Around the area
At Abundant Life Baptist Church, 269 Cameron Road, Washington, Sunday school begins at 9:15 a.m., followed by the worship service at 10:45. Vacation Bible school children will provide special music. A baptism will follow the service. New members class and Apologetics class will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday. 724-225-5355
At Avery United Methodist Church, Sunday school begins at 9:15 a.m., followed by the worship service at 10:30. There will be a vacation Bible school celebration, “Very Best Stuff World Tour,” during the worship service.
At Bentleyville United Methodist Church, 712 Main St., Pat Cornell wil be liturgist and laity prayer leader at the Sunday worship service, and guest speaker will be Dale Dalesio. Commission on education will meet at 7:30 p.m. Monday. 724- 239-2513
At Beth Israel, 265 North Ave., Washington, Shabbas services begin at 7:30 p.m. today and 9:30 a.m. Saturday. 724-225-7080
At Calvary Baptist Church, 1701 Ridgewood Drive, Washington, Sunday worship service will begin at 11 a.m., and a vespers service will begin at 7 p.m. at the home of Dan and Ellie Doman. 724-222-2524
At Cecil Alliance Church, 3291 Reissing Road, Sunday worship service begins at 10:30 a.m. Sermon question-and-discussion group meets at 7 p.m. Wednesdays, and the 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, Sunday worship services begin at 8:30 and 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Annual strawberry festival will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday. 724-746-1330
At City Mission, 84 W. Wheeling St., Washington, Saturday worship service begins at 5 p.m. in the chapel, and Sunday 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 Claysville United Methodist Church, 1279 Route 40 West, Sunday worship service begins at 11 a.m. Liturgist will be Jim Jackson. 724-663-4439
At East Buffalo Presbyterian Church, 180 E. Buffalo Church Road, Laura, Gerry and Kash Main will be guest vocalists at the 11 a.m. Sunday worship service. 724-222-1006
At Edward’s Chapel Methodist Church, 3111 Route 136, Finleyville, Sunday worship service will begin at 11 a.m. 724-258-8413
At Emmanuel United Presbyterian Church, 480 Route 519, Eighty Four, Sunday worship and children’s church will begin at 10 a.m. during the summer. Nursery care will be provided. 724-222-7488
At Faith United Presbyterian Church, 900 E. Beau St., Washington, coffee hour begins at 9:30 a.m., followed by the Sunday worship service at 10. Child care is available for children up to 7 years old. The youth group will go on a bike ride along the Wheeling Waterfront Sunday after the service. Miniature golf and ice cream sundaes will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday at Tower Gulf.
At First Baptist Church, 215 N. Central Ave., Canonsburg, prayer time begins at 9:30 a.m., followed by Sunday school at 9:45 and the worship service at 11. Doug Tuls from Word of Life will speak during Sunday school, and Marian Roupe and Anita Antel will provide special music during the worship service. Evening worship service begins at 6:30. Kids community kickball ough 12th-graders will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday. Prayer and Bible study and children’s group will meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.
