Church Briefs

BETHLEHEM UNITED METHODIST CHURCH presents the monthly community prayer vigil Sunday, Oct. 11, at 5 p.m., at the Oneonta Depot. Music will be provided by Bethlehem UMC choir and Redeemed Ministries praise team. Heath Kyle is guest speaker. Bring a chair or blanket.

FAITH CHURCH WALNUT GROVE hosts Ignite Youth Revival: Fueling the Next Generation Saturday, Oct. 17, beginning at 10 a.m. The day will include worship, preaching, and lunch. Contact Derrick Konkol at 256-485-2244 for more information.

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH TRAFFORD will celebrate the 100th anniversary Oct. 17 and 18. If you have old pictures, memories, or documents to share contact Jen Martin by mail at 9330 3rd Ave. West, Trafford, AL 35172; phone 205-647-8434; or email

CLEVELAND FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH Trunk or Treat will be Wednesday, Oct. 28, from 5:30 p.m. until 7 p.m. Please wear a mask and follow social distancing.

TURNING POINT UNITED METHODIST CHURCH will have a Swamp John’s fundraiser Friday, Oct. 30, from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. The $13 plate includes fish, shrimp, or chicken and all the fixings. Cash, check, or card accepted. The church is located at 337 Tabernacle Road in Locust Fork.

ANCHORS CHURCH boys and girls ministries for kindergarteners through 12th graders meet on Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. Royal Rangers (boys) contact Cody McKinney at and Pearls (girls) contact Angela Standridge at 256-613- 6561 for more information.

BLOUNTSVILLE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH has Sunday worship outside (under the trees behind the fellowship hall) at 9 a.m. or on Facebook (Blountsville UMC) at 11 a.m. Bring your own chair and wear a mask. Outside worship is cancelled in case of rain.

TRINITY BAPTIST CHURCH Sunday morning drive-up worship service, 11 a.m. Tune in on 88.1 FM. Sunday night (6 p.m.) and Wednesday night (7 p.m.) services are streamed on Facebook Live. The church is located at 6156 County Highway 45, Nectar. Bobby Davis is pastor.

ONE WAY OUTREACH in Cleveland is accepting applications for its after school care and 4-year-old preschool program, Friends in Faith. Register Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. Contact Paige Smith at 205-353-1226 for more information.