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NR Church Notices for Jan. 2, 2013
SoVaNow.com / January 02, 2014SOUTH BOSTON CHURCH OF CHRIST
Sunday morning Bible study 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; midweek Bible study Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.; private Bible study is available by request.
ST. PASCHAL BAYLON CATHOLIC CHURCH
Regular weekend Mass Saturday 6 p.m. and Sunday 9 a.m.; Wednesday Mass 9:30 a.m. followed by Adoration of the Holy Eucharist; Sacrament of Reconciliation Saturday 5:30 p.m.; scripture study Sunday 4 p.m. followed by the Rosary; Peaceful Dove Prayer group meets Monday 10 a.m. All are welcome to attend.
ST. CATHERINE OF SIENA ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH
Regular weekend Mass Saturday 4:00 p.m. and Sunday 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. in Spanish; Thursday and Friday Mass 9:30 a.m.; Holy Hour Friday following Mass.
ST. MATTHEW BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10 a.m., worship second and fourth Sunday 11:30 a.m.; Jan. 4, 10 a.m. church meeting; January 26, install officers during worship.
Pastor, Rev. Alfred L. Chandler
CRYSTAL HILL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11 a.m.; Bible study each Wednesday at noon and 7 p.m.; Jan. 3, 7 p.m. quarterly church meeting.
Pastor, Dr. Louis S. Leigh, Sr.
BANISTER HILL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., praise 10:45 a.m., worship 11 a.m.; Bible study resumes Jan. 8 at 6 p.m.; building fund committee stew Jan.4 at 11 a.m.
Pastor Dr. William Carr
CHERRY HILL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Worship 10:00 a.m., Sunday school 11:00 a.m. Nursery available.
Pastor Patricia Neilsen
MILLSTONE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11 a.m.; Bible study resumes Jan. 8 at 6 p.m.
Pastor Paul O. Crews
WILLOW OAK CHRISTIAN CHURCH
Bible classes for all ages 9:45 a.m., fellowship 10:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m., youth service 4:00 p.m. for 1-12 graders; choir practice Wednesday 6:30 p.m. Andrew Keeney and Dr. Michael Haskett, ministers.
OUR LADY OF PEACE CATHOLIC CHURCH
Traditional Latin Mass January 5 at 3:00 p.m. at the corner of Oak Leigh Avenue and River Ridge Road. Call 434-352-7976 for more information.
HOUSEHOLD OF FAITH APOSTOLIC CHURCH
Sunday school 10:15 a.m., jubilee 11:30 a.m., prayer and Bible study Wednesday 7:00 p.m.; first and third Saturday prayer 8:00 a.m. All are welcome to attend.
SAINT JOHN’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
On Sunday, January 6 at 10:00 a.m. the Interim Rector, Father Cleon Ross, will lead the congregation in a Service of Holy Eucharist followed by coffee time in the undercroft. There will be Sunday School for all ages at 11:15. On Tuesday, January 8, there will be a bag supper at 6:00 p.m. followed by a book study in the undercroft. On Wednesday, January 9, there will be a Healing Service at 10:00 a.m. in the chapel. Interim Rector Rev. Cleon Ross
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 each Tuesday 6:30 p.m.
PINEY GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship first and third Sunday 11:30 a.m.; church conference January 4 at noon.
HICKORY GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m.; January 5, 3:00 p.m. gospel music extravaganza; worship second and fourth Sunday 11:00 a.m.; January 26, 2:30 p.m. Family and Friends Day, lunch at 1:15 p.m.
Pastor T.E. Betts
PLEASANT GROVE CHURCH
January 5, church school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; church conference January 8 at 6:30 p.m.; midweek service resumes January 15 at 6:30 p.m.
HALIFAX COUNTY USHER’S
UNION AND VICINITY
The Union meets January 4 at Elkhorn Baptist Church, 2:00 p.m. president’s council, 3:00 p.m. business session.
ASH AVENUE BAPTIST CHURCH
January 5: 9:45 a.m. prayer, 10:00 a.m. Sunday school, 10:50 a.m. welcome, 11:00 a.m. worship with Lord’s supper, 5:45 p.m. handbell choir rehearsal, 7:15 p.m. worship choir rehearsal, Sunday evening celebration resumes January 12; January 8: 6:30 p.m. children’s Bible drill, 6:30 p.m. prayer and Bible study. A nursery is provided up to age 3.
