Talladega FUMC holds Holy Week services The long-time Talladega tradition of noon Holy Week services continues this year at First United Methodist Church. This year’s special musical guests include Jim Roberts (organist, Anniston First), Gail Perkins (Trinity UMC), Bryan Wood (Shocco Springs Baptist Conference Center, Bemiston Baptist), Rev. Minnie Bailey and Deborah Wordlaw (Anniston). Talladega First UMC will offer complimentary meals daily for those attending worship. Everyone is welcome.
Lincoln Baptist celebrates 125 years embers of Lincoln Baptist Church are celebrating their 125th church anniversary Sunday. The service will begin at 10:30 a.m. with music and will be followed by a sermon from Tom Whatley, former pastor of Woodward Avenue Baptist Church in Muscle Shoals. Dinner will follow the worship service in the fellowship hall of the church.
Brandt Montgomery will come full circle Sunday when he is ordained as a transitional deacon in the Episcopal Church at St. Peters in Talladega. His aspirations began at St. Peters Episcopal Day School and led him to later study and work in New York City and Philadelphia. This weekend, Montgomery returns home.