The News Courier in Athens, Alabama

August 13, 2013

Church Briefs 8/13/13


— • Silver Rose Prayer Service. Our Lady of Guadalupe Silver Rose Program of Rosary and Litany with Holy Mass for the vigil of the Feast of the Assumption will be held at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 14, at St. Paul Catholic Church in Athens. Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Council No. 13679 is hosting the program.

• Yard sale. Bethel United Methodist Church is holding a church yard sale, singing and supper from 4 p.m. until dark Saturday, Aug. 17 as a building restoration fundraiser. From Athens take Alabama 127 north, turn left on Alsup Road and take second right onto Alsup/Turner Road. Contact: 256-867-5119. 

• Homecoming. Mount Nebo Missionary Baptist Church at 27971 Easter Ferry Road in Lester will hold their Homecoming Service at 11 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 18. Minister Paul Phillips and Allen Chapel of AME Church in Skipperville will conduct the service.

• Women’s Day. Antioch Cumberland Presbyterian Church in America at 923 Brownsferry St. in Athens will hold its annual Women’s Day Program at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 18. The speaker will be the Rev. Barbara Clemons of Pleasant Grove CPCA. The public is invited. Contact: 256-233-3016.

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.