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St. John's Episcopal
Job hunters' group: Expert speakers provide job search tips, résumé reviews, interview coaching and networking opportunities. No fees or registration. 7 p.m. Tuesdays. 1623 Carmel Road. www.saintjohns-charlotte.org.
Kids' sports: Registration is now open for CHAMP soccer, flag football, T-ball and coach-pitch baseball. Emphasis on Christian character and skills development. Practices begin Feb. 28. 5801 Pineville-Matthews Road. www.champsportsinfo.com.
South Mecklenburg Presbyterian
Concert: The Ballantyne Chamber Orchestra will present its winter concert with works by Bach, Wagner, more. $25 general admission; $22 for seniors and students. 8601 Bryant Farms Road. www.ballantynechamberorchestra.org.
Real evangelism conference: Preachers include Bailey Smith, Johnny Hunt, Bob Pitman, Junior Hill, Jay Lowder, Jerry Vines, Herb Reavis, Ron Lynch, Jerry Chaddick, Mike Stone and Josh Smith. Musical guests include the Mike Speck Trio, Greater Vision and the McKameys. March 9-11. 732 Indian Trail-Fairview Road, Indian Trail. 704-882-1005; www.fbcit.org.
Chapel services: 7:15 p.m. Wednesdays. Musical offering, Feb. 23. 12900 Idlewild Road. www.morningstarlutheranchurch.org.
Temple Beth El
Comparative religion series: "Sex, Women and Religion." Dr. Maria Hanlin of Mecklenburg Ministries presents "Hat, Habits, and Hijabs: Interfaith Understandings of Women's Sexuality." 7 p.m. March 1. 5101 Providence Road. www.beth-el.com.
St. Stephen United Methodist
Ceremonies: The church will award more than $100,000 to the United Methodist Committee On Relief and the local mission of Center City Health during ceremonies at the 10:50 a.m. modern worship service and the 11:10 a.m. traditional worship service on Feb. 27. 6800 Sardis Road. www.ststephenumc.net.
Weddington United Methodist
Support group: GriefShare is a 13-week series with video, discussion and fellowship for those who are mourning the death of a loved one. Child care available. 7-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays starting Feb. 23. 13901 Providence Road, Weddington. 704-846-1032.
St. Gabriel Catholic
Special mass: The church's disABILITY Ministry will host a Developmental/Intellectual disABILITIES Awareness Mass. Guests of honor will provide music and liturgical dance, share scripture readings and serve as greeters. 5 p.m. Feb. 26. 3016 Providence Road. 704-364-6964.
The Shepherd's Center of Charlotte
Computer class: "Navigating eBay." $25. 9 a.m.-noon Feb. 28, March 2 and 4 at Southminster Computer Lab, 8919 Park Road. Register at 704-365-1995 or www.shepherdscharlotte.org.
Lecture series: Dr. Phyllis Rodgerson Pleasants, church history professor at the Baptist Theological Seminary in Richmond, presents "UnChristian: When Religion Gets it Wrong and How it Can be Made Right Again." Children and youth programs also available by reservation. 7 p.m. Feb. 25 and 9:30 a.m. Feb. 26-27. 5811 Sardis Road. 704-362-0811; www.sardisbaptistcharlotte.org.