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. Men’s breakfast will be held at 8 a.m. Saturday at the New Tower Restaurant. Accessible Apologetics and new members class begin at 7 p.m. Thursday. 724-225-5355
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. 724-229-8393
At Avery United Methodist Church, 1100 Gabby Ave., Washington, Sunday worship service begins at 10:30 a.m. Barbara Richmond will serve as lay reader. 724-225-0632
At Bentleyville United Methodist Church, 712 Main St., Ruth Garvey will be laity prayer leader, and Pat Cornell will serve as liturgist at the Sunday worship service. Bring items to fill the flood buckets. 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 Broad Street Baptist Church, 682 Broad St., Washington, discussion group will meet at 10 a.m. Sunday. Mission group will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Mission collection for July will be vacation Bible school. The church is collecting items for personal care bags for children living in Appalachia. 724-222-3315
At Calvary Baptist Church, 1701 Ridgewood Drive, Washington, Sunday worship service begins at 11 a.m. At 6:30 p.m., vacation Bible school begins. 724-222-2524
At Canonsburg United Presbyterian Church, Communion will be celebrated at the 8:30 and 11 a.m. Sunday worship services. 724-745-0800, ext. 203
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. 412-221-4177; www.cecilcma.org
At Chartiers Hill United Presbyterian Church, 2230 Washington Road, Canonsburg, Sunday services begin at 8:15 and 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. 724-746-1330
At Church of the Covenant, 267 E. Beau St., Washington, youth will hold a car wash from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. A a Premier Jewelry fundraiser to benefit Operation Christmas Child will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday in the dining room. The official kick-off for Operation Christmas Child will be held during the three Sunday worship services. Traditional services begin at 8:30 and 11 a.m., and the contemporary service starts at 9:43 a.m. A new adult Sunday school opportunity, “Movies and Our Faith,” will begin at 9:30 a.m. Sunday in the dining room. Also on Sunday, middle school youth group and high school youth group will meet will meet from 5 to 7 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m., respectively. 724-222-0190
At City Mission, 84 W. Wheeling St., Washington, Saturday worship service begins at 5 p.m. in the chapel. 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 Clarksville Christian Church Disciples of Christ, 330 Market St., Sunday worship service will begin at 10:30 a.m. 724-377-2406
At Clarksville Presbyterian Church, a joint service will be held at 10 a.m. at Millsboro with the Rev. Louise Corbett as guest minister.
At Claysville United Methodist Church, 1279 Route 40 West, Aleta Richmond will be liturgist at the 11 a.m. Sunday service. Greeters will be Anthony and Patty Dalbo. 724-663-4439
At Claysville United Presbyterian Church, 134 Wayne St., Sunday service begins at 10 a.m. Mark Welsh will be liturgist, and guest soloist will be Judi VanKirk. The outdoor worship and church picnic will be held Aug. 4. Each family is asked to bring a covered dish to share. 724-663-7632
At East Buffalo Presbyterian Church, 180 E. Buffalo Church Road, Betty Voigt will be guest preacher at the 11 a.m. Sunday worship service. Soloist will be Alina Mayton. 724-222-1006
At Edwards Chapel Methodist Church, 3111 Route 136, Finleyville, Sunday service begins at 11 a.m. 724-258-8413
At Faith United Presbyterian Church, 900 E. Beau St., Washington, coffee hour will begin at 9:30 a.m., followed by the worship at 10 a.m. Jesse Wukasch will be liturgist. 724-225-2110; faithupchurch.org
Fairhill Manor Christian Church, 351 Montgomery Ave., Washington, will hold a fundraising dinner from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at Three Guyz Pizza & Subz on South Main Street, Washington. 724-225-8610
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 service begins at 6:30. Kids Community Kickball will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday. Prayer and Bible study begin at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.
At First Baptist Church, 101 S. College St., Washington, Dorothy Branch will be guest soloist and Bobbi Heastings will provide music at the 11 a.m. Sunday worship service. Wednesday Night Bible study has been canceled for the summer.
