Faith


SERMONS: THIS WEEK'S MESSAGE FROM THE PULPIT

Audio: Pentecost Eight

This sermon was delivered by Rev. Canon Colville Smythe on Sunday, August 3 at St. Edmunds Episcopal Church, San Marino. Ordained a priest in 1972, Canon Colville Smythe spent his entire active ministry working in parishes: Phoenix, Fullerton, La Crescenta, Boston (using sign language with the deaf), Whittier, Santa Ana (in Spanish), Ben Lomond (7 ...

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UPCOMING FAITH EVENTS

First United Methodist Church to Hold Rally Day

On Sunday, September 7, is Rally Day, First United Methodist Church’s year kick-off. All church committees, ministries and fellowship groups will be showcasing the activities planned for the upcoming year. This year, FUMC is putting a special emphasis community outreach by having the event located in fron of the church under two large canopies. A ...

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Q&A INTERVIEW OF THE WEEK WITH A LOCAL FAITH LEADER

He Gives Grace to the Humble

“In our society, strength (or, at least imagined strength) is applauded; and weakness is thought of as a defect. God doesn’t allow us to stay with the idea that we are strong. Oh, we may have that idea, but the Lord is going to disabuse us one way or another.” – J.I. Packer, “Weakness is ...

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RELIGIOUS MUSIC

St. Andrew Church: 22nd Year Bach to Broadway Concert

Mark everyone’s calendars. This year’s annual Bach to Broadway concert will be held on Friday September 19 at 7:30 p.m. St. Andrew Church is thrilled to welcome the Los Angeles Children’s Chorus and a trio from the Los Angeles Master Chorale for what is certain to be a beautiful concert and reception. Read more about ...

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LOCAL FAITH NEWS

Neighborhood Church Back to School Drive

Neighborhood Church’s annual School Drive begins for its social workers with the Alliance for the Care of Abused Children. Once again this year, instead of specific school supplies, the social workers are asking for Target gift card donations in any amount so school clothing/uniforms can be purchased for the kids along with needed school supplies. ...

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ESSAYS & INSPIRATIONS FROM LOCAL FAITH LEADERS

Lake Avenue Church: Wherever I Go

This summer God has given me an opportunity to travel out of the state with some amazing people. While traveling I saw God through his beautiful creation. Now I see him everywhere I go. I’ve seen that no matter what you’ve done or where you have gone God will always be with you. When we ...

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YOUTH MINISTRIES & OUTREACH

Pasadena Foursquare Church’s Mission Team Off to Sri Lanka

Pasadena Foursquare Church (PFC) Sri Lanka Team will be traveling July 29th through August 18th and would appreciate everyone’s prayers for peace, strength, wisdom, and sensitivity to the Holy Spirit. There is still opportunity to support the team financially. Join the church this Sunday, July 27, as PFC prays for and send out their Sri ...

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