AGAPE FAMILY

Worship and children’s service at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Meets at Manhattan Christian College, 1415 Anderson. Pastor Sterling Hudgins giving the message Sunday. Call (785) 539-3570 or visit agapefamily.org.

ASHLAND

COMMUNITY

Adult Sunday School is at 10:00 a.m. Service at 11:00 a.m. Sunday.

BLUEMONT

Worship and KidSpace children’s ministry at 10 a.m. Sunday. Meets at Bluemont Hotel, 1212 Bluemont Ave. Visit bluemont.church.

CALVARY

TABERNACLE

Worship at 10:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Sunday. Bible study service at 7:30 p.m. Sunday. Located at 2740 Pillsbury Dr. Call (785) 776-8717 or email 785church@gmail.com.

CHRIST LUTHERAN

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. Sunday. Cafe opens at 8:45 a.m. Sunday. Sunday School classes for all ages begin at 9:15 a.m. Sunday. Every Wednesday, CAUMC offers a free Community Dinner, 5:30-7 p.m with donations accepted. Located just south of Ascension Hospital, across the street from the K-State baseball stadium. Visit caumcmanhattan.org.

COLLEGE HEIGHTS BAPTIST

Sunday school classes at 9:15 a.m. Worship at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Lentz Upshaw is the pastor, and giving a message from John 19, titled “What Will You Do With The Cross?” Nursery provided. Call (785) 537-7744.

EMMANUEL

BAPTIST

Sunday School at 9:30 a.m. Worship at 10:40 a.m. Sunday. Bible study for adults and children at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Meets at 8950 Elk Creek Rd. Back to School Bash, featuring inflatables, games and food, at 2-4 p.m. Sunday. Children in Action/youth accepting school supply donations for Christmas in August during event.

FIRST BAPTIST

Sunday School classes for all ages at 9:15 a.m. Worship at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Pastor John Parsley delivers the message, “LISTEN-GOD SPEAK.” Nursery provided.

FIRST CHRISTIAN (DISCIPLES OF CHRIST)

Coffee Fellowship and Church School classes for all ages at 9 a.m. Sunday. Discipleship Sunday School class studying Professor Bart Ehrman’s “The Historical Jesus.” Always Questioning Sunday School Class studying of Carolyn Helsel’s “Anxious to Talk About It; Helping White Christians Talk Faithfully about Racism.” Communion Worship at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Common Grounds small group discussion sessions at 8 a.m. at Southwind Panera, and 6:00 p.m. at Sparrow Coffee Shop on Wednesdays. Visit fccmanhattan.org

FIRST

CONGREGATIONAL UCC

Worship at 10:45 a.m. Sunday. Rev. Caela Simmons Wood preaching. Choir rehearses at 8:30 a.m. Sunday. Sunday school classes for all ages meets at 9:30 a.m. Nursery care provided. The Second Helping serves a free meal at 6 p.m. Sundays. Taizé prayer service at 7 p.m. Thursdays. Call (785) 537-7006 or visit www.uccmanhattan.org.

FIRST FREE

METHODIST

Sunday School at 10:00 a.m. The message is “Ministering to the Poor” from Matthew 25. Worship at 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Lewis O. Smith concludes his sermon series, “God Talks: A Study of the Psalms.” This week’s message is “Celebration of God’s Love,” scripture: Psalm 107. A fellowship dinner follows the service. Meets at 1231 Poyntz Ave., across from City Park. Youth and adult Bible study at 6:30 p.m. on Sept. 18. Call (785) 537-2238 or visit the Facebook page.

FIRST

PRESBYTERIAN

Worship at 9:15 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Rev. R.C. McConnell delivering the sermon this Sunday: “Rivers of Life.” This Sunday is Kick-Off Sunday for Sunday School. Transformation Sunday is Sept. 8. Church picnic is Sept. 22.

FIRST UNITED

METHODIST

Contemporary worship at 8:35 a.m. and traditional worship at 11 a.m. Sunday. Rev. Barry Dundas continuing sermon series on the grace of God. Preaching on “Does Faith Matter?” Block party along 6th Street with K-State Marching Band and Willie the Wildcat with food and games between services Sunday.

HOPE LUTHERAN CHURCH

Sunday school and adult group meet at 9:30 a.m. Sunday. Worship led by Pastor Matthew Scharf at 10:30 a.m. on the topic of “Earthly wealth is meaningless without God” Sunday. Worship lessons are Ecclesiastes 1:2, 2:18-26, Colossians 3:1-11 and Luke 12:13-21. Children’s Chapel at 10:15 a.m. Wednesday. To build faith, call pastor at (785) 313-3708 for “Hope in Christ” classes.

MANHATTAN AGLOW

LIGHTHOUSE

Meeting at 9:30 a.m. on Sept. 7 with refreshments. Meets at The House of Prayer, 328 Poyntz Ave. Speaker is Kathy Marcotte at 10 a.m.

