<![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 includes 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. 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. 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. 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. KIMBALL TWP. - The church will have 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. 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. Rob Hunter will speak at the 10 a.m. Sunday worship service, with fellowship and coffee hour afterward. Nursery care is available. The sanctuary is accessible by a wheelchair lift. On Aug. 3, there will be an outdoor worship service at East China Township Park, Pavilion 2, at 10 a.m. guitarist Ken Madeleine will provide special music, and a potluck picnic is afterward. Hot dogs and buns will be provided. Bring a lawn chair and beverage. The church is at 300 Adams St. ALGONAC - The Ladies Guild is having its annual garage sale from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. July 25 and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. July 26, in the St. Catherine Activity Center, 1108 St. Clair Blvd. ST. CLAIR - "A Sacred Place" 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. Vacation Bible School is from 5-8 p.m. Aug. 10-13, for children in preschool through eighth grade. Dinner will be served. The church is at 415 N. Third St. The Rev. Tom Seppo will speak at the 10 a.m. worship service Sunday. The church's youth band will provide special music. Plans are underway for National Night Out activities on Aug. 5. The church is at 723 Court St., Port Huron. ALGONAC - A free family movie night will be Friday, with free pizza and refreshments from 5-5:45 p.m. while they last. The movie "Rio 2" begins at 6 p.m. with popcorn and refreshments. The church is at 1623 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 or visit www.stpaullutheranph.com. The barrier-free church is at 3790 W. Water St. ALGONAC - "Nobody Knows Me Like You and You Like Me Anyway," is the sermon topic at 9 a.m. Sunday worship service. A nursery for younger 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. on the first and third Fridays. 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 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 8:15 a.m. service. An evening service is at 6 p.m. Mondays during July and August. The last summer food drive will be at 5:30 p.m. Aug. 7 in the church parking lot. The church is at 3455 Stone St., Port Huron. "New Responsibilities" will be the Rev. William Wright's sermon topic at the 9:30 and 11:15 a.m. Sunday worship services. The Praise Band 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. The Revs. Jason and Kelly Pittman and the Rev. Bre Ryan will lead a combined Worship in the Park service with Lakeshore Presbyterian at 10 a.m. Sunday at Port Huron Township Park, Pavilion 1, Port Huron Township. Bring a dish to pass for a potluck luncheon afterward and a folding chair. Meat, beverage and table service will be provided. There will be no 8 a.m. Sunday worship at Lighthouse Park. MARYSVILLE - "The Lord's Prayer -- Kingdom" will be the Rev. Paul Kruse's sermon topic at the 9 and 11 a.m. Sunday services. 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 is at 4053 Ravenswood Road. FORT GRATIOT - The church will join First Presbyterian in a worship service at 10 a.m. Sunday at Port Huron Township Park on Beach Road. Bring a lawn chair. The church will offer a six-week personal wellness workshop, Personal Action Toward Health, from 1-3:30 p.m. Wednesdays through Aug. 13. 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. Tim Anderson will preach at the 10:30 a.m. worship service with Communion Sunday. Jean Willard and RJ Whitcomb will provide special music. A coffee fellowship is afterward. An eight-week membership class will meet from 9:30-10:15 a.m. Sundays. Contact Dennis Young at the church. Men's Breakfast is at 9 a.m. today. Last Saturday program for children in elementary school is July 26. 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. A special offering will be collected for the Boys and Girls Missionary Challenge. 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. ST. CLAIR - Licensed lay minister Chris Ritter will lead a casual worship service with Holy Communion at 5 p.m. today. Sunday worship with Holy Communion is at 9:30 a.m. Fellowship and refreshments are after the Sunday service. "Panda Mania" Vacation Bible School will be from 6-8:30 p.m. July 28-39, for children age 4 through fifth grade. The church is at 123 S. Seventh St. CASCO TWP. - Rebekah Rathman Wingrove will lead worship at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Food and returnable cans are being collected. The church is at 8052 Chapin St. 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. Guest speaker Jim Williams will share the message "Health and Healing in the Present Moment" at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Williams is an herbalist, nutritionist and iridologist and operates a holistic center, Williams Wellness in Port Huron. The class, "Spiritual Economics" will be offered at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays. The community is at 431 17th St., Port Huron. "Ought" 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. The church is at 710 Pine St., Port Huron. PORT HURON TWP. - Joe Collins will be the guest speaker at the 10:45 a.m. Sunday worship service. The church is handicap accessible. The church is at 4070 W. Water St. GOODELLS - The Rev. William Otten will give the sermon and celebrate Communion 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. Vestry will meet at 6 p.m. Wednesday. Worship service is every Wednesday at 10 a.m. in the chapel. The annual lighthouse service will be at 8 a.m. Aug. 9 at Lighthouse Beach. 