Published: Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 3:32 p.m.
Last Modified: Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 3:32 p.m.
Lazarus Restoration Ministries Inc. will conduct a Back to School Clothes and Supply Drive to support homeless children.
Supplies will be collected from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Mondays at Lazarus at 3019 NE 20th Way, Suite A. The deadline for donations is Aug. 11.
Needed are monetary donations, backpacks, calculators, clothing in good condition, crayons, folders, glue, lunch boxes, notebooks, paper and pencils.
For more information, call 352-226-6802 or 352-317-3928.
Victory Temple Ministries will host The Rolling of the Scroll.
It will be held at 5 p.m. Sunday at the church at 908 SE Williston Road.
It will feature gospel singers John Wilson and Leon Young and Koinlesha Pattio, all of Gainesville; gospel group Fully Committed of Newberry, soloist Barbara Duke of Alachua, praise dancing and poetry.
For more information, call 352-225-7248.
Unspeakable Joy Outreach Deliverance Ministries Inc. will host a revival.
Services will be held at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 8-9 and 5 p.m. Aug. 10 at the church at 1705 NE 5th Ave.
The speakers will be:
Aug. 8: Pastor Richard D.M. Garvin of Perfecting Faith Worship Center in Statesboro, Georgia.
Aug. 9: Apostle Demetric A. Johnson of Greater Faith Apostolic Ministries Inc. in Tallahassee.
Aug. 10: Apostle Joshie George of True and Living God Worship Center in Jacksonville.
For more information, call 352-246-2469.
Pilgrim Rest Church of God in Unity will host two days of Fellowship Support Services.
Services will be held at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 9-10 at the church at 1714 NE 8th Ave.
The services will feature:
* Aug. 9: Speaker, Pastor Winter Brown of Overcomers Through Christ Ministries Inc.; praise teams from Overcomers and Gainesville Church of God by Faith and soloist Leonard Marshall of Gainesville.
* Aug. 10: Speaker, Dr. D.R. Williams of Williams Temple Church of God in Christ; praise team from Williams Temple and Voices of Pilgrim Rest Church of God in Unity.
First Missionary Baptist Church will host its annual Church Conference 2014.
It will be held Aug. 13-15 at the church at 1515 SE 15th St. The theme will be "Building the House Through: The Word, Worship and Work."
Each night, the format will be: 5-6:15 p.m., dinner; 6:20-7:05 p.m., class sessions; 7:15-8:15 p.m., praise and worship and spoken word.
The theme for each night will be: Aug. 13, "Building the House with Worship;" Aug. 14, "Building the House with Work," and Aug. 15, "Building the House with Word."
The Rev. Keith L. Smith, pastor of Emanuel Baptist Church, and Elder Alvin Ford, pastor of Mount Olive Primitive Baptist Church, will host a joint revival.
It will be held at 7 p.m. Aug. 6-8 at Emanuel at 1203 NE 8th Ave. Pastor Kevin Thorpe of Faith Church will lead the revival.
For more information, call 352-377-0990.
Dayspring Baptist Church will host its Vacation Bible School.
Classes will be held from 6-8:30 p.m. beginning Monday through Aug. 8 at the church at 1945 NE 8th Ave. The theme will be "Jesus: The Connection."
There will be classes for preschoolers to adults and a meal will be served daily.
For more information, call 352-514-7790.
Emanuel Baptist Church will host a food giveaway.
It will be held from 10 a.m.-noon on Tuesdays after the second and fourth Sundays of the month at the church at 1203 NE 8th Ave.
For more information, call 352-377-0990.
New Horizon Outreach Ministries will hold support group meetings for men and women.
The meetings are held at 6 p.m. every Monday at the church at 127 NE 15th St.
For more information, call 352-281-7684 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Upper Room Church of God in Christ will host Midweek Motivation Bible Study and Meals.
Services will be held at 6:30 p.m. every Wednesday at the church at 3575 NE 15th St.
Featured will be prayer, followed by Bible study and a hot meal.
For more information, call 352-264-0006 or visit urwelcomehere.org.
Upper Room Church of God in Christ will sponsor Manna Market Mondays.
The food giveaway will be held from 9-11 a.m. every Monday at the church at 3575 NE 15th St.
For more information, call 352-264-0006.
Assembly of Praise Ministries Inc. will host its second Saturday Night Gospel Jam/Revival.
It will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday at the church at 800 NW 40th Ave.
The speaker will be Bishop Robert Lewis of Jacksonville.
For more information, call 352-278-1869.
Tayana Washington and New Vision will celebrate their 7th anniversary.
It will be held at 5 p.m. Aug. 10 at the Female Protective Society Temple at 12610 NW 39th Ave.
It will feature the Inspirational Daughters of Joy, Dancing with a Purpose, Nathan Darling & Fully Committed and the TOPROC Choir, all of Gainesville; Minister Darwin Days and the Chief Levites of Gainesville and Williston; Lil Johnny & The Gospel Wonders and Keith Webster & The Gospel Echoes, both of Ocala.
For more information, call 352-792-4659.
The 39th Avenue Church of Christ will continue its Vacation Bible School.
Classes will be held from 7-8:30 p.m. through Friday at the church at 1811 NW 39th Ave. The theme will be "The Race Is On!"
There will be classes for preschoolers to adults. Snacks and refreshments will be provided.
For transportation and more information, call 352-331-2938.
Trinity United Methodist Church will host Friday Night Worship Service.
Services will be held at 7 p.m. every Friday at the church at 4000 NW 53rd Ave.
The speaker will be the Rev. Clifford Patrick, with music led by Kevin Williams.
For more information, call 352-376-6615 or 352-281-8202.
Hephzibah International Ministries Inc. will host "Healing for the Total Man: Mind, Body, Soul and Spirit" and "Warfare Teaching."
Services will be held from 7:30-11 p.m. Fridays at the Holiday Inn at 1220 W. University Ave.
For more information, call 386-249-1900 or 352-384-3758.
Solomon Chapel United Methodist Church will host the summer food program.
Lunch will be served from noon-1 p.m. through Aug. 7 at the church.
For more information, call 352-591-4399 or 352-591-1405.
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