Faith

History made with Placer County Torah dedication

Sounds of joy emanated Sunday from the Chabad House in Granite Bay for the dedication of the first community Torah of Placer County. More than 100 people filled the Chabad House i ...

Ignite Community Church opens in Roseville

You may have seen plenty churches in the Roseville, Rocklin and Granite Bay area, but you haven’t seen everything.  Ignite Community Church, originally based in Elk Grov ...

Granite Bay senior donates paintings to friends, volunteers

When Granite Bay resident Glenn Allen picked up a brush in an art class for the first time at age 63, he had no idea his pastime would turn into more than just a hobby. Now, almos ...

Granite Bay has many options for finding faith

With the renewal of spring comes for some the desire for a renewal of the spirit. People want to do better, be better and alleviate suffering of their own and that of others. For s ...

Bayside Church: for those who don't like church

Bayside Church prides itself on providing a high-energy, encouraging and welcoming place of worship for both people who love attending church and those who are hesitant to become p ...

Back and Forth: A conversation with Rabbi Korik

Rabbi Yossi Korik came to south Placer County a little more than eight years ago after having lived his entire life traveling, living and studying in just about every corner of the ...

New assisted-living facility for seniors opens in Granite Bay

Pres James has always possessed a fondness for the elderly and often finds herself gravitating to seniors at church to engage them in conversation and learn the details of their li ...

Lee Strobel to speak at National Day of Prayer event

Nationally acclaimed author and speaker Lee Strobel has been confirmed as the keynote speaker for the ninth annual Northern California National Day of Prayer breakfast, which will ...

The cure for homelessness in Placer County?

Is the solution to homelessness as simple as providing homes to people who don’t have them? A growing group of Placer County residents thinks so. David Loya is the executive ...

Counter-protestors show up to support Granite Bay High theater students

Love and hate were potentially going to battle it out Thursday evening at Granite Bay High School as theater students prepared to perform “The Laramie Project” inside a ...

US premiere of ‘Every Day in Cambodia’ held at Bayside

"Every Day in Cambodia" puts a face on the global horror of sex trafficking. Actually, three faces. Three very young faces. The CNN Freedom Project documentary features ...

Redefining the parent-child relationship

It’s likely a universally accepted truth: Parenting is difficult. Add in an ever-changing technological landscape and the ongoing struggle of trying to keep current on what ...

Granite Bay church names new associate pastor

At a special meeting of the congregation Oct. 20, Lutheran Church of the Resurrection voted unanimously to call Pastor Ralph Supper to serve as their associate pastor. His arrival ...

Service knows no season

This Christmas, Maranatha Volunteers International will again send volunteers on a family-oriented mission trip. The nonprofit, which relocated to Roseville in 2009 after 20 years ...

Chabad of Placer County helps ring in Festival of Lights

For many people, Chanukah – the Festival of Lights brings back fond memories of childhood years and serves to renew asense of identity. The Chanukah lights are in ...