Religion Digest: Christian author hosting conference

Christian author Lauraine Snelling will be holding a writer’s conference from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday at the Masters Centre, 810 E. 21st St.
Cost of attendance will be $35 for advance reservations or $50 at the door.
Information: 762-1924.

Church holding services in park
First Christian Church will be holding services starting at 10 a.m. Sunday at Greene Acres Park.
The services will be followed by a hot dog cookout and games at the park. The public is invited to attend.
Information: 763-7113.

Guest speaking on church of future
Frank Couch will be the featured guest speaker at a community meeting where the topic of discussion will be the “Church of the Future” from 7-9 p.m. at the Java Loft, 810 E. 21st St.
He will also be open for questions from the community.
Information: 762-1924.

Calendar
Saturday
Distribution — 9-11 a.m. sign-in. Matt 25 Hope Center, 1200 N. Thornton St., Food and clothing distribution. Information: 763-4400.
Women of Hope — 10-11 a.m. Matt 25 Hope Center, 1200 N. Thornton St., Christian support group for women seeking spiritual growth. Information: 763-4400.

Sunday
Men’s Bible Class — 9:30-10:15 a.m. North Plains Mall Cinema, 2809 N. Prince St., Free coffee and donuts.
Church on the Beach — 10 a.m. Greene Acres Park. Services hosted b First Christian Church followed by a hot dog cookout and games at the park. Information: 763-7113.

Tuesday
Religious education classes — 6-8 p.m., Our Lady of Guadalupe, 108 Davis St. First Holy Communion classes. Information: 762-7343.
Children’s reading hour — 10 a.m., children’s section in Master’s Centre, 810 E. 21st St. Information: 762-1924.
Distribution — 9-11 a.m. sign-in. Matt 25 Hope Center, 1200 N. Thornton St. Food and clothing distribution. Information: 763-4400.
F.I.S.H. — 6-7 p.m., Matt 25 Hope Center, 1200 N. Thornton St. Friends in Need Sharing Hope is a Bible-based support group. Information: 763-4400.

Wednesday
Bible Study — 9:30 a.m., St. James’ Church, 1117 N. Main St. Information: 763-4638.
Thursday
Women’s Bible study — 8:30-9:30 a.m. Matt 25 Hope Center, 1200 N. Thornton St., Information: 763-4400.
3D Group Meeting — 7 p.m. St. James’ Church, 1117 N. Main, Diet, Discipline and discipleship weight loss group, Information: 763-4638.
Straight to the Heart — 8:30-9:30 a.m. Matt 25 Hope Center, 1200 N. Thornton St. Women’s Bible study. Information: 763-4400.
Community meeting — 7-9 p.m. Java Loft, 810 E. 21st St., Frank Couch, who promoters said helped edit the New King James Bible, will be speaking. Information: 762-1924.

Religion Digest is compiled by Dianna Hernandez. To add, delete, or update events please contact her at 763-6991 or email dianna_hernandez@link.freedom.com