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Digest

20th street church to mark 80th homecoming

By TIMES STAFF
Published August 19, 2007


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ST. PETERSBURG

The 20th Street Church of Christ, 825 20th St. S, will celebrate its 80th homecoming Sept. 16-23.

The theme of the celebration, which will include a series of services and speakers, is "80 Years With a Mighty Bright Future." Call 727 896-8006.

ST. PETERSBURG

UU minister will return next Sunday

The Rev. Manish K. Mishra of the Unitarian Universalist Church of St. Petersburg, 719 Arlington Ave. N, returns to the pulpit from his summer leave on Aug. 26.

That day's "Homecoming Worship Service" begins at 11 a.m. and includes a "water communion." Those who attend are asked to bring a small sample of water from their summer trips. The water will be poured into a large bowl to symbolize Unitarian Universalism's faith, which finds its roots in different religious sources. A potluck luncheon is afterward.

LARGO

Polish your English with free classes

First Baptist Church of Indian Rocks, 12685 Ulmerton Road, Largo, will register people for free English as a second language classes from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Sept. 5 in Room 213 of the Family Life Center.

The classes will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays and 8 to 10 a.m. Thursdays. Child care is provided on Wednesday nights.

Classes are taught by trained teachers and are offered at various levels. Call ministry coordinator Patricia Webster at (727) 461-7419 or e-mail websterpesl@yahoo.com.

[Last modified August 18, 2007, 22:23:56]


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