Religion calendar: 10-6


Toledo Country Limits, an outreach ministry of the Church of St. Andrew United, 3620 Heatherdowns, presents “Classic Country Showcase,” 6 p.m. today. Evening of old-fashioned country gospel songs, followed by an ice cream social.

Foundation for Life presents Life Chain, 2-3 p.m. prayer time and 3-4 p.m. roadside witness today, Christ the King Church, 4100 Harvest Ln. Reception to follow.

Our Lady of Toledo Shrine, Rosary for Life and Chaplet of Divine Mercy, 2 p.m. today, 655 S. Coy Rd., Oregon. Spiritual committee meeting at noon. All are welcome.

Lecture by Karl Giberson, 7 p.m. Sunday, Sylvania United Church of Christ, 7240 Erie St., Sylvania. Scientist in Congregations speaker series features a leading participant in America’s creation/evolution controversy. Information: 419-882-0048.

Bible Study “Crossroads” deepening our understanding of God’s Word, 1:45-2:45 p.m. Sunday, 1835 W. Temperance. Information: 734-847-5052.

Catholic Social Teaching: 7-9 p.m. Sunday, 2323 W. Bancroft St. Presented by Dr. Geoffrey Grubb with responses by Barb Colvin, Sharon Havelak, Joe Tafelski, and Mike Wielgopolski. Program explores political issues in the coming election in light of Catholic social teaching. Free and open to the public. Information: Father Bob Reinhart or

Christian Seniors Interacting sponsored by First United Methodist Church of Perrysburg on 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month and 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., 200 Zoar Dr., Perrysburg. Lunch provided by Otterbein Skilled Care and Rehab Neighborhoods. Oct. 9, Bible Study with Jean Duston of First Church of Christ. Program: “Annie Oakley,” portrayed by Nelgene Randall. Cost: $3. Reservation required 419-872-0846.

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