At First Baptist Church, 101 S. College St., Washington, Bobbi Heastings will be provide special music at the 11 a.m. Sunday worship service. Bible study will be held at 6:30 p.m Wednesday in the library. 724-222-4780
At First Christian Church, 615 E. Beau St., Washington, graduating seniors will be recognized at the 10:30 a.m. Sunday worship service. Seniors will be honored after the service. Bible study will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday. 724-222-1510
At First Church of the Nazarene, 1336 N. Main St., Washington, adult Bible study begins at 9:45 a.m. Sunday; all other Sunday school classes begin at 10 a.m. The worship service and children’s church begin at 11. There will be no Wednesday Bible study until July 10. Women of the Word Bible study will meet at 10 a.m. Tuesday. 724-222-8240
At First United Methodist Church of Canonsburg, 161 West Pike St., a blended worship service will begin at 9 a.m. Sunday. A free spaghetti dinner will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. today. 724-745-5771
At First United Methodist Church of Houston, 213 East Pike St., Nancy Stenger will deliver the message at the 11 a.m. Sunday worship service, and Faith Dalesio will serve as liturgist. Cereal will be collected for the Canonsburg Food Bank. The church basement sale will be held from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. today and Saturday. 724-745-2611
At First United Presbyterian Church, 102 N. Main St., Houston, Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m. Summer worship services begin at 8:30 a.m. in the chapel and 11 a.m. in the sanctuary. There is a coffee hour between services. Mommie and Me will be held from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday. Companions in Christ Bible study will meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. 724-746-3040
At Fourth Presbyterian Church, 1000 Jefferson Ave., Washington, Professor Kathleen Miller, superintendent at First Love Christian Academy, will be guest speaker at the 10:45 a.m. Sunday worship service. 724-503-4687
At Friendship Community Church, 1090 Weirich Ave., Washington, Sunday school will begin at 9:45 a.m., followed by the worship service at 10:55. A vacation Bible school closing program will be presented during the service. Choir practice will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday. Wednesday Bible study and youth group meet at 7 p.m. 724-222-1480
At Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, 17 E. Walnut St., Washington, the annual men’s day will begin at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, with the Rev. Marvin Miller, associate minister of Nazarene Baptist Church, Pittsburgh, as guest speaker. The Rev. Melvin G. Rippy of Macedonia Baptist Church, Wheeling, W.Va., will speak at 3 p.m.
At Garwood Baptist Church, 637 Scenic Drive, Daisytown, Sunday school begins at 9 a.m., followed by the worship service at 10. Special music will be provided by Gary Porter II. Children’s church begins at 10:15 a.m. Nursery care is available. Bible study begins at 7 p.m. Sunday. 724-938-7431
At Grove United Presbyterian Church, 125 E. Main St., Route 844, West Middletown, prayer meeting begins at 9 a.m., followed by Sunday school at 9:45 and the worship service at 11. 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. 724-225-1895
At Laboratory Presbyterian Church, 23 Manse St., Washington, Annie Lathom will be guest speaker at the 10 a.m. Sunday worship service. 724-222-5630
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. 724-6216785; www.legacybaptistchurch.us
At Living Stone Community Church, 265 North Ave., Washington, fellowship café begins at 9 a.m., followed by Sunday school at 9:45 and the worship service at 10:45. Nursery care and junior church will be offered during morning worship. June collection for Operation Christmas Child is boys and girls socks.
At Nazareth Baptist Church, 123 N. Lincoln St., Washington, men’s and women’s day will be held during the 11 a.m. Sunday worship service. Speaker will be the Rev. Elizabeth DeWitt. Dinner will be served immediately after the service. 724-225-8211
At New Life in Christ Church, 600 Allison Ave., Washington, Power to Impact the World Conference 2013 will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday with guest speakers Dr. Mike Pangio at 7 p.m. Saturday; Dr. Mike Pangio at 10 a.m. Sunday; and Pastor George Moniz at 6 p.m. There will be a free lunch on Saturday after the service. For more information, visit www.exhortationministries.org or call 724-225-6808.
At St. Hilary Roman Catholic Church, 320 Henderson Ave., Washington, Saturday Mass begins at 4 p.m. and Sunday Masses start at 8 and 10:30 a.m. Confession is held a half-hour before each Mass. Weekday Mass begins at 8:30 a.m. in the rectory chapel. Prayer group meets Tuesdays after Mass. 724-222-4087; www.sthilaryparish.org
At St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 210 N. Jefferson Ave., Canonsburg, Holy Communion worship service will begin at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Music will be provided by Andrew Sabol. 724-745-5962
At Trinity Church, 550 S. Main St., Washington, the Oakland Girls Choir of Pittsburgh School for the Choral Arts will perform “An American Portrait” at 7 p.m. Saturday. There is no admission fee, but donations will be accepted. 724-222-0470
At Washington Alliance Church, 246 Sanitarium Road, Washington, prayer class begins at 9:30 a.m. Sunday, followed by the worship service at 10:30. 724-705-0019; www.washingtoncma.org