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Religion calendar for Hernando County


Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church, 600 Wood Drive, will host the Hernando County Federation of Choirs for the celebration of its 50th anniversary at 3 p.m. March 22. The choir guild was organized in 1959 and included Ebenezer's choir and those from Mount Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church, Allen Temple AME and Mount Pilgrim FWB Church.

The Biker Worship Center will meet from noon to 1 p.m. March 22 at Marine Corps League Detachment 708, 8405 Sunshine Grove Road. Those arriving early may purchase breakfast and participate in fellowship. Call Buzz at (352) 799-1165.

Christ the Savior Greek Orthodox Church, 13460 Olympic Village Road Lane, will serve a Lenten shrimp dinner at noon March 22. Tickets are $12. Proceeds will be used for the new church that is being built on Anderson Snow Road. Call (352) 583-0308. The St. Katherine's Society will have a Greek pastry and bake sale for Hernando County charities on April 11 at Sam's Club, 13300 Cortez Blvd.


Word of Life, 13247 Word of Life Drive, will present "Jesus: Behold the Man" from March 27 through April 11. Tickets range from $5 to $24. Call (877) 412-8687.


Damascus Mission Faith Outreach, 4477 Treiman Blvd., will host a "Wild Game Feast" barbecue dinner beginning at 10:30 a.m. March 28. The church hopes to raise $3,000 to help build its new place of worship. Donations will be accepted. Call (352) 279-6656 or (352) 585-2588.


Faith Baptist Church, 175 Springtime St., will have a New Life crusade at 10:45 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday and at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Topics will be "Are You Really Good Enough for Christ's Love," "The Three Dirty Words You Can't Say in Church" and "The Top 10 Reasons People Don't Believe in Jesus Christ and What God Has to Say About Them." Call (352) 686-5060.

First United Methodist Church, 9344 Spring Hill Drive, will present AmeriKids Dinner Theater in a patriotic musical by the SonShine Choir at 6 p.m. March 28. Tickets for the ham dinner and performance cost $5 per adult, $1 per child and are on sale in the church office. Call (352) 283-2600.

Fellowship Community Church, 11250 Spring Hill Drive, will have a yard/bake sale from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. March 28. All proceeds will be used for outreach ministries. Call (352) 686-4612.

Hope Community Bible Church, 13241 Spring Hill Drive, will present an End Times sermon series at 9 and 10:45 a.m. Sundays through March 29. There also will be an annual churchwide rummage and bake sale featuring homemade baked goods and hundreds of household items from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday and from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 21. Proceeds will benefit mission projects, including the Alliance Women's National Project — Women in Crisis. Call (352) 686-6020.

Jericho Road Ministries is taking registrations for its second annual 10K/5K/1-Mile Charity Run-Walk, which will begin at 7:30 a.m. April 18 at the entrance to River Country Estates on U.S. 19. The entry fee is $20 for pre-race registration, $25 on the day of the race. Registration for children younger than 12 is $3. Send e-mail to or call (352) 799-2912 for information.

Holy Trinity Orthodox Church, 11200 Elgin Blvd., will mark the Great Fast before Pascha with prayer services at 6 p.m. Wednesdays through March 25 and All Souls divine liturgies at 9 a.m. each Saturday through March 28. There will be a divine liturgy in honor of the Annunciation to the Virgin Mary at 6 p.m. March 24. Call (352) 686-6050.

Information for the Religion Calendar may be e-mailed to Gail Hollenbeck at 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, place with address, ticket price, contact person or phone number are missing. For information, call (352) 754-6112 and leave a message.

Religion calendar for Hernando County 03/13/09 [Last modified: Friday, March 13, 2009 7:49pm]
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