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St. James Catholic, Concord

Live Performance: "Sermon on the Mount" and "Hollywood vs. Faith" performed by actor Frank Runyeon. Family-oriented event is especially suitable for teens. Adults $10. Children 10 and younger $5. 7:30 p.m. Nov. 20. 139 Manor Ave., Concord. 704-720-0600;

Temple Or Olam, Concord

Hanukkah Party: 3-6 p.m. Dec. 5 at McGill Baptist, 5300 Poplar Tent Road, Concord.

Forest Hill United Methodist, Concord

Concert: The Singing Saints perform annual Christmas cantata "Festival of Carols." Free; love offering to benefit Salvation Army and Cooperative Christian Ministry. 3 p.m. Nov. 28. 265 Union St. N., Concord. 704-782-1109.

All Saints' Episcopal, Concord

Christmas Extravaganza: Homemade crafts, baked goods, gift baskets and gift wrapping. Children's shopping area available. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 20. 525 Lake Concord Road, Concord. 704-782-2024;

North Kannapolis United Methodist

Chicken Barbecue Fundraiser: Annual "Bock Bock @ The Rock." Plates include half chicken, baked beans, coleslaw and roll, $8 each. Drinks and desserts also available. Delivery within 10-mile radius. 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Nov. 19. 1307 N. Main St., Kannapolis. 704-932-5358.

Kimball Lutheran, Kannapolis

Worship Service: "Christ the King" Sunday celebrates Jesus as a servant king who gave his life for us. 8:30 and 11 a.m. Nov. 21.

Community Thanksgiving Service: Guest speaker Lynn Swisshelm, Resource Development Coordinator with Cooperative Christian Ministry. Food offering for CCM pantry. 7 p.m. Nov. 24. 101 Vance St., Kannapolis. 704-933-4101.

Roberta United Methodist, Concord

Hot Dog Sale: Last sale of the year. Hot dogs and homemade baked goods, $1.25 each. Delivery of 10 or more. 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 20. 3925 Cochran Road, Concord. 704-786-9215.