WorshipFest 2008 will feature former NBA player John Battle

WorshipFest 2008 is 6:30 p.m. Aug. 30 and 3:30 p.m. Aug. 31 at Pilgrim Baptist Church, 420 North 12th Ave., Lanett, Ala.

The event will feature Jermichael Riely, lead vocalist of the Mississippi Mass Choir who's also a recording artist; the Rev. John Battle, former NBA star and now the pastor of New Shield of Faith Ministries in Atlanta; and his wife, soloist Regina Belle Battle, a four-time Grammy winner.

The guest choir will be from Shiloh Baptist Church in Sylacauga, Ala., and mistress of ceremony is Twanda Black of 104.1-KISS FM, the "Good News Gospel" station.

There is no admission cost.

Call 706-333-7463 for more information.