Ukiah Daily Journal from Ukiah, California on July 12, 1974 · Page 6
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Ukiah Daily Journal from Ukiah, California · Page 6

Ukiah, California
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Friday, July 12, 1974
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6—Uklah Daily Journal, Uklah, Calif. Friday, July 12, 1974 irnal/lJ Watergate--What is By DAVID D. ANDERSON UPI ReUgkm Writer Religious leaders of all theological and political persuasions agree that the Watergate scandal reveals some kind of flaw in the instilling of a moral base through the educational process. One response to that vacuum has come from the National Educational Association, a major teachers' union. The NEA has announced that, with Watergate as the catalyst, it has put together a series of lesson plans on the problems of morality associated with the government scandal. "Too often," an NEA spokesman said, "Teachers have felt they could only show good citizenship by being totally loyal to the government and never questioning what it ac. tually does." He added that the NEA lesson plans show that the "system is fine" but some individuals within it have caused problems. The lesson plans are divided into three age groups — kindergarten to fourth grade, fifth through ninth grade, and 10th grade through the junior college level. At the earliest grade levels, children play a game called "Playing Fair," in which they deal with playground situations with an attempt to learn how to treat others fairly. Some theologians, however, are worried that attempts to teach children about morality in the post-Watergate era still make dramatically wrong assumptions about people's innocence. "We cannot bring a stronger morality to public places," according to Roman Catholic lay theologian Michael Novak, . "nor increase even by a little the circle of morality in our private lives, unless first of all we clear the mist of false innocence from our eyes." Novak, writing in the current issue of A.D. magazine, a joint publication of the -United Presbyterian Church and the United Church of Christ, stressed that the lesson of Watergate is not that there is Rev. Schmrtf s topic is lion in the Streets' "A Lion is in the Streets" is the title of Dr. Elmer Schmitt's sermon this coming Sunday, July 14, at the United Methodist Churchy Smith and Pine Streets. The service begins promptly at 9 a.m. followed by a fellowship hour in the Social . Hall. Church school begins at 10 a.m. and, in addition to having " classes for grade school children, also includes at least two adult discussion groups. Adjournment is scheduled for 10:40 which makes just "100 minutes for God" to start out the Lord's Day. The title of Pastor Schmitt's message comes from Proverbs 26:13-14. During July his sermons have been based on a study of this famous book of wisdom. Those who are old enough and are familiar with American' history will also recognize the title of a well-known novel that appeared in 1945. While the book is fiction (written by. Adria Locke Langley) and contains , the usual "any likeness to characters either living or dead is purely coincidental" it was generally accepted that it was a thinly vieled partial biography of the then-famous demagogue Huey Long. Special treat at the worship service will be a musical number by veteran members of the choir including Jack and Marie Goudge, Duane and Kathryn Thompson. People coming off the midnight shift and brave souls that can get up early enough will be welcomed by a continental breakfast at 8:30 a.m. 