LOCAL SERVICES

Friendship Baptist Church, Attalla: 3 p.m. Sunday; Third Pastoral Anniversary for Pastor Tyson R. Burwell & Family; Pastor Scottie Rice and the Fellowship Baptist Church of Gadsden; guest church

Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church: 10:15 a.m. July 23, Annual Women’s Day; speaker, Sister Anita Weathers, member, Union Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, Huntsville, Dr. O. Wendel Davis, pastor; Dr. Mario McDaniel, pastor

Mount Olive Baptist Church, 243 Lawler Circle, Gadsden: 3 p.m. Sunday, Annual Choir Day; all choirs, groups and soloists welcome; the Rev. Louis Leonard, pastor

New Canaan Baptist Church, 1201 Stroud Ave., Gadsden: 6 p.m. Sunday, “Sunday Best”; The Sensationals, Monica Lisa Stevenson, Shiloh Spirituals, the Rev. Cedric Williams and the Williams Bros.

Sardis Baptist Church, 1501 Church St., Boaz: 6 p.m. Saturday, Gilbert Farms, 504 Sardis Drive, “The Horse Whisperer”; Alabama Baptist State Convention and Sardis Baptist Church present Chance Hill of Mobile; Hill will “break” a horse in a unique way while sharing the Gospel; public invited; 256-593-7762

 

HOMECOMING

Holiness Gospel Church of God, 1160 Braid Ave., Gadsden: 3:30 p.m. Sunday, 29th annual Homecoming Gospel Praise; guests, The Gospel Songbirds, Dalton, Georgia, The Rose of Sharon, Atlanta, The Chosen Disciples, Tuscaloosa, The Exodus Gospel Singers, Atlanta, Bro. Willie Jackson, guitarist, Atlanta, and more; theme, “O Bless Our God, ye people, and the voice of his praise to be heard.” Psalm 66:8; Bro. Michael Johnson Jr. and Bro. Kevin Williams, ministers

 

SINGINGS

Bethel Baptist Church, Steele: 6 p.m. Sunday, The Believers

Bethel United Baptist, South Gadsden: 5 p.m. July 23, The Willing Vessels

Calvary Baptist Church, Alabama Highway 168, Boaz: 1 p.m. Aug. 6, Annual Homecoming Singing; Jonathan Wilburn of Wilburn & Wilburn of Gadsden

Damascus Baptist Church, 1709 Barnes Ave., South Gadsden: 6 p.m. July 30, Redemption Trio

Hokes Bluff House of Prayer: 6 p.m. Sunday, The Hymnsmen Quartet

 

REVIVAL

Bethel Baptist Church, Steele: 7 p.m. Monday through Friday; Bro. Bill Lackey, evangelist

Greater Life Church: 7:30 p.m. Friday, DeKalb Theatre, 306 Gault Ave. N, Fort Payne; special speaker, Evangelist Mark Winters; 256-364-2400

Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church: 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. July 23, the Rev. Allen Swindall; 7 p.m. July 24 and July 25, the Rev. Samuel Roe

Shiloh Baptist Church, 1037 Tuscaloosa Ave.: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, Gadsden Community Revival; guest, Dr. T.L. Lewis, Bethel Baptist Church, Pratt City

 

MISCELLANEOUS

Emmanuel Missionary Baptist Church, 950 Forrest Ave., Gadsden: 5:30 p.m. until 8 p.m. Monday through Wednesday, Vacation Bible School

Harvestfield Church, 4533 Rainbow Drive, Rainbow City: 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays, GriefShare; meet in The Blend Coffee Shop, first entrance of the Worship Center; materials supplied at no charge; call Mary Whorton, director, 256-442-9361, or 256-438-1222

New Canaan Baptist Church, 1201 Stroud Ave., Gadsden: 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. July 30, Back to School Rally; steppers, dance groups, soloists, gospel groups, free food, games, car show; first 100 youth get free backpacks

New Life Baptist Church, 1104 S. 12th St., Gadsden: 10:30 a.m. July 30, Family and Friends Day; special singers, Trusting Grace from Birmingham

The Tabernacle, 1301 S. 11th St.: 5 p.m. Mondays, Bro. Willie Wilson, Faith Class, 256-543-9317

 

The deadline is noon Tuesday to submit special services articles for publication in Saturday’s Worship section. Email items to news@gadsdentimes.com, ATTN: Worship Guide.