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Church News

Center for Spiritual Living, 3755 Willow Creek Road in Prescott presents "Sacred Journey of the Heart" 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 13, for movie night.

All are welcome to Yom Kippur services with Beit Torah Jewish Congregation including Friday night Kol Nidre 6:30 p.m. Sept. 13 at Granite Peak Universal Unitarian meeting room on Sunset in Prescott. Saturday will start at 10 a.m. at the Rabbi's in Chino Valley and continue at Stepping Stones from 1 p.m. Yiskor through 7:30 p.m. shofar, followed by Break-the-Fast in Prescott Valley at Stepping Stones, 6719 E. 2nd Street. 237-0390; ansheitorah@cableone.net.

St. Germaine Church, 7997 E. Dana Drive, PV, is having a book sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 13, and Saturday, Sept. 14. There are hundreds of new and old books to choose from.

The Center for Spiritual Living is hosting "The Great Giveaway" from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14, at 3755 Willow Creek Road, Prescott. The congregation is having, in essence, a free rummage sale. Simply show up at the center; all items are free to good homes.

First Southern Baptist Church of Prescott Valley invites the public to come see its changes. Services are at 8 and 11 a.m., followed by a free Western barbecue lunch.

Songstress, guitarist and comedienne Celia will perform from noon to 1 p.m. Sunday at The Center for Spiritual Living, 3755 Willow Creek Road. Admission will be a love offering.

Anthony Newman will perform an organ concert 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 15, at American Lutheran Church, 1085 Scott Drive in Prescott. Seating is open. Suggested ticket price is $15/adult; students free. 445-4348.

Open House enrollment for Royal Rangers and Missionettes ministries is 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 18, at Living Waters Church, 7367 E. 1st St., Prescott Valley. The event is free and dinner is provided. Check out the ministries, meet the instructors and enroll your child in the fall and winter classes. 379-2329.

Visit in a Sukkah and learn about the Festival of Booths with Beit Torah at Rabbi Adele's in Chino Valley. Dinners are at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 18 and Thursday, Sept. 19 and services 10 a.m. Thursday through Saturday, Sept. 19-21. For further details on this and other Holy Days and for directions, call 237-0390 or email ansheitorah@cableone.net.

All Saints Anglican Church will host its annual bake and rummage sale from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20, and Saturday, Sept. 21. The church is located at 1806 N. Savage Lane in Prescott. Bake sale proceeds will be donated to the Town of Yarnell. Bargain prices on furniture, books, clothes, housewares, unusual items and lots of miscellaneous items.

Dances of Universal Peace is from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, at First Congregational Church, 216 E Gurley St., Prescott. Experience peace from the inside out. For information, call Lance at 445-6506.

The Anglican Church of the Holy Spirit meets at the Chapel of the Valley overlooking Fain Park for the 10 a.m. service Sept. 22.

Warming Up Prescott is both the name and the goal of the knitting and crocheting group at Prescott United Methodist Church. All the yarn is supplied and new members are invited to join at any time. Lessons in crochet, loom or needle knitting are available. The group meets on the fourth Thursday of each month in the Upper Room (307) of the church at 505 W. Gurley. Their next meeting is 10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 26. So far this year, members have produced 325 warm caps and scarves that will be donated to local people in need this winter. Donations of yarn are always welcome and may be dropped off at the church office. For more information, contact the church at 778-1950.

Barbara Jackson will be the guest speaker and ministering in personal prophecy at 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28 at Centerpoint Church. Bring a friend and your tape recorder.

Catholic? Welcome Home-Take Another Look is a welcoming and healing ministry for Catholics who have been away from the church for a period of time and are now looking into the possibility of returning. Without pressure or obligation, weekly sessions offer an opportunity to learn more about the Catholic faith. The sessions run 10 weeks at 6 p.m. Tuesdays, through Nov. 12, at Sacred Heart Church Library, 150 Fleury in Prescott. For more information, contact Deacon Pete at 925-1879.

Life Connections Pregnancy Resource and Referral Center, located at 7875 E. Florentine, Suite C in Prescott Valley, presents a 10-week Bible study called "Learning Through Loss" for those who have experienced infertility, the loss of a baby due to miscarriage, stillbirth, or early infant death. The series is Wednesdays through Nov. 13. Call 227-3130 for times and details.

Trinity Presbyterian Church honors the late Bob Anderson. For years, Bob and Jeanne Anderson poured their hearts and time into assisting Canyon Rim Church in Chinle. Last year Trinity partnered with this church as part of Bob's vision to help add a new roof, windows and flooring to their Fellowship Hall. Trinity 's goal is to raise $15,000. For further information, call 445-4536.

The Anglican Church of the Holy Spirit will be hosting a women's retreat Oct. 11-13 at the Chapel Rock Conference Center in Prescott. The theme will be "The Abundant Life." Abundant life refers to life in its abounding fullness of joy and strength for mind, body and soul. Learn how to transform your life through the power of the Holy Spirit and live life through obedience to the will of God. All women are invited to attend. For more information, call Deacon Barb at 710-0479.

AWANA's fall session at First Southern Baptist Church in Prescott Valley is for kids age 3 through sixth grade. There are activities, stories, Bible verses and fellowship. New attendees welcome. Call Danielle 710-5761 for more information.

