Handel’s Messiah to be presented at monastery Jan. 12; Tickets for event are $10 each for adults

Handel’s Messiah will be presented at The Monastery of St. Gertrude, 465 Keuterville Roaad, Cottonwoond, at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12. The acclaimed Palouse Choral Society Chamber Choir will perform Handel’s Messiah in a concert featuring four soloists and a live orchestra. A reception will follow. Tickets are $10, kids and teens are free. To purchase tickets go to

January 2, 2019 6 a.m. read more..

Hope Center offers classes for teens, young adults

Are you a teen or adult who is going to be buying a used car or renting an apartment soon? Do you feel that you need some information on what to look for, what questions to ask, what to avoid? Would you like to have your high school teenager learn more about these subjects? Hope Center, located next door to the Crema Café at 111 N. College St. in Grangeville, offers classes in these subjects.

January 2, 2019 6 a.m. read more..

Sing, Angels, Sing

Sisters (L-R) Callie and Chloe Weisz sing in the Grangeville Church of the Nazarene children’s Christmas program Sunday, Dec. 16. The girls are the daughters of Chase and Hannah Weisz of Grangeville.

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Pastor's View: A rock and a hard place

aron Ralston lived for adventure. Athletic and self-sufficient, he often explored the deep and narrow sandstone canyons of Southern Utah’s Canyonlands. One day, as he lowered himself into another remote crag a fleeting thought crossed his mind.

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SPPS Christmas Program

Students at Sts. Peter and Paul performed for their annual Christmas program Wednesday, Dec. 19. Here, students are shown during rehearsal earlier that day. The program centered around the 200th anniversary of the song “Silent Night.” (Top) The wise men are: Luke House, Lincoln Schaff and Samuel Goeckner; (middle) Colt Schoo plays the Angel Gabriel; and (above) singers and music players are Kaleia Adkison (in the back), Ruby Young & Tucker Young (in the front).

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Breakfast With Santa

Grangeville Church of the Nazarene held its annual Breakfast with Santa Saturday, Dec. 15. Children from the community were invited to have breakfast, visit with Santa and make crafts. More than 100 people in total were at the event.

December 19, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Gospel Lighthouse Christmas Program

Gospel Lighthouse Church of God in Stites will be host to “The Christmas Story: A Savior is Born,” Sunday, Dec. 16, 6 p.m. The play will be presented by the church youth (pictured here) and gospel team. Admission is free and all are encouraged to attend. The church is located at 406 Main Street.

December 12, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Mahoney takes on SPPS principal position

Rhett Mahoney’s career choice took a turn when he was at the University of Idaho. Mahoney started in architecture and ended in secondary education. “God has a way of changing our plans, of using us in his ways,” he smiled.

December 5, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Advent, Christmas celebrated at Monastery

While much of mainstream culture revs up for the holidays, December is one of the quietest months at the Monastery of St. Gertrude. With fewer guests, the monastic community embraces the quiet anticipation of Advent. The community schedule is cleared of extra activity as everyone enters the traditional time of waiting.

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Faith - Briefs - Dec. 5, 2018

Encouragers will celebrate the season with their annual Christmas party Thursday, Dec. 6, at 11:30 a.m., at Pizza Factory in Grangeville. Christmas music will be offered by Myra Pierce, Pat Hunter, Susan Johnson and others. White elephant gifts will be exchanged. Victoria Davis, of Kamiah, will speak about her work in crisis response ministry with Reach Global, the relief arm of the Evangelical Free Church organization. Davis manages teams of workers and interns, who help those whose homes have been ruined by hurricanes or floods and have no insurance. This ministry helps to restore homes and offers spiritual ministry to those in crisis. Join the party at 126 W. Main.

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Shoe boxes due next week for ‘Operation Christmas Child’

If you’re looking for a small way to give back this holiday season, Operation Christmas Child may be the answer for you. Operation Christmas Child is a project of Samaritan’s Purse of which Rev. Franklin Graham is president. The non-profit Samaritan’s Purse started in 1970 and Operation Christmas Child began in 1993. The program uses gift-filled shoe boxes to demonstrate God’s love in a tangible way to children in need around the world. Since 1993, more than 135 million gift-filled shoe boxes have been collected and delivered to children in more than 150 countries and territories.

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