TIFTON — Allen Temple African Methodist Episcopal Church, 1908 South Park Ave., will hold a food carnival Feb. 8 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Various groups will have baked goods, sandwiches, candy apples and other assorted goodies. The carnival is being sponsored by the Founder's Day Committee led by Sisters Zealine Davenport, Tara Harris and Erma Edwards. The pastor is the Rev. Jermaine D. Harris.
ADEL — The 27th annual birthday sing in memory of the Rev. R.V. Williams and in honor of the Rev. Ken Williams will be held at 6 p.m. Feb. 8 at Beulah Holiness Baptist Church. Special guests will be Naomi and the Segos, Mark Fuller, Logan Smith, New Tradition and Joyce Croft. Admission is free, a love offering will be received. For more information call 229-549-7254 or 229-546-8223.
FITZGERALD — Outrageous and contagious women’s conference will be held from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. Feb. 8 at the Grand Theatre in Fitzgerald. Special guest will be Dove/Grammy award-winning artist Laura Story, International speaker, author and co-founder of “Girlfriends in God” Mary Southerland and Team Radiate: Amanda Hayes, Tammy Arant and Joyce Ashley. Doors open at 8 a.m. tickets are $40. Register at www.joyjoyministries.com or call the theater at 229-426-5090.
Black History Program
BROOKFIELD — Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church, 105 Brookfield/Lenox Rd. will hold its annual Black History program at 11:30 a.m. Feb. 9. The speaker will be the Rev. Emanuel Brown of Piney Grove Baptist Church, Adel. For more information call 229-556-9035.
TIFTON — St. John Holiness Church, 2910 6th Ave., will observe its founders day, Chief Apostle Bishop Nick Hightower Sr. of House of God Saints in Christ at 11:30 a.m. Feb. 9. The pastor is Bishop Walter Walker Jr.
Black History Celebration
TIFTON — Cherry Grove Free Will Baptist Church will celebrate Black History at 4 p.m. Feb. 15. The theme for the program will be "Honoring the Past, Celebrating the Present and Inspiring the Future." Pastor Phill Morris Jr of Bethel Baptist in Adel will be the guest speaker. Bishop Willie Prather is pastor and the public is invited to attend.
TIFTON — New Bethel Baptist Church, 211 Tifton-Eldorado Rd., will hold a gospel sing at 6 p.m. Feb. 16. The featured group will be In His Name of Fitzgerald. Everyone is invited to attend.
Sing and Revival
ADEL — Beulah Holiness Baptist Church, Massee Post Rd., will hold a gospel sing at 6 p.m. Feb. 16 with the Kenny Croft Band. Revival services will be held at 7 p.m. Feb. 17-19 with Kenny Croft as the guest speaker. The pastor is the Rev. Kenneth Matthews.
OMEGA — Simmon Grove Baptist Church will celebrate Black History and old fashioned day at 11:30 a.m. Feb. 16. The speaker will be Pamela Harris of Leesburg. The pastor is the Rev. B.L. Robinson.
ADEL — Zion’s Hope Pentecostal Church, 114 South Pine Street (Next Door to Impire Restaurant) will hold a gospel sing at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 22. Featuring In His Name of Fitzgerald and Jerry Hamner Ministries. 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: firstname.lastname@example.org.
ABBEVILLE — Mount Zion Baptist Church, 7474 US 129 South, will hold a gospel sing at 11 a.m. Feb. 23. The featured group will be In His Name of Fitzgerald. Everyone is invited to attend.
TIFTON — Great Purpose and Destiny Deliverance Ministries Inc. wil host a black history program Feb. 23 at 4 p.m. The service will honor local men and women in Tift County's black community, and residents are asked to submit candidates by Feb. 20 at email@example.com. Categories include Inspiring Pastor, Inspiring Mentor and Inspiring Community Activist. Call 326-6687 for information.
ASHBURN — Life Changing Ministries Madison Avenue Church of God by Faith Inc., 322 West Madison Ave., will hold its pastor’s appreciation for Pastor Larry W. Coffee and Elect Lady Kaye Coffee at 4 p.m. March 8 (church attire) and at 11:30 a.m. March 9. Everyone is invited to attend.
TIFTON — The Gospel Starlights will hold its fifth annual hometown gospel celebration March 15 at the Tift Theatre. Special guest will be the Lil Blair and The Fantastic Violinaires of Detroit, Mich. Other artists to appear include The Anointed Straughter Sisters of Valdosta, the Rev. Nathan Bartell and Reality of Ashburn, The Golden Angels of Ashburn and the Rev. Tommy Barber and Disciple Aires of Ashburn. For ticket information contact Victoria Alexander at 387-0617 or Andrew Hill at 229-560-3701.