FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF DUNDALK 100 St. Helena Ave. 410-282-4256 (At the corner of Dundalk Avenue)

• Sunday School begins at 9 a.m. Sunday Worship Service begins at 10:30 a.m.

• Sunday Evening Bible Study is weekly at 6 p.m.

• Grief Share meets on Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. Please contact the church at 410.282.4256 for additional information.

• Camel Knees — a Wednesday Prayer Time is weekly at 7 p.m. except for the 3rd Wednesday of the month there is a Business Meeting at 6:30 p.m. when there are 31 days in a month.

• Ladies Multi-Focus Group is every third Tuesday of the month at 10 a.m. in the Conference Room except in July and August.

• Saturday Prayer Time is on the last Saturday of each month from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. Please contact the church office for additional information.

FIRST LUTHERAN CHURCH OF GRAY MANOR 212 Oakwood Road 410-284-6657

• Church Services — 8:15 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.

• Sunday School for all ages — 9:45 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.

• Contemporary Service is the fourth Sunday of the month.

Bible Study. All are welcome. If interested, e-mail for further details.

GRACELAND UNITED METHODIST CHURCH 6714 Youngstown Ave. 410-633-8799

• Sunday School is at 9:30 a.m.

• Worship is at 11 a.m.

• Contemporary Praise Service: The 5th Sunday of any month that has five Sundays.

GRACEWAY CHURCH 2660 Yorkway 410-284-7081

• Coffee and fellowship each Sunday morning in the church fellowship hall from 10 to 10:45 a.m. Worship at 11 a.m.

• Bible study each Wednesday at 7 p.m. We are currently studying the book of Leviticus. All are invited.

• First and third Fridays of the month, we have GraceWay Coffeehouse Fellowship at GraceWay Cafe. Fellowship through live music, coffee, open mic, and prayer. Free of charge. All are invited. 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

• English as a Second Language (ESL) and Computer classes/computer lab at the church each Saturday at 10 a.m. If interested, please call 682-556-1500 to register.

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• English as a Second Language (ESL) classes at the church on Mondays from 6:30 p.m., Thursdays from noon to 2 p.m. and Sundays from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.

NEW LIGHT LUTHERAN CHURCH 2120 Dundalk Ave. 410-284-6840

• We invite you to worship with us each Sunday: 9:00 a.m. for our Amazing Praise Worship Service and at 11:00 a.m. for our Amazing Grace Worship Service. We enjoy meeting new friends and hope that you will have a welcoming and blessed visit. Our visitors are always welcome to join any and all of New Light’s activities. All are welcome!

King’s Kids Sunday School registration will be held at the picnic. Sunday School starts Sept. 29 at 10 a.m. All children are welcome!

• Adult Bible on Sunday, at 10:10 a.m. and will be continued over the fall. Studying the BOOK OF ACTS. All are welcome!

• Bible study at the Hard Yacht Café at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays. Studying the BOOK OF ECCLESIASTES. All are welcome!

• Crafters meet every Tuesday at 1 p.m. in the Hospitality Room. Many different crafts are shared. You are welcome to bring your own project or work on something with others. Come to teach or learn!

• Interested in joining New Light? New members will be received on Oct. 20 at both services. Please contact Pastor Kristi at the church office.

SACRED HEART OF MARY 6736 Youngstown Avenue 410-633-2828

• Mass Times —Sunday: 7:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m.; Monday through Thursday: 8:00 a.m.; Friday: 8:00 a.m. (Mass is at 8:30 a.m. on First Fridays); Saturday: 8:00 a.m., 4:30 p.m.

• Confession: Saturday at 3:30 p.m.

• The church will hold a polka mass on Nov. 28 at 10 a.m. The Main Celebrant and Homilist will be Most Rev. Mitchell T. Rozanski, D.D., Bishop of Springfield, Massachusetts. Con Celebrants are Most Rev. Denis J. Madden, D.D.V.G., Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Baltimore, Rev. Mariano Varela, IVE, Pastor and Very Rev. Albert Anuszewski, OSST, Provincial. Music will be by TKO. Start your Polish toes tapping and give thanks for the many blessings in your life.

ST. JOHN’S EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN CHURCH 7801 North Point Road 410-477-4409

• Sunday School at 9 a.m.

• Sunday service 9:30 a.m. with Holy Communion.

For more information, call 410-325-2658.

ST. LUKE’S EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN CHURCH 1803 Dundalk Ave. 410-633-5374

• Sunday school for all ages on Sundays at 11 a.m. following the worship service. Worship service starts at 10 a.m. each Sunday. Fellowship at 11 a.m.

The Second Thursday of each month is Sharing Supper and Clothing Closet for those in need. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.

Kid’s Night Out starts in March. It will be the second Friday of each month from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Snacks, story, crafts for ages 5 to 11.

• The church will host a boy scouts event on Nov. 10 from 4-7 p.m. All boys and girls ages 11-17 are welcome to attend. Those who do attend will be welcome to hot dogs and s’mores around a campfire while learning scout skills. For questions, contact Rose Guinto at 410-633-2526.

Questions? Call 410-633-2526 and leave a message.

ST. PETER’S EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN CHURCH 7834 Eastern Ave. 410-288-0537

• Outreach supper for individuals in need on the first and second Saturdays of each month at 4 p.m.

Food pantry for families is open on Tuesdays from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. For East Baltimore County residents only.

• The Christmas Bazaar will be held on Nov. 16 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Breakfast and lunch will be served, and children will be able to visit with Santa Claus. Activities will include: handmade crafts, a cookie walk, and a white elephant table. Proceeds will go toward various ministries.

WATERSEDGE BAPTIST CHURCH 3483 Liberty Parkway 410-282-1974

• Little Light Christian Childcare Center is open Monday though Friday from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. for children 18 months to 11 years of age. For more information, call Ruth at 410-282-1994.

HUGHES MEMORIAL PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, 3008 Sparrows Point Road 410-477-3711

The Annual Christmas Bazaar will be held Dec. 7 from 8 a.m.-noon. It will feature homemade Christmas crafts, a pancake breakfast, a visit from Santa and a cooke walk with homemade cookies and candies. Proceeds will benefit the outreach projects of the church’s Busy Hands Program.

OUR LADY OF FATIMA 6400 East Pratt Street 410-633-5882

• The Pastorate Youth and Young Adult groups are sponsoring contemporary praise and worship on Oct. 25 from 7-8 p.m. People of all ages are welcome to encounter the Lord in a special way with adoration, benediction and contemporary music. Father Mariano Varela, IVE, will be hearing confessions during adoration.

• Mass on Thanksgiving Day will be at 10 a.m. Bread will be blessed. Please bring non-perishables for the needy.

ST. RITA’S CHURCH 2907 Dunleer Road 410-284-0388

• St. Rita’s Church will host a Make and Take on Nov. 22. A meal consisting of pulled pork, coleslaw, chips, a drink and dessert will be available for $10. Snacks and beverages will also be available. All who attend will have the opportunity to create their own winter door piece for $45.

• Mass on Thanksgiving Day will be at 10 a.m. Bread will be blessed. Please bring non-perishables for the needy.

PATAPSCO UNITED METHODIST CHURCH 7800 Wise Avenue 410-288-5488

• The church will host “Puppets and Pizza” on Nov. 23, beginning at 6 p.m. The Yadah Puppets from Springrove, Pennsylvania, will entertain and help spread the word of God. The event is free for all ages, however a love offering will be taken so that the puppets can continue their work.