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.

Easter weekend events include: Good Friday service at 6:30 p.m., community egg hunt on Saturday, April 15, beginning at 11:30 a.m., and Easter Sunday services will be at 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.

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

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.

Good Friday worship will be at 7 p.m. on Friday.

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

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.

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 — 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.

Easter services schedule is as follows: Good Friday service at 1:30 p.m.; Easter services are at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m., with breakfast at 10 a.m.

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

ST. ALBAN

MANISTIQUE — Palm Sunday will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m., with Rev. Angus Wright presiding.

For more information, call Rev. Angus Wright at (906)341-0022 or Deacon Sallie Diller at (906)283-3268.

The church is handicapped accessible.

ST. STEPHEN

ESCANABA — Palm Sunday will be celebrated at the 10 a.m. service. Rev. David Simmons will preside, and Rev. Laura Woodworth will preach., with service beginning in Canterbury Hall

Maundy Thursday services will be held at 10 a.m. in the chapel and 6 p.m. in the Nave on Thursday.

Music committee meets Sunday at 11 a.m. in the Nave.

The Delta County Medical Loan Closet is located at St. Stephen’s. The Closet loans a wide variety of devices.

TRINITY

GLADSTONE — Palm Sunday with the Procession of Palms and Eucharist service will be celebrated beginning at 10 a.m. The Rev. Duane Wils will preside at the Eucharist. The Passion will be read recalling Jesus’ last days. Childcare is available each Sunday.

Maundy Thursday service will begin at 7 p.m., with the Rev. Thelma Clarage presiding, and Rt. Rev. Rayford Ray preaching.

Good Friday liturgy will be led by The Rev. Robert Flaminio beginning at 12:15 p.m. The Great Vigil of Easter with confirmations will take place Saturday, April 15.

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

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 — Worship for Palm Sunday will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday and 9:30 a.m. Sunday. The Sunday School children will sing at the Sunday morning service. Sunday School classes will meet at 10:30 a.m. Confirmation for grades sixth through eighth meets at 6:30 p.m.

The property committee meets on Tuesday at 7 p.m.

Worship for Holy week is Maundy Thursday is at 7 p.m., and Good Friday at 7 p.m. Lucas Wickstrom will be the guest organist on Good Friday.

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

CHRIST THE KING

ESCANABA — Worship for Palm Sunday will be held today at 5 p.m. and 10:30 a.m. on Sunday with the celebration of Holy Communion. Faith formation classes for Sunday School and confirmation students will be held at 9 a.m., and the annual Easter egg hunt will be held at this time. Coffee and goodies will be served from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. on Sunday. A meeting for students going on the Mission Trip this summer will be held immediately after worship on Sunday.

The worship and music committee will meet on Monday at 10 a.m.

The monthly seniors’ luncheon will be held on Tuesday at noon. The Joy Book Club will meet at 1 p.m.

The ladies will gather at 9 a.m. Wednesday to make quilts for Lutheran World Relief. Choir practice will be held at 5:30 p.m.

All are invited to join the staff for coffee from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday. Thursday Theology will be held at 11:30 a.m. Maundy Thursday worship with Holy Communion will be held at 7 p.m.

A Prayer Vigil will be held from 2 to 6 p.m. and 8 to midnight on Good Friday. A Good Friday ecumenical service will be held at Immanuel Lutheran Church at noon. Good Friday worship will be held at Christ the King at 7 p.m.

An Easter Vigil service is scheduled to take place at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 15.

Festive Easter services will be held at 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. An Easter breakfast is scheduled for 9 to 10:30 a.m.

ESCANABA FREE (AFLC)

ESCANABA — Sunday school for all ages is at 9:30 a.m. in the church sanctuary for praise and worship songs before breaking into classes. Family worship will begin at 10:30 a.m. The Triumphal Entry of Jesus into Jerusalem with palms and serving of the Lord’s Supper will be celebrated.

Wednesday evening, a cleaning bee will be held at 6 p.m.

