Faith


SERMONS: THIS WEEK'S MESSAGE FROM THE PULPIT

Audio: Be a Wise Investor (Luke 16:19-31)

This sermon was delivered by Rev. Xavier Ries, Pastor of Calvary Chapel of Pasadena on Sunday, November 16, 2014. Xavier Ries is the Pastor of Calvary Chapel of Pasadena in California and has been for nearly thirty years, which began from a home Bible study of three people in the city of Alhambra, five miles ...

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UPCOMING FAITH EVENTS

Bible Talk by Kristy Christian: Jesus Treatment of Women

The First Church of Christ Scientist Pasadena presents Bible Talk by Kristy Christian on the Topic: Jesus Treatment of Women on Saturday, December 6, 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Westin Pasadena (191 N. Robles Ave.). The talk will focus on how Jewish women were treated in first-century Palestine, on Jesus’ mother Mary, and on ...

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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

Pasadena Master Chorale Presents “A Festival of Lessons and Carols”… With a Twist

The Christmas tradition of presenting a Festival of Lessons and Carols – where readings from scripture chronicling the life of Christ are interspersed with carols and hymns – began in the late 19th century in England and has since been adopted worldwide. Southland music lovers will have an opportunity to attend such a Festival on ...

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LOCAL FAITH NEWS

St. Edmund’s Episcopal Church Presents “Advent Lessons and Carols”

St. Edmunds’s Episcopal Church is pleased to present its annual service of “Advent Lessons and Carols on Sunday, December 7, 2014, 7:30 p.m. presided by the Reverend Canon George F. Woodward, III. The Chancel Choir will perform joined by guests from the Los Angeles Opera and Master Chorale who will perform carols and anthems with Choirmaster ...

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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

St. Philip the Apostle Church High School Ministry Christmas Tree Drive Signup Ends November 28

St. Philip the Apostle Church High School Youth Ministry is going into its Fifth Year of selling Top Quality Christmas Trees. The Ministry says they have had overwhelming success rate with those who purchased trees saying that it was “the best tree they’ve ever had.” All proceeds benefit St. Philip’s High School Ministry Youth Program. ...

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