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Religion briefs

The Worship Choir will lead in worship with “Sing and Be Not Silent,” led by Dr. Carl Peters, Minister of Music. Linda O’kay will accompany the choir on the piano. Pastor David Hagey will continue his series of sermons in Ephesians 1: 9 and 10 titled “The Blessings of Knowing.”

Wednesday night Family Fellowship Dinner is served from 4:45 to 6 p.m., followed by programs for all ages: Prayer meeting, Bible study, choir, orchestra practice for adults, and music and mission groups for children.

The Women’s Ministry presents “How to Eat an Elephant” on Saturday from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Bring your favorite snack, find your chunk and get a glimpse of this years events. Becky Thorsby will give her testimony. For more information call 273-7301 or visit http://www.first

Christian Life Center

Following a time of inspirational worship, Pastor Jerry Stroup will be giving our sermon on Sunday. We will be celebrating Holy Communion, and everyone is welcome to join our Fellowhip Luncheon immediately following the service. Wednesday night is our Fellowship Night with dinner at 6 p.m. and studies for all beginning at 7 p.m. This Sunday evening at 6 p.m., we welcome you to Pastor Stroup’s continuing study of Revelation.

Christian Life Center is located at 13010 Highway 49, Grass Valley. For more information, call 273-8475 or visit

Christian Science Church

“Spirit” is the subject of this week’s Bible lesson sermon to be read at the 10 a.m. service on Sunday. The Responsive Reading is from Joel: “So shall we know that I am the Lord your God dwelling in Zion, my holy mountain: then shall Jerusalem be holy, and there shall no strangers pass through her any more.” The citations are taken from the King james version of the Bible and the Christian Science textbook, “Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures” by Mary Baker Eddy. These two books are the ordained pastor of the Churches of Christ, Scientist.

All are welcome to the Sunday services and Wednesday evening meetings, which are held at 7:30 p.m. The church is located at 375 Crown Point Circle in Whispering Pines. For more information call 273-9452.

The church also maintains a Reading Room at 147 Mill St. which is open to the public from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Here you will find a resource for Bible study and and other writings on spiritual topics. For more information call 273-0790.

Solid Rock Christian Fellowship

Join with us at Solid Rock Christian Fellowship on Sunday at 11 a.m. for our worship service. We have uplifting praise and worship music led by Senior Pastor Jim Edwards. At 11:15 a.m., our Youth Church (junior high and high school ages) starts. Children’s church and nursery care are also provided.

Wednesday night at 7 p.m. we meet to discuss our daily Bible reading. Our goal is to build stronger families and relationships with God by studying His word.

Inner State Youth Group meets Friday from 6 to 9 p.m. Youth Pastor’s Greg and Liz Vesely will lead all junior high and high school ages in God’s word. The youth have a wonderful time in fellowship and worship to God. The church is located at 11665 Spenceville Road in Penn Valley. For more information, call 432-1964.

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