Our Lady of Toledo Shrine, spiritual committee meeting, noon today, 655 S. Coy Rd., Oregon. The Rosary for Life and Chaplet of Divine Mercy at 2 p.m. All welcome.
The Annual “Let Us Commune Picnic,” noon today, Strawberry Acres, 901 Clarion Ave., Holland. This event is presented by area local community churches in Holland.
Prince of Peace Lutheran Church will present Missionary Joe Boway, 8 and 10:30 a.m. services, Sunday, 4155 Pickle Rd., Oregon. He will also be speaking during the bible class at 9:20 a.m. Information: 419-691-9407.
Unity of Toledo Church will have guest speaker Rev. Sharon Waters, 8:30 a.m. Sunday, 3535 Executive Pkwy. Information: 419-537-1001.
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 “Food for Hungry Souls. ”
Lutheran Chapel of the air, WCWA (AM 1230), 11 a.m. Sunday, with Rev. Alois Schmitzer of Trinity Lutheran in Jenera speaks on “The True God is Faithful.”
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. "Story of Delisa Mayer, how to overcome childhood pain."
Trinity Faith Tabernacle, noon luncheon today ($28 per person, reservations required), and noon worship Sunday, Radisson Hotel at the University of Toledo, 3100 Glendale Ave. Information: 419-535-6355.
Family Christian Center family week: 6:15 p.m. Monday through Thursday, women, walking group; 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Financial Peace University; 6:15 p.m. Wednesday, self-defense and guitar classes; 6:15 p.m. Thursday, A Case for Christ; and 6:30 p.m. Thursday, For Men Only. All events at Family Christian Center, 3510 Schneider Rd.
Senior day of reflection 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Mercy St. Charles Hospital, 2600 Navarre Ave., Oregon. Reservations needed by Wednesday. Continental breakfast, lunch, and Mass. Replaces Theology with Toast for August. Information: 419-698-0405 or 419-693-1056.
First Presbyterian Church summer concert series, 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, the Edge Band, 200 E. Broadway St., Maumee. Information: 419-893-0223.
Toledo United For Social Action’s first justice musical concert, 6 to 8:30 p.m. Aug. 9, St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church, 1502 N. Detroit Ave. Soloist the Rev. Derrick E. Roberts. Information: 419-870-4365 or 419- 246-2886.
Morning Star Baptist Church youth and mother’s ministry will celebrate the gifts that god has placed within each and every individual, 5 p.m. Aug. 9, 212 Charles St. Information: 419-252-6548.
United Church of God will have Bless The Children Day, 10 a.m. Aug. 10, 701 Phillips Ave. Any baby or child under the age of twelve can participate. We want to bless your child and dedicate him/her to the Lord. Certificates will be provided. This opportunity is available to whole community. Free.
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. Information: 419-872-0846.
Padre Pio Prayer Group, second Saturday of each month, 8 a.m., Christ the King Church, 4100 Harvest Ln. Mass, rosary, discussion, and adoration. Aug. 12, bible study with Rev. Darcy Metcalf of First Presbyterian Church. Information: 419-356-4208 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Vacation Bible School
Family Christian Center, 6-8:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 3510 Schneider Rd. For ages 4-11. Preregistration appreciated. Information: 419-885-HOPE or email@example.com.
Heritage Church of God, “Monsters Incapacitated: Faith Is More Powerful than Fear,“ Monday through Friday, 3520 Strayer Rd., Maumee. Kids ages 3-17. Information: 419-861-9520, ext. 3.
Second Baptist Church, 6 to 8 p.m., Aug. 18-22, 330 Oak Terrace Blvd., Holland. All welcome.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. For a listing in the Directory of Worship, call 419-724-6485. For retail advertising on the Religion pages, call 419-724-6350.