Community is invited
to Good Friday Service
MONTROSE -- Crescenta Valley United Methodist Church will be the
location for the Community Good Friday Service at noon on Friday. The
church is at 2700 Montrose Ave.
Guest preachers will be the Rev. Tina Rouse from St. Luke’s of the
Mountains speaking on “Jesus and the Disciples” and the Rev. Dave Roberts
of Montrose Church of the Nazarene discussing “Jesus Pays the Price.”
Several area clergy will help with the service. A reception with light
refreshments is planned in the Fellowship Hall immediately following the
For more information, call 249-6173.
Temple Sinai welcomes
GLENDALE -- Rabbi Jonathan Biatch, a San Fernando Valley native, has
been named the permanent rabbi at Temple Sinai of Glendale effective July
Born and raised in Studio City, Rabbi Biatch (pronounced “bite - ch”)
joins Temple Sinai after having served for several years as associate
rabbi at Beth El Hebrew Congregation in Alexandria, Va.
He was selected after a nationwide, yearlong search that began after
Rabbi Carole Meyers stepped down. In early January, Rabbi Biatch and his
wife, Rabbi Bonnie Margulis, spent five days visiting Temple Sinai. After
the visit, the board of directors unanimously voted to recommend him to
the congregation. A meeting of the entire congregation was held at which
the recommendation was unanimously accepted.
Community Good Friday
GLENDALE -- The Rev. Dr. Wayne Walters from the First United Methodist
Church of Glendale will speak at the Glendale Community Good Friday
Worship from noon to 1 p.m. at Glendale City Seventh-day Adventist
Church, 610 E. California St.
The host pastor is the Rev. Mitchell Henson.
A special offering will benefit the Salvation Army Meals on Wheels.
This event is organized by the Christian faith traditions of the
Glendale Religious Leaders Assn. led by the Rev. Frank Brougher,
Message is ‘Best
Is Yet To Come’
GLENDALE -- Chaplain William Curtiss will speak on “The Best Is Yet To
Come” at the 10 a.m. Sunday service at Glendale Church of Religious
A 15-minute meditation is at 9:30 a.m. Children’s Church for ages 5 to
12 is at 10 a.m. Child care is provided.
The church is at 2146 E. Chevy Chase Drive, Glendale. For more
information, call 244-8171.
topic on Palm Sunday
GLENDALE -- The topic will be “Crossroads: Power and Wisdom Crosses
Weakness and Folly” during the worship service at 11 a.m. on Palm Sunday
at Calvary Presbyterian Church.
The church is at 610 N. Glendale Ave.