Hope United Methodist Church benefit concert supporting Imagine No Malaria, noon to 2:30 p.m. today, 4079 W. Sylvania Ave. Admission free; donations support malaria prevention, treatment, and education in Africa. Information: 419-252-6238.
Toledo Country Limits worship service with live country music, June 14, will feature Hew Haw, United Methodist Church of St. Andrew, 3620 Heatherdowns Blvd., 6 p.m. every Saturday through June 21.
New Prospect Baptist Church celebrates its 49th anniversary at 7 p.m. Sunday, 1425 W. Delaware Ave., with guests the Rev. Stanley Clark and United Vision Baptist Church, and at 4 p.m. June 22, with guests the Rev. Ronald Taylor and Beulah Baptist Church.
Mt. Nebo Baptist Church pastor and first lady 21st anniversary, 11 a.m. Sunday, with guest New True Vine Baptist Church from Detroit, Mich., and 4 p.m. Galilee Baptist Church and pastor Tullis Chapman also of Detroit, Mich. Information: 419-246-8561.
The Lutheran Hour, WPOS (102.3), Sunday 7 a.m. and on XM satellite radio 170 at 1 p.m. The Rev. Gregory Seltz on “Spirit Help in Time of Need.”
“Karen Armstrong: Developing the Virtue of Compassion.” A lecture by Fr. Jim Bacik, 5:30 to 7 p.m. Monday, Franciscan Center, Rooms A&B, 6832 Convent Blvd., Sylvania. Pre-registered $10 and at the door $15. Information: sylvaniafranciscanvillage. org or 419-824-3525.
Lifetree Cafe, 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, “Fatherless, is for those who‘ve been abandoned, ignored, or abused by their fathers.”
Philippine-American Catholic Council Novena and Mass, 7 p.m. first Wednesday of each month, St. Clement Church, 3030 Tremainsville Rd.
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.
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 is “Have you prayed the Our Father lately?” Coffee and rolls at 9:30 a.m. Information: 419-698-0405
Ministry of the Watchman semi annual Toledo Healing School & Miracle Service, 11 a.m. June 14, Sister of Notre Dame Church, 3837 Secor Rd. Information: 1-800-560-9240 or ministryofthewatchman.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Join the Padre Pio Prayer Group second Saturday of each month, 8 a.m. mass, rosary, discussion, adoration, Christ the King Church, 4100 Harvest Ln. Information: 419-356-4208 or email@example.com.
Vacation Bible School
Lemoyne Baptist Church, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. June 8-12, Trailmarker Park, 100 Cherry St., Woodville. Free. There will be exciting games, activities, songs, crafts, goodies and dramas. Information: 419-697-0009.
First Presbyterian Church of Perrysburg: Discovery Canyon: Explore the Wonders of the Word, June 9-12, 6:30-8:30 p.m., dinner at 6 p.m., 200 E. Second St., Perrysburg. 3 years old to fifth grade. Registration: surveymonkey.com. Information: 419-874-4119.
First Presbyterian Church of Maumee and Western Ave. Ministries: God's Backyard Bible Camp, June 15, 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., June 16-19, 8:30-11:30 a.m., 200 E. Broadway St., Maumee. Information: 419-893-0223.
Monclova Road Baptist Church: International Spy Academy, June 16-20, 9 a.m. to noon, 7719 Monclova Rd., Monclova. Free. Information: answersvbs.com/vbs/monclovabaptist or 419-874-3665.
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