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Church of the Living Spirit This week’s speaker is Addariah Waugh. Church services are held every Sunday in the Assembly Hall on Cleveland Avenue in Lily Dale. Service time is 10:30 to noon and consists of a spiritual talk, a hands on healing, a message demonstration, music, meditation and ...

Religion news briefs

Church of the Living Spirit This week’s speaker is Addariah Waugh. Church services are held every Sunday in the Assembly Hall on Cleveland Avenue in Lily Dale. Service time is 10:30 to noon and consists of a spiritual talk, a hands on healing, a message demonstration, music, meditation and ...

Rural Ministry Healthy Heart workshop April 5

The next Healthy Heart workshop is scheduled for 5 p.m. April 5 at the Friendly Kitchen, 131 Central Ave., Dunkirk, for an evening of food, crafts and fun. Children are encouraged to bring their parents and share in the making of a craft and sampling healthy wraps. The April workshop will be ...

Bishop provides Catholic Charities Appeal update

BUFFALO — The Most Rev. Richard J. Malone, bishop of Buffalo, was joined by Catholic Charities officials and Appeal leadership Wednesday to provide an update on this year’s 94th annual campaign following the conclusion of Appeal Week 2018 on Palm Sunday in all parishes throughout the ...

Religion news briefs

Church of the Living Spirit This week’s speaker is Ed Williams. Church services are held every Sunday in the Assembly Hall on Cleveland Avenue in Lily Dale. Service time is 10:30 to 12:00 and consists of a spiritual talk, a hands on healing, a message demonstration, music, meditation and ...

Central Christian Academy accepting applications

Central Christian Academy located at 876 Central Ave., Dunkirk, offers a solid Christian curriculum for preschool through grade 12. Since 1981, CCA has provided high-quality education for families in Northern Chautauqua County. Class sizes are kept small and low teacher-student ratios give a ...

The Good News Ringers Bell Choir concert April 8

The Good News Ringers Bell Choir of Jamestown First Lutheran church will present a concert at St. John’s United Church of Christ on Sunday, April 8 at 4 p.m. The Bell Choir will play religious and secular music. St. John’s United Church of Church is located at 733 Central Ave. in Dunkirk. ...

Religion news briefs

Church of the Living Spirit This week’s speaker is Susan Mckenzie. Church services are held every Sunday in the Assembly Hall on Cleveland Avenue in Lily Dale. Service time is 10:30 a.m. to noon and consists of a spiritual talk, a hands-on healing, a message demonstration, music, meditation ...

A Friday called ‘Good’

No Christian church in our community would argue the blessing that is Easter Sunday. The most holy Sunday of the year, Resurrection Sunday (Easter) signifies Jesus’ victory over sin, death and the devil for us. Yet before Jesus was resurrected, Jesus first had to die. Before we read and ...

Religion news briefs

St. John’s United Church of Christ St. John’s United Church of Christ will hold a meat loaf dinner today, serving 4:30 to 6 p.m., at 733 Central Ave., Dunkirk. Parking and the entrance are off Eagle Street. Call 366-0710 for reservations. The meal includes beverage and dessert. Pre-sale ...

Fundraiser for Dayton Food Pantry at The Master’s Plan Cafe on March 24

SOUTH DAYTON — There will be a homemade spaghetti dinner with a talent show and theme basket raffle on Saturday, March 24 from 5 to 8 p.m. at The Master’s Plan Cafe, 9568 Railroad Ave., Dayton. The costs are $10 for an adult dinner or $6 for children under 12.The menu includes home-made ...

Appeal Week 2018 for Catholic Charities begins this weekend

BUFFALO — Appeal Week 2018 in support of Catholic Charities of Buffalo begins this weekend and culminates on Palm Sunday in all parishes throughout the eight counties of Western New York. Parish volunteers will encourage and coordinate fundraising efforts at weekend Masses on March 17-18 ...

Trinity Masterwork Choir concert set for March 28

Trinity Masterwork Choir in Fredonia is presenting a concert of music themed around light overcoming shadow on the Wednesday of Holy Week at 7:30 p.m. at Trinity Episcopal Church, 11 Day St. Fredonia. The texts for this concert were carefully selected to reflect the life of Christ as well as ...

St. Joe’s community meal about more than food

GOWANDA — It was an inviting, heart-warming and wholesome atmosphere at St. Joe’s Community Meal on Saturday Feb. 17 as goers were given a free meal and an opportunity to socialize. The many who attended were given chicken, a biscuit, gravy, salad and a dessert all for free (and some can ...

NCCS grad receives prestigious recognition

Northern Chautauqua Catholic School alumnus Mackenzie Markham was awarded the Manus Christi Award (Hands of Christ) presented by the Diocese of Buffalo Department of Youth & Young Adult Ministry of the Diocese of Buffalo at its 66th Annual Diocesan Youth Convention on March 4. This award ...

Brocton parish dedicating new church

BROCTON — After four years and four months, Brocton Tri-Church Parish is finally set to dedicate its new church building after a fire destroyed their former church building on Nov. 3, 2013. The new church was built with two cornerstones which are most unusual for a building, let alone a ...

Religion news briefs

Ripley UMC Ripley United Methodist Church. 84 W. Main St., Ripley, is hosting an all-you-can-eat breakfast today from 7:30 to 11 a.m. There will be pancakes, sausage, bacon, made-to-order eggs and omelets, home fries, biscuits and sausage gravy, orange juice and coffee. The cost is $7. This ...