Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - March 10, 1973, Lethbridge, Alberta
Saturday, March 10, 1973 THE LtTHBRlDGE HERALD 33 Stretching a point Rev. Benjamin knovr'n as Father during a recent Albany, J.Y., interview. His girlh has caussd some persons to remark he looks like a modern- ay Friar Tuck. Father Ben, 67, is a popular lecturer who delivers more than 100 N.Y, day speeches a year, Father 1 dizzy s ALBANY, .N.Y. (AP) Rev. Benjamin Kuhn has a virtuoso voice which can sound senatorial at one mo- ment and lapse into high- pitched giggling the next. Last year, a convention of liquor dealers in Albny heard that resonant voice, as did a group of bankers at Lake Placid, an asembly of farmers nsn: ar.d a fraternal order of black Ro- man Catholics in Washington, D.C. Father Kuhn, 67, makes more than 100 speeches each year in a dizzying schedule of public appearances. travels DIAL-A-THQT Kuhn or Father Ben, as lie is called at Siena College in suburban Loudon- villR, looks like a modern Friar Tuck, with liis pink face, sparse while hair and 2DO pounds swaddled in a bro-.v.) iiabit. Father Ben came lo Siena with six other Franciscans vvhen the school was founded in KS7. Hi, watched it grow fi cm a tiny community housed in an old farmhouse to a college students. 1 Father Ben believes mil' lions of persons have heard him speak over the years on such topics as automation, in- tegration and the Egyptian onion. He prefers the personal ap- proach rather than television evangelism. A testimonial dinner in Al bany recently paid tribute to Father Ben's 40th anniversary as a priest and raised to establish a mathematics chair at Siena in his name. Billy liked the girls TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AF) Evangelist Billy Graham was rejected by his first girl- friend as too light-hearted be- fore he "got to business and started preaching to tree his boyhood teacher says. W. T. Watson, president and founder of Florida's tiny Trinity College, recalled that young Graham came to his el esses in 1937 after dropping out of another Bible school in Tennessee because its curfew was too strict. "The president of the school wrote me Uiat Billy was com- said Watson, now a spry 71. "He said I could only keep his feet to the fire, he'd go places." Watson said young Graham got "pretty serious" with one striking brunette. "He even proposed to her, but she turned him down. She said she didn't think he was serious enough." After being rejected as a suitor, Watson said Graham turned all of his attention to his studies. "He got down to business and started preach- ing to tree stumps along the Hillsborough River. We never had to ask Billy to' preach Iwicc; he'd go anywhere." NORBRIDGE COMMUNITY CHURCH Evangelical Church In Canada 1402 8 Avrj. N. PASTOR: V. SCHORR School Wor- ship Service Speaker: Rev. James Field President Hilcrest Bible Institute (Nursery Provided) Service Tha President and students from Hillcrest will be in charge of services. EVERYONE CUHLMALLV WELCOME. Development campaign launched The plight of the poor in iuv derdeveloped countries will highlight a 10 day campaign launched this week by five Ca- nadian churches. The program, entitled 10 Days for World Development, sponsored by the Anglican, Lu tnerarr, Presbyterian, Roman Catholic and United Churches. Awareness of social problems experienced by persons living in the underdeveloped nations is the object of the campaign. Representatives of the five sponsoring churches will visi Edmonton, March 13 and 14, in conjunction with the cam- paign. ed to seek SOUTHSIDE CHURCH OF CHRIST 2720-21 Ave. S. Donald R. Givons, Evangelist Sunday: Bible Study a.m. Worship: o.m. and p.m. Wed: p.m. For information and Homo Sludv Phone: 328-0972 or 338-0855 WELCOME CENTRAl CHURCH OF CHRIST 425 llth Si. S. J. R. CHAPMAN, Minister Mr. D. Maisey, Orgarm) "DIAL AN ANSWER" 327-477'! Family Service a.m. (Worship service