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NR Church Notices for April 25, 2013

SoVaNow.com / April 25, 2013
GRACE BAPTIST CHURCH
April 28: 9:00 a.m. contemporary service, 10:00 a.m. Sunday school, 11:00 a.m. tradition service, 6:00 p.m. evening worship; May 1: 6:30 p.m. Awana closing ceremony.

NEW HOPE CME CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. fourth Sunday with Pastor Darryl Dennis; weight rally money due fourth Sunday.

MILLSTONE BAPTIST CHURCH
Annual Friends and Family Day this Sunday at 3:00 p.m. with Pastor John Elliott as guest speaker, lunch will be served between services; Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 6:00 p.m.
Pastor Paul Crews

BERRY HILL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; prayer and Bible study Wednesday 6:30 p.m.; church conference April 27 at 9:00 a.m.
Pastor, Rev. Ronnie Haynes

ASH AVENUE BAPTIST CHURCH
April 28: 10:00 a.m. Sunday school, 10:50 a.m. praise, 11:00 a.m. worship, nursery available up to age 3; May 1: 5:30 p.m. supper, 7:00 p.m. adult VBS; May 11, youth VBS 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.; children’s VBS June 9-14.

TRINITY EPISCOPAL CHURCH
Holy Eucharist each Sunday at 11:00 a.m.; Christian Formation (Sunday school) for children at 10:00 a.m. Refreshments are served after service. Call 572-4513 for more information.

NEW ARBOR BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:15 a.m. with senior choir singing. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Nelson Stamps

HACKBERRY BAPTIST CHURCH
April 24, 7:00 p.m. mass choir at Judah House; April 28, 3:00 p.m. Hats and All That; Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Wednesday prayer 7:00 p.m., Bible study 7:30 p.m.; third Sunday intercessory prayer 9:45 a.m.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. Hubert Pannell

EBENEZER BAPTIST CHURCH
Pastor Delano Medley and church family invite you to Spring revival April 29-May 3, 7:00 p.m. nightly with Rev. Doctor Larry Covington and different choirs nightly.

MCLAUGHLIN MEMORIAL CHURCH
April 26, Rev. Eula Payne-Williams guest speaker for women’s conference; women’s conference April 27, registration 9:00 a.m. with Ministers Tonya Verbal and Monica Williams; men’s conference April 27, 10:00 a.m. at Holiday Inn Express, speaker Rev. Radford Rogers, call 575-5746 or 336-392-8864 for information; April 28, 4:00 p.m. Min. Allison McLaughlin Garnett guest speaker.
Pastor Elder Charlie C. Tucker, Jr.

ST. MICHAEL AME CHURCH
Pastor Gloria Skinner-Pettiford and church family invite you to Sunday school at 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.

VICTORY COWBOY CHURCH
Services Tuesday, April 30, 7:00 p.m. at 12014 Mountain Road, Vernon Hill.

CRYSTAL HILL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study each Wednesday at noon and 7:00 p.m.; April 29-May 1, 7:00 p.m. nightly Spring revival with Dr. Louis S. Leigh, Jr.
Pastor Dr. Louis S. Leigh, Sr.

ST. MATTHEW BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship second and fourth Sunday 11:30 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 7:00 p.m.; revival April 22-26 at 7:00 p.m. nightly with Rev. Frank Coleman and guest choirs nightly.
Pastor, Rev. Alfred L. Chandler

MAIN STREET UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with nursery provided; Bible study Tuesday 10:30 a.m.; children’s choir Wednesday 4:30 p.m.
Pastor Ed Rigg

SHADY GROVE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with nursery available for both; breakfast 8:30 a.m. April 28; Bible studies Monday’s at 7:00 p.m. and Thursday 10:00 a.m.; Saturday, May 4, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 noon pack meals for StopHungerNow in the fellowship hall.
Pastor George Gorman

GREATER BRANDON CHAPEL MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH
Ushers anniversary Sunday, April 28, 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Gerald Brandon as guest speaker. All are welcome to attend.

