Every year during the Lenten season, the Altavista Area Ministerial Association (AAMA) presents a Lenten Service every Wednesday. In lieu of Second Helping, the community is invited to hear a brief message from one of Altavista's local ministers and a local church provides bagged lunches.
- February 28: Rev. Ed Soto, Altavista Presbyterian Church
- March 7: Rev. Ben Horrocks, Lane Memorial United Methodist Church
- March 14: Pastor Wyatt Miles, Monte Vista Baptist Church
- March 21: Pastor Sam Knaus, First Southern Baptist Church
- March 28: Rev. Dawn Compton, Mt. Hermon United Methodist Church