AGAPE FAMILY

Worship at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Meets at Four Points by Sheraton, 530 Richards Dr. Call (785) 539-3570 or visit agapefamily.org.

ASHLAND

COMMUNITY

Adult Sunday school at 10 a.m. Service at 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor is Paul Barkey.

BLUEMONT CHURCH

Worship and KidSpace children’s ministry at 10 a.m. Sunday. Meets at the Bluemont Hotel, 1212 Bluemont Ave. Jonathan Hupp is delivering the message on developing a “Rule of Life.” Wrapping up Emotionally Health People summer series. Visit www.bluemont.church.

CHRIST LUTHERAN

Adult Bible study at 9:30 a.m. Sunday. Worship at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Pastor is King Crawford. Meets at 4592 Green Valley Rd. Call (785) 776-2227 or visit the church Facebook page.

COLLEGE AVENUE UMC

Worship at 10:30 a.m. Sundays. Café opens 8:45 a.m. Sunday. Sunday School at 9:15 a.m. Meets at 1609 College Ave. Visit caumcmanhattan.org.

COLLEGE HEIGHTS BAPTIST

Sunday School classes at 9:15 a.m. Worship at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Nursery provided. Pastor is Lentz Upshaw. Message on John 17:20-26, Why Unity is Essential in the Church? Call (785) 537-7744.

FIRST BAPTIST

Sunday School classes for all ages at 9:15 a.m. Worship at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Pastor is John Parsley. Parsley delivering the message from John 4, “Proper Attention to Worship.” Nursery provided during Sunday School and worship.

FIRST CHRISTIAN (DISCIPLES

OF CHRIST)

Choir practice at 8:15 a.m. Sunday. Fellowship hour at 9:30 a.m. Communion worship at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Pastor is Ben Hitzfeld. Men’s breakfast at 7 a.m. Tuesday at Vista. Visit fccmanhattan.org.

FIRST

CONGRESSIONAL UCC

Worship at 10:45 a.m. Sunday. Jeff Keller will preach. Nursery available. The Second Helping serves a free meal each Sunday at 6 p.m. Taizé prayer service is each Thursday at 7 p.m. Call (785) 537-7006 or visit uccmanhattan.org.

FIRST FREE

METHODIST

Sunday School at 10 a.m. Message is “Respect for Life,” from Psalm 139:1-18. Worship at 11 a.m. Pastor is Lewis O. Smith. Message from Smith’s series “God Talks: A Study of the Psalms,” on “Healing from Sin,” Psalm 51. Youth and Bible study stopped during the summer. Meets at 1231 Poyntz Ave. Call (785) 537-2238 or visit the church Facebook page.

FIRST UNITED METHODIST

Contemporary worship at 8:35 a.m. and traditional worship at 11 a.m. Sunday. Fellowship Time at 9:30 a.m. Sunday. Sunday School for all ages at 9:45 a.m. Sunday. Continuing a sermon series on the grace of God. Rev. Sarah Marsh preaching on “Signs for the Times” Sunday.

FIRST

PRESBYTERIAN

Traditional worship at 9:15 and 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Minister is Jeff Schober. Schober delivering “Living Water” sermon Sunday. Children’s Church every Sunday. Nursery provided. Kick-off Sunday for children and youth is Aug. 25. Transformation Sunday is Sept. 8 with special emphasis on adult education.

HOPE LUTHERAN

Sunday School and adult study at 9:30 a.m. Sunday. Worship at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Pastor is Matt Scharf. Worship theme is “Hear the word of God with a trusting heart.” Worship lessons are Genesis 18:1-14, Colossians 1:1-14 and Luke 10:38-42. Welcome Back to School event, “Hope-a-Palooza” at 6 p.m. in the parking lot Friday. Call (785) 587-9400.

KEATS-RILEY

UNITED

METHODIST

Keats worship at 9:15 a.m. Sunday. Riley worship at 11 a.m. Sunday. Scripture discussion at Keats campus at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Claudia Bakely is the District Superintendent.

