Holy Week opportunities in the Paducah District:
The Paducah District has rounded up the following list of worship opportunities during Holy Week. They are organized by county.
Monday, March 25
Pryorsburg UMC, 6:30 pm
12 Calhoun Street, Mayfield, Ky.
A Seder Meal to be served by Ronnie and Sherron Cunningham
Tuesday, March 26
Owen's Chapel UMC, 6:30 pm
1408 Owen's Chapel Rd., Melber, Ky.
Wednesday, March 27
McKendree UMC, 6:30 pm
1700 SR 301, Mayfield, Ky.
Waldrop on team guiding health & hospitality program through KY Council of Churches
Rev. Gregory Waldrop of Fountain Avenue UMC in Paducah is part of a team of clergy guiding a new three-year program of health and hospitality through the Kentucky Council of Churches (KCC), according to Rev. Marian Taylor, Executive Director of KCC.
KCC has received funding from the Lilly Endowment to foster peer learning groups around Kentucky and welcomes hearing from interested church leaders, especially clergy.
Small groups will form themselves ecumenically (members from various...
Come dance or watch: April 23 Resurrection Dance in Paducah!
Click HERE to read feature story in April 22 'Faith & Family' section of The Paducah Sun.
The Paducah District is getting ready to dance and they are inviting the rest of the Memphis Conference to join them!
Why dance? Because you like to dance. Because you love the event's original music. Because you want to do something out of the ordinary to celebrate Easter. Because you think it's really cool to be doing something other Christians all around the world will be doing...
More than 400 attend District Youth Rally at Benton First UMC
The Paducah District Youth Rally on Sunday, Aug. 8, at Benton First UMC in Benton, KY was called “a great success” by Paducah District Superintendent Dr. Rick Dye.
Event organizer Susan Engle, Director of Program Ministry at Benton First UMC, reported more than 400 people in attendance from more than 20 churches.
“The goal of the evening,” said Engle, “was to energize our area youth, be invitational to the community and coordinate...
Trinity UMC in Paducah takes message of Christ to city youth
Story and photos by John Wright, The Paducah Sun
This story ran in the June 24 issue of The Paducah Sun. The story and photos are reprinted with permission from The Paducah Sun.
Dorothy Henry has watched a dream of hers come true this week.
A lifelong resident near Kolb Park on Paducah’s Southside, Henry quite often has seen children meandering along the streets and always wondered if anyone was teaching them about Jesus Christ. This week it appears several of...
Paducah District Older Adult Rally
An Older Adult Rally, from 9:30 a.m. to 2:15 p.m., designed especially for persons 55+ who live in the Paducah District will be held Thursday, October 8, at Benton First UMC. Our purpose is to help congregations understand the important of older adults in our churches – the importance of Intentional Ministry with, for, and by, older adults.
In addition, there will be fun in the form of learning how to create “A Better You” through yoga. (Guaranteed to be more fun than...