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The Rev. Robert Houston, founder of Covenant Ministries, and Shirley Houston are helping to recruit gospel music talent for a showcase by Tyscot Records at 6 p.m. Aug. 10 at Victorious Life Church, 3400 Paseo Blvd., Kansas City, Mo. For more information, call Shirley Houston at 913-788-5662.
Edwardsville United Methodist Church, 302 N. Fourth St, Edwardsville, will have a Second Saturday Supper from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 10, serving grilled hamburgers, hot dogs, salads and desserts. Requested donations are $8 for adults and $3 for children.
Grandview Christian Church, 8550 Parallel Parkway, is collecting canned goods for Help 3:17, a local food pantry.
“Scripture Study, Bible Sharing and Reflection, Lectio and Journaling,” an eight-week series facilitated by pastoral minister, Heather Neds, will be offered from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 7 to Sept. 25, at Keeler Women’s Center, 2220 Central Ave., Kansas City, Kan. This weekly Bible study group will be based on the upcoming scripture readings from the Catholic lectionary. There will be time for reflection, sharing and journaling. Call 913-906-8990 to register.
Volunteers from Open Door Baptist Church, 3033 N. 103rd Terrace, will paint and prepare the school on Aug. 7.
Our Lady and St. Rose Catholic Church, 2300 N. 8th, is planning a Back to School Carnival Aug. 17.
Stony Point Christian Church, 149 S. 78th St., plans an ice cream social at 6 p.m. Aug. 11 at the Cole Activities Center at the church.
A golf tournament will be held at 1 p.m. Friday. Aug. 2, at Painted Hills Golf Course, 71st and Parallel Parkway, to support the Catholic Youth Organization sports at St. Patrick Catholic Church, 1086 N. 94th St.
Students who have completed the Camp Shakespeare course at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 1300 N. 18th St., will present a program at 5 p.m. Friday, Aug. 2. Don Compier will be the guest preacher at the 10 a.m. Sunday service Aug. 4. The church will sponsor a Vacation Bible School from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Monday, Aug. 5 through Thursday, Aug. 8. For more information, telephone Easom Bond, parish administrator, at 913-321-3535.
White Church Christian Church, 1 block north of Parallel Parkway at 2200 N. 85th St., will hold a Wednesday Bible Study group and dinner at 6:30 p.m.
Several programs are being offered at Wyandotte United Methodist Church, 7901 Oakland Ave. A grief support group, Caring Conversations, will be offered on Tuesdays at Wyandotte UMC. The group will meet from 2 to 3 p.m. Tuesdays through Sept. 10 at the church. Participants are asked to register in advance to Daneale.White@VITAS.com or call 913-722-1631. Women's Bible Study will be from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesdays starting Aug. 13. The title of the six-week lesson is "A Mile in Her Shoes."