Crossroads Community Church of Kearney

Women’s Bible study group’s meeting day and time has changed. The group now meets at 9 a.m. Tuesdays. For more information, call the church office at 628-2777 or visit

On Sunday, Aug. 25, two young people will participate in baptism at the church, 2855 S. Petty Road.

You GATHER group will meet at 6:30 p.m. Sunday at the Spencers’ residence at 1712 Broke Court.

Community Covenant Church of Kearney

A fall preview and confirmation orientation will be at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28, at the church, 1820 S. Jefferson St. Fall 2019 schedules are also available in the church office or online at 40 Days of Prayer calendars are also available at the church or via email by contacting office staff.

A men’s prayer breakfast is at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 7, at the Kearney Veterans of Foreign Wars post, located at 301 W. Washington St.

First Baptist Church of Kearney

Men and women’s Bible study will begin Sunday, Sept. 1, at the church, 303 S. Grove St. Learn more at or

The church’s fall schedule begins Wednesday, Sept. 4.

Lydia Sew-ers craft group will meet at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 9. Call 628-6672 for more details.

20 Somethings, a group of young professionals, those in college, singles and young married couples, will have a Bible study at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 12, in the Travis and Clara Black residence. Contact the church office for more details.

The annual fish fry is at 5 p.m. Sept. 15.

Hosanna Lutheran Church of Liberty

Members of the church will be part of a team in the Liberty Alzheimer’s Association Walk on Sept. 7. To sponsor a team in the Liberty Alzheimer’s Association Walk or donate, visit For more details, call 781-7991.

Relevant Church of Liberty

Relevant Church of Liberty, 101 N. Forest Ave., offers a game night from 6 to 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 23. Attendees are asked to bring a snack to share. Those ages 16 and older are welcome.

St. James Catholic Church of Liberty

The ninth annual Holy Smoke BBQ contest is back and this year’s family fun night will be from 5 to 10 p.m. Friday, Aug. 23, at the church, 309 S. Stewart Road. The night will feature inflatables, a beer garden and food trucks. Uncle Dave’s BBQ will be the barbecue vendor. In addition, there will be entertainment with the St. James own Ukeladies, Matthew Maggi and Damien Gunn Band. For more details, visit

Second Baptist Church of Liberty

On Aug. 25, there will be one 11 a.m. service at Second Baptist Church of Liberty, 300 E. Kansas St., to see the pastoral residency commissioning and interview of Emmitt Drumgoole. There will be a welcome lunch at noon and a church conference following the event.

St. Stephen Lutheran Church of Liberty

The Team Jesus Mission Team’s annual garage sale is 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 23; and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 24, at 205 N. Forest Ave. Acceptable donations include furniture, household items, children’s clothes and books. Unsold items will be given to Hillcrest Hope. No exercise equipment, mattresses, car seats/cribs or electronics will be accepted. For questions about items to donate, call 446-7088.

The Board of Outreach and the Board of Human Care are hosting a charity golf tournament Sept. 8, at Paradise Pointe Golf Complex near Smithville Lake. The tournament will start at 1:30 p.m. Proceeds will benefit the Liberty Women’s Clinic. For other details, contact Robert Brinser at 830-0965 or; or Craig Knaak at 377-6311.

First Christian Church of Smithville

Night Sew begins at 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 23, at the church, 201 N. Bridge St. Sew and Share is at 9 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 27, while Threads of Faith will be hosted at 9 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 29. Call the church for more details at 532-0773.

Good Shepherd Catholic Church of Smithville

The community is invited to attend the annual dinner and auction held at 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7, at 18601 N. U.S. Highway 169 in Smithville. In addition to a meal, there will be live jazz music and live and silent auctions. To get tickets or for more information, call the parish office at 532-4344.

United Methodist Church of Smithville

The church’s annual trivia night will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7 at the church, 505 U.S. Highway 169. In addition to trivia, participants will be offered fellowship, snacks and a silent auction. For a table for seven, the cost is $150. Individual tickets are a re lower cost. To register or for more information, call 532-3200.

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