Marketplaces, Holiday Events
United Community Church
Christmas concert, featuring Dayspring Trio and Masters Touch Quartet. 2411 Heath Road, Macon. Jonathan Fisher, 478-918-7800, or church, 478-475-5012. 6:30 p.m. Nov. 12.
Oakland Baptist Church
Christmas bazaar, with crafts, baked goods, decorations and more. 1509 Russell Parkway, Warner Robins. 478-923-3533. 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 19.
Covenant Church Of Jesus Christ
Thanksgiving dinner for the homeless and their family. 509 May Ave., Macon. For rides, 478-745-9953. 1:30-3:30 p.m. Nov. 19.
New Hope Baptist
Westside United Churches community worship service, with Pastor Bryant Raines speaking. 1465 Burton Ave., Macon. 478-743-8413. 8 a.m. Nov. 24.
Vineville Baptist Church
Pioneer Christmas luncheon. 2591 Vineville Ave., Macon. Cost is $14, and reservations must be made by Nov. 21. Checks payable to Vickie Pool, 653 Forest Circle Drive N., Macon. 478-743-9366. 11 a.m. (social hour), noon lunch Dec. 6.
Greater Allen Chapel AME
Youth departments present “God’s Indescriable Gift” production. 269 Pursley St., Macon. 478-745-4646. 5 p.m. Dec. 18.
(25 years or more)
Center Hill Baptist Church, 70th
Pre-anniversary celebration, Joy Night At The Hill, presented by the Henry County Community Senior Choir and other guests. 5 p.m. Nov. 12. Anniversary service, with the Rev. Walter L. Glover Jr. preaching and Greater Zion Hill Baptist Church as guest. 1555 Cedar Ave., Macon. 478-742-2073. 11 a.m. Nov. 13.
Center Hill Baptist Church, 70th
Pre-anniversary “Joy Night” celebration, with special music by the Henry County Senior Choir and other participants. 5 p.m. Nov. 12. Anniversary worship service, with the Rev. Walter L. Glover preaching and Greater Zion Hill Baptist Church family as guest. 1555 Cedar Ave., Macon. 478-742-2073. 11 a.m. Nov. 13.
Wesley United Methodist Church, 174th
The Rev. Creede Hinshaw preaching. Covered-dish meal afterward. Former choir members asked to join the choir. 4256 Hartley Bridge Road, Macon. 478-781-0332. 11 a.m. Nov. 13.
St. Peter AME, 133rd
The Rev. Stephen Green preaching. 502 State University Drive, Fort Valley. 478-825-8452. 10 a.m. Nov. 20.
White Chapel AME Church, 133rd
The Rev. Latham Mills preaching. Old Ga. 11, Round Oak. 478-986-4281. 11 a.m. Nov. 20.
High Hope Baptist Church, 54th
The Rev. Gregory Odom preaching and New Bethel Baptist Church family as guest. 2771 Flewellyn Drive, Macon. 478-742-4418. 11 a.m. Nov. 20.
First Baptist Church, 190th
Pastor James W. Goolsby Jr. preaching. 595 New St., Macon. 478-745-8368. 11 a.m. Nov. 20.
Brown Chapel AME Church, 145th
The Rev. James Smith preaching and Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church family as guest. Please bring a non-parishable or canned food for the Putnam County Food Pantry. 103 Brown Chapel Road, Eatonton. 478-978-8202. 3 p.m. Nov. 20.
(10 years or more)
Greater New Corinth Baptist Church
Celebration services for the 17th pastoral anniversary of Willie J. and Eva Simmons concludes, with Elder Anthony Britton preaching and Serenity Christian Fellowship Church family as guest. 687 Robert Henry St., Macon. 478-745-4317. 10:45 a.m. Nov. 13.
Third Thursday Organ Interludes and Concerts at St. Joseph Catholic Church
Concerts are free, followed by an optional catered lunch for $10 per person. Nov. 17, with Ellen Wilson; Dec. 15, with Nelda Chapman; Jan. 19, with Charles Higgs; Feb. 16, with young artists in concert from the studio of Dr. Jack Mitchener, Mercer University; Monday-Friday from March 20-24, will be the Cherry Blossom Series at Mulberry St. United Methodist Church; April 20, with young artist in concert from the studio of Dr. Jack Mitchener, Mercer University; May 18, with Alvin Blount. 830 Poplar St., Macon. 478-745-1631 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Noon-12:30 p.m. November through May.
Calvary Community Chapel Fourth Sunday Night Sings
Singers and groups invited to sing. Food served afterward. 5483 Columbus Road, Macon. 478-808-1604. 6 p.m. the fourth Sunday of each month.
