Do good dogs go to heaven?
Do good dogs go to heaven?
The question "Will man's best friend be there when we reach the pearly gates?" will be examined at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Lifetree CafÃ©, 3101 Campus Drive.
This Lifetree event — "Do Good Dogs Go to Heaven?" — explores the intimate connection between pets and their owners, and whether pets have a place in heaven.
A film will be shown that includes visits to a pet euthanasia expert and with pet cemetery caretakers.
Admission to the 60-minute event is free. Snacks and beverages are available.
Lifetree CafÃ© is a place where people gather for conversation about life and faith in a casual coffeehouse-type setting.
For more information, call Mike at 272-6198, email him at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.lifetreecafe.com.
Sons of Thunder core group meets
The Sons of Thunder Garden City Regional Chapter will have a core group meeting from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday at Garden City High School, 2720 Buffalo Way.
Sons Of Thunder is an interdenominational group of Christian men that has only one agenda: to "break down the walls that separate men from knowing Jesus Christ."
Attendees are to enter through the northwest front doors; someone will be there to direct them to the meeting.
For more information, call Monty at (620) 353-9507 or Cary at (620) 353-9601 or visit www.sonsofthunderswks.com.
Calvary Reformed Baptist Church of Garden City
1505 E. Spruce St.
Sunday: Morning service, 10:30 a.m. at various homes (call for meeting location); evening service, 6:30 p.m. in the chapel at Garden Valley Retirement Village.
For more information, call (719) 336-4780, 275-8320 or 805-1768 or visit www.cause-of-god.com.
Church of the Brethren
505 N. Eighth St.
Sunday: Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.; worship service, 10:45 a.m., with Pastor Von Hunn giving the message "The Merciful"; children's church is provided during the morning worship service; chili lunch featuring chili with all the trimmings, corn bread, pies, coffee and iced tea, noon (donations accepted)
Tuesday: Quilting, 10 a.m.
Wednesday: Adult Bible Study, 7 p.m.
Upcoming: Pastor Doug Williams will be the guest speaker on Feb. 23.
For more information, call 276-7391, email email@example.com or visit www.gardencitycob.org.
Church of Christ
1715 Pioneer Road
Saturday: Area-wide leadership meeting, 5 p.m.
Sunday: Bible classes for all ages, 9 a.m.; worship assembly, 10 a.m. and 5 p.m., with Darrell Rains giving the lesson "Lessons Learned Too Late" in the morning and "Eternal" from the book of John in the evening; the "Great Grams" Card Ministry will meet after the evening assembly.
Wednesday: Bible classes for all ages, including FaithWeaver Friends for kids, 7:15 p.m.
Transportation to all assemblies is available by calling the church office at 276-2500. Visit www.gcchurchofchrist.com, www.facebook.com/gcchurchofchrist or follow on Twitter @gckscoc.
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
619 Mary St.
Saturday: Prom (age 14 to 18), 5:30 p.m. in Scott City.
Sunday: Sacrament meeting, 10 a.m.; Primary classes and Sunday school, 11:20 a.m.; Melchizedek Priesthood, Relief Society, Aaronic Priesthood and Young Women classes, 12:10 p.m.
Each school day: Seminary, 7 a.m.
Monday: Family home evening.
Wednesday: Play group, 11 a.m. at McDonalds East; youth activities, 7 p.m.
Thursday: Ward missionaries meeting, 7 p.m.
Feb. 22: Baptism service, 4 p.m.
For more information about the Gospel, call the full-time English- and Spanish-speaking missionaries serving in Garden City at (620) 875-3715 or visit www.mormon.org, www.LDS.org or www.Liahona.LDS.org.
2901 N. Eighth St.
Sunday: Sunday service and children's church, 9 and 11 a.m.
For more information, call the church office at 275-5965 or visit www.cornerstonepeople.org.
Fellowship Baptist Church
506 N. First St.
Sunday: Sunday school and Adult Bible Study, 10 a.m.; special combined worship service, 10 a.m., as all ministries of Fellowship Baptist Church join together; worship service, 11 a.m., with the English, Spanish and Burmese meeting together; Myanmar Christian Fellowship, 1 to 3 p.m.; Bible study and prayer, 6 p.m.; youth group, 7 p.m.; Spanish services include Escuela dominical at 10 a.m. and Servicio de Adoracion at 11 a.m.
Wednesday: Kids 4 Truth, 7 p.m.
For more information, call 275-5304.
First Baptist Church
1007 N. 11th St.
Sunday: Bible study and Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.; worship service, 10:30 a.m.; NCV practice, 4 p.m.
Wednesday: Meal, 6 p.m.; Bible study and activities, 6:30 p.m.; NCV practice, 8 p.m.
