religion

Granite Bay native starts new church

Harvest Bible Chapel opens Oct. 6 in Granite Bay, headed by Pastor Scott Hollingshead, who has returned to his hometown to start the church. Hollingshead first learned about Jesus ...

Roseville church celebrates 130th anniversary

For some 17 years, beginning in 1866, Methodists living in what would later become Roseville met in homes and barns to practice their religion. Back in 1850, a handful of ranchers ...

Bayside West names new pastor

Longtime pastor, professor and U.S. Air Force chaplain Dave Fredrickson has been named executive pastor at Bayside West Community Church in Roseville. Fredrickson will oversee sta ...

Bayside Church parishioners serve it up

Bayside Church canceled services this past weekend. They called off services at all four of their campuses, including in Granite Bay. But church leaders didn’t have people s ...

Granite Bay author voices criticism of Catholic Church

Two years in the convent was enough for Fran Fisher. Then 20 years old, she left the place she'd entered straight out of high school to forge another life, and one that didn't inv ...

Royal Stage opens studio in Roseville

When Tamara Warta became a Christian in high school, she gave up dancing, an activity she felt no longer aligned with her morals. She had grown up dancing in the Bay Area, but she ...

Planning commission OK's Granite Bay Seventh-day Adventist Church

The Granite Bay Seventh-day Adventist Church's plan for a new home on Sierra College Boulevard received conditional approval Thursday from the Placer County Planning Commission. T ...

Agape launches "Raise Her Ransom" effort to fight sex-trafficking

An anti-sex-trafficking group is asking men, especially fathers, to become involved in the Raise Her Ransom fundraising effort. Agape International Missions recently launched a fu ...

Roseville church brings Jesus's Last Supper to life

For the past 35 years, Don Harris has seen the Last Supper come to life. The Christian man enjoys sharing that experience with others and directed the third-annual Last Supper re- ...