Church Happenings

Posted 4/28/18

CHURCH HAPPENINGSLocal church events and cemetery cleanings/meetings are featured each Wednesday and Saturday in the Daily Mountain Eagle, and daily on the calendar at www.mountaineagle.com. Events …

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Church Happenings

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CHURCH HAPPENINGS

Local church events and cemetery cleanings/meetings are featured each Wednesday and Saturday in the Daily Mountain Eagle, and daily on the calendar at www.mountaineagle.com. Events are listed by calendar date and time as space allows, so guarantee when or the number of days an event will run. The deadline to place an event is no later than noon Tuesday and Friday. Email event information to  elane.jones@mountaineagle.com or call 205-221-2840, ext. 246.


SPECIAL NOTICE

Maranatha Baptist Church Kids' Department is currently selling a variety of cookie dough by the box or tub for $10 each. Choices include Classic Chocolate Chunks, Peanut Butter, White Chocolate Chip Macadamia, Snickerdoodle and cinnamon oatmeal raisin. For more information, or to purchase cookie dough, contact Willie Mae Cooper at 205-544-9092.


TODAY, APRIL 28

Boldo Cemetery Association requests that all flowers be removed from grave sites by Saturday, April 28. Clean-up starts at 7 a.m.


Bethel Grace Assembly of God located on Alabama Highway 5 in Jasper will have a yard sale Saturday, April 28, from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the church.


Sanctuary Church of God on Fall City Road in Jasper will have a huge yard sale Saturday, April 28, from 6 a.m. - until. Household items, new and used clothes & shoes, furniture, miscellaneous items, and much more.


Living Light Church of God located at 3420 North Airport Road in Jasper will host its 4th Annual "Rust to Riches" Car Show on Saturday, April 28, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Registration will be $20 per car; $25 per vendor. Money Tree, a 50/50 pot, an auction, karaoke, Bar-B-Q, snacks, fried pies, drinks and music. Will also be drawing for a Henry Big Boy Carbine457/38SPL ($20 donation is required to be eligible); and a Fire Pit/Grill ($2 donation is required to be eligible or 6 for $10.) 


Townley Community Center located at 62 Townley School Road in Townley will host a Gospel Singing, to benefit the second phase of the TCC Renovations, on Saturday, April 28, from 5:30 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the center. Featured singers will be Trevor and Anna Grace Williams, Wayne Page, Townley First Baptist Church Drama Team and Prospect Methodist Adult Drama Team. For more information, call Bobby Lane at 205-275-0591.


SUNDAY, APRIL 29

Shiloh Cemetery in Kansas, Ala.: Please remove all old flowers from gravesiters by Sunday, April 29.


Aiken Grove Baptist Church on Sipsey Road in Sipsey will have its 5th Sunday Singing Sunday, April 29, beginning at 10 a.m., with lunch at noon and singing at 1 p.m. featuring guest singers, Crains Nest.


Snowtown Baptist Church located at 5960 Flat Top Road in Dora, will host a 5th Night Singing on Sunday, April 29, at 5 p.m. Guest singers will be Angie Requena and family. Refreshments will be served afterwards.  


New Zion Baptist Church will have revival services Sunday - Wednesday, April 29 - May 2, at 7 p.m., with special guest evangelists each night: Sunday & Monday - Adam Brewer; Tuesday - Patrick Hannah; and Wednesday, David Miller. The church's pastor is Dewayne West.


TUESDAY, MAY 1

Northside Baptist Church of Jasper's Merry Hearts Senior Group meets the first Tuesday of each month at 10 a.m. in the church's Fellowship Hall. Lunch at noon. Special guest speaker for May will be Alfred Hartley of the Picking Singing Pilgrims. All senior citizens are invited to attend.


St. Mary’s Episcopal Church at 801 The Trace in Jasper will host a Caregivers Support Group meeting each Tuesday at 11 a.m. in the library at the church. This group is open to the community and is for people who provide care to loved ones dealing with chronic illness.


Carbon Hill United Methodist Church at 178 Northwest 4th Ave. hosts a Celebrate Recovery each Tuesday at 6:30 p.m.


Awakening Life Church on Alabama Highway 257 in Jasper holds a CelebrateLIFE recovery and restoration accountability and support group meeting each Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the church. Groups for grief, recovering addition and unemployment. For more information, contact Pastor Anthony Sellers at 205-522-5033.


