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Community in Christ Lutheran, Cornelius

Annual meeting: 9:30 a.m. Nov. 16. Worship at 10:30 a.m. Prayer shawl ministry meets 6:30 p.m.

Job assistance ministry: Jon Canady will present “Social Networking.” Create a LinkedIn profile to include your professional photo, connect with business professionals, and leverage your job search. Complementary professional head shots by Diann Krewson. 7 p.m. Nov. 17. The group meets monthly. RSVP: 704-892-0120. 7621 Norman Island Drive, Cornelius. www.communityinchrist.net.

Davidson College Presbyterian

Sunday school discussion: Sherrill Holland, retired dean of New Brunswick Theological Seminary, will lead a discussion on “The Doctrine of the Trinity: What Difference Does it Make?” Chapter five of Shirley Guthrie’s “Christian Doctrine” will provide background reading. 9:45 a.m. Nov. 16 and 23 in the congregation house. The church is at 100 N. Main St., Davidson. www.dcpc.org.

Meadowlake Presbyterian, Huntersville

Holiday bazaar: Support your neighbors and shop for your holiday needs with local businesses, vendors and crafters. The event includes a silent auction and raffle. Proceeds benefit the preschool playground fund. 4-8 p.m. Nov. 14 and 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 15. 6501 Gilead Road, Huntersville. http://meadowlakechurch.com/preschool/holiday-bazaar.

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Lake Norman

Service: Meg and Todd Hoke will present “Five Happy Things.” Through music and reflection, the Hokes will describe a practice that has helped them work with hospice services for a combined 25 years. Nursery available. Children age four and up go to spiritual exploration following the children’s story during the service. 11 a.m. Nov. 16.

Sunday morning groups: The Humanist discussion group will focus on Jonathan Haidt’s book “The Happiness Hypothesis.” 9:45 a.m. Sundays in classroom 2. The adult discussion group meets to explore and share inspiration and challenges. 9:45 a.m. Sundays in classroom 3. Children’s and youth activities available. Services are held at the Woodlawn School, 135 Woodlawn School Loop, Mooresville. www.uulakenorman.org.

First Baptist, Cornelius

Sunday services: Sunday school, 9:30 a.m. Sundays. Breakfast, 10:30 a.m. Worship service, children’s church and nursery, 11 a.m.

Wednesday services: Fellowship meal, 5:45 p.m. Wednesdays. Adults, $5. Adult Bible study, youth group, and children’s program, 6:30 p.m. 21007 Catawba Ave., Cornelius. www.corneliusfbc.org.

Bethel United Methodist, Denver

Oyster stew fundraiser: All-you-can-eat oyster stew, vegetable soup, taco soup, potato soup, drinks and desserts, hot dogs for children. Eat in or take out. Noon-7 p.m. Nov. 15. 7284 Campground Road, Denver. 704-483-1366.

Bethel Presbyterian, Cornelius

Workshop: “Surviving the Holidays” GriefShare workshop hosted by the church health ministries. Light refreshments will be served. 9-11 a.m. Nov. 22. 19920 Bethel Church Road, Cornelius. Register at 704-892-0546 or griefshare@bethel-pc.org.

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