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NR Church Notices for Feb. 7, 2013
SoVaNow.com / February 07, 2013SHADY GROVE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with nursery available for both; Bible study Monday at 7:00 p.m. and Thursday at 10:00 a.m.; annual soup/salad/dessert supper February 10 at 5:00 p.m.; February 12, pancake supper by UMW, there is a charge per meal. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor George Gorman
NEW ARBOR BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:15 a.m. with gospel chorus singing, Black history program at 3:00 p.m. “In Which Seat Do You Sit?” All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Nelson Stamps
CODY CHURCH OF GOD OF PROPHECY
Open Mic Gospel Sing each Friday at 7:00 p.m. All singers and musicians are invited. The women’s ministry will have a potato bar, snacks, desserts, drinks and coffee with proceeds to benefit their ministry. Join us on Highway 40 two miles west of Cody intersection about midway between Gretna and Brookneal.
Pastor Darren Massey
GRACE BAPTIST CHURCH
February 10: 9:00 a.m. contemporary service, youth leading worship, 10:00 a.m. Sunday school, 11:00 a.m. traditional worship, 1:00 p.m. Awana Grand Prix race, 4:30 p.m. mission team meeting, 6:00 p.m. evening service; February 13: 6:30 p.m. Awana clubs for ages 2-8th grade and teen Bible study, 7:00 p.m. adult Bible study, 7:45 p.m. choir practice.
SAINT JOHN’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
On Sunday Feb. 10 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 11:00 a.m. in the undercroft followed by Sunday school at 11:15 a.m. On Feb.12, St. John’s will have our annual Shrove Tuesday Pancake Meal in the undercroft from 6:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. The menu includes: pancakes, sausage, bacon, applesauce, coffee, tea, milk, and juice. On Wednesday, Feb. 13, there will be an Ash Wednesday Service at 10:00 a.m. and at 6:00 p.m. in the Chapel. The 10:00 a.m. Healing Service and the 6:00 p.m. Lenten Study/Bag Supper will resume on Wednesday, Feb. 20. On Friday, Feb. 22 there will be Stations of the Cross and Meditations at 6:00 p.m. For further information, call the church office at 476-6696.
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.; pancake supper on Shrove Tuesday, February 12, 5:00-7:00 p.m. in the fellowship hall, there is a charge per meal; Service of Ashes February 13 at 7:00 p.m.; study on Methodist beliefs Sunday at 6:00 p.m. and Monday at 10:00 a.m.; children’s choir practice Wednesday 4:30 p.m.
Pastor Ed Rigg
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.; February 10, guest speaker Eld. Edmund at 3:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Eld. William Howerton, Sr.
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 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 Monday 10:00 a.m.; Ash Wednesday service February 13 at 6:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
ST. CATHERINE OF SIENA ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH
Regular weekend Masses Saturday 4:00 p.m. and Sunday 11:00 a.m. and in Spanish at 1:00 p.m.; weekday Mass Thursday and Friday 9:30 a.m.; Holy Hour Friday following Mass.
ASBURY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Worship 9:30 a.m., nursery provided, Sunday school 10:45 a.m.
Pastor Patricia Neilsen
FERRY STREET BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 6:30 p.m.
Pastor, Rev. Frank E. Coleman, Jr.
SOUTH BOSTON CHURCH OF CHRIST
Bible study Sunday 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; midweek Bible study Wednesday 7:00 p.m.; private Bible study and free Bible correspondence available, call 575-7138.
MCKENDREE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. nursery provided.
Pastor Patricia Neilsen
UNION UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 1:00 p.m.
Pastor Mary Tharpe
VICTORY COWBOY CHURCH
We will have 7:00 p.m. services each Tuesday at 12014 Mountain Road, Vernon Hill. For more information, call 476-7762..
HICKORY GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship second and fourth Sunday 11:00 a.m.; February 10, afternoon service at 2:30 p.m. Black History program with Keaunte Clements, Ms. Silva Patrick, Mrs. Erma Hamior, Deacon Reed Hite, Ms. Carolyn Lewis and others.
ST. MICHAEL AME CHURCH
Pastor Gloria Skinner-Pettiford and church family invite you to Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and worship at 11:00 a.m.
BERRY HILL BAPTIST CHURCH
Pastor Haynes and church family invite you to Sunday school at 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. male chorus singing.
FIRST CROSS ROADS BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Wednesday Bible study at 7:00 p.m.; children’s church during morning worship and nursery is available for both services.
Pastor R. Dan Ward
NEW BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school at 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday at noon and 6:30 p.m.; February 10, Soul Food Feast after worship; February 10, 3:00 p.m. Black History program with Rev. Byrd Blackwell.
Pastor, Rev. M. DeWayne Mack
TRINITY EPISCOPAL CHURCH
Holy Eucharist Sunday at 11:00 a.m., Sunday school for children at 10:00 a.m., refreshments to follow service. Ash Wednesday, February 13, marks the beginning of Lent for Christians of many denominations. Ashes are a symbol of repentance and sorrow for our sins. We will offer Ashes and Holy Eucharist on Wednesday, February 13 at 7:30 a.m. The South Boston Community Lenten Lunch series, hosted by First Presbyterian Church, 800 N. Main Street, will also offer Ashes at noon on Ash Wednesday, following a brown bag lunch. All are welcome to attend.
