Religion Calendar: 4-5


Our Lady of Toledo Shrine spiritual committee meeting, noon today, 655 S. Coy Rd., Oregon. Rosary for Life and Chaplet of Divine Mercy at 2 p.m. All are welcome.

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

The Lutheran Hour, WPOS (102.3), Sunday 7 a.m. and on XM satellite radio 170 at 1 p.m. The Rev. Gregory Seltz’s "God Digs Deep."

St. Lucas Lutheran Church Lenten series, Wednesdays at noon and 7:30 p.m. 745 Walbridge Ave. Information: 419-243-8189.

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

Sylvania Baha’is devotional gathering with community prayers, music, and scriptural reading, 7 p.m. every Thursday, 4733 Wickford Dr. West, Sylvania. Open to people of all faiths or no faith. Information: 419-882-5642.

TUSA’s first annual conference, 9 a.m. to noon today, prayer breakfast, donation: $10. Monroe Street United Methodist Church, 3613 Monroe St. Featuring the Rev. F. Douglas Powe, Jr. Conference theme: New Wine, New Wineskins. RSVP and questions to Marcia Dinkins at

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. Tuesday, Bible study with Rev. Daniel Sonnenberg of Stonebridge Evangelical Presbyterian Church. Cost: $3. Reservations required. 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. Wednesday, the Rev. Robert Barron: Catholicism DVD series. Coffee and rolls at 9:30 a.m. Information: 419-698-0405.

Freedom Quartet in concert, 7 p.m. Thursday, Heritage Church of God, 3520 Strayer Rd., Maumee.

Sylvania United Methodist Church is hosting a glow-in-the-dark Easter egg hunt, 7 p.m. April 12, 7000 Erie St., Sylvania. This free event starts with dinner and dessert served in Fellowship Hall. Information: 419-882-2205.

I Owe God Musical Concert, 4 p.m. April 13, St. Stephen’s C.O.G.I.C., 5509 Dorr St. Freewill offering.

The Christian Festival Choir invites area singers to join for "Exaltation 2014," the annual spring concert in May. Rehearsals are 9 a.m. to noon every Saturday at Reformation Lutheran Church, 4543 Douglas Rd. Information: or 419-865-5795 or 419-260-8284.

Historic Third Baptist Church Spring revival, 7 p.m. April 8-11, 402 Pinewood Ave. Guest speaker Curtis O. Robinson, Sr. of Faith Baptist Church in Oakland, Calif.

Fr. Greg Boyle author humanitarian and international acclaimed speaker will offer a special presentation, 7 p.m. April 12, The Franciscan Center, 6832 Convent Blvd., Sylvania. Tickets: $10. Information: 419-824-3515 or

Unity of Toledo metaphysical conversations 1-3 p.m. every Wednesdays; Ladies of F.A.I.T.H. gardening, 10 a.m. April 12; Passover Seder/Maundy, 6 p.m. April 17, RSVP required, 3535 Executive Pkwy. Information: 419-537-1001 or


Prince of Peace Lutheran Church annual Easter Egg Hunt, 10:00 a.m. April 12, 4155 Pickle Rd., Oregon. For children of all ages. Information: 419-691-9407.

Sunrise Easter service 7 p.m. April 20, followed by a pancake and sausage breakfast from 8-9:30 a.m.; Easter egg hunt 9 a.m. for the children, 8308 Memorial Hwy., Ottawa Lake, Mich. Zion Lutheran Church LCMC

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