Church Briefs


WARRIOR RIVER BAPTIST CHURCH will have revival through Friday, Aug. 10, with services at 7 p.m. and prayer at 6:45 p.m. Roy Miller is pastor, Sam Johnson is evangelist. The church is located on U.S. 278, west of Walnut Grove.

GOD’S LITTLE CHURCH will have a gospel singing on Sunday, Aug. 12, at 1:30 p.m., featuring Jeremiah’s Call from Tennessee. The church is located at 4977 Old Ala 75 in Allgood.

EDGEWOOD MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH will have revival Monday, Aug. 13, through Friday, Aug. 17, at 7 p.m. nightly. Evangelist is Dustin Smith and pastor is Bobby Goss.

PINE BLUFF MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH will have Arnie Dawson and Heirline performing on Saturday, Aug. 18, at 7 p.m. The church is located in Locust Fork.

PLEASANT VIEW MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH will have the regular third Sunday singing on Aug. 19 with Kingsland Quartet performing at 6 p.m. The church is located on U.S. 278 two miles east of Holly Pond. Phone 256-796-5986 with questions.

BLOUNT COUNTY EMMAUS CLUSTER will meet Tuesday, Aug. 28, at Turning Point United Methodist Church in Locust Fork. Potluck supper is at 6:30 p.m., meeting at 7 p.m.

PLEASANT VALLEY BAPTIST CHURCH will have Philip ‘Red’ Mulkey and Gang singing on Sunday, Aug. 12, at 6 p.m. The church is located on Ala 79. Phone Philip at 429-1677 with questions.

CLEVELAND FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH will have the 125th annual Homecoming on Sunday, Aug. 19, at 10 a.m. Ralph McGowan will bring the message and lunch will be served after the service.

MT. CARMEL MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH will have summer revival Sunday, Aug. 19, at 5 p.m., and Monday, Aug. 20, through Friday, Aug. 24, at 7 p.m. nightly. Prayer band will begin 15 minutes prior. The church is located on County Road 29 on Straight Mountain. Justin Childers is evangelist, Jeff Fore is pastor.


BROOKSVILLE BAPTIST CHURCH will have a one day VBS, ‘Gone Fishing,’ on Saturday, Aug. 11, from noon until ? The church is located at 51070 Ala 79 in Brooksville.


FREE BIBLE COURSE For more information, phone 631-7000 or mail a request to: Free Bible Course, 1750 Decatur Hwy, Gardendale, AL 35071.

LOCUST FORK BAPTIST CHURCH Open registration for 2-5 year-olds has begun for the 2018-19 kindergarten year. Phone 680-1101 with questions.

HAYDEN UNITED METHODIST CHURCH has small group study on Monday nights at 6 p.m. Bring a covered dish to share. Hosted by Hayden and Smokerise UMC. Please phone 647-0921 or 901-4980 with questions.

CROSSROADS BAPTIST CHURCH offers a Celebrate Recovery ministry every Tuesday evening with a light meal at 6:30 p.m., followed by praise and worship music, then a testimony or lesson in small groups led by a leader. Come as you are. The church is located at 801 Ala 160 in Hayden.

BLOUNT COUNTY SAV-A-LIFE now offers Forgiven and Set Free, a biblical support group for women who have had an abortion. The free, confidential meetings have begun. Phone Kathy Lacks at 625-5416 or Heather Payne at 579-2023 for more information.

GREENS CHAPEL CHURCH has a Bible study, Windows to the Word, and has begun the New Testament, one book each week, on Wednesdays from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. Come learn more about the world of technology and how you can put it to use in your life with Taming Technology 1 Byte at a Time. Classes have begun and are on Thursdays from 10 – 11:30 a.m. Phone pastor David Linski at 737-0863 for more information on church events.

CALVARY EPISCOPAL CHURCH has a food pantry ministry the fourth Sunday of each month, from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. Dry beans and rice will be given away on a first come, first served basis, while supplies last.

BLOUNTSVILLE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH The youth meets each Sunday from 6 p.m. until 7:30 p.m.

CLEVELAND CHURCH OF CHRIST Service schedule is as follows: Bible study, 10 a.m.; worship, 11 a.m.; evening service, 6 p.m., midweek Bible study, Wednesdays, 6 p.m.

BROOKSVILLE BAPTIST CHURCH service schedule is as follows: Sunday school at 9:45 a.m., worship at 11 a.m., and Wednesday night meal at 6 p.m., followed by Bible study at 7 p.m. The church is located at 51070 Ala 79. CLEVELAND CROSS HALO COWBOY CHURCH invites worshippers to come as they are to Sunday services at 9 a.m. Arrive early to enjoy a pancake breakfast. The church is located on Ala 160, just past the Ala 79 intersection. Phone pastor Tim Corson at 910-7296 for more information.

ONEONTA CHURCH OF GOD IN CHRIST service schedule begins at 9:45 a.m. with Sunday school followed by worship at 11 a.m. Pastor is Vondrick Harrison.

CARPENTER’S MINISTRIES CHURCH 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 and phone is 625-6112.

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., closed Saturdays and Sundays. Phone 274-2879 or 647-0150 for more information.