• Singing. Riddles Chapel Church at 11327 Ripley Road in Athens will host The Proclaimers Quartet at 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 30. Free admission. Love offering received. More information and directions: Billy 256-374-9698.
• Chicken stew. Emmanuel Church of God in Christ at 503 Hine St. in Athens will serve an all you can eat free chicken stew, drink and dessert at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 31. The public is invited.
• Homecoming. Pleasant Grove CPCA Family at 15439 Hastings Road in Athens invites the public to attend its Homecoming celebration Sunday, Sept. 1. Guest speaker is Eagle’s Nest Ministries Pastor Jurada Fuqua. Contact: 256-874-6903.
• Revival. Little Elk Missionary Baptist Church on Snake Road is holding a revival 7 nightly Sept. 3-5 with guest speaker the Rev. Kenneth Lankford of Fletcher’s Chapel Church. Choirs include: Cynthia Hines and New Day, Sept. 3; Little Elk Mass Choir, Sept. 4; and Fletcher’s Chapel, Sept. 5.
Church briefs must be submitted in writing, either on a form available at The News Courier office at 410 W. Green St., Athens, or sending email to firstname.lastname@example.org or a fax to 256-233-7753.