• North Athens VBS. North Athens Church of Christ vacation Bible school will be from 6-8 p.m. through today, June 19, at 19159 Alabama 127. Classes for all ages. Transportation available. More information: 256-874-1941.
• Market Street VBS. Market Street church of Christ at 514 W. Market St. will hold vacation Bible school at 10 a.m. daily through today, June 19. The public is invited. More information: 256-232-1525.
• Solo gospel festival. Limestone NAACP will host its solo gospel fest at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, June 21, at Sweet Home Missionary Baptist Church, 803 Westmoreland St., Athens. More information: 256-232-0985.
• Ephesus VBS. Ephesus Church of Christ, 21815 Elkton Road, will hold vacation Bible school for all ages at 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. Sunday, June 22, and at 7 p.m. June 23-25. The theme is “Journeys for Jesus.” Public is invited.
• First Christian VBS. First Christian Church at 400 W. Market St., will host Vacation Bible School from 9 to 11 a.m., Monday through Friday, June 23-27, for children and teens. For more information, call 256-232-5611.
• Truth lectures. A truth lecture series will be conducted from June 23-27 at Athens Bible School. Lecture tracks for men, women and children are available. The theme is “Recapturing the Spirit and Power of The Golden Age of Preaching.” Sponsored by CEIbooks. More information: 256-232-0565 or www.CEIbooks.com.
• Mount Nebo VBS. Mount Nebo Missionary Baptist Church at 27871 Easter Ferry Road in Lester will hold vacation Bible school at 7 nightly from June 25-27. The lesson will be Agency D3 – Discover, Decide and Defend; 1 Peter 3:15. Public is 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 by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or a fax to 256-233-7753.