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2008-11-12 18:00:09

The United Church of Christ says it's hoping to settle the matter of which church U.S. President-elect Barack Obama will attend in Washington. The church has extended him a hand-delivered invitation to worship there, the Washington publication The Hill reported Wednesday.

2008-10-09 15:00:16

BERKELEY, Calif., Oct. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Sunday, October 19, First Congregational Church of Berkeley, United Church of Christ, will celebrate the weddings of couples who have been married since June when California extended the right to marry to same-sex couples.

2008-09-17 03:00:14

By Rob Johnson rob.johnson@roanoke.com 981-3234 The selection in August of the Rev. Brad Braxton, a Salem native, as the latest in a line of activist preachers at Riverside Church in New York City was made official Sunday by a vote of the congregation.

2008-09-06 15:00:18

Saturday Community United Methodist Church, 3301 W. Broadway, will have contemporary worship at 5 p.m. The Rev. Kevin Shelton will conclude the series "On the Road With Jesus." First Church of Christ, Scientist, 800 W. Broadway, provides spiritual messages 24 hours a day at 442-4288.

2008-08-17 12:00:24

GRAHAM -- Margaret Broadway Carter, 73, passed away Thursday, August 14, 2008. Funeral services will be held 3 p.m. Sunday, August 17, at First Reformed United Church of Christ. Arrangements by Rich & Thompson Funeral Home. (c) 2008 Greensboro News Record. Provided by ProQuest LLC.

2008-08-08 18:00:18

NEW YORK - The Riverside Church in Manhattan, a bastion of liberal social justice causes, is a step closer to filling its vacant pulpit, one of the nation's most prominent. A search committee has unanimously selected the Rev. Brad R.

2008-08-08 03:00:20

By Rob Johnson rob.johnson@roanoke.com 981-3234 Preachers who stir things up are popular at Riverside Church in New York City, and the Rev. Brad Braxton, a native of Salem, is the choice of the congregation's hiring committee as their new leader.

2008-08-05 12:00:23

By Robin Farmer, Richmond Times-Dispatch, Va. Aug. 5--A search committee has unanimously selected a minister ordained in Salem as its choice to lead the renowned Riverside Church in Manhattan. If Dr. Brad R.

2008-07-20 18:00:17

Gary and Glenda Baltrusch of Arkansas, with "God Almighty Ransomed You Ministries," will present a family time of singing and testimonies Sunday at the gathering of the Cowboys for Christ Fellowship at Kist Livestock on Memorial Highway in Mandan. The gathering begins at 7 p.m.

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