Women's retreat planned

Christ United Methodist Church, 648 Oak St., Newcomerstown, will be hosting its third women's retreat and it is sure to be a blast! Join them for a weekend of fun and faith where you can take some time apart from your busy schedule and focus on God in the company of some lovely sisters in Christ. The theme will be Loving Well with Beth Moore. It will feature heart to heart messages designed to help us embrace the biblical mandate to love and to develop skills for loving others. The event will take place at the Hampton Inn, Newcomerstown, Friday, March 23 at 6 p.m. through Saturday, March 24 at 3:30 p.m. Cost is $40 with overnight stay or $20 retreat only. Both costs include snacks, breakfast, and lunch as well as all retreat supplies. Space is limited so please register soon.

For information, contact Chasity at 498-8134, ext. 210.

Community Social Day set

FRESNO -- Community Social Day has been set for Thursday, March 8 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Renner's St. Paul United Church of Christ, Fresno. Lunch will served. The menu includes soup, sandwich, salad and dessert. A freewill offering supports outreach programs. Knotting comforters, sharing old neighborhood pictures and lots of fellowship is being planned.

Benefit soup and supper evening set

A benefit soup and supper evening has been set for Friday, March 9 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Victory Assembly of God, Fellowship Hall, Newcomerstown.

A supper of soup and salad is planned. The cost is $5 for adults and $2.50 for children up to 12 years in advance. The cost is $6 at the door.

Desserts will be available for a donation. Refreshments are free.

Funds are being raised to help out one of the church's members.

Call 498-6547 to reserve a seat or to make a donation.

Door prizes will be made for advance and at the door tickets.