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General Conference of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will be broadcast from the Conference Center in Salt Lake City beginning on Saturday, April 6, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 3-5 p.m. The General Priesthood Session will be aired at 7 p.m. On Sunday, April 7, sessions will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 3-5 p.m. These messages from the officers and general authorities of the Church may be viewed at local chapels, on the BYU Channels, and streamed live on the homepage of ChurchofJesusChrist.org.
Receive practical advice for your life after a divorce and make a fresh start with DivorceCare at 6 p.m. Thursday nights beginning April 11 at Destin United Methodist Church, 200 Beach Drive.
Call 837-2021 for more information.
Easter Card Craft for Kids
Bring the kids, all ages, to Grace Lutheran at 10 a.m. April 13 on Saturday, April 13 to decorate Easter cards for the residents at Destin Health and Rehabilitation Center. After making the cards, Pastor Logan will lead the kids in a short Easter-themed Bible lesson followed by outside playtime (weather permitting) and a bite to eat.
Destin Cross Walk
This year's Destin Cross walk will be held on Good Friday, April 19. Arrive at Morgan's Sports Complex parking lot at 11:45 a.m. for instructions. For up-to-date news, visit https://www.facebook.com/Destinareachurchesunited.
Immanuel’s Art & Music Festival
Artists and musicians of all levels are invited to reserve their space to display and sell their artwork or time to play their music during Immanuel’s Art & Music Festival on the lawn beginning at 11 a.m. April 27.
Visual Artists will be allotted one 10’X10’ space and must provide their own means of display, including tent if desired. All mediums, styles and ages are welcome.
Musical groups or individuals of all genres are welcome. Musical entries will be scheduled for their time slot after receiving all Entry Forms. Lyrics must be non-violent and non-offensive.
Drum set, keyboard, mics, mic stands, amps and sound system will be available if needed.
Entry forms and more details can be found at iacdestin.org/special-events/immanuel-art-music or at the church. There is no charge to enter and the event is free for attendees.
A Night of Passover Worship
The sixth Emerald Coast Regional Seder, will be held from 6-9 p.m. April 25 at New Life Church, 178 N. Geronimo Street in Miramar Beach. The “tent meeting” begins with a time of food and fellowship. Paul Wilbur will lead worship at this celebration of the first of God’s most powerful feasts. Tickets may be purchased at http://PaulWilburLive.eventbrite.com.
The Faith Assembly Church, 306 S. Geronimo Street in Miramar Beach, will host an ongoing men’s Bible Study at 6:30 p.m. every Wednesday. Come explore the wisdom of the Bible and join a friendly discussion group. Pastor David Butler will lead.
The Flying Pig
Need a little pick me up over the mid-week hump? Grab your favorite specialty coffee or spice up your lunch routine with a savory Tex-Mex lunch box. The Flying Pig at Shoreline Church, 140 Palmetto Street in Destin, is now serving breakfast and lunch Sundays through Thursdays. Café hours are 7:30-11 a.m. for breakfast and 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. for lunch.
The Anchor Church, 101 First St SE in Fort Walton Beach, has a food pantry serving the public from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesdays. People 18 and over are allowed one visit per month. A valid ID is required.
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.
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.