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Religion notes and services

ALLAH PR AYER, 18 EASTMAN 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 Day of the Covenant will be celebrated Tuesday at 1 p.m.

The Ascension of ’Abdu’l-Baha, the son of Baha’u’llah and His designated successor, will be celebrated Thursday at 1 a.m.

Info: 224-0516, concordnhbahais@gmail.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 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church and tomorrow at 7 and 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. at St. John the Evangelist Church.

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 before Mass 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.

Eucharistic Adoration will be Monday through Friday from 6 to 8 a.m. at St. John’s.

Holy Hour with Benediction will be Wednesday from 5 to 6 p.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.

Info: 225-2131.

CONCORDIA LUTHERAN CHURCH, 211 N. MAIN ST., CONCORD. Worship will be tomorrow at 8 and 10 a.m. Pastor Jonathan Hopkins will preach. Sunday school will meet at 9 a.m. in the sanctuary and adult forum will meet in the parsonage.

Tomorrow is Christ the King Sunday. Concordia will join the statewide Ecumenical day of preaching to abolish state’s death penalty.

Info: 224-0277 or concordialutheranchurch.org.

EAST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH, UCC, 51 MOUNTAIN ROAD, EAST CONCORD. Worship will be tomorrow at 10 a.m. The Rev. Michael Lowry will preach “. . . and Forget Not” based on Deuteronomy 8:7-18 and Psalm 103:1-5, 21. Nonperishable offerings will be collected for the Thanksgiving baskets. Aluminum cans and clean aluminum pieces will be collected for the Love Offering.

Info: 224-9242 or eastchurchucc.org.

FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH, UCC, 177 N. MAIN ST., CONCORD. Worship will be tomorrow at 10 a.m. Tomorrow is a Healing Liturgy and Thanksgiving worship. The Rev. Terri Young will preach “Where are the Other Nine?” Sunday school will be available.

The food pantry will be open Monday and Tuesday from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.

Info: 225-5491 or concordsfirstchurch.org. class="CM_ReligionNotesSlug">

GRACE EPISCOPAL CHURCH, 30 EASTMAN ST., CONCORD. Worship will be tomorrow at 8 and 10 a.m. Father Jason Wells will celebrate Holy Communion and participate in the preach-in to repeal the state’s death penalty.

Info: 224-2252 or graceeastconcord.org.

HOLY TRINITY GREEK ORTHODOX CHURCH, 68 N. STATE ST., CONCORD. Matins service tomorrow will be at 9 a.m. Divine Liturgy will be at 10 a.m. There will be a November memorial service and a memorial service for the departed members of the Ladies Philoptochos Society.

Info: holytrinitynh.org or 225-2961.

IMMANUEL COMMUNITY CHURCH, 5 GROVER ST., CONCORD. Worship will be tomorrow at 10 a.m. Pastor Randy Thompson will preach. Donations for Thanksgiving baskets are due. The suggested donation for the Friendly Kitchen is spaghetti sauce.

Info: 224-9238.

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.

Info: 224-2252 or graceeastconcord.org.

SONLIGHT CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP, 97 HALL ST., CONCORD. Worship will be tomorrow at 10:30 a.m. Rod Dulude will present “He Will Turn the Hearts of the Fathers” based on Malachi 4:6. A women’s ministry luncheon will be after worship. The ladies will continue their discussion of “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. Worship will be tomorrow at 8 and 10 a.m. The Rev. Jed Rardin will preach “It’s Been a Quiet Week in East Concord” based on Luke 1:68-79 and 23:32-43. Church school will be at 10 a.m.

Genesis Circle bake sale will be tomorrow at 11:30 a.m. Tableau rehearsal will be at noon. Senior high youth group will meet at 7 p.m.

Evening prayer will be Tuesday at 6:15 p.m.

Morning prayer will be Wednesday at 7:30 a.m.

Info: 224-2521 or southchurchconcord.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. Sunday school will be at 9:45 a.m. Confirm, not Conform and senior high youth will meet at 11:30 a.m.

