About a dozen students from St. Anthony School, Central Catholic High and St. Mary's High found time recently to volunteer their services to the Feast of St. Anthony luncheon.
It is often said that those we spend the most time with have a heavy influence on our behavior and our choices. That is why as a young person parents often try to keep their children away from bad influences; they are worried that their child might be negatively influenced. Although this wisdom may have some truth when we come to the Biblical text and encounter Jesus we see him forsaking such wisdom. Jesus defies political, social, and religious systems and pushes past those who have established and secured these systems of division and hate to embrace those who stand ...
PRESBYTERIAN: All are welcome this Pentecost Sunday at Manteca Presbyterian Church for the 10 a.m. worship service. Anne Talcott will lead our Praise Team in our opening songs. Come hear guest Pastor Clover Bailey's sermon titled, "Life as a Post-it Note." Well, that would be rather sticky! Our service is followed by a time of refreshments. Come join the fun. After worship service today we will be honoring our Dads with a yummy omelet breakfast. The church is located at 275 North Main Street. For further information phone us at 239-3159.
PRESBYTERIAN: All are welcome this Pentecost Sunday at Manteca Presbyterian Church for the 10 a.m. worship service. Anne Talcott will lead our Praise Team in our opening songs. Come hear guest Pastor Lee Heim's sermon titled, "Amazing Grace: God's Spirit Poured Out! He saved a wretch like me." Our service is followed by a time of refreshments. Come join the fun! The church is located at 275 North Main Street. For further information phone us at 239-3159.
PRESBYTERIAN: All are welcome this Sunday at Manteca Presbyterian Church for the 10 a.m. worship service. Anne Talcott will lead our Choir and Praise Team in our special All Music Worship Service which will include the Bell Choir. Come join us this Sunday for a special All Music Worship service to praise Him who first loved us. No sermon. Our service is followed by a time of refreshments and fellowship. Come and enjoy. The church is located at 275 North Main Street. For further information phone us at 239-3159.
NORTHSIDE CHURCH OF CHRIST: Vacation Bible School at Northside Church of Christ registration is Saturday, June 11 from 9 to 9:30 a.m. Vacation Bible School is from 9:45 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Northside Church of Christ, 660 N. Lincoln Ave., Manteca. For more information call 823-4434.
Two months ago, I tuned into "Coast to Coast AM." Normally hosted by George Noory or Art Bell, this late-night broadcast features experts on all things bizarre and fascinating, from UFO's to Bigfoots to 9/11 conspiracy theories to shadow people and aliens who live beneath our planet's crust.
OUR LADY OF FATIMA: Will be holding a rummage sale in the church hall on Saturday, June 11 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Sunday, June 12 from 8 a.m. to noon. The church is located at 505 W. Granger Road in Modesto. This fund raising rummage sale benefits Our Lady of Fatima Filipino American Prayer Group (OLFFAPG). Donations are welcome and can be dropped off on Friday, June 10 from 1:30 to 8 p.m. at the church hall. Limited pickup is also available. For further information, please call Rebecca Garcia at 380-0652 ...
PRESBYTERIAN: All are welcome this Sunday at Manteca Presbyterian Church for the 10 a.m. worship service, even the next Survivor. Anne Talcott will lead our Praise Team in our opening songs. Come hear Pastor Dave Warner's sermon titled, "But God.: Can we question God? Our service is followed by a time of refreshments. Come join the fun. The church is located at 275 North Main Street. For further information phone us at 239-3159.
UNITED LUTHERAN: Join us Sunday, May 8, for the traditional service at 8 a.m. and/or the contemporary service at 10:30 a.m. This Sunday's sermon title is "The Focus of Heaven." Nursery care is available for children 6 months to 6 years old. Sunday school is at 9:15 a.m. On Wednesdays we have a Divine Communion Worship Service at 6:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome. To learn more about the weekly church activities, including Bible studies, and Youth, call 823-1971. United Lutheran is located at 649 Northgate Drive in Manteca.
It takes a gargantuan effort to launch even a single shuttle. Friday's bitter-sweet final launch would have been no exception. Behind the scene, thousands of unseen, unsung heroes all collaborate in what amounts to a minor miracle every time a mission is successfully brought to conclusion.
CALVARY COMMUNITY CHURCH: This Sunday at Calvary we continue the study on the book of Matthew with "The Cost of Following Jesus" featuring verses from Matthew 10:24-42. Pray 4 Manteca is a weekly prayer group held on Thursday from 12 to 1 p.m. in modular room 401. Its duration is one hour but is also designed for those who may only be able to stay for ten minutes. It gives people an opportunity to stop and call on God for the challenges they face in their respective areas of life and work. Easily accessible from any direction in ...
East Union High School special education teacher Brian Goulart promises to interject Christian spirit into the Manteca Community Prayer Breakfast next week, May 5, as its keynote speaker.
Cornerstone Community Church: Join us this Easter Sunday for a powerful illustrated message called "The Red Road." Pastor Scott Hoag, along with Pastor Travis Martin and Pastor Ed Morgan will trace God's road map for the atonement of mankind from the beginning to the cross of Christ. We will also be featuring award-winning artist Shirley Brocchini. Cornerstone Kid's church will have a glow-in-the-dark Easter egg hunt as well as a dramatic Easter presentation. Service times are 9 and 10:45 a.m. Nursery and preschool are available during both service times. We are located at 17900 Comconex Road ...
LATHROP – Troy Stein and his family are fighting for God, literally.