CLEARWATER — Upcoming community service events and programs are listed below.
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Sermon topic is 'Same Message, Different Stories'
CLEARWATER BEACH —The Rev. Herb Freitag's sermon on Sunday at Chapel-By-The-Sea Community Church is titled, “Same Message, Different Stories.”
Section leaders Jared Acuff and Brette Tucker will sing “Mary, Did You Know?” and the choir's anthem will be “O Come, O Come Emmanuel.”
Adult Sunday School starts at 9:15 a.m. Coffee Conversations are at 9:30. Youth Sunday School students will leave the chapel at 9:45 a.m. to sing carols at The Oaks.
A nursery is provided for children through age 3 from 9:15 to 11:40 a.m. The coach pick-up schedule and route are available by calling the office at (727) 446-0430.
Thursday Bible study starts at 10:30 a.m.
Worship is at 10:30 a.m. at 54 Bay Esplanade. For details, call (727) 446-0430 or visit www.chapelbythesea.net.
First Baptist Church of Indian Rocks to present the Nativity Symphony
LARGO – The story of Jesus' birth in a stable will be presented on Sunday at 7 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Indian Rocks is located at 12685 Ulmerton Road.
The concert will be presented by the Sounds of Praise Choir and Orchestra, the Children's Choir, and the Indian Rocks Christian School choirs and Golden Eagle Regiment.
For more information, call (727) 595-3421 or visit www.indianrocks.org.
Hope Presbyterian to present Christmas musical, caroling
CLEARWATER – "Glory to God in the Highest," a Christmas musical, will be presented by the Children's Rejoice Choir on Sunday at 10:15 a.m. at the Hope Presbyterian Church in Clearwater.
Beginning at 5:30 p.m. Sunday, a casual worship while toasting s'mores will be held in the gardens of the church.
The church is located at 1698 S. Belcher Rd. For more information, call (727) 531-3200 or visit www.HopeFamily.com.
Hope Presbyterian to celebrate Advent with a cantata
CLEARWATER – The public is invited to the Hope Presbyterian Church of Clearwater for the celebration of Advent on Sunday, Dec. 22, when the adult worship choir presents the “Morning Star” – a Christmas Cantata.
The 90-minute worship service begins at 10:15 a.m. The church is located 1698 S. Belcher Rd. For more information call (727) 531-3200 or visit www.HopeFamily.com.
Largo Christian Fellowship Church Sunday Worship
LARGO – The Christian Fellowship Church, located at 900 Starkey Road in Largo, is taking a new direction in worship with a contemporary service that begins each Sunday at 8:30 a.m.
A main feature of the service is music presented by worship leader Terry Rogers. The sermon will be presented by Pastor Steve Gulbronson. This contemporary worship service attracts both youth and adults. For more information, call (727) 581-1742.
A Christmas Eve celebration in Dunedin
DUNEDIN – The Clearwater Community Church invites the public to an outdoor Christmas Eve celebration at the Dunedin Community Center Pavilion starting at 6 p.m. on Dec. 24. Christmas carols, cookies, and hot chocolate will be served. Guests are encouraged to bring a lawn chair and a friend. For more information, send an email to email@example.com or call (727) 799-4444.