The rules were simple: No handshakes. No hugging. And no drinking from the cup at Holy Communion.
For decades, people have come together on the first Thursday in May to pray for leadership in government, military, news media, business, education, church and family.
The Naches Church of the Nazarene is providing prayer and encouragement for those feeling lonely and isolated, according to a news release. If you would like a word of prayer or encouragement, call 509-653-2774.
The coronavirus may have curtailed social gatherings, school and work, but it has not stopped spring.
YAKIMA, Wash. — On Friday the Rev. César Vega led evening prayer, and then Mass, at Holy Family Catholic Church in a setting familiar yet unusual.
The Plaid Door of St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church is offering grants to local nonprofits.
A race unity devotion and introduction to the Baha’i faith is planned Sunday.
A free talk on Christian Science is planned at 2 p.m. March 8 in Yakima.
The East Valley Church will have its annual baked potato dinner from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11.
A replica of the Shroud of Turin is traveling through Central Washington, with a presentation planned in Yakima on Sunday, Feb. 9.
An introduction to the Catholic faith will take place Jan. 21 at St. Paul Cathedral School, next door to the church.
A popular Celtic-themed Christmas Eve service will happen twice Tuesday evening, but the added event comes amid bittersweet news.
The Yakima Seventh-day Adventist Church will offer a 2020 Positive Choices class starting Jan. 7.
Canticus Vocal Ensemble, a Central Washington-based chamber choir, will present Handel’s “Messiah” on Dec. 15 at Englewood Christian Church in Yakima.
St. Paul’s Knights of Columbus honored
The Yakima Association of Faith Communities will host a Thanksgiving Eve Interfaith Service beginning at 7 p.m. Wednesday at St. Paul’s Cathedral, 15 S. 12th Ave., Yakima.
Spring is a time to be outside in the garden and yard. It’s a good idea to give all your transplants, and maybe your seed beds, a good feeding with compost or an appropriate commercial fertilizer to get things off to a good start.
Heritage to host Interfaith Brunch and Prayer Service
Relics of St. Padre Pio at Holy Family Catholic Church
St. Michael’s Episcopal Mission is having a benefit dinner and auction Saturday evening to support its service work in the Yakima community.
Baha’i to hold prayer meeting Sunday
The Yakima Baha’i community will celebrate the birth of the Bab bicentenary on Oct. 28.