If you watch any news, you most likely were not able to escape the terrible images of Coptic Christians, dressed in orange jumpsuits, lined up before their captors, minutes before they were savagely killed.
What's happening this month?
How do locals show the love of Jesus Christ? Through action. More than 100 people attended the third annual Cristo Vive Valentine fund-raiser dinner Feb. 14 to benefit Cristo Vive. Cristo Vive means “Christ Lives” and the organization’s goal is to “provide children and youth with disabilities and their families an opportunity to experience the love of God and faith in Christ through a fun and engaging camp experience.”
The Welcome Center at St. Gertrude is giving away a basket of goods made at the Monastery including “Our Story,” the recently released collection of first-person histories that celebrates Cottonwood’s sesquicentennial.
Grief Seminar on Guilt and Anger is Sunday, March 8; ALACCA men’s retreat set for March 13-15; Men’s breakfast set for March 7 at Nazarene church...
The annual St. Mary’s/Holy Cross parish dinner is set for this Sunday, Feb. 8, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Keuterville Hall. The community of Keuterville, rich with history, is tucked away in the foothills of the Cottonwood Butte.
They say hindsight is 20/20. Once we experience the results of something it is easy to evaluate the wisdom or foolishness of that decision or action.
Hope Center of Grangeville invites all kids to an event Saturday, Feb. 7. From 10 a.m. to noon, children in the community are invited to take part in a story time, Valentine crafts, a DVD and refreshments.
The Lenten Retreat, “Tools for Lenten Mercy,” will take place on Saturday, Feb. 21, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Cottonwood (507 Garrett Street).
Camp ALACCA will host workdays to spruce up the camp for the coming season. The camp’s spring workdays are scheduled for Feb. 20 and 21, March 20 and 21, and April 17 and 18.
Faith Lutheran Church in Kamiah is located at Sixth and Idaho streets. Sunday services begin at 11 a.m. every Sunday with social time and refreshments to follow.
A seminar on “The Journey of Grief” will be held this Sunday, Feb. 8, from 1:30 to 3:15 p.m. Seminar participants will learn helpful goals to set on your journey of grief, how to deal with those who try to rush you through your grief, and how long the journey of grief typically lasts.
What’s a better Saturday than taking a beautiful stroll with your cupid on Valentine’s Day? Nothing! Join the 5K fun run Saturday, Feb. 14, 10 a.m.
The Jan. 26 meeting was opened with the Pledge of Allegiance led by Roy Powell and the prayer was given by Shirley Crane. Guests were Maurice Vincent and Ken and Kathy Carpenter. The free dinner came to Thomas Satre. There were 72 meals and 37 takeout meals served.
Families enjoyed an evening potluck and interaction on New Year’s Eve at the Grangeville Christian Reformed Church on North Junction Street.