Briefs: Local Religion April 25, 2009
Group to have garage sale
• The Lighthouse Christian Center Youth Group will have a garage sale fundraiser from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. today at Scrapbook USA, 2478 Patterson Road, No. 19.
The group also will sell hot dogs, chips and drinks as it raises funds for a trip to the Acquire the Fire Concert.
‘Fireproof’ to be shown
• The movie “Fireproof” will be shown at 5:30 p.m. Sunday at Valley Bible Church, 646 29 1/2 Road.
Admission and child care are free.
Hamburgers and hot dogs will be sold beginning at 5 p.m.
Call 245-0913 for information.
Academy to host youth event
• Intermountain Adventist Academy, 1704 N. Eighth St., will have a youth event Friday and Saturday with music, worshiping, fellowship, community outreach, hiking and food.
Friday’s events begin at 7 p.m. and Saturday activities begin at 9 a.m. with a continental breakfast.
Call Tomsi or Iana at 242-7747 for information.
Minister releases new edition
• J. Douglas Bottorff, minister of the Unity Church of Grand Junction, has released a new edition of his 1998 book, “A Practical Guide to Prosperous Living.”
The book includes “Total Prosperity in Twenty-eight Days,” which implements the core elements of the original edition. Bottorff will present a 12-week series of talks based on the book beginning Sunday at the church, 3205 N. 12th St.
The book is available at the Unity Church Bookstore for $12.95.
Call 243-3550 for more information.
Musical group to be at Avalon
• The Superchick Hey! Hey! Tour will stop in Grand Junction on Thursday to perform at the Avalon Theatre, 645 Main St.
Doors will open at 6 p.m. and the concert is at 7 p.m. Reserved Artist Circle tickets are $25, reserved floor tickets are $20, reserved balcony tickets are $20 and for groups of 10 or more tickets are $15.
For more information or to purchase tickets, go to Web site http://www.monumentalevents.com/main/events/events.html.
Women to have friendship day
• Churchwomen United will host a May Friendship Day Celebration at 11:30 a.m. Friday at First Congregational Church, 1425 N. Fifth St.
A potluck luncheon will be followed by the program “Building on Our Stories,” which is inspired by scripture from Joshua 4:1-9. It will feature memories shared by Churchwomen United members.
No reservations are required. Take a salad for the potluck.
Call 243-1903 for information.