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North Pinellas religion briefs for Nov. 12

Nirmala Rajasekar, Indian classical music virtuoso, will perform with other artists at Friday’s celebration.

Unitarian Universalists of Clearwater

Nirmala Rajasekar, Indian classical music virtuoso, will perform with other artists at Friday’s celebration.

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St. James AME Church, 1436 S Madison Ave., Clearwater. Call (727) 442-2336.

Mount Moriah AME Church, 722 S Disston Ave., Tarpon Springs. Call (727) 938-0873.


Anglican Church of Saints Peter and Paul, 1625 Union St., Clearwater. Call (727) 596-3680.

Assemblies of God

First Assembly of God, 1739 S Martin Luther King Jr. Ave., Clearwater. Call (727) 585-5468 or visit

First Assembly of God, 550 East Tarpon Ave., Tarpon Springs. Call (727) 937-5271 or visit


Clearwater Baha'i Faith Center, 2898 Gulf-to-Bay Blvd., Clearwater. Call (727) 712-9867. Visit


Bible Baptist Church, 280 Riviere Road, Palm Harbor. Call (727) 771-7979. Visit

Calvary Baptist Church, 110 N McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 441-1581 or visit

Countryside Baptist Church, 2525 McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 726-2550. Visit

Crossroads Baptist Church, 2276 Curlew Road, Palm Harbor. Call (727) 784-2371 or visit

Emmanuel Community Church, American Baptist, 1500 County Road 1, Palm Harbor. Call (727) 789-1800.

Experience Baptist Church, 222 S Lincoln Ave., Clearwater. Call (727) 330-7793.

First Baptist Church Ozona-Palm Harbor, 610 Pennsylvania Ave., Ozona. Call (727) 784-3711 or visit

Grace Baptist Church, 2787 Sunset Point Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 791-7797 or visit

Gulf Coast Fellowship, 600 19th St., Palm Harbor. Call (727) 786-2505 or visit

Lakeview Baptist Church, 1430 Belleair Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 442-2661. Visit

Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church, 450 Oakwood St., Tarpon Springs. Call (727) 530-1566.

Mount Carmel Baptist Church, 1014 Pennsylvania Ave., Clearwater. Call (727) 446-6137.

North Dunedin Baptist Church, 1595 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin. Call (727) 734-3811. Visit

Skycrest Baptist Church, 125 N Belcher Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 791-7107 or visit

St. John's Missionary Baptist Church, 1500 Pennsylvania Ave., Clearwater. Call (727) 443-1945.


Clear Water Zen Center, 2476 Nursery Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 391-5735 or visit

Parbawatiya Buddhist Center, 201 Sixth Ave. S, Safety Harbor. Call (727) 797-9770 or visit

Rissho Kosei-kai International of North America, Dharma Center of Tampa Bay, 2470 Nursery Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 531-7704. Visit


All Saints Catholic Church, 2801 Curlew Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 789-1025.

Espiritu Santo Catholic Church, 2405 Philippe Parkway, Safety Harbor. Call (727) 726-8477 or visit

Light of Christ Catholic Church, 2176 Marilyn St., Clearwater. Call (727) 441-4545. Visit

Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 750 San Salvador Drive, Dunedin. Call (727) 733-3606. Visit

• A card and game party sponsored by Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Women is scheduled for 10 a.m. Monday in DuBois Hall. The event features food, beverages, and door and table prizes. Donation is $10 per person.

St. Brendan Catholic Church, 245 Dory Passage, Clearwater Beach. Call (727) 443-5485. Visit

St. Cecelia Catholic Church, 820 Jasmine Way, Clearwater. Call (727) 447-3494. Visit stcecelia

St. Ignatius of Antioch Catholic Church, 715 E Orange St., Tarpon Springs. Call (727) 937-4050. Visit

St. Luke the Evangelist Catholic Church, 2757 Alderman Road, Palm Harbor. Call (727) 786-3648. Visit

St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, 2281 State Road 580, Clearwater. Call (727) 797-2375. Visit

• The church will host an "All You Care To Eat" pancake breakfast 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. today. $4 adults, $2 children ages 3 to 11, and free for children 2 and younger.

• Day two of the church's craft bazaar continues 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. today.


Holy Apostles Catholic Charismatic Church, 1605 Pinehurst Road, Dunedin. Call (727) 734-2035. Visit holyapostles


Central Christian Church, 1200 Keene Road S, Clearwater. Call (727) 446-0988.

First Christian Church of Clearwater, 2299 Drew St., Clearwater. Call (727) 799-0612. Visit fcc-

The Salvation Army, 1625 N Belcher Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 725-9777 or visit

Christian Methodist Episcopal

Bethany C.M.E. Church, 1325 Springdale St., Clearwater. Call (727) 441-4689.

