Religion Calendar


Eastertide Spring Concert, 7 p.m. Sunday, Church of the Magdalen, 12626 E. 21st St. Presented by the Chancel Choir, string chamber orchestra, organist Shirley Wiebe and conductor Mark Laycock. Free. Information, 316-636-9143 or

California Baptist University Choir, 6:30 p.m. Monday, Epworth United Methodist Church, 856 S. Green. Free. Call 316-684-0114.


Indian Taco Sale, 10:30 a.m. today, Indian Southern Baptist Church, 1550 E. Denker. Call in orders accepted. Cost $5. Call 316-263-3986.

Recovery classes

Central Recovery, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Central Community Church, 6100 W. Maple. Call 316-943-1800.

Celebrate Recovery, 7 p.m. Friday, Derby Friends Church, 1034 N. Woodlawn Blvd., Derby. Call 316-788-1751.


Healing Revival, by Pastor Rovilla Ritchey, 10 a.m. today, Century II Convention Center. Presentations at 1 p.m. include "How to Build a Solid Relationship With Christ" by Lannie Dickinson and "How to Identify His Voice" by Pastor Ritchey. Register at Perfect Peace Lifestyle Stores, 604 N. Tyler Road, 2020 N. Woodlawn. Cost $10 in advance, $15 at the door. Call 316-992-4297.


Church Safety Seminar, 8 a.m. today, Generations Church, 425 Green Valley Drive, Andover. Presented by Andover Police Department chaplains, speakers Jimmy Meeks and Carl Chinn. Free. Information and registration, 316-733-5177, ext. 0, e-mail

Breathe Your Way To Happiness, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Kalpa Bhadra Kadampa Buddhist Center, 721 W. 13th St. Cost $7. Information, 316-263-1533 or

Developing a Kind Heart, 7 p.m. Thursday, Kalpa Bhadra Kadampa Buddhist Center, 721 W. 13th St. Cost $10. Information, 316-263-1533 or

Meditation Retreat with Fusatsu Ceremony, with Del Smith, 8 a.m. May 21, Southwind Sangha, 1650 Fairmount. Free. Call 316-612-0826.

Special events

Progressive Missionary Baptist Church 65th Anniversary, 7 p.m. banquet today, Marriott hotel, 9100 Corporate Hills Drive, 3:30 p.m. service Sunday, at the church, 2727 E. 25th St. North. Tickets $35, $12.50 ages 12-under. Call 316-685-1328.

Change the World Hunger Ministry, 5:30 p.m. today, 8:15 a.m. and 11 a.m. Sunday, Aldersgate United Methodist Church, 7901 W. 21st St. Fresh or canned food accepted to be donated to the Kansas Food Bank. Sponsored by the Society of St. Andrew. Call 316-722-8504.

Gospel Chuckwagon Dinner with Riders for the Cross, 6:30 p.m. dinner and show, May 22, Prairie Rose, 15231 SW Parallel Road, Benton. Gates open 5 p.m. Train rides, wagon rides and movies offered after the show. Tickets $30, $10 for ages 6-12, $5 for ages 3-5, ages 2 and under free. Discounts available. Reservations required. Call 316-778-2121.

East Wichita Christian Women's Connection, 11:30 a.m. May 26, Wichita Country Club, 8501 E. 13th St. Program, "Flying High With Nowhere to Go," speaker Kathy Coleman and special feature Tandra Shikata from Chelmsford Tea and Gifts. Cost $14, includes lunch. Reservations and cancellations by May 23 by calling Ladean, 316-682-1495.