Catholic

Holy Family Parish
316 S. Logan
         217-732-4019

Priest:
Monsignor E. Edward Higgins
Associate:
Rev. Thomas Taylor

Mass:
  Sat. 5:00PM
  Sun. 7:30AM, 9:00 AM
            & 10:30AM

Christian

Lincoln Christian Church
204 N. McLean
         217-732-7618

Preaching minister:
John Castelein

Worship:
  8:30AM & 11:00AM
Website: www.lincolnchristianchurch.org

Episcopal

Trinity Episcopal Church
402 Pekin St., Lincoln
         217-732-7609
Pastor: James Cravens
Worship:  

 7:30 & 9:45AM Sunday
 9:00AM Wednesday

Independent

Kingdom Life Ministries
2500 Woodlawn Road
         217-732-1466
Pastor: Joe Bennett
Worship:  
 10AM & 6:30PM Sunday


Lincoln Bible Church
2316 N. Kickapoo St., Lincoln   217-735-5959
Pastor: Don Hoover, phone 217-735-4641
Worship: 10AM Sunday
Sunday School:  9AM
Prayer meeting: 6:30PM
Kids in Christ's Service (1st-6th):  7PM Tuesday
Teen Club (7th-12th):
 7PM Wednesday
Overcomers in Christ:
 7PM Wednesday 

Lutheran

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church Association of Free Lutheran Congregations
1140 N. State St., Lincoln
         217-735-9320
Pastor Blair Kasfeldt
Worship:   
                   10AM Sunday
Sunday School:   
                               9AM
E-mail: gslc@ccaonline.com


Immanuel Lutheran Church  ELCA
1409 Pulaski St., Lincoln
         217-732-6777
Pastor Dan Wissmann
Worship:  
                9:00AM Sunday
Sunday School:
               10:15AM

United Methodist

First United Methodist Church
302 Broadway St.,  Lincoln
         217-732-2204
Pastor:  Jame Hahs

Worship:  
 8:30 & 11AM Sunday
Sunday School:
 9:45 AM
Website: www.gbgm-umc.org/
lincoln1stumc/index.html

Pentecostal

To inquire about listing your congregation's worship information, please e-mail us at ldn@lincolndailynews.com or call us at (217) 732-7443.

 

Professor, author Dr. Paul Maier is featured speaker

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[FEB. 28, 2004]  Lincoln Christian College and Seminary will host the annual seminary lectureship on its campus March 16 and 17. The lectureship will feature Dr. Paul Maier, professor of ancient history at Western Michigan University.

Maier is the author of two historical documentaries, "Pontius Pilate" and "The Flames of Rome," as well as a theological thriller that became a No. 1 national best seller in religious fiction, "A Skeleton in God’s Closet." The sequel, "More Than a Skeleton," was released in the fall of 2003. Maier is also author of the nonfiction works "In the Fullness of Time," "Josephus: The Essential Works" and "Eusebius: The Church History."

Maier will lecture at 9:30 a.m. on March 16 in the Earl C Hargrove Auditorium on "Comparing Evidence: Sacred and Secular." All subsequent sessions will be in Restoration Hall. At noon there will be a question-and-answer session, and on March 17 he will speak at 9:30 a.m. on "Fresh Perspectives on the Life of Jesus."

Lincoln Christian College and Seminary offers many lectureships to its students to promote their academic and spiritual lives. The seminary welcomes the community to participate in the lectureships. The lectures are at no cost and open to the public. Please call the seminary office at (217) 732-3168, ext. 2354, for further details.

[LCCS news release]

 


College hosts Midwest Evangelical Conference

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[FEB. 27, 2004]  Some of the most noteworthy scholars in the world of evangelical theology will be gathering on the campus of Lincoln Christian College and Seminary March 19-20. For two days, the Lincoln Christian College and Seminary will host the 49th annual meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society -- Midwest Region, a conference that features scholarly paper presentations, displays by leading book publishers and a unique opportunity for student, faculty, pastors and church leaders to interact with many of Christianity's finest minds.

This meeting is a "first" for the Lincoln campus, and according to LCCS professor Dr. Robert Kurka, "a major step in our school's commitment to be a ‘significant player' in the circles of evangelical theology." Kurka is the chair for this year's conference.

The theme for the conference is "Taking Every Thought Captive to Christ: Theology and the Formation of a Christian World," emphasizing the necessity of bringing every academic discipline -- and indeed, all of life -- under intentional biblical and theological reflection.

Headlining the LCCS venue will be evangelicalism's most recognized theologian, Dr. Millard J. Erickson of Baylor University, who will present two plenary addresses as well as participate in a panel discussion. Other plenary speakers include renowned missiologist Dr. Harold Netland of Trinity International University, Deerfield, and Dr. David Naugle of Dallas Baptist University, whose recent book, "Worldview: The History of the Concept," has been acclaimed as one of the finest works ever on the topic. Lincoln professors Brian Johnson, James Sennett, James Estep and Robert Kurka will be represented among the more than 35 papers presented, and LCCS professor Rich Knopp will treat conference attendees to a 40-minute multimedia presentation of his Lilly Grant-funded program, "Worldview Eyes."

The meeting is open to all interested people at no charge; however, there is a $25 registration fee for those who want to purchase books at discounted prices or attend the Friday evening banquet.

Inquiries may be directed to Dr. Kurka at (217) 732-3168, ext. 2293, or by e-mail to rkurka@lccs.edu. A conference poster and program may be downloaded from the LCCS website at this link: "Upcoming Events -- The 49th Annual Meeting of the Midwest Regional Evangelical Theological Society."

[LCCS news release]

 


March calendar of events for Immanuel Lutheran Church

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[FEB. 14, 2004]  March events at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 1409 Pulaski St. in Lincoln:

"Walking Wet" Lent schedule

In a combined effort, Pastor Russell, Pastor Hofer and Pastor Wissmann are exchanging pulpits during the 2004 Lenten season. The theme of the Lenten services is "Walking Wet." The March schedule for Immanuel is as follows:

Wednesday, March 3 -- Pastor Hofer

Wednesday, March 10 -- Pastor Russell

Wednesday, March 17 -- Pastor Wissmann

Wednesday, March 24 -- Pastor Hofer

Wednesday, March 31 -- Pastor Russell

All services will be at 7 p.m.

[News release]

 

 

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