The Spiritual Calendar runs in Saturday's Lifestyle section. E-mail items to calendar@

gwinnettdailypost.com or fax to 770-339-8081. Please include the date, time, address, phone number and cost. Deadline is two weeks prior to the event.

Today

Sugar Hill United Methodist Church will host a Crown Ministries seminar from 8:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. at the church, 4600 Nelson Brogdon Blvd. in Sugar Hill. The family seminar will address God's principles of handling money. Call 770-945-2845.

Monday

Sugarloaf United Methodist Church will begin "Grief Share," a 13-week support group program to help those grieving the loss of a loved one. The group will meet at 7 p.m. Mondays at the church, 1795 Old Peachtree Road in Duluth. Call 770-814-2050.

Harmony Grove United Methodist Church will sponsor a seven-week study in beginner's conversational Spanish from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays beginning Jan. 9. The cost is $21. The meetings will be held in Room B211 at the church, 50 Harmony Grove Road in Lilburn. Call the church office at 770-921-7747.

Thursday

Hamilton Mill United Methodist church will launch a 13-week confidential grief support program for children ages 5 through 17. The program will run through March 30. The church is located at 1450 Pine Road in Dacula. Call 770-271-8855 ext. 107.

Hamilton Mill United Methodist church will launch a 13-week video-based DivorceCare support group. The program will run through March 30. The church is located at 1450 Pine Road in Dacula. Call 770-271-8855 ext. 107.

Friday

The Miss North Metro Christian Pageant will accept candidates through Friday. The pageant will be held Jan. 21 at Summit Baptist Church in Loganville. Each contestant must be a member of a local Christian church and be a Georgia resident. Call Jackie Watson at 770-466-5010 or visit www.GaChristianPageants.com.

Jan. 14

CtK Christian Directed Singles will meet for a movie and dinner at 4 p.m. at Medlock Bridge Regal Cinemas. E-mail carolhol@msn.com.

Jan. 15

John Wesley United Methodist Church will begin an 11-week study on Genesis books 12-50 at 12:30 p.m. at the church, 5320 Jimmy Carter Blvd. in Norcross. Call 770-448-8636.

Jan. 21

Sugarloaf United Methodist Church will present "Look Good, Feel Better," a free service that teaches cancer patients hands-on cosmetic techniques, will be held from noon to 2 p.m. at the church, 1795 Old Peachtree Road in Duluth. Call 404-816-4994 or 800-282-4914.

Jan. 22

CtK Christian Directed Singles will hold a program on financial planning for singles at 6:30 p.m. at Christ The King Lutheran Church, 5575 Peachtree Parkway in Norcross. The speaker will be David Hultstrom, founder and president of Financial Architects of Woodstock. Light snacks will be provided. Call 770-449-1211.

Jan. 27

Unity Christ Center will show the film "Indigo Revolution" at 7 p.m. at the center, 3474 South Scales Road in Suwanee. Tickets are $10. Call 770-495-0881 or visit www.spiritualcinemanetwork.com.

Jan. 29

Hamilton Mill United Methodist Church will offer a seminar at 7 p.m. called "How to Minister to Those Who Are Grieving" featuring guest speaker the Rev. Judy Colyer Wolfe. The church is located at 1450 Pine Road in Dacula. Call 770-271-8855 ext. 107.

Feb. 26

Unity Christ Center will present Rocco Errico, founder and president of the Noorha Foundation, during the 11 a.m. service. There will be a book signing afterward. Errico is a Biblical scholar working from Aramaic Peshitta texts. The center is located at 3474 South Scales Road in Suwanee. Call 770-495-0881 or visit www.unitychristcenter.org.

Ongoing events

Dacula resident Toby Reid will exhibit 20 pastel paintings at the chapel/gallery at St. Edward's Episcopal Church, 737 Moon Road in Lawrenceville, through Feb. 17. Call 770-963-6128.

McKendree United Methodist Church is offering several 13-week programs. Divorce Care for Adults is a support group for those who are separated or divorced. It will be held in Room 122. Grief Share is an adult program committed to helping those who are grieving cope with loss. The seminar will be held in the Bride's Room. Compassion for Children, designed to run in conjunction with Divorce Care and Grief Share, offers support for children who may need to share feelings of fear or sadness and find hope. All sessions will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays. The church is located at 1570 Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road at the Russell Road intersection. Call the Rev. Kathy McFarland at 770-339-9801, ext. 25.

