<![CDATA[CASCO TWP. - "The Attributes of Lent" worship schedule will feature dialogues about repentance, sacrifice, commitment, faith and service at 7 p.m. Wednesdays through April 9. Beginning March 12, a soup supper and fellowship will be at 6 p.m. The church is at 5322 Palms Road. MARINE CITY - The church will have a euchre party on Friday. Registration is from 6:30-7 p.m., and play begins at 7:15 p.m. The cost is $8 per person. and includes eight rounds of euchre, snacks and beverages. Participants must be 18 or older. The church at 156 S. William St. MARINE CITY - The Warehouse Venue, 6135 King Road, will be host today to the Hope Rises Community Concert. Featuring several acts, including Emily Torres, By His Grace, the Keith Fentress Band, Veracity and Cross the Line, the concert is a fundraiser for Project Hope. Donations will be accepted at the door. LEXINGTON - The Joyful Sounds Quartet from Port Huron will perform at 6 p.m. Sunday in the church, 5597 S. Main St. A free-will offering will be accepted. The concert is sponsored by the Lexington Southern Gospel Concert Committee. LAKEPORT - Hymns, Southern gospel and contemporary music can be performed at Christian Open Mic Night and Hymn Sing, at 7 p.m. Tuesday. Talent registration begins at 6:30 p.m. Refreshments will be served afterward. The church is at 3597 Milwaukee St. JEDDO - A book and movie sale will be from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. today. The church is at 8533 Wildcat Road. PORT HURON TWP. - Professor Thomas Salas will present "The Mystery of the Icons," from 7-9 p.m. Thursday at St. Stephen's Catholic Church, 325 32nd St. The evening is sponsored by the Port Huron Catholic Parishes. A free-will offering will be accepted. For details, call (810) 984-2689. CASCO TWP. - The church will be host to the annual St. Pat's Day dinner honoring Pat Bandlow at 4 p.m. March 23 at Perch Point Conservation Club, 7930 Meisner Road. Traditional boiled corned beef and cabbage dinner, dessert and coffee and tea. Cash bar, raffles and a bake sale. $10. Call Colleen at (586) 719-5314. KIMBALL TWP. - Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m. with morning worship at 10:45 a.m. Classes for all age groups are 6:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesdays including adult prayer gathering and YouthTalk youth group. Teens for Christ will present the musical "I am Here," at 7 p.m. March 15 in Blue Water Free Methodist Church, 1963 Allen Road. This group of 80 high school students from around Michigan share their faith through singing and drama. RICHMOND - The Christian Education Association is sponsoring the Steven Heinz Memorial Euchre/Steak-Out Night, at 6 p.m. March 22 at the Richmond Knights of Columbus Hall, 68216 Grand Trunk Ave. Steak dinner, prizes, raffles and euchre. $25 for dinner and euchre or $15 for dinner only or euchre only. For details and reservations, call (586) 219-0667. ST. CLAIR - The Rev. Rob Hunter will speak at the 10 a.m. worship service Sunday, with fellowship and coffee afterward. Free blood pressure checks will be after the service. Nursery care is available. Sunday School also is at 10 a.m. The sanctuary is accessible by a wheelchair lift. The church is at 300 Adams St. CARSONVILLE - Irish stew, biscuit, cole slaw, Jell-O, pie and coffee will be served from 4-7 p.m. April 15 at the church, 3954 Sheldon St. $6 for adults, $4 for children. Proceeds will help with Easter egg hunt. "Backyard Excavation" will be the Rev. Mark Madson's sermon topic at 8:30 and 11 a.m. Transfiguration Sunday. Communion will be celebrated at the 11 a.m. service. Lenten services are at 4:30 and 7 p.m. Wednesdays, with a soup supper at 5 p.m. Choir is at 5:30 p.m. Wednesdays, bell choir at 6:45 p.m. Tuesdays. All boards will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday. Youth group open gym is 6:30-8 p.m. Thursday. The church is at 1517 10th St., Port Huron. CAPAC - St. Patrick's Day dinner with corned beef and cabbage, beef stew, dinner rolls, dessert and beverages from 4-7 p.m. March 15. $10 for adults, $5 for children 6-12 and free for children 5 and younger. The church is at 109 E. Kempf Court. PORT HURON TWP. - Sunday worship is at 8 and 10:30 a.m. Sunday school is at 9:15 a.m. Potluck soup supper at 6 p.m. Wednesdays during Lent with worship at 7 p.m. The barrier-free church is at 3790 W. Water St. ALGONAC - "Happiness is a Choice" will be the sermon at the 9 a.m. Sunday worship service. Sunday school is during the service. A nursery for smaller children is available on request. The food pantry serving people in Algonac and Clay and Ira townships is open 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Fridays and 6-7 p.m. on the third Tuesday of each month. The church is at 424 Smith St. The Trinity Treasures