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For more information, call 352-337-0376.

 

Celebration

A retirement celebration will be held to honoer Angela Terrell for 49 years of service as the minister of music at Johnson Chapel Baptist Church.

A celebration dinner will be held at 3 p.m. Sept. 14 at the Gainesville Woman's Club, 2809 W. University Ave.

Tickets, which cost $25, can be purchased at Susie's Salon and Boutique, 1723 NE 10th Ave., Star Center Theatre, 11 NE 23rd Ave. and from any Johnson Chapel choir member.

For more information, call 352-372-2879.

 

Pack Pews

Hope ot the World Family Church will host its annual "Pack a Pew" service.

It will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday at the church at 1734 Hawthorne Road.

The guest speaker will be the retired Rev. W.G. Mayberry.

 

Rally

Mount Hermon Baptist Church will host a Change Rally.

It will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday at the church at 1502 NE Second Ave. The theme will be "Building a Brighter Future with a Little Change at a Time."

The speaker will be Pastor Terry Dorsey, pastor of Mount Hermon.

For more information, call 352-792-5834. 

 

Revival

Emanuel Baptist and Mount Olive Primitive Baptist churches will host a joint revival.

Services will be held at 7 p.m. through Friday at Mount Olive at 510 NE 15th St.

 

Men's Day

Greater Liberty Hill United Methodist Church will host its annual Men's Day program.

It will be held at 3 p.m. Aug. 25 at the church at 7600 NW 23rd Ave.

The guest speaker will be Elder Dr. D.E. Richardson II, pastor of TOPROC Church of God in Christ in Gainesville.

 

 

Family, friends

Jerusalem Church of God by Faith will host its annual Family and Friends Day service.

It will be will be held at 11 a.m. Sunday at the church at 1230 NE 156th Ave. in the Monteocha community. The theme will be "Committed to serve the Lord."

The guest speaker will be the Elder Dr. D.E. Richardson, pastor of TOPROC Church of God in Christ in Gainesville.

For more information, call 352-485-1388 or email jerusalemcogbf@yahoo.com.

 

Conference 

Freedom United Methodist Chuch will host its Women's Ministry Conference.

It will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the church at 19420 N. County Road 225 in Gainesville. The theme will be "Women Arise" Prayer Awakening."

The guest speaker will be Prophetess Deleshia J. Boateng, and men are welcome.

 

Conference 

Dayspring Baptist Church will host its Mega Conference.

Services will be held at 7 p.m. Aug. 15-16  and 9 a.m., 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. Aug. 18 at the church at 1945 NE Eighth Ave. The theme will be "Men and Women Coming Together to Glorify God: Psalm 145:1."

There services will be as follows:


Thursday, "Fun Night/Talent Show."
Friday, worhship service featuring Mount Pedro United Methodist Church.
Sunday, Sunday school, morning worship featuring Evangelist Regina Lewis McKay of Showers of Blessings Harvest Ministry and afternoon worship service featuring Union Baptist Church.

For more information, call 352-213-7850.

 

Men's Day

The Men's Ministry of Mount Nebo United Methodist Church will host its annual Men's Day services.

They will be held at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Sunday at the church at 9975 NW 143rd St. in Alachua.

The morning speaker will be Minister Carl J. Williams of Church of the Living God Pillar and the Ground of Truth in Gainesville and the afternoon speaker will be the Rev. John S. Coward Sr., pastor of Abiding Faith Christian Church in Gainesville.

For more information, call 352-377-0021

 

Anniversary

St. Luke AME Church will celebrate its 113th anniversary.

The service will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday at the church at 14950 NW U.S. Highway 441 in Alachua. The theme will be "Building the Church on a Strong Foundation."

The guest speaker will be the Rev. Charlie A. Hicks II of New Greaer Allen Temple AME Church.

 

Anniversary

Third Bethel Baptist Church will celebrate its 127th anniversary.

Services will begin with Sunday school at 10 a.m. and end with morning worship at 11:15 a.m. Sunday at the church at 9825 SE County Road 2082 in the Rochelle community.

The guest speaker during the morning worship service will be Pastor Christopher Stokes of New Beginnings Christian Worship Center in Micanopy.

For more information, call 352-335-5571.

 

Musician needed

Johnson Chapel Baptist Church is seeking a musician to serve a congregation with diverse Christian music to include traditional hymns, gospel, anthems and chants.

The position requires directing the church’s music, playing the piano and/or organ and organizing and directing rehearsals in preparation for all worship services and other church engagements. The church is located at 1334 NE Fourth Ave.

Please call Pastor Samuel R. Seales Jr. at 352-282-7944 or 352-237-5713 to schedule an interest meeting.

 

Musician needed

Mount Carmel Baptist Church, 2505 NE Eighth Ave., is seeking a minister of music who will direct the organization and implementation of a comprehensive church music program.

The minister of music serves as a leader in Sunday worship services, mid-week service (Tuesday night), special programSure Word Fellowship and Jesus is the Light Christian Center will have a joint Yard Sale on Saturday, June 8th from 7am until 1pm at 1500 NW 143rd Street Jonesville Fla 32606. For more information please call (352) 792-4888s and funerals. This position will be responsible for scheduling weekly choir rehearsals, playing music of various genres (contemporary, traditional and hymns), using keyboard/piano and/or organ and introducing and teaching new songs on a regular basis. The position also creates and maintains flow of worship services with appropriate spiritual atmosphere and is responsible for planning and selecting music for all church services.

Experience: Three years or more of music ministry experience, and the ability to read music is preferred.

For more information, call 352-378-7322.

 

Bible study

Mount Olive Primitive Baptist Church will host a noonday Bible study.

It will be held at noon the second and fourth Tuesday of the month at the church at 510 NE 15th St.

The instructor will be Elder Cedric Andrews, pastor of the church.

 

Food giveaway

Emanuel Baptist Church will host a food giveaway.

It will be held from 8:30-9:30 a.m. every Tuesday at the church at 1203 NE Eighth Ave.

For more information, call 352-377-0990.

 

Bible study

Study and learn biblical principles and precepts at Bible-based Bible Study.

Sessions will be held from 7-8 p.m. Mondays at Bold & Beautiful Hair Salon at 916 SE Williston Road.

The sessions will be led by Minister Carl J. Williams of Gainesville.

For more information, call 352-278-7029.

 

Food giveaway

Upper Room Church of God in Christ will sponsor Manna Market Mondays.

The food giveaway will be held from 9-11 a.m. every Monday at the church located at 3575 NE 15th St.

For more information, call 352-264-0006.

 

Upper Room

Upper Room Church of God in Christ will host its Midweek Motivation Bible Study.

Services will be held at 6:30 p.m. every Wednesday at the church at 3575 NE 15th St.

Featured will be prayer, followed by Bible study.

For more information, call 352-264-0006 or visit urwelcomehere.org.

 

Bible teaching

Sure Word Fellowship Inc. will present Foundation Bible Teaching.

Classes will take place at 3 p.m. the third Saturday of each month at the church at 1500 NW 143rd St. in Jonesville. They are free and open to those who want to understand the word of God.

The instructor will be Pastor Gloria Dennis, pastor of the church.

For more information, call 352-448-9825.