South Crysler holds fundraiser

South Crysler Community of Christ will hold a “You Price It” fundraising sale from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday (May 24) at the church, 3100 S. Crysler Ave., Independence. There will be lots of items for sale, including baked goods.

Sermon focused on the Holy Spirit

Stone Church Community of Christ will celebrate the Holy Spirit during its 10:20 a.m. worship service on Sunday (May 25), 1012 W. Lexington Ave., Independence.

Holly Ross-Underwood will give a personal testimony of the work of the Holy Spirit in her life, and several children will be recognized for learning scriptures as part of the Jesus and Me program.

For more information, contact the church at 816-254-2211 or visit

Strawberry Festival at Trinity Presbyterian

Trinity Presbyterian Church will hold its annual strawberry festival from 3 to 5 p.m. June 1 at the church, 1400 W. Sheley Road, Independence. There will be fresh strawberries and strawberry desserts of all kinds. Donations are accepted. For questions, call the church at 252-5893.

Bag sale planned at St. Mark’s

St. Mark’s Catholic Church will hold its annual garage sale from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 5 and 6, with a “bag sale” from 8 a.m. to noon June 7, at the church, 3736 S. Lee’s Summit Road, Independence. Proceeds will be used for mission trips and retreats for their youth.

Oakland United Methodist open house

Oakland United Methodist Church is holding an open house from 1 to 5 p.m. June 7, 30701 E. Truman Road, Buckner. Wedding dresses and photos will be on display. Refreshments will be served and everyone is welcome.

– Examiner staff