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Hernando religion calendar

Religion calendar

Brooksville

Gulf Ridge Park Baptist Church, 20200 Manacke Road, will host Sunny South Ministries with Lily Fern and the Weatherfords in concert at 6 p.m. Feb. 16. An offering will be collected. Sunny South Ministries will also entertain, with Jerry Goff and Jan Buckner, at 6 p.m. Feb. 23. For information, call (813) 469-0623 or (352) 238-3031.

Eden Baptist Church, 22308 Lake Lindsey Road, will host Squire Parsons in concert at 6 p.m. Feb. 16. An award-winning singer/songwriter, Parsons is known for penning hymns such as Sweet Beulah Land and Master of the Sea. He has appeared in numerous Gaither Homecoming videos. Doors will open at 5. The concert is free; an offering will be collected. Call (352) 796-3855.

Christ Lutheran Church, 475 North Ave. W, will have its annual fashion show and luncheon, hosted by the Mary Martha Guild, at noon Feb. 16. Clothes will be available for purchase, along with jewelry, hats and other accessories. Tickets cost $12 and must be purchased before Sunday. Call (352) 686-8751 or (352) 799-3082.

Faith Fellowship Church, 19255 Campground Road, will host a free gospel sing from 2 to 5 p.m. today. 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]

Christ the Savior Greek Orthodox Church, 13460 Olympic Village Lane, will have its third annual Greek Festival from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. today at the Hernando County Fairgrounds, 6436 Broad St. There will be live music by Demetri and the Islanders Band, traditional Greek dance performances, dancing by Shazadi and Jewels of the Desert, carnival games, balloon art, a Kids Village with bounce houses, a cooking demonstration and free dance lessons. Greek food will be available for purchase, and there will be door prizes throughout the day, with a grand prize drawing at 8 p.m. Admission is $1; prize tickets cost $10 each or three for $25. Proceeds will benefit the Hernando Shrine Club, HPH Hospice and the church. Call (727) 856-1332.

Faith Evangelical Presbyterian Church, 200 Mount Fair Ave., will be the host for Youth with a Mission of Tampa and Live Oak Theatre's presentation of Judah Ben-Hur, a theatrical concert, at 6:30 p.m. today. Admission is free; an offering will be collected. Visit judahbenhur.com or call (352) 583-5516.

Christian Life Assembly of God, 13065 Jacqueline Road, will offer haircuts by local barbers for a donation from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Feb. 16 and 23. Proceeds will support HonorBound Ministries. Call (352) 597-1139.

Istachatta

Istachatta Baptist Church, 28075 Magnon Drive, will have a yard and bake sale from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Feb. 16. There will be a raffle, and lunch will be available for $1.75.

Spring Hill

Spring Hill Baptist Church, 3140 Mariner Blvd., will host evangelist Tim Lee at 10:50 a.m. and 6 p.m. Feb. 17. Lee is a former Marine Corps sergeant and Purple Heart recipient who ministers from his wheelchair. An offering will be collected to support Lee's ministry.

Aglow International Spring Hill Chapter will have a breakfast meeting at 8:45 a.m. Feb. 18 at Evergreen Woods, 7030 Evergreen Woods Trail. The speaker will be Michelle Gold of Shalom Revolution, a past guest on The 700 Club. The cost for breakfast is $8.50. Call (352) 610-4164 or (352) 848-4182 if you plan to attend.

Antioch Fellowship Baptist Church, 3031 Landover Blvd., will have a free Family and Friends Day for all ages beginning with Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and a worship service at 10:45 a.m. Feb. 17. Fellowship, games and food will follow the service. Call (352) 684-8989.

First Baptist Church, 7279 Pinehurst Drive, will host Open Mic Night and Coffee House at 6 p.m. Feb. 16. Christian musicians and singers are invited to perform. Snacks and coffee will be provided. Call (352) 683-2863.

First United Methodist Church, 9344 Spring Hill Drive, will host a movie night for adults beginning with a pizza dinner at 6 p.m. Friday. There is a $1 charge for the dinner; child care will be provided free of charge. Call for reservations at (352) 683-2600.

Florida Cancer Affiliates, a medical oncology and hematology practice, is forming a spirituality and healing support group that will meet once a month from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays at 5500 Little Road, New Port Richey. The next meeting will be March 6. Membership is free; light refreshments will be served. All faiths are welcome. A local office for information is located at 11373 Cortez Blvd. Call (352) 597-4998 or visit online at FloridaCancerAffiliates.com.

Spring Lake

Lakewood Retreat, 25458 Dan Brown Hill Road, will host a retreat for boys ages 8 to 14 and their fathers/grandfathers/uncles/mentors by Real3 Ministries, Feb. 22 to 24. The cost is $58 per person; $50 if registered by Feb. 16. Check-in will be at 4:30 p.m. Feb. 22, and the retreat will end at 11 a.m. Feb. 24. The event includes two dinners, a workbook, a gift and access to campground activities. Call (813) 948-2067 to register and find out what to bring.

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 10 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.

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