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Anglican Church of the Holy Spirit welcomes the Rev. Kathleen Adams, who will present a two-day workshop and preach on "Grasping God's Vision" from 1 to 4 p.m. today and from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. Lunch and snacks will be provided. The workshop is open to anyone who wants to learn more about how to discern God's vision for your church. For information, contact the Rev. Pam at 642-0675.

The Ladies Guild of St. Germaine's Church, 7997 E. Dana Drive in Prescott Valley, will have its annual book sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and after 4:30 p.m. mass on Saturday and from 9 a.m. to noon Sunday. Snacks and coffee will be available during the book sale. Choose from a large selection. Hardcovers are $1 each and paperbacks are 50 cents each. For information, call Mary at 772-5530.

Center for Spiritual Living in Prescott, across from Embry-Riddle, is sponsoring a special two-day workshop, "Using Divine Power," with Terry McBride, author of the book "The Hell I Can't," which he wrote when he learned his condition was "incurable." Terry's interactive presentations will be from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday and from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Monday. Each workshop is $25, or attend both for $40. For more information, visit

Beginning Sept. 11, American Evangelical Lutheran Church will have traditional services at 8 and 10:30 a.m. and contemporary services at 10:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. The church is located at 1085 Scott Drive in Prescott. For information, call 445-4348.

The women's ministries at First Southern Baptist of Prescott Valley will begin their fall Bible study on Monday, Sept. 12. This is a Beth Moore study titled "Breaking Free." All ladies are welcome. Two times are offered for your convenience: 1 and 6 p.m. The cost is $20 for the study book. For more information, call the church at 772-7218.

Beit Torah Jewish Congregation welcomes all 9:45 a.m. Monday, Sept. 12, at the Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St., Bump Room. Study topics will start with "Sharing of Seasonal Kitchen Specialties" followed by "The Dead Sea Scrolls on Blessings by the Priests and Other Leaders" starting 10:45 a.m. For information, call 237-0390 or email Visit to learn more.

Women of Wisdom, an interdenominational Christian fellowship of Bible teaching and Bible studies for women of all ages and backgrounds, is now taking registration for the fall 2011 session. The new session begins on Wednesday, Sept. 14, and meets for eight weeks, until Nov. 2. WOW meets on Wednesdays from 8:15 to 11:15 a.m. and from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at American Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1085 Scott Drive, Prescott. Scholarships for class materials are available, and free childcare provided at the morning session.

The program for WOW each Wednesday morning includes coffee time, praise and worship music, prayer, a first-hour Bible teaching and your choice of a second-hour elective Bible study or fun "potpourri" class.

Obtain a detailed brochure with registration forms from the American Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1085 Scott Drive, or call 445-4348 and a brochure will be mailed to you.

W for Every Woman, a women's ministry Bible study and fellowship at the First Church of the Nazarene, is launching a new Bible study for women of all ages and backgrounds. This study is interdenominational. The eight-week fall study will be on 1 and 2 Thessalonians. Chris Boelter will be the guest teaching leader.

The session begins Sept. 15 from 9:15 to 11:15 a.m. at the church located at 2110 Willow Creek Road, Prescott. Scholarships for class materials are available and free childcare is provided. For more information on the fall Bible study, call the church office at 445-1136.

The First Church of the Nazarene welcomes Chris Boelter as the guest teacher for the Women's Bible Study and Fellowship fall session.

Those interested are welcome to join the church every Thursday at 9:15 a.m. for a study of I and II Thessalonians.

The church begins its interdenominational eight-week fellowship and Bible study Sept. 15. Scholarships for class materials are available and free childcare is provided. Registration for this Bible study will be accepted at the church office at 2110 Willow Creek Road Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., or by calling 445-1136.

Mile High Worship Center, 7605 Long Look Drive in Prescott Valley, is having a rummage sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 16, and Saturday, Sept. 17. Donations of sale items will be accepted on Sept. 15 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the center.

The Ladies Guild of All Saints Anglican Church is having its annual rummage and bake sale from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 16, and Saturday, Sept. 17, at 1806 N. Savage Lane in Prescott, at Highway 89 and Rosser Road. They will be offering freshly baked goodies and coffee; plus TV sets, refrigerators, electronics, furniture, books, kitchen items, clothes and all kinds of odds and ends. If you need it or want it, they have it. Look for the signs.

To help celebrate the 100th anniversary of Arizona statehood, Prescott United Methodist Church and the City of Prescott will join forces for a special event during the 5 p.m. service on Saturday, Sept. 17, in Agape Hall, 505 W. Gurley. An ice cream social will follow the service. Donations of ice cream will be gratefully accepted before the celebration. Please call the church office at 778-1950 for more information about how to contribute to this event.

The public is welcome to attend church parking lot sale from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, at the Center for Spiritual Living Prescott, 3755 Willow Creek Road, across from Embry-Riddle. The sale will include household goods, sporting goods, paintings, books, and all the items you would expect when multiple families are either downsizing or releasing cherished goods.

AWANA, a weekly school-year Bible club for children in grades six and under, meets from 4:30 to 6:15 p.m. most Tuesdays throughout the school year. The meetings include a handbook time (consisting primarily of Bible memory), Bible story and game time. Awards are earned by the children as they make progress through their workbooks.

Open Door Baptist Church is located at 8451 E. Stevens Drive in Prescott Valley. For more information, call the church at 772-9206.

Are you concerned about the direction our country is headed? Come pray with us at Bethel Baptist Church every Saturday, 10 a.m. to noon. We are inviting everyone, regardless of church affiliation. That is why we call it "community prayer." This is not a ministry of Bethel Baptist, but is a layperson-led group.

To get there, take Highway 69 to Glassford Hill Road. Go north on Glassford Hill, west on Florentine, and south on Pleasant View Drive to Bethel Baptist Church, on the corner of Pleasant View and Horizon. The meeting takes place in the smaller education building.

Bethel Baptist Church Singles Fellowship and Bible Study Group meets on Tuesdays at 5:30 p.m. for home Bible study and fellowship. The video series on "Caring for People - God's Way," based on Ephesians 4 and Galatians 6, is currently being reviewed. Call Jan at 772-1725 for more information.

Sunday school classes at St. Luke's Episcopal Church, corner of Highway 89 and Ruger Road in Prescott, begin at 10 a.m. and are for children ages 4 to 18. Nursery school for the little ones is available. For additional information, call 778-4499.

Bethel Baptist Church Singles meet on Tuesday evenings at 5:30 p.m. for home Bible study and fellowship. Participants are currently reviewing a video series on "Caring for People - God's Way," based on Ephesians 4 and Galatians 6. Call Jan at 772-1725 for more information.

The Mile High Worship Center in Prescott Valley will host its Old-Fashioned Gospel Sing on the first Friday of every month. The next program will be today at 7 p.m. Everyone is welcome to perform, sing along or just listen. Mile High Worship center is located at 7605 Long Look Drive. For more information, call 772-0430.

All Saints Anglican Church will have a game night after evening prayer service on Wednesday nights. Everyone is welcome to attend. Light refreshments will be served.


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