Religion briefs, Aug. 5
The church, at the Shoppes at Exit 24, 205 Fern Valley Road, Suite Z, Phoenix, will hold Great Vespers services at 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 6 and Wednesday, Aug. 10. A Divine Liturgy service will be at 9 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 7, and at 8 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 11. 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. For more information or a link to the livestream, call 541-773-3594 or see ascensionlutheran.com.
The church, at 85 S. Holly St., will offer a contemporary service at 8:30 a.m. Sunday, and a traditional service at 11 a.m. Recorded video services are available at firstpreschurchmedford.com. The church offers free bag lunches for the hungry from 9 a.m. to noon Mondays through Thursdays. Call 541-779-1711 or see firstpreschurchmedford.com.
The church, at 456 W. Pine St., Central Point, will hold a worship service at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Call 541-664-1828.
The church, at 660 Frances Lane, Ashland, will hold a Bible study with Pastor Josh Heimbuck at 9 a.m. followed by a worship service with Communion at 10 a.m. Sunday. A barbecue will follow the service. Call 541-4872-1661 or see gracelutheranashland.org.
The church, at 1900 Crater Lake Ave., will hold in-person worship at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. A service will be livestreamed via the church’s Facebook page. The church holds an ACCESS food pantry from noon to 2 p.m. Mondays and a free community dinner from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursdays. Call 541-772-8030 or see mfccor.org.
The church, at 56 Williams Lane, Shady Cove, will offer confession at 9:30 a.m. Sunday, and Mass at 10 a.m. Call 541-779-4661.
The fellowship in Ashland will not hold services Sunday, but will offer previously recorded services on its website at rvuuf.org and its YouTube channel. A Zoom coffee hour will still be held. To receive a link to the coffee hour, subscribe to the weekly “news to note” at https://rvuuf.org.
The church, 517 W. 10th St., Medford, offers Mass at 8:30 a.m. Mondays through Saturdays, with rosary at 8 a.m. and divine mercy following Mass. Weekend Mass will be offered Saturday, with vigil at 5:30 p.m. in English and 7 p.m. in Spanish. Mass services Sunday, 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 to 5:15 p.m. Saturdays. Call 541-779-4661 or see sacredheartmedford.org.
The church, at 14611 Highway 62, Eagle Point, will hold Bible studies at 9:30 a.m. Saturday. A worship service will follow at 10:40 a.m. See spadventistchurch.com.
The church, at 140 N. Oakdale Ave., Medford, will hold a worship service with communion at 8 and 10 a.m. Sunday. The 10 a.m. service is also available on YouTube and Facebook. The church opens its food pantry at 9:15 a.m. Wednesdays. Call 541-773-3111 or see stmarks-medford.org.
The church, at 2000 Oakwood Drive, Medford, will hold an indoor worship service at 9 a.m. Sunday, and an outdoor service at 10:45 a.m. Those attending the outdoor service are encouraged to bring a chair or blanket. An online service is available at 9 a.m. Sundays on the church Facebook page and at wpcmedford.com. Call 541-773-8274.