Church News


Baker to sing country western gospel songs

On June 7 during the Morning Worship Service of the Mooers Wesleyan Church, beginning at 10:45 a.m., Trevor Baker will be singing country western gospel songs that he has written.

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Renovations bode well for longevity of two local churches

For some area churches, renovations are more a sign of resiliency than one of decay.

Pastor Bob joins staff at CVPH Medical Center

The Rev. Dr. Robert Basom has joined the staff of CVPH Medical Center as the hospital’s full-time chaplain.

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Red Kettle campaign comes up short

It seemed like it was going to be a good year for the Salvation Army’s Red Kettle campaign, right up until the final tally.

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Vigano leads North Country Catholics in special service

The Most Reverend Carlo Maria Vigano was the principal celebrant at the Solemn Mass for the Year of Faith, held in the 1932 Rink at the Lake Placid Olympic Center.

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Vigano to lead Catholic Solemn Mass in Lake Placid

The Apostolic Nuncio to the United States for the Roman Catholic Church will be in Lake Placid at the end of this month to lead a special mass.

Sister recognized by Senate

Sister Debbie Blow, O.P., a co-founder of the North Country Mission of Hope, was recognized as a New York State Senate Woman of Distinction at an event in Albany on May 7.

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Bishop's Heritage Circle gather

Several members of the Bishop’s Heritage Circle recently gathered for Mass at the Roman Catholic Church of St. John the Baptist and a luncheon at Anthony’s Restaurant.

Development grants available

Catholic Charities is now accepting applications for the Catholic Campaign for Human Development local grant process for the Diocese of Ogdensburg.

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Bishop leads children’s mass in Champlain

The Most. Rev. Terry LaValley is visiting parochial schools within the Ogdensburg Diocese

The Most Rev. Terry LaValley tried to visit all the Catholic schools and spend time in the classroom.

Winter clothing sale slated

St. Vincent de Paul Society will be holding a special sale of used winter clothing and footwear

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Operation Christmas Child drive wraps up on Monday

Donations still being taken for underprivileged children

The countdown until Christmas may be something that officially begins with many people after Thanksgiving, but the countdown to help underprivileged children in developing countries through one specific effort is one that is already under way.

Free meal for Thanksgiving offered to help those in need, says pastor

Annual tradition builds on event started by Barb and Dick Bushey

The Rev. Al Johnson wants to make sure no one goes without a warm, home-cooked meal this Thanksgiving.

Special worship and luncheon planned

Mooers United Methodist Church, 12 East St., will host a special worship celebration and fall gathering Sunday, Nov. 13.

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Commemoration honors life, death of Father Chagnon

St. Mary’s pastor credited for commitment Champlain

The life of one of the region’s arguably most influential men of his time has not been forgotten.