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Ebenezer Church Harvest Festival
Ebenezer Church of Jay invites you to their harvest festival from 3-6 p.m. today, Oct. 27. The list of events include a cake walk, games, prizes, singing, and Trunk or Treat at 5:30 p.m. For more information, call 791-1045.

Milton FUMC
First United Methodist Church of Milton will focus on “Seeing With New Eyes” at 8:30 and 11 a.m. Sunday. The sermon will focus on Job 42:1-6, 12a and Mark 10:46-52. First United Methodist Church of Milton is at 6830 Berryhill St. in Milton. For more information, call 623-6683.

Ard Field Homecoming
The Ard Field Church of Christ in Chumuckla will celebrate homecoming on Sunday. Services start at 10 a.m.

Pastor Appreciation Luncheon
The Pregnancy Resource Center of Milton welcomes all pastors in the community who have given to the center to its annual Pastor Appreciation Luncheon on Oct. 29. For more information about ministry and or how to help as a volunteer, prayer partner and/or financial partner, call 983-2730 or email

Avalon Baptist Fall Festival
Avalon Baptist Church will host its fall festival from 5-8 p.m. Oct. 31 featuring a hayride, food, games, prizes and more.

Pumpkin Patch
Christ United Methodist Church is hosting its annual Pumpkin Patch from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. through Oct. 30. You can purchase pumpkins and gourds, take pictures in the picture area and let the kids enjoy a hayride.

FUMC of Pace Arts, Crafts, and Marketplace Festival
First United Methodist Church of Pace will host its annual annual Arts, Crafts & Marketplace Festival from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 10 featuring crafts, items and baked goods. Back by popular demand will be cheeseburger soup and Glenda Webb’s famous chili. New vendors and old favorites come together to market their talents inside and outside at this sold-out show. Monies collected from baked goods, lunch and facilities are used for community outreach programs sponsored by United Methodist Men, United Methodist Women and youth department. FUMC of Pace is at 4540 Chumuckla Highway. For more information, call 994-5608.

Pregnancy Resource Center of Milton Fundraiser
The Pregnancy Resource Center of Milton’s fundraiser “To Go Van Gogh” will be Nov. 30 in the Cafe at Pine Terrace Baptist Church. Spend the evening with friends creating a masterpiece (perhaps a Christmas present), and make a donation to the ministry of life. Cost is $30 per person. For more information, call 983-2730.

Community Senior Luncheon resumes
Bagdad United Methodist Church will resume its Community Senior Luncheons at 11 a.m. Local seniors are invited. For more information, call 626-1948.

Galilee Missionary Baptist Church news
Galilee Missionary Baptist Church welcomes Dr. Herman Rogers as its new pastor. Galilee Missionary Baptist Church has Sunday school services at 10 a.m., morning worship at 11 a.m., evening worship at 6 p.m and Wednesday Bible study at 6 p.m.

Grace Community Church of Northwest Florida
A small group is negotiating with Grace of Sun Valley to send a graduate of The Masters Seminary to the Pensacola area to pastor a local church. Bible-believing Christians who appreciate in-depth Bible teaching using proper hermeneutics of Bible interpretation as taught by John MacArthur of Grace Community Church of Sun Valley, Calif., are encouraged to attend. In the meantime, the group meets at 10 a.m. Sundays in Pace. For more information and directions, call 529-4702.

Thanksgiving boxes
One Harvest Thanksgiving boxes can be ordered in October for delivery in November. Orders can be placed online at, or cash orders will be taken from 4-7 p.m. Nov. 5 and 9 a.m. to noon Nov. 6 at the FUMC Fellowship Hall. Delivery will be at FUMC Fellowship Hall from 8-9:30 a.m. Nov. 17.

St. Mary’s Episcopal Church Winter Bazaar vendors wanted
St. Mary’s Episcopal Church in Milton is making preparations for its annual Winter Bazaar and Craft Show on Dec. 7-8. They are accepting applications for vendors who would like to attend and sell their wares and crafts. For a vendor application call 983-6100 or 623-2905.

Tuesday night Bible Study
St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church is hosting a bible study at 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays 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 at 7 p.m. Fridays at East Side Baptist Church, 4884 Ward Basin Road. For more information on this meeting and other area meetings, call 626-1481.