Around the area
Abundant Life Baptist Church, 269 Cameron Road, Washington, will hold a men’s breakfast at 8 a.m. Saturday at the Tower Restaurant. Computer and electronics community recycling event will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday in the extended church parking lot. Hard drives will be destroyed for $10 each. Sunday school begins with fellowship at 9:15 a.m., followed by the worship service at 10:45. A baptismal service will follow. TNT adult study and Bible Institute will begin at 7 p.m. Thursday.
At Amity United Methodist Church, 635 Amity Ridge Road, Sunday worship service begins at 9:30 a.m., with children’s Sunday school at 9:45. Nursery care will be available. Community Memorial Day service honoring veterans will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Lower Ten Mile Presbyterian Church. Refreshments will be served follow afterward. 724-229-8393
At Avery United Methodist Church, 1100 Gabby Ave., Washington, Sunday school begins at 9:15 a.m., followed by the worship service at 10:30. A memorial Sunday service of remembrance will be observed. 724-225-0632
At Beth Israel, 265 North Ave., Washington, Shabbas services will be held at 7:30 p.m. today and 9:30 a.m. Saturday. Memorial Day service will begin at 10 a.m. at Beth Israel Cemetery. Shabbas services will be held at 7:30 p.m. May 31.
At Bentleyville United Methodist Church, covered-dish farewell dinner for Pastor Sang Kong Choi and his family will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday. 724-239-2513
Bible Chapel, 300 Gallery Drive, McMurray, will host Ride for the Wreaths June 8. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m., and riders will leave at 11 from Steel City Harley Davidson, 375 Washington Road, Washington. Cost is $20 per rider or $25 per pair. Doughnuts, coffee and bottled water will be available before the ride. There will be a brief stop at the Cemetery of the Alleghenies. Lunch and entertainment will be provided at the Bible Chapel. For more information, call 724-941-8990, ext. 151.
At Canonsburg United Presbyterian Church, Pike Street, Sunday worship services begin at 8:30 and 11 a.m. Baptism will be celebrated at the later service. 724-745-0800
At Cecil Alliance Church, 3291 Reissing Road, Sunday school begins at 9 a.m., followed by the worship service at 10:30. Sermon question-and-discussion group meets at Wednesdays. Youth group meets from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursdays. 412-221-4177; www.cecilcma.org
At Chartiers Hill United Presbyterian Church, 2230 Washington Road, Canonsburg, traditional Sunday worship services begin at 8:30 and 11 a.m. Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m. with a cemetery walk. A contemporary worship service begins at 6 p.m. On Monday, Prayer Shawl Ministry will meet at 6:30 p.m., and the worship and evangelism committee will meet at 7 p.m. 724-746-1330
At City Mission, 84 W. Wheeling St., Washington, Saturday worship service begins at 5 p.m. in the chapel. Sunday worship services begin at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Brunch is served from 10 to 10:30 a.m., and dinner is served from 4 to 4:30 p.m. 724-222-8530
At Clarksville Christian Church Disciples of Christ, 330 Market St., Sunday worship service begins at 10:30 a.m. 724-377-2406
At Clarksville Presbyterian Church, the Rev. Louise Corbett will be guest speaker at the 9 a.m. Sunday service.
Claysville United Methodist Church, 1279 Route 40 West, will hold the Coffee Break at the Claysville Welcome Center on Interstate 70 tonight through Monday. Volunteers are needed for a few hours each day. Call Cecil Clark at 724-663-7627 for available times. Cookies for the coffee break can be brought to the church. Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m., followed by a Memorial Day worship service at 11. Liturgist will be Jerry Ruplinger. Sunday is Food Pantry Day. Choir practice begins at 7:30 p.m. Thursday. Strawberry Festival will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. June 8. 724-663-4439
At Claysville United Presbyterian Church, 134 Wayne St., junior choir rehearsal begins at 9:45 a.m. Sunday, followed by Sunday school for 3-year-olds through adult at 10 and the worship service at 11. Geoff Smith will be liturgist. The bell and chancel choirs will rehearse at 6:30 and 7:30 p.m. Thursday, respectively. 724-663-7632
At Edward’s Chapel Methodist Church, 3111 Route 136, Finleyville, Sunday school begins at 10 a.m., followed by the worship service at 11. 724-258-8413
At Faith United Presbyterian Church, 900 E. Beau St., Washington, Sunday worship begins at 10 a.m. Child care is available for those up to 7 years old. There will be no Sunday school until September. Summer hours begin Sunday and will continue through Sept. 1. 724-225-2110
At First Baptist Church, 101 S. College St., Washington, the chancel choir will sing during the 11 a.m. Sunday worship service. 724-222-4780
At First Baptist Church, 215 N. Central Ave., Canonsburg, prayer time begins at 9:30 a.m. Sunday, followed by Sunday school at 9:45 and the worship service at 11. Evening worship begins at 6:30. Prayer and Bible study and children’s group begin at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.