WEDNESDAY, MAY 2

Maranatha Baptist Church at 1701 Barker St. in Jasper will have its Soup Kitchen open each Wednesday and Friday beginning at 11 a.m. each day. The church will offer a free full-meal to those in need.


Aldersgate United Methodist Church on U.S. Highway 78 in Dora will host a New Mother’s Support Group for new and expecting mothers each Wednesday from 5:30–7:30 p.m. at the church. Topics will include infant feeding, sleep, play/development, returning to work and managing stress. For more information, call Aldersgate United Methodist Church at 205-648-2470.


Union Grove Church on Winston County Road 8 in the Black Pond community host a Community Supper each Wednesday from 5:30–6:30 p.m. in the church's fellowship hall. For more information, call the church's pastor, Mickey Millican at 205-522-1000.


Bethel Grace Assembly of God will host a Community Supper each Wednesday from 6–6:45 p.m. at the church. For more information, call Kat at 205-544-2302.


St. Mary's Episcopal Church at 801 The Trace W. in Jasper will host a dinner and special program for Youth 7th - 12th grades. The program "Addiction 101" will be led by the Rev. Robin H. Hinkle, and cover the science of addiction as well as basics of prevention and recovery. For more information, contact the church at 205-387-7746.


THURSDAY, MAY 3

Sipsey Church of God on Pineywoods-Sipsey Road in Jasper will host a Celebrate Recovery meeting each Thursday. Dinner served at 6:30 p.m., with the program beginning at 7 p.m. For more information, contact Pastor Jeffrey M. Long at 205-275-4318.


FRIDAY, MAY 4

Matthew Ministries Outreach will have its Soup Kitchen open each Friday at 11 a.m., at Lifesprings Assembly of God Church at 2686 Alabama Highway 195 N. in Jasper. For more information, call 205-522-5599 or 205-522-2516.


SATURDAY, MAY 5

Westside Baptist Church in Jasper will have a yard sale on Saturday, May 5, from 7 a.m. until noon (rain or shine) in the church's gym. Proceeds will benefit the Operation Christmas Child Shoe Box Fund. 


Wilson Chapel Cemetery will hold its annual meeting Saturday, May 5, at 10 a.m. at the cemetery. Everyone with loved ones buried at the cemetery are being urged to attend. Donations to help with upkeep of cemetery may be mailed to the Wilson Cemetery Fund, 114 Albert Windham Rd., Nauvoo, AL 35578.


The Church at Beech Grove located on Beech Grove Road in Townley will host a singing in memory of Bro. James Carroll Jones on Saturday, May 5, at 6 p.m., featuring guest singers, the Jones Family.


Winston County Gospel Theater (formerly Looney’s Tavern) on Alabama Highway 278 near Houston will hosts a gospel singing the Saturday, May 5, at 6 p.m., featuring guest singers, Purpose, from Russellville.


SUNDAY, MAY 6

Saragossa Baptist Church Mens Prayer Group meets each Sunday at 9:30 a.m. at the church.


Pleasant Grove Church located near Oakman will have Decoration on Sunday, May 6. Singing from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m., with guest singers, EverPraySing and the Awakened Quartet. Dinner on the ground from noon until 1 p.m. For more information, call Richard Phillips at 205-388-9912.


Victory Assembly of God holds its Breaking Free meetings for those struggling with addictions each Sunday at 2:30 p.m. at the church. For more information, call Jaye Trayal at 205-275-9974.


Peace Baptist Church in Parrish invites you to its annual Men's and Women's Day celebration on Sunday, May 6, at 3 p.m., with Rev. Earnest Hood from St. Joseph Missionary Baptist Church. Rev. Thedford Hudson, pastor.


First Baptist Church of Jasper holds its Celebrate Recovery program each Sunday at 5 p.m. in the fellowship hall at the church. The community is invited. For more information, please contact the church at 205-221-6444.


Zion Church of Christ in Parrish will celebrate its 137th Annual Homecoming/Decoration Day on Sunday, May 6, with guest speaker, Bro. David Short of Montgomery. Meal at noon. First Sunday Singing at 2 p.m. 


