Maundy Thursday services planned

Grandview’s Bethany Community Church, formerly Bethany Presbyterian Church, will hold a special Maundy Thursday service this coming Thursday, April 17, at 7 p.m.

Local churches plan concerts

Three Lower Yakima Valley churches are coordinating a series of Easter concerts by award-winning singer Marcia Whitehead.

Children’s prayers

There are many kinds of prayers. There are Thank You prayers, Help Me prayers. Books of prayers have provided consolation, wisdom and strength for centuries. The Serenity Prayer is a famous, powerful prayer.

Local church to ordain pastor

The United Reformed Church of Sunnyside is inviting the public to an ordination service for their new pastor, Jordan Huff.

The bottom of the problem

There has been a lot of discussion lately about the sale of marijuana in the Yakima Valley.

Why we walk

At the age of eight, I took what I was sure was the longest walk ever. With my family and the members of my church, St. Paul’s Lutheran of Rehburg, I walked the six miles from our country church building to the United Church of Christ building in town.

Marriage conference to be held in April

A conference on “Real Marriage and the Truth about Sex, Friendship and Life Together” will be held at the Grandview Church of the Nazarene on Friday, April 4, and Saturday, April 5.

All gifts for the common good

“Now about the gifts of the Spirit, brothers and sisters, I do not want you to be uninformed…

Pomeroy woman finds true identity

Unfortunate choices in her youth and two bouts of cancer all helped Betsy Nemitz of Pomeroy find her true identity in Jesus Christ.

Our relationship with God

Religious Reflections

Due to confusion in some circles regarding the beliefs of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons), I would like to clear up some of that confusion. This column will help explain our beliefs regarding God and our relationship to Him.

Living into the promise of a new heaven, new earth

Once again, the calendar has turned to a new year.

Getting the most out of 2014

Religious Reflections

Is time a random collection of minutes, hours and days, or is it more?

We should celebrate spirit of Christmas all year long

Religious Reflections

Every manger scene has the same components and Christmas characters, including the shepherds and the wise men.