Activities will mark `Day of Prayer to End Abortion'
A "Day of Prayer for an End to Abortion," will be held on Saturday, Jan. 22. Activities scheduled through the Catholic church include:
- Mass at 8 a.m. at the Cathedral of the Madeleine, South Temple and C Street
- Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
- A "Right to Life" rally at noon in the state Capitol rotunda. Midday prayer at the Cathedral at noon.
- Mass at 6 p.m.
- Candlelight Vigil at the Monument to the Unborn Child at Mt. Calvary Catholic Cemetery, 4th Avenue and T Street, 7:30 p.m.
- Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Cathedral
- Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament at 9 p.m. at the Cathedral.
For information, call Judy Rock at 328-8941 or Veola Burchett at 977-9119.
Concert program Sunday
First United Methodist Church, 203 S. 200 East, will host "Art Settings of Songs of the Soul," a program of spirituals, gospel and music, interspersed with poetry, on Sunday, Jan. 16 at 7 p.m. Mezzo soprano Rebecca Dimick will perform, accompanied by Lane Cheney, director of music at the church. The concert is free and the public is invited. For information, call 328-8726.
Trinity Baptist to hail 5th
Trinity Baptist Church will celebrate its fifth anniversary during services Sunday, Jan. 16. The Rev. Don Mogford will keynote the 11 a.m. worship service, which will be followed by a luncheon at 1 p.m. and a devotional message by former associate pastor O.J. Swanson. A slide presentation with highlights of the church's development will also be featured. The church, which meets in Miss Mindy's Child Care at 1995 W. 9000 South, has purchased property in Riverton for construction of a permanent facility. For information, call 255-0615.
Sermon will be noted
First Congregational Church, 2150 S. Foothill Drive, will honor the 130th anniversary of the first non-Mormon sermon preached in the Utah Territory with a special service Sunday, Jan. 16. The Rev. Robert B. Coates will preach from the antique pulpit from Independence Hall, the church's first home built in 1865 on 300 South just west of Main. The pulpit will be moved into the sanctuary for the occasion. An all-church dinner will follow the service.
Guest minister featured
OGDEN - United Church of Christ Congregational, 3350 Harrison, will host the Rev. William F. Dalke, conference minister of the Rocky Mountain Conference, on Sunday, Jan. 16. He will preach at the 10:30 a.m. worship service. The public is invited to attend - a potluck dinner will follow the service. The Rocky Mountain Conference includes some 90 congregations in Utah, Wyoming and Colorado.
Meeting spotlights housing
Salt Lake Urban Social Ministries will hold its regular meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 25, at noon at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 261 S. 900 East. Transitional housing in Salt Lake City will be the topic for this month's session and participants are invited to bring a brown bag lunch. Drinks will be provided.
Winter classes offered
The Utah Institute for Biblical Studies is offering winter quarter classes on a variety of topics. Classes may be taken for undergraduate credit or audited, and many may be taken for graduate credit applicable to an advanced degree program through Regent College in Vancouver, British Columbia. For information, call 581-1900.