Emmanuel Lutheran Church
Emmanuel Lutheran Church will celebrate the Seventh Sunday after Epiphany this week Feb. 23, at 10:30 a.m. Christian education for ages grade school through adult begins at 9 a.m.
Mark your calendars and plan to join us in our Fellowship Hall on Fat Tuesday, March 4, from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. for our fifth annual “Festival of Chocolate,” to benefit Emmanuel’s Vacation Bible School. No tickets needed. Good will donations will be taken at the door. Come and celebrate the day of decadence by indulging in all the sweet treats and chocolate goodies. If you have any questions please contact the church office at 235-6300.
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church
All are welcome to our welcoming haven, nourishing all God’s people in body, mind and spirit.
The Seventh Sunday after the Epiphany is this week followed with Holy Communion at 11 a.m. The Rev. Christine Soule will preach and preside.
Attention college students. Enjoy dinner with us each Monday evening at 5 p.m. in the Parish Hall. Following dinner, we will have a short Bible study and/or worship service. Come and bring a friend.
Under the direction of choir director Davis Hill, choir rehearsals are each Thursday, 4 – 5 p.m.
Narcotics Anonymous meets in the Parish Hall each Tuesday and Saturday evenings at 7 p.m. Fellowship breakfast is Thursday morning at 7:30 a.m. in the Parish Hall.
Join us for good food, fellowship and discussion. Come and bring a friend.
For your contemplation, “We need joy as we need air. We need love as we need water. We need each other as we need the earth we share. We are blessed that there is within our reach enough of all that we need.” Maya Angelou
St. Paul’s is located at 625 C St. on the edge of EWU campus.
United Church of Christ
United Church of Christ offers a warm welcome to all, every Sunday morning. Services are lead by pastor David Krueger-Duncan in the sanctuary at 423 N. Sixth St., starting at 10 a.m. Sunday School, for children from 3 years old through eighth-grade, takes place during the service. Infants and children under three may stay in the nursery from 9:45 – 11:45 a.m.
Sunday, Feb. 23, the UCC congregation will celebrate the church’s birthday. A delicious variety of cakes will appear at the fellowship hour, each contributed by a volunteer from the congregation. The Ministries to Children team organizes this popular event every year. Visitors and regular attendees alike are encouraged to join the party after the worship service.
The end of each month brings two outreach opportunities for the UCC congregation. First, UCC joins other churches and volunteers for “Feed Cheney” on the last Monday of the month, held at the Wren Pierson Building. Second, on the last Thursday of every month, volunteers provide lunch for Volunteer of America’s “Crosswalk” program for homeless teens in Spokane.
The men’s breakfast group gathers before church every second and fourth Sunday of the month. Meeting time is 7:45 a.m. at Willow Springs Restaurant, and all interested men from the congregation are invited to participate in the conversation.
United Methodist Church
Sunday morning worship is at 10 a.m. at the United Methodist Church. Worship is led by the Rev. Terry Hall and will include Holy Communion. Sunday school classes precede worship at 9 a.m. Sunday afternoon the chancel choir will be performing at the Inland District United Methodist Choir-fest in Spokane.
A second worship service is offered at 6 p.m. each Sunday. This service is open to all and is conversational in style. You are welcome at either or both services.
UMC is located at 204 Fourth St. Office hours are 8:15 – 11:45 a.m. Tuesday through Thursday. For more information about worship or study groups call 235-4600.