Christian and Missionary Alliance

Grace Alliance Church, 1289 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin. Call (727) 733-9100.

Christian Science

First Church of Christ, Scientist, 210 Turner St., Clearwater. Call (727) 446-3748. Visit christian

First Church of Christ, Scientist, 46 W Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, Tarpon Springs. Call (727) 937-8279.

Church of God

Bethany Temple Worship Center, 2549 Keystone Road, Tarpon Springs. Call (727) 937-3871 or visit

Church of the Nazarene

Central Church of the Nazarene, 1601 N Highland Ave., Clearwater. Call (727) 446-7259. Visit

Clearwater First Nazarene Church, 1875 Nursery Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 536-1498. Visit


Bayside Community Church of God, 3380 State Road 580, Safety Harbor. Call (727) 669-7212. Visit

Calvary Chapel of Palm Harbor, 32676 Highway 19 N, Palm Harbor. Call (727) 786-7969. Visit ccpalm

Chapel-by-the-Sea, 54 Bay Esplanade, Clearwater Beach, Call (727) 446-0430 or visit

Countryside Christian Center, 1850 McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 799-1618 or visit

Clearwater Community Church, 2897 Belcher Road, Dunedin. Call (727) 799-4444. Visit

Crystal Beach Community Church, 625 Crystal Beach Ave., Crystal Beach. Call (727) 784-8222 or visit

Crystal Cove Community Church, 6900 County Road 95, Palm Harbor. Call (727) 771-8600 or visit

Cypress Meadows Community Church, 2180 N McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 725-4570. Visit

Dockside Community Church, 1218 New York Ave., Dunedin. Call (727) 733-2480 or visit dockside

Everybody's Tabernacle, 1120 N. Betty Lane, Clearwater. Call (727) 442-9041, ext. 143.

Harborside Christian Church, 2200 Marshall St., Safety Harbor. Call (727) 726-0202. Visit harbor

Highest Praise Family Church, 1350 East Lake Road N, Tarpon Springs. Call (727) 934-0058. Visit

Kirk of Dunedin Community Church, 2686 Bayshore Blvd., Dunedin. Call (727) 733-9305.

• Organist John Ledwon, currently on staff with Disney's El Capitan Theater, Hollywood, Calif., will perform at 2 p.m. today. There will be a baked goods sale before the concert and during intermission. Tickets are $12 adults, $6 students and children. Call (727) 733-5475.

Lakeside Community Chapel, 1893 Sunset Point Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 441-1714.

Lakeview Community Church, 475 East Lake Road, Tarpon Springs. Call (727) 942-0229. Visit

New Horizons Community Church, 2710 Alt. U.S. 19, Palm Harbor. Call (727) 781-4048. Visit

North Bay Community Church, 3170 N McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 796-0071. Visit

Northwood Community Church, 2295 McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 791-4171. Visit northwoodcommunity

Palm Harbor Community Church, 455 Riviere Road. Call (727) 789-6764. Visit

Safety Harbor Covenant Church, Safety Harbor Public Library, 101 Second St. N. Call (727) 483-9351 or visit safety

Sunrise Chapel, 32919 U.S. 19 N, Palm Harbor. Call (727) 501-2154. Visit


All Saints Episcopal Church, 1700 Keystone Road, Tarpon Springs. Call (727) 937-3881 or visit

Episcopal Church of the Ascension, 701 Orange Ave., Clearwater. Call (727) 447-3469. Visit churchof

Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd, 639 Edgewater Drive, Dunedin. Call (727) 733-4125. Visit

Episcopal Church of the Holy Spirit, 601 Philippe Parkway, Safety Harbor. Call (727) 725-4726. Visit

Church of the Good Samaritan, 2165 NE Coachman Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 461-1717 or visit

Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, 3200 McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 796-5514 or visit

• The Pinellas Support Committee of the National Farm Worker Ministry will host its annual Soup Supper of homemade lentil soup and bread at 6 p.m. today at the church. Guest speaker will be journalist, author and historian Nano Riley. Donations will be accepted for farm workers in Florida. All are welcome; no reservations necessary.