for adults S.S. Classes for Children) Evening Service p.m. EVERYBODY WELCOME liy DOUG WALKER Herald Staff WriUV EDMONTON Tlie church will lie in trouble if it doss rot develop an inielleclual founda- tion for spirituality, said Rev. Blaks Anderson here this week. Mr. Anderson, minister of. McKillpp United Church: in Lethbridge, w a s addressing ministers and laymen through- out Alberla who were attending the 1973 School of Religion at St. Stephen's College. He shar- ed the lecture platform with Dr. Norman Porleous, retired principal of New College in who dealt with re- cent developments in Old Testa- ment studies. In his two lectures spiritu- ality, Mr. Anderson took note of the extensive interest in con- ternporary religious and near- religious phenomena the charismatic movement, the Jesus People, mysticism, oc- cultism, transcendentalism, en- counter groups in which the spirit is cer.lrai. CHRISTIAN SCIENCE 1203 4 AVE. S. SUNDAY a.m.-CJOC "The TRUTH That HEALS" School Service WEDNESDAY Meeting REAPING ROOM p.m. Open Tues., Thtire., Sal. Devotees of the spirit-centred groups find the spirituality of (lie traditional church unsatis- fying, said Mr. Anderson. In tha face of this challenge there is need for the development of a good theology of the spirit, he said. "No definitive statement on the Holy Spirit is to he found in Christian Mr. An- derson snid. A ccmmon based on the New Testament, is that the Spirit bss en instru- mental role of pointing to Christ. This leads to a sound historical and ethical stance but is net wholly satisfying, ac- cording to Mr. Anuerson. "The enttuisiasts, who repre- ssnt a continuing force in (he Church of the Nazarene 9th Ave. and St. S. Phone 3J7-H627 MV. R. G. DEASLEY Minister Ret. 357-4766 SUNDAY SERVICES School for all ages Worship Service and Sacrament of Communion Worship Service MIDWEEK SERVICES AS USUAL B ETHEL A 716 23rd ST. N. am. D MORNING SERVICES T a.m. SUNDAY SCHOOL I S T p.m. EVENING SERVICES (NURSERY FACILITIES FOR ALL SERVICES) MONDAY, P.M. GIRLS' CLUB Church 16T4 5th Avenue South Minister: REV. G. KEITH CHURCHIU, B.A M. D1V. MA1DA MACK School for all the family Service FAITH OF WOMEN STEADFAST Mrs. Kay Castles in Medicine Hat (No Evening Service at First Baptist, Lethbridge) EVERYONE WELCOME church, are right in contendini that the Holy Spirit has a furth er role in equipping the persoi with God's declare' Mr. Anderson. This also has New Testament support, h said. The need for recognizing th legitimacy cf this emphasis should not be allowed to over- whelm the historical outlook, however, warned Mr. Anderson. "Any spirituality not so ground- ed soars into fantasy." Mr. Anderson returned to Al- berta last summer after (iye years of doctoral studies in Die United States. His lectures were based on his research into the doctrine of the Holy Spirit. Lakeview Mennonite Brethren Church 1509.291H Streel So. H. f. NIKKEI, Co-ordiiKiror Phone 345-3335 a.m.- Sunday School Service Program LETHBRIDGE PENTECOSTAL TABERNACLE PASTOR M. L. ISRAEISON 520 7th South Home of Sunshine Evangel Honr Listen every Sunday p.m. CJOC1220 K.C. School with classes for all ages. Worship "THE OPEN HAND OFGOD" Service "LET GOD RISE" Tuesday p.m. Prayer and Bible Study Friday Ambassadors Youth Service A HEARTY INVITATION IS EXTENDED TO ALL AND A WARM WELCOME AWAITS YOU. COALHURST PENTECOSTAL ASSEMBLY REV. K. ROSET, Rosier School Service Service "A HEARTY WELCOME AWAITS YOU a a THE ANGLICAN CHURCH OF CANADA (EPISCOPAL) IVfWVT DSOiSJHE WORLD NEED NOW? llAtiE? BROTHERHOOD? UNITY? lf> time THE CHURCHES STOPPED THEIR DOCTRINAL BICKERINGS and 'JOINED FORCES TO PROMOTE "JESUS" who is alive and well on the planet of Eartji. His power is just as effective today as It was yean ago. tf yaV realty believe this or just hope he's still a miracle working God; WHY NOT JOIN US AT ERICKSEN'S FAMILY RESTAURANT, SATURDAY. MARCH 17th, 1973, AT 10 A.M. for an ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING of "FUU. GOSPEL BUSINESSMEN'S FELLOWSHIP. INTERNATIONAL" Full Gospel Businessmen's Fellowship, International is an inter-denominational Businessmen's Organization whose aim is to encourage the average person to seek God in his fullness and to hove a daily walk with Him in order to experience the love, joy and peace, Jesus promised. FOR RESERVATIONS and FURTHER INFORMATION CALL 328-28S1 SAINT AUGUSTINE'S ARCHDEACON CECIt SWANSON, Pries) in chorge Communion Communion Prayer, Senior and St. Monica's Ctoir Sermon: "THREE STEPS TO VICTORY" Archdeacon C. Swan son All departments of Church School MIDWEEK SERVICES March 14th, Communion Breakfast to follow Communion Thursday, March 15th Communion ST. MARY THE VIRGIN N JtECTOR; The Reverend Canon Robert W. Cowan, B.A., LTh. __________A_________ THIRD SUNDAY BEFORE 1ENT Eucharist School in Parish Hall Eucharist and Discussion________________ Wednesday Ember Day: Friday Ember Day Saturday Ember Day: for Eucharist CHRISTIAN TABERNACLE Corner 5lh Avo. end 13th St. S. SALVATION HEALING MIRACLES Paitor: Rev. T. W. Royaofl Bible Class and Sunday School Service Service BEREAN CHR1STADELPHIANS 633 7th Street South Service PROMISE TO MAN" Speaker: Mr. A. Bennett Wednesday Class A Hearty Welcome Awaits You Here SOUTH LETHBRIDGE ROMAN CATHOLIC PARISHES WEEKEND MASSES ST. PATRICK'S CORNER 4th AVE. and 10th ST. S. SATURDAY, p.m. (SUNDAY OBLIGATION) SUNDAY, 9 a.m., a.m., 12 noon ASSUMPTION 2405 12th AVE. S. SATURDAY, p.m. (SUNDAY OBLIGATION) SUNDAY-8 a.m., a.m., 11 o.m., p.m. (Folk Mass in Hall at a.m.) Lutheran Churches CHRIST TRINITY LUTHERAN CHURCH 416 12th Slreel South Phone 327-0709 ELCC PASTOR HAROID MARTIN German Worship Service School and Bible Classes Worship Service Service each Wednesday Lutheran Church of fhe Good Shepherd lllh Avenue and 24th Street South EtCC PASTOR ALBERT OLSON School and Bible Classes Worship followed by Coffee Fellowship Wednesday: March 14, Dimension Singers in Concert _______________EVERYONE WELCOME_______________ IMMANUEL LUTHERAN CHURCH Corner A1h Avenue and 18lh Sfreet S. Minister W. F. Schaepp Phone 327-4336 Office. 328-6987 Res. School and Bible Classes Worship Service to the Lulhetan a.m. CFAC Calgary THE UNITED CHURCH OF CANADA A UNION OF PRESBYTERIAN, METHODIST AND CONGREGATIONAl CHURCHES MODERATOR: RIGHT REV. N. BRUCE MclEOD, TORONTO President of Conference: REV, P. A. CtlNE, Edmonton Chairman of Presbytery. RtV. KEN JORDAN, Lelhbridga SOUTHMINSTER 4th Ave. am' llth St. S. R. W. K. EltlOTT, REV. A, T. KING Ministry of Music: W. M. WOOIHOUSE A. K. RUTLAND, Org, Emeritui PRIMARIES" Voice in the Wilderness" Scott Kaulfmann Anthem: "A Mighty School in all departments. NURSERY SERVICES AVAILABLE for youth 15-18 years McKILLOP'UNITED CHURCH Serving Southeast lelhbridac from 15lh Ave. and 24th St. S. MINISTER REV. BLAKE ANDERSON Choir Direclor: Mr. H. Van Egleren Organish MRS. C. GREENE SUNDAY, MARCH llth, 1973 Worship Ssrmon: "FOR ALL THE SAINTS" Order of The Eastern Star Church Parade CHRISTIAN EDUCATION A and Jr. B Grades 3-6 inclusive Intermediate Grades 7-9 inclusive 3 years to 5 years Primary Grades 1 and 2 Grades 10-12 inclusive Nursery for Tiny Tots FIRST UNITED CHURCH Corner of 5th Avenue and 13th Street North MINISTER _ REV. K. JORDAN Director of Music-MRS. DOROTHY GIOCK A7CM, RMT SUNDAY, MARCH llth, 1973 on the Book of Job VII "GOD AND MAN IN DIALOQUE" Worship and Discussion Group "BEING HUMAN" CHRISTIAN EDUCATION ALL Sunday School Classes at a.m. Nursery Serviccis available at a.m, Anyone needing transportation to either o( the services please call the church office by Thursday of each week. CHINOOK CO-OPERATIVE PARISH REV. ALBERT BALDEO COALDALE REV. CECIl CARNOCHAN CARDSTON W. CALDERWOOD-BARONS-NOBLEFORD MORNING WORSHIP AT: BARONS a.m. PICTURE BUTTE- NOBLEFORD a.m. P m IRON a.m. ll'-M a m CAHDSTON a.m. 11.00 a.m. MAGRATH _ 9.45 a.m.