Church to present founders of `World Healing Prayer' day...


May 31, 2002

Church to present founders of `World Healing Prayer' day

Columbia Church of Religious Science will sponsor an evening with Jan and John Randolph Price, originators of "World Healing Prayer for Peace Day," held each year since 1986 on Dec. 31. The event will run from 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. June 8 at 7150 Sanner Road, Clarksville. Tickets are $25, including food and beverages.

Information: 410-802-8950, or

A workshop, "The Divine Design for Health, Wealth and Happiness," is being offered from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. June 9 at the Hawthorn neighborhood center, 6175 Sunny Spring, Columbia.

Everyone is welcome. A $25 donation is requested.

The Prices will conduct the church's Sunday Celebration service at 10 a.m.

Information: 410-750-8559, or e-mail

Nontraditional worship in Journeys Community

St. Andrew's Church in Glenwood conducts a ministry, Journeys Community, for those who would like to pursue a spiritual path but have not found it in traditional forms of worship.

A weekly gathering is held at 10 a.m. Sundays at Clemens Crossing Elementary School in Columbia. The services include live and recorded popular music, movie clips, photographs and art, spiritual readings and meditations on a theme. A time for discussion is included after the service. The theme for Sunday's service is "The Search for Meaning." Transformation is an overriding theme for the service.

Information: the Rev. Harry Brunett, 410-489-4035, or send e-mail to

Gospel music workshops are to begin today

Carolyn Bryant, a gospel singer and scholar, will lead a series of gospel music workshops that will culminate in a "Gospel Jubilee" concert June 20, sponsored by Columbia Festival of the Arts.

Workshop participants will learn about gospel music's historical roots and will perform as a choir. Rehearsals and nondenominational lectures are planned.

The workshops, which begin today, are open to everyone.

Information: 410-715-3044.

Israeli music, dancing and food planned Sunday

The Jewish Federation of Howard County and the Baltimore Zionist District will hold Israel Cafe at 7 p.m. Sunday at Kahler Hall in Harper's Choice Village Center, Columbia.

Israeli music and dancing and an Israeli dinner are planned. Tickets are $25.

Information: 410-730-4976, Ext. 21.

Unitarians to hold service for Gay Pride Month

The Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Columbia will sponsor an interfaith worship service to celebrate Gay Pride Month at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Owen Brown Interfaith Center, 7246 Cradlerock Way, Columbia.

The public is invited to participate. A reception will be held after the service.

Information: 410-381-0097.

Two churches join to offer Bible school June 24-28

Two Ellicott City churches - First Evangelical Lutheran Church and St. John's Episcopal Church - will hold Bible school from June 24 to 28 for children ages 3 through fifth grade.

The theme is "Brave Believers: Extreme Faith Stories." Classes will be held from 9 a.m. to noon at First Evangelical Lutheran, 3604 Chatham Road, Ellicott City.

The cost is $15. Registration is due as soon as possible. A commitment of parent participation is required for each child. Baby-sitting, storytelling and snack services are needed.

Information: 410-465-2977.

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