THE JOY LADY: Like the wise men, our journey should take us to Jesus
Although we may still be eating leftover turkey and dressing, we all understand that the Christmas season is officially here.
- CHURCH BRIEFS: Nov. 24, 2012
Fundraiser to feature gospel sing, auction, dinner
A fundraiser for Harriet Mora will be 2 to 7 p.m. Dec. 8, at the Sullivan 4-H Building.
Sisters of Providence bake sale is Sunday
Join the Sisters of Providence of St. Mary-of-the-Woods for their annual bake sale from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday in the lobby of Providence Spirituality and Conference Center.
THE JOY LADY: On your mark, get set, start being thankful
Tonight’s Bible study was a little different than most.
Catholic Charities preparing for holidays with Christmas Store
Catholic Charities is preparing for the holiday season and invites the public to check out its new Christmas store at an open house from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Nov. 28 at the former St. Ann Parish sanctuary, 1440 Locust St.
- CHURCH BRIEFS: Nov. 17, 2012
- CHURCH BRIEFS: Nov. 10, 2012
Thanksgiving Sing Praise service set for Sunday
Members of many Wabash Valley churches will gather Sunday for a Thanksgiving Sing Praise service at St. Joseph University Parish at 113 S. Fifth St.
JOY LADY: The problem may not be prayer; it may be us
Some questions have simple answers.
Sisters of Providence artist to exhibit work
Sister Jody O'Neil, artist in residence for the Sisters of Providence of St. Mary-of-the-Woods, will have some of her artistic creations on display and available for purchase during art shows Nov. 11 and 16.
Service motivation for Guerin Outreach Ministries
For the Sisters of Providence of St. Mary-of-the-Woods, serving a neighbor in need is not something that demands apology.
- Religion briefs: Nov. 3, 2012
THE JOY LADY: Thousands of years have not changed the message of the Bible
There are some things I don’t understand.
Sister receives leadership, advocacy award
Sister Charles Van Hoy, an 82-year old Sister of Providence of St. Mary-of-the-Woods, has spent the past six years of her “retirement” helping to break boundaries and create hope through her full-time volunteer position at Educational/Family Services in West Terre Haute.
- Church Briefs: Nov. 3, 2012
Newest senior pastor grew up in church
The ordination of a senior pastor at Maryland Community Church isn’t a regular occurrence.
THE JOY LADY: Do we feel our presence on Sunday morning is all that’s needed?
Did you hear about that poor pastor who wanted to start a basketball league for the churches in his small town?
Sisters invite women to explore religious life
Catholic women ages 18-42 who are seeking to explore religious life are invited to Discernment Weekend hosted by the Sisters of Providence on Nov. 16-18 at St. Mary-of-the-Woods.
Churches gather for Thanksgiving Sing Praise
Christian churches of the Wabash Valley are once again coming together to plan a community Thanksgiving Sing Praise service.
- Church Briefs: Oct. 27, 2012
THE JOY LADY: Sometimes all we have to do is wait through the silence
Most of us, if we are honest, are bothered by silence. Perhaps we are forced to think too much when there is no noise to distract us. Perhaps silence makes us feel lonely. Like there is no one else around. Like no one cares to listen to us. Like we are truly alone in the universe.
- CHURCH BRIEFS: Oct. 20, 2012
- RELIGION BRIEFS: Oct. 20, 2012
Indianapolis archdiocese introduces new leader
The new leader for Roman Catholics in the Indianapolis archdiocese says he doesn’t know that he was moved from a high-ranking position in Rome for openly seeking to mend the Vatican’s frayed relations with U.S. nuns.
Ensemble from Pakistan at arts fest
Arts Midwest World Fest will feature Qawal Najmuddin Saifuddin & Brothers of Pakistan at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24, in the Casey-Westfield Jr. High School.
- CHURCH BRIEFS: Oct. 13, 2012
THE JOY LADY: Let us fall to our knees, asking for God’s guidance
Way back when (I’m talking waaaay back: Kennedy was president!) my family and I took a trip to Washington, D.C. We visited the museums and monuments and even the Capital and the White House.
Ministry registering sponsors/volunteers for Christmas program
Covenant Cooperative Ministry in Terre Haute is registering sponsors and volunteers for its Christmas program, Teen Angels & Little Angel Trees. The program also is in need of financial contributions.
Rockville church hosts organ/percussion concert
The Rockville Memorial Presbyterian Church, at 130 South Market St., in Rockville, will present an organ/percussion concert at 3 p.m. Sunday.
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