Church Briefs

Posted: Friday, February 12, 2010

Focus on marriage

A live simulcast presented by Focus on the Family will be held on Feb from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at College Heights Baptist Church at 44440 Kalifonsky Beach Rd. in Soldotna. Doors open at 8 a.m. Tickets are $25 per person until Saturday, after that they are $35 per person. Tickets include lunch. There is no childcare for this event. To purchase your tickets please call 262-3220.

Recovery meetings planned

Christ centered recovery meetings are held every Tuesday, 6:30 -8 p.m. at the Central Peninsula Hospital, downstairs in the Spur Conference Room. For more information call 740-8018. Come for coffee, snacks and fellowship

Local releases worship music

Nate Dunn, a 1997 graduate of Soldotna High, and his wife, Liz, who live in Salem, Ore., recorded their first CD of original worship music last spring and it was released in the fall. They will be presenting a concert at Soldotna Bible Chapel at 6 p.m. on Valentine's Day, Saturday.

For more information visit www.natelizdunj.com, www.myspace.com/natelizdunn or call 503-551-1725.

Saturday Bible study on tap

The Nikiski Nazarene Church will hold a Bible study on Esther at 9:30 a.m. Saturdays at the church at Mile 18 of the Kenai Spur Highway. It is open to all women.

For more information, call 776-8022.

ALPHA course slated

The Soldotna United Methodist Church at 158 S Binkley Street will host an ALPHA course. The course is about talking around a table in a non-threatening atmosphere where people can ask faith questions without fear of being challenged. Questions are covered in 12 weekly sessions and a Saturday half-day retreat.

A nursery will be available for those with childcare needs, but there must be a reservation. Call Karolann at 262-4958 to make a reservation. For more information on the course visit www.alpha.org.

AWANA Club continues

Calvary Baptist Church will run its AWANA Club ministry for kids from age 3 years old through to sixth grade from 5:15 to 7:15 p.m. Sundays throughout the school year at the Kenai Recreation Center.

AWANA Club includes games, stories, songs and Bible memory. Kids have a chance to earn prizes by learning verses and winning games.

Clothes Quarters open

The Clothes Quarters located at Our Lady of the Angels at 225 South Spruce Street in Kenai is open from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. Wednesdays and from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. the first Saturday of each month. For more information, call 283-9371 or 283-4555.

Nikiski Aglow meeting set

Nikiski Aglow meets at 10 a.m. Wednesdays at Nikiski New Hope Building. Current Bible study is "Anointed Transformed Redeemed." A study of David's life. For information call Lena at 776-8841.

Call Pastor Joel at the Church at 283-4781, or visit www.kenaicalvary.org.

Esther to be discussed

The Soldotna Woman's Aglow study of Esther by Beth Moore is held Wednesdays at 10 a.m. Fellowship begins at 9 a.m. Childcare provided and all faiths are welcome.

For more information, e-mail, Karen gross at seizethedayk@hotmail.com.

Bible study ongoing

A King James Bible study group meets at 7 p.m. Thursdays on East Echo Lake Road in Soldotna. For more information, call 262-3509.

Thrift store open

The Lighthouse Community Church thrift store, The Sandbox, is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. The store is in the office building next to the church in Nikiski.

Recovery program offered

The Lighthouse Community Church will hold Recovery Now, a scripturally based recovery program, at 7 p.m. Fridays. The program is for anyone who is dealing with or has dealt with addiction of any kind.

For more information, call 252-6445.

Clothes ministry ongoing

The Clothes 4 U Ministry offers free clothing to benefit the community. The ministry is open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays at First Baptist Church Soldotna Mission House at 119 Little Ave. in Soldotna. For more information, call 260-4806.

Prayer group meets for breakfast

The United Methodist Church of the New Covenant in Kenai hosts a women's prayer and share group at 7 a.m. Mondays at Charlotte's Restaurant in Kenai. It is open to all women.

For more information, call 283-7868.

Church news sought

Area churches are invited to submit information on current or upcoming Bible studies, open houses, events or special functions. For more information call Nan Misner at 335-1241 or e-mail news@peninsulaclarion.com.

Photos from events also may be submitted. Please include the date, location, names of people in the photo, a brief description of the activity and a contact name and phone number.

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