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  • Raw Church provides holiday musical light show.jpg RawChurch provides musical light show

    Christmas magic is in the air, or rather the airways, at RawChurch. Last year’s initiative from the church to start a synchronized light show with about 12,000 lights has expanded with an additional 4,000 lights to bring extra magic for the holiday season.

    December 22, 2012 1 Photo

  • First Presbyterian women revive holiday treasures.jpg First Presbyterian women save sentimental Christmas treasures

    Over the years, items  begin to lose their luster while some almost disintegrate and the women of First Presbyterian Church have made an effort to reverse the aging effects on their special Chrismon tree ornaments as well as make new ones.

    December 14, 2012 2 Photos

  • First Baptist Church choir rehearses Christmas play.jpg First Baptist Church brings traditional Christmas play to stage

    A big part of the Christmas season is spreading holiday joy and First Baptist Church will be doing their part by hosting “A 1940’s Christmas Homecoming” musical drama.

    December 7, 2012 2 Photos

  • Church briefs Dec. 7, 2012

    Church briefs for Friday, Dec. 7, 2012. Editor's note: If you are an area Stephens County church and would like your upcoming activities published in the Friday Religion section of The Duncan Banner, please send them to by noon Wednesday for the week of publication. Church briefs will be edited for content and space.

    December 7, 2012

  • Grinch visits Immanuel Baptist.jpg Grinch gets down to business at Immanuel Baptist Church

    Amid much laughter and excitement, the IBC staff made quite a production out of their 2012 annual business meeting Sunday.

    December 7, 2012 1 Photo

  • FUMC hosts Community Thanksgiving service today

    The Ministerial Alliance’s annual Community Thanksgiving service will be held at First United Methodist Church and begins at 6 p.m.

    November 18, 2012

  • Church Briefs offer glimpse of weekend, upcoming activities

    Area church briefs for Friday, Nov. 9.

    November 9, 2012

  • Area church briefs

    Church briefs for Friday, Oct. 26, 2012. This is a condensed version of what was published in the Friday edition and reflects activities beginning Sunday, Oct. 28. This also has information on area churches hosting Trunk or Treat events for Wednesday.

    October 28, 2012

  • Janet Pashal to headline 'Ladies Night Out' at New Hope Baptist Church Paschal to headline ‘Ladies Night Out’

    About five years ago, New Hope Baptist Church West began an event to focus on the fellowship of the women of the church.
    Ladies Night Out isn’t only for the women of New Hope, but for women of all churches to come out for a night of entertainment. This year’s event will be at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29, at New Hope, at 200 S. 42nd St. (See More)

    September 21, 2012 1 Photo

  • Area church briefs

    Following are the Friday church briefs published in The Banner's print edition, Sept. 21.

    September 21, 2012


Should the date for The World's Largest Garage Sale be changed from the third weekend in July to sometime in October to take advantage of cooler weather like we had this past weekend?

No. It's better in the summer cause kids are out of school.
Yes. More shoppers would come during nice fall weather.
Either time is fine.

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