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Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Grangeville is well lit for the Christmas season and Epiphany.

Faith Lutheran sets activities

KAMIAH — Faith Lutheran Church, located at 6th and Idaho streets in Kamiah, invites all to worship each Sunday. The service begins at 11 a.m., followed by social time and refreshments.

The church’s annual meeting will be held Sunday, Jan. 18, following worship and a covered dish meal. The 2015 budget will be approved and council officers elected.

The Bible studies continue on Thursdays with men’s study at 7 a.m. at the bakery and women’s study at 10 a.m. at the church.

The church is searching for a pastor and would appreciate prayers during this effort.

Monastery awarded grant

COTTONWOOD — The Idaho Humanities Council (IHC), the statewide nonprofit organization devoted to enhancing public awareness, appreciation, and understanding of the humanities in Idaho, awarded $75,982 in grants to organizations and individuals at its fall board meeting in Boise. Among recipients were The Monastery of St. Gertrude, Cottonwood, which received $964 to bring in scholars to help them review their exhibits and develop a strategic plan for enhancing the displays telling the story of the Camas Prairie history and culture. Project director was Mary Schmidt.

The next deadline for Idaho Humanities Council grant proposals is Jan. 15. Grant guidelines and application instructions are available on IHC’s website at, or by calling 345-5346.

Bible study to be held at E-Free Saturday

GRANGEVILLE —- “Going Deeper,” a women’s Bible study, is set for Grangeville Centennial Evangelical Church this Saturday, Jan. 10. 9-11 a.m. The church is located at 408 N. College Street.

Refreshments and fellowship will be followed by Praise and Worship, a time of teaching by Stephanie Jordan on practical tips for “Going Deeper in the Word of God,” and a time of discussion around the topic.

All women and teen girls are welcome to attend. There is no cost and no child care Is available. Call Debbie at 816-8355 with questions.


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