RESPITE NIGHT AVAILABLE
Center Church of the Brethren will offer a Respite Night for parents of special needs children ages 12 and under on Friday July 22, 6-9 p.m. Register online at www.center-cob.org.
CHICKEN DINNER TO BENEFIT
North Industry Christian Church will host a Chicken Barbecue to beneit the NICC Missions' trip to Mexico in 2017. The dinner is planned for Saturday, July 16, 4:30-6:30 p.m. The $10 chicken dinner includes baked potato, vegetable, apple sauce/cole slaw, roll, drink and dessert. Chicken only can be purchased for $6.
CHURCH PICNIC SET
The Indian Run Christian Church will hold a church picnic July 24, rain or shine. Lunch will be at 12:30 p.m. in the barn following church services. Those attending should bring two covered dishes to share and table settings. Drinks will be provided. Dress for the weather and feel free to bring your lawn chairs.
WOMEN'S MINI RETREAT PLANNED
Indian Run Christian Church Women's Ministry will hold a mini retreat on Saturday, July 30, 9 a.m. to noon. Reservations requested by July 27. The cost is $5 per person.
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VBS IS COMING
East Sparta Christian Church: Sundays July 10, 17, 24 and 31 from 3- 6 p.m. There will be a fun closing day Aug. 7 in the town park near the East Sparta Community Building. This day will feature inflatables, a dunk tank, games, food and much more. Pre-registration is not required. If you have questions, call the church office 330-866-2552.
Mt. Zion Community Church: Family Weekend Bible School: "Pets Unleashed - Where Jesus Cares Fur You!" July 15-16, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday evening begins with a simple meal for the whole family. July 17 - 9 a.m. The morning's worship will include a "blessing of the pets" by Pastor Bruce McLaughlin, the kids will share what they learned at Pets Unleashed. A potluck lunch in the pavilion will follow the service. Call or text 330-447-7793 to register or for more information or e-mail the church at mt.zioncc@sbcglobal and include phone number or address.
Indian Run Christian Church: July 18-22 from 6-8 p.m. The theme is "Cave Quest." Parents can register their kids on the church web page www.christforeastcanton.com, on the church Facebook page or contact the church office at 330-488-2938.
Peace Lutheran Church: July 19-21 from 6-8:30 p.m. Lava, "Lava Island, where Jesus' love flows."
Mt. Tabor United Methodist Church: July 18-21, 6-8:30 p.m. All children ages three years to sixth grade are welcome. The theme is "Deep Sea Discovery: God Is with Me Wherever I Go!" To register, call 330-488-1842 or register online at www.vacationbibleschool.com/mttabor2016.
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