FAITH BRIEFS May 6
Blessing of the Motorcycles
Ride on down to 200 Beach Drive from 12-1 p.m. May 7 and have your bike blessed by some of the pastors and ministers at Destin United Methodist Church. Admission is free.
First Baptist Church of Destin, 201 Beach Drive, will hold a special service at 10:30 a.m.and 6 p.m. May 7. Steve Farris from Cookeville, Tennessee, will bring a message of encouragement for God’s church and the evening service will be a presentation in humor. After the evening service, there will be a fellowship of finger foods. Everyone is invited. Call 837-6515 for more information.
Fort Walton Beach Aglow and Community Lighthouse will meet at 9:30 a.m. May 11 at Marina Bay Resort, 80 Miracle Strip Parkway. The speaker will be Sherry Anderson, a teacher and writer with a strong prophetic anointing. She is a published author and has led Writers Aglow for the past 10 years, instructing and encouraging writers. Her book, "Rising from Defeat, The Overcomer's Handbook," has helped many people.
Fashioned For Freedom Conference
If you want to truly live in freedom, finally be launched into your divine purpose and worship the King in a truly divine and pure atmosphere of heaven, attend the Fashioned For Freedom Conference with Gina La Morte June 8-10 in the Grand Ballroom at the Emerald Grande at HarborWalk Village. Prophetic powerhouses Rachel Koulianos, Sula Skiles and Rebecca Francis will also join with her. For schedules and registration, visit https://www.facebook.com/events/178403509335560/.
Family History Center
The Family History Center at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 339 Lake Drive in Fort Walton Beach, has new hours from10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursdays and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays. Individual help provided by linguists. On Tuesdays, call Mr. and Mrs. Legge at 850-678 8430 for an appointment.
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.
Building 9 Worship
Village Baptist Church in Destin has Saturday night services in Building 9 — The Hang Out. The service will be called “Building 9 Worship @6:09. Community is welcome, especially those who must work on Sundays.
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.
A 7:14 Initiative Prayer Gathering will be held at 7 a.m. Sundays at Grace-Gateway City Church in Mariner Plaza, 218 Eglin Parkway NE in Fort Walton Beach. Everyone is welcome. At 7 a.m., meet and greet with coffee and pastries. At 7:14, pray to heal our land. From 7:45-8:30 a.m., discussion on what each of us can do toward healing. Call 243-1763 for more information.
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 email@example.com or call Immanuel Anglican Church at 837-6324.
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 CR@destinumc.org.
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