First published in the Feb. 9 print issue of the Outlook Valley Sun.
Photos by Mary Emily Myers
Outlook Valley Sun
La Cañada Presbyterian Church held two services for its 75-year anniversary celebration, which featured former LCPC pastors Gary Dennis, Gary Demarest, Judy Durff, Jim Milley and Jon Wilson.
The first 9 a.m. service was a traditional service that included the choir and orchestra. The following event at 10:30 a.m. was a contemporary service that included the baptism of Hannah Hope and Sophia Grace Rector, children of Jeff Rector and Katie Phillips-Rector, assistant director of Children’s Ministry at LCPC.
Other former pastors in attendance were Kristin Leucht, who gave the time for young Christians, Karen Berns, Ken Kalina, Jerry Tankersley who helped serve communion.
Current pastors participating in the services included interim Pastor Gareth Icenogle, associate Pastors Chuck Osburn and Cindy Frost and Parish Associate Peter Hintzoglou.