Religion Briefs, June 24
The church, at the Shoppes at Exit 24, 205 Fern Valley Road, Suite Z, Phoenix, will hold a Great Vespers service at 6 p.m. Saturday, June 25. A Divine Liturgy service will be at 9 a.m. Sunday, June 26. For more information, call 541-690-8822 or see gabriel.church.
The church, at 675 Black Oak Drive, Medford, will hold an in-person and livestream worship service at 9:30 a.m. Sunday, June 26. For more information or a link to the livestream, call 541-773-3594 or see ascensionlutheran.com.
The church, 1020 E. Main St., Medford, will hold an in-person worship service at 9:30 a.m. Sunday, June 26. An adult Bible class will follow. Audio recordings of sermons are available at stpeterlutheran-medford.org. For information, call 541-772-4395.
The church, at 85 S. Holly St., will offer an informal service at 8:30 a.m. Sunday, June 26, in the church fellowship hall and a traditional service at 11 a.m. Sunday in the church sanctuary. Recorded video services and additional information are available at firstpreschurchmedford.com. The church offers free bag lunches for the hungry from 9 a.m. to noon Mondays through Thursdays. For more information, call 541-779-1711.
The church, at 660 Francis Lane, Ashland, will hold a Bible study with Pastor Josh Heimbuck at 9 a.m. Sunday, June 26, in the church fireside room. A worship service with Communion will follow at 10 a.m., and coffee and refreshments will follow the service. For more information, call 541-4872-1661 or see gracelutheranashland.org.
The synagogue, at 185 N. Mountain Ave., Ashland, will hold a family Shabbat at 5 p.m. Friday, June 24, with Rabbi David Zaslow and storyteller Devorah Zaslow in the Havurah garden for multi-generational songs, a story and welcoming Shabbat. Call 541-488-7716 for more info.
The church, at 1801 E. Jackson St., will hold an in-person worship service at 10 a.m. Sunday, June 26. The service will be livestreamed on the church’s website and YouTube channel. Masks are encouraged for anyone attending in person. For more information, call 541-772-8860, email firstname.lastname@example.org or find a link to the livestream at medforducc.org.
The church, at 1900 Crater Lake Ave., will hold a worship service at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, June 26. The service will be livestreamed via the church’s Facebook page. The church holds an ACCESS food pantry Mondays from noon to 2 p.m. A free community dinner is offered from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursdays. For more information, call 541-772-8030 or see mfccor.org.
The church, at 56 Williams Lane, Shady Cove, will offer confession from 9:30 to 10 a.m. Sunday, June 26, and Ascension of the Lord Mass at 10 a.m. For information, call 541-779-4661.
The church, at 4300 N. River Road, will offer its eight-part “The Greatest Battlefield” summer vespers series at 7 p.m. Fridays starting July 1. The first installment will feature a sermon from Pastor Tom Bentley titled “Rewire Principle.” For information, call 541-582-1262.
The church, at 305 N. Fifth St., Jacksonville, will hold a worship service with Holy Communion at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, June 26, under the direction of The Rev. Alan Mezger. Music will be provided by church organist Robin Stroh. A time of fellowship and refreshments will follow. For more information, see standrewsanglican.org.
The church, at 140 N. Oakdale Ave., Medford, will hold worship services with communion at 8 and 10 a.m. Sunday, June 26. The 10 a.m. service is available on YouTube and Facebook. The church opens its food pantry at 9:15 a.m. Wednesdays. A men’s Bible study, “Theology on Tap,” will be offered July 7. For more information, call 541-773-3111 or see stmarks-medford.org.
The church, 517 W. 10th St., Medford, offers Mass at 8:30 a.m. Mondays through Saturdays, with a rosary at 8 a.m. and Divine Mercy following Mass. Weekend Mass will be offered Saturday, June 25, with Vigil at 5:30 p.m. in English and 7 p.m. in Spanish. Mass services Sunday, June 26, in English are offered at 8:30 a.m. and noon; 10:15 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. in Spanish and 3:30 p.m. in Latin. Call 541-779-4661 or see sacredheartmedford.org or Facebook.com/sacredheartmedford.
The church, at 14611 Highway 62, Eagle Point, will hold Bible studies at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, June 25. A worship service will follow at 10:40 a.m. For more information, see spadventistchurch.com.
The church, at 456 W. Pine St., Central Point, will hold a worship service at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, June 26. For more information, call 541-664-1828.