Daytona Briefs

Fords present Prophetic Conference 2012

Sheila Turner

The Choice Christian Workshop Center, under the direction of Prophetess Deborah Ford and Deacon Harold Ford, will present Prophetic Conference 2012.

The theme of the event, which will take place Oct. 25-27, is “A Time for Impartation.’’

The church is located at 327 S. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Services will start at 7 p.m. each night. The conference is free and open to the entire family.

Featured speakers will include:
• Thursday night, Dr. Linda Roberts, Power Pack Outreach Ministries, Claxton, Ga.

• Friday night, Prophetess Carolyn Foxx, Shield of Faith Ministries, Deltona.

• Saturday Noon Prayer Luncheon speaker is Sheila Turner. Prophetess Ford is the conference host and will speak Saturday night.

For more information, visit or email Ford at


DBPD, Amscot to give away free bicycle helmets
Free bicycle helmets for children will be given away Oct. 20 by the Daytona Beach Police Department and Amscot Financial Services.

The helmets will be handed out between 9 a.m. and noon at 979 W. International Speedway Blvd.

The giveaway is aimed at preschool and elementary school children.

The helmets will be available in three sizes: small, medium and large. They will be given away on a first-come, first-served basis.

For more information, contact DBPD at 386-671-5406 or e-mail


Church to host program for veterans
The Brotherhood of Greater Friendship Baptist Church is celebrating veterans on Sunday, Nov. 11, Veterans Day.

“We are asking all veterans to come and worship with us and let us as a church and a community say thanks for your service to God and country,” said Minister Tommie Robinson.

Robinson said veterans should wear something from their time in service or a cap to identify which branch of service they were in.

U.S. Army Captain Craig Robinson, pastor of New St. James Daytona Beach, will deliver the message at the 10:45 service.

A free breakfast will be served at 8 a.m. The church is located at 539 George Engram Blvd.

For further information, call 386-795-7770.


Services being held at Hampton Inn
Dr. Silas Johnson and Dr. Jennifer Johnson have announced the opening of the Full Counsel Bible Fellowship Campus at The Hampton Inn in Daytona Beach at 1715 W. International Speedway Blvd.

For more information, call 501-791-0600.


Obama supporters to meet Saturday
Supporters of President Barack Obama’s will meet at 347 N. Ridgewood Ave. in Daytona Beach on Saturday, Oct. 20,  at 10 a.m.

“We’re down to the final 20 days – so if we’re going to win this, we’ve got to get out and organize right now,” the Obama campaign stated in a release this week.

“Folks in Florida are planning to make this weekend a big one – by getting together to make calls, knock on doors, and have one-on-one conversations that will win this election,” the release continued.

For more information go to


Free help for job seekers
Residents interested in getting help putting together a resume and cover letter and learning how to dress for success, get interview job tips as well as being educated about work ethics are invited to participate in a free Job readiness program Nov. 5, 6, 7 at the Palmetto Park Neighborhood Network Center.

Seating is limited. The center is located at 704 Hawk Street in Daytona Beach, behind the John H. Dickerson Center. Those interested can call 386-255-4761 and ask for Ms. King. Computers and Internet services and faxing are available at the center for free.



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