CONCORDIA THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY, 6600 N. Clinton St., will hold Lenten choral vespers at 4 p.m. March 30 in Kramer Chapel. A prayerfully consider visit takes place March 20-22; www.ctsfw.edu/PCV or call 481-2155.
EPWORTH UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 105 W. 8th St., Matthews, will have Taylor University Theatre Touring Company present “Though the Earth Give Way” at 7 p.m. March 9, with an appetizer and dessert reception afterward.
FIRST MENNONITE CHURCH, 566 W. Main St., Berne, will hold rehearsals for anyone wishing to join the Mennonite Choral Society at 7 p.m. Tuesdays. Spring Oratorio is “Elijah.” Practices continue weekly through April 29. Dress rehearsal is May 3, and performance takes place at 7 p.m. May 4.
FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, 300 W. Wayne St., will begin a five-week “Caring for Creation” Lenten series at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays, March 12-April 9, with the Rev. Jeff Lehn speaking on “A Theological Perspective on Earth Care: Why it Matters.” A Sustainable Supper, catered by Splendid Fare, is at 5:30 p.m. March 15 for $6.50; reservations required for supper at 426-7421.
FOREST PARK UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 2100 Kentucky Ave., will have the Otterbein University Concert Choir perform at 7 p.m. March 18. Free admission.
IPFW, Helmke Library, 2101 Coliseum Blvd. E., announced the 2014 Muslim Journeys book club meetings 6-8 p.m. March 28 and April 25. “A Quiet Revolution” by Leila Ahmed is the topic March 28, and “The Butterfly Mosque” by G. Willow Wilson is the topic April 25. Free and open to the public.
MEMORIAL COLISEUM, 4000 Parnell Ave., will host Bible teacher and best-selling author Beth Moore in “Living Proof Live” 9:30 a.m.-4:15 p.m. Sept. 13. General admission tickets are available for $59 by May 13 and $69 afterward. Tickets available at 1-800-254-2022 or www.lifeway.com/livingproof.
NEW HAVEN UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 630 Lincoln Highway E., New Haven, will hold the GriefShare support group at 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays, through March 18. Information: Margie Williams at 749-9907 or the church at 749-9565.
ST. JOSEPH UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 6004 Reed Road, will hold a women's retreat March 7-8. “Triumph in Transition” is based on award-winning author and international speaker Jane Rubietta's book “Grace Points: Growth and Guidance in Times of Change.” The retreat takes place 7-9 p.m. March 7 and 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. March 8. Cost is $25 for the Saturday retreat. Registration: www.stjoemin.com by Sunday. Contact Marsha Worthington at marshaworthington6@gmail .com or 710-5160 for more information.
TRINITY EPISCOPAL CHURCH, 611 W. Berry St., will hold Ash Wednesday services at 12:15 and 6 p.m. Wednesday. A soup and sandwich dinner follows the 6 p.m. service in the parish Great Hall. Midweek Lenten services will be at 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 12-April 9, followed by a brown bag dinner and Lenten study.
TRINITY EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN CHURCH, 1636 St. Mary's Ave., will have Ash Wednesday service at 7 p.m. For those who cannot attend services, the 2013 Ash Wednesday service will be broadcast on Access One, Comcast Channel 55 or FiOS Channel 25, at 5 p.m. Wednesday and 9 a.m. Thursday. Midweek Lenten services will be at 7 p.m. Wednesdays and 9:30 a.m. Fridays, beginning March 12, through April 11. Weekend services are 5 p.m. Saturdays and 9:30 a.m. and noon Sundays, with a fellowship lunch after the 9:30 a.m. service. For information, call 422-7931, Opt. 1, Ext. 100.
UNIVERSITY OF SAINT FRANCIS will host the university's Department of Philosophy and Theology and School of Arts and Sciences “Irene Gut Opdyke: Righteous Among the Nations,” a free public lecture about the Holocaust, at 7 p.m. March 13 in Brookside Ballroom.
VICTORY NOLL CENTER, 1900 W. Park Drive, Huntington, will present “Human Trafficking Through the Eyes of Adolescents: The Intersection of Human Trafficking, Abuse and the Foster Care System” 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. March 21; $20; www.olvm.org/vn center by March 14.
A weekend retreat for female military veterans is March 14-16. Cost is $10; scholarships are available. Registration: 1-260-356-0628, Ext. 174.
Bread for the World Offering of Letters 2014 campaign encourages people to write letters to lawmakers to support federal programs that help hungry and poor people, and the center is open to help write letters 9 a.m.-3 p.m. March 20.
“We are One Body: Nourishment as Relationship” takes place 6:30-9 p.m. April 25; $20 a person or $35 a couple for dinner and dialogue; registration at www.olvm.org/vncenter by April 18.
WEBINAR: “The ADA and Religious Institutions” webinar discusses how the Americans with Disabilities Act applies to religious institutions and is offered 2-3:30 p.m. March 12. Registration: www.ada-audio.org/Webinar/ADALegal/Schedule/.
ZION EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN CHURCH FRIEDHAM will have a soup and sandwich dinner 10 a.m.-1 p.m. March 9 at Wyneken Memorial Lutheran School, 11565 N. U.S. 27, Decatur.