Abundant Life Fellowship Church, 415 Old Union Rd., Church Hill will host round table-style Bible studies in the fellowship hall at 6 p.m. each Sunday and 7 p.m. each Wednesday for verse-by-verse, book-by-book teaching.

Bethel Baptist Church, 1800 Cherokee Dr., will observe its Ushers Day service 10:30 a.m., Sunday, May 19. Pastor Jackson will deliver the message. Bethel Combined Choir will render selections.

Beulah Land Baptist Church, 7166 Cedar Hill Rd., Talbott, will host a Back Porch Singing 7 p.m., Saturday, May 18. Featured singers will be Joyful Noise and Mercy River from North Carolina. Sunday school begins 10 a.m.; worship service at 11 a.m. The church pastor is Michael Taylor.

Bible Aires Baptist Church, 1086 Old Witt Rd., will have special singing by The Estes Family for the 11 a.m. service, Sunday, May 19. Bro. Kenny Davis is pastor.

Calvary Missionary Baptist Church, Jefferson City, will begin revival services at 6 p.m., Sunday, May 19. Services will continue nightly at 7 p.m. Evangelists include Lonnie Dalton, Trevor Nash and John Kincaid along with the church pastor, Rev Terry Greene.

Calvue Missionary Baptist Church will have its regular monthly singing 6 p.m., Saturday, May 18 with special guests Beech Grove Church. Rev. Travis Bowden is pastor.

Cornerstone Missionary Baptist Church, Hwy. 131, Thorn Hill will observe homecoming 10 a.m., Sunday, May 19. Rev. Miles Dalton will bring the message. Rev. Terry Williams is pastor.

Fairview Independent Freewill Baptist Church, 3988 Mountain Valley, Hwy 131, Thorn Hill, will have a special service Sunday, May 19 at 2 p.m. Rev Clifford Dalton is pastor.

Fernwood Church, Fernwood Rd., will host a special service and reception for graduating seniors 6:30 p.m., Sunday, May 19. Vacation Bible School will be held June 2 – 8. Rev. Sonny Davis is pastor.

Jefferson City Middle School will host the annual Gospel Song Fest to benefit the James A. Nichols Scholarship Fund at 4 p.m., Saturday, May 18.

Lawson’s Chapel United Methodist Church, 2722 Indian Creek Rd., Dandridge, will observe homecoming Sunday, May 19. Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m.; worship at 11 a.m. Rev. Denny Ford will bring the message. Fellowship and a meal will follow the service. Rev. Bill Cheatham is pastor.

Northside Missionary Baptist Church will host Double Portion from Whitley City, Ky., to its 10 a.m. service, Sunday, May 19. Rev. Terry Greene will bring the message. The church pastor is Rev. Lonnie D. Dalton.

Parrottsville United Methodist Church, Parrottsville, will host the Southern gospel group Joyful Noise from Boone, N.C. for its 10:45 a.m. service, Sunday, May 19. The church pastor is Roy Dalton.

Shady Grove Freewill Baptist Church, 2115 State Hwy. 113, Whitesburg, will host a yard sale and bake sale 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Friday, May 17 and 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., Saturday, May 18 A barbecue lunch will be served both days. The sale will benefit the Shady Grove FWB Youth Group. The pastor is Donnie Myers.

Thorn Hill Baptist Church, 230 Thorn Hill Church Rd., annual May meeting is Sunday, May 19. Evening service with the Rev. Kyle Falin of Browders Chapel, Va., is at 3 p.m. Morning service is at 11:30 a.m. Rev. Charles Simpson is pastor.

Young’s Temple AME Zion Church will host a Celebration and Appreciation service for church pastor, the Rev. Luke Curry Sr., Sunday, May 19. The festivities will begin during the 11 a.m. worship service, with a reception to follow. The theme of the day is “We’ve come too far from where we started from.”