Church News

  • Piano concert by Bill Miller

    On Oct. 27 at 7 p.m. at Henderson Christian Church there will be a piano concert by Bill Miller.

    Bill is a gospel pianist from Norfolk, Neb. He plays piano concerts of hymns of the church for all ages. He and his wife, Dorothy, make several tours each year.
    Bill taught at Nebraska Christian College for many years in the Music and Bible Departments. He has toured with the NCC concert choirs and New Way Singers. A free will offering will be taken.

  • The Logan Martin-Band will perform in Red Oak on Nov. 3

    The Logan Martin-Band is coming to Red Oak on Nov. 3 at 7 p.m. at Faith Community Church at 2701 N. 8th Street.

    Red Oak will welcome The Logan Martin-Band with special guests Nate Griffen and Dan Hartman, plus opening group, Omaha’s own, Nate Drege Band.
    The Logan Martin-Band has opened for artists such as Jeremy Camp, Phil Wickham, Shawn McDonald and Warren Barfield. Red Oak is their first stop on a nationwide tour.
    There is no charge for tickets, but a free will offering will be taken.

  • Grace Baptist Church celebrates 50 year anniversary Oct. 9/10

    By Pastor Gary Walters

    Some friends are like gold.. Some anniversaries are too! We celebrated both blessings with you.
    Grace Baptist Church located at 1510 N. Sixth Street closed their Oct. 9 and 10 celebration of 50 years as a local church with the cutting of a cake that was designed by Sharee Ordonez. Theme for the weekend was “But continue thou in the things which thou hast learned..” II Timothy 3:14a.
    There were former members from Arizona, Missouri, Nebraska, Virginia, and Iowa that came to be a part of this special occasion.

  • Stanton After School Bible Club helping Operation Christmas Child Through Samaritans Purse

    By Laura Shafer

    Eight million children received shoe boxes last year, over 95 countries have received shoe boxes since 1993. One mission: To demonstrate God’s love in a tangible way to needy children around the world, and together with the local church worldwide, to share the Good News of Jesus Christ.
    These items go to needy boys and girls ages two-14. Items are needed by Nov. 10. Please bring to the Stanton Covenant Church needed items are shoe boxes and the following:

  • Why church?

    Pastor Brian Anderson

    Why Church? Why do we need the Church? What’s the big deal? Many, maybe even you, have asked these questions but have we really looked for the truth? Do we surrender to the viewpoints of media and pop culture about the church? Do we believe what’s in the blogs, CNN and on Facebook?
    What is the truth about Church?

  • Grace Baptist Church 50th anniversary

    Pastor Gary Walters

    We want to celebrate both blessings with you.
    Please join us for an open house on Oct. 9 from 2-4 p.m. A program will include a Proclamation, followed by a music presentation given by the Rob Thiry family from Ankeny.
    Oct. 10, services begin at 10 a.m. with messages by two of the former Pastors. Henderson and Wessberg. A lunch will be provided with a service to follow. Please let us know if you plan to attend the Sunday activities. We are located at 1510 N. 6th St., Red Oak. Call 712-623-9615.

  • Southwest Zone Fall Rally, Oct. 9

    The Lutheran Women’s Missionary League is having its Southwest Zone Fall Rally on Oct. 9, 2010, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Creston.  Registration and a Continental Breakfast will begin at 9 a.m. Cost is $3 for the registration and $3 for the meal.
    The title of the rally is “Fruits of the Spirit”. Elaine Christensen will be doing a Christmas card project with the Lutheran Women’s Missionary League. Be sure to bring used Christmas cards with nativity scenes.

  • Stanton Student Prayer Day

    “REVEAL”(Matthew 6:9-13) is the theme for ‘See You at the Pole 2010’, the Annual Global Day of Student Prayer.

    The event is scheduled for Sept. 22, at schools across the United States and in many other countries.

    This is the 20th anniversary for See You at the Pole, a student-initiated and student-led movement that started in Texas in 1990.

    Stanton students should meet to pray at 7:45 a.m. at the school flagpole, then proceed inside for a quick breakfast and devotional.

  • Fall supper scheduled

    Guss Maple Grove United Methodist Church will be holding the Fall Supper on Sept. 22 from 5-7 p.m. There will be hamballs, fried chicken, salad bar and pie. Handicap accessible.

  • Cowboy Church, Sept. 12

    First Christian Church will be hosting Mr. Brooke Turner and “Cowboy Church” during our Sunday Worship Service at 10:30 a.m. on Sept. 12.
    The community is invited to join us as we welcome Brooke Turner and Cowboy Church to our worship service as part of our fall kick-off festivities.
    Patrons gather for fellowship and goodies at 10 a.m., the service will be at  10:30 a.m. and will be followed by a fellowship dinner.