Lent worship at Christ the King
Christ the King Lutheran Church, 10285 Ravenna Road in Twinsburg, will have worship with Holy Communion and the Imposition of Ashes at 7 p.m. on Ash Wednesday, March 1. People can stop by the church between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. to receive ashes if they are unable to attend worship at 7 p.m.
From March 8 through April 5 Christ the King will have midweek Lenten worship with Holden Evening Prayer Liturgy at 7 p.m. Pastor Matthew Groenke's sermon series will be based on Martin Luther's Small Catechism.
On Wednesdays at 6 p.m. from March 1 through April 5 there will be soup and sandwich suppers in the Fellowship Hall. A free will offering at each meal will benefit Christ the King Youth programs. Call 330-425-7377 or visit www.ctktwinsburg.com for information.
Faith United hosts Lenten lunch, chili cook-off
Faith United Methodist Church, at 2560 Post Road in Twinsburg, will begin a Lenten lunch series March 5 at noon with a pancake lunch. The topic of the program will be "What is Christian?" by Andy Stanley. The church's annual "Chili Cook-off" will be March 12 at noon. People can enter the cook-off by bringing a pot of chili. As well, bring a canned food item to vote for the best chili. One canned good per vote and people can vote more than once. The canned goods will go to the local food bank. The topic of the day's program will be "Faith Gives Hope." For more information, call 330-425-2565.
Who is the man in the Shroud?
Man in the Shroud Ministries presents The Shroud of Turin, "where science meets faith," with David M. Onysko, a renowned Shroud of Turin expert. Onysko will examine the latest findings from the most recent tests done on the Shroud. This is a moving experience that can help people prepare for Holy Week. The presentation will be March 1, Ash Wednesday, at 9 a.m. at Assumption Church in Broadview Heights, call 440-526-0057 for more information; and at 7:30 p.m. at the Umerely Center in Rocky River, call 440-892-7908 for information. The program will also be March 6 at 6:30 p.m. at St. John of the Cross at Euclid and 260th Street, call 216-289-0770 for information; March 15 at 11 a.m. at St. Dominic's Church in Shaker Heights, call 216-273-7330 for more information; March 22 at 9:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. at St. Bridget Church in Brooklyn; and April 3 at 2 p.m. at the Jennings Home in Garfield Heights, call 216-581-2300 for information.