Holy Eucharist will be Tuesday at 12:10 p.m. in the chapel.

A Thanksgiving service will be Wednesday at 5:30 p.m.

The food pantry and Chapter II Thrift Shop will be open Monday and Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Wednesday from 10 a.m. to noon.

Info: stpaulsconcord.org or 224-2523.

TEMPLE BETH JACOB, 67 BROADWAY, CONCORD. Religious school will be at 9 a.m. Adult education will be at 9 a.m.

Religious school will be Monday at 5:30 p.m. Pizza Night will be at 6:30 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 a.m. Sunday morning classes will be at 8:45 a.m.

Teen and children’s ministries are Wednesdays at 7 p.m.

Info: tbcnh.org or 225-3999.

UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST CHURCH, 274 PLEASANT ST., CONCORD. Worship and religious education will be tomorrow at 10:30 a.m. The Rev. Michael Leuchtenberger will preach “The Inherent Worth and Dignity of All.” Round Two post-service discussion will be at noon. Fresh veggies and baked goods will be collected for the Thanksgiving food drive. Caring for Aging Loved Ones support group will meet at 7 p.m.

Info: concorduu.org or 224-0291.

UNITED BAPTIST CHURCH, 39 FAYETTE ST., CONCORD. Worship will be tomorrow at 10:30 a.m. The Rev. Robert Fisher will present the message.

Lectio Divina will be Tuesday at 6:45 a.m.

Info: unbapch.net or 224-7755.

WESLEY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 79 CLINTON ST., CONCORD. The Rev. Peter Hey will preach “Making Room for the Power of Christ Jesus” at the 9 and 10:30 a.m. services. Sunday school for all ages will be at 9 a.m. Worship and Play Preschool Class and Senior High Sunday School will be at 10:30 a.m. Worship and Wonder will be at 10:45 a.m. Jericho will meet at 11:45 a.m. Middle school youth will meet at 2 p.m. Senior high youth will meet at 3 p.m. The church annual charge conference will be at 7 p.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 “Giving Our Thanks.” Donations for the Thanksgiving baskets will be collected.

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. Dick Dutton will preach “Earth, Air, Water, Fire.” An adult education class will be at 9:45 a.m.

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 “Giving Thanks to a Blessing, Hearing, Speaking, Gift-Giving God.” The dance choir will open the worship service.

Blessed Hands Crafters will meet Tuesday at 2 p.m.

Info: boscawencongregationalchurch.com or 796-2565.

BOW MILLS UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 505 SOUTH ST. Worship will be tomorrow at 8 and 10:30 a.m. The Rev. Virginia Fryer will preach. Sunday school for all ages will be at 9:15 a.m. Disciple 2 will be at 6 p.m.

United Methodist Men’s annual Christmas dinner will be Dec. 11 at 5:30 p.m. at the Olive Garden in Concord.

Items for Thanksgiving baskets and are due tomorrow.

Info: 224-0884.

CONTOOCOOK UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 24-28 MAPLE ST. Worship will be tomorrow at 10 a.m. Sunday school will be at 9 a.m. The Rev. Sue Job will preach “Plenty and Poverty” based on Deuteronomy 15:4-11, James 2:1-10, 14-17 and Luke 12:13-21. The drama will be The Pharaoh’s Problem.

Info: contoocookumc.org or 746-4894.

ST. JOHN THE EVANGELIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH, 270 STARK HIGHWAY NORTH, DUNBARTON. Holy Eucharist will be tomorrow at 9:30 a.m. The Rev. Linda Spinella will preach.

Thanksgiving Day Eucharist will be celebrated Thursday at 9:30 a.m. Bishop Robert Hirschfeld will preside.

Info: 848-2571.

UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST CONGREGATION OF FRANKLIN, 206 CENTRAL ST. Worship will be tomorrow at 10 a.m. Guest speaker Andrew Moeller, minister, and the Franklin Unitarian Church Players will present “Are We There Yet?”, an intergenerational Thanksgiving service written by the Rev. Greg Ward.

Poinsettia orders are due Tuesday.

