Friday, February 27, 2015
Community Easter Egg Hunt
La Trinidad and area churches will be hosting a Community Easter Egg Hunt and are welcoming area churches to join in and participate. The event will take place at the Starcke Park Pavilion. The event is free for children ages 12 and under. For more information call 830-379-1991.
The Country Church Aniversary Celebration
The Country Church of Guadalupe County in Marion is seventeen years old this month and will be celebrating in worship with Dr. George Harris preaching at the 10:30 worship service on Sunday, March 22nd. Following worship there will be a free lunch in "His Arena." Music will be provided by the Christian bluegrass band, "In Achordance" from Corpus Chrisit. Visit www.thecountrychurch.org or call 830-914-4749 for more information.
Tri-Methodist Lenten Worship
The Tri-Methodist (Seguin) Lenten Worship services which include First UMC, La Trinidad UMC, and Wesley-Harper UMC will continue at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 4th at La Trinidad United Methodist Church. Bill Knobles of First UMC will be preaching. A time of fellowship will follow the worship service.
St. Ann's Circle
The St. Ann's Circle March 4th meeting will be a Lenten Retreat led by Mary Ann Miller and will begin with mass at 9 a.m. in the church. Please bring paper, pen or pencil. The retreat will conclude in the Family Center with a pot luck lunch. Bring a favorite covered dish or dessert. All ladies of the parish and Our Lady of Guadalupe parish are welcome.
Lenten Midweek Services
The Emanuel's Lutheran Church will have Lenten Midweek Services at noon and 7 p.m. on Wednesday, March 4th, 11th, 18th and 25th. Noon services will be followed by lunch and evening services preceded by a light supper at 6:15 p.m.
Season of Lent
The Grace Lutheran Church located at 935 E. Mountain St. continues to observe the season of Lent with the theme, "Jesus is King" on Wednesday, March 4th at 7 p.m. with "The King Denied." There will be a meal at 6 p.m.
Midweek Lenten Services
The Faith Lutheran Church at 1326 E. Cedar St. will hold Mid-week Lenten Services on Wednesday, March 4th and every Wednesdays through March 25th. Worship begins at 7 p.m. in the sanctuary.
World Day of Prayer
A World Day of Prayer celebration will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, March 6th at Faith Lutheran Church. The World Day of Prayer is a worldwide movement of Christian women of many cultures, races and faith traditions who come together to observe a common day of prayer each year to promote justice and equality for women through prayer, partnerships, service and celebration.
WELCA Rummage Sale
There will be a WELCA Rummage Sale on Saturday, March 7th from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Beitel Fellowship Hall located at 2515 Austin Hwy in San Antonio. For more information call 210-654-6034 or Barbara Gerhart at 830-386-0337.
Annual Prayer Breakfast
The Sweet Home Baptist Church on Sweet Home Rd. will host their Annual Prayer Breakfast at 9 a.m. on Saturday, March 7th. The Rev. Jennings will be the host pastor.
BBQ Chicken Sale
The Knights of Columbus will sell whole BBQ Chicken on Sunday, March 8th after all Masses at St. James and Our Lady of Guadalupe from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. $6 for a whole chicken.
Community Choir Rehearsal
The Easter Parade of Song Community Choir rehearsals will be held Mondays beginning at 7 p.m. on March 9th, 16th, 23rd, and 30th. The Easter Parade of Songs Program will be held on Good Friday, April 3rd.
Season of Lent
The Grace Lutheran Church located at 935 E. Mountain St. continues to observe the season of Lent with the theme, "Jesus is King" on Wednesday, March 11th at 7 p.m. with "The King Condemmed." There will be a meal at 6 p.m.
The McQueeney Baptist Church will have Crochet Classes for all ages and skill levels on the 2nd Saturday of the month from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. This month's class is on Saturday, March 14th. For more information call Karee Clark at 830-303-5154.
