Category Archives: March 10

Service, March 10, 11:15 am

“The Idea of God” with Rev. Bob Francis

Using his current class as a springboard for this sermon, Bob explores the history of the god of Judaism and Christianity, its evolution and the impact on political systems and life today.


Forum, March 10, 10:00 a.m.

“Struggling for the Affordable Care Act” with Barb Shelly
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (also known as Obamacare) is set for full implementation in 2014. Some states, however, including Kansas and, in effect, Missouri, have opted out of setting up the requisite health care exchanges [that offer consumers an Internet-based marketplace for purchasing private plans]. Barb Shelly, columnist, editorial writer, and blogger for the Kansas City Star, will discuss the struggles with getting these and other provisions of the act in place for Kansas and Missouri.