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NR Church Notices for Aug. 21, 2014

SoVaNow.com / August 21, 2014
STAUNTON BAPTIST CHURCH
We will begin morning worship each Sunday at 9:00 a.m. until further notice. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Dr. P.A. Medley

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

ST. CATHERINE OF SIENA ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH
Regular weekend Mass Saturday 5:30 p.m., Sunday 9:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. in Spanish; Sacrament of Reconciliation first Friday 6:00 p.m.; weekday Mass Thursday and Friday 9:30 a.m.; Holy Hour Friday at 9:30 a.m. For more information, call 434-374-8408.

ST. PASCHAL CATHOLIC CHURCH
Regular weekend Mass Saturday 4:00 p.m., Sunday 11:00 a.m.; weekday mass Wednesday 9:30 a.m. followed by Adoration of Holy Eucharist; Sacrament of Reconciliation first Friday 6:00 p.m.; weekday Masses Thursday and Friday 9:30 a.m.; Holy Hour Friday 9:30 a.m. following 9:30 a.m. Mass.

ELKHORN BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday prayer 9:00 a.m., Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 10:45 a.m. with Rev. Voight Hairston; Bible study Tuesday 7:00 p.m.

PLEASANT GROVE CHURCH
August 24, Sunday school 8:00 a.m., worship 9:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 6:45 p.m.
Pastor Frederick Eily

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. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. John A. Elliott

VICTORY COWBOY CHURCH
Tuesday night services at 7:00 p.m. at 12014 Mountain Road, Vernon Hill. For more information, call 476-7762.

NEW BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday noon and 6:00 p.m.; Lott Carey Day August 31 at 3:00 p.m. with Rev. Frankie Jones.
Pastor, Rev. M. DeWayne Mack

BLUE WING GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday at 6:00 p.m.
Pastor Hayward Jennings, Sr.

PEACEFUL TABERNACLE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; prayer and Bible study Wednesday 6:00 p.m.; August 24, annual Homecoming with Rev. Marvin Bowman. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Jackie Stamps

McLAUGHLIN MEMORIAL CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:45 a.m.; prayers for our pastor as he battles bone cancer, donations accepted at Wells Fargo Bank Karen D. Tucker/Charlie Cancer Fund.
Pastor, Rev. Charlie Tucker

TRAYNHAM GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:30 a.m., ushers anniversary 3:00 p.m. with Rev. Haywood Smith. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. William A. Keen

ASH AVENUE BAPTIST CHURCH
August 24: 10:50 a.m. welcome, 11:00 a.m. worship; August 27, new church year committee orientation meetings.

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. Sunday morning; choir practice resumes August 27. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Charles Townsend

CHERRY HILL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Traditional worship 10:00 a.m., Sunday school 11:00 a.m. nursery available.
Pastor Patricia Neilsen


FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
August 24, Sunday school suspended, 9:00 a.m. abbreviated morning worship, then pastor fellowships with St. Matthew Baptist Church for Homecoming; prayer and Bible study suspended until September. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Frank E. Coleman, Jr.

DAN RIVER BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., praise 10:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Dwight L. Wilkerson. All are welcome to attend.

NEW ZION BAPTIST CHURCH
Worship first, third and fifth Sunday 11:00 a.m., Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship second and fourth Sunday 9:15 a.m., Sunday school 8:00 a.m.; prayer and Bible study Wednesday noon and 6:30 p.m.; gospel chorus rehearsal August 23 at 11:00 a.m.; usher ministry meets August 24 after church; casual day August 24; GPC choir rehearsal August 28 at 6:00 p.m. and August 30 at 10:00 a.m.
Pastor Willie Yancey

CODY CHURCH OF GOD OF PROPHECY
August 23, hot dog supper from 5:00-7:00 p.m., gospel sing 7:00-9:00 p.m. with Lee and Rebecca Oldham Cox. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Ava Mitchell

BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 10:55 a.m. with Rev. Tony Brooks speaking, nursery is provided; prayer/Bible study Wednesday 7:00 p.m.; choir practice Wednesday 8:00 p.m.

HACKBERRY BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; prayer Wednesday 7:00 p.m., Bible study 7:30 p.m.; third Sunday 9:45 a.m. intercessory prayer; August 24, 3:00 p.m., Pastor Carter guest speaker for Sunday school anniversary.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. Hubert Pannell

MILLSTONE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 6:00 p.m.; August 22, 7:00 p.m. pastor at Cross Roads Baptist Church for their annual revival.
Pastor Paul O. Crews

ST. MICHAEL AME CHURCH
Church school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with Dr. George W. Ford, Sr.; Bible study Wednesday at noon.

