Churches announce services and programs

APOSTOLIC

PENTECOSTAL

FAMILY LIFE CENTER

ESCANABA — Sunday worship begins at 10 a.m. Pastor is David Shaffer.

Monday prayer meeting begins at 7 p.m.

Wednesday Night Bible Study is at 7 p.m.

The youth service begins at 7 p.m. Friday. Kids Jam, for ages four and older, will include Bible stories, games, crafts, and snacks. For more information about Kids Jam, call 420-2076.

The Family Life Center is located at 117 Stephenson Ave. For more information, contact Pastor Shaffer at 789-4314.

ASSEMBLY OF GOD

NEW LIFE

ESCANABA — Sunday worship services will take place at 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., and nursery is available for both services. A variety of children and adult discipleship groups are offered in both small and large group settings with specific needs in mind. “Connections” fellowship will be held immediately after each service.

Men’s Bible study gathers Monday at 6:30 p.m. at the church. Christian men’s fellowship coffee hour follows at 8:15 p.m. at Culver’s.

The ladies luncheon is held on the second Tuesday of each month from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Stonehouse.

On Wednesday, youth groups, Royal Rangers, girl’s ministries, adult Bible study, and life groups will meet at 6:30 p.m. Nursery is available.

Celebrate Recovery is on Thursday, with doors opening at 6:30 p.m. for fellowship. The meeting starts at 7 p.m.

The men’s breakfast is held on the last Saturday of each month at 9 a.m. at the church.

To listen to sermons online, view the current bulletin and calendar of events, sign up for Life Groups, or for more information, go to the church’s Web site at NewLife906.com, visit them on Facebook, or call their office at 786-3858.

BAPTIST

BEREAN

ESCANABA — Interactive Bible classes for all ages will begin at 9:45 a.m. Morning worship service will be held at 11 a.m., afternoon service/prayer will be held at 12:45 p.m. A lite luncheon will be served before the afternoon service. Bring snacks to share.

A Bay Pines service will take place at 2:30 p.m.

Youth meetings for Bereanairs (first through sixth grade), and teens will be held on Wednesday, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. This will include: singing, prayer, Bible lessons, and activities. If a ride is needed, call the church before 5 p.m. for arrangements.

A Remembrance service will be held on Friday, April 14. at 1 p.m. Blessed Hope Baptist Church will be joining us as we remember the Divine Sacrifice and honor the Savior of the World.

Nursery is available for all services.

CALVARY

ESCANABA — Sunday morning prayer starts at 8 a.m., followed by fellowship until 9:30 a.m. Sunday school for all ages begins at 9:30 a.m. with two classes for adults, “Fundamentals of the Faith” and “Love or Die.” Younger children meet for “Generations of Grace.” Pre-worship prayer and meditation begins at 10:30 a.m. The worship service follows at 10:45 a.m. Nursery is available.

Kids for Truth Family Ministry meets Wednesday from 6:30 to 8 p.m. The program is for preschool children up to sixth grade. Transportation is available.

GRACE

GLADSTONE — Worship services will be held at 9:15 a.m. and 11 a.m. on Sunday. Fellowship time will take place at 10:30 a.m., and Grace Kids will meet at 11 a.m. for children in nursery through fifth grade.

Student ministries for sixth-12th graders will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday.

To schedule an appointment with one of Grace Church’s pastors, or for more information regarding life groups and men’s and women’s Bible study groups, contact the church at 428-1331.

Good Friday worship will be at 7 p.m. on Friday, April 14.

Easter morning worship will take place at 9:15 a.m. and 11 a.m.

The office is open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Little Light of Mine Preschool and Childcare Center is a fully-licensed preschool/childcare center offered at Grace Church. Preschool is offered for three-and four-year-olds during the school year, and year-round childcare services are offered Monday through Friday from 6:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more information, contact Director Myrna Hughes at 428-9482.

BIBLE CHURCH

BARK RIVER

BARK RIVER — All adults are invited to come and play volleyball on tonight at 7 p.m.

