Beginning in August, Pastor Dell O. Barnes Sr. of Courts of Praise Deliverance Ministries will host "First Fridays," a free gospel music/entertainment event, at 6 p.m. the first Friday of each month at the Brooksville Common, 109 S Broad St. Fuzed Elements will be the featured band Aug. 1. Call (352) 263-5766 for information.
Grace World Outreach Church, 20366 Cortez Blvd., will host a free Family Movie Night at 7 p.m. Aug. 15. The film will be God's Not Dead, starring Shane Harper and Kevin Sorbo. Refreshments will be available for purchase. Call (352) 796-3685.
Stir Up the Gift Community Choir is looking for individuals interested in performing with a choir that ministers in the area of Hernando, Pasco and Citrus counties.
"The choir will carry the message of God's love through music into places in and around communities," said Darnell Crandle, director of the choir. "We will minister not only in church settings, but in parks, in schools and at local community events."
Practices are at 7 p.m. the first and third Fridays of each month at Stir Up the Gift Talent Center, 11136 Libby Road, in Tate Plaza. Call (352) 600-8983.
Information for the Religion Calendar and Briefs may be emailed to Gail Hollenbeck at firstname.lastname@example.org, faxed to (352) 754-6133 or mailed to Hernando Times, Religion Calendar and Briefs, 15365 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville, FL 34613. The deadline for calendar items is two weeks before the event or reservation deadline. If your church/organization has news of interest to the community, briefly state the news. Information cannot be published if the time, date, exact street address, cost, contact person (first and last names) and phone number are missing. For questions, call (352) 754-6112 and leave a message.