Religion calendar: 1-5


Toledo Country Limits, outreach ministry of the Church of St. Andrew United, 3620 Heatherdowns Blvd., “Classic Country Showcase,” 6 p.m. first Saturday of month. Today’s featured artist is Elvis Presley.

Our Lady of Toledo Shrine spiritual committee meeting, noon today, 655 S. Coy Rd., Oregon, and Rosary for Life at 2 p.m.

The Lutheran Hour WPOS (102.3) Sunday 7 a.m. and on XM satellite radio dial 170 at 1 p.m. Host Rev. Dr. Ken Klaus. This Sunday message will be "In Christ, in New Day, is Dawning, for You" - The reality for all who trust in Christ: because of Him, a new day has dawned for you. (Isaiah 60:1, 3-6).

Christian Seniors Interacting, sponsored by 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. Lunch will be provided. Bible study with Father Herb Weber of Blessed John XXIII Parish and exercise with Karla Gleason PT. $3. Reservation required. 419-872-0846.

Theology with Toast, 10 a.m. Wednesday, Little Sisters of the Poor, 930 S. Wynn Rd. Jeff McBeth to present “Opening the Door of Faith.” Coffee and rolls at 9:30a.m. Information: 419-693-1056.

Come to the Good News + Amen, 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Jan. 12, First Lutheran, 109 E. Lincoln, Findlay. A message from Bishop Lohrmann about this Synod. Free to all; lunch to be provided.

Sylvania United Church of Christ lecture by Martin Marty 4 to 5:30 p.m. Jan. 19, and 9:20 to 10:20 a.m. Jan. 20, 7240 Erie St., Sylvania. What it means to be a Christian in the 21st century. Information: 419-882-0048 or

It’s Hymn Sing Time Again at Prince of Peach Lutheran Church, 7 p.m. Jan. 20, 8124 Ida East, Ida, Mich. The host church will provide refreshments. Information: 734-848-4774 of

Warren AME Church, 2013 Gospel Extravaganza, 4 p.m. Jan. 26, 915 Collingwood Blvd., calling all praise teams, choirs, praise dancers, vocalists, step, drill, poets, rap, or mime. Featuring youth and young adults. Information: Ernest Faulkner, 419-885-2889 or Darlene Sawyer, 419-490-5656.

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 For a listing in the Directory of Worship, call 419-724-6485. For retail advertising on the Religion pages, call 419-724-6350.