Sunday School begins at 10 a.m., with classes for all ages. The worship service follows at 11 a.m. Youth group for grades 7-12 meets from 6:30 to 8 p.m. All are welcome to join. Sunday evening service takes place at 7 p.m.

Ladies bible study meets Tuesday morning at 10 a.m. Call Becky at 241-3644 for more information.

Ladies’ Friendship Dinner will be held on Friday, April 7. RSVP by calling 241-3644 or by e-mailing brbc@att.net.

Visit the website at barkriverbiblechurch.com, e-mail, brbc@att.net, or call 466-2486 for more information.

ROCK BIBLE CHAPEL

ROCK — Worship service is from 10 a.m. to noon.

Tuesday women’s study is at 10 a.m.

Kid’s club is held the first and third Wednesdays, from 6 to 7:30 p.m.

For questions, contact Pastor Adam Hamill at 356-6133.

CHURCH OF CHRIST, SCIENTIST

CHRISTIAN SCIENCE SOCIETY

ESCANABA — Sunday service begins at 10 a.m. Reading room hours are offered before and after service and are open to the public. Sunday school is available on request.

The church is located at 325 S. 13th St. For more information, call 786-6644 or visit www.christianscience.com or www.spirituality.com.

CHURCH OF GOD

HARBOR LIGHTS

ESCANABA — Contemporary praise and worship service and children’s ministry are offered at 10 a.m. on Sunday. The evening service is at 6 p.m.

Wednesday evening classes for all ages start at 7 p.m.

If transportation to and from the church is needed, call 428-9445 at least one hour prior to services.

Pastor Tony Morrison responds to requests for home visits and personal prayers. Call 428-9445.

The church is located at 612 2nd Ave S.

CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER-DAY SAINTS

ESCANABA BRANCH

ESCANABA — Sunday worship begins with Sacrament meeting at 10 a.m. for all the family, followed by Sunday school for youth and adults, primary for the children at 11:20 a.m. Priesthood, Relief Society, Young Women and Young Men’s meetings begin at 12:10 p.m.

The church is located at 1315 9th Ave. S. For more information, call President Wesley Schmidt, (224)616-1933, Full-time missionaries at (715)207-5882, or the Church at 786-0370.

CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE

LIGHTHOUSE

ESCANABA — Sunday school is held at 9:30 a.m., followed by the morning worship service with Pastor George Chouinard at 11 a.m. Evening service is at 6 p.m.

Wednesday activities include a soup and sandwich supper and seminar beginning at 6:30 p.m. Prayer follows at 7:30 p.m. “Caravan,” a scouting program for children age four through sixth grade, meets at 7 p.m. Contact Bethany Chouinard at 789-9389.

CONGREGATIONALISTS

EAST DELTA

CONGREGATIONAL

COOKS — Sunday worship services are as follows: Fayette, 9 a.m.; Garden, 10 a.m.; and Cooks 11 a.m. Cooks Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m. and breakfast at 10:30 a.m. Sunday Parish prayer meeting is from 7:30 to 9 at the parsonage.

The youth group meets Wednesday at 7 p.m. in Cooks.

Parish growth group meets Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. at the parsonage. Please call first.

Contact Pastor Lon M. Hider at 644-2618 or email lonhider@yahoo.com.

EPISCOPAL

TRINITY

GLADSTONE — Holy Eucharist service will be celebrated at 10 a.m.. The Rev. Thelma Clarage will preside. A film on “What gift has your faith community given to you?” will be shown. Church school will meet at 10 a.m. Childcare is available during the service.

Lenten Study will take place on Wednesday at 6 p.m. with soup followed by 6:30 p.m. study on the book “Love Wins.” The group will also review the movie, “The Shack.”

Holy week services begins with Palm Sunday on April 9, Maundy Thursday service will begin at 7 p.m. on April 13, and Good Friday service at 12:15 p.m. on April 14.

Non-perishable food items are welcome each Sunday.

Volunteers are also needed for various outreach programs. For more information please call the church at 428-4116 and leave your name.

