• Holy Week. The public is invited to the annual Holy Week services at First Presbyterian Church through March 29. Worship service at noon, light lunch at 12:30 p.m. A love offering will be collected. A different local minister will be the featured speaker each day.
• Celebration. Little Elks Missionary Baptist Church at 4692 Snake Road in Athens will hold its annual Seven Last Words Celebration at 7 p.m. Friday, March 29, featuring seven ministers. The church choir will provide a song service.
• Gospel singing. Union Hill Baptist Church at 25368 Union Hill Road in Ardmore, Tenn., is holding a gospel singing featuring Denis Hopkins-Jaco of Toney at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 30.
• Resurrection celebration. Bright Hope Cumberland Presbyterian Church in America will celebrate Easter with breakfast from 7-8:45 a.m. and a worship service at 9 on Sunday, March 31. The Rev. Leroy Clark of Mount Hope is the featured speaker. Contact: 256-355-6253.
• Sunrise service. Elkwood Baptist Church on Alabama 127 in Elkmont will hold a Easter Community Sunrise Service at 7 a.m. Sunday, March 31. Contact: 256-732-3162.
• Summer program. David’s Temple Missionary Baptist Church at 11273 Stewart Road in Tanner is taking registrations for its Operation Timothy II Summer Program for children ages 5-13. The program will be from 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Cost is $200 per child. Contact: Dorothy Shoulders at 256-232-8035.
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.