The Palmyra United Methodist Church congregation, led by Pastor Eric Anderson, held a consecration and ground breaking for its new church building which will be erected in the new Griesbaum Subdivision on the south end of Palmyra. Work on the new building is expected to begin in the coming w…

On Oct. 6, the Palmyra Presbyterian Church officially ordained David Mardis to the Ministry of Word and Sacrament for service as a hospital chaplain.  

Cornerstone Church of Marion welcomes Pastor Arbie and Cathy Peterson from Florissant, Mo. Sunday Sept. 15, during Sunday Celebration. Pastor Arbie is the senior pastor of Christian Life Center and has been in full time ministry for many years. Pastor Arbie will be sharing the Word of God du…

The United Pentecostal Church of Palmyra would like to invite the community to join them for their Giddy Up Junction Vacation Bible School program.

Bishop Ephraim Ndife, founding pastor of Holy Ghost Ministries in Awka, Nigeria, will be sharing the Word of God at Cornerstone Church of Marion Sunday, June 16, at 9:30 a.m. 

Marion County R-II School held a baccalaureate service for its 13 senior graduates prior to commencement Sunday afternoon. 

The Palmyra R-I High School held its baccalaureate ceremony Sunday afternoon at the high school. Gradey Crowe lead the senior class in prayer to begin the service. Guest speaker, Pastor Paul Reese with the First Baptist Church of Palmyra, reminded the students that failure can lead to succes…

Jonathan Fuqua, adjunct professor of philosophy, in conjunction with Brian Besong, assistant professor of philosophy at Ohio Dominican University, recently published a book entitled “Faith and Reason: Philosophers Explain Their Turn to Catholicism.”

The Kroc Church invites the public to attend a concert featuring Mark Ridenour, acting principal trumpet of the Chicago Symphony, Sunday, April 14, at 6 p.m. 

The Cornerstone Church of Marion will be hosting a fellowship and coffee at 9 a.m. on Palm Sunday, April 14.

The Emerson Baptist Church will be holding a Good Friday service on Friday, April 19, beginning at 7 p.m. at the church.

After more than a year of absence, Cub Scouting is returning to Palmyra with a new organization and a larger clientele.      

This summer Pastor Eric Anderson of the Palmyra United Methodist Church and Lora Hillman, principal of Palmyra Elementary School, were working together in the Kiwanis hamburger booth during the fair.  

First Christian Church of Palmyra invites area choirs/praise teams, or anyone who would like to share their love of music and/or singing, to be a part of the first ever Ecumenical CHRISTmas Celebration! 

The Palmyra  Area Ministerial Alliance invites the community for an evening of thanksgiving at 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 18 at the Palmyra United Methodist Church.   

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