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Compiled by Erica Batten

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Lake Norman

Sunday morning groups: The Humanist discussion group will focus on Jonathan Haidt’s book “The Happiness Hypothesis” at 9:45 a.m. Sundays in classroom 2. The adult discussion group meets to explore and share inspiration and challenges at 9:45 a.m. Sundays in classroom 3.

Service: Member Dr. Daniel Aldridge will present “Reflections on King and the American Liberal Tradition.” Children age 4 and older go to spiritual exploration after the children’s story during the service. Nursery available. 11 a.m. Jan. 25. Services are at the Woodlawn School, 135 Woodlawn School Loop, Mooresville.

Fair View United Methodist, Mooresville

Midweek worship service: “Noon Grace” service is for business folks during their lunch break. Join us for a meal, message and live music. Bring your own meal; a limited number of box lunches will be available. Offering will be collected to help pay for lunch. 12:15-12:45 p.m. Wednesdays.

Women’s Bible study: Study of 1 and 2 Thessalonians using “Children of the Day,” by Beth Moore. Susan Harrison will lead the class. 10-11:30 a.m. Thursdays, Feb. 5-March 26. 1430 Mecklenburg Highway, Mooresville. Register at 704-664-2880.

Saint Therese Catholic, Mooresville

Panel discussion: “Friday Night Live” discussion on immigration as a faith issue and paths to documented immigration. Sister Rose Marie Tresp will lead a discussion with panelists Ibis Centeno of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Charlotte and lawyers Jocelyn Davis Singletary and Tanya Powers. 7 p.m. Jan. 23. Dinner at 6:30 p.m.

Newcomers’ class: Women invited to 10-week “Just Moved” class based on the book “After the Boxes Are Unpacked.” Meet others, exchange insights and find courage to put down roots again. $10. 10 a.m.-noon Wednesdays starting Feb. 4. 217 Brawley School Road, 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 Jan. 27 is “Why Men Hate Church.” 2987 Charlotte Highway, Mooresville.