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The Fellowship Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), will hold a Christmas Food Give-Away from noon to 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, at the church, 8844 State Ave., Kansas City, Kan. For more information, call 913-299-1400.
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,” a regular weekly series facilitated by pastoral minister, Heather Neds, is offered from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Wednesdays at Keeler Women’s Center, 2220 Central Ave., Kansas City, Kan. This weekly Bible study group is 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.
Stony Point Christian Church, 149 S. 78th St., is planning a Christmas Showcase and Tasting Party at 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15. A variety of talented performances are planned.
St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 1300 N. 18th St., will sponsor its annual St. Nicholas Day celebration Friday, Dec. 6, starting with a social hour at 5:30 p.m. followed by a potluck dinner at 6:30 p.m. Those attending will decorate the parish hall for Christmas and will be urged to bring an ornament for the tree.
The Cathedral of St. Peter, 409 N. 15th St., Kansas City, Kan. is sponsoring the third annual Crèche Celebration from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8. More than 100 unique nativities will be on display.Admission is free. There will also be a bake sale and fundraiser. For additional information, contact Patty McKiernan 913-281-2918. The Cathedral of St. Peter’s Altar Society is sponsoring a Holiday Homes Tour from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8. This year’s tour will feature five homes in the historic Cathedral and Westheight neighborhoods. Tickets are available in advance at the Parish Office, 913-371-0840, Michael’s Heritage Florist, 913-342-1573 or Terri Schneweis, 913-342-4018. Tickets are also available on the day of the tour at the Crèche Celebration in the Parish Center. Suggested donation is $5. A map with the addresses is included with the ticket.
White Church Christian Church, one block north of Parallel Parkway at 2200 N. 85th St., will hold its annual Christmas Candlelight service and harp music on Dec. 22. It will begin at 5 p.m. On Dec. 29, the Prairie Praise Band will conduct the service, including music. The new Bible Study group meets at 6 p.m. every Wednesday and is becoming very popular. A small meal is served to all.
Wyandotte United Methodist Church, 7901 Oakland Ave., plans a Ladies Christmas Gathering at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 14. The program will feature old-fashioned cookies and candies, and refreshments. Snacks will be available.
The quilters group at Zion United Church of Christ, 2711 N. 72nd, recently donated 35 quilts to children at a children’s home in Kenya.