Church Happenings

Posted 5/12/18

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 …

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Church Happenings

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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.


TODAY, MAY 12 

St. Mary's Episcopal Church at 801 The Trace W. in Jasper will host a weekly Al-Anon meeting in the Parish Hall on Saturdays at 8:30 a.m., starting Saturday, May 12. Al-Anon is a 12-step program for families and friends of loved ones who are dealing with addiction. For more information, contact Rev. Robin H. Hinkle at 205-387-7746 or email robin.hinkle@gmail.com.


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.


Townley Community Center on Townley School Road in Townley will host a gospel concert Saturday, May 12, at 6 p.m. featuring guest singers, New Day. Admission $3 at door, plus love offering.


SUNDAY, MAY 13

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.


Freedom Assembly of God on Curry Highway will host a Mother's Day Breakfast on Sunday, May 13, at 10 a.m. Everyone is welcome, and the meal is free of charge.


Maranatha Baptist Church will have a special Mother's Day service at 11 a.m. on Sunday, May 13. All mothers will be recognized and receive an award. Special guest will be Kristan Shaw, a 31-year-old mother, born again Christian and minister. Luncheon to follow at 12:15 p.m.


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. 


Philips Chapel Church on Empire Road in Empire will have a singing Saturday, May 19, at 6 p.m. Guest singers will be Eagle's Wings.


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.


Odom Memorial Baptist Church on Pleasantfield Road in Parrish will have The Stephens in concert Sunday, May 20, from 10:30 a.m. until 3 p.m., with fellowship at noon.


Goodsprings Church of Christ will have its annual Decoration Gospel Meeting May 20-22 with guest speaker Todd Clippard. On Sunday, Bible Study starts at 10 a.m., worship is at 11 a.m. followed by a fellowship luncheon and afternoon worship at 2 p.m. Worship services will be at 7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday.


Eastside Baptist Church will have The Riders in concert May 20 at 6 p.m. Special guest will be Jonah Collins and the Gospel Barn Quartet. Admission free. A love offering will be taken.


SATURDAY, MAY 26

Blackwater Macedonia Church of Christ on Windham Loop Road in Jasper will have a food giveaway on Saturday, May 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.


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. 


Calvary Baptist/ Dora 2nd Baptist will hold Vacation Bible School May 27-June 1 at 6 p.m. each night at Dora 2nd Baptist for ages 3-99. 


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.


SATURDAY, JUNE 2

St. Mary's Episcopal Church at 801 The Trace W. in Jasper host a weekly Al-Anon meeting in the Parish Hall each Saturday at 8:30 a.m. For more information, contact Rev. Robin H. Hinkle at 205-387-7746 or email robin.hinkle@gmail.com.


Odom Memorial Baptist Church on Pleasantfield Road in Parrish will host a "Fun Day" Saturday, June 2, from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. 


SUNDAY, JUNE 3

First Baptist Church of Frisco will celebrate its annual Men's Day on Sunday, June 3 at 5 p.m. Guest speaker will be Rev. Avery Pruitt of New Bethel Church of God in Christ. The theme is "Men Measuring Up to Meet the Ministry Mandate."


Peace Baptist Church in Parrish will celebrate the pastor and first lady's ninth anniversary on June 3 at 3 p.m. Rev. Savage of 26th Street Baptist Church will direct the 11 a.m. service. Rev. Dennis Brown of West End Hills Missionary Baptist Church will direct the 3 p.m. service.


New Prospect Baptist Church will host VBC June 3-8 from 6 to 8 p.m. The theme is "Shipwrecked: Jesus Rescues." Classes for all ages. 


SUNDAY, JUNE 10

Jasper's First Baptist Church at 1604 4th Ave. S. in Jasper will host its 2nd Annual Community "Holy Smoke" BBQ & Cruise-In on Sunday, June 10, from 3–6 p.m. in the church parking lot. The event is free and will feature all types of vehicles, grilled hamburgers, hot dogs, and Conecuh Sausage, desserts, inflatables, games, music and prizes.




SUNDAY, JUNE 3

First Baptist Church of Frisco at 2701 Corona Ave. in Jasper will host its annual Men's Day Program on Sunday, June 3, at 3 p.m. Theme will be "Men Measuring Up To Meet The Ministry Mandate." Guest speaker will be Rev. Avery Pruitt of New Bethel Church of God in Christ in Jasper.


SATURDAY, JUNE 9

Matthews Ministries Outreach & Lifesprings Church of God on Alabama Highway 195 North in Jasper have teamed up to host a BBQ Fundraiser on Saturday, June 9, from 8 a.m. until all plates are gone. Singing, praise & worship, and human videos for the kids. Plates will be $7.50 each and include BBQ meat, baked beans, potato salad, dessert and BBQ bread. To pre-order plates, call 205-522-2516.