Thrift Shop, at 1421 Michigan St., is open 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursdays and Saturdays. The shop is having a half-price sale. MARYSVILLE - "Stories of Temptation" will be the sermon topic at 6 p.m. today and 10 a.m. Sunday. Fellowship and refreshments are after both services. Spark Sunday school for preschool age through high school students is at 8:45 a.m. Midweek Lenten soup and bread supper is at 6 p.m. with worship at 7 p.m. Wednesdays. The church is at 1023 Michigan Ave. MARINE CITY - Knights of Columbus Council 856 will sponsor its annual Mass and Rosary for the Unborn, "The Day of the Unborn Child," on the Feast of the Annunciation, at 7 p.m. March 25 at the church, 610 S. Water St. For details, call (810) 765-3760. RICHMOND - The Altar Sodality will have a rummage sale from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. April 10, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. April 11 and 9 a.m.-noon April 12. Saturday will be bag sale day. The church is at 68035 Main St. The Rev. CJ Ransdell will lead worship at the 8:15 a.m. traditional service and the 11 a.m. contemporary service Sunday. Communion will be celebrated at the 11 a.m. service. Bible Study and Sunday Fun School will be at 9:40 a.m. "This is What We Were Baptized For ..." is the theme of the Blue Water Zone LWML prayer service today at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 31100 23 Mile Road, Chesterfield Township. A continental breakfast will be served at 9 a.m. with prayer service at 10 a.m. An offering will be taken for Eva's Place, an emergency shelter for victims of domestic violence. Lenten services are at 12:15 and 7:15 p.m. Wednesdays through April 16. Anyone interested in a new member class this spring can sign up by calling the church office at (810) 985-5733. The church is at 3455 Stone St., Port Huron. "How to Stop Worrying and Start Living" will be the Rev. William Wright's sermon topic at the 9:30 and 11:15 a.m. Sunday worship services. The Bell and Sanctuary choirs will provide special music. Nursery care is available for both services. Coffee hour is between services. An after-school homework program will meet from 3:30-5 p.m. Wednesdays through June 4 for students in kindergarten through 12th grade. A snack will be provided. For details, call the church at (810) 985-8107. The church is at 828 Lapeer Ave., Port Huron. The Rev. Bre Ryan will preach at the 10 a.m. worship service Sunday. Sunday school is at 9 a.m. Coffee hour and fellowship are at 11 a.m. Angelus choir is at 11:15 a.m. Oasis, with activities for all ages, is 5:30-7:15 p.m. Wednesday. A light supper at 5:30 p.m. is free, but donations will be accepted. Adult class and Spark Youth Group are at 6 p.m. The church is at 811 Wall St., Port Huron. MARYSVILLE - "What Don't I Have?," will be the Rev. Paul Kruse's sermon topic at the 9 and 11 a.m. Sunday services. Sunday school also is at 11 a.m. Lutheran basics class is at 6 p.m. Wednesday. The church is at 4053 Ravenswood Road. CLYDE TWP. - "When Love Speaks: Seven Words from the Cross of Christ, Part 2" will be the Rev. Peter Foxwell's teaching at the 10 a.m. Sunday worship celebration. A full children's and nursery program is available at the service. The Cornerstone Cafe is open before the service. The church is at 4025 North Road. FORT GRATIOT - The Rev. Kelly Pittman will preach at the 10 a.m. worship service Sunday, with coffee afterward. Deacons will meet at 11 a.m. The first of four consecutive Lenten studies will meet at 10 a.m. Tuesday. The title of the class is "Abiding in Christ and Spiritual Practices for a Fruit-Bearing Life." The church is at 5235 Lakeshore Road. The Rev. Tim Anderson will preach at the 11 a.m. Sunday worship service. Mert Lander and Annie Gardner will provide special music. Communion will be celebrated, and Minute for Missions and 2 Cents from the Heart offering will be taken. Nursery care is provided. Sunday school for adults meets at 10 a.m. Women's Bible study is at 9 a.m. Tuesday. Bible study for all ages is from 6:30-8 p.m. Wednesday. Men's Life breakfast is at 9 a.m. March 15. The church is at 2501 Stone St., Port Huron. Sunday school is at 10 a.m. and Sunday worship is at 11 a.m. Holy Communion will be celebrated and a special offering will be collect for new carpet at the front doors. An hour of prayer follows the service. An elevator and nursery are available. Adult Bible study, "Living in the Spirit," is at 6 p.m. Wednesday. The church is at 835 River St., Port Huron. ST. CLAIR - A casual worship service with Holy Communion is at 5 p.m. today. Sunday worship at 9:30 a.m. will feature the youth hand chimes and a solo by violinist Nancy Diebold. A bake sale will follow each service to raise funds for a mission trip to Haiti. The church