Jericho Road Ministries welcomes donations for its Christian outreach program.
"Each day God brings men and women to us who are battling the oppression of abuse, the injustice of poverty and the servitude of addition," said ministry chaplain Bruce Gimbel. "In this place, they find hope for their future, the truth of Godís love and the opportunity for personal freedom through faith in Jesus Christ."
There also is a need for volunteers for the ministryís thrift stores, shelters and food bank. Applications must be filled out between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. weekdays at the Stewardship Office, 1163 Howell Ave. Call (352) 799-2912, Ext. 101 with questions.
Providence Church is offering a free weekly water-themed Kidís Summer Fun Series that features Biblical stories, worship music and activities for children in kindergarten through fifth grade at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays through August 8 in the Hernando County Shrine Club building at 13400 Montour St. Call (352) 346-2322.
Brooksville Church of the Nazarene, 19384 Ingram St., is offering vacation Bible school from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays through August 8. Call (352) 796-4249.
Information for the Religion Calendar and Briefs must be in writing and may be emailed to Gail Hollenbeck at [email protected] or mailed to Hernando Times, Religion Calendar and Briefs, 3131 13th Ave. North, St. Petersburg, FL 33713. The deadline is two weeks before the event or reservation deadline. Include the time, date, exact street address, cost, contact person (first and last names) and phone number.