Events and special services

Holy Temple Church of God in Christ, 800 L St., Brunswick, will celebrate its 10th anniversary at 11:30 a.m. Sunday.

Mount Olive Missionary Baptist Church, 1926 Stonewall St., Brunswick, will host its annual Men and Women Dual Day at 11 a.m. Aug. 5. The Rev. Rick Short of Spring Hill Baptist Church will be the guest speaker.

St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, 1120 Newcastle Street, Brunswick, hosts its nondenominational crafters guild from 6-9 p.m. Tuesdays in the St. Joseph Room in the church parish hall. No fees. Everyone is welcome. All types of crafts and ideas area shared. The guild provides hats for preemies and cancer patients, along with leg warmers and lap rugs for nursing homes. For more information, call 912-265-6816.


The Rev. Botiwa Jackson and the Gospel Music Revival Workshop Choir will be in a concert at Sam’s New Birth Church of God in Christ in Darien at 7:30 p.m. today. The public is invited.

True Deliverance Tabernacle, 3018 Norwich St., Brunswick, will host a 56th anniversary event for Horace and the Mighty Jubilaires at 5 p.m. July 29. A number of musical performers will be on hand.

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