Church News

  • Ladies Lenten prayer coffees begin March 9

    TELL CITY – The 2018 Ladies Lenten Prayer Coffees will begin on Saturday, March 9. The Coffees are open for all women and girls. The Coffees begin at 9 a.m. and run until 10 a.m. There will be refreshments served followed by a short program. An offering will be taken each morning and at the last coffee, those attending will select a local charity to receive the offering.

  • Holy hour, Lenten retreat planned in March

    ST. MEINRAD – The Knights of Columbus Council at Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology, St. Meinrad, will host two events this Lent.

    On Sunday, March 10, the Council will present a holy hour for vocations at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Fulda. It will begin at 4 p.m. Central Time, followed by dinner in the parish hall.

  • Tell City men’s Lenten breakfasts begin March 9

    Revised schedule


    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 9. The breakfasts will continue each Saturday morning throughout the Lenten season from 7 to 7:50 a.m.

    Donations will be accepted to cover the cost of the food.

  • Table of Blessings moves to St. Paul Feb. 14 and 21

    TELL CITY – Table of Blessings will temporarily be held at St. Paul Catholic Church in the Parish Hall on Thursday, Feb. 14, and Thursday, Feb. 21. The church and Parish Hall are located in the 800 block of Main Street. Enter through the alley between Main and Ninth Streets.

    Table of Blessings serves free hot meals every Thursday between 5 and 6 p.m.

    On Thursday, Feb. 28, the location will return to Evangelical United Church of Christ on 10th Street.

  • Four Archabbey monks profess solemn vows

    ST. MEINRAD – Four men professed solemn vows as Benedictine monks of Saint Meinrad Archabbey in a ceremony on Jan. 25 in the Archabbey Church at St. Meinrad. They are Br. Simon Herrmann, Br. Nathaniel Szidik, Br. Joel Blaize and Br. Jean Fish.

    Br. Simon is a former resident of Findlay, Ohio, and he is a graduate of the University of Dayton, earning a bachelor’s degree in communication management in 2010.

  • Novice joins Benedictine community at Saint Meinrad Archabbey

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

    Novice Dennis, 42, is a native of Manila, Philippines.

  • Church News; Jan. 17

    First UMC Journey Service every Saturday


    TELL CITY – First United Methodist Church of Tell City is starting “The Journey Service,” a weekly recovery service held at the church every Saturday. The church will host a meal at 5:15 p.m. with service starting afterwards at 5:30 p.m.

    The event is open to the public. Contact the church at (812) 547-2800 with any questions.


    St. Meinrad Parish to celebrate patron’s feast day Sunday

  • Christmas Worship

    Free Will Baptist

    Christmas program Dec. 23

    CANNELTON – Cannelton Free Will Baptist Church will present its Christmas program Sunday, Dec. 23, at 6 p.m. Pastor Daniel Reeves and Rev. Cleatus Garrett invites everyone to attend. The church is located on the corner of Second and Taylor Streets.

    Clayton Harris UMC

    Christmas Dec. 24

    TOBINSPORT – Clayton Harris Memorial United Methodist Church in Tobinsport will hold its annual Christmas program Monday, Dec. 24, at 7 p.m. All are invited.

    Christmas Mass

  • Churches set holiday programs

    Deer Creek Baptist shows this and next Sunday


    TELL CITY – A play presented by children, “Just a Little Christmas,” will be at Deer Creek Baptist Church on Sunday, Dec. 16 at 6 p.m. A fellowship will follow.

    The choir will present Emmanuel: Celebrating Heaven’s Child on Sunday morning, Dec. 23, at 10:30 a.m. Pastor Christain Watkins will bring the message following the choir presentation. All are welcome to these events.


  • Foundation presents grant to Catholic Charities