Faith


SERMONS: THIS WEEK'S MESSAGE FROM THE PULPIT

Video: Sent As Friends

Sent As Friends – 7/26/15 from CVCHURCH on Vimeo. “A genuine revival is not about tweaking the way we do church. Instead, it is a complete re-calibration of how we understand God’s mission in the world and how we are to participate in it!” This sermon was delivered by Scotty Alvarez, Mission Purpose Leader, Crescenta ...

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UPCOMING FAITH EVENTS

Pasadena Jewish Temple and Center Presents Shimon’s Returns – A Documentary

Pasadena Jewish Temple & Center presents an opportunity for you to view interesting and thought-provoking Jewish-themed documentary films and to share views and ideas with others. Join PJTC on Thursday, July 30 at 7:00 p.m. in Wohlmann Hall to view Shimon’s Returns (2014). A collector of memories and a seeker of good will, Shimon takes ...

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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

Neighborhood Church is “Building a New Way” Singing the Journey Hymnal Dedications

Join Neighborhood Church in celebrating the arrival of its new hymnals, “Singing the Journey” affectionately called the “teal hymnal.” Singing the Journey is a collection of songs to enliven worship experience from many genres, including jazz, folk, pop, gospel and world music. The addition of Singing the Journey to the Church is an uplifting and ...

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LOCAL FAITH NEWS

La Canada Presbyterian Church Host Site for Global Leadership Summit

On August 6 and 7, world-renowned leaders from business, government, education, churches and the arts are among the high-profile faculty who will speak at Willow Creek Association’s (WCA) 2015 Global Leadership Summit, broadcast live via satelite from Willow Creek’s South Barrington, Illinois, location. More than 80,000 will gather at over 300 venues to be a ...

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ESSAYS & INSPIRATIONS FROM LOCAL FAITH LEADERS

“You’re More Than The Bricks You Make” Navigating Stress and Sabbath

It was the end of a very long summer, and my wife Laura and I finally took a vacation. We went to Hawaii and stayed on the beautiful island of Oahu at a resort in Waikiki. It was right on the beach with a gorgeous view of the clear blue ocean. Because it was my ...

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YOUTH MINISTRIES & OUTREACH

First United Methodist Church’s Summer Sunday School

One-room summer Sunday school continues through mid-August! This year, children entering grades K-6 have the opportunity to learn about the Kingdom of God through lessons surrounding Jesus’ life and teachings. Children will be dismissed from First United Methodist Church’s 10 am Sunday Worship following Time for Young Christians. FUMC will be following Sonja Stewart’s Young ...

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