Info: uucfranklin.org or 934-2141.

CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH OF HENNIKER, UCC, ROUTE 114. Worship will be tomorrow at 10 a.m. Sunday school will be available.

A family advent celebration will be after worship to help decorate the sanctuary for the season. There will be activities for children.

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. The Rev. Charles Barnes will preach. A service will be at 2:30 p.m. at Hillsboro House.

The community Thanksgiving service will be tomorrow at 7 p.m. at the United Methodist Church in Hillsboro.

Info: 464-3529 or smithmemorialucc.org.

FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH OF HOPKINTON, UCC, 1548 HOPKINTON ROAD. Worship and Sunday school will be tomorrow at 10 a.m. Tomorrow is Thanksgiving Sunday/256th anniversary of First Church. The Rev. Gordon Crouch will preach “A Wonder-Filled Thanksgiving.” Scripture meditation will be at 9 a.m.

Info: fcch.org or 746-4235.

ST. ANDREW’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH, 354 MAIN ST., HOPKINTON. Holy Eucharist will be tomorrow at 8 and 10 a.m.

Holy Eucharist will be Wednesday at 6 p.m.

Holy Eucharist will be Thursday at 9:30 a.m. at St. John’s in Dunbarton.

Info: 746-3415.

UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST SOCIETY, 172 PLEASANT ST., LACONIA. Worship will be tomorrow at 10 a.m. Guest speaker Karen Hurst will present “Gratitude: A Spiritual Practice.”

Info: uusl.org or 524-6488.

NEW BEGINNINGS CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE, 33 STANIELS ROAD, LOUDON. Worship, Jr. Kids Church (ages 3-K) and Kidsville (grades 1-4) will be tomorrow at 10:30 a.m. Pastor Joshua Johnson will preach.

Sunday school and adult Bible study groups 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 8:30 and 10:30 a.m. Signing for the deaf will be at the 10:30 a.m. service. The sermon title will be “Wordstories: Worth More Than Gold.” Children’s ministry will be available.

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 preach. Sunday school will be at 9:30 a.m.

Info: hillsidebaptistnh.org or 224-6972.

UNITED CHURCH OF PENACOOK, 21 MERRIMACK ST. Worship will be tomorrow at 10:30 a.m. The Rev. Jerry McCann will preach “Thanks, In All Circumstances?” Sunday school will be at 9 a.m.

An all community Thanksgiving service will be tomorrow at 6:30 p.m. The pastor will preach “Thank God.” Living Hope Church members will join.

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.

FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH, 24 MAIN ST., PITTSFIELD. Worship will be tomorrow at 10 a.m. The Rev. David Stasiak will preach. Children’s Sunday school will be at 9:50 a.m. The JuBellation Handbell Choir will provide music. Contributions for Thanksgiving baskets will be collected.

Info: pittsfieldcc.com or 435-7471.

SALISBURY CONGREGATIONAL COMMUNITY CHURCH, 13 FRANKLIN ROAD. Worship will be tomorrow at 10 a.m. Pastor Kerry Richardson will preach “We Should Be Thankful.”

Info: 648-2733.

WASHINGTON CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH, TOWN COMMON. Worship and Sunday school will be tomorrow at 11 a.m. The Rev. James Brown will preach “A Worthy Life” based on Jeremiah 23:1-6 and Colossians 1:1-20.

Info: 495-3474.

WEARE CHRISTIAN CHURCH, 10 CONCORD STAGE ROAD. Worship will be tomorrow at 10 a.m. Pastor Bill Stockhaus will preach. Sunday school will be at 8:30 a.m.

A Thanksgiving Eve service will be Wednesday at 7 p.m. at Countryside Community Church in Contoocook.

Info: 529-7729.

FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH OF WEBSTER, UCC, 1011 LONG ST. Worship will be tomorrow at 10 a.m. The Rev. David Pearson, interim minister, will preach “Sharing the Table.” Sunday school will be at 9:30 a.m.

The food pantry is open the first Wednesday of the month from 6 to 8 p.m.

Info: 648-2128.

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