Church event is
Second Chance Ministries Church of God in Christ will celebrate Pastor Mark Gilliam Pastoral Appreciation on Thursday and Friday.
The theme of the event is "Your Future Hope in Christ."
Services will begin on Thursday at 7 p.m. with Elder Donald Livingston of Steubenville.
Pastor Wilbur Allen III of All Saints Temple Church of God in Christ in Canton, will be the Friday guest speaker, beginning at 7 p.m.
Janet Graves is the event chairperson. It is open to the public.
Beer, wine tasting
Weirton Madonna High School will hold a beer- and wine-tasting with live and silent auctions on Oct. 25 at Williams Country Club located at 1000 Williams Drive, Weirton.
The doors open at 6 p.m., and the live auction begins at 8 p.m. Tickets are $50 in advance and $60 at the door and include hors d'oeuvres, six tasting tickets and auction registration. Tickets are available by calling Jennifer Parker at (740) 632-1567.
Auction items include a "top gun" experience as a fighter pilot for a day in a military aircraft; a sports getaway package for two; tickets to the 48th-annual Country Music Awards and an after party; a concert getaway package for two; one day at the 2014 Masters Golf Tournament; two days at the Masters Golf Tournament for two; a four-day, three-night NASCAR fan experience in Charlotte, N.C., for two; tickets to the 2014 People's Choice Awards and pre-awards reception; a trip for two to the 2014 Kentucky Derby; and a trip for two to the 2014 Super Bowl.
Williams Country Club and Wine and Beverage Merchants are the sponsors.
Proceeds benefit the Madonna Annual Fund.