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Ash Wednesday Services

St. Luke Catholic Church: 6:30 a.m., 8:30 a.m., 9:15 a.m., 4:15 p.m. and 7 p.m.

St. John Lutheran Church: 7 p.m.

St. Paul’s Lutheran Church: 7 p.m.

First United Church of Christ: 6 p.m. (pot luck) 7:30 p.m.(worship)

St. Bernardine Catholic Church: 6:30, 8:30 am and 7:30 p.m.

St. Luke events

The St. Luke Religious Education Dept. will be holding a pancake breakfast in the school basement at 519 Ashland Ave. on Sunday, Feb. 18 from 8 a.m. till noon. Call 771-8250 for information.

St. Luke will pray the Stations of the Cross on the first six Fridays of Lent beginning on Feb. 23. Call 771-8250 for information.

St. Luke Catholic Church will be holding its Parish Mission on March 11 to March 13, 7:30 p.m. till 9 p.m. For information call 771-8250.

Black history program

St. John Lutheran School will be having a Black History program on Wednesday, Feb. 28, at 10 a.m. For information call 366-3226.

Jesus coffeehouse

The Celebrate Jesus Coffeehouse will get perking at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 17. Call 366-3226 for information.

Blessings for clowns

First United Church of Christ will bless the Medinah Shriner clowns at its 10:45 a.m. service on Sunday, Feb. 18. For information call 771-8456.

Across the ages

First United Church of Christ will hold an intergenerational activity after its 10:45 a.m. service on Sunday, March 4. A lunch will follow. Call 771-8456 for information.

Corn beef dinner

A corn beef dinner will be hosted by First United Church of Christ on Saturday, March 3, 5:30 p.m. till 7:30 p.m. Call 771-8456 for tickets, which must be purchased in advance.

Soup for the soul

St. Bernardine Catholic Church will be holding its Soup for the Soul series in the school cafeteria from 7 p.m. till 9 p.m. on Feb. 27 and March 6 and 13. Call 366-0839 for information.

Lenten services 

St. Paul’s Lutheran Church will be holding Lenten services at both noon and 7 p.m. on all Wednesdays in Lent beginning Feb. 28. For information call 366-0058.

St. John Lutheran Church will be holding mid-week Lenten services on Wednesdays, beginning on Feb. 28. Call 366-3226 for information.

Day of the Irish

The St. Luke Men’s Club will be sponsoring a St. Patrick’s Day party in the gym on March 10 at 6:30 p.m. Call 771-8250 for information.

-Compiled by Tom Holmes