Published: Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 6:03 p.m.
Last Modified: Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 6:03 p.m.
Christian Women on the Move will host an event billed as "Another Level."
It will be held from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at C.F. Franklin Park at 400 NE 15th St.
Food will be served and clothing and other items will be given away.
For more information, call 352-335-6416 or 352-213-0191.
Faith United Methodist Church will host a Pastor's Appreciation service for its pastor, the Rev. Joessa Merricks.
It will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday at the church at 3701 NE 15th St.
The speaker will be the Rev. Dr. Geraldine McClellan of Mount Pleasant United Methodist Church in Gainesville.
The Church of the Living God in Christ will host a three-night revival.
It will be held at 7:30 p.m. through Friday at the church at 1704 NE 5th Ave.
The speaker will be Apostle R.G. Williams of World Wide Christian Ministry Inc. in Ocala.
Terrence D. Cruger Ministries International will host its International Prophetic Worship Conference.
It will be held at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday at Greater Love & Faith Ministries at 902 SE 10th Terrace.
The conference guests will be Jewish Prophet Remi Carrillo or Orlando, Pastor Adam Page, Prophet M.L. Cunningham of New Port Richey, Psalmist Dagna Galarza of Gainesville and recording artist Tracy Clark of Orlando.
For more information, call 352-792-8844 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pilgrim Rest Church of God in Unity will host a Youth Fellowship Service.
It will be held at 11:30 a.m. Sunday at the church at 1714 NE 8th Ave.
The speaker will be Pastor Darwin Days of New Abundant Life Outreach Ministries in Williston. There also will be performances by Buds of Promise, Leon Marshall of Gainesville and the New Abundant Life Chorale.
For more information, call 352-375-3984.
Temple Deliverance Baptist Church will host its first Family and Friends Day Program.
It will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday at the church at 2500 NE 15th St.
The speaker will be the Rev. Tommy Brantley of Old Jerusalem Baptist Church in Gainesville. There also will be performances by The Revelations,
For more information, call 352-792-2355.
Compassionate Outreach Ministries will continue its 21st annual W.O.R.D., or Week of Restoration and Deliverance, Revival.
Services will be held at 7:30 p.m. through Thursday at the church at 320 SE 43rd St.
The speakers will be: Wednesday, Pastor Bertrand Bailey Jr. of Greater Bibleway Baptist Church in Mount Pleasant, Texas, and Thursday, Evangelist Karen Clark-Sheard, a national gospel recording artist.
For more information, call 352-373-1888.
Emanuel Baptist Church will hold an installation service for its new pastor, the Rev. Keith L. Smith.
It will be held at 3:30 p.m. Sunday at the church at 1203 NE 8th Ave. A reception will follow the service.
The speaker will be the Rev. DeWayne McBride of St. Peter Baptist Church in Archer. During the service, Elder L.C. Hunt, moderator of the Jerusalem Baptist Association, will give the charge, a ceremony that involves the congregation and the pastor agreeing to accept each other.
For more information, call 352-373-0749.
Pack the pews
Hope To The World Church will host its annual Pack a Pew program.
It will be held at 9 a.m. Sunday at the church at 1734 SE Hawthorne Road. The suggested colors are black, white and "bling."
The speaker will be Desmond Duncan Walker of Orlando.
For more information, call 352-359-1552 or 352-871-0447.
First Missionary Baptist Church will host its annual Church Conference.
It will be held from 5-8:15 p.m. through Friday at the church at 1515 SE 15th St. The theme will be "Uniting to Build — The Body of Christ."
The schedule each night will be: 5-6:15 p.m., dinner; 6:20-7:05 p.m., class sessions; and 7:15-8:15 p.m., praise and worship and sermons.
The speakers will be: Wednesday, Pastor Darian D. Blue of Nickletown Baptist Church in Greenville, S.C.; Thursday, the Rev. James Sampson of New Mount Zion Baptist Church in Jacksonville; and Friday, Elder Warren Muir of Bethel Baptist Institutional Church in Jacksonville.
The class instructors will be Bishop Thomas D.A. Blue III of New Bibleway Baptist Church in Gainesville; Pastor Adrian S. Taylor of Springhill Baptist Church in Gainesville, and Pastor Ronald V. Walters of Olivet Baptist Church in Lake City.
