CHURCH HAPPENINGS IN 2014
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The “Church Happenings” section is featured each Wednesday and Saturday in the Daily Mountain Eagle and daily on the Eagle’s website at www.mountaineagle.com. Church or faith-based events, faith-based support group meetings, cemetery association meetings and cemetery clean-ups are listed for free and run in chronological order by date and time as space allows. There is no guarantee on number of days or when an announcement will run. Deadline to place announcement is by noon each Tuesday and Friday. For information, contact Elane Jones at 205-221-2840 or email information to elane.jones@mountaineagle.com.

THURS., APRIL 17

MT. VERNON BAPTIST REUNION FOR DEACONS AND DEACON FAMILIES from 1969 to 1975 will be Thursday, April 17, at 6 p.m. at Victoria’s Restaurant. Dutch Treat.

MARANATHA BAPTIST CHURCH, corner of Josephine and Barker Streets in Jasper, will have its Foot Washing Communion Service Thursday, April 17, at 6:30 p.m.

FRIDAY, APRIL 18

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH at 1604 4th Avenue in Jasper will present “The Passion of Christ” on Good Friday, April 18, at 6:30 p.m. followed by the Lord’s Supper and a question and answer session.

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF CARBON HILL at 111 3rd Avenue Northeast in Carbon Hill will host its Good Friday “Secret Church” Friday, April 18, from 6 p.m. until midnight. Church doors will open at 5 p.m. No charge to attend.

JASPER FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH at 1604 4th Avenue in Jasper will present “The Passion of the Christ” with the Lord’s Supper and a question and answer session on Good Friday, April 18, at 6:30 p.m.

AIKEN GROVE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH on Sipsey Road will present the Easter Cantata “Jesus, Messiah” Friday, April 18, at 6:30 p.m. Refreshments following the service. Archie Homan, pastor.

MARANATHA BAPTIST CHURCH, corner of Josephine and Barker Street in Jasper, will present a lesson about “Good Friday” Friday, April 18, at 6:30 p.m. with guest speaker, Bro. Delmus Anthony.

FRIENDSHIP BAPTIST CHURCH on Alabama Highway 195 North in the Thach community will have revival services Friday, April 18, at 7 p.m.; Saturday, April 19, at 6 p.m. and Sunday, April 20, at 11 a.m. with guest evangelist, Jerry Key and guest pianist, Martha Key.

ALDRIDGE COMMUNITY MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH will present the Easter drama “He is Risen” Friday, April 18, at 7 p.m.; Saturday, April 19, at 6 p.m.; and Sunday, April 20, at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m.

SAT., APRIL 19

EMPIRE CHURCH OF GOD/EMPIRE FIRE DEPARTMENT will be sponsoring an Easter Eggstravaganza Saturday, April 19, from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Hollow Hills in Empire.

CARBON HILL FIRST FREEWILL BAPTIST CHURCH will host its Spring Fling/Easter Egg Hunt Saturday, April 19, from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Music, games and prizes.

UNITED METHODIST CHURCH OF NAUVOO on 3rd Avenue in Nauvoo will host the “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.

DILWORTH CHURCH OF GOD at 3688 Hull Road in Empire will hold its annual Easter SpEGGtacular on Saturday, April 19, at 10 a.m. with an egg hunt for students 5th grade and younger. For more information, call the church office at 205-648-6327 or email, information@dilworthchurchofgod.com.

JASPER FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH at 1604 4th Avenue in Jasper will present the family event, “Walk With Jesus” on Saturday, April 19, from 10 a.m. until noon. Easter explained in a way children can understand.

WESTSIDE BAPTIST CHURCH located at 1101 22nd Street West in Jasper will host an Easter Egg Hunt and Community Day, Saturday, April 19, beginning at 10:30 a.m. For more information, contact Pastor Scott Argent at 205-384-5182.

SAMARIA BAPTIST CHURCH at 70 East Lake Road (off Industrial Parkway) in Jasper will have an Easter Egg Hunt Saturday, April 19, at 11 a.m. at the church.

SUMITON CHURCH OF GOD will sponsor an Easter Egg Hunt Saturday, April 19, from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Sumiton Christian Football Stadium for children ages, 3 years to 5th grade. Inflatables, games and free hotdogs and cokes.

COPELAND FERRY CHURCH OF GOD on Alabama Highway 269 South in the Copeland Ferry community will be hosting a community-wide Egg Hunt Saturday, April 19, from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m.

FREEDOM ASSEMBLY OF GOD on Alabama Highway 257 (Curry Highway) in Jasper will have an Egg Hunt Saturday, April 19, at noon. Refreshments will be served.

MARANATHA BAPTIST CHURCH, on corner of Josephine and Barker Streets in Jasper, will have a Bible Study and Egg Hunt Saturday, April 19, at noon with games and food.

EASTER EGGSTRAVAGANZA to be held Saturday, April 19, from 1 until 4 p.m. at Bro. James and Sis. Stacy Aaron’s house located at 283 Abe Myers Road in Pineywoods. Free admission. For more information, call 205-384-9817.

