Church Calendar
All church calendar items must be received by noon Thursday to be included in Saturday’s paper. Call Janice Keith at 256-299-2125, email, or fax to 256-299-2192.


Oak Grove Methodist Church invites you to come worship. Sunday Bible study, 10 a.m.; Sunday worship service, 11 a.m.; and Thursday Bible study at 6 p.m. Pastor Joel Maxwell.

Tallaseehatchie First Baptist Church invites you to Sunday school at 9:45 a.m.; worship at 10:45 a.m.; and discipleship training with David Jeremiah teaching The Book of Proverbs at 5:30 p.m. and worship at 6:30 p.m.


Members of the Singles Sunday School Class at First Baptist Church of Ashville are hosting a Singles Mingle every Sunday 8:30-9 a.m. in their classroom near the Sunday school office. (Enter from parking lot on the right through old building, ground floor, and watch for signs.) Drop by for a visit and then stay for Bible study or go to the church and/or class of your choice. For more information or to be added to the email list for other singles events contact Joyce Foster a or Elaine Miller at


Kingdom Authority Ministries Pastors Donald and Paula Little host satellite services for Bill Winston Ministries Missions & Marketplace Conference March 26-28 at 7 nightly at 1052 1st St/ NW. No registration is needed. For more information, call Pastor Paula Little at 256-375-0729.

Sunday service times at Bon Air Baptist Church: Sunday school, 9:45 a.m.; worship service, 11 a.m.; worship service, 5 p.m.; Wednesday night prayer meeting, 6 p.m. Rev. Jeff Thomas is the pastor.

Encouragers, a part of Lakeside Hospice, meets Tuesdays at 6 p.m. at Mountain View Baptist Church. For information, call 256-378-6131.


Greater New Destiny Christian Church, 3005 Martin St. S., Cropwell, has small group studies Sundays at 9 a.m., Celebration Service at 10 a.m. and Wide Open Worship Wednesdays at 7 p.m. For more information, visit


Sunday service times at Fayetteville Baptist Church: choir practice at 9:30 a.m., Sunday school at 10 a.m., worship service at 11 a.m. The Rev. Billy Paul Williams is pastor.


Mt. Olive First Baptist Church is accepting donations for maintenance of cemetery grounds. Mail contributions to: Mt. Olive First Baptist Church Cemetery Trust Fund, 7636 Coosa County 49, Goodwater, Al., 35072.


Mt. Olive Baptist Church is hosting a workshop on Managing Your Money Wisely at 3 p.m. on March 22. For additional information, contact Alma Baylor Carter at 256-404-2853.


Yard sale for Honduras Mission Trip of Lincoln Baptist Church, 21 Chestnust St., Saturday, March 29, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. For more information, call 205-763-7351.


Freedom Holy Ghost Headquarter Mission, 1211 Landmark Road, has morning service at 10 every Wednesday.


Oak Grove United Methodist Church hosts “Pickin’ and Grinnin’” every Saturday morning from 9 a.m. to noon. Located one and a half miles from Beaunit Grovery, everyone is welcome. For more information, please call 256-375-9719.


Fairview Church of Christ, 2770 Highway 78 W., Minister Max Gaskin invites you to join them for worship services. Sunday worship, 10:30 a.m., Sunday evening worship, 5 p.m. and Wednesday Bible study, 6 p.m.


A benefit singing for the Dot Fisher family will be held March 29 at 6 p.m. at Guiding Light Baptist Church located on Florida Road in Coal City. The Fisher family recently lost their home due to a fire. Guest singers will be New Ground, Clear Vision and Second Generation. For more information, call Henry Barber at 205-405-4189.

Wisdom Seekers for single adults meets the first Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at the Pell City Civic Center for fellowship, Bible study and an opportunity to get to know other singles in the Pell City community and surrounding areas. For more information call 205-643-8934.

AA meets every Monday and Thursday at 7 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, 2200 3rd Ave. N. Call 256-268-5300.

Power lunch at Eden Westside Baptist Church, at noon, the second and fourth Wednesdays each month, for business and professional people. Meals cost $6. Reservations are required. Call 205-338-7711, ext. 221.

Thirty minutes in the word 8-8:30 a.m. every Thursday in the fellowship hall of Eden Westside Baptist Church, 223 Wolf Creek Road N. Call 205-338-7711, ext. 221.

Mothers of Preschoolers meeting, 9-11 a.m., the second Thursday of each month at Eden Westside Baptist Church. Call 205-338-7711 or 205-338-8818.

