Youth for our Families Sabbath Fellowship: Youth fellowship, vegan potluck. 2152 N. Fourth St., suite 106. 221-1696.
Ponderosa Baptist Church: Sunday Bible Study, morning worship and evening worship. Wednesday night prayer meeting. Nursery Care is provided each service. ponderosabaptist.com. 2575 E. Seventh Ave. 226-0822.
Vipassana Buddhist Meditation: Every Monday evening. Teachings, meditation and discussion to explore Buddhist meditation practices and teachings mostly from the Theravada tradition. flagstaffvipassana.weebly.com. The Tibetan Center, Katog Jampel Sungling, 2708 N. Fourth St. 814-9851.
Unity Church of Flagstaff: Sara Bonfig is speaking. Her talk is titled "Love is a Verb." Meditation is included in the service and children's program is available. Service will be followed by the Youth Ed Fundraiser Brunch. unityofflagstaff.org. 6134 Black Bill Road. 526-8893.
Beacon Unitarian Universalist Congregation: "Play as a Spiritual Practice at Beacon UU," led by Nancy Paxton, worship associate. We will now have one service at 10 a.m. all year round. Our theme for the month of August is play. beaconuu.com. 510 N. Leroux. 779-4492.
Center for Spiritual Living, Flagstaff: Our Minister, Rev Eunice Chalfant, will speak on Sunday, kicking off our August theme: "Vitality." Ponderosa HS, 2384 N. Steves Blvd. 522-9103.
Calvary Bible Church: During the adult Sunday School, Pastor Newman will begin a series on the Ministry of the Holy Spirit. At the morning service, Dr. Kevin Newman exposits on "More Than Convinced" from Romans 8:35 - 39. The Elders meet at 4 p.m. At the Sunday evening service, Dr. Newman will preach on "The Final Harvest" from Revelation 14: 14 - 20. On Wednesday at 7 p.m., Danny and Leslie Hulls will present their ministry in Lesotho. A prayer meeting follows the Hulls' presentation. Bob Richardson will lead a worship service at the Sunshine Rescue Mission on Aug. 9 at 7 p.m. calvarybiblechurchflagstaff.com. 6555 Townsend-Winona Road. 526-3126.
Mt. Calvary Ev. Lutheran Church (WELS): Pastor Frederic Piepenbrink will be our worship leader. Worship service followed by fellowship and bible class/Sunday School. mtcalvaryflagstaff.org. 2605 N. Fort Valley Road. 814-2870.
Grace Fellowship Full Gospel Church: Sunday morning service. gffgc.org. 520 N. Switzer Canyon Dr. 774-6304.
Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church: Pastor Susan Swanson will be leading worship this Saturday and Sunday where she will be basing her lesson on "The Bread of Life" from Isaiah 55:1-5 and the Gospel Matthew 14:13-21. Saturday evening simple spoken word service, Sunday early contemporary service, or late Sunday morning traditional service. 1601 N. San Francisco. 774-4832.
Flagstaff Christian Fellowship: Ed Young will bring us the message "The Church & Missions/Lots of Small People in a Very Big Picture" from Revelation 7:9-10 at both services. Christian Young will continue his Church History/Biographies/John Wycliffe in the Adult Sunday School Class. The High School Group will assist with the Children's Sunday School again this week and will resume their normal schedule next Sunday. At 6 p.m. Jill Hatcher will share about her work as a nurse in a hospital in the Middle East. College Group will also meet at 6pm for dinner, worship and a message. The Tuesday morning and Wednesday evening Women's Bible Study will take a break for the month of August and will resume in September with a new study. Youth Group meets at 7-9 p.m. on Wednesdays. MOPS will resume on Thursday, Aug. 21 at 9 a.m. in the Fireside Room. Registration for the Women's Retreat Oct 3-5 at Young Life Camp in Williams has begun. fcfonline.org. 123 S. Beaver St. 774-3603.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon): Sunday services held at four Flagstaff locations: 4165 S. Lake Mary Road, 625 E. Cherry Ave., 2401 E. Linda Vista Dr. and, for young single adults, 239 E. Saunders Dr. Meetings are also held in Williams at 1111 Stockmens Road and at the Shrine of the Ages on the South Rim of the Grand Canyon. Check azdailysun.com or "Locations and Schedules" at LDS.org for meeting times by ward/branch. Sunday services consist of Sacrament Meeting, Sunday School and special instruction for various age and interest groups (Priesthood Meeting for men, Relief Society for women, Young Men/Young Women for youth and Primary for children).
