The Second Church of Christ, Scientist will hold a noon prayer
meeting for an hour for the "protection, growth and guidance" of
children on Wednesday at 3100 Pacific View Drive, Corona del Mar.
Free. (949) 644-2617.
HIGH HOLY DAYS SERVICES
Temple Bat Yahm will present Rosh Hashana services at 8 p.m.
Friday and at 9 a.m., 10:45 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Sept. 7. Yom Kippur
services will be held at 8 p.m. Sept. 15 and several services
beginning at 9 a.m. Sept. 16 at 1011 Camelback St., Newport Beach.
Free. (949) 644-1999.
New Thought Christian Church will present Saturday workshops every
month from 10 a.m. to noon. Ken Gray will speak about "The Artist's
Way" on Sept. 7. The church is at 1929 Tustin Ave., Costa Mesa. (949)
HIGH HOLIDAY SERVICES
The Chabad Jewish Center will hold High Holiday Services at the
Hyatt Newporter, 1107 Jamboree Road, Newport Beach, starting with
Rosh Hashana on Friday through Sept. 8 and Yom Kippur services Sept.
15-16. Times are 7 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. Sept. 7, 10 a.m. Sept. 8, 6:30 p.m. Sept. 15 and 10 a.m. Sept. 16. Free. (949) 721-9800.
NEW YEAR SERVICES
Chabad of Central Orange County will celebrate the Jewish New Year
starting with Rosh Hashana at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Sept. 7 and 9:30
a.m. Sept. 7-8. A Kol Nidre service will be held 7 p.m. Sept. 15,
followed by Yom Kippur services at 10 a.m. and 6:15 p.m. Sept. 16.
All services are free and will be conducted by Rabbi Paltiel at
Halecrest Club, 3107 Killybook, Costa Mesa. (714) 546-5290.
HIGH HOLY DAYS
Temple Isaiah of Newport Beach will present High Holy Days
services beginning with Rosh Hashana at 8 p.m. Friday, which will be
followed by 9:30 a.m. services Sept. 7-8. Kol Nidre service will
start at 7 p.m. Sept. 15 and an all-day Yom Kippur service will begin
at 9:30 a.m. (949) 548-6900.
The Newport Mesa Irvine Interfaith Council will hold a luncheon at
11:45 a.m. Sept. 11 at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church, 1441
W. Balboa Blvd., Newport Beach. William Lobdell, religion reporter
for the Los Angeles Times, will speak on the topic "How Religion in
America Has Changed Since 9/11." $7.50. (949) 660-8665., Ext. 3.
Newport Harbor Lutheran Church will hold a candlelight memorial
service to commemorate the events of Sept. 11 at 8 p.m. Sept. 11 at
the church, 798 Dover Drive, Newport Beach. (949) 548-3631.
A SPIRITUAL JOURNEY
A 26-lesson study on the life of Jesus Christ titled ''Journey to
the Cross'' is taught at 9:45 a.m. Sundays during the Homebuilder's
Bible Class at Liberty Baptist Church. The study parallels the four
Gospels. The church is at 1000 Bison Ave., Newport Beach. Free. (949)