Community Covenant Church of Kearney

Youth group will have a pool party at the Nelsons’ on Wednesday, Aug. 14.

Forty days of prayer calendars are available at the church. The church office can also email copies to those who request them.

For more details or other upcoming church events, contact the church office 628-6974, visit

First Baptist Church of Kearney

A men’s breakfast is at 7:30 a.m. Aug. 10, in the church activity center, located at 303 S. Grove St. A monthly men’s lunch is at 11:30 a.m. on the third Thursday of the month, the next occurring on Aug. 15, at Gino’s Italian Cuisine, 123 E. Washington St. in downtown Kearney.

OWLS senior adult group will visit the Haskell Indian Museum on Aug. 13 in Lawrence, Kansas. The group will leave the church at 9 a.m. No sign-up is required. For more details, visit

Food Truck Sunday is Sunday, Aug. 11. Mudbugs and Taste of Brazil trucks will be at the church beginning at 10 a.m.

Nebo Baptist Church of Liberty

Second Sunday Singing will be held from 6 to 8 p.m., Aug 11 at Nebo Baptist Church, 6805 Nebo Hill Road. Refreshments will follow. Participants can bring a musical instrument and join in or a gospel song to share, or just come enjoy the music and fellowship. Call 739-4063 for more details.

Journey Church of Liberty

At Journey Church of Liberty, 1021 Brown St., there will be donation collection barrels for Operation Christmas Child. The collection will take place Aug. 10 and 11. Operation Christmas Child provides Christmas boxes with presents and a Gospel presentation to children around the world. Items being collected include school supplies. To volunteer or for more details, email or call 368-1540.

Pleasant Valley Baptist Church of Liberty

Starting at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Aug. 12, members of the congregation and community at Pleasant Valley Baptist Church, 1600 N. Missouri Highway 291, will meet for Prayer for America in Room 309. For questions, call 781-5959.

St. James Catholic Church of Liberty

The Feast of Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary is Thursday, Aug. 15. Mass times are 6:30 a.m., 9 a.m., 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. at St. James Catholic Church of Liberty, 309 S. Stewart Road.

This year’s annual Holy Smoke BBQ Contest will be held on the St. James Campus on Aug. 23 and 24. Registration is now open for barbecue teams. For more details, visit or call 679-0425 for details.

Precious Blood Renewal Center of Liberty

Staff at the Precious Blood Renewal Center of Liberty, 2120 St. Gaspar Way, offers a Circle of Understanding. The soup dinner is 6 p.m. and the circle is 6:30 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 15.

A Circle of Understanding is where people from all faiths, races, cultures, orientations, ways of life, and backgrounds are celebrated. A freewill offering accepted. For more information or to register, visit or call 415-3745.

Grace Community Church of Smithville

Summer Hoops is an event sponsored by Grace Community Church, 1520 DD Highway. The last session will be held Aug 9. Session one, for those entering grades three to five, is from 9:30 to 11 a.m.

Session two, for those entering grades six through eight, will be split into two groups.

Group A meets from 12:30 to 2 p.m. while group B meets from 2 to 3:30 p.m.

Visit to register.

First Baptist Church of Smithville

First Baptist Church located 300 S. Bridge St. is collecting school supply donations for students in the Smithville School District through Sunday, Aug. 11. Donations can be brought to the church.

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