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October 4, 2013

Church Bulletin 10/4/13

• Women’s Conference. The seventh annual RICMB Association Women’s Conference will be at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 4, and 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 5, at Round Island Creek Mission Center. Friday’s facilitator is Pastor Bersey Jones, C.P.C.A., of Huntsville. Music by Round Island Women’s Choir, Brondi Gill, Elaine Tibbs Rire, Joyce Rogers-Peoples, and the Chosen Generation Praise Team. The theme is “Exalting the Lord, Equipping the Saints, Evangelizing the Sinners.” Saturday facilitators are Eunice Scott, Indian Creek P.B. Church, and Angela Anderson, New Hope CPCA, Madison. Door prizes both days. More information: Geraldine McDonald 256-355-1343 or Imogene Malone 256-232-6247.

• Homecoming/anniversary. Greater Hope Missionary Baptist Church at 14065 Lucas Ferry Road will hold its homecoming/church anniversary at 11 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 6. Guest pastor is C. Jermaine Turner with his Pine Grove M.B. Church family of Harvest.

• Pastoral appreciation. The Mt. Nebo Missionary Baptist Church family at 27971 Easter Ferry Road will hold its Pastor and First Lady sixth Pastoral Appreciation Services at 11 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 6. Felicia Matthews, minister of Poplar Creek M.B. Church in Athens will speak. Pastor Charles Simmons and Little Ezekiel M.B. Church are in charge of the service. Lunch will be served.

• Friends and Family Day. Tanner Church of Christ at 19925 Huntsville-Browns Ferry Road will hold Friends and Family Day on Sunday, Oct. 13. Mark Little speaks at 9:30 a.m., Charles Thompson at 10:30 a.m. Lunch will follow. Singing and devotional  at 2 p.m. More information: 256-233-1448.

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 ed@athensnews-courier.com or a fax to 256-233-7753.

 

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    Fish fry
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    W.L. VFD egg hunt

    West Limestone Volunteer Fire Department is having a Easter egg hunt from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. today. The fire department is 15 miles north of Athens on Alabama 99. More information: Jason McMahan 256-233-7678. On Saturday, call 256-233-5544.

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    ALH health fair

    Free body fat analysis, blood sugar and cholesterol checks, bone density screenings and more will be available from 9 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Saturday at the Athens-Limestone Hospital Health Fair at the Limestone County Courthouse Square. Numerous health care vendors will be on-site. Also, water and nonperishable food donations accepted for Limestone County Churches Involved.

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    Plant and bake sale

    Athens Garden Club annual Plant and Bake Sale is 8 a.m. until noon Saturday, April 12, at the downtown Athens Farmers Market. A variety of plants and culinary choices available. The event helps support the Athens Garden Club's scholarship fund for graduating high school seniors in Limestone County who major in horticulture, agriculture, or other related fields. More information: athensgardenclub@aol.com.

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