First Christian Church, 27 Barnard Ave., Marianna, will welcome its new pastor, Dr. JoAnn Nelson, at the 11 a.m. Sunday worship service. 724-267-4111
At First Christian Church, 615 E. Beau St., Washington, Communion will be observed during the 10:30 a.m. Sunday worship service. Al-Anon meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. Sunday. The church will be closed Memorial Day. Bible study will begin at 11 a.m. Wednesday. The choir will practice at 7 p.m. Thursday. 724-222-1510
At First Church of the Nazarene, 1336 N. Main St., Washington, adult bible study begins at 9:45 a.m. in the Agape classroom. Sunday school begins at 10 a.m., followed by the worship service and children’s church at 11. Women of the Word Bible study will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday. Bible study, “God Heard Their Cry,” which was filmed in Egypt, will begin at 7 p.m. Wednesday. 724-222-8240
At First United Methodist Church of Canonsburg, 161 W. Pike St., a blended worship service will begin at 9 a.m. Sunday. Graduations will be observed. Call the church office to recognize a graduate. 724-745-5771
At First United Methodist Church, 29 N. College St., Washington, Nate Butler will serve as worship leader at the 11 a.m. Sunday worship service. Mary Ellen Hummell will be the Scripture reader, and Luke Hildebrand will be acolyte. This is the last Sunday for Sunday school until Sept. 8. 724-222-2520
At First United of Presbyterian Church, 102 N. Main St., Houston, Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m., followed by the worship service at 11. A new members class will begin at 9:45 a.m. Sunday in fellowship hall. The office will be closed Memorial Day. Companions in Christ Bible study group will meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. 724-746-3040; firstname.lastname@example.org
At Fourth Presbyterian Church, 1000 Jefferson Ave., Washington, the Rev. Ford Campbell will be guest speaker at the 9:45 a.m. Sunday worship service. Sunday school will begin at 11 a.m. 724-503-4687
At Friendship Community Church, 1090 Weirich Ave., Washington, dartball begins at 7 p.m. today. Choir practice will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday. Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m., followed by the worship service at 10:55 a.m. Daniel Keener, Bonnie Durila and Lucy Slider will provide special music. Bible study and youth group will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Men’s banquet will be held at 6 p.m. June 8. 724-222-1480
At Grove United Presbyterian Church, 125 E. Main St., West Middletown, prayer meeting begins at 9 a.m. Sunday, followed by Sunday school at 9:45 and the worship service at 11. Chanel choir practice begins at 7 p.m. Tuesday. On Wednesday, youth group will meet at 4 p.m., and Teens One Way Café will begin at 6. 724-587-3754
At Holy Trinity National Catholic Church, 605 Hewitt Ave., Washington, Sunday Mass begins at 9:30 a.m., followed by a doughnut social. Memorial Day Mass to honor deceased veterans will begin at 11 a.m. at the parish cemetery on Griffin Avenue. 724-225-1895
At Immaculate Conception parish, Washington, JFK pre-kindergarten graduation will be held from 8:30 a.m. to noon today in the church hall.