PLEASANT GROVE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH
If you would like to participate in the 125th church family director, call 575-5221 or 222-7307, deadline February 9; church school 8:00 a.m., worship and gospel chorus 9:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.
Pastor Frederick Eily
EBENEZER BAPTIST CHURCH
Pastor Delano Medley and church family invite to worship Sunday, February 10, 11:00 a.m. “Black History in Action” with guest speaker Brother Dwight Coleman.
Pastor D.L. Medley
CHERRY HILL UMC
Worship 10:00 a.m., Sunday school 11:00 a.m.; choir practice Tuesday 7:00 p.m.; administrative council meeting February 12 at 7:00 p.m.; Ash Wednesday service with Communion and Distribution of Ashes February 13 at 7:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Barbara Parker
BLUE WING GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; prayer/Bible study each Wednesday at 6:00 p.m.; Tuck’s musical program February 23 at 4:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
COUNTY LINE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH
Altar prayer 9:30 a.m., Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; pastor in revival February 13, 7:00 p.m. at Elkhorn Baptist Church; senior missionaries and continuing education Valentine dinner February 9 at Meadville Center at 4:00 p.m.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. Otis Dillard
WESLEY CHAPEL CME CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; February 10, 3:00 p.m. Black history program; February 17, 3:00 p.m. Rev. Bruce Featherson delivers the message for our 133rd church anniversary. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Keith Mitchell
MT. VERNON BAPTIST CHURCH
February 8, Dan River Association Youth Big Winter Event 6:30 p.m. at Dan River Baptist; February 10, 10:00 a.m. Sunday school, Bible study, local mission in action ministry meeting, 11:00 a.m. worship, 12:01 p.m. deacons and deaconess meeting; February 10-17, WMU Focus Week; February 12, 10:00 a.m. women’s Bible study, 10:30 p.m. unload truck at Good Shepherd Food Ministry; February 15-16, 8:45 a.m. distribute food at Good Shepherd, 5:00 p.m. 3:6 Teen spaghetti supper at Pleasant Grove Christian Church.
Pastor, Rev. Bill Wilkins
ASH AVENUE BAPTIST CHURCH
February 10: 10:00 a.m. Sunday school, 10:50 a.m. praise, 11:00 a.m. worship, 5:45 p.m. adult handbell choir rehearsal, 6:30 p.m. evening worship and winter Bible study, GAs, RAs and Mission Friends; February 13: 5:30 p.m. supper, 7:00 p.m. discipleship and prayer gathering and children’s Bible drill; a nursery is available up to age 3.
WILLOW OAK CHRISTIAN CHURCH
Bible classes for all ages 9:30 a.m., fellowship 10:15 a.m., adult and children’s worship 11:00 a.m., kids and teens service 4:00 p.m.; Wednesday choir practice 6:30 p.m., praise team practice 7:15 p.m. Andrew Keeney and Mike Haskett ministers.
HALIFAX BAPTIST CHURCH
Steak supper February 9, 6:00 p.m., tickets available at the door, there is a charge per meal; hot dogs will also be available. Entertainment will be “No so newlywed game.” All are welcome.
Pastor Eddie Collins
HALIFAX UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Children and adult Sunday school 10:00 a.m., traditional worship 11:00 a.m., nursery and children’s church provided.
Pastor, Rev. Randy Williams
ELKHORN BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with Singing Angels Plus rendering music and message “Battling Youthful Temptations.”
Pastor Dr. C. Lewis Motley
NEW ZION BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 6:30 p.m.; missionaries seek canned goods for Harvest House; pastor aid ministry meets February 9 at 10:00 a.m., missionaries meet 11:00 a.m., church conference at noon.
Pastor Willie Yancey
TRAYNHAM GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:30 a.m., Sunday school anniversary at 3:00 p.m. with Rev. Daniel Elmore; Bible study/prayer each Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. William A. Keen
MT. OLIVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Welcome to Sunday school at 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Brandon Smith and youth choir singing; noonday prayer Wednesday and Bible study at 7:00 p.m.; February 24, 3:00 p.m. ushers musical program with guest HYM.
WILLIAMS TEMPLE CME CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 7:00 p.m.; February 10, Men and Women’s Day; February 20, Lenten Service at 7:00 p.m. All welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. George R. Brown
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 each Wednesday 7:00 p.m.; annual Black history service February 10 at 3:00 p.m.
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.; Tuesday prayer and Bible study at 6:30 p.m.; Black history program February 24 at 4:00 p.m.
BETH CAR BAPTIST CHURCH
Prayer, announcements and refreshments Sunday at 9:45 a.m., Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; new class next Sunday in the sanctuary at 9:30 a.m. “Why Am I Here?”
Pastor Dr. Michael Parnell
MCLAUGHLIN MEMORIAL CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:45 a.m., 3:30 p.m. 47th anniversary for our missionary department with Rev. Elrick Tucker.
Pastor, Elder Charlie C. Tucker
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