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St. John's Episcopal

Eucharist: "Celebration of Hope" for all touched by cancer. 5:30 p.m. Nov. 13. 1623 Carmel Road.

Billy Graham Library

Exhibit: "The Bible in China: A History of Hope and Transformation." Nov. 8-19. 4330 Westmont Drive.

Myers Park Baptist Church, Cornwell Center

Faith Communicators' meeting: The Rev. John Cleghorn of Caldwell Memorial Presbyterian will share his faith journey. 10 a.m. Nov. 18. 1900 Queens Road. The Faith Communicators is an informal group who meet monthly for networking, fellowship and a program. For more information, contact Ken Garfield at 704-295-4819 or

St. Stephen United Methodist

New ministry: The Adult Christian Education Team is starting a group for adults in their 20s and 30s. The group will be active in the church and in missions. The kickoff will be 10 a.m. Nov. 20. 6800 Sardis Road.

Matthews United Methodist

Holiday shopping extravaganza: More than 70 vendors, baked goods, breakfast, lunch. Proceeds support local missions. Free admission. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 19. 801 S. Trade St., Matthews.

Calvary Church

Seminar: Attorney Mark Gott presents "Issues in Elder Law" with a question-and-answer session on essential documents. 7 p.m. Nov. 17. 5801 Pineville-Matthews Road. Please register at

Pineville United Methodist

Interfaith service: Candlelight prayer vigil to support community in this time of uncertainty. 6:30 p.m. Nov. 19. 110 S. Polk St., Pineville. 704-889-2022.