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North County churches set to celebrate week of Christian unity

Lynne Schmitz
Lynne Schmitz

The annual ecumenical Week of Prayer for Christian Unity begins on Friday and concludes next Friday.

This year’s theme is “Justice, Only Justice You Shall Pursue” (Deuteronomy 16-20). All services are at 7 p.m. (except Saturday) with a prayer service followed by fellowship held each night in a different church.

Schedule and church locations:

Friday: Covenant Presbyterian, 1450 Golden Hill Rd., Paso Robles.

Saturday: Martin Luther King Day March begins at noon at Riverside and 21st Streets and proceeds to Flamson Middle School at 24th and Spring Streets, where a celebration will be held at 1 p.m. in the school auditorium.

Sunday: North County Christian Fellowship, 421 9th St., Paso Robles

Monday: St. Rose of Lima: 820 Creston Road, Paso Robles

Tuesday: Family Worship Center, 616 Creston Road, Paso Robles

Wednesday: Community Church, 5850 Rosario Ave., Atascadero

Thursday, Jan. 24: Solid Rock Christian Fellowship, 925 Bennett Way, Templeton

Friday, Jan. 25: Mission San Miguel, 775 Mission St., San Miguel

This week celebrates the shared beliefs of all Christians. All are welcome.

How you can help

When making those New Year’s resolutions I hope you decided to go out into your community and help. There are many really excellent opportunities, not only here in San Miguel but in all communities.

Go to to www.discoversanmiguel.com (Resource Connection), for current information on San Miguel events, businesses, organizations, churches and opportunities to volunteer. Topical entry forms and applications are available to fill out online. A history section features stories and pictures from early-day families, the town and area

Lynne Schmitz’s column is special to The Tribune. She is a longtime resident of San Miguel, and her column appears here every other Thursday. Reach her at Lynne_Schmitz@yahoo.com (with “San Miguel News” in the subject line) or at 805-467-3565.
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