Religion Briefs published September 15

Published 1:28 pm Wednesday, September 14, 2016

— Do you want to know more about the Catholic Church? Beginning at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 14, St. Luke Catholic Church will begin the Rite of Christian Initiation.

This program will present the teachings of the Catholic faith; and whether you’re seeking to enter into the church, or want to learn about the Christian faith through the eyes of Catholicism, you are welcome to join on Wednesday evenings. If you’re interested, and would like to know more, please contact the parish at 859-885-4892 or 859-576-5188.  Email

— The Little Hickman Church will be hosting a reunion of the Little Hickman School from 2 to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 17. Fried chicken will be provided, attendees are encouraged to bring two dishes with food and drinks and a chair to sit in.

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—  Lord’s Legacy Life Ministires will host a celebration from 1 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 24, at Bethel Harvest Church. They will break down barriers for any who are saved, but have not had the opportunity to be water baptized due to physical and or accessibility reasons.

Adaptive equiptment will be provided. This event is open to the community and is not limited to those with accessibility needs. The event is open to anyone who would like to participate. To participate contact MegAnn Lillley 859-245-2233 or no later than Sept. 19. Light h’orderves and refreshments will follow the service. 

— Come join Nicholasville Christian Church at its homecoming celebration on Sept. 25. Special speakers include Rev Nathan Wilson and Rev Larry Sivis.

Morning service will be at 10:45, and the evening service will be at 6:15. For more information, call the church at 885-4311, email at ncc@ Windstream .net or like us on Facebook.

— A women’s Bible study will meet Thursdays from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the Salvation Army on 205 South 1st St. during the fall. All women are invited.

The group will be reading and studying scriptures related to the life of the disciples of Jesus. The book, “Twelve Ordinary Men” by John MacArthur, will be used as a supplement to the teaching.

They will discuss a different disciple each week with an overview given Sept. 1. Bring your Bibles and learn together. No childcare is available.

If you have any questions, you may call or text Kim Ball at (859) 227-1153

— Saint Athanasius Orthodox Church, 100 Lime Lane, offers free bread to families and individuals in need in the Nicholasville area.

Saint Athanasius distributes this bread, supplied by Panera Bread, every Sunday from 12:30 to 1:15 p.m.

— Providence Christian Church, 101 Providence Way, hosts a “Bodies in Motion” low-impact exercise class every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 10 to 11 a.m.

— Walking With Love’s Laundry Love ministry is offered every third Tuesday of the month at 5 p.m. at Wildcat Laundry, 630 Edgewood Drive. Households of up to four people can do a double-load of laundry for free; households of more than four people can do a triple-load of laundry for free.

Anyone can use the service, but each household is limited to using it once every three months. An I.D. will be requested in order to track how often households are using the service.

— Walking With Love Food Pantry at 220 Edgewood Drive is open from 12 to 2 p.m. and from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. every Wednesday.