This Week at LCIF
All are invited to Lutheran Church in the Foothills on Sunday, Oct. 14 for education and worship. Education hour for all ages begins at 9 a.m. At 10 a.m., all will worship as a family. A new fall series begins titled “Life Together.” Pastor Scott Peterson will begin the series with a sermon on “Hearts Overflowing.”
Fellowship of conversation and refreshments follows. All are invited.
The annual Trunk or Treat will be on the campus on Wednesday, Oct. 31 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. The community will be welcomed with treats from trunks, frights from the faithful, fun from friends and some other surprises. It’s free and all are invited!
Lutheran Church in the Foothills, the “touchdown” church, is located at 1700 Foothill Blvd. For more information, call (818) 790-1951 or visit


Grief Recovery Seminar
A six-week seminar on grief recovery continues every Wednesday from 4 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. at First Baptist Church at La Crescenta. It is free and open to all.
Questions can be directed to (818) 249-5832.
First Baptist Church at La Crescenta, 4441 La Crescenta Ave.


Workshop on Caring for Hurting People
La Cañada Presbyterian Church is offering a Stephen Ministry Introductory Workshop on Saturday, Oct. 20 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Registration begins at
8 a.m. This half-day, three-session workshop is designed to help congregations strengthen their caring ministry through equipping laypeople as caregivers. During this event, participants will also develop caregiving skills they can use right away.
The cost of the workshop is $15 per person, or $50 for a group of four or more from the same congregation. For more information about this workshop and/or to register, call (314) 428-2600 or visit Members and friends of LCPC may register by calling (818) 790-6708 or by email to
La Cañada Presbyterian Church, 626 Foothill Blvd, La Cañada


Trunk O’ Treat at Shadow Hills Pres
Trunk O’ Treat takes place on Saturday, Oct. 27 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Shadow Hills Presbyterian Church. Bring the family, friends and neighbors for some fun and safe trick-or-treating. There will be a costume contest (3 p.m.) and decorated trunk/truck bed contest (2 p.m.), game booths, food, a Halloween theme quilt raffle and The Cake Walk. Win a homemade cake or pie by just walking (a small donation required to enter).
Those interested in bringing a decorated trunk or truck bed to this event and handing out candy to those young ghost and goblins can email the church @ or call (818) 353-2500 to reserve a spot.
Shadow Hills Presbyterian Church, 10158 Johanna Ave., Sunland (corner of Sunland and Johanna)