For more information about the Episcopal Church, visit upepiscopal.org.

EVANGELICAL COVENANT

UNITED

GLADSTONE — Sunday worship begins at 10 a.m. Nursery care is provided every Sunday during worship service.

Wednesday night activities include: homework at 5 p.m., dinner will be served at 5:30 p.m., with everyone welcome, and youth group classes for grades kindergarten through twelfth grade will meet at 6:30 p.m.

Pastor is Rev. Nathan Langager, and the youth director is Tana Porath.

The church office is open from 12 until 4 p.m. on Monday through Thursday.

The church is located at 305 S. 9th St. For more information, contact them at (906)428-2848 or unitedcovenant@gmail.com. They can also be found on the web and on Facebook.

LUTHERAN

BETHANY

ESCANABA — Sunday worship will take place at 8:30 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. Coffee fellowship is from 10:15 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. Holy Communion is celebrated every Sunday at the 8:30 a.m. service and at the 10:45 a.m. service on the first and third Sunday of the month during the school year. Forum hour begins at 9:15 a.m. in the downstairs fellowship hall. All are welcome.

The Delta Conference spring meeting will be held at 4 p.m. at Bethany Lutheran Church in Perkins.

The Sunday morning worship service airs each week from 10:45 to 11:45 a.m. on WCHT AM 600 and FM 105.5.

On Monday, Bible study class will be held in the fellowship hall at 9 a.m. The Personnel committee meeting will take place at 7 p.m. Boy Scout Troop 408 will meet in the fellowship hall at 7 p.m.

A staff meeting will be held at 2 p.m. The Bay de Noc Choral Society will practice in the church sanctuary at 7 p.m.

On Wednesday, quilting will take place in the fellowship hall at 9 a.m. Midweek Lenten services will be held at noon and 7 p.m. Soups will be served in the fellowship hall at 5:45 p.m. by the confirmation classes.

The Morning Doves Circle will meet at 9:30 a.m. at Applewood’s Restaurant, while Bethany Belles Circle will meet at Jean Sovey’s. MOPS will meet in the fellowship hall from 6 to 8 p.m.

The Bay de Noc Choral Society will practice in the church sanctuary at 7 p.m. on Saturday, April 8, and the Bay de Noc Choral Society concert will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, April 9.

The Ark Preschool is a licensed, non-profit, preschool for children 2 1/2 to 6 years old. It’s provided as a community ministry by Bethany Lutheran Church to all children regardless of their religious affiliation. The Ark continues to offer classes for children each Tuesday through Thursday in the education wing. For information or to register for the 2016-17 school year, call Chris Brzezenski at 428-1630 or Bethany Lutheran Church at 786-5410.

BETHANY

PERKINS — Worship on Sunday begins at 9:15 a.m. and is led by Pastor Diane Srutowski. Coffee hour follows worship. Sunday school is at 11 a.m.

The quilters meet on Thursday at 10 a.m.

For additional information about church activities, contact Pastor Diane Srutowski at (906)420-1234 or dsrutowski@gmail.com. Bethany is also listed on Facebook.

CALVARY

RAPID RIVER — This weekend’s worship services will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday and 9:30 a.m. Sunday. Sunday school will not meet due to spring break.

The final soup supper for Lent starts at 6 p.m., and worship is at 7 p.m.

Calvary Quilters meet from 9 a.m. to noon Friday. New quilters and helpers are always welcome.

ESCANABA FREE (AFLC)

ESCANABA — Sunday school for all ages is at 9:30 a.m. Family worship will begin at 10:30 a.m. The Lord’s Supper will be served during the service. There will be a quick meeting after family worship service to discuss preparations for our Easter Breakfast.

Bible study is held on Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. in the lower level of the church.

FIRST (ELCA)

GLADSTONE — Worship with Holy Communion takes place at 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., with Rev. Tom Otis presiding.

On Tuesday, the sewing circle will gather at 9 a.m. and clergy text study will meet at 10:30 a.m. The Chancel Choir will rehearse at 7 p.m.

