Felicia Fonseca/The Associated Press A Baptist church near Prescott, Ariz., displays a sign asking for protection for firefighters battling the Doce Fire seen in the background on Wednesday, June 19, 2013. The fire burning in a second day has forced the evacuation of hundreds of homes.
"Are You a Spiritual Person? What Does it Really Mean to be Spiritual?" Discover the answer on Sunday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Superlative Wellness Center, 212 S. Montezuma in Prescott. Light refreshments follow the presentation. For information, call 515-2514 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cornerstone Evangelical Free Church has nursery and children's programs at the 9:30 a.m. Sunday service. They meet at the Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St., Prescott.
"Jekyll & Hyde," a production based loosely on the novel by Robert Louis Stevenson, will be presented by the Potter's House Christian Fellowship Ministry 7:30 p.m. June 28 and 29 at the Elks Opera House. The event is free. For more information, call 777-1370 or visit www.elksoperahouse.com.
Mountain View Baptist Church, 395 Pony Place in Dewey, will host a gospel music concert with Cinder Mountain from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Sunday, June 30. Admission is free, but a love offering will be accepted. For information, call 632-5787.
All are welcome to participate in celebrating with Beit Torah Jewish Congregation the ordination of Dr. Plotkin in July with a Kabbalat Shabbat dinner service, good food, good friends and good songs in Prescott. For details and directions, call 237-0390 or email email@example.com.
Plan ahead now for Vacation Bible School for your children or grandchildren. First Southern Baptist Church of Prescott Valley will host "Colossal Coaster World" July 8-12.
The Anglican Church of the Holy Spirit in Prescott Valley is offering a small-group six-week study series based upon Gary Chapman's book "The Five Love Languages - The Secret to Love that Lasts" on how to heal or strengthen a marriage. There is a $12 fee to cover the materials. One need not be associated with a church to attend. The series begins at 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 10, in the lower level building of the Mt. Valley Church of God, 8123 E. Manley Drive, Prescott Valley. Call Pam for more information at 642-0675.
Community Bible Study informational coffees will be 10 a.m. July 17 at Koina Café, 42201 N. 41st Drive, Anthem, and 10 a.m. Aug. 21 at Calvary Chapel Desert Hills, 711 E. Carefree Highway, Suite 120, Phoenix. For information, call Lois at 623-271-3066.
Join the OASIS (Older Adults Still in Service) group at Mountain Valley Church of God, 8123 E. Manley Drive in Prescott Valley. For more information, call 772-5713.
Compassionate Friends, a support group for parents who have lost a child at any age or however long ago, meets the second Tuesday of each month at Prescott United Methodist Church, 505 W. Gurley St. Pastor Carol Mumford leads the group, and any community member who has lost a child may attend. This is just one of the support groups that meets each month at PUMC. Other groups offer support for those with health issues such as breathing problems, cancer, depression and fibromyalgia/chronic fatigue. Contact the church office at 778-1950 for more information about these groups.
The Prescott Zen Center, founded by Charlotte Joko Beck, offers sitting meditation on Thursdays from 5:15 to 7 p.m. On Sundays, meditation is from 9:45 a.m. to noon. Individual interviews and talks/discussions will take place regularly. For information and location, call Nan at 717-2717.
All for Him Bible study meets 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays at Meals on Wheels. For information, call Larry at 899-4453.
Awakening Awareness Discussion Group meets Mondays to enhance one's understanding. For information, call 771-0535.
Course in Miracles Study Group meets at 7 p.m. Mondays at Church of Spiritual Living, 3755 Willow Creek Road, Prescott. For information, call 778-1602.
Spiritual Study Group meets at 7 p.m. Thursdays. Call George at 771-9426 for information and location.
Urantia Book Study Group meets at 7 p.m. Thursdays at 1133 Copper Canyon Drive, Prescott. For information, call Jean Painter at 925-5827.
Spiritual 12-Step Study meets at 7 p.m. Thursdays, biblical perspective, 2113 E. Highway 69, Prescott. Information: Bill, 273-0032.
Oneness Blessing meets at 7 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday at Creekside Center, 377 N. Rush St., Prescott. Information: 777-8877.
Personal Peace Meditation meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays at The Grove, 119 Grove Ave., Prescott. Information: the Rev. Doina Marie Barkhaus at 602-978-5640 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Spiritual Movie Night meets at 7 p.m. on the third Friday at the Unity Church, 145 S. Arizona Ave., Prescott. Love offering appreciated. Information: 445-1850.
Taize Service Meditation and Song is at 7 p.m. the first and third Thursday of the month at the First Congregational Church, 216 E. Gurley St., Prescott. For information, call the church at 445-4555 or visit www.FccUccPrescott.org.
Riders for Christ, Arizona Equestrian Ministries International, meet for a ride on the fourth Saturday. Information: Andee, 623-374-0857, or William, 602-980-7156.
Healing Prayer Circle meets from 7 to 8:30 p.m. the third Sunday of every month at 143 N. McCormick, Prescott. Information: 445-6506 or email@example.com.
Judian Society has spiritual, religious and self-help materials available at St. Jude's Possible Shop in Prescott. All proceeds benefit women and children of the area in crisis. St. Jude's is a support program of Judian Society, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. For more information, call 778-2725.
The Lutheran Hour has been around since the Great Depression in the 1930s. What you will get is solid Lutheran teaching, interesting anecdotes, a good speaker and, sometimes, good traditional music. It can be heard on radio station KYCA 1490 AM, starting at 7:05 a.m. every Sunday and is sponsored by Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church in Prescott.