Corpus Christi parish at Holy Rosary, 35 Essex St., Lawrence: “Why Catholic” a six-week course based on the Catechism, the Catholic church and scripture meets Monday at 1 p.m. and Tuesday at 6:30 p.m.
East Hampstead Union, 225 E. Main St., E. Hampstead: Local performers participate in a Christian music concert Oct. 13 at 7 p.m. Reception follows. Donations accepted for the church’s Operating Fund.
Faith Luteran, S. Main St., Andover: Tom’s Teen Time discussion series is tomorrow at 11 a.m. the group will watch film series on “The Hunger Games,” “The Avengers” and “The Way” and what Christian and social themes are reflected in them.
First Church Congregational, 26 Pleasant St., Methuen: Women’s spiritual book club meets Wednesday at 7 p.m.
Island Pond Baptist, 26 N. Salem Road, Hampstead: Women’s Bible study, a DVD series discussing the works of noted Christian writer and speaker, Elisabeth Elliot begins Oct. 11 from 9:15 to 11:30 and every Thursday.
Holy Cross, Derry: Public Rosary rally to pray for the nation Oct. 13 at noon. This is part of a movement of more than 8,000 rallies across the U.S. to ask the Virgin Mary for help in guiding the nation.
Our lady of Good Counsel, 22 Plymouth St., Methuen: M.C. Sullivan, director of ethics for Covenant Health Systems discusses Question 2, physician assisted suicide, Wednesday at 7 p.m. Sullivan is a nurse, lawyer and ethicist and will which will be on the Nov. 6 ballot. Bible study focusing on “Year of Faith” as proclaimed by Pope Benedict XVI to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the opening Vatican II and the 20th anniversary of the Catechism of the Catholic Church. The group will meet Mondays Oct. 8 through Nov. 19; Wednesdays Oct. 10 to Nov. 28 and Thursdays Oct. 18 to Dec. 6 all from 7 to 8:30 p.m.,
North Parish, 190 Academy Road, North Andover: People interested in learning more about the Unitarian Universalist sources and history can join the Rev. Lee Bluemel for an introductory class, Exploring Unitarian Universalism on Sundays, Oct.14, 21 and 28 from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. to register, contact MembershipCoordinator@northparish.org.