Feb. 21: Seeds of Hope, 4 to 6 p.m.
For more information or transportation to church activities, call 275-5266.
First Christian Church
306 N. Seventh St.
Sunday: Service, 9 a.m. at Garden Valley Retirement Village, led by Pastor Scott Schurle; Sunday school, 9 a.m.; worship service, 10 a.m., with Pastor Schurle giving the message "Blessed Are The Meek"; Worship Committee will meet after the service; HOPE Puppets, 12:30 p.m.; Executive meeting, 1:15 p.m.; Board, 2 p.m.; "Run For God," 4 p.m.; TNC Junior High Youth Group, 7 p.m. at the Adler's home; Week of Compassion.
Monday: IDOC, 6:30 to 9 p.m.; trustees, 7 p.m.
Tuesday: Guild, 11:30 a.m. at IHOP, to include a Valentine's exchange; New Covenant Bible Study, 1:30 p.m.; Bible Study, 7 p.m.
Wednesday: Navajo Taco meeting, 5:30 p.m.; Peace Out, Bells and youth group (fifth/sixth grade), 6 p.m.; LED, 6:50 p.m.; Gospel Choir and Bible study, 7 p.m.; youth group (seventh to 12th grade), 7:30 p.m.
Thursday: Friendship Circle, 2 p.m.; Mary Marthas, 7 p.m.
Feb. 22: Reckless Generation Bible Study, 9:30 a.m. at Patrick Dugan's; Navajo Taco Dinner, 11 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. (tickets are $7 in advance; $8 at the door).
For more information, visit www.fccgcks.org.
First United Methodist Church
1106 N. Main St.
Saturday: Saturday Night Light, 5:45 p.m., with the Rev. David Bell giving the message.
Sunday: Worship, 8:30 and 10:45 a.m. in the sanctuary, with the Rev. Bell giving the message "That's What The Man Said About Commitment?"; Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.; Youth Choir, 5:30 p.m.; youth snack supper, 6 p.m.; youth group, 6:30 p.m.
Monday: Disciple IV and Bell Choir, 7 p.m.
Tuesday: Staff meeting, 9 a.m.; Emmaus Reunion Groups and Women's Noon Bible Study, noon; UMMAM, 4 p.m.; Education, Finance and Outreach-Evangelism, 7 p.m.
Wednesday: New Covenant Circle, 9:30 a.m.; Women's Bible Study, 1 p.m.; Children's Choir, 5:15 p.m.; family meal, 5:30 p.m.; Confirmation Class, Bible Zone and Ninth Grade Bible Study, 6:15 p.m.; Chancel Choir, 6:30 p.m.; Men's/Women's Bible Study and Young Women's Circle, 7 p.m.; Youth Bible Studies, 7:30 p.m.; Praise Band practice, 8:15 p.m.
Thursday: Crist Circle and Olomon-Messenger Circle, 9:30 a.m.; Emmaus groups, noon; Harder-Lee Circle, 2 p.m.; UMMAM, 4 p.m.; East Garden Village Bible Club, 4:30 p.m.; Circles of Hope, 5:30 p.m.; Vieux Circle, 7 p.m.; YANC, 8 p.m.
Feb. 21: Mothers' Day Out, 9 a.m.
For more information on events, visit www.fumcgc.com or call 275-9171.
Garden Valley Church
1701 N. Third St.
Saturday: Young Adult Fellowship, 7 p.m.
Sunday: Prayer Partners, 8:30 a.m.; Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.; worship, 10:45 a.m., with Pastor Steve Ensz giving the message "The Mortar For The Joints"; Retirees Luncheon, 12:15 p.m.; Senior High Youth Group, 5:30 p.m.; Perspectives Class No. 6, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
Tuesday: Women's Sewing Group, 9:30 a.m.; lunch prayer time, noon; "Whispers Of Hope" Women's Bible Study, 7 p.m.
Wednesday: Kids Klub (age 3 through sixth grade) and Junior High Youth Group, 6:45 to 8 p.m.
Feb. 21: Senior high youth leave at 2 p.m. for their Winter Retreat to Colorado.
For more information, visit www.gardenvalleychurch.com or call 276-7410.
Garden Valley Retirement Village (nondenominational)
1505 E. Spruce St.
Sunday: Worship service, 9 a.m., with the message given by the Rev. Scott Schurle, First Christian Church.
Wednesday: "Celebrate Your Faith" devotional service, 7 p.m., with David Pelto giving the message.
For more information, call 275-5036.
Grace Bible Church
2595 Jennie Barker Road
Sunday: Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.; worship service, 10:45 a.m., with the message "Hidden Treasure" given by Pastor Andrew Zoschke.
