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NR Church Notices for July 3, 2013
SoVaNow.com / July 05, 2013ASH AVENUE BAPTIST CHURCH
July 7: 10:00 a.m. Sunday school, 10:50 a.m. praise, 11:00 a.m. worship, Lord’s supper observed; July 10, 7:00 p.m. summer study; a nursery is provided up to age 3.
PLEASANT GROVE CHURCH
July 7-28, all church school 8:00 a.m., worship 9:00 a.m.; Bible study/prayer each Wednesday 6:30 p.m.; church conference July 10 with 6:30 p.m. prayer and business meeting 7:00 p.m.
Pastor Frederick Eily
FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday at noon and 6:30 p.m.; Vacation Bible School July 8-10 at 6:00 p.m. nightly with classes for all.
Pastor, Rev. Frank E. Coleman, Jr.
OF APOSTOLIC FAITH
School of wisdom 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; July 5, 7:00 p.m. Pastor Donnell Johnson speaking; July 7, 3:00 p.m., Pastor Antori Brown speaking.
Pastor Bishop Lawrence R. Burrell, Sr.
NEW BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; July 7, 11:00 a.m. male chorus anniversary with Rev. Dr. Frankie T. Jones and 2:30 p.m., Rev. Mack preaching at New Vernon.
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.; annual Homecoming July 7 with afternoon service by Rev. M. DeWayne Mack, lunch will be served. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. John A. Elliott
NEW ARBOR BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:15 a.m.; July 14, pastor’s anniversary celebration; women’s day June 21 with Ms. Shareon Smith as speaker.
Pastor, Re. Nelson C. Stamps
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. with Holy Communion this week; Bible study Wednesday at noon.
MAIN STREET UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with nursery provided; air-conditioned Summer worship 9:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.; Tuesday Bible study at 10:30 a.m. in the education building.
Pastor Ed Rigg
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 for both; Vacation Bible School July 8-12 from 9:00 a.m.-12:00 noon for ages 3-5th grade.
Pastor Dr. Michael Parnell
SOUTH BOSTON SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTIST CHURCH
Worship Saturday at 9:15 a.m., Sabbath school 10:125 a.m. at 1617 Jeffress Blvd. Private Bible study and free Bible correspondence available, call Pastor Darry Campbell 920-+285-2287.
SOUTH BOSTON CHURCH OF CHRIST
Sunday Bible study at 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.; private Bible study and free Bible correspondence available, call 575-7138.
CRYSTAL HILL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday at noon and 7:00 p.m.; July 12, 7:00 p.m. quarterly church meeting.
Pastor Dr. Louis S. Leigh, Sr.
WILLOW OAK CHRISTIAN CHURCH
Sunday Bible classes for all ages 9:30 a.m., fellowship 10:15 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. Andrew Keeney and Dr. Michael Haskett ministers.
CHRIST TEMPLE HOLINESS CHURCH
July 7, Rev. Darryl Burton guest speaker at 2:00 p.m.
Pastor Branford Edmonds
SHADY GROVE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with nursery available for both; UMW meeting July 9 at the church at 7:30 p.m.; UMW prepared dinner for the adult class #1 July 14 at 6:30 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Charles Townsend
SAINT JOHN’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
On Sunday, July 7 at 10:00 a.m. the Interim Rector, Rev. Cleon Ross will lead the congregation in the celebration of Holy Eucharist. Following the service Coffee time will be held in the undercroft at 11:00 a.m. There will be no Sunday School during the months of July and August. On Wednesday, July 10, 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. St. John’s Church is starting a preschool program with extended daycare for three and four year old children. For further information, call the church office at 476-6696. Interim Rector Rev. Cleon Ross
ST. MATTHEW BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship second and fourth Sunday 11:30 a.m.; pastor will be on vacation during July, guest minister Rev. Wayne Wiley; July 12, 6:00 p.m. church meeting; July 13, youth department and Sunday school fish fry; July 14, worship at 8:00 a.m. in order for us to attend Spanish Grove for Homecoming.
Pastor, Rev. Alfred L. Chandler
GRACE BAPTIST CHURCH
July 7: 9:00 a.m. contemporary service, 10:00 a.m. Sunday school classes, 11:00 a.m. traditional service, 6:00 p.m. night service; July 10: 6:45 p.m. children’s Bible study, 7:00 p.m. adult Bible study, choir practice, youth missionary trip prayer meeting.
