Dateline: July 24, 2014 – Posted: 10:15 PM PDT – Don Schnake is a long time member of the Crystal Cathedral and well known usher on Sunday morning, As many of you know, Don’s surgery scheduled for today took six and one half hours to complete, and we are happy to report Don is doing well.
Don has also been an avid participant on the Pens-
We all pray for you to heal quickly, Don.
Dateline: July 19, 2014 – Hour of Power viewers and local membership of Shepherd’s Grove who have been anxiously waiting to view the HOP program airing on Sunday, July 20, to hear Bobby’s remarks about “getting laid” are going to be sorely disappointed.
The program airing this weekend on the Hour of Power is a repeat of program 2301 and is numbered program 2320 for this airing. So, Bobby’s “foot in mouth” message from July 6, 2014 will air on August 17, 2014 as HOP program 2324. Why the change in program airing this particular program? We have no idea.
UPDATE July 21,2014 From a knowledgeable staffer.
Dateline: July 6, 2014 – Pen’s Opinion Buzz is often criticized by the detractors of this website for occasional inaccuracies in the “Campus Buzz.” However, the disclaimer in the orange banner above says, “What’s talked about, witnessed, leaked, passed around and anonymously emailed.” Having said that, here is an item we received today.
“Tree of Life is beginning its move into the sanctuary on July 28– the day after the final taping of the ‘traditional Hour of Power.’”
Consistory member and close Schuller friend, Jim Case is overseeing the renovation project with money coming from consistory member and close Schuller friend, Jim Dawson.
The design for the Tree of Life is by wife of close Schuller friend and co-
Dateline: July 6, 2014 – Former Crystal Cathedral / Shepherd’s Grove organist, Tom Leonard in the news!
Tom was Guest Organist today, Sunday, July 6, at St. Andrew’s Church in Newport Beach, California.
Dateline: July 6, 2014 – Does anyone (other than ministry officials) know what the
real plan is concerning the discontinuance of the in-
At first, we were hearing the in-
So, here’s an idea. Let’s just wait and see what unfolds! Any word about separation pay for these long term loyal, highly technical people?
Dateline: July 3, 2014 – The end of this July also marks the end of our in-
Dateline: July 1, 2014 – Former Crystal Cathedral choir member Mindy Kim returns on Sunday, July 6 to once again be a member of the Hour of Power Choir at Shepherd’s Grove.
Mindy had become a member of the St. Simon & Jude Church Choir in Huntington Beach, California. Sunday, June 29, 2014 was her last Sunday singing there. Welcome back, Mindy!
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