Faith Fellowship Church, 19255 Campground Road, will host a free gospel sing from 2 to 5 p.m. April 13. People attending may sing or play an instrument, or just listen. A karaoke machine will be available for CDs. All ages are welcome, and light refreshments will be served. Anyone planning to play an instrument should arrive by 1:30 p.m. Call (352) 796-6589 or (352) 754-9330 or send email to [email protected]
Brooksville Wesleyan Church, 22319 Cortez Blvd., will host the Gulf Ridge Quartet at 6 p.m. Sunday. An offering will be collected. Call (352) 799-3066.
Faith Evangelical Presbyterian Church, 200 Mount Fair Ave., will host the Birdsongs in concert at 7 p.m. April 13. There will also be a barbecue dinner and raffle/silent auction. Churches interested in using the event as a fundraiser should contact Monte Patterson at (352) 279-5985. Tickets and posters will be provided to promote the event. Concert tickets, if purchased from Faith Evangelical Presbyterian, cost $5; other participating churches can set their own prices after purchasing tickets for $3. Tickets for the dinner cost $6. Businesses and individuals are being sought to donate items for the auction. Proceeds from the will be used for the needy. Also, the church will offer a mystery dinner theater production, Mystery on Mondon Mountain, at 6:30 p.m. April 26 and 27. Tickets cost $15; proceeds go to the church's youth missions. Call (352) 796-4969.
New Hope Missionary Baptist Church is selling tickets for "2013 Phony Men Silly Women," to be presented at 4 p.m. May 4 at First Baptist Church, 420 Howell Ave. The speaker will be Pastor Freddie Hinson, Jr.; the host will be comedian Rod Z. Recording artist Thomas Ware will perform, along with others. Tickets cost $17. Call (727) 856-8336 or visit newhopembconline.org.
Ridge Manor Community United Methodist Church, 34350 Cortez Blvd., will have its annual High Tea Party from 2 to 3 p.m. April 27. The theme is Ridge Manor in Bloom, with guest speaker Rita Grant, a master gardener from the Hernando County Extension Service. There will also be a silent auction. Tickets cost $10. All proceeds will be used for church missions. Call (352) 583-3770.
Aglow International Spring Hill Chapter will have a breakfast meeting at 8:45 a.m. April 15 at Evergreen Woods, 7030 Evergreen Woods Trail. The speaker will be Jeff Pasmore, founder/director of Shine the Light Ministries. The cost for breakfast is $8.50. Call (352) 610-4164 or (352) 848-4182 if you plan to attend.
The Baha'is of Hernando County will host a talk, "Perception, Prejudice and Spirituality," by Anthony Ballard, beginning with a soup-and-sandwich dinner at 6:30 p.m. Friday at Spring Hill United Church of Christ, 4244 Mariner Blvd. Transportation is available. Call 666-7280.
St. Theresa Catholic Church, 1107 Commercial Way, will have a kickoff meeting for a fundraising cruise project for its youth ministry fund at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the parish hall. There will be a presentation on the Freedom of the Seas, which will sail Oct. 27 to Nov. 3. Call (727) 862-3595.
Christ the Savior Greek Orthodox Church, 13460 Olympic Village Lane, will have "Salutations to the Theotokos" at 6:30 p.m. Friday. The Akathist Hymn will be at 6:30 p.m. April 19.
Mariner United Methodist Church, 7079 Mariner Blvd, will have its last yard sale of the season from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. today. Items for sale will include crafts, electronics, clothing, glassware, toys, games, jewelry, mattresses/box springs, furniture, kitchenware, tools and personal items. Food, drinks and baked goods will be available for purchase. Call (352) 596-0080.
Nativity Lutheran Church, 6363 Commercial Way, will have a Junktique and Bake Sale from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday and April 13. Items for sale will include clothing, glassware, books, jewelry, toys, appliances, kitchenware, linens, tools and furniture. Refreshments will be available for purchase. Call (352) 597-1456.
Jesus Cares Ministry will host "It's Time-2: Healing the Youth of Hernando" from 6 to 9 p.m. April 27 in Nativity Hall at Nativity Lutheran Church, 6363 Commercial Way. The evening will include drama, poetry and dance. Call (352) 942-4063.
Information for the Religion Calendar may be emailed to Gail Hollenbeck at [email protected], faxed to (352) 754-6133 or mailed to Hernando Times, Religion Calendar, 15365 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville, FL 34613. The deadline is 12 working days before the event or reservation deadline. Information cannot be published if the time, date, physical address, ticket price, contact person (first and last names) and phone number are missing. For information, call (352) 754-6112 and leave a message.