Therefore let us not sleep, as do others; but let us watch and be sober.
For they that sleep sleep in the night; and they that be drunken are drunken in the night.
But let us, who are of the day, be sober, putting on the breastplate of faith and love; and for an helmet, the hope of salvation.
1 Thes 5:6-8
TRT eight anniversary
The Tabernacle & Refuge and Transformation, 232 East Main St., will celebrate pastor Brenda Douglas’ eighth anniversary, 4 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 23. Special guest will be pastor Floyd Ballew and the Mt. Nebo Church family. Everyone is invited.
Super Sunday college fair
The Super Sunday College Fair will begin at 11 a.m., Feb. 24, at the First Baptist Church, 300 Francis St., Richmond. You can earn a college degree and obtain a good-paying career. Learn how at the Somerset College Community College Super Sunday college fair. College representatives will be on hand to provide information and answer questions about applying, college programs and financial aid — everything you need to know to get started. Light refreshments will be served. For more details, call Karen Wright, (606) 451-6703.
Seasonal tea Feb. 24
St. Paul AME Church, 437 Francis St., Richmond, will host its seasonal tea, sponsored by “The Legendary” Ms. Edith Jean Pinkston 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 24. “This is her annual event and is not to be missed,” said the Rev. William Hale, pastor of St. Paul.
The Richmond/Madison County Branch of the NAACP meets on the first Thursday of every month at 7 p.m. at the First Baptist Church, 302 Francis St., Richmond.
Every Thursday, from noon to 3 p.m., Saint Paul AME Church, 437 Francis St., Richmond, serves a free lunch to all who come. “This is an ongoing, weekly ministry to serve the hungry, the homeless and feed anyone who walks in our doors,” says Pastor William Hale.