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• Holy Land Tour informational meeting. 6:30 p.m., Friday, March 14, at Elkton Road Baptist Church. See Jerusalem, Bethlehem, Nazareth, Megiddo, the Sea of Galilee, Masada, Petra, and many more places of biblical significance Dec. 1-10, 2014. Tour hosts are Toney Wales, pastor of Elkton Road Baptist Church, and Don Graham, evangelist/revivalist. Elkton Road Baptist Church is at 19470 Elkton Road in Athens. No obligation to attend the meeting. More information: Toney Wales 256-777-7734.
• Gospel music. Giles County Gospel Music Singing Convention is Friday and Saturday, March 14-15 at Bunker Hill Church of God, 3231 Bunker Hill Road, Pulaski, Tenn. Barbecue/chicken plates at $8 each ($4 age 12 and under) served at 5 p.m. Singing starts at 6:30.Featured acts: Driven on March 14 and The Servants on March 15. Several acts will perform each night. Free admission. Public invited.
• Yard sale. The Saint Mark Primitive Baptist Church yard sale for Relay for Life begins at 8 a.m. Saturday, March 15. The church is at 740 Sanderfer Road in Athens.
• Gospel singing. Friendship Stateline Freewill Baptist Church at 13363 Stateline Road in Taft, Tenn., will hold a gospel singing at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 15. Special singers include The Lovelace Family of Burnsville, Miss., and Denise Hopkins-Jaco of Toney.
• Singing. Under Conviction from Knoxville, Tenn., will sing at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 15 and 11 a.m. Sunday, March 16, at Majestic Chapel on Hays Mill Road in Elkmont. More information: Pastor Mike Webster 256-431-8038.
• Anniversary. Jerusalem Primitive Baptist Church in Belle Mina celebrates its 144th anniversary at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 16. Elder Jerry Crutcher and Little Indian Creek Primitive Baptist Church will be guests.
• Women Potential. Bondage Breakers presents Women Potential at 6:30 p.m. Friday, March 21, and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, March 22 at Kingdomway Christian Center, 811 Horton St., in Athens. Event includes mini-breakfast, giveaways, testimonies, poems and praise. More information: Pastor Cordell Hunter 256-919-4862.
• Choir Day. The choir at Mount Nebo Missionary Baptist Church at 27971 Easter Ferry Road in Lester will celebrate Choir Day at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, March 23. The Tibbs Family will also sing.
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