The Rev. Jerry Cook will speak at Fountainhead Foursquare Church at 8:30 and 10:30 a.m. services Sunday, Feb. 8, at 3690 Highway 395 in south Carson City.
Cook is the best-selling author of “‘Love, Acceptance & Forgiveness,’ A Few Things I’ve Learned Since I Knew It All,” and together with his wife Barbara has authored, “Choosing to Love, and the Odyssey of a Relationship.”
His newest book is “The Monday Morning Church: Out of the Sanctuary and Into the Streets.” This book draws from the New Testament letter to the Ephesians and lays out how Christians can be the church not just in buildings on Sunday, but 24/7 in everyday living.
Cook has spent his life in ministry and addresses conventions and conferences throughout the United States and overseas, and also maintains a teaching and church consulting ministry.
At 10 a.m. cafe refreshments will be served. All are welcome. For information, visit http://www.fountain
headcc.org or call 267-4488.
A Senior Potluck Luncheon is at noon Monday, Feb. 9 in Chartz Hall at St. Teresa’s Church, 3000 N. Lompa Lane, after the 11:15 a.m. Mass.
Guest speaker is Frances Ashley, who is with Crisis Intervention. Bring a dish to share. For information, call 882-1968.
“Crab Claws for a Good Cause” ” St. Teresa of Avila Catholic School’s sixth annual benefit is from 6-11 p.m. Friday, Feb. 20 at St. Teresa’s church, 3000 N. Lompa Lane. Cost is $40 per person, or $50 reserved table seats of six or 12. An adult evening of live music, dancing and crab, with a silent auction.
Tickets are available at the school office; early purchase is recommended. Call the school at 882-2079.
First Presbyterian Church ” Youth Group meets at 6 p.m. Sunday evenings at the church, corner of Division and Musser streets.
The group is planning at 30-hour famine Feb. 27-28, an event of service and sacrifice. It is also done to raise money to help thousands who die each day without access to clean water and basic medical supplies. For information, call 882-1032.
New officers of the Presbyterian Church ” Elder Class of 2011 are George Branson, Todd Butterworth, Ken Jeter, Gladys McKenzie and Mary Lou Pawley.
Deacon Class of 2011 are Nate Berger, Kristie Creek, Kay Keeton and Valentina Midboe.
First wedding service in the new Presbyterian Church Hall ” A renewal of vows of Bonnie and Mike Martinkus at 2 p.m. Feb. 14.
The Presbyterian Church will host an All-Family Wii Night ” 7-9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 20 at the church, corner of South Division and King streets.
Secret Witness turns 40 this year – and it’s helped solve many of Northern Nevada’s most violent crimes
Secret Witness tips have played a pivotal role in solving some of the most violent crimes the greater Northern Nevada region has seen. To date, Secret Witness has paid out more than $300,000 in rewards to anonymous tipsters. Rewards range from $50 (graffiti/tagging) to $1,500 (armed robbery) to $2,500 (murder).