Religious events in the San Fernando Valley, September 10-17 – Daily News

North Hollywood’s First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) on Colfax Avenue in Studio City. (Google StreetView)

Here is a sampling of upcoming religious gatherings in the San Fernando Valley.

September 10

Sherman Oaks Lutheran Church: The church is holding a contemporary service at 5 p.m. Also, a traditional/mixed service, at 10 a.m. on Sundays. Reverend Titus Utecht is the pastor. The church’s September newsletter, the Oakleaves: bit.ly/3CPsExS. The church is located at 14847 Dickens St. 818-789-0215. www.facebook.com/ShermanOaksLutheran. shermanoakslutheran.org

September 11th

Fourteenth Sunday of Pentecost at Prince of Peace Episcopal Church: Two services, 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. (The 10 a.m. service is broadcast live on (Sunday service bulletin: bit.ly/3h83EUS. 5700 Rudnick Ave., Woodland Hills. 818-346-6968. The bulletin of the congregation for this week: www.popwh.org/happenings.html Information on how to watch online: www.popwh.org/

Count to 10! : Reverend Michael McMorrow explains the message during the 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. services. The theme for September is “Seven Corresponding Virtues.” Spiritual Life Center – Granada Hills, 17622 Chatsworth St. 818-363-8136. www.facebook.com/csl.granadahills. Weekly update and upcoming courses: conta.cc/3L7s3d1

The gift of the community: Reverend Jim Sillerud explains the message, based on Luke 6:12-16, during the 9 and 11 a.m. services. Communion to both offices. The church’s September newsletter, the Spire: bit.ly/3RUgiZP. 10400 Zelzah Ave, Northridge. 818-360-1831. www.fpcgh.org

Chief of sinners: Pastor Timothy Jenks delivers the message, based on 1 Timothy 12-17, at 9:30 a.m. Sermons also available for viewing on the church’s Facebook and website. Canoga Park Lutheran Church, 7357 Jordan Ave. 818-348-5714. www.facebook.com/canoga.park.lutheran.church; www.cplchurch.org

Fourteenth Sunday of Pentecost: Guest speaker, Reverend Melissa Maxwell-Doherty, delivers the message at 9:30 a.m. View the weekly bulletin here: (www.stlukelutheran.com/events-1) as well as the Sunday bulletin: bit.ly/3RQ91tP. St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, 5312 Comercio Way, Woodland Hills. 818-346-3070. www.stlukelutheran.com

Open House at Temple Beth Emet: Meet members of the Reformed congregation, learn about the temple and Hebrew school, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The temple is located at 600 N. Buena Vista St., Burbank. 818-843-4787. www.templebethemet.com

First Christian Church of North Hollywood (Disciples of Christ): Reverend Jonathan B. Hall has been named senior pastor. Hall begins his ministry on September 11. Sunday service, 10 a.m. The church is located, 4390 Colfax Ave., Studio City. 818-763-8218. www.fccnh.org

Stop taming the desert: Rev. Douglas Dickson delivers the message, based on Luke 15:1-10, at 10 a.m. (in English), and Rev. Ralph Kwon delivers the message at the 11:30 a.m. service (in Korean). September Church Bulletin: bit.ly/3Rw6pBi. Northridge United Methodist Church, 9650 Reseda Blvd. 818-886-1555. www.facebook.com/northridgeumc. www.northridgeumc.org

The dancing god: Rev. Steve Peralta explains the message, based on Luke 15:1-11, during the 10:30 a.m. service. North Hollywood United Methodist Church, 4832 Tujunga Ave. 818-763-8231. www.facebook.com/nohofumc1. Bulletin details: conta.cc/3eBJK8u

Communion Water Collection: Reverend Matthew McHale leads the service for a new year for the church congregation, with worship associate Julie Borden, 10:30 a.m. The congregation and guests are asked to bring a small amount of water from a favorite place for a ceremony. Also bring a food to share for the potluck after the service. Check the website for how to watch the service online. Emerson Universalist Unitarian Church, 7304 Jordan Ave., Canoga Park. 818-887-6101. emersonuuc.org

I agree to stay centered and focused on the spirit: Matt Toronto gives his thoughts on the topic of the month, based on Romans 8:6 during the 11 a.m. service. Unity Burbank – Center for Spiritual Awareness, 637 S. Victory Blvd., Burbank. 818-841-4037. Watch the service on Facebook: www.facebook.com/unityburbank. Details on the church and services in the “Words of Light” newsletter: bit.ly/3R3UBGx

Jazz Vespers at Northridge United Methodist Church: Charles Owens with Steve Cotter, Henry Franklin, Don Littleton and Theo Teddy Saunders, 6 p.m. Free admission. An offering will be taken. 9650 Reseda Blvd. 818-886-1555. www.northridgeumc.org. Details in the September church bulletin: bit.ly/3Rw6pBi

September 16

Shabbat at Shomrei Torah Synagogue: 6:00 p.m. Also a Shabbat morning service, 9:30 a.m. on September 17. 7353 Valley Circle Blvd., West Hills. 818-854-7650. www.stsonline.org

September 17

Food drive for CSUN Food Pantry: The Community Concerns Committee of First Presbyterian Church in Granada Hills is holding a non-perishable food drive to help stock the pantry at Cal State University, Northridge, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. September 17 and 8:30 a.m. at 11:30 a.m. on September 17. 18. Pantry benefits students who do not have much income to feed themselves while school is in session. Current needs: canned soups and other preserves, canned pasta and dry goods; as well as hygiene items including soap, feminine products and shampoos. No glass containers or expired items. The drive-thru and a church volunteer will drop off your donation at 10400 Zelzah Ave., Northridge. 818-360-1831. www.fpcgh.org/outreach. More details on California State University, Northridge Food Pantry here: bit.ly/3ch6IRl and here: bit.ly/3TeJiNe

Selichot in Kol Tikvah: A wine and cheese reception at 7 p.m., followed by a service at 8 p.m. Reservations required: www.koltikvah.org/event/selichot2022. 20400 Ventura Boulevard, Woodland Hills. 818-348-0670. www.koltikvah.org/

Selichot at Temple Aliyah: The evening is presented jointly with the Shomrei Torah Synagogue, from 7:45 p.m. to 11 p.m. Reservations. 6025 Valley Circle Blvd., Woodland Hills. 818-346-3545. www.facebook.com/TempleAliyahCA. Details: bit.ly/3AKKUpl

September 18

Procession and mass in recognition of all immigrants: Procession before the office, 3:00 p.m. Archbishop José H. Gomez celebrates Mass, 3:30 p.m. Relics of saints. Frances Cabrini, Toribio and Junipero Serra will be present and available for worship. Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels, 555 W. Temple St., Los Angeles. olacathedral.org. Details: bit.ly/3U8TYO3

September 20

Los Angeles Catholic Prayer Breakfast: The guest speaker is Curtis Martin, founder and CEO of Fellowship of Catholic University Students, from 6:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. Tickets $40 (credit card or PayPal only). Registration required in advance. Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels, 555 W. Temple St., Los Angeles. 800-838-1356. Information about FOCUS: www.focus.org. www.lacatholicpb.org

Send information at least two weeks in advance. [email protected] 818-713-3708.

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