Events

  • Thu
    19
    May
    2016
    6:00 pmStillman College Auditorium - 3601 Stillman Blvd, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

    7185478_GFounded in 1876, Stillman College is poised to commemorate its 140th anniversary with a notable dinner and recognition event on Thursday, May 19, 2016 on the college campus. For 140 years Stillman College has encouraged and endorsed education as a liberal arts institution. It is time to celebrate the history and achievements of this institution of higher learning. This year’s theme, “A Foundation for Life”, highlights Stillman’s rich history and mission to provide a quality education for all students past and present.
    The dinner is slated for May 19, 2016 and the keynote speaker will be Alabama’s own, Dr. Condoleezza Rice, former Secretary of State of the United States of America.  She is the first African American woman to have held this position. A bestselling author, entrepreneur and member of numerous boards including the Boys and Girls Club of America, Dr. Rice was also appointed to the first College Football Playoff Committee. Dr. Rice is currently a professor at Stanford University.
    Numerous alumni, community leaders, friends and students will gather together to acknowledge and celebrate this momentous occasion. The celebration will also feature expressions from special guests and a special musical guest. For 140 years Stillman College has been a source of education and inspiration.
    A Private College with a Public Mission…….Stillman College

    For sponsorship, tickets, or further information, contact:

  • Sat
    21
    May
    2016
    12:00 pm - 3:00 pmBlackwell Park - 4505 Main St. - Adamsville, AL

    HFMany health entities that will have booths including Alabama Heart and Vascular, Life South Community Blood Center, Sickle Cell Foundation, Adamsville Fire Department, Adamsville Police Department, Aids Alabama, Brooklere Health Mart Pharmacy, Dr. Thomas Dunn, DMD, Five Points West Food Center, Fortis Institute of Nursing, Wal-mart Optical Service and many more.

    There will be local singing groups and fun activities for children.  You are invited to come benefit from this FREE health event.

    Call 205-807-5008 for more information.

  • Sun
    29
    May
    2016
    3:00 pm2230 Cherry Ave, Hueytown AL

    choir-praise-hiYou are invited to come join them in praising the Lord at this free event! They are also looking for people and choirs that want to sing.

    For more information including location call Michael at 205-821-9752.

  • Mon
    06
    Jun
    2016
    Sun
    12
    Jun
    2016
    9:00am - 12:00pmBirmgingham 1st SDA Church, 3520 Lorna Rd., Hoover, AL 35216

    Cave Quest, Following Jesus the light of the world! Join us for a great Vacation Bible School!!!  Make new friends and enjoy games, skits, crafts and learning about God!

    You can pre-register online at www.birmingham1st.org or call us at 205-607-Bham (2426)cave-quest-vbs-logo

  • Mon
    13
    Jun
    2016
    Fri
    17
    Jun
    2016
    8:00 am - 4:00 pmGadsden State Community College Health Sciences Dept.

    HeatThe East Central Alabama Area Health Education Center is ready to take on the H.E.A.T this summer. ECAAHEC has partnered with Gadsden State Community College Health Science Department in hosting the first Health Education and Training (H.E.A.T) Summer Program. H.E.A.T is a week long program the week of June 13-17, 2016 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. The summer program is for upcoming sophomores, juniors and seniors interested in a career in healthcare. In addition to partnering with GSCC, these students will also get to experience Quality of Life Health Services in Gadsden, Citizens Baptist Hospital in Talladega and The University of Alabama at Birmingham. H.E.A.T will give these students an in-depth look into a wide range of career opportunities including nursing, dentistry, clinical lab technician, physical therapy and many more. The students will also receive their CPR certification and a great resume building opportunity.

    For more information regarding the H.E.A.T Summer Program please contact Emma Mullinax, Program Coordinator, at emullinax@ecaahec.com or (256)-439-6333.

  • Thu
    30
    Jun
    2016

    Middle Alabama Area on Aging will pay wages and benefits to at least 87 low-income older adults living in Blount, Chilton, Shelby, St. Clair, and Walker Counties to work in temporary, part-time jobs through June 30, 2016.

    If you are a senior and interested in this employment opportunity contact: Sheila Baker, Director of the Senior Service Employment Program at 205-670-5770.