FAITH

ROCK — Palm Sunday service is at 8:45 a.m., with Pastor Rell Spickerman leading Holy Communion. Coffee and fellowship follows. The Rock-Perkins Area Cantata will present “Sacred Places” at 4 p.m. at Faith Lutheran Church and 7 p.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Perkins. A time of fellowship and refreshments will follow each performance.

On Thursday, Rock Food Pantry will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Quilting will be held from 9 a.m. to noon. WOW meets at 5:30 p.m.

A Maundy Thursday service with Holy Communion will be held at 8 a.m.

A Tenebrae Good Friday service will be held at 8 a.m.

A service for Easter Sunday will be held at 8:45 a.m.

Because We Care is Iron Mountain Life Flight, which is an air ambulance service where critically injured and sick patients will receive a medical transfer focused on care, comfort and cost.

For more information, please call the church office at 356-6225.

FIRST (ELCA)

GLADSTONE — Palm Sunday worship with Holy Communion takes place at 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., with Rev. Tom Otis presiding. The christian education students will present a Cantata at the 10:30 a.m. service. The property committee will meet at 9 a.m. Sunday school, Confirmation, and HALO will meet at 9:15 a.m.

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. Charity Circle will gather at 1 p.m.

On Thursday, the men’s group will meet at 9 a.m. Grace Circle’s monthly meeting will be held at Fairview at 2 p.m. Maundy Thursday worship, including the Rite of First Communion, will take place at 7 p.m.

Good Friday worship, including the Choir Cantata, will take place at 7 p.m. ­Friday.

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. Bible study will be held at 9:30 a.m. At 11:30 a.m., a Palm Sunday brunch and Easter egg hunt will take place. At 8 p.m., the AA meeting takes place in the church lounge.

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

On Tuesday, the sewing circle meets at 9 a.m., and the Cub Scouts will meet at 6:30 p.m.

The AA meeting will take place at 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Maundy Thursday worship will take place at 6:30 p.m. Adult Bible study will take place at 7:15 p.m.

The community Good Friday worship service will be at noon on Friday, with Tenebrae worship at 6:30 p.m. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., VA support groups will meet.

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

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

OUR SAVIOR

ESCANABA — Palm Sunday 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. Financial Peace University class will be held at 6:30 p.m.

Mens and womens Bible study meet on the first and third Tuesday of the month at 5:30 p.m.

The church elders will meet at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, followed by the council at 7 p.m.

On Thursday, men’s Bible study will be held at 6:30 a.m. A Maundy Thursday service with the celebration of Holy Communion will be held at 7 p.m.

A Good Friday service will be held at 7 p.m.

The youth group will not meet on Holy Saturday.

Services on Easter Sunday will be held at 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. An Easter breakfast will be served by the men of the church at 9 a.m., and an Easter egg hunt for children will be held at this time.

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 (NALC)

BARK RIVER — Palm Sunday worship will be held at 10 a.m. This week’s text is from Matthew 21: 1-11.

On Tuesday, the men’s ecumenical “Chat and Chew” meets at the Firekeeper’s Restaurant at 8 a.m. The local TOPS club meets at the church at 5:30 p.m., and choir practice will take place at 6 p.m.

Salem quilters gather at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday.

The Maundy Thursday service will be held at 7 p.m.

The Good Friday Tenebrae Service will be held at 8 p.m.

Adult Bible study will take place on Saturday at 9:30 a.m.

ST. PAUL’S/GRACE

HYDE/POWERS — Palm Sunday 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, Matthew 21: 1-11. The Sacrament of Holy Communion will be observed. 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.

On Thursday, a soup and sandwich supper will be held at 6 p.m. Maundy Thursday worship will begin at 7:30 p.m., and the Lord’s Supper will be celebrated.

Grace Lutheran will host a Good Friday Tenebrae service at 6:30 CDT.

Catechism class and Bible study will not be held this week.

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.

