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The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Graduation ceremony: Students from nine local congregations, their teachers, church leaders and hundreds of friends and family members gathered June 2 for an annual seminary graduation ceremony at the Mormon church on Carmel Road. The students met daily before school for an hour of scripture study. www.lds.org.
Living Saviour Lutheran
Camp: Camp Vivace music, art and drama camp open to rising second- through sixth-graders. Participants will present a closing program for family and friends on the last night. $60; $30 nonrefundable fee due at registration. 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. July 8-12. Celebration program, 7 p.m. July 12. Register by June 28. 6817 Carmel Road. 704-542-3626; www.LivingSaviourLC.org.
Charlotte Christian Chamber of Commerce
Networking luncheon: Genia Rogers will present “Moving Forward: Finding Momentum Through Faith.” $25. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. June 21 at Bravo Italian Restaurant, 6851 Northlake Mall Drive. www.charlottechristianchamber.org.
Summer schedule: Sunday school will be suspended for the summer months and will resume Sept. 9. 4418 Rea Road. www.peacemoravian.com.
Sharon United Methodist
Sermon series: Guest speaker Dr. Paul Hanneman, program director for Urban Ministry Center. 9 and 11:15 a.m. Sundays. 4411 Sharon Road. 704-366-9166; www.sharonumc.org.
All Saints Lutheran
Vacation Bible school: “God’s Tree of Life” for children age 4 through fifth grade. Fellowship supper, entertaining lessons, crafts and activities. Register early to receive correct T-shirt size. Adult classes available. 6-8 p.m. June 24-27. 17030 Lancaster Highway. www.allsaintslutheran.org.
Hawthorne Lane United Methodist
Vacation Bible school: Four-year-olds through fifth-graders are invited to a week of celebrating God’s creation. Dinner, stories, music, missions and more. 5:30 p.m. June 24-27. Kickoff and registration at noon June 23 on the lawn.
Music camp: Participants will produce the musical “Blast Off: Discovering the God of Creation.” Rising first- through eighth-graders. Lunch provided. Registration required. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. July 15-17, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. July 18, and 9 a.m.-6 p.m. July 19. Camp show and dinner for friends and family at 6 p.m. July 19. 501 Hawthorne Lane. 704-332-8131; www.hlumc.org.
Study: “Conversations With the Bible” is a yearlong study of the contradictions and duplications in the Bible. Free study guides. 9:45 a.m. Sundays. www.sardisbaptistcharlotte.org.
Gentle yoga classes: Open to anyone who wants to improve strength, balance and flexibility, deepen breath and gain peace of mind. $10 per class. 4:35 and 6 p.m. Mondays and 4:30 and 6 p.m. Tuesdays. Call to register any day before 9 p.m. 5811 Sardis Road. 704-535-2831.
Pineville United Methodist
Grief support group: Open to anyone experiencing a loss, including death of a loved one, loss of a job or ending of a relationship. Facilitated by professional counselor Lotes Nelson. 12:15 p.m. each first and third Sunday. 110 S. Polk St., Pineville. www.LotesNelson.com.
Light of Christ United Methodist
Worship services: Informal, casual and contemporary worship, 10:30 a.m. Sundays. Children’s and youth ministry. 9212 Bryant Farms Road. www.locumc.org.
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