Originally created 03/27/04

Faith digest



Men's dinner

Dr. Andy Menger of the Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd will discuss The Words Men Most Want to Hear at a males-only dinner at 6:30 p.m. Monday at Dye's Southern Grill, 4020 Washington Road in Martinez. Dinner costs $12. For reservations or more information, call the sponsor, the Episcopal Church of the Holy Comforter , 210-1133.

Art slide show

The Easter Story in Art, a slide presentation on the Passion and Renaissance art, will be presented at 7 p.m. Friday at the Episcopal Church of Our Savior, 4227 Columbia Road in Martinez.

Dr. Andrew Stangel, an adjunct professor at the University of New Hampshire at Manchester, will be the presenter. He established and directed the Art History Tours program for the U.S. armed forces in Europe.

A wine and cheese reception will begin at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call 863-1718.

Bishop honored

African Methodist Episcopal Bishop Frank Cummings of the Sixth Episcopal District in Georgia will be honored at noon Saturday, April 3, at Wrens Baptist Church, 500 N. Main St. in Wrens, Ga.

Bishop Cummings, who has served more than 50 years in ministry, is expected to announce his retirement in July. The reception is sponsored by the Wrens-Vidalia District of the AME. For more information, call (706) 547-0294.

Choral music

Archiglas, a six-person a cappella choral group from St. Petersburg, Russia, will sing sacred anthems and Russian folk songs at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Lutheran Church of the Resurrection, 825 Greene St.For more information, call 724-8792 or visit the singers' Web site, www.archiglas.com.

'Easter Carol'

The Veggie Tales' An Easter Carol will be shown at 5 p.m. Sunday at Bel-Ridge Baptist Church, 108 Monterey Ave. in Belvedere.

Refreshments will be served. For more information, call (803) 279-3366.Praise concert

A concert will mark the release of the CD He Deserves the Highest Praise at 6 p.m. Sunday at Tabernacle Baptist Church, 1223 Laney-Walker Blvd.

The songs were written by Eli Wilson and Glenn Burleigh. For more information, call 724-1230.

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