| Aug 21, 2014
| 4:00 PM
About 20 members of La Caņada United Methodist Church cheered on the Los Angeles Dodgers in their home game against the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday, Aug. 15, which the Brewers won, 6-3. The local group joined roughly 1,000 other members of their faith for...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 6:26 PM
Dick Holway dropped by one day to give me some old photographs that had belonged to his parents, Cyril and Alice Holway. They were photos from First Methodist Church of Glendale, that huge sanctuary at the corner of Wilson Avenue and Kenwood Street....
| Jul 30, 2014
| 12:36 PM
At 10:30 a.m. on Sunday, La Caņada United Methodist Church begins a series of five sermons about the Kingdom of Heaven (Matthew 13:1-53). Dr. Joel Green, dean of the Fuller School of Theology, launches the series with "What Kind of King? What Kind of...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 2:55 PM
Harry E. Klages, a World War II pilot who owned Cathell Bros. & Co. Inc. and was a longtime volunteer with the Friends of Jerusalem Mill, died Monday at Upper Chesapeake Medical Center of complications from a fall. He was 93.
The son of Harry E. Klages,...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 10:08 PM
A Pennsylvania Methodist minister, who was defrocked six months ago after officiating at his son’s same-sex wedding, on Tuesday won his appeal to have his religious credentials restored.
The Rev. Frank Schaefer had been suspended for 30 days on...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 10:05 AM
Frank Schaefer, a Methodist minister who was defrocked six months ago after officiating at his son’s same-sex wedding, won his appeal to have his religious credentials restored by the church on Tuesday.
Schaefer, of Lebanon, Pa., had been...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 3:26 PM
Frank Schaefer this week will be appealing the outcome of last year's trial that stripped him of his lifelong vocation as minister of the United Methodist Church.
The former minister of Lebanon, Pa., was suspended on Nov. 18 for 30 days by a jury of...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 3:46 PM
The women's group at La Caņada United Methodist Church this month welcomed guest speaker Ilse Peetz to their meeting. The retired pastor spoke to the women on the subject of assistance to those in need, including work by the United Methodists Committee on...
| May 16, 2014
| 12:42 PM
Ralph W. Miller, a retired mechanical engineer who had been a founding partner of a Baltimore engineering firm, died May 8 of heart failure at the University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center. He was 91.
The son of Edward A. Miller, a cemetery...
| May 6, 2014
| 8:58 AM
The Rev. Mandy Flemming will take over as the new pastor at Laguna Beach United Methodist Church in South Laguna beginning July 1, according to a news release.
Bishop Minerva Carcano appointed Flemming to the post, currently held by interim Pastor...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 6:53 PM
The La Caņada United Methodist Church Youth Group this Friday begins its ninth year participating in World Vision’s 30-hour famine, “Release the Feast,” by joining their counterparts at Glendale United Methodist Church in fasting between...