Religion Calendar March 21-27

Today Annual Ministerial Alliance Community Good Friday Service — 5:30 p.m. Hosted this year by Bethel Assembly of God Church, 1521 N. Norris St. Information: 762-4100 Good Friday Traditional Tenebrae Service — 7:30 p.m. Tenebrae “Service of Darkness.” Prayers, scriptural readings from the Psalms, Old Testament and Gospels. Immanuel Lutheran Church, 1021 N. Prince St. […]

‘Progressive’ Christians spread message in Clovis

CrossWalk America participants, from left, Brad Wilson, Eric Elnes, Rebecca Glenn and Mark Creek-Water head east on U.S. 60/84 into Clovis on Thursday. (Staff photo: Andy DeLisle) By Tonya Garner: CNJ staff writer They say they are passing through the area spreading Jesus’ message of love. Their self-described progressive views on Christianity, however, are not […]

Alliance recruiting drama performer

By Darrell Todd Maurina The Clovis Christian Ministerial Alliance decided Thursday morning to bring a man to Clovis who recites the entire Gospel of John from memory as part of a drama presentation. Brad Sherrill, the presenter, is coming on Sept. 18 to Sandia Presbyterian Church in Albuquerque and the Rev. Brad Reeves of Kingswood […]

Clovis ministers make meeting more formal

By Darrell Todd Maurina After many years without an organized ministerial association, Clovis now has an organized fellowship with about two dozen pastors trying to work together for community improvement. The Rev. Lance Clemmons, pastor of First Presbyterian Church of Clovis and chairman of the newly organized Clovis Christian Ministerial Alliance, said that when he […]