Reliance Area Community Development has formed a Thrivent Financial Action Team and will be presenting the Dinner Theater "Did Someone Say Murder" on February 24th and 25th. The play features four couples who go to an elegant restaurant on Murder Night. Doors open at 6:00pm with hors d'oeurves followed by a Roast Beef Dinner complete with dessert and the play. Tickets can be found at: the Reliance Legion Hall, the Chamberlain Ag Services Building, Kennebec Fire Hall, and the Jet Lanes in Presho. Contact JaNelle for further details at 605-680-3013.
FLAME Ministry will hold their next meeting on February 28th at 7:00pm at the Faith Community Church in O'Neill. Jolene Lichty will be the featured speaker. She will share how cancer has taken her on a journey of F.A.I.T.H. All women of all ages and spiritual backgrounds are welcomed to attend this event. For more details contact Pat at 402-336-4524.
Keystone Christian Academy located at 715 Madison Avenue in Norfolk, NE will be hosting an open house for Preschool through 8th grades on March 2nd from 6:30pm-7:30pm. The open house will give the opportunity to visit with teachers, discuss the KCA program, and see the school. Registration for the 2017/2018 school year for grades Preschool and Kindergarten are now being taken. Space is limited. For more information, call 402-371-3531.
Inman Community Church will hold a Pan Fried Chicken Dinner on March 3rd from 5:00pm-7:00pm. The meal includes Fried Chicken, Mashed Potatoes & Gravy, Green Beans, Salad, Rolls, and Dessert. The cost for the meal for Adults is $7.50 and children under the age of 10 is $5.00.
Rend Collective will be in concert at the Westside Church in Omaha on March 4th at 7:00pm. For more information visit www.rendcollective.com.
Yankton Figure Skaters present "A Night at the Movies" for their year-end performance. Performances will be held March 4th at 7:00pm and March 5th at 2:00pm at the Kiwanis/4-H Ice Arena in Yankton, SD. Cost for admission is $6 for Adults and Students (K-12) is $3. Refreshments and hot chocolate will served after the performances. Contact Katie at 605-857-0844 for more information.
The Annual Meeting of the members of Niobrara Valley Electric Membership Corporation will be held on March 6th with the registration beginning at 12:30pm withthe meeting starting at 1:30pm at the Knights of Columbus Hall in O'Neill. There will be door prizes. Coffee and rolls will be served after the meeting.
The Zion Lutheran Church in Chamberlain, SD will be celebrating their Centennial Anniversary with special events held throughout the year. On March 14th there will be a band concert and chamber ensemble performed by the Concordia University. On April 30th, during the Worship Service at 9:00am there will be a Spring Reunion Celebration. For more information visit www.zionchamberlain.com.
Third City Christian Church in Grand Island, NE will host the "Lead Me Live" Men's Conference on March 18th from 10:00am-4:00pm. Matt Hammitt, former lead singer of the group Sanctus Real, will be encouraging and equipping men to claim and celebrate their calling as leaders, husbands, and fathers. More information can be found at www.thirdcitychristian.org.
Lindsay Holy Family Parish will host speaker Immaculee Ilibagiza on Friday, March 24th from 4:00pm-9:00pm and Saturday, March 25th from 8:30am-12:30pm. Immaculee is a survivor of the Rwandan genoicide and will share about the power of prayer and healing. The cost is $57 per person or $76 for two. To register contact Sherri at 402-428-3003 or 402-920-1490.
"Facing Darkness" is a film which shows the true story of how Samaritan's Purse staff trusted God in the midst of the devasting Ebola crisis in Africa. It will be shown in theaters in Lincoln, Omaha and Sioux Falls on Thursday, March 30th. For information is available at FacingDarknessMovie.com.
The Central Nebraska Economic Development District (CNEDD) will hold their Annual Conference on March 30th at the O'Neill Community Center. The Annual Conference will include topics about "Small Town Success Stories," "What Businesses Need to Succeed," and much more. The cost per person is $25 which includes lunch and handouts. To register for the conference complete the form at: http://cnedd.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/2017-Annual-Conference-Borchure.pdf or contact CNEDD at 402-340-0106 for more information.
