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Eugene Peterson to speak at Church of the Nazarene

The Spokane Valley Church of the Nazarene is throwing its doors open to the public for “A Conversation with Eugene Peterson.” Peterson is best known as the author of “The Message.” Some of his more recent books include “Christ Plays in Ten Thousand Places” and “Eat This Book.”

Peterson, who resides in Montana, also is professor emeritus of spiritual theology at Regent College in Vancouver, B.C., and a retired pastor. His talk is sponsored by the Institute for Congregational Leadership, a Spokane-based nonprofit organization.

The event begins at 7 p.m. Friday at the church, 15515 E. 20th Ave., and includes dessert. The suggested donation is $15. Seating is limited; call 926-1545 for reservations.

The bells toll

Millwood Presbyterian Church will host its last concert of the season on Sunday. The concert will feature the musicians of Millwood – the Chancel Choir, the bell choirs and the Praise Team. The concert begins at 4 p.m. The public is welcome, and there is no charge. The church is at 3223 N. Marguerite Road.

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