Spiritually Speaking

QUESTION: Would you please say something about prejudice? We volunteered for a church mission to India and our hearts were saddened by the conditions families and children are living in. We adopted two children, ages 2 and 5 (both boys), with their parents’ consent (and challenges with Indian law) on the condition we would stay […]

St. Bede Students Awarded Distinguished Service Awards

Three St. Bede School seniors, Faith Ellis, Lily Fontes and Natalie Hanna, were recognized for their service to their school, church and community on Sunday, May 20 at the monthly meeting of the Italian Catholic Federation branch 374 held at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Montrose. The students each received a cash award of […]

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This Week at LCIF
All are invited to Lutheran Church in the Foothills on Sunday, May 27 at 10 a.m. to celebrate Trinity Sunday and Memorial Day weekend. Education hour for all ages begins 9 a.m. At 10 a.m., all will worship as a family when Pastor Scott Peterson preaches on the topic “Three of a […]

Former Local Minister Shares Civil Rights Experiences

By Charly SHELTON
In a world beset once again with daily discussions on immigrants’ rights, police brutality against minorities and a resurgence of neo-Nazism, it may be beneficial to look to those elders who fought these civil rights battles the first time around, back in the 1960s. One former local resident shared his experiences of being […]

The Foothills’ Healing Arts Faire Planned

“We are very happy to announce that the Center for Spiritual Living will be having its bi-annual Foothills Healing Arts Faire on Saturday, June 9,” said faire producers Myrna Perez and Laney Clevenger White, RScP.
Nestled in the upscale community near the the hills of La Crescenta on Dunsmore Avenue in the county of Los Angeles, […]

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This Week at LCIF
All are invited to Lutheran Church in the Foothills on Sunday, May 29 at 10 a.m. to celebrate the day of Pentecost! The morning begins with the new Children’s Gathering at 9 a.m. that coincides with youth and adult book study. Following that, all will worship as a family when Pastor Scott […]

Spiritually Speaking

QUESTION: My heart goes out to families displaced by the Syrian Civil War. Many have lost their lives and families have been separated. The way politics seem to be playing out the refugees are the losers.
Where is God in all of this? From what I remember about world history, Syria has had many wars. I […]

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This Week at LCIF
All are invited to Lutheran Church in the Foothills on Sunday, May 13 at 10 a.m. for the seventh Sunday of Easter – Mother’s Day. The morning begins with the new Children’s Gathering at 9 a.m. that coincides with youth and adult book study. Following that, all worship as a family when […]

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This Week at LCIF
All are invited to Lutheran Church in the Foothills on Sunday, May 6 at 10 a.m. for the sixth Sunday of Easter. The morning begins with the new Children’s Gathering at 9 a.m. that coincides with youth and adult book study. Following that, all will worship as a family when Pastor Scott […]

The Day the Church was Born

By Charly SHELTON
Christmas is celebrated as the day of the birth of Jesus. Easter is celebrated as the day he was reborn into heaven. And now, 50 days after Easter, Christians will celebrate the birthday of the Church. On May 20, Pentecost will be celebrated and, despite being one of the most important holy days […]

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