Bedford Times-Press Area News

New Pastor at Faith Baptist Church

     Faith Baptist Church, 501 King Street, Bedford, is is announcing the membership has hired a new pastor, Nathan Miller. Pastor Miller is finishing his Master of Divinity degree at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Kansas City, MO, and will graduate in May 2019.

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Open Night Mic in Bibbins Park Sept. 23

     Open Mic Night will be held in Bibbins Park on Sunday, September 23 beginning at 6:00 p.m. If you are interested in performing please contact John Standerford at jstanderford@bedford.k12.ia.us.

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Home Base Iowa celebration planned for Sept. 22

     A celebration for Taylor County becoming a Home Base County will be held at the Bedford American Legion, 301 Main Street, on Saturday, September 22 at 2 p.m. The purpose of this celebration is to recognize Taylor County, including the communities of Bedford, Lenox, New Market, Clearfield, Blockton Gravity, Sharpsburg, Conway and Athelstan as the…

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Round Barn closed due to structural concerns

     The Taylor County Museum, sadly, has made the decision to close the Round Barn until further notice, due to structural concerns. Board members at the Museum noticed that the cupola of the Round Barn is sagging and twisting. The board has been in contact with the State Historical Society Preservation about the barn, as it…

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Don and Glenda Moon will be guests at Blockton Christian Church

     Don and Glenda Moon will be guests at Blockton Christian Church on Sunday, October 7. They will be sharing about their work during the Sunday School Hour, beginning at 9:30 a.m. and then again, with Don delivering the sermon, during Worship, which starts at 10:45 a.m. Following Worship there will be a Fellowship Dinner which…

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Bible reading marathon planned for September 29

     As was carried out the past two years, this year there is again a reading of the Bible event being carried on in the 99 counties in Iowa. The reading this year will be carried on in two locations in the county; namely in the Lenox City Park and on the grounds of the county courthouse…

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AWANA begins tonight

     This year’s AWANA program is scheduled to begin on Wednesday, September 19th at the First Baptist Church, located at 808 Main Street, Bedford. Registration will be from 6:10 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. each Wednesday evening, followed by the club program, to conclude at 8:30 p.m.

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