Church News for 2/18

Published 10:33 am Friday, February 17, 2012

Port City Church of God—The church, located on Hwy. 84 West will host a Gospel Jam beginning at 6 p.m. Feb. 18.

Bethel M.B. Church — The church, located at 563 Twilight Church Road in Colquitt, Ga., will have a Woman’s Mission Day with a Mission March on Feb. 18 at 6:30 p.m.

Greater Mt. Calvary First Born Church — The church, located at 471 S. Broad St. in Climax, will have a benefit program for Seconia Douglas, on Saturday, Feb. 18, at 7 p.m., featuring Willie Jackson and Gospel Wheels, the GMC Praise Dancers, the Hall Family Choir and others as presenters.

New Salem Freewill Baptist Church — The church, located at 2573 Spring Creek Road, will have a Black History Program with the theme, “Pressing Toward a Higher Calling” on Sunday, Feb. 19, at 11 a.m. with Pastor Henry Flowers III of First Baptist Church as the speaker.

The Pine Hill M.B. Church — The church, located at 1048 Pine Hill Road, will celebrate Black History Sunday on Feb. 19 during the 11:15 a.m. service. Deacon Daniel Burke of Branchville M.B. Church will be the guest speaker.

• Cypress Pond Freewill Baptist Church — The church, located on Draper-Jones Road in Boykin, Ga., will celebrate the annual Black History program on Sunday, Feb. 19, at 1 p.m. with the Rev. Eric Collins, pastor of Macedonia M.B. Church, as the guest speaker.

Morris Temple Community Church — The church, located at 300 Poplar Ave., will host the third annual Women and Men in White, sponsored by the Bainbridge District Missionary Department, on Feb. 25 at 7 p.m. with Elder Nelson Shelman of Tampa, Fla., as the event speaker.

First African Baptist Church — The church, located at 115 Church Street, will hold their Black History program on Sunday, Feb. 26, at 11 a.m.

Bethlehem Freewill Baptist Church — The church, located at 1810 S. West St., will have a Black History program on Sunday, Feb. 26, at 11:15 a.m.

Emanuel M.B. Church — The church, located at 161 Emanuel Church Road in Fowlstown, will have a Black History program given by the Youth Department on Sunday, Feb. 26, at 2:30 p.m.

Climax United Methodist Church — The church, located at 210 W. Broad St. in Climax, will host the Dixie Echoes Quartet in concert Sunday, Feb. 26, at 6 p.m. Admission is free, but a love offering will be taken. This group has been singing Southern gospel music for more than 50 years and is one of the few pioneer gospel quartets still in existence today.

Climax United Methodist Church — The church, located 210 W. Broad St. in Climax, will host a World Day of Prayer service Friday, March 2, beginning at noon. Bring a sack lunch to eat in the Fellowship Hall after the service. Drinks and desserts will be provided by the church. An offering for women’s and children’s missions in U.S. and abroad will be received.

New Fountainhead Baptist Church — The church, located 179 Old Pelham Road, will hold a marriage enrichment seminar Friday, March 2, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. and Saturday, March 3, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Pastor Gary Haskell of Jackson Baptist Church in Jackson, Pa., will be the guest speaker and leader. Call (229) 254-4363 or (229) 246-2076 for more information.

Disciples of Jesus Ministries — The church, located at 1630 Bethel Road, will hold a pre-pastor’s appreciation musical extravaganza on March 3, at 6:30 p.m., featuring Amazing Harmony Four, Spiritual Wonders, Sunset Spirituals, Sensational Gospel Singers, and other area gospel choirs and groups.

St. Mary A.M.E. Church — The church, located at 205 McNair Moore Road in Climax, will have a mission program on March 4 at 3 p.m. with Sister Cynthia B. Mitchell as speaker.

Port City Church of God — The church, located on Dothan Highway, will hold sign language classes, taught by Gail Nott, on Mondays during the month of March, beginning March 5, from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. for ages 10 and older. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Contact (229) 246-7451 for registration information.

Liberty in Jesus Christian Center — The church, located at 1108 Butler Ferry Road, will host the Holy Convocation 2012 of Hidden Treasures Apostolic Alliance on March 7 to March 11 at 7 p.m. nightly on the theme, “Learning to Love the Master’s Way!” Featured participants will be Apostle Sharon Seay Eiland of Nashville, Tenn., Apostle Curley Walthour, Apostle Erica B. Jackson, Overseer Sonya Norris, Overseer William Bullard, Pastor Gairreus Williams and Minister Terrance Pinkney.

Greater Calvary First Born Church of the Living God — The church, located on Broad Street in Climax, will hold their annual prayer breakfast Saturday, March 17, beginning at 9 a.m., in the church annex. The guest speaker will be Pastor Steve Poppell of the Climax Baptist Church.

First United Pentecostal Church — The church, located at 115 Jennifer Drive, U.S. 84 West in Bainbridge, will host their first Honeysuckle Festival on March 24 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

• Mt. Zuma M.B. Church—The church, located 2015 Vada Road, will hold the annual revival April 9 through April 13 at 7:30 p.m. nightly, with Rev. Hayward Teague as guest speaker.