Staff Writer
The Destin Log

Evening of Worship

Guy Penrod, part of the Gaither vocal Band from 1994-2009, will perform at 6 p.m. Jan. 24 at Village Baptist Church in Destin. Doors open at 5 p.m. Tickets are $20 at door and $15 in advance at, (fee applied), at the Destin LifeWay Christian Store and the church office.

Gospel Quartet

The Dixie Echoes Quartet will present a concert of gospel music at 3 p.m. Jan. 31 at the Community Church, 3524 U.S. Hwy. 98 West in Santa Rosa Beach. There is no admission cost but a love offering will be taken.


Fort Walton Beach Aglow and Community Lighthouse will meet at 9:30 a.m. Feb. 11 at Marina Bay Resort, 80 Miracle Strip Parkway in Fort Walton Beach. The speakers will be Drs. Bernard and Lois Johnson. For more information call 862-4867.

 • March 10: The speaker will be Jeanette Strauss. 

• April 14: The speaker will be Claire Ogle, executive director of Hosanna House in Destin.

Chocolat' Fare

The 13th Annual Chocolat' Fare will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 13 at Destin United Methodist Church, 200 Beach Drive, in the DLC building.

Everything chocolate will be available for purchase. Sweet treats for your Valentine await All proceeds go to various mission projects.

Women's Conference

The Shine On Women's Conference is Feb. 19 and 20 at The Palms of Destin. Tickets are free but you must register at or call 366-3550. Free childcare provided by Dee Chernicky Ministries if registered. Holy Kidz Camp is contracted with Dee Chernicky Ministries.


Youth at Immanuel Anglican provides a God-saturated, safe environment where youth can feel relaxed in worship and fellowship geared just for them. The focus is to develop disciples who will become disciple makers pursuing Jesus’ commission and to be His hands and feet. For details, contact Dominick Farone at or call Immanuel Anglican Church at 837-6324.  

Healing Rooms

Emerald Coast Healing Rooms, 215 Mountain Drive in Destin, is open for walk-in prayer ministry from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesdays and 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Fridays. No appointments are necessary.

For information and testimonies, visit or call 279-3489 or 368-8587.

ECHR is a body of Christ ministry, with teams from across the spectrum of Christian churches and ministries in this local area. It is operated by Kingdom Expansion Ministries International which also offers Bethel Sozo prayer ministry by appointment.

Caring Coach

Catholic Charities of NW Florida will hold a food distribution at 3 p.m. on the second Tuesday of the month at The Baker Recreation Center; at 1 p.m. the third Tuesday of the month at St. Margaret’s; and at 1 p.m. the fourth Tuesday of the month at Resurrection Church.

An ID is required for each household. Please feel free to tell anyone you know who may be in need of food assistance or SNAP enrollment to contact our office at 244-2825 from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday.

Celebrate Recovery

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


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