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Posted on Monday, March 24, 2014 at 10:06 am

A spring revival will be held at West End Cumberland Presbyterian Church in America on March 26-28 at 6 p.m. nightly. On Wednesday, the Rev. Dennis Jones, Sr., of Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church, Stevenson, Ala. will present the message. The Rev. James Miller of Little Star C.P.C.A., Town Creek, Ala., is the guest speaker for Thursday, and on Friday the Rev. James Allen of Harvest, Ala., will give the message. There will be special music each night. The Rev. Dezi Fletcher is pastor of West End Cumberland Presbyterian Church.


A gospel singing will be held at 6 p.m. on Sunday, March 30, at Kelly’s Creek Baptist Church at 6 Savannah Road in Ardmore. The singing will feature Denise Hopkins-Jaco of Toney, Ala. For information, call (256) 828-0386.


The Women of the Way Bible Study series continues Monday, March 31, at the First Baptist Church, 210 North Elk Ave. The study is entitled A Woman of Power vs. A Powerful Woman, presented by Betty Lawrence. Donations will benefit Stewart’s Chapel Mission Trip and may include single wrapped paper towels, four-pack toilet tissue, and small bottles of liquid dish soap. Registration and refreshments are from 5:30-6 p.m. The study begins at 6 p.m.


A pre-anniversary banquet for Pastor John E. Brown will be held at the Fayetteville Recreation Center on April 5 from 6 until 8 p.m.  Tickets are two for $25. Everyone is welcome.


Pastor John and First Lady Brown will celebrate their 30-year anniversary on Sunday, April 13, at 11 a.m. at Mt. Olive M.B. Church. The speaker is the Rev. Christopher Good of St. John, Hendersonville. The climax of the event will be held at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Keith Avent of Brandon’s Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, Bell Buckle. Mt. Olive is located at 239 Shelbyville Highway.


John Long Noonday Bible Ministry is being held each Wednesday at 12 noon at St. Paul AME Church at 521 West College St. This Bible Study is open to everyone but especially to those who are unable to attend an evening Bible Study.  If you work at night, unable to drive at night, or if your church doesn’t hold Bible Study, etc., members invite you to join them each Wednesday as they study the Word of God. Rev. Chris Grizzard is the pastor. Contact Rev. Vanessa Holmon at (931) 433-2973 for information.