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SINGINGS HOPEWELL PRIMITIVE BAPTIST will have its annual Alexander memorial singing Sunday, Oct. 3, beginning around 9:30 a.m., with dinner on the grounds at 12 noon. If you love fa-sol-la
singing, you are invited to bring a covered dish and enjoy this worship in song. The church is located just out of Oneonta on Airport Road.

 

 


VALLEY GROVE BAPTIST will have Marvin Morrow as guest for its singing Saturday, Oct. 2, at 6 p.m. Jeff Logan is pastor, and Randy Hathcock is song leader.

COMMUNITY CUMBERLAND PRESBYTERIAN FELLOWSHIP will have its monthly singing Sunday, Oct. 10, at 1:30 p.m. following lunch at the church. Special singers will be The Boys of Alabama. The church is 3 miles south of Oneonta at Allgood.

REVIVALS LORD’S HOUSE OF PRAYER will have revival services at 7 p.m. Sept. 30 through Oct. 2 and at 6 p.m. Oct. 3. Guest speakers are Darryl Scott and Robert Scott. Special singing is scheduled nightly.

SPECIAL EVENTS MOUNTAIN VIEW BAPTIST will celebrate homecoming Sunday, Oct. 3, with services at 10 a.m. Leon Greathouse will preach, and lunch will be served at noon. A singing in the afternoon will feature the Won by Faith Quartet from Georgia. Jerry Epps is pastor.

GRACE FELLOWSHIP ALLIANCE, on U.S. 231 south past the Jet Pep in Oneonta, is holding its annual missions conference with services at 6 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 17, and at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 18, through Wednesday, Oct. 20. Missionary speaker is Terry L. Newman, who with her husband Barry serves in medical, health, and evangelism ministries at the Koutiala Hospital in Mali, Africa. Everyone is invited to hear what God is doing through medical missions in this west African country. Call interim pastor Ralph R. Gardner at 274-8381 for more information.

THE WORD CHURCH, on U.S. 231 in the former Ponderosa building across from Tyson in Blountsville, invites all to services Sundays at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. and Wednesdays at 7 p.m. Its first Sunday morning service will be Oct. 3 at 10. Pastor Don Edwards urges all to come and hear the Word of God preached.

CLEAR SPRINGS UNITED METHODIST Family Life Center on county road 15 (Limestone Springs )is having a “huge” yard sale beginning at 8 a.m. (no early birds please!) Friday, Oct. 1, and Saturday, Oct. 2. Sale includes baby items and clothes, women’s, children’s and men’s clothing, holiday gifts, household goods, toys, books, videos, and baked items. Free coffee and hot chocolate will be offered. All proceeds will benefit the church building fund.

TURNING POINT UNITED METHODIST WOMEN will have a fish fry fundraiser Oct. 16 between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. at the church, 337 Tabernacle Road, Locust Fork, about one mile south of the school. The church women plan to serve “enormous helpings” of fried fish, slaw, french fries, hushpuppies, and homemade desserts for only $6 per plate.

MACEDONIA BAPTIST will celebrate its 140th anniversary with a special service Saturday, Oct. 16, at 6 p.m. All former pastors and the public are invited to attend.

TRAFFORD FIRST BAPTIST will have its annual yard and bake sale Saturday, Oct. 2, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be something for everyone in the yard sale. Sausage and biscuits, coffee, hot dogs, chips, drinks, goodies, and our “famous” fried apple pies will be available. Homemade cakes can be specially ordered by calling ahead. All proceeds go to the Women’s Missionary Union. Call Lisa Martin 647-7215, Jenise Martin 647- 7177, or Sue Young 647-5252. NEW LIFE FELLOWSHIP on Ala 75 north in Palmerdale announces “Connection Sunday” on Oct. 3. Events of the day will include a breakfast buffet beginning at 10 a.m. in the church fellowship center followed by worship and children’s church. A bluegrass concert by the Pine Mountain Blue Grass Band will be held in the worship center at 6 p.m., followed by refreshments. The band is a popular local band that plays a variety of high energy and spiritual bluegrass selections.

Connection events will be held at 6 p.m. for youth and children. Youth in sixth- through 12th-grades are invited to get “plugged in” with a giant inflatable twister game. Children K-4 through fifth-grade can have fun at “glow nite” while parents enjoy the bluegrass concert. Nursery will be provided.

The public is invited to attend any or all of the day’s activities. For more information, contact pastor Kenneth Wren at 681-4536 or livingwaterbf@
yahoo.com.
Also visit the New Life website at www.newlife-fellowship.com.