A community seminar, "Connecting," on the basics of the Christian faith will be held from 9:15 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. Saturday, July 14, at Galilee Lutheran Church, 4652 Mountain Road in Pasadena. The seminar seeks to explore through the Bible the ways God interacts with humanity and covers the Ten Commandments, the Apostles' Creed, the Lord's Prayer, baptism, Communion, faith and the church. All materials will be furnished. Lunch will be provided, and child care is available if requested by noon Wednesday, July 11. Reservations and information: 410-255-8236.
Vacation Bible School
The Lutheran Church of Our Redeemer, 7606 Quarterfield Road in Glen Burnie, offers a one-week session from 9 a.m. to noon July 23-27 for children ages 4 through fifth grade. Participants will make crafts, learn songs, play games and hear a new Bible story each day. For registration or information, visit the church office between 10 a.m. and noon Tuesdays or Thursdays, or call 410-766-8778. $5 per child registration fee. Children in grades 6-8 who volunteer as helpers can register for free.
Woods Memorial Presbyterian Church, 611 Baltimore-Annapolis Blvd., offers a one-week day camp from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 6-10 for children entering third through ninth grades to teach them to express their faith through music, drama, movement and fine arts. The cost of $110 will include activities, lunch and snacks, materials and an hour swim each day at the community center pool. There will be a sleepover Thursday with dinner and breakfast provided Friday. On Friday, the campers will present a musical at 6:30 p.m. Registration and information: 410-647-2550 or go to woodschurch.org.
Greater Crofton Reformed Orthodox Presbyterian Church holds a weekly study class focusing on 2 Corinthians at 7:30 p.m. Thursdays at the Cross Roads School House, 1358 Millersville Road, Millersville. The Rev. Jerry Taylor leads the class. All are welcome. Information: Dave Eden at firstname.lastname@example.org or the church's Facebook page.