Island Pond Baptist Church youth group, invites youth, grades nine through 12, to participate in Higher Standard Youth Group. A Youth Group for students in grades 6-8 meets Sundays from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesday evening prayer and Bible study is led by the Rev. Wells at 7 p.m. Men's ministry holds a Bible study on Monday and Thursday evenings at 6:35 and a men's prayer breakfast on the second Saturday of every month at 7:30 a.m. Call 329-5959 or visit IslandPondBC.org.
The Women's Bible study, an interdenominational gathering of women, is held every Wednesday at 10 a.m. at the Plaistow Public Library, Main Street in Plaistow. Call 887-2985.
New Creation Healing Center, 148 Plaistow Road (Route 125) in Plaistow, is a collection drop-off spot for those in need. First, and in conjunction with the Lions Clubs International, New Creation accepts and passes on good quality, but no longer needed eyeglasses. In conjunction with the Plaistow Food Bank, New Creation accepts nonperishable food. Call 382-7391.
First Baptist Church of Salem, offers a variety of family and individual ministries during the week. Youth groups meet on Wednesday and Sunday evenings. Family night is held on Wednesdays from 6 to 8 p.m. and begins with a free meal at 6 p.m. and classes for all ages, 7 to 8 p.m. The church is at 101 School St. in Salem. Call 893-9191.
Windham Bible Chapel, holds Kid's Klub on Fridays. Children, age 4 through grade four, are invited from 6 to 8 p.m. The Evangelical Free Church is at 14 Cobbetts Pond Road in Windham. Call 898-9899 or visit windhambible.com.
Trinity Charismatic Episcopal Church, in conjunction with New Creation Healing Center, holds services of Christian Healing on the first Sunday of every month at 2 p.m. Christian Healing services consist of worship with hymns, prayers and a teaching from the Bible applied to daily life. Trinity Church will offer two Bible studies each week. One is Tuesdays from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Pearson home, 23 Faith Drive (off East Road) in Hampstead. Call evenings, 329-7341. The other is Sundays at 6 p.m. at the Isbister home, 23 Scott Lane in Sandown. Call nights 887-2985. Overcomers, a Christian program based on Alcoholics Anonymous, is held Thursdays from 7 to 8:30 p.m. A women's Bible study is held at 1 p.m. on Wednesdays at the home of Ronnie Isbister, 23 Scott Lane in Sandown. Call Ronnie Isbister at 887-2985. Every third Thursday, the church co-sponsors half-hour prayer appointments between 1 and 3 p.m. To make an appointment, call the New Creation Healing Center office at 382-7391. Trinity Church worships at the Newton Junction Baptist Church, 18 West Main St. in Newton Junction. Call 382-0273.