Notes & Nods

This Week at LCIF
Welcome in the new year at Lutheran Church in the Foothills. All are invited at 10 a.m. for Couch Church on the church’s Facebook page and YouTube channel. Those who miss the live presentation can watch the videos on the church website, Facebook page and YouTube channel. This week, Pastor Scott Peterson will share a message called “From the Beginning.” After the service, everyone is invited to join a time of fellowship on Zoom. There is also a time for Zoom prayers on Wednesdays at 10 a.m. and several of the church’s small groups gather on Zoom on different days and times. More details are available on the church website

The church office is located at 1700 Foothill Blvd. in La Cañada Flintridge and is generally open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Contact the office at or call (818) 790-1951 for details, information, offering help or requesting help.

Women’s Nondenominational Bible Study
Seasons of Life Bible Study offers two classes to choose from, Joy of Living will be studying the books of James and Jonah and Women of Faith will be doing a book study, “I Did Not Sign Up for This” by Aaron Sharp on Thursday mornings from 10 – 11:30 a.m. beginning Feb. 4 through May 6 at the Community Life/First Baptist Church of La Crescenta, 4441 La Crescenta Ave. in La Crescenta.

If interested, contact Lynda Hessick at (818) 640-6022 or email
Registration deadline is Jan. 18.

Sunday Morning Services at La Crescenta Presbyterian
The community is invited to join La Crescenta Presbyterian Church for outdoor worship services every Sunday at 10 a.m.

The al fresco gatherings in the LCPC courtyard offer live music, Bible readings, prayer time and an inspiring message. COVID-safe practices, including social distancing and mask-wearing, are observed.

For those who prefer to worship online, services are also available at every Sunday at 9 a.m.
La Crescenta Presbyterian is located at 2902 Montrose Ave. in La Crescenta. For more information about its policies to protect the health and safety of its congregation, visit or call (818) 249-6137.

Walk and Word
Walk and Word on Sunday mornings, a time to discover Scripture while hiking Deukmejian Park, is on hiatus until further notice.

For more information, contact Jean Lavieri at (818) 383-3137 or email