Church Briefs



EVENTS

LOCUST FORK BAPTIST CHURCH will have an evening of praise and worship tonight at 6:30 p.m. with Randy Beason and Jeremy Lesley performing. The public is invited to the free event.

PLEASANT MOUNT BAPTIST CHURCH will hold a yard and bake sale on Saturday, July 18, from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. The sale will be inside the family life center at 250 Pine Mountain Circle.

PHILADELPHIA BAPTIST CHURCH will have Homecoming services on Sunday, July 19, at 10:30 a.m. Lunch will be served after the worship service and Bama Blu Grace will perform at 1 p.m.

Summer revival services will be at 7 p.m. Sunday, July 19, through Thursday, July 23. Dan Boatman will be the evangelist.

LOCUST FORK BAPTIST CHURCH is hosting Dennis Swanberg, America’s Minister of Encouragement, for a night of laughter and inspiration on Wednesday, July 22, at 6:30 p.m. The public is invited to this free event.

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH HAYDEN will celebrate ‘A Century of Service’ with a three-day event. Friday, Aug. 14, at 6:30 p.m. members will be ‘Remembering the Past’ with an ice cream social and ‘Red Book’ singing; Saturday, Aug. 15, at 5 p.m. they are ‘Celebrating the Present’ with a chicken and fish dinner; and Sunday, Aug. 16, beginning at 9:15 a.m. there will be a ‘Grand Finale Centennial Celebration’. A fellowship luncheon will follow the service. For more information, call the church office at 205-647- 3357 or visit the website at www.fbchayden.com. EASLEY BAPTIST CHURCH holds yard sales on the first and third weekend of every month at 62866 U.S. 231. Proceeds benefit Redeemed Ministries, a group which helps people coming out of rehab transition back to a normal, healthy life.

NEW HOME #1 MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH will have a singing on Sunday, July 26, at 1:30 p.m., with Crimson Stained as special guests. Matthew Fallin is pastor, Bruce Hamby is song chairman.

REVIVALS

FRIDAY’S CROSSING MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH will have revival services through Friday, July 17, at 7 p.m. Prayer begins 15 minutes before service time. Kyle Blakely is pastor, Sam Johnson is helper.

HENDRIX MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH will have revival services through Friday, July 17, at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. Derrick Lowery is helper, Mark Jones is pastor.

MOUNTAIN GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH will have revival services tonight at 7 p.m. Evangelist is Junior Thomas, pastor is Jerry Hackney. The church is located on County Road 47 in Blountsville.

MACEDONIA BAPTIST CHURCH will have revival services through Friday, July 17, at 7 p.m. Chad Allbright is evangelist, Robbie Burtram is pastor. The church is located on County Road 35.

WELCOME #2 BAPTIST CHURCH in Palmerdale will have Homecoming services and the regular third Sunday singing on July 19 with The Campbell Family performing at 2 p.m.

Revival services will be held Monday, July 20, through Friday, July 24, at 7 p.m. Daryl Holt is evangelist, Tommy Riggs is pastor. LIBERTY HILL BAPTIST CHURCH will have revival services Sunday, July 19, at 5 p.m., and Monday, July 20, through Friday, July 24, at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. Lee Smith is evangelist, David Harper is pastor.

PLEASANT VIEW MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH will have revival services Sunday, July 19, at 6 p.m. with New Ground performing and Monday, July 20, through Friday, July 24, at 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. Lunch will be served after the morning services and prayer band begins 15 minutes prior to each service.

ROSWELL CREEK BAPTIST CHURCH in the Blountsville area will have revival services Sunday, July 19, at 5:30 p.m., and Monday, July 20, through Friday, July 24, at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. daily. Steve LeCroy is pastor, James Earl Pate is helper.

LIBERTY HILL BAPTIST CHURCH in Royal will have revival services Sunday, July 19, at 5 p.m. and Monday, July 20, through Friday, July 24, at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. daily. David Harper is pastor and Lee Smith is evangelist.

