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Broad Street UMC, Mooresville
Bible Study: Pastor Amy will lead a Bible study at the Mooresville Soup Kitchen. 10-10:30 a.m. Thursdays. 275 S. Broad St., Mooresville. www.bsumcmooresville.org.
Fair View UMC, Mooresville
Men's Laity Sunday: Guest speaker Harold Bales, author of "The Southern Fried Preacher." 9 and 11 a.m. Feb. 19. 1430 Mecklenburg Hwy., Mooresville. 704-664-2880.
First UMC, Troutman
Chili Cook-Off: Several varieties of chili, slaw, bread, dessert, and drinks. Adults, $6; children, $4. Proceeds go to local missions. 4:30-7:30 p.m. Feb. 18. 204 Mills Ave., Troutman. www.troutmanmethodist.com.
Rocky Mount UMC, Mooresville
Preschool Registration: Registration now open for fall classes. 1739 Perth Road, Mooresville. www.rockymountumc.com.
South Iredell High
Gospel Sing: A portion of the proceeds will go to Gordon Hospice House. $5. 6 p.m. Feb. 25. 299 Old Mountain Road, Troutman. 704-902-1638.
Williamson's Chapel UMC, Mooresville
Barbecue: 11 a.m. Feb. 18. 575 Brawley School Road, Mooresville. www.williamsonschapel.org.
Zion Wesley AME Zion, Troutman
Big Gospel Singing: 3 p.m. Feb. 26. 133 Zion Wesley Road, Troutman. 704-798-8470.