Religion briefs for July 16


Orthodox church to host fundraiser

St. Joseph of Petersburg Orthodox Church Fundraiser, 27950 S.E. Haley Road, Boring, will host a barbecue fundraiser from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 7.

The event features church tours, music and a bake sale.

For more information, call 503-663-0703 or visit

Church to hold vacation Bible school

Rockwood United Methodist Church, 17805 S.E. Stark St., will hold vacation Bible school from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday, July 18-21.

Titled 'PandaMania, Where God's Wild about You!!' the school features Bible stories, games and crafts. Admission is free.

For more information, call 503-665-8764 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..