Faith Notes

Hickory Grove Baptist North Campus

Training workshops: Bible study skills, discipleship, more. July 30-31. 2350 Odell School Road, Charlotte. $100 for one class; $146 for two classes. 704-786-0956;

Rock Spring Methodist Camp Ground, Denver

Camp meeting: 181st annual camp meeting begins 6 p.m. July 31. Southern gospel concert with Rick Webb Family, Harvesters Quartet, Far City Boys, Pine Ridge Boys, Heartsound Quartet. Bring lawn chairs. Campground Road, Denver.

Concord Christian

Vacation Bible school: "I.P.O.D.S. for Jesus!" Age 2 through fourth grade. 6-8:30 p.m. July 25-29. Dinner nightly.

Preschool: All God's Children Preschool enrolling ages 12 months to 5 years for 2010-11. 3101 Davidson Highway, Concord. 704-788-6315;

Grace Church, Harrisburg

Vacation Bible school: "Genesis 1: Space Probe 2010." Age 4 through 12th grade. 6-8:30 p.m. July 26-30. Landing Celebration 6 p.m. Aug. 1. 2007 Stallings Road, Harrisburg. Register at

Lake Norman Community Bible Study

Fall classes: Registration open for study on Book of Acts for all Lake Norman-area women. 10 a.m.-noon Tuesdays starting Sept. 7, Mount Zion United Methodist, Cornelius. Children's program available for infants through home-schooled middle school. Register at 704-799-4460 or

Cornelius Presbyterian

Bluegrass Saturdays: Barbecue and bake sale, craft items, music on church lawn. 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Aug. 7, 14, and 21. Homeward Bound to perform Aug. 7. 21209 Catawba Ave., Cornelius. 704-892-5577.

Cold Springs United Methodist, Concord

Workshop: Dave Ramsey's "Financial Peace University" DVD series begins Aug. 29. Eliminating personal debt, investing, retirement planning, more. $100. 2550 Cold Springs Road, Concord. Register by July 30. 704-782-1811.

St. Joseph Catholic, Kannapolis

Vacation Bible school: "Walking with Jesus." Ages 5-9. $10 per child. 6-8:30 p.m. Aug. 1-5. 108 St. Joseph St., Kannapolis. 704-932-4607;

Assurance United Methodist, Huntersville

Vacation Bible school: "High Seas Adventure." 9 a.m.-noon Aug. 2-6. 9700 Mount Holly-Huntersville Road, Huntersville. Register at 704-391-9567 or

Pitts Baptist, Concord

VBS donates supplies: Vacation Bible school participants donated supplies of paper towels, wipes, liquid soap to Wings of Eagles Ranch, Concord. Learn more about therapeutic ranch's daily needs at