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Compiled by Erica Batten
Saint Therese Catholic, Mooresville
Thanksgiving meal: Mooresville-area churches and the Mooresville Soup Kitchen invite the community to enjoy a traditional Thanksgiving meal. Menu includes turkey, mashed potatoes and gravy, sweet potatoes, green beans, rolls and dessert. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 27. Doors open at 10:30 a.m. 217 Brawley School Road, Mooresville. 704-664-3992; www.sainttherese.net/thanksgiving.
Rehobeth United Methodist, Terrell
Christmas cantata: Candle lighting, narration, new anthems and traditional carols celebrate 10 promises from God in this journey from the promises of the Old Testament to the fulfillment of the New Testament. 10:45 a.m. Dec. 7. 9297 Sherrills Ford Road, Terrell. www.rehobethumc.org.
Saint Luke Greek Orthodox, Mooresville
Holiday bake sale: The Ladies Philoptochos (Friends of the Poor) Society will sell traditional Greek pastries, including baklava, kourabiedes and finikia, by the pan or the piece. Gift box assortments available. Proceeds go to local outreach ministries. Order by Dec. 7. Pick up 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Dec. 14. 134-A Talbert Pointe Drive, Mooresville. Order forms available in the News and Events area of www.stluke-nc.org.
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Lake Norman
Service: On “Social Action Sunday,” we will create holiday cards and collect items for the Men’s Shelter of Charlotte. Nursery available. Children age 4 and older go to spiritual exploration after the children’s story during the service. 11 a.m. Nov. 30. Services are at the Woodlawn School, 135 Woodlawn School Loop, Mooresville. www.uulakenorman.org.
New Hope Lutheran, Mooresville
New 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 Dec. 2 is “How the Next Generation Will Change the World.” 2987 Charlotte Highway, Mooresville. More information at www.LifetreeCafe.com.
Southside Baptist, Mooresville
Celebrate Recovery: Twelve-step program for anyone dealing with habits, hangups or hurts. Small groups for specific needs include Men’s Chemical Dependency, Ladies’ Chemical Dependency, Sexual Abuse, more. 6:30-9 p.m.Thursdays. Dinner included. 525 S. Broad St., Mooresville. 704-663-2892.
Christian Business Life Groups
Meeting: Join us weekly for Bible devotions, interactive dialogue, food, fellowship, prayer requests, informal networking. Noon-1 p.m. Thursdays at Fusion Bowl Asian Bistro, 126 Mooresville Commons Way, Mooresville. www.businesslifegroups.org.