Church News in Brief


EFBC celebrating 50 years

Members and friends of East Frankfort Baptist Church, 457 Versailles Rd., will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the church’s founding will a special service Sunday, 11 a.m., led by Dr. John Withers. “Praise and Worship Through Music” is at 6:30 p.m., led by Bo Warren.

The church was founded in 1962. The public is invited to both services.

Church plans ‘Basket Meeting’

The annual Basket Meeting Service will be held beginning at 11 a.m. Sunday at the Greenhill Missionary Baptist Church.

Dinner will be served immediately after morning worship. The afternoon service will begin at 3 p.m. with music provided by the Greater Voices of Greenhill Baptist and the visiting choir.

Gospel music series continues

Crestwood Baptist Church, 1006 E. Main St., continues its series of Old Time Southern Gospel Concerts beginning at 6 p.m. each Sunday in August. Fellowship and refreshments will follow each performance. For more information call 695-2088.

Here’s the remaining schedule:

SUNDAY: Fair Haven Quartet

Aug. 26: Crestwood’s Old Fashion Night

McAliley’s concert

Aug. 25 at Bridgeport

A one-man concert featuring Keith McAliley, minister of Bridgeport Christian Church, will be held Saturday, Aug. 25, beginning at 6 p.m. at the church, 175 Evergreen Rd. McAliley will play several instruments during concert. There’ll be homemade ice cream and cake after the concert.

There’s no admission but a freewill offering will be taken to be used to underwrite the scholarship fund of the Helping Hands Circle.

Children’s Consignment Sale

is Aug. 25 at Providence

A Children’s Consignment Sale will be held at Providence Baptist Church, Georgetown Road, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 25. Twenty-five percent of the profit will be donated to “Avenues for Women.” For more information, visit or call Peggy Rayborn 320-9087.

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