TIFTON — The annual Lenten Lunch Series will be held at the Leroy Rogers Senior Center The March 14 lunch will be hosted by Our Divine Saviour Catholic, Alfonso Gutierrez; March 21 will be hosted by St. Anne’s Episcopal, Lonnie Lacy; March 28 will be hosted by Peace Lutheran and First Presbyterian, Earl Steffens & Hugh Ward; April 4 will be hosted by First United Methodist, Stephen Webb. The season of Lent is the 40-day season beginning with Ash Wednesday –Feb. 22 — and concluding on Easter Sunday. This is a time when area churches meet to have a light lunch and devotional period— an event that started 15 years ago. We hope to see you at these events to join with other believers to give a unified witness to our belief in Jesus Christ.
NASHVILLE — The Cross Family Worship Center will hold revival services at 7 tonight with guest speaker Bro. Donnie Sloan. Pastor Chris Martin and congregation invite everyone to attend.
BERRIEN COUNTY — New Griffin Baptist Church, N.E. of Alapaha, will hold its spring revival at 7:30 tonight. Guest speaker will be the Rev. Tommy Land of Freedom Baptist Church, Milan. The pastor is the Rev. Sim Youngblood.
TIFTON — Lifehouse Ministries will hold a rummage and bake sale from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. March 10 at the old Northside Sanctuary. All proceeds benefit pregnant and parenting mothers/fathers in the Lifehouse program.
TIFTON — Believers Baptist Church, Old Union Road, will hold a gospel sing at 6 p.m. March 10 featuring “The One Man Quartet,” Chris Smith, formerly of the Inspirations. A love offering will be taken. Pastor Edwin Dillard invites everyone to attend.
SUMNER — Pine Hill Baptist Church, 284 Pine Hill Road, Sumner, will hold a gospel sing with special guests the Living Water Quartet and Buddy Liles, at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 10. There will be no admission fee, but a love offering will be taken. Donnie Wright is pastor.
TIFTON — Buddy Liles, formerly of The Florida Boys, will be in concert at 10:30 a.m. March 11 at the Church of the Nazarene, 3024 N. Tift Ave. For more information call 382-3441. The pastor is the Rev. Jerry Gardner.
TIFTON — The Bethany Missionary Baptist Church, 146 Ty Ty-Sycamore Road, will have the initial sermon of Brother Anthony Mathis Sr. at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 11. Samuel L. Pridgon is pastor.
BROOKFIELD — Corinth Free Will Baptist will hold its revival March 11-14. Services will begin Sunday at 6 p.m. and continue Monday through Wednesday at 7 p.m. The guest speaker will be Chaplain Danny V. Ray of the Tift Area Hospice.
NASHVILLE — Faith Ministry Church, Nashville, will hold revival services at 7 nightly March 12-16. Bro. Doug Chapman from Gilbertown, Ala., will be the speaker. For more information, contact Pastor Phillip Simmons, (229) 686-4827.
CHULA — Macedonia Baptist Church, Chula, will hold a spring revival at 7 nightly March 12-16. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Tommy Land Jr. The Rev. Sonny Pate is pastor.
TIFTON — Church Without Walls Outreach Ministries, 2707 King Drive, will be videotaping at 7:30 p.m. March 14 for "I've Got Something To Say." This program airs on the "Billy Ray Washington Show," Channel 96 on Sundays. Min. Jessie Mae Roberson is the pastor.
TIFTON — The Gospel Starlights will hold a barbecue plate sale from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. March 17 at 307 MLK Drive. Plate will include chicken, potato salad, baked beans, brownie and cake. The plate will be $8. For more information call Betty Hill at 386-5270 or Andrew Hill at 560-3701.
ASHBURN — Life Changing Ministries COGBF, Inc. will pay tribute to Pastor Larry W. Coffee and Elect Lady Kaye Coffee for their commitment to their congregation and community with their 29th appreciation at noon March 17, (church attire) and 11:30 a.m. March 18 at Madison Avenue Church of God By Faith, 322 W Madison Ave.
Spiritual Warfare Program
TIFTON — Church Without Walls Outreach Ministries, 2707 King Drive, will hold "100 Men and 100 Women on the Front Line" at 7:30 p.m. March 22-24. There will be two different speakers each night. The theme will be, “Called to Battle, Exodus 23:22.” The attire is camouflage. This is a spiritual warfare program. Everyone is invited to attend. Min. Jessie Mae Roberson is the pastor.
Friends and Family
TIFTON — Mount Calvary Holiness Church, Old Ocilla Road, holds its annual friends and family day at 3:30 p.m. March 18. Guest speaker is Minister A. Henry Thomas. The pastor is Elder Charlie Jackson.
TIFTON — Calvary Baptist Church, 35 Carpenter Road, will hold a giveaway for clothing and other donated items from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, March 24. Donations will be appreciated and can be made from 9 a.m. to noon Monday through Friday at Calvary Baptist.
OCILLA — Bethany Missionary Baptist Church, Highway 319, Ocilla, will hold revival services at 7 nightly March 26-30. Bro. Danny Ray will be the guest speaker.
TIFTON — The Gospel Starlights will hold its third annual hometown gospel celebration March 31at the Leroy Rogers Senior Center. Special guest will be the Holloway and Drake Singers of Camphill, Ala., Min. Tommy Barber and the Discipleaires of Ashburn, The Annointed Straughter Sisters of Valdosta, The Golden Angels of Ashburn, The Sensational Keys of Albany and God’s Remedy of Oakfield. The Gospel Starlights will be singing a new song off their new CD. Doors will open at 5 p.m., and the concert will begin at 6 p.m. Tickets are $8 in advance and $12 at the door. For more information contact Victoria Alexander at 387-0617, Betty Hill at 386-5270 or Jesse Buchanan at 567-9388.
ENIGMA — New Beginnings Worship Center will hold its first homecoming service at the Giddens Community Center at 10:30 a.m. April 15. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Tracey Swanson and special singing will be provided by The Faithful Servants. Lunch will be served following the morning servive. Sis. Pat Suggs and congregation invite everyone to attend.
ENIGMA — New Beginnings Worship Center, 23 Ell St., will hold its revival at 7:30 p.m. April 16-20. There will be special singing nightly. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Tracey Swanson. Sis. Pat Suggs and congregation invite everyone to attend.
TIFTON — Holy Temple Church of the Trinity Inc., 1103 Doc Melton Sr. Drive, will hold its annual spring revival at 7 p.m. March 28-30. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Tommy Washington, pastor of Bethlehem Baptist Church of Ashburn and St. Phillip Baptist Church of Ocilla. For more information call Sister Margaret Brown (229) 256-8788 or (229) 386-2562 or email email@example.com. The pastor is Elder Darryl D. Redding.
TIFTON — Dial-A-Prayer, hosted by First United Methodist Church, is available 24 hours a day at (229) 382-2484.