Faith in action: Mormon forums on gay bullying, picnics and more

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Madeleine's Glenn to receive Colgar award

Gregory A. Glenn, the Cathedral of the Madeleine's director of liturgy and music, will receive the Yves Congar Award for his 25 years of service. Reserve tickets at For more information, contact Susan Northway at 801-328-8641 x 326.

When • Saturday, 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Where • St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 1385 E. Spring Lane, Holladay

Tickets • $40

LutherFest picnic

Our Saviour's Lutheran Church's annual LutherFest picnic will be held at Murray Park Pavilion No. 2. The picnic will feature hot dogs and brats and will be served from noon until 1:30 p.m. Enter the park at 740 E. 5300 South. Visit for information.

When • Saturday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

Where • Murray Park, 296 E. Murray Park Ave., Murray

Tickets • Free

The Big Give

City Church will be giving away clothing, shoes, baby items, toys, backpacks and bottled water to people in need at Pioneer Park and Taylorsville Park, 4721 S. Redwood Road. For more information, call the church office at 801-748-4757 or visit

When • Sunday, 3-7 p.m.

Where • Pioneer Park, 350 S. 300 West, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free

Mormons Building Bridges

Mormons Building Bridges will host discussions in Salt Lake City and Provo about the bullying of LGBTQ teens? A moderator from the group will facilitate a conversation in which all participants will have the opportunity to speak.

When • Tuesday, 7-8:30 p.m.

Where • Salt Lake City Main Library, 210 E. 400 South, Salt Lake City

Where • Provo City Library, 550 N. University Ave., Provo

Tickets • Free

First Baptist Church Outreach

First Baptist Church will hold its outreach meeting for those questioning Mormonism.

When • Tuesday, 6 p.m.

Where • First Baptist Church of Provo, 1144 W. Columbia Lane, Provo

Tickets • Free

The Ultimate Life Screening

ReelWorks Studios will offer a pre-release screening of "The Ultimate Life." This advance showing is for pastors (and key church leaders), along with leaders in the worlds of business, financial planning, ministry and education. RSVP at

When • Tuesday, 7 p.m.

Where • Megaplex 20 at The District, 3761 W. Parkway Plaza Drive, South Jordan

Ulster Project Garage Sale

Our Saviour's Lutheran Church will hold an Ulster Project Garage Sale that will fund the annual project. To donate items, call Dot Stefanich at 801-657-2954. Visit for information.

When • Saturday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Where • Our Saviour's Lutheran Church, 3900 S. 2500 East, Holladay

Christ United Methodist Church Picnic

The All Church Picnic will be held at Washington Park (Lower Pavilion). There will be an outdoor worship service at 10 a.m. followed by a potluck picnic, music by Sloe Jam, a playground for the kids, a soccer field, horseshoes and the annual ice cream social. Contact Mary Ann Allison if you can make ice cream or toppings ( Visit for information.

When • Sunday, 10 a.m.

Where • Mountain Dell Golf Course, Interstate 80 Exit 134, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free