.

    A Purse Full of Blessings will begin at 6:30 p.m. Friday, May 8, at the church. Guests are asked to take a finger food or dessert and a gently-used purse containing an item of $5 or less to share.

     

    St. Paul TGIF set for May 29

     

  • Archabbey Library Gallery to host exhibit of icons

    ST. MEINRAD – Saint Meinrad Archabbey Library Gallery will host an exhibit of icons through June 23.

    The tradition of icon painting is still vibrant. An essential element within the architecture of the Eastern Orthodox Church, icons depict a world of saints, biblical narratives, the Virgin and Christ.

    This exhibit showcases the work of four contemporary icon painters working in a variety of media, including egg tempera on board enhanced with gold leaf, and painting on glass and with acrylics.

  • Freewill Baptist to host homecoming May 2-3

    Annual homecoming services at Cannelton Freewill Baptist will be held Saturday, May 2 and Sunday, May 3.

    Saturday night singing will begin at 7 p.m. featuring Pearly Gatemen Reunion. Sunday school will be dismissed and services will begin at 10 a.m. with the Epley Family, Pearly Gatemen Reunion and other musical guests.

    Following morning services, a carry-in basket lunch will be served in the fellowship hall.

    Sunday afternoon singing will  begin about 1:30 p.m. Sunday night worship service will take place at 7 p.m.

  • Church News; April 30

    St. Boniface fundraiser 5K set for Sunday, May 17

    FULDA – Historic St. Boniface Catholic Church in Fulda will host a fundraiser 5K run-walk Sunday, May 17. 

    The race will begin at 8 a.m. at the St. Boniface Parish Center. Pre-registration is $15 per person now through May 16 and $20 per person on race day. Registration forms are available online at www.sbfulda.org.

  • Cannelton Freewill Baptist homecoming May 2-3
  • Saint Meinrad Archabbey honors co-workers for service

    ST. MEINRAD – Saint Meinrad Archabbey honored 78 active co-workers and 62 retirees who have 25 years or more of service during the annual Service Recognition Banquet held April 15.

    “Our coworkers are a treasured resource of Saint Meinrad,” said Archabbot Justin DuVall OSB. “Some families have been associated with the work of the abbey across several generations, and as Benedictines we certainly value that kind of stability.

  • Seven ordained deacons at Saint Meinrad

    ST. MEINRAD – Seven seminarians received the order of deacon from the Most Rev. Joseph Tobin, CSsR, archbishop of Indianapolis, in the Saint Meinrad Archabbey Saturday.

    The newly ordained deacons are Nicolás Ajpacajá, James Brockmeier, Anthony Hollowell, Douglas Hunter Jr., Kyle Rodden and Matthew Tucci, all of the Archdiocese of Indianapolis; and Jude Meril Sahayam, Diocese of Palayamkottai, India.

    Ajpacajá, Brockmeier, Hunter, Rodden and Sahayam are students at Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology.

  • Little Pigeon gospel sing Saturday

    LAMAR – Little Pigeon Baptist Church near Lamar will hold a meal and gospel sing Saturday, April 25, at the church.

    A meal will be served at 6 p.m. and singing by “The Wilson Family” will begin at 7 p.m. Everyone is invited and welcome.

  • Deer Creek Cemetery items should be removed

    TELL CITY – To prepare for mowing, the Deer Creek Baptist Church cemetery committee will remove floral arrangements in the cemetery Saturday, May 2. Items to be kept should be removed before that date. To aid with mowing, trimming and safety, the committee requests new flowers or figurines be securely fastened to the memorial stone above ground level or attached to a shepherd’s hook. New items placed at ground level will be removed before the cemetery is mowed.