Heart of Georgia Barbershop Chorus
Come and listen or join in the singing. Christ United Methodist Church choir room, 511 Russell Parkway, Warner Robins. 478-345-7464 or email@example.com. 7:30-9:30 p.m. Monday.
Songsmen Quartet Open Rehearsal and Singalong
Participate in group singing, duets and solos. Light refreshments served. Bring your favorite sound tracks and books. Free. Bill Hardin Music, 4661 Chambers Road, Macon. 478-737-1520. 6:15 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month.
St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church
Mass on the grass outdoor service, followed by a covered dish luncheon. Bring a lawn chair. 1207 Macon Road, Perry. 478-987-2190. 10 a.m. Nov. 13.
Faith Bible Church of Macon
Family and friends day program. 2400 Riverside Drive, Macon. 478-935-3649. 11 a.m. Nov. 13.
New Fellowship Baptist Church
Women’s day program, with Kerry Davis speaking. 475 Church St., Macon. 478-743-8806. 11 a.m. Nov. 13.
Greater New Hope Baptist Church
Men and women’s day program, with the Rev. Darvis Norwood preaching. 9010 U. S. 129, Dry Branch, Twiggs Co. 478-945-3820. Noon Nov. 13.
New Birth Missionary Baptist
Neighbors and community day program. 11 a.m. Nov. 13. Thanksgiving service. 1830 Williamson Road, Macon. 478-788-0079. 10:30 a.m. Nov. 24.
Fairview CME Church
Family and friends day program, with the Rev. Calvin Ezell preaching and Springhill Community Church family as guest. 3274 Taylors Mill Road, Fort Valley. 2 p.m. Nov. 13.
Greater Union Baptist Church
Pre-anniversary services for pastoral anniversary, with the Rev. Rufus Cole preaching Nov. 16 and Mount Olive CME Church family as guest, the Rev. Bryant Raines on Nov. 17 and New Pilgrim Baptist Church family as guest, and Bishop Milton Wynn on Nov. 18 and Greater Word of Deliverance Church family as guest. Anniversary service Nov. 20, with the Rev. Jonathan Bennett preaching at 11 a.m. and the Rev. Barry Mitchell at 2:30 p.m. with St. Matthews Baptist Church as guest. 1006 Marion St., Perry. 478-987-0054. 7 p.m. Nov. 16-18 and 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Nov. 20.
Greater Friendship Missionary Baptist
Harvest Tea program, with the Rev. Stevie Ward preaching and Camp Hope AME family as guest. 1220 Rev. J.L. Mills Sr. Way, Macon. 478-808-3990. 5 p.m. Nov. 13.
Greater Faith Revelational Outreach Ministries
Deliverance night service. 1501 Ga. 22 E., Haddock. For transportation, call 478-234-1830 or 478-452-2708. 7 p.m. Nov. 18.
Bethel AME Church
Family and friend’s day. 3607 Earl St., Macon. 478-474-9128. 10:45 a.m. Nov. 20.
St. Louis CME Church
Men and women’s day program, with the Rev. Arthur Willis preaching and St. John AME Church family as guest along with their choir for special music. Camp John Hope Road, Fort Valley. 478-967-2142. 3 p.m. Nov. 20.
Reid’s Church of God in Christ
Appreciation service for Pastor Robert and Melissa Goolsby, with Superintendent Larry Franklin preaching. 17174 U.S. 129, Macon. 478-718-3998. 2:30 p.m. Nov. 27.
New Renaissance Memorial Baptist
Ordination service for Minister LaTishia Fountain, with Pastor Allen Walker speaking. 1175 Cordele Ave., Macon. 478-464-0233. 2:30 p.m. Nov. 27.
New Elim Baptist Church
Revival, with the Rev. R. L. Brown preaching on Nov. 13, the Rev. Sonny Stovall on Nov. 14, the Rev. Monty February on Nov. 15, the Rev. Grady Mimbs on Nov. 16, the Rev. Charles Carter on Nov. 17, the Rev. Harry Brown on Nov. 18. 4368 Hartley Bridge Road, Macon. 478-788-7575. 6 p.m. Nov. 13 and 7 p.m. Nov. 14-18.
Ebeneezer Baptist Church
Revival, with the Rev. Stephen Summerow preaching. 777 Elm St., Macon. 478-742-0575. 7 p.m. Nov. 14-16.
Stubbs Chapel Baptist Church
Revival, with Pastor Curtis Holmes preaching. 2230 Barnes Ferry Road, Macon. 478-262-4475. 7 p.m. Nov. 16.