Macedonia Baptist Church on Macedonia Loop Road in Jasper will have revival services Sunday, May 6, at 5 p.m. and Monday, May 7 – Wednesday, May 9, at 7 p.m. each night., with guest evangelist Shannon Knight.


MONDAY, MAY 7

Praise Tabernacle at 1600 6th Ave. in Jasper is offering free a Home Bible Study each day. For more information, please call the church's paster, Marcus Rush at 205-388-2992.


Hope House Church at 1620 10th Ave. in Jasper will host its “Fishes & Loaves” Soup Kitchen each Monday at 11 a.m. and Wednesday at 5:30 p.m., with a worship service following the meal.


Nauvoo United Methodist Church on Third Avenue in Nauvoo hosts AA (Alcoholic Anonymous) and NA (Narcotics Anonymous) meetings each Monday and Friday at 6 p.m. at the church.


Nauvoo Church of God will host NA (Narcotics Anonymous) and AA (Alcoholic Anonymous) One Step Group meetings each Monday from 6–7 p.m. at the church. Meals provided.


Saragossa Baptist Church Women’s Prayer Group will meet each Monday at 7 p.m. at the church.


TUESDAY, MAY 8

Living Light Church of God at 3420 N. Airport Rd. in Jasper will host a Generation Gold Bible Study for person 50 plus the second Tuesday of each month at 10 a.m.  at the church. 


SATURDAY, MAY 12 

Boldo Methodist Church on Alabama Highway 69 North (across from the Dollar General) in Jasper will host a Free Clothes Closet Give-a-way the second Saturday of each month from 8 a.m. until noon at the church, for people who need clothes or shoes.


Oakman Memorial Cemetery will have a clean-up day on Saturday, May 12, at 9 a.m., with a memorial service following at 12 noon. Everyone with loved ones buried at the cemetery is being urged to attend and bring their mowers and weed eaters. For more information, call Donna Kelley at 205-622-3217 or 205-522-0643.


Elm Grove Church of God located at 13412 Fayette County Road 63 N in Carbon Hill will host "Rise Up," Empowering Women to Commit, on Saturday, May 12, from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. with featured guest speakers, Kayla McBrayer, Michelle Godwin and Sisters 4 Christ. Lunch provided. Bring a 16x20 blank canvas.


Aldersgate United Methodist Church on U.S. Highway 78 in Dora will host the “Joy In Jesus” program for those with special needs, and their parents, on the second Saturday of each month from 4–6 p.m. at the church. RSVP is requested. For more information, call Carla at 205-522-1993, Anna-Kate at 205-471-9900, or Aldersgate United Methodist at 205-648-2470.


SUNDAY, MAY 12

Aldersgate United Methodist Church in Dora will have revival services Sunday, May 13, at 10:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. and Monday, May 14, through Wednesday, May 15, at 6:30 p.m. each night. Guest evangelist, Rev. John Barrett. Special music evangelist, Johnny Jordan.


SATURDAY, MAY 19

New Prospect Baptist Church on Alabama Highway 5 North in Jasper will have its food closet open the third Saturday of each month from 8 a.m. until noon at the church.


River of Living Water United Methodist Church will have its “Feed My Sheep” Food Bank the 3rd Saturday of each month from 10-11:30 a.m. at its Durr’s Chapel campus.


Berry Civic Center in Berry hosts a Southern gospel singing the third Saturday of each month at 6 p.m. featuring special guest singers and the Busby Family from Berry. Admission is free. A love offering will be received. 


SUNDAY, MAY 20

First Baptist Church on Corona Avenue in Jasper will host its annual program for graduating seniors on Sunday,  May 20, at 3 p.m. All seniors are asked to report to the church's fellowship hall with their cap and gowns by 2:30 p.m.  All churches, clubs, and other organizations, are being asked to present a donation or scholarship to the graduating senior(s). Rev. A. Harper, pastor.


SUNDAY, MAY 27

Philadelphia Deliverance Tabernacle located at 22400 Alabama Highway 13 in Lynn will have a singing on Sunday, May 27, at the evening service, with special guest singer, Jeff Smith. 


WEDNESDAY, MAY 30

Living Light Church of God at 3420 N. Airport Rd. in Jasper will host its monthly “Night of Passion” service the last Wednesday of each month at 6 p.m. at the church.