• Harvest Celebration. Antioch CPCA will hold its annual Harvest Celebration at 1:30 p.m. Oct. 20. Special guest is Pastor Kevin C. Smith and Simply Amazing Ministries Church family. The public is invited.
• Family and Friends Day. Bright Hope Cumberland Presbyterian Church in America on Mooresville Road will celebrate Family and Friends Day at 2 p.m. Oct. 20. The Rev. Donnie Malone and New Zion Church will be in charge of the service.
• Gospel concert. Greater Hope Missionary Baptist Church at 14065 Lucas Ferry Road will hold a gospel concert at 2:30 p.m. Oct. 20, featuring choirs, male choruses, soloists, and male and female groups. The public is invited. More information: 256-230-0037.
• Gospel meeting. The gospel of Christ will be preached at the Northside Church of Christ at 1201 N. Jefferson St. with a different speaker each day Oct. 20-23. Sunday services are at 11 a.m. and 5 p.m., and Monday through Wednesday services are at 7 p.m. Speakers include: Kasey Harbin, Sunday; Jeff May Monday; Greg Chandler, Tuesday; and Bobby Graham, Wednesday. More information: 256-232-3179.
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.