St. Alfred's Episcopal Church, 1601 Curlew Road, Palm Harbor. Call (727) 785-1601 or visit

St. John's Episcopal Church, 1676 Belcher Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 531-6020 or visit


Chabad of Clearwater, 1433 Gulf-To-Bay Blvd., Suite B, Clearwater. Call (727) 265-2770. Visit

Chabad of Pinellas County, 3696 Fisher Road, Palm Harbor. Call (727) 789-0408 or visit

Congregation Beth Shalom, 1325 S Belcher Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 531-1418 or visit

Congregation B'nai Emmunah, 3374 Keystone Road, Tarpon Springs. Call (727) 938-9000 or visit

Temple Ahavat Shalom, 1575 Curlew Road, Palm Harbor. Call (727) 785-8811 or visit

Temple B'nai Israel, 1685 S Belcher Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 531-5829 or visit


Bethel Lutheran Church, 3166 N McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 799-3010 or visit

Christ the Lord Lutheran Church and School, 2045 N Hercules Ave., Clearwater. Call (727) 441-8239. Visit

Faith Lutheran Church, 1620 Pinehurst Road, Dunedin. Call (727) 733-2657.

First Lutheran Church, 1644 Nursery Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 462-8000, ext. 1. Visit

Grace Lutheran Church, 1812 N Highland Ave., Clearwater. Call (727) 446-5026. Visit

Lutheran Church of the Palms, 2250 Nebraska Ave., Palm Harbor. Call (727) 784-4119 or visit

Lutheran Church of the Resurrection, 1115 Windmill Pointe Road, Palm Harbor. Call (727) 785-1117. Visit

Our Savior Lutheran Church, 4825 East Bay Drive, Clearwater. Call (727) 531-2761.

St. Mark Lutheran Church, 1120 Curlew Road, Dunedin. Call (727) 733-0474. Visit

St. Matthias Lutheran Church, 2751 Sunset Point Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 796-2200. Visit

St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 407 Saturn Ave., Clearwater. Call (727) 446-7718 or visit


Congregation Ohr Chadash, 3190 Gulf-to-Bay Blvd., Clearwater. Call (727) 726-1472. Visit

Temple New Jerusalem, 1190 East Lake Road, Tarpon Springs. Call (727) 940-5886 or visit


New Thought Center for Creative Living, 2465 Nursery Road, Clearwater (meets at Peace Cottage on church property). Call (727) 475-8991. Visit

The Temple of Light Metaphysical Center, 18514 U.S. 19 N, Clearwater. Call (727) 538-9976.


Curlew United Methodist Church, 2210 Cathedral Drive, Palm Harbor. Call (727) 784-3424.

East Lake United Methodist Church, 2801 East Lake Road. Call (727) 784-9250 or visit

First United Methodist Church of Clearwater, 411 Turner St., Clearwater. Call (727) 446-5955 or visit

First United Methodist Church of Dunedin, 421 Main St. (727) 733-4139 or visit

First United Methodist Church of Tarpon Springs, 501 E Tarpon Ave. Call (727) 937-3271. Visit

Friendship United Methodist Church, 2039 Druid Road East, Clearwater. Call (727) 447-1822. Visit

Heritage United Methodist Church, 2680 Landmark Drive, Clearwater. Call (727) 796-1329. Visit

Mount Zion United Methodist Church, 825 Howard St., Clearwater. Call (727) 447-0064. Visit

Oldsmar Community United Methodist Church, 207 Buckingham Ave. E, Oldsmar. Call (813) 855-1567 or visit

Palm Harbor United Methodist Church, 1551 Belcher Road, Palm Harbor. Call (727) 785-7487. Visit

Skycrest United Methodist Church, 2045 Drew St., Clearwater. Call (727) 446-2218 or visit

Sylvan Abbey United Methodist Church, 2817 Sunset Point Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 796-3057 or visit

Union Street United Methodist Church and Hispanic Mission, 1625 Union St., Clearwater. Call (727) 442-9300 or visit


The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 3303 Belcher Road N, Dunedin. Clearwater Ward, (727) 771-9699; Palm Harbor Ward, (727) 786-0866. Visit


Bible Fellowship Church, 4670 East Bay Drive, Clearwater. Call (727) 942-9008.

Cornerstone Bible Chapel, 190 Patricia Ave., Dunedin. Call (727) 934-4815.

Global Family Fellowship, 2289 N Hercules Ave., Clearwater. Call (727) 733-4600 or visit

Open Door Church, Cretan Cultural Center, 1821 Curlew Road, Palm Harbor. Call (727) 599-1919 or visit

World Wide Word of Faith Church, 1588 Klosterman Road, Palm Harbor. Call (727) 942-9700. Visit

Open Bible

International Church of Clearwater, 2140 Range Road, Suite E, Clearwater. Call (727) 461-PRAY (7729). Visit


Dormition of the Theotokos Greek Orthodox Church, 1910 Douglas Ave., Clearwater. Call (727) 443-3999. Visit

Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, 409 Old Coachman Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 799-4605 or visit

Holy Trinity Orthodox Church (OCA), 3265 State Road 580, Safety Harbor. Call (727) 791-2273. Visit;; and

• A Divine Liturgy will be at 9:30 a.m. followed by a "Multi-Ethnic" barbecue fundraiser noon to 3 p.m. Sunday. $5 per person. Advance ticket purchases are appreciated, and tickets will also be sold at the door.