Wednesday: Midweek Bible study and prayer service, 7 p.m.
For more information, call 275-6701.
Ingalls Community Bible Church
212 N. Main St., Ingalls
Sunday: Family Bible Hour, 9:45 a.m., studying the Book of Ephesians; worship service, 11 a.m., including traditional hymns and the sermon "The Vines And The Branches" based on John 15; worship service, 4 p.m. at The Shepherd Center in Cimarron; the church pastor is Pastor Tom Harmer.
Wednesday: Prayer meeting (call for the time).
For more information, call (620) 335-5305.
Journey To The Cross
1205 W. Maple St.
Cowboy Church services take place on the last Tuesday of each month at the F-Diamond Roping Arena, 1205 W. Maple St.
Journey To The Cross is the Garden City chapter of Fellowship of Christian Cowboys and is a nondenominational Christian organization. For more information, call (620) 521-1949, (620) 290-0672 or 275-0760.
The Christian Fellowship gatherings each month include a free supper at 7 p.m., with Bible study and devotional fellowship time at 7:30 p.m. During the warm weather months, come and participate in the arena steer ropings at 5 p.m.
All who attend the Cowboy Church services on the last Tuesday of each month will receive free cowboy pocket Bibles.
New Life Community Church
3101 Campus Drive
Sunday: Worship, 10 a.m.; Teen Ministries, 7 p.m.
Tuesday: Connect with Lifetree CafÃ©, 7:30 p.m.
For more information, visit www.newlifechurchgc.org or call 272-6198.
St. James Lutheran Church, ELCA
1608 Belmont Place
Sunday: Worship service, 10 a.m.
Wednesday: St. James Women, 1:30 p.m.
For more information, visit www.stjameslutherangardencity.com or call 275-5108.
St. Thomas' Episcopal Church
710 N. Main St.
Sunday: Holy Eucharist, 5:30 p.m., led by the Rev. Rita Stockton, followed by coffee hour; there will be no Sunday school.
For more information, call 276-3173 or visit the Facebook page.
Second Missionary Baptist Church
1107 N. Main St.
Sunday: Sunday school, 10 a.m.; worship service, 11 a.m.; Bible study, 6 p.m.
For more information, call (620) 757-1566.
The Apostolic Church
3102 Schulman Ave.
Saturday: Outreach prayer, 9:30 a.m.; outreach meeting, 10 a.m.; church prayer, 6 p.m.
Sunday: Prayer, 9:30 a.m.; worship service, 10 a.m.; Sunday school classes, 10:30 a.m.; prayer, 6 p.m.; evangelistic service with the Rev. James Charles, 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday: Prayer, 7 p.m.; Church Bible Study, 7:30 p.m.
Note: Other available services provided include home Bible study, hospital visitations, prayer for the homebound and bilingual services. Live radio broadcast 24/7 is available at www.holyghostradio.com.
For more information, call 275-8535.
Three Hierarchs Orthodox Christian Church
2009 N. Main St.
Today: Akathist, 5 p.m.
Saturday: 9th Hour and Great Vespers, 5 p.m., followed by confessions.
Sunday: Orthros and confessions, 8:45 a.m.; Divine Liturgy, 10 a.m., followed by a luncheon; Catechumen class, 1 p.m.
For more information, call the church at 271-0811 or visit www.orthodoxkansas.org.
Trinity Lutheran Church
1010 Fleming St.
Sunday: Victory Team, 7 a.m.; worship service, 8 and 10:30 a.m.; Sunday school, 9:15 a.m.; Lay Ministry, 1 p.m.; "Lutheran Basics," 3:30 p.m.
Tuesday: Staff book study, 7 a.m.; staff meeting, 8:30 a.m.; Get-Together-Girls, 10 a.m.; Brown Bag Bible Buddies, noon.
Wednesday: Worship planning, 9 a.m.; dinner, 5:45 p.m.; midweek classes, 6:30 p.m.; Young Adult Ministry, 8 p.m.
Thursday: LWR quilting, 10 a.m.; LifeLight, 1:15 p.m.; Church Leadership Council, 7 p.m.
Feb. 21: Newsletter work time, 1 p.m.; HPHE, 7 p.m.; Kansas District Youth Ministry Team meeting in Herington through Feb. 22.
For more information, call 276-3110.
Word of Life Church
3004 N. Third St.
Sunday: Prayer for the service, 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.; worship service, 10:15 a.m. and 6 p.m. (bilingual service), led by Pastor Marty Younger.
Wednesday: AWANA, Refinery Youth and Adult Bible Study, 7 p.m.
For more information, call 276-3825 or visit www.wordoflifegcks.com.