ALACCA is site for Operation Christmas Child shoebox drop

ALACCA Bible Camp, 101 China Garden Road, is a drop-off for Operation Christmas Child’s shoebox program through the Samaritan’s Purse ministry. Drop-off days are 10 a.m. to noon Nov. 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, and 18; 5 to 7 p.m. Nov. 15, 16 and 17; 3 to 5 p.m. Nov. 19; and Nov. 20, 8 to 10 a.m. Shoeboxes with small toys, candy and clothes are sent, along with the gospel of Jesus Christ in their language, to children throughout the world.

November 1, 2017 9:49 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.

November 1, 2017 9:42 a.m. read more..

Fall dinner, bazaar to be held in Kamiah Nov. 12

The annual fall dinner and bazaar is set for Sunday, Nov. 12 at St. Catherine’s Parish Hall, 7th and Idaho streets, in Kamiah. The doors will open at 11:30 a.m. for those interested in playing Bingo or viewing the items in the silent auction and country store.

November 1, 2017 9:38 a.m. read more..

Dinner, raffle, Bingo set for Ferdinand

Assumption Parish of Ferdinand will be holding its annual dinner and raffle Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017 at the Ferdinand parish hall. A roast beef and ham dinner and dessert will be served from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Cost for adults is $10, K through 6th grade is $5, and preschool and under eat free. There will be a presentation of quilts to area veterans at 2 p.m. The raffle drawing will begin at 4 p.m. with more than 20 chances to win mostly cash prizes. Bingo will be played all day.

November 1, 2017 9:35 a.m. read more..

A call from around the world begins in Cottonwood

Teachers are driven by a passion for their subjects and a calling to their students — even if those students are on the other side of the world. This is what happened for Joan Brown, an elementary school teacher from Chatteroy, Wash., when she began to feel drawn to serve in Mthatha, South Africa.

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Trio brings gospel flavor to Grangeville

“We don’t like to just blow into towns and blow out,” said Korey Kemp. “We want to make a difference in the name of Jesus Christ.” Kemp is the lead man in Allegiance Trio, which performed at the United Methodist Church (UMC) to a crowd of about 100 people Monday, Oct. 16, along with members Jake Sammons and Corey Lackey.

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Faith Briefs: Nov. 1, 2017

Teens are invited to a hayride and bonfire Saturday, Nov. 4, Grangeville Church of the Nazarene. Teens will meet at the church, 515 West North 2nd Street, at 5 p.m. Bring friends and coats. Food will be provided. Permission slips must be signed beforehand. Stop by the church or call 208-983-0052. A variety of youth, adult and children’s activities are available on a regular basis at the church. Inquire at the church office for details and a calendar of events.

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Faith Lutheran sets activities

Faith Lutheran Church invites the public to attend weekly worship services. Winter worship time is at 11 a.m., followed by refreshments and fellowship. The church is located at 6th and Idaho Streets. Worship service is every Sunday at 11 a.m. Men’s Bible group meets each Thursday at 7 a.m., at the Hearthstone Bakery. Women’s Bible study meets Thursdays at 10 a.m., at the church. Call Pastor Gail Hart at 208-790-4515.

November 1, 2017 6 a.m. read more..

Fall Lecture Series: Sister Alfreda’s Attic is final in 2017 presentations

Siamese twin piglets perfectly preserved from when they were stillborn on a local farm decades ago, a mounted golden eagle with wings outstretched, an antique cornet trumpet. These types of artifacts comprised Sister Alfreda Elsensohn’s emerging collection that she began to display in 1931 in the old St. Gertrude’s Academy attic. So began the Historical Museum at St. Gertrude. A replica of the attic has just been completed as part of a five-year exhibit remodel plan.

October 25, 2017 6 a.m. read more..

Cross Country Cowboy Fellowship set for Oct. 28

Cross Country Cowboy Fellowship will be meeting this Saturday, Oct. 28, 6 p.m., in the Porter’s fellowship barn at 43 Whitetail Drive, south of Grangeville. A chili tasting will be held. Bring a favorite pot of chili or side dish to share, and bring a friend. For info call 208-983-0112.

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Harvest soup supper set for Oct. 28 in Kamiah

The Annual Harvest Soup Supper will be served at Faith Lutheran Church at 6th and Idaho streets in Kamiah Saturday, Oct. 28. Serving hours are 5 to 7 p.m. A variety of soups, desserts along with bread and refreshments will be provided. Funds generated by this help support the area Emergency Feeding Outreach (EFO) program which provides emergency food at no cost to folks who just need a little help.

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Grangeville community hymn sing set for Oct. 29

The Fifth Sunday Community Hymn Sing will be held at the Grangeville Gospel Tabernacle Sunday, Oct. 29, 6 p.m. Offering will be taken for the Traveler’s Aid Fund. For a special musical number to be provided by your church, notify Joyce Wikoff at 208-983-1047.

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