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Religion briefs Clearwater area

Religious briefs:


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

• Sunday worship at 10:30 a.m.

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

• Sunday first worship at 9 a.m., traditional service at 11 a.m.


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

• Sunday adult meditation class 10 to 11:30 a.m.

• Sunday children's meditation class 10 to 11:30 a.m..


Holy Spirit Ecumenical Catholic Church, 1140 Ponce de Leon Blvd., Clearwater. Call (727) 709-1542 or visit www.

• Sunday Mass at 10:30 a.m.


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

• Saturday Mass at 6 p.m.

• Sunday Mass at 9:30 a.m.


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

• Women of Global Action at 7 p.m. For information, call (727) 585-9217.

Generations Christian Church, 2795 Keystone Road, Tarpon Springs. Call (727) 934-5903 or visit

• Sunday worship: 8 a.m. blended service in sanctuary; 9:30 a.m. contemporary service in sanctuary; 10 a.m. Family Extreme service in gym; 11 a.m. contemporary service in sanctuary.

Life Path Christian Center, 1190 East Lake Road S East Lake. Call (727) 934-5735 or visit

• Sunday worship at 10:45 a.m.

Christian Science

First Church of Christ, Scientist, 46 W Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, Tarpon Springs. Call (727) 937-8379 or visit www.christian

• Sunday worship at 11 a.m.

• Wednesday testimony meeting at 6:30 p.m.


Chapel-By-The-Sea, 54 Bay Esplanade, Clearwater Beach. Call (727) 446-0430 or visit

• Sunday worship at 10:30 a.m.

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

• Sunday worship at 10:30 a.m.

• Saturday worship at 5:30 p.m.

Kirk of Dunedin Community Church, 2686 Bayshore Drive, Dunedin. Call (727) 733-9305 or visit www.kirkchurch,com.

• Concert and recording artist Rob Richards, who is the house organist at Disney's El Capitan theater in Hollywood, and pianist Alex Zsolt in "Hits to Keep Forever" at 8 p.m. April 11 and 2 p.m. April 12. For tickets, call (727) 733-5475.

Disciples of Christ

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

• Sunday worship at 10:15 a.m.


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

• Sunday worship: Holy Eucharist Rite I at 8 a.m.; Holy Eucharist Rite II at 10 a.m. with choir.

• Holy Eucharist and healing at 10 a.m. Wednesdays.

Episcopal Church of the Ascension, 701 Orange Ave., Clearwater. Call (727) 447-2469 or visit

• Sunday worship: Holy Eucharist Rite I at 8 a.m.; Holy Eucharist Rite II at 10 a.m.

• Holy Eucharist and healing at 10 a.m. Wednesdays.

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

• Healing service at 6 p.m. Wednesdays.

• Sunday worship: Holy Eucharist Rite I at 8 a.m.; Holy Eucharist Rite II with music at 10 a.m.

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

• Sunday worship at 8 and 10 a.m.

• Spanish Bible study 11:45 a.m. Sundays.

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

• Saturday worship: 5 p.m. Holy Eucharist Rite I.

• Sunday worship: 8 a.m. Holy Eucharist Rite I; 10 a.m. Holy Eucharist Rite II.

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

• Holy Eucharist and healing at noon Wednesdays.

• Holy Eucharist at 5 p.m. Saturdays.

• Holy Eucharist at 8 and 10 a.m. Sundays.


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

• Community Women's Seder at 6:30 p.m. April 8.

• Kabbalat Shabbat services with Rabbi David Weizman at 6:30 p.m. Fridays.

• Shabbat services at 9 a.m. Saturdays.

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

• Kabbalat Shabbat services 8 p.m. Fridays.

• Shabbat morning services second Saturday of the month beginning at 9:30 a.m. with Torah study.

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

• Words of Song: Cantor Deborah Jacobson leads a one-hour class the first Thursday of the month through May in psalms, prayer and the impact of music on prayer.

• Sabbath eve services 7:30 p.m. Fridays.

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

• A two-part Passover lecture series by Rabbi Shalom Adler at 7:30 p.m. Monday on "How to prepare your home physically and spiritually" and 7:30 p.m. April 14 on "The Seder — A Spiritual Journey."

• Kabbalat Shabbat services 5:30 p.m. Fridays.

• Shabbat morning service 9:30 Saturdays.


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

• Sunday worship at 8 and 10:30 a.m.

• Moms Ministry 9:30 a.m. first and third Thursdays each month.

•Christ the Lord Evangelical Lutheran Church, 2045 N Hercules Ave., Clearwater. Call (727) 441-8239 or visit www.christ

•Sunday worship at 9 a.m.

