Religion Briefs for Jan. 10, 2014
January 9, 2014 4:08PM
Tinley Park United Methodist Church will conduct a lasagna dinner fundraiser on Jan. 11. | File photo
Updated: February 11, 2014 6:18AM
Here is a look at news from Southland houses of worship.
Religion news and photos may be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sermon On The Mount: Tickets for this Frank Runyeon performance are $10 and may be purchased after weekend Masses from Saturday to Jan. 26 at St. Kieran Catholic Church, 724 W. 195th St., Chicago Heights, or (708) 755-3986. St. Kieran’s Woman’s Club hosts this event set for 1 p.m. Jan. 26.
Lasagna Dinner: This fundraiser is at 4:30 and 6:30 p.m. Saturday at Tinley Park United Methodist Church, 6875 W. 173rd Place. Tickets are $14 for adults and $7 for children and can be purchased after Sunday service. The meal includes lasagna, salad, garlic bread and desserts. Information: (708) 532-2960 or tinleymethodist.org.
Healing Service: The United Methodist Church of New Lenox, 339 New Lenox Road, offers a healing and anointing service at 10 a.m. the second Sunday of every month. Information: (815) 485-8271.
Bible Study: A new series study based on the book “The Way: Walking in the Footsteps of Jesus” (Abingdon Press) by Adam Hamilton begins at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Tinley Park United Methodist Church, 6875 W. 173rd Place. Information: (708) 532-2960 or tinleymethodist.org.
Line Dancing Fun: The St. Elizabeth Seton Women’s Club invites women to enjoy an evening of line dancing at 6:45 p.m. Wednesday in the Parish Life Center, 9300 W. 167th St., Orland Hills. Information: (708) 364-0016.
Movie Night: First United Methodist Church, 1000 S. Washington St., Lockport, offers this event from 6 to 8 p.m. Jan. 18. The movie will be “Monsters University.” The evening is free for the family and includes candy and popcorn. Information: 1umclockport.org or (815) 838-1017.
Community Choir: The Beverly/Morgan Park Community Choir is recruiting singers for its 2014 season. Rehearsals are from 3 to 5 p.m. Sundays beginning Jan. 19 at Immanuel United Church of Christ, 9815 S. Campbell Ave., Evergreen Park. Sheet music is provided. Information: (773) 779-7387 or email@example.com.
Job Club: St. Barnabas Church Convent, 101st Street and Longwood Drive, Chicago, hosts the Beverly Hills Job Club meeting from 7 to 9 p.m. the second and fourth Wednesday of each month. The club was established to help people in search of employment. Information: Joan Quinn at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Afternoon Of Encouragement: Registration is due Jan. 26 for an afternoon of encouragement for women set for 12:30 to 3 p.m. Feb. 8 at Living Springs Community Church, 19051 S. Halsted St., Glenwood. The Giggle Girls, guest speakers, surprises and prizes will be part of the free event. No registration will be accepted at the door. Attendees should bring an item for the food pantry. Information: email@example.com.
Discovering Disabilities Viewing: Lutheran Special Education Ministries and Christ Lutheran Church, 14700 S. 94th Ave., Orland Park, offers this event to help raise awareness of specific disabilities and explore the unique strengths of individuals with disabilities. A viewing of “The Big Picture: Rethinking Dyslexia” kicks off at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 27. There will be a general discussion and time for some questions and answers. Information: firstname.lastname@example.org or (888) 488-5736.
Comedy Show: Southbridge Church, 15500 73rd Ave., Orland Park, hosts Tracy DeGraaf’s “Life Happens, Laugh Anyway,” a 90-minute comedy event for women ages 18 and older, at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 31. Seating is limited. Tickets are $12 in advance, $15 at the door and $10 each for groups of 10 or more. Tickets can be purchased at Evilena’s Red Dresser and By Grace Boutique, 59 & 67 W. Bankview Drive, Frankfort, or at laughanywaymom.com. Information: (708) 691-5091.
Open House: St. Patricia School offers a tour to meet with students, faculty, staff and parents to get a better sense of what the school has to offer one’s family. Tours run from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 2 at 9000 S. 86th Ave., Hickory Hills. Information: (708) 598-8200 or stpatriciaparish.com.
Mass And Healing Service: Infant Jesus of Prague Parish, 1131 Douglas Ave., Flossmoor, presents this service at 7:30 p.m. every first Monday of the month. Information: (708) 799-5400.
Bible Seminar: Orland Park Christian Reformed Church, 7500 Sycamore Drive, hosts a two-day seminar with well-known speaker and author Ray Vander Laan from 7 to 9 p.m. Feb. 14 and 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 15. “Your Kingdom Come: The Ministry of Jesus in Its First Century Setting” will offer a greater understanding of the message of the Bible in light of its Jewish context. Registration: orlandchurch.com or (708) 532-4900.
Men’s Conference: Orland Park Christian Reformed Church, 7500 W. Sycamore Drive, invites males ages 13 and older to attend the Iron Sharpens Iron National Men’s Equipping Conference from 8:30 a.m. to 4:55 p.m. Feb. 22. This conference offers 16 different seminars, group worship time, exhibitors and resources designed to help build men up as individuals and to equip them to minister to other men in their lives. Registration: focalpointministries.net or (708) 532-4900.