Church Calendar: 9-15


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. Mes­sage is “Revo­lu­tion­ized Rela­tion­ship.”

Phil­ip­pine-Amer­i­can Cath­o­lic Coun­cil Novena and Mass, 7 p.m. first Wed­nes­day of each month, St. Cle­ment Church, 3030 Tre­mains­ville Rd.

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. To­day, Fran­cis­can Center Syl­va­nia Fran­cis­can Vil­lage 6832 Con­vent Blvd., Syl­va­nia. Preregis­tra­tion $20 in­cludes lunch and $25 at door. In­for­ma­tion: 419-824-3533.

Beth Moore Si­mul­cast To­day, 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 life­­mul­cast. She also can be seen at the same time and day at 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.grace­

Men’s Day and Male Em­pow­er­ment Sun­day 11:30 a.m. Sun­day, Center of Hope Com­mu­nity Bap­tist Church, 1656 Dorr St. Male em­pow­er­ment ser­vice to rec­og­nize the past and pres­ent ef­forts of African Amer­i­can males to re­build our lo­cal com­mu­nity. The ser­vice will also fea­ture pre­sen­ta­tions from the Univer­sity of Toledo Depart­ment of Po­lit­i­cal Science, Crim­i­nal Justice, Stu­dent African Amer­i­can Brother­hood, and the United Pas­tors for So­cial Em­pow­er­ment. Rev. Don­ald Per­ry­man will bring the main ad­dress. In­for­ma­tion: 419-304-5693 or 419-304-6590.

St. Paul Mis­sion­ary Bap­tist Church Women’s Day, 10:45 a.m. Sun­day, 1502 N. Detroit Ave., Theme: “Chris­tian Women Liv­ing in the Mo­ment.” Morn­ing speaker will be Linda Mul­lu­gatto of Detroit.

Cal­vary Bap­tist Church Roses of Flower Club An­niver­sary 4 p.m. Sun­day. Rev. Char­les McBee and Fam­ily Bap­tist Church will be guest for this event. In­for­ma­tion: 419-242-9173.

Multi-Faith Friends “Us and Them”  3:30 p.m. Sun­day, Rudy’s Hot­dog, 4748 Mon­roe. Let’s dis­cover how to com­mu­ni­cate with­out hurt­ing our­selves.

Blessed John XXII Cath­o­lic com­mu­nity presents an eve­ning of aware­ness re­gard­ing hu­man traf­fick­ing 7 to 9 p.m. Sept. 17, 24250 Dixie Hwy. Please bring small travel toi­let­ries for women. Speaker will be Mary Sch­mid­bauer of Second Chance.

Ex­posed, a Gospel Mu­si­cal Drama  7 p.m. Sept. 21-22 and 5 p.m. Sept. 23, Maumee In­door Theater, 601 Conant St., Maumee. Spon­sored by Church’s Chicken on Frank­lin and Dale-Riggs Funeral Home. Cost: Ad­vance $20, Door $25, and Se­niors $15, stu­dents ages 5-21 with school ID if over 18 and groups of 10 or more. In­for­ma­tion: 419-508-8919 or 419-215-1464.

Theo­lo­gian and Je­sus scholar Mar­cus Borg  to speak on re­claim­ing the Chris­tian lan­guage and mys­ti­cism, Sept. 21 and 22, 7240 Erie St., Syl­va­nia. In­for­ma­tion: 419-882-0048.

Toledo Chap­ter Full Gospel Busi­ness Men’s  din­ner meet­ing, 7 p.m. Sept. 21, Un­cle John’s Pan­cakes House, 3131 Se­cor Rd. Pas­tor and Direc­tor John Cat­tell of Dis­ci­ple House in De­fi­ance will be speaker. John and Kay, his wife, are two of over 5,000 mis­sion­ar­ies reach­ing 250 mil­lion lost souls in North Amer­ica. Order from menu. Ev­ery­one will re­ceive their own check. In­for­ma­tion: 419-867-8401.