Peace Lutheran Church: Deacon Mark Freeman will speak on "Do You Care?" from Romans 9:1-13. Communion will be served at both services. Refreshments and adult Bible Study between services. peacelutheranflagstaff.org. 3430 N. Fourth St. 526-9578.
Flagstaff Freethinkers: Sunday morning coffee and discussion for science-minded, reason-based thinkers. meetup.com/Flagstaff-Freethinkers. Kickstand Kafe, 719 N. Humphreys St. 699-2877.
Flagstaff Federated Community Church: This coming Sunday will be the first in a three-week series called "Face to Face" led by Pastor Jessica Goad. The title for the sermon is "Persevering in the Presence of God," based on Genesis 32. Join us for an Ice Cream Social on the Federated Church lawn at 9:45 a.m. on Sunday, Aug. 10. There will also be an opportunity to learn about the church composting system. www.FlagstaffFederatedChurch.org. 400 W. Aspen Ave. 774-7383.
Episcopal Church of the Epiphany: Eighth Sunday after Pentecost; the Rev. Jan James preaches and celebrates "Trusting God's Abundance in the Desert" at all services. No Adult Forum or EYC today - they resume Sept. 7. Members of Flagstaff's Threshold Choir will offer special music during the 10:30 service. This week we hear about the Feeding of the 5,000 - so remember to bring your non-perishable food items for our Loaves & Fishes food drive. epiphanyaz.org. 423 N. Beaver St. 774-2911.
Church of the Resurrection: Sunday as we celebrate the Lord's Supper during both services. Pastor Warren Ueckert, who led Peace Lutheran congregation faithfully for many years until he retired, will be guest preaching at both services. The title of his sermon is "Dermatology Theology: When Jesus gets under your skin." Please pray for our mission team that is travelling to Honduras. Today is picture taking day for our church prayer directory. If you didn't get your portrait session scheduled, please call the church office. Come cheer on the softball team this coming Tuesday night for a double header at 7:15 p.m. and 9:15 p.m. at Thorpe Park. There's still time to register for the Climb to Conquer Cancer Saturday Aug. 15 and join the church team. www.cor-pca.org. 740 W. University Heights Dr. South. 699-2715.
First Congregational Church: On this Eighth Sunday after Pentecost, our pulpit guest is Rev. Patricia StandTal Clarke. Her message is "Separated...No More." The scripture readings are Matthew 13:31-33; 44-52 and Romans 8:26-39. The Sacrament of Holy Communion will be observed, all are welcome to participate. The "Food for Body and Soul" discussion continues following worship, everyone is welcome to join in the conversation. Nursery care for children under the age of three. fccflagstaff.org. 740 N. Turquoise Dr. 774-0890.
Flagstaff Forest Church: Join the Flagstaff Forest Church in a celebration of Wholeness. The event will be a walk about one mile long, today at 10 a.m. At 13470 N. Highway 89. About eight miles past the mall. Go past Second Chance. Go past Brandis Way. On the left toward the Peaks. Look for the rock house with farming equipment outside. 699-7384.
Heichal Baoranim Synagogue: Tisha B'Av Commemoration & Friday Night Live Service: Our annual Tisha B'Av commemoration will be led by Rabbi Perlmutter on Monday at 8 p.m. at the synagogue. Our observance will include some traditional and contemporary readings and a short meaningful ceremony. Please join us. If possible, bring a flashlight and cushion or low stool to sit on. Heichal Baoranim will also hold Erev Shabbat services on Friday at 8 p.m. We will be having our Friday Night Live Service featuring the inspirational music of Craig Taubman with our Heichal Baoranim singers and musicians. heichalbaoranim.org. 2609 N. Patterson Blvd. 527-8747.