Bible study will meet on Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. A soup supper will take place at 6 p.m., followed by Lenten worship at 7 p.m. Confirmation students will have a brief meeting following worship.

On Thursday, the worship and music committee will meet at 5 p.m. WELCA will hold its April meeting “Cooking with Connie” at 7 p.m., and the congregation council will also meet at 7 p.m.

For more information, call 428-4565 or visit their website at www.firstlutheran-gladstone.org

FIRST

TRENARY — Sunday worship begins at 8:45 a.m. Holy Communion will be served. Lectors are Rose Robinson and Terrie Peters. Refreshments will follow the service. Sunday school for all children begins at 11 a.m.

For more information, call the church office at 446-3446.

IMMANUEL

ESCANABA — Worship will be held at 10:30 a.m., with a live lamb in church for the children’s sermon. Holy Communion will be celebrated. No Sunday school, confirmation, or Bible study will be held. Choir practice will be held at 8 a.m. Nursery care is provided every Sunday for children five years and younger during worship services. Fellowship/coffee hour begins at 11:30 a.m At 8 p.m., the AA meeting takes place in the church lounge.

On Monday, the Boy Scouts will meet at 7 p.m.

On Tuesday, the sewing circle meets at 9 a.m., and outreach will meet at 7 p.m.

A soup and sandwich supper will be held at 5:45 p.m. Wednesday, with a worship service following at 6:30 p.m. The AA meeting will take place at 8 p.m. Wednesday.

On Thursday, Bible study will not be held.

From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday, VA support groups will meet.

A brunch and Easter egg hunt will be held after the 10:30 a.m. worship on Sunday, April 9. RSVP by Wednesday. Maundy Thursday worship will be at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 13. The community Good Friday worship service will be at noon on Friday, April 14, with Tenebrae worship at 6:30 p.m.

Easter Sunday worship will be at 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.

For more about Immanuel, visit the church’s website at www.immanuelconnection.or

OUR SAVIOR

ESCANABA — “The Great Surprise” will be held, from 2 to 4 p.m. This is fun experiential Easter event open to the public. Snacks and volunteers to help with the program are needed. Directions and all supplies will be provided. Call DCE Jennifer if you are interested at 636-373-0485. The youth group meeting will be held.

The Fifth Sunday in Lent will be celebrated with the traditional service at 8 a.m. and the contemporary service at 10:30 a.m. Sunday school and adult Bible study will take place at 9:15 a.m. The Rite of Confirmation will be held at the 10:30 a.m. service today. The following students will be confirmed: Ethan P. Bennetts, Brandon Stephen Boudreau, Aidan Stephen Johnson, and Blake Edward Johnson. Cake and refreshments will be served after the service. Financial Peace University class will be held at 6:30 p.m.

Men’s and women’s Bible study meet on the first and third Tuesday of the month at 5:30 p.m.

For Wednesdays in Lent, Our Savior will Echo the Story. This week: “Death-to-Life” Luke 22:24. A light lunch will be served by the youth as a potluck supper at 6 p.m. Wednesday, followed by the service at 7 p.m.

On Thursday, men’s Bible study will be held at 6:30 a.m., AKTION Club will not meet. “Laugh Your Way To A Better Marriage” begins at 6:30 p.m.

The youth group will meet to go to the Gathering in Roselle, Ill. on April 7-9. The regular scheduled meeting will not take place, as they will be participating in the Northern Illinois Youth Gathering. Call DCE Jennifer if you are interested at (636)373-0485.

Our Savior Lutheran Church is located at 2401 N. Lincoln Road in Escanaba. The church’s Facebook page is “Our Savior Lutheran Church.” The church’s pastor is Rev. Al Schubert, II.

SALEM EVANGELICAL

ESCANABA — Worship services for the Fifth Sunday in Lent will be held at 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. with Pastor Paul Doletzky leading the services. Bible class and Sunday School will begin at 9:15 a.m.

Bible class will meet at 10 a.m. on Tuesday. The council will meet at 6 p.m.

