Ministry of the Watchman empowerment meeting, 11 a.m. today, Genesis Village, 2429 S. Reynolds. School of the prophets format. The Rev. Barbara Williams, teacher. Information: 1-800-560-9240, www.ministryofthewatchman.com or email@example.com.
Sylvania United Church of Christ hosts the Singleton Piano Trio, 4 p.m. Sunday, 7240 Erie St., Sylvania. Freewill offering. Information: 419-882-0048.
St. Stephen A.M.E. Church annual women’s day program, 10 a.m. Sunday, 812 City Park Ave. Guest speaker will be Deborah Johnson of Dublin, Ohio. Information: 419-244-0402.
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 “Truth Has a Voice.”
A lecture by Fr. Jim Bacik, 5:30-7 p.m. Tuesday, Franciscan Center, Rooms A and B, 6832 Convent Blvd., Sylvania. Cost: $10 preregistered, $15 at door. Information: www.sylvaniafranciscanvillage.org or 419-824-3515.
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. 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. Coffee and rolls at 9:30 a.m. Information: 419-698-0405.
Lifetree Cafe, 7 p.m. Wednesday, 405 Sackett St., Maumee, information: 419-893-8761; and 7 p.m. Thursday, 1315 Hillcrest, Toledo, information: 419-410-6779. The program: "How to over come regrets and make peace with the past."
Heritage Church of God will present Will McDaniel christian comedian, gospel illusionist, and pizza connoisseur, 7 p.m. Thursday, 3520 Strayer Rd., Maumee. Free admission. Information: 419-891-9520.
Padre Pio Prayer Group, second Saturday of each month, 8 a.m., Christ the King Church, 4100 Harvest Ln. Mass, rosary, discussion, and adoration. Information: 419-356-4208 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Philippine-American Catholic Council Novena and Mass, 7 p.m. first Wednesday of each month, St. Clement Church, 3030 Tremainsville Rd.
Petersburg United Methodist Church, its Hymn sing time again, 7 p.m. July 20, 152 Saline St., Petersburg, Mich. Information: (734-848-4774).
Great St. Mary’s Missionary Baptist Church will kick off annual church revival, 5 p.m. July 20, 416 Belmont Ave. The weekly service July 21-25 will start nightly at 7 p.m. with guest revivalist Robert Lyons, Jr., pastor of MarketPlace Ministries of Dayton, Ohio.
Vacation Bible School
Epiphany Lutheran Church, "Weird Animals," 5-8 p.m. Sunday through Thursday, 915 N. Reynolds Rd., for all ages, with a nursery and an adult Bible study. Each day dinner at 5 p.m., music at 8 p.m. Information and registration: epiphanylutheranchurch.com or 419-536-5986.
Foundation Stone Christian Church, 6-8:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 4532 Woodville Rd., Northwood, for ages 3 years to 6th grade. Free. Information: 419-693-5102.
Faith Community United Church of Christ, "Mighty Kingdom: Quest for Strength," 9-11:30 a.m. July 21-25, 1126, Anderson Ave., Maumee, for ages 4 to 12 years old. Registration: 419-887-1976.
Sylvania United Church of Christ, Under Construction: A Habitat for Humanity, 6 to 8 p.m. July 23, 24, 28, and 29, 7240 Erie St., Sylvania. For preschool aged children through those entering 6th grade, will include dinner at 5:30 p.m. Registration form due by July 13. Information: www.sylvaniaucc.org/vbs or 419-882-0048.
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, Ohio 43660; fax to 419-724-6439; or email to email@example.com. For a listing in the Directory of Worship, call 419-724-6485. For retail advertising on the Religion pages, call 419-724-6350.