Email submissions and photos about special events, musicians, speakers, classes, etc., to pgrif-fin@thedestinlog.com. Send items at least two weeks in advance if possible.

ECBC Anniversary Sunday

Emerald Coast Baptist Church rejoices in the Lord for enabling them to be rooted in this community for six years. An Anniversary Sunday worship service will begin at 10:30 a.m. Sept. 23 with a meal following the morning service. Worship and celebrate with them on this special Sunday at 12273 U.S. Hwy. 98 W. in Miramar Beach.

See You At the Pole

Destin Middle School students will gather at 8 a.m. Sept. 26 in the gym to pray for schools, friends, families, churches and communities on the 25th anniversary of See You At The Pole. For more than 25 years, SYATP has been about one thing — prayer.

Picnic in the Park

Grace Lutheran Church is holding a picnic from 3:30-7:30 p.m. Sept. 29 at Clement Taylor Park in Destin. This is an opportunity for the community to get together and enjoy a meal. Bring something if you're able to share for the pot-luck meal. No pets or alcohol are allowed at the park. There will be unorganized games, soccer, cornhole and ladder golf. There will be singing for anyone interested.

Caregiver Support Group

Grace Lutheran Church is sponsoring a Christian support group that offers prayer, networking, education, resources, and Gospel support for anyone in a caregiving role. Bring a friend on the first and third Sundays at noon in the Administrative Conference Room, 4325 Commons Drive in Destin. Call 654-1679 for more information.

Radio Show

The live weekly radio show "Life Issues Real Answers," hosted by Rev. Dee Chernicky, Valerie Peterson and Pastor John Skiles, airs from 11-11:30 a.m. Fridays on WPSM on 91.1 FM at 34 Harbor Blvd. Suite 206 in Destin.

Celebrate Recovery

Overcome hurts, habits and hang-ups every Monday night at the Destin Life Center on Beach Drive. Optional $5 dinner is at 6 p.m.; worship, 6:45 p.m.; share groups, 7:45; and a dessert fellowship at 8:30. Free childcare is available for birth through fifth grade. Call 837-2021 ext. 26 or email CR@destinumc.org for more information.