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Peace Lutheran Church

Pastor Richard Johnson will preach at both services at Peace Lutheran Church this Sunday. The identical services are at 8 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. The church is located at 828 W. Main St. in Grass Valley, and all are welcome.

At the 9:30 a.m. education hour, Pastor Johnson continues his class on the Gospel of mark, while Pastor Dean Eatman leads a group that is reading through the Bible in 90 days. Child care is provided during the entire Sunday morning program.

For more information, call 273-9631, or visit http://www.peacelutherangv.org.

Pray Nevada County

Seeking God on behalf of our communities. Open to all Christians. Pray Nevada County meets each Tuesday from noon to 1 p.m. to pray for our county governments and services, schools and families, businesses and media, and churches and parachurch ministries. Since August 1997, 15-25 people from eight-to-12 congregations have met each week to pray for our communities. February meetings will be held at the United Methodist Church in Grass Valley.

For more information, call the scheduling secretary at 432-0458 or Sierra Ministries International, 478-1478.

Penn Valley Community Church

The Lord’s Day Worship Service begins every Sunday at 10 a.m. at Penn Valley Community Church with Pastor Thomas Gregoire. Music is led by the Penn Valley Church Worship Team Sunday School from nursery to adult study is at 9 a.m. The children are excused for Kidz Church during the 10 a.m. Service. Awana meets every Tuesday at the Church at 6:15 p.m. Ladies Bible Study, Youth Group and Men’s Prayer are available on Thursdays. Penn Valley Community Church is located at 11739 Spenceville Road in Penn Valley. For more information call 432-1161.

Sierra City Community Church (United Methodist)

The Sierra City Community Church (United Methodist) worship service on Sunday is at noon Dr. Judson O. Gears, pastor, will preach, “God is Not Angry With You.” The community is invited.

Sierra Pines United Methodist

Pastor Don Lee’s sermon topic for this Sunday is “The Kursk Syndrome” and is based upon Psalm 41, 2 Corinthians 1: 18-22, Isaiah 43:18-25 and Mark 2: 1-12. It’s hard to ask for help and sometimes we have to step up and offer. In Mark’s story, a paralyzed man is healed at the hands of Jesus…but he would never have made it without the help of four bold friends.

Sierra Pines United Methodist Church offers two regular services, contemporary at 9 a.m. and traditional at 10:30 a.m.

Sierra Pines UMC church is located at 22559 W. Hacienda Drive (near Lake of the Pines).

For more information call the church office at 268-6907, or visit http://www.sierrapinesumc.com.

Sierra Presbyterian Church

Saturday at 7 p.m. there is a free youth concert, featuring “Blessed Be” and “Cycle Down” at Sierra Presbyterian Fellowship Hall. The young and young in spirit are invited. For a small cost, there will be refreshments and earplugs.

Sunday, Pastor Scott Dickson continues in Revelation with “Living On Solid Ground” from chapter 18. Always thought-provoking, a spirit-filled message and worship experience awaits you at one of our three Sunday services:

Traditional 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. casually formal, with liturgical readings and familiar hymns.

Contemporary 10 to 11 a.m. less formal, with awe-inspiring praise and worship.

Way Contemporary 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. pretty casual.

Solid Rock Christian Fellowship

We welcome you to join us at Solid Rock Christian Fellowship, where our goal is to study God’s word and strive to build stronger families and relationships with God.

Worship service starts at 11 a.m. with uplifting praise and worship music led by Senior Pastor Jim Edwards. Pastor Jim will continue teaching from the series Kingdom of God. At 11:15 a.m. our youth church (junior high and high school ages) starts. Children’s church and nursery care will be provided.

The church is located at 11665 Spenceville Road in Penn Valley. For more information call 432-1964.

Truth Worship Center

“The blessing of the Lord are rich” is the theme for the month of February at Truth Worship Center 1784 Ridge Road in Grass Valley.

Sunday morning and worship service begins at 10 a.m. The message will be entitled “The great gift from God,” the key verse is “Rom 6:23 For the wages of sin is death; but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.” Sunday School is available for all children and young people. Sunday evening praise and worship service begins at 6 p.m.

The Valentine Dinner will be on Saturday at 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday Bible Study is at 7 p.m.

For more information call 272-6455, or visit truthworshipcenterupci.com

Twin Cities Church

Join us as we wrap up our series, “iLife Ð an intentional life.” This week’s message will be “iPray.” We will be considering God’s call and process of living a life of purpose and intentionality. Next week if our first message for the 40 Days of Community, “Belonging Together.”

Twin Cities Church meets every Sunday morning at 8:15, 10, and 11:45 a.m. at 11726 Rough and Ready Highway. Children (birth through fifth grade) meet during every Sunday morning service. Junior High students meet at 10 a.m. and Senior High students meet at 11:45 a.m. in the East Multi Purpose Room.

If you are unable to make it to Sunday service, listen to “Encouragement for Life,” on KNCO 830AM on Sunday mornings, from 7 to 7:30 a.m.

For more information call the church office at 273-6425, or visit http://www.twincitieschurch.com/.

Unity in the Gold Country

February is healing time at Unity In The Gold Country. Each Sunday we are exploring an aspect of healing in our lessons. This Sunday at 10:30 a.m., the Rev. Joe Sloan’s lesson is entitled “Forgiveness.”

The weekend of Feb. 24-26, we will be hosting Sai Maa’s Essential Teaching for Self Mastery workshop and Diksha, again, all are welcome. Registration for this event is available at http://www.humanityinunity.org/ Our vibrant Youth Ministry provides Sunday school classes for children of all ages. We are located at 500 Crown Point Circle off of Brunswick Road and Whispering Pines. Unity is an inclusive spiritual community welcoming all seekers of truth, affiliated with “The Daily Word.” For more information call the church office at 274-2463 or visit http://www.unitygold.us/.

Unitarian Universalist Community of the Mountains

We are all called. In “Answering the Call,” UUCM member and seminary student Yvonne Schumacher Strejcek and four fellow seminarian colleagues from Starr King School for the Ministry in Berkeley will explore who or what is calling, the choices we have in listening to and hearing our callings, the leap of faith that may be required to respond, and how they are answering in faith, individually and together. Special music will be a part of the service. Sunday services begin 11 a.m. at 246 S. Church St. (corner of Walsh), Grass Valley. Childcare and religious education provided. Video of the previous Sunday’s service can be seen on cable Channel 11 at 5:30 p.m Sunday and 1 p.m. Thursday. Streaming videos of many earlier services can be seen at http://nevadacity.mysterybook.org/unitarians.

For more information call 274-1675, or visit http://www.uugrassvalley.org.

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