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Worship, farewell liturgy to be held Saturday for the Rev. Pope

Published: Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013 10:33 a.m. CST

The United Church of Christ Congregational Church, 501 W. Montgomery St., will host a worship service and farewell liturgy 10:30 a.m. Sunday for the Rev. Deborah J. Pope. A reception will be held after in the church fellowship hall.

The UCC Congregational Church has entered a covenant of shared ministry with the First Presbyterian Church effective Oct. 1. The Rev. Jim Woodworth will serve as the interim shared minister for the churches.

Beginning Oct. 1, the worship time at First Presbyterian Church will be 9:15 a.m., and UCC Congregational will be at 10:45 a.m.

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