ChurchBriefs



EVENTS BLOUNT COUNTY NIGHT OF WORSHIP will be tonight, July 30, at the Locust Fork High School football stadium. Gates open at 7 p.m. Featured are speakers Mason Woodall, Josh Swindoll, and music by local musicians and Cross Haven Worship Band. The event is free and open to all ages.

NORTH BROAD STREET CHURCH OF CHRIST will have the 17th annual Congregational Singing on Friday, Aug. 1, at 7 p.m. in the church fellowship hall. Refreshments to be served afterwards. The church is located at 308 N. Broad St., Albertville. Phone 256-571-5996 for more information.

ONEONTA CHURCH OF GOD IN CHRIST will host a Christian Women’s Council workshop Saturday, Aug. 2, at 10 a.m. Guest speaker is state president, missionary Rosie Richardson. Anniston district president, Billie Jennings. The public is invited.

ALTOONA SECOND BAPTIST CHURCH will feature Kyla Rowland and Deliverance in concert Sunday, Aug. 3, at 11 a.m.

BODY 4 BELIEVERS WEIGHT LOSS PROGRAM will meet Sunday, Aug. 3, at Locust Fork Baptist Church from 5 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. Learn how to eat real foods that taste good and satisfy while removing fat. There is no cost. Phone 681-2254 to sign up. The church is located at 30580 State Hwy 79 in Locust Fork.

CALVARY BAPTIST CHURCH will have a special Homecoming singing featuring Kyla Rowland and Deliverance on Sunday, Aug. 3, at 1:30 p.m. The church is located on Ala 168 in Boaz.

JONES CHAPEL MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH will celebrate Homecoming Sunday, Aug. 3, with services at 10:30 a.m. and singing at 2 p.m. with special singers Crimson Stain. All former members are invited. Sammy Blakely, pastor. Phone 466- 3043 with questions.

LOCUST FORK BAPTIST CHURCH will host Greg McDougal in concert Wednesday, Aug. 6, at 6:30 p.m. McDougal is a songwriter and recording artist nominated for a Dove Award and recorded “While I Still Can.” Free admission. Phone 681-2254 for more information.

MOUNTAIN VIEW BAPTIST CHURCH will host the Body 4 Believers weight loss program on Monday, Aug. 4, and Monday, Aug. 11, at 6 p.m. The church is located at 2131 Mountain View Church Road, Altoona.

PARK AVENUE BAPTIST CHURCH will celebrate the church’s 50th anniversary and Homecoming on Sunday, Aug. 10, beginning with worship at 10:30 a.m., fellowship lunch at 12:30 p.m., and singing at 2 p.m. Former pastor Dan Sims will bring the message. The church is located at 909 Park Ave., Oneonta.

TURNING POINT UNITED METHODIST CHURCH will sponsor an “End of Summer Bash” on Saturday, Aug. 16, at 6:30 p.m. at Locust Fork Community Park. There will be free food, fun, live music, and prizes.

SQUIRE PARSONS ALABAMA HOMECOMING will be Saturday, Aug. 23, at 7 p.m. at the Cullman Civic Center, sponsored by East Side Baptist Church, Cullman. To participate in the Home-coming choir rehearsal with Squire at 5:30 p.m., phone 256-734-6144 to register.

SINGINGS MT. VIEW BAPTIST CHURCH will have Homecoming services and a singing on Sunday, Aug. 3, with Sunday School at 10 a.m., worship at 11 a.m., lunch at noon, and singing by The Waylighters Quartet at 1:30 p.m. The church is located on Arkadelphia Rd., one mile north of the intersection of Skyline Drive. Phone 590-3321 with questions.

REVIVALS ONEONTA SECOND BAPTIST CHURCH will have summer revival through Aug. 1. Services will be daily at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m., with prayer at 6:45 p.m. Dale Young is pastor, Tommy Riggs, evangelist.

NEW HOME #1 MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH will have summer revival through Aug. 1. Prayer begins at 6:45 p.m. and service begins at 7 p.m. each night. Everyone welcome. Evangelist is Johnny Allred, pastor of Union Grove. Pastor is Matthew Fallin.

PINE BLUFF MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH will have revival services through Aug. 1 with prayer beginning at 6:45 p.m. nightly. Daryl Holt, pastor; Gary Thrasher, helper. The church is located at 6417 Spunky Hollow Rd.

MOUNTAIN VIEW BAPTIST CHURCH will have revival services through Friday, Aug. 1, with services at 7 p.m. Jerry Epps, pastor, Scott Engle, evangelist.

MT. HEBRON BAPTIST CHURCH will have revival services through Friday, Aug. 1, at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. daily. Evangelist is Curtis Atkins; pastor, Neal Whited.

HARMONY MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH will have revival services Sunday, Aug. 3, at 5:30 p.m., and Monday, Aug. 4, through Friday, Aug. 8, at 7 p.m. Jeff Daily, evangelist; Jeff Landers, pastor.

SERVICES/ SUPPORT GROUPS

ONEONTA FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH offers a weekly DivorceCare program Sundays at 5:30 p.m. The program is non-denominational and features biblical teaching that helps one recover from separation or divorce. There is no fee for participation and childcare is free. Phone Dawn King at 283-3357 or Pam Dean at 256-390-4633, or visit oneontafbc.org/-dcblount for more information.

E STREET CHURCH OF CHRIST invites the public to bring stress and problems to the prayer vigil held every Monday at 7 p.m. Phone Charles Parker at 251- 593-8951 with questions.

THE CHURCH AT ONEONTA 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.

ANGELIC PRAYER CIRCLE for healing is every Tuesday at Oak Meadows Community Room at 6 p.m. Unable to attend a church or religious organization and need spiritual guidance? Phone Leann Goza at 446- 5707 with questions.

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

PROPHETIC GATHERING every fourth Friday at 7 p.m. at The Gathering Place Revival Center Church, 11984 Hwy 67 S, Joppa, Ala. Different prophets, apostles, and other ministers will speak. Phone 256-673-0090 or 256-640-9856 for more information.