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Published: April 1, 2017 5:00 AM

Holmes Christian Women to meet

WALNUT CREEK -- Holmes County Christian Women will meet April 4 at Der Dutchman, Walnut Creek, from 9:30-11:30 a.m. Speaker will be Alice Hoover, presenting "The Risen Christ." All women and men are welcome, there are no membership dues or lists. Brunch is $10, inclusive. For reservations by March 31, 330-674-6727 or 330-343-7046, or email dawdys@embarqmail.com with CWC in memo line. Walk-in guests are welcome. For information, 330-465-1393.

Pancake supper to benefit youth

HOLMESVILLE -- Holmesville United Methodist Church, 317 E. Main St., will hold a pancake supper Wednesday, April 5, from 5-7 p.m. Menu is all you care to eat pancakes and more, by donation. Proceeds benefit the church's youth group to attend Annual Conference at Lakeside.

Wilmot church hosting Easter drama

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Berean Community Church in Wilmot is presenting an Easter drama at 6 p.m. Friday, April 14, and Saturday, April 15. It will be a dramatic reenactment of the birth, life, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. For reservations, call 330-231-5035 or email general.bereancc@gmail.com. The church is located at 1504 U.S. Route 62, Wilmot, OH 44689.

Following that, a sunrise Easter service will take place at 8:30 a.m. Sunday, April 16. There will be praise and worship, as well as coffee.

Chili cookoff, potato bar is April 8

SHREVE -- Hopewell Presbyterian Church, 6900 State Route 754, Shreve, will hold its annual Potato Bar and a Chili Cookoff Saturday, April 8, from 5-7 p.m. Menu includes potatoes and toppings plus salads, homemade desserts and homemade ice cream. Sponsored by Hopewell trustees to benefit the church, dinner is by donation.

Seven Scenes of Passion in Berlin

BERLIN -- The Seven Scenes of The Passion will be presented at the United Dayspring Church in Berlin Friday, April 7, 6:30-9 p.m.; Saturday, April 8, 3-8 p.m. and Sunday, April 9, 1-5 p.m. See the seven scenes leading up to and surrounding the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus Christ our Lord.

You'll be taken on a guided tour through the bustling streets of Jerusalem and the busy temple courtyard. Witness the sadness and confusion that followed in the Upper Room after His betrayal. Experience a slightly irritated Pilate and a Roman guard admitting it must have been the Messiah they crucified and ultimately, an empty tomb.


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