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Davidson United Methodist Church
Walk The Labyrinth In The Chapel: 7-8 p.m. Nov. 4 and 3-7 p.m. Nov. 5-7. Reservations requested: 704-892-8277. Allow 20-30 minutes. The labyrinth is an ancient spiritual tool sometimes known as "walking meditation."
Lake Norman Baptist Church
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New Session - Women's Tuesday Morning Bible Study: 9:30-11:30 a.m. Nov. 9-Dec. 14. "Me, Myself & Lies: A Thought Closet Makeover" by Jennifer Rothschild. Encourages women to clear their minds of negative thoughts with positive truths from God's word. All women of community are invited. Fellowship Hall. Childcare Available. Student guide cost $14. 7921 Sam Furr Road, Huntersville. 704-892-0143.
Beth Shalom Lake Norman
Tot Shabbat Program: Shabbaton services for children 0-5. Music, prayer, other fun activities. Members and non-members welcome. Monthly program begins 5:30 p.m. Nov. 5. Participants welcome to stay for evening services at 6:30 p.m. Services held at St. Alban's Episcopal, 301 Caldwell Lane, Davidson. www.bslkn.org.
Rehobeth United Methodist, Terrell
Pork Barbecue: 11 a.m. Nov. 13. $8 per plate. Take-out available. 9297 Sherrills Ford Road, Terrell. 828-478-2518; www.rehobethumc.org.
Statesville Women Christian's Club
Luncheon: Crafts, baked goods, and silent auction. Speaker Marynell Wallace on "What in Heaven's Name are You Doing?" Music by Sharon Johnson. 11 a.m. Nov. 15 at the Statesville Civic Center, 300 S. Center St., Statesville. Reservations by Nov. 10: 704-546-7972.
Hopewell Presbyterian Church
Heritage weekend: Nov. 6-7.
Saturday: 3:30 p.m. public lecture by the Rev. Dr. Andrew Purves in the sanctuary. Reception and tours of Historic Hopewell to follow.
Sunday: 11 a.m. sermon by the Rev. Dr. Andrew Purves. Service will feature The Loch Norman Pipe Band and Traditional Kirking of the Tartans.
10500 Beatties Ford Road, Huntersville. 704-875-2291. www.hopewellpresbyterian.com.
Davidson College Presbyterian
Health Care seminars: Nicole Bryan will provide information on powers of attorney, caretaker contracts, survivors' benefits, more. Upcoming programs on health care and hospice, 5-7 p.m. Nov. 7 and memorial services, Nov. 14. Reservations required.
Organ Concerts: Organ at Davidson presents Jane Cain, Director of Music, as part of the Organ at Davidson series. 7:30 p.m. Nov. 9. Free. 102 N. Main St., Davidson. For additional information, please contact Director of Music Jane Cain at 704-892-5641.
New Beginnings Moravian
Presentation: "Final Directives" will address critical legal and health care decisions. 6:30-8 p.m. Nov. 3. 201 Seagle St., Huntersville. Register by Oct. 29 at 704-992-2003.
Annual Christmas In the Country: 3-9 p.m. Nov. 5 and 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 6. Homemade dinner and dessert 5-7 p.m. Nov. 5. The Huntersville Brass Quintet will perform during dinner. Live auction 7 p.m. Friday; also silent auction. Raffles, handmade crafts, decorations, gifts and baked goods. Ramah Presbyterian Church, 14401 Ramah Church Road, Huntersville. 704-875-6683. www.ramahchurch.org.
First Baptist, Cornelius
Senior citizens' group: Programs, fellowship, and travel opportunities. The Jolly Travelers meet at 10:30 a.m. the second Tuesday of each month. 21007 Catawba Ave., Cornelius. 704-896-5623.
Mount Zion United Methodist
Annual barbecue: 11 a.m. until food runs out on Nov. 6. 19600 Zion St. 704-893-8566.
Craft and gift show: Save the date, Nov. 19-20.
Fall study group: Seven-week study using the book "A Case for Faith" by Lee Strobel. 7 p.m. Mondays through Nov. 15. Facilitated by the Rev. Jill Smith. RSVP: 704-892-8566.
Collection drive: Collecting new hats, socks, gloves and backpacks for the Urban Ministry Center. Place in box in upstairs hallway of the Christian Education Building near room 208.
Daytime group study: "Daniel: Pursuing Integrity" 10:30 a.m.-noon Wednesdays through Nov. 17.
Women's group: Women of the church and community are welcome for fellowship and devotion at 7 p.m. on the first Tuesday of the month at the Acropolis restaurant. Details: Elizabeth Coker, 704-892-8263 or email@example.com.
Men's group: Men of all ages are welcome to attend a Community Men's Prayer Breakfast held 7-8 a.m. each Wednesday at the Cookhouse Restaurant, 20936 Torrence Chapel Road, Cornelius. It is led on alternate weeks by the ministerial staffs of Mount Zion UMC and Bethel Presbyterian Church.
KidStreet Sox in Box: Kindergarten-fifth-graders can demonstrate the church's October virtue of initiative - seeing what needs to be done and doing it - by bringing a new pair of socks (adult tube and crew) in a shoebox to church. Socks are needed at Urban Ministries, Charlotte. Shoeboxes will be used for Operation Christmas Child next month. Details: E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. 15664 Northcross Drive
New faith community: All are welcome. This is a community that welcomes questions, thrives on conversation and celebrates God's presence, as expressed through Jesus, in our diversity. 10:30 a.m. Sundays at Our Town Cinemas in Davidson. www.inclusioncommunity.org.
Lake Norman Community Bible Study
Registrations for 2010-2011 class: The Book of Acts is the topic this year. 10 a.m.-noon Tuesdays at Mount Zion United Methodist Church, Zion Street, Cornelius. Open to women with various levels of Bible knowledge and homeschooled children through elementary and middle school. Register early; children slots fill up fast. Details: Meg Samuels, 704-799-4460 or email@example.com. Registration fee $25.www.lakenormancbs.org.
Life Fellowship, Davidson
Saturday evening service: Message, contemporary worship music, and question-and-answer session. Children's ministry will also meet. Fellowship to follow service. 6:30 p.m. Saturdays at the Community School of Davidson, 565 Griffith St., Davidson. www.lifecharlotte.com.
Empowerment For Living Family
Sunday morning worship service: 8 a.m. worship, dance and the word of God. Comfort Inn & Suites, 19521 Liverpool Parkway, Cornelius.
Central United Methodist, Mooresville
Classes: Monday Night Madness classes include Games, Bible Study, Card Making, Christmas Crafts, Basic Guitar, Repairing Chrismons, Keyboard and Vocal Training and Specialty Desserts. Childcare available. 7-8:30 p.m. Mondays through Dec. 6. 214 N. Academy St., Mooresville. Register at 704-664-5429.
Talent Show: "Central's Got Talent" will be Nov. 28. Acts should sign up by Nov. 7. www.cumcmooresville.com.