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Religion briefs

Pastor Don’s sermon for this Sunday is “When the Home Fires are Burning.” Security and vulnerability go hand in hand. Who are your people? With whom do you feel the most accepted?” For Daily Devotional online, go to and click on “Read Today’s Devotion.”

Sierra Pines United Methodist Church offers two regular services, contemporary at 9:00 a.m. and traditional at 10:30 a.m. Child Care for children under the age of five is provided at all services. Sierra Pines UMC church is located at 22559 West Hacienda Drive (near Lake of the Pines).

Sunday School for Children meet in Rooms 1 and 2 at 9 a.m. All youth are invited to come. Middle School Youth meet at 9 a.m. for Sunday School in Room 3 using contemporary literature to learn more about the goodness of God and the teachings of Jesus. Adult Sunday School is at 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. in Room 4.

This Sunday evening is our Annual Free Halloween Extravaganza from 6 to 8 p.m. Everyone is invited to attend and have an evening of games, prizes, refreshments, and treats for all. Don’t forget to wear your costume and bring your friends for an evening of fun and the best Halloween ever.

Flu Clinic on Wednesday will be held at Sierra Pines UMC between the hours of 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. No reservations are necessary. The cost for the flu shot is $10. The Nevada County Health Department does not bill Medicare so individuals are responsible for payment prior to receiving immunization.

Nov. 3, is Friday Fun Night for youth. This fun filled adventure begins at 6 p.m. in the Multi Purpose Room.

For more information call the church office at 268-6907, or visit

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