Saint David’s Episcopal Church, 138 York St., Kennebunk, announces that summer worship service times begin Sunday, June 15 with an 8 a.m. service with traditional language and a 9:30 a.m. service with hymns and contemporary language. A Saturday evening vigil eucharist is offered at 5 p.m. There is no child care or church school during the summer. Call 985-3073 for more information.

The Southern Maine Church of Christ, 1228 Portland Road in Arundel, hosts worship at 10:30 a.m. on Sundays, with Bible class for all ages at 9:30 a.m. Bible study is offered every Sunday evening at 6 p.m. and Wednesdays at 7 p.m. Visit or call 229-4174 for more information.

The Kennebunk Baptist Church will start the summer schedule on Sunday, June 15. Services will be at 10 a.m. with Children’s Church during the service. The church is celebrating “Old Home Week” on Saturday, June 28 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Craft items, food and beverages will be for sale. All are welcome to join the festivities or rent a craft table. To rent a table or for more information on the event or church services, call 985-9211.

Good Shepherd Parish, encompassing the Catholic churches of Biddeford, Saco, Old Orchard Beach and Lyman, announces a change in Mass times for the summer season: On Saturday, Mass will be offered at 4 p.m. at Most Holy Trinity in Saco, St. Joseph in Biddeford and St. Margaret in Old Orchard Beach. Mass will be at 4:30 p.m. at St. Philip in Lyman and at 5:30 p.m. at St. Brendan in Biddeford Pool. On Sunday, Mass will be at 8 a.m. at St. Joseph in Biddeford, in French; at 8:30 a.m. at St. Margaret in Old Orchard Beach and at Most Holy Trinity in Saco; at 9 a.m. at St. Philip in Lyman; at 10:30 a.m. at Most Holy Trinity in Saco and St. Margaret in Old Orchard Beach; and at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph in Biddeford. As of June 28, a 9:30 a.m. Mass will be added on Sundays at St. Brendan in Biddeford Pool.

Organist Mark Thallander is scheduled to perform musical pieces during Sunday morning worship services at Cape Neddick Baptist Church, 34 River Road, Cape Neddick, Sundays, June 15 and July 6, 10:15 a.m.; The Church on the Cape, 3 Langsford Road, Cape Porpoise, June 22, 10 a.m.

Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Kennebunk currently offers services on Sundays at 8:15 a.m. (modern) and at 10:45 a.m. (traditional). Beginning on June 15 and continuing through the end of July, service times will be at 8:15 a.m. and at 9:45 a.m. In addition to services, the church hosts bean suppers on the first Saturday evening of the month, from 4-6 p.m., which is open to the community at no charge. On the second Monday of the month, a friendship luncheon is offered to the community at 11:30 a.m., at no charge. All are welcome to attend. The church’s community yard sale will be held on June 14, beginning at 8 a.m.

Week-long retreats for women are scheduled for late June through early August at Marie Joseph Spiritual Center, in Biddeford Pool. For more information or to register for programs, call 284-5671 or visit

The Ocean Park Religious Society will host a worship service at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday, June 15 in Porter Hall, with the sermon topic of “Burma: 200 Years Later.” Worship leader will be Lorna Hansen, board of International Ministries member and past Maine American Baptist Women president, of Auburn. Musical accompaniment will be provided by Marjorie Muise and Rob Hansen, both of Auburn. This will be the third and final service of the religious society for 2014. All are welcome.

The West Kennebunk United Methodist Church, 160 Alfred Road, West Kennebunk, will host a series of concerts this summer, with the first scheduled for Sunday, June 22 at 3 p.m., featuring Don and Cindy Roy of Gorham performing Franco-American style fiddling with piano and foot percussion accompaniment. “Concerts in West K!” will feature a variety of folk, country, jazz and classical performers. In July, the church will present “Darlin’ Corey,” a duo of Matt Shipman and Erica Brown, performing Americana and bluegrass; and in August, the Boston-based flute and guitar duo of Peter Bloom and Mark Leighton will perform. See the Spotlight calendar on the Journal Tribune’s Thursday art listings for more information. Admission to all of concerts in the series is by donation and free parking is available at the Mason’s lodge across the street.

First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, 114 Main St., Kennebunk, announces that during the summer, all programs will begin at 9:30 a.m. and will be led by church members.

The Unitarian Universalist Church of Saco and Biddeford, 60 School St., Saco, announces that its summer service times will begin on Sunday, June 29 and run through Sunday, Aug. 24. Services are one half-hour long and begin at 8:30 a.m. They will be followed by a social hour. For more information, call the church office at 282-0062.

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