Fort Walton Beach Aglow will meet at 9:30 a.m. Sept. 12 at Marina Bay Resort, 80 Miracle Strip Parkway, in Fort Walton Beach. Speaker is Mona Ponder. Call 862-4867.

Simulcast with Beth Moore

Join a life-changing event with worship leader Travis Cottrell and thousands of other women around the world when the Women’s Ministry of Village Baptist Church in Destin hosts the Living Proof Live Simulcast with Beth Moore from 9 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. Sept. 14 at 101 Matthew Blvd. The event cost is $30 before Sept. 8 and $40 after. A snack and lunch are included. Register at or or call the church office at 837-8107 Monday-Thursday.


Thrivent Financial for Lutherans will offer a free workshop, Social Security: Strategize to maximize, from 9-11 a.m. Sept. 14 at Grace Lutheran Church, 4325 Commons Drive in Destin. Coffee and light refreshments will be served.

The presentation will explore how to sort through the choices and ensure the decisions you make are ones you can live with—for the rest of your life. Contact Tara Hearn at 420-7321 or to RSVP.

Love Worth Fighting For

Featured speaker Kirk Cameron, along with musical guest Warren Barfield, will take part in the Love Worth Fighting For Marriage Event at 6 p.m. Sept. 21 at Central Baptist Church in Crestview. The event is sponsored by Feed Your Faith.

Tickets are $22.50-$35 and can be purchased at

Big Daddy Weave

Big Daddy Weave with Chris August and Unspoken will be in concert at 6 p.m. Sept. 29 at Village Baptist Church, 101 Matthew Blvd. in Destin. Tickets are $15 and $22 on the day of the concert. Purchase tickets in the church office Monday-Thursday, call 837-8107, visit or the LifeWay Bookstore in Destin, or

The Gathering

The Gathering at Sandestin, a non-denominational Christian worship service, meets weekly at 10 a.m. in the Terrace Room of the Linkside Conference Center in the Sandestin Resort. David Seering, worship leader, and Billy Gray, pastor, lead the service.

Seering is a local entertainer who has performed for the military, three presidents, and a multitude of recording stars, not to mention many local events and charities. Gray is head of Billy Gray Ministries, a global missionary group that brings the Word of Christ. More information can be found at

Upper Room Morning Worship

Gather in the “upper room” upstairs at Marlin Grill in The Village of Baytowne Wharf at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort at 9 a.m. each Sunday for an interdenominational morning service of teaching, praise and worship. Dress casual. Call 543-4382.


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