The Hillcrest Church will hold their Annual Auction/Festival Fundraiser on Sunday, March 29th from noon to 2:30 p.m. A BBQ Chicken meal will be served for $9. There will also be a live & silent auction, bake sale, country store and children's games.
Maundy Thursday Service
The Emanuel's Lutheran Church will have a Maundy Thursday service with Holy Communion at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 2nd.
Good Friday Service
The Emanuel's Lutheran Church will have a Service of Darkness on Good Friday, April 3rd.
Community Easter Event
The Straight Street Church is having a Community Easter Event on Saturday, April 4th from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 2517 N. Austin St. There will be music, free hotdogs, an egg hunt and games.
The Emanuel's Lutheran Church and Spirit of Joy Lutheran Church will have a Sunrise Service in Central Park on Easter Sunday, April 5th.
Free Bible Courses
The World Bible School is offering free Bible correspondence courses. Answer questions from the Bible and send in for grading. Visit studygod.worldbibleschool.org or call 830-560-9019 for further information.
The City of Refuge is accepting working items for their Blessed Things area. The area is located at 9140 FM 1117 and is open Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. They have plenty of items for low cost including TV's, laptop computers, household goods, collectables, toys, etc. Call 830-401-0793 for further information.
Alzheimer's Caregivers Support Group
The Country Church of Marion hosts an Alzheimer’s Caregivers Support Group each 3rd Monday of the month at 10 a.m. in the Educational Building. The next meeting is scheduled on October 20th and the public is invited. For more information, call 914-4749.
Parents Helping Parents
The group Parents Helping Parents provides parents with information, guidance and support. They meet every Wednesday from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church located on the corner of King and Walnut streets. A nursery and programs for children and youth is also provided. The program is sponsored by Methodist Healthcare Ministries and is free to the public. Call 830-372-1397 for more information.
Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting
St. Andrew's Episcopal Church is having an alcoholics anonymous meeting on Sunday's, Tuesday's and Thursday's at 7 p.m. in the youth building at 315 South Crockett St. For more information, call 386-0334.
Al-Annon Family Group
The Seguin Al-Anon Family Group meets Fridays from 10-11 a.m. in the Faith Lutheran Church Activity Center. No children please.
Victory Christian Center
Victory Christian Center is open for morning prayer, Monday through Friday, from 5 a.m. to 8 a.m. at 735 E. Kingsbury St. to the public to pray. Free coffee and donuts will also be available. For more information, call 401-0848.
The Holy Temple Church of God in Christ will hold Bible study from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. every Tuesday.
Men's Bible Study
A Men's Bible Study Group meets every Tuesday from 7 a.m. to 8 a.m. in the Cascades Cafe of the Guadalupe Regional Medical Center. The Bible Study is open to all men interested in learning more about the Bible and how to apply it's teachings to life today. For more information, call 372-1397.
Tuesday Morning Bible Study
Emanuel's Lutheran Church holds Bible Study each Tuesday morning from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Bible Study is open to the public and is located on the 3rd floor of the church next to the elevator at the Mountain St. entrance.
St. John Lutheran Quilting Ministry
St. John Lutheran Church in Marion Quilting Ministry will be held every Tuesday at 9 a.m. at the parsonage house. For questions or to donate material or fabric for quilts, call 830-914-2383.
Women of God
Women of God will meet at Good News Fellowship Family Church every Tuesday at 11 a.m. Ladies will meet for praise, prayers and teaching of the Word. A time of fellowship will follow each meeting.
Prayer Meeting Bible Study
Clearview Baptist Church will host prayer meeting and Bible study classes in the fellowship hall every Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. The public is invited. For more information, call 481-4256.
Tuesday Morning Bible Study
Straight Street Church holds Wednesday night Bible Study every Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. at the church located at 2517 N. Austin Street.
Christian Fellowship Baptist Church is offering piano lessons for children and adults ages 7 and up. For more information, call 243-0415.
Refuge III Clothing Ministry
Refuge III Clothing Ministry continues with giving away free clothing. For more information, call 303-3205.
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