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Our Lady Sorrows Church members recently treated more than 160 club staff members Boys   Girls Clubs Porter County–South

Our Lady of Sorrows Church members recently treated more than 160 club and staff members of Boys & Girls Clubs of Porter County–South Haven Unit to a meal of turkey, noodles, mashed potatoes, corn, cookies and fruit punch at the South Haven Club unit. For information on membership, volunteer opportunities or to make a tax-deductible donation to Boys & Girls Clubs of Porter County, call (219) 464-7282 or visit www.bgcpoco.org. | Supplied photo

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Updated: July 18, 2014 10:33AM



CHESTERTON

Liberty Bible Church: 824 N. Calumet Ave. — Fitness classes for women continue through May 9 from 9 to 10:15 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays and 4:30 to 5:45 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. The cost for each class is $2.50 for those who sign up for at least five sessions, or $5 for a drop-in class. Childcare is available for morning classes by reservation only for $1.50 per child per day. Call Jennifer at 841-9161. Call Kathy Clemons at 462-4323 or visit www.lbchurch.org for more information.

CROWN POINT

Northwest Seventh-Day Adventist Church: 10570 Randolph St. — A Healthy Eating Seminar will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 19. There will be food samples, cooking demonstrations and discussions about how to eat healthier. Contact Patricia Appleton at (773) 881-4957 for more information.

EAST CHICAGO

St. Patrick Church: 3810 Grand Blvd. — A fish fry will take place from 4 to 7 p.m. each Friday through April 11. A kids menu also is available. Call 398-1036.

GARY

Christ Baptist Church: 4700 E. 7th Ave. — Members of the church’s food pantry ministry will conduct a food distribution starting at 10 a.m. March 22. They will give out food on a first-come, first-served basis. They give out free food on the fourth Saturday of each month beginning at 10 a.m. Information: 938-5504.

God’s Way Church of Deliverance: 1108 Clark Road — Annual Family and Friends Day, 4 p.m. March 23.

St. Paul: 2300 Grant St. — Will celebrate its 98th church anniversary at 4 p.m. March 23. Information: 944-7313.

New Mount Moriah Baptist Church: 1917 Carolina St. — Annual Men and Women’s Day, 4:30 p.m. March 23. Information: 886-2555.

St. Luke A.M.E. Zion Church: 1300 Jackson St. — Women’s day morning service 11 a.m. March 23. The Rev. Donald James, pastor.

St Andrew A.M.E. Zion Church: 749 Chase St. — Annual Family and Friends Day, 11 a.m. March 23. Festivities and food directly after the service.

Metropolitan Baptist Church: 1920 Broadway ­— Celebrates the second pastoral anniversary of pastor Kenneth R. Kelley Sr., and Lady Rosalyn R. Kelley at 9:30 a.m. worship service each Sunday during March. Pastoral anniversary banquet, 4 p.m. March 23 at the Chateau Banquet Hall 530 W. 61st Ave., Merrillville. Cost is $25. For more information call 882-3461.

Northlake Church of Christ: 1000 E. 21st Ave. — Church radio weekly broadcasts at 8 a.m. on Sundays at on WLTH Radio (1370-AM). The gospel will be preached along with a capella music. The broadcast can also be heard livestream on www.wlth1370am.com. The minister is Reginald Burrell. Call 882-1223.

Salvation Free Christian Fellowship: 745 E. 43rd Ave. — 7 p.m. March 28. The Encounter: The ultimate worship experience, unleash the worshipper in you.

Trinity United Church: 1276 West 20th Ave. — Somebody’s Closet Clothing Ministry prom dress giveaway is from 8 a.m. to noon March 29. Donations of dresses and accessories, such as shoes, jewelry and dress bags are being sought. For more information, call Maxine at 201-0840.

First Baptist Church: 626 W. 21st Ave. — The Sanctuary Choir presents “The Sounds Of Praise” at 3:30 p.m. March 30. Information: 883-3216.

New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church: 2325 W. 21st Ave. — Brother Terry Richardson and the Anointed Voices of Bethel will have a musical service at 4 p.m. March 30.

Peter’s Rock Missionary Baptist Church: 1725 E. 21st Ave. — Seeking pastoral resumes. Resumes can be mailed to the church, at 1725 E. 21st Ave., Gary, IN 46407, attention Pulpit Search Committee. Resumes are accepted until March 31.

Mercy Seat Missionary Baptist Church: 2629 W. 23rd Place — 10th Annual Women’s Conference April 5. Several special guests. Conference materials and lunch included with registration. Information: 949-4794 or (708) 308-6935.

The Christ Temple Church of Christ (Holiness) USA: 4201 Washington St. — Ernie Shelby, aka “Lady Sax,” in concert at 5 p.m. April 6. The cost is a $10 donation. For more information, call 949-3366.

Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church: 2075 Kentucky St. — 84th anniversary services, 7 p.m. April 9 and 10; gala banquet event at 6 p.m. April 11 at the Chateau Banquet Hall. For ticket information, call (219) 883-6149.

HAMMOND

Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church: 1047 Kenwood St. — Annual Men and Women’s Day, all-day event, March 30. 11 a.m. service, 3:30 p.m. musical. Theme: “Serving The Lord Together.” Information: 931-4337.

LANSING (ILL.)

Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church: The Stephen Ministry Team is hosting a dinner and music night, with doors opening at 6 p.m. March 22 at The Polish American Club, 1317 S. Halsted St., Chicago Heights, Ill. Food, dancing and entertainment. Admission is a suggested donation of $18 per person. Information: (708) 474-7997.

PORTAGE

Holy Cross Lutheran Church: 5402 U.S. Highway 6 (between Swanson and County Line roads). Free community dinners on Wednesdays during Lent through April 9. The dinners start at 5:30 p.m. and feature home-cooked meals including dessert and beverages. Information: 763-6343.

SCHERERVILLE

Lake Hills Baptist Church: 9209 W. 85th Ave. — Will celebrate the resurrection of our Lord with services at 8:15 and 10:40 a.m. April 20. A guest reception with refreshments will be held from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. in the Family Center. Information: 365-4747 or www.lakehillsonline.org.

VALPARAISO

Faith Fellowship Church: 84 S. County Road 500W — Food pantry open to residents of Porter and Lake counties (must show valid driver’s license), 9 to 11 a.m. second and fourth Mondays monthly, call 548-8585.

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