Albany Area Religion Bulletin - Nov. 1, 2013

Church news from Southwest Georgia churches

Jimmy Carter

Jimmy Carter


Former President Jimmy Carter is scheduled to teach Sunday School this Sunday at Maranatha Baptist Church in Plains.


Baconton United Methodist Church will host a gospel sing at 7 p.m. on Nov. 8 featuring South Georgia Quartet of Warner Robins. A love offering will be taken and refreshments will be served.

Grace and Hope Covenant Church will host revival services Tuesday through Sunday. Services are planned at 7:30 p.m. each date except Sunday when the service will be at noon. The theme is “Women on the Move for Christ.” A Women on the Move for Christ program is planned at 4 p.m. Sunday. The church is located at 309 N. Washington St.

Greater Fellowship Christian Ministries, 111 S. Jackson St., will host a seminar on the Affordable Care Act on Wednesday at 7 p.m. The speaker will be Mrs. Sue Luckie. For more information contact Dorothy T. Rivers at 446-8490 or Evelyn Davis at 439-2568.

Greater 2nd Mt. Olive Baptist Church will host a Weekend of Women in Prayer program Saturday and Sunday. The conference Saturday will begin with breakfast at 7:30 a.m. at the church recreational center, 805 E. Broad Ave. The three-hour conference begins at 9 a.m. Sunday’s program begins at 6 p.m. with an House of Power dial-in telephone prayer.

Mt. Pilgrim Missionary Baptist Church is hosting a health fair from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Nov. 9. The church is located at 1501 Newton Road. Speakers will include Virginia Bryson, wellness coach at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital; Hollis Johnson, aging resource specialist, and Virginia Griffin, director of Alzheimer’s Care, Sowega Council on Aging.