If you have news about your faith community, please send announcements and photos to firstname.lastname@example.org.Compiled by Erica BattenHopewell Baptist, Davidson Summer schedule: Early Sunday morning and evening worship, Awana, youth and children’s choir programs will be suspended during the summer. Sunday school will be held at 9:15 a.m. Sundays. Combined service at 10:30 a.m. Prayer meetings will be at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Regular schedule will resume Sept. 8. 18841 Davidson-Concord Road, Davidson. 704-892-3749; www.hopewellbaptistchurch.com.Bethel Presbyterian, Cornelius Vacation Bible school: “Kingdom Rock” for children age 5 through rising fifth-graders. Adult classes available. 5:30-8:15 p.m. July 19, 3:30-6 p.m. July 20-21, and 5:30-7:30 p.m. July 22. Special VBS Sunday school at 9:15 a.m. July 21. Free. Register by July 5. 19920 Bethel Church Road, Cornelius. 704-892-0546; www.bethel-pc.org.Mt. Zion United Methodist, Cornelius Vacation Bible school: Step back to the time of castles and knights with “Kingdom Rock: Where Kids Stand Strong for God.” Games, drama, music, crafts, Bible study, more. Space limited. 6:30-8:30 p.m. July 29-Aug. 2. 19600 Zion Ave., Cornelius. Register at www.mtzionumc.net/events.First Baptist, Cornelius Sunday services: First service and Sunday school, 9:30 a.m. Sundays. Breakfast, 10:30 a.m. Second service, children’s church and nursery, 11 a.m. Wednesday services: Fellowship meal, 5:45 p.m. Wednesdays. Adults, $5. “The Nest” for children age 3 through first grade, 6:30 p.m. Small groups and youth group for grades six through 12, 6:30 p.m. Celebrate Recovery: 6:30-7:30 p.m. Mondays. Mothers’ morning out: 9 a.m.-noon Fridays. 21007 Catawba Ave., Cornelius. Register at email@example.com or 704-892-4701.Huntersville Presbyterian Vacation Bible school: “Kingdom Rock: Where Kids Stand Strong for God.” 9 a.m.-12:15 p.m. July 15-18. Register by July 1. 201 S. Old Statesville Road, Huntersville. www.hpcpatch.org.Lake Norman Baptist, Huntersville Vacation Bible school: Classes for age 3 through adult. 6-8:30 p.m. July 14-18. 7921 Sam Furr Road, Huntersville. www.lakenormanbaptist.com.Denver Baptist Basketball camps: Girls’ camp for grades K-3, 6-8 p.m. July 15-16; grades four and five, 6-8 p.m. July 17-18. Boys’ camp for grades K-3, 6-8 p.m. July 22-23; grades four and five, 6-8 p.m. July 24-25. $20-25. The grades four and five camps will be competitive; experience suggested. 6917 Forest Hills Drive, Denver. www.dbckidz.com.Huntersville United Methodist Keenagers: Adults age 50 and up invited. Monthly meetings alternate among potluck lunches at the church, meals at area restaurants and field trips to nearby places of interest. The church is at 14005 Stumptown Road, Huntersville. www.huntersvilleumc.org.Davidson Friends Meeting Contemplative practices: Revitalize your prayer life. Patty Levering and Clarence Fox will lead the sessions. 9:30-10:30 a.m. Tuesdays. Wednesday worship sharing: Quiet worship and prayer. 9-9:30 p.m. Wednesdays. 625 South St., Davidson. 704-895-8404; http://davidson.quaker.org.Davidson College Presbyterian Study series: “Biographies of Faith” features brief studies of people in history whose Christian faith impacted the world. 9:45 a.m. Sundays through Aug. 18 in Jetton Hall. The Rev. Lib McGregor Simmons will lead a study of St. Francis of Assisi on June 30. Sermon series: “Walking in God’s Way” series on the Ten Commandments. 8:30 and 11 a.m. Sundays through Aug. 18. Weekly “Gathering Around the Word” discussion will also focus on the commandments and the ethical issues they address. 5 p.m. Wednesdays in the parlor. No meetings July 3 or 17. 100 N. Main St., Davidson. 704-892-5641.
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