Lake Norman & Mooresville

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Compiled by Erica Batten

Fair View United Methodist, Mooresville

Lenten Bible study: Susan Harrison will lead a study of how to enter into an apprenticeship with Jesus. Everyone welcome. Free. 6:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Light supper available at 5:45 p.m.

Midweek worship service: “Noon Grace” service is for business folks during their lunch break. Join us for a meal, message and music. Bring your own meal; a limited number of box lunches will be available. Offering will be collected to help pay for lunch. 12:15 Wednesdays. 1430 Mecklenburg Highway, Mooresville. 704-664-2880.

Saint Mark’s Lutheran, Mooresville

Lenten services: Soup suppers and fellowship will be held 5-6 p.m. March 15 and 22 in the family life center. Holden evening prayer at 6:15 p.m. in the sanctuary. 454 Fieldstone Road, Mooresville. 704-664-5474.

First Baptist, Mooresville

Lenten luncheon series: Lunch, music and a brief homily by an area minister. Free; donations accepted to offset the cost of the luncheon. 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Thursdays. 150 S. Church St., Mooresville.

New Hope Lutheran, Mooresville

Ministry: Lifetree Café is part of a national network of locations offering participatory events related to life and faith. Events typically include a short original film and guided conversation on topics such as loneliness, immigration, angels, guilt, prayer, and life after death. Snacks and drinks available. Free admission. 7 p.m. Tuesdays. The topic for March 17 is “Only One Way to God?” 2987 Charlotte Highway, Mooresville.

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Lake Norman

Sunday morning groups: Humanist discussion group, adult discussion group, and youth spiritual exploration meet at 9:45 a.m. most Sundays.

Special service: The Rev. Amy Brooks, Nancy Brower and future UU leaders will present “Fun, Fun, Fun: A Celebration of Childhood and Our UU Principles.” Dress wacky-tacky, bring your favorite stuffed animal, a willing spirit and a sense of humor. This is a great opportunity for visitors to see what our fellowship is for children. Nursery available. 11 a.m. March 15. Services are held at the Woodlawn School, 135 Woodlawn School Loop, Mooresville.

In His Steps Dance, Mooresville

Teen girls’ event: In His Steps presents “Elevate Teen: Cowgirl Up,” a free event for girls in grades 7-12. Come dressed in cowgirl gear if you wish; prize awarded for most creative outfit. Enjoy door prizes, music, desserts, games, dancing and learning how to “cowgirl up” for Christ. 6:30-9:30 p.m. March 13. In His Steps also offers free weekly dance classes and spiritual development for girls. 197 Langtree Road, Mooresville.

The Cove Church, Mooresville

Support ministries: GriefShare is a care group for people grieving the loss of a spouse, child, family member or friend. DivorceCare helps men and women find help, discover hope, and experience healing from the pain of separation and divorce. Celebrate Recovery offers freedom from life’s hurts, habits, and hang-ups. All groups offer comfort and healing in a confidential environment. 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesdays through March 31. 197 Langtree Road, Mooresville.

Saint Therese Catholic, Mooresville

Lenten Mass: Noon Tuesdays. Soup luncheon at 1 p.m.

Stations of the cross: 7 p.m. Fridays. A living stations of the cross will be presented by the youth ministry at 7 p.m. March 15. 217 Brawley School Road, Mooresville. 704-664-3992.