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., and Sunday School classes for all ages meet at the same time. Coffee fellowship is at 10 a.m., followed by the 10:30 a.m. worship service. Nursery is available during the worship service. Pastor’s Sunday message is “The Procession.” 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.

Maundy Thursday worship will be held at 6:30 p.m. at First UMC.

Good Friday worship will be held at noon at Immanuel Lutheran.

On Easter Sunday, Central UMC will offer a sunrise service at the beach house area of Aronson Island at 8:30 a.m. A traditional service will be held at the church building at 10:30 a.m. All Central members are invited to an Easter brunch at 9:30 a.m. in the church fellowship hall. No Sunday School or children’s church will take place on Easter Sunday.

FIRST UNITED

ESCANABA — Worship for Palm Sunday is at 9:30 a.m. The youth will present the Lord’s Prayer in song and sign language during the service. Sunday school is at 10:45 a.m., and the youth will meet at 7 p.m. at Central UMC.

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

A service for Holy Thursday will be held at 6:30 p.m., with both First UMC and Central UMC participating.

“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. This can be turned in on Palm Sunday or Easter.

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 — The youthquakes and remors will meet at 11 a.m. today.

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. The youth will sell Easter baskets to help finance their week at Mission Camp.

The finance committee will meet at 6 p.m. Monday, followed by church council at 7 p.m.

Quilting and knitting begin at 9 a.m. Wednesday. Service guild meets at 1:30 p.m. 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. The Maundy Thursday service is at 7 p.m.

Gladstone’s ecumenical Good Friday Service will be held at Memorial UMC this year at noon.

A free movie night will be held at Memorial at 6 p.m. on Saturday, April 15.

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.

A Tenebrae service will be held Thursday at 7 p.m.

New Horizons will join with Memorial Methodist for a Good Friday service at noon.

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 — The Wednesday family night group is traveling to a Lads to Leaders Convention in Louisville, Ky. this month. The kids and some adults have been studying the books of Esther, Ruth and Job for months in preparation for the Bible Bowl competition, Scripture memorization, public reading, song leading, and service projects. A new year of preparation and competition for kids ages five to adult will begin after Easter. If you would like to register your family in the competition, 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. There is a class with Miss Bonnie for kids four and under.

Keith Cartwright will be the special guest speaker on Easter. He’ll deliver the sermon at 11 a.m. Marc Sundquist will lead a Bible discussion at 10 a.m. and then the singing at the 11 a.m. worship.

The Christian Closet has food, clothes and household items free of charge every first Wednesday of the month from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. . The Closet is at the church building at 5079 18th Rd in Soo Hill area of Escanaba. Personal toiletries are being collected as donations this month.

Watch out TV Program, Let the Bible Speak, on TV-6 at 10 a.m. every Sunday morning. Past programs can be viewed at www.letthebiblespeak.net. 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. 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.

Contact the church at 786-0747 for more information. Located at 3103 Hwy M-35, a couple miles south of the Ford River Bridge.

LAKESIDE

CHRISTIAN CHURCH

ESCANABA — Sunday school for all ages is at 9 a.m. The worship service, led by Mary Gavlek, follows at 10 a.m. Pastor Mark Highum will deliver the message. Holy Communion is offered with the meditation by Keith Mattson 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. Call Terry at 789-4301 with any questions.

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. 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 Palm Sunday will be led by Music Director Ann Wood and liturgist Deanna DeValde, with a special Lenten Cantata provided by the FPC Choir. Childcare with Bible stories will be available from 10 a.m. to noon for children aged infant to preschool.

A Maundy Thursday service will be held at 7 p.m. with Pastor Bo Lange.

For Good Friday, a community service will be held at noon and a Tenebrae service will be held at 6:30 p.m. at Immanuel Lutheran Church.

An Easter Sunday service will be held at 10:30 a.m. with Pastor Bo Lange.

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 noon 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.

Service leader and presenter will be Kathryn Morski and we will be having our Flower Communion. Please bring a flower to service.

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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