Have you always wondered what Heaven will really be like? Join First Southern Baptist Church in Prescott Valley as Pastor Stoneman starts a series on what the Bible actually says about our eternal home 6 p.m. Sundays through Dec. 22.

AWANA for children grades K-six returns to Open Door Baptist Church, 8451 E. Stevens Drive, Prescott Valley. AWANA meets 4:30 to 6 p.m. Tuesdays through April 2014. The weekly meetings include a Bible lesson; handbook time, including Bible memory; fun game time; and snacks. For information, call 772-9206.

Living Waters Church, 7367 E. 1st St., Prescott Valley, meets 8 and 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sundays. Women's breakfast is at 9 a.m. the second Saturday of the month. Join Living Waters Church 6 p.m. Tuesdays for morning prayer.

Join the OASIS (Older Adults Still In Service) group at Mountain Valley Church of God, 8123 E. Manley Drive in Prescott Valley. For more information, call 772-5713.

W.O.W., Woman of Worth, meets 9 a.m. the third Saturday at Prickly Pear Restaurant, 3101 N. Robert Road, Prescott Valley. Mentor Patty Betrue shares secrets to being a confident woman.

Compassionate Friends, a support group for parents who have lost a child at any age or however long ago, meets the second Tuesday of each month at Prescott United Methodist Church, 505 W. Gurley St. Pastor Carol Mumford leads the group, and any community member who has lost a child may attend. This is just one of the support groups that meets each month at PUMC. Other groups offer support for those with health issues such as breathing problems, cancer, depression and fibromyalgia/chronic fatigue. Contact the church office at 778-1950 for more information about these groups.

Men's "'Brexfast' of Champions" is at 7 a.m. the first Saturday of the month at the Prickly Pear Restaurant, 3101 N. Robert Road, Prescott Valley. A life coach and Mentor shares powerful information. For additional information, call Norm at 710-3976.

The Prescott Zen Center, founded by Charlotte Joko Beck, offers sitting meditation on Thursdays from 5:15 to 7 p.m. On Sundays, meditation is from 9:45 a.m. to noon. Individual interviews and talks/discussions will take place regularly. For information and location, call Nan at 717-2717.

All for Him Bible study meets 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays at Meals on Wheels. For information, call Larry at 899-4453.

Awakening Awareness Discussion Group meets Mondays to enhance one's understanding. For information, call 771-0535.

Course in Miracles Study Group meets at 7 p.m. Mondays at Church of Spiritual Living, 3755 Willow Creek Road, Prescott. For information, call 778-1602.

Spiritual Movie Night meets at 7 p.m. on the third Friday at the Unity Church, 145 S. Arizona Ave., Prescott. Love offering appreciated. Information: 445-1850.

Spiritual Study Group meets at 7 p.m. Thursdays. Call George at 771-9426 for information and location.

Urantia Book Study Group meets at 7 p.m. Thursdays at 1133 Copper Canyon Drive, Prescott. For information, call Jean Painter at 925-5827.

Spiritual 12-Step Study meets at 7 p.m. Thursdays, biblical perspective, 2113 E. Highway 69, Prescott. Information: Bill, 273-0032.

Oneness Blessing meets at 7 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday at Creekside Center, 377 N. Rush St., Prescott. Information: 777-8877.

Personal Peace Meditation meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays at The Grove, 119 Grove Ave., Prescott. Information: the Rev. Doina Marie Barkhaus at 602-978-5640 or email compheal57@gmail.com.

Taize Service Meditation and Song is at 7 p.m. the first and third Thursday of the month at the First Congregational Church, 216 E. Gurley St., Prescott. For information, call the church at 445-4555 or visit www.FccUccPrescott.org.

Riders for Christ, Arizona Equestrian Ministries International, meet for a ride on the fourth Saturday. Information: Andee, 623-374-0857, or William, 602-980-7156.

Healing Prayer Circle meets from 7 to 8:30 p.m. the third Sunday of every month at 143 N. McCormick, Prescott. Information: 445-6506 or lasndleben@qwest.net.

Judian Society has spiritual, religious and self-help materials available at St. Jude's Possible Shop in Prescott. All proceeds benefit women and children of the area in crisis. St. Jude's is a support program of Judian Society, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. For more information, call 778-2725.

The Lutheran Hour has been around since the Great Depression in the 1930s. What you will get is solid Lutheran teaching, interesting anecdotes, a good speaker and, sometimes, good traditional music. It can be heard on radio station KYCA 1490 AM, starting at 7:05 a.m. every Sunday and is sponsored by Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church in Prescott.

Puerta Abierta, el ministerio español de Open Door Baptist Church, reúne domingos por la tarde a las 2:30 p.m. en el auditorio de la iglesia. Todos los miembros de la comunidad de habla española se invita al cantar himnos y escuchar el mensaje de la Palabra de Dios. La predicación será por el pastor de la iglesia, Tom Petro, traducido al español.

Open Door Baptist Church está localizado en el 8451 E. Stevens Drive en Prescott Valley. Si desca más información, por favor llame al 460-2310 o 533-7810 (español) o 772-9206 (Inglés).