<![CDATA[PORT HURON TWP. - The store is a mission of the Blue Water District of the United Methodist Church and distributes free items. The store hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday and 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays. Volunteers also are needed, as well as donation of goods and money. The store is at 2835 Lapeer Road. For details, call (586) 292-2910 or (248) 459-9625. NEW BALTIMORE - The church is having its fifth annual golf outing on Aug. 16 at Cedar Glen Golf Club, 36860 25 Mile Road, with a shotgun start at 9 a.m. The cost is $70 per golfer and include fees, cart, continental breakfast, drink tickets and buffet dinner. Hole sponsor opportunities also are available for $50. For details and registration, call Bonnie at (586) 634-0233 or Wayne at (586) 344-7644 or visit www.stpaulscasco.com. LEXINGTON - The Gospelmen will perform at 6 p.m. July 20 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. RICHMOND - The Christian Education Association is having a "Barnless" barn sale from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Aug. 8, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 9, and 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Aug. 10. Sunday will be $5 bag day; larger items will be half off. There also is a special pre-sale day, from 6-8 p.m. Aug. 7 for a $5 entry fee. All proceeds will benefit members of St. Peter's Lutheran attending Lutheran High North. The church is at 67055 Gratiot Road. LEXINGTON - An anniversary worship service to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the congregation and 50th anniversary of church dedication, will be at 9:30 a.m. Sunday. A celebration breakfast will be served afterward in the fellowship hall. The church is at 7155 Huron Ave. CHINA TWP. - Free supplemental groceries will be distributed to anyone in need beginning at noon, Wednesday. Take your own boxes and bags; there will be assistance to carry groceries to vehicles. Identification and proof of income are not required. The church is at 3631 King Road. The church will sponsor a back-to-school clothing giveaway from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 2. Gently used children's clothing, from infant through teenage sizes, and school supplies will be distributed while supplies last. Donations of clothing and supplies are being accepted. The church is at 1232 Griswold St., Port Huron. ST. CLAIR - The Rev. Rob Hunter will speak at the 10 a.m. Sunday worship service with Holy Communion, with fellowship and coffee hour afterward. Nursery care is available. The sanctuary is accessible by a wheelchair lift. The church is at 300 Adams St. ST. CLAIR - "Twice Blessed" will be the sermon title at the 10:30 a.m. Sunday worship service. Child care is available. Adult Sunday school is at 9:15 a.m. The church is at 415 N. Third St. Minister William Austin will preach at the 10 a.m. Sunday worship service. The Not Quite Ready for Prime Time Players will present "The Amazing Paintium Processor" skit during worship. The church is at 805 Chestnut St., Port Huron. We Heart This City will partner with Cross Current Church to conduct a neighborhood cleanup today. Bring gloves and something to pick up trash; trash bags will be provided. Participants should meet at 9 a.m. in the Port Huron High School parking lot near the stadium, to clean both sides of 24th Street. The event is canceled if it rains. Sign up at guest services on Sunday or call (810) 987-1478. ALGONAC - A free community supper with hot dogs, buns, chips, relish tray, fruit and pudding, will be served from 5-6:30 p.m. Wednesday. A free family movie night featuring "Rio 2," as well as free pizza and refreshments will be at 6 p.m. July 25. The church is at 1003 Washington St. PORT HURON TWP. - Sunday worship services are at 8 and 10:30 a.m. "Gangway to Galilee" Vacation Bible School will be from 5:30-8 p.m. Aug. 4-8. For registration, call (810) 982-9853. The barrier-free church is at 3790 W. Water St. ALGONAC - Sunday worship service is at 9 a.m. A nursery for smaller children is available on request. Marybeth Beebe is the new pastor. A free computer lab will be available from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fridays. Someone will be available to help with job and other searches on days when the pantry is open. 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. "Finding Calm in the Storm" will the Rev. Thomas Badley's sermon topic at the 9:30 and 11:15 a.m. Sunday worship services. Mary Ecker and Brian Miller will provide special music. Nursery care is provided for both services, and coffee hour is between services. The church is at 828 Lapeer Ave., Port Huron. MARYSVILLE - "The Lord's Prayer -- Father" will be the Rev. Paul Kruse's sermon topic at the 9 and 11 a.m. Sunday services. Holy Communion will be celebrated at the 9 a.m. service. Fellowship coffee hour is at 10 a.m. Sunday school also is at 11 a.m. Bible study is at 6 p.m. Wednesday. The church will have a rummage sale from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. today to benefit Blue Water Pregnancy Care Center. The church is at 4053 Ravenswood Road. FORT GRATIOT - The Rev. Kelly Pittman will preach at the 10 a.m. Sunday worship service, with