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September 13, 2013

Cape Ann Religion Calendar


Gloucester Daily Times

---- — Friday, Sept. 13

Bible study, 3 p.m., First Parish Church chapel, Central Street, Manchester. All welcome. 978-526-7661.

Holy Family Parish bingo, 6:30 p.m., Monsignor Sullivan Hall, St. Ann Church, Gloucester. Anyone 18 and over invited. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Proceeds support school and parish programs. 978-281-4820.

Kol Nidre, 7 p.m., Temple Ahavat Achim, Middle Street, Gloucester. All welcome. www.taagloucester.org.

Saturday, Sept. 14

Men’s fellowship, 7:30 a.m., Lanesville Congregational Church, 1120 Washington St., Gloucester.

Yom Kippur, 9 a.m., Temple Ahavat Achim, Middle Street, Gloucester. All welcome. www.taagloucester.org.

Judah’s Roar meeting, 7 to 10 p.m., Gloucester United Methodist Church, 436 Washington St., Gloucester. Experience the love of God through worship and the arts. Free admission. Open to all ages. No child care; children welcome with supervision. Call 978-283-9111. Email eagleanddove@comcast.net. www.eagledove.com.

Sunday, Sept. 15

Adult Sunday school, 9 to 10 a.m., Pigeon Cove Chapel, 155 Granite St., Rockport. A weekly topical study led by the Elders. 978-546-2523.

Inaugural Sermon delivered by Reverend Jenny Rankin, 10 a.m. service at the Gloucester Unitarian Universalist Church, Middle and Church Streets. Reverend Rankin is the newly installed interim minister at Gloucester UU: a social meet ‘n mingle will follow. The church is handicap accessible, all are welcome, and childcare assistance is available.

Young adult Bible study, for those age 18 to 30s, 6 p.m., North Shore Bible Church, 65 Eastern Ave., Essex. 978-768-3539.

Monday, Sept. 16

Rosary, 7 p.m., Sacred Heart Church, 69 School St., Manchester. 978-526-1263.

Breakaway youth program, for students in grades seven through 12, 7 p.m., First Congregational Church of Essex, 39 Main St. 978-768-7855. Email jake@fccoe.org.

Cape Ann Vajra Vidya, Buddhist meditation and study group, 7:30 to 9:15 p.m., Yoga for Health, 124 Main St., Gloucester. www.rinpoche.com/cavv.

Tuesday, Sept. 17

Ecumenical Bible study group meets, 10 a.m., Poplar Park in Gloucester.

Women’s Bible study, 7 p.m., Cape Ann Bible Church, 8 Thompson St., Gloucester.

Wednesday, Sept. 18

Bible study, 9 a.m., Orthodox Congregational Church of Lanesville, 1120 Washington St., Gloucester. 978-283-2345.

Bible study, 9:30 a.m., First Baptist Church, High Street at Harvey Park, Rockport.

Family supper and study, 5:30 p.m., Pigeon Cove Chapel, 155 Granite St., Rockport. 978-546-2523.

Mid-week fellowship, Lanesville Congregational Church, 1120 Washington St., Gloucester. Dinner at 6 p.m., followed by classes for all ages, including an adult Bible study. All welcome.

AWANA Kids Club, for children in preschool through grade six, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Cape Ann Bible Church, 8 Thompson St., West Gloucester. 978-281-3941.

Prayer group, 7 p.m., First Baptist Church, High Street at Harvey Park, Rockport.

Midweek praise, 7 p.m., Gloucester Assembly of God, 211 Washington St., Gloucester. 978-283-1736.

Senior high fellowship, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Lanesville Congregational Church, 1120 Washington St., Gloucester.

Zen Buddhists seated meditation, 7:30 to 8:30 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Church, 4 Cleaves St., Rockport. Call Cliff at 978-546-6336.

Prayer and Bible study service, 7:30 p.m., Emmanuel Community Church, 180 Western Ave., Essex.

Thursday, Sept. 19

Midweek fellowship, Lanesville Congregational Church, 1120 Washington St., Gloucester. Dinner at 6 p.m., followed by classes for all ages, including an adult Bible study on the Gospel of John. All welcome.

Women’s Bible study, 6:30 p.m., Calvary Chapel Baptist Church, 384 Washington St., Gloucester. 978-283-8856.

Bible study, 7 p.m., Cape Ann Bible Church, 8 Thompson St., Gloucester. All welcome.

Junior high fellowship, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Lanesville Congregational Church, 1120 Washington St., Gloucester.

Home Bible study, 7 p.m., in Gloucester using study guide “Walk through the Bible.” Call Pastor Robert Jarvis or Roberta Jarvis at 978-281-3941.

Friday, Sept. 20

Bible study, 3 p.m., First Parish Church chapel, Central Street, Manchester. All welcome. 978-526-7661.

Holy Family Parish bingo, 6:30 p.m., Monsignor Sullivan Hall, St. Ann Church, Gloucester. Anyone 18 and over invited. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Proceeds support school and parish programs. 978-281-4820.

Saturday, Sept. 21

Men’s fellowship, 7:30 a.m., Lanesville Congregational Church, 1120 Washington St., Gloucester.

Judah’s Roar meeting, 7 to 10 p.m., Gloucester United Methodist Church, 436 Washington St., Gloucester. Experience the love of God through worship and the arts. Free admission. Open to all ages. No child care; children welcome with supervision. Call 978-283-9111. Email eagleanddove@comcast.net. www.eagledove.com.

Sunday, Sept. 22

Adult Sunday school, 9 to 10 a.m., Pigeon Cove Chapel, 155 Granite St., Rockport. A weekly topical study led by the Elders. 978-546-2523.

Sunday morning meditation, 222 Arts & Wellness Center, 222 Eastern Ave., Gloucester. Led by teachers from Cape Ann Buddhist Center. First meditation: 9 to 9:30 a.m., followed by tea break with discussion, or walk through woods. Second meditation: 10 to 10:30 a.m. Arrive early. Open to all levels. Chairs and yoga equipment available, or bring your own. $10 donation. E-mail mkdyer47@juno.com.

Young adult Bible study, for those age 18 to 30s, 6 p.m., North Shore Bible Church, 65 Eastern Ave., Essex. 978-768-3539.