Expert to speak
YOUNGSTOWN -- The Rev. William Hudnut of Chevy Chase, Md., will speak at 11 a.m. May 19 at First Presbyterian Church.
He is a senior resident fellow at The Urban Land Institute in Washington, D.C. Hudnut is also the former mayor of Indianapolis and a Presbyterian minister whose grandfather was pastor of First Presbyterian Church.
For more information, call (330) 744-4307.
New church meets
LIBERTY -- A new church, Resurrection Life Chapel, is meeting at 10:30 a.m. Sundays in the meeting room at the Days Inn.
The interdenominational congregation plans to complete building a church in Niles this fall.
Pastor Ralph M. Barney can be reached at (330) 539-4500.
YOUNGSTOWN -- New Beginnings Outreach Ministries will hold a women's day service at 11 a.m. Sunday.
On May 18, the church's women's ministry will have a women's prayer breakfast at 9 a.m.
The cost for the breakfast is $7. Call (330) 743-9910.
Benefit concert set
COLUMBIANA -- Chip Richter of Columbiana will perform in an outdoor concert at The Way Station at 6 p.m. today as part of a drive to collect food.
People should bring nonperishable food items and lawn chairs. The event will be in The Upper Room Fellowship in case of rain.
YOUNGSTOWN -- Antioch Missionary Baptist Church is having two programs, including a mime ministry with New Bethel Baptist Church at 4 p.m. May 19.
At 6:30 p.m. May 24, the church will have a men's and women's day celebration at the Holiday Inn MetroPlex.
The speaker is the Rev. John Maiden, associate pastor of Providence Baptist Church in Cleveland.
The cost of the semi-formal event is $25 per adult and $15 per child. Call (330) 746-2848.
WARREN -- The Secret Place and Glory 2 Glory Coalition will present the "Chain Breaker Experience" at 7 p.m. Friday at New Jerusalem Fellowship.
The program will be presented by youths for both youths and adults.
YOUNGSTOWN -- Patti May Cangiano of Shasta Lake, Calif., will speak on "The Healing Power of Forgiveness" at 11 a.m. May 18 at First Church of Christ Scientist.
Mother's Day celebration
GIRARD -- Girard First United Methodist Church will have a Mother's Day celebration at 10:45 a.m. Sunday.
LIBERTY -- Pastor Vera Shymoniak of Pittsburgh will speak during a "Who's That Lady" program from 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. June 8 at the Holiday Inn MetroPlex.
The cost is $20.
Call (330) 747-0105 or (724) 347-3322.
YOUNGSTOWN -- Union Baptist Church will have programs to celebrate the seventh anniversary of service at the church by Pastor Michael H. Harrison Sr. and his family.
There will be a banquet at 6:30 p.m. Friday at the MetroPlex in Girard. The cost is $25.
Dr. I.T. Bradley from Akron will speak at 6 p.m. May 18 during a celebration of church ministries. Pastor Kenneth Paramore from United Baptist Church in Akron will speak at 10:45 a.m. May 19. Call (330) 746-1217.