HIGHLIGHTS: Bowman shows video ‘The Son’
Bowman shows video ‘The Son’
Zion Lutheran Church will celebrate the sixth Sunday after Pentecost. The 9:30 a.m. worship service is followed by fellowship at 10:30 a.m.
During the 11 a.m. class/forum time, Zion Lutheran has invited representatives from various local organizations that are supported by Zion.
This Sunday, representatives from CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) will be guest presenters.
At 7:30 p.m. Friday in the Fireside Room at Zion, Will Bowman, a 2014 Eastern Oregon University graduate, will show his music video, “The Son.” The only cost is a donation of non-perishable breakfast foods and canned goods to be donated to Haven from Hunger.
Zion Lutheran Church is an Evangelical Lutheran Church in America congregation.
Academy takes enrollment aps
Grande Ronde Academy, a local interdenominational Christian school for kindergarten through eighth grade students, is taking enrollment applications for the 2014-2015 school year. Class sizes are limited to 16.
Students are taught by licensed teachers in a safe environment where “academic excellence, respect, character building and the love of the Lord” are incorporated into the learning of each student.
Those considering the academy as a placement for their child are encouraged to submit an application soon.
Guest speaker reflects on debtors
ENTERPRISE ---— Guest speaker Dr. Don McBride will reflect on “Debtors” and Romans 8:12-25, in the
11 a.m. worship at Enterprise Community Congregational Church Sunday as he fills
Reverend leads worship service
The Rev. Linda Toth, from the Eastern Oregon Presbytery, will lead the 9:30 a.m. worship service Sunday at the First Presbyterian Church.
The theme of the sermon and service this week is “worship is more than showing up at church.” Psalm 150 will be the morning’s scripture.
Taking her cue from that Psalm, Toth is adding a drum to be a part of the musical celebration praising God. Psalm 150 exhorts us to praise the Lord with every available instrument possible, so the service will be full of music.
Holy communion will also be served.
Fellowship follows the service.
The Bible Miniseries will be held Sunday at the Andrews’ home.
Morning Prayer offered two days
St. Peter’s Episcopal Church will observe the sixth Sunday after Pentecost with Holy Eucharist at 9 a.m. The Rev. Kathryn Macek will preside and preach.
The vestry will meet after the service.
Morning Prayer will be offered Tuesday and Thursday at 8:30 a.m. in the chapel. There will be no midweek Eucharist on Wednesday, and the office will be closed that afternoon.
Vacation Bible School starts Wednesday
COVE — The Grace Community Lutheran Church worship service begins at 10 a.m. Sunday. Sunday school for all ages starts before the service at 9 a.m.
This week, the church will collect boxes of cereal for the Neighbor to Neighbor program. Fellowship follows the service.
Vacation Bible School is from 9 a.m. to noon July 23-25 at the church. For more information, call Donna at 541-568-4230.
All activities are held at the Cove Seventh-day Adventist Church.
Building relationships is pastor’s focus
Doug Edmonds’ lesson Sunday at the Church of Christ will be “Rebuilding Relationships: It’s Not Just About Me” coming from Matthew 5:13-16. Communion is taken every Sunday. Sunday morning classes are from 9:30 a.m. to 10:15 a.m., and the worship service follows at 10:30 a.m.
A children’s church is offered during the sermon for children 2 years old through kindergarten.
Wednesday small groups are at 7 p.m. at various home locations.
Message focuses on history, prophecy
UNION — Lay minister John Shukle will be the guest speaker at the 11 a.m. Sunday service at the United Methodist Church in Union.
His message delineates history and prophecy of specific verses in books of the New Testament.
The church plays host to Fresh Food Alliance from 12:30 p.m. to 1 p.m. Monday.
Senior lunch is at noon Tuesday, followed at 2 p.m. with Emotions Anonymous, a 12 Step program for anyone desiring to explore emotional reactions to various situations. For more information, call Mary at 541-805-4826.
Wednesday prayer meeting is from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. People with prayer requests should contact a church member or call 541-562-5848.
The Union Food Bank distribution of food will take place from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday.
Second half of gospel is rarely heard
If you are tired of living with guilt and do not know how to shake it, the Bible has good news. Pastor Michael Armayor’s message Saturday morning addresses this common issue of life. The message focuses on the second half of the gospel that not many talk about or know about and is its most powerful aspect. The La Grande Seventh-day Adventist Church meets at 11 a.m.
Revelation seminar continues Saturday
People who would like to understand the book of Revelation, its symbols, and vital message have that opportunity.
The Revelation Seminar continues at 9:30 a.m. Saturday in Pastor Michael Armayor’s air-conditioned office/classroom at the La Grande Seventh-day Adventist Church.
This ongoing series on Saturday mornings is designed to help people understand not only the significance of the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, the Seven Trumpets, the Mark of the Beast, the Harlot Woman and more. Seating and materials are limited.
Sermon eyes facing daily challenges
The sermon at Faith Lutheran Church Sunday will expound on Matthew Chapter 10 Verses 34-42.
Here, Jesus explains some of the challenges that people who lived with his truth would face. Christ also shares the great benefits of receiving his messengers as they proclaim his message.
An intergenerational summer Sunday School class is at 8:45 a.m. with the Divine Service following at 10 a.m.
Have patience with the enemy
Pastor Don Dunn will speak on having “Patience with the Enemy” at the First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), 901 Penn Ave. The 10 a.m. worship message is from Matthew 13:24-30, 36-43. Stacy Webster will sing “Jesus Paid It All.”