Our Lady of Toledo Shrine spiritual committee meeting 12 p.m. today, 655 S. Coy Rd., Oregon. Rosary for Life 2 p.m. All are welcome.
The Lutheran Hour WPOS (102.3) Sunday 7 a.m. and on XM satellite radio dial 170 at 1 p.m. Host Rev. Gregory Seltz’s message is “Labor of Love.” Christ’s life, death, and resurrection were a labor of love for you so that you could love the labor you provide for others in his name. Ephesians 6:10-13).
Philippine-American Catholic Council Novena and Mass, 7 p.m. first Wednesday of each month, St. Clement Church, 3030 Tremainsville Rd.
Toledo Country Limits is an outreach ministry of the Church of St. Andrew United 3620 Heatherdowns, “Classic Country Showcase,” 6 p.m. today. On first Saturday of each month Toledo Country Limits will showcase a Classic Country music. We will feature an evening of old fashioned Country gospel songs. Everyone is invited to attend an ice cream social immediately following the service. Plan to wear your jeans and come join us for this joyful time of worship with a classic country twist.
The Orthodox Clergy Association of Greater Toledo outdoor Divine Liturgy 10 a.m. Sunday, 4940 Harround Rd., Sylvania. A combined choir from the four churches will chant the service. The Pan Orthodox Churches in Toledo consist of: Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox, St. George Antiochian Orthodox Christian Cathedral, St. George Orthodox Cathedral, and St. Elias Antiochian Orthodox Christian Church. A barbeque will take place following the services for a nominal cost. Information: 419-243-9189.
Blessed John XXIII Catholic Community Awakening Faith Sessions 7 p.m. Sept. 4, 24250 Dixie Hwy., Perrysburg. The first session will be “Spirituality: What’s the Buzz?” Information: 419-874-6502.
33 Miles slated to perform at 2012 Fulton County Fair Sunday, 8514 State Route 108, Wauseon. Don’t miss your chance to hear a free, inspirational concert. Information: www.fccmm.org.
2012 Ladies Conference at Monclova Road Baptist Church, 7819 Monclova Rd., Monclova, 8:40 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 8. Guest speaker Dianne Barker, author. Musical concert with Becky Yaze, founder of Silent Witness. Registration deadline Sept. 1. Cost: $20 ladies 18 and older, $25 after Sept. 1, $16 visiting groups over 7 per person $10 each, and pastor’s wives free if she brings 5 guests. Information: 419-866-0773 or www.monclovabaptist.org.
Annunciation Radio sponsors a talk by Catholic author Steve Ray, Most Blessed Sacrament Church, 4227 Bellevue Rd., Rosary at 5 p.m, Mass 5:30 p.m. Sept. 6, followed by a talk on “Swimming Upstream; Living and Sharing the Faith in a Neo-Pagan Culture.” Information: catholicconvert.com or 1-877-275-8098.
Catholic Women’s Breakfast with Monica Martinez coordinator of marriage and family life, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sept. 8, Clarion Inn and Conference Center, Fremont, sponsored by Magnificat, Our Lady of the Lake Chapter. Registration: $15 to Hortensia Clevenger, 316 Wexford Dr., Huron, Ohio, 44839. Information: 419-602-0627.
Ministry of the Watchman school of the prophets format empowerment meeting 10 a.m. Sept. 8, Sisters of Notre Dame Church Provencial Center, 3837 Secor Rd. Information: 1-800-560-9240 or ministryofthe firstname.lastname@example.org.
Christian Seniors Interacting sponsored by The First United Methodist Church of Perrysburg on 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., 200 Zoar Dr., Perrysburg. Sept. 11, Bible Study with Pastor Daniel Walkins of Oak Bend Church and Sept. 25, Bible Study by Pastor John Ruitz of Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church. Lunch will be provided by Otterbein Skilled Care and Rehab Neighborhoods. Cost: $3. Reservation required419-872-0846.
Theology with Toast 10a.m. Sept. 12, Little Sisters of the Poor, 930 S. Wynn Rd., Oregon. Sister Mary Jo Szpila SND to speak on “Path to Life/Hope Home, Maternity Residence.” Coffee and rolls at 9:30 a.m. Information: 419-698-0405.
Women‘s Connection West lunch and “A Victorian Experience,” 11:15 a.m to 1:15 p.m. Sept. 14, 7455 Erie St., Sylvania. Featuring Rebecca Jaessing of Clara J’s Tea Room in Maumee and speaker Judith Barlow of Strongsville, Ohio. Cost $12 includes lunch. Reservations: 419-843-2307.
Learning to Pray Better: Ilia Delio, OSF, PhD, will lecture on “The Cosmic Christ: Bridging Faith and Science,” 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 15, Franciscan Center Sylvania Franciscan Village, 6832 Convent Blvd., Sylvania. Preregistration $20 includes lunch and $25 at door. Information: 419-824-3533.
Beth Moore Simulcast Sept. 15, 9:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m., Waterville Community Church, 8217 Dutch Rd. Tickets: $15 which includes morning refreshments and lunch. Information: 419-878-2297 or lifeway.com/plsimulcast. She also can be seen at the same time and day Grace Community Church, 900 Smith Rd., Fremont. Continental breakfast and lunch will be served. Registration: $20 per person and $25 after Sept. 9. Information: 419-332-2623 or www.gracecom.net.
New Light Missionary Baptist Church 67th church anniversary program, 4 p.m. Sept. 9, 1741 Cone St. Guest will be Rev. Perryman and Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church.
Rosary Cathedral Concert Series with Liszt School of Music Chamber Choir, Weimar, Germany, Jurgen Puschbeck, director, 3 p.m. Sept. 23, 2535 Collingwood Blvd. The concert is presented in memory of Joseph Lawton by his family.
Friendship Baptist Church celebrates the recovery community, Sept. 30, 5301 Nebraska Ave. We are looking for those in the recovery community to sing with the recovery choir. Choir rehearsals are Wednesday 7 p.m. Information: 419-431-3242.
The deadline for news items for the Religion Calendar is noon Wednesday. Mail items to the Religion Editor, The Blade, 541 North Superior St., Toledo, Ohio 43660; fax to 419-724-6439, or email to email@example.com. For a listing in the Directory of Worship, call 419-724-6485. For retail advertising on the Religion pages, call 419-724-6350.