Church and Religious Events

Blanchard Avenue Pentecostal Church of God
Dr. Wayne Feister will present his monthly nutritional seminar at 7 p.m. Monday at the Blanchard Avenue Pentecostal Church of God, 1701 Blanchard Ave.
He will discuss genetically modified organisms. Food preparation demonstrations will be given.
For more information, visit or call 419-422-0037.

First United Church of Christ
First United Church of Christ, 2100 Greendale Ave., will hold Bring a Friend to Church Sunday this weekend.
Sunday school will be held at 9 a.m. and worship at 10 a.m.
A dinner will follow.

Good Shepherd UM
BENTON RIDGE — Good Shepherd United Methodist Church in Benton Ridge will hold a fundraiser rummage sale from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 11 and 12.
Donations will be accepted for all sale items to benefit the youth groups’ mission trips this summer.
The church is located at 119 W. Main St., Benton Ridge. Shoppers are asked to enter through the sliding glass doors off of the parking lot.

Immanuel Lutheran
Immanuel Lutheran Church will offer its Easter for Kids program from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. April 12.
Children age 4 through grade five are invited for an afternoon of singing, crafts, cookie decorating, games and a Bible story. There is no cost to attend.
Registration should be made by Wednesday by calling 419-422-8209, or online at
The church is located at 2300 Northridge Road.

McComb Presbyterian
McCOMB — McComb Presbyterian Church held a Family Fun Day March 30, when 26 members and friends made 14 dresses for the Dress a Girl Around the World mission project.
The volunteers shared one serger and five sewing machines. Most had little to no sewing experience.
The congregation will host a chicken barbecue dinner, catered by Harlan’s, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. April 25. The dinner is open to the public. Tickets will be available at the door for $8. Proceeds will be used for the Dress a Girl Around the World project.

Riley Creek Baptist
BLUFFTON — An indoor garage sale will be held by the Riley Creek Baptist Church, Bluffton, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 12.
Proceeds will benefit the church camp for children this summer.
Information is available by calling the church at 419-326-6361.

Trinity Evangelical Lutheran, Jenera
JENERA — The final Wednesday service of the Lenten season will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, Jenera.
Pastor Ken Engdahl of Grace Lutheran Church, Kenton, will preach on “The Garden of Peace,” concluding the series “From Garden to Glory.”
Students in grades three and four will sing, and, along with their parents, provide a light supper from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. The students will also provide music during the dinner.

Upper Room Church of God
Tickets are available for the Upper Room Church of God’s Easter musical, “Alive — He is Not Here, He is Risen,” which will be presented at 7 p.m. April 17 and 18 and at 6 p.m. April 19.
Tickets are free but necessary.
For more information, call the church at 419-422-8017.



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