St. Marks Sunday School hosts family barbecue
St. Mark's Episcopal Church will hold a family barbecue and hayride from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, July 18, at the Nilles Ranch in Central Point. For information and directions call 541-773-7286.
The church will hold its Holy Eucharist services at 8 and 10 a.m. Sunday, July 19, at the church, 140 N. Oakdale Ave., Medford. During the adult forum between the two services at 9:10 a.m., Peggy Evans will present "Our Rex, the King of Instruments," a session about the church's pipe organ. Call 541-773-3111 or see stmarks-medford.org.
Stained glass sermon series continues at Medford First Presbyterian
Pastor Murray Richmond will continue his sermon series about the historic stained glass windows in the sanctuary of First Presbyterian Church of Medford with "The Woman at the Well" during services at 8:30 and 10:30 a.m. Sunday, July 19, at 85 S. Holly St., Medford.
The informal service is offered at 8:30 a.m., and a traditional service is offered at 10:30 a.m. Call 541-779-1711 or see firstpreschurchmedford.com.
Vacation Bible School openings at Ascension Lutheran Church
Pastor Doug Void will give a sermon at Ascension Lutheran Church at 9:30 a.m. Sunday, July 19, at 675 Black Oak Drive, Medford.
The church still has openings for its free Vacation Bible School, available to children ages 5 through fifth grade, Monday through Friday, Aug. 3 through 7. Call 541-773-3594 or see ascensionlutheran.com.
The Rev. Kurt Katzmar will describe a public rally he witnessed in Dresden, Germany, and illustrate tensions taking place in Europe in a sermon titled "Landing on a Bonepile" during the worship service at 10 a.m. Sunday, July 19, at Medford Congregational United Church of Christ, 1801 E. Jackson St., Medford.
The church is a "Just Peace" congregation, open and affirming of LGBT individuals. Call 541-772-8860.
Christian Science service about 'Life'
A sermon titled "Life" will be given during the worship service at 10 a.m. Sunday, July 19, at the Medford Christian Science Church, 100 Windsor Ave., Medford. Guest pianist Caleb Hutchings will perform selections by Beethoven and Motzart during the service. See christiansciencemedford.com.
Center for Spiritual Living service explores 'truth'
The Rev. Kimberly Hawkins will present "Feeling the Truth" during the Center for Spiritual Living service at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, July 19, at 3581 Lear Way, Medford. A guided meditation is offered from 10 to 10:15 a.m. Sunday prior to the service.
A study group discusses the "Conversations With God" series by Neale Donald Walsch at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays at the center. Books are furnished. See cslroguevalley.org.
Guest minister at RVUUF
The Rev. Katherine Jesch of First Unitarian Church in Portland will serve as guest minister with a sermon "A New Way into the Future" during a service at 10:25 a.m. Sunday, July 19, at Rogue Valley Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 87 Fourth St., Ashland. Call 541-482-4755.