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Future unclear for what comes next for historic Citrus Heights church building

By Mike Hazlip— After meeting at 7600 Old Auburn Rd. for years, Pioneer Baptist Church has moved to a new facility in Carmichael, leaving the century-old building available.

Antelope Road Christian Fellowship has changed names. Here’s why

By Mike Hazlip— A prominent Citrus Heights church on Antelope Road is re-branding with a name change that the pastor says better reflects its purpose.

Pioneer Baptist moves from historic Citrus Heights church building

Sentinel staff report– Pioneer Baptist Church, which had been meeting for years at a century-old church building on Old Auburn Road, has officially moved to a new location in Carmichael.

Local church plans new perimeter fence to stop ongoing vandalism

By Mike Hazlip— After repeated incidents of vandalism, Holy Family Catholic Church is planning to install a perimeter fence.

Church changes course on plan to build across from Rusch Park

After receiving the green light last July from the Citrus Heights Planning Commission to build a new 34,000-square-foot building across from Rusch Park, Pioneer Baptist Church has changed direction in favor of purchasing an existing church building in…

Winter shelter program kicks off with hot meals, lodging for homeless

By Mike Hazlip— For the past week, area churches have been working with the Citrus Heights Homeless Assistance Resource Team (HART) to provide a hot meal and warm cot for people who would otherwise be sleeping outside.

Area church to host 10th annual holiday craft fair in Citrus Heights

By Mike Hazlip— Promising more than 40 vendors, along with food and photos with Santa, Antelope Road Christian Fellowship will be hosting its 10th annual Holiday Boutique and Craft Fair this Saturday, December 4.

Church gets green light for new building on Auburn Boulevard

By Mike Hazlip– The Citrus Heights Planning Commission following a public hearing on Wednesday unanimously approved four resolutions that will allow Pioneer Baptist Church to move ahead with plans for a new campus to be built on a…

Cancelled: City reschedules public hearing for new church building on Auburn Blvd.

Updated 1:11 p.m., July 15th– A planned public hearing for a proposed 34,000-square-foot church building on Auburn Boulevard was abruptly cancelled Wednesday, after a city spokeswoman said an error in a legal notice advertising the meeting was discovered.

Citrus Heights church plans cleanup of trash left by homeless

Antelope Road Christian Fellowship is asking for community volunteers to help with a cleanup effort of a vacant field next to the church at Antelope Road and Old Auburn Road.

Michael Bullington

Guest Column: Why is Good Friday called ‘good’?

By Citrus Heights resident Michael Bullington– My memories of Good Friday observance are rooted in my childhood when my family, relatives and friends would make the trip to church to follow the Stations of the Cross…

Q&A: Why is Bayside Church of Citrus Heights no longer called Bayside?

By Rylie Friesen– A recent change in name of a large and visible church on Sylvan Road has left some residents wondering why the change was made.