For a small church in Chicago, closing was a leap of faith

Brenda G. Perez

CHICAGO (RNS) — Like so many pastors across the United States, Reverend Amanda Olson has kept one eye on the […]

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Jean Golden, 81 – United Church of Christ

Brenda G. Perez

UCC lay leaders Jean Golden (left) and Yvette Wynn in 2013. Jean Golden, a longtime lay leader of The United […]

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Church-Community Connection: Genuine Kindness Could Change Everything | Features

Brenda G. Perez

Consider this. Kindness is anything that uplifts another person. A wise person once said that it’s good to be important […]

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The Role of a New Pastor in Helping the Pulaski County Church Fellowship

Brenda G. Perez

Members of Pulaski Heights Baptist Church in Little Rock want their campus to be a vibrant and dynamic center of […]

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Tributes to a ‘devoted’ member of the church community of St Helens

Brenda G. Perez

A “DEDICATED” member of a church fellowship who “touched the lives of so many” has died. Clare Smith, who was […]

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🌱Shirley-Mastic Daily: Home Church Community Outreach + Zumbini Class

Brenda G. Perez

Hello again, friends! It’s Saturday in Shirley Mastic, and I’m back in your inbox with everything to print on what’s […]

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August 26-September 1, 2022 – Delco Times

Brenda G. Perez

Note: Due to the ever-changing coronavirus pandemic, check with your church to see times have changed since our deadline. All […]

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The ecclesial community is here

Brenda G. Perez

One of the greatest travesties of declining participation in religious communities, regardless of religion, is the loss of community at […]

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The ecclesial community is there

Brenda G. Perez

One of the greatest travesties of declining participation in religious communities, regardless of religion, is the loss of community at […]

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Wichita Falls Area Church Events for August 27

Brenda G. Perez

The deadline for submitting articles for church memoirs to be published in our print edition is 2 p.m. Wednesday. To […]

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Chicago Parish School to Offer Free Classes

Brenda G. Perez

On August 22, 2022, the Church of Shiloh voted unanimously to make tuition free for families wishing to give their […]

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St. John United Church of Christ (UCC) in Brighton, Illinois is hiring attorney-turned-pastor John Pawloski as its new minister. | Press Releases

Brenda G. Perez

John Pawloski has been named the new pastor of St. John United Church of Christ in Brighton, Illinois. After practicing […]

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The Bible Lands Museum is coming to Coldwater Church of Christ this weekend

Brenda G. Perez

Coldwater Church of Christ pastor Dave Sherfield was intrigued when he heard about the Bible Land Museum and that he […]

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Gulfport Church Community Learns About Adoption at Film Event

Brenda G. Perez

GULFPORT, Miss. (WLOX) – The Bel Air Baptist Church in Gulfport hosted a pre-screening film to educate community members about […]

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Church of Christ (Iglesia Ni Cristo) donates 2,000 grocery bags to Red Deer

Brenda G. Perez

Hundreds of Central Albertans in need were able to receive bags of groceries through a local church. On Sunday, the […]

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August 19-25, 2022 – Delco Times

Brenda G. Perez

Note: Due to the ever-changing coronavirus pandemic, check with your church to see times have changed since our deadline. All […]

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Falls Church Calendar of Events: August 18-24, 2022

Brenda G. Perez

Summerfest, held at the Plaza at Tysons Corner Center, hosts a variety of summer activities throughout the weeks through September. […]

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Church of Christ pastor Joseph H. Brown dies at 85 | Richmond Free Press

Brenda G. Perez

One of Richmond’s longest-serving ministers, Rev. Joseph Hugh Brown, has died. Pastor Brown, who served the Church of Christ for […]

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Church Fellowship Celebrates 10 Years of The Isaiah Project — Merced County Times

Brenda G. Perez

Built from tragedy, “Project Isaiah” is an after-school outreach project that provides a safe space for young people in the […]

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Church, community mourns youth soccer coach shot during Little League game

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L: Screenshot from Facebook / @TexaSports. A: Yaqub Salik Talib is pictured in an undated booking photo released by law […]

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Arson suspect arrested after setting fire at Nashville Church of Christ

Brenda G. Perez

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — A man accused of starting a fire at a church in downtown Nashville now faces arson […]

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Church-Community Connection: Praise the Lord in What You Say Every Day | Features

