Religion

Christ Lutheran to host conference May 5

QUINCY -- The spring gathering of the Northwest Conference, Central-Southern Synod of the Women of the Evangelical Church of America will be held Saturday, May 5, at Christ Lutheran Church, 333 S. 36th. The theme is "Bold Women." Registration will be held

Weekend Masses to end at three NEMO Catholic churches
Missouri News

Weekend Masses to end at three NEMO Catholic churches

Weekend Masses are being discontinued at three Northeast Missouri Catholic churches. The Diocese of Jefferson City said in a statement Sunday that the decision stems from a shortage of priests available to serve all of the area churches.

Hannibal man writes book on miracles
Religion

Hannibal man writes book on miracles

Bill Cumberlidge recently self-published an autobiography in which he claims to have experienced a number of miracles first-hand.

Religion

Bethel AME to host annual barbecue April 28

QUINCY -- Bethel AME Church, 905 Oak, will hold its 24th annual barbecue cook-out from noon to 6 p.m., or until sold out, on Saturday, April 28, at the church. Prices are rib slabs, $20; rib dinner, $8; chicken dinner, $6; chicken sandwich, $5; and rib san

Religion

Youth group to serve potato/taco bar

QUINCY -- The youth group at First Christian Church will host a potato/taco bar from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 25, at the church, 1415 Maine.  

Religion

THE REV. SAYS: Power of love defeats demons

A fascinating story is told in three of the Gospels about Jesus meeting a disturbed man ("a man from the city who had demons"). Luke 8:26-39, Matthew 8:28-34, Mark 5:1-20. Today, we would say this man had mental illness. Jesus came into this man's life, a

Quincy News

11th annual Blue and White appreciation service May 20

QUINCY -- What started as a simple thank you years ago has become an appreciation of both spirit and deed. The Cathedral of Worship's 11th annual Blue and White day is scheduled for 10 a.m. Sunday, May 20, at the church, 215 N. 25th. The church will recogn

Religion

Clothing give-away to be held Saturday

QUINCY -- An all-season clothing give-away will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 21, at Bethel AME Church, 905 Oak. This annual event, sponsored by the Susie Brewer Missionary Society, will include infant to adult sizes.

The Crossing to host Global Leadership Summit for second time
Religion

The Crossing to host Global Leadership Summit for second time

Familiarity should breed even more participation, believes the Rev. Jim Dennis. Dennis, who serves as pastor of the Crossing's 48th and Maine campus, is helping coordinate Quincy's second venture as a host site for the Global Leadership Summit.

Salem Evangelical supports inclusive QHS cheerleading squad
Education

Salem Evangelical supports inclusive QHS cheerleading squad

Grace Meyer has always wanted to be a cheerleader, but after she didn't make the squad last year, it seemed like it may never happen. She found another opportunity when the Quincy High School Sparkle Squad launched.