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Published 9:07am Monday, October 28, 2013

Calvary Baptist Church, Wetumpka, offers a new sermon series for October – “Relationships by the Book.” Bro. Anthony Rhodes will preach Sundays at 10:30 a.m.


Good Hope Baptist Church, 1766 South Fleahop Road in Eclectic, will hold a Fall Festival Oct. 30 from 5 to 8 p.m. Activities will include Trunk or Treat, bouncy house, obstacle course, tractor train ride, cake walk, tattoos, pumpkin carving contest, friendly costume contest, popcorn stand, hot dog sack dinner, s’mores and more. Everyone welcome.


Thelma Baptist Church on Weoka Road will hold a Fall Festival Oct. 31 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.


Church at the Brook in Millbrook will host Trunk or Treat Oct. 31, from 6 to 8 p.m. Free food and prizes with jump blocks.


Mulder Memorial United Methodist Church will hold a Fall Festival Oct. 31 from 5 to 7 p.m. Everyone is invited to join the fun for the whole family. There will be games with prizes, hay rides, inflatables, hot dogs, “Trunk or Treat” from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. and a special performance of the Youth Praise Band during the evening.  Costumes are welcome (no scary costumes). The church is located at 3454 Fire Tower Road in the Redland area of Wetumpka, one half mile north of Redland Road on County Road 59.  For more information or further directions, call the church office at 334-567-4225.


First United Methodist Church of Wetumpka will host a fundraiser to benefit People That Care Nov. 3 at 5 p.m. The event will be an authentic Mexican meal. Call the church at 334-567-7865 by Oct. 29 to sign up.


•Community Fellowshippers will not meet in October. Next meeting will be Nov. 20 at 11 a.m. at Cain’s Chapel United Methodist Church.


Cedarwood Community Church will hold its monthly Camp Stew and Indoor Yard Sale Nov. 2 from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Stew is $8 for a large microwaveable container. Yard sale space available indoors or outside. Vendors welcome. All proceeds from stew sale and yard sale go to help complete the inside of church building. For more information, call Laura Knight at 334-567-2457, Jo Parker at 334-514-0242 or the church office at 334-567-0476 (Rev. Roger Olsen). The church is located on U.S. Highway 231 in Wallsboro.


Hillside Baptist Church will hold its Fall Festival Nov. 3 from 3 to 6 p.m. at the church. There will be games, food and all kinds of fun.


New Freedom Ministries in Montgomery will celebrate the church’s anniversary Nov. 5-10. Services will be 7:30 each night and 2 p.m. on Sunday.


Central, Union and Pierce Chapel United Methodist Churches will have fall revival services Nov. 10 at Pierce Chapel UMC. David Larch of the Larch Family will lead the morning service which starts at 11 a.m. There will be a fellowship meal after the morning service. The evening service will start at 4:30 p.m. Rev. Presley Cousins of Plantersville UMC will lead the evening service. The gospel group Branded for Christ will sing at both services. Everyone welcome.


•The fourth annual Musical Salute to Veterans will be held at Trinity Episcopal Church in Wetumpka on Nov. 11. Everyone is invited, particularly veterans. Trinity Episcopal Church is on U.S. Highway 231, across from McDonald’s. For more information, contact Rev. Bob Henderson at 334-567-7582 or


•HorsePlay Drill Team has planned a special drama presentation and lunch Nov. 17 after Brush Poppers Cowboy Church service at Iron Horse Ranch, 3214 Weoka Rd., Wetumpka.


•Need a bus ride to church? Healing Waters Church of God in Eclectic offers bus rides to church for anyone who would like to attend, but does not have transportation. Call Steve Roberson at 334-252-1575 at least 24 hours in advance. Sunday services are at 9 a.m. (prayer), 10 a.m. (Sunday School), 11 a.m. (worship) and 6 p.m. (worship). Wednesday services are at 6 p.m. (prayer) and 7 p.m. (worship).


•Friendship Closet, a ministry of Friendship Baptist Church, is open the first Tuesday of each month from 9 to 11:30 a.m. and from 6 to 8 p.m. Those who need clothes, shoes, etc. for women, men and children, may visit.


•Hope For Healing Grief Support Group meets the second Monday of each month at 6 p.m. at First Baptist Church Tallassee.

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