Religion Calendar: 12-21


Toledo Country Limits worship service with live country music, United Methodist Church of St. Andrew, 3620 Heatherdowns Blvd., 6 p.m. every Saturday.

Third Baptist Church Christmas Concert 5 p.m. Sunday, 402 Pinewood Ave. This year’s theme "The King Is Coming."

Warren AME Church will present the Christmas play and musical "The Little Bell That Wouldn’t Stop Ringing," 9:30 a.m. Dec. 22, 915 Collingwood Blvd. Information: 419-868-7671.

Misa de Gallo sponsored by the Philippine-American Catholic Council, 7 p.m. now through Christmas Eve, 3030 Tremainsville Rd.

The Blanchard Avenue Pentecostal Church of God Christmas concert, 10:30 a.m. Sunday, 1701 Blanchard Ave., Findlay. There will be a potluck Christmas fellowship after the service. Information: 419-422-0037.

Zion Lutheran Church Sunday school Christmas program, 10:15 a.m. Sunday, and 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, jubilant candlelight services, 26535 Pemberville Rd., Perrysburg. Information:

The Teutonia Mannerchor and Damenchor of the German American Family in the annual Ein Weihnachtsstimmung German Advent Christmas, 3:30 p.m. Sunday, First St. John’s Lutheran Church, 2471 Seaman Rd.

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 "Use What You’ve Been Given.."

The Delta Church of Christ will host a special Christmas Eve concert, 11 p.m. Tuesday, 500 Providence St., Delta. Information: 419-822-3248.

St. Lucas Jazz Mass and Blue Christmas remembrance, 7 p.m. Tuesday, St. Lucas Lutheran Church, 745 Walbridge Ave. Blue Christmas includes a candle lighting rite in remembrance of loved ones lost and missed this Christmas. Information: 419-243-8189.

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. Cost: $3. Reservations required. Information: 419-872-0846.

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 For a listing in the Directory of Worship, call 419-724-6485. For retail advertising on the Religion pages, call 419-724-6350.