Religion Briefs

Vacation Bible School to be held in AllisonThe Allison Community Presbyterian Church, 2724 County Road 329, will host its annual Vacation Bible School from 8 to 11 a.m. Monday to Friday.For more...

DATE: June 5, 2010 | CATEGORY: Religion

Church to host poetry series

Katherine Burgess can't talk about poetry without quoting from it. "I, too, dislike it," she quotes from "Poetry," a poem by Marianne Moore, "there are things that are important beyond this...

DATE: June 5, 2010 | CATEGORY: Religion

Religion Briefs

Memorial services to be held in Allison Memorial Day services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at the Allison-Tiffany Cemetery, County Road 329 east of Allison. Methodist church begins new sermon...

DATE: May 28, 2010 | CATEGORY: Religion

Har Shalom rabbi awarded honorary doctorate

After teaching, leading worship, serving and reaching out to the Jewish community for 25 years, Congregation Har ShalomRabbi Eliot Baskin was given an honorary doctorate Monday by Hebrew Union...

DATE: May 22, 2010 | CATEGORY: Religion

Religion Briefs

Har Shalom announces events Congregation Har Shalom, 2537 County Road 203, will hold the following events: •Shavout Rabbi weekend will be held through Sunday. •Shabbat Torah service...

DATE: May 22, 2010 | CATEGORY: Religion

Religion Briefs

Center to host session on meditation, mysticism Centers of Light will present "Introduction to Meditation and Christian Mysticism" at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Durango Community Recreation Center,...

DATE: May 15, 2010 | CATEGORY: Religion

Local churches clothe people in spirit of Christ

In these tough economic times, families are finding it tough just to keep a roof over their heads and their childrenfed. Two area churches are helping with a third basic need - keeping clothes on...

DATE: May 8, 2010 | CATEGORY: Religion

Author teaches principles of happiness

By Ann ButlerHerald Staff WriterIn a world where wars, starvation and economic woes are rampant, how can a person possibly be happy?The first step is to decide, or form the intention, to be joyful,...

DATE: April 17, 2010 | CATEGORY: Religion

Easter weekend services

These are among the Easter services that will take place this weekend.  All services are on Sunday unlessotherwise noted. Services marked with an asterisk indicate child care is provided. Durango ...

DATE: April 3, 2010 | CATEGORY: Religion

Holy Week services

These are a few of the special services being offered as Holy Week begins with Palm Sunday this weekend. A schedule forworship activities over Easter weekend will be published April 3 on the...

DATE: March 27, 2010 | CATEGORY: Religion

Local church aims to build ties with Christians in Cuba

When members of the Lau family were getting ready to go to Cuba at the end of December, they were looking forward toparticipating in a mission at a cooperative that takes care of the disabled and...

DATE: Feb. 27, 2010 | CATEGORY: Religion

Churches share worship, devotions

In a world where tragedies and conflict are in the news every day, where is God in the world?That is one of the questions five area congregations will contemplate as they go through the season of...

DATE: Feb. 13, 2010 | CATEGORY: Religion