Former President Carter is scheduled to teach Sunday School this Sunday at Maranatha Baptist Church in Plains.
New Salem Missionary Baptist Church is celebrating Woman’s Day this weekend starting with its 12th annual prayer breakfast at 8 a.m. today. The speaker will be Rossie Chester. The celebration will be highlighted by Woman’s Day Celebration Sunday, beginning with Sunday School at 9:30 a.m. Women will be in charge of the worship service at 10:45 a.m. Evangelist Bonita White will bring the message. The church is located at 9925 Stage Coach Road.
A Men’s and Women’s Day program will be held at Greater Pines Chapel Missionary Baptist Church at 4 p.m. Sunday. The Rev. Brian Marshall Jones, youth pastor of Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist, will be guest speaker. Jones is married to Stephanie Teemer-Jones and is the son of Dr. T. Marshall and Mary Jones of Albany. He has a degree in visual arts from Georgia State University in Atlanta. The church is located at 1203 S. Jefferson St
Calvary Baptist Church in Tifton will host a gospel sing to benefit Patricia Turner at 6 p.m. today. Performing will be By His Grace of Albany, Another Journey of Adel and The Freemans of Valdosta. The church is located on Carpenter Road. Turner needs a double lung transplant.
Encouraging the Heart Woman to Woman Ministries will conduct its 10th anniversary conference Sept. 28 and 29 at Albany Civic Center. Speakers and guests from California, South Carolina, Florida and Georgia are expected to attend. Morning sessions are for women only and will begin at 8 a.m. Friday and 9 a.m. Saturday. Free evening sessions are also planned. For additional information, call (229) 869-8905.
Veritas will perform at 6 p.m. Sunday at Sherwood Baptist Church.
Grace and Hope Covenant Church, 309 N. Washington St., will host Joy Night at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 12. The speaker will be Sandra Rollins.
Ugandan Thunder, a 22-member choir, will perform at 6 p.m. Sunday at Byne Memorial Baptist Church, 2832 Ledo Road. Choir members range in age from 10 to 13 and are from the Royal School and Orphanage in Uganda, East Africa. The program features music and dancing. For additional information, call (229) 435-5700.