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Flood Warning

Issued:
9:40 PM CDT on June 13, 2015
Expires:
9:39 PM CDT on June 14, 2015
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Sunday 60%
High 82° / Low 71°
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Scattered thunderstorms. High 82F. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
Thunderstorm
Monday 80%
High 80° / Low 68°
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Thunderstorms. High around 80F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 80%.
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Tuesday 60%
High 79° / Low 69°
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Scattered showers and thunderstorms. High 79F. Winds ESE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Wednesday 60%
High 85° / Low 69°
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Scattered thunderstorms. High near 85F. Winds SW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
Partly Cloudy
Thursday 20%
High 87° / Low 68°
Partly Cloudy
Intervals of clouds and sunshine. High 87F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Friday 10%
High 90° / Low 74°
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Sunny. High near 90F. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 mph.
Clear
Saturday 20%
High 90° / Low 72°
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Mostly sunny skies. High around 90F. Winds SSW at 10 to 20 mph.

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Kansas City Baptist Temple is now Graceway (press release)

KANSAS CITY, MO, August 15, 2011—After 68 years and three locations, one of the largest churches in metro Kansas City has a new name.  Kansas City Baptist Temple is now Graceway.

“Throughout our entire history our church has always been willing to embrace change when changes were necessary to be more effective in accomplishing our mission,” said Jeff Adams, Senior Pastor.  “While our name has changed, some things have not:  specifically, who we are and what we believe.”

During the past few weeks Adams focused his sermon series on the history of the Baptist faith.  He explained to the church body that historically being a “Baptist” was more of a label about what a church believed than a formal denominational name.  The church will remain “Baptist” in doctrine.

“It became increasingly difficult for me to explain the name of the church of which I have served as senior pastor for over 27 years,” said Adams.  “Instead of explaining what we are, I constantly found myself explaining what we are not.  Several months ago our leadership team decided it was time for us to change our name, in part, because we were hearing similar stories from a large number of church members.”

The new name was unveiled yesterday as part of a special vision-casting service that required an overflow room for 600 people who could not be accommodated in the Auditorium.  Members rose to a standing ovation when the name was revealed.   “Waiting to hear our new name just kept me sitting on pins & needles because I knew it was going to be wonderful, “said Dolores Foutts, long-time member.  “Graceway is the neatest name.  When the name came upon the screen, with the shouting and clapping, I just wanted to jump up and down.”

Kansas City Baptist Temple was founded in 1943.  Jeff Adams returned to KCBT in 1984 as senior pastor and has been instrumental in developing a local church with a true international flare.   The church is known as a model for multi-cultural ministry ranking in the top two percent of multi-cultural churches nationally.  Graceway is located at 5460 Blue Ridge Cut-off in Raytown.  www.visitgraceway.org.

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