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Compiled by Erica Batten
Davidson United Methodist
Movie discussion group: “Film and Spirituality: Discovering the ‘God-Dimension’ in Movies.” View the monthly selection privately ahead of time, then join us for a guided discussion to explore God’s messages in the movie and realize the awesomeness of God’s grace meant for all. Group meets monthly. Child care available by reservation. 10-11:30 a.m. Feb. 17. 233 S. Main St., Davidson. www.davidsonumc.org.
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Lake Norman
Sunday morning groups: The Humanist discussion group will focus on current events during February meetings. No class Feb. 15. 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.
Service: The Rev. Amy Brooks will present “In Celebration of Love.” Children age four and up go to spiritual exploration following the children’s story during the service. Nursery available. 11 a.m. Feb. 15.
Informational meeting: Join us for coffee and conversation to learn more about Unitarian Universalism and the Fellowship. 9:45 a.m. Feb. 15. RSVP: email@example.com. Services are held at the Woodlawn School, 135 Woodlawn School Loop, Mooresville. www.uulakenorman.org.
Davidson College Presbyterian
Sunday school class: Tony Abbott, professor emeritus of English at Davidson College, will teach a class on the theology and poetry of Christian Wiman. Wiman is senior lecturer in religion and literature at Yale Divinity School and the Maloney Lecturer at Davidson in February. Wiman will be lecturing at Davidson College on Feb. 15-16. Abbott will teach a Sunday school class on Wiman and his work at Davidson College Presbyterian Church 9:45 a.m. Feb. 15 and 22 in the congregation house. 100 N. Main St., Davidson. www.dcpc.org.
Holy Spirit Catholic, Denver
Valentine dinner dance: Three-course professionally catered dinner includes wine. The 18-piece Salisbury Swing Band will provide music for dancing. Adults, $30; ages 16 and under, $15. Sponsored by the Knights of Columbus Council 10389. Proceeds go to local charities. 7-10:30 p.m. Feb. 14. 537 N.C. 16 N., Denver. 704-483-6448.
Lake Norman Baptist
Bible study: “Prophecies Unveiled” is a 12-week study revealing the correlation of current events to prophecies recorded in the Bible from Genesis to Daniel and through Revelation. This is a great class to help with evangelistic efforts. Free. 5-6:30 p.m. Sundays starting Feb. 15. 7921 Sam Furr Road, Huntersville. www.lakenormanbaptist.com/2015/01/20/prophecies-unveiled.
Community in Christ Lutheran, Cornelius
Seniors’ group: Happy Times will meet at 11:30 a.m. Feb. 11 at Cracker Barrel in Mooresville.
Women’s group: Morning study group will discuss Barbara Brown Taylor’s book, “Learning to Walk in the Dark.” 9:30-11 a.m. Feb. 11 and 25.
Hand bells: New group meets at 6:15 p.m. Thursdays in the chapel.
Pancake dinner: Annual Shrove Tuesday pancake dinner with games and crafts. All money will go toward summer mission trip. 6:30 p.m. Feb. 17. 7621 Norman Island Drive, Cornelius. www.communityinchrist.net.
First Baptist, Cornelius
Senior citizens’ group: Interesting programs, fellowship and travel opportunities. We welcome new people to join us. Meetings at 10:30 a.m. the second Tuesday of each month. 21007 Catawba Ave., Cornelius. For more information, call Pat Alleshunas at 704-787-9257.