Religion notes and services
ALLAH PR AYER, 18 EAS TMAN ST., CONCORD. A Muslim prayer meeting is Fridays from noon to 1 p.m.
Info: 568-9341 or 369-4350. The group meets at the East Concord Community Center.
BAHA’I FAITH, CONCORD AREA. The informal discussion on “Understanding the Three Different Stations of the Divine Messengers” will be Tuesday at 1 p.m.
The month of Mercy and Feast will be celebrated Tuesday at 7 p.m.
Introductory classes on the Baha’i faith, the importance of daily reading of the Holy Writings, Prayer and Life after Death are held regularly and open to all.
Info: 224-0516, concordnh email@example.com or bahai.org.
CHRIST THE KING PARISH (ST. PETER’S CHURCH, 135 N. STATE ST.; SACRED HEART CHURCH, 52 PLEASANT ST.; AND ST. JOHN THE EVANGELIST CHURCH, 72 S. MAIN ST.), CONCORD. Weekend Masses will be today at 4 p.m. and tomorrow at 9 a.m. at St. Peter’s Church, tomorrow at 7 and 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. at St. John the Evangelist Church and tomorrow at 10 a.m. Sacred Heart Church.
The Feast of the Body and Blood of Christ will be celebrated tomorrow . There will be a Eucharistic Adoration and a Procession, beginning at 12:30 p.m. at St. John.
Daily Masses will be Wednesday and Friday at 7 a.m. at St. Peter’s, Tuesday and Thursday at 5:30 p.m. at Sacred Heart and Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 12:10 p.m. at St. John’s.
Sacrament of Reconciliation will be today from 2:30 to 3:45 p.m. at St. Peter’s and Tuesday and Thursday from 4:45 to 5:15 p.m. at Sacred Heart.
Miraculous Medal Novena will be Monday at 7 p.m. at St. Peter’s.
Holy Hour will be Wednesday from 5 to 6 p.m. at St. John’s.
Eucharist Adoration will be Monday through Friday from 6 to 8 a.m. at St. John’s.
St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry is open Monday from 3 to 4:30 p.m., Wednesday from 3:30 to 5 p.m., Thursday from 6 to 7:30 p.m. and Friday from 3 to 5 p.m. at St. Peter’s. Info: 225-4331. Hours at St. John’s include Monday through Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m. Info: 225-1122.
CONCORDIA LUTHERAN CHURCH, 211 N. MAIN ST., CONCORD. Worship will be tomorrow at 8 and 10 a.m. Pastor Jonathan Hopkins will preach. The youth group will sponsor a field day following the a.m. service and will continue until 3 p.m.
Bible Study is Wednesdays at 7 p.m. Sunday School and Adult Forum will resume in September.
Info: 224-0277 or concordia lutheranchurch.org.
EAST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH, UCC, 51 MOUNTAIN ROAD, EAST CONCORD. Worship will be tomorrow at 10 a.m. and will celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Rev. Michael Lowry to the Christian Ministry. The Rev. Michael Lowry will preach “Guided Into Truth” based on John 16:12-15 and Philippians 4:4-9. Nonperishable offerings will be collected for the food pantry. Aluminum cans and clean aluminum pieces will be collected for the Love Offering. Used ink cartridges for recycling will also be collected.
Info: 224-9242 or eastchurchucc.org.
FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH, UCC, 177 N. MAIN ST., CONCORD. Worship and Sunday school will be tomorrow at 10 a.m. The Rev. Emilia Halstead will preach “As the Thunder Rolls.”
The food pantry will be open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Office hours are Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Info: 225-5491 or concords firstchurch.org. class="CM_ReligionNotesSlug">
GRACE EPISCOPAL CHURCH, 30 EASTMAN ST., CONCORD. Worship will be tomorrow at 8 and 10 a.m. The Rev. Jason Wells will preach and celebrate.
Info: 224-2252 or graceeast concord.org.
HOLY TRINITY GREEK ORTHODOX CHURCH, 68 N. STATE ST., CONCORD. Tomorrow is the second Sunday of St. Matthew. Matins service will be at 8:30 a.m. Divine liturgy will be at 9:30 a.m. There will also be memorial services for Pauline Liouzis (40 years) and Margaret Barous (one year).
Info: holytrinitynh.org or 225-2961.
IMMANUEL COMMUNITY CHURCH, 5 GROVER ST., CONCORD. Worship will be tomorrow at 10 a.m. Guest minister Mark Debowski will deliver the sermon “Seeing God.” Prepare for the service by reading Ezekiel 1. Suggested donations are sugar for the Friendly Kitchen and personal care items for Open Hands Resource Center.