Reid’s Church of God in Christ
Revival, with the Rev. Jarvis Baron preaching. 17174 U. S. 129, Macon. 478-718-3998. 7:30 p.m. Nov. 16-18.
Treasures In The Barn
November specials include a bag of clothes for $3, exclusions apply, and half-price books. Christ the Redeemer Anglican Church, 2815 U.S. 41 N., Fort Valley. 478-953-9822. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday.
Centerville United Methodist Women Purse Ministry
Asking friends to donate used purses in good condition. These purses will be filled with toiletries, feminine products and beauty items, and will be given to women who are homeless and others who are in need. Purses may be dropped off at Centerville United Methodist Church, 600 N. Houston Lake Blvd., Centerville; or Northview United Methodist Church, 205 Galahad Drive, Warner Robins. Call Carrie, 478-396-2201; or Sara, 478-953-5387.
Bread of Life Church Multi-Family Yard Sale
Computers, office equipment, stereo, household items, bicycles, items from workshops, garages and storage buildings and more. 244 Barker Road, Byron. 478-396-0061. 8 a.m.-until Nov. 12.
Camp Creek Baptist Church Women’s Conference
All ladies welcome. Conference will conclude during the Women’s Day program Nov. 13. 682 Beacham Ave., Unadilla. 478-244-3924. 9:30 a.m. Nov. 12 and 11 a.m. Nov. 13.
Greater Vineville Baptist Church Women’s Conference
Theme: “Women’s Moving Forward,” with Minister Carla Saffold speaking. Lunch served after conference. 850 Amory Drive, Macon. Registration, $10. 478-746-5861 or 478-781-2361. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 12.
Outreach Ministry Coat Drive
We are in need of gently used or new coats. New Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church, 475 Church St., Macon. 478-743-8806. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 12.
Liberty United Methodist Church Fashion Show and Luncheon
Clothes modeled from various local dress shops. 6511 Houston Road, Macon. $15. Pam, 478-788-5941. 11:30 a.m. Nov. 12.
Ministers’ Wives and Ministers’ Widows “Get To Know You” Luncheon
All wives and widows of a licensed minister invited. Lizzie Chapel Baptist Church, 1180 Bartlett St., Macon. 478-461-0175. 1 p.m. Nov. 12.
Dinner and Fashion Show
Mount Lebanon Baptist Church, 3805 Bloomfield Drive, Macon. Grand prize drawing for a tablet. Tickets: $20. 478-784-9804. 5 p.m. Nov. 12.
Flu Vaccine Day
Bring your insurance card. Educational literature on the vaccine will be available. Administered by Walgreen Pharmacy. St. Paul AME Church, 2501 Shurling Drive, Macon. 478-745-0507. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 13.
Youth Weekend “Turning Up For Jesus”
Youth service Nov. 18. Youth empowering seminars on Changing Our Youth’s Status, with separate presentations for youth and parents. Free registration. Concludes with a musical production presentation with “God’s Anointed New Generation (G.A.N.G.), St. Luke Youth Choir, Justified & Anointed Dance Ministry, Destined for Greatness, St. John Youth Choir and DJ Cheeze. 1180 Haywood Road, Macon. 478-746-1451. 6 p.m. Nov. 18, 9 a.m. Nov. 19, 5 p.m. Nov. 20.
The theme is “women walking in the likeness of God.” Evangelist Evelyn Dennard speaking. New Mount Zion Baptist Church, 367 Mount Zion Church Road, Jeffersonville. 10 a.m.-noon Nov. 19.
Angel Of Hope Interdenominatinal Candlelight Service
For those who have suffered the loss of a child of any age. Celebrating each child’s life in prayer and music. Refreshments served. St. Christopher’s Church, 1207 Macon Road, Perry. To reserve an angel ornament in your child’s name, contact Susan Arzt, 478-987-5630. 6 p.m. Dec. 6.
Faith Life Family Church winter classes
Orientation held Jan. 22, 2017. Classes begin Jan. 23, 2017. 104 Constitution Drive, Warner Robins. To get an application, call 478-971-1270 or go to faithlifefamily.com. 6 p.m. Jan. 22 and 6-9 p.m. Jan. 23.
Women’s Bible Study
The Rain Church, 257 Gunn Road, Warner Robins. 478-953-7246. 10:30 a.m. Saturday, bimonthly.
Women’s Bible Study
Andy Stanley study, “Your Move.” concludes. First United Methodist Church, 205 N. Davis Drive, Warner Robins. Emily Dennis, 478-929-5795. 9:30-11:30 a.m. Nov. 14.
