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North Pinellas religion briefs

Orthodox

Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, 409 Old Coachman Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 799-4605. The 2012 Clearwater OPA! Greek Festival features Greek food, Greek dancing, cooking demos, arts and crafts, rummage sale, silent auction, church tours, a kids area, live Greek band and prizes. Tickets $3, and parking is free. Hours are 11 a.m. to midnight today and noon to 9 p.m. Oct. 14.

African Methodist Episcopal

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.

Mount Olive AME Church, 600 Jones St., Clearwater. Call (727) 443-2142.

Anglican

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

Apostolic

New Destiny Worship Center, 2110 N Hercules Ave., Clearwater. Call (727) 738-1656. newdestinywc.com.

Assemblies of God

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

First Assembly of God, 550 E Tarpon Ave., Tarpon Springs. Call (727) 937-5271. www.tarponspringsagchurch.org.

Christ Church of Palm Harbor, 1111 Indiana Ave., Palm Harbor. Call (727) 784-5829. christchurch palmharbor.com.

Baha'i

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

Baptist

American Baptist, Emmanuel Community Church, 1150 County Road 1, Palm Harbor. Call (727) 789-1800.

Bayview Baptist Church of Clearwater, 201 Meadow Lark Lane, Clearwater. Call (727) 791-9982. emmanuelpalmharbor.org.

Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church, 695 Elm St., Safety Harbor. Call (727) 726-6695.

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

Calvary Baptist Church, 110 N McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 441-1581. calvary baptist.org.

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

Crossroads Baptist Church, 2276 Curlew Road, Palm Harbor. Call (727) 784-2371. crossroads bcph.com.

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. fbcozona.com.

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

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

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

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. myndbc.com.

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

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

Buddhist

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

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

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

Catholic

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

Espiritu Santo Catholic Church, 2405 Phillippe Parkway, Safety Harbor. Call (727) 726-8477. espiritusanto.cc.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Charismatic

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

Christian

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

Cornerstone Christian Church and School, 317 Milwaukee Ave., Dunedin. Call (727) 733-1438.

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

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

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

Salvation Army, 1625 N Belcher Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 725-9777. salvationarmy.org.

Christian Methodist Episcopal

Bethany CME 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. christianscienceclearwater.com.

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

Church of God

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

Church of the Nazarene

Iglesia del Nazareno, 1601 N Highland Ave., Clearwater. Call (727) 446-7259.

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

Community

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

Calvary Chapel of Palm Harbor, 32676 U.S. 19 N, Palm Harbor. Call (727) 786-7969. ccpalmharbor.org.

Chapel-by-the-Sea, 54 Bay Esplanade, Clearwater Beach. Call (727) 446-0430. chapelbythesea.net.

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

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

Crystal Beach Community Church, 625 Crystal Beach Ave. Call (727) 784-8222. crystalbeachcc.org.

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

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

Dockside Community Church, 1218 New York Ave., Dunedin. Call (727) 733-2480. docksidecommunitychurch.com.

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. harborsidechurch.org.

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

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. mylakeviewchurch.com.

New Horizons Community Church, 625 Crystal Beach Ave. Call (727) 433-2584. nhccph.com.

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

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

Safety Harbor Covenant Church, 401 Second St. N. Call (727) 483-9351. safetyharborchurch.org.

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

Coptic Orthodox

St. Mary and St. Mina Coptic Orthodox Church of Clearwater, 2930 County Road 193, Clearwater. Call (727) 796-0464. stmarystmina.org.

Episcopal

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

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

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

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

Church of the Good Samaritan, 2165 NE Coachman Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 461-1717. goodsamaritan-swfla.org.

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

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

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

Jewish

Chabad of Clearwater, 1433 Gulf-to-Bay Blvd., Suite B, Clearwater. Call (727) 265-2770. jewishclearwater.com.

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

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

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

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

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

Lutheran

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

Christ the Lord Lutheran Church, 2045 N Hercules Ave., Clearwater. Call (727) 441-8239. ctlclearwater.org.

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

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

Grace Lutheran Church, 1812 N Highland Ave., Clearwater. Call (727) 446-5026. lutheransonline.com/ graceclearwater.

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

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

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

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

St. Mathias Lutheran Church, 2751 Sunset Point Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 796-2200. stmatthiaslutheran.org.

