Concert at Village Baptist

Karen Peck and New River, a five-time Grammy Award Nominated and six-time GMA Dove Award Winning Southern Gospel Group, will perform at 6 p.m. Feb. 18 at Village Baptist Church in Destin. The concert is free with a love offering to be taken. Doors open at 5 p.m.

The group has had more than 18 No. 1 hits. Peck’s flawless, delightful soprano voice has made its way into the hearts of Gospel Music lovers across the country.

Allah of the Koran vs. God of the Bible Workshop

Rev. Kahn with POBLO (People of the Book Lutheran Outreach) International is presenting a free workshop, "Allah of the Koran vs. God of the Bible — How to Respond to the Challenge of Islam,” at Hope on the Beach’s main U.S. Highway 98 campus at 6:15 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 21.

Even on the beautiful beaches of the Emerald Coast we need to be equipped to share Jesus with all people groups. Rev. Kahn has practical skills to teach how to share Jesus. Please invite others to join in this exciting night.

Hope on the Beach (Hope Lutheran) is at 3834 US Hwy. 98 West on the second floor. An elevator is located at the east end of the building for convenience. For more information, call 850-267-0322 or email

Prophetic prayer conference

Cynthia Jackson Ministries Inc. will host a prophetic prayer conference, Pray Women. Pray!, Feb. 22-24 at the Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort, 9300 Emerald Coast Parkway West in Miramar Beach.

Conference times are 6-9 p.m. Feb. 22, 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Feb. 23 (with two planned breaks) and 8 a.m. to noon Feb. 24.

The conference will feature pastors and evangelists who will minister and speak about the power of prayer. Join with other women for three days of teaching, prayer, intercession, bonding, and networking.

The public and church community are invited to attend. Register online with a $30 donation at

Michael W. Smith

The Million Lights Tour with Michael W. Smith and Nathan Tasker is headed to Village Baptist Church from 6-9 p.m. March 25. Enjoy an incredible night of worship featuring all his hits plus tracks from new albums. Tickets are available at or call 1-800-965-9324.