Pathway to Joy Alanon family group meeting 7 p.m. every Thursday at St. Simon Peter Episcopal Church, Pell City. Call 205-629-7491.

Seddon Baptist Church now offering two worship services, 8:30 and 11 a.m., with Sunday school at 10 a.m. Call 205-338-4285.

Sunday services at First United Methodist Church, traditional services, 8:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., contemporary service, 10:30 a.m. Call 205-338-3374.

Cancer Support Group at Eden Westside Baptist Church. Monthly, each third Tuesday at 6 p.m. and each 3rd Thursday at 2 p.m. in Building C. Sponsored by St. Vincent's St. Clair. For more information, call 205-338-7711

Arbor Baptist Church offers Sunday school at 9 a.m., Lord’s Day Worship at 10 a.m. and evening worship at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday activities are at 6:30 p.m. with adults having prayer and devotion, student worship and Bible study and children’s classes. Pastor Keith Ray, Minister of Music Kerry Sparks, and Children’s Ministers Bobby and Deborah Golden. Call 205-338-7046 or visit

Feeding His Flock Food Pantry, 2898 Florida Road, Pell City, is a food pantry resource available to those in the community who have a need. No referral or voucher is needed. Food is provided on the second and fourth Friday and Saturday of each month, from 3-7 p.m. Friday and from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday. For more information call 205-525-5437.

The first Thursday of each month there is noon prayer time at Ami’s in Pell City. For more information, call 205-401-6142.


Ragland United Methodist Church, Highway 144. Pastor is Ben Vernon, Sunday school is at 10 a.m.; worship service is at 11 a.m.; Wednesday night dinner is at 6 p.m.; Wednesday night Bible study at 6:30 p.m.


A fifth Sunday afternoon singing will be held March 30 at Riverside Baptist Church. The singing starts at 2 p.m. and the guest singers are The Harmony Trio from Gadsden. The church is located at 925 Depot Street in Riverside.

Benefit Singing for Katie Mahatha, 13, is at 6 p.m. May 17 at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church (Possum Trot), 4928 Depot Street, Riverside. On Feb. 1, 2014, Katie was run over by an uninsured automobile and spent about three weeks in Children’s Hospital in Birmingham. She has ongoing injuries and medical bills. Special singers are Jordan River Singers and Bro. Bill Pridemore. For more information call Bro. Andy Smith at the church or Rose Bradshaw at 205-629-9644. All donations are appreciated. May God bless everyone.


True Light Community Church, 900 North Main Ave., Sylacauga, will host a spring revival March 24-28, starting at 7 p.m. nightly. The theme will be “There is no excuse not to walk in the power and presence of God,” Romans, 1:20. Nightly guests will be Bishop Johnnie Woods and Joyful Noise AOH Church of God (Monday), Apostle Gary McMillian and Righteousness and Truth Ministries (Tuesday), Rev. Rodney Looney and Greater New Hope Baptist Church (Wednesday), Bishop William Spann and Mt. Olive Baptist Church (Thursday) and Bishop Robert Hollinquest and Jesus Saves Deliverance Temple (Friday). All are welcome. Bishop Douglas E. Varner is pastor.

Bluff Springs Church will have its Fifth Sunday Singing with The Waylighter Sunday, March 30, at 10:30 a.m. Lunch will be served at noon. Pastor is the Rev. David Turner.

Lenten Revival Services to be held at St. Thomas United Methodist Church beginning at 7 p.m. each week. There will have a different minister each Wednesday thru April 9. March 26 - Dr. Randy Kelley, Powell Chapel UMC of Lafayette; April 2 - Rev. Larry Shealey, Darian Missionary Baptist Church of Alexander City; and April 9 - Rev. Michael Strong, Kellyton Chapel UMC of Kellyton. The Rev. Paul Hillard is pastor and the Rev. Carolyn Hillard is associate pastor.

Reaching the World Bible Church, 109 N. Cannon Ave., is celebrating 21 years of ministry. There will be an Appreciation Service for Pastors Henry and Ella Looney Sunday, April 13, at 2 p.m. The theme is “Pastor’s – Teaching & Living God’s Word.” Ministering the word is the Rev. Michael Jennings, pastor of Vision of Abundant Life Ministries in Sylacauga. Minstering in Song is Vision of Abundant Life Ministries Praise Team and Reaching the World Bible Church Mass Choir.

