Religion Digest (6/2/13)

June 6, 2013 

MUSIC AND ARTS

NATIVE FLUTE CONCERT —6 p.m. today, Prescott Church, 3000 Prescott Road, Modesto. Native flutist Mark Holland of St. Louis and percussionist N. Scott Robinson in concert. Sponsored by Northern California Flute Circle. $10 at door. Native flute workshop from 3 to 5 p.m. $25. (209) 527-0363.

HYMN SING — 7 p.m.Friday, Modesto Christian Reformed Church, 2620 College Ave. Audience will join in 25 traditional hymns interspersed with Bible readings. Ice cream social follows. Free. (209) 523-1906.

CLASSES

CHOOSE WISELY — 6 to7:30 p.m., today, June 9 and 23, Big Valley Grace Community Church, 4040 Tully Road, Modesto. "Are you looking for Mr/Miss Right or just Mr/Miss Right Now?" Scott Stubbert teaches a series on finding the right mate and what Bible says about the subject. Free. (209) 577-1604, ext. 341.

GRIEFSHARE — 6 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays, beginning June 10, Modesto Covenant Church fireside room, 913 Floyd Ave. 13-week DVD series has experts and lay people talking about various topics to help with loss of a loved one. $15 for workbook. (209) 529-2666.

MISCELLANEOUS

PRAYER BREAKFAST — 7 to 8:30 a.m. Thursday, CrossPoint Community Church, family life pavilion, 1301 12th St., Modesto. Breakfast sponsored by City Ministry Network, will include proclamation from mayor, prayers for community and keynote speech by Mark Vasché on "Transform Leaders — Transform Culture." Tickets $10, in advance or at door. (209) 345-9264.

BIG SALE — 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Centenary United Methodist Church, McHenry Avenue between Norwegian and Tokay avenues. Furniture, tools, toys, electronics, sporting goods, clothing, collectibles, more, plus food booth. Benefits church's ministries and missions. (209) 527-5441.

FUND-RAISING DINNER —6 p.m. June 14, 9852 E. Grayson Road, Turlock. "Hope Lives Here" is theme for fund-raising dinner for the Turlock Gospel Mission. Guest speaker is author Mason Weaver. Tickets $75 to $1,500 at http://turlockgospelmission. org. (209) 656-1033.

COMMUNITY SALE — 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 15, Parkview Christian Estates, 3112 Napier Drive, Modesto. Garage and vendor sale, plus snacks and lunch available for purchase. Benefits mission trip to Brazil. (209) 505-9603.

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL

KINGDOM ROCK — 5 to8:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, Oakdale Community Christian Reformed Church, 217 F St. For kids entering first through sixth grades. Dinner served at 5 p.m., followed by program. Free. Reserve spot at www.oakdalecrc.org. (209) 847-5692.

EVERYWHERE FUN FAIR —9 a.m. to noon June 10-14, First United Methodist Church, 850 16th St., Modesto. For children entering grades kindergarten through fifth. Free. Register at www.firstumcmodesto.org. (209) 522-9046.

EVERYWHERE FUN FAIR — 6 to 8:30 p.m. June 10-14, Calvary Reformed Church, 741 W. Second St., Ripon. For children entering grades kindergarten through sixth. Dinner provided. Free. (209) 599-4294.

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