Deadline for placing an announcement in the Church Calendar is noon Monday. Call 205-884-3400, email or, or fax to 205-814-9194.


A singing will be held at Piney Grove Baptist Church in Ashville Saturday, June 21 at 6 p.m. Guest singers are Ernie Dawson and Heirline.

Fifth Sunday singing at McEntyre Baptist Church, Greensport Road, Ashville, is Sunday, June 29, at 2 p.m. Special singers are The Redemption Trio. Everyone is welcome.

Pastor Paul Alexander and church members invite everyone to regular services at Reeves Grove Baptist Church. Sunday School begins at 10 a.m., with worship at 11 a.m. Youth choir and adult choir practice at 4:30 p.m., with evening service at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday services begin at 7 p.m. Free bus rides are available for adults and kids for these services also. Services are dress casual.

Rejoicing in Recovery, a faith-based addictions group, meets every Monday at 6:30 p.m. at Flow of the Spirit Church, 90 Sheffield Drive, Ashville. For more information, call Michael Giles at 240-4801 or call the church office at 205-594-4888.

Pine Forest Baptist Church, across from Eden Career Technical Center, in Ashville, invites everyone to weekly activities. Sunday School begins at 10 a.m., with preaching at 11 a.m. Sunday night Bible study begins at 5 p.m. Wednesday Bible study begins at 6 p.m.

Members of the Singles Sunday School class at First Baptist Church of Ashville are hosting a Singles mingle every Sunday 8:30-9 a.m. in their classroom near the Sunday School office. (Enter from parking lot on the right through old building, ground floor, and watch for signs.) Drop by for a visit then stay for Bible study or go to the church and/or class of your choice. For more information or to be added to the email list for other singles events contact Joyce Foster a or Elaine Miller at

Greensport Baptist Church 9260 Shoal Creek Road Ashville Al 35953 announces a retirement celebration for Brother Marlin and Jamie Cox on Sunday June 29 at 10 am. All former members, friends and family are invited to attend and join the membership in celebrating Brother Marlin’s 24 years of ministry at Greensport and to congratulate him on his retirement. Lunch will be served in the fellowship hall following the service.


Cook Springs Baptist Church will have Vacation Bible School kickoff and registration on Saturday, June 21, from 2 to 4 p.m. VBS will be 6:30 to 9 p.m. Sunday thru Friday, June 22-27 for ages 4 thru those just finishing 6th grade. Family night will be Friday night. Youth Day for those finishing 7th grade thru 12th grade will be Saturday, July 12, beginning at 2 p.m.


Leeds Congregational Holiness Church, located on Dunnavant Rd., will host Vacation Bible School June 23-26 FROM 6-8 p.m., with family/commencement night on Friday, June 27, at 6 p.m. The theme for the week is “Wilderness Escape.” For more information or for transportation, call 699-2425 OR 640-4937.


Macedonia Baptist Church No. 1, 1655 Levine Road, P.O. Box 347, Margaret, will celebrate its 100th anniversary with a Sunday each month. The theme for the celebration is “Come Home to Macedonia.” The theme and date for each month is as follows: July 13, Patriotic; Aug, 3, Prayer for Future; Sept. 21, Centennial Celebration (Grand Finale). All who have ever been a part of Macedonia Baptist Church No. 1 is welcome to visit us on these dates, especially for the Centennial Celebration; also, anyone who ever held an office or served in any capacity is welcome to join the March 16 Servants of the Church service. Anyone who has any questions should call Barbara Gilbert 205-594-5622 or Joanne Moseley 205-629-5438. Everyone is welcome to join Macedonia Baptist Church any time.


Park Avenue Baptist Church, 605 Park Avenue, is hosting Wednesday Bible study at 10:30 a.m. Pastor Donald Jennings invites everyone who can to bring their favorite coffee mug and bible to join the study.

Weekly events at New Life Fellowship Church, Acmar Road. Worship services, Sunday 10 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Zumba, 6:30 p.m. each Tuesday. Bible study, 6:30 p.m. each Wednesday. Learning Center open 6 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday.

Awana meets every Wednesday night at Bethel Baptist Church, 8332 Moody Pkwy, at 6:30 p.m., for ages 2 years to fourth grade. The Awana program is a great opportunity for children to know, love and serve Christ.

Trinity Worship Center, 110 Marcrum Lake Road, off Carl Jones Road Moody, invites everyone to Sunday Morning worship at 10:15 a.m., Children’s Church at 10:15 a.m., Sunday Evening worship at 5 p.m. and Wednesday Bible Study at 7 p.m. To learn more like the church on Facebook (trinityworshipcentermoody) , email or visit


Food Pantry is open Saturday, June 21, 9 a.m.- noon at Destiny Life Church Ministry Annex, 11701 Hwy 411 Odenville. For more information call 205-629-0332

Vacation Bible School at Odenville First Baptist is June 22- 27, 6-8:30 p.m. each night, for ages pre-school through 6th Grade. All are welcome. For more information call 205 527-0458.

Vacation Bible School at Friendship Baptist Church is June 22-27, 6-8:30 p.m. each night, with classes for ages 2 years through adults. This year’s theme is “Noah’s Ark.” VBS kickoff celebration and pre-registration is Saturday, June 21, at 5 p.m. Anyone who needs a ride to VBS should contact the church. For more information call 205-629-5402.

Vacation Bible School at Destiny Life Church, 11701 Hwy 41,1 is June 22 -25, at 7 p.m. each night. For more information call 205-629-0332.

