Church News

  • Messy Church held Sunday at First United Methodist

    TELL CITY – First United Methodist Church invites all children in the community to join them Sunday at 4 p.m. for Messy Church.

    This month’s theme is being loyal. Church leaders says kids will learn that being loyal means loving others as Jesus does and will be based on the story of Naomi and Ruth.

    Adults are also welcome to attend and help.  There will be games, activities, fun, food and an opportunity to learn more about God. Last month’s theme was "putting on the full armor of God.”

  • Ladies of St. Michael’s to host lenten prayer coffee March 15

    CANNELTON – The ladies of St. Michael Church will co-host the ladies’ Lenten prayer coffee with the Gospel Tabernacle Church and St. John’s United Church of Christ.

    The prayer coffee will be held from 9 to 10 a.m. March 15 at the Gospel Tabernacle Church.

    Anyone who would like to bring a simple treat may do so. Diabetic treats are also requested.

  • Saint Meinrad will host black history lecture Feb. 18

    ST. MEINRAD – Greg C. Adams, an archivist at the Smithsonian’s Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, will deliver the annual Black History Lecture at Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology.

    His lecture, “The Banjo and the American Experience: Looking Behind the Mask of ‘America's Instrument,’” will be given Feb. 18 at 7 p.m. in St. Bede Theater. He will trace the development of what we know as the modern banjo from its African origins through American slavery to the present time.

  • Archabbey Relay for Life team to host trivia night

    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. CST  and playing 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.

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    Saint Meinrad Archabbey accepts state land-conservation award
    SPENCER COUNTY – The Rev. Guy Mansini OSB, a member of the Benedictine community of  Saint Meinrad Archabbey, traveled to Indianapolis Jan. 7 to accept a Friend of Conservation Award from the Indiana Association of Soil and Water Conservation Districts.  

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    Christmas candlelight service planned
    TELL CITY – The annual Christmas candlelight service will be held at Community Christian Church at 10 a.m. Dec 22. The service will feature the children’s choir and several adults will participate with Scripture readings and testimonies. Visitors of all ages are welcome to share in this Christmas celebration. Community Christian Church is located in the old Newman School at 821 10th Street in Tell City.

    Service of the Longest Night Saturday

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    First Baptist Christmas brunch and live nativity Saturday

    TELL CITY – First Baptist Church invites all women and children of the church to attend a Christmas Brunch at 9 a.m. Saturday in the Fellowship Hall. They will also share a devotion and make decorations for the Christmas tree.

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    Thanksgiving service Sunday at St. Paul’s

    TELL CITY – Local congregations will host their annual Thanksgiving ecumenical worship celebration at 7 p.m. Sunday at St. Paul Catholic Church. Each year the churches in the community come together to celebrate God’s blessings and presence.

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    Piano, violin concert Sunday at archabbeyST. MEINRAD – A free concert featuring piano and violin performances will begin at 3 p.m. Sunday in the St. Gregory Hall Gallery across from the Saint Meinrad Archabbey Library.

    Diane Earle, artist in residence and professor of music at Kentucky Wesleyan College and Alfred Abel, visiting artist in violin at Kentucky Wesleyan, will present the program.

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    Monte Cassino pilgrimages conclude Sunday
    SAINT MEINRAD – Saint Meinrad Archabbey’s pilgrimages to honor the Blessed Mother at the Monte Cassino Shrine will conclude Sunday with a 2 p.m. service.

    The pilgrimage will begin with an opening hymn and a short sermon, followed by a rosary procession. The service ends with the Litany of the Blessed Virgin and a hymn.

    Archabbot Justin DuVall OSB will offer an address Sunday titled “Mary, Mother of the Light.”

    The public is invited.