NEW SHILOH BAPTIST CHURCH, NATHALIE
Pastor Sylvester Crawley along with the church family wish you a Happy New Year. Come begin your New Year with us beginning at 9:30 a.m. Sunday School and at 11 a.m. regular service. Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. we are engaged in prayer and Bible study.
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
MAIN STREET UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with nursery provided; children’s choir resumes January 22 at 4:30 p.m.
Pastor Ed Rigg
FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; 2014 theme “Equipping Disciples for the Work of the Kingdom”; baptism Sunday at 10:00 a.m.
Pastor Frank E. Coleman, Jr.
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.; prayer and Bible study Wednesday 6:00 p.m.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. Otis Dillard
DAN RIVER BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., praise 10:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; usher’s workshop February 1 at 10:00 a.m. for senior and junior ushers. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Dwight L. Wilkerson
HALIFAX UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Children and adult Sunday school 10 a.m., traditional service 11 a.m. with Holy Communion; nursery and children’s church provided.
Pastor, Rev. Randy Williams
SUNNYSIDE BAPTIST ASSOCIATION WOMEN’S MINISTRY
We will host a business meeting Jan. 4, 10 a.m. at First Baptist Church Virgilina.
UNION GROVE CME CHURCH
January 4, prayer 7:00 a.m., church conference 9:00 a.m. gospel ensemble rehearsal 10:00 a.m.; January 5, Sunday school 9:30 a.m., praise 10:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with Holy Communion; January 12, board of evangelism service with Rev. John Elliott; prayer Thursday 10:00 a.m.
Pastor, Rev. Alfred S. Parker, Jr.
BANISTER MISSIONARY BAPTIST
Women’s ministry and youth ministry workshop January 11, 10:00 a.m. “Life’s Challenges” with guest minister Vealer Staten at Banister, Staunton River and Sunnyside Association.
MT. OLIVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11 a.m. with Pastor Smith; noonday prayer Wednesday with Bible study at 7:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
MT. VERNON BAPTIST CHURCH
Jan. 3, 5:00 p.m. 3:6 Teen meeting; January 5, Communion; Jan. 11, 7:a.m.-9 a.m. at Oak Level Fire Department Breakfast; Jan. 12, 9 a.m. deacons and deaconess meet, 11:45 a.m. ordination of Brandon Landrum as deacon; Jan. 14, 11:30 a.m. unload food truck at Good Shepherd; January 17, 8:45 a.m. food distribution at Good Shepherd, 7:30 p.m. Liberty University ice hockey, leave church 5:00 p.m.
Pastor, Rev. Bill Wilkins
NEW BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH HWY 360W.
Sunday School @ 9:30 am; Worship Service @ 11am; Bible Study Wednesday @ Noon and 6:30 p.m.... Praise with us anytime, Rev. M. DeWayne Mack, Pastor.
NEW ZION BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school every Sunday @ 9:45 am and Worship Service @ 11 am with Pastor Willie Yancey. There will be no Prayer and Bible Study Wednesday @ 12 noon until January. Missionaries are asking all members to continue bring canned food for our Harvest House. Senior Choir rehearsal Saturday, January 4th @ 11 am. Communion Service will be Sunday, January 5th during morning worship with the Male Chorus singing.
TRAYNHAM GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school begin at 10:00 with morning worship at 11:30 with Pastor Keen preaching the word and the Sunbeam Choir wii sing songs of praise. All are welcome to attend our services.
Rev. Dr.William A. Keen, Pastor
ELKHORN BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school is held at 9:30 a.m. Praise and worship service is held at 11 a.m. The Senior choir will minister in song. Elder Thomas Cardwell will bring the preached word. This service will be dedicated to our Pastor, Dr. C. Lewis Motley, who will be leaving the Elkhorn Baptist Church and venturing into a new calling. May God continue to bless him as he embraces God’s call upon his life. Also, Bible study will continue on Tuesday at 7:00 p.m.
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