Good News from Christ, half hour of worship and music from Christ United Methodist Church, every Sunday at 10:05 a.m. on WMOA radio, 1490 AM.
First Presbyterian Church of Marietta offering free lunch for the community, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., April 22, Wooster and Fourth streets; everyone is welcome.
Big Fish Play Day, 10 to 11:30 a.m., every Tuesday, Newport United Methodist Church, Greene Street, Newport; kids will play, learn colors, sing songs, interact with others; free activity; children under age of 6 are welcome; parents must be present at all times; to register, 473-2598
WOW (Women of the Word) will begin a new study of Nehemiah, 7 p.m., April 23 at 7 p.m.; books are available for by calling the church office at 373-5406 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Marietta First Church of the Nazarene series of lessons, 7 p.m., Wednesdays, 100 Mill Creek Road, Marietta; on the aspects of death and dying from a Christian perspective; the public is invited; lesson titles are: April 23, The Believers Death Benefits and What Happens When Christ Returns; April 30, Before I Die; and May 7, After Death/What Can I Expect; children and teen activities, and collage and career Bible study also are at 7 p.m. on Wednesday evenings; 373-5406 or email@example.com.
Twin Rivers Baptist Church in Whipple children's Awana program, 7 to 8:15 p.m. Wednesdays, September through May, D.A.V. Road, off Ohio 821, just 300 yards north of Exit 6 off Interstate 77; for ages 3 through sixth-grade; small group counsel time to work on Bible memorization, large group lesson and game time; "Cubbies" for ages 3 to 5; "Sparks," for students in kindergarten through the second grade; "Truth in Training," for third through sixth grades; teen program for grades seven through 12 meets at the same time; 376-0440.
Daily Bread Kitchen free lunch to the community, Wednesdays, Knights of Columbus Hall, 312 Franklin St., Marietta, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.; everyone is welcome.
Holy Communion and Healing Services, every Wednesday, noon, Christ United Methodist Church, 301 Wooster St., Marietta; 373-1512.
Lowell Christian Church hosts 'Family Ties' Fellowship weekly potluck dinner and Bible study, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Wednesdays, 322 4th St., Lowell; bring a covered dish for dinner; fellowship at 6:30 p.m.; Bible study, 7 to 8 p.m.; youth programs for ages preschool through 12th grade available; all are welcome; transportation within the Lowell Area may be arranged; (740) 525-8324.
S.A.L.T. (Single Adults Learning Together) meeting, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Wednesdays, First Baptist Church of Williamstown, 431 Highland Ave., Williamstown, Room 306; meets weekly for a Bible study; open to all single, divorced or widowed adults 30 years and up; do not have to attend FBCW to come; (304) 375-5888.
Gilman United Methodist Women's chicken pie dinner, 5 to 6:30 p.m., April 25; chicken pie, mashed potatoes, green beans, dessert, beverage; $8 adults and $4 children.
First United Methodist Church of Williamstown's 11th annual garage sale, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., April 27, 304 West Fifth St., Williamstown; items fill multi-purpose room contributed by members of the church and residents of the community; lunch items for sale; proceeds will benefit missions including an orphanage in Haiti, and on-going missions in West Virginia.
The Religion calendar appears each Saturday on the Focus on Faith page. To submit information, send to Christy Hudson, The Marietta Times, 700 Channel Lane, Marietta, Ohio 45750; e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org; submit through the Virtual Newsroom at The Times' Web site (www.MariettaTimes.com); fax to 376-5475; or call 376-5446. Deadline for information to be received is Monday for that Saturday's edition.