'Children' topic of mossago Sunday First Christian Church will gather at 10 a^m. this Sunday for Morning Worship, concentrating on Jesus' teachings about children. . Pastor. Bob Lewis will speak on the topic, "True wisdom is the ability, shared by children and saints, to look at themselves and the world and to see what is really there." some higher morality of a mythical past to recapture. "Our children need to be told often and accurately about the power of evil," Novak said. ''Once we grasp the power of evil in each of'us," he added, "we are in a better position to base our families upon an accurate Christian realism." Novak presently serves as assistant director of the Rockefeller Foundation's humanities program, For Novak there were two wrong lessons to teach about Watergate: first, and suggested by several of the young men caught in the web of the scandal, was politics is always corrupt and people should stay out of it; secondly, the sentimental and nostalgic idea that there was some "higher morality of our ancestors." "Can any truly believe that the nation is less moral in 1974 than in 1934...or in any other year?" he wrote. The trouble with Americans, he said, was that "we want to be moral so ardently that we begin to imagine that we are moral. We Want others to believe that we are a good people." But the Founding Fathers, he said, did not delude themselves about the goodness of tjie American people, "They didn't trust anybody. "American democracy is built upon the premise that human beings are too corrupt to trust." The need, he said, is to develop a Christian realism which will uncover "one deception at a time, day by day...setting up systems of detection that penetrate public masks and hold powerful tendencies in check." SUNDAY CONCERT APPEARANCE — The "Real Life" Singers. Real Life' Singert will appear in Five dedicated young adults from the Santa Rosa area, participate in various moods of worship, during a well-rounded concert of sacred music and sharing.' From the contemporary ballad styles, the Ught sing-along choruses, to the earnest appeal of the standard hymn, God's presence is evident. All of the members are involved in many phases of local church work, as teachers, committee members, or department advisors. They have been singing together in several combinations for the past two or three years in northern California. Soprano, Vonnie Ponsford, keeps active as an interior decorator when not assuming her housewife duties. Larry Lawton is an accountant during the week when not singing tenor in the group. Larry's wife, Cathy, sings occasionally and accompanies at the piano. Diane Bttttard-adds a warm alto element to \ "Real Life." Steve Atkins f 01« in the baritone andbassllnes. \ « The "Real Life" Singers approach each of their songs with a prayerful openness, each one believing, real life is in Christ. Th4 Real Life Singers will appear in concert at the Evangelical Free Church, 004 Jones Street, on Sunday July 14 at 7:30 p.m. The public is cordially invited to attend. SCIENCE OF MIND) LECTURE Sunday At 11: AM HOME FEDERAL SAVINGS 4 LOAN BUILDING 607 S. Stat* St. Corner of Mill* State Entrance off rear parking area The Public Is Invited Sponsors Uklah Vallmy Crmamory Fresh Dairy Products 323 No. Main St., Ukiah Masonltm 1 Corporation Ford Rd.. 461-2961 Burns Goodyear TlrmSmrvlcm Recapping-Batteries-Tires Tubes-Accessories Wheel Balancing i Day Service Pickup and Delivery 949 No. State St., Ukiah Phone 462-7756 Hlllsldm Community Hospital A Non-profit Corporation 333 Laws Avenue, Ukiah Ph, 462-6631 UJcloh Shoo* Moral Works Heating and Air Conditioning Residential ?nd Industrial Installations Estimates and Engineering Orr Springs Rd. Olt N. State Ukiah Ph. 462 4864 Ford Grovel Co.. Inc. 991 Talmage Rd., 442-5251 Approved,Aggregates Permables—Base Materials .. READY-MIX CONCRETE ' Sponsors Ilea's Oofry Knudson Products No. Redwood