Women’s Bible Study
Christa Kinde’s study, “Encouraging One Another.” No child care provided. Christ Chapel (front building), 2288 Moody Road, Warner Robins. Emily Dennis, 478-929-5795. 10:30 a.m.-noon Tuesdays through Dec. 13.
Women’s Bible Studies
Mabel White Memorial Baptist Church, 1415 Bass Road, Macon. 478-474-7577. 9:45 a.m. Thursday.
Crossroads of Biblical Studies offering Bible courses
Aletheia Baptist Church, 1711 Oglesby Place, Macon. Free. 478-745-4342. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursday.
For children up to age 6. Family Advancement Ministries, 570 High Place, Macon. Call 478-745-7165.
Free clothes to those in need. Heritage at Houston United Methodist Church, 4116 Houston Ave., Macon. 478-747-3083. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. the first Saturday of each month.
Greater Ross Street Baptist Church, 1587 Wellworth Ave., Macon. 478-228-6792. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. the third Saturday of each month.
Greater Little Rock Baptist Church, 2046 Felton Ave., Macon. 478-743-5616 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. 11 a.m.-noon the fourth Saturday of each month.
Bethany Baptist Church Clothing Bank
365 Pea Ridge Road, Bolingbroke. 478-974-0002. 9-11 a.m. Monday.
Food Crisis Closet
First Baptist Church of Christ, 511 High Place, Macon. 478-742-6485. 10 a.m.-noon the fourth Monday of each month.
New and gently used clothing for the family. 623 Courtney Hodges Blvd., Perry. 478-244-6199. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday, Thursday, Friday; 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday.
Open Doors Mission Closet
Centerville Methodist Church, 600 N. Houston Lake Blvd., Centerville. 478-396-2201 or 478-953-3030. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesday and 9 a.m.-noon Wednesday.
St. Christopher’s Attic Treasures
Housewares, clothing and more. 1209 Macon Road, Perry. 478-235-7165. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday-Friday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday.
Bethel AME Church Food Bank
3607 Earl St., Macon. 478-474-9128. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. the third Tuesday of each month.
Soup Kitchen Ministry
Will pick up and drop off those who would like to come from Loaves and Fishes Ministry and welcome anyone in the community. St. Peter Missionary Baptist, 1361 Fort Hill St., Macon. 478-750-0921. Noon-1 p.m. third and fourth Tuesday of each month.
St. Paul AME Church, 2501 Shurling Drive, Macon. 478-788-2730. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. the first and third Wednesday of each month.
Food and Clothing Closet Outreach
Greater Zion Hill Missionary Baptist Church, 2656 Napier Ave., Macon. 478-746-2389. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesday.
Trinity United Methodist Church Food Pantry
129 S. Houston Road, Warner Robins. 478-923-3797. 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Wednesday (except first Wednesday of each month).
Mount Moriah Ministry Center, 2789 Millerfield Road, Macon. 478-745-1890. 2-4 p.m. the second and fourth Wednesday of each month.
Food Pantry Distribution
St. Peter AME Church, 502 State University Drive, Fort Valley. 478-825-8452 or email@example.com. 10 a.m.-noon the fourth Thursday of each month.
Bonaire United Methodist Church Food Pantry
144 Elm St., Bonaire. 478-923-7317. 1-3 p.m. the second and fourth Friday of each month.
Dorcas House Ministries
Clothing, canned goods and other items, 223-B S. Commercial Circle, Warner Robins. 478-293-1867. 2:30-4:30 p.m. Friday.
Free Prophetic Seminar
International Bread of Life Church Mission, 105 Dunbar Road, Warner Robins. 478-328-1384. 8:30 a.m. (prayer), 9 a.m. (teaching), the second Saturday of each month.
Sister Keepers Missionary Ministry Meetings
Speaker: Pastor/Prophetess Velera Bell. 447 Sarah Drive, Warner Robins. Judy Williams, 478-832-4949. 10 a.m. the first and second Saturday of each month.
Women of Vision “Inspiring & Empowering Women!” Summit
Women groups, organizations and all individuals welcome. Power For Life Ministry, 220 Ga. 49 N., Byron. 478-973-6002 or firstname.lastname@example.org. 10 a.m. the first Saturday of each month.
Path to Shine Mentoring Program
Program provides help with homework, reading, and math, along with a snack and playtime. St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church, 1207 Macon Road, Perry. Patty, 706-570-6367 or email@example.com to enroll your child. Learn more about Path To Shine, pathtoshine.org. 4:15-6:15 p.m. Mondays.
Shady Grove Baptist Church, 901 Gunn Road, Warner Robins. 478-397-6224. 6 p.m. youth, 7 p.m. adult class Monday, Wednesday and Friday.