As of Friday, October 25, 2013
Assembly of God
A Columbia Gorge Assembly of God Fellowship, sponsored by Columbia Gorge Assembly of God Churches, is set for Saturday, Oct. 26. It is hosted by the Life in Christ Center, 3095 Cherry Heights Rd., in The Dalles. The 10:30 a.m. service will feature a welcome from Pastor J.W. Jepson of the Life in Christ Center and an invocation by Pastor Gilberto Hernandez, Assemblea de Dios, The Dalles.
Worship will be by the Life in Christ Center Worship Team, with mime by the middle school class at Sonrise Academy in The Dalles. Special music will be provided by Rebekah Smith and Sandy Peterson of Life in Christ Center, and the speaker will be Terry Abbott, of the River of Life Assembly in Hood River. The 12:45 p.m. service will feature a video, “Voice of the Martyrs,” with Pastor Glen Culbertson, Church of the Nazarene, and worship by Pastor Kevin Gerchak and the New Life Assembly of God worship team of Goldendale. Special music will be provided by Pastor Wes and Doris Jepson of Life in Christ Center, and the speaker will be Pastor Les Haarstad, of Lyle Celebration Center. Nursery will be available at both services.
Fellowship of Churches
The Fellowship of Churches has created a wish list for gift bags for distribution Christmas Eve at the St. Vincent Community Meals site. Requested items are $5 McDonald’s coupon books, washcloths, small soaps, toothbrushes and toothpastes, adult mittens, rain ponchos, 12-ounce bottles of water, 45 medium handle-bags in red and royal blue colors and homemade cookies. Items can be delivered to Klea Espy at 2902 W, 10th St., by Tuesday Dec. 2 or phone her at 541-298-1692 to have them picked up.