There will be a pot luck barbecue and congregation meeting following worship on June 29.
OVERCOMERS CHURCH, 211 N. MAIN ST., CONCORD. Worship will be tomorrow from 2 to 4:30 p.m.
Women’s fellowship is Saturdays from 4 to 5:30 p.m.
SONLIGHT CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP, 97 HALL ST., CONCORD. Blended worship will be tomorrow at 10:30 a.m. Rod Dulude will present the message, “To Walk Humbly Before Your God” based on Micah 6:8.
There will be a women’s ministry luncheon following services. The discussion will be on “Portrait of a Woman and Jesus.”
Info: sonlightchristian.org or 798-3112. The fellowship meets at the Best Western Inn.
SOUTH CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH, UCC, 27 PLEASANT ST., CONCORD. Sanctuary service will be tomorrow at 9:30 a.m. The Rev. Jed Rardin will preach the sermon “Far More Than We Ask or Imagine.”
The annual meeting will be tomorrow at 10:45 a.m.
Vacation Bible School will be held Monday through Wednesday at 9 a.m.
The council meeting will be Tuesday at 7 p.m.
Morning worship will be held Wednesday at 9 a.m.
The fifth annual garden tour will be held Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Info: 224-2521 or south churchconcord.org.
ST. PAUL’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH, 21 CENTRE ST., CONCORD. Holy Eucharist will be celebrated today at 4:30 p.m. and tomorrow at 8 and 10 a.m. Children’s chapel will be during the 10 a.m. service.
Holy Eucharist will be Tuesday and Thursday at 12:10 p.m.
Pledge Appreciation Dinner will be held Monday at 5:30 p.m.
Forever Young will be held Tuesday at 11:30 a.m. and Ministry of Presence will be held at 6 p.m.
The food pantry and Chapter Two Thrift Shop will be open Monday through Thursday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Info: stpaulsconcord.org or 224-2523.
TEMPLE BETH JACOB, 67 BROADWAY, CONCORD. Torah study will be Wednesday at noon. Religious Practices Committee will meet Wednesday at 7 p.m.
Shabbat evening service will be Friday at 7 p.m.
Shabbat morning service will be next Saturday at 9:30 a.m.
Info: tbjconcord.org or 228-8581.
TRINITY BAPTIST CHURCH, 80 CLINTON ST., CONCORD. Worship will be tomorrow at 10:30 a.m. Sunday morning classes will be at 9:30 a.m.
Adult Bible study and teen and children’s ministries are Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m.
Info: tbcnh.org or 225-3999.
UNITED BAPTIST CHURCH, 39 FAYETTE ST., CONCORD. Worship will be tomorrow at 10:30 a.m. Pastor David Denis will present the message. Lectio Divina will be held Tuesday at 6:45 a.m.
Info: unbapch.net or 224-7755.
WESLEY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 79 CLINTON ST., CONCORD. Services will be tomorrow at 9 and 10:30 a.m. The Rev. Peter Hey will preach the sermon “Tilling the Soil East of Eden.” Worship and Wonder will be held at 10:45 a.m.
Electric Praise will rehearse Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. and Disciple I will meet at 7 p.m.
Communion service will be held at Wednesday at 10 a.m. at Havenwood. The administrative board will meet at 7 p.m.
Service times next Sunday will change to 8:30 and 10 a.m.
Info: concordwumc.org or 224-7413.
WEST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH, UCC, 499 N. STATE ST., CONCORD. Worship will be tomorrow at 10 a.m. The Rev. Amanda Wagner will preach and honor graduates.
There will be a neighborhood block party tomorrow from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Bible study will be held Wednesday at 7 p.m.
The food pantry will be open Friday from 10 a.m. to noon.
Info: westcongr.org or 224-4142.
KEARSARGE UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST FELLOWSHIP, ROUTE 11, ANDOVER. Worship and Sunday school will be tomorrow at 11 a.m. The Rev. Bill Nelson will preach. Nonperishable food items are collected every Sunday for area food banks.
Info: kuufnh.org or 526-8213. The fellowship meets at Proctor’s Stone Chapel.
BOSCAWEN CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH, UCC, 12 HIGH ST. Worship will be tomorrow at 10 a.m. The Rev. David Randlett will preach on “God’s Gift to the Poor.”
There will be no ham and bean supper tonight.
The church council will meet Monday at 7 p.m.
The food pantry will be open Monday from 11 a.m. to noon and Wednesday from 3 to 6 p.m.
