Local Religion Briefs

Soup’s On free meal

The Soup’s On free meal will be offered Saturday Aug. 29 at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church, corner of North High and North streets, Hillsboro. Prayer and praise is at 4:30 p.m. Dinner, eat-in only, is served from 5-6 p.m. The menu will be chicken patties served on a bun, vegetable medley, applesauce, assorted drinks, pies, cake and ice cream.

New Hope Baptist Church anniversary

New Hope Baptist Church will celebrate its 161st church anniversary on Sunday, Aug. 30. Guests will be pastor Moorehead and the congregation from the Hosack Street Baptist Church, Columbus. Services start at 4 p.m. Pastor Tyrone Lawes and the congregation welcomes everyone to attend. The church is located at 128 E. Beech St., Hillsboro.

August Open Door free meal cancelled

Due to an unusually busy schedule at the church, it is necessary to cancel the Aug. 29 Open Door free meal at the Greenfield United Methodist Church. It will be back on Saturday, Sept. 26 when the menu will be chicken casserole, green beans, bread and fruit.

Old Timers Days 5K Run/Walk

The Christian Missionary Fellowship Church is again hosting the Old Timers Days 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, Sept. 19. Registration begins at 7 am. and the event starts at 8 a.m. at the old Malcom Car Lot, 217 Rarden Rd., Peebles. A $20 entry fee includes a T-shirt and runner and walker categories are based on age ranges. CMF helps build churches in other parts of the world with the money raised.