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First UMC, Troutman
Homecoming: The Rev. Charles Stevens will give the message. 11 a.m. Sept. 25. A covered-dish lunch will be served after the service.
Community Bible study: Jean Brown to lead study of Exodus. 9 a.m. Thursdays. Free. 204 Mills Ave., Troutman. www.troutmanmethodist.com.
Southside Baptist, Mooresville
Annual Life Walk: Proceeds benefit Mooresville Community Pregnancy Center. 8:30 a.m. Sept. 24. Brunch afterward. 525 S. Broad St., Mooresville. www.sbcmooresville.com.
Iredell Council on Aging
Bible study: Newcomers welcome. 10 a.m. Thursdays, South Iredell Senior Center, 202 N. Church St., Mooresville. 704-662-3337; www.iredellcoa.com.
Rocky Mount UMC, Mooresville
Bible studies: Join other believers to discuss how to live a life that is pleasing to God. 7 p.m. Thursdays.
Exercise classes: Beginning exercise 8-9 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Cardio sculpt 4:30 p.m. Mondays and 5 p.m. Wednesdays.
Nar-Anon meetings: Open to anyone whose friend or family member has been addicted to drugs. 7 p.m. Fridays. 1739 Perth Road, Mooresville. 704-528-5525.
Redeemer Lutheran, Catawba
New worship service: 6:30-7 p.m. Wednesdays.
Rolling Mission Fair: A representative the missions supported by the church will give a presentation. 10 a.m. Sundays through Oct. 30.
Port-a-Pit Chicken Dinner: Dine in or take out. $8 per plate. Noon Sept. 24. 200 S. Main St., Catawba. 828-241-2371.
St. Therese Catholic
Guest speaker: James Martin, Jesuit priest and author, will be speak about the themes in his latest book, "Between Heaven and Mirth: Why Joy, Humor and Laughter Are at the Heart of the Spiritual Life" at 7 p.m. Sept. 30. This latest book will be published in October. Parish Life Center, 217 Brawley School Road, Mooresville. 704-664-3992.
Vanderburg UMC, Mooresville
Services: Worship 8:45 a.m. Sundays. Sunday school 9:45-10:45 a.m. Worship service with children's church 11 a.m. 1809 Charlotte Highway, Mooresville. www.vanderburgumc.org.