religious happenings

Aug. 16

Gospel singing

Pastor Pat Magouirk welcomes everyone to Decherd Mission Church Friday at 7 p.m. for a gospel singing featuring By Faith from Manchester. Food will be served. The church is located at 1028 AEDC Road / Hwy. 127 in Winchester.

Aug. 17

Gospel singing

Gospel singing Aug. 17, 6-8 p.m. at Hardees in Decherd featuring Chris VanAllman and The Hills.

Aug. 18


Elder  Lee  R  Brannon  III  and members  of  Burning  Bush  Original  Church  of  God, 80  Burning  Bush  Lane,  Belvidere,  invite  everyone  out  to  celebrate  their church  homecoming Sunday. Sunday school is at 10 a.m. Only one service will be held at 11:30 a.m. with guest speaker Rev.  Floyd Blackwell and his congregation from Columbia. Lunch will not be served.


Everyone is invited to homecoming service Sunday at Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church, 2210 Robinson Creek Road, Huntland. Bro. Ray Gardner will bring the message. Lunch will be provided at noon followed by singing at 1:30 p.m. by the Modesitt Family. Pastor Bro. David Baker welcomes everyone. Info., 931-469-7835.

Unitarian Universalist

Stevia Morawski will speak on, “Lessons for Living with Chronic Illness” Sunday at 10 a.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 3536 New Manchester Hwy. in Tullahoma. Everyone is welcome.  Refreshments and discussion period follow.  Info., 931-455-8626, or visit

Aug. 19

Popcorn and movie

Wings of Hope Widows Ministry invites all area widows to popcorn and a movie Aug. 19 at 1 p.m. at Winchester First Cumberland Presbyterian Church, 200 2nd Ave. NW in Winchester. For information log on to

Aug. 20

Bible teaching

Bro. Wayne King welcomes everyone to the Pelham Community Center, an open door fellowship, as he teaches about end times each Tuesday at 7 p.m. Info. 931-273-8644.

Aug. 23-24

Ladies conference

Riva Lake Baptist Church will hold a ladies conference Aug. 23-24 featuring guest speaker Lisa Sanders from Maryville.  Call 931-691-1278 or 931-857-3033 for info.

Aug. 24

Huntland Gospel Music Fest

Everyone is invited to Huntland’s 13th Annual Gospel Music Fest Aug. 24 starting at 6:30 p.m. at Huntland City Park in Huntland featuring New Ground, Sims Family and The Gardners. Tickets are $10 advance, $12 at gate, 12 years and younger free. Tickets available at Buckaroo’s Restaurant in Huntland and Bank of Lincoln County and online at Bring a lawn chair. In case of rain, concert moves to Huntland Pentecostal Church. Preconcert music starts at 6 p.m.

Gospel singing

Gospel singing Aug. 24, 6-8 p.m. at Hardees in Decherd featuring The Keysmen.

Aug. 25

Gospel Singing

Everyone is invited to a gospel singing Aug. 25 at 5:30 p.m. at Cowan First Baptist Church. Come listen and sing along as their sister congregations in the Duck River Baptist Association gather for a time of praise. Cowan First Baptist is located at 316 W. Cumberland St. in Cowan. Info., 931-967-7506 or log on to


Everyone is invited to homecoming at Crossroads Baptist Church, 2662 Eastbrook Road, Estill Springs, on Aug. 25 at 10:30 a.m. featuring The Cavaliers Quartet in concert. Worship service will be followed by a covered dish lunch.

Aug. 27

Prayer watch

All prayer warriors / intercessors are urged to attend a prayer watch Aug. 27 at 6 p.m. Go to 686 Sunset Lane off Holders Cove Road in Winchester which runs into Creek Lane which leads to the pavilion where the prayer watch will be held. Participants will be given prayer points.

Aug. 31

Gospel singing

Gospel singing Aug. 31, 6-8 p.m. at Hardees in Decherd featuring The Cathey’s and Anthony Dishroon.

Sept. 1

Game Day Sunday

First Baptist Church Decherd invites everyone to join in for Game Day Sunday Sept. 1 with Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and worship at 11 a.m. Invite a friend and wear your favorite sports attire. Info.

Sept. 7-8

Fire Fall Service

A fire fall service will be held at Abundant Life Assembly of God, 3310 Cowan Hwy., between Cowan and Winchester on Sept. 7 at 6 p.m. The Sunday service on Sept. 8 will be held at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Everyone is urged to attend this special time of healing in the presence of the Holy Spirit. Munday and Jennifer of Contagious Love International will lead the services. Info., 931-967-1187 or log on to

Sept. 28-29


Everyone is invited to homecoming Sept. 28-29 at Cowan First Baptist Church, 316 W. Cumberland St. in Cowan. The Gardners will perform Sept. 28 at 6 p.m. The Sept. 29 celebration service will be at 10:25 a.m. followed by a covered dish luncheon in the fellowship hall.  Info., 931-967-7506 or log on to