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

St. Timothy Lutheran Church, 812 E Tarpon Ave., Tarpon Springs. Call (727) 937-3503. mylutheran.com

Messianic

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

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

Metaphysical

New Thought Center for Creative Living, 2465 Nursery Road, Clearwater (meets at Peace Cottage on Unity of Clearwater's church property). Call (727) 475-8991. newthoughtctr.org.

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

Methodist

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

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

• The church presents "Movie and Craft Night in the Patch" 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday. Following craft time in the pumpkin patch, activities shift to Fellowship Hall for pizza and a movie. Children may dress in Halloween costumes and bring a pillow and sleeping bag if they wish.

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

First United Methodist Church of Dunedin, 421 Main St. Call (727) 733-4139. dunedinfumc.org.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Mormon

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

Nondenominational

Bible Fellowship Church, 4670 East Bay Drive, Clearwater. Call (727) 536-1641.

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

Bridgepoint Church, 455 Riviere Road, Palm Harbor. Call (727) 789-6764. bridgepointonline.org.

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

LifeBridge Church, 5656 150th Ave. N, Clearwater. Call (727) 272-5821. LBCPinellas.com.

Open Door Church, 2465 McMullen-Booth Road, suites B and C, Clearwater. Call (727) 599-1919. opendoor-church.com.

Shepherd's Heart Ministries, 2141 State Road 580 (Main Street), Ste. R, Dunedin. (727) 734-8273. shmonline.com.

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

Open Bible

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

Orthodox

Dormition of the Theotokos Greek Orthodox Church, 910 Douglas Ave., Clearwater. Call (727) 443-3999. kimisis.net.

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

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. epiphanycity.org.

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

Pentecostal

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

I.C.M. Tabernacle Church, 407 S Pinellas Ave., Tarpon Springs.

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

Presbyterian

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

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. fpcdunedin.org.

Grace Community Church, 2255 Nebraska Ave., Palm Harbor. Call (727) 789-2124. gccpalmharbor.org.

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

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

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

• Saxophonist Michael Hernandez and pianist Liz Ames will present a program of music from all over the Americas at 3 p.m. Sunday. A light reception in the fellowship hall will follow the concert. $5 offering suggested. Seating is first-come, first-served.

Presbyterian Church of Palm Harbor, 2021 Nebraska Ave. Call (727) 784-7274. pcph.org.

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

• The church will host a "Pumpkin Idol" singing competition (for ages 7 to 18) at 6:30 p.m. today. Prizes will be awarded in three age categories. From those, one grand prize winner will be selected. Cost is $10; free for spectators. Preregistration is required. Call (727) 266-9628 or email tina@sapcd.org.

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

Protestant

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. clearwater24.adventistchurch connect.org.

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

Unitarian Universalist

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

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

• The church will host "Bring A Friend Pancake Breakfast" 9 to 10:15 a.m. Sunday in the social hall. Menu includes pancakes, bacon, coffee, orange juice and musical entertainment. $5 adults; $2 children.

• Dr. Mona V. Mangat, southern regional director of Doctors For America since its inception, will speak on debunking the myths of health reform at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Octagon Arts Center.

• A reception for the exhibit "Studio Artists Out and About" featuring contemporary artwork by members of Studio 1212 will be 7 to 9 p.m. Friday.

Unitarian Universalists of Tarpon Springs

230 Grand Blvd. Call (727) 937-4682. uutarpon.org.

United Church of Christ

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

Unity

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

• The annual Interfaith Blessing of the Animals will be 10 a.m. to noon today. This community event features vendors, exhibits, microchipping, a pet and owner lookalike contest, raffles, an animal behavior training demonstration and a pet memorial table. Donations of unexpired, unopened animal food and supplies and clean, used towels will be accepted.

• All are welcome to attend an Indian dance and violin benefit performance at 1 p.m. Sunday in the church's sanctuary. Proceeds benefit the Dhamma Wheel Meditation Society.

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

Unity Community Church, 1315 Bayshore Blvd., Dunedin. Call (727) 734-0635. unitydunedin.org.

Religion news should be mailed to Nova Beall at 710 Court St., Clearwater, FL 33756; faxed to (727) 445-4119; or emailed to nbeall@tampabay.com.

North Pinellas religion briefs 10/12/12 [Last modified: Friday, October 12, 2012 7:27pm]
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