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.

November 7, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Faith - Briefs - Nov. 7, 2018

The community is invited to help celebrate Joyce Wikoff’s “unbirthday” Saturday, Nov. 17, at 1 p.m., with a “sing,” said her daughter Tami Sherman. Bring your voice and an instrument to the Grangeville Gospel Tabernacle, 613 North State. This event will be hosted by her children. Refreshments will be served following the sing.

November 7, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Oblate symposium set for monastery

More than 40 Benedictine oblates and sisters from around the world will gather at the Monastery of St. Gertrude in Cottonwood, Oct. 7-13, for the first ever Oblates for the Future Symposium.

October 3, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Faith - Briefs - Oct. 3, 2018

The Grangeville Church of the Nazarene will be host to missionaries David and Rhonda Ackerman Saturday, Oct. 13, 6 p.m. The Ackermans will share what God is doing through their lives in Manila. Everyone is welcome. A meet and greet social time with refreshments will take place following the presentation.

October 3, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Gospel Music With The Craguns

The gospel group The Craguns, out of Cincinnati, Ohio, took to the stage at Grangeville Church of the Nazarene Sunday evening, Sept. 16. The free concert was attended by more than 100 people from the community. The Craguns are a local favorite who have been at the church three times in the past four years.

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

An Evening In The Park With Johnny Rowlett

An Evening In The Park With Johnny Rowlett: The ministry and service organization Men Reaching Men sponsored Nashville recording artist Johnny Rowlett (top photo) in concert at Pioneer Park Saturday, Aug. 11. More than 300 people attended the evening event which included a free barbecue and kids’ activities.

August 15, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Ministry In Our Communities

(Top) Clearwater Baptist Church was represented in the Elk City Wagon Road Days parade in Clearwater on Saturday, July 21, advertising its vacation Bible school to begin at the start of August; (Left) Among the parade entries during Kooskia Days on Saturday, July 28, was the Hope Fellowship youth, which was passing out water to the crowd; (Right) The Old Time Gospel Hour was among the activities at the Elk City Wagon Road Days celebration in Clearwater on Saturday, July 21. Giving that day’s presentation to a packed room at the Clearwater Baptist Church was Dana Lohrey of Lewiston (formerly of Clearwater).

August 8, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Free barbecue, event to feature Nashville musician Johnny Rowlett

The local community outreach team, Reaching Men, will be host to a free barbecue in Grangeville’s Pioneer Park Saturday, Aug. 11, 5 to 8 p.m. The event will feature Nashville recording artist Johnny Rowlett. “This is meant for the whole family with free food, live music and fun activities for kids,” said organizer Michael Stevens.

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Pastor's View: Are we flawed or skilled hosts?

While attending university in London many years ago, a young man became interested in the Christian faith. By the time he graduated, he was almost convinced but was still seeking evidence that this faith was practical and true. After accepting employment in East Africa, he lived in the home of a Christian family.

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Faith - Briefs - Aug. 8, 2018

Gather for prayer at the Soltman Center (across Main Street from the hospital) in Grangeville from 9 to 10 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 11. All are invited.

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