CHRIST TEMPLE BLUEROCK APOSTOLIC CHURCH
Spring revival May 8-10 at 7:00 p.m. nightly with Evang. Vernell Palmer; prayer Saturday, May 11 breakfast 9:00 a.m.; One hundred women in white May 19, 3:00 p.m. guest speaker Suff. Bishop Leonia Palmer; Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:30 a.m.; prayer Tuesday 6:00 p.m.; Bible study Thursday 7:00 p.m.
Pastor District Elder Donald Johnson

SAINT JOHN’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
On Sunday, April 28 at 10:00 a.m. the Interim Rector Rev. Ross will lead the congregation in the celebration of Holy Eucharist. Coffee Time will be held at 11 a.m. in the undercroft and at 11:15 Sunday school will be held for all children and adults. On Wednesday, May 1, there will be a Healing Service at 10:00 a.m. in the Chapel. The 6:00 p.m. book study is canceled until further notice. On May 19 a special Blessing of the Animals Service will be held at Bill and Jane Carlton Confroy’s farm. For further information, call the church office at 476-6696. Interim Rector Rev. Cleon Ross

UNION UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 1:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Mary Tharpe

EBENEZER CME CHURCH
Spring Tea, April 28, 4:00-6:00 p.m. Everyone is invited to come, enjoy a cup of tea, fellowship, food and
Children’s fashion show. Ladies and gentlemen are asked to wear
spring hats.
Pastor, Rev. Andre Williamson

HICKORY GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; April 27, deacons, trustees, trustee aids meeting 11:00 a.m.; April 28, 11:00 a.m. worship; May 4, 5:00 p.m. gospel chorus 42nd anniversary.
Pastor T.E. Betts

PEACEFUL TABERNACLE BAPTIST CHURCH
Pastor’s anniversary service April 28 at 3:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Jackie Stamps

COUNTY LINE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH
Altar prayer 9:30 a.m., Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Spring revival Friday with Dr. William A. Keen; Bridled Tongue Poetry Slam April 27 at 1:00 p.m.; prayer and Bible study Wednesday 7:00 p.m.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. Otis Dillard

WESLEY CHAPEL CME CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Keith Mitchell; church conference May 7 at 6:00 p.m.; May 12, trustee board will have a Mother’s Day service at noon. All are welcome to attend.

ZION GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship first and third Sunday 11:15 a.m.; church conference first Saturday in May at 2:00 p.m.; prayer and Bible study Wednesday 6:00 p.m.; dedication of new additional first Sunday in May during worship.
Pastor, Rev. Jefferson Goode

ST. CATHERINE OF SIENA ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH
Regular weekend Masses Saturday 4:00 p.m. and Sunday 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. in Spanish; weekday Mass Thursday and Friday 9:30 a.m.; Holy Hour Friday following Mass. Call 434-374-8408 for more information.

ST. PASCHAL BAYLON CATHOLIC CHURCH
Regular weekend Masses Saturday 6:00 p.m. and Sunday 9:00 a.m.; weekday Mass Wednesday 9:30 a.m. followed by Adoration of the Holy Eucharist; Rev. John Kazibwe, pastor, or Rev. Jaime Guardado, parochial vicar will be Celebrant; Sacrament of Reconciliation Saturday 5:30 p.m.; scripture study Sunday 5:00 p.m. followed by the Rosary; Peaceful Dove prayer group meets each Monday at 10:00 a.m. For more information, call 572-2285.

SOUTH BOSTON CHURCH OF CHRIST
Sunday Bible study 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 7:00 p.m.; private Bible study and free Bible correspondence available at 575-7138.

OUR LADY OF PEACE CATHOLIC CHURCH APPOMATTOX
Traditional Latin Mass May 5 at 3:00 p.m. Call 434-352-7976 for more information.

DAN RIVER VIEW MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH
Men’s Day April 28, 3:00 p.m. with guest speaker Dea. William E. Coleman. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Samuel Burton

UNION GROVE CME CHURCH
Bible study Wednesday 6:00 p.m.; April 26, 6:00 p.m. women’s ministry guest speaker Evangelist Bessie Sydnor, youth choir rehearsal 7:15 p.m.; April 27, 2:00 p.m. missionaries Ten Commandments/Spring Tea at Union Ruritan Club; April 28, Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 10:45 a.m.
Pastor, Rev. Alfred S. Parker, Jr.

