Avon Park Holiness Camp
AVON PARK — On Friday, Jan. 22, Jerry Nelson will feature Bill and Lydia Allshouse, serving as Field Directors in Mexico with World Gospel Missions. All are welcome. On Tuesday, in the Tabernacle continuing the Bible study “God on the Mountains” – The Mount of Obedience in the life of Abraham with Dr. Blake Neff. The Camp is at 1001 W. Lake Isis Ave. in Avon Park. Call 863-453-6831 or email email@example.com or visit avonparkcamp.com. Watch via livestream at avonparkcamp.com.
Church of the Brethren-Sebring
SEBRING — The Sebring Church of the Brethren is open for worship on Sunday mornings at 10 a.m. We social distance and have masks available if you need one. We also have the service on Facebook: Sebring Church of the Brethren, and on the YouTube Channel: sebringcob church. Wednesday’s we offer a free hot meal (Grab & Go) from 4-5:30,p.m. RSVP required by Tuesday noon. If you have questions you can call the office at 863-385-1597 and leave a message during office hours of 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Friday. The church is at 700 S. Pine Street.
Church of Buttonwood Bay
SEBRING — On Sunday, Jan. 24, Pastor Cecil Hess will continue a series on Biblical role models, the topic is “Nicodemus, the Pharisee.” Special music by Carol Pocock. The congregation continues to meet at 9 a.m. each Sunday in the grove next to the Recreation Hall. Services are traditional. The church is on U.S. 27, four miles south of Highlands Regional Medical Center. For information, call 863-446-3695.
Church of the Way
SEBRING — Sunday, Jan. 24 Pastor Daryl Brezee will bring the Message, “The Church Expanded,” from Acts 6:1-7. R T. Byrum will continue the Sunday School lessons from I Corinthians 8 and 9, “Freedom within the will of God and the rights of an Apostle.” The church is at 1005 N. Ridgewood Drive in Sebring. Call 863-471-6140.
First Assembly of God (Lake Placid)
LAKE PLACID — The church will have a Gospel Sing and Spaghetti Dinner for Senior Citizens on Tuesday, March 2. Seniors arrive at 6 p.m. for a free spaghetti dinner and then a special concert by His Willing Vessels beginning at 6:45 p.m. Concert and dinner will be held at the church, 327 Plumosa Street in Lake Placid, across from Wendy’s. For more information, call the church at 863-465-2363.
First Baptist Church of Lake Josephine
SEBRING — Sunday, Jan. 24, please join us as Pastor Stephen Ahrens continues his sermon series, “Back to the Future: The Unholy Trinity” in the book of Revelation. We also stream our services on our Facebook page. We have Sunday school classes for all ages.The church is at 111 Lake Josephine Drive in Sebring. Like us on Facebook (First Baptist Church of Lake Josephine), email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 863-655-1524.
First Presbyterian ARP Church of Sebring
SEBRING — On Sunday, Jan. 24, Rev. Darrell A. Peer will give the sermon, “God’s Grace Demonstrated” from Exodus 11:1-6; 12:23-24; 14:13-31. Adult Bible study Wednesday morning. The church is at 319 Poinsettia Ave. in Sebring. Call 863-385-0107.
FUMC celebrates 100 years
AVON PARK — The First United Methodist Church of Avon Park is planning a festival to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the church sanctuary. The festival will be held on the church grounds at 200 S. Lake Ave. in Avon Park on Saturday, March 6, 2021. Admission is free to the public. There will be free games for children, music, entertainment, exhibits and demonstrations, food and fun. Craft vendors or non profit organizations interested in participating are urged to contact the church office at 863-453-3759 Monday through Thursday 9 a.m. until noon or e-mail email@example.com.
Heartland Christian Church
SEBRING — On Sunday, Jan. 24, Pastor Frank Moore’s sermon, “God’s Idea of Church” from Matthew 16:18,19; Hebrews 10:24,25. We will continue practicing social distancing. The church is at 2705 Alternate 27 South in Sebring (behind Publix). Call 863-273-5031.
Lake Placid Church of the Nazarene
LAKE PLACID — On Wednesday, Jan. 20, the Caravan Scout group and Youth Group will meet. Prayer and Bible Study in the Sanctuary. Sunday evening, Jan. 24, the Divinity Trio at 6 p.m. The church is at 512 W. Interlake Blvd. in Lake Placid. Call 863-464-0203.
New Beginnings Church of Sebring
SEBRING — On Sunday, Jan. 24, Pastor Gary Kindle’s sermon title will be “My Soul Waits for God Alone” from Psalm 62. Bible study is the book of Isaiah. Communion will be served. The church is at The Morris Chapel, 307 S. Commerce Ave. Call 863-835-2405.
Calvary Quartet in Concert
WAUCHULA — The Calvary Quartet is returning to Maranatha Baptist Church of Wauchula for two special services, 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. on Sunday, Jan. 31, at the church, 204 N. 9th Ave. in Wauchula (across from Ponger-Kays-Grady Funeral Home). Singing “old-fashioned” four part harmony Gospel music, the quartet strives to combine soul-stirring music with the highest musical standards. There is no charge for admittance and a love offering will be accepted. Maranatha Baptist Church has served Hardee County for over 40 years. Please call Pastor Charlie Scott at 863-832-7829 for more information.