Religion briefs, July 29, 2017
Pianist to give concert at Palisade church
Pianist Jerry Nelson will present a concert at 10:30 a.m. Sunday at the Palisade Church of the Nazarene, 3959 Front St. in Palisade.
Nelson has composed and arranged upwards of 6,000 songs and musicals during the span of his career and has performed with Christian artists Sandi Patti, the Gaithers and Ralph Carmichael.
Call 464-7770 for information.
National Night Out at Crossroads slated
Crossroads United Methodist Church will sponsor National Night Out activities from 6:30–7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 1, at the church, 599 30 Road.
All neighbors are invited to attend. Take your bikes and ride the bike obstacle course. There will be bicycle safety checks for kids. The Civil Air Patrol will be on hand, as will the St. Mary’ Hospital Blood Mobile for blood donations.
Call the church at 242-0577 for information or to sign up to donate blood.
‘Faces and Voices’ homeless exhibit set
Koinonia Church will sponsor a multi-media exhibit titled “Faces and Voices: Homeless in America,” created by photographer Steven Maxwell, beginning Monday at the church, 730 25 Road.
The exhibit educates the public about homelessness while also creating empathy and understanding for our homeless neighbors, a news release said. Maxwell “brings great insight to the presentation of men, women, children, veterans and families who have been or are homeless. He lets them tell their own stories for you to hear or read via written transcript or audio recording.”
Exhibit hours are 9 a.m.–noon July 31–Aug. 3, and 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Aug. 6.
Call the church at 242-3947 for information.