Religion briefs, Feb. 18

Mini retreat March 4 to focus on grace

An Oasis Day Mini Retreat: This Mystery Called Grace is planned for 9 a.m.-noon March 4 at St. Francis Spirituality Center, 200 St. Francis Ave., Tiffin.

The retreat is to focus on the role of grace in spiritual journeys. The morning reflection is to include input, quiet time for prayer and sharing. Sister Roberta Marie Doneth, OSF, is to lead the retreat. Doors are to open at 8:30 a.m. for a continental breakfast. A noon meal is optional.

Registration is required. The cost is $12 for the retreat or $22 including the noon meal. Register by Feb. 27 by calling (419) 443-1485.

Community prayer service set for Thursday in Upper Sandusky

A community prayer service is set for 7 p.m. Thursday at Trinity Evangelical Church, 108 Malabar Drive, Upper Sandusky in the Student Life Center at the west end of the building.

For more information, call (419) 294-1535 or visit www.mytrinity.us.

Guided meditations set for March 6, 13 at St. Francis

Finding God in the Ordinary: Guided Meditations for Peace & Healing are set for 6:30-7:30 p.m. March 6 and March 13 at St. Francis Spirituality Center, 200 St. Francis Ave., Tiffin. Sister Edna Michel, OSF, is to guide meditations. Dress comfortably.

The suggested donation is $5 per session; scholarships are available. Registration is requested at (419) 443-1485 or peace@franciscanretreats.org.

World Day of Prayer service set for March 3 at St. John’s UCC, Tiffin

World Day of Prayer is an ecumenical celebration of informed prayer and prayerful action. The prayer service written by the women of the Philippines invites people to explore concepts of economic justice in the Filipino context and around the world, and the response in light of God’s generosity.

This service is sponsored by Church Women United at 1:30 p.m. March 3 at St. John’s United Church of Christ, 10 Main St., Tiffin.

For more information, visit www.wdp-usa.org.