New pastor at Grace Pentecostal plans revival services today, Friday, Sunday
The new pastor at Grace Pentecostal Church, the Rev. Justin Gorton, is planning revival services to begin at 6:30 p.m. today and Friday and 9:30 a.m. Sunday. Guest speakers, Caleb and Hannah Hollingsworth of St. Paul, Minnesota, graduates of Apostolic Bible Institute in St. Paul, are to minster in words and music.
Gorton, who became pastor at the 235 Third Ave. church in May, also graduated from the bible institute with a bachelor’s degree in theology. He is a musician, playing guitar, keyboard and drums. Services are at 9:30 a.m. Sunday, with Bible study and prayer at 6 p.m. Thursday.
Call (269) 589-1546.
Fundraising chicken dinner set for Sunday
Republic Lions Club plans a chicken barbecue beginning at 11 a.m. Sunday at the Republic town hall. Dinners, which cost $9, include half of a barbecued chicken, homemade potato salad, applesauce, bread and a cupcake. Dine in or drive-through service is available, as is delivery within a 10-mile radius.
Call (567) 228-9238 to order by 9 a.m. Sunday. Proceeds are to be donated to Gary Seasley for medical expenses.
Fish fry set for March 9 at Coon Hunters
An all-you-can-eat fish fry is set for 5-7:30 p.m. March 9 at Sandusky River Coon Hunters on TR 131 near Walnut Grove Cmapgrounds. The cost is $8 for adults and $4 for children younger than 12. The dinner is to benefit Financial Assistance for Cancer Treatment of Seneca County.
Protective Services 5K set for April 27
The Protective Services 5K is set for April 27 at Hedges-Boyer Park. Registration for the 5K run/walk is free, and the first 200 people to register are to get free race T-shirts. Advance registration must be postmarked by April 17.
Registration, check-in and packet pickup are set for 8 a.m. April 27, with the 5K to start at 9 a.m.
Prizes are to be awarded to the top male and female finishers in the following age groups: 12 and younger, 13-18, 19-29, 30-45, 46-59, and 60 and older.
To obtain an entry form, call Kristine Waldock at (419) 447-5011 ext. 372.
Encore run of ‘A Star Is Born’ features more footage, songs
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Can’t stop watching Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper’s Oscar-night performance of “Shallow”? You’re in luck: Warner Bros. is bringing a special encore version of “A Star Is Born” back to the big screen Friday with nearly 12 additional minutes of footage.
The studio said Wednesday that the new edition will feature extended performances of songs sung by Gaga like “Alibi,” and an a cappella “Shallow,” which won the Oscar Sunday for best original song. It will also feature brand new scenes between the two leads Ally and Jack.
The one week engagement starts Friday on over 1,150 screens in the U.S. and Canada.