• Marriage sermons. Pastor Tim Anderson of Clements Baptist Church will conduct a sermon series, “Strengthening Your Marriage” at 9:30 a.m. Sundays from Jan. 19 through Feb. 9 at the church, 8690 U.S. 72 West. The public is invited.
• Singing. Recording artists The Spiritual Motivators will perform at 2:30 p.m. Jan. 19 at Mount Pleasant CME Church in Hartselle. More information: 256-773-7430.
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