is at 123 S. Seventh St. CASCO TWP. - Sunday worship service and Sunday school are at 10:30 a.m. An offering will be taken for the church world service blanket program. A town hall meeting to focus on the church's vitality and outreach efforts will be afterward. The can drive and loose change offering continue in March. The church is at 8052 Chapin St. ST. CLAIR - "Deliver Us From Evil" will be the topic at the 10:30 a.m. worship service Sunday. Childcare is provided. Adult Sunday school is at 9:15 a.m. The church is at 415 N. Third St. PORT HURON TWP. - "The Fruit of the Spirit is Gentleness" will be the Rev. Dave Smith's message at the 10:45 a.m. worship service Sunday. The service is interpreted for the deaf. The church is at 4070 W. Water St. The Rev. Kathy Long will present "The Answer to Every Prayer" at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Children's program also is at 10:30 a.m. Coffee and fellowship are after the service. "Heal Your Mind, Body and Spirit," class will meet from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays through March 26. Hatha yoga classes are offered at 10 a.m. Tuesdays. A free-will offering is accepted. The community is at 431 17th St., Port Huron. "$3 Worth of God, Please" will be the Rev. Dr. Richard Hotchkin's sermon topic at the 10:30 a.m. worship service. Sunday school children will usher and sing. Sunday school is at 9 a.m. with fellowship time at 10 a.m. The loose change offering for March benefits the Southeastern Michigan Council of Girl Scouts. Lenten soup and sandwich supper is at 6 p.m. with Lenten special worship experience at 6:30 p.m. Pasties are $5 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday through Friday. The church is at 710 Pine St., Port Huron. GOODELLS - Dave Rochlitz will give the sermon at the 10:30 a.m. service Sunday, with fellowship and refreshments afterward. The church is at 2792 Goodells Road. The Rev. Dellis Hudson will speak at the 10 a.m. worship service Sunday. Organist Lee Emig will provide special music. There will be a spaghetti dinner from 4-7 p.m. March 29 to benefit the new softball team. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children younger than 12. An all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast will be from 9-10 a.m. and 11 a.m.-noon March 30 in Grace Baer Hall. A free-will offering will be accepted. The church is at 723 Court St., Port Huron. Tuesdays during Lent will feature a simple supper, or bring your own, at 6 p.m., with discussion on forgiveness and reconciliation from 6:30-8 p.m. with compline. Tuesday will feature a Lenten Noisy Day from 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. with the Rev. Julia Huttar Bailey. The cost is $15 for lunch. ECW is asking for names of June or spring graduates from college or high school for a graduation breakfast. Call (810) 985-9539 with names and phone numbers. Scholarships are available for any parishioner who would like to go to the Dominican Republic or the Cheyenne Reservation in South Dakota this summer. The church is at 1213 Sixth St., Port Huron. The Rev. Robert Diehl will lead the worship and give the homily at the 10 a.m. service Sunday. Darlene King is the deacon. Church school also is at 10 a.m. The Youth Group will be host to the coffee hour, and donations will be accepted to help with tuition to Camp Chic this summer. The group also is collecting bottles and cans. The Vestry will meet after coffee hour. The service at Sanctuary at Mercy Village is at 11 a.m. March 12. The church is at 3201 Gratiot Ave., Port Huron. MARYSVILLE - "The God Story," is the new sermon series for Lent. Sunday worship is at the 8:30 and 11 a.m. Sunday school for all ages is at 9:45 a.m. Nursery and children's message are at 11 a.m. The main level is wheelchair accessible. Coffee and conversation are after the services in the Fellowship Hall. The church offers an active youth group, a knitting/crocheting group and activities for senior citizens. The church is at 721 W. Huron Blvd. Pastors Kevin and Jessica Totty will lead a Lenten study of the book, "Final Words: From the Cross," by Adam Hamilton, at 6 p.m. Wednesday.The book can be found at the Family Christian Store, other book stores or on Amazon. The church is at 1217 Washington Ave., Port Huron. APPLEGATE - A soup and salad supper will be from 4:30-6:30 p.m. March 22 at the church, 4792 Church St. MARYSVILLE - The church will be host to the workshop, "How to Get Out of Debt in 5-7 Years, Including Your Mortgage, With the Money You Already Make," with Bob Marette from 5-9 p.m. April 5. Bring a calculator and list of your debts. The event is free, however, attendees are asked to bring two cans of food for a local food ministry. Childcare will be provided. For details, call (810) 364-6164. The church is at 1245 Sixth St. ALGONAC - A free community supper will be served from 5-6:30 p.m. on March 12, 19 and 26. Lenten worship will be at 4 and 7 p.m. The church is at 1625 Washington St. Sunday worship is at 8:30 and 11 a.m. "God Gave the Song" is the theme for midweek Lenten worship at 1 and 7 p.m. Wednesday. The church is at 1029 Sixth St., Port Huron. PORT HURON TWP. - "Love for God, Each Other and the Lost" will be Pastor Tim Clark's message at the 10:45 a.m. Sunday worship service. A prayer time is 9 a.m. