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Tuesday night  Bible Study
St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church is hosting a bible study every Tuesday night at 6:30 p.m. in the St. Joseph’s room for anyone who would like to attend.

Addiction help meetings
The Most Excellent Way support group for people seeking help overcoming alcohol, drugs and other addictive behaviors meets every Friday night at 7 p.m. at East Side Baptist Church, 4884 Ward Basin Road. For more information on this meeting and other area meetings, call 626-1481.

Grace Community Church of Northwest Florida
If you are a Bible-believing Christian and appreciate in-depth Bible teaching using proper hermeneutics of Bible interpretation as taught by John MacArthur of Grace Community Church of Sun Valley, Calif. You will be pleased to know a small group that are negotiating with Grace of Sun Valley to send a graduate of The Masters Seminary to the Pensacola area to pastor a local church. In the meantime, we are meeting in Pace at 10 a.m. each Sunday morning. For more information and directions, call 529-4702.

Milton FUMC
First United Methodist Church of Milton will focus on “Survival Strategy” at the 8:30 and 11 a.m. Sunday. The sermon will focus on Psalm 84 and John 6:56-59. First United Methodist Church of Milton is at 6830 Berryhill St. in Milton.

Bagdad United Methodist Church, Praise and Worship Service
Bagdad United Methodist Church, Praise and Worship Service is at 8:30 am and Traditional Service is at 11:00 am, and Sunday School at 9:45 am. Starting next Wednesday, Jan. 2 at 5:30 pm will be the Start of our new Wednesday evening service series - Heroes of Faith. Ezekiel - The Problem of Dry Bones
Speaker: The Rev. Clive Knights
Address: 4540 Forsyth St., Milton, FL (Bagdad)
Phone: 626-1948

Christian Life Church hold lunch gathering
On Thursday, Christian Life Church will hold a lunch gathering at 11 a.m. at Ryan’s Family Restaurant, Pace. The discussion topic is “Creating a Volunteer Revolution in Our Organization” (Keys to Involving Talented People). The December gathering was a discussion of “Loving Ways to Say ‘No’ ” (A More Christ-Like Approach to Managing Demands with Margins). This is always a great opportunity to build friendships across denominational/organizational lines, network, learn, grow, serve and pray. For more information contact Doug Holmes at 712-7257 at Christian Life Church, 4401 Avalon Blvd. Milton.