Free School Supplies (while supplies last), 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Aug. 25, Brown Chapel Holiness Church, 509 W. Park St., Hahira. There will be free food, games, prizes for kids.

Inquiry sessions on Catholicism, 10:45-11:45 a.m. Sundays Aug.  26 and Sept. 9, St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, 800 Gornto Road.

Homecoming Services: 9:30 a.m. (Sunday School), 11 a.m. (Church Services), Aug. 26, Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church, 5009 Hwy. 122 E., Hahira.; Dinner will be served after morning worship. 

Homecoming: 11 a.m. Aug. 26, St. Mary Missionary Baptist Church. Homecoming speaker: Pastor, Rev. Tony Sirmons. Dinner will be served after the Sunday morning service.

Family and Friends Day, 3 p.m. Aug. 26, Whosoever Will Church, 208 Griffin Ave. Guest speaker: Elder Melanie Hansford of McDonald.

15th Annual Mission Program, 3 p.m. Aug. 26, New Prospect Missionary Baptist Church, 598 E. Hwy. 84, Stockton. Guest speaker: Charlotte Freeman. Theme: “Women Standing on His Power.” Ladies to dress in white attire with purple corsages.

Sunday Services, 10:45 a.m. Aug. 26, Unitarian Universalist Church, 1951 E. Park Ave., Sun., Aug. 26, 10:45 A.M. Guest speaker: Julie Bowland, “Painting directly from nature en plein air”. Children’s Religious Education concurrent with Sunday services.

88th Annual Church Homecoming and Empowerment Conference, 7 p.m. Aug. 28-31; Woodlawn Forrest Church of Christ. Guest speakers: Ministers Alvin Daniels, Orpheus Heyward, Kristopher DarDar, Jefferson Caruthers, Wesley T. Leonard, and Marcus T. Watkins. A Men’s Conference will be held from 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 1; and the annual Cornelius Mobley Memorial Concert will be held on Saturday at 5:30 p.m. Homecoming will culminate on Sunday, Sept. 2 with three Worship Experiences at 9:30 a.m., 11 a.m., and 3 p.m.

Blessing of the Hands Service, 11 a.m. Sept. 2 ,  First Presbyterian Church, 313 N. Patterson. This special Labor Day weekend service will be led by Rev. Dr. Glenda Hollingshead. This blessing serves as a reminder that wherever we go, whatever we do, we are the hands of Christ for the world. Childcare available. For more information, call (229) 242-8376 or visit the website,

Appreciation Week for Overseer Minnie Lane, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 4-7; 5 p.m. Sept. 8; 3 p.m. Sept. 9, You’re Good Enough for Jesus, 620 Martin Luther King Drive. Guest speakers are: Tuesday, Elder Sylvester Shaw, Wednesday, Pastor Gail Kilcrest, Thursday, Pastor Shirley Spencer, Friday, Apostle Mobley, Saturday, Gospel Singing program, Sunday, Dr. Sharon Pittman.

Revival, 7 p.m. Sept. 4, Payton A.M.E. Church,  6652 Jumping Gully Road  Guest speaker: Rev. Billy Graham McFadden, pastor of St. Paul A.M.E. Church, Valdosta. 

Seasons of Life Ladies Luncheon, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Sept. 8, Morningside Baptist Church Youth Bldg., 2604 Bemiss Rd. Tickets: $5 each. Speaker: Momma Lu Cathey. Deadline for Ticket & Nursery is Sunday, September 2. For more information on tickets & nursery call 229-242-1426 or go to

Youth Revival, 7 p.m. Sept. 19-21, Whosoever Will Church, 208 Griffin Ave. Guest speaker: Elder Lolita Arnold of Valdosta.

Pastor and First Lady Goins 17th Anniversary Celebration, 7 p.m. Sept. 19-21; 3 p.m. Sept. 23, Friendship Freewill Independent Baptist Church, 110 West St. Guest speakers: Wednesday, Pastor Charles W. Day, Mt. Ararat MBC; Thursday, Pastor J.B. Miller, Graham Chapel CME; Friday, Bishop Johnny B. Straughter, Miracle of Christ Ministries; Sunday, Dr. John H. Manning, St. Mark MBC.

160th Church Anniversary, 11 a.m. Sept. 30, Payton A.M.E. Church, 6652 Jumping Gully Rd. Guest speaker:  Rev. Dr. Marvin L. Crawford, pastor of First St. Paul A.M.E. Church, Lithonia, Ga. 


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