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CHURCH HIGHLIGHTS: May 16, 2014
Church observes fifth Sunday of Easter
St. Peter’s Episcopal Church will observe the Fifth Sunday of Easter with Holy Eucharist at 9 a.m. The Rev. Kathryn Macek will preside and preach. The spring ingathering for United Thank Offering will take place at the offertory. The vestry will meet after the service. The book club meets at 6 p.m. Sunday in the parish hall.
Morning Prayer will be offered Thursday only next week, at 8:30 a.m. in the chapel. A midweek Eucharist will be offered at 12:15 p.m. Wednesday, also in the chapel. The office will be closed Tuesday while the rector attends a clergy meeting in Pendleton.
‘Painting the Stars’ forum continues at K-House
Zion Lutheran Church will observe the Fifth Sunday of Easter with worship service at 9:30 a.m. Fellowship time follows at
The Quilters meet at 9 a.m. Tuesday. The Evening Bible Study meets at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Carolyn Pierce’s home, 707 Main St.,
The “Painting the Stars’ film and discussion forum continues at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at the K-House, Sixth Street and I Avenue. The series is free to the public. For more information, call Zion Lutheran Church at 541-963-5998.
Lutheran Church marks 3-year anniversary
COVE — Grace Community Lutheran Church celebrates its three-year anniversary Sunday with a worship service starting at 10 a.m. Pastor Carl Seelhoff’s sermon title is “The Gift,” taken from Romans 12. Sunday school for all ages is at 9 a.m. A lunch will be served at noon to recognize the founding of the church. A new outdoor church sign also will be dedicated. All activities are held at the Cove Seventh-day Adventist Church.
Lamb speaks at Fifth Sunday of Easter service
COVE — Mike Lamb will speak for the Fifth Sunday of Easter service in Cove, and John Shukle will serve at the North Powder United Methodist Church.
The Cove service will start at 9 a.m., with a coffee fellowship afterward. Bible Study for Wednesday is on hold until the fall.
The church is located at 1708 Jasper St.
‘Room for All’ is sermon topic at Enterprise
ENTERPRISE — “Room for All in the I Am Way” with reference to John 14:1-14 is the sermon topic at Enterprise Community Congregational Church Sunday. Bible study starts at 9:30 a.m. and worship at 11 a.m.
I Am series continues at First Presbyterian Church
The Fifth Sunday of Easter will be celebrated as will communion during the 9:30 a.m. worship service at the First Presbyterian Church.
The I Am series continues with the sermon, “I Am the Man.” The Scripture for the day is from John 9:1-41. Fellowship will follow the service.
Favorite Bible promises is focus of Saturday sermon
Pastor Michael Armayor is beginning a new series titled “My Favorite Bible Promises” that he said will be power packed with a new appreciation for God and real hope for deep positive change in people’s lives.
Armayor will speak first at the Cove Seventh-day Adventist church at 9:30 a.m., then at the La Grande SDA church at 11 a.m. Saturday.
The World Events In Bible Prophesy, Revelation Seminar continues nightly except Thursday and Sunday at the New Town Square Market Place, 1101 Washington Ave.
This seminar promises to satisfy people’s curiosity about the future and give specific and dramatic revelations of things to come — not from the psychics but from the unfailing Word of God.
When people complete the seminar, they will understand the Book of Revelation.
The seminar is free. Seating and materials are limited.
‘Opening Closed Doors’ is theme of message
“Opening Closed Doors” is the theme of Pastor Don Dunn’s message at First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), 901 Penn Ave., at the 10 a.m. worship service Sunday.
He will preach from John 14:1-14. “Sing of the Lord’s Goodness” is the anthem the Chancel Choir will sing.
Sermon at Methodist Church is titled ‘You Rock’
Living in Easter will continue to be celebrated at the La Grande United Methodist Church. Sunday. NEO Circuit Lay Pastor Sue Peeples will share her thoughts in a sermon titled “You Rock!”
The service begins at 10 a.m. Fellowship and coffee will follow.
While child care is available, all are welcome in the service.
Potluck follows Sunday service at Church of Christ
A potluck at the Church of Christ Sunday will follow the worship service.
Doug Edmonds’ lesson will be “The Kingdom of Christ,” coming from the passage Colossians 1:15-20. Communion is taken every Sunday. Sunday morning classes are from 9:30 a.m. to 10:15 a.m., and worship service follows at 10:30 a.m. A Children’s Church is held during the sermon for the little ones.
Wednesday small groups are at 7 p.m. at various home locations. For more information, call Edmonds at 541-805-5070.
Visiting pastor brings message, ‘Six Word Story’
UNION — Rev. Steve Wolff, lead pastor of North East Oregon Cooperative Ministry (Colloquy), is bringing the message “Six Word Story” at
Fellowship and a potluck dinner will follow the service. A number of the church’s members will then travel to North Powder for a group meeting of the Colloquy.
This week, the church plays host to the Fresh Food Alliance from 12:30 p.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, and Senior Lunch at noon Tuesday features home-style cooking. Also on Tuesday, a new “14 Step” program titled Emotions Anonymous begins at 2 p.m. Those attending will explore emotional reactions to various situations. For more information, call Mary at 541-805-4826.
Wednesday, the church continues its prayer meeting from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. For prayer requests, call the church at 541-562-5848.