Bethlehem Lutheran Church

Come one, come all to Community Christmas Dinner

Celebrate Christmas Day the community way this Friday with an annual Auburn event. The Community Christmas Dinner in Auburn will start at 2 p.m. Christmas Day and include all the ...

Planning makes holidays even happier

In order to ensure some happy holidays, a little planning’s in order. There’s a lot of festive fun to be had through the end of 2009, and now’s the time to grab your calend ...

Women’s issues placed in spotlight

Beth McGovern, legislative director for California’s commission on the status of women, is the featured speaker at a free community education program “On Being a Savvy Advocate ...

Resurrection continues to transform, not just at Easter

Spring has arrived at last. Aside from my allergies getting worse, I am so glad that spring is here. The sunshine, warm climate and blooming flowers are the beautiful things that m ...

Bethlehem Lutheran brings folks together

By the time 2 p.m. rolled around on Christmas Day, volunteers with Bethlehem Lutheran Church had already delivered 197 meals. It’s all part of the 19th annual Community Christma ...

It’s possible to have a merry, kitchen-free Christmas

Cooking for Christmas? Bah humbug. If all you want for Christmas is to spend more time under the tree and less time standing over the stove, local restaurants and grocers are her ...

Faith, politics intertwine in election year

Religion and politics. Many people would suggest that you avoid these topics as points of conversation, fearing that such conversation might become contentious. Furthermore, there ...

Kites bring day of uplifting fun

It's tricky learning to fly a kite. You have to get the kite up at just the right time and you have to know how to work it, said 7-year-old Julia Heisleman. You have to know ...