Church news in brief from Oct. 10, 2014.
Casual meal offers informal fellowship
A GOLD Leaf Restoration company works on the cross above Saint Paul’s Episcopal Church in The Dalles. Mark B. Gibson photo
Sarah Brady is learning about culture, and herself, in two-year adventure
Church Directory from Oct. 3, 2014.
News briefs from local faith organizations.
Former engineer new pastor at Life in Christ
Faith related events from Sept. 12, 2014
CANTON, Ga. (AP) — Students at a public high school outside Atlanta are rallying behind a teacher who says he’s standing up for his Christian beliefs and what he views as his right to talk about Jesus in the classroom.
The backpack program, started over two years ago by First United Methodist Church to help feed homeless students for the weekend, is growing again.
Dr. Tom Pipkin left a big-city church in the South to become senior pastor at Gateway Presbyterian Church in The Dalles, partly because he wanted more time to just hang out with folks and minister by hiking and fishing with them.
Fortuna was jazz musician before entering the priesthood
Bagge Gardens, 1805 Carroll Road, Mosier, will host a free garden gospel concert Saturday, Aug. 16.
Muslim movement accepts once-taboo causes
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Two North Carolina-based missionary groups have ordered the evacuation of their non-essential personnel from Liberia after a doctor and a missionary contracted Ebola.