Church News

  • Seder supper

    More than 80 people attended a seder meal that was part of Tell City First United Methodist’s Messy Church service.

    The program retold biblical stories of plagues and Passover with a seder meal.

    The evening ending with a dessert everyone made for themselves, Resurrection Rolls.

  • Church News

    Cemetery sexton requests flower removal by April 7
    TELL CITY – Greenwood Cemetery Sexton Alvie Stiff reminds the community that mowing season is approaching. He requests anyone with grave-site flowers not in vases or saddles to remove them from monuments or the ground surrounding monuments, including items not permanently attached, such as figurines.

    Glass items are not allowed. Items should be removed by Monday, April 7. After this date, items will be removed by cemetery personnel.

  • St. Joseph’s Table set for Sunday

    TELL CITY – Catholic Charities will host its third annual St. Joseph’s Table Sunday, March 30, at the St. Paul parish hall at 824 Jefferson Street in Tell City.

    The St. Joseph’s Table is held around the feast day of St. Joseph and is a celebration of the family. This year’s St. Joseph’s Table will include a buffet consisting of turkey, dressing, gravy, green beans, cranberry salad, dessert and a drink.

  • First United’s Messy Church set for March 23

    TELL CITY – The Tell City First United Methodist Church invites the community to its upcoming Messy Church Seder-meal experience, Sunday, March 23 at 4 p.m.  

    Once a month, the church offers “Messy Church” to the children in the community as an opportunity to do crafts, play games, learn about the Bible and eat.  

    This month, kids will learn about Passover and the kids will have a Seder meal as they learn more about what Passover and Easter mean today.  

  • Church News

    The Ladies Lenten Prayer Coffees will begin Saturday at St. Pius Catholic Church in Troy.  Co-host will be St. Paul Catholic Church.  


    Church groups to offer Ash Wednesday and Lenten programs

    Tell City First United Methodist will offer an Ash Wednesday service will be held at Tell City First United Methodist Church at 7 p.m. March 5. Bible study, youth and choir will not be held that evening but the youth and choir will be part of the service.

  • Archabbey Relay For Life team trivia night set for March 1

    ST. MEINRAD – The Abbey Press-Saint Meinrad Archabbey’s Relay for Life team will hold its third annual Trivia Night fundraiser March 1. Sign up will begin at 6:30 p.m. and play starts at 7 p.m. at the Archabbey Guest House and Retreat Center dining room in St. Meinrad.

    The event will include an evening of matching of wits. Each team will answer the same questions and may consist of two to four players.

    Participants are invited to organize their own team or may choose to be assigned to a team. The winning team takes home $50.

  • Tell City Church of Christ revival begins Sunday

    TELL CITY – Tell City Church of Christ is pleased to announce Brother Don McGee will be visiting Tell City Sunday through Thursday to hold a revival.

    Brother McGee, founder and director of Crown and Sickle Ministries, is a Vietnam War veteran and retired Louisiana state trooper.

    He was a pastor for 12 years and since 2002, has been an evangelist whose focus is exclusively on Bible prophecy.

    He and his wife Valerie live in a rural area near Amite, La. They have two grown children and three grandchildren.

  • St. Pius Church to host first Ladies Lenten prayer coffees

    TROY – The Ladies Lenten Prayer Coffees will begin March 8 at St. Pius Catholic Church in Troy. St. Paul Catholic Church will co-host. All coffees will be from 9 to 10 a.m.

  • Men’s Lenten breakfasts kick off March 8

    PERRY COUNTY – The Men’s Lenten Breakfast Fellowship Group of Perry County has finalized plans for its annual Lenten breakfasts. Cannelton United Church of Christ will host the first breakfast Saturday, March 8.

    The breakfasts will continue each Saturday morning throughout the Lenten season from 7 to 8 a.m. Donations are $3.