The Adult Education Committee of Woods Memorial Presbyterian Church, 611 Baltimore-Annapolis Blvd., Severna Park, will offer Bible study workshops and performances through November.

From 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, the church will host "The Bible Made Simple." The six-hour session is intended to make scripture more understandable for people who are just beginning to read or have difficulty understanding the Bible.

At 6:30 p.m. Nov. 14, Atlanta-based actor Brad Sherrill will present a one-man performance of the Gospel of John. Tickets cost $5. For more information or to make a reservation, call 410-647-2550 or visit www.woodschurch.com.

Dana Stillinger and Jeremy Robinson are the musical leaders of Calvary United Methodist Church's new contemporary worship service, held at 5:30 p.m. Sundays in the church's fellowship hall, 301 Rowe Blvd., Annapolis. Stillinger, a vocalist with the U.S. Naval Academy's Electric Brigade band, is a former member of Up With People and studied vocal performance at Luther College. Robinson, a former member of the gospel band the Offerings of Praise, toured with the Christian rock group the Continentals. He is a member of the Naval Academy Band. The services, which started this past Sunday, will include contemporary praise songs.

-- Compiled by EILEEN RIVERS

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