Church happenings

Posted 3/16/16

The “Church and Cemetery Happenings” section is featured each Wednesday and Saturday in the Daily Mountain Eagle, and daily on the Community Calendar at www.mountaineagle.com. Events are listed free of charge. They are ran by calendar date and …

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Church happenings

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The “Church and Cemetery Happenings” section is featured each Wednesday and Saturday in the Daily Mountain Eagle, and daily on the Community Calendar at www.mountaineagle.com. Events are listed free of charge. They are ran by calendar date and time as space allows, so there is no guarantee when or the number of days an event will run. Events are only accepted from local churches, faith-based ministries or organizations, and cemetery associations. The deadline to place an event is by noon each Tuesday and Thursday. For information, call Elane Jones at 205-221-2840 or email information to elane.jones@mountaineagle.com.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Union Grove Baptist Church is requesting donations for cemetery upkeep. Send donations to Jim Gilbert at 536 Church Road, Cordova, Alabama 35550.

FRIDAY, MARCH 18

Aiken Grove Baptist Church will present its Easter Canata “Jesus, Only Jesus” on Friday, March 18, at 6:30 p.m.

SATURDAY, MARCH 19

Day Cemetery Committee hasannounced that all old flowers need to be removed from Day Cemetery by Saturday, March 19 for decoration, which will be Easter Sunday, March 27. Donations for upkeep on the cemetery are also being accepted and can be mailed to Day Cemetery, P.O. Box 285, Oakman, AL 35579.

Nauvoo United Methodist Church on Third Avenue in Nauvoo will host its Christian Place Mission food distribution program the third Saturday of each month from 10 a.m. until noon at the church. For more information, call Carole Newman at 205-410-7029.

Berry Civic Center will host a Southern Gospel Singing the third Saturday of each month at 6 p.m. Admission is free. A love offering will be received.

Phillips Chapel Church on Empire Road in Sumiton will have a singing Saturday, March 19, at 6 p.m. The guest singers will be Holy Destiny.

Eastside Baptist Church on Viking Drive in Jasper will have a singing Saturday, March 19, at 6 p.m. The guest singers will be New Ground and Southern Image. A love offering will be received.

New Oak Grove Freewill Baptist Church in Nauvoo will be selling Swamp John’s plates Saturday, March 19 from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Plates are $11. To order, call 205-272-1051.

SUNDAY, MARCH 20

New Hope Holy Church of Christ at 3911 Rosehill Road in Nauvoo will have a singing Sunday, March 20, at 10 a.m. The guest singers will be the Lovelace Family.

First Baptist Church of Frisco cordially invites your congregation to their Pastor Appreciation Day on Sunday, March 20, at 3 p.m., to celebrate 19 years with the Harper family. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Charlie Moore of First Baptist Church in Livingston.

New Prospect Baptist Church at 770 Alabama Highway 5 North in Jasper will host a “Glow-In-The-Dark” Easter egg hunt Sunday, March 20, at 4 p.m. For more information, call 205-384-4808.

Union Grove Baptist Church will have a singing with special guest singers The Durhams and revival services Sunday, March 20, at 5 p.m. and Monday, March 21, through Wednesday, March 23, at 7 p.m. each night. Guest evangelist will be Tim Barnett.

Sixth Avenue Baptist Church located at 2917 6th Avenue W. in Jasper will celebrate Pastor Edmon Hullett Sr.’s 33rd pastoral anniversary Sunday, March 20, at 3 p.m. with guest speaker the Rev. Cederick Jones of Sipsey.

Highway 5 Church of God will have a singing Sunday, March 20, at 5:30 p.m. Guest singers will be New Ground.

Freedom Worship located on Sipsey-Pineywoods Road will have a new season revival with speaker Jay Trayel on Sunday, March 20, at 10:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. and Monday through Wednesday at 6 p.m.

Hunter’s Chapel Holy Church of Christ will have 11th Hour in concert Sunday, March 20, at 6 p.m.

THURSDAY, MARCH 25

Boldo United Methodist Church on Highway 69 N. will host a special Maundy Thursday service Thursday, March 24 at 6 p.m., a Good Friday service Friday, March 25 at 6 p.m. and an Easter egg hunt Saturday, March 26, from 10 a.m. to noon.

FRIDAY, MARCH 25

Westside Baptist Church at 1101 22nd Street West in Jasper will host a Spring Break Fun Day Friday, March 25, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. by opening its playground and providing free lunch as the kids wrap up Spring Break.

Faith Worship Center invites you to its Easter program “You are Holy” Friday, March 25, and Saturday, March 26, at 7 p.m. each night and Sunday, March 27, at 6 p.m.

First Baptist Church-Carbon Hill will have several special services on Good Friday, March 25: The Third Hour (9 a.m.) with special speaker John Foles and special music by Jay Robinson; The Sixth Hour (Noon) with special speaker Adam Brewer and special music by Shirley Tune and Judy Pearson; The Ninth Hour (3 p.m.) with special speaker J.J. Creel and special music by Angela Hunt; and Jesus in the Tomb (6 p.m.) with special speaker Scott McCullar and special music by members of FBC-Carbon Hill.

SATURDAY, MARCH 26

First Baptist Church-Carbon Hill will have an Easter EGGstravaganza at Legion Park in Carbon Hill from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

New Oak Grove Free Will Baptist Church in Nauvoo will host an Easter egg hunt Saturday March 26, from 4 until 6 p.m., at the church.

Cedrum Grove Free Will Baptist Church has postponed its regular fourth Saturday singing until further notice. For more information, call Pastor John Ed Warren at 205-544-9695.

New Life Baptist Fellowship at the intersection of Cordova Cut-off Road and Old Birmingham Highway in Jasper will host an Easter egg hunt Saturday, March 26, at noon, at the church.

Desperation Church invites you to experience Easter at its Jasper Campus located inside the CHS Activities Center at 204 19th Street East in Jasper Saturday, March 26, at the 5 or 6:15 p.m. service and Sunday, March 27, at the 9, 10:15 or 11:30 a.m. services. Visit www.desperationchurch.tv/Easter for more information.

SUNDAY, MARCH 27

Farmstead Baptist Church will have a special Easter Sunday service at 10 a.m. on Sunday, March 27, at Rowland Auditorium on Bevill State Community College’s Jasper campus.

Friendship Baptist Church at Thach will have its Easter Sunrise Service Sunday, March 27, at 7 a.m. followed by a breakfast, Sunday School at 9 a.m., and morning worship services at 10 a.m. There will be no evening service.

First Baptist Church-Carbon Hill will host a Sonrise Service Sunday, March 27 at 6 a.m. and a Resurrection Sunday Service at 11 a.m.

SATURDAY, APRIL 2

Dutton Hill Missionary Baptist Church at 2263 Dutton Hill Road in Oakman will host a youth rally “Rooted In Jesus” featuring special guest speaker Drew Turner on Saturday, April 2, at 5:30 p.m. For more information, call 205-504-4949.

Benefit Singing for Beech Grove Church at Beech Grove off Alabama Highway 102 will be held Saturday, April 2, at 6 p.m. Special groups include, the Belk Baptist Singers, the Fowler Family and the Busbys. For more information, call Dr. Paul Busby at 205-622-3296.

SUNDAY, APRIL 3

Grace Kitchen sponsored by New Oak Grove Free Will Baptist Church in Nauvoo, will provide a free meal to people in their community Sunday, April 3, at 4 p.m. at the church. There will also be a Red Book Hymnal singing at 5 p.m.