COMMUNITY CONGREGATIONAL UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST, 379 S. Main St., will have 10 a.m. worship Sunday and Sunday school for children 4 to 18 years.
FAITH BAPTIST CHURCH, 440 N. Lake St., will have Sunday school 9:30 a.m. Sunday for children, teens and adults followed by 10:45 a.m. worship. Nursery care will be provided. For more information, call (440) 988-8255.
HERITAGE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, 515 N. Leavitt Road, will have 9:30 a.m. Sunday school for teens to adult followed by 10:30 a.m. worship and Wiggle worship for kindergarteners through fourth grade. Bible study group meetings 9:30 a.m. second Tuesday of each month and the book group meets 7 p.m. the third Tuesday. For more information, call (440) 988-9409 or visit heritagepcusa.com.
OLD STONE EVANGELICAL CHURCH, 553 S. Main St., will have 10:30 a.m. worship Sunday. The facility is a non-denominational church. For more information, call (440) 984-7074 or visit at firstname.lastname@example.org.
AVON UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 37711 Detroit Road, will have 10 a.m. worship Sunday with the Rev. Micah Holland, pastor, delivering the sermon.
CATHEDRAL OF ST. JOHN THE EVANGELIST, 1007 Superior Ave., will host “Contrapunctus Early Music” concert 7:30 p.m. March 2 featuring High Voices Ensemble under the direction of David Acres, musical director, featuring music in praise of the Blessed Virgin Mary secular from the Middle Ages through modern era with works by Hildegard von Bingen, Brahms, Faure, Ola Gjeilo, Holst, Josquin, Mozart, Palestrina and others. The concert is in part of the Helen D. Schubert concerts and is free and open to the public. Free secure parking at Cathedral Garage on Rockwell Ave. and E. 9th St. A freewill offering will be taken.
CHRIST CHURCH, 23080 Royalton Road, (Route 82 at Marks Road), is sponsoring a 13-week “GriefShare” program, a faith based support group for those who have lost a loved one that may need support comfort and guidance through shared experiences. Sessions will be conducted 10 to 11:30 a.m. or 6:30 to 8 p.m. each Tuesday beginning Feb. 20 through May 15. For more information, contact Pastor Dominic Verdell at (440) 236-8282 or visit www.griefshare.org.
ABUNDANT LIFE CHURCH, 306 Morgan Ave., will have Sunday school class 9:45 a.m. Sunday followed by 10:30 a.m. worship.
BETH-EL BAPTIST CHURCH, 10170 W. Ridge Road, will have Sunday school 9:45 a.m. Sunday followed by 10:45 a.m. traditional evangelical worship with Pastor Ken Tucker delivering a sermon. For more information, visit www.beth-elbaptistelyria.org.
BETHEL CHURCH, Ramada Inn, 1825 Lorain Blvd., will have teaching and ministry service 6 p.m. Feb. 18. A separate class for children 3 to 12 will meet after worship. For more information, call (440) 243-9001 or visit www.bethelcleveland.com/oberlin.
CHURCH OF THE ROCK MINISTRY, 115 Cedar St., will have praise and worship 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Addie L. Nolen, pastor, delivering the sermon. For more information, call (440) 322-2835 or (440) 458-0372.
COMMUNITY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 680 N. Abbe Road, will have Sunday school for all age groups 9:30 a.m. Sunday with 10:45 a.m. worship with the Rev. Kevin Coleman, pastor, delivering the sermon. A community Ash Wednesday service is 7 p.m. Wednesday. For more information, call 440) 365-7391.
CORNERSTONE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 2949 West River Road, will have 10:30 a.m. worship Sunday with Pastor Chris LaLonde delivering the sermon “No Magic Wand: Just Prayer 101.” For information, call (440) 324-1202.
DIVINE DESTINY CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP, 223 Clinton Ave., Pastor Janice Roberts will deliver a sermon during 11 a.m. worship Sunday. The church will host its annual conference “The Birthing Place,” March 16 to 18. Guest list include 7 p.m. March 16, Apostle Samantha Bynum of Chicago, Ill., along with prophetess Adrienne Bynum Terry, psalmist; 11 a.m. March 17, Pastor Estella Dawson of Detroit, Mich. Pastor Janice Roberts will minister during service 11 a.m. March 18. For more information, call (440) 258-3344.
FIRST CHURCH OF CHRIST, SCIENTIST, 309 East Ave., will have worship and Sunday school for those up to age 20 at 10:30 a.m. Sunday followed by a hymn sing.
