Churches host community events, summer camps
Published 6/22/2012 at 3:00 a.m. 0 comments
Marco Island's churches are busting with activities this summer. See what's happening.
CHURCH LADY: Summer's the season of fun and faith at VBS
Published 6/8/2012 at 3:00 a.m. 0 comments
CHURCH LADY: Marco VBS previewed
CHURCH LADY: New associate pastor Jan Werson joins Marco Presbyterian Church
Published 5/24/2012 at 6:00 a.m. 0 comments
Church Lady is Kathleen Tuttle
CHURCH LADY: Mother to many: St. Mark’s reverend spiritual journey brings her to Marco Island
Published 5/10/2012 at 3:42 p.m. 0 comments
Many call her Mother. Some call her Sue. Her name is the Rev. Sue Price, St. Mark’s Episcopal Church’s assisting priest.
CHURCH LADY: Marco churches take part in Prayer Shawl ministries
Published 4/26/2012 at 3:25 p.m. 0 comments
Knit three, purl three, pray is the traditional pattern for making Prayer Shawls. For some, it represents the Father, Son and Holy Spirit. For others, it represents the knitting together of mind, body and spirit. Five area churches have Prayer ...
CHURCH LADY: Celebrating Passover: Annual seders feature traditional Haggadah
Published 4/12/2012 at 3:00 p.m. 1 comment
If you’ve read Faith Briefs lately, you may be wondering what is a Haggadah? Last Friday, April 6, Jews all over the world gathered together to celebrate Erev Pesach, the Eve of Passover. It is an evening rich in symbolism ...
PHOTOS: Thousands gather on beach for Marco's annual Easter sunrise service
Updated 4/9/2012 at 12:27 p.m. 1 comment
Thousands gathered at the beach behind the Marco Marriott before the sun came up Sunday morning for the 24th annual Easter dawn service.
CHURCH LADY: Easter Sunday services; Memories of Easter
Published 4/6/2012 at 6:00 a.m. 0 comments
Everywhere you look there are large displays of chocolate bunnies, miniature candied eggs and bright-colored baskets as well as Peeps in numerous colors. Restaurants offer special menus for Sunday brunch and of course there are the always-constant seasonal clothing sales ...
PHOTOS: Marco Lutheran hosts ‘Family Fun Day’
Updated 4/3/2012 at 7:47 a.m. 0 comments
Family Fun Day at Marco Lutheran brought families, games, complimentary refreshments and WAY-FM for a good time in the sun on Saturday.
PHOTOS: San Marco raises funds for charity at Casino Night event
Published 3/11/2012 at 12:22 a.m. 0 comments
The first ever San Marco Council of Catholic Women ran what looked like a very successful casino night with proceeds targeted toward local charities, youth groups and college scholarships.
CHURCH LADY: March is a musical month at Marco churches
Published 3/9/2012 at 6:00 a.m. 0 comments
Life is rich here on Marco, musically and most importantly spiritually. On Saturday, the Hyssongs, a traveling gospel group known for their humor, talent and unique sound, will give a concert at Wesley United Methodist Church. On Monday, Martha Gallagher ...
CHURCH LADY: Marco’s March music makers; Island churches hosts concerts
Published 3/2/2012 at 11:23 a.m. 0 comments
It’s March and there are many opportunities for music and inspiration at Island houses of worship. Marco’s balmy winter weather makes it an attractive place for musical groups to visit.
Consecration marks St. Paul Antiochian Orthodox Christian Church in Naples as Southwest Florida’s first
Published 2/26/2012 at 10:02 a.m. 0 comments
This baptism — a sacred rite in all Christian denominations — was for a building. Hundreds of people filled St. Paul Antiochian Orthodox Church in Naples on Feb. 19 as church dignitaries from around the nation came to consecrate its ...
Lincoln historian delves into Abe Lincoln’s would-be killers on Feb. 25
Published 2/20/2012 at 2:06 p.m. 0 comments
Undaunted by the cries of civil war, President Abraham Lincoln faced implacably the life threats that haunted him. Not one or twice, but on many occasions Lincoln cheated death while others aimed to take him down. But who was killing ...
PHOTOS: Jewish Congregation of Marco Island celebrates 30th anniversary
Published 2/19/2012 at 8:03 p.m. 0 comments
With 95 members of the congregation in attendance an outdoor cocktail hour backed by a gorgeous sunset started the evening at the Marriott. Next dinner and a presentation on the founding, history and future goals of the organization followed.
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- Sep 27th 2012 Blessing of the Animals on Marco Island
- Sep 14th 2012 Selichot service
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- Apr 2nd 2012 Marco Lutheran Family Fun Day 2012
- Mar 10th 2012 San Marco Casino Night 2012
- Feb 26th 2012 Sacred space
- Feb 20th 2012 JCMI celebrates 30th anniversary
- Feb 16th 2012 JCMI hosts Phil brass quintet
- Feb 15th 2012 Marco Island Prayer Breakfast, 2012
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