International Day of Peace marked
Neighborhood Congregational Church will celebrate Peace One Day at 10 a.m. Sunday. Worship will focus on peace through prayer, music, message, and celebration. Violinist Paul McIntyre and Pianist Pam Wicks will offer a number of musical pieces during the morning.
International Peace Day officially takes place on Tuesday, as adopted by The United Nations. Peace One Day looks to engage all sectors of society, including governments, organizations of the United Nations system, regional and non-governmental organizations and individuals in observance of Peace Day, through the practical manifestation of non-violence and ceasefire in accordance with UN GA Resolution 55/282, and encourage action on Peace Day that creates a united and sustainable world, according to NCC.
Refreshments and informal conversation will follow the 10 a.m. celebration of peace, across the courtyard from the Sanctuary in Bridge Hall. Individual, private time with Healing Touch ministers will also be available in the St. Francis Garden on the lower level at 11:30 a.m. All are invited and welcome at Neighborhood Church, an open and inclusive congregation at 340 St. Ann’s Drive. Free parking is available in the church parking lot at the corner of Cleo and Glenneyre streets. For more information, call (949) 494-8061 for more information.
Prayer Fridays start at Presbyterian Church
Laguna Presbyterian Church will open its Sanctuary on Fridays from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for “Prayer Fridays Open Sanctuary.” .
All are invited to refresh from busy schedules during this time for stillness, contemplation and silent worship at 415 Forest Ave., Laguna Beach.
Preschool celebrates 50 years
Laguna Presbyterian Preschool will celebrate its 50th year anniversary from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday at Laguna Presbyterian Church, 415 Forest Ave., Laguna Beach. All are welcome. For more information, call the preschool at (949)-494-0504.