FIRST CONGREGATIONAL UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST, 330 Second St., will have worship 10 a.m. Sunday. Coffee hour will follow after worship. All services are open to the public.
FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 312 Third St., will celebrate the last Sunday after the Epiphany during weekend services with the Rev. Kent Joy delivering the sermon “Listen To Him,” during the 5:30 p.m. chapel service today; the 8:30 a.m. Awakening service and the 10:55 a.m. sanctuary service Sunday. Stephen Billingsley will minister during the 11 a.m. pulse service in the chapel. A breakfast will be 9:30 a.m. in fellowship hall. The public is invited to attend all services. For more information, call (440) 322-6622.
FIRST UNITED PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, 200 East Ave., in observance of “Transformation Sunday,” will have 9:30 a.m. Sunday school followed by 10:45 a.m. worship Sunday. The church will host an Ash Wednesday service 7 p.m. Wednesday. Community hot meals will be served 5 p.m. Thursday and Feb. 22.
GRACE LUTHERAN CHURCH, 9685 E. River Road, the celebration of Lent will have 9:30 a.m. Sunday school with 8 a.m. worship and Communion the first and third Sundays; and 10:30 a.m. worship and Communion the second and fourth Sundays. Ash Wednesday service will be 7 p.m. Wednesday with Holy Communion. A supper will be 6 p.m. followed by 7 p.m. Lenten worship each Wednesday through March 21 with the Rev. Robert F. Weldon Sr., officiating. For more information, call (440) 322-5497.
GREATER CHRIST TEMPLE CHURCH, 123 Oberlin Road, will have 10:30 a.m. Sunday school followed by 11:45 a.m. worship Sunday with Pastor Darrell Shumpert delivering the sermon. Bible class will be conducted 7:15 p.m. Wednesday.
IMPACT INTERNATIONAL MINISTRIES, Boys & Girls Club, 1821 Middle Ave., a multicultural church will have worship 1:30 p.m. Sunday. Pastor Tommie Harris will deliver the sermon. For more information, call (440) 865-9320 or visit www.facebook.com/PastorTommieandTaraHarris.
MOUNT OLIVET CHRISTIAN AND MISSIONARY ALLIANCE CHURCH, 626 Lorain Blvd., will have 11 a.m. worship Sunday with Pastor Joseph Gause, delivering the sermon. The public is invited to attend. For more information, call (440) 322-1773.
MOUNT ZION MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH, 632 West River Road, N., in observance of Black History month will celebrate Christian Family Heritage featuring a special subject each Sunday. Christian Queen Sunday (members wear African attire), will be celebrated with 9 a.m. church school followed by 10:15 a.m. worship Sunday with the Rev. Calvin Curry, delivering the sermon. Bible study is 7 p.m. Tuesday, 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. Wednesday with corporate prayer at 10 a.m. Christian Family Heritage events will continue with Save Our Seed Sunday (a celebration of youth), Feb. 18; and Bring a Man Sunday on Feb. 25. For more information or transportation, call (440) 323-3075.
ORIGINAL GLORIOUS APOSTOLIC CHURCH, 995 Foster Ave., will celebrate Black History month with prayer and fasting and special service throughout the month of February. The schedule of events include 10 a.m. Sunday school followed by 11:30 a.m. worship service Sunday with inspirational music provided by Anointed Voices Of Praise Choir under the direction of Jason Thomas, minister of music. Evangelist Doris E. Williams, pastor, will deliver the sermon. Special services are conducted 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays and 5 p.m. Sundays. Speakers include – 5 p.m. Sunday, the Rev. Curtis Daniel, pastor, Macedonia Church of God in Christ, Elyria; 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Brother Richard Azell Larkins. The King’s Kitchen hot meal program is 4 to 5 p.m. Thursday. Evangelist Linda Ross will minister 7:30 p.m. Friday. Pastor Marilyn Parker-Jeffries, New Creation Baptist Church, Lorain, will be speaker at 5 p.m. Feb. 18; 7:30 p.m. Feb. 20, Sister Danyelle Moore; 7:30 p.m. Feb. 23,Pastor Tommie Harris, Impact International Ministries Church, Elyria. Apostle Charles Howard, pastor, God’s Kingdom Church, Lorain, will minister 5 p.m. Feb. 25; and 7:30 p.m. Feb. 27, Missionary Delphine Raglin.
PEACE MENNONITE CHURCH, 9300 West Ridge Road, will have Sunday school class 9:30 a.m. for youth and adults followed by worship at 10:45 a.m. Sunday. Public is welcome to attend.