Mass will be held at 9 and 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Also on Sunday, “Protecting God’s Children” will begin at 1:30 p.m., and a wedding music planning meeting will be held at 2 p.m. On Memorial Day, there will be a Mass at 9 a.m. and a Cemetery Mass at 10 a.m. On Tuesday, Bible study 1 will begin at 3 p.m., and the prayer group will meet at 7:30 p.m. Prayer group will meet at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday. On Thursday, JFK kindergarten graduation will be held from 9 to 10:30 a.m., quilters will meet from noon to 2 p.m., and JFK eighth-grade graduation will begin at 6 p.m. with Mass and a reception afterward in the church hall. 724-228-2456
At Legacy Baptist Church, located in Accelerando Music Conservatory, 2510 Washington Road, Route 19, choir practice begins at 10:10 a.m. Sunday, with Sunday school at 10:30 and worship services at 11 a.m. and 12:45 p.m. Bible study begins at 7 p.m. Thursday. 724-621-6785 www.legacybaptistchurch.us.
At Liberty United Methodist Church, 1330 Banetown Road, Washington, Sunday worship service begins at 11 a.m., with children’s and youth Sunday school at 11:15. Nursery care will be provided. Memorial Day service honoring all veterans will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday at Lower Ten Mile Presbyterian Church in Amity. Refreshments will be served follow afterward. 724-222-7180
At Living Stone Community Church, 265 North Ave., Washington, fellowship café begin at 9 a.m. Sunday, followed by Sunday school at 9:45 and the worship service at 10:45. Nursery and junior church will be offered during morning worship. Wednesday Night Alive begins at 7 p.m. with a prayer meeting, youth group and nursery care. May collection for Operation Christmas Child is hair brushes, combs, ponytail holders and barrettes.
At Lone Pine Christian Church, 582 Lone Pine Road, Washington, Sunday school begins at 9 a.m., followed by the worship service at 10:25. Wednesday evening family night SUP Club begins at 5 p.m. for those in kindergarten thorugh eighth grade. They will be joined by other teens and adults at 6 for dinner, followed by music and Bible study. Clean Up Lone Pine will be held June 1 and 2. Shepherd’s Exchange offers free clothing, shoes, coats, hats, toys and household items from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Donations of gently used items also are accepted. 724-267-4512; www.lonepinechristianchurch.org
At Millsboro Presbyterian Church, the Rev. Louise Corbett will be guest speaker at the 10:30 a.m. Sunday service. 724-377-0728
At St. Hilary Roman Catholic Church, 320 Henderson Ave., Washington, weekend Masses begin at 4 p.m. Saturday and 8 and 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Confession is held 30 minutes before each weekend Mass. Weekday Mass begins at 8:30 a.m. in the rectory chapel. Prayer group meets every Tuesday after Mass. Mass of the Anointing of the Sick begins at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. 724-222-4087; www.sthilaryparish.org; email@example.com
At St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 210 N. Jefferson Ave., Houston, the Rev. Sarah Lee-Faulkner, assistant to the bishop, will preside Sunday at the Communion worship service. 724-745-5962
At Temple of God Church, 505 E. Hallam Ave., Washington, men’s conference, “Restoration of Man,” will begin at 10 a.m. June 8. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. Lunch will be provided. 724-225-9324
At Third United Presbyterian Church, 22 Cortez Drive, Washington, summer contemporary worship service will begin at 10 a.m. Sunday. Graduates will be honored. Faith Talk Bible study will begin at 7 p.m. Tuesday. 724-222-7490
At Thomas Presbyterian Church, 1068 Linden Road, Eighty Four, summer hours begin Sunday. The worship service begins at 9:30 a.m.
There is no Sunday school. Kids ReSale will begin at 7:30 a.m. Saturday. Everything purchased is by donation. 724-941-8910
At Upper Ten Mile Presbyterian Church, 25 Church Lane, Prosperity, Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m., followed by the worship service at 11. Graduates will be honored, and the names of veterans buried in the church cemetery and Prosperity Cemetery will be read. 724-222-0454
At Washington Alliance Church, 246 Sanitarium Road, Washington, cross training and children’s Sunday school begin at 9:30 a.m., followed by the worship service at 10:30. There will be no AWANA until fall. 724-705-0019; www.washingtoncma.org