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08/18/2014 12:00 AM

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Compiled by Erica Batten

Huntersville First Baptist

Yard sale collection: Donations and volunteers needed for yard sale. Proceeds help feed the hungry. Collection will be 6-8 p.m. Fridays and noon-4 p.m. Saturdays. The sale is Sept. 27. 119 Old Statesville Road, Huntersville. www.fbc-h.org.

Temple Kol Tikvah of Lake Norman

Raffle and dinner: A cash prize of $10,000 will be awarded during a reverse raffle and dinner sponsored by Temple Kol Tikvah. A maximum of 250 tickets will be sold. Winner does not need to be present to claim prize. Proceeds go to Camp Dogwood and other community efforts. Television and radio personality Stacey Simms will serve as emcee. Open bar and silent auction will be followed by buffet dinner and raffle. 6 p.m. Sept. 13 at the Charles Mack Citizen Center, 215 N. Main St., Mooresville. For information or to purchase a ticket for two adults, call 704-987-9980.

Davidson College Presbyterian

Guest speaker: Elizabeth Hinton-Hasty, author of the 2014 Presbyterian Women Horizons Bible study, “Reconciling Paul,” will present an exploration of 2 Corinthians. $10. 9 a.m.-noon Aug. 23 in the congregation house, 218 Concord Road, Davidson. Advance registration suggested. Hinton-Hasty will also present “The Problem of Wealth” at 9:45 a.m. Aug. 24 in the sanctuary, 100 N. Main St., Davidson. 704-892-5641; www.dcpc.org.

St. Phillip Missionary Baptist, Huntersville

Missionary day: The theme will be “Seeking Unity Through God’s Love” based on 1 Corinthians 1:10. Associate pastor Beatrice Barnes will deliver the message. 11 a.m. Aug. 24. 524 Dellwood Drive, Huntersville. 704-875-6180.

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Lake Norman

Service: “Social Action: My Next Step.” Amy Hartman will share her latest adventure and upcoming project in Guatemala. Nursery available. 11 a.m. Aug. 24.

Spiritual exploration groups: Adult discussion group will explore and share inspiration and challenges. Humanist group will discuss living with purpose, pain and suffering, and what it means to be a “happy humanist.” 9:45 a.m. Sundays. Youth group will resume in the fall. Services are at the Woodlawn School, 135 Woodlawn School Loop, Mooresville. www.uulakenorman.org.

Davidson United Methodist

Career transition program: Co-sponsored by Davidson College Presbyterian. 10 a.m.-noon each first and third Wednesday in room 216 of the education building. 233 S. Main St., Davidson. 704-892-8277.

Christian Business Life Groups

Meeting: Join us weekly for Bible devotions, interactive dialogue, food, fellowship, prayer requests, informal networking. Noon-1 p.m. Thursdays at Fusion Bowl Asian Bistro, 126 Mooresville Commons Way, Mooresville. www.businesslifegroups.org.

Community in Christ Lutheran, Cornelius

Sunday school orientation: 9:15 a.m. Aug. 24 in the chapel. Sunday school begins Sept. 7. 7621 Norman Island Drive, Cornelius. www.communityinchrist.net.

Huntersville United Methodist

Fall community extravaganza: Everyone is invited to our 14th annual event, featuring live music, local vendors, barbecue, car show, silent and live auctions, a bake sale and children’s activities. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 25. 14005 Stumptown Road, Huntersville. www.humconline.org.

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