Religion CalendarPublished 4:09pm Sunday, August 3, 2014
•Santuck Baptist Church will hold a “Community Celebration – Together We Are Better” Aug. 3 from 4 to 7:30 p.m. Enjoy an afternoon of fun, food, fellowship, inflatables, games, live music and more.
•Calvary Baptist Church in Wetumpka will be “Praying for Schools” Aug. 3 at 4:30 p.m. at a special prayer time at local school campuses.
•The Tabernacle Baptist Church family invites everyone to come and share in their Community Outreach/Homecoming Worship Service. It will be held Aug. 3, beginning at 10 a.m. at the Martin Luther King Center in Wetumpka. Refreshments will be served. Augustus S. Tucker, pastor; Willie Pearsons Jr., deacon chairman; Robert Sims, treasurer. Tabernacle Baptist Church is located at 1020 W. Tallassee Street in Wetumpka.
•The Elmore County Food Pantry will present Gold City Aug. 9 at First Baptist Church in Wetumpka. The event will be a fundraiser for the food pantry. For further information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
•The 22nd annual Gospel On The Green will be held Aug. 9 at Equality United Methodist Church. This year’s guest will be the Fraiser Family. Doors will open at 5 p.m. with music starting at 6 p.m. Free admission. Refreshments will be served with all proceeds to be used for local church missions.
•Claud Independent Methodist Church will hold Homecoming Aug. 10. The singing duet of Allen Meadows and Leslie Swicord will start at 10 a.m. Homecoming service featuring Ray Weaver will begin at 10:45 a.m. followed by a fellowship pot luck meal.
•The annual Central Union Note Singing will be held at New Style United Methodist Church on Aug. 10 at 12:30 p.m. Dinner will be served during the note singing. The church is located at 76729 Tallassee Highway in Wetumpka. Rev. John L. Bratcher is the pastor.
•Rodgers Chapel AME Zion Church in Wetumpka will celebrate a Jubilee and Church Anniversary Aug. 10 at 2 p.m. Speaker will be the Wallace Nobles from Refuge Temple in Montgomery, West District presiding Elder.
•New Style United Methodist Church will hold Revival Aug. 11-13. Services will begin at 7 p.m. each day. Rev. Johnny Hollis, pastor of Mercy Missionary Baptist Church in Montgomery will be the guest speaker. The revival theme is, “Faith in Christ” (taken from John 20:24). Everyone is welcome to come and help uplift Christ’s Kingdom through worship, song and praise. The church is located at 76729 Tallassee Highway in Wetumpka. Rev. John L. Bratcher is the pastor.
•Antioch Baptist Church will celebrate Homecoming Aug. 24 at 10:30 a.m. There will be one service, followed by dinner in the fellowship hall. The church is located at 1115 Antioch Road in Titus.
•Community Fellowshippers meet at Cain’s Chapel United Methodist Church every third Wednesday at 11 a.m. The gathering includes devotion, program, prizes and covered dish luncheon. Local pastors and families encouraged to attend.
•Mulder Memorial United Methodist Church hosts a noon salad luncheon the third Thursday of each month from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Call 334-567-4225 for more information.
•First Presbyterian Church of Wetumpka holds a fellowship lunch every third Sunday after worship.
•Celebrate Recovery, which deals with life’s hurts, habits and hang-ups, holds meetings every Thursday at 6:15 p.m. at Santuck Baptist Church.
•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 of Tallassee.
•River’s Edge Flea Market is open every Saturday from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. at East Tallassee United Methodist Church. All vendors welcome – new items, old items, crafts, youth groups, ball teams, baked goods, produce and food. Various booth costs available. For info, call Joan Wood at 334-313-4913 or Melanie Baker at 334-415-8314. All proceeds are used for church-sponsored programs.