Tragedy and the will of God

In light of the recent events in Paris, Beirut, Egypt, Kenya and other places in the world where terrorists have caused death, fear and destruction, some folks may be saying that this is the will of God.

Women’s group plans luncheon

“A Happy Christmas” is the theme of the next Lower Valley Christian Women’s Connection luncheon meeting, set for 11:15 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 8.

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Celebrating the harvest

Local churches are preparing for Thanksgiving next Thursday.

Mabton church hosts jamboree

The Flat Possum Pickers will make their return this coming Sunday at the Gospel music jamboree at Grace Brethren Church, 428 B St.

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Facing fears with God at her side

Everyone is afraid of something, and Pam Pingle, a retired teacher, knows that better than anyone.

Getting ready for Halloween

Now that the stores are filled with colorful fall decorations and the children are planning their trick or treat outings, it seems a good time to think about Halloween.

Christian club to meet Nov. 10

The Lower Valley Christian Women’s Connection will hold its monthly in November on Tuesday, Nov. 10, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Barn Restaurant in Prosser (490 Wine Country Road).

Celebration scheduled

On the first anniversary of Go Youth Ministry in Sunnyside, the group is extending an invitation to all youths in the community to attend a special event on Saturday, Oct. 24, at 6 p.m. at the Iglesia el Calvario (1810 Morgan Rd.) in Sunnyside.

Founders to be honored

This coming Sunday, Oct. 18, at 11:15 a.m. the Mabton Grace Brethren Church will hold a special service recognizing Rev. George and Phyllis Christie of Yakima for their part in the establishment of the church 50 years ago this month.

Jamboree this Sunday

This month’s good old fashioned Gospel music jamboree at the Grace Brethren Church in Mabton will feature a new artist, Harlene Rogers Matkovitch.

Grandview woman honored for Catholic leadership

GRANDVIEW – Kathy Sharman of Grandview will be honored for her many years of dedication to religious leadership during ceremonies to be held at the Yakima Convention Center Saturday, Oct. 10.

Annual fall bazaar on tap

GRANDVIEW - The Women’s Association of Bethany Community Church

Communion Day observed

World Communion Sunday, a celebration observed by several Christian denominations, will be held Sunday, Oct. 4, at 10 a.m.

Spiritual solutions offered at S’side church

The public is invited to attend a lecture to be given by international speaker Lorenzo Rodriguez of Miami, Fla.

Live like life is short…because it is

I would like to share some insights using the SOAP method of Bible study and journaling.