First United Church of Christ is putting on a luau and silent auction at the Community Center on Saturday, Aug. 25 from 6:30 p.m. till 11 p.m. Tickets are $40 per person. Call 771-8456 for information.

Thailand trip

The Thai Community Church and St. Paul’s are sponsoring a mission trip to Thailand Oct. 31 to Nov. 12. Call 366-0058 for information.

Raffle extravaganza

Proceeds from the Raffle Extravaganza, which includes bingo, on Saturday, Sept. 8 in the St. Bernardine School will help defray the cost of education at the school. For information call 366-6890.

Saturday at the movies

St. Paul’s Lutheran Church is screening the movie, “Hercules,” on Saturday, Aug. 11. The $2 per child admission includes lemonade and popcorn. Parents who accompany their children get in free. For information call 366-0058.

New worship time

St. Paul’s Lutheran Church has changed its worship from 10 a.m. to 9 a.m. as a result of its new partnership with St. Peter’s, which begins its service at 10:30 a.m. For more information call 366-0058.

Chicago Faith Conference

This free event held at the Living Word Christian Center will feature presentations by Kenneth and Gloria Copeland, Dr. Leroy Thompson and others. The event will span several days from Sept. 9 to Sept. 14. Doors open at 6 p.m. For more information call 1-800-711-9327.

Business school event

The Joseph Business School is hosting an open house at Living Word Christian Center from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 18. For additional information on this free event, call 1-866-791-4JBS(4527).

Wednesday worship at St. John

St. John Lutheran Church holds worship services every Wednesday in August at 7 p.m. Call 366-3226 for information.