Faith briefs


An evening of Christian Comedy

MICHIGAN CITY — The lay organization of the Historic Bethel A.M.E. Church, 629 E. Michigan Blvd., Michigan City, will present an evening of Christian Comedy and Song on Saturday at 6:30 p.m. The special guest actress, presenter and singer will be evangelist Amber Harris-Reed, preacher, teacher, vocalist and Christian presenter, of Cininnati, Ohio. Evangelist Reed is also the First Lady of Bethel A.M.E. Church of Muncie, Indiana, where her husband, the Rev. Maurice Reed, is the pastor. This community is invited to come out and share in the colorful expose of song, comedy relief and inspirational entertainment that is appropriate for all age groups. The donation is only $10. The public is welcome.

Rev. Harris-Reed is a native of North Carolina. She was the drama director for more than 15 years and one of the worship leaders at her former church. She has been a part of the Christian Life Center in Vandalia, Ohio, since August of 1991. She is the founder and director of her God anointed empowerment program for students with self esteem, self-worth, self-image, anger and drama issues at Mt. Healthy North and South Elementary School near Cincinnati. 


Event explores meaning of life 

MICHIGAN CITY — Where do we come from and where are we going? These questions are decisive for understanding what it means to be human and how to orient our lives and our actions toward authentic fulfillment. Made for More is a national event which aims to answer these questions on a personal level. The event is coming to Queen of All Saints Catholic Church in Michigan City on March 20 from 7 to 9:30 p.m.

Join nationally-recognized Catholics Christopher West and Mike Mangione as they creatively weave together dynamic presentations with live music, movie clips, YouTube videos, and sacred art for an evening of beauty and reflection on the meaning of life, love, and human destiny. You will come away with a faith-filled vision of hope that will instill in you the sheer wonder and joy of being alive. People of all faith backgrounds, or none at all, are welcome to attend. 

Event is appropriate for everyone from teens to adults. A limited number of $20 tickets are on sale at the QAS Parish Office (606 S. Woodland Ave. in Michigan City) or online at


First Church Service

MICHIGAN CITY — You, your family and friends are all welcome and warmly invited to attend The First Church of Christ, Scientist Sunday Church and Sunday School Services held at 10 a.m. Sunday. The Church is located at 510 East Coolspring Ave., Michigan City.

"The Spirit itself beareth witness with our spirit, that we are the children of God:” (Romans 8:16) is the Golden Text for this Sunday's Bible Lesson-Sermon entitled “Spirit.”

Come and learn how a better understanding of God, Christ Jesus and the study of Christian Science is able to help heal you of your problems. Hymns of Praise, the Bible Lesson, The Lord's Prayer, a Vocal Solo and other activity will be presented.

Testimonies of Healing are also given at the public Wednesday Evening Meeting held at 7:30 p.m.

As Christian Healing is one of the main points of Christian Science, documented reports of them are available at no cost to anyone who requests them.

Our Bible-Lesson is also available on local Comcast Cable TV Channel 99 on Wednesdays at 9 a.m., Fridays at 11 a.m. and Sundays at 6 p.m. For more information, please call the church at 219-874-3588 or 219-874-8853.


Road to Life services

MICHIGAN CITY — Life is happening at Road to Life Church! Join us this Sunday as we begin our new series on relationships. Relationships are complicated and they don't need to be! We will be learning how to deal with them throughout the "You Drive Me Crazy" series, so don't miss it! Kids ages 0-4th grade will have a blast in Kidtown through high energy worship, teaching, games and more throughout their new series, "Crushing It." If you have a child, bring them along to experience it!

Services are at the Chesterton Campus in the Duneland Boys & Girls Club at 521 W 1100 N at 9 & 11 a.m., and the Michigan City Campus at 7056 W 450 N at 9 & 11 a.m.

Our youth ministry, The Avenue, meets every Sunday evening at the old bowling alley in Chesterton (behind the police station - 124 N 8th St). Students in grades 5-8 meet from 5:30-7 & grades 9-12 from 7:30-9. Don't miss it as we continue our series, "Relationships."

Check out this time with friends, games, music, Jacked Up Cafe and more.

On Feb. 15-16, the church will hold the Married Life Marriage Conference featuring Pastors Joe & Krissy Angelo, Mike & Julie Signorelli and Shannon O'Dell. For tickets or more information, visit Road to Life is a thriving church that offers cutting edge worship as well as teaching that is relevant to this generation. We exist to help others realize and reach their potential in Christ. We are a local church that is Kingdom driven, community minded and people focused. We are passionate for Christ, powerful thru Christ and have potential in Christ. For more information about RTLC or any of our upcoming events, please visit our website ( or call 219-728-6290. You can also follow us on Twitter and Instagram @roadchurch or find us on Facebook@roadtolifechurch.

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