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Briefs: Religion calendar Hernando County


The Biker Worship Center will meet from noon to 1 p.m. Aug. 24 at Marine Corps League Detachment 708, 8405 Sunshine Grove Road. Those arriving early may purchase breakfast and participate in fellowship. Call Buzz at (352) 799-1165.

Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church, 600 Wood Drive, will celebrate the 16th anniversary of its pastor, the Rev. Burdell Strickland, at 7 p.m. today. The Rev. Clarence Wood from Trinity United Missionary Baptist Church of Hawthorne will be the guest speaker. The 11 a.m. service on Sunday will feature the Ebenezer Male Choir; the Rev. Lee A. Inmon will be the speaker. Call (352) 796-4235.

First United Methodist Church, 109 S Broad St., will host a revival Aug. 23-24, beginning with a free barbecue dinner and music by My Brother's Scars, the Antioch Ensemble, and Kelly Looper and Friends gospel singers at 6 p.m. Aug. 23. The Rev. Brian James will be the guest speaker Aug. 23 and also at the 10 a.m. worship service Aug. 24.

Suncoast Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) has relocated to 8440 Cobb Road. The church will offer Bible study at 9 a.m. and worship and communion at 10 a.m. each Sunday. Dedication of the new facility will be at the 10 a.m. service Oct. 19. Call (352) 686-8551.


Temple Beth David Jewish Center, 13158 Antelope St., will have an open house beginning at 1 p.m. Aug. 24. Visitors will have the opportunity to meet Rabbi David Levin and members of the congregation, tour the facility and visit the Judaic Gift Shop. Refreshments will be served. Call (352) 686-7034.

Forest Oaks Lutheran Church, 8555 Forest Oaks Blvd., will host its last worship service with the Rev. Milton O. Lehr at 9:30 a.m. Aug. 31. Lehr, 75, is retiring after 50 years in the ministry. Call (352) 683-9731.

River of Life is a new full Gospel church that will have its first service at 7 p.m. Sept. 6 at United Church of Christ, 4244 Mariner Blvd. The Rev. Dan Strength will be the senior pastor for the services, which will feature contemporary praise and worship in a family atmosphere. The church is looking for musicians, worship team members and children's and youth workers. Call (352) 428-7506.


Christian Church in the Wildwood, 10051 Country Road, will offer Divorce Care for 13 weeks beginning at 7 p.m. Aug. 27 in Building C, Room 204. Dinner will be served from 5 to 6:15 p.m. in Building D; the first time is free. There is no charge for the program, and child care is available. Visit for information about the program. The church also will offer two free preview sessions for Dave Ramsey's Financial Peace University at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 29 and Sept. 5. Visit for details. Call (352) 596-1388.

Information for the Religion Calendar may be e-mailed to Gail Hollenbeck at faxed to (352) 754-6133 or mailed to: Hernando Times, Religion Calendar, 15365 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville, FL 34613. The deadline is 10 working days before the event or reservation deadline. Information cannot be published if the time, date, place with address, ticket price, contact person or phone number are missing. For information, call (352) 754-6112 and leave a message.

Briefs: Religion calendar Hernando County 08/15/08 [Last modified: Tuesday, November 2, 2010 11:32am]
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