Religion News Briefs

Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Northern Chautauqua

The Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Northern Chautauqua will hold a panel discussion on Sunday to learn about the overall basic definitions and terms related to the umbrella term “transgender.” Panel members will also share individual experiences that help to illustrate how to be a good ally. The panel will be made up of members of Pride Alliance at SUNY Fredonia, along with others. All are welcome to attend this service.

Childcare for those under the age of 5 will be provided as requested. Call the church’s voicemail, 679-7944, by Saturday at 5 p.m. if childcare will be needed.

Worship services are held each Sunday at 11 a.m. in the Grange Hall, 58 W. Main St., Fredonia. Call 679-7944, visit or visit the page on Facebook at for more information.

Church of the Living Spirit

On Sunday, Bobbi Caswell will speak at the Church of the Living Spirit. Services, beginning at 10:30 a.m. and lasting about an hour and a half, consist of a lecture, a healing service and a message service. The public is welcome and there is no gate fee for the service.

St. Joseph’s Church, Gowanda

The 2017 confirmation class and the Knights of Columbus (Msgr. Gernatt Council) will have a pancake breakfast on Sunday in the St. Joseph’s Church Hall at 26 Erie Ave., Gowanda from 9 a.m. to noon. The cost is $6.