Info: boscawencongrega tionalchurch.com or 796-2565.
CONTOOCOOK UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 24-28 MAPLE ST. Worship will be tomorrow at 10 a.m. The Rev. Sue Job will preach “Too Much to Ask?” based on Matthew 10:1, 5-23. Sunday school will be at 9 a.m.
Info: contoocookumc.org or 746-4894.
CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH OF HENNIKER, UCC, ROUTE 114. Worship will be tomorrow at 10 a.m. with guest preacher Janet Heslam. A free community dinner will be held in the parish hall at 5 p.m.
Info: hennikerchurch.org or 428-3747.
SMITH MEMORIAL CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH, UCC, 30 W. MAIN ST., HILLSBORO. Worship will be tomorrow at 10:30 a.m. and will feature a text from Genesis.
Info: 464-3529 or smithmemorialucc.org.
ST. ANDREW’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH, 354 MAIN ST., HOPKINTON. Holy Eucharist will be tomorrow at 9 a.m. Acolyte training will be at 4 p.m.
Search committee will meet Thursday at 7 p.m.
GOOD SHEPHERD LUTHERAN CHURCH, 2238 PARADE ROAD, LACONIA. Worship will be tomorrow at 7:45 and 10:30 a.m. Sunday school will meet during the 10:30 a.m. service. The Rev. Dave Dalzell will preach.
Info: goodshepherdnh.org or 528-4078.
FAMILY BIBLE CHURCH, LOUDON RIDGE ROAD, LOUDON. Worship will be tomorrow at 10 a.m. There will be a special time for children during the service. A prayer circle will be at 9 a.m.
A free community supper will be today from 4 to 6 p.m.
Overcomers group will meet tomorrow at 5 p.m.
Men’s group will meet Monday at 7 p.m.
Home Life Groups will meet Wednesday and Friday at 7 p.m.
Prayer and outreach ministries are ongoing.
Info: 267-7577 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
NEW BEGINNINGS CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE, 33 STANIELS ROAD, LOUDON. Worship with Pastor Joshua Young, Junior Kids Church (ages 3-K) and Children’s Church (grades 1-4) will be tomorrow at 10:30 a.m. Adult Bible studies and Sunday school will be at 9:15 a.m.
Info: LNBnazarene.org or 224-1311.
GRACE CAPITAL CHURCH, FOURSQUARE, 542 PEMBROKE ST., PEMBROKE. Sunday celebration worship will be tomorrow at 9 and 11 a.m. Signing for the deaf will be available at the 11 a.m. service. The Laconia campus service will be at 9 and 11 a.m. at 4 Beacon St. East. The Manchester campus service will be at 10:30 a.m. at 1066 Front St. Tomorrow will begin a new series, titled “Little/Much-The Principle.”
Info: gccnh.com or 415-4000.
HILLSIDE BAPTIST CHURCH, 547 PEMBROKE ST., PEMBROKE. Worship will be tomorrow at 10:45 a.m. Pastor Jim Robertson will continue his sermon series based on the Book of Romans. Sunday school for all ages will be at 9:30 a.m.
A planning session for the 30th anniversary celebration will be tomorrow at midday.
Pastor Al Page is leading the Spring Bible Series on the Old Testament Book of Ezekiel on Wednesdays at 10 a.m.
Info: hillsidebaptistnh.org or 224-6972.
UNITED CHURCH OF PENACOOK, 21 MERRIMACK ST. Worship will be tomorrow at 10:30 a.m.
Pastor Jerry McCann will preach “What’s So Amazing About Grace?” with the message “The Only Thing that Counts” based on Galatians 5:1-26.
The food pantry is open Tuesday from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.
The Open Door Community Kitchen is open Monday and Wednesday from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.
Info: ucpnh.org or 753-4072.
SALISBURY CONGREGATIONAL COMMUNITY CHURCH, 13 FRANKLIN ROAD. Worship will be tomorrow at 10 a.m. Pastor Kerry Richardson will preach. There will be music by the summer choir.
WASHINGTON CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH, TOWN COMMON. Worship and Sunday school will be tomorrow at 10 a.m. The Rev. Peter Howe will preach “Traveling With Our God” based on Genesis 21:8-21 and Matthew 10:24-39.
FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH OF WEBSTER, UCC, 1011 LONG ST. Worship will be tomorrow at 10 a.m. Jeanne Chwasciak will bring the message. Sunday school is at recess for the summer.
The food pantry is open the first Wednesday of the month from 6 to 8 p.m.