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Religion briefs

Published May 12, 2007


Unitarian Universalists of Clearwater, 2470 Nursery Road: The Rev. Abhi Janamanchi will speak on "Shakti - the Divine Mother" at the 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. Sunday services. The program will celebrate the divine feminine as portrayed through words, music and dance in the Hindu tradition. Call 531-7704 or visit

Unity Church of Clearwater, 2465 Nursery Road: The Rev. Leddy Hammock will address "Mothering" at the 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. Sunday services. At 1 p.m., the congregation will observe "The Great Silent Grandmother Gathering" at the Peace Pond. Call 531-0992 or visit the church at

Unity Community Church, 1315 Bayshore Blvd., Dunedin: Elsie Huebner's sermon at 10 a.m. Sunday will be on "A Complaint Free World, " and those in the congregation will be given a purple "complaint free" bracelet. Call 734-0635.

Spirit of Life Unitarian Universalists, 18412 Burrell Road, Odessa: The church will celebrate "The Super Hero in All of Us" with its annual youth service at 11 a.m. Sunday. All are welcome. Call (813) 792-1622.

Suncoast Bible Presbyterian Church, 975 County Road 1, Palm Harbor: After the 11 a.m. Sunday worship service, the men of the church will serve lunch for the women, and each mother will receive a long-stemmed rose. Call 787-2086.

Temple B'nai Israel, 1685 S Belcher Road, Clearwater: The Holocaust Survivor's Group will meet at 10:30 a.m. May 14. The group is facilitated by Renee Baseman. For more information, call 631-5829.

Showshannah Ministries, 20967 U.S. 19 N, Clearwater: A free meeting is at 7 p.m. May 17 and a breakfast is at 10 a.m. May 19, with praise and worship afterward. Breakfast is $12. Showshannah Ministries is an end-time prophetic ministry. For more information, visit

St. Paul United Methodist Church, 1199 Highland Ave., Largo: The church women will present their annual Spring Tea at 4 p.m. May 20 in the church's Christian Life Enrichment Center. The cost is $12.50, and the reservation deadline is May 16. Call 535-5366 or 584-8165.

St. Alfred's Episcopal Church, 1601 Curlew Road, Palm Harbor: The annual "Music of Broadway" production at 8 p.m. May 18 will feature the church choirs performing music from old and new Broadway shows. Tickets are $10 a person or $20 for a family. Proceeds benefit the church music scholarship fund. For information and reservations, call the church at 785-1601.


Clearwater Seventh-day Adventist Church, 1445 Lakeview Road: A Dollar Thrift Shop is 9 a.m. to noon every Tuesday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Thursday. All items except the boutique are $1. Proceeds buy food given free to the needy at the church community center. Call 446-6427.

Mount Moriah AME Church, 722 S Disston Ave., Tarpon Springs: A free meal is provided to anyone in need from 4 to 5 p.m. every Sunday. Volunteers should arrive by 2:30 p.m. The project is a joint effort of the church and Congregation B'nai Emmunah in Tarpon Springs. Call 938-9000.

[Last modified May 11, 2007, 22:10:56]

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