First Evangelical Lutheran Church and School, 1644 Nursery Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 462-8000 or visit www.

• Saturday worship at 6:30 p.m.

• Sunday worship at 8 and 10:30 a.m.


Congregation Ohr Chadash, a Messianic synagogue, 3190 Gulf-to-Bay Blvd., Clearwater. Call (727) 726-1472 or visit

• Erev Shabbat services 8 p.m. Fridays.


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

• Sunday worship: 8:15 a.m. traditional; 9:35 a.m. praise and worship; 11 a.m. traditional.

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

• Sunday worship: 8:30 a.m. communion and worship; 9:15 a.m. contemporary family; 11 a.m. traditional.

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

• Sunday worship: contemporary at 9 a.m., traditional at 11 a.m.

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

• Sunday worship at 8:30 and 10:45 a.m.

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

• A free meal to anyone in need from 4 to 5 p.m. every Sunday. Volunteers should arrive by 2:30 p.m.

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

• Sunday worship: 9:45 a.m. contemporary praise; 8:30 and 11 a.m. traditional.

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

• Sunday worship: 8:15 a.m. traditional; 9:45 a.m. blended; 11 a.m. family.

• Wednesday worship: 6:30 p.m. contemporary and 8 p.m. young adult contemporary.


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

• Sunday worship at 10:30 a.m.


Orthodox Church of the Holy Trinity, 3265 State Road 580, Safety Harbor. Call (727) 791-2273 or visit www.orthdox

• Divine Liturgy at 9:30 a.m. Sundays.


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

• Special music program featuring the Salvation Army Pasadena California Tabernacle Corps Band at 7 p.m. today and 10:45 a.m. Sunday.

Salvation Saloon Biker Church, 2950 Gulf-to-Bay Blvd., Clearwater. Call (727) 415-1583 or visit

• Sunday service at 10 a.m. with music by the Posse Band, report by Lou Angelwolf and the Message: Colossians Chapter 3 and 4.


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

• Sunday worship at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Free lunch every second Sunday of the month following the 10:30 a.m. service. Public invited.

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

• Food pantry 5 to 7 p.m. the second Tuesday of the month.


Church of the Reconciler, 915 Drew St., Clearwater. Call (727) 446-0946.

• Sunday worship at 10:30 a.m.

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

• Sunday worship at 9:30 a.m.

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

• Sunday worship: Casual contemporary at 9 a.m. in Fellowship Hall; blended at 10:30 a.m. in sanctuary.

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

• Sunday worship at 10:15 a.m.

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

• A concert of classical and popular music at 3 p.m. April 13 by the Clearwater High School choir under the direction of Dr. Peter J. Durow.

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

• Sunday services: Worship One at 9 a.m., traditional at 11 a.m.

Unitarian Universalists

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

• Annual Spring Wine Tasting from 6:30 to 9 p.m. today including hors d'oeuvres and silent auction. Admission is $15 a person.

• "Justice Sunday" is the theme of the Rev. Alec Craig's presentation at 11 a.m. Sunday.

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

• Kay Montgomery, executive vice president of the Unitarian Universalist Association, will address "Insurmountable Opportunities" at the 9 and 11 a.m. Sunday services.

• The movie The Moses Code will be shown at 3:30 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Monday in the Octagon Art Center on the church property. Tickets at the door $10.

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

• "Justice Sunday: The Costs of the Iraq War" is the theme of the 10:30 a.m. Sunday service presented by a panel.


Unity Church of Clearwater, 2465 Nursery Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 531-0992 or visit

• The topic of the Rev. Leddy Hammock's sermon will be "Carpe Diem" at the 9:30 and 11 a.m. Sunday services.

• Pranic healer Master Stephen Co will present a program at 7 p.m. April 10 on how to use hands to scan and access the higher soul within. Suggested donation $20.

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

• The Rev. Aaron Moore will be the guest speaker at the 10 a.m. Sunday service.

• A course in miracles 10 to 11:30 a.m. Fridays.

• Healing Center: by appointment. Participants are trained in the Pilgrimage integrative healing process.

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

• Worship services at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. at Sundays.

Send religion news to Chris Cosdon by mail to 710 Court St., Clearwater, FL 33756, by fax to (727) 445-4119 or e-mail to

Celebrating Passover

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

• Holocaust survivors groups from Tampa and Pinellas will celebrate a Passover Seder from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday.

• Shabbat service 8 p.m. Fridays led by Rabbi Arthur Baseman with cantorial intern Jennifer Duretz.

• Shabbat morning service 10:30 a.m. Saturdays led by Rabbi Baseman.

Religious briefs: 04/04/08 [Last modified: Thursday, October 28, 2010 10:23am]
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