The News Courier in Athens, Alabama

March 7, 2014

Church Bulletin 3/7/14

The News Courier

— • Gospel meeting. West Hobbs Street Church of Christ at 1602 W. Hobbs invites the public to a March 7-9 gospel meeting. Kyle Butt will speak on various topics at 7 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, and at 9 and 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Sunday. More information: 256-232-4705.

• Free clothes. The clothes closet at Round Island Baptist Church at 14790 Browns Ferry Road in Athens will be open 9 a.m. until noon Saturday, March 8. All items are free.

• Swamp John’s meal. Oak Grove C.M.E. Church will hold a Swamp John’s fish, chicken or combination dinner from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 8, at Lincoln-Bridgeforth Park in Athens. Cost is $10. Missionary Day at the church will be at 2 p.m. March 9 with the Rev. David Young and Pine Grove C.M.E. in charge.

• Revival. Jerusalem Primitive Baptist Church in Belle Mina will hold a revival beginning at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, March 9, and continuing at 7 p.m. on March 10-11. Elder Benjamin Burt, pastor of Bell P.B. Church will be the evangelist. Guest choirs are SHE, Bell P.B. Church and St. Andrews P.B. Church.

• Hear the gospel. The gospel of Christ is to be preached by various speakers March 9-12 at Northside Church of Christ, 1201 N. Jefferson St. Sunday services are 10 and 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Wednesday services are at 7 p.m. Speakers: Sunday, Don Miller; Monday, Steve Ferguson; Tuesday, David Cox; and Wednesday, Everette Conn. More information: 256-232-3179.

• Revival. Tabernacle Baptist Church at 24318 Drawbaugh Road in Athens invites the public to revival services and special singings at 7 nightly March 10-12. Dervin Spears of Owenton, Ky., will preach. More information: 256-614-4233 or 233-0554.

• 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.

• 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.

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 or a fax to 256-233-7753.