Faith - Briefs - June 6, 2018

June 11-15 are the dates for Emmanuel Baptist Church’s vacation Bible school. Grab your megaphones, lace up your cleats, and tune up your horn. Join in for a week of preparing for life’s big game at Game On! Kids will begin each day at the pep rally, then gather at the field house where they will be equipped to dig deep into God’s Word.

June 6, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

SPPS Donation

Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic School was given $5,000 Tuesday, May 22. Dolores Kaschmitter (right) stopped by to give the school a check from the Camas Prairie Charitable Foundation for Catholic Education. The foundation is comprised of parents, grandparents, family members and friends who have benefited from their previous education in Catholic schools. “We are very grateful for their continued support of prayers and treasure as we continue provide an excellent Catholic education to children of Camas Prairie and Grangeville,” said principal Leslie McDaniel.

May 30, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Trinity Lutheran gets new windows

"The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it.” – John 1:5. Trinity Lutheran Church has brought more light into its worship, thanks to a building window replacement project that started last week. According to church trustee Paul Turpin, 19 specially built double-pane windows are being installed to replace existing single-pane versions, many of which were installed when the facility was built in the 1930s.

May 2, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Hoecherls let their lights shine at ALACCA Bible Camp

Timing is everything. Just ask Mike Hoecherl. Mike and his wife, Timmie, are the new executive and operations director, respectively, at ALACCA Bible Camp in Harpster. The couple was living their lives to the fullest in Racine, Wisc. He was a youth pastor, she had a thriving photography business, and they both worked/volunteered in side ministries with Youth for Christ. Mike coached year-round as well. “One day at our house during a cookout, one of our graduated youth group members was asking what my ideal ministry job would look like,” Mike recalled.

May 2, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

The importance of perspective

Every day headlines are filled with awful news about bloody wars, mass shootings, tension over nuclear arms, refugee crisis, ethnic cleansing, and natural disasters. Recently, an issue of Time Magazine put a spotlight on the fact that headlines don't tell the whole story. Despite all the terrible news, by many important measures, the world is actually getting better! This is not trying to see things optimistically, it's backed up by data. For instance, the number of children who die before their fifth birthday has been cut in half since 1990.

April 11, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Nazarene church sets month’s activities

The Grangeville Church of the Nazarene has a variety of activities including the following: •Family self-defense classes are held each Friday through May 11 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., in the fellowship hall. Free of charge, donations to the church accepted. For details contact Todd McGeorge at 208-702-2307.

April 11, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Faith Briefs - April 11, 2018

Hope Center Walk For Life will be Saturday, May 12, in Grangeville. A fund-raiser for the Hope Centers in Grangeville and Kamiah, it starts at Sts. Peter and Paul Parish Hall at 8:30 a.m. with a free breakfast, then registration begins at 9 a.m. Go to

April 11, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Good Friday: Nail It To The Cross

As part of its Good Friday service, March 30, Real Life Grangeville invited congregation members to write down what they were giving up to Jesus and “nail” those to the cross.

April 11, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Women’s retreat set for March 17

Centennial Evangelical Free Church, at 408 N. College, will be hosting a mini seminar for women on Saturday, March 17. This will be held in two sessions: 9 to 10:30 a.m. and 11 to noon. A light brunch will be served between the two sessions.

March 14, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Cookbook available from Nazarene ladies

From Watergate Salad and Shipwreck Stew to Boiled Cake and Eggnog Ice Cream, “Recipes and Remembrances,” has it all. The 96-page Nazarene Ladies Cookbook was recently published and is on sale for $15. Included in the book are recipes from current Grangeville Church of the Nazarene members as well as those who have died.

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


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