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Religion for July 24 edition

Posted on Monday, July 22, 2013 at 11:18 am

The Ark Church is sponsoring its annual Vacation Bible School for children ages four and up on July 24, 25 and 26 from 6 until 8 p.m. at 303 Morgan Avenue South, Fayetteville. This year’s theme is “God’s Greatness, Authority and Love!” There will be games, and lots of fun. Food will be served each night. Kids are invited to come and be a part of this extraordinary time to learn more about God’s Promise. For additional information, contact the church at (931) 433-4844.


Apostolic Lighthouse of Jesus will hold a revival featuring Bro. Clint Barnes on Friday, July 26, at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, July 27, at 6 p.m. The church is located at 201 Flintville Road in Flintville.


Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate its 140th church anniversary on Sunday, July 28. The message will be presented by Moderator Elmore Tolbert, pastor of Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church, Tullahoma.  Sunday School starts at 9:30 a.m. and worship services begin at 11 a.m. Everyone is welcome. Craig Carmichael is pastor of Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church, located at 305 West Maple Street.


Friendship Southern Baptist Church is hosting a gospel singing and Cajun chicken dinner on Saturday, Aug. 3, at 6 p.m. Featured singers are “The Glory Echoes” and “Two or Three” with Andy Shelton, Wayne Thornton and Tim Scott.  The Cajun chicken dinner begins at 4 p.m. and is $8 per plate. This includes chicken, slaw, baked beans, bread, drink and dessert. A love offering will be taken at the singing, and all proceeds go to the Tennessee Baptist Children’s Home in Brentwood. Friendship Southern Baptist Church is located off Old Mulberry Road on Morton Drive. For more information, contact Beth Lackey at 931-675-3583 or Bro. Gene Thomas at 931-532-5826.


Cash Point’s Annual Summer Festival will be held Aug. 3 from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. at Cash Point Baptist Church. Hamburgers, hot dogs, chips, soft drinks and homemade ice cream will be served. There will be games, bingo, water slides and door prizes. Everyone is encouraged to bring yard chairs and join the fun. The church is located at intersection of Highway 110 and Asa Smith Road. For more information, call 931-427-6034.


“Fill My Cup” Women’s Conference at Elkton Baptist Church is Saturday, Aug. 10, from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Jo Carwile, featured guest speaker, is from Valley View Church, Louisville, Ky. There will also be special music. Registration deadline is Aug. 2. Conference registration fee is $15. For more information or a registration form, call Cathy Pope at (931) 427-2474 or Makisha Dollar at (931) 652-8218. The church is located at 494 Market Street, Elkton.


A revival at Friendship Stateline Freewill Baptist Church, 13633 Stateline Road, Taft, will be held Aug. 11-16 at 6 p.m. on Day and 7 p.m. Monday through Friday. The Evangelist is Bro. Edward Burbanks. A special singing will be held each night. For more information, call (256) 828-0386.


Hear the Four Gospels preached on Sunday, Aug. 18, at Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church at 3 p.m.  The Gospels are on the life of Jesus according to Matthew, presented by Pastor Maurice Pugh; Mark, presented by Pastor Earnest Wayne Jones; Luke, presented by Pastor Phillip Buchanan; and John, with Minister Lonnie Edmiston. And as always, everyone is welcome. Pastor Craig Carmichael is pastor of Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church, located at 305 West Maple Street.