Free Community Dinners

Christ's Kitchen at the Christ United Methodist Church hosts free community dinners every Monday from 4-6 p.m. CUMC is located at 648 Oak St.

Breaking the Chains of Addiction

Meeting every Monday, 6:30 p.m. at Light in the Valley Church, 101 W. Canal St. 740-498-7629.

Women's Bible Study

The Patriarchs (Encountering the God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob) by Beth Moore, 11 sessions. Meeting on Thursdays at 6 p.m. beginning March 16. Call the church office on Tuesdays or Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 740-498-6589 for more information.

Home-Cooked Breakfast

Kimbolton United Methodist Church, 215 Main St., Kimbolton, the third Saturday of each month from 8-11 a.m. Open to the public. Donations accepted. For more information call 740-622-6084.

Wednesday Evenings During Lent

Roscoe United Methodist Church invites you Wednesday evenings during Lent, March 8-April 12 at 5:30 p.m. to gather for a light meal in Fellowship Hall. From 6-7 p.m., Lenten Study will be on Adam Hamilton's Creed What Christians Believe and Why. Bring the whole family. Children will learn songs to share with the congregation on Easter morning, April 16. If you like to sing, the chancel choir rehearses from 7-8 p.m. each Wednesday. About every 4-6 weeks, the instrumentalists (trumpet, clarinet, trombone, etc.) play along with organ and piano accompanying the hymns. Roscoe UMC, 475 High St. (near Historic Roscoe Village), Coshocton, 740-622-7780,

Youth Rally and Pizza Party

Sunday, March 19 from 2-4 p.m. at Roscoe UMC, 475 High St., Coshocton. For more information, call 740-622-7780 or see

Excitement builds as Awana children prepare for the Grand Prix Race at First Baptist Church, West Lafayette

Calvary Baptist Church, Fresno Bible Church, and Chili Crossroads will join First Baptist Church, 688 E. Main St., West Lafayette, for the great race with Brandon Ford of Columbus, with his practice track and electronic track for the finals on Saturday, March 25, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Contact one of these churches so you can be a part of this fun. Free refreshments. Bring your family and friends. Regular Awana meets every Sunday Evening from 6 - 7:30 p.m. at FBC.

Regular Awana meets every Sunday evening from 6-7:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church, West Lafayette.

First Baptist Church men head for Parkside Church in Chagrin Falls on March 4 for the WALK WORTHY: Men's Conference. They will be encouraged and motivated by pastors and leaders who are walking the walk and lift their hearts and voices together with hundreds of other men in renewed worship of the Lord.

Pizza Blast

All-you-can-eat hot pizza at Chili Crossroads Bible Church, 29445 County Road 10, Fresno, Friday, April 7, 5 to 7 p.m. and Saturday, April 8, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more information call 740-545-9707. Proceeds help send area kids to summer camp.

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