Harper Springs Baptist Church, 525 Harper Springs Road, is having its 144th Church Anniversary Sunday, April 20, at 2:30 p.m. Guest speaker is the Rev. Calvin Cunningham, Enon Baptist Church in Childersburg. The Rev. James Ocie Hackmon is pastor.

Harper Springs Baptist Church, 525 Harper Springs Road, is having Spring Revival Services April 21-23 at 7 nightly. Guest speaker is the Rev. McClinton Hall of Loving Peace Missionary Baptist Church in Wetumpka.

Harper Springs Baptist Church, 525 Harper Springs Road, is having cemetery cleanup Saturday, April 26, at 8 p.m. The Cemetery Committee is asking everyone who has a loved one buried to come out. Bring rakes, brooms, blowers, trash bags and gloves.

St. Paul A.M.E. Church, 894 Prater St., has "Hump Day Praise and Worship" every Wednesday from noon to 12:50 p.m. Free brown bag sack lunch will be provided. Bible study follows from 1 to 2 p.m. Prayer service will end the worship experience from 2-2:30pm. The Rev. Ruby Heard-Bustamonte is pastor

Talladega Springs Baptist Church has Sunday school at 10 a.m., worship service at 11 a.m. and Sunday night service at 5.

Harperspring Missionary Baptist Church, 525 Harpersprings Road, invites everyone to welcome new pastor, the Rev. and Sister James Blackmon and family. Service times, Sunday school, 9:45 a.m.; morning worship, 11 a.m.

Service times at Bluff Springs Baptist Church: Sunday school, 9:45 a.m.; worship service, 10:45 a.m.; Sunday night service, 5 p.m.; Wednesday night service, 6:30 p.m.

Free Community Soup Kitchen at noon every Tuesday at Mignon Baptist Church fellowship hall, 900 Avondale Ave.

Celebrate Recovery at 6 p.m. every Friday at The Sanctuary. Child care and meal provided. Call 256-207-2464.

St. John Missionary Baptist Church invites you to join them for worship on Sunday mornings. Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m.; worship service, 10:45 a.m.; Holy Communion on first Sundays; and Bible study is every Wednesday at 6 p.m. Pastor, the Rev. Roger Holtzclaw.

Marble City Church of God, Old Goodwater Highway, has Sunday school at 10 a.m. and preaching at 11 a.m. Pastor is Bloise Morris.

ChristPoint Community Church and the 112 Mission Center in Sylacauga now has Café 112, a new opportunity for those in need. Through the 112 Mission Center, a free lunch will be served each Thursday, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Café 112 is located in the Mission Center at 12 N. Anniston Ave., next to NAPA Auto. Volunteers are welcome. For more information, call 256-369-7042 or email


Mt. Pilgrim Baptist Church, 1438 Berney Station Road, is having Spring Youth Revival March 24-26. Guest speaker is the Rev. Eugene Jacobs of Union Springs Baptist Church. Bobby J. Welch is pastor.

Africa Missionary Baptist Church is having a Youth Revival March 24-26, 7 nightly. The Rev. Isaac Richardson is pastor. Evangelist is the Rev. Carlton Phillips, pastor of Friendship Baptist Church in Anniston.

Come and be blessed at our revival at Refuge Church of Our Lord Jesus Christ at 500 McMillan St. in Talladega, March 26-28 at 7 nightly, Elder Michael Verges, evangelist.

Rushing Springs Baptist Church is having Ladies Night Saturday, March 29, at 6 p.m. Speaker is the Rev. Clarence Woodward, pastor.

Limbaugh Chapel Church on Alabama 77 in Talladega is having a Yard Sale April 5 from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. across the road from the church at the corner of Meadow Glenn Lane and Alabama 77.

The Rushing Springs Missionary Baptist Church family, 9796 Stemley Road, invites you to the 19th appreciation services honoring Pastor Clarence Woodward and Elect Lady Regina Woodward, Sunday, April 6, at 2:30 p.m. Guest speaker will be Pastor Lonnie Orr of Christ In Me Baptist Christian Center in Cropwell.

Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church is having a Spring Revival April 16, 17 and 18 at 6:30 nightly. Guest speaker is the Rev. Ronnie J. White, Word of God Community Church in Renfroe. The Rev. Edward S. Bolton Sr. is pastor.

Rocky Mount Baptist Church, 1380 Jackson Trace Road, is having Spring Revival services April 14-18 at 7 nightly. Guest evangelist is the Rev. Cameron Thomas, pastor of First Baptist Church, Cropwell. The Rev. Johnny McKinney is pastor at Rocky Mount.