On Wednesday, catechism class begins at 4:30 p.m. A soup and sandwich supper will be served before the service at 5:30 p.m., with the Lent worship service at 6:30 p.m.

For more information on services and the church, go to www.salemescanaba.org or contact the church at 786-0363.

ST. PAUL’S/GRACE

HYDE/POWERS — The Fifth Sunday in Lent will be celebrated at St. Paul’s at the 8:30 a.m. worship service. Pastor Ronald Zindler will preside and preach on the Epistle reading for the day, Romans 8: 11-19, and how the Holy Spirit of God enables Christians to forsake sin and follow Jesus. There will also be a children’s sermon for the younger ones present. Visitors are welcome. Coffee and conversation will follow the service at St. Paul’s.

St. Paul’s sister parish, Grace Lutheran in Powers, will have the same service at their 9:15 a.m. CDT service.

Catechism class for sixth through eighth grades continues on Wednesday afternoon at the parsonage, starting at 3:45 p.m. Also on this Wednesday, the observance of Lent will continue with a midweek service at 7:30 p.m. at Grace Lutheran in Powers. Pastor Stephen Lehmann from Mt. Olive Lutheran in Iron Mountain preaching. Snacks will follow the worship service.

Adult Bible study meets on Friday beginning at 10 a.m. in the lower classroom. St. Paul’s Ladies’ Aid will meet after Bible class also in the lower classroom.

To learn more about the Bible or about St. Paul’s or Grace, please call Pastor Zindler at 553-7321.

TRINITY

STONINGTON — Sunday morning worship service begins at 11:15 a.m. Coffee fellowship is held after worship on the first Sunday.

Quilting takes place from 9 a.m. to noon Monday. Adult Bible study is held every other Monday from 12:30 to 2 p.m. in the fellowship hall. Contact Pastor Diane for details.

Ladies’ Aid meetings take place on the second Tuesday of the month. For time and location, call Pastor Diane Srutowski at (906)420-1234 or email at dsrutowski@gmail.com.

For additional information about church activities, contact Pastor Diane Srutowski at (906)420-1234 or dsrutowski@gmail.com. Trinity is also listed on Facebook.

METHODIST

CENTRAL UNITED

ESCANABA — The women’s group meets in room 9 at 9:15 a.m. There will be no Sunday School or children’s church. Coffee fellowship is at 10 a.m., followed by the 10:30 a.m. worship service. This is a communion Sunday. Nursery is available during the worship service. Pastor’s Sunday message is “Believe.” The youth group will meet at 7 p.m. in room 8.

WDBC Radio 680AM airs the 10:30 a.m. worship service each Sunday.

Tuesday morning Bible study with Pastor Elise meets at 9:30 a.m. in the lounge. Study is based on the Scriptures used in Sunday worship. The “Loving Fingers” quilting group meets every Tuesday at 10 a.m. in room 9. New quilters are always welcome.

Soup and Vespers will be held on Wednesday beginning at 6 p.m. in room 8, followed by Vespers in the chapel. Wednesday Bible Study will not meet during Lent.

FIRST UNITED

ESCANABA — Worship for the Fifth Sunday in Lent is at 9:30 a.m. The handbell choir will play during the service. Communion will be served, and this is open to all. Sunday school is at 10:45 a.m., and the youth will meet at 7 p.m. at Central UMC.

The church will be co-sponsoring the Bay College supper with Bark River UMC on Monday evening.

Chancel choir practice is on Wednesday at 7:15 p.m.

Pasty-making takes place this week, with prep work on Thursday and assembly on Friday, starting at 9 a.m. both days.

“Secret Prayer Pals” will be starting up soon, pairing a youth with an adult for prayers for a month.

An offering for the Haiti School Hot Lunch Program will be ongoing during the Lenten season.

FIRST UNITED

MANISTIQUE — Adult Sunday school will be held at 9:45 a.m. Worship will take place at 11 a.m., followed by a coffee hour. Childcare will be available in the fellowship hall during the service.

A prayer meeting will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday. Bible study will be held at 2 p.m.

