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NR Church Notices for Feb. 13, 2014

SoVaNow.com / February 12, 2014
BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 10:55 a.m. with Pastor Greg Smith, nursery provided; church council meets after worship; 7:00 p.m. Sunday “How to Share Your Faith” workshop; Wednesday 7:00 p.m. prayer/Bible study, 8:00 p.m. choir practice.

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

HALIFAX UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Children and adult Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. nursery and children’s church offered. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Randy Williams

EBENEZER BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with Black history speaker Sister Juanita Johnson, M.S., L.P.C.; February 23, guest speaker Mr. Jessie Wimbish. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Delano Medley

BETH CAR BAPTIST CHURCH
Prayer, announcements and refreshments Sunday 9:45 a.m., Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with nursery provided.
Pastor Dr. Michael Parnell

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

WILLOW OAK CHRISTIAN CHURCH
Bible classes for all ages 9:45 a.m., fellowship 10:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m., 4:30 p.m. youth night for ages 5-18; choir practice Wednesday 6:30 p.m.; Andrew Keeney and Dr. Michael Haskett, ministers.

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.; Black history program February 15 at 3:00 p.m.
Pastor John M. Leigh

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; prayer and Bible study Wednesday at noon and 6:30 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Frank E. Coleman, Jr.

SAINT JOHN’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
February 16, 10:00 a.m. Service of Holy Eucharist followed by coffee, Sunday school 11:15 a.m.; Tuesday book study is cancelled until further notice; February 19, healing service 10:00 a.m. in the chapel. For more information, call 476-6696.
Interim Rector Rev. Cleon Ross

NEW ZION BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday at noon; missionaries seek canned food for Harvest House; male chorus rehearsal February 15 at 11:00 a.m.; youth ministry meets February 19 at 6:00 p.m.
Pastor Willie Yancey

MAIN STREET UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with nursery provided; children’s choir Wednesday 4:30 p.m.; men’s Bible study Saturday 7:30 a.m. at Bojangles near Lowes; Healing service February 18 at 6:30 p.m.; Jane Jones Food Pantry distribution February 19 from 9:00-noon; UMW dinner meeting February 19, 6:00 p.m. there is a cost.
Pastor Ed Rigg

ST. MATTHEW BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship second and fourth Sunday 11:30 a.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Alfred L. Chandler

GRACE BAPTIST CHURCH
February 16: 9:00 a.m. contemporary service, 10:00 a.m. Sunday school, 11:00 a.m. traditional service, 6:00 p.m. evening service; February 19: 6:30 p.m. Awana clubs, 7:00 p.m. Bible study.

JETER CHAPEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Black history celebration February 16, 3:00 p.m. with guest preacher Rev. Eugene Lea, dinner will be served. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. AnTori D. Brown

ZION GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship first and third Sunday 11:00 a.m. with guest minister Rev. Maurice Ferrell Feb. 16.

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

ASH AVENUE BAPTIST CHURCH
February 15: 8:30 a.m. men’s fellowship at Common Grounds; February 16: WMU Sunday with ladies leading the service, lunch to follow, 9:45 a.m. prayer, 10:00 a.m. Sunday school, 10:50 a.m. welcome, 11:00 a.m. worship, 5:45 p.m. handbell choir rehearsal, 6:30 p.m. evening worship, 7:15 p.m. worship choir rehearsal, a nursery is provided up to age 3; February 19: 5:30 p.m. supper, 6:30 p.m. children’s Bible drill and prayer and men and women’s studies.

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.

SHADY GROVE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with nursery available for both services. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Charles Townsend

BANISTER HILL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., praise 10:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Wednesday prayer and Bible study 6:00 p.m.; ward a meeting February 18 at 6:30 p.m.; family and friends day February 23 at 11:00 a.m. with black history dinner.
Pastor Dr. William Carr

PLEASANT GROVE CHURCH
February 16, church school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with Holy Communion observed; midweek service Wednesday 6:45 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Frederick Eily

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
Black history program February 16 at 3:00 p.m. with Dr. Patricia Crews as guest speaker, along with skits and singing; Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with lunch served.
Pastor R.S. Wimbish

WESLEY CHAPEL CME CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; February 16, 3:00 p.m., 134th church anniversary with guest speaker Rev. John Elliott. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Keith Mitchell

COUNTY LINE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH
Prayer Saturday 7:00 a.m.; altar prayer Sunday 9:30 a.m., Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with black history speaker Christopher Clark; Sisterhood of Faith meets February 17 at 11:00 a.m.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. Otis Dillard

MILLSTONE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 6:00 p.m.
Pastor Paul O. Crews

BETHLEHEM BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship first and third Sunday 11:30 a.m. with annual old fashion dinner.
Pastor, Rev. Moses N. Dixon

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

BERRY HILL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 8:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with Black history program February 16; March 8, 5:00 p.m. usher’s ministry musical program. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Ronnie Haynes

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

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.


BETHEL GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
February 16, Sunday school 9:45 a.m.; February 20, Bible study 7:00 p.m.; February 22, combined choir rehearsal; February 23, worship/soul food day 11:30 a.m. with Rev. Marvin Bowman as guest speaker. All are welcome to attend.

MT. VERNON BAPTIST CHURCH
February 14, 9:00 a.m. distribute food at Good Shepherd; February 15, 8:45 a.m. distribute food at Good Shepherd, 9:00 a.m. DRBA firewood available at Aarons Creek Baptist Church, 6:00 p.m. Winter Jam in Greensboro, NC, leave church 1:00 p.m.; February 18, 9:30 a.m. women’s Bible study; February 22, 7:00 a.m. breakfast and stew at Oak Level Fire Department; February 28, 6:30 p.m. DRBA big winter event at Ash Avenue Baptist; March 3, 4:00 p.m. Son of God movie at World of Sports.
Pastor, Rev. Bill Wilkins

BANISTER MISSIONARY BAPTIST ASSOCIATION
Outreach ministry February 13, 4:00 p.m. at Italian Delight; women’s ministry prayer breakfast February 22 at 9:00 a.m. at Meadville Center with Mrs. Tonya Peterson “Places We Must Go”; All are welcome to attend.

UNION GROVE CME CHURCH
February 15, usher board meeting 9:00 a.m., mass choir rehearsal 10:00 a.m., board of evangelism meeting 12:15 p.m., praise team in concert 5:00 p.m.; Sunday school 9:30 a.m., praise 10:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m., black history celebration 3:00 p.m. with Elder William Howerton; Bible study Wednesday 6:00 p.m.; prayer Thursday 10:00 a.m.
Pastor, Rev. Alfred S. Parker, Jr.


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