Features http://www.gadcotimes.com/features/todaysfeatures en Retired lawyer, Quincy native to give EGHS commencement address http://www.gadcotimes.com/content/retired-lawyer-quincy-native-give-eghs-commencement-address <img src="http://www.gadcotimes.com/sites/www.gadcotimes.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_2875.jpg" alt="Gene Johnson poses with Superintendent Reginald James in the latter&#039;s office. Johnson has known James since James was a baby and the two have been friends for about 20 years." title="Gene Johnson poses with Superintendent Reginald James in the latter&#039;s office. Johnson has known James since James was a baby and the two have been friends for about 20 years." align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> When Gene Johnson gives the graduation commencement speech to East Gadsden&rsquo;s Class of 2015 this May, he hopes to impart to them the mindset that helped him rise from being a service attendant on a train to being a defense attorney with the department of justice in Washington, D.C.</p> <p> &ldquo;You have to have in your mind the willingness to achieve,&rdquo; Johnson said. &ldquo;Whatever obstacles there are, you have to be able to deal with them.&rdquo;</p> Praise & Worship http://www.gadcotimes.com/content/praise-worship-1 <img src="http://www.gadcotimes.com/sites/www.gadcotimes.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/0512_church_pick.jpg" alt="Mt. Calvary Primitive Baptist Church is at 7095 Bainbridge Highway, Quincy. " title="Mt. Calvary Primitive Baptist Church is at 7095 Bainbridge Highway, Quincy. " align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Summer camp<br /> experience with a Chick-Fil-A flair<br /> Chick-Fil-A WinShape camp is coming to Quincy, Aug. 8 through 12. Come be a part of this incredible adventure combining sports, recreation, arts, Bible study and worship into one incredible week. WinShape Camps provide a professionally trained staff to help create meaningful, unforgettable and fun-filled day camp experience in your community. Camp site will be First Baptist Church, 210 W. Washington St., Quincy.<br /> To check out the camp, go to: http://camps.winshape.org/camps-for-communities/<br /> Praise & Worship http://www.gadcotimes.com/content/praise-worship-0 <img src="http://www.gadcotimes.com/sites/www.gadcotimes.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/0505_church_pick.jpg" alt="All Nations Praise and Worship Ministries is at 108 N. Madison St., Quincy. " title="All Nations Praise and Worship Ministries is at 108 N. Madison St., Quincy. " align="left" hspace="6" /><p> <strong>Summer camp<br /> experience with a Chick-Fil-A flair</strong><br /> Chick-Fil-A WinShape camp is coming to Quincy, Aug. 8 through 12. Come be a part of this incredible adventure combining sports, recreation, arts, Bible study and worship into one incredible week. WinShape Camps provide a professionally trained staff to help create meaningful, unforgettable and fun-filled day camp experience in your community. Camp site will be First Baptist Church, 210 W. Washington St., Quincy.<br /> To check out the camp, go to: http://camps.winshape.org/camps-for-communities/<br /> Praise & Worship April 16, 2016 http://www.gadcotimes.com/content/praise-worship-april-16-2016 <img src="http://www.gadcotimes.com/sites/www.gadcotimes.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/0414_church_pick.jpg" alt="St. Paul’s Episcopal Church is at 10 W. King St., Quincy. " title="St. Paul’s Episcopal Church is at 10 W. King St., Quincy. " align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Conference coming to Deliverance Temple<br /> Mark your calendar for Deliverance Temple Ministries&rsquo; (DTM) 2016 Impact Conference, which will be at 7:30 p.m. daily, April 13 to 15, with speakers: &nbsp;Bishop Victor Powell (April 13), senior pastor of the Rhema Word Cathedral in Albany, Ga.; and Pastor Mark Baker (April 14 and 15) founding pastor of Greater Work Than These Ministries in Brunswick, Ga.&nbsp;<br /> &nbsp;Don&rsquo;t miss this powerful conference that has been carefully designed to impact your life for the rest of your life.&nbsp;The community is invited.<br /> Grace Notes February 25, 2016 http://www.gadcotimes.com/content/grace-notes-february-25-2016 <p> <strong>By NANCY KENNEDY</strong><br /> Ask a group of restaurant servers which is their least favorite shift to work and their number one answer will be Sunday after church.<br /> <br /> It seems we churchgoers are a cranky bunch when we&rsquo;re hungry, and that&rsquo;s putting it politely.<br /> <br /> Their consensus of us is that we&rsquo;re demanding and rude. We sit in large groups and stay longer than we should, discussing the morning&rsquo;s sermon (or latest church gossip), commenting on the heathens at the nearby table drinking Bloody Marys.<br /> <br /> Praise & Worship February 25, 2016 http://www.gadcotimes.com/content/praise-worship-february-25-2016 <p> <strong>Women&rsquo;s conference set in Alabama</strong><br /> The eighth annual Women of Power Conference will be Feb. 25 to 27 at beautiful Lake Point Resort in Eufala, Ala. Whether you are seeking healing, salvation, spiritual renewal or just a closer walk with God you don&rsquo;t want to miss this conference, unlike any other. Guest speakers include: the Rev. Cliff Kirkland, Evang. Polly Armstrong, Sis. Janie Kirkland, Rev. Eva Howell, Sis. Judy Glisson. For information, visit www.womenofpower2009.com or kdurden573@mail.com/. Phone: 850-209-8429 or glissonjudy@yahoo.com<br /> From the Chaplain's Desk http://www.gadcotimes.com/content/chaplains-desk <p> <strong>By Chaplain Bobby Key<br /> </strong></p> Grace Notes February 18, 2016 http://www.gadcotimes.com/content/grace-notes-february-18-2016 <p> <strong>By NANCY KENNEDY<br /> </strong></p>