TIFTON — A Financial Peace University (FPU) course will be led by Guy and Brenda McAllister and is being offered at New Life Presbyterian Church, 3500 Fulwood Road on Wednesday nights through Nov. 6 from 6:30 until 7:45 p.m.
TIFTON — Believers Missionary Baptist Church, Old Union Road, will hold its 37th annual homecoming at 11 a.m. Oct. 13. Preacher Gwen Hayes and family will conduct the service. Lunch will follow in the social hall. Everyone is invited to attend.
CHULA — Friendship Baptist Church will hold 8 a.m. morning worship services Oct. 13. The host pastor will be Frederick Sanders.
TIFTON — Beulah Hill Baptist Church will hold its annual revival “Wednesday Night in the Word” at 7 p.m. each Wed. in the month of October. The guest speakers will be: Oct. 16, Pastor Wendy Martin, Greater Victory Christian Center, Atlanta; Oct. 23, Bishop William Toney of Greater New Birth Missionary Baptist Church, Sylvester; Oct. 30, Brian Keith Hodges of Gathering of Champions International Cathedral, Marietta. For more information or transportation, call 382-0968. The pastor is the Rev. L. C. Solomon.
Pastor and Wife Appreciation
TIFTON — St. John Holiness Church, 2910 6th Avenue, will hold its Pastor and wife appreciation at 5 p.m. Oct. 13. Guest speakers will be, Wednesday: pastor Clara Graham of Vickers Temple of Douglas; Thursday: Pastor Randolph Scott of Hightower Memorial Temple of Douglas; Friday: Pastor Robert Howard of Temple of Love; Sunday morning: Pastor Essie Swinson of Sunnyside HOGISC of Douglas and Sunday evening: Bishop Tyrone Lundy of Joyous Praise Word of Deliverance of Valdosta. For more information contact Evangelist Diana Barrett at 229-256-6534.
Pastor and Wife Anniversary
TIFTON — New Bethel Pentecostal, 1008 Doc Melton Sr. Drive, will hold its pastor and wife’s anniversary at 11:30 a.m. Oct. 13. The guest speaker will be the Earnest Jefferson. The pastor is James Carter.
TIFTON — River of Life Church, 2214 Tyson Ave., will hold revival services at 7 p.m. Oct. 14-16. The guest speaker will be Evangelist Paul A. Hodge. Pastor Morris Gaines and congregation invite everyone to attend.
TIFTON — Travelers Rest Missionary Baptist Church, 709 S. Ridge Ave., will hold its annual church revival Oct. 14-18 at 7:30 nightly. The Rev. Milton Hughes of Greater Green Grove Missionary Baptist Church, Dublin will be the guest evangelist. For more information call 229-386-8754. The Rev. Frankie Mathis is the pastor.
TIFTON — Communion Christian Center, 18 Tifton-Eldorado Rd., will hold revival services at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 14-16. The theme will be “Rekindle The Fire And Fan The Flame.” The guest speaker will be Apostle Tyrone Lundy of Valdosta. The pastor is Apostle T.L. Pratt.
OMEGA — Praise Temple Church of God will hold a yard sale from 7 a.m. until Oct. 19 in front the Omega Post Office. There will also be a car wash for donations only. All proceeds will go to Kid’s Fest 2014.
free food giveaway
TIFTON — Short Street Church of Christ, 703 Short Street,will hold a "Free Food Giveaway" Oct. 19 beginnig at 10 a.m. until all the food is gone. No income verification needed.
ALAPAHA — Jamal Pitts and Stars of Joy will celebrate the last part of there anniversary at 5 p.m. Oct. 20 at New Hope Church of God, South Moore St. The pastor is Bishop West. For more information contact Dennis Pitts at 229-392-7257, Terry Clark at 229-392-4039 or Elvis Banks at 229-392-8632.
TIFTON — Springfield Baptist Church will hold its auxiliary anniversaries at 3 p.m. Oct. 20. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Ronald Jenkins. the pastor is the Rev. R. L. Drake.
TIFTON — Christ’s Church will hold its first annual fall festival from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. Oct. 26. There will be free food, music, games and fellowship.
ADEL — Zion’s Hope Pentecostal Church, 114 South Pine Street (Next Door to Impire Restaurant) will hold a gospel sing at 7 p.m. Oct. 26. Featuring “Another Journey” of Adel and Mandy Harrell of Leesburg. Pastor Ted Graham and congregation invite everyone to attend. Refreshments will be served following the singing. For more information or additional directions call 229-237-4651 or email: email@example.com.
ENIGMA — Holy Temple Church of God Apostolic will hold its general assembly Oct. 27. Sunday School will be at 10 a.m. and Worship service at 11 a.m. Lunch will be served following the service.
TIFTON – Greater Expectations Ministries, founded by Minister Antonio Lovett of Thomasville and under the local direction of Chief Apostle Barry Williams, is seeking volunteers to help teachable children to do mime and praise dancing, as well as youth ages 12-19 to be mentored with life application skills. To mentor or be part of the youth, call Williams at 229-326-6687.
TIFTON — Solid Rock Freewill Baptist Church, 1790 Hwy. 82 E, ladies “Sisters In Faith” and mens group “Master’s Men” meet at 2 p.m. every 1st Saturday of each month.
TIFTON — Restoration Deliverance Ministry, 50 Alder Street (behind Big Jim's) will hold worship services at 1 p.m. every Sunday. The pastor is Jacqueline Burr.
TIFTON — Dial-A-Prayer, hosted by First United Methodist Church, is available 24 hours a day at (229) 382-2484.
noon Day prayer
TIFTON — Resurrectional Outreach Ministries, 2741 Highway 41 S., will hold a one hour prayer service from noon until 1 p.m. every Monday, Wednesday and Friday. The pastor is Elder Louise Litman.
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