Greater Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church, 601 Scott St., is having a blood drive April 26, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., at the B.E. McKinney Family Life Center at the church. There will be a barbecue cook-off and a career day.

Immanual Baptist Church is having a singing Saturday, April 26, at 6 p.m. The Kempters will perform. Admission is free. Pastor is Jeremy Richards.

Saturday 26 April at 6:00 pm

The youth of The Faith Missionary Baptist Church, Birmingham will perform at Mt. Canaan Baptist Church Sunday, April 13, during the 10:45 a.m. worship service. The Rev. Patrick Erby is pastor of Faith Missionary Baptist. The Rev. Horace Patterson is pastor of Mt. Canaan.

Come join us for singing and Bible study Thursday at 6 p.m. at the meeting house of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints at 190 Shocco Springs Road in Talladega. For more information call 205-267-8492.

Southwood Presbyterian Church is hosting a DivorceCare Ministry. The 13-week course meets each Saturday morning from 10-11:30. For more information, call Pastor Jeffery Wayne Woods at 256-375-2362.

Community Bible Study every Wednesday, noon-1 p.m., at Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church, Alabama 34, Talladega. Pastor Dante Whittaker, Deacon Richard Briskey, Minister Marilyn Cameron are the teachers.

Youth Revival for Morning Star Baptist Church, the Rev. John L. Ragland, pastor, April 14-16 at 7 nightly.

Breakfast at Concord UMC, Renfroe Road, Talladega, 7-9 a.m. Proceeds for church improvement.

Wisdom Seekers for single adults meets the second Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in Talladega for fellowship, Bible study and an opportunity to get to know other singles in the Talladega community and surrounding areas. For more information call 205-643-8934.

Covenant of Love Ministries, 409 E. North St., Alabama 21, meets Sundays at 11 a.m. and Thursdays at 6 p.m. Unified Christian Men Fellowship is the first Saturday of the month at 10 a.m. Healing Services are the first Sunday of the month at 6 p.m., starting in February. Apostle Willie E. Simmons.

Bible Study at noon and 6 p.m. on Wednesdays at Mt. Cleveland Missionary Baptist Church. The Rev. Jerry Jones, Pastor.

Bible study 10 a.m. every Tuesday at Mabra Community Center with the Rev. Hardy Reynolds. Call 256-362-5769.

Free 12-step Biblical-based ministry, Celebrate Recovery, 6:30 p.m., each Wednesday at Harvest Assembly of God, 81 Old Shocco Road.

Men’s breakfast, 7:30 a.m. on the first Saturday of every month at New Life Church, 34950 Alabama 21 N.

Farmer’s market, second and fourth Saturday of each month at New Life Church, 34950 Alabama 21 N.

Bible study, 6 p.m. every Friday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.

Sister Ethel Jones, Radio Voice of Praise broadcast, can be heard each Sunday morning 8:15-8:30 on 92.7 FM, 99.3 FM and 1350 AM.

Community services emergency provisions: free clothes, food, information and referral, Christian counseling and free literature. Call 256-404-4029.

Single Again Ministry. Estelle Community Church, East County Line Road. Call 256-207-0422 or 256-510-2574.

Mt. Canaan Baptist Church’s Talladega Regional Family Life Center is open Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 9 a.m.-noon; reopens 3-7 p.m.

Fibromyalgia Support Group, weekly meetings Tuesdays 10 a.m.-2 p.m. and 6-8:30 p.m. at Stemley Baptist Church, Rock Church Road. Pool therapy is offered at 1:30 p.m., lunch included. There is faith-based open discussion, which is confidential.


First Baptist Church Talladega Springs has Sunday school at 9:50 a.m., morning service at 11 and evening services at 5; Wednesday at 6:30. Dr. Tom Wesson, pastor.


Holly Springs Baptist Church and Cemetery Association is having its bi-annual meeting April 5 at 10 a.m. at the church. A replica of Historical Cemetery Plaque will be presented.

Single Again Bible study, each Sunday morning, at Estelle Community Church. Call 256-207-0422 or 256-510-2574.

Holly Springs Baptist Church and Cemetery Association is currently accepting donations for cemetery and building upkeep. Donations can be mailed to: Holly Springs Baptist Church and Cemetery Association, c/o Jean Braden, 6248 Coosa County Road 56, Weogufka, AL 35183.

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