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July 16, 2013

Church Briefs 7/16/13

— • VBS. Salem United Methodist Church is having vacation Bible school from 6-8:30 p.m. through Wednesday, July 17, at 26301 Salem Minor Hill Road in Lester. VBS is for children preschool age through fifth grade.

VBS. “Son, Sand & Surf,” a luau-themed vacation Bible school is being held from 6:30-8:30 p.m. through Friday, July 19, at Majestic Chapel, 21315 Hays Mill Road in Elkmont. Ages 3-18 are welcome. Contact: Kathy Webster 256-431-8379.

Benefit singing. A benefit singing for Rex and Gail Carter will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday, July 20, at Grace Full Gospel Church on Bain Road. Singers include The Carter Family, The Harvilles from Moulton and Mickey Nelly. More information: Clyde Carter 256-232-8563 or Calvin Carter 256-732-4931.

Anniversary. Saturday, July 20, is the deadline to purchase tickets at $25 per person for the St. Mark P.B. Church of Athens victory banquet to celebrate 100 years of victory. The banquet is at 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 3, at Garden Plaza & Suites, 1101 Sixth Ave. in Decatur. Special guest speaker is elder Jeffery T. Rainey of Christian Union P.B. Church in Mobile. Ticket information: Sharon Grigsby 256-232-6460 or Alice Anderson 256-233-4296.

Homecoming. Antioch CPCA at 923 Brownsferry Street in Athens is inviting the public to its annual homecoming and church celebration at 11:10 a.m. Sunday, July 21. Guest minister is the Rev. James E. Coffey of Frazier CME Church in Athens. Contact: 256-851-7747.

Men and Women’s Day. The Mount Nebo M.B. Church at 27971 Easter Ferry Road in Lester is having their annual Men and Women’s Day Program at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, July 21. Pastor Wesley David and the St. Luke M.B. Church will be in charge.

Revival. Antioch CPCA at 923 Brownsferry St. in Athens is inviting the public to its annual revival services at 7 nightly from July 29-31. Guest minister is the Rev. William L. Robinson, pastor of St. James CPCA No. 2 in Toney and vice moderator of the general assembly of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church in America. Contact: 256-851-7747.

Summer Revival. The Mount Nebo Summer Revival is being held at 7 nightly July 29-31 at 27971 Easter Ferry Road in Lester. Various speakers and choirs will be featured each night. Public invited.



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 ed@athensnews-courier.com or a fax to 256-233-7753.

 

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