St. George Serbian Orthodox Church, 15250 58th St. N, Clearwater. Call (727) 531-0052.

St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Cathedral, 36 N Pinellas Ave., Tarpon Springs. Call (727) 937-3540. Visit

Saints Raphael, Nicholas and Irene Hellenic Orthodox Church, 1010 Riviere Road, Palm Harbor. Call (727) 789-5905.

• The church will host its annual Greek Pastry Bake Sale 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. today featuring homemade baklava, spanakopita, Greek wedding cookies and other delicacies. A garage sale is also planned during the event.


Dunedin Assembly of God, 885 Lake Haven Road, Dunedin. Call (727) 733-7205.

Pentecostal Lighthouse Church, 2801 County Road 1, Dunedin. Call (727) 787-1222.


Church on the Bayou, 409 Whitcomb Blvd., Tarpon Springs. Call (727) 937-3795. Visit

First Presbyterian Church, 255 Fifth Ave. S, Safety Harbor. Call (727) 726-2014.

First Presbyterian Church of Dunedin, 455 Scotland St., Dunedin. Call (727) 733-2318 or visit

Hope Presbyterian Church, 1698 S Belcher Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 531-3200. Visit

Northwood Presbyterian Church, 2875 State Road 580, Clearwater. Call (727) 796-8090 or visit

Peace Memorial Presbyterian Church, 110 S Fort Harrison Ave., Clearwater. Call (727) 446-3001 or visit

• Trumpeter and bandleader Dan McMillion and his 10-member jazz orchestra will perform a selection of jazz and big band favorites at 3 p.m. Sunday. A light reception will follow in the fellowship hall. Seating is first-come, first-served. An offering will be taken.

Presbyterian Church of Palm Harbor, 2021 Nebraska Ave. (727) 784-7274 or visit

St. Andrews Presbyterian Church, 705 Michigan Ave., Dunedin. Call (727) 734-5493 or visit

Trinity Presbyterian Church, 2001 Rainbow Drive, Clearwater. Call (727) 446-6210. Visit


The Hungarian Christian Church, 303 Eighth Ave., Safety Harbor. Call (727) 726-6531.

Religious Society of Friends (Quakers)

Clearwater Friends, Scottish American Society Hall, 917 Louden Ave., Dunedin. Call (727) 442-3524.

Seventh-day Adventist

Clearwater Seventh-day Adventist Church, 1445 Lakeview Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 446-6427. Visit clearwater24.adventist

Palm Harbor Seventh-day Adventist Church, 35040 U.S. 19 N, The Fountains Plaza, Palm Harbor. Call (727) 724-4224. Visit

Unitarian Universalist

Spirit of Life Unitarian Universalists, 18412 Burrell Road, Odessa. Call (813) 792-1622. Visit

Unitarian Universalists of Tarpon Springs, 230 Grand Blvd. Call (727) 937-4682 or visit

United Church of Christ

Faith United Church of Christ, 1650 Pinehurst Road, Dunedin. Call (727) 799-4602. Visit


Unity Church of Clearwater, 2645 Nursery Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 531-0992 or visit

• Unity of Clearwater's weekly Co-Exist Conversations will present guest speaker Bhante Dhammaloka at 7 p.m. Sunday at Peace Cottage.

Unity Church of Palm Harbor, 1960 Tampa Road, Palm Harbor. Call (727) 784-7911. Visit unity

Unity Community Church, 1315 Bayshore Blvd., Dunedin. Call (727) 734-0635 or visit unity

Religion news should be mailed to Nova Beall at 710 Court St., Clearwater, FL 33756, faxed to (727) 445-4119 or e-mailed to

Thanksgiving celebration Friday

Unitarian Universalists of Clearwater, 2470 Nursery Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 531-7704 or visit

• The public is invited to a multicultural Thanksgiving celebration at 7 p.m. Friday in the Octagon Arts Center. The program is the first in a series of monthly gatherings called "Festival Ruah: A Multicultural Spiritual Experience," and is a devotion-filled evening of song, sonnet and celebration encompassing a variety of cultures, traditions and faiths. Guests include Fred Johnson, jazz musician, singer and songwriter; Papa Malick Faye, Sengalese drummer; Nirmala Rajasekar, Indian classical music virtuoso; Tanjore Murugaboopathy, Indian percussionist; Cathy Costa, singer; Barry Skeete, percussionist; and the Rev. Ahbi Janamanchi. Refreshments will be served and childcare provided. An offering will be accepted.

North Pinellas religion briefs for Nov. 12 11/11/11 [Last modified: Friday, November 11, 2011 3:30pm]
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