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Baptism of Helena Elizabeth Savoy August 3, 2013

Baptism of Helena Elizabeth Savoy August 3, 2013

  Bishop Gene Savoy Jr., officiant and father of the child Helena, applies baptismal water. PHOTO: Roger Weld The Rite of Baptism for Helena Elizabeth Patel Savoy, daughter of Bishop Gene Savoy Jr. and Radheka Patel Savoy, was held following Communion Service on Saturday August 3, 2013. The ceremony took place at 12:30 p.m. at the [...]

The Healing Sun: Sunlight and Health in the 21st Century

The Healing Sun: Sunlight and Health in the 21st Century

  REVIEW: The Healing Sun: Sunlight and Health in the 21st Century by Richard Hobday, PhD Two contrasting paradigms of our health relationship to the sun are presented in this book: advice from the modern medical community to avoid the sun, and the record of healing work done using the sun during the first half of the 20th century. [...]

Megan Sherrell graduates from Duke

Megan Sherrell graduates from Duke

Megan Ann Sherrell, born in Reno and raised in the International Community of Christ by her grandmother Nola Slevin, graduated from Duke University in Durham, North Carolina, on Sunday, May 15, 2011, with a bachelor of arts degree. Megan graduated with a double major in linguistics and Slavic and Eurasian studies (SES) and a history minor. She [...]

Church members attend Salvation Army Annual Dinner

Church members attend Salvation Army Annual Dinner

The Salvation Army Annual Dinner & Christmas Kettle Kick-Off on November 5, 2010, at Harrah’s Reno was attended by several members of the International Community of Christ. The dinner program and auction, with celebrity mistress and master of ceremonies Shelby Sheehan and Bill Frankmore of KRVN-TV News 4, opened the Salvation Army’s [...]

Healing Center Makes the News

Healing Center Makes the News

A series of ads and full-page articles on the therapies and history of the Healing Center appeared this season in the weekly magazine Reno News & Review and in the regional monthly magazine Healthy Beginnings. Reno News & Review has been carrying a regular series of advertisements for the spa. Healthy Beginnings has both ads for and [...]

Edith Forgy Memorial

Edith Forgy Memorial

A memorial rite was held to honor the life of the Reverend Deaconess Edith Wood Forgy on Saturday November 21, 2009, at the Memorial Chapel of The Holy Child. Edith passed into the Light on October 19, 2009, at the age of 77. The order for service included scriptural readings, eulogy, benediction of commital, and final blessing. A banquet [...]

Steamboat Hot Springs Spa Participates in Health Faire

Steamboat Hot Springs Spa Participates in Health Faire

On Wednesday afternoon April 15, the Right Reverends Sean Savoy and Rebecca Willis attended a Health Faire sponsored by United Blood Services. Promotional gift certificates for Steamboat Hot Springs Healing Center & Spa were donated for the fund-raiser.

Steamboat Springs Water Works Rate Increase Hearing

Steamboat Springs Water Works Rate Increase Hearing

On behalf of Steamboat Springs Water Works, the Reverend Rebecca Willis attended  a hearing conducted by the Committee on Labor & Commerce at the Nevada State Legislature on the afternoon of April 9.  Rev. Willis spoke in favor of a pending bill calling for the simplification of the process of applying for a rate increase through the Nevada [...]

Ordination Held at Trinity Episcopal Church

Ordination Held at Trinity Episcopal Church

On Saturday afternoon, February 21, the ordination of Jane C. Rohrer to the priesthood took place at Trinity Episcopal Church in downtown Reno. Attending the ceremony on behalf of The Second Advent Church was the Right Reverend Rebecca Willis. Rev. Rohrer was ordained by the Right Reverend Daniel Edwards, bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of [...]

Spring 1999

Spring 1999

January 17, 1999, marked the first time that ministers of the Second Advent Church attended the annual Martin Luther King Day celebration in Reno in an official capacity. Since that time, ministers of the Second Advent Church have attended faithfully each year and for the past several years have played a prominent role in the organizing of the [...]