coffee and fellowship afterward. The church will offer a six-week personal wellness workshop, Personal Action Toward Health, from 1-3:30 p.m. Wednesdays through Aug. 6. The workshop, from Senior Alliance of Southeastern Michigan, is free and open to the public. For details, call (810) 385-4531 or email email@example.com. The church is at 5235 Lakeshore Road. The Rev. Steve Schilke will lead worship at the 8:15 a.m. traditional service and 10 a.m. contemporary service. Communion will be celebrated at the 10 a.m. service. A Monday evening service is at 6 p.m. Mondays during July and August. The church is at 3455 Stone St., Port Huron. The Rev. Tim Anderson will preach at the 10:30 a.m. worship service with Communion Sunday. Jean Willard will provide special music. A coffee fellowship is afterward. The Women's Association will meet for a potluck luncheon and meeting at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at the home of Mert Lander. Call the church for details. Men's Breakfast is at 9 a.m. July 19. Vacation Bible School will be from 6:30-8 p.m. Aug. 19-22. The church is at 2501 Stone St., Port Huron. Sunday school is at 10 a.m., with worship service at 11 a.m. Holy Communion will be celebrated. An elevator and nursery are available. Adult Bible study, "The Gospel of John," is at 6 p.m. Wednesday. The church is at 835 River St., Port Huron. KIMBALL TWP. - The church will host a youth rally featuring an American Ninja Warrior course, a monster truck presentation, an eating competition and preaching including guest speaker Evangelist Ben Farrell, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 9. The rally is for youth age 13-18 and a parent or guardian must sign a waiver. Only 300 will be admitted, so registration is encouraged by calling (810) 858-9549 or visit www.sparlingvillebaptist.com. The event is free; lunch will be provided. The church is at 5230 Griswold Road. CASCO TWP. - A celebration of summer breakfast will be served at 9:30 a.m. Sunday, with worship afterward, led by the Rev. Jane Rathman. Wear casual summer clothing. The church is at 8052 Chapin St. The Rev. Jason Pittman will preach at Sunday services including an 8 a.m. beach service at Lighthouse Park and 10 a.m. worship service in the sanctuary. The Sacrament of Baptism will be celebrated during the 10 a.m. service. Child care is provided during the 10 a.m. service. Refreshments and fellowship are after both services. In case of rain, the 8 a.m. service will move to the church. The church is at 811 Wall St., Port Huron. KIMBALL TWP. - Sunday school for all ages is at 10 a.m. with worship service at 11 a.m. The church offers home Bible study groups, men's and women's Bible study, young adult night and youth group. The church is at 5461 Lapeer Road. PORT HURON TWP. - Scott Stapleford will give the message at the 10:45 a.m. Sunday worship service. The church is accessible, and all services are interpreted for the deaf. The church is at 4070 W. Water St. Former resident Joyce Van Baak will share the vibrational sounds of her crystal alchemy bowls at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. The class, "Spiritual Economics" will be offered at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays. The community is at 431 17th St., Port Huron. "Perhaps They Will Respect Him" will be the Rev. Dr. Richard Hotchkin's sermon topic at the 9:30 a.m. Sunday worship service. Vacation Sunday school also is at 9:30 a.m. with fellowship time at 10:30 a.m. Loose change offering for July will benefits SONS. Pasties are for sale from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday through Friday. The cost is $5. The church is at 710 Pine St., Port Huron. GOODELLS - William Warsinski will give the sermon at the 10:30 a.m. worship service Sunday, with fellowship afterward. The church is at 2792 Goodells Road. The Rev. Lydia Speller will celebrate Holy Eucharist at the 5:30 p.m. service today and 8 and 10 a.m. Sunday. Coffee and fellowship are after the 10 a.m. service. Building and Grounds meets at 9 a.m. Grace Church Finance will meet at noon Tuesday. Vestry will meet at 6 p.m. July 23. Worship service is every Wednesday at 10 a.m. in the chapel. The 16th annual Syd Turner Memorial Golf Outing will be Aug. 24 at Willow Ridge Golf Course with a 1 p.m. shotgun start. The weekend of July 19 and 20, the church is hosting a group of Episcopalians from Oklahoma coming to Port Huron to work on housing projects. Volunteers are needed to serve a dinner Saturday night after service and a breakfast Sunday morning. The church is at 1213 Sixth St., Port Huron. The Rev. Shirley Seely will lead the worship and give the homily at the 10 a.m. Sunday worship service. Darlene King will be the deacon. Linda Brennan will assist. The church is at 3201 Gratiot Ave., Port Huron. MARYSVILLE - Sunday worship is at 8 and 10 a.m. Vestry meets at 7 p.m. Monday. Grief support meeting is at 10 a.m. July 22. There will be a Mexican fiesta dinner on July 24. The church is at 543 Michigan Ave. ST. CLAIR - Services of morning prayer will be at 8 and 10 a.m. Sunday by Michelle Weaver. Sally Beck will give the homily. Romaine Tarzwell and Sandy Smith will read lessons and Psalm. Coffee and fellowship are after the 10 a.m. service. Thrift Shop Ministry meets at 9 a.m. Grief Support Ministry meets at 7 p.m. Thursday. The Thrift Shop hours are 11 a.m.