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. Sunday worship service begins at 11 a.m. Bible study will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday. H.O.P.E. meeting will begin at 7 p.m. Friday. Shepherd’s of Christ dinner will begin at 6:30 p.m. Thursday. 724-222-8240
At First Presbyterian Church, 100 E. Wheeling St., Washington, soprano Linda Troost will be the soloist at the 10 a.m. Sunday service. 724-225-5415
At First United Methodist Church of Houston, 213 E Pike St., Sunday service begins at 11 a.m. Susie Scharf will serve as liturgist. Canned and plastic containers of fruit will be collected for the next two Sundays. Buckets will be provided in the sanctuary for donations of items for flood victims. 724-745-2611
At First United Methodist Church, 29 N. College St., Washington, Mike Faust will be the worship leader at the 10 a.m. Sunday service. Sibyl Ream will read Scriptures, and Erin Popeck will be acolyte. 724-222-2520
At First United Presbyterian Church, 102 N. Main St., Houston, Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m. The Rev. Cathy Peternel will be guest speaker at the 8:30 and 11 a.m. worship services. Companions in Christ Bible study group will meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. 724-746-3040
At Fourth Presbyterian Church, 1000 Jefferson Ave., Washington, Sunday worship service begins at 9:45 a.m., followed by Sunday school at 11. 724-503-4687
At Friendship Community Church, 1090 Weirich Ave., Washington, Sunday school is at 9:45 a.m., followed by worship service at 10:55. Bible study, prayer and youth group are held at 7 p.m. Wednesday. 724-222-1480
At Garwood Baptist Church, 637 Scenic Drive, Daisytown, Sunday school begins at 9 a.m., followed by the worship service at 10 and children’s church at 10:15. Lynn Swaney will provide music. Bible study is at 7 p.m. Wednesday. 724-938-7431
At Grace Brethren Church of Washington, 4 Waynesburg Road, “The Grace Card” will be shown at 6:30 p.m. Sunday. The story centers on a bitter police officer who lost his young son in an accident. Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m., followed by worship at 10.45. 724-225-8203
At Grove United Presbyterian Church, 125 E. Main St., Route 844, West Middletown, prayer meeting begins at 9 a.m., with Sunday school at 9:45 and worship with Communion at 11. Chancel choir practice will begin at 7 p.m. Tuesday. 724-587-3754
Holy Trinity National Catholic Church, 605 Hewitt Ave., Washington, will hold its annual parish picnic Saturday at Bald Eagle. The picnic begins in early afternoon. Sunday Mass begins at 9:30 a.m., followed by a doughnut social.
At Immaculate Conception Parish, Washington, Sunday Mass and children’s liturgy. at 9 and 10:30 a.m. Rosary at 7 p.m. Monday. Prayer group at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the church and 5:30 p.m. Wednesday in the rectory. Ladies of the Charity clothing distribution from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday and 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday. 724-228-2456
At Laboratory Presbyterian Church, 23 Manse St., Washington, movie starring “VeggieTales” will begin at 6:30 p.m. Saturday. Sunday worship service begins at 10 a.m. Van service arrangements can be made by calling the church office. 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. Sunday school starts at 10:30 a.m., followed by 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 service begins at 11 a.m., with children’s and youth Sunday school at 11:15. 724-222-7180
At Living Stone Community Church, 265 North Ave., Washington, Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m., followed by the worship service at 10:45. July and August collection for Operation Christmas Child is school supplies.
At Lone Pine Christian Church, 582 Lone Pine Road, Washington. Sunday worship service begins at 10:25 a.m. Adult Bible classes will resume at 9 a.m. Aug. 4. Shepherd’s Exchange offers free clothing, shoes, coats, hats, toys and household items during office hours, which are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Donations of gently used items also are accepted. www.lonepinechristianchurch.org/; 724-267-4512
At Millsboro Presbyterian Church, East Bethlehem Township, a joint service will be held at the 10 a.m. with guest minister, the Rev. Louise Corbett.
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 one-half hour before each Mass. 724-222-4087; www.sthilaryparish.org; firstname.lastname@example.org
At St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 210 N. Jefferson Ave., Canonsburg, Sunday worship service begins at 10:30 a.m. 724-745-5962
At Third United Presbyterian Church, 22 Cortez Drive, Washington, Sunday worship service will begin at 10 a.m., and will be followed by a light lunch. Bath soaps and hygiene products are being accepted for the Greater Washington County Food Bank. Faith Talk Tuesday will resume at 7 p.m. Aug. 13. 724- 222-7490
At Washington Alliance Church, 246 Sanitarium Road, Washington, prayer class and Life Link will begin at 9:30 a.m. Sunday, followed by the worship service at 10:30. 724-705-0019; www.washingtoncma.org