Church News

  • 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.

  • Saint Meinrad to host Black History Lecture Tuesday

    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 held Tuesday 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.

  • Church News

    Memorial Hospital’s grief program begins March 3
    JASPER – Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center will host the presentation “Grief Has Its Seasons: Grieving as a Natural Process” March 3 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the Medical Arts Conference Center located in the Medical Arts Building at 721 W. 13th Street, Jasper. The program will be presented by Michael G. Jones, chaplain at Memorial Hospital.

  • 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.”