Religion calendar: 3/30


Toledo Country Limits, outreach ministry of the Church of St. Andrew United,3620 Heatherdowns Blvd. Traditional church service every Saturday evening featuring live country music.

The Lutheran Hour, WPOS (102.3) Sunday 7 a.m. and on XM satellite radio dial 170 at 1 p.m. This Sunday's host will be Rev. Gregory Seltz's message is "The Living Among the Dead."

Christian Seniors Interacting, sponsored by First United Methodist Church of Perrysburg, 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., 200 Zoar Dr., Perrysburg. April 9, Bible study with pastor Gary Rode of First United Methodist. Cost: $3. Lunch provided, reservation required. Information: 419-872-0846.

Theology with Toast, 10 a.m. 2nd Wednesday each month, Little Sisters of the Poor, 930 S. Wynn Rd. No reservations needed. Coffee and rolls at 9:30 a.m., April 10, Sr. Raymond LSP will present "The Universal Call to Holiness." Information: 419-698-0405.

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

Christian Festival Choir Seeks New Members, area singers invited to join choir in preparation for annual spring concert "Exaltation 2013" in April. Rehearsals from 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays, Calvary Assembly of God, 1360 Conant St., Maumee. Rehearsals to continue on Saturdays until the concert. Information: 419-865-5795, 419-260-8284, or

Blanchard Avenue Pentecostal Church of God invites you to monthly Weston Price Wise Traditions Nutritional Seminar, 7 p.m. Monday, 1701 Blanchard Ave., Findlay. Dr. Wayne Feister D.O. will be lecturing on cholesterol.

Fairgreen Presbyterian Church, 3220 W. Laskey Rd., will host a presentation by Hebra Mustafa Gebala on Arab American culture and Islam, 7 p.m. Wednesday. Admission is free.

Toni & Guy Academy will be hosting a cut-a-thon, 2 to 6 pm. Wednesday, 3034 Wilford Rd. Proceeds from all hair cuts will be donated in support of YES FM ministries and the Daughter project. Schedule appointments: 419-866-4489.

United Church of God, 1122 Bronson Ave., men's breakfast 8:30 a.m. April 6. Information: 419-729-3819.

True Vine Baptist Church, 739 Russell St., will have former pastor of Toledo, Bishop Rudolph McKissick for their Spring Revival April 8 and 9th. Information: 419-726-8148.

Abundant Life Ministries will be hosting a prayer breakfast 10 a.m. April 20, at hotel on the campus grounds of University of Toledo Medical Center (formerly known as Hilton Hotel). Theme: "An Impartation of Prayer, Power, and Deliverance," guest speaker will be Minister Karrie Mosley-Jackson and soloist will be Linda Logwood-Walker from Ypsilanti, Mich. There will be a breakfast buffet. Cost: $25. Reservation by April 5. Information: 419-260-3239.

Holy Week & Easter Services

Sylvania First United Methodist, 7000 Erie St., Sylvania. today's service to reflect on the time between Good Friday and Easter and prepare hearts for Easter. Easter Sunday services at 7 a.m., 9 a.m., and 11 a.m. with a free hot breakfast in the Fellowship Hall between services. Information: 419-882-2205.

St. Lucas Lutheran Church, 745 Walbridge Ave., 4 p.m. today Easter Vigil and 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Sunday Easter worship. Information: 419-243-8189.

Community of Christ Lutheran Church, 6517 Finzel Road, Whitehouse, 5 p.m. today, "The Promises of Jesus," remembering our Lord's death and burial. 8 a.m. and 10 a.m., Easter Sunday, worship services celebrate Christ's resurrection. Continental breakfast, fellowship hall, at 9 a.m.

Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 4155 Pickle Rd., Oregon. Easter Sunday services will begin at 6:30 a.m., 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. all three services will include Holy communion, and the 10:30 a.m. service will feature the praise band. Information: 419-691-9407.

St. Michael Lutheran Church, 5760 W. Temperance Rd., Ottawa Lake, Mich., 1 p.m. today, Easter egg hunt, and 6:30 a.m. Easter Sunday sunrise service, 7:15 a.m. Easter breakfast, 8:30 a.m. traditional worship. Information: 734-856-2944.

Epworth United Methodist Church, 4855 W. Central Ave., 8:30 a.m. Easter Sunday sunrise service under the Valleyview portico pastor Williams-Young preaching Easter Festival Worship at 8:30 and 9:45 a.m. Information:

Holland Free Methodist Church, 6605 Angola Rd., Holland, noon today community Easter egg Hunt at the Strawberry Acres Park in Holland and 7 a.m. Easter Sunday sunrise service and breakfast, regular services at 10:40 a.m. Information: 419-865-4640.

Free Easter Morning Breakfast, Pilgrim Church, 9 a.m. Sunday, 1375 W. Sylvania Ave. Service starts at 10 a.m.

First St. Mark's Lutheran Church, 1121 Grasser St.,11 a.m. today, Easter egg hunt, Sunday, Easter breakfast at 8 a.m. and worship at 9 a.m. with Holy Communion. Information: 419-385-2514.

Easter at Stranahan Theater with Church of the Cross, 11 a.m. Easter Sunday, 4625 Heatherdowns Blvd. An opportunity for the community to worship together. Doors open at 10 a.m. Information:

Eastminster United Presbyterian Church, 725 Navarre Ave., 9 a.m. Sunday, Easter breakfast and worship service at 10:45 a.m. Everyone welcome.

CedarCreek Church will have four services today at 1:45, 3:30, 5:15 and 7 p.m. at Perrysburg, Whitehouse, West Toledo, South Toledo and the internet campus. Sunday Easter services will e 9, 10:45 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Information: 419-661-8661.

Epworth United Methodist Church, 4855 W. Central Ave. Sunday 7 a.m. Easter services under the Valleyview Portico, pastor Carol Williams-Young preaching: "Range of (e) Motion." Traditional worship will be 8:30 and 9:45 a.m and 11 a.m. contemporary worship. Elementary classes and special Easter activities at 8:30 and 9:45 a.m.

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