Faith Notes

Christ Episcopal, Albemarle

Community yard sale: Household items, clothing, more. Refreshments available for purchase. 8 a.m.-noon Sept. 11; rain date Sept. 18. 428 Pee Dee Ave., Albemarle. 704-982-1428.

Davidson College Presbyterian

Bible study: Dr. Max Polley class "From Hebrew Prophecy to Apocalypticism," contrast Jewish, Christian views of book of Daniel. 9:45 a.m. Sept. 12, 19, 26, Congregation House, 218 Concord Road. 704-892-5641.

Center Grove Lutheran, Kannapolis

Concert: Redeemed Quartet 6:30 p.m. Sept. 18. Freewill offering. 1601 S. Cannon Blvd., Kannapolis.

Mount Zion United Methodist, Cornelius

Financial Peace University: Dave Ramsey's 13-week program teaches how to make money decisions to achieve financial goals and God's plan for your life. Child care on request. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays starting Sept. 8. Register: 704-892-8566.

Congregation Emanuel, Statesville

High Holy Days services: Rosh Hashanah 7 p.m. Sept. 8, 9 a.m. Sept. 9-10. Yom Kippur 7 p.m. Sept. 17, 9 a.m. Sept. 18. Yiskor 11 a.m. Sept. 18. Neilah 5:45 p.m. Sept. 18. Visiting spiritual leader Steve Kerbel to conduct services. 206 N. Kelly St., Statesville.

Beth Shalom Lake Norman

Introduction to Judaism: Two-year course for those born Jewish who want to connect with Judaism in a deeper way or for non-Jews who want to learn Jewish practices, beliefs. Enroll by Sept. 6:

Services: Rabbi Corey Helfand to lead High Holy Days services. Erev Rosh Hashanah 7 p.m. Sept. 8. Rosh Hashanah Day 1 service 9 a.m. Sept. 9; children's service 11 a.m. Sept. 9. Family program and picnic 1:15 p.m. Sept. 9, Roosevelt Wilson Park, Davidson. Rosh Hashanah Day 2, 9 a.m. Sept. 10; children's service 10 a.m Sept. 10. Shabbat 6:30 p.m. Sept. 10 with catered dinner; prepay at Healing service 10 a.m. Sept. 11. Kol Nidrei 7 p.m. Sept. 17. Yom Kippur 9 a.m. Sept. 18. At St. Alban's Episcopal Church, 301 Caldwell Lane, Davidson.

The Refuge, Concord

Guest speaker: Sujo John to share testimony of surviving 9-11 attacks. 11 a.m. Sept. 5. 1030-B Central Drive, Concord. 704-788-2400.

Statesville Christian Women's Club

Luncheon: "Tea Time." Speaker Ellen Calos. Feature "The Artful Teapot" by Mary Douglas. Music by Angie Blakenship. $10. 11 a.m. Sept. 20, Civic Center, 300 S. Center St. RSVP by Sept. 15: 704-546-7972.

First Baptist, Cornelius

Senior adults' group: Programs, fellowship, travel. Jolly Travelers meet 10:30 a.m. second Tuesday of each month. 21007 Catawba Ave., Cornelius. 704-896-5623.

Cornelius Presbyterian

Family health fair: Weekly topics on financial and physical health. Bryan Payne to discuss financial health and sound approach to family finances 7 p.m. Sept. 14, Wayland Center. Series continues Sept. 21 with program on healthy meal preparation. 21209 Catawba Ave, Cornelius. 704-892-5577;

Central United Methodist, Mooresville

Classes: "Monday Night Madness" classes include pastor's study "Wesley on the Bible," digital photography, games, beginning guitar, specialty cooking, scrapbooking. 7-8:30 p.m. Mondays starting Sept. 20.

Wonderful Wednesdays: Parenting small group, kids' and youth activities. 5 p.m. Wednesdays followed by meal. Register for parenting group only. Kickoff event 6 p.m. Sept. 8. 214 N. Academy St., Mooresville. 704-664-5429;

Temple Or Olam, Concord

Services: High Holy Days services: Erev Rosh Hashanah 7 p.m. Sept. 8, Central United Methodist Church, 30 Union St. N. Rosh Hashanah 10 a.m.-noon Sept. 9 with brunch and Tashlich. Kol Nidre 7 p.m. Sept. 17. Yom Kippur 10 a.m.-noon Sept. 18. All services except Erev Rosh Hashanah are at McGill Baptist, 5300 Poplar Tent Road. Suggested donations for nonmembers of Temple Or Olam: $180 per family; $90 per person; students free. Babysitting provided. 704-720-7577;

Forest Hill United Methodist, Concord

Preschool: Spaces available in 4-year-olds and Transitional Kindergarten classes. Creative Curriculum and "Hand Writing Without Tears." Classes also available for ages 1-3. 265 Union St. N., Concord. Contact Pam Mann, 704-786-5669, or