Faith


SERMONS: THIS WEEK'S MESSAGE FROM THE PULPIT

Video: Non-Grasping Mind of Christ

This sermon was delivered by Rev. J. Edwin Bacon, Jr., Rector at All Saints Church, on Sunday, March 20, 2016. Ed Bacon has been the rector of All Saints Church since 1995. During his tenure All Saints has continued its reputation for energetic worship, a radically inclusive spirit, and a progressive peace and justice agenda. ...

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UPCOMING FAITH EVENTS

Rabbi Gross to be Keynote Speaker at Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast

Preparations are underway for the 43rd Annual Pasadena Mayor’s Interfaith Prayer Breakfast. Scheduled for Thursday, May 5, the event will return to the Pasadena Convention Center and for the third consecutive year will be coordinated by Friends In Deed. The breakfast, which begins at 7:30 a.m., will highlight Pasadena’s many faith based communities and will ...

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

At All Saints Church, Reverend Ed Bacon Will Preach Final Sermon Sunday

Forty-six years of preaching and more than 1,300 career sermons later, Reverend Ed Bacon will walk out the doors of Pasadena’s All Saints Church this weekend, feeling two things as he leaves his historic post for his retirement and a new home close to family in Georgia. “I feel gratitude and joy,” he said, in ...

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RELIGIOUS MUSIC

Hear the Westminster Concert Bell Choir

Westminster Concert Bell Choir will play on Saturday, May 21 at 7:30 p.m. at Pasadena Presbyterian Church, which is located at 585 East Colorado Boulevard in the Playhouse district of downtown Pasadena. The concert — part of the church’s Friends of Music at PPC concert series —is free of admission charges (a freewill offering will ...

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LOCAL FAITH NEWS

National Day of Prayer

Thursday, May 5, is National Day of Prayer, and La Canada Presbyterian Church invite you to join them in Cook Prayer Chapel from 6:00-7:00 p.m. The time will be led by John Rudy and members of his Small Group. This annual day of observance has had many formats and expressions in the United States since ...

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ESSAYS & INSPIRATIONS FROM LOCAL FAITH LEADERS

The Importance of Giving Back

No matter how tough you think your life is there’s always someone who has to face challenges that are even tougher than yours. Giving back has a strong meaning – you give and nothing happens. No benefits for you, no recognition, no reward. Your biggest and sole reward is the realization that you’ve made a ...

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YOUTH MINISTRIES & OUTREACH

La Canada Presbyterian Church Presents “Family on Mission”

In conjunction with Faith Missions Sunday, LCPC’s Growing Families this Sunday, April 10, 9:30 a.m. in Fellowship Hall, is about “Family on Mission” with guest speaker Alisa Medders. “God’s message is clear… 1,500 times in the scriptures we read of God’s promise to bless all nations. We also read of God’s charge to serve others, ...

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