Posted: Thursday, November 12, 2009 2:38 pm
The Messenger, November 12, 2009
Free concert slated
There will be a free gospel music concert Saturday at 6 p.m. at the Capitol Theatre in downtown Union City. There are 365 tickets available, but they are being handed out quickly at Lanzer’s Printing and Office Supply.
The community choir that will be a part of the program is asked to meet at the theater at 5:15 for practice, according to a spokesman. There will also be several soloists and groups on the program.
For more information, call the Rev. Terry English at 536-5417.
Two new opportunities for prayer and study have been added at Mount Zion CME Church in Union City. The community is invited to meet there for prayer on Wednesdays at noon and to assemble for Bible study at 1 p.m., according to the pastor, the Rev. Darrell Turner.
The church is located just east of the former Miles School on East College Street.
To honor Colemans
Friendship Freewill Baptist Church, located at 1304 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive in Union City, will honor Elder and Mrs. Eugene Coleman Sunday with an appreciation day.
Bashan Baptist Church pastor the Rev. Rozelle Dotstry will be the speaker for the 2:30 p.m. program and will be joined by his congregation, who will be special guests.
A meal will be served between the morning worship service and the special event, a spokesman said.
The Rev. Phillip Sanders is pastor.
Women’s event slated
The Ken-Tenn Women’s Connection luncheon and program will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Kappis Restaurant in Martin. The theme will be “How Bright Is Your Light?”
Amanda Pearcey of South Fulton will “brighten” the day with her Gold Canyon Candles.™ Sarah Smyth of Union City will use her musical talents to “light up” the room with special musical selections and Louise Sowa of Anniston, Ala., will brighten and inspire those attending with her presentation of “A Picture Perfect Life.”
All women are welcome to attend. The $9.50 price includes the buffet and beverage. Walk-ins are welcome or reservations may be made by Monday by calling 885-9029, (731) 587-3915, (731) 479-2979 or 479-8020.
The program is sponsored by the Ken-Tenn Women’s Connection in association with Stonecroft Inc.
Church to celebrate
Beech Cumberland Pres-byterian Church, located at 880 Beech Chapel Road near Union City, will celebrate Old Fashioned Day, Harvest Day and a note burning Sunday. Sunday school will begin at 10 a.m., followed by worship at 11 and an old-fashioned noon meal. The church has completed many improvements recently, including building a kitchen and dining area. The note for that work will be burned Sunday.
Dr. Bobby Williams and the congregation invite the community to join them for this special occasion.
There will be no evening service.