January 27, 2011 in Washington Voices

Notebook: Air Force pilot to speak about Afghan relief efforts

Lisa Leinberger Lisal@Spokesman.Com

Lt. Col. Olaf Holm from Fairchild Air Force Base will speak about humanitarian efforts in Afghanistan at the Unity Church of Truth, 2900 S. Bernard St., Sunday at 4 p.m.

Holm’s talk is part of Three Cups of Tea – Spokane, a local organization promoting the work of Greg Mortenson, one of the authors of the book, “Three Cups of Tea.”

Holm is a pilot who has flown combat missions in Afghanistan who helped people suffering the effects of war and poverty through Mortenson’s group, the Central Asia Institute, and through Global Roots, a relief organization out of Portland.

For more information, call the church office at (509) 838-6518.

Biblically based finance

The Audubon Park United Methodist Church, 3908 N. Driscoll Blvd., will present a series of biblically based classes, Financial Peace University.

There will be an informational meeting Sunday at 1 p.m., and classes begin Feb. 13 at 3 p.m. for 13 weeks.

The cost is $100 and includes DVDs and other materials.

For more information, call the church office at (509) 325-4541.

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