Hymn sings are held on the first Monday of each month at a local medical care facility.

Pasty sales are held on the second Wednesday and Thursday of each month.

Office hours are Monday through Thursday, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

For more information, contact the church at (906)341-6662 or visit www.manistiquemethodist.info.

MEMORIAL UNITED

GLADSTONE — Sunday worship is at 8:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Sunday school for all ages is at 9:15 a.m. A staffed nursery is available during Sunday school and the 10:30 a.m. service. There will be a special offering for “One Great Hour of Sharing.” After the second service, the men will serve a breakfast which they have prepared.

A Lenten supper will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday with special speaker Phil Strom, Delta County Prosecutor.

Quilting and knitting begin at 9 a.m. Wednesday. The youth confirmation class will begin at 6 p.m. The Glory Ringers will practice at 6 p.m., and the Jubilee Choir will practice at 7 p.m.

The Thursday Bible study will take place at 10 a.m. At 11:15 a.m., the Lenten study will continue on the Lenten theme “Roll Down Justice.”

Youthquakes and tremors will meet at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 8.

Memorial’s Clothes Closet is open each Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Gently used clothing is available for all.

For more information, contact the church by email at mumc@gladstonechurch.org or visit the website at www.gladstonechurch.org.

NEW HORIZONS

MINISTRY

(Free Methodist)

GLADSTONE — Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m., followed by a fellowship time. The morning worship service with Pastor Jason Marsh begins at 11 a.m.

Church prayer hour is Wednesday at 11 a.m. Youth groups, along with the midweek Bible study, begin at 6 p.m., followed by prayer at 7 p.m.

Monthly game night is the Friday beginning at 6 p.m. Those attending are asked to bring a treat to share.

The church choir rehearses on Saturday at 2 p.m.

UNITED METHODIST

TRENARY — Sunday worship begins at 9 a.m. and Sunday school is at 10:15 a.m. Fellowship hour with coffee and snacks will follow the service.

NONDENOMINATIONAL

AGAPE MINISTRIES

ESCANABA — Sunday services are at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. with prayer time a half hour before each service. Sunday school is also at 10 a.m.

Mid-week service with prayer time is Wednesday at 7 p.m. The youth also meet at 7 p.m.

CHURCH OF CHRIST

ESCANABA — Bible classes for all ages meet at 10 a.m. Sunday. Worship with Dave Grant is at 11 a.m.

Let the Bible Speak is a TV Bible study at 10 a.m. every Sunday on WLUC TV-6. The web page provides opportunities for home study materials. Check it out at www.letthebiblespeak.net.

The church family invites the public to join us for our weekly family night on Wednesdays at 5:30 p.m., with supper being provided, and then activities beginning at 6 p.m. All ages are welcome.

Closet is open to the public every first Wednesday of the month from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Non-perishable food, clothing and household items free of charge are offered.

The church is located at 5079 18th Road in the Soo Hill area of Escanaba. For more information, call (906)233-0065.

FORD RIVER

COMMUNITY CHAPEL

FORD RIVER — Pastor Jay’s adult Sunday school classes start at 9 a.m. Worship service is at 10 a.m. Communion on first Sunday. Junior church and nursery are provided. Coffee and fellowship follow the service.

Prayer meeting is held Thursday at 6 p.m. The monthly board meetings are the second Thursday of the month at 7 p.m.

There are alternating Men’s and Women’s Prayer breakfasts on the third Saturday of each month.

There are ongoing Bible studies. Call the church at 786-0747 for more details.

Pastor Jay’s sermons are available at fordriverchapel.com under “media.”

LAKESIDE

CHRISTIAN CHURCH

ESCANABA — Sunday school for all ages is at 9 a.m. The worship service follows at 10 a.m. Visiting Pastor Adam Szymanski will deliver the sermon. Holy Communion is offered with the meditation by Chuck Thompson, and junior church is available.

The women’s Monday Bible study is at 6:30 p.m. The study is the first and second Books of Peter. Mary G. is the contact person at 786-4133.

