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SINGINGS NEW HOME #1 MISSIONARY BAPTIST will have Daily Bread as guests for the monthly singing Sunday, Aug. 22, at 1:30 p.m. Song chairman is Verbon Lancaster, and pastor is Tommy Riggs.

 

 


MOUNTAIN VIEW BAPTIST will have an “old tyme” hymnbook singing Sunday, Aug. 22, at 6 p.m. Pastor Jerry Epps says everyone is welcome.

MOUNT EBELL COMMUNITY CHURCH will have a singing Aug. 22 at 2 p.m. Guest singer will be Glenn Phillips. Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. and preaching at 11 a.m., followed by lunch. Pastor Preston Weston welcomes all.

SECOND BAPTIST, 307 McVille Road, Boaz, will have red book singing and congregational singing from the church hymnal Aug. 21 at 6:30 p.m. Neil Vick, 256-593- 4178.

SPECIAL EVENTS CALVARY EPISCOPAL, 1002 Park Avenue, Oneonta, will host an organ recital played by Samuel Burke Jr. on Sunday, Sept. 19, at 5 p.m. The event is in celebration of the church congregation’s eighth birthday and will include musical selections featuring the recently installed rank of eight-foot reed pipes added to the pedal division of the historic Hinners-Zimmer-Hand seven-rank pipe organ in the church nave. A reception will be held in the parish hall following the performance. The public is invited.

MT. LEBANON FCM, Chandler Mountain, will have a women’s conference Saturday, Aug. 28, from 10 a.m. until 12 noon featuring Brenda Robinson and New Desire. Lunch and nursery will be provided. A singing will follow at 6 p.m. For information or directions, call 594-5391.

BLOUNT COUNTY METHODIST CLUB will meet Monday, Aug. 23, at 6:30 p.m. at Nectar United Methodist Church.

FRIENDSHIP BAPTIST ASSOCIATION announces the key leader conference will be held Monday, Aug. 23, at First Baptist Church, Oneonta. Speakers Dewey and Kathie Aiken, Appalachian regional missionaries with the North American Mission Board, will share mission opportunities for Southern Baptist churches at 6:30 p.m. Conferences will begin at 7 p.m. and conclude at 8:30 p.m. Presentations will include information on mission trip opportunities in the Appalachian region; leadership training for clerks, WMU/women’s ministry, men’s ministry, music, and discipleship. Sunday school teachers will receive age-level training for directors, adults, youth, children, and preschool. Member churches are encouraged to bring church vans with members for training. For more information, call the association at 274-2879.

NEW BEGINNINGS BAPTIST will welcome interim pastor Dillon Thornton to the church family Sept. 12. New Beginnings meets at Hayden Community Center.

TURNING POINT UNITED METHODIST women are having a “homemade breakfast fundrasier” and invite all who think it’s too hot to cook to let them do the cooking. For only $5, you can get tasty homemade breakfast casserole (or homemade waffle), biscuits, fruit, grits, and juice or coffee. Any of the choices will leave you full and your kitchen cool. Bring your friends to the breakfast Saturday, Aug. 21, between 7 a.m. and 10 a.m. at the church, 337 Tabernacle Road, Locust Fork. Call 681-2812 or see www.turningpoin
tumc.org.

FAITHWAY CHRISTIAN CENTER, county road 26 and Ashley Circle, Blountsville, is preparing to start a food and clothing ministry. If you want to donate canned food, clothing, or furniture, contact Sandy at 256-586- 0122 or pastor Scotty at 446-8972. Leave a message if no answer. If you want to donate but are unable to deliver, call the above for pickup by appointment. All donations appreciated. The ministry is operating under the guidance of the Holy Spirit and Matthew 25:35-40. PARK AVENUE BAPTIST, 909 Park Avenue, Oneonta, will present Steve Ladd in concert Sunday, Aug. 29, at 6 p.m. Admission is free; a love offering will be taken. For more information, call Norm Basden at 994-0988.