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To send in items for the Faith News, email information to Mary Rupert, editor, at  news@wyandottepublishing.com.

The Christ the King Catholic Church CYO will hold a fish fry from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Fridays, through April 11, at the church hall, 3024 N. 53rd St.

The second annual Rainbow of Colors in the Bible Luncheon will take place from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, March 29. The host of the event is the Mary F. Handy Women’s Missionary Society of the First AME Church, 1111 N. 8th St., Kansas City, Kan. Other women’s organizations and members of other churches are invited. Table sponsorships are available at $200 per table, or individuals may attend at $20 per person. Each table will select a color. The program will include praise and worship while each table gives an overview on the interpretation of their color in the Bible. For more information, call 913-573-5423 or 913-219-0234.

Grandview Christian Church, 8550 Parallel Parkway, is collecting canned goods for Help 3:17, a local food pantry.

Grinter Chapel United Methodist Church’s Annual Ham and Bean Dinner will be held from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, March 29, at the church, 7819 Swartz Road, Kansas City, Kan.  Homemade vegetable soup also will be served. For a donation of $7 for adults and $3 for children 10 and younger,  those attending will receive ham and beans or vegetable soup, corn bread, dessert and drink.

Open Door Baptist Church, 3033 N. 103rd Terrace, will hold a men’s prayer breakfast at 8 a.m. Saturday, April 5, in the dining room.

Persons of all Christian traditions are invited to participate in Taizé prayer at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 3, in Annunciation Chapel on the campus of the Mother House of the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth, 4200 S. 4th St., Leavenworth, Kan.  Taizé prayer is a meditative, candlelit service that includes simple chants sung repeatedly, silence, and prayers of praise and intercession.  These prayer services emerged from an ecumenical community of monks in Taizé, France.  For more information, visit www.marillaccenter.org or call 913-680-2342.

Stony Point Christian Church, 149 S. 78th St., is planning an Easter Egg hunt for toddlers through fifth graders at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 19, in the church park. Those attending should bring their own baskets. The event will be moved indoors in case of inclement weather.

St. Patrick Catholic Church, 1086 N. 94th St., Kansas City, Kan., will be the site of a presentation and book signing by Teresa Tomeo. at 7 p.m. April 4. Tomeo recently has written the book, “God’s Bucket List.” She is the host of a Catholic talk show, “Catholic Connection,” and a columnist for the publication, “Our Sunday Visitor,” as well as host of the EWTN series, “The Catholic View for Women.”

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KCK author to speak at public library

Local author Ruth Campos will give a talk at 6 p.m. April 29 at the South Branch of the Kansas City, Kansas Public Library, 3104 Strong Ave., Kansas City, Kan.

She will be speaking about her brand new book, “My Journey in Faith.”  Campos has roots in the Argentine community and is a former teacher at Sumner Academy.  Copies will be available for purchase and signing.

 

 

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Faith news

To send in items for the Faith News, email information to Mary Rupert, editor, at  news@wyandottepublishing.com.

The SocialLights at Christ the King Catholic Church, 3024 N. 53rd St., will hold a benefit corned beef and cabbage dinner after the 5:30 p.m. Mass March 15. The Christ the King CYO will hold a fish fry from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Fridays, through April 11.

The second annual Rainbow of Colors in the Bible Luncheon will take place from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, March 29. The host of the event is the Mary F. Handy Women’s Missionary Society of the First AME Church, 1111 N. 8th St., Kansas City, Kan.  Other women’s organizations and members of other churches are invited. Table sponsorships are available at $200 per table, or individuals may attend at $20 per person. Each table will select a color. The program will include praise and worship while each table gives an overview on the interpretation of their color in the Bible. Reservations are due by March 9 for the luncheon. For more information, call 913-573-5423 or 913-219-0234.

Grandview Christian Church, 8550 Parallel Parkway, is collecting canned goods for Help 3:17, a local food pantry.

Grinter Chapel United Methodist Church’s Annual Ham and Bean Dinner will be held from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, March 29. Homemade vegetable soup also will be served. For a donation of $7 for adults and $3 for children 10 and younger,  those attending will receive ham and beans or vegetable soup, corn bread, dessert and drink.

Robert Houston and the True Dedication music group are part of a Covenant Ministries concert at 6 p.m. March 15 at the St. Stephen Baptist Church, 1414 E. Truman Road, Kansas City, Mo. Tickets are $10 in advance or $15 at the door. Headlining the event is gospel singer Martha Munizzi. Also appearing are the Anders Family, Yielded Vessels, New Era, the Mac Family and more. For information call 913-788-5662.

The Crafting Sisters at Open Door Baptist Church, 3033 N. 103rd Terrace, will hold a drop-in meeting from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, March 15, in the dining room. Those attending the come-and-go event will bring their crafts to work on. The Soul Sister Book Club will meet after the 10:30 a.m. church service March 16 in Room 130.

Stony Point Christian Church, 149 S. 78th St., will hold a Community Bunko Night to benefit its StoreHouse ministry from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. March 15. StoreHouse provides assistance for those in need. A dinner will take place from 6 to 7 p.m. March 15, at $5 per person, and bunko begins at 7 p.m. Donations are sought.

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