Brenda G. Perez

As I travel the world to speak at churches and leadership conferences, I occasionally meet someone special who brings refreshment, […]

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St. John United Church of Christ (UCC) in Wood River, Illinois is hiring attorney-turned-pastor John Pawloski as its new minister. | Community

Brenda G. Perez

John Pawloski has been named the new pastor of St. John United Church of Christ in Wood River, Illinois. After […]

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August 12-18, 2022 – Delco Times

Brenda G. Perez

Note: Due to the ever-changing coronavirus pandemic, check with your church to see times have changed since our deadline. All […]

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Falls Church Calendar of Events: August 11-17, 2022

Brenda G. Perez

The Mosaic District offers a variety of weekly events, including “Yoga in the Park,” which allows attendees to practice yoga […]

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A Leadership Event for Women Clergy* – United Church of Christ

Brenda G. Perez

More information During such a moment: confronting, connecting and creating at the intersection of race and genderA leadership event for […]

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How to prevent political divisions from harming the church community

Brenda G. Perez

For several years, America has been marked by deep political divisions which affect the Church. A Barna poll March 2022 […]

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Special Church Events: Blood Drive, Homecoming and Grieving Support | Local News

Brenda G. Perez

Kayla Berquist Memorial Blood Drive The 18th Annual Kayla Berquist Memorial Blood Drive, Cruise In, Hot Dog and Bake Sale […]

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Church fellowship plans to open members-only shop in Stafford

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Vacant land at Verulam Road, Stafford The ‘retail club’ is proposed for vacant land on the Common Road industrial estate […]

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Manatt Represents Iglesia Ni Cristo (Church of Christ) in Copyright Infringement Case

Brenda G. Perez

Manatt Entertainment Partner Nathaniel Bach and Litigation Partner Thomas Worger successfully represented Iglesia Ni Cristo (INC) (Church of Christ), […]

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Church Community Connection: Self-control is just self-control | Online features

Brenda G. Perez

Jhe title of this article today is a definition of self-mastery. Self-control is simply controlling yourself. Here is a true […]

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Church-Community Connection: Self-Control Is Just Controlling Yourself | Features

Brenda G. Perez

So. The title of this article today is a definition of self-control. Self-control is simply controlling yourself. Here is a […]

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Church community mourns Janesville couple

Brenda G. Perez

JANESVILLE, Wis. (WMTV) – The church community of Jim and Donna Mueller mourned the loss of two of their members […]

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Religious events in the Wichita Falls area on August 6

Brenda G. Perez

The deadline for submitting articles for church memoirs to be published in our print edition is 2 p.m. Wednesday. To […]

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Downriver Church Events and Events – The News Herald

Brenda G. Perez

Email event information to [email protected] Provide time, date, location, cost and contact details. Submit announcements at least two weeks before […]

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Rockland Church Community Makes Progress on Prayer Garden | Every day

Brenda G. Perez

ROYAL FRONT — John Piazza remembers when his church’s Thursday evening prayer group decided to build a prayer garden for […]

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Falls Church Calendar of Events: August 4-10, 2022

Brenda G. Perez

THE 12TH ANNUAL LIZZIE BORDEN AX THROWING CONTEST will be held Saturday, August 6 at 400 N. Oak St in […]

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Mike has long been remembered for his contribution to church, community and country

Brenda G. Perez

“A man of family, of faith, of service” By Ed Wilkinson, Editor Emeritus BAY RIDGE — Anyone passing Clavin’s funeral […]

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Special Church Events: VBS, Blood Drive, Homecoming and Grieving Support | Local News

Brenda G. Perez

Midway Vacation Bible School Set Food Truck Party VBS will be held at Midway United Methodist Church on Saturday, August […]

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Overdue: environmental justice for all

Brenda G. Perez

More information The United States has a long history of environmental injustice that has resulted in excessive pollution loads for […]

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Atlantic Region Chambers Ambassadors Visit First Church of Christ | Atlantic

Brenda G. Perez

Atlantic Chamber Ambassadors were welcomed by First Church of Christ on Thursday, July 28, 2022. Ambassadors were introduced to new […]

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Gender Justice Minister among new national staff

Brenda G. Perez

A gender justice minister is among the staff who recently joined the national staff of the United Church of Christ. […]

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