Church happenings

Posted 10/25/16

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.

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 26

Blooming Grove Baptist Church on Blooming Grove Road in Curry will host its Fall Festival today, Oct. 26, from 6 until 8 p.m., at the church. Food, fun and games, including a cake walk, go fish, face painting, inflatable slide, hay ride and more.

THURSDAY, OCT. 27

Pleasant Hill Community Church will have revival services Thursday, Oct. 27, through Saturday, Oct. 29, at 7 p.m., each night with guest evangelist, Bro. David Roper. For more information, contact Ray Fields at 205-689-4660.

FRIDAY, OCT. 28

Manchester Independent Church on Alabama Highway 195 North in Jasper will host a free “Meet & Greet” Community Dinner Friday, Oct. 28, from 5 until 8 p.m. Music provided. The church is also conducting a Christmas Toy Drive. Bring a toy and get a ticket for the drawing to win a ham or turkey.

SATURDAY, OCT. 29

Westside Baptist Church Childrens Department will host a Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser on Friday, Nov. 4. Take-out from 5 until 6:30 p.m., and eat-in with entertainment will be at 7 p.m. Deadline to purchase tickets will be Saturday, Oct. 29. For more information or to purchase tickets, contact the church office at 205-384-5182.

Starview Baptist Church in Parrish will host a Fall Festival on Saturday, Oct. 29, beginning at 9 a.m. at the church. Free event for the community. Games, moon walk, cake walk, fish pond and more. Fun for all ages.

Mt. Vernon Baptist Church will host a Fall Festival on Saturday, Oct. 29, from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. There will be a Halloween Costume Contest with prizes awarded to the best costumes, a Trunk or Treat, and plenty of food and games.

River of Living Water United Methodist Church at 1401 Jones Dairy Road in Jasper will host a Fall Festival on Saturday, Oct. 29, from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. Free games, hayride, food and fellowship for all ages. For more information, call the church office at 387-2657.

Union Grove Baptist Church in the Bug Tussle Community will host a Festival of Grace on Saturday, Oct. 29, from 1 until 5 p.m.

Jasper Independent Methodist Church on Veterans Drive in Jasper will have a Fall Festival on Saturday, Oct. 29, from 2 until 4 p.m. Plenty of games, food, arts and crafts, candy and music.

Macedonia Baptist Church on Macedonia Loop Road in Curry will host a Fall Festival on Saturday, Oct. 29, at 2 p.m., at the church.

Argo Church of God at 6170 U.S. Highway 78 in Cordova will host a Fall Festival on Saturday, Oct. 29, from 3 until 6 p.m., at the church. Free food and games.

New Bethany Full Gospel Church of God in Nauvoo will host a Fall Festival on Saturday, Oct. 29, from 5 until 8 p.m., in the church gymnasium. Food, games, inflatables and more.

New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church in Union Chapel will host a Hallelujah Harvest Festival on Saturday, Oct. 29, at 5 p.m., at the church, featuring musical guest, Redemption. There will be a Maze of The Choice, hay ride, games, Trunks-of-Treats, wiener roast and face painting. Everyone is invited and all activities are free of charge.

New Oak Grove Freewill Baptist Church in Nauvoo located at 530 New Oak Grove Road in Nauvoo will be hosting a Trunk or Treat on Saturday, Oct. 29 from 6 to 8 p.m., featuring a cake walk, games, hot dogs and lots of candy. For more information, please contact Lindsay Kelly at 205-300-6237.

Samaria Baptist Church at 70 East Lake Road in Jasper will host a Fall Festival on Saturday, Oct. 29, at 6 p.m. at the church.

Oakman Freewill Baptist Church will have a singing on Saturday, Oct. 29, at 7 p.m., featuring the gospel group, Still Blessed.

SUNDAY, OCT. 30

Aiken Grove Baptist Church will host a 5th Sunday Singing on Sunday, Oct. 30, with worship services at 10 a.m., lunch at noon and singing at 1 p.m., featuring the Freedomland Quartet as guest singers.

Curry Church of God at 8380 Curry Highway in Jasper will host a Family and Friends Day on Sunday, Oct. 30, at 10:30 a.m., with guest singers, Purpose. There will be gifts and door prizes, and a meal will be served following the service.

Union Chapel Baptist Church on Old Birmingham Highway in Jasper will have an “Old Fashion Day” on Sunday, Oct. 30, beginning with regular service at 10:45 a.m., lunch at noon and singing at 1 p.m., with guest singers, the Glasco Brothers from Vernon.

Hickory Grove Church of the Nazarene on Winston County Road 8 in the Bright Pond community will have its Fifth Sunday Singing Sunday, Oct. 30, with lunch at noon and singing at 1 p.m. Guest singer will be Alabama Senator Greg Reed. For more information, contact Pastor Dewey Williams at 384-4137 or Wayne Smith at 300-4131.

Carbon Hill First Baptist Church will host a Fall Festival on Sunday, Oct. 30, from 3 until 5 p.m., at the church. Free games and prizes, free food and drinks, freebouncy house and cake walk.

