Friday, November 24, 2017
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Religion notes for Brandon area

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The United Methodist Church of Sun City Center, 1210 Del Webb Blvd. W, welcomes back Phil Provenzano & the Jazz Xperience for a special afternoon concert at 3 p.m. Sunday. A donation of $5 is requested at the door. For more information, call Jeff Jordan, director of worship arts, at (813) 634-2539.

Bell Shoals Baptist Church, 2102 Bell Shoals Road, will host Celebrate America, a free indoor concert and family fun fest, beginning with live music at 5:30 p.m. Sunday. A festival featuring 14 food trucks, games and sweet treats will follow at 7 p.m. For more information, call (813) 689-4229 ext. 708.

St. Andrew's United Methodist Church, 3315 Bryan Road, Brandon, will host a men's retreat from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. For information, call (813) 689-6849.

The Pages of Life Book and Gift Shop, on the campus of United Methodist Church of Sun City Center, is open from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays and 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sundays. The entrance to the shop faces 1210 Del Webb Blvd. For information, call (813) 633-8595.

First Baptist Church of Brandon, 216 N Parsons Ave., is registering kids for summer sports camps and a KidZone Summer Spectacular. For information, call (813) 689-1204.

South Bay Church, 13498 U.S. 301, Riverview, offers a Haitian service at 1 p.m. Sundays. For information, call (813) 677-0721.

Hope Lutheran Church, 2001 N Park Road, Plant City, announces its summer worship schedule with a traditional service at 9:15 a.m., a family Bible hour at 10:30 a.m. and Spanish worship at 5:30 p.m. Sundays. A contemporary service is at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Also, register now for Kingdom Rock, a vacation bible school beginning July 29. Families who register early will receive a free music CD. Call (813) 752-4622.

New Hope Worship Center, 803 W Mahoney St., Plant City, hosts a Corporate Prayer Hour from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. Saturdays. Call (813) 757-6123.

Shiloh Baptist Church, 11014 W Cason S., offers a Zumba class from 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Call (813) 752-8345.

Send your religion news to Sarah Whitman at [email protected]

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