Church happenings

Posted 8/19/16

Church Happenings, Gospel Singings and Cemetery Meetings will be 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 …

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Church Happenings, Gospel Singings and Cemetery Meetings will be 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 no later than noon on Tuesday or Friday of each week. For information, call Elane Jones at 205-221-2840 or email information to elane.jones@mountaineagle.com.

SUNDAY, AUG. 21

Lamon Chapel United Methodist Women’s Ministry will hold a yard sale for missions today, from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m., at the church located at 944 Lamon Chapel Road in Thach.

Kitchens’ Memorial Sacred Harp Singing will be held today at Zion Rest Primitive Baptist Church on Viking Drive. The singing will run from 9:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m., with a covered dish lunch shared at noon. For more information, call Linda J. Sides at 205-384-4234.

Friendship Baptist Church at 45 Nichols Street in Parrish will host its annual Women’s Conference today, with registration begin at 9:45 a.m. Registration fee is $10. The conference starts at 10 a.m. and will end with lunch. The guest speaker will be Minister Betty Cannon of Pensacola, Fla., and the worship leader will be Psalmist Darlene Riggins of Tuscaloosa. Attire is denim and white.

Pleasant Hill Freewill Baptist Church on Pineywoods-Sipsey Road in Jasper will host a Back-To-School Bash today from 4 until 7 p.m. at the church. The Lifehouse Puppet Team will also minister at 6 p.m. If you need a ride, call 205-544-4973 or 205-435-1472 and leave a message.

Highway 5 Church of God will host a youth service today at 5 p.m. Guest speaker will be Chris Stokes from Lynn Church of God. Afire Ministries will lead the praise and worship, and also the drama.

Trinity Church at 2615 Ripley Road in Carbon Hill will have a benefit singing to help raise funds for a new roof for the church today at 6 p.m., with featured guest singers, the Renfroes from Samantha and Merciful Grace from Russellville. For directions, call 205-275-6628.

SUNDAY, AUG. 21

Townley First Baptist Church at 228 Alabama Avenue in Townley will have homecoming services Sunday, Aug. 21, at 10:30 a.m., with fellowship lunch after the morning service, followed by afternoon singing. Guest speaker will be the Rev. David Miller, the Walker Baptist Association’s Director of Missions. Afternoon musical performances presented by Eagle’s Wings.

Union Grove Baptist Church in the Bug Tussle community of Cullman County will have a singing Sunday, Aug. 21, featuring guest singers, Bama BluGrace.

Phillips Chapel Church on Empire Road in Empire will host the Reginald Reeves Memorial Hymn Book Singing Sunday, Aug. 21, at 2 p.m.

Arley First Baptist Church on Alabama Highway 41 in Arley invites you to its “Awesome August” services being held Sunday, Aug. 21, at 6 p.m., and Monday, Aug. 22, through Wednesday, Aug. 24, at 7 p.m. each night. Scheduled of guest speakers: Aug. 21 - Dr. Russ Quinn; Aug. 22 - Dr. Kevin Hamm; Aug. 23, Kyle Reno; and Aug. 24 - Dr. Robert Smith. For more information, call 205-384-4667 or visit www.arleyfirstbaptist.org.

Hunters Chapel Holy Church of Christ on Hunters Chapel Road in Jasper will have a singing Sunday, Aug. 21, at 6 p.m., featuring the group, EverPraySing and special guests singers, Resurrection Trio.

Farmstead Baptist Church will have revival services Sunday, Aug. 21, at 6 p.m., and Monday through Wednesday, Aug. 22-24, at 7 p.m. each night. Guest evangelist will be Roger Haney.

MONDAY, AUG. 22

Bethel Grace Assembly of God Womens Ministry will host the area-wide Ladies Meeting on Monday, Aug. 22, with guest speaker, Janice Moore. Dinner will be served at 6 p.m., and the service will begin at 7 p.m.

THURSDAY, AUG. 25

Manchester Independent Church of God on Alabama Highway 195 North in Jasper will have revival services Thursday, Aug. 25, through Saturday, Aug. 24, at 7 p.m., and Sunday, Aug. 28, at 10 a.m. Guest evangelist will be Kevin White.

SUNDAY, AUG. 28

Argo First Baptist Church on U.S. Highway 78 in Argo will be celebrating 85 years with a homecoming service on Sunday, Aug. 28, at 10:30 a.m. Guest speaker will be Bro. David Miller, the Walker County Baptist Association’s Director of Missions. Lunch and singing following the morning worship service.

Boldo United Methodist Church on Alabama Highway 69 North at Gray Road in Jasper will celebrating its 114th Homecoming on Sunday, Aug. 28. Worship and praise at 10:30 a.m. and noon. Guest preacher will be Herb Williamson. Lunch at noon in the Fellowship Hall with afternoon singing at 1:30 p.m. Guest singers will be Freedom Land.

Macedonia Baptist Church on Macedonia Loop Road in Jasper will have a homecoming service on Sunday, Aug. 28, at 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Lunch following morning service. Guest speaker will be Bro. Donnie Hyche. Guest singers will be Chosen Road.

Central Baptist Church at 900 Airport Road South in Jasper will have a homecoming service on Sunday, Aug. 28, at 1:30 p.m. Guest singers will be the Page Trio.