MANHATTAN

QUAKERS

Meets for worship, contemplation or reflection at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Meets at the UFM Community Learning Center, 1221 Thurston, in the solar addition. Discussion and social hour follows at 11:30 a.m. Sunday. Call (785) 410-8698 or (785) 320-0423.

MANHATTAN

MENNONITE

Worship at 10:45 a.m. Sunday. Meets at 1001 Fremont. Warren Holmes is guest preaching. Social hour at 10 a.m. Sunday. Nursery provided. Centering prayer at 8:30 a.m. Wednesdays. Other groups available throughout the week. Call (785) 539-4079 or visit manhattanmennonitechurch.org.

MANHATTAN

PRESBYTERIAN (PCA)

Worship at 10 a.m. Sunday. Meets at 115 Courthouse Plaza. Nursery provided. Pastor is Brian Hough. Message is Psalm 119 “Better than Gold.” Call (785) 274-9098 or visit manhattanpres.com.

MANHATTAN

REFORMED

PRESBYTERIAN

Worship at 9:45 a.m. Sunday. Meets at Riley County Senior Center, 301 N. 4th. Pastor is Jonathan Haney. Message is “The Gospel according to Nehemiah.” No Christian Education classes after worship this Sunday. Evening worship service is with Hebron RP Church in Clay Center at 6 p.m. Sunday. Call (785) 477-8837 or visit manhattanreformed.org.

PEACE LUTHERAN

Traditional service at 8:30 a.m. and contemporary service at 11 a.m. Sunday. Bring school supplies and backpacks to donate to the Crisis Center. One worship service at 9 a.m. Aug. 18. Service is “Rally for God’s Work Our Hands.” Community service and activities and lunch follow the service.

ST. LUKE’S

LUTHERAN

Worship at 6 p.m. Saturday and 8:30 and 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor is Michael Schmidt. Coffee/fellowship following 8:30 a.m. service in basement fellowship hall Sunday. Adult Bible class at 9:45 a.m. Sunday. Children’s Sunday School begins at 9:45 a.m. on Aug. 18. Weekly BASIC classes begin Aug. 21 from 6 to 7:15 p.m. Call (785) 539-2604 or visit stlukesmanhattan.org.

ST. PAUL’S

EPISCOPAL

Worship at 8:30 and 10:45 a.m. Sunday. Religious education at 9:45 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall (basement) between the two services. The Encore Shop is open 1-4 p.m. Monday-Friday. St. Paul’s Fall Kick-Off is Aug. 25 with an ice cream social after the 10:45 a.m. service. The church is collecting back-to-school items for Fit Closet until Aug. 11.

TRINITY BAPTIST — WAMEGO

Sunday School Bible studies for all ages at 9:30 a.m. Worship at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday. Visit trinitybaptist-wamego.org.

UNITY SPIRITUAL CENTER

Rev. Berthenia (BJ) Banks sharing a talk, “I Should Have Listened” Sunday. Meets at 205 S. 4th St. Childcare provided. Recorded Sunday messages on YouTube. Call (785) 823-9149 or (785) 577-2819 or email revbjbanks@gmail.com.

UNITARIAN

UNIVERSALIST

FELLOWSHIP

Reverend Jonalu Johnstone sharing Being and Becoming Unitarian Universalist Sunday. Also honoring three high school graduates Sunday. Happy Kitchen Community Breakfast, a free meal, is served from 7-8:30 a.m. Fridays at St. Paul’s Episcopal, 601 Poyntz Ave. Call (785) 537-2349 or visit uufm.net.

WESTMORELAND CHRISTIAN

Adult fellowship and class at 10 a.m. Sunday. Worship at 11 a.m. Sunday. Meal to follow services. Pastor is David Pape. Message is “Measuring Faith,” based on Romans 14:1-8.

WESTVIEW

COMMUNITY

Contemporary services at 8:30 and 11 a.m. Sunday. Connect groups at 9:45 a.m. Sunday. Visit westviewcommunity.com.