HOUSEHOLD OF FAITH APOSTOLIC CHURCH
Sunday school 10:15 a.m., worship 11:30 a.m.; prayer and Bible study Wednesday 7:00 p.m.; first and third Saturday prayer 8:00 a.m.; April 28, guest speaker Bishop Ray Stevenson at 4:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Eld. William Howerton, Sr.

ELKHORN BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. “A God Approved Extreme Makeover.”
Pastor Dr. C. Lewis Motley

PLEASANT GROVE CHURCH
April 26, church family directory photo sessions 5:00-7:00; April 28, church family directory photo sessions 10:00-2:00; April 28, church school 8:00 a.m., worship 9:00 a.m., usher ministry musical 4:00 p.m.; Bible study resumes May 8 at 6:30 p.m.
Pastor Frederick Eily

NEW BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday at noon and 6:30 p.m.; Culinary Day April 38 at 3:00 p.m. with Rev. Willie Yancey.
Pastor, Rev. M. DeWayne Mack

NEW VERNON BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; prayer and Bible study Tuesday 11:30 a.m. and Wednesday 7:00 p.m.
Pastor, Rev. John Anthony

TRAYNHAM GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:30 a.m.; senior choir anniversary with Rev. Samuel L. Leigh at 3:00 p.m. Sunday; movie at the Annex Saturday 6:30 p.m.; Bible study and prayer 6:30 p.m. Saturday.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. William A. Keen

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH FERRY STREET
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday noon and 6:30 p.m.; Homecoming committees meet following worship.
Pastor, Rev. Frank E. Coleman, Jr.

BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 10:55 a.m. with nursery provided; prayer and Bible study Wednesday 7:00 p.m., choir practice 8:00 p.m.
Pastor, Rev. Lewis Wall

BANISTER HILL C.M.E. CHURCH
Rev. Richardson and church family invite you to worship first, third and fourth Sunday, Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:30 a.m.; revival May 1-3 with different speakers each night at 7:30 p.m.

ST. PAUL CME CHURCH
We invite you to worship first and third Sunday, praise and worship 10:00 a.m., regular worship 10:15 a.m., Sunday school each Sunday 9:00 a.m.; Bible study first and third Saturday at noon; annual Steward Day May 19 at 3:00 p.m. with guest speaker Rev. Joyce Orr.

ZION HILL MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 6:45 p.m.
Pastor, Rev. Rodney Dillard

NEW LIFE BAPTIST CHURCH
Pastor Paul W. Bruce and church family invite you to Sunday school at 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; prayer and Bible study Wednesday 7:00 p.m.

NEW SHILOH BAPTIST CHURCH
Pastor Sylvester Crawley and church family invite you to Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Tuesday prayer and Bible study 6:30 p.m.; Shiloh Voices anniversary April 28 at 3:00 p.m.

BANISTER BAPTIST MISSIONARY
ASSOCIATION
The women’s ministry meets April 25, 5:00 p.m. at Peaceful Tabernacle Baptist Church.

BANISTER BAPTIST MISSIONARY
CONVENTION
The convention meets April 27, 10:00 a.m. at Peaceful Tabernacle Baptist Church.

BLUE WING GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; inspirational choir at New Shiloh April 28 at 3:00 p.m.; prayer/Bible study resumes May 1 at 6:00 p.m.; Ten Commandment service May 5 at 3:00 p.m. with Sis. Pamela Garland, Sis. Barbara Johnson, Minister Danyelle Clauden, Sis. Deloris Suit and Bro. Cedric Stovall.
Pastor Hayward Jennings, Sr.

MT. VERNON BAPTIST CHURCH
April 26, Durham Bulls game, leave church 4:30 p.m.; April 28, 10:00 a.m. Sunday school, 11:00 a.m. worship, 12:01 p.m. quarterly church business meeting; April 30, 9:30 a.m. women’s Bible study; May 2, 6:45 p.m. National Day of Prayer at HCHS, 7:00 p.m. community watch and crime prevention meeting at Oak Level Fire Dept.
Pastor, Rev. Bill Wilkins

WILLIAMS TEMPLE C.M.E. CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; prayer and Bible study Wednesday 7:00 p.m.; May 5, 20th pastoral anniversary celebration 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Stan Hood, 3:00 p.m. Rev. Alfred Parker. Dinner will be served.
Pastor, Rev. George R. Brown


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