There is a youth ministry, The Vision, on Wednesdays from 6:30 to 8 p.m. It is open to all junior and senior high students.

The sewing/quilting group meets on Thursday at 1 p.m. For more information, call Mary P. at 786-1997.

A second women’s Bible study takes place twice monthly on Saturday at 9 a.m. Call Heather at 786-1027 for the location.

SILVER WINDS

ESCANABA — Worship services start at 10:30 a.m., and nursery is provided. Classes for K-12 are offered during the sermon.

Men’s and women’s Bible study on Monday at 6:30 p.m.

Men’s Connect meets the last Saturday of every month for breakfast, Bible study and to do projects.

Dale Ecklid is the interim pastor.

The church is located at 201 N. 12th St., just a block north of Ludington St. Contact front_office@silverwindschurch.org or phone/text 906-280-4481 for more information.

WATSON BIBLE CHAPEL

WATSON — Sunday morning worship service will begin at 10 a.m. Coffee and fellowship will follow the service. Potluck is served the first Sunday of each month. Communion is offered the second Sunday of each month.

For information about the church, call 238-4252.

PENTECOSTAL

ESCANABA

ESCANABA — Sunday morning worship begins at 10 a.m. with a message by Pastor Lobsinger. Sunday school for adults and children will be followed by prayer for the sick. Food, games and fun will follow the worship service.

Bible study with Pastor Lobsinger takes place at 7 p.m. Thursday.

Anyone with questions on the Bible is asked to call 789-6335.

PRESBYTERIAN

FIRST

ESCANABA — The 10:30 a.m. worship service of the Fifth Sunday in Lent will be led by Dan Young, and liturgist, Jeff McCall. A musical offering will be given by Bill Rinne and Music Director D. Ann Wood. Childcare with Bible stories will be available from 10 a.m. to noon for children aged infant to preschool.

Lent will be celebrated each Wednesday through April 5. A soup supper will be held at 6 p.m., followed by Lenten study/activity.

The church, which is ADA-accessible, is located at 9th Street and 1st Avenue South.

SEVENTH-DAY

ADVENTIST

ESCANABA

ESCANABA — Bible study for all ages begins Saturday at 9:30 a.m. Worship hour follows at 11 a.m. Copies of the weekly message are available.

The Community Service Center food pantry adjacent to the church is open from 1 to 4 p.m. on Monday and Saturday.

Prayer meeting takes place Wednesday at 6 p.m. at the school.

Christian school is available for grades K-8. Grades 1-8 meet from 8 a.m. to 3:10 p.m. Monday through Thursday and Friday from 8 to 11:30 a.m. Kindergarten meets from 8 to 11:30 a.m. Monday through Friday.

SALVATION ARMY

ESCANABA

ESCANABA — Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. Worship hour follows at 11 a.m.

Social service assistance is available 9 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday in the Community Services Building.

The Soup Kitchen is open 12 to 1 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

UNITARIAN

UNIVERSALIST

BAY DE NOC AREA

U.U. FELLOWSHIP

ESCANABA — The UU Fellowship meets at 10:30 a.m. at the Bonifas Arts Center, 700 1st Ave. S., studio entrance, every second and fourth Sunday of the month. Child care and education are provided, and socialization precedes and follows the service.

The Fellowship’s monthly potluck social will be held Friday at 6:30 at the Black/Frueh house.

Unitarian Universalism is an open-minded, welcoming faith that draws on many religious traditions. Inclusive to all ages, classes, personal differences, races/ethnicities and spiritual beliefs, all are welcome in their search for spiritual truth and meaning. Refer to bdnuucoordinator@gmail.com, (906)241-5373, www.baydenocuu.org, or Facebook for more information.

ZEN MEDITATION

LITTLE BAY ZEN

BUDDHIST SANGHA

ESCANABA — Zazen, sitting meditation; kinhi, walking meditation; and Dharma discussion take place on Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at the Bonifas Arts Center. Use the studio entrance.

For more information, refer to https://sites.google.com/site/escanabazen/.

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