Saturday, May 26, 2018
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Religion calendar and briefs

Brooksville

Faith Fellowship Church, 19255 Campground Road, has announced that its free gospel jams will now be on Sundays. The next jam will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday. 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 4:30 p.m. Call (352) 796-6589 or (352) 754-9330.

Faith Evangelical Presbyterian Church, 200 Mount Fair Ave., will host Serve Day from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. The outreach event, designed to serve the city of Brooksville with various cleanup, maintenance and visitation projects, is open to participation from anyone in the community.

"Serve Day is an opportunity for Christians to demonstrate Christ's love," said Eric Davis, project leader for the event.

The day will culminate with a picnic from 1 to 3 p.m. Call (352) 796-4969.

Spring Hill

Aglow International Spring Hill Chapter will have a breakfast meeting at 8:45 a.m. Oct. 21 at Evergreen Woods, 7030 Evergreen Woods Trail. The speaker will be Lanette Escabar, author of A Journey Behind Prison Walls. The cost for breakfast is $8.50. Call (352) 610-4164 or (352) 848-4182 if you plan to attend.

First United Methodist Church of Spring Hill, 9344 Spring Hill Drive, will offer a special class for seniors, featuring area professionals who will speak about topics such as finances, living arrangements and death. The class will begin at 10 a.m. Oct. 16 in Classroom 2.

The church will have a flea market from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 19 in its Light House building. Vendor spaces cost $15. Donations of furniture, appliances and tools to sell are welcome.

Local author, teacher and artist Jacque Coffee — Your Gung-Ho Life — will be the guest speaker for the United Methodist Women at 9 a.m. Oct. 21.

Call the church at (352) 683-2600.

The Baha'is of Hernando County will host a discussion and talk, "Poetry in Motion: The Word of God" by Tony Quinones, at 7 p.m. Friday at Spring Hill United Church of Christ, 4244 Mariner Blvd. Transportation is available. Call (352) 666-7280.

Information for the Religion Calendar and Briefs may be emailed to Gail Hollenbeck at [email protected], 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.

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