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Church News

We are happy to publish, at no cost, news about churches and spiritual events and programs in the Roaring Fork and Colorado River valleys. “Church News” runs every Friday in the Options section.

Send us your information and photos by 5 p.m. Tuesday for the following Friday’s edition, to, mail a crisp copy to P.O. Box 550, Glenwood Springs, Colo. 81602, deliver it to the newsroom at 2014 Grand Avenue, or fax to 945-4487.

Parenting teenagers seminar offered

The First United Methodist Church, 824 Cooper Ave., Glenwood Springs, presents a parenting teenagers seminar from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7, with Dr. Dana Max. Max is a clinical psychologist in private practice and has worked extensively with young people. He will speak about the eight essential ingredients for effective parenting, the ten commandments of effective communication, adolescent development and creative consequences. Cost is $15 per person or $25 per couple. Call 945-6232 to register.

Bible study begins Sept. 11

A Precept Upon Precept Bible study entitled “Covenant,” runs from Sept. 11 to Dec. 11 at Mountain View Church in Glenwood Springs. The Precept study method is embraced by people seeking to know the truths of the Word of God for themselves. These in-depth studies are widely acclaimed for their practical, personal approach to Bible study. The study includes homework discussion and lecture to unlock the message of God’s Word. This study is uniquely designed for the serious student as well as for the individual who has never studied the Bible before. For more information, call Nancy McClellan, 945-6853 or Mountain View Church at 945-8328.

Seventh Day Adventist services

The Seventh Day Adventist Church, 0086 Village Dr. in south Rifle, has Sabbath School at 10 a.m. Sunday, 11 a.m. worship and a Wednesday praisefest at 7 p.m. For more information, call Pastor Dave Bottroff, 625-1215.

Film series continues through August

The Congregational Church of the Valley in New Castle presents a Christian oriented children’s film series from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. each Sunday in August. Treats will follow. For details, call 984-2232.

Grace Tabernacle services

Grace Tabernacle of Rifle, 2128 Railroad Ave., Ste. 002, invites you to worship at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday. For information, call 970-274-0703.

Marble Church services

The Marble Community Church holds services each Sunday at 10 a.m. Services for Sunday, Sept. 1, will be led by Rev. Linda Arocha Boylan and Karen Tafejian will be the organist.

Methodist services

Sunday services at the Basalt Community United Methodist Church are 9:30 a.m. at 200 E. Homestead Ave. in Basalt and 7 p.m. at 24593 Fryingpan Rd. in Thomasville.

Presbyterians meet

The First Presbyterian Church of Glenwood Springs worship service is at 10 a.m. each Sunday. Coffee and refreshments are served following the service. An adult study group meets at 9 a.m. Sunday. For more information, call 945-7331.

Carbondale Church holds services

The Church at Carbondale holds services at Roaring Fork High School Sundays at 9 a.m.

Church in the Park

New Hope Church in New Castle continues Church in the Park Sunday mornings through Sept. 1 at Riverside Middle School, 804 Main St. Service starts at 9:30 a.m. Bring lawn chairs or blankets. Nursery and children’s programs provided. For details, call 984-2656.

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