Bethany Union Church

The Educational Hour will resume on Sunday, Sept. 10, at 9:30 a.m., at Bethany Union Church, 1750 W. 103rd St.

There will be special Sunday workshop services on Sept. 17, National Back to Church Sunday, to reach out to those needing a church.

Freedom Sunday will be held on Sept. 24 at 10:30 a.m. to help end slavery and human trafficking.

For more information, call (773) 779-0123, email or visit

Beverly Unitarian 

The Beverly Unitarian Church, 103rd Street and Longwood Drive, will hold a flea market on the lawn on Saturday, Sept. 9, from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

The market is sponsored by Women of the Castle.

For more information, call (312) 618-1814.

Wayside Chapel

Communion Sunday will be held on Sept. 3, at 12:30 and 4:30 p.m., at Wayside Chapel, 12700 Southwest Hwy., in Palos Park. The Wayside Chapel serves a non-alcoholic cup and gluten-free bread.

Volunteers are needed setting up communion as well as helping distribute it.

For more information, call Chris Hopkins at (708) 361-3650.

St. Christina

The St. Christina Parish Ministry will host its first in a series of adult grief support meetings on Tuesday, Sept. 19, from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

The meetings are part of the parish’s Take the Next Step program and will be held at the St. Christina Ministry Center, 11033 S. Christiana Ave. All adults are welcome to attend.

For more information or for grief support prior to the meeting, call at (773) 779-7181.