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First UMC, Troutman
Spring Bible study: "A Lenten Journey With Jesus: From the Darkness Into the Light." Free. 9 a.m. Thursdays. 204 Mills Ave., Troutman. www.troutmanmethodist.com.
New Perth Associate Reformed Presbyterian, Troutman
Consignment sale: Seasonal children's items. Proceeds benefit preschool. 9 a.m. March 8-9. Half-price sale, 10 a.m. March 10. 204 West Ave. W., Troutman. www.newperthchurch.com.
St. Mark's Lutheran, Mooresville
Lenten events: Soup suppers, 5 p.m. March 11 and 25. Lenten services at 6:15 p.m. 454 Fieldstone Road, Mooresville. 704-664-5474.
Vanderburg UMC, Mooresville
Pinto bean supper: 5 p.m. March 16.
Fundraiser: The United Methodist Men are taking orders for cooked Boston butts for Easter. $25 each. Order by March 17. 1809 Charlotte Highway, Mooresville. www.vanderburgumc.org.