Siouxland Teens Encounter Christ will be holding a non-denominational weekend for teens who want to experience the love of Jesus. This weekend will take place April 6th-9th at Morningside Lutheran Church in Sioux City, IA. Teenage speakers will share their own stories of how Jesus Christ, can radically change lives forever. Further information, applications, and contact information can all be found at www.siouxlandtec.com.
A Worship Night in America concert featuring Chris Tomlin, Big Daddy Weave, Phil Wickham, Zach Williams and others will be held on April 7th at the Baxter arena in Omaha. For more information visit www.ChrisTomlin.com.
Camp Assurance will hold a Supper, Pie and Basket Auction on April 8th beginning at 5:00pm at the Laurel South Gym.
Casting Crowns, Danny Gokey and Unspoken will be in concert April 11th at the Denny Sanford Premier Center in Sioux Falls. For more information visit the website www.castingcrowns.com.
American Red Cross will host a Disaster Training event in O'Neill on Aprill 22nd from 8:00am-6:30pm. This is a short course that will equip new volunteers with the training needed to respond to local and regional disasters such as in cases of tornados, floods, or home fires. To pre-register for this training event contact Michelle at 308-210-4565 or send an e-mail to Michelle.email@example.com.
Pastor Bill Knievel and his wife, Elizabeth from the Victory Road Evangelical Free Church in Norfolk, will be leading a bus tour to The Ark Encounter and The Creation Museum on April 26th-30th. The Ark Enounter is a life-sized Noah's Ark measuring an American football field and a half long. The Creation Museum brings the Bible to life. To learn more about this tour and to make a reservation call 402-371-3840 or 800-672-1009.
There will be Vacation Bible School Training at Camp Assurance on April 28th-29th. Jackie Weiss will be sharing how to prepare and present Bible stories to kids, present the Gospel message clearly, creatively teaching memory verses, songs, and much more. This training is open to anyone who wants to learn more about reaching kids with the Bible.
Perspectives is a 16 week life and learning opportunity that will change the way you view the world around you. Your eyes will be opened to the heart and purpose of God, and how you can take part in His work all over the world. Many local churches have partnered together to bring Perspectives to the Columbus area. For more information or to register visit Perspectives.org. Perspectives will be held every Tuesday from 6:30 until 9:30 p.m. concluding May 9th at the Word of Life Church in Columbus. For more information call Anna at 402-730-0957.
Christian Cross Festival an outdoor Christian Music Festival will be held June 9th and 10th at the Skyview Lake Park in Norfolk, NE. Ryan Stevenson will headline the coffee house stage on Friday, June 9th. On Saturday June 10th, Moriah Peters and Jason Gray will be in concert on the main stage. Clayton Jennings and Aaron Trimble will be the featured speakers. There will be food vendors and many more activities for the whole entire family. For more information visit the website www.christiancrossfestival.org.
TobyMac and David Crowder will be in concert on June 16th at 8:00pm at the Pinewood Bowl Theater in Lincoln, NE. For more information visit the website www.tobymac.com.
Tour de Nebraska Bicycle Adventure will celebrate its 30th anniversary with a 275-mile route through the Sandhills June 21st-25th. Bicyclists will leave St. Paul on June 21st and camp overnight in Loup City, Broken Bow, and Ord. Registration information is available at www.TourdeNebraska.com.
Grief Share is a 13-week seminar and support group for those experiencing grief and loss. It will be held at seven p.m. every Thursday at the Discovery Church in Yankton. The church is located at 205 West 3rd Street. Grief Share features nationally recognized experts on grief recovery topics. For more information call 605-689-2211.
Servant Hearts Clinic, a free, Christ centered medical clinic will be open from 5:30 p.m. until eight p.m. on the first and third Monday of each month at 232 Capitol Street in Yankton. The clinic is for urgent care conditions and provides care for physical, mental health, emotional, and spiritual issues. For more information call 605-760-2986 or send an email to ServantHeartsClinic@gmail.com.
The American Red Cross will be accepting donations at various locations across our listening area. For a compete list of those donation sites visit RedCrossBlood.org or call 800-RED-CROSS.