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Published: March 11, 2017 5:00 AM

Concert, dinner in Wilmot

WILMOT -- There will be a free concert and dinner March 11 from 5-7 p.m. at Faith Baptist Church, 775 W. Main St. Music will be by Calvary's Love and His Servants.

For information, 330-466-1408.

Christian comedy film to be shown

ORRVILLE -- "Road to Redemption," a lively Christian comedy, will be shown free Friday, March 17 at 7 p.m. at Orrville Grace Brethren Church, 2200 Paradise Road. There will be popcorn and refreshments.

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When a get-rich-quick scheme goes sour, Amanda needs money fast and turns to a man she hardly knows -- her rich grandfather. But bad guys are hot on her trail, while her boyfriend races to find her first. Will he make it in time?

For more information, 330-683-3526; orrvillegrace@gmail.com or OrrvilleGrace.com.

Supper, table worship and reflection planned

NEW PITTSBURG -- St. Peter Evangelical Lutheran Church, 9451 Ashland Road, will hold Wednesday evening soup suppers at 6:30 p.m. during Lent (March 8-29), followed by worship and reflection at the table in the Fellowship Hall. There will be a video course, "Faith Lessons from the Life of the Messiah." Teacher and historian Ray Vander Laan brings together history, culture, and geography to illuminate the Gospels.

Lenten services

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WEST LEBANON -- West Lebanon United Methodist Church will hold Lenten Bible study will be at 7 p.m. Wednesdays, March 8-29. Good Friday Service, The Funeral of Jesus Christ, will be at 7 p.m.

Lenten Soup Suppers/Midweek Worship

WOOSTER -- Salem Lutheran Church, 4873 Cleveland Road, invites the community to Family Soup Suppers in the fellowship hall Wednesdays during Lent (March 8-April 5) Soup is served at 6 p.m.; Holden Evening Prayer follows at 7.

If you prefer a daylight worship service, Morning Prayer will be held Wednesdays at 11 a.m. -- a quiet, meditative worship focused on Luther's Small Catechism.

Ventriloquist on stage in Apple Creek

APPLE CREEK -- HopeQuest Ministries is hosting a fun and inspirational event for the community with Ryan & Friends, a Christian ventriloquist comedian. Ryan & Friends performs throughout the United States and Canada and also on Disney Cruise Lines.

HopeQuest Ministries seeks to help married couples understand each other more fully and create an emotionally connected marriage as well as helping premarital couples in their preparation for marriage. Directors Paul and Cindy Mullet work with local churches to provide this Biblically-based counseling service.

This event will be at Fairlawn Mennonite Church, 8520 Emerson Road, on Saturday, March 18. Tickets are $20/adults and $10/ages 3-10. This includes a banquet-style meal with appetizers available at 4 p.m., the meal served at 5, and the presentation by Ryan & Friends. Tickets also are available for the presentation by Ryan & Friends (no meal) for $10. The evening will conclude with a raffle of some fun and unique items. Tickets must be purchased in advance.

Tickets are available by calling or texting HopeQuest Ministries at 330-464-6674 or emailing cindy@hopequestmin.org. Guests will also have opportunity to make contributions to HopeQuest Ministries if they wish.

Prayer Breakfast is March 18

WOOSTER -- All area women are invited to the 25th anniversary of the Women's Spring Prayer Breakfast, "Becoming Spiritually Fit," Saturday, March 18, 8:30-10:30 a.m. at Jake's Restaurant, 6655 E. Lincoln Way, Wooster. Music will be by Margot Steiner and message by Lisa McConnell.

A breakfast buffet will be served for $13 each. Payment is due with reservations by March 11; make checks payable and mail to Marilyn Mokma, 2572 Jane St., Wooster, OH 44691.

The breakfast is coordinated by women in various churches in the Wayne County area. For information, call 330-264-7573.

Pizza fundraiser at Chili Crossroads Bible Church

Come enjoy all-you-can-eat hot pizza at the Pizza Blast at Chili Crossroads Bible Church. Th event will be 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, April 7, and 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 8. Tickets purchased in advance are $5 for adults and $3 for children 10 and under. Tickets are $2 more at the door. Buy your tickets at www.pizzablastohio.com or call the church at 740-545-9707.

Proceeds help send area kids to summer camp. The church is located at 29445 County Road 10, Fresno, OH 43824.


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