Every first and third Sunday of every month, seventh- through 12th-graders are invited to hang out at the Peninsula Grace Brethren Church youth center from 6 to 8 p.m. to showcase their talent from singing to beatboxing and poetry, or simply to hang out and enjoy a beverage from our in house coffee shop. The next gathering is July 17.
For more information, call Jeremy at 394-6449 for more information.
Saint Luke Lutheran Church offers several faith strengthening opportunities during the week.
The parish's Wednesday 10:30 a.m. fellowship/study is focusing on Leviticus. We attempt to cover one chapter a session and meet at 48095 Andrews Avenue for approximately one hour.
Our Wednesday evening activities take place at the Parish Hall, 43055 Kenai Spur Highway, and consist of a potluck fellowship, Vespers Service and detailed analysis of basic Christian doctrine, currently focusing on the Holy Spirit's work in directing the Christian life.
The fellowship/potluck begins at 5:30 p.m., followed by Vespers at 6:30 p.m. and study from 7 to 8 p.m. Visit saintlukekenai.com or call 283-5455 for more information.
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.
A King James Bible study group meets at 7 p.m. on Thursdays on East Echo Lake Road in Soldotna and also offers "live" teachings on Skype video.
For more information, call 262-3507 or e-mail email@example.com.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The following events will be hosted by Soldotna Woman's Aglow on Wednesdays at the Peninsula Christian Center.
For more information call 262-9399 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
* Study of Esther by Beth Moore is held at 10 a.m., Fellowship begins at 9 a.m. Childcare provided and all faiths are welcome.
* From 10 to noon there will be a new video series.
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 email@example.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.
Will your church or youth group be hosting a Vacation Bible School this summer?
Send in events, dates, times, themes, activities, ages, cost and contact information.
For more information, call Nancianna Misner at 335-1241.
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