Restoration Missionary Baptist Church, 2229 Mobberly Ave. in Longview, will have its spring revival at 7:30 p.m. nightly Wednesday-Friday. Guest speaker: The Rev. Royal Johnson of Rising Star Baptist Church in Rockdale. Its third church anniversary celebration service will be at 3 p.m. May 19. Guest speaker: The Rev. James Johnson of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church in Tyler. For information, call (903) 720-5858.

Longview Christian Women’s Connection, an affiliate of Stonecroft, is having a buffet luncheon at 11:45 a.m. Thursday at the Summit Club, 3700 Judson Road in Longview. Special music: Clyde Causey, soloist; guest speaker: Jane Schertz of Dallas will present “Why cancer was the best worse thing that ever happened to me.” Cost is $18. Make luncheon reservations by 3 p.m. Monday by calling Sue, (903) 918-5216.

First United Methodist Church, 305 W. Henderson St. in Jefferson, will celebrate its 175th anniversary May 18 and 19. A community catfish dinner is set for 5 p.m. May 18. Cost is $12 for adults and $6 for children under 6. A special service will begin at 11 a.m. May 19, followed by a fried chicken dinner. Guest speaker: Bishop Scott Jones of the Texas Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church. For information, call (903) 665-3268.

Zion Hill Baptist Church, 2504 Hynson Springs Road in Marshall, will celebrate its 126th church anniversary at 2:30 p.m. May 19. Special guest: Pastor James Russell. For information, call (903) 935-6856.

Perry Clay Chapel Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, 3704 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. in Longview, will have its annual church anniversary service at 3 p.m. May 19. Guests: The Rev. Luther L. Turner Jr. and the Holy Truth Ministries family of Longview. For information, call (903) 938-6853.

Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, 1919 Hut Horton Road in Hallsville, will celebrate its 148th anniversary with a family and friends service at 3 p.m. May 19. Guest speaker: The Rev. D.J. Nelson of Friendship Baptist Church in Longview. For information, call (903) 668-2043.

Sherman Chapel Baptist Church, 7967 Hwy 259 N. in Longview,will celebrate the Rev. Charles McCoy’s 12th pastoral anniversary at 3 p.m. May 19. Guests: The Rev. Paul Body and the Collier’s Chapel Baptist Church family of Karnack. For information, call (903) 663-2616.

Miles Memorial CME Church, 704 Frances St. in Marshall, will host its annual stewardess day celebration at 3 p.m. May 19. Guest speaker: The Rev. Mae Carter of Marshall. For information, call (903) 938-4756.

The Marshall Ministerial Alliance invites seniors from all area high schools, charter schools and home schools as well as friends, family and youth groups to a baccalaureate service at 7 p.m. May 23 at Cumberland Presbyterian Church, 501 Indian Springs Road in Marshall. Music: Marshall High School fine arts department. Speaker: The Rev. Linda Purdie, First Baptist Church of Marshall.

Faith Missionary Baptist Church, 1607 Madam Queen St. in Marshall, will observe its 20th church cnniversary at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, May 26. Special guests: Rev. Charles Tutt and Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church. For information, call (903) 935-8055.

First Christian Church, 720 N. Sixth St. in Longview, will have its annual garage sale Thursday, May 30, through Saturday, June 1. To donate items for the sale, contact Chris Shelton at (903) 353-4063. For more information, call (903) 753-7611.

Emmanuel Seventh-day Adventist Church, 1101 Indian Springs Road in Marshall, will host free bi-weekly life skills classes at 6 p.m. on the first and third Tuesdays. For information, call (903) 935-5884.

Theology on Tap, Oil Horse Brewing Co., a microbrewery at 101 W. Tyler St. in downtown Longview. A group of mostly 30-something ministers taps into a way to talk about religion away from the confined settings of a church. This group will meet at 6 p.m. on the first Tuesday of the month.

McCary’s Chapel United Methodist Church Food Pantry is open 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesdays in the Fellowship Hall, 5758 Old Highway 135 North in Liberty City, for residents of Sabine ISD. Proof of residency is required. For information, call (903) 984-5622.

— Deadline for consideration for the Saturday Religion section is 5 p.m. Wednesday. Send notices by email to or fax Religion Events to (903) 757-3742.