Faith briefs

Baker University

Baldwin City

Sept. 9: Opening for exhibit honoring Bishop William A. Quayle, at the Quayle Rare Bible Collection, 2 p.m.

Central United Methodist Church

1501 Mass.

Sunday: Guest preacher Grant Gregg, 10:45 a.m. worship. Start of “Pursuit,” a contemporary worship service, 5:30 p.m. Youth group begins meeting at 6:30 p.m. this week. Wesley KU, 9 p.m.

Eudora Church of Christ

1530 Winchester Road

Sept. 16: Guest preacher the Rev. Loy Mitchell, 10 a.m., to start series of gospel meetings. Meetings continue at 11 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Sept. 16, and 7:30 p.m. Sept. 17 through Sept. 20.

Eudora United Methodist Church

Sept. 16: Golf tournament to benefit construction of new church, 1 p.m. at Gardner Golf Course, 15810 S. Gardner West Road.

First Baptist Church

1330 Kasold Drive

Sunday: Guest preacher Mike Graves of St. Paul School of Theology. Presentation 8:30 and 10:45 a.m. worship services. Program honoring 10th anniversary of the Rev. Marcus McFaul’s ministry, 6:30 p.m.

First Christian Church

1000 Ky.

Sunday: Youth Sunday, with music video prepared by youth and presentation on mission trip to Ecuador, 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. services.

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church

2211 Inverness Drive

Sunday: Rally Day for Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.

Lawrence Christian Center

416 Lincoln St.

Sunday: First session of Children’s Church, using animated Bible stories, 10 a.m.

Lawrence Evangelical Friends Church

1601 N.H.

Today: Chicken noodle dinner, 5 p.m. Cost is $5 for adults, $3 for children.

Sunday: Singspiration, carry-in dinner and business meeting, noon.

Lawrence Jewish Community Center

917 Highland Drive

Wednesday: Shiray Shabbat and Conservative services, 7:30 p.m.

Thursday: First day of Rosh Hashana service, 9:30 a.m. Torah service, 10:30 a.m. Shofar service, 11 a.m. Tashlich services, 1 p.m., at Burcham Park. Evening Rosh Hashana service, 7:30 p.m.

Friday: Second day Rosh Hashana service, 9:30 a.m. Shabbat service, 7:45 p.m.

Lawrence Soto Zen Group

1146 Ore.

Tuesdays: Meetings at 7 p.m.

Lawrence Wesleyan Church

3705 Clinton Parkway

Wednesday: Information meeting for those wishing to be baptized, 6 p.m.-7 p.m.

Moms in Touch International

Tuesday: Informational meeting 10 a.m.-11 a.m. at Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt.

Plymouth Congregational Church

925 Vt.

Sunday: Ice cream social for children grades 5 through 12 and their parents, 7 p.m.

Wednesday: Plymouth Women meeting, noon.

Second Christian Church

1245 Conn.

Today: Pizza party for school-aged children, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Trinity Lutheran Church

1245 N.H.

Today: Men’s Fellowship breakfast, featuring speaker Len Andyshack of KU International Student Ministry, 8 a.m.

Sunday: Rally Day activities, 9:45 a.m.

Wednesday: Quilting/workday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., with potluck lunch, noon.

Sept. 15: Stephen Series Caring Ministry Workshop, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Cost is $15 per person or $50 for a group of four or more from the same congregation. Register by calling 314-428-2600 or online at

Unity Church of Lawrence

900 Madeline Lane

Sunday: Meeting of Next Generation Unity, 12:30 p.m.-2 p.m.

Thursday: World Day of Prayer event, featuring music by Kelley Hunt and drumming by Stacey Fox, 7:30 p.m.

Sept. 16: Special music by duo Devotion, 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. services.