HIGH MOUND MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH will have summer revival Monday, July 20, through Friday, July 24, at 6:45 p.m. Jerry Hackney is evangelist, Paul Jones is pastor. The church is located on Teal Road in Horton.

ROBIN HILL MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH will have revival services Monday, July 20, through Friday, July 24, at 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. daily. Gene Lambert is evangelist, Larry Smith is pastor.

PINE GROVE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH will have summer revival services Monday, July 20, through Friday, July 24, with services at 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. The evening service will have special music. William McClellan is evangelist, Randy Hale is pastor.

THE CHURCH AT MERCY HILL will have youth revival Saturday, July 25, at 6 p.m., Sunday, July 26, at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m., and Monday, July 27, at 6 p.m. Guest speaker is Keith Nevad from West Palm Beach, Fla. Call pastor Kevin LoVeless at 205-353-3842 for more information.

MT. HEBRON BAPTIST CHURCH will have revival services Sunday, July 26, at 5:30 p.m. and Monday, July 27, through Friday, July 31, at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. daily. Ennis Stone is helper, Eric Stone is pastor.

MOUNTAIN VIEW BAPTIST CHURCH will have revival services Monday, July 27, through Friday, July 31, at 7 p.m. each day. Scott Engle is evangelist.

PINE BLUFF BAPTIST CHURCH in Locust Fork will have revival services Monday, July 27, through Friday, July 31, at 7 p.m. nightly. Prayer begins at 6:45 p.m. Chris Frachiseur is evangelist, Daryl Holt is pastor.

ONEONTA SECOND BAPTIST CHURCH will have revival services through Friday, July 31, at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. daily. Prayer begins 15 minutes prior to all services. Chris Weaver will be the evangelist, Dale Young is pastor. Phone 493-0999 to arrange for local transportation.

THE CHURCH AT ONEONTA will have a Western Round-Up on Sunday, July 19, through Thursday, July 23, with dinner at 6 p.m. nightly. There will be games, puppets, balloons, lessons, and more. The church is located at the corner of Ala 231 and County Road 20. Phone 625-6744 for more information.

TRINITY BAPTIST CHURCH will have ‘Everest’ VBS through July 17 from 6 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. Phone 256-620-5044 or 516- 0313 for more information.

MT. VIEW BAPTIST CHURCH will have ‘Journey off the Map’VBS on Saturday, July 18, from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Registration begins at 8 a.m. and commencement and community cookout at 3 p.m. Ages 3 through adult welcome and nursery is available. The church is located on Arkadelphia Road one mile northwest of Skyline Drive. Phone 590- 3321 with questions.

FIRST INDEPENDENT CHURCH will have ‘Camp Kilamanjaro’ VBS for ages three through adult Sunday, July 19, through Friday, July 24, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Transportation is available. Call 205-446-5681 for information. The church is located on Ala 75 near the Oneonta schools.

ONE WAY OUTREACH in Cleveland will have VBS Monday, July 27, through Thursday, July 30, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. The church is located on Hwy 79 next to First Baptist. Call Russell Murphree at 625-2013 for more information.

MOUNTAIN POINTE MINISTRIES has started a new bus ministry. Need a ride to church? Phone Tim Baker at 559-4565.

NECTAR BAPTIST CHURCH is taking sealed bids from the public to purchase the older model baby grand piano at the church. Bids will be accepted through July and money raised used for church ministries. Phone 680-2228 or 429-2715 to arrange to view the piano.

BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH serves a free community dinner on the fourth Sunday of each month. The church is located on U.S. 278 in Snead.

THE CHURCH AT ONEONTA hosts a weekly GriefShare Group on Mondays from 6:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. The support group is open to those grieving the death of a loved one. Phone Linda Reid at 625-4477 with questions. The church is located at the intersection of U.S. 231 and county road 20.

FRIENDSHIP BAPTIST ASSOCIATION Baptist Center Thrift Store is located at 7730 Ala 160 in Hayden, at the corner of Wallstown Road. Donations of household goods and gently-used clothing are accepted. The store is open daily 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. and closed Sundays. Phone 274-2879 or 647-0150 for more information.