speaker: 7 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 100 Church St., Youngstown. Brian Bennett, Ph.D., professor and chairman of the religious studies department at Niagara University, will speak on cults. For information, call 745-7067.


PRAYER: The Healing Rooms of Buffalo Niagara is open for prayer for anyone who needs physical, emotional or spiritual healing, 7 to 9 p.m., Potters House Christian Community Church, 723 Seventh St., Niagara Falls. No appointment or fee necessary. For more information, call 884-0048.


BIBLE STUDY: 7 p.m., St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church, 1073 Saunders Settlement Road, Lewiston. Study will focus on the Gospel of Matthew. For information, call 297-2668.

RECOVERY GROUP: 7:30 p.m., Wheatfield Community Church, 3571 Niagara Falls Blvd. Addiction Conquerors will offer a Life Recovery Group every week to those who are victims of any addiction. The Rev. Pat Lavery, co-founder, will lead. For information, call 553-3794 or visit


DEVOTIONAL GROUP MEETING: St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church, 1073 Saunders Settlement Road, Lewiston. Upper Room discussion and devotional at 1 p.m.; Vespers at 6:30; and “Orthodoxy 101,” a meeting designed for those wishing to convert or learn more about the Orthodox faith, at 7. For information, call 297-2668 or email


GROUP DISCUSSION: 6:30 p.m., Mount Olive Lutheran Church. “Step One,” an informal group gathers to discuss various topics. All are welcome. For information, call 434-8500.

Next Sunday

ROSARY CRUSADE: 2 to 3:30 p.m., Our Lady of Fatima Shrine, 1023 Swann Road, Lewiston. Includes a Rosary procession, coronation Blessing of the Children and Benediction. For information, call 754-7489.

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