The Lutheran Hour, WPOS (102.3) Sunday 7 a.m. and on XM satellite radio dial 170 at 1 p.m. This Sunday host Rev. Ken Klaus’s message is "God Says Remember." God says, "Remember Me," and people say, "We would rather forget." (Deuteronomy 6:5-7).
Diocese of Toledo Consecration of Diocesan Renewal 5:30 a.m. today, Our Lady of Consolation Basilica and National Shrine in Carey, Ohio. Bishop Leonard P. Blair will celebrate a solemn mass. Bishop Blair will renew the Act of Entrustment of The Diocese of Toledo to Our Lady. The Mass is open to all in the Toledo Diocese. Information: 419-396-7107 or www.olcshrine.com.
Christian Science Church will sponsor lecture with Evan Mehlenbacher about family problems are universal but I’ve learned that when people understand their relationship to god better their relationships with other improve, 7 p.m. Friday, Hilton Garden Inn Conference Center, 6165 Levis Commons Blvd., Perrysburg. The lecture is free and open to the public. Information: 419-352-5625.
Ministry of the Watchman semi annual Toledo Healing School & Miracle Service, 11 a.m. June 8, Sisters of Notre Dame Church, 3837 Secor Rd. Rev. Barbara Williams has a healing ministry. God has done notable miracles in her meetings such as the healing of the dead, healing cancer, removing growths, and healing broken limbs. Information: 1-800-560-9240.
St. Stephen’s C.O.G.I.C. father and son luncheon noon to 2 p.m. June 8, 5509 Dorr St. Speaker will Elder Pierre Taylor.
Monroe Street United Methodist Church retirement of Pastor Karen Shepler, 9:30 a.m. June 9, 3613 Monroe St. Pastor Karen Shepler, minister at Monroe Street Church for almost 13 years. As part of the service, we will be singing her favorite hymns and honoring her with stories, memories, reflections, and appreciation of her time with us. Information: 419-473-1167.
Summer Camp at Pilgrim Church, 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 10 through Aug. 16, 1375 Sylvania Ave. Summer camp for children ages 5-12. Meals and snacks, provided tutoring, sports, art, games and loads of fun. Cost: $70 per week and additional children is $56 per week. Information: 419-478-6012.
The Sisters of Notre Dame are hosting a phased spiritual formation program designed for people desirous of growing spiritually and meeting othe like spirited people. The first phase is "Foundations of Christian Spirituality," and the second phase is the two year "Practicum" for persons who may feel called to the ministry of spiritual direction. The programs begin in August 2013. Registration deadline is June 10. Informarion: 419-724-1412 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Vacation Bible School
Emmaus Lutheran Church Vacation Bible School, 6-8 p.m. June 16-20, 841 N. Shoop Ave. Wauseon. A Family Wellness Program will run concurrently with VBS, for parents and older children. Registration is open for children ages 5 thur age 9. Register on the church website, www.EmmausLutheranChurch.com or 419-335-7446.
Monclova Road Baptist Church invites you to Athens Vacation Bible School, 9 a.m. to noon June 17-21, Monclova Road Baptist Church, 7719 Monclova Rd., Monclova. Children step back in time at Athens, exploring some of the adventures the Apostle Paul faced. Information: click here or 419-874-3665.
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