Religion Calendar: 8-17


The Lutheran Hour, WPOS (102.3), Sunday, 7 a.m., and on XM satellite radio 170 at 1 p.m. This Sunday, Rev. Gregory Seltz on “A Remain and Reign.”

St. Paul AME Zion Church pre-women’s day service, 4 p.m. Sunday, 954 Belmont Ave. sponsors Toledo PrideToledo Campus Ministries  annual festivities in recognition of the city’s lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community, 7 p.m. Friday, University of Toledo Student Union, room 2592. Information: 567-694-9933.

Sacred Steel Concert, 5 to 9 p.m. Aug. 23 and 3 to 7 p.m. Aug. 24, Faith Community United Holy Church of America, 1201 S. Byrne Rd. Information: 419-304-3088.

Faith Lutheran Church features gospel choir and siblings Shane and Devonna Lawrence, 2 to 6 p.m. Aug. 24, 2240 South Ave. Information or reserve tickets: 419-385-7459 or

Evangelism Explosion, 6 p.m. Aug. 31, Mt. Zion Church, 701 Vance St. There will be a $500 gas card raffle. Minister Todd Johnson will teach.

The Toledo Interfaith Mass Choir--A Music Ministry invites new members. Rehearsals begin 7 p.m. Sept. 10, St. Paul A.M.E. Zion Church, 954 Belmont Ave. Information: 419-241-7332 or 419-241-3330.

The deadline for news items for the Religion Calendar is noon Tuesday. Mail items to the Religion Editor, The Blade, 541 North Superior St., Toledo, OH 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.