Past Event – Faith and Blue 2021

Faith & Blue Weekend 2021 by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer Last weekend was Faith and Blue Day 2021. This has been happening around our nation for the last couple of years and this year, the police department reached out to Buchanan’s area churches to participate with them. On Saturday, 10/9/21, there were “Pastries andContinue reading “Past Event – Faith and Blue 2021”

Local Clubs – Knights of Columbus

Knights of Columbus Tootsie Roll Drive Thank You Submitted by Mike Zenk Big News and HUGE THANK YOU regarding the Contributions to the Knights of Columbus Tootsie Roll Drive on Oct 9-10. It was our largest collection ever. The proceeds will be divided, 80% to the Therapeutic Equestrian Center that is currently moving/relocating to aContinue reading “Local Clubs – Knights of Columbus”

Upcoming Event – BCC Blood Drive

Buchanan Christian Church Blood Drive Who/Where: Buchanan Christian Church What: Blood Drive with American Red Cross When: Tuesday, November 9, 2021 – 11a-4:45p About Buchanan Christian Church: BCC is an independent congregation of people whose mission is to be and make disciples of Jesus who serve God by serving others. We believe that the BibleContinue reading “Upcoming Event – BCC Blood Drive”

Community Events – Faith and Blue 2021

BAMA and BCC to Host Faith & Blue Weekend 2021 Write-Up by Pastor Nate Babcock, Buchanan Christian Church Pastor The churches of the Buchanan Area Ministerial Association (BAMA) are excited to partner with the Buchanan Police Department for Faith & Blue 2021.  According to faithandblue.org: “Faith & Blue was launched to facilitate safer, stronger, moreContinue reading “Community Events – Faith and Blue 2021”

Community Press Release – UMW FUMC Fall Arts & Crafts Show

Women of LaPorte First United Methodist Church Gear Up for 7th Annual Fall Arts & Crafts Show Write-Up & Photo Submitted by Dee DeVincent “September 25, couldn’t get here quick enough. That’s the date of our 7th Annual UMW Arts & Crafts Show, held at the LaPorte County Fairgrounds,” said Tina Geyer, President of theContinue reading “Community Press Release – UMW FUMC Fall Arts & Crafts Show”

Community Events – BAMA Faith & Family Day

Buchanan Area Ministerial Association hosts Faith & Family Day 2021 by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer The Buchanan Area Ministerial Association (aka BAMA), held the Faith and Family Day event at the Common on a HOT Sunday, August 29, 2021 afternoon from 2:00pm – 4:00pm. This is an annual event where BAMA, which is madeContinue reading “Community Events – BAMA Faith & Family Day”

Community Events – BAMA Faith and Family Day

Who: Buchanan Area Ministerial Association Where: Buchanan Common What: Faith and Family Day When: Sunday, August 29, 2p-4p This year we will have free school supplies, backpacks, food and additional resources available. We will also have a couple bands who will be playing during the event. Feel free to stop by and pick up whatContinue reading “Community Events – BAMA Faith and Family Day”

Local Faith – Neighbors Helping Neighbors

Neighbors Helping Neighbors Washing Windows of Downtown Businesses by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor and Photographer If you saw some groups of people washing windows downtown Buchanan last Saturday morning, July 31, 2021 you were not seeing things. The Neighbors Helping Neighbors group and others from Buchanan Christian Church on 112 W. 3rd Street, provided a freeContinue reading “Local Faith – Neighbors Helping Neighbors”

Community Press Release – Buchanan Christian Church

Happiness Train Preschool Program Buchanan, MI – July 15, 2021 Buchanan Christian Church is currently accepting registrations for the 2021-2022 Happiness Train program! This is a free Christ centered preschool ministry for kids ages 3-5. Kids must be fully potty trained and be 3 by 9/1/21 to qualify. We meet Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9-11amContinue reading “Community Press Release – Buchanan Christian Church”

Local Faith – Spotlight

God Doesn’t Call the Equipped, He Equips the Called – Jan Nowak by Stephanie Fain  As director of Redbud Area Ministries, AKA RAM Love, Jan Nowak’s job is to connect people in need with resources. RAM provides clothing, food, guidance, housewares, utility help and most importantly, prayer, laughter and hope. The small, sturdy brick buildingContinue reading “Local Faith – Spotlight”