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Madison Park to host two concerts

QUINCY Madison Park Christian Church, 4700 Broadway, will host a gospel concert by the Goulds on Saturday, July 29, and a concert by the Kingsmen on Thursday, Aug. 3. Both concerts begin at 7 p.m. The Goulds, from Joplin, Mo., consists of family trio Tim,

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Bible school to be held in Clayton

CLAYTON, ILL.-- Clayton community vacation Bible school will be held from 4 to 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 6. Registration will begin at 3:30 p.m. at Clayton Christian Church, 201 E. Main. Children entering kindergarten through fourth grade are invited to "Lear

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'Faith Lab' theme of vacation Bible school

QUINCY-- Faith Presbyterian Church, 1027 S. 24th, will hold vacation Bible school from 5:30 to 8:15 p.m. Sunday through Thursday, Aug. 6-10, for children ages 4 years to fifth grade. The theme is "Faith Lab" and the church sanctuary will be transformed int

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The Rev. Says: Did you get the word?

In the beginning, God. Not what, nor how, nor why, but who? That's what the Bible is all about. It is a book about God. Unfortunately we try to make it a book of science, a book of magic, a book of history. We try to force it to do all kinds of things i

Church sets plans for Ursa Retreat House renovation
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Church sets plans for Ursa Retreat House renovation

Salem United Church of Christ pastor Matt Hunt chose to share with his Sunday congregation the parable of the sower and how it compared to the Ursa Retreat House.

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Salem Church service focuses on Retreat House

QUINCY -- The 9 a.m. service Sunday, July 16, at Salem Evnagelical United Church of Christ, 435 S. Ninth, will feature stories about the Ursa Retreat House from those who have spent time there. The service will center around the parable of the sower and ho

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Victory Boys Quartet to perform July 23

MOUNT STERLING, Ill. -- Victory Boys, a quartet from Mount Vernon, will perform at 6 p.m. Sunday, July 23, at First Christian Church, 117 W. Washington. There will be a pulled pork dinner from 4:30 to 5:45 p.m. The quartet started in 2007 and has released

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Pittsfield church to host VBS

PITTSFIELD, Ill. -- Calvary Baptist Church, 180 S. Franklin St., will hold Vacation Bible School from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Sunday, July 16, through Wednesday, July 19. Children in grades kindergarten through sixth grade are invited. The theme is "Discovering the

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Lighthouse Baptist Church holding vacation bible school

QUINCY -- Lighthouse Baptist Church, 1419 Kochs Lane, will hold Vacation Bible School from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. July 17-20. Registration will start at 6 p.m. each night. This year's theme is "Inside Out and Upside Down on Main Street Where Jesus Makes a Dif

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THE REV. SAYS: 'Without vision, the people perish'

You may remember in the story of "Alice in Wonderland" that Alice came to a fork in the road. She asked the Cheshire Cat, who was sitting in a tree, "What road do I take?" The cat asked, "Where do you want to go?" "I don't know," Alice answered. "Then," s