Faith

United churches break ground on new building
July 22, 2010
With members from former churches Emmaus Lutheran Church of Bonner Springs and St. Martin Lutheran Church of Basehor watching in the crowd, the Rev. Robert Weinkauf turned the first spade of dirt on a combined effort two years in the making.
Holy Angels celebrates opening of new church
February 15, 2010
Holy Angels Catholic Church was packed with more than 1,000 people Sunday morning as the community celebrated the first service in its new church.
Korbs to Kenya
Retired Tonganoxie teachers sell house, embarking on mission work in Africa
December 30, 2009
It’s popular for some people, when they retire, to move to a warmer locale near a coast.
Concert series highlighting holiday season to begin
December 3, 2009
The Kaw Valley Community Chorus, under the direction of Kimberly Demings, invites community members to attend one of its holiday performances during December.
Holiday dinner and piano recital coming to church
November 11, 2009
A Thanksgiving community dinner and a piano recital featuring a Kansas University graduate student will start with a noon meal Sunday at First Congregational Church of Tonganoxie, 303 E. Fourth Street, Tonganoxie.
Elm Grove dedicates new church
November 9, 2009
The members of Elm Grove Baptist Church had their first service Sunday in the new $2.5 million building.
Church to play host to chili and soup supper
November 5, 2009
The Grinter Chapel United Methodist Church will play host to a chili and soup supper from 12-5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 7, at the church, 78th Street and Swartz Road, Kansas City, Kan.
Elm Grove to dedicate new building
November 3, 2009
Elm Grove Baptist Church will have a dedication ceremony at 10 a.m. Nov. 8 to commemorate the opening of its new addition.
Churches take children to Rome through combined efforts
July 9, 2009
Bonner Springs youths will be traveling to Rome this summer during a time when the Christian Church was just beginning.
Baptist church makes big strides with building addition
June 18, 2009
When Pastor Sandy Seaba came to Elm Grove Baptist Church in 1974, he didn’t intend for the position to be permanent.
Church introduces new adventure camp for kids
June 4, 2009
Basehor United Methodist Church invites all children ages 3-12 to go to the edge this summer for Vacation Bible School.
GOD TV founders buy Linwood mansion
June 3, 2009
Linwood is not Hollywood, but the small Leavenworth County town of about 400 people is now home to a pair of international TV personalities.
Church to update directory with new member photos
April 9, 2009
Members of the Sunset Hills Christian Church, 6347 Leavenworth Road, Kansas City, Kan., will have the opportunity to have their picture taken for the church directory.
Christian group plans golf tournament fundraiser
April 9, 2009
As spring weather creeps in, area golfers are chomping at the bit to get out and golf. But they won’t have to wait much longer because the Young Life Kaw Valley has scheduled its Second Annual Golf Tournament for Friday, April 17, at Dub’s Dread Golf Club.