-3 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Tuesdays, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays. The church is at 115 N. Sixth St. CAPAC - The church will have its "Once Upon A Treasure" rummage sale, from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Aug. 7 and 8 and 9 a.m.-noon Aug. 9. An early bird entry from 8-9 a.m. Thursday is available for $1. Donations will be accepted from noon-5 p.m. Aug. 2-4. For details, call (810) 877-5145. The church is at 4331 Capac Road. ST. CLAIR - The Rev. Verne Harris will lead the 10:30 a.m. worship service Sunday with adult Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. Family night with Bible study for all ages is at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Home groups are every third Wednesday of the month. The church is at 950 Wadhams Road. PORT HURON TWP. - John Kendrick will present information about the Gideon's ministry at the 10:45 a.m. worship service Sunday. Pastor Tim Clark will continue the study of "God and the Lost." Prayer time is at 9 a.m. with Sunday school for all ages afterward, with the elective "Foundations" offered. Nursery is provided. Ross Connection Cafe is open at 9:45 a.m. Celebrate Recovery at Ross Port Huron will meet Friday beginning with supper at 6 p.m. followed by program at 7 p.m. and open share at 8 p.m. Cafe Connection is open until 10 p.m. Child care and transportation are available. For details, call (810) 479-6311 or email CRssrecovry@comcast.net. The church is at 2865 Maywood Drive. FORT GRATIOT - "Is Truth Legitimate" will be the Rev. Kirk Slowinski's 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. SMITHS CREEK - "An AWOL King; that's not a good way to start the Kingship Era" will be the Rev. Tim Parker's message at the 11 a.m. worship service Sunday at Lighthouse Beach Park. This is the ninth sermon in the Samuel series. This is a combined service with River of Life Christian Fellowship and the Blue Water Rescue Mission with a picnic afterward. The church is at 249 Henry St. CLYDE TWP. - Sunday morning service is at 10 a.m. Junior church is at 10:30 a.m. The church is accessible. Vacation Bible School is from 6-8:30 p.m. July 28 through Aug. 1. The church is at 4580 North Road. ST. CLAIR - "Under Construction: A Habitat For Humanity Vacation Bible School," will be from 9 a.m.-noon, Monday through Friday, for children age three through fifth grade. Registration is requested at www.immanuelsc.org or by calling the church office, (810) 329-7174. Volunteers are also needed to assist with the Vacation Bible School. Call the church office for training times and dates. The church is at 415 N. Ninth St. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m. Majors Russell and Jan Sjogren will be guests and Major Russell Sjogren will share the message, "Believe God" at the 10:45 a.m. Sunday worship service. A children's and nursery program is available at the service. The annual Summer Concert Series is at 6 p.m. Sundays through July in Pine Grove Park. The concerts are free but donations are accepted. The church is at 2000 Court St., Port Huron. PORT HURON TWP. - K. Csiki will speak on the Bible topic, "Looking at Youths from Jehovah's Standpoint" at 12:30 p.m. Sunday in the Kingdom Hall, 2761 Yeager St. CASCO TWP. - The Rev. Ken Gadd will lead a worship service at 9 a.m. Sunday. Coffee and fellowship are afterward. The church is at 9008 Meisner Road. MARYSVILLE - Sunday worship is at 9:30 a.m. with children's message. Nursery is available. Adult summer Sunday school is at 11 a.m. Conversation, and brunch provided by the trustees, are afterward. The main level is wheelchair accessible. The church offers a youth group, knitting/crocheting group and activities for senior citizens. The church is at 721 W. Huron Blvd. KIMBALL TWP. - Sunday worship is at 10:45 a.m. Sunday school meets at 9:30 a.m. The church is at 1963 Allen Road. MARYSVILLE - "The Extravagant Sower" will be the Rev. John Hitzeroth's sermon topic at 6 p.m. today and 10 a.m. Sunday. Holy Communion will be celebrated at both services. Fellowship and refreshments will follow both services. The church is at 1023 Michigan Ave. "A Real Fight" will be the Rev. Mark Madson's sermon topic at the 8:30 and 10 a.m. Sunday worship services. Communion at the 10 a.m. service. A casual, contemporary worship service will be at 7 p.m. Monday, preceded by fellowship hour at 6 p.m. There will be a rummage sale from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. today. A senior shut-in service and lunch will be at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday. The church and school are sponsoring "Chasing the Sun" 5K run and 2K walk on Aug. 8 on the Fort Gratiot Trail behind Meijer, 24th Avenue in Fort Gratiot. Start time is 8 p.m. The event will include swag prizes, awards and refreshments. The cost before July 25 is $25 plus a $2.50 sign-up fee; after July 25 it is $30 plus $2.50 sign-up fee. Proceeds benefit scholarships for Trinity Lutheran School. Registration is requested at www.roadrunnertiming.com/page-register.html. The church is at 1517 10th St., Port Huron.