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Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, 2203 Parallel, will hold a parish fiesta beginning with the 4 p.m. bilingual Mass Saturday, Sept. 21. It will include food, games and activities.
Christ the King Catholic Church, 3024 N. 53rd St., is planning an ice cream social starting after the 4 p.m. Mass on Saturday, Aug. 24. The social will be in the upper parking lot from 5 to 10 p.m. The social includes food, drink, games, ice cream and cake and other events.
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. Wednesdays through 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.
Open Door Baptist Church, 3033 N. 103rd Terrace, is planning an outdoor meadow church service at 10:45 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 8, with casual dress suggested. After the service will be a fellowship potluck luncheon at 12:30 p.m. Indoor and outdoor seating will be available. Following the luncheon will be classic games for all ages from 1:15 to 3 p.m. including croquet, sack races, three-legged race, putting game, horseshoes, tug-o-war and more. A variety show will be held from 3 to 4:30 p.m. and ice cream will be served. Hymns and special recognition will be from 4:30 to 5 p.m.
Members of St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 1300 N. 18th St., will meet at the beach shelter at Wyandotte County Lake at 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 24, for a parish picnic. Don Compier will be the guest clergyman at the 10 a.m. Sunday service Aug. 25.
Trinity Community Church, 5010 Parallel Parkway, is beginning a new program. Sunday School for children and youth will now be part of the worship hour at 10:30 a.m. Adult Sunday School will continue at 9 a.m. All are welcome.
The Christian Women’s Fellowship at White Church Christian Church, 2200 N. 85th St., will hold a Salad Supper at 6 p.m. on Sept. 17. Breakfast Club resumes on Sept. 21, when a certified nurse from Walgreens will be administering yearly flu and pneumonia shots. They accept all insurance cards.
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."
The Golden Fellowship group at Zion United Church of Christ, 2711 N. 72nd St., will meet for a program and potluck lunch at 10:30 a.m. Aug. 27. Guest speaker, on the topic of Medicare, will be Chris Nicolosi, Kansas City area patient care consultant for World Health Industries.