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 church is at 1213 Sixth St., Port Huron. Larry Babin will lead morning prayer in the garden at 10 a.m. Sunday. Paula Graham will be the lector. A potluck picnic will be after the service. Protein items, such as canned tuna, meat and Spam, are being accepted for distribution to the Blue Water Community Food Depot. The church is at 3201 Gratiot Ave., Port Huron. MARYSVILLE - Sunday worship is at 8 and 10 a.m. Grief support meeting is at 10 a.m. July 22. A Mexican fiesta dinner featuring taco and nacho bar with fixings, and ice cream, will be 4-7 p.m. Thursday. Donations will be accepted to support the mission and ministries of the church. The church is at 543 Michigan Ave. ST. CLAIR - Sally Beck will give the homily at the 8 and 10 a.m. services of morning prayer Sunday. Coffee and fellowship are after the 10 a.m. service. The Finance Ministry meets after the 10 a.m. service. Vestry Ministry meets at 6:30 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. 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. The church is having a summer day camp for ages 5-12 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday through Saturday, led by staff of MICH-LU-CA, a ministry of Living Waters Ministries of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. There is a cost. Registration is required, and single days can be chosen on a per diem basis. Call the church at (810) 982-1240 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. The church is at 1029 Sixth St., Port Huron. PORT HURON TWP. - Rob Stetson will speak at the 10:45 a.m. worship service Sunday. He and his family are missionaries serving with Word of Life in France. They will give a presentation to the youth during 9:30 a.m. Sunday School. Family night with a bonfire is at 6 p.m. Bring a dessert. Prayer time with Pastor Tim 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. Pastor Tim will teach an introduction to theology class from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesday nights. Participants need to sign up and purchase the notebook. Call the church office for details. Pastor Josh Stahl will meet with junior high students at 7 p.m. Wednesday night, and senior high students at 7 p.m. Thursday. 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 - "Jesus, the Only Lifeboat" will be the Rev. David Caswell'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 - "The King Looks for Commitment to do Battle" will be the Rev. Tim Parker's message at the 11 a.m. worship service Sunday. 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 handicap-accessible. Vacation Bible School is from 6-8:30 p.m. July 28 through Aug. 1. The church is at 4580 North Road. Major Mark Turner will bring the message at the 10:45 a.m. Sunday worship service. A children's and nursery program is available at the service. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m. The annual Summer Concert Series is at 6 p.m. Sundays through July in Pine Grove Park. This week's special guests will be the Flint Citadel Band. The concerts are free, but donations are accepted. The church is at 2000 Court St., Port Huron. The Usher Board Department is having a yard sale and car wash from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. today at the church, 2030 Church Ave., Port Huron. Table space is available for rental. For details, call (810) 858-3270. PORT HURON TWP. - K. Eugene Zyjewski will speak on the Bible topic, "Life Does Have a Purpose" at 12:30 p.m. Sunday in the Kingdom Hall, 2761 Yeager St. CASCO TWP. - The Rev. Ken Gadd will lead an outdoor worship service at 9 a.m. Sunday. Fellowship is 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. The mission team of youth and leaders who are going to work at the Grand Rapids Area Service Project July 26-30 will be commissioned. 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. Nursery is available. Harbor Impact Ministries will distribute free food, clothing, cleaning and hygiene supplies, baby needs and general supplies, from 9-11 a.m. July 29. The church is at 1963 Allen Road. MARYSVILLE - "Living With Weeds" will be the 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. "Weird Animals" Vacation Bible School will be 6-8:30 p.m. July 28 through Aug. 1, for children in preschool through sixth grade. Register at www.plcmarysville.org. The church is at 1023 Michigan Ave. "Man. Oh Man, Oh Man..." will be the Rev. Mark Madson's sermon topic at the 8:30 and 10 a.m. Sunday worship services. Communion at the 8:30 a.m. service. A casual, contemporary worship service will be at 7 p.m. Monday, preceded by fellowship hour at 6 p.m. 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 Friday is $25 plus a $2.50 signup fee; after Friday it is $30 plus $2.50 signup 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.