Some faith groups are holding online or video services. In Wyandotte County, those who are older than 60 or who have other medical conditions should continue being very cautious, according to the Wyandotte County health officials. Those who are sick should stay home, according to officials.
More details about Wyandotte County health guidelines for churches are at https://www.wycokck.org/WycoKCK/media/Health-Department/Documents/Communicable%20Disease/COVID19/COVID-19GuidelinesForChurches.pdf.
Some churches have been changing their services as a result of COVID-19 restrictions for the community. Residents are advised to visit the social media page of their church or faith organization, or to call them or email them, to see changes that have been made to regular schedules, or if there are video services planned on Sunday.
The Archdiocese of Kansas City in Kansas has information about churches, Masses, and reflections, at https://www.facebook.com/archkck.
Blessed Sacrament, Christ the King and Our Lady and St. Rose Catholic churches have resumed in-person Masses. For more information, visit the churches’ websites or Facebook pages at https://www.facebook.com/Christ-the-King-Parish-KCKS-1392808997677579, https://www.facebook.com/BlessedSacramentkck, and https://www.facebook.com/ourladyandsaintrose/. Sunday Mass is online at https://www.facebook.com/BlessedSacramentkck.
Christ the King Catholic Church, 3024 N. 53rd, will hold a Community Blood Center blood drive from 12:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, March 8, at Davern Hall, in the church basement. Those interested in donating blood may visit https://savealifenow.org/ to make an appointment or get more information, or call 816-753-4040, or visit https://www.facebook.com/Christ-the-King-Parish-KCKS-1392808997677579. Also, Christ the King plans its first St. Joseph’s Table after Mass at 5 p.m. March 19. Desserts made by parishioners will be available for purchase. There is a signup form at https://www.ctkkcks.org/?fbclid=IwAR32ELwLvcfxJXukqn-5o0bT6ZzMNo0m1GyxaNYV-0iodR5AD6AtPOUdsR4.
Casa – Worship House Christian Church, 5217 Leavenworth Road, Kansas City, Kansas, will have services at 11 a.m. Sunday. The church has an online service at www.facebook.com/casadealabanzaKCKS. Check with the church’s social media page for more information on services. For more information, visit Facebook @casadealabanzaKCKS.
The First Christian Church of Bonner Springs, 148 N. Nettleton, Bonner Springs, will hold a Community Blood Center blood drive from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, March 16, in the Fellowship Hall. Those interested in donating blood may visit https://savealifenow.org/ to make an appointment or get more information, or call 816-753-4040.
Oak Ridge Missionary Baptist Church, 9301 Parallel Parkway, will hold a Community Blood Center blood drive from 1:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Monday, March 15, at its Family Life Center. Those interested in donating blood may visit https://savealifenow.org/ to make an appointment or get more information, or call 816-753-4040.
Open Door Baptist Church, 3033 N. 103rd Terrace, Kansas City, Kansas, will have services in person with social distancing at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, March 7. There will be a livestream service at https://www.facebook.com/opendoorkc/ and https://www.opendoorkc.com/.
Our Lady and St. Rose Catholic Church is holding a Lenten fish fry from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, March 12, at Davern Hall, 3024 N. 53rd. To be available are a dinner with one catfish fillet for $10 or two catfish fillets for $12. The dinner includes green beans, cole slaw and pound cake. Orders may be placed and prepaid by March 9 at ourladyandsaintrose.org/fishfry, or 913-321-1958.
Stony Point Christian Church, 149 S. 78th St., Kansas City, Kansas, will have services at 10:15 a.m. Sunday, March 7. Services also will be livestreamed on its Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/StonyPointChristianChurch.
St. Patrick Catholic Church, 1086 N. 94th St., Kansas City, Kansas, has a Mass online for Sunday, March 7, at https://www.facebook.com/StPatrickKCK. St. Patrick will have a drive-up fish dinner at 4:30 p.m. each Friday in Lent. Vehicles will enter on 94th Street, and then go to the parish center. Adult meals are $11, kids meals are $6, and a family meal is $30.
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 1300 N. 18th St., Kansas City, Kansas, will hold its services at 10 a.m. Sunday, March 7, online at https://www.stpaulskck.org/ and https://www.facebook.com/StPaulsKCK/. St. Paul’s will have an all-parish forum on Zoom after services March 7.
Sunset Hills Christian Church, 6347 Leavenworth Road, Kansas City, Kansas, will have services at 9:30 a.m. Sunday, March 7. For more information about this Sunday’s plans, visit the Facebook page of Pastor Mike Barnett, https://www.facebook.com/mike.barnett.528. Services are also provided through checkout of DVD or SD Card and can be sent by email upon request.
Wyandotte United Methodist Church, 7901 Oakland Ave., will have a livestreamed service Sunday, March 7, on Facebook, https://www.facebook.com/Wyandotteumc/ or online on the website at www.wyandotteumc.com. The church is planning to resume in-person services at 11 a.m. March 21, with social distancing and masks.
Information about other church services in Wyandotte County may be available from the church’s social media page.
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