Curry Church of God will have revival services Sunday, Aug. 28, through Friday, Sept. 2. Special speakers include: Sunday - Leon Beasley; Monday - Gary Phillips; Tuesday - Tony Maharty; Wednesday - Leon Beasley; Thursday - Chris Bell; and Friday - Lewis Smith. Special worship singers include Pine Grove COG, Nauvoo COG, Moulton COG and Dora COG.

Rising Star Baptist Church will celebrate its annual Men’s Day on Sunday, Aug. 28, at 3 p.m., with special guests, Oliver Jones and the Temple of Hope Church.

First Baptist Church of Frisco on Corona Avenue in Jasper will have its 132nd annual homecoming anniversary on Sunday, Aug. 28, at 3 p.m., with guest speaker, Rev. Jerry Seary and the St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church of Tuscaloosa.

New Prospect Baptist Church Sanctuary Choir will present an encore presentation of the “Top 10 Favorite Choir Anthems” Sunday, Aug. 28, at 5 p.m., in the church’s sanctuary on Alabama Highway 5 North in Jasper. This is a repeat performance of the program they presented in June, and will also feature guest musician, Johnny Kilgore, who will also be sharing his piano solo arrangements of hymns. Fellowship will follow the worship service in the church’s Christian Life Center. Everyone is invited.

THURSDAY, SEPT. 1

River of Living Water United Methodist Ministries (Christ United Methodist Church) at 1401 Jones Dairy Road in Jasper will conduct a 12-step Celebrate Recovery program each Thursday at 7 p.m. A meal and fellowship will be provided at 6 p.m. For more information, call 205-221-3486.

SATURDAY, SEPT. 3

The Church at Beech Grove at 347 Beech Grove Road in Townley will host its first Saturday Night Service the first Saturday of each month at 6 p.m., featuring congregational singing, special guest singers and refreshments following the service. Offering will be received to help with the upkeep of the church building. For more information, contact John Cooner at 275-7823.

Winston County Gospel Theater (formerly Looney’s Tavern) on Alabama Highway 278 near Houston, Alabama will host a gospel singing the first Saturday of each month at 6 p.m., featuring the Freedom Land Quartet. Admission is free, but a love offering will be taken.

SUNDAY, SEPT. 4

Saragossa Baptist Church Mens Prayer Group meets each Sunday at 9:30 a.m. at the church.

Crossway Baptist Church in Parrish will host Biker Sunday on Sunday Sept. 4, at 11 a.m. Chapters and individuals are welcome.

Victory Assembly of God will hold its Breaking Free meeting for those struggling with addictions each Sunday at 2:30 p.m. at the church. For more information, call Jaye Trayal at 205-275-9974.

Oakman First Baptist Church Girls in Action meets each Sunday at 5 p.m. at the church.

First Baptist Church of Jasper will have Celebrate Recovery every Sunday at 5 p.m. in the fellowship hall at the church. The community is invited. For more information, please contact the church at 205-221-6444.

Gloryland Baptist Church on Circlewood Drive in Forestdale will be offering free Bible College Courses starting Sept. 6 from 6:30 until 9:30 p.m. This is not a Sunday school. Come learn about the old and new testament books with prophecies. For more information, call Bro. Bryant at 337-304-8542 or Bro. Vernon at 205-491-6301 or 205-910-7635.

MONDAY, SEPT. 5

Nauvoo United Methodist Church on 3rd Avenue in Nauvoo will host AA (Alcoholic Anonymous) and NA (Narcotics Anonymous) meetings Monday and Friday at 6 p.m. each month.

Saragossa Baptist Church Women’s Prayer Group will meet each Monday at 7 p.m. at the church.

TUESDAY, SEPT. 6

Jasper AL Algow Community Lighthouse meets every Tuesday, from 3:30 until 5:30 p.m., at LifeSprings Assembly of God located at 2686 Alabama Highway 195 North in Jasper. The purpose of the meeting is to gather with others for a time of refreshing, relationship building, networking and community outreach. For more information, contact Cynthia Patton, president, at 205-471-2879 or follow Jasper AL Algow Community Lighthouse on Facebook.

Carbon Hill Methodist Church at 178 Northwest 4th Avenue will host Celebrate Recovery every Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. and Twelve Step Program every Thursday at 6:30 p.m.

Awakening Life Church on Alabama Highway 257 in Jasper will hold a CelebrateLIFE recovery and restoration accountability and support group meeting every Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the church. Groups for grief, recovering addition and unemployment. For more information, contact Pastor Anthony Sellers at 205-522-5033.

FRIDAY, SEPT. 9

113th Session of the United Sacred Harp Musical Association will convene on Sept. 9, 10 and 11, at Camp McDowell’s Doug Carpenter Hall. The Friday night singing will begin at 6:30 p.m., while the all day singings on Saturday and Sunday will begin at 9 a.m. Lunches will be $7, and books will be available for purchase as well. For more information, call Linda J. Sides at 205-384-4234 or email linjanes@bellsouth.net.

SATURDAY, SEPT. 10

Boldo Methodist Church on Alabama Highway 69 North (across from the Dollar General) in Jasper will have a Free Clothes Closet Give-a-way on the second Saturday of each month from 8 a.m. until noon at the church. For people who need of clothes or shoes.