Saturday

Holy Grounds Coffee House, 6:30 p.m., featuring Garrett Soucy and Dustin Saucier. Church of the Holy Spirit, 1047 Congress St., Portland. Doors open at 6:15 p.m. and food is available for a small charge. There is no cover but donations for the artists are accepted.

Sunday

Rejoicing Spirits, 4 p.m., special worship service for persons with cognitive or developmental disabilities, followed by fellowship and supper. Held at Trinity Lutheran Church, 612 Main St., Westbrook. Wheelchair accessibility and ASL interpreter provided.

Lenten Music, 5:15 p.m., service featuring a variety of music from several genres with Terry Foster and Denise and Erika Meiler. Cathedral Church of St. Luke, 143 State St., Portland. Lenten biscotti and tea will be offered after the service.

Ubuntu Ministries of Greater Portland, 6 to 8 p.m., an evening of songs of prayer and praise presented by refugees from Burundi. All are invited. Held at St. Paul’s Anglican Church, 279 Congress St., Portland.

Public Hymn Sing, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m., open to all ages. No service. Raymond Village Community Church, 27 Main St./Route 121, Raymond Village. Call 655-7749 for details.

Tuesday

“A Time for Peace,” noon to 1 p.m., silent interfaith vigil. Individuals may contemplate, meditate or pray as they wish. State Street Church, 159 State St., Portland. For more information call 774-6396.

“On Creation, Science and Faith,” 7 to 8:30 p.m., first in a four-week Lenten series with the Rev. Amelia Hagan, a nuclear scientist. Cathedral Church of St. Luke, 143 State St., Portland. Call 772-5434 for more information.

 

Affordable Housing, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., public discussion to address direct action, political change, diversity of tactics and community building. Presented by Occupy our Homes (Occupy Portland) and Housing Crisis Coalition. Snacks and drinks will be provided and a children’s area is available on request. State Street Church, 159 State St., Portland.