Religion Digest for Modesto area (5/4/14)

May 3, 2014 

Music and the arts

TIM LOVELACE – 6 p.m. today, Richland Faith Assembly of God, 1201 Richland Ave., Ceres. Christian comedian Tim Lovelace, host of “The Music City Show,” will perform. Offering. (209) 538-3838.

UNIVERSITY CHOIR CONCERT – 6:30 p.m. Monday, Escalon Christian Reformed Church, 2203 California St. Group of 140 men and women from California Baptist University choir and orchestra in concert. Auditions after concert for scholarship opportunities for high school juniors, seniors and transferring college students. Offering. (209) 522-6960.

GREATER VISION – 7 p.m. Monday, Northside Assembly of God, 200 North Ave., Turlock. Southern gospel group from Tennessee in concert. Offering. (209) 538-3838.

Speakers

RYAN BOMBERGER – 6 p.m. Thursday, Gallo Center for the Arts, Modesto. Bomberger, who was conceived in rape and raised in a racially diverse adoptive family, will speak of his passion to prevent abortion and to raise the value of every human life. Refreshments at 6 p.m., talk begins at 7 p.m. Fundraiser for Bethany Christian Services of Modesto. Free, but must reserve seat. (209) 522-5121.

LISA HENDEY – 7:15 a.m. May 13, Old Mill Cafe, 600 Ninth St., Modesto. Hendey, a social media expert and technology contributor to EWTN’s Son Rise Morning Show, will speak at the Modesto Catholic Professionals & Business Club meeting. Mass at St. Stanislaus Church at 7th and J streets precedes breakfast meeting at 6:30 a.m. For reservations, cpbmodesto@gmail.com or (209) 968-8086.

Classes

ART OF MARRIAGE – 6:30-9 p.m. May 16 and 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 17, Escalon Covenant Church, 1155 Escalon Ave. Video-guided class “Art of Marriage” by national organization, Family Life “helps couples understand God’s plan for relationships.” $33 per person for materials. Register online at www.escaloncovenant.org. (209) 838-7600.

Miscellaneous

FAMILY HEALTH FAIR – 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. today, St. Stanislaus Community Center, 1416 Maze Blvd., Modesto. Medical, vision and dental screenings, plus information on Cal-Fresh program, Covered California insurance, immigration legal services and counseling services. Sponsored by Catholic Charities. Free.

Send events by noon Tuesday to snowicki@modbee.com or fax to (209) 578-2207.

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