Religion Calendar: 7-27


The Lutheran Hour, WPOS (102.3), Sunday, 7 a.m., and on XM satellite radio dial 170 at 1 p.m. This Sunday, Rev. Ken Klaus on “The Rest of the Story.”

St. Stephen’s C.O.G.I.C. community day, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. today at 5509 Dorr St. Food, fun, activities and attractions, gospel music.

Zion Lutheran Church annual ice cream social, 4 to 6:30 p.m. Sunday at 8307 Memorial Hwy., Ottawa Lake, Mich. Ice cream with toppings, chicken sandwiches, hot dogs, and chips. Donations requested.

Canonization of Saint Juan Diego Celebration, 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Saint Martin de Porres Catholic Church, 1119 W. Bancroft. Rev. Richard Notter will preside over the annual diocesan celebration of Juan Diego’s being named a saint in 2002. Information: 419-244-6711.

Calvary Baptist Church pre-women’s day luncheon, 11:30 a.m. today, and women’s day, 10:45 a.m. Sunday, 702 Collingwood Blvd. Guest speaker is Elder Cynthia Johnson of Agape Love Ministries in Sandusky.

The Diocese of Toledo is hosting the fourth Family Camp Weekend Retreat for families with children with disabilities, Aug. 2-4. Information: 419-244-6711.

Vacation Bible School Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 6:15 to 8:30 p.m. now through Aug. 1, 3934 W. Laskey Rd. Pre-school through sixth grade are welcome. Info: 419-474-0529

Heritage Church of God, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sunday through Aug. 2 at 3520 Strayer Rd., Maumee. Free, for ages 4 to high school. Information: 419-861-9520. 

New Hope United Methodist Church, 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 1-2, and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 3, 2025 Airport Hwy. Info: 419-382-0954.

The deadline for news items for the Religion Calendar is noon Tuesday. Info: Religion Editor, The Blade, 541 North Superior St., Toledo, OH 43660; fax to 419-724-6439; or email to