• Gospel lessons. Donnie Miller is presenting a series of gospel lessons at 7 p.m. through Friday, July 26, at New Hope Church of Christ, 21385 Edgewood Road in Athens.
• VBS. Elkmont Baptist Church, Rural Village in Elkmont will begin registration for vacation Bible school at 5:45 p.m. Thursday, July 25, and continue each evening through July 27. Children in kindergarten through sixth grade are invited. VBS is 5:30-8 p.m. Thursday and Friday and 5:30-8:30 p.m. Saturday.
• Women’s ministry. Leading Ladies Women’s Ministry will meet at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 27, at Pleasant Grove Church Family, 15439 Hastings Road in Athens. Faye Malone will minister. The public is invited. Contact: 256-216-0660.
• 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 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 firstname.lastname@example.org or a fax to 256-233-7753.