Religion calendar


First Saturday Prayer Service, 2 p.m. today, Our Lady of Toledo Shrine, 655 South Coy Rd., Oregon. Children s Christmas Party following the 2 p.m. prayer service Dec. 9. All welcome.

11th Annual All-Faith Holiday Memorial Program, 1 p.m. today, Traunero Funeral Home, 214 South Monroe St., Tiffin. Topic: Hope for the Holidays.

Single Servants of Christ Informational Meeting and Light Lunch, 12:30 p.m. tomorrow, gym of Maumee United Methodist Church, 405 Sackett St., Maumee. All welcome.

Healing Service, 4 p.m. tomorrow, Hope Lutheran Church. Speaker, Betty Lorenz.

SNAP Monthly Confidential Support Meeting, 5-7 p.m. tomorrow, 577 Foundation, 577 East Front St., Perrysburg. Information, 419-350-9234.

Old Ship of Zion Service, 5 p.m. tomorrow, Jerusalem Baptist Church, 445 Dorr St.

Mass Choir Concert, 6 p.m. tomorrow, Third Baptist Church, 9775 Angola Rd., Holland.

New Rector Arrival Celebration for Rev. Elizabeth M. Hoster, 6 p.m. Monday, Trinity Episcopal Church. Reception follows. Information, 419-243-1231.

Philippine-American Catholic Council Novena and Mass, 7 p.m. Wednesday, St. Clement Church, 3030 Tremainsville Rd.

Toledo Lightworkers Co-Op presents Within the Lines, 7-9 p.m. Wednesday, Holiday Inn French Quarter, Perrysburg. Free; donations welcome. Information, 734-888-2600.

Student Leadership Conference, Dec. 7 and 8, Trinity Evangelical UMC, 108 Malabar Dr., Upper Sandusky. A Worldview Warriors Conference for students ages 14-21. Cost is $25 in advance; information from or Jason DeZurik, 800-579-1440

Ministry of the Watchman Semi-Annual Toledo Healing School and Miracle Service with Rev. Barbara Williams, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 8, Asbury United Methodist Church, 4725 Dorr St. Information, 800-560-9240.

Academy Brass Quintet Concert, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 7, Zoar Lutheran Church, 314 East Indiana Ave., Perrysburg.

Word on the Street Christmas Musical, 8 p.m. Dec. 7 and 8, and 3 p.m. Dec. 9, Maumee Indoor Theater, 601 Conant St., Maumee. Adult tickets $3; 17 years old and younger free with donation. Information, 419-837-5129.

North Ohio West Regional Weekend of Ohio District Council of Pentecostal Assemblies of the World Seminar, Dec. 7 and 8, True Light Pentecostal Holiness Church. Call 419-537-9329.

The deadline for news items for the Religion Calendar is noon Wednesday. Items can be mailed to the Religion Editor, The Blade, 541 North Superior St., Toledo, Ohio 43660; faxed to 419-724-6439, or e-mailed to To speak to the Religion Editor, call 419-724-6154.