Lake County religion briefs

2013-09-21T00:00:00Z Lake County religion briefsTimes Staff
September 21, 2013 12:00 am  • 


Rummage sale

HAMMOND | The First Presbyterian Church of Hammond will host a rummage sale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the church, 6021 Hohman Ave. All proceeds will help fund the Mission/Outreach Committee's charitable work. Call (219) 931-2174.

Fall Bible School

HAMMOND | Trinity Baptist Church will offer Fall Bible School from 9:30 a.m. to noon and 3 to 5:30 p.m. today and from 10 to 11 a.m., when Sunday Services begin at the church, 3704 Towle Ave. Call (847) 290-8058.

4th Annual Musical Festival

CROWN POINT | First United Methodist Church will hold its 4th annual musical festival from 5 to 10:30 p.m. at 352 S. Main St. This year's music fest will be all rock and roll. Special guest artists are Jill Hayman-Aponte, Mr. Funnyman and The Rockaholics. Ticket price for the concert is $10. Dinner is offered before the show at a cost of $10 a ticket for both dinner and the concert is $15. The menu for the evening is chicken noodle casserole, corn bread muffins, crunchy green salad, and apple cobbler. Call (219) 663-1515.

Country, Gospel Music Show

LOWELL | Jim Kirk and Peggy Hendricks will host the fourth anniversary Country and Gospel music show at First United Methodist Church of Lowell from 6 to 9 p.m. at 520 E. Commercial Ave. Musicians from around the area will entertain. Admission is free. Food is available for purchase. Handicap accessible. Call (219) 765-2088.


Church Anniversary

MERRILLVILLE | Descent of the Holy Ghost Orthodox Church will host Bishop Irineu and The Divine Liturgy at 10 a.m. in honor of the church's 105th anniversary at 750 W. 61st Ave. A Romanian cuisine banquet will follow at 12:30 p.m. The menu includes roast pork, stuffed cabbage, mamaliga with cheese, green beans, salad and coffee. Call (219) 980-0374.Community Health Fair:

Annual Outdoor Mass and Picnic

MERRILLVILLE | Annual outdoor Mass begins at 1:30 p.m. at VFW Post 1563, 6880 Hendricks St. A picnic follows. Menu is Lithuanian meal including kugelis. Cost is A$12.50. Call (219) 884-2220.

Birthday Musical Celebration

EAST CHICAGO | New Starlight Baptist Church will host a Birthday Musical celebration for July, August and September at 4 p.m. at 3839 Guthrie St. There will be singing and praise dancing.All are invited to this birthday party. Call (219) 398-1493.

Youth/Young Adult Choir Reunion

GARY | Christian Valley Baptist Church presents a youth choir reunion from the 60's, 70's, 80's & 90's era from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at 1910 Adams St.The church is looking for all former choir members for rehearsals. Call (219) 883-5762.

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