Faith

History made with Placer County Torah dedication

Sounds of joy emanated Sunday from the Chabad House in Granite Bay for the dedication of the first community Torah of Placer County. More than 100 people filled the Chabad House i ...

Lincoln author features family’s faith in new fantasy novel

Author D. K. Ogans has a new Christian fantasy novel, “The Enchanting Legends of Shiloh Mansion,” a story set in a fascinating place situated in the midst of a fores ...

Counter-protestors show up to support Granite Bay High theater students

Love and hate were potentially going to battle it out Thursday evening at Granite Bay High School as theater students prepared to perform “The Laramie Project” inside a ...

Jessup singers hit the road for four-day tour

On an evening when the crowd at Sleep Train Arena established a new Guinness Book of World Records mark for loudest crowd noise at an indoor stadium, the cheering began early. How ...

Foothill Bible Church gets new building

  Foothill Bible Church will hold its first church service in Lincoln city limits at 8:30 and at 10:30 a.m. Easter Sunday. Foothill Bible Church, currently located at 2730 V ...

Holiday humor sometimes needed

The holidays are supposed to be a season of joy and merriment but sometimes what is supposed to be and what is are very different. For some, it will be a struggle to get into the ...

Child paralyzed by stroke making strikes

Sunnie Hoekstra of Lincoln is making strikes since she suffered a stroke almost three weeks ago. “Yeah” was her first word, her mom, Arielle Hoekstra said. “She ...

Lincoln Calendar

Thursday, Sept. 13 Lincoln Rotary – Noon meeting is at the Lincoln Woman’s Club, 499 E St. Info: President Clark Osterhout at 543-5294. Karaoke night – Runs from 7-11 p.m. ...

Calendar

Thursday, Sept. 6 Lincoln Rotary – Noon meeting at the Lincoln Woman’s Club, 499 E St. Info: President Clark Osterhout at 543-5294. Roseville Chapter No. 9 of the Widowed Per ...

'Fiddler on the Roof' still pertinent almost five decades later

Know and Go: What: Music Circus presents “Fiddler on the Roof” When: Tuesday through Sunday only. 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday; 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday at 8 ...

Wellness can be guided by "The Serenity Prayer"

No matter what your religious beliefs, most of us have heard ?The Serenity Prayer? at one point in life. This prayer offers 24 words to wellness and never were there more true word ...

Parish priest is promoted

The celebration to say goodbye to St. Rose of Lima pastor Rev. Michael O?Reilly has been postponed from June 23 to June 30 for unforeseen reasons, Liturgy Coordinator Joy Robles to ...

Know your neighbor; embrace their culture

After 20-plus years in this business, my No. 1 lesson is that everyone is worth knowing. Everyone has fascinating stories to tell, if we only make time to listen. It could be y ...

Mercy Ministries needs more than the Bible for its treatment methods

Our front-page story on Mercy Ministries points out serious health risks. It wasn’t easy to report. We don’t want to negatively portray a faith-based organization and possibly ...

Salt Mine an institution in Lincoln

A quarter of a million, or 250,000, meals is a lot of food to provide in one month. Yet that’s what the nonprofit Salt Mine in downtown Lincoln gave to 1,800 Lincoln and Sheridan ...