Church News

  • First Baptist Church welcomes new interim pastor Bob Johnson

    TELL CITY – The First Baptist Church of Tell City announces Dr. Bob I. Johnson will serve as the congregation’s interim pastor following the retirement of long-time pastor Lee Brown. He will lead in the Sunday worship services and be available for pastoral care. Johnson began his ministry Feb. 5.

  • Church news, Feb. 16

    ‘A Taste of Italy’ set for Feb. 25 in Santa Claus
    SANTA CLAUS – St. Nicholas Catholic Church will host “A Taste of Italy” dinner at the Santa Claus Community Center from 4 to 8 p.m. Feb. 25. The public is invited.
    The dinner includes a choice of spaghetti with marinara sauce and meatballs or penne pasta with alfredo sauce and chicken, plus salad, breadsticks, dessert and beverage.
    The cost is $9 for adults, $5 for kids 12 and under, and free for those age 3 and under.

  • Lenten breakfasts continue Saturday

    PERRY COUNTY — The Men’s Lenten Breakfast Fellowship Group of Perry County will continue its 43rd annual Lenten breakfast series. Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Tell City will host Saturday's breakfast. The breakfasts will continue each Saturday morning throughout the Lenten season from 7 to 8 a.m. Donations are $3.
    The final Saturday meeting will be April 7, Tell City United Methodist Church, Tell City.
    For more information call Bill Simpson at 547-8906 or Randy Lautner at 547-8982.

  • Church News, Feb. 9

    Agape Church to present movie Sunday
    CANNELTON – Agape Community Church, 101 Taylor St., in Cannelton, will present the movie “Courageous” at 10 a.m. Sunday at the church.The public is invited to attend. For more information, call the church office at 547-2772.

  • Lenten prayer coffees ends Saturday

    PERRY COUNTY – The Ladies Lenten Prayer Coffees will conclude this Saturday at Tell City United Methodist Church. The session will be held from 9 to 10 a.m.
    The Coffees will have light refreshments. A love offering will be taken at each coffee. Those attending the last session will determine what local agency will receive the offering.
    All women and girls of the community are invited to take part.  There will be a short program at each session.

  • First Baptist to host Promise Sunday

    CANNELTON – First Baptist Church, 325 Fourth St., Cannelton, invites the public to a special performance by Christian group Promise at 10:30 a.m. Sunday at the church.
    There will be a short service before the group performs. There is no cost to attend, but love offerings will be accepted.

  • Church News, Feb. 2

    Hawesville Church of Christ to host anniversary services
    HAWESVILLE, Ky. – The Church of Christ at Hawesville will hold special anniversary services Sunday. A.T. Pate will be the guest speaker for every service. Brother Pate has been preaching for more than 60 years and has spoken throughout the country.
    The morning Bible class will be at 9 a.m. with the morning worship service at 10 a.m. After the morning services, lunch will be provided by the congregation and the evening service will be at 12:30 p.m.

  • New novice joins Benedictine community at Saint Meinrad

    ST. MEINRAD – In a brief ceremony at the monastery entrance, Matthew Scheeser was clothed in the Benedictine habit Jan. 19 at Saint Meinrad Archabbey. He now begins a year of monastic formation, including study of the Rule of St. Benedict and monastic history.

    A native of Sandusky, Ohio, Scheeser was a member of Sts. Peter and Paul Church in Sandusky and attended St. Mary Central Catholic High School there.

  • Church News, Jan. 26

    Tour of Israel, Jordan planned
    PERRY COUNTY – The public has an opportunity for a life-changing and never to be forgotten experience.
    Pastor Foy and Judy Back invite anyone interested to join them on a trip to the land of the Bible. Participants will find a “new dimension in your understanding of Christian history and the life of our Lord Jesus,” the Back couple said.

  • St. Augustine raffle tickets available

    LEOPOLD – The St. Augustine restoration raffle is under way.
    This year, a 2011 Kawasaki Mule, four by four with camo coloring, roof, windshield and trailer will be raffled off.
    Tickets are available for $10 each or three tickets for $25. This will be a limited draw with only 4,000 tickets sold. The drawing will be held Feb. 5.
    For more information or to purchase tickets, contact any parish member.