New Horizon Outreach Ministries will host two garage sales to raise money to buy school supplies for needy children.
They will be held from 4-7 p.m. Friday and 7-11 a.m. Saturday at the church at 127 NE 15th St.
For more information, call 352-281-7684.
Greater New Salem Baptist Church will celebrate Family and Friends Day.
The service will be held at 3 p.m. Aug. 25 at the church at 5707 SW 62nd Ave. in the Arredondo community.
The speaker will be Apostle Lance Hayes of The Potter's House Inc. Covenant Ministries in Chiefland.
For more information, call 352-372-8279.
Gateway Christian Center will continue its Vacation Bible School.
It will be held from 6-7:30 p.m. beginning through Friday at the church at 5121 NW 21st St. The theme will be "5-Ring Circus of Faith."
The rings will be: "Faith and Trust: Daniel Refuses the King's Food;" "Prayer and Bible Study: King Josiah Find's God's Law;" "Peace and Contentment: Paul Learns to be Content;" "Fellowship and Family: The Fellowship of the Early Church" and "Self-Control and Submission: Jesus Does God's Will."
For transportation, call 352-215-9095.
The Men's Ministry at Mount Nebo United Methodist Church will host Men's Day services.
Services will be held at 7:30 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m. Sunday at the church at 9975 NW 143rd St. in Alachua.
The speaker will be the Rev. Michael Miller, assistant pastor at Antioch Baptist Church in Alachua. On Friday, there will be a Choirs on Parade.
For more information, call 386-462-2582 or 352-377-0021.
BLAAZE (Born Leaders Anointed As Zion's Elect) will host its BLAAZE 2013 Conference.
It will be held at 7:30 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. Saturday at New Life Christian Center at 18209 NE 21st St.
The services and speakers will be: Friday, Pastor Mark Vega of Ignite Life Center in Gainesville; Saturday at 10 a.m., sessions on prayer and worship and leader empowerment, and Saturday at 7:30 p.m., Minister John Alexander of New Life.
The conference is a time for leaders, young adults, youth and families across the city and region to assemble together to empower a generation to fulfill the will of God.
For more information, call 352-485-2729 or email email@example.com.
Prophet George Young will host the "Breaking Your Chain Conference."
It will be held from 9 p.m.-4 a.m. Friday and also Aug. 23 and Aug. 30 at The Church of True Believers at 1928 NE 23rd Ave.
Young, of Gainesville, will be the speaker each night.
For more information, call 352-284-1921 or 352-514-1953.
Men in Black
Foundation Chapel Church of God by Faith will host a Men in Black program.
It will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday at the church at 13220 NW 150th Ave. in Alachua.
The speaker will be Elder Harry Johnson of Church of God By Faith Inc. Jacksonville District and pastor of Solid Rock Church of God By Faith in Yulee.
Third Bethel Baptist Church will celebrate its 121st anniversary.
The service will be held at 11 a.m. Sunday at the church at 9825 SE County Road 2082 in the Rochelle community.
The speaker will be Minister Harry Jones of HBJ Ministries of Truth Inc. in Gainesville.
St. Luke AME Church will celebrate its 107th church anniversary.
The celebration will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday at the church at 14950 N.W. U.S. Highway 441 in Alachua.
The speaker will be the Rev. Adrian Taylor, pastor of Springhill Baptist Church in Gainesville, and the guest choir will be the Mount Moriah Baptist Church Male Ensemble Plus One.
For more information, call 352-373-0275.
St. Joseph Baptist Church will host an appreciation program for three cooking clubs that help bereaving families and assist organizations in nearby and surrounding communities.
It will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday at the church at 18107 SE 107th St. in Archer.
The program will be held to honor the Brotherly Love Cooking Club of Archer, New Eastside Men's Club of Williston and Raleigh Cooking Club of Raleigh.
For more information, call 352-316-1249, 352-361-6528, 352-528-2170 or 352-317-0863.
St. Paul Baptist Church in Lake City will host its first Men's Day program.
It will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday at the church at 222 NW Oosterhoudt Lane in Lake City.
The speaker will be the Rev. Dr. Larry T. Walthour II of St. Andrew Baptist Church in Opa Locka.
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