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A Grand Centennial for a Grand Church
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TitleA Grand Centennial for a Grand Church
Extended TitleCongregation celebrates its continuing evolution to meet downtown's needs in variety of ways.
AbstractThe Grand Avenue Temple United Methodist Church (205 E. 9th St., southeast corner of 9th Street and Grand Boulevard) was completed February 1912. It is the second church building that the United Methodist Church built in that location. Today the church is home to the "inderdenominational Lazarus Ministries, which provides clothing, meals, a health clinic, a library and a women's shelter to Kansas City's urban core. Many of the 200 or so worshippers at the Sunday service are homeless." Article gives some history of the building and church.
AuthorHelen T. Gray
PhotographerSusan Pfannmuller
DateFebruary 7, 2012
SourceThe Kansas City Star
LocationVertical File: Churches–Kansas City-Methodist–Grand Avenue
PageA1, A7
SubjectAnniversaries
Historic buildings
Methodist churches
City & town life
Local SubjectGrand Avenue Methodist Church
Urban Core
IllustrationsYes
Item TypeNewspaper Article
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CONTENTdm number40118
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