Area Religion Digest


Holiday bazaar

BEAVERCREEK — St. Andrew United Methodist Church will host its annual holiday bazaar, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10 at the church, 350 N. Fairfield Road. There will be holiday crafts, jewelry, clothing, toys, CDs, books, sweet treats and much more. In addition pictures with Santa will be taken and homemade pies available. Proceeds benefit the community.

Holiday bazaar

FAIRBORN — Byron Church Ladies Guild will host a Christmas bazaar 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10 at the church, 3230 Trebein Road. There will be handcrafted items, baked goods, fudge and lunch will be available from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Victory Church Christmas Bazaar

FAIRBORN — Victory Church, 2443 Valle Greene Drive, is hosting a Christmas bazaar 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10. The first 100 shoppers will receive a free gift.

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship program

YELLOW SPRINGS — The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Yellow Springs will present “Veterans Day, 2018” beginning 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 11. The program will discuss the purposes and intent of the holiday through the years, followed by an open microphone time when those in the congregation are invited to speak. Topics may include personal meaningfulness of Veterans’ Day, expressions of gratitude, not only to those in the military, but others who serve such as police, firefighters, etc. Is there room in this holiday to thank those who protect us through civil disobedience and protest?

Choir practice is scheduled for 9:45 a.m. Social time and refreshments will follow the program beginning at 11:45. An executive board meeting, with the first 15 minutes reserved for questions/comments from members and friends, will begin at noon.

St. Luke Christmas Bazaar

BEAVERCREEK — The annual St Luke Christmas Bazaar will feature homemade baked goods and candy, handcrafted goods, holiday decorations, used books, CDs, DVDs, puzzles and games, as well as music, entertainment, food and Santa Claus. The event will take place 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17 and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 18 at St. Luke School, 1442 N. Fairfield Road.

Dinner and bazaar

BELLBROOK — Bellbrook Presbyterian Church will host an old fashioned ham and bean dinner, bazaar and bake sale 4:30-7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 27 at the church, 72 W. Franklin St. Cost is $7 adults, $4 children.

ENGAGE

BEAVERCREEK — The youth group ENGAGE meets 6:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesdays at Beavercreek Baptist Church, 3511 Dayton-Xenia Road. The group is for grade 6-12.

Breakfast Club

BELLBROOK — The BellHOP Cafe hosts BHS Breakfast Club the first Thursday of each month.

The BHS Breakfast Club is co-sponsored by the Bellbrook Sugarcreek Ministerial Association and BellHOP Cafe to support the high school age youth in the community.

Community Dinners

XENIA — The Arrowbrook Southern Baptist Church, 1124 Upper Bellbrook Road, will host a free meal 6-8 p.m. the last Wednesday of each month. Please check the church Facebook page www.facebook.com/arrowbrookbaptist/to confirm dates and times each month.

Clothing closet open

FAIRBORN — First Church of God Tabernacle, 1635 Montgomery Ave., is inviting community members to come to its free women’s, men’s, and children’s clothing closet at the church. It is open 4-6 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month and 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. the third Saturday of each month.

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