Friendship Baptist Church, located at 32 Liberty Hill Road in Highland, will hold its annual homecoming anniversary service Oct. 20. The church, which began as a mission in October 1990 in Mammoth Spring, is celebrating its 12th anniversary.
The Larry Nelson family of Clinton will provide special music during the day which will include a dinner on the grounds, special activities for the children and an afternoon service.
In its 12 years the church has developed a strong mission emphasis and supports missionaries around the world. Several of the church's young people are in full-time training for missions and pastoral ministry.
Friendship Baptist conducts weekly services at Eaglecrest Nursing and Rehabilitation Center and the Fulton County jail. Bethel Baptist Mission of Tahlequah, Okla., a newly started independent Baptist Church, is sponsored by Friendship Baptist.
Pastor Mile Stanley and congregation welcome everyone to visit. Sunday school is 9:30 a.m. with morning worship at 10:40 a.m. Sunday evening service is at 6 p.m. and Wednesday service is at 7 p.m.
For more information call 856-4418 or 856-4043.