POINT OF GRACE MINISTRIES, 6892 Lake Ave., will have 11 a.m. worship Sunday with Pastor Vanessa Young delivering the sermon. Youth Sunday will be celebrated during 11 a.m. worship and will have as guest speaker, Minister John Walker of Cleveland. For more information, call (440) 324-1210.
SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTIST CHURCH, 9652 Murray Ridge Road, will have Sabbath school 9:30 a.m. today with 11 a.m. worship. A free community dinner open to the public will be 1 to 3 p.m. Feb. 24. Registration for the dinner is required by calling (440) 322-1707 and give number of guest to attend.
ST. ANDREW’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH, 300 Third St., will have quiet Communion 8:30 a.m. Sunday followed by 9:30 a.m. Faith Formation for all age groups and 10:30 a.m. worship with music and children’s sermon. For more information, call (440) 322-2126.
TRUE VINE PRIMITIVE BAPTIST CHURCH, 737 W. 18th St., Pastor’s Aide will have a service of fellowship 3:30 p.m. Sunday with guest, Elder George Horne and congregation of New Pilgrim Rest Missionary Baptist Church, Cleveland. Women in Godly Service will host an “Around The World” dinner 3 to 6 p.m. Feb. 17 at a cost of $10 per person.
ZION UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 43720 Telegraph Road, will have 9:30 a.m. Sunday worship with Donald Brown, pastor, delivering the sermon. Bible study is 5 p.m. Thursdays.
BELDEN UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 36130 State Route 303, will have 9:30 a.m. Sunday school followed by 10:30 a.m. worship with Pastor David Walker delivering the sermon. The facility is handicap accessible. For more information, call (440) 926-2209.
CHRISTIAN UNITY CHURCH, 36353 Capel Road, will have 10 a.m. Sunday school followed by 11 a.m. worship Sunday. A special gospel singing will be 11 a.m. Feb. 18 featuring Tammy Jones Robinette. The public is welcome to attend.
NORTH EATON CHURCH OF GOD, 12096 South Island Road, will have 10 a.m. Sunday school; 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. worship Sunday featuring southern gospel singing and ministering each service. A service will also be conducted 7 p.m. Wednesday. The Rev. Sanford and Betty Williams are the pastors. For more information, call (440) 865-4448.
CHRISTIAN LIFE CHURCH, 3559 W. Erie Ave., will have Sunday school class 10:30 a.m. Sunday along with a free breakfast. For more information, call (440) 244-6789 or visit lorainchristianlife.com.
FAITH UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 2201 Reid Ave., will have church school for children and Bible study for adults 9 a.m. Sunday followed by 10 a.m. social hour with worship at 10:30 a.m. The facility is handicapped accessible. For more information or to register, call (440) 244-3144.
FIRST LUTHERAN CHURCH, 1019 W. 5th St., will have worship 9:30 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Rosalina Rivera, pastor, delivering the sermon.
GREATER ST. MATTHEW A.M.E. CHURCH, 1909 W. 24th St., will host the annual “Solders Of The Cross,” men’s day event 3:30 p.m. Feb. 25 featuring guest speaker, Minister Adrian Williams. The theme is “When The Battle Is Over – We Shall Wear A Crown!” Refreshments will be available after service.
ST. ANTHONY OF PADUA CHURCH, 1339 East Erie Ave., will host the “Marathon of Rosaries … To Save the Unborn,” 10 a.m. and every half hour until 3:30 p.m. the first Saturday of each month in the Eucharistic Chapel near Lake Erie until the repeal of Roe verses Wade. The last rosary will be prayed 3:30 p.m. in St. Anthony Church before the 4 p.m. Mass. The event is open to all faiths. For more information, call Dr. H. Tavenner at (440) 288-0416.
ST. JOHN UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST, 715 Reid Ave., will have 9:30 a.m. Sunday school followed by 11 a.m. worship with the Rev. David Rogers delivering the sermon “Changed.” The public is invited to attend service. The facility is handicapped accessible.
FIELDS UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 34077 Lorain Road, will have 9 a.m. traditional worship Sunday with a Hispanic ministry at 10 a.m. followed by 11 a.m. contemporary service. A contemporary service will be 6:30 p.m. each Wednesday. For information, call (440) 327-8753 or visit at www.fieldsumc.org.
NEW HAVEN BAPTIST CHURCH, 5290 French Creek Road, will host a gospel singing 7 p.m. today featuring the Bobby Jones Family. The program is free and open to the public.
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