• Pastor anniversary. Bright Hope Cumberland Presbyterian Church in America on Mooresville Road will celebrate the first anniversary of the Rev. Katherine Baker on Sunday, Aug. 25. Worship service begins at 11:30 a.m. The Rev. Earnest Bailey and New Heaven Cumberland Presbyterian Church in America will be in charge of the service.
• Ministry anniversary. Mount Nebo Missionary Baptist Church Women’s Ministry will celebrate their second anniversary at 11 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 25, at the church, 27971 Easter Ferry Road in Lester. Speaker is Sheena Townsend also known as La Shay B on WEUP radio. Everyone is welcome.
• Revival. New Hope Baptist Church at 13110 Mooresville Road in Athens will hold a revival Aug. 25-28. Services are at 6 p.m. Sunday and at 7 Monday through Wednesday. Nursery provided.
• Singing. Riddles Chapel Church at 11327 Ripley Road in Athens will host The Proclaimers Quartet at 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 30. Free admission. Love offering received. More information and directions: Billy 256-374-9698.
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