Harmony Baptist Church on Alabama Highway 195 North in Jasper will host a Fall Festival and a Trunk or Treat on Sunday, Oct. 30, at 5 p.m., with plenty candy, fun and games.

New Prospect Baptist Church at 770 Alabama Highway 5 North in Jasper will host a “Hallelujah Harvest” on Sunday, Oct. 30, from 4 until 7 p.m., at the church. Moon walk, huge slide, costume contest, chili and soup cook-off, cake walk, carnival games, candy and fun for all.

Kelly Mill Church on Winston County Road 4, off Alabama Highway 195 South, in Double Springs, will host a gospel singing Sunday, Oct. 30, at 5 p.m., featuring guest singers, Latter Rain.

New Hope Holy Church of Christ at 3911 Rosehill Road in Nauvoo, will have a gospel singing on Sunday, Oct. 30, at 5 p.m., featuring guest singers, the Joylanders.

New Hope Baptist Church on Fall City Road in Jasper will have a singing on Sunday, Oct. 30, featuring guest singers, Covered by Grace.

New Bethany Full Gospel Church of God will have a 5th Sunday Night Singing on Sunday, Oct. 30, at 6 p.m., with guest singers, the Gospel Barn Quartet.

MONDAY, OCT. 31

Bethel Baptist Church at 7000 Bethel Road in Dora will have its annual Harvest Festival and Trunk or Treat on Monday, Oct. 31, from 6 until 8 p.m. There will be hayrides, food, games, prizes, puppets, candy, and great Christian fellowship. Rain or shine. No scary costumes, please. Everything is free. For more information and directions, visit www.bbcdora.com or call 648-2917.

Carbon Hill First Baptist Church will host a Trunk or Treat Monday, Oct. 31, starting at 5 p.m., until the candy is gone. Also free hotdogs and drinks until they are gone for everyone.

Maranatha Baptist Church at the corner of Josephine Street and Barker Street (below West Jasper School) in Jasper will host its annual “Hallelujah Night” Block Party on Monday, Oct. 31, beginning at 5 p.m. Event is free and will include a hayride, chili and hotdogs, candy and more.

New Canaan Baptist Church will have a Fall Festival on Monday, Oct. 31, from 5 until 8 p.m., at the church, featuring inflatable slide for kids, a hay ride and lots of good food.

TUESDAY, NOV. 1

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.

THURSDAY, NOV. 3

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.

FRIDAY, NOV. 4

New Hope Baptist Church on Fall City Road in Jasper will have a yard sale on Friday, Nov. 4, and Saturday, Nov. 5, beginning at 8 a.m. Lunch served at noon. Will also be selling brown bag lunches of your choice of a hamburger or hotdogs. All proceeds toward the church’s building fund.

SATURDAY, NOV. 5

Lamon Chapel United Methodist Church at 944 Lamon Chapel Road in Thach will host its 36th Annual United Methodist Women’s Bazaar and Bake Sale on Saturday, Nov. 5, from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m., featuring homemade crafts, baked goods, odds and ends, books, old records, cassette tapes and more. Breakfast at 8 a.m., with homemade biscuits, eggs, bacon, sausage and gravy and lunch will feature homemade chili, soup and hot dogs.

Faith Worship Center will host a Fall Festival on Saturday, Nov. 5, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Free food (chili, popcorn, pickles and more), games including pumpkin bowling and football throw, cake walk and silent auction and door prizes. Free admission.

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church in Brookside will host its 34th annual Food Festival on Saturday, Nov. 5, from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m., and Sunday, Nov. 6, from noon until 5 p.m. in the Parish Hall. For more information, call 285-9648 or visit the church’s website at www.stnicholsbrookside.org.

Wright’s Chapel AME Church will host the third annual Gospel Sing-A-Rama on Saturday, Nov. 5, at the Lueada Meadows-Smith Center at 419 Crutchfield Boulevard in Jasper. The singing will begin at 1 p.m., featuring the theme “O sing unto The Lord a new song; for He has done marvelous things.” Refreshments will be served and everyone is invited. If you would like to participate in the singing or more information, please call 205-221-3296, 205-387-7535 or 205-717-4027.

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 Saturday, Nov. 5, at 6 p.m. Featured gospel singers will be Calton Quartet from Collinwood, Tenn. Admission is free, but a love offering will be received.

SUNDAY, NOV. 6

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

Cordova First Baptist Church invites you to its annual Homecoming services on Sunday, Nov. 6, from 10:30 a.m. until noon, with message by Pastor Robert Blankenship and special music by Unity 4. Lunch provided in the church’s fellowship hall from noon until 1 p.m., followed by a singing. No Sunday School.

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.

MONDAY, NOV. 7

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.

SATURDAY, NOV. 12

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.

Women’s Ministry of First Presbyterian Church at 1510 Fourth Avenue in Jasper, will host a holiday luncheon on Saturday, Nov. 12, from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. Guest speaker will be Tina Aaron, who will present a program on “Faith In Action.” Prepaid tickets are $10 each. For more information on reserving a seat, please call Mary Putman at 205-902-6808.