St. Philip's Episcopal Church announces its summer worship schedule. Sunday services will take place at 7:30 and 10 a.m. A nursery will be available from 9:45 to 11:30 a.m. for infants through 4-year-olds. There will also be services on Wednesdays at noon and 8 p.m.

The Wednesday Bible studies program will focus on the Book of Proverbs.

On Sunday at 10 a.m., St. Philip's and Pentecostal Church of God, Palabra en Accion, will hold a joint worship service in English and Spanish. All are welcome. The church is at 522 Main St., Laurel. Call 301-776-5151.

Gethsemane United Methodist Church has invited the Rev. Obie Wright to speak at its Men's Day service at 10 a.m. Sunday. The topic of his sermon is "Men Touched by the Spirit and Walking in Faith." All are welcome. The church is at 910 Addison Rd. S., Capitol Heights. Call 301-336-1219.

Reach the World Christian Church will hold a praise festival on June 25 at 9 p.m. Local gospel vocalists and instrumentalists, poets and other musicians will perform a wide range of works from contemporary pieces to hip-hop. The church is at 8027-C Penn Randall Pl., Upper Marlboro. Free. Call 301-568-4188.

Immanuel United Methodist Church is holding a men's yard sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Vendor tables are available for $10. The church is at 17400 Aquasco Rd., Baden. Call 301-888-2831.

University United Methodist Church, Riverdale Presbyterian Church and Berwyn Presbyterian Church are now registering children ages 3 through 11 for their vacation Bible school. The school will be in session from 9:30 a.m. to noon, June 27 through July 2. Children will participate in arts and crafts, musical programs, recreation and Bible study in an atmosphere designed to be fun. There is no charge to attend. Call 301-422-1400.

St. Andrew's Episcopal Church will host a concert by the Jones Family, a four-voice Brentwood-based folk ensemble, and a party to celebrate the release of the group's CD "From Earth to Heaven," at 8 p.m. Saturday. Refreshments will be available for purchase, with the proceeds going to the Great American Bake Sale, a national program sponsored by Share Our Strength and Parade magazine to end child hunger in America. The parish hall of the church is at 4512 College Ave., College Park. Admission is free. Call 301-864-8880.

-- Compiled by GERRI MARMER

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