The Father's House will be open for prayer on Election Day
WALLA WALLA - The Father's House, 304 N. Second Ave., will be open for prayer for the nation on Tuesday, Election Day, from 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Call 509-529-6704 for more information.
Pioneer United Methodist sets program on Haiti, Congo, Sudan
WALLA WALLA - Photojournalist Paul Jeffrey will present images from Haiti, the Congo and Sudan at Pioneer United Methodist Church, 209 E. Birch St., after 6 p.m. Wednesday.
Jeffrey writes for Response magazine and the Action by Churches Together Alliance. To preview, visit kairosphotos.com. Dinner will precede the program from 5-6 p.m. Call 509-525-1870 for details.
St. Paul's Episcopal to hear Wa-Hi singers in concert Thursday
WALLA WALLA - The First Thursday concert at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 323 Catherine St., will be 12:15 p.m. Thursday.
The concert will feature select Walla Walla High School singing groups Treble Ensemble and Chamber Singers, directed by Norbert Rossi. Donations will go to a charity of the performers' choice. For information, call Tanya Hunker, 529-1083.
First Congregational to host Alternative Spiritual Group Thursday
WALLA WALLA - The Alternative Spiritual Group, which meets at First Congregational Church, 73 S. Palouse St., will begin a new six-week study session 6:30-8 p.m. Thursday.
Dr. Michael Beckwith's book "Spiritual Liberation," will be discussed, with works of Eckhart Tolle, Wayne Dyer, Marianne Williamson, Louise Hay and other contemporary spiritual teachers.
The group is facilitated by Racquel Ralph, an ordained minister and licensed Unity teacher. The cost is $60. For more details, call 509-301-9041.
Church Women United to celebrate World Community Day Friday
WALLA WALLA - Church Women United's annual ecumenical World Community Day celebration will be Friday at Grace United Methodist Church, 1520 Pleasant St. A Bible study and discussion will begin at 9:30 a.m., followed by the 11 a.m. program. The theme, "Building the Beloved Community" is based on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s vision of a world in which people of many nations and traditions work together in a commitment of nonviolent means. An offering will be taken to fund National Church Women United justice issues.
For more information, call 509-525-4608.
Blue Mountain Community's Festival of Gifts is Friday, Saturday
WALLA WALLA - Blue Mountain Community Church, 928 Sturm St., will hold its annual Festival of Gifts 6-9 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday. Cinnamon rolls and a spaghetti lunch will be served.
For more information, call 509-525-1658.
New Life Assembly plans Christian Educators Workshop Saturday
WALLA WALLA - New Life Assembly of God, 305 Detour Road, will host the 31st annual Christian Educators Workshop, 7-8:30 p.m. Friday and 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday. Each year the Christian Light Education of Harrisonburg, Va., conducts inspirational in-service workshops across the United States and Canada for teachers, parents, and others interested in Christian education.
All interested persons, regardless of the curriculum they are using, may attend on a donation basis. Sessions include lunch and dinner on Saturday.
Talks and workshops are designed for individualized or classroom schools and home schools. To facilitate meal planning, please notify soon as possible.
For more information, call Jerry or Edythe Horst, 541-938-3793.
Ingle Chapel plans expanded holiday bazaar Saturday
MILTON-FREEWATER - Ingle Chapel, 85372 Highway 339, will host its expanded holiday bazaar 9 a.m.-4 p.m. and lunch 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday. Lunch includes a choice of soups, roll, beverage and pie for $6 adults and $4 children 10 and under, on Nov. 6. The bazaar include several raffle items, baked goods and handcrafted gift ideas. For early shoppers, coffee, sweet rolls and pie will be $2.50.
For more information, call 541-938-5847 or 541-938-4756.
St. Paul's Episcopal Scholarship Auction slated Saturday
WALLA WALLA - St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 323 Catherine St., will hold its annual Scholarship Auction from 4-7:30 p.m. Saturday. Many unique items will be available. Proceeds go to St. Paul's Scholarship Fund. Tickets are $10 adult, children free. For details, visit stpaulsww.org
Walla Walla Dharma Sangha to hear talk on ‘Impermanence'
WALLA WALLA - Walla Walla Dharma Sangha will host Genjo Marinello Osho from Seattle's Choboji Zen Center, at 11 a.m. Saturday at Reid Campus Center, room G 02, Whitman College campus. Gengjo Osho will speak on "Impermanence." Call Chris or Janaki Howard at 509-522-2374 or visit wwdharmasangha.org.
Milton-Stateline Adventist students plan pancake breakfast
MILTON-FREEWATER - The Milton-Stateline Adventist School seventh- and eighth-graders' all-you-can-eat community pancake and waffle breakfast will be 8-10 a.m. Saturday, at the Church Friendship Center, 53565 W. Crockett Road.
Donations accepted. Proceeds are for the passage trip and celebration. For more information, call 509-540-0747.
The Father's House to show ‘The Ultimate Gift' movie on Nov. 12
WALLA WALLA - The Father's House, 304 N. Second Ave., will show the movie "The Ultimate Gift" at 7 p.m. Nov. 12. There is no charge. Call 509-529-6704
City SDA plans Fall Festival fundraiser Nov. 13
WALLA WALLA - Walla Walla City Seventh-day Adventist Church Friendship Center, 2133 S. Howard St., plans a Fall Festival, 6-8 p.m. Nov. 13. There will be fun, food, games and fellowship. There will be food sold, booth games for a charge, and a silent auction. Proceeds benefit church ministries. Call Annette, 509-386-5106.
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