MT. MITCHELL BAPTIST CHURCH
Benefit program July 13, 3:00 p.m. at the church. Many groups appearing on program.
OUR LADY OF PEACE CATHOLIC CHURCH
Traditional Latin Mass July 7, 3:00 p.m. at the corner of Oakleigh Avenue and River Ridge Road. Call 434-352-7976 for more information.
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; Sacrament of Reconciliation Saturday 5:30 p.m.; scripture study Sunday 4:00 p.m. followed by the Rosary; Peaceful Dove prayer group meets each Monday at 10:00 a.m. For more information, call 572-2285.
BANISTER HILL CME CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:30 a.m. with Homecoming July 7 with Rev. Matthew Richardson, III. Dinner will be served.
PINEY GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship first and third Sunday 11:30 a.m.; second Sunday, Sunday school 9:45 a.m. so we can attend Spanish Grove’s Homecoming.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. Whitfield Scott
UNION GROVE CME CHURCH
July 6, prayer 8:00 a.m., church conference 9:00 a.m., gospel ensemble rehearsal 10:00 a.m.; July 7, Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 10:45 a.m., Holy Communion observed; July 21, 3:00 p.m. pastor’s anniversary with Rev. Wayne Williams; Bible study Wednesday 6:00 p.m.; prayer Thursday 10:00 a.m.
Pastor, Rev. Alfred S. Parker, Jr.
BLUE WING GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; prayer/Bible study Wednesday 6:00 p.m.; ushers anniversary July 14 at 3:00 p.m.; pastor in revival at Spanish Grove July 16 at 7:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
MT. VERNON BAPTIST CHURCH
July 7, Communion; July 9, 10:00 a.m. unload food truck at Good Shepherd; July 10, 6:30 p.m., choir practice; July 13, 2:00 p.m. youth explosion at Good Shepherd, guest speaker Trevon Ragsdale, 3:00-7:00 p.m. family fun day and picnic at Aaron’s Creek Baptist Church; July 14, 12:01 p.m. deacons and deaconess meeting.
Pastor, Rev. Bill Wilkins
HICKORY GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship second and fourth Sunday 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 6:00 p.m.; 103rd annual session of Staunton River Baptist Sunday School Convention at New Second Buffalo Baptist July 20, 10:00 a.m.; July 21, 9:30 a.m. revival July 22-26 at 7:00 p.m. nightly.
Pastor T.E. Betts
ZION GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship first and second Sunday 11:15 a.m.; prayer/Bible study each Wednesday 6:00 p.m.; Holy Communion observed this week; July 20, 4:00 p.m. Heavenly Chorus anniversary.
Pastor, Rev. Jefferson Goode
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. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Eld. William Howerton, Sr.
DAN RIVER BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., praise 10:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with youth choir singing; church conference July 10 at 7:00 p.m.; senior choir rehearsal July 13 at 10:00 a.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Dwight L. Wilkerson
WESLEY CHAPEL CME CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Keith Mitchell; July 20, 3:00 p.m. Shining Stars of Halifax anniversary. All are welcome to attend.
VICTORY COWBOY CHURCH
Tuesday, July 9, services at 7:00 p.m. at 12014 Mountain Road, Vernon Hill.
TRAYNHAM GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:30 a.m.; Sunbeam choir 9th anniversary Sunday at 3:00 p.m.; Bible study and prayer Wednesday 6:30 p.m.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. William A. Keen
McLAUGHLIN MEMORIAL CHURCH
July 7, Sunday school 10:00 a.m., 11:45 a.m. worship, 3:00 p.m. missionary services with Min. Elaine Smith.
BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 10:55 a.m. with Pastor, Rev. Greg Smith, nursery provided, 6:00 p.m. youth fellowship; Wednesday, 6:30 p.m. deacons meeting, 7:00 p.m. business meeting/Bible study, choir practice 8:00 p.m.
NEW ZION BAPTIST CHURCH
Worship first, second, fourth and fifth Sunday 11:00 a.m., 8:00 a.m. third Sunday; no Bible study until July 31; missionaries seek canned goods for Harvest House; baptism and Communion July 7; senior choir rehearsal July 11 at 5:30 p.m.
Pastor Willie Yancey
ZION HILL MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 7:00 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 each Wednesday 7:00 p.m. Rev. Graham Coleman guest minister this Sunday.
MT. OLIVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Smith speaking and male chorus singing; noonday prayer Wednesday with Bible study at 7:00 p.m.
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