Church News


Disciples Women logoThe Disciples Women meet after worship, generally on the third Sunday of each month.

No meeting in July.

Disciples Women will meet next on be August 19 at 12:30 p.m. to begin planning for the upcoming Rummage Sale.

Coming up in November is the Kentucky Disciples Women Fall Retreat in Rough River State Resort Park. More details coming...

Disciples Women is for all women of Midway Christian Church.

Keenagers logoThe Keenagers meet monthly for lunch and fellowship.

The Keenagers (and friends) will gather at the Poor Man's Café in Stamping Ground on Thursday, August 23 at 11:30 a.m. Meet at the church at 11:00 if you wish to carpool. Please RSVP to the church office by Monday, August 20 if you plan to attend.

Keenagers is for anyone who is retired, or practicing retirement!

Green Chalice logoMidway Green Chalice meets monthly in Fellowship Hall. The next meeting will be August 16, 2018, at 7:00 p.m.

Check out the Midway Green Chalice page for more news and information.

Midway Green Chalice is for all who are interested in
caring for God’s creation.

Free Community Dinner clipartEach month, on the last Monday, the Midway community is invited to a free dinner served in Fellowship Hall at 6:30 p.m. We proudly use locally grown meats and produce whenever available!

Members of the four Elders' Flocks (see list) are asked to help set up, serve, and clean up for this meal.
   Flock 1: March, July, November
   Flock 2: April, August, December
   Flock 3: January, May, September
   Flock 4: February, June, October

Homeplace at Midway logoMidway Christian Church, as part of a rotation with other local churches, leads a worship service for the residents of The Homeplace.

Our services are held on the fourth Sunday of every other month - in January, March, May, July, September, and November.

Save Your Bottle Caps!

plastic caps clipartIn April 2018, we joined with Northside Elementary to help them complete their goal to collect 400 pounds of plastic caps and lids to purchase a park bench through Green Tree Plastics in Evansville, IN. To reach this goal, they needed an additional 100 pounds.

View the complete list of acceptable caps and lids, as well as non-acceptable items. Please bring your clean caps and lids to the Narthex.

Once this project is complete, the collection of plastic bottle caps will be an on-going project for Midway Green Chalice. The hope is to create benches for our church, the Midway Community and Christmount.

Church Picnic clipart

August 26, 2018

Mark your calendar for Sunday, August 26, at 4:00 p.m. for food, fun, and fellowship with friends at the annual church picnic! Come enjoy swimming, pony rides, volleyball, and a bonfire. This year's picnic will be held at the Gruzesky's home.

Meat and drinks provided. Please bring a salad, side dish, or dessert to share. We have invited some guests this year, so please bring a dish large enough to feed your family plus four more!

Midway Christian Church building sketch

Plans are in the works for a Homecoming Celebration on July 7, 2019, to mark the 175th anniversary
of the chartering of Midway Christian Church (July 20, 1844).

Please see Heather or Carl Rollins with your input!

A planning meeting will be held on Thursday, September 6, to begin the preparations!

8th Annual Special Community Worship
Service of Peace and Hope

September 9, 2018

As we have done since 2011, on the 10th anniversary of 9/11 tragedies, we will gather for a special community worship service centered around our calling as people of faith to be people of peace and hope and to stress our connection and unity as a community. This year's service, hosted by the Midway Area Ministerial Association will be on Sunday, September 9, at 11:00 a.m. at Walter Bradley Park.

Following the service, everyone is invited to stay and celebrate a meal together as the Midway Community. The MMA will provide the meat, and everyone is asked to bring a side dish or dessert to share.

Regional Assembly logo

The 2018 Regional Assembly will be held at Beargrass Christian Church in Louisville, October 19-20. As always, there are many benefits of going to the Regional Assembly. First and foremost is the gathering of Christians for worship. The renewal of friendships and meeting new people is also a plus. The chance to learn about ministries that have the potential of helping congregations is available in workshops and Assembly displays. And last, but not least, is the privilege of doing the church's business for the Region.

Visit the Christian Church in Kentucky web site for more information and to download registration forms.

Kids in the Kitchen clipart

Kids in the Kitchen is a series of free cooking classes aimed at kids and teens, to teach them nutritional basics, knife skills, meal planning and preparation, food tasting, and how to have fun together in the kitchen. Classes meet monthly at 4:00 p.m. All children and youth of Midway Christian are invited to participate!

May 20: Cakes with Cindy
April 15: Knife Skills
March 11: Pie Making

NOTE: In the months that Kids in the Kitchen does not meet, we will plan family outings.

Dinners of X

Dinners for X clipart

Interested in hosting a Dinner of X (where X = the number of guests you desire)? This is a great way for people—especially new people—to get to know their MCC Faith Family, in smaller doses!

Each host will determine the location (home, Fellowship Hall, restaurant), choose the date and time, and provide the dinner for the guests. Sign-up sheets are in the Narthex.

Please let Joni, Heather, or Etta know if you plan to host. They can spread the word for people to sign up.

Support Our Local Farmers' Markets

Farmers Market clipart

   May 21-October 29
   Mondays, 3:00-6:00 p.m., Darlin' Jean's parking lot

   April 28-October 27
   Saturdays, 8:30 a.m.-noon, Court Street
   Wednesdays, 3:00-6:00 p.m., The Castle on Versailles Road

   May 12-TBA
   Saturdays, 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., City Parking Lot at the corner of N. Broadway & Washington Streets


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Green Chalice Congregation since 2010
Certified Green Chalice Congregation since 2015
Midway Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
123 East Bruen Street
P.O. Box 4548
Midway, KY 40347
(859) 846-4102