  • Sat
    30
    Jul
    2016
    11:00 - 4:00 pm3520 Lorna Rd. Hoover, AL 35216
    Pastor Eric BatEBes who holds a Doctorate of Ministry in Biblical Counseling from Westminster Theological Seminary and is currently Family Ministries Director at Carolina Conference
    Lunch will be provided
    • 11:00 am Whose Family Is This Anyway?!?  -  We all have legitimate, God-given needs. Many families find themselves in a tug of war, vying for control and demanding that family members meet their needs. Ephesians 5 reveals the solution to this tug of war and the purpose of the family.
    •  First Afternoon Session: Pass the Roles, Please. - Can the roles of husband and wife be relegated to lawn care and cooking? Attitudes towards marital roles have changed over the years, but many couples still find roles as a major point of contention. No matter how marriage roles are defined, they are only different expressions of love.
    •  Second Afternoon Session: Why People Really Get Divorced (Failing Finances and Constructive Conflict) - Studies of divorced individuals continue to list finances as a primary reason for their divorce. But is it possible to maintain a committed and loving marriage even when the bank breaks? In this session, couples will learn the three important ingredients for a profitable marriage and how to fight right.
  • Sat
    30
    Jul
    2016
    11:00 am - 5:00 - 8:00 pm1731 5th Ave. North, Bessemer AL 35020

    GET HEALTHY THE NATURAL WAY!  Identify health challenges, discuss health issues, and have you health questions answered by Dr. Annex Luberisse.14522952_100x100

    Dr. Luberisse is a expert on natural health, founder  and executive director of A Pattern, A Pattern Health Clinic and LAMP.  He is a Naturopathic Doctor, a Holistic Health Practitioner, and Public Speaker.

    Come FREE of charge an bring you family and friends.  There are two sessions, one at 11:00am and  the second session from 5:00pm - 8:00pm.

    For more information call 205-276-1906.

     

  • Sat
    13
    Aug
    2016
    6:30 pmNew Mount Moriah Missionary Baptist Church 330 Marsh Ave, Hueytown, AL 35023

    This is a FREE seminar offered by Eain Chappell, a representative of Financial Educations Services.  Call 205-744-9519 for more information.

    Help is offered for:

    • Credit Score issues
    • Foreclosures
    • Purchase of a Home
    • Collection Account Issues
    • Repossessions
    • Evictions
    • Bankruptcy
    • Identity Theft
    • Student Loans
    • Medical Bills
    • and much more
  • Sat
    20
    Aug
    2016
    Sun
    28
    Aug
    2016
    9:30am - 1:00pmRoebuck Seventh-day Adventist Church, 8921 Parkway E, Birmingham

    Donations can be dropped off Saturday the 20th or 27th from  9:30am - 1:00pm at the Roebuck SDA Church at the address listed above..

    Items needed are:

    • Gloves of any kind
    • Bedding
    • Towels
    • Cleaning Supplies: trash bags, bleach, soap etc.
    • baby diapers, formula, wipes
    • Packages read-to -eat meals
    • Pet food
    • Personal hygiene items
    • Feminine Hygiene Products
    • Toilet Paper and Kitchen Towels
    • Mosquito Repellent

     

    If you have any questions you can call Carol at (504) 458-4888.

  • Sun
    21
    Aug
    2016
    9:20 am, 11:00am, 3:00pmThe Ward Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church - 431 South 24th Street - Bessemer, AL

    The Ward Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church cordially invites ALL to their Annual Women's Day Celebration

    Sunday, August 21, 2016, beginning with Sunday School @ 9:30 a.m.  Rev. Sammie Nelms (pastor) will bring the 11:00 a.m. message;  the 3:00 p.m. speaker will be MRS. LINDA NORED of Bethel AME Church, Ensley, AL

    Please come and share this occasion with the Ward Chapel Family!

  • Wed
    24
    Aug
    2016
    Fri
    26
    Aug
    2016
    7:00pm, 11:00 am, 3:00pm1031 11th Street N. Bessemer

    Tabernacle of the word Church will be having a church dedication service August 24 -26th at 7:00 pm featuring special guest speakers each evening. The dedication will culminating on Sunday the August 28th at 11:00am and 3:00 pm.    Tabernacle of the Word Church is located at 1031 11th St. North in Bessemer.