FARMSTEAD BAPTIST CHURCH will have a Catfish Dinner and Concert Saturday, April 19. Dinner from 4 until 6 p.m. Concert to begin around 6 p.m. Guest singers, Redeemed Bluegrass Gospel Group. Tickets for Dinner $10 per plate (includes choice of catfish or chicken). Tickets must be purchased in advance. For more information, call 205-384-3501 or 205-300-3630.

HUNTER CHAPEL CHURCH on East Lake Road in Jasper will present the Easter play “Gift of Grace” Saturday, April 19, at 6 p.m. at the church.

PROSPECT INDEPENDENT METHODIST CHURCH on Prospect Road in Nauvoo will present its Easter Program Saturday, April 19, at 7 p.m.

SUNDAY, APRIL 20

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF CARBON HILL at 111 3rd Avenue Northeast in Carbon Hill will have its Easter Sunrise Service Sunday, April 20, at 6 a.m. followed by its Resurrection Service at 11 a.m.

HUNTER CHAPEL CHURCH will have Easter Sunrise Service at the Majestic Cross Sunday, April 20, at 6:15 a.m. and the Easter play “Gift of Grace” at 11 a.m. at the church.

BLOOMING GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH at 1805 Blooming Grove Road in Curry will have its Easter Sunrise Service at 6:30 a.m. at the church. Worship service will begin at 10 a.m. For more information, call 205-387-8751.

MARANATHA BAPTIST CHURCH, corner of Josephine and Barker Street in Jasper, will have Easter Sunrise Service Sunday, April 20, at 6:30 a.m., Sunday School at 9:45 a.m., and Easter Praise Service at 11 a.m. No services Sunday night.

FRIENDSHIP BAPTIST CHURCH on Alabama Highway 195 North in Thach will have Easter Sunrise Service Sunday, April 20, at 7 a.m. at the church.

NEW PROSPECT BAPTIST CHURCH will have Easter Sunday “Sunrise Service” Sunday, April 20 at 8 a.m. in the church’s Christian Life Center. Will serve breakfast after service, then Sunday School at 9:30 a.m. and worship at 10:30 a.m. in the Christian Life Center.

JASPER FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH at 1604 4th Avenue in Jasper will present “Celebrate Jesus’ Resurrection” Easter Sunday, April 20, at the 8:30 and 11 a.m. worship services.

EDGIL GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH will have its Homecoming Celebration Sunday, April 20, at 10 a.m. with guest singers The Page Trio.

UNION CHAPEL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH at 330 Buttermilk Road in Cordova will have its Easter Service Sunday, April 20, with Sunday school at 10 a.m. and worship service at 11 a.m. For more information, call Pastor James McNamee at 205-388-4002.

WORSHIP LIFE CENTER will have its Easter Service Sunday, April 20, at 10:30 a.m. and its 2nd Annual Great Egg Drop from noon until 5 p.m. Eggs will be dropped by helicopter at 2 p.m. If you are interested in being a vendor, visit the Worship Life Center Facebook page or call 205-265-2900.

MT. PISGAH BAPTIST CHURCH on the Cordova-Parrish Road will have a singing Sunday, April 20, beginning at 10:30 a.m. Lunch at noon. No singing in the afternoon. Donald Hyche, pastor.

PHILADELPHIA TABERNACLE will have its Easter Celebration Sunday, April 20, at 10 a.m. with guest singers, the Freemans from Nashville, Tenn. Egg hunt for the kids and lunch at noon.

SAMARIA BAPTIST CHURCH at 70 East Lake Road (off Industrial Parkway) in Jasper will have its Easter Service Sunday, April 20, at 11 a.m. Shane Morrow, pastor.

SARAGOSSA BAPTIST CHURCH CHOIR will present Easter music “Rest My Case at the Cross” Sunday, April 20, at 11 a.m. at the church.

SATURDAY, APRIL 26

NEW LIFE BAPTIST FELLOWSHIP on Cordova Cutoff Road will have a Community Yard Sale Saturday, April 26, beginning at 6 a.m. Donation of $5 to set up. Concessions will be available.

NAUVOO CHURCH OF GOD will have a gospel singing Saturday, April 26, at 6 p.m. featuring Eagle Wings, Kim Dunn, Angie Wood, the Cook Family from Double Springs, and the Nauvoo Church of God Praise Team.

SUNDAY, APRIL 27

UNION GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH in Barney will its Decoration and Singing Sunday, April 27, at 10:30 a.m. Guest singers will be the Page Trio.

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH FRISCO at 2701 Corona Avenue in Jasper will have its “Church In The Street” Sunday, April 27, beginning with Sunday school at 2 p.m. and church service at 4 p.m. Guest speaker will be the Rev. Alex Washington from Greater Shiloh Baptist Church. Everyone welcome. For more information, contact the church’s pastor, Rev. Alonzo Harper, at 205-387-7030.

SUNDAY, MAY 4

GOOD HOPE BAPTIST CHURCH near Sayre will have its Homecoming Celebration Sunday, May 4, with singing at 1:30 p.m. Guest singers will be the Melody Masters.

TUESDAY, MAY 13

HOPE AFTER LOSS ORGANIZATION will host its 3rd Annual Parents Banquet honoring parents with children in heaven on Tuesday, May 13. There will be a balloon release at the Walker County Courthouse Square in Jasper at 6:30 p.m. followed by dinner at Los Reyes. Please RSVP to Brandi at 205-275-6459.