St. Francis to lease former convent, expand services for foster kids
With the lease of a 68,000-square-foot building at the former convent of the Sisters of the Congregation of St. Joseph, Saint Francis Community Services is planning to expand its work with foster kids and others in Wichita.
On Sunday, the Unitarian Universalists Association called for the abolition of ICE. This was after multiple organizations came out against a zero tolerance policy that separated families arrested at the U.S. border.
Marian Vavra is a Kansas wheat weaver, also known as a straw artist, who says she shares her Christian faith through her elaborately woven crosses. Vavra has been plaiting, spinning and gluing wheat into elaborate pieces of art since the 1980s.
Ministry Outdoor Adventures is a ministry to help pastors "'stay zeroed' on Jesus." Pastors from different churches and denominations are able to manage stress and make connections through activities such as hunting and fishing.
The baby Jesus statue was resting in a manger filled with hay when it was stolen from the Church of the Blessed Sacrament in Wichita, and the church says this is why it can’t have nice things. (Video by Candi Bolden)
Greek iconographer Theodoros Papadopoulos spent the week sharing his knowledge and talents through a workshop held at the Catholic Diocese of Wichita’s Spiritual Life Center. Those images are not decorations, he says. Rather, they are a way of “me
Pastor Terry Fox of Summit Church says Rachael Hilyard sought out his services for a possible exorcism in the days before she was accused of beheading 63-year-old Micki Davis. Fox said he visited with Hilyard in her home to evaluate her claims of
Mark Ivicic creates intricate Ukrainian Easter eggs and describes the process of using a kistka to spread wax on the pysanka egg. Ivicic will show his eggs at the Bellefonte Art Museum. He creates the eggs in honor of his late aunt.
Senator Bernie Sanders and rising democratic star Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez came to Wichita on behalf of James Thompson, who is running for Kansas' 4th Congressional District seat during a rally at Century II Friday.
The Nebraska State Patrol said a semi crashed into a trooper's patrol vehicle on Monday, July 16, 2018. The trooper did not suffer serious injuries, but the semi driver was taken to a hospital. The Patrol released dash camera footage of the crash.