Religious Happenings

Pecan sale

Wesley Heights United Methodist Church is taking orders for pecans. One-pound bags are $12 for jumbo halves or large pieces. Chocolate-covered are $10 for 12 ounces. Pecan logs are $5. Order by Oct. 4 by calling 931-455-3988. Pecan may be picked up in mid-November.

Sept. 9-10

Tent meetings

Gospel tent meetings, hosted by Calvary Baptist Church, will be held Sept. 9-10 at 7 p.m. behind Taco Bell (next to Kroger) in Decherd with guest preacher Brother Leland Frazier. Special singing will be presented nightly. Pastor John Westerfield invites everyone.

Sept. 11

Food distribution

Morton Memorial Church, 322 West Main St. in Monteagle, will hold its monthly curbside food distribution Saturday from 8-10 a.m. In order to maintain social distancing, drivers should enter the food-distribution line from behind the church where they will be directed to the loading area. If you are unable to load your own vehicle, volunteers will assist.

Huntland Gospel Music Fest

The 15th annual Huntland Gospel Music Fest is Saturday at 6:30 p.m. at Huntland City Park, featuring New Ground, Sims Family and The Gardners. A suggested donation at the gate is $10. A love offering will also be taken. In the case of inclement weather, the event will be held at Huntland Pentecostal Church.

Sept. 12


Homecoming services will be held Sunday at 10:30 a.m. at Broadview Missionary Baptist Church, 3477 Lynchburg Road, Winchester, with guest singers, The Modisetts. A covered-dish lunch follows.

Sept. 18

Grocery/food distribution

A grocery/food distribution will be held Sept. 18 starting at 9 a.m. at Christ the King Anglican Church, 1231 Cumberland St., Decherd, in association with Feed America First for all in need on a first-come, first-serve basis. Attendees should not get out of their vehicles upon arrival in the church parking lot.

Oaklawn Baptist women’s conference

Oaklawn Baptist Church’s 12th annual women’s conference is Sept. 18 at Oaklawn Baptist Church, 108 Memorial Dr., Winchester. Inspirational speaker Tracy E. Lewis will be joined by her husband, Mark, worship violinist, and daughter, Sadie, singer and guitarist. Conference registration and shopping is from 9-10 a.m. followed by worship music, the message, door prizes, gifts, lunch, shopping with vendors in the gym and a meet and greet. Find registration forms and details at Cost is $10. Call 931-308-5158 for info. Everyone is welcome.

Sept. 19


Everyone is invited to a singing on Sept. 19 at 10:30 a.m. at Huntland Missionary Baptist Church, 306 Alabama St., Huntland. The Joyful Hearts will perform. A fellowship meal will follow. Pastor Bruce Shockley welcomes all.

Sept. 19-20

Gospel meeting

There will be a gospel meeting at the Cowan church of Christ Sept. 19-23. Ronnie Ray will preach. Service times are Sunday at 9:30 and 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Weekday services will be at 7 p.m.