AGAPE FAMILY

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

ASHLAND

COMMUNITY

Worship at 11:00 a.m. Sunday. Adult Sunday School at 10 a.m. Pastor is Paul Barkey.

BLUEMONT

Worship and KidSpace children’s ministry at 10 a.m. Sunday. Continuing Romans: Good News for Everyone message series with a look from Romans chapters 7-8 at “Life Over Law.” Meets at the Bluemont Hotel, 1212 Bluemont Avenue. 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. Wednesdays. Meets at 2740 Pillsbury Dr. Call (785) 776-8717 or email 785church@gmail.com.

CHRIST LUTHERAN

Sunday School and Adult Bible Study at 9:30 a.m. Sunday. Worship at 10:30 a.m., led by Pastor King Crawford. Meets at 4592 Green Valley Road. Call (785) 776-2227 or visit the church Facebook page.

COLLEGE AVENUE UMC

Worship at 10:30 a.m. Sundays. Cafe opens at 8:45 a.m. Sunday School classes for all ages at 9:15 a.m. CAUMC offers a free community dinner from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesdays (donations accepted). Meets just south of Ascension Via Christi Hospital, across the street from the K-State soccer stadium. Visit caumcmanhattan.org.

COLLEGE HEIGHTS BAPTIST

Sunday School classes at 9:15 a.m. Worship at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Nursery provided. Pastor Lentz Upshaw preaching from Revelation 1:4-20 Sunday. Title of the sermon is “The Jesus You Need to Know” Sunday. Meets across from the KSU Unger Complex on Anderson Avenue. Call (785) 537-7744.

EMMANUEL

BAPTIST

Bible study for all ages at 9:30 a.m. Sunday. Worship at 10:45 a.m. Sunday. Sermn by Terry McIlvain titled: The Beatitudes from Matthew 5:1-12. Children’s Church held during this time for children through third grade. Nursery provided. Wednesday light supper at 6 p.m. with Adult Bible study and Children in Action at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

FIRST BAPTIST

Sunday School classes for all ages at 9:15 a.m. Worship at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Pastor John Parsley delivering the message, “Risky Business” from Matthew 25:14-30. Nursery provided.

Wednesday Nite Live! with small groups and classes for all 6:30-8 p.m.

FIRST CHRISTIAN (DISCIPLES

OF CHRIST)

Seminary student Lukus Ebert giving the message at the 10:30 a.m. communion worship Sunday. Coffee Fellowship starts at 9 a.m. Sunday. Church School classes at 9:30 a.m. Sunday. This Sunday is Minister Appreciation Sunday. Common Grounds small group discussions at 8 a.m. at Panera in Southwind Wednesdays, and 6:00 p.m. at Sparrow Coffee Shop. Disciples Women’s Fellowship Larson Group meets 2 p.m. Wednesday. 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 at 9:30 a.m. Nursery provided during worship and church school. The Second Helping serves a free meal at 6 p.m. Taizé prayer service at 7 p.m. Thursdays. Call (785) 537-7006 or visit uccmanhattan.org.

FIRST FREE

METHODIST

Sunday School at 10 a.m. The lesson is “Simon the Sorcerer,” Acts 8. Worship at 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Lewis O. Smith continues a sermon series on “What in the world.” Sunday’s message is “Love Me,” Matthew 22:34-40. There will be a mission’s report Sunday. Youth and Adult Bible study from Luke 1 at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. Meets at 1231 Poyntz Avenue across from City Park. Call (785) 537-2238 or visit the church Facebook page.

FIRST LUTHERAN

Sunday School at 9 a.m. Worship at 10 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Liz Kocher preaching. A nursery and children’s sermon provided. Trunk-or-Treat planned for Oct. 30 from 5-7 p.m. with supper, games, free bounce house and candy. Free public dinners at 6 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays. Meets at 930 Poyntz Ave.Visit firstlutheranmanhattan.org.

FIRST

PRESBYTERIAN

Worship at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Rev. R.C. McConnell will deliver the sermon this Sunday entitled: “With Gratitude.” This is his last sermon as the church’s pastor. Adult classes are at 9:15 a.m. Sunday. A reception for Rev. and Mrs. McConnell will be held in Fisher Hall immediately following the service.

FIRST UNITED METHODIST

Contemporary worship at 8:35 a.m. Sunday. Traditional worship at 11 a.m. Sunday.

This service is joined in progress at 11:30 a.m. on KMAN 1350 AM, 93.3 or 93.7 FM. Rev. Barry Dundas continuing sermon series on “Defying gravity: break free from the culture of more” Sunday, preaching on generosity.

Fellowship Time at 9:30 a.m. Sunday. Sunday School for all ages at 9:45 a.m.

KEATS-RILEY

UNITED

METHODIST

Dr. Dan Thomson is Lay Leader. Keats worship at 9:15 a.m. Sunday. Riley worship at 11 a.m. Sunday. Scripture discussion at 10:30 a.m. Sunday at Keats campus. Keats UMW Ingathering potluck and program at 5:30 p.m. Sunday. UMW at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday.