  • Sat
    27
    Aug
    2016
    1:00pm - 5:00pm105 6th Avenue North, Birmingham
    Please join us this Saturday, August 27th from 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. for our Gospel "BLOCK PARTY" sponsored by our Veterans Ministry and Community Service Department of Ephesus Church! 
     
    There will be family fun, FREE food, live music, a health station, and children's activities including giveaways of school supplies, clothing, food and cash! 
     
    Also a special performance by the Ephesus Puppet Ministry team. So make plans to spend your Saturday afternoon with us.
  • Tue
    06
    Sep
    2016
    Fri
    30
    Sep
    2016
    See BelowCrumbey Bethel Primitive Baptist Church 444 – 58th St. Fairfield, AL. 35064

    September is Youth & Young Adult Month. Our young folks have a lot of great events planned and pray that you can attend all events.

    The 1st event is Youth & Young Adult Revival September 6th – 8th at 6:30 P.M.

         Tuesday September 6th Evangelist is Minister Herbert Moss {Crumbey Bethel Primitive Baptist Church}
    Wednesday September 7th Guest Evangelist will be Minister Landas Davis {New Rising Star P.B. Church}
    Thursday September 8th Guest Evangelist will be Pastor Tadera White {For – Word Christian Center.

    2nd is The Youth Empowerment Workshop – Saturday September 17, 2016 at 8 A.M. This will be lessons for young men and women to inspire them to be all they can be in God’s plan for them. Registration is free and there will be a free breakfast. Ages 10 -18

    3rd  is Youth & Young Adult Day Sunday September 18th starting with Church School at 9:30 A.M. – 11 A.M. Morning Worship with Guest Evangelist Minister Kendall Latham {For – Word Christian Center}. The colors for this great day is Red & White.

    4th is Back 2 School Block Party, September 24, 2016  12P.M. – 4 P.M., join us for school supply giveaways, food fun & games.

    5th will be the Youth Explosion, September 30, 2016 at 7 P.M.. The concert will feature combined choirs, praise & mime dance and a special guest.

    The theme for the month is: The struggle is REAL, but we are MORE than conquerors through Jesus Christ: Romans 8:37

    All this will held at:
    Crumbey Bethel Primitive Baptist Church
    444 – 58th St.
    Fairfield, AL. 35064
    Elder Melvin E. Robinson, Jr. {Pastor}

  • Mon
    12
    Sep
    2016
    6:00 pmShelton State Community College Room 2156
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    The Depression and Anxiety Recovery Program is  coming to Tuscaloosa. Presented by Dr Donna Fischer and Dr. Stacy Moore, it is a program developed by Dr Neil Nedley to address the causes of depression and support participants in taking lifestyle approach to recovery.  
    The program is comprehensive and the eight weekly session topics  include:
    • How to Improve Your Brain
    • Lifestyle Therapies for Depression and Anxiety
    • Nutrition and the Brain
    • How Thinking Can Defeat Depression or Anxiety
    • Making and Staying with Positive Lifestyle Choices
    • Stress Without Distress
    • Overcoming Loss
    • Enhancing  Frontal Lobe Function

     

    Please attend the FREE  introductory session, Monday September 12 ,2016 at 6 pm at Shelton State Community College in the D rooms.  To register call 205-632-5511

     

  • Sat
    01
    Oct
    2016
    Sun
    30
    Oct
    2016
    9:30am - 11:30amValley Seveth-day Adventist Church, 5227 Cahaba Valley Cove, Birmingha

    The Valley SDA Church will be collecting

    • can goods and
    • monetary donations

    in their efforts to help Oak Mountain Mission Ministry as they helps others.  You can bring your donations each Saturday during the month of October between 9:30am – 11:30am

    "Only By Giving are you able to receive more that you already have." - Jim Rohn

  • Sat
    22
    Oct
    2016
    3:00 pmSouth Park SDA Church, 414 South Park Rd SW, Birmingham AL

    October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month.  Domestic violence affects Women, Children, Seniors and yes, even men and it’s time stop the violence.

    South Park 7th Day Adventist Church is inviting all who are interested in learning what can be done to  prevent or help someone who is experiencing domestic violence to a special workshop featuring state and local speakers who work with Domestic Violence issues.

