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Special events

•The North Highlands Church of Christ, 1414 Archer Ave., will have a free community block party from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday. There will be games, a bounce house, face painting, a fire truck, free food and drinks and an Elvis gospel concert by Elvis tribute artist Brent Cooper from 4 to 6 p.m. For information, call 424-5501.

Faith United Church of Christ will have a “Rally Day Church Service” Aug. 25 at Metea County Park, 8401 Union Chapel Road. Entrance fee to the park will be paid by the church and food will be provided. Morning worship begins at 10 a.m. and lunch is served at noon, followed by swimming, hiking and corn hole. To RSVP, call 637-7660 or 637-6025 or email

Good Hope Baptist Church, 809 Elmrow Drive, will have a “Homecoming Celebration” at 4 p.m. Aug. 25 with guest speaker the Rev. Dr. Carl Whitt. Also, all-day dinners will be on sale for $10 on Aug. 24. For more information, call 744-3834.

Southern Heights Baptist Church, 4001 S. Anthony Blvd., will have a celebration of Pastor Otha Aden and Sylvia Aden’s 45 years of ministry. The banquet will be at 3 p.m. Aug. 25 in the Eicher Commons dining room at Crossroads Bible College, 1027 W. Rudisill Blvd., with speaker Dr. Charles Ware, president of Crossroads. Cost of the banquet is $15 and registration is available through Tuesday by calling 744-9307, ext. 0 or 2.

•Worship in the Park, presented by Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, will be 8 a.m. Sunday at Foellinger Theatre, 3411 Sherman Blvd. For information, call 422-7931, ext. 100.

Guidelight is a listing of special religious events. Send information to Guidelight, The Journal Gazette, P.O. Box 88, Fort Wayne, IN 46801-0088, or email at least two weeks before desired publication.