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8 Sep 20180 Contributed Article Praise Fellowship Beginning September 9, Praise Fellowship will kick off The Story series, a walk through the Bible. The Story is an abridged Bible, made easier to read and arranged chronologically to help people better understand and engage with God’s Word. “Most people don’t know the Bible. In fact, most people don’t even read the Bible,” said Rick Rohlin, Lead Pastor. “Most Americans, when surveyed recently, said they wish they read the Bible more and wish they understood the Bible--ironically, even including skeptics of the Bible and unbelievers.” Praise Fellowship’s comprehensive coverage of...

1 Aug 20180 Contributed Article Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Jamestown Jamestown, N.Y. – Members of the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Jamestown (UUCJ) have installed a Book Box in front of their building at 1255 Prendergast Avenue. Children and parents are invited to stop by and select one of the books inside that they can keep as their own. Wood craftsman and UUCJ President David Winner volunteered to design and build the Book Box for the latest project of the church's Social Justice Committee. This outreach program was inspired by Ruby Wiles, the recipient of the church's 2017 Richard T. Parker Award for Social...

2 Mar 20170 The Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Northern Chautauqua is pleased to announce the speaker for Sunday March 5. Dr. Anna Ireland, Chief Officer of Jericho Road Community Health Center in Buffalo, NY will speak on Matthew 25:35, "For I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me drink, I was a stranger and you welcomed me.” Dr. Ireland will reflect on her 14 years of working with Buffalo’s refugee populations and Jesus’ imperative to assist those in need. A Peace Corp Volunteer, Dr. Ireland spent time in Swahili and began assisting refugees in 2003 when she became a case manager at Journey’s End Refugee...

2 Mar 20170 On Friday, March 10th at 6:30 pm, Holy Trinity Church will present Stations of the Cross with live music and reflection from a contemporary perspective. This inspiring event combines the traditional stations with contemporary songs and a short reflection connecting Christ’s final journey to the Cross with the challenges we face each day in our world. Sixteen contemporary songs by artists such as Billy Joel, Simon and Garfunkel, Great Big World, Goo-Goo Dolls and Josh Groban follow each station and reflection. The songs are performed live by Holy Trinity’s own musicians and vocalists. The music brings out the human emotion of each station...

28 Feb 20170 Fredonia First United Methodist Church’s popular Awana after school club is a holding their spring registration on March 8th at 5:30 in the Community Room. Club meeting will follow. All students Kindergarten - 8th grade are welcome to join. Awana meets once a week on Wednesdays from 6:30 - 8:00 pm. At Awana, students make new friends, play exciting games, compete in rewarding and challenging contests, participate in field trips and other fun activities, sing songs, and grow in their knowledge of God’s word. Awana Club programs are specifically designed to help children become young adults who work at understanding and applying...
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