Toledo Country Limits worship service with live country music, United Methodist Church of St. Andrew, 3620 Heatherdowns Blvd., 6 p.m. every Saturday.
Grace Lutheran Church alumni of Graceful Beginnings Nursery School invites you to attend church 9:30 a.m. Sunday, 4441 Monroe St. to celebrate a Thanksgiving and blessing for the ministry of Graceful Beginnings Nursery School and to honor Cindy Kluczynski and Joyce Subleski on the occasion of their retirement. Reception will follow. Information: 419-266-1360.
First Presbyterian Church will sponsor a free outdoor summer concert series, 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sunday, 200 E. Broadway St., Maumee. The musician will be Kerry Patrick Clark. Clark is an award winning, folk singer/songwriter and former member of the folk group, The New Christy Minstrels. Information: 419-893-0223.
The Lutheran Hour, WPOS (102.3), Sunday 7 a.m. and on XM satellite radio 170 at 1 p.m. The Rev. Gregory Seltz‘s message “Overcoming Life’s Spiritual Battle.”
Discussion of Michael Morwood‘s It’s Time: Challenges to the Doctrine of the Faith, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sanger Branch Library, 3030 W. Central Ave. Information: 419-727-1774.
Lifetree Cafe Doctor Danger, 7 p.m. Wednesday at 405 Sackett St., Maumee, information: 419-893-8761; and 7 p.m. Thursday at 1315 Hillcrest, Toledo, information: 419-410-6779. The program, "Doctor Danger: What every Patient Needs to Know,“ features a filmed interview with Dr. Martin Makary, a cancer surgeon at Johns Hopkins Hospital and author of Unaccountable: What Hospitals Won‘t Tell You and How Transparency Can Revolutionize Health Care.
Sylvania Baha’is devotional gathering with community prayers, music, and scriptural reading, 7 p.m. every Thursday, 4733 Wickford Dr. West, Sylvania. Open to people of all faiths or no faith. Information: 419-882-5642.
Christian Seniors Interaction, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. second and fourth Tuesdays of every month, First United Methodist Church of Perrysburg, 200 Zoar Dr., Perrysburg. June 10, Bible Study: ”Hymn-A-Long“ with Jan Wilcox and Betty Britten. Information: 419-872-0846.
Philippine-American Catholic Council Novena and Mass, 7 p.m. first Wednesday of each month, St. Clement Church, 3030 Tremainsville Rd.
Theology with Toast, 10 a.m. second Wednesday of each month, Little Sisters of the Poor, 930 S. Wynn Rd., Oregon. June 11, Michael Petro‘s topic will be ”Have you prayed the Our Father lately?“ Coffee and rolls at 9:30 a.m. Information: 419-698-0405.
Hope United Methodist Church benefit concert supporting imagine no Malaria, noon to 2:30 p.m. June 7, 4079 W. Sylvania Ave. Admission free; donations support malaria prevention, treatment and education in Africa. Information: 419-252-6238.
New Prospect Baptist Church will celebrate their 49th church anniversary, 7 p.m. June 8, 1425 W. Delaware Ave. Guest will be the Rev. Stanley Clark and United Vision Baptist Church. The anniversary closing will be 4 p.m. June 22. Guest will be Rev. Ronald Taylor and Beulah Baptist Church. The public is invited.
Vacation Bible School
Monclova Road Baptist Church invites you to international Spy Academy Vacation Bible School, 9 a.m. to noon, 7719 Monclova Rd., Monclova. Kids will learn to know, love and live for the one true god as they enjoy songs, crafts, games, goodies and dramas. Free. Information: www.answersvbs.com/vbs/monclovabaptist/or 419-874-3665.
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