• Free lunch, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., (every 4th Saturday,) Rest Haven Missionary Baptist Church, 2420 Noble St.
• Special Memorial Day service, 9 and 10:45 a.m., Cornerstone Church, 2885 Choccolocco Road, Mac Gober, founder of Canaan Land Ministries will speak. Today is also declared “bike friendly day” with special parking for all motorcycle riders. A special bike ride will be held after the service. Call 256-236-1603 for more information.
• Inaugural banquet celebration for Superintendent and Mrs. Willie Hearn Sr., 6 p.m., Oxford Civic Center, 401 McCullars Lane, Oxford. Bishop O.L. Meadows, Jurisdictional Prelate, First Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction, will speak. The event is sponsored by Greater Anniston District Church of God in Christ, call 256-283-1861 or 256-282-5506 for more information or to purchase tickets.
• Fundraiser yard sale/car wash, 7 a.m., Hatcher Avenue Baptist Church, 1311 Hatcher Ave. S.E., Jacksonville, everyone is invited. Call Brenda James at 256-310-2651 or 256-310-2567 for more information.
• Free meal, sponsored by His Hands Extended Free Meal Ministry, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., House of Prayer Church of God, Hamric Drive, Oxford, next to UPS, dine-in only, everyone is welcome.
• Celebration of 135th church anniversary, 3 p.m., Mt. Pleasant Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, 305 Lea and Draper Street, Piedmont, pastor is the Rev. Gregory L. Nixon Sr.; special guest is the Rev. Kenneth W. Smith and the Mt. Ararat Christian Methodist Episcopal Church of Alexandria. Everyone is welcome. Call 256-236-1528 for more information.
• Women’s Day observance, 11 a.m., Friendship Missionary Baptist Church. Dr. Angela Martin is guest speaker. The Rev. Carlton Phillips is pastor.
• Homecoming, 10:30 a.m., Oak Grove Baptist Church auditorium, Glencoe, one block off U.S. 431, opposite Silver Lakes Golf course, dinner will be served in the fellowship after the service, everyone is invited. Call 256-492-6420 for more information.
• Homecoming, 10:30 a.m., Rabbittown Baptist Church, 2450 Rabbittown Road, Brenda Robinson and New Desire will sing.
• Founder’s Day celebration to honor senior pastor Joseph and Lady Deborah Brown, 9:45 a.m., Rhema Christian Center, 8386 U.S. 431, Heflin, Bishop Del Henson of Vision Church International of Anniston is the guest speaker.
• Singing, 1:30 p.m., Hopeful Baptist Church, Cheaha Mountain Road, “Once Blinded” are guest singers. Everyone is invited.
• Homecoming, 10 a.m., Mt. Gilead Community Church, County Road 79, Wadley. Guest singers will be Songman Quartet of Georgia. Singing will continue after lunch. Call 256-395-4322 for more information.
• Homecoming services, 10 a.m., Cedar Creek Baptist Church, County Road 19, Heflin, special music by Redemption Song, Pastor Donald Triplett will lead the service. A covered dish lunch will follow the service. There will be no afternoon singing. Everyone is welcome. Call 256-463-5341 for more information.
• Installation worship service for newly elected moderator, Dr. Quintin P. Woods Sr. and staff, 3:30-5:30 p.m., Snow Creek District Operations building, Dr. B.J. Price, a former Moderator of the association, will speak, the event is sponsored by the Snow Creek District Missionary Baptist Association.
• Choir fest 2013, 3 p.m., Rocky Mount Baptist Church, 100 Rocky Mount Road, Oxford, all choirs, groups and soloists are invited. Call 256-225-3858 for more information.
How To submit calendar Items
■ Submit announcements no less than 10 days before the event takes place.
■ Email to firstname.lastname@example.org, note in subject line: “For Faith Calendar”
■ Fax to 256-241-1991, note “Attn: Anniston Star Faith Calendar”
■ Mail to The Anniston Star, Attn: Faith Calendar, P.O. Box 189, Anniston, AL 36202
■ Drop off to The Star’s office at 4305 McClellan Blvd.
■ Call 256-235-3556 with questions.