Faith and Values

Coming together in Thanksgiving
Different denominations. Different races. Side by side in the pews. Sharing the pulpit. Someone said it was surely a slight glimpse of the Kingdom to come. The Community Thanksgiving Service was held Sunday evening, November 19, at First Baptist Church. The annual service brings together various congregations as several ministers participate. The Rev. Arnold Hendrix, First Baptist Church, opened with welcome and prayer, followed by special music, Soli Deo Gloria,…
Thanksgiving bounty
Each year, members of the Escambia County (Ala.) Area Pastors’ and Ministers’ Wives Association take care of folks who may not have as much as some others. Last Friday, some of the association’s members came together to prepare food baskets – one with a ham, one with a turkey – for two families. The baskets also included several personal items. Shown are, from left, seated, Lillie Rogers, Yvonne Grissett-Archie; standing,…
Live Nativity planned
The Eighth Annual Live Nativity will be presented Friday and Saturday, December 8 and 9, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m., 200 School Street, Frisco City. A hayride will leave from the Frisco City Fire Department, 29 Snider Avenue. The free event is sponsored by the Frisco City Town Council, Revive Frisco City, Frisco City Fire Department & Rescue Squad and area churches. For more information or questions please contact Anne…
Center has new ultrasound machine
By LINDA SMITH Special to Atmore News Our ultrasound machine has arrived! By God’s faithfulness and provision, what we prayed and believed and waited for is finally here. We performed our first ultrasounds the beginning of September and have done 13 so far [at the end of October]. Young mothers, who we consider “abortion vulnerable” because of their situations, saw the precious life being nurtured within them. Some of these…
Greater Mount Triumph to hold Harvest Day Celebration
Pastor Willie Hawthorne, officers and members of Greater Mount Triumph Missionary Baptist Church invite all to worship with them during their Annual Harvest Day Celebration to be held on Sunday, November 19, at 3 p.m. The Reverend Osbry Millender, Pastor of Mount Zion Baptist Church in Claiborne, Alabama and the Pastor of Mars Hill Baptist Church in Peterman, Alabama, will bring the message. The Master of Order for this occasion…