Highway, Ukiah 442-47(9 Retail-Wholesale United Land A ; Timber Co. 1261S. State St. 112 N. State St. <t2-8451 —442-1441 Medico Drug Surgical Appliances—Cosmetics Photo Equipment—Toiletries .Free Delivery Monte Hill—Steve Oberlatz—' Owners 200 N. State St., Ukiah Ph. 462-3815 (Day or Night) Kmnnmdy Homes Building Contractors New Homes—Apartments ' Custom Homes—Remodeling Serving Lake A Mendocino Counties Hastings,Ave., Ukiah, 462-5052 Parnum Paving, Inc. Grading and Paving Contractor P.O.Box 807, Ukiah •• Ph. 415-7626 Montgomery Ward A Co. Visit our Large, New Modern Store lor the Finest in Service. Merchandise and Low Prices Deep Valley Shopping Center, Ukiah „ Ph. 462-1731 NEIGHBORHOOD FOURSQUARE GOSPEL Rev. Phillip Hlnshaw 4(54»4S Bush and Henry Sunday-School l0:am Morning Worship 11 :am Sunday Eve. «:pm Thurs. 7:pm FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH of Hopland </] Block east ol 101 on Lakeport Rd. Sunday School 9:45a.m. Sunday Worship 11:00a.m. Sunday Evening Worship 6 p.m. Wed. night Prayer meeting 7 p.m. Pastor, Rev. Hugh Rogers LANDMARK MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH 400 Observatory Avenue Elder Bill Whala, Minister Phone 442-1121 Sunday: Sunday School 10: am Morning worship 11: am , Evening Worship 6:30 pm ST. MARY'S CATHOLIC CHURCH 5M W.Perkins St. Phone 462-1411 Msgr. Tournier Frs. Lamoureux, Klsh, Kurran ,. Sun. Masses: 7, ». 11 A.M., 12:15 (Spanish), 6 p.m. Daily Masses: I A.M. (Church) and 5:15 P.M. Convent (140 Mendocino Dr.) Confessions: Sats. 4:10-5:30 P.M.; 7:10-9:00 P.M. GRACE LUTHERAN Wabash and Dora Streets Del Kjorvostad, Pastor 462-7795 Sunday Worship Service 9:30 A.M. Nursery Provided CHURCH OF CHRIST 161 Rupe St. Chuck Ford, 462-3145 Sunday Services 10:30a.m. SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTIST CHURCH Arvln Winkle, Pastor 442-1322 1390 Laws Avenue Saturday: 9:30 a.m. Sabbath school; 11 am: morning worship; Wednesday: meeting. 7:30 p.m. - prayer UNITED METHODIST CHURCH Dr. E.W.J. Schmitt, Minister - 462-3360 Worship Service 9:am Church School 10:am 6:30 p.m. Youtn Fellowship FIRST BAPTIST | CHURCH 100 W.Smith St. ,442-2779 William C. Duncan. Pastor Sunday: Church School 9:45 a.m.; Moriling Worship 11:00 a.m.; Youth .Fellowship Activities 6:00 p.m.; Evening Worship 7:30 p.m.; Wed. 7:00 p.m. Youth Bible Study; Wed. 7:10 p.m. Prayer * Bible Study. FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH Dora and Perkins Streets Ukiah, California 95482 Mr. George Nelson Clerk of Session 462-2417 Sunday School 9:30 am Worship Service 11:00 am Nursery provided POTTER BIBLE CHURCH Phone PiV. 743-1751 Sunday 9:45 a.m. Sunday School for all ages; 11 a.rn. morning worship; 6 p.m. Youth Training; 7:00 p.m. Evening Service. CHURCH OK CHRIST 601 N. State St. Warren Beaman, Preacher Phone 462-1729 ' Sunday Services: 9:30 a.m. Bible Study 10:30 a.m. Worship; 6:00 p.m. Eveninq Worship 'CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE Rev. D. W. Livingston, Pastor 7:45 AM Mens Prayer 9:45 AM Sunday School 11:00 AM Morning Worship 2:10 PM Rest Home 6:00 PM Evening Womip 7:15 PM Youth •7:00 Wed. Bible Study CHURCH OK CHRIST SCIENTIST 204 South Oak Street Sunday: 9:30 a.m. Sunday school; II a.m. church service. Wed. eve. a p.m. Reading Room: Tues., Thurs. Sat. •1 to 4 p.m. except Holidays. GOSPEL TABERNACLE North of the Forks on Highway liJl Gordon Engman, pastor. Phone 462 8476 Sunday: 10 a.m. Sunday School 11:30 a.m. worship services; 7 p.m evening service. Radio Program 2:00-2:36 p.m. Sunday. For bus ride to church, call 462 8476. POTTER VALLEY COMMUNITY METHODIST The Rev. Elmer H. Pododd, Pastor P.V. 743-1152 Sunday: 9:45 a.m. Church School for all ages; 11 a.m. Bible worship. ASSEMBLY OK GOD Smith and Barnes