Spiritually Speaking

Question: My three adult children from time to time have taken issue with me about petty things and then quit speaking to me for periods of time. Most of the time I reach out to them but it has happened so much that I feel I don’t want to do that anymore. This is the […]

Notes & Nods

Local Food Pantry Available The Pasture, a food bank that serves the community and is held at Our Lady of Lourdes Church in Tujunga, is open to the pubic on the first and third Saturdays of the month. Food is given out from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Free to all who are in need! […]

Notes & Nods

Local Food Pantry Available The Pasture, a food bank that serves the community and is held at Our Lady of Lourdes Church in Tujunga, is open to the pubic on the first and third Saturdays of the month. Food is given out from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Free to all who are in need! […]

Spiritually Speaking

Question: Our family is very aware of the drought and we also recycle. Our children, who are now in their teens, have caught on to these practices because as soon as they were old enough we told them that this is helping to take care of our Earth. Our son, we’ll call Brian, noticed our […]

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Trunk or Treat at CVUMC The popular Trunk or Treat event is being held in the parking lot of Crescenta Valley United Methodist Church from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Halloween, Oct. 31. Members of the congregation will be spaced out with their trunks decorated, ready to hand out goodie bags and candy to those […]

Notes & Nods

IRC Seeking Help The Glendale office of the International Rescue Committee (IRC) has asked for help in assisting Afghan families who are relocating to Glendale with their most urgent needs. The IRC has provided the Unitarian Universalist Church of The Verdugo Hills with a “wish list” of items ranging from cleaning products and kitchenware to […]

Spiritually Speaking

Question: We suddenly found ourselves empty nesters when our last child decided to move to another state for college. Although she had several options locally and could have lived at home, she is happy with her choice. Our house seems so empty. We both volunteer in several organizations around town, but that doesn’t seem to […]

Notes & Nods

IRC Seeking Help The Glendale office of the International Rescue Committee (IRC) has asked for help in assisting Afghan families who are relocating to Glendale with their most urgent needs. The IRC has provided the Unitarian Universalist Church of The Verdugo Hills with a “wish list” of items ranging from cleaning products and kitchenware to […]

After 9/11, Some Found Healing by Helping

After 9/11, Some Found Healing by Helping

Gabriel Medrano was working on the docks across the East River when he heard the first plane crash into the World Trade Center on 9/11. “I remember seeing the burning office paper coming across the river,” said Medrano, who now lives in the Greater Los Angeles area with his wife, Asia. “It was raining down.” […]

Notes & Nods

This Week at LCIF  Lutheran Church in the Foothills invites the community to worship in the church’s Worship Center. On Sunday, Oct. 10 at 10 a.m. Pastor Scott Peterson will lead worship with a message titled “Leading It Right” as he wraps up his sermon series on “Right-eousness” at Lutheran Church in the Foothills in […]