Religion Briefs

Nondenominational gospel meetings to be held Nondenominational gospel meetings will be held from 4 to 5 p.m. Sundays through Nov. 14 at the Durango Community Recreation Center, 2700 Main Ave., and...

DATE: Oct. 8, 2010 | CATEGORY: Religion

Catholic Congress hits the road to Durango

Inspiration to faith can come from many places, and for local Catholics, a visit from an internationally acclaimed speaker Sunday may provide that opportunity.The Diocese of Pueblo is taking its...

DATE: Sept. 25, 2010 | CATEGORY: Religion

Religion Briefs

Har Shalom announces eventsThe Congregation Har Shalom, 2537 County Road 203, will hold these events:•Sukkot and Shabbat Celebration will be held at 5:30 p.m. Friday in the Sukkah at the Flitter...

DATE: Sept. 25, 2010 | CATEGORY: Religion

Dharma fundraiser to have fun, wisdom

It's hard to pin a label on Nina Wise, although a number of writers and reviewers have tried. The dancer/social commentator/playwright/humorist/meditation practitioner has won multiple grants from...

DATE: Sept. 18, 2010 | CATEGORY: Religion

Religion Briefs

Unitarian fellowship to hold auctionThe Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Durango will hold its second annual "Frolic Auction" from 5 to 8 p.m. Sept. 25 at the church, 419 San Juan Drive.The...

DATE: Sept. 18, 2010 | CATEGORY: Religion

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Lutheran church to hold potluckSt. Paul's Lutheran Church will hold a potluck luncheon at noon Sunday at the church, 2611 Junction Street.A divine service will be held at 10:15 a.m. Sunday.To RSVP...

DATE: Sept. 11, 2010 | CATEGORY: Religion

Grace Church's Rev. Bob Ross to turn leadership over to son

It's been a decade filled with changes and transitions for Grace Church of Durango. And Sunday will bring yet anothermajor change to the small congregation with dreams of great growth. After more...

DATE: Sept. 10, 2010 | CATEGORY: Religion

Religion Briefs

Visioning workshop to be held in Mancos"Michael Bernard Beckwith's Life Visioning Process Workshop" will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Sept. 10 and from 9 a.m. to noon Sept. 11 at 43900 U.S. Highway 160...

DATE: Sept. 4, 2010 | CATEGORY: Religion

Jewish storyteller recounts tales with heart

"Once upon a time ..." takes on a new meaning when it comes from a Jewish Maggid, or spiritual storyteller.Durangoan Eli Herb, a lay leader at Congregation Har Shalom who is studying to be ordained...

DATE: Sept. 4, 2010 | CATEGORY: Religion

Lutheran group likely to rise from gay discord

MINNEAPOLIS – Richard Mahan and Anita Hill are both Lutheran pastors who were inside a Minneapolis convention hall last summer when delegates for the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America voted to...

DATE: Aug. 27, 2010 | CATEGORY: Religion

Immigration activist targets evangelicals

NAPERVILLE, Ill. – A handwritten sign on the church door announces the event where Matthew Soerens, fluent in Spanish, the Bible and the nation’s immigration laws, will try to win converts.For...

DATE: Aug. 20, 2010 | CATEGORY: Religion

Need prayer? Calif. drive-thru takes orders to go

LOMA LINDA, Calif. – Joyce Kim needed a sign to remind her to pray.She found it a few months ago along a stretch of rural road where she and hundreds of other Southern California commuters drive...

DATE: Aug. 20, 2010 | CATEGORY: Religion