Holy Week Calendar

April 13 St. Paul’s Episcopal Church and First Methodist Church in Mancos, Bauer Avenue and Oak Street, will hold a joint Blessings of the Palms at 9 a.m. Each congregation will have separate...

DATE: April 11, 2014 | CATEGORY: Faith

Holy Week Calendar

April 13 St. Paul’s Episcopal Church and First Methodist Church in Mancos, Bauer Avenue and Oak Street, will hold a joint Blessings of the Palms at 9 a.m. Each congregation will have separate...

DATE: April 7, 2014 | CATEGORY: Faith

Holy Week Laity services

Holy Week Laity Services are conducted by lay people from a number of local churches. These services take place at 7 a.m.. The locations this year are: Monday, April 13: St. Barnabas Episcopal...

DATE: April 7, 2014 | CATEGORY: Faith

Take time, thought to re-establish healthy habits

Habitual human behavior affects us the same way as the moon influences ocean tides and the sun influences Earth’s daily rotation through the solar system. Once established and repeated over and...

DATE: April 3, 2014 | CATEGORY: Faith

Passover offers chance remember the Lamb

By Bill Kuik Spring is a time of renewal. We anticipate the arrival of early blooming flowers and green fields emerging all across the Four Corners region. Springtime is also when we begin...

DATE: March 27, 2014 | CATEGORY: Faith

Enduring hope

There is always hope. That is the guiding mantra of Gail Carpenter and Betsy Jones who have been working in women’s jail ministry for decades. “You’re faith just keeps carrying you on, that maybe...

DATE: March 20, 2014 | CATEGORY: Faith

The Word Moved Into the Neighborhood Can you hear me now?

Ever since my boys began going to school on the Front Range, I text or talk to them every morning on the phone. Recently, the conversation between my youngest and I hit a snag, and it reminded me...

DATE: March 20, 2014 | CATEGORY: Faith

Ash Wednesday reminds us of mortality

Standing on a busy street corner offering an expression of your faith is an interesting proposition. It’s not one in which I ever thought I’d engage. I suppose that’s because most of my...

DATE: March 13, 2014 | CATEGORY: Faith

Inmate chaplain provides light, liberation behind bars

Shelby Smith never saw himself as a minister, but now his favorite chair in the world is by the window in the jail where he meets with up to 20 inmates a week at the Montezuma County Jail. “My...

DATE: March 13, 2014 | CATEGORY: Faith

Catholic Daughters Day heralds the installation of court’s new members

Recently the mayor of Cortez, Dan Porter, recognized the only existing Junior Catholic Daughters Court in Colorado for their ongoing community outreach and service to the Church. At an installation...

DATE: March 6, 2014 | CATEGORY: Faith

Mountain View to hold revival

Mountain View Baptist Church will hold Revival Services Sunday, March 9 through Wednesday, March 12. The guest evangelist will be Dr. Charles Patrick Jr. Patrick is director of operations in the...

DATE: Feb. 24, 2014 | CATEGORY: Faith

Pope: Internet is a ‘gift from God’

VATICAN CITY – The Internet is a “gift from God” that facilitates communication, Pope Francis said in a statement released Thursday, but he warns that the obsessive desire to stay connected can...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2014 | CATEGORY: Faith