Kentuckiana Disciples Fellowship

Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)

Proctor Riggins

Our brother in Christ is now with him.

Proctor passed away Tuesday, January 23, at the Christian Health Center in Louisville. Proctor and his spouse, Betty, served many, many congregations throughout the region in pastoral ministry and interim ministry positions. Proctor also served as Chaplain of the Christian Care Communities in Louisville (formerly Christian Church Homes of Kentucky).

Services are scheduled for 4:00 p.m. Saturday, January 26, at Pearson’s Funeral Home, 149 Breckenridge Lane, Louisville, KY 40207, with visitation preceding the service from 1:00-4:00 p.m.

You may send a note of care and concern for Betty to Chapel House, 945 South 5th Street, Apartment 209, Louisville, KY 40203.


January 24, 2013 Posted by | Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Youth Ski Trip Planned

Look out Perfect North, Louisville Area Youth are on their way!

Our annual youth ski trip is just around the corner!! I am sooo excited!!!


This year we will be joined by our Disciple Friends from around the Metro Area.

 This is a great trip for skiers/tubers of all levels, and even youth who just want go for the overnight fun and hang out in the ski lodge. Whatever you do, it’s going to be an amazing trip!!


Ski Trip is open to youth in grades 6-12.

January 25-26th

Meet at Beargrass @ 6:30pm on Friday Jan 25 (Please eat dinner before you arrive)

We will return on Saturday January 26 @Midnight.

We will stay the night at Florence Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) at their Harmony Place site.


Cost: $65.00

(All food, 8 hour lift ticket, rentals, transportation, overnight accommodations, ski and tube options)

Please fill out the Perfect North Waiver as well.

Helmet Rental :


They are also attached to the email.


For an additional $15.00 you can ski for 4 more hours after the 8 hours are up.

Bring money with you, if you are interested in that.


Please let Kelley know by January 21 if you can attend.


Facebook: Kelley Dick

Tweet: KelleyDick

Text/call: 859-797-1171




Don’t hesitate to ask questions.

Friends are ALWAYS welcome!



January 3, 2013 Posted by | Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Metro Disciple’s Clergy Christmas Dinner

This year’s Metro Disciples’ Clergy & Spouse Christmas Dinner will be at the home of Robert and Mary Harris.  It will be Friday, December 14, at 7:00 p.m.  The cost is $12.50 per person.


Directions:  If you are coming from Kentucky, you may come across I-64 or I-65 to I-265.  Take exit 3 on Grant Line Road.  Turn north; go past McDonalds which is on the right.  As you approach the traffic light in front of McDonalds turn left onto Hausfeldt Road.   Pass the Indiana University Southeast Sports Park, cross the railroad track, and continue to Green Valley Road.  Turn right onto Green Valley; go 100 yards and turn left onto Allee Road.  Stay to the right side of the road as you go up the hill.  At the top of the hill we are the first house on the left.  If you have problems call 812-949-1989.


For those who are vegetarians, let us know when you mail in the $12.50 for the evening meal.  We will work to accommodate your needs. 


Please mail your reservations and checks before December 6 to Robert Harris,

4009 Green Valley Road, New Albany, IN 47150.


We are asking everyone to bring a wrapped gift for a gift exchange (gag, “White Elephant”, inexpensive, “regift”, something you’ve made, etc.).  If it is gender specific, please mark the gift.





Mixed Vegetables

Salad (Romaine Lettuce)


Tea and Coffee


If you have any questions please call us at 812-949-1989.

November 20, 2012 Posted by | Uncategorized | Leave a comment

September MDC Meeting

Fellow Clergy

The September meeting of the Metro Disciples Clergy will be

Wednesday September 5, 2012

12:30 PM

Baptist East Education Wing 2G

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KDF Youth Events



KDF Youth Events 2012

As of 06/01/12


“Come Together! Right Now!” – CYFX 2012 Theme


The following are the events planned for our KDF Youth (Grades 6-12) to come together. More information will follow.


July 15-20       CCK: WAMO Week (Obtain info on, “Outdoor Ministries”)


Mid-Sept         Hunger Walk (9th) – or – Aids Walk


Oct. 5              CCK: Regional Assembly’s Youth Lock In


Oct. ??             Halloween Party & Service Project (hosted by J’town CC)


Oct. 12-14       Youth Retreat @ Camp Loucon, Leitchfield


Nov. 16-18      CCK: Chi Rho Experience @ FCC, Bowling Green


Jan. ??             Snow Skiing/Tubing @ Perfect North near Cincy (hosted by Beargrass CC)


If you would like to help with any event or if you would like to invite KDF youth to your church’s event, please contact Deke Rigor, Shepherdsville CC, or 502-543-2633.

June 1, 2012 Posted by | Uncategorized | Leave a comment

MDC New Venue

The Metro Disciples Clergy has been invited to hold its June meeting at the new Christian Health Center West.

June 6th at 12:30 PM

1015 Magazine Street

Louisville, KY

RSVP required send to Bill Shiphorst at

OR call 502 254-4200

See you there

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May MDC Meeting

Fellow Clergy

The May meeting of the Metro Disciples Clergy will be

Wednesday May 2, 2012

12:30 PM

Baptist East Private Dining Room


April 26, 2012 Posted by | Uncategorized | Leave a comment

New Christian Health Center West

Christian Care Communities has opened a new Health Center called Christian Health Center West.

Bill Shiphorst is asking for donations of items or cash for the new chapel.


Communion Table – or $440

Lectern or $300

Brass Cross for the communion table or $350

Two Brass Candle Holders or $255 each

Two Upholstered Chairs or $450 each

Lamp Table or $100

Lame or $75



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MDC April 2012 Meeting

Metro Disciples Clergy Meeting
Wednesday April 4, 2012
12:30 PM
Baptist East Hospital Private Dining Room

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March MDC

Metro Disciples Clergy

Wednesday March 7th 12:30 PM

Baptist East Hospital – Private Dining Room


See  you there

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