The Rev. Henry and Ruth Hunt invite everyone to the opening of their new church, Well of Grace Pentecostal Church of God, at 10 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 23.

The Rev. Hunt and his wife have be ministering to the needs of inmates at the Tucker Max Unit and Hendrix in Pine Bluff.

The church is located at 824 Highway 64B east in Vilonia. For more information, call 501-260-3636.

The Joy of Living Ladies Community Bible Study has begun their Fall Study on Ecclesiastes. They meet each Thursday from 9:15-11 a.m. at Cornerstone Bible Church located at 1905 Dave Ward Dr. Helen Benafield is returning as the group wrap-up leader.

Friends and Family Day will be celebrated at 4 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 23, at the Bread of Heaven Church, 317 St. Joseph Street.

Pastor Walter Hawkins and the First Baptist Church in Carthage will be the special guest. Bishop Jerry Bradden Sr. is the pastor and the public is invited to attend.

The Velvet Ridge Singers will perform at 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 23, at House of Prayer located at 684 US Hwy. 65 North, Greenbrier.

Clois along with his brother Dwight "Bubba" started the group in October of 1972. Singing the gospel for 40 years, he is truly dedicated to God’s service. He has an anointing from God to minister in music and sing the good news of our savior, the Lord Jesus Christ.