    For more information call   205-777-5409.

  • Sun
    27
    Nov
    2016
    8:30 am500 Carter Avenue, Bessemer

    Mt. Sinai Missionary Baptist Church will; be celebrating their 120th Anniversary.  Their theme? "Wise Servants of God Building on the Solid Rock!"

    The community is invited to celebrate with them.  The celebration begins Sunday morning at 9:00am with a special presentation beginning at 3:00pm.

    You can contact them at (205) 566-0064.

  • Wed
    30
    Nov
    2016
    7:00 pmBirmingham 1st SDA Church, 3520 Lorna Road, Hoover

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    Experience a renewed sense of hope and discover the joy of Christ in Christmas by attending a FREE CONCERT by master violinist Jaime Jorge

    Jaime has delighted audiences around the globe sharing the love of God through sacred and classical concerts from simple churches all the way to Carnegie Hall.

    Birmingham 1st SDA Church is proud to bring you Jaime Jorge as he presents an exquisite Christmas Concert, "Silent Night Holy Night," Wednesday November 30th at 7:00pm. Admission is Free.  The church is located at 3520 Lorna road next to Aldridge Gardens.  For more information call 205-987-7208.

     

  • Sat
    03
    Dec
    2016
    7:00 pm1st United Methodist Church, 110 Sunset Drive, Hueytown

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    You're invited to this FREE concert by one of the best known gospel quartets in history!

    A love offering will be taken.

    For more information you can call 205-491-3421.

  • Sat
    17
    Dec
    2016
    11:00 amAlabama National Cemetery, 3133 Hwy 119, Montevallo

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    The Alabama National Cemetery will be honoring our veterans from all branches of the military,  You are invited to come and show your respect for those who had given so much for our country on December 17th at 11:00am.

    You can learn more by visiting www.wreathsacrossamerica.org

  • Wed
    21
    Dec
    2016
    6:00pm, 6:30pm, 7:00pm, 7:30pmNew Life Interfaith Ministries, 1622 7th Avenue North, Bessemer

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    Follow the star to Bessemer for the live nativity, “A Journey to Bethlehem.”  This interactive, outdoor, walking journey featuring dance, drama, carols, and live animals takes you back in time to experience first-hand the birth of our Savior, Jesus Christ!

    Witness the story of the birth of Christ come to life on Wednesday, December 21.  For your viewing pleasure, make plans to join one of the four tours:  6:00 pm, 6:30 pm, 7:00 pm, and 7:30 pm.  This event is free and open to the public, and is sponsored by New Life Interfaith Ministries located at 1622 7th Avenue North in Bessemer.  Refreshments provided.

    Contact person:   Kathy Harris - New Life Interfaith Ministries, Inc.  - 205.425.4735

  • Wed
    21
    Dec
    2016
    Sat
    24
    Dec
    2016
    Business Hours1691 Center Point Parkway, Center Point, AL

    From now until Christmas, Heaven Cent Thrift and Positive Choices are giving away a toy and a children's book to every kid who comes into the store.  No purchase necessary.  Just bring your kids to the store at 1691 Center Point Parkway and let them each pick out a toy and a book from the shelves as our Christmas gift to you and your family.  Merry Christmas!

 

General Announcements

  • STAIR (Start The Adventure In Reading) – is a local nonprofit that serves 12 Birmingham City Schools, providing one-on-one tutoring for second graders who need help in reading.
    STAIR is looking for volunteers who can commit to tutor one afternoon a week, after school for 1 ½ hours. Training is provided and no teaching experience is needed. Volunteer tutors can choose a location that is convenient for them. For more information or to sign up visit www.stairbirmingham.org.
  • Residents of Bessemer can sign up for the city’s New Citizens Notification System by visiting the city’s website at www.bessemeral.org.
  • Morning Manna Prayer Ministry Sunday through Friday at 5:30 AM. Call 712-432-0075 and enter code 748 339.
  • LIGHT MY PATH MINISTRIES Telephone Bible Study meets each Sunday and Tuesday at 6:45 am. Please join us for Bible study and learn about salvation through Jesus Christ and God’s will for your life. To dial in call 1-712-432-0075 and enter code #133394.

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