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HIGHLIGHTS: Church celebrates Trinity Sunday
Church celebrates Trinity Sunday
As the First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), 901 Penn Ave., celebrates Trinity Sunday, Pastor Don Dunn will speak on “The Trinity and Discipleship,” from 2 Corinthians 13:11-13 and Matthew 28:16-20. Worship begins at 10 a.m.
The children have prepared special gifts for the men attending worship on Father’s Day.
Guest pastor visits Cove church Sunday
COVE — Guest pastor Sue Peeples from Union will give the sermon at the Cove United Methodist Church Sunday.
The service will start at 9 a.m., with a coffee fellowship afterward.
Pastor John Shukle upon returning from the annual Church Conference in Salem next week will continue the study in Matthew, focusing on Matthew 1:18-25, the birth of Jesus the Messiah.
Men’s breakfast is postponed until further notice.
The multi-denominational church effort continues to start a “Young Life” program in Cove and Union.
Sermon based on Genesis, Psalm
Trinity Sunday will be celebrated this week during the 9:30 a.m. worship service at the First Presbyterian Church. Pastor Keith Hudson’s sermon, “A Little Lower,” is based on Genesis 1:1-2:4 and Psalm 8. The Lord’s Supper will also be commemorated. Fellowship will follow the service.
Midweek Eucharist offered Wednesdays
St. Peter’s Episcopal Church will observe Trinity Sunday with Holy Eucharist at 9 a.m. The Rev. Kathryn Macek will preside and preach. The vestry will meet following the service.
Morning prayer is offered at 8:30 am Tuesdays and Thursdays in the chapel.
A midweek Eucharist is offered at 12:15 p.m. Wednesdays, also in the chapel.
Community church presents hot topic
ENTERPRISE — “With You Always or Coming Again?” is the hot topic for 9:30 a.m. Bible study and 11 a.m. worship at Enterprise Community Church Sunday, with Matthew 28:16-20 for scripture.
Mission reps visit La Grande, Imbler
Etienne and Betty Prophet from Haitian Christian Mission will speak at 6 p.m. Saturday at Valley Fellowship (by the city pool) and at 10 a.m. Sunday at the Imbler Christian Church.
Haitian Christian Mission was founded by the Prophets.
They began with a small Bible study on the front porch of their home in Port-au-Prince in 1974 and for the last 36 years have maintained as their sole purpose the saving of souls for the kingdom of God.
Over the years, they expanded to include many ministries and programs.
The impact of the mission reaches far beyond the city of Port-au-Prince out into the countryside surrounding the capital city. The mission provides Haitian people with education, medical care,
The Prophets oversee 56 churches, 53 schools, the Superior Institute of Translation and Interpretation for high school graduates. a medical clinic that serves a population of more than 80,000 people and a mobile health clinic.
The event is free. Ice cream and all the toppings will be served Saturday night.
‘Who Are You Anyway?’ is message
UNION — Pastor Sue Peeples’ message at 11 a.m. Sunday at the United Methodist Church of Union is “Who Are You Anyway?” Fellowship and refreshments follow, with discussion of Bizarre Bazaar projects.
The church plays host to Fresh Food Alliance from 12:30 p.m. to 1 p.m. Monday.
At noon Tuesday is senior lunch, 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 can contact a church member or call 541-562-5848.
Other coming activities are a luncheon at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Stoplight sponsored by the Women’s Ministries.
The Community Food Bank is from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. June 21.
Future activities include a June 29 special “Pet Blessing” service, beginning at 11 a.m. and led by Pastor Mike Lamb on the church lawn.