A miracle and healing crusade presented by Divine Healing Ministries Inc. is from 5 to 7 p.m. the last Saturday of the month. The event is held in the conference room at the Amberley Suite Hotel, 5885 Oakbrook Parkway N.W. in Norcross. There is no cost. Call 678-380-4543.

Unity Christ Center presents the ongoing "A Course in Miracles" at 9:30 a.m. Sundays and 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays. The center is located at 3474 S. Scales Road, Suwanee. An offering is requested. Call 770-495-0881 or visit www.unitychristcenter.org.

Trinity Church in Lawrenceville offers a Spanish-language service at 11 a.m. Sundays, followed by a Spanish-language Sunday school adult class. The church is located at 1985 Old Fountain Road in Lawrenceville. Call 770-339-0017 or visit www.tcfchurch.com.

A "Boundaries" class meets at 11 a.m. Sundays at Sugarloaf United Methodist Church, 1795 Old Peachtree Road in Duluth. Call 678-684-6027.

A 101 College and Career class for those ages 18-25 meets at 11:05 a.m. Sundays in the Life Center at Sugar Hill United Methodist Church, 4600 Nelson Brogdon Blvd. in Sugar Hill. Call 770-945-2845.

CtK Christian Directed Singles meets at 12:20 p.m. Sundays for brunch at Atlanta Bread Company at the Forum, Peachtree Parkway in Norcross.

Crosspointe Church in Duluth offers AXIS to youth, a student ministry that encourages children to explore and delve deeper into a relationship with Christ. Middle school students meet at 9:30 a.m. Sundays, and high schoolers meet at 4:30 p.m. Sundays. The church is located at 1800 Satellite Blvd. in Duluth. Call 678-812-4500.

Hebron Baptist Church holds English as a Second Language classes from 10:30 a.m. to noon and 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays in Building D at the church, 202 Hebron Church Road in Dacula. Classes are free, and childcare is available. Call 770-962-3671 ext. 258 (ext. 337 for Spanish).

Hebron Church's Men of Light Purity Ministry offers Biblical answers, hope and support for men battling sexual impurity including pornography. Weekly meetings are confidential and anonymous at the church, 202 Hebron Church Road in Dacula. Call Mike at 404-502-1802.

Grief Share support group for those grieving the loss of a loved one meets at 7 p.m. every Monday in October at Sugarloaf United Methodist Church, 1795 Old Peachtree Road in Duluth. Call 770-814-2050.

Parent's Morning Out, a Christian care program for children ages six months to 3, is open from 9:30 a.m. to 12:20 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. The day care is located at First United Methodist Church of Lawrenceville, 395 W. Crogan St. in Lawrenceville. Call 770-963-0386, ext. 48.

"The Light," a men's sexual purity support group, meets Monday evenings at Sugar Hill United Methodist Church, 4600 Nelson Brogdon Blvd. in Sugar Hill. Confidentiality is assured. Call 678-386-7349.

Crossroads Career Network meets from 7 to 9 p.m. the first Monday of the month at Snellville United Methodist Church, 2428 Main St. in Snellville. Call Ella Collier at 770-972-9360 or visit www.crossroadscareer.net.

Creating Your Family Through Adoption support group meets from 7 to 9 p.m. the third Monday of the month at Duluth First United Methodist Church, 3208 Ga. Highway 120 in Duluth, in room F-145. The group is open to those who are considering adoption, is in the process or has already adopted. Call the Rev. C. Kay Fuino at 770-476-3776.

Grief Share Support Group meets at 7 p.m. Mondays at McKendree United Methodist Church, 1570 Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road in Lawrenceville. Call 770-339-9801.

Celebrate Recovery will meet at 7 p.m. Mondays at Sugarloaf Community Church, 1401 Old Peachtree Road in Suwanee. Child care is available for this Biblical-based recovery. Call 770-476-1400 ext. 232 or e-mail cr@sugarloafcc.org.