Ex­pe­ri­ence Women’s Ex­plo­sion 2012  5 p.m. Sept. 21, Bob Evans Res­tau­rant, 2433 S. Rey­nolds. Re­spon­si­ble for your own meal. “Fri­day Night Spe­cial With God. Games and gifts pro­vided; 1 p.m. to­day, sur­prise ses­sion, food, and more. End Time Chris­tian Fel­low­ship, 2902 Auburn Ave. In­for­ma­tion: 699-2569.

Bible Study “Cross­roads” deep­en­ing our un­der­stand­ing of God’s Word, 1:45-2:45 p.m. Sun­day, 11835 W. Tem­per­ance Ave. In­for­ma­tion: 734-847-5052.

The Church of St. An­drew United Meth­od­ist 50th An­niver­sary, 10:30 a.m. Sept. 23, 3662 Heat­h­er­downs Blvd. Past mem­bers and their fam­i­lies are in­vited. The pub­lic is also wel­come to at­tend. In­for­ma­tion: 419-385-6160.

Rosary Ca­the­dral Con­cert Ser­ies with Liszt School of Mu­sic Cham­ber Choir, Weimar, Ger­many, will per­form a con­cert “Sing to the Lord a New Song,” Jur­gen Pusch­beck di­rec­tor, 3 p.m. Sept. 23, 2535 Coll­ing­wood Blvd. The con­cert is pre­sented in mem­ory of Joseph Law­ton by his fam­ily. In­for­ma­tion: 419-244-9575.

Lec­ture spon­sored by First Church of Christ, Sci­en­tist  3 p.m. Sept. 23, 4647 W. Cen­tral Ave. “God’s Love Answers all Your Needs,” a free pub­lic talk by Ri­cardo Sal­divar. Hear how god’s love is with us right now, right where we are. He is al­ways ten­derly tak­ing care of us and as we un­der­stand this fact, it be­comes ap­par­ent in our lives. In­for­ma­tion: 419-536-2184.

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. 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 re­quired 419-872-0846.

38th An­nual Bryan Area Chris­tian Prayer Break­fast 8:30 a.m. Sept. 27, con­ti­nen­tal break­fast, 10 a.m. pro­gram, 905 Center St., Bryan. Guest speaker will be Kay Fox Alli­son. Dona­tion: $7. Tick­ets call: 419-636-7028.

Dea­cons & Dea­con­ess on Dis­play Style Show and Lun­cheon noon Sept. 29, In­di­ana Mis­sion­ary Bap­tist Church, 640 In­di­ana Ave. Jeru­sa­lem Bap­tist Church schol­ar­ship min­is­try presents dea­cons and dea­con­ess style show from through­out the city. Dona­tion: $10.

Union Grove Mis­sion­ary Bap­tist Church 3232 Ne­braska Ave., pre-men’s day mu­si­cal pro­gram, 5 p.m. Sept. 29. Var­i­ous mu­si­cal groups from around the city will be fea­tured. In­for­ma­tion: 419-531-1994.

Friend­ship Bap­tist Church cel­e­brates the re­cov­er­ing com­mu­nity, Sept. 30, 5301 Ne­braska Ave. Cel­e­brates the re­cov­er­ing com­mu­nity en­ti­tled, “Trust God, Clean House, Help Others.” We are look­ing for those in the re­cov­er­ing com­mu­nity to sing with the re­cov­ery choir. Choir re­hears­als are Wed­nes­day 7 p.m. In­for­ma­tion: 419-531-3242.

Ron­ald W. Rich­ards Mu­sic Ser­ies will pres­ent the open­ing con­cert for the 2012-2013 sea­son with Robert Wis­niew­ski, prin­ci­pal or­gan­ist of St. Joseph Ca­the­dral in Co­lum­bus, 3 p.m. Sept. 30, Trin­ity United Meth­od­ist Church, 301 W. Mar­ket St., Lima. A free-will of­fer­ing will be re­ceived to as­sist with mu­sic schol­ar­ships for stu­dents who in­tend to make teach­ing mu­sic a ca­reer. This marks 27th year Trin­ity has spon­sored the se­ries to Lima area mu­sic en­thu­si­asts. In­for­ma­tion: 419-227-0800.

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