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Vacation Bible School is on!

“Getting S’more of Jesus,” Vacation Bible School at Lowell Christian Church, July 16 to 19, 6 to 8 p.m.; for children preschool age through going into sixth grade. Grab your gear for the ultimate weekend getaway. At Camp Out VBS, kids trek through an outdoor adventure minus bug spray and ...

Free meals offered

- 5 to 6 p.m., first Tuesday of each month, at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 320 Second St., Marietta. - 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., fourth Tuesday of every month, First Presbyterian Church, corner of Fourth and Wooster streets, Marietta. - Daily Bread Kitchen, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., every ...

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Saturday The Nelons, multi-Dove Award winning and Grammy nominated recording artist, will be featured in an exciting musical service on Saturday, July 15, at 7 p.m., in Vienna, W.Va., at Fellowship Baptist Church, 3300 Rosemar Road in Vienna, W.Va.; complete information is available by ...

Blessings within the pain

An unexpected, last minute circumstance prevented us from joining the kids and their families for our traditional beach vacation. I came to grips with my disappointment and reasoned away the frustration, or so I thought. It was when we received the first batch of sunny beach photos of the ...

The Nelons, a Multi-Dove Award winning and Grammy nominated recording artist, will be fetured in a musical service at 7 p.m. Saturday, July 15, at Fellowship Baptist Church in Vienna, W.Va.

The Nelons will be featured at Fellowship Baptist in Vienna

Nashville, TENN. — Multi-Dove Award winning and Grammy nominated recording artist, The Nelons will be featured in an exciting musical service on Saturday, July 15, at 7 p.m. This exciting musical service is set to take place in Vienna, W.Va., at Fellowship Baptist Church. The musical ...

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July worship services at Gilman UM Church July worship services at Gilman United Methodist Church: Learning to Trust will be the message on Sunday, July 9, with Jim Williams preaching. Sunday, July 23, will be Vacation Bible School Sunday. On this Sunday, the children and youth will ...

Vacation Bible Schools

“Maker Fun Factory,” theme of Vacation Bible School at Newport Baptist Church, 255 Greene St., for all area children, age pre-k through the sixth grade, July 9 to 13. The VBS will run from 6 to 8 p.m. each evening with a community speaker presentation at the end of each night. Arrive early ...

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Saturday “Good Samaritan Free Meal and Clothing Giveaway,” 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., third Saturday of every month, at Faith United Methodist Church, 503 Seventh St., Marietta. Sunday Holy communion and worship services, Christ United Methodist Church, 301 Wooster St., Marietta, at 8 and ...

Basilica at sunset

The Basilica at sunset

Photo submitted by David B. Baker of Marietta. The Basilica of St. Mary of the Assumption at sunset in May. The basilica is located at Fourth and Wooster streets in Marietta.

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Church thankful for visit

Tibetan Monks from the Drepung Loseling Monastery in India graced our congregation and the Mid-Ohio Valley community with their presence and spiritual message from June 13-18. We would like to express our appreciation for the fine welcome and treatment which our community showed to these ...

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Church to hold picnic on Sunday Twin Rivers Baptist Church at 110 D.A.V. Road in Whipple is celebrating the Fourth of July with an Independence Day picnic on Sunday, July 2, at the church. The morning service will begin at 10:30 a.m., followed by the picnic. A brief afternoon service ...

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Saturday Community lunch, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, June 24, at Beverly United Methodist church; church is located at 700 Park Street in Beverly and is handicapped accessibile; menu is smoked sausage, macaroni salad, potato salad, baked beans, desserts from Lisa’s Sweet Stop and ...

The Body of Christ is a gift

It was a simple thing. Several people witnessed it. On Good Friday, I stepped down wrong from the altar area, my ankle twisted, and I chipped my five metatarsal, that is, the bone that runs between the little toe and the heel. It is not a serious injury. It required no surgery or setting. All I ...

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Community carnival free at Wayside UM A free community carnival will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, June 24, at Wayside United Methodist Church, 3001 Grand Central Ave., Vienna, W.Va. There will be free food, inflatables, and games. Gospel Music Night at Ohio Valley Opera An Annual Gospel ...

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Saturday Community lunch, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, June 24, at Beverly United Methodist church; church is located at 700 Park Street in Beverly and is handicapped accessibile; menu is smoked sausage, macaroni salad, potato salad, baked beans, desserts from Lisa’s Sweet Stop and ...

Vacation Bible School

“Operation Arctic,” theme for this year’s vacation Bible school at Twin Rivers Baptist Church, 110 D.A.V. Road, Whipple; sessions will be held from 6:15 to 9 p.m. Monday through Friday, June 19 to 23, at the church. During the VBS sessions youngsters from 3 years old through the sixth ...

Local churches plan Vacation Bible School activities

Vacation Bible School First Presbyterian Church and Christ United Methodist Church in Marietta are teaming up together to present “Marketplace 29 A.D.” Vacation Bible School. Children will step back in time and catch a glimpse of what life was like during Jesus’ time in Jerusalem. ...

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Saturday “Good Samaritan Free Meal and Clothing Giveaway,” 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., third Saturday of every month, at Faith United Methodist Church, 503 Seventh St., Marietta. Sunday Hymn sing, Sunday, June 11, at Gilman United Methodist Church; those in attendance will be given the ...

Christians fight internal battle

One significance of living the Christian life is recognizing that, humanly speaking, we are no match for the enemy Satan. Even though Christians live in the world, we are not to be like the world. This is difficult when we face temptation and our adversary the devil walks about like a roaring ...

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Vacation Bible School “Maker Fun Factory — Created by God, Built for a Purpose,” theme of Vacation Bible School, June 7, 8 and 9 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. at Barlow Presbyterian Church, Warrior Drive and Ohio 550. VBS program will be on Sunday, June 11, at 10:45 a.m. worship service. VBS ...