New Life Baptist Church on Simpson Road in Odenville will host its annual Bible Time (VBS) for ages four-teens from June 23-27, 6-8:10 p.m.This year’s theme is “Choices at the New Life Corral.” Each evening Evangelist and Illusionist David Corn will perform illusions for the children and bring the teen message. For more information, call 205- 629-5788 or visit

Destiny Life Church, 11701 Hwy 411 Odenville, invites the community to Sunday service at 10:30 a.m., dress casual. Children’s church and nursery available. Other activities include Wednesday Bible Study, 7 p.m.; Wednesday Youth Ministry, 7 p.m.; and small groups available. Food pantry is open each 3rd Saturday, 9 a.m.-noon. For more information call 205-629-0332.

Friendship Baptist Church, 19436 US Hwy 411, invites all to worship with pastor, Roger White. Sunday School begins at 8:50 a.m., with worship at l0. Sunday evening service is at 6 p.m., with Discipleship Training at 5 p.m. Wednesday night services for children and youth are at 6:30 p.m., and adults at 7 p.m. Nursery and Children’s Church are provided. For more information, call 629-5402.


Guiding Light Freewill Baptist Church, located on Florida Road in the Coal City area, will begin Revival on Monday, June 23 through Wednesday, June 25, at 7 p.m. each night. Guest evangelist will be Bro. Clint Davison, with special music each night. Everyone is welcome.

Seddon Baptist Church, 4205 Cogswell Ave., invites everyone to Sunday worship, with Community Groups at 9 a.m., and worship at 10 a.m. For more information email or call 205-338-4285.

Lakeside Hospice Grief Support meets every Monday at 2 p.m., at 4010 Masters Road, Pell City. Share your hurts with others that are hurting. For more information call 205-884-1111.

Power lunch at Eden Westside Baptist Church meets on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month from noon-1 p.m. To make a reservation, call 205-338-7711 or email A donation of $6 is encouraged from all participants to cover the cost of the meal.

Arbor Baptist Church, 802 Comer Ave., Pell City, announces its weekly schedule. Sunday school begins weekly at 9 a.m., with Lord’s Day worship at 10 a.m. Evening worship begins at 5 p.m. Wednesday activities begin at 6:30 p.m., including adult prayer and devotion, student worship and Bible study, and children’s classes. Pastor is Keith Ray, with children’s ministers, Bobby and Deborah Golden. For more information call 205-338-7046, or visit

AA meets every Monday, and Thursday at 7 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, 2200 3rd Avenue North, Pell City. Call 256-268-5300.

Pathway to Joy Alanon family group meets on Thursdays at 7 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, 2200 3rd Ave. North, Pell City. The group offers help to family and friends of alcoholics. For more information, call 708-278-9612.


Macedonia Baptist Church is hosting Vacation Bible School June 22-25, from 6:-7:45 each evening. This year’s theme is “Fruity Friends of the Spirit.” Ages for this V. B. S. are 4 years old and up. Everyone is welcomed to attend. Children will be allowed to wear shorts., and will be building and painting birdhouses (dress accordingly). Snacks of fruit and fruit juice will be served coinciding with the three fruits studied that night. Any questions contact Shelia McKinney at 205-472-3335.

Ragland First Baptist, 920 Main Street, will host singing on Sunday, June 29, at 6 p.m. Guest singers will be The Galileans, from Arab. Everyone is invited to attend. For more information contact Pastor Edwin Talley at 205-369-8606.

Ragland United Methodist Church, just off Ala. 144, is hosting its annual “Taking Jesus Back to School,” Christian music concert, on Saturday, July 19, at 6 p.m. The concert will feature performances by The Message and Teen Challenge. Special guest speaker will be UAB head football coach Bill Clark. The event is free and open to the public. For more information call 205-338-1697, or find the church on Facebook.

Macedonia Baptist Church is taking monetary donations for the grass cutting and upkeep of the old cemetery. Any amount is greatly appreciated. Please make note on check for “grass cutting”or “cemetery upkeep.” Mail donations to Macedonia Baptist Church #2, P. O. Box 9, Ragland, AL 35131.


Riverside Baptist Church will have a 5th Sunday singing June 29 at 2 p.m. Guest singers are Mike Watson and Exodus of Gadsden. Watson is the son of Ray and Imojean Ledlow Watson of Gadsden, formerly of Pell City.


Join grief support group at Springville First United Methodist Church, 6471 US Hwy 11, Springville, each Monday from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Hosted by Lakeside Hospice; for more information call 205-884-1111 or 205-467-7866.

New service times at Springville United Methodist are as follows: Bluegrass, 8 a.m.; Contemporary, 9 a.m.; Traditional, 11 a.m.; Sunday School, 10 a.m.

Huletts Chapel Independent Methodist Church, 2470 Village Springs Road, Springville, invites everyone to Sunday worship at 10 a.m., with Sunday School at 9:15. Wednesday Bible Study begins at 7 p.m. each week. For more information call 205-427-1578.

KidSuccess Afterschool Program Meets at Springville First UMC, offers a learning and caring Christian atmosphere to children attending Springville schools in fifth through eighth grades. Spots are available. Visit for more information.

Springville FUMC would like to offer support, encouragement and information to anyone related to breast cancer. Anyone interested in participating in a breast cancer support group in any capacity, contact Lauran Riker at This group may be breast cancer survivors, individuals currently receiving treatment, medical workers in this related field, family, friends, etc.