Area combat war veterans are invited to attend a Healing Conference on Friday, Oct. 5, and Saturday, Oct. 6, hosted by Christ the Redeemer Church, 188 Elliott St., Route 62, Danvers. The conference speaker is Nigel Mumford, director of Healing Ministries of Christ the King Spiritual Life Center in Greenwich, N.Y., and founder of the Welcome Home Initiative for veterans who struggle with PTSD. Enjoy a quiet, gentle, caring environment where it is safe to receive God’s healing love. The conference starts at 7 p.m. Friday and continues Saturday from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Combatant veterans of all wars will be admitted free of charge. The cost is $65 at the door for all other attendees. Lunch is included in admission; make payments by cash or check only. For more information, visit www.ctr-anglican.org or call Judy at 978-526-4671.
The Northshore Unitarian Universalist Church, 323 Locust St., Danvers, will hold weekly services
on Sunday mornings from 10:30 to about 11:30 a.m. Refreshments and conversation will follow. Religious education is provided for all ages. The church is open to all, regardless of race, origin, challenges, religious background, lifestyle or sexual orientation. For more information, visit www.nsuu.org, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 978-774-7582.
The Christian Women’s Connection October Brunch is set for Monday, Oct. 15, from 8:45 to 10:30 a.m. in the Lighthouse Point Room at the Danversport Yacht Club, 161 Elliott St., Danvers. Guest speaker Beverley Marini will present “God’s Blessings in a Rebellious Life.” Brunch is $13 inclusive, and all women are welcome. Free child care is available for children up to age 5. Reservations are required by Saturday, Oct. 13. For more information, to make a reservation, for child care or for a cancellation, call Jan at 978-532-1379 or 978-303-7873 or Laura at 978-532-2157.
Children of the PJ Library and their families are invited to celebrate Sukkot