Streets The Rev. W. Cornish Jones, pastor Sunday: 9:45 a.m. Sunday School, lor the whole family; 11 a.m. Morning Worship; 6: p.m. evening' service. Wed. 7:p.m. Bible Study & Prayer. KINGDOM HALL OK JEHOVAH'S WITNESSES Gilford Denncrline, Minister 462-5441 Sunday 9:30a.m. Public Discourse; 10:30 a.m. Bible Study CALVARY BAPTIST CHURCH (Conservative) 465 Luce Ave., Ukiah Phone 462-5638 Rev. David Donnell, Pastor Sunday: Sunday School 9:45 a.m.; morning worship 11 a. .; Youth fellowship 6 p. .; evening service 7 p.m.; Wed. Bible study 7 p.m. 1ST BAPTIST CHURCH OK REDWOOD VALLEY West Road Sunday School 9:45 a.m. Church 11:00a.m. Church, Training 6:00p.m. Worship Service 7:00 p.m. Wed. Bible Study 7:00 p.m. Pastor: Rev. Dan Durham PEOPLE'S TEMPLE .DISCIPLES OP CHRIST Parsonage—7600 East Road, Redwood Valley Jim Jones, pastor Phone 485-6710 Sunday worship, 11 a.m. and I p.m. Childrcns Worship: Thurs. p.m. For 485-8710. free transportation call TRINITY BAPTIST CHURCH Pastor, Wayne Creel 900 So. DorJj, 462-8569 or 462-7074 _ Sunday: Sunday School am. Morning Worship 1.1: am, , Evening Service 5:10 pm. Youth Fellowship 4:10 pm. Wed. Bible Study 7:00 pm. CHURCH OF-GOD OF PROPHECY Saturday Afternoon Club * Oak 8. Church St. Jack Willis, Pastor—462-4175 Sunday School 9:45 a.m.; Morn. Worship 11 a.m.; Sun.. & Tues. Eves., 7 p.m. Youth Nile; Tues. Thurs. 7:30 p.m. . , BIBLE BAPTIST CHURCH At the Forks, Ukiah, California Pastor Amos Beglcy 10 a .m. Sunday School II a.m. Worship Service 7 p.m. Sunday Worship Service 7 p.m. Wednesday Prayer Meeting REDWOOD VALLEY COMMUNITY CHURCH Ken Hewitt, Pastor Nondenominational School Way, Redwood Valley Phono 485-8541 Sunday School. 11:00 a.m. mor-- rij'ng worship service; 6:30 -p.m.. Youth meetings; 7:30 p.m. Evening worship. FAITH LUTHERAN CHURCH 560 Park Blvd. Rev. Edwin Sohn, Pastor Phone 462-2618 or 462-7298 Worship services at 8:30 and 11:00 a.m. and Sunday School and . Bible classes at 9:45. Holy Communion is celebrated on the 1st and 3rd Sundays at 11:00, and on the 1 2nd and 4th Sundays at 8:10. Morning Prayer and Bible Study Wednesdays at 10:00 a.m. FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH 140 North Spring Street Phone 462-5830 Pastor Bob Lewis Sunday School • Worship Service ll :00 ;a.m. Nursery provided during church hour for preschool children; Youth meetings 12:00. CALPELLA COMMUNITY CHURCH 625llrdSt.-Calpella . Phone 485-8420 Sunda y School 9:45 a. m. Worship Service 11 a.m. Young People Wed. Night 7 p.m. EVANGELICAL FREE CHURCH Corner of Jones and Oak Park James Ratzlaff, pastor Phone 462-6792 Dial a Meditation 462-1600 Sunday: 9:45 a.m. Sunday School; 11 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. worship services; Youth Fellowship 6:00 p.m. CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER-DAY SAINTS 1317 S. Dora Street, 462-2181 Donald H.MlCallum, Bishop Sunday: 8:45 a.m. Priesthood; 10:30 a.m. Sunday school; 4:10 p.m. Sacrament meeting. HOLY TRINITY EPISCOPAL Fr. Bob Herlocker, Rector Service held and offices at 640 Orchard Avenue Sunday: 8 a.m. Holy Communion; 10 a.m. lamily service and church school. Holy Communion every Sunday, .462-8042. BETHESDA CHURCH 170 Wabash 462-4409 Rav. Don K. Hammons Sun. School 9:45 Morning Worship ll:am Evtnlng Service 7:08 Young People's SMS pm Service Mid Weak Service Wed. Night 7:10 pm CALVARY TEMPLE PENTECOSTAL CHURCH OF GOD Rev. Donald J. Cox, Pastor Phone 462-3117 Parducci Rd., N. of Ukiah Sunday: 9,45 a.m. Sunday school; 7 p.m. Evangelistic. CHURCH OF CHRIST 25 Norgartt LaVie Ukiah, 4*2-1478 Minister VernOH ttilley Sunday Bible Studyr-10 a.m.; Sunday Worship—11 a.m. £ 7:00 p.m.; Evening Worship— , Wednesdays, 7:10 p.m.

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