Church Calendar


First African Baptist

901 Fifth Ave. Annual Thanksgiving Feast 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesday. This fellowship dinner is open to the public. 706-323-3367.

Greater Shady Grove

3000 12th Ave. Christian Education Weekend 9 a.m.-noon Saturday and 10:45 a.m. Sunday. Facilitator and host pastor will be Rev. Dr. Marcus J. Gibson. Guest speaker will be Rev. Dr. James Johnson, St. Paul Baptist Church, Memphis, Tenn.

Holsey Chapel C.M.E.

718 8th St. 7th Annual Thanksgiving Turkey Give-Away 9 a.m. Saturday. Tickets will be distributed at 8:45 a.m. on a first-come, first-served basis. Over 200 turkeys will be given away-one per household. 706-323-2325

The Looking Up Church

3900 Miller Rd., Suite C. 5th Church Anniversary: 7 p.m. Friday November 23with Rev. Alonza Whitaker and the Rose Hill Memorial Baptist Church family; 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 24, Rev. Wayne Baker and the Spirit Filled Church Family as guests and 10:45 a.m. Sunday, November 25, Minister Cointa Oliver will be guest speaker.

Phenix City

Franchise Missionary Baptist

1000 Dillingham St. 50 Year Golden Jubilee for Pastor Raymond Cochran, Sr. 9:45 a.m. Sunday. Guest pastor will be Dr. Vernon Swift, Elizabeth Missionary Baptist Church, Tuscaloosa, Ala. who will preach at 4 p.m.

Around the Valley

Central Baptist

Ellerslie, Ga. 134th Anniversary 2 p.m. Sunday. Special guest will be Rev. Felix Worthen, pastor of Providence Baptist Church from Lato, Ala. 706-563-1881

St. Mark African Methodist Episcopal

567 Cotton St., Lumpkin, Ga. Third Golden Jubilee 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Rev. Canady Matthews will be the Preacher for the Celebration.