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Religion calendar

By Times Staff Writer
Published February 29, 2008


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Ministry founder to speak: George Whitten, founder of Worthy Ministries, will speak at 11 a.m. March 8 at Shoresh David Messianic Synagogue at 4320 Bay to Bay Blvd., Tampa. Whitten's wife, Rivka, will lead the praise and worship service. The event is free; an offering will be received. Call 831-5673 or visit shoreshdavid.org.

Christian women's luncheon: Tampa Bay area women are invited to the South Tampa Christian Women's Club at the Fellowship Hall at South Tampa Fellowship, 5101 Bayshore Blvd., for the Easter Parade luncheon. Jane O'Brien will narrate a fashion show of the spring 2008 collection of Cabi, Carol Anderson By Invitation and Designer Fashions. Guest speaker Kelly Stigliano will share how she found "Incomparable, Unequivocal, Unconditional Love" and finally sensed peace in her life. The $15 per-person luncheon is 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. March 13. Reservations and cancellations are requested by March 10. Call Beth at 832-3097 or Grace at 839-3959.

Palm Sunday performance: The Tampa Oratorio Singers, along with the members of Le Petit Choeur, a division of the Gulf Coast Youth Choirs Inc., and members of the Florida Orchestra will perform The St. Matthew's Passion, at 6 p.m. on Palm Sunday, March 16, at Palma Ceia Presbyterian Church, 3501 San Jose St. Bach's oratorio is a biblical reflection of the Gospel according to Matthew. Tickets are $15 and available at the door. Call 247-3866 or visit tostampa.org.

Prayer path: Walk a Chartres labyrinth for silent prayer and meditation from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. today, or after this Sunday's services at St. Mark's Episcopal Church, 13312 Cain Road, off Gunn Highway. Call 813 962-3089.

Study the Bible at home: Victory Tabernacle, formerly Town & Country United Pentecostal, offers free, in-home Bible study. For information, call Pastor Collins at (813) 368-0400.

Alcoholics for Christ: The Bible-based, 12-step program for alcoholics meets Wednesdays from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Wilcox building at the Tampa Bay Baptist Conference Center, 15601 Lake Magdalene Blvd. Call (813) 333-3750.

Send information for the religion calendar to City Times, 1000 N Ashley Drive, Suite 700, Tampa, FL 33602; fax (813)226-3381; e-mail citytimes@sptimes.com Information must be submitted at least two weeks before the event.

[Last modified February 28, 2008, 23:10:12]


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