Catching up can be great fun

Lynn Moncus On Easter Sunday, Aggie and I headed for “the canyons of home” to find some necessary solitude and time to clear a few cobwebs from the mind. We hadn’t been there for a couple of years and just needed to look into those canyons to appreciate the beauty and to realize once again […]

Easter time to meditate on God’s words

Debra Whittington: The Church Lady “The angel answered and said … Fear not ye: for I know that ye seek Jesus, which was crucified. He is not here: for he is risen…” — Matthew 28: 5-6

Jesus’ trials at crucifixion mirrors our own

By Leonard Lauriault: Religion columnist During the Easter season, many Christians reflect on Jesus’ death, burial, and resurrection and their commitment to him. There are four places associated with Jesus’ crucifixion that parallel our experiences in life. In Gethsemane, the pressure of making atonement for our sins peaked and Jesus was tempted to avoid the […]

Easter sunrise services in Tucumcari – slideshow

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Chelle Delaney Members of several churches in Tucumcari gathered at sunrise on Easter Sunday for services. Jason Bruce, minister to students from First Baptist, Margaret Koontz, pastor of First Presbyterian and Tom Broom, pastor of Center Street Methodist, each delivered a short sermon.

Brith, engagement, birthdays

First birthday during Easter…Analysia Welch of Tucumcari is celebrating her first birthday today at her Popo’s house. The party is

Community Notes: Brisket sale, Scholarships to Forestry Camp, U.S. Rep. Ben Ray Lujan to visit, Grants available

By QCS Staff Briskets sale to benefit Quay County FairJust in time for Easter, the Quay County Fairboard will be cooking its famous briskets, said Brenda Bishop of the Quay County Extension Service.

Resurrection of Jesus serves as life’s capstone

by Leonard Lauriault Easter is also called Resurrection Sunday because that’s the day Jesus rose from the grave having paid the death penalty for our sins, thereby overcoming that penalty and the one who uses its power against us (Romans 3: 23; 2 Timothy 1: 8-10; Hebrews 2: 14, 15; Matthew 5: 17,18). Easter has […]

03-22-2008: Calendar

Today: 10 a.m., Community Easter Egg Hunt, Dunn Park, 2300 S. Fourth St. All ages up to Fifth Graders are welcome to hunt. Today: 5:30 Eastern New Mexico Bluegrass & Old Tyme Music Association potluck supper. 7 p.m., regular monthly gathering and music begins, Quay County Exhibit Hall, fairgrounds. Free Admission.

Easter is a recollection of fond memories

By Lynn Moncus

03-31-2007: Holy Week Services

The following are special Easter services planned by several churches in Tucumcari. Wednesday 7 p.m., Hammond Hall. St. Anne’s Catholic Church is having a Passover seder meal. Cost is $10 per adult and $5 for children under 10. Pre-paid reservation only by Monday at St. Anne’s Rectory. (Dress is Sunday best.) Holy Thursday 7 p.m., […]