Church Briefs


HARMONY MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH will have revival services tonight, March 27, through Friday, March 29, at 7 p.m. nightly. Prayer begins at 6:45 p.m. Evangelist is Steve Lecroy, pastor is Sam Johnson. The church is located on County Highway 42.

REMLAP CEMETERY PERPETUAL CARE will meet tomorrow, March 28, at 7 p.m., at The Church at Remlap.

MT. VIEW BAPTIST CHURCH will have a fellowship breakfast Saturday, March 30, at 8 a.m. Bring photos and memories of the church, especially the original church building, to share.

Revival service will be Sunday, March 31, at 5 p.m., and Monday, April 1, through Wednesday, April 3, at 7 p.m. nightly. Pastor is Jeff Helton. The church is located on Arkadelphia Road one mile northwest of the Skyline Drive intersection. Phone 590-3321 for information.

SECOND BAPTIST CHURCH ALTOONA Mylon Hayes Family will be in concert Sunday, March 31, at 11 a.m. Pastor is Allen Johnson.

SOUTHSIDE CHURCH OF ONEONTA will have friends and family day Sunday, March 31. Lunch will follow the 11 a.m. worship service. Family of Faith will perform at 1:30 p.m.

NEW HOME #1 MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH will have revival services at 7 p.m. on these dates: Monday, April 1, Steve Abney; Tuesday, April 2, Jason Pylant; and Wednesday, April 3, Toby Powers. Matthew Fallin is pastor.

HOLY LAND/AUSTRIA/GERMANY TRIP information meeting will be Thursday, April 4, at 6:30 p.m., at Lester Memorial United Methodist Church fellowship hall. Eric and Barbara Bell will speak about the June/ July 2020 trip which will include seeing the Oberammergau Passion Play performed every 10 years.

MT. CARMEL MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH will have spring revival Wednesday, April 3, through Friday, April 5, at 7 p.m. nightly. Prayer band starts 15 minutes prior to service. The church is located on County Highway 29 on Straight Mountain. Jeff Daily is evangelist, Jeff Fore is pastor.

BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH will have an indoor yard sale on Thursday and Friday, April 11 and 12, from 7 a.m. until 3 p.m., and Saturday, April 13, from 7 a.m. until noon. The church is located on US 278 in Snead. Phone 466-7424 for information.

CLEARBRANCH UNITED METHODIST CHURCH in Trussville presents “He’s Alive” Easter celebration with David Phelps and The Martins on Friday, April 12, at 7 p.m. For tickets phone 800-965-9324 or 655-9414 or visit or

PINE GROVE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH will have spring revival Monday, April 15, through Wednesday, April 17, at 7 p.m. nightly. Randy Burttram is evangelist, Randy Hale is pastor.

WALNUT GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH continues the 12-week gathering to discuss Max Lucado’s book Unshakable Hope on Sunday nights at 6 p.m. through April 28. Refreshments will be served. Email wgbaptist@ for more information.


ALTOONA UNITED METHODIST CHURCH Sunday school for all ages begins at 9:45 a.m. and worship at 11 a.m. Sunday evening Bible study for children, youth, and adults will begin at 6 p.m., and Wednesday evening Bible study and youth group meets at 6 p.m. Pastor is Billy York.

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

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 State Highway 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.

BLOUNTSVILLE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH has the Wonderful Wednesday program for kindergarten through sixth grade with a light meal at 5:30 p.m. for grades seven through 12 followed by Bible studies and activities until 7:30 p.m. No Wonderful Wednesday when school is out. Bus transportation is available. The youth meets each Sunday from 6 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. Sunday services are as follows: early worship at 8:30 a.m.; Sunday school at 10 a.m.; and worship at 11 a.m.

CLEVELAND CHURCH OF CHRIST Service schedule is as follows: Bible study, 10 a.m.; worship, 11 a.m.; evening service, 5 p.m., midweek Bible study, Wednesdays, 6 p.m. Pastor is Stanley Ryan.

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.

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 State Highway 79.

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 Sundays at 4 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 State Highway 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 Sundays. Phone 274-2879 or 647-0150 for more information.