Fresh Start Divorce Recovery Group meets at 7 p.m. Mondays at Living Faith Church, 1707-A Enterprise Drive in Buford, in the Brickton Complex. Child care is available. Call 770-271-9888.

Grace Arbor, the Older Adult Day Program of First United Methodist Church of Lawrenceville, is held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. A registration interview is required. Call Robin Dill, program director, at 770-963-0386 ext. 26 or e-mail robin@fumclv.org.

TeenMOPS, for mothers age 19 and younger, meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays at Sugar Hill United Methodist Church, 4600 Nelson Brogdon Blvd. in Sugar Hill. Dinner and registration are free, and there is free transportation upon availability. Call 770-945-2845 ext. 244.

First United Methodist Church in Lawrenceville offers an Older Adult Day Program from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. The program will focus on adults with memory impairment and will include pet therapy, gardening, art, music and other activities. The church is located at 395 West Crogan St. in Lawrenceville. Call 770-963-0386.

Crossroads Career Network meets from 7 to 9 p.m. the second Tuesday of the month at Sugar Hill United Methodist Church. Call Tony DiMatteo at 770-841-9001 or e-mail tony_d@bellsouth.net.

Snellville Women's Community Bible Study invites local women to join its study of the prophets of the Old Testament in a course called "Return to Jerusalem." Meetings will be held at 9:30 a.m. Wednesdays. Child care is available for infants and a preschool program teaches children ages 2 through 5 Bible lessons through storytelling, crafts, role playing and music. Call 770-717-0647.

Celebrate Recovery group meets at 6 p.m. Wednesdays at Living Faith Church, 1707 Enterprise Drive in Buford, in the Brickton Complex. Child care is available. Call 770-271-9888.

"Wesley Wednesdays," a weekly evening of food, fellowship and fun, are held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays at John Wesley United Methodist Church, 5320 Jimmy Carter Blvd. in Norcross. A nursery is available. Call 770-448-8636 or visit www.johnwesleyumc.org.

A weekly 12-step, Christ-centered recovery group meets from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays at Perimeter Church, 9500 Medlock Bridge Road in Duluth. Contact Mary Joesting at 678-405-2209 or maryj@perimeter.org.

A singles connection class for those age 25 and older meets at 7 p.m. Wednesdays in Room M141 at Sugar Hill United Methodist Church, 4600 Nelson Brogdon Blvd. in Sugar Hill. Call 770-945-2845.

"What Does the Bible Say" study group is held at 7 p.m. Thursdays at Zion Lutheran Church, 468 Northdale Road, Suite D in Lawrenceville. Individual sessions may be arranged. Contact Pastor Mayhew at 770-962-9034 or ndmayhew@juno.com.

"Lessons of the Master," led by Raymond Gibson, is held at 7 p.m. every Thursday except Nov. 24 at Unity Christ Center, 3474 S. Scales Road in Suwanee. Call 770-495-0881 or visit www.unitychristcenter.org.

An Alzheimer's support group geared toward caretakers meets at 7 p.m. every second Thursday of the month at Sugarloaf United Methodist Church, 1795 Old Peachtree Road in Duluth. Guest speakers address topics such as seeking additional Medicare assistance, developing coping skills and finding community resources. Call 770-814-2050 or visit www.sugarloaf.org.

Writers of Light, a creative writers group, meets from 6:30 to 8 p.m. the second and fourth Thursday of the month at Hebron Baptist Church, 202 Hebron Church Road in Dacula. Call 770-962-3671, ext. 239.

Divorce Care support group meets at 7 p.m. Thursdays at Sugarloaf United Methodist Church, 1795 Old Peachtree Road in Duluth. Call 678-684-6027.

North Metro First Baptist Church holds a women's Bible study from 9:30 to 11 a.m. every Thursday at the church, 1026 Old Peachtree Road in Lawrenceville. All women are welcome. Free child care will be available for children through age 5. Call 770-995-9055.

North River Community Church offers the "Celebrate Recovery" program at 7 p.m. every Friday for anyone struggling with hurts or habits. Attendees may bring their own supper at 6:30 p.m. The church is located at 1665 Lakes Parkway in Lawrenceville. Call Tom or Jane Lannon at 770-962-0879.