Local Mormon church hosts blood drive

TEMECULA – Lifestream to host community blood drive at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 32374 Pauba Road in Temecula Saturday, Feb. 25, from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Donors receive free cholesterol screening and Gift of Life Donor Loyalty points that may be redeemed in the online donor store at www.LStream.org. Donors […]

Local students serve with Mexico Outreach

AZUSA – Azusa Pacific University students from the local area served with Mexico Outreach during the fall semester. Murrieta residents Enrique Escalante, Kezia Cunalata, Brittany Daniels and Taylor Johnson along with Temecula residents Megan Myers and Kayla Abrahamian all volunteered their time with Mexico Outreach. Mexico Outreach was founded on the principle that young people […]

Divine Mercy Conference set for Feb. 17 and 18

PALA – The 19th annual Divine Mercy Conference will be held Friday and Saturday, Feb. 17 and 18 at the San Juan Diego Center, Mission San Antonio De Pala, located at 3015 Mission Road in Pala. The opening Mass will be celebrated by Father Dave Leon Friday at 7 p.m. Registration is not required for […]

Local Students Serve in Ministry

ASUZA – Four local Azusa Pacific University students served in ministry through the Center for Student Action during the fall semester. Students serving were Hadasa Castro of Menifee and Temecula residents Morgan Lawrence, Matthew Catibayan and Alexandra Citta. Throughout the year, students have numerous opportunities to build relationships in the city of Azusa, greater Los […]

Temple Beth Sholom to present ‘An Evening of Jewish Musical Heritage and Learning In Celebration of Hanukkah’

TEMECULA – Temple Beth Sholom of Temecula will be hosting its second annual Hanukkah community event. “An Evening of Jewish Musical Heritage and Learning In Celebration of Hanukkah.” The event will be held Thursday, Dec. 29, at the Temecula Community Conference Center located at Temecula City Hall, 41000 Main Street in Temecula.  Doors open at 6 p.m. with educational sessions and […]

Menifee Church hosts a variety of events this holiday season

MENIFEE – Revival Christian Fellowship in Menifee will host a variety of holiday themed events, celebrating the birth of Jesus throughout the month of December. The celebration began Dec. 4, with the fresh telling of an ancient story, “The Shepherd of Bethlehem.” The church hosted Pastor Bill Welsh of Refuge Calvary Chapel Huntington Beach, as […]

The View Church gives over 100 Thanksgiving meals to community families

MENIFEE – On Sunday, Nov. 20, members of The View Church came together in a collective effort to compile over 100 boxes filled with complete Thanksgiving meals for families in the Temecula Valley. Each box, or care package as volunteers called them, was complete with a 10 pound turkey, side dishes and even a pie […]

Thanksgiving 2016: A holiday filled with food and thanks in Hemet and San Jacinto

Thanksgiving 2016: A holiday filled with food and thanks in Hemet and San Jacinto

It was both giving and thanks in the communities of Hemet and San Jacinto as churches, nonprofits and grateful restaurant owners provided and estimated 3,000 meals to the homeless, shut ins, seniors and the lonely on America’s truest Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 24. The largest hungry and grateful residents appeared Thursday morning at the Val Vista […]

Local outreach ministry holds annual Christmas party for children

Local outreach ministry holds annual Christmas party for children

WILDOMAR – As part of its annual series of festive, charitable events for children, the Community Outreach Ministry will hold its 16th annual Angel Tree Christmas Party Sunday, Dec. 11, at the Elks Lodge No. 2591 in Wildomar. Approximately 200 children of incarcerated parents have been adopted and invited by invitation to attend this year’s party. Of […]

Blessing of the Animals planned

Blessing of the Animals planned

TEMECULA – St. Thomas of Canterbury Episcopal Church in Temecula will hold its first annual St. Thomas Pet Fair and Blessing of the Animals, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1 at the church, 44651 Avenida de Missiones, Temecula.  Pets will be available for adoption with many animal support and rescue agencies on hand. […]