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St. Matthew Catholic
Young adults' retreat: "Hearts on Fire." Adults 18-39 invited to learn practical ways to connect faith and everyday life. 6:30 p.m. July 1 through July 2. July 2. 8015 Ballantyne Commons Parkway. www.apostleshipofprayer.org/heartsonfire.
Pineville United Methodist
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Exercise classes: Standing and chair yoga, 9 a.m. Mondays. Intermediate yoga, 5:45 p.m. Mondays. $3 per session. Exercise, 9-10 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. $3 per session. 110 S. Polk St., Pineville. 704-889-2022; www.pinevilleumc.org.
St. Paul United Methodist
New service schedule: Heritage worship service, 9 a.m. Sundays. Sunday school, 10 a.m. Celebration worship, 11 a.m.
History study: The Rev. Ashley Pickerel and the Rev. A. J. Thomas will lead a study on "Wesley and the People Called Methodists." 6-7 p.m. Wednesdays starting June 22. 2830 Dorchester Place. 704-523-0077.
Vacation Bible school: "Hometown Nazareth: Where Jesus was a Child" for children in grades K-fifth. 9 a.m.-noon June 27-July 1. Free. Extended care available 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m. for $75. 4921 Randolph Road. Register at www.providencevbs.org or 704-366-2784.
St. Michael's Anglican
Chat room discussion: Seminarian Mike Cawthon will lead informal discussion about Jesus, traditions and the Anglican faith. All are welcome. 9:15-10 a.m. Sundays. 2211 Margaret Wallace Road, Matthews. 704-537-7777.
Mount Harmony Baptist
Church on Mondays: Guest speakers each Monday in June. Dr. Stan Welch of West Asheville Baptist will speak at 7 p.m. June 27. 2817 Mt. Harmony Church Road, Matthews. www.mtharmony.net.
First Church of Christ, Scientist
Vacation Bible school: "Treasure Hunting with Jesus Through the Gospel of Matthew." Bible study, arts and crafts, music, more. Ages 4 and older. 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. June 27-July 1. 1048 E. Morehead St. 704-332-2845.
Summer book read: "A Home on the Field" by Paul Cuadros. Please read the selection prior to meetings. 7 p.m. Aug. 1 and 8 in room 206. 207 W. John St., Matthews. 704-847-4094; www.matthewspresbyterian.org.