Religion Briefs, July 8 – Medford News, Weather, Sports, Breaking News
Archangel Gabriel Orthodox Church
The church, at the Shoppes at Exit 24, 205 Fern Valley Road, Suite Z, Phoenix, will hold Vespers services at 6 p.m. on Saturday, July 9 and Tuesday, July 12. A divine liturgy service will be held at 9 a.m. on Sunday July. 10 a.m. and 8 a.m. and Wednesday, July 13. For more information, call 541-690-8822 or visit gabriel.church.
Ascension Lutheran Church
The church, at 675 Black Oak Drive, Medford, will hold in-person, live worship at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday, July 10. For more information or a link to the livestream, call 541-773-3594 or see ascensionlutheran.com.
Central Point First Presbyterian Church
The church, at 456 W. Pine St., Central Point, will hold a worship service at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday, July 10. Call 541-664-1828.
First Medford Presbyterian Church
The church, at 85 S. Holly St., will offer a contemporary service in Fellowship Hall at 8:30 a.m. on Sunday, July 10 and a traditional service at 11 a.m. in the sanctuary. Recorded video services and additional information are available at firstpreschurchmedford.com. The church offers free packed lunches for the hungry from 9 a.m. to noon Monday through Thursday. Call 541-779-1711 or visit firstpreschurchmedford.com.
Grace Lutheran Church
The church, at 660 Francis Lane, Ashland, will hold a Bible study at 9 a.m. on Sunday, July 10. A worship service will follow at 10 a.m., and fellowship, coffee, and refreshments will follow the service. Call 541-4872-1661 or visit gracelutheranashland.org.
Medford’s First Christian Church
The church, at 1900 Crater Lake Ave., will hold an in-person service at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday, July 10. The service will also be streamed live via the church’s Facebook page. The church hosts weekly access to the food pantry from noon to 2 p.m. on Mondays and a free community dinner from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursdays. Call 541-772-8030 or visit mfccor.org.
Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church
The church, at 56 Williams Lane, Shady Cove, will offer confession at 9.30am on Sunday July 10 and Mass of the Ascension of the Lord at 10am. For more information, call 541-779-4661.
Rogue River SDA Christian Church
The church, at 4300 N. River Road, will offer its eight-part Summer Vespers Series “The Greatest Battlefield” presented by Pastor Tom Bentley at 7 p.m. on Fridays. Meet for fellowship, special music, song and special message. Dial 541-582-1262.
Sacred Heart Catholic Church
The church, 517 W. 10th St., Medford, offers Mass at 8:30 a.m. Monday through Saturday, with the Rosary at 8 a.m. and Divine Mercy after Mass. Weekend Mass will be offered on Saturday, July 9, with a vigil at 5:30 p.m. in English and 7 p.m. in Spanish. Masses for Sunday, July 10 in English are offered at 8:30 a.m. and noon, at 10:15 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. in Spanish and at 3:30 p.m. in Latin. Confession is offered from 3:30 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. on Saturdays. The Adoration Chapel is accessible 24 hours a day. Go to the office, open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday to Friday, to obtain the access code. Call 541-779-4661 or visit Sacredheartmedford.org or Facebook.com/sacredheartmedford.
Shady Point Seventh-day Adventist Church
The church, at 14611 Highway 62, Eagle Point, will hold Bible studies at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 9. A worship service will follow at 10:40 a.m. The church will hold its annual garage sale from Monday to Friday, July 18. 22. See spadventistchurch.com.
St. Peter’s Lutheran Church
The church, 1020 E. Main St., Medford, will hold an in-person worship service at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday, July 10. A Bible study for adults will follow. Audio recordings of the sermons are available at stpeterlutheran-medford.org. Dial 541-772-4395.