MANHATTAN

MENNONITE

Worship at 10:45 a.m. Sunday. Kristine Regehr preaching. Meets at 1001 Fremont. Faith Formation Hour for all ages at 9:30 a.m. Sunday. Nursery provided and children are also welcome to stay with their parents during worship. PARABLES, a student worship ensemble from Goshen College, will share music, original drama and personal stories Oct. 16 at 7 p.m. in the sanctuary.

A variety of groups are available throughout the week including centering prayer at 8:30 a.m. Wednesdays. Call (785) 539-4079 or visit manhattanmennonitechurch.org.

MANHATTAN

PRESBYTERIAN (PCA)

Sunday School at 9 a.m. Worship at 10 a.m. Sunday. Meets at 115 Courthouse Plaza. Nursery provided. Campus Pastor Jon Dunning preaching Galatians 2:1-14 “Live Together, Die Alone.” Call (785) 274-9098 or visit ManhattanPres.com.

MANHATTAN

REFORMED

PRESBYTERIAN

Worship at 9:45 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Sunday. Meets at Riley County Senior Center, 301 N. 4th.

Pastor Jonathan Haney preaches from Genesis 2:4--20, “The beginning of human activity.” Christian Education for adults and children follows worship.

The evening sermon from the “Groundwork” series is on the topic of “Creation as an Article of Faith.” Call (785) 477-8837 or visit manhattanreformed.org.

PEACE LUTHERAN

The annual Trunk or Treat at 6 p.m. on Oct. 20. Bring a pot of chili, decorate your trunk, bring candy, wear a costume and enjoy the fun. Worship at 8:30 and 11 a.m. Sunday. Christian Education classes for all ages at 9:45 a.m. Sunday.

ST. LUKE’S

LUTHERAN

Worship at 6 p.m. Saturday. Worship at 8:30 and 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Michael Schmidt has the message.

Coffee/fellowship follows 8:30 a.m. service in basement fellowship hall Sunday. Adult Bible class and Sunday School at 9:45 a.m. Sunday. BASIC education classes 6-7:15 p.m. Wednesdays. Call (785) 539-2604 or visit stlukesmanhattan.org.

ST. PAUL’S

EPISCOPAL

Worship at 8:30 and at 10:45 a.m. Sunday. Religious Education for all at 9:45 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall (basement) in between the two services.

The Encore Shop is now open from 1-4 p.m., Monday-Saturday.

TRINITY BAPTIST — WAMEGO

Sunday School Bible Studies for all ages at 9:30 am. Worship at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Small Group Studies at 6 p.m. Sunday. Meets at 16655 W Hwy 24, Wamego. Visit trinitybaptist-wamego.org.

TRINITY

PRESBYTERIAN

Worship at 10 a.m. Sundays. Temporary Pulpit Supply is Rev. Eric Schwartz. Following worship this Sunday is a Stewardship Luncheon along with discussion and question/answer time regarding finances and upcoming budget. The Board of Deacons are hosting Meadowlark Hills Vespers at 7 p.m on Sunday evenings in October. Prayer Group meets at Denny’s restaurant at 10:30 a.m. Mondays. Members and friends are invited to meet at Meadowlark Hills with Meadowlark residents for dinner in the Manhattan Room at 5:30 p.m. on Oct. 14. During KSU football season, Trinity Presbyterian parking lot is available for football parking two hours prior to game time for all home games. Cost is $10 per car. A shuttle to the stadium is provided by First Christian Church. Proceeds go to Ecumenical Christian Ministries for mission projects. 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

Reverend B J Banks speaks on kindness in her talk, “Daring to be kind can change the world.” Worship at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Meets at 205 S. 4th St., Suite M. 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 by phone, (785) 823-9149 or (785) 577-2819.

UNITARIAN

UNIVERSALIST

FELLOWSHIP

OF MANHATTAN

Rev. Jonalu Johnstone presents “Do we belong to the land, or does the land belong to us?” Sunday She asks, “How can we change our cultural understanding of ownership of land to live more gently on it, knowing its place and acknowledging its history?” Worship at 10:45 a.m. Sunday. Meets at the Fellowship building, 481 Zeandale Rd. On Friday mornings, from 7-8:30 am, Fellowship volunteers prepare and serve Happy Kitchen Community Breakfast, a free meal open to the public, at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 601 Poyntz Avenue, in Manhattan. Call at (785) 537-2349 or visit uufm.net.

WESTMORELAND CHRISTIAN

Adult fellowship and class at 10 a.m. Worship at 11 a.m. Fellowship meal follows. Pastor David Pape’s message will be “Abundant Life,” based on I Thessalonians 5:16-24 Sunday.

WESTVIEW

COMMUNITY CHURCH

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