Faith Digest: Rose Sunday concert, scholarship concert


Rose Sunday


On Sunday, organist Keith Shafer will play his 30th Rose Sunday Concert since being appointed the director of music at St. Paul's Church in 1983.

The free concert begins at 4 p.m. at the church, 605 Reynolds St., and will be followed by a reception in Tyler Hall. Child care will be available.

The annual concert on Rose Sunday marks the fourth Sunday of Lent and the mid-point of the season.

The name refers to rose-colored vestments used in some churches to mark the occasion. Call (706) 724-2485 for more information.

Scholarship concert

The Savannah State Univer­sity Wesleyan Gospel Choir presents a gospel scho­lar­ship concert at 5 p.m. March 17 at Tabernacle Baptist Church, 1223 Laney-Walker Blvd.

Proceeds from the concert benefit the Augusta chapter of the Savannah State University National Alumni Association, which awards scholarships to deserving students at Savannah State University.

Call (706) 799-9936 for information and tickets.