OWENS GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., testimony 10:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 6:00 p.m.; annual Homecoming August 24 at 11:00 a.m., dinner will be served.
Pastor John M. Leigh

ST. JOHN’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
August 24, 10:00 a.m., Interim Rector, Father Cleon Ross, leads in service of Holy Eucharist, followed by coffee; no Sunday school during the summer; August 27, 10:00 a.m. healing service. Call 476-6696 for more information.

GREATER BRANDON CHAPEL MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH
Annual Homecoming August 24, 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Dr. Michael Galloway, lunch will be served. All are welcome to attend.

WESLEY CHAPEL CME CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Laity will sponsor a cookout at Edmunds Park August 30 at 12:30 p.m.
Pastor, Rev. Keith Mitchell

AARON’S CREEK BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday 9:30 a.m. fellowship gathering, 10:00 a.m. Sunday school and Kids Creek, 11:00 a.m. worship; Wednesday, 7:00 p.m. Bible study and prayer. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Joe McDowell

MAIN STREET UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 9:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. with nursery provided. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Ed Rigg

NEW ARBOR BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:15 a.m., annual Homecoming this Sunday with lunch served. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Nelson C. Stamps

WILLOW OAK CHRISTIAN CHURCH
Bible classes for all ages 9;45 a.m., fellowship 10:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. Andrew Keeney and Dr. Michael Haskett ministers.

BANISTER HILL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 7:45 a.m., praise 8:45 a.m., worship 9 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 6 p.m.; male chorus anniversary Sunday; September 7, pastor’s anniversary at 3 p.m.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. William Carr

NEW EPHESUS BAPTIST CHURCH
Homecoming August 24 at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Gerald Franklin. All are welcome to attend.

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..; please see any pastor’s aid member for upcoming 2015 birthday calendar project; August 24, 11:30 a.m. Homecoming with guest speaker Rev. Frank E. Coleman, dinner will be served.
Pastor, Rev. Alfred L. Chandler

GRACE BAPTIST CHURCH
August 24: 9:00 a.m. contemporary service, 10:00 a.m. Sunday school, 11:00 a.m. traditional service, 6:00 p.m. evening service; August 27: 6:30 p.m. first night of Awana, 7:00 p.m. Bible study, 7:30 p.m. choir practice.

UNION GROVE CME CHURCH
August 22, women’s outreach ministry session at 6:00 p.m. with Ruby Pannell as guest speaker; August 23, women’s conference 9:00 a.m.-noon, free registration at 8:30 a.m., guest speaker Evangelist Nadine Chalmers and Rev. Blanche Stewart; Sunday school 9:30 a.m., praise 10:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; prayer Thursday 10:00 a.m.
Pastor, Rev. Alfred S. Parker, Jr.

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.

BANISTER MISSIONARY BAPTIST ASSOCIATION
Banister Missionary Baptist Association women’s ministry meets August 21, 5:00 p.m. at Peaceful Tabernacle Baptist Church.

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

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.; August 24, pastor at Ebenezer Pentecostal Church at 3:00 p.m.
Pastor Eld. William Howerton, Sr.

FIVE FORKS BAPTIST CHURCH
Musical program fourth Sunday in August at 3:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend.

MT. VERNON BAPTIST CHURCH
August 22, 7:00 p.m. Whisnants in concert at McCanless Methodist Church; August 23, 8:00 a.m. 3:6 Teen youth mission project; August 24, 9:30 a.m. Bible study, 11:00 a.m. worship, 4:00 p.m. Dan River Baptist Association Annual Leadership Conference; August 27, 7:30 p.m. Army Jazz Band at HCHS; August 31, special fifth Sunday offering for cemetery fund; September 6, Liberty football game, leave church 1:00 p.m.
Pastor, Rev. Bill Wilkins

COUNTY LINE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH
Prayer Saturday 7:00 a.m., senior choir will not rehearse; altar prayer Sunday 9:30 a.m., Sunday school 9:45 a.m., Homecoming at 11:00 a.m.; prayer and Bible study Wednesday 6:00 p.m.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. Otis Dillard

PINEY GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
August 14, Sunday school 9:30 a.m. so we can attend St. Matthews Homecoming; church conference August 30 at noon.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. Whitfield Scott

JETER CHAPEL BAPTIST CHURCH
It’s that time again to celebrate the youth of our church community and surrounding communities August 31, 3:00 p.m. “Sunday’s Bests.” We have chosen this theme because the youth is the best. Whenever youth are seen worshipping and praising God they are the best. Many guest choirs, dance ministry members and praise dancers will join in this celebration. Dinner will be served between services.
Pastor, Rev. AnTori D. Brown


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