MANHATTAN

MENNONITE

Worship at 10:45 a.m. Sunday. Meets at 1001 Fremont. Celebrating Pastor Gene Miller’s last Sunday with potluck meal following the worship service. Nursery is provided. Centering prayer at 8:30 a.m. Wednesdays. Other groups are available during 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 Brian Hough preaching Luke 9:1-9 “interning With Jesus.” Call (785) 274-9098 or visit ManhattanPres.com.

MANHATTAN

QUAKERS

Worship, contemplation and 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

REFORMED

PRESBYTERIAN

Worship at 9:45 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Sunday. Meets at Riley County Senior Center, 301 N. 4th. Celebrating a baptism in the morning service. Pastor Jonathan Haney preaching from Deuteronomy 10 and Galatians 3, “God’s Promise Sealed to His People.” Fellowship meal follows the worship service. Evening meeting will have an emphasis on Global Missions. Call (785) 477-8837 or visit manhattanreformed.org.

KEATS-RILEY

UNITED METHODIST

Keats worship at 9:15 a.m. Sunday. Riley worship at 11 a.m. Sunday. Lay Leader is Dan Thomson. Blessing the Prayer Shawls & Noisy Offering (for No More Malaria) Sunday. Noon Fellowship meal at Riley campus on Aug. 28. Community Fellowship Meal at 6:30 p.m. on Aug. 28.

PEACE LUTHERAN

Traditional service at 8:30 a.m. and contemporary service at 11 a.m. Sunday. Adult Bible Study meets at 9:45 a.m. Sunday, and is studying the Gospel of John. Faith & Family Fellowship is Sunday evening from 4:30-7:30 p.m. Contact the church office for more information.

ST. LUKE’S

LUTHERAN

Worship at 6 p.m. Saturday and 8:30 and 11:00 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Michael Schmidt has the message. Coffee/fellowship follows 8:30 a.m. service in basement fellowship hall Sunday. Children’s Sunday School and Adult Bible Class at 9:45 a.m. BASIC education classes 6:00 to 7:15 p.m. Wednesdays. Call (785) 539-2604 or visit stlukesmanhattan.org.

ST. MARY

MAGDALENE

ORTHODOX

CHRISTIAN

Service at 5 p.m. Saturday, commemorating the return of the relics of the Holy Apostle of the 12 Bartholomew, and the Holy Apostle of the 70 Titus.

For September, there will be a variance from usual schedule, with Divine Liturgies being served on the second and fourth Sundays, rather than the usual first and third, with Typica on the first, third and fifth Sunday.

Catechism class continues following Sunday services.

ST. PAUL’S

EPISCOPAL

Worship at 8:30 and 10:45 a.m. Sunday. Religious Education for all begins at 9:45 am in the Fellowship Hall (basement) in between the two services. The Encore Shop open from 1-4:00 p.m., Monday-Friday. The St. Paul’s Fall Kick-off with an ice cream social following the 10:45 a.m. service Sunday.

ST. THOMAS MORE

Parish picnic with games and food at 4 p.m. Sunday. Mass at 4:30 p.m. Saturday and 8:30 and 10:30 a.m. Sundays. After Labor Day, weekend masses at 4:30 p.m. Saturdays, and 8:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Sundays.

TRINITY BAPTIST — WAMEGO

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

TRINITY

PRESBYTERIAN

Worship at 10 a.m. Sundays. Temporary Supply Pastor is Rev. Erich Schwartz. Holy Communion is celebrated the first Sunday of each month. Prayer Group meets at Denny’s restaurant at 10:30 a.m. Mondays. Contact church office to join. The third Monday of the month, members meet at Meadowlark Hills with members who are residents of Meadowlark Hills for dinner at 5:30 p.m. in the Manhattan Room. Women meet the first Thursday of the month at 10 a.m. at the church for Bible study. A new Bible study will begin in September. Our office hours are Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Call (785) 539-3921, email trinity1110@sbcglobal.net or visit trinitypresmanhattan.com.

UNITY SPIRITUAL CENTER

Worship at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Meets at 205 S. 4th St., Suite M. Reverend Patricia (Trish) Cassinelli shares from her time with Native Americans. Childcare provided. Recorded talks can be found on You-Tube. Contact Rev. B J for appointments, sacred services, spiritual counseling and home/hospital visits at revbjbanks@gmail.com, or call (785) 823-9149 or (785) 577-2819.

UNITARIAN

UNIVERSALIST

FELLOWSHIP OF MANHATTAN

Worship at 10:45 a.m. Sunday. Meets at the Fellowship building, 481 Zeandale Rd. Fellowship volunteers prepare and serve Happy Kitchen Community Breakfast, a free meal open to the public, at St Paul’s Episcopal, 601 Poyntz Ave., from 7-8:30 a.m. Call (785) 537-2349 or visit uufm.net.

WESTMORELAND CHRISTIAN

Worship at 11 a.m. Sunday. Adult fellowship and class at 10 a.m. David Pape’s message this week will be “Successful Living,” based on I Thessalonians 2:1-6.

WESTVIEW

COMMUNITY

Worship at 8:30 and 11 a.m. Sunday. Connect Groups at 9:45 a.m. Sunday. Visit westviewcommunity.com.