Christ Church, 25 Central St., Andover: Lenten lectionary based bible study Sundays 9 to 9:45 through Palm Sunday. Members discuss “The Rich and the Rest of Us” Tuesdays in Lent at 6:30 p.m. Carolyn Cuozzo leads an overview of the Cathechesis of the Good Shepherd program, March 11, 7:30 to 9 p.m. The chatechesis is the basis of the Christian education program at the church. She speaks part of the church’s Women’s Group.
Faith Lutheran, 360 S. Main St., Andover: Midweek worship services will be held from noon to 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday and March 19. A soup and sandwich lunch follows. Pastor Marsha Heydenreich leads a Bible study group on “The Old Testament in Matthew,” Wednesday from 10 to 11:30 a.m.
First-Calvary Baptist, 586 Massachusetts Ave., North Andover: Ecumenical service March 13 at noon, sponsored by Communities Together. Participants are asked to bring diapers, pull-ups and children’s underwear of all sizes donate to serve 10 social service agencies through Communities Together.
Mary Queen of Peace of Sts. Mary and Joseph Parish, 200 Lawrence St., Salem: Lenten Mission, Monday through Thursday after the 6:30 p.m. Mass. Penance service tomorrow at 2 p.m.
Merrimack College, 315 Turnpike St., North Andover: Jesuit priest, Francis X. Clooney, the world’s leading expert on the Hindu-Christian Encounter speaks on the subject Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. in Cascia Hall. Clooney is professor of Divinity and of Comparative Theology as well as director of the Center for the Study of World Religions at the Harvard Divinity School.
Sacred Hearts, South Main Street, Bradford: Mary Ellen Driscoll and Betty Desjardins lead an evening of prayer, reflection and song based on the prodigal son, Tuesday at 7 p.m. The topic of the Catholicism video Thursday 6:30 to 8 p.m. is “The Last Things.”
St. Augustine, 34 Essex St., Andover: Evening prayer using the liturgy of the hours begins Wednesday at 6:15 p.m. through May 15. Catholicism series explores “World without End,” March 20 at 7 p.m. Tom Reynolds presents slides of the Holy Land, March 21 at 7 p.m.