Faith and Values

FBC McCullough – Dedication service for church that rose from ashes
More than 80 people — members of First Baptist Church of McCullough and their guests — gathered in the church’s new sanctuary on Sunday, April 15. They didn’t come to mourn the loss of the former house of worship to fire, but to celebrate the dedication of the new building that has risen from the destructive blaze’s ashes. The new building, the third major structure in the church’s 113-year history,…
Dedication Sunday for McCullough FB ‘new’ building
This Sunday, April 15, 16 months after an early morning fire leveled First Baptist Church of McCullough, the church’s congregation will celebrate the dedication of its “new” house of worship. The Rev. Alfonzia Williams Sr., pastor of Mt. Nebo Baptist Church, will deliver the message for the dedication ceremony, which is set to begin at 2:30 p.m. at the 611 Center Street church. The congregation of “about 50” met for…
Annie Jones UMC to celebrate homecoming
The congregation of Annie Jones United Methodist Church is holding homecoming services this Sunday, April 15, 11 a.m., with dinner on the grounds following the service. Annie Jones is honored to host Bishop David Graves as the homecoming speaker. He will dedicate the newly renovated sanctuary during this time. All are welcome. Annie Jones UMC is located at 5040 Arthur Brown Road, Walnut Hill.
Greater Mount Triumph MBC holding anniversary, revival
Pastor Willie Hawthorne, officers, and members of Greater Mount Triumph Missionary Baptist Church cordially invite all to worship with them as they celebrate the 131st year birthday of their church. They also invite you to worship with them during their Annual Spring Revival. The church anniversary will begin Friday, March 16, at 7 p.m., with the Reverend Henry Hawkins, Pastor of Damascus Missionary Baptist Church, Flomaton, and Mayor of Century,…
National Day of Prayer committee begins work
This year’s National Day of Prayer is May 3. The local committee met Thursday, March 1, to begin planning Atmore’s event. The theme is Pray for America – UNITY, based on Ephesians 4:3: “Making every effort to keep the unity of the Spirit through the bond of peace.” Committee members are shown, from left, seated, Thelma Powers, Urla Boggan, Jean Johnson, Linda Albritton; standing, Edna Powers, Marie Harris, Dale Ash,…