By ANGELA MILLER
© St. Petersburg Times, published March 17, 2001
The First Baptist Church, 37511 Church Ave., is hosting a concert by New Song at 7 p.m. Friday. Tickets are $5. The women's ministries will present a workshop, "Life After Grief," from 1 to 4 p.m. next Saturday. Jo Dew of Life After Grief Ministries will share her testimony of healing through God's love. Dew has experienced grief through the death of a child, suicide of her mother, rejection by her father, divorce and cancer. For information on these events, call (352) 567-3265.
Palm Grove Reformed Church, 3102 U.S. 19, invites the community to the 9:30 a.m. "seeker service" Sunday to receive answers to questions about God, the Bible, salvation or the church. There will be a fellowship time with refreshments after the service. Another "seeker session" about Christianity will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday in the Family Life Center. For information, call (727) 938-4600.
Beacon Baptist Church, 13343 Fivay Road, is hosting an Irish dinner after the 11 a.m. service Sunday. For information, call (727) 863-2149.
Immaculate Conception Church, 8531 Bolton Ave., will hold a yard sale at 8 a.m. next Saturday. Furniture, appliances, tools, sports equipment and lawn furniture will be sold. For information, call (727) 819-3788.
"Cut it Down" is the topic of the Rev. Gilbert Kuehn's sermon during the 8 and 10 a.m. services Sunday at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 20735 Leonard Road. A nursery is provided during the second service. Sunday school is held at 9 a.m. For information, call (813) 949-7173.
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Concerned Women for America will hold a breakfast meeting at 9:30 a.m. Friday at Demetri's Restaurant, 5312 Sunset Road. The guest speaker will be Janet McGuire from the Tampa Office of the Red Cross. For information, call (727) 376-1513.
Aglow International invites women to a fashion show at 10 a.m. Saturday featuring Easter frocks by Weekender at Seven Springs Golf and Country Club, 3535 Trophy Blvd. The guest speaker will be Marion Bauer, director of the West Pasco County Pregnancy Center. Breakfast is $7.75. Reservations can be made by calling Mary at (727) 376-4605 or Jean at (727) 938-1406.
The food, fun and fellowship club of St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, 5326 Charles St., will meet at 6 p.m. Monday for a potluck dinner and program. For information, call (727) 376-5918 or (727) 862-5648.
Bible studies are held at 7 p.m. Tuesdays and after the 10 a.m. healing service Thursdays. For information, call (727) 849-4330.
Immanuel Lutheran Church, 8410 Sycamore Drive, holds Lenten worship services at 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. Wednesdays. For information, call (727) 847-2130.
"Learning to Trust God When a Loved One Is Hurting" will be the message at the 11 a.m. Lenten service Wednesday at King of Glory Lutheran Church, 4820 Floramar Ter. A luncheon will follow the service. The cost is $2. For information, call (727) 849-1513.
The Presbyterian Church of Seven Springs, 4651 Little Road, will kick off its mission fair today for a weeklong focus on mission work. For information, call (727) 372-7203.
Parbawatiya Buddhist Center will continue Buddhist meditation classes from 8 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays at Angelic Touch, 5901 U.S. 19. For information, call Sasha (727) 842-7762.
A bake sale will be held Sunday after the 10:30 a.m. worship service at Spirit of Life Metropolitan Community Church, 4133 Thys Road. For information, call (727) 849-6962.
"Be Open to God's Ideas" is the title of the Rev. Jerry Chore's message at the 10 a.m. service Sunday at Peace of Unity Church, 8240 Monarch Drive. Applications are available for new members. For information, call (727) 868-1500.
Suncoast Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) has a worship service at 9:30 a.m. Sunday at the Turner Funeral Home Chapel, 14360 Spring Hill Drive. For information, call (727) 863-9795.
The Faithful Men Gospel Quartet will present a free concert at 3 p.m. Sunday at Trinity United Methodist Church, 33452 State Road 54. For information, call (813) 788-2898.
The Rev. Craig Ford of First United Methodist Church, 38635 Fifth Ave., will give the message during the 8 and 10:50 a.m. services Sunday. The Rev. Richard Karpal will lead the Lenten Bible study at 6 p.m. in the chapel. The Ecumenical Prayer breakfast is held at 7 a.m. Tuesdays. For information, call (813) 782-5645.
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