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Salvation Army is first a church

It is often said The Salvation Army is a church with its sleeves rolled up, ready to serve those people who are in need of a hand-up. The Auburn Corps has a food bank for those pe ...

People of Auburn: Thanks

On behalf of the Auburn Presbyterian, Bayside Auburn, and Pioneer United Methodist churches, I would like to say thank you to all the families who donated to our Auburn Community F ...

Hunting for a hoppin’ holiday weekend?

There are all kinds of egg-celent Easter events planned this weekend around Auburn. Active 20-30 Easter egg hunt Active Auburn 20-30 Club No.19 once again hosts a community Easter ...

Congregations celebrate reason for holiday season

This time of year can easily, overwhelmingly become all about getting your hands on what’s shiny and new, on overloading the days with shopping, wrapping, baking and merry-making ...

Dec. 17 Church News

The following is a sampling of what area churches have to offer this week and in the following weeks: Aglow — Grass Valley Pastor: Revs. George and Lillie Parker, LionSong M ...

Church protest, anyone?

Is anyone out there aware of any protest that has taken place over the establishment of a Christian church within two blocks of where the First Amendment was drafted? Arthur D. Fu ...

Higher standard must prevail

This anti-Muslim sentiment is perpetuating hate and it needs to stop. I’m tired of hearing the argument that you wouldn’t be able to build a church in a Muslim country. Burni ...

Woman claims necklace was hers

I would like to inform all of you that the “heavenly treasure,” the necklace (Journal, March 7), in fact did belong to me, Frances Hare. It was a gift to me, given by my siste ...

How much evidence will help you believe?

The gospel, the message of Christianity, is packed full of unverifiable historical claims and supernatural assertions. Consider the following: • The Bible claims that God create ...

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 ...

God can do more with parishes

God can only do so much with us as individuals, but can do so much more with us as a community or parish. Christ called his apostles individually but they soon formed a community ...

Pro-Prop. 8 signs pop up outside Auburn church and polling place

Pro-Proposition 8 signs outside a North Auburn church that is also serving as a polling place has a voter “appalled.” Andy Wright contacted the Journal on Monday to say that si ...

Pastor column: How quickly signs of Easter celebrations fade

I've just returned from a visit with my son in Tucson, Arizona. While there I was struck by the reality of how quickly and completely signs of our Easter celebrations slip away. ...