Church News: Week of Jan. 26, 2019
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What are you doing on Saturday mornings? Do you need a break? Come experience community. Come experience fellowship. Come chat with friends while you cozy up to a hot cup of coffee. Come feed your soul with praise and worship. Come experience ReVive at 11:45 a.m., 2980 Willow Creek Road, Prescott.
Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 7743 Long Look Drive, Prescott Valley, celebrates two years of being Reconciling in Christ Sunday at 9:30 a.m. Giving the message will be Rev. Al Gephart, Presbyterian Church (USA), an advocate for affirmation and full inclusion of LGBTQ persons. Two years ago this weekend, Emmanuel approved becoming RIC.
Prescott resident Nancy Reid McKee has just received preliminary ministerial fellowship in the Unitarian Universalist Association. She will speak Sunday at 10 a.m. at Granite Peak UU Congregation, 882 Sunset Ave., Prescott. Coffee, tea, cold drinks, snacks, fellowship and the “Coffee House Music Jam” follow her presentation. Nursery care available.
All are welcome to join Beit Torah Jewish Congregation (www.onetorah.org ) Jan. 26, at 10 a.m., with Sabbath prayers discussion: Delegating to get needed help, and pot-luck lunch. We herald new month Feb. 1, and Hebrew leap Month, AdarI, Feb. 5-6. 928-237-0390, 928-227-0582 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jane’s Hope is a Christian ministry open to anyone who has relinquished a child through abortion or adoption, to share, heal, support each other, and experience forgiveness through Jesus Christ. The next meeting will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, The Porch, 226 Montezuma. email@example.com or Prescott Christian Church at 928-445-0680.
“Hide it Under Your Hat” is the Jan. 27 program at the 11 a.m. service at Prescott UU Fellowship, 945 Rancho Vista, Prescott. Local historian and antiques dealer Debra Mathews enlightens us how hair has played an important role throughout history. Debra is a volunteer at Sharlot Hall Museum.
Granite Peak UU Congregation, 882 Sunset Ave., Prescott, Sundays, Jan. 13, 27, and Feb. 10, 8:15 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. Moderators: Clark Reid McKee, Stephen Cook and Miriel Manning. Focus: “People of Faith Working at the Intersections of Race, Class and the Environment.” Book Editors: M. Mishra-Marzetti & J. Nordstrom.
Prescott United Methodist Church, 505 W. Gurley St., Prescott, is hosting a weekend of music with Dan Forrest, a very popular and sought-after composer Saturday, Feb. 2, at 5 p.m. and Sunday, Feb. 3, at 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., during service. Join us again at 1 p.m. for a free concert with Forrest and the PUMC Combined Choirs.
The PV Church of Christ, 8415 E. Manley Drive, is starting a series of studies of some important issues. The series will start at 9:30 a.m. Feb. 7. The first subject will be: “What does the Bible teach about original sin?” www.prescottvalleychurchofchrist.org, 928-772-7907.
The Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Women’s Missionary League will hold its annual Valentine’s Day candy sale on Sunday, Feb. 10, at 11 a.m. in the church’s Fellowship Hall, 1202#A Green Lane, Prescott. Homemade candy will be available for sale at $5 per box. Homemade dog biscuits will also be available for sale at $2 per box.
LWML is proud to announce the publication of its new cookbook, filled with mouthwatering and tested recipes from the kitchens of its members. Cost is $12 and may be purchased at the church. Call 928-778-9122.
Prescott PeaceBuilders presents “All You Need Is Love,” a storytelling theater performance by QUEST storytelling from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 10, at Los Pinos restaurant, 1245 White Spar Road, Prescott. www.prescottpeacebuilders.com.
American Lutheran Church invites you to a Comedy Date Night from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 1, for dinner and laughs from Jerry Miner of Barnes and Miner Comedy. Catered by El Gato Azul, in ALC’s Fellowship Hall. Cost: $20 per person or $35 per couple. RSVP only to 928-445-4348. Childcare available upon request.
The Center for Spiritual Living, an inclusive spiritual community, honors all faiths with inspirational programs nurturing personal transformation. Service Sunday at 10:30 a.m. featuring inspiring local musicians, following meditation at 10 a.m.. Youth Program also at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, coffee, refreshments and fellowship after service. 3755 Willow Creek Road, www.CSLPrescott.org, 928-778-1602.