Bidwell Presbyterian Church: 131 W. First St.: Preregister. Three indoor worship services (masks required). “Instead of Escape, He Offers Equipment,” in the series, “On Earth as It is in Heaven – The What and Why of the Gospel.” 8:15 a.m. traditional in the sanctuary; 9:30 a.m. contemporary at 131 W. First St.; 10:45 a.m. modern in the sanctuary. Scripture: Matthew 11:28-30. Kidwell Park child care provided during 10:45 a.m. service, (must pre-register at bidwellpres.org. Sunday. Live streaming on bidwellpres.org. 343-1484.
Butte Bible Fellowship: 2255 Pillsbury Rd.: “What Happens When the Church Prays in Unity,” from Pastor Lou Diaz, in the “Church in Action” series, 10 a.m. with Communion. Scripture: Acts, 11. In-person service with COVID-19 protection rules followed. Also on Zoom. Church office, 9 a.m.-noon, Tuesdays-Fridays, for Zoom number (same each week). 892-0521.
Calvary Chapel Chico: 1888 Springfield Dr.: “Surviving the Storm,” from Pastor Sam Allen, 9 and 11 a.m. Communion Sunday. Scripture: Acts 27. In-person services. Service also at YouTube, Facebook, KQIP 107.1 FM and CCChico app on Apple, Android, Amazon and Roku devices. 894-1441.
Center for Spiritual Living: Meditation service with Andy Turenne, guide, 9:30 a.m. Inspiration Lesson from Deidrey Francois, inspirational speaker, 10 a.m. Both based on the monthly theme, “Consciousness of Unity.” Online only at the Center for Spiritual Living Chico YouTube Channel. Call 895-8395 for more information. Book of the Month: “An Appeal to the World,” by His Holiness the Dalai Lama.
Chico Friends Meeting: 9-9:45 a.m. and 10:30-11:30 a.m. Sunday. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for Zoom invitation.
Christ International Fellowship: “The Assurance of Eternal Life,” from Pastor Roger Scalice, 10 a.m. Scripture: 1 John 5. Meets online temporarily at cifchico.org. Click on link at website.
Church On the Esplanade: “Hunger and Thirst No More,” from Pastor Bill Eslick, 11 a.m. Scripture: Leviticus 29:9-10. Worship and Livestream @ 11 a.m. 891-4178.
Covenant Reformed Church: Meets at 3612 Hicks Lane (Seventh-day Adventist building): “Heidelberg Confession Question 113: What Does the 10th Commandment Require?,” 10:30 a.m. Scripture: Romans 7:7-8…
Evangelical Free Church of Chico: 1193 Filbert Ave.: “Hope Stands: A Lifestyle of Hope.” “God is great in mercy and because of Him, hope stands. This hope leads the Christian to a new way of living.” Continuation of the series, “Hope Stands,” from Pastor Kenny Stone, 9 a.m. Message also available via Livestream on the church YouTube channel, EFCC Chico, and for later viewing on Facebook page. Information, www.efcChico.org or 343-6022.
Faith Lutheran Church: 1 p.m. COVID-19 Phone Prayer Group. Daily. To join, email email@example.com.
Faith Lutheran Church: 667 E. First Ave.: Worship with message from Pastor Ben Colahan, 9 a.m. Scripture: Joshua 3:7-17, Matthew 23:1-12 for All Saints Day. Outdoor, in-person service, 9 a.m. Online service 11 a.m. at facebook.com/Faithlutheranchico/Live or chicofaithlutheran.org. Audio sermons available at chicofaithlutheran.org. 895-3754 or email firstname.lastname@example.org with questions or for more information.
Firm Family Church: 1137 Arbutus Ave.: Worship with message, “Am I My Brother’s Keeper,” 4 p.m. Scripture: James 5:13-20. Communion served followed by a “dinner on the grounds.” For more information, visit firmfamilychurch.org, email@example.com. 680-8512.
First Christian Church: 10 a.m. Sunday. Service can be live streamed on fcchico.com.
Grace Community Church: “A Gospel of Grace,” part 1 in the series, “What’s in a Name,” broadcasts live at 10 a.m. at www.gracechico.org. 343-5528.
Living Hope Fellowship: 355 Panama Ave.: In-person and Zoom. “The Point of Prophecy,: from Heath Jarrett, 9:30 a.m. Scripture: Daniel 7:1-28. Masks and social distancing required. For Zoom service, contact the church office, 342-8642, or go online to the website to find a contact form to request an invitation. Worship service at livinghopechico.com. Scroll to the bottom of the homepage and click the “Livestream” button.
Neighborhood Church: Outdoor service, 9-10 a.m. Bring lawn chairs. There will be programs for children ages 3-fifth grade. No pets allowed. Service can be live streamed on the Neighborhood Church of Chico Facebook page or church YouTube channel, bit.ly/ncchico. 343-6006.
Our Divine Savior Catholic Church: Saturday night 5 p.m. Mass. Fr. Martin Ramat. Readings: Revelation 7:2-4, 9-14, Psalm 24:1bc-2, 3-4ab, 5-6, John 3:1-3, Gospel Matthew 5:1-12a. Sunday Mass: 8 a.m. Fr. Martin Ramat. Readings: Readings: Revelation 7:2-4, 9-14, Psalm 24:1bc-2, 3-4ab, 5-6, John 3:1-3, Gospel Matthew 5:1-12a. Saturday Vigil and Sunday Mass live streamed through Zoom, Facebook and YouTube. All formats can be accessed on church website, ourdivinesavior.org.
Redeemer Evangelical Lutheran (LCMS): “The Saints are Blessed,” from the Rev. Donald A. Jordan on All Saints’ Day, 10 a.m.Scripture: Matthew 5. Divine service, with Sunday School/Adult Bible class 8:45 a.m. Resources, sermon and bulletin available at redeemerchico.org and on YouTube. 342-6085.
St. Augustine of Canterbury Anglican Church-Traditional: 228 Salem St.: “Blessed,” from Bishop Peter F. Hansen, Feast of All Saints and Holy Eucharist, 8 and 10:30 a.m. Services in-person and by Zoom. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for Zoom invitation.
St. John’s Episcopal Church: 10:15 a.m. Sunday. Father Yale. Services on stjohnschico.org and Facebook.
Trinity United Methodist Church: “Drying the Tears of the World,” from the Rev. David S. Vallelunga, 10:30 a.m. Scripture: Revelation 7:9-17. Virtual service on Zoom or Facebook Live. Access worship service by contacting the church office, email@example.com or call 343-1497 to receive an invitation. Also today, Drive-thru Trick or Trunk in the church parking lot starting at 4 p.m.
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship: Message from the Rev. Ranwa Hammamy, executive director of UU Justice Ministry of California. “As we take action during this election cycle, we are reminded of our principle for democracy and our ability to create truly transformative change through our actions.” 10:30 a.m. Live streamed at UUChico.org.
Victory Chapel: 130B W. East Ave. beside Harbor Freight: Services and prayer for the sick, 10:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. 230-8680.
Magalia Community Church: 13700 Old Skyway: Worship service 10 a.m. in the historic 1896 chapel. For service topics, check out the church Facebook page @ Magalia Community Church. firstname.lastname@example.org.
First Lutheran Church: “Life After,” a study of the Book of 1 Thessalonians. 9 a.m. Worship is streamed Sunday morning at 9 a.m. on the church Facebook page or YouTube channel. www.orlandlutheran.com.
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