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m. Nursery is provided. "Foundations" is the theme for Seven Small Groups, which will meet at 6 p.m. in different locations. Call the church office for details, (810) 985-5982. Celebrate Recovery will meet from 6-10 p.m. Friday beginning with supper. For details, call (810) 479-6311 or email CRssrecovry@comcast.net. The church is at 2865 Maywood Drive. FORT GRATIOT - "Thy Kingdom Come" is the message at the 11 a.m. worship service Sunday. Sunday school for all ages is at 10 a.m. The church is at 4311 Pine Grove Road. ST. CLAIR - "It Speaks of Redemption" will be the sermon topic at the 8, 9:30 and 11 a.m. worship services Sunday. "Famous Last Words," will be the Wednesday Lenten sermon series. "Today You Will be With Me in Paradise" is the sermon topic at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Supper will be served from 5:30-6:45 p.m., and a free-will offering will be accepted. Fresh pork, homemade sauerkraut, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, rolls and apple pie will be served at a sauerkraut dinner from 5:30-7 p.m. March 13. Tickets are $12 for carry-outs, $10 adults, $5 children age 3-12 and free for children 2 and younger. The church is at 415 N. Ninth St. Minister William Austin will preach at the 10 a.m. service Sunday. "Making Changes" is the theme for a 12:30 p.m. Lenten service Wednesday. An Irish stew and biscuit dinner will be served from 5-7 p.m. March 15. The Angel Quartet will entertain. Tickets are $9 for adults, $5 for children 12 and younger. Proceeds support the Read for Life Literacy Program at Woodrow Wilson Elementary School. The church is at 805 Chestnut St., Port Huron. * ST. CLAIR - St. Mary's Parish, 800 Orchard St. 4-7 p.m. Fridays through April 18. Carry-outs are available by calling (810) 329-4150 before noon. $10 adults and carry-outs, $9 senior citizens, $6 children age 5-12. * Holy Trinity Parish, 4-7 p.m. Fridays through April 11, at Our Lady of Guadalupe Hispanic Mission, 3110 Goulden St., Port Huron. $9 adults and carry-outs, $8 senior citizens age 60 and older, $5 children age 4-10. Some menu items are not available in carry-outs. * RICHMOND - St. Augustine, 68035 Main St. 4:30-7 p.m. March 21, April 4 and 18. $9 adults, $8 senior citizens, $5 for children age 6-12. All-you-can-eat for additional $2. * NEW BALTIMORE - St. Mary Parish Center, 50931 Maria St. 4:30-7:30 p.m. March 14, 21 and 28. $10 adults, $9 senior citizens, $5 children younger than 11, free for children younger than 6. Sponsor: Anchor Bay Knights of Columbus Council 5981. * YALE - Father Larry Dunn Hall/Sacred Heart, 310 N. Main St. Deep fried or baked cod, French fries and red skin potatoes will be served from noon to 1 p.m. and again from 4-7 p.m. Fridays, March 14 and April 11. $9 adults and carry-outs, $4 children age 12 and younger. free for preschoolers. Sponsor: Yale Knights of Columbus Council 8710. * MEMPHIS - Holy Family, 79780 Main St. Fish or shrimp and side dishes will be served from 4-7 p.m. Fridays, March 14, 28 and April 11. $10 adults, all-you-can-eat or $8.50, $7.50 senior citizens, $5 children 5-12. Also available, macaroni and cheese only, $4; slice of cheese pizza, $2; and pop, $1. Carry-outs are available. * ALGONAC - St. Catherine's Activity Center, 1103 Washington St. Baked or fried cod, side dishes and beverage will be served from 4-7 p.m. Fridays through April 11. $10 adults, $6 children 7-12, carry-outs $9. Sponsor: Our Lady on the River Parish. * St. Mary Parish, 1505 Ballentine St., Port Huron. All-you-can-eat Alaskan pollock and side dishes will be served from 4-7 p.m. Fridays April 11. Deep-fried Twinkies will be a special treat. Tickets are $9 for adults, $8 senior citizens, $4 children age 5-10. Sponsor: Father William F. Welch Knights of Columbus Council 11756. * CLYDE TWP. - Hillside Wesleyan, 5114 N. River Road. Fried cod and side dishes, dessert and beverage, 5-7 p.m. Fridays, March 14 through April 18. Proceeds to help buy new gym floor. $8 adults, $5 children. * CAPAC - St. Nicholas Catholic Church, 4331 Capac Road. All-you-can-eat fish fry, Fridays, March 7 and 21, and April 4, 4-6:30 p.m. or until sold out. Carry-out available. $9 adults, $4 children age 6-12, free for children 5 and younger.