LA GRANDE — The La Grande Church of the Nazarene will have Sunday school at 9:15 a.m. and a worship service at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday. Pastor Al Mortimer’s sermon, “Old Life, New Life,” will include a before-and-after picture from Ephesians 2:1-10.
Non-denominational Bible study meets Tuesday
LA GRANDE — Zion Lutheran Church in La Grande will worship Sunday at 9:30 a.m. with Pastor Colleen Nelson. Fellowship and fair trade coffee will follow the service.
The ZLCW Bible Study will meet at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday and a non-denominational Bible study will meet at 6:15 p.m. the same day.
Reverend Kathryn Macek retires
LA GRANDE — St. Peter’s Episcopal Church in La Grande will bid farewell to their rector, the Reverend Kathryn Macek, Sunday with an Iona Community–style Eucharist at 9 a.m. A reception will follow the service. The community is invited. Macek is retiring after eight years in La Grande, six and a half of those as rector of St. Peter’s. She and her husband, Thorman Hulse, are moving to Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Sermon based on the book of Luke
LA GRANDE, ENTERPRISE — The sermon at Faith Lutheran Church Sunday will come from Luke 1:57-80. In these verses we learn that John the Baptist’s parents were divinely inspired in naming their son. June 24 is a day set aside to remember his birth. The service will be at 10 a.m. in La Grande and 2 p.m. in Enterprise.
Fifth Sunday of Pentecost celebrated
LA GRANDE — The La Grande First United Methodist Church will celebrate the fifth Sunday of Pentecost at 10 a.m. Pastor Al Trachsel will preach from 1 Samuel 17:1-49. The sermon, “You Can Face Your Giant,” will be about David’s willingness and ability to face Goliath with God’s help. Fellowship will follow the service.
Receiving an eternal inheritance addressed at First Christian
LA GRANDE — “Why Do We Love God?” will be the title of Pastor Ray Smith’s sermon Sunday at the First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in La Grande. He will speak from 1 Peter 1:3-9 on receiving an inheritance that will not perish, spoil or fade. Worship will begin at 10 a.m.