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NR Church Notices for March 14, 2013
SoVaNow.com / March 14, 2013FIRST CROSS ROADS BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Wednesday Bible study at 7:00 p.m. Nursery and children’s church available.
Pastor R. Dan Ward
CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP AT THE WAY
Monday 6:30 p.m. redemption service; Wednesday, 6:30 p.m. women’s Bible study; Thursday 6:30 p.m. Bible study and fellowship; Saturday 6:30 p.m. worship.
PLEASANT GROVE CHURCH
March 17, 9:45 a.m. church school, worship 11:00 a.m., Holy Communion observed; March 21, mass choir rehearsal; March 26, 7:00 p.m. pastor at Zion Level Baptist.
Pastor Frederick Eily
BERRY HILL BAPTIST CHURCH
Pastor Haynes and church family invite you to Sunday school at 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with Communion observed.
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.; March 24, Palm Sunday profession 10:45 a.m. meeting at War Memorial in Halifax; March 28, Maundy Thursday Communion 6:30 p.m.; March 29, Good Friday service 7:00 p.m.; March 30, Easter egg hunt 11:00 a.m.; Easter Sunday 8:30 a.m. service, breakfast 9:00 a.m., worship/cantata 10:00 a.m.
Pastor Dr. Michael Parnell
DELIVERANCE TABERNACLE OF APOSTOLIC FAITH
School of wisdom 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; March 17, 3:30 p.m. speaker Bishop John Williams.
Pastor Bishop Lawrence R. Burrell, Sr.
ASBURY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Worship 9:30 a.m., nursery available, Sunday school 10:45 a.m.
Pastor Patricia Neilsen
TRINITY EPISCOPAL CHURCH
Holy Eucharist each Sunday at 11:00 a.m.; Christian Formation (Sunday school) for children at 10:00 a.m. Refreshments to follow service. For more information, call 572-4513.
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
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
CRYSTAL HILL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study noon and 7:00 p.m. each Wednesday.
Pastor Dr. Louis S. Leigh, Sr.
SHADY GROVE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with nursery available for both services; Bible study Monday at 7:00 p.m. and Thursday at 10:00 a.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor George Gorman
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.; United Methodist Men dinner meeting March 20 at 6:00 p.m.; children’s choir Wednesday 4:30 p.m.
Pastor Ed Rigg
GRACE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday, March 17: 9:00 a.m. contemporary service, youth leading worship, 10:00 a.m. Sunday school, 11:00 a.m. traditional service, 6:00 p.m. evening service; March 20: 6:30 p.m. Awana clubs, 6:45 p.m. teen Bible study, 7:00 p.m. adult Bible study, 7:45 p.m. choir practice.
ST. JOHN’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
On Sunday, March 17 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 Wednesday, March 20, there will be a Healing Service at 10:00 a.m. in the Chapel and at 6:00 p.m. a Lenten Study/Bag Supper will be held in the Rector’s study. For more information, call the church office at 476-6696.
CHERRY HILL UMC
Worship service 10:00 a.m., Sunday school 11:00 a.m.; choir practice Tuesday 7:00 p.m.; UMW monthly meeting March 21 at 7:00 p.m. in the fellowship hall. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Barbara Parker
FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH MEADVILLE
Family and Friends Day March 17 at 3:00 p.m. with Rev. Bruce Featherson. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Robert Wimbish
MCKENDREE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with nursery provided.
Pastor Patricia Neilsen
FERRY STREET FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday at noon and 6:30 p.m.; car wash March 23 8:00 a.m. at Advance Auto.
Pastor Rev. Frank E. Coleman, Jr.
SOUTH BOSTON SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTIST CHURCH
All are welcome to attend Saturday worship at 9:15 a.m., Bible study at 10:15 a.m.; private Bible study or free Bible correspondence available by calling 920-285-2287.
Pastor Darry Campbell
SOUTH BOSTON CHURCH OF CHRIST
Sunday school 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 by calling 575-7138.
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.; Stations of the Cross each Friday during Lent at 12:15 p.m. and 7:00 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; Stations of the Cross each Friday during Lent at 10:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. in English and 8:00 p.m. in Spanish.
VICTORY COWBOY CHURCH
Services each Tuesday night at 7:00 p.m. at 12014 Mountain Road, Vernon Hill. For more information, call 476-7762.
FIRST BAPTIST MISSIONARY CHURCH
Church conference March 16 at 9:00 a.m.; Family and Friends Day March 17 at 11:00 a.m., dinner served; first quarter fourth Sunday service March 24 at 11:00 a.m. with baptism and Holy Communion; Good Friday March 29 service 7:00 p.m. with Pastor H.M. Pettiford; ministers, deacons, laypersons union March 30 at 9:00 a.m.; Red Bank District Sunday School Union at White Oak Fork Baptist March 31 at 10:00 a.m.; youth choir rehearsal March 16 at 9:00 a.m.; gleaners are to be turned in by fourth Sunday; March 31 Easter.
Pastor Lorenza Love
MOUNTAIN ROAD BAPTIST CHURCH
Spring revival March 17-22 - Sunday 11:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m., Monday-Friday 7:00 p.m. with guest evangelist Bro. Mike Renfrow.
Pastor Michael Wetherington
RODGERS CHAPEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Revival services March 17-20 at 7:30 p.m. with Rev. Shelton Miles as guest speaker. Special music each night. All are welcome to attend.
PEACEFUL TABERNACLE BAPTIST CHURCH
Annual missionary service March 17 at 3:00 p.m. with Pastor Evon Bush. Lunch will be served. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Jackie Stamps
WESLEY CHAPEL CME CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. each first, third and fourth Sunday; March 24, 3:00 p.m. steward board musical program; March 31, all ladies wearing hats during worship.
Pastor, Rev. Keith Mitchell
ZION GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship first and third Sunday 11:15 a.m.; prayer and Bible study Wednesday 6:00 p.m.; annual revival March 24-29. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Jefferson Goode
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.
MT. VERNON BAPTIST CHURCH
March 15, 8:45 a.m. distribute food at Good Shepherd, 5:00-7:00 p.m. 3:6 Teen meeting at the church; March 16, 8:45 a.m. distribute food at Good Shepherd, noon men’s trip to Guilford Courthouse Battlefield; March 17, 10:00 a.m. Sunday school, 11:00 a.m. worship; March 19, 10:00 a.m. women’s Bible study; March 22 3:6 Teen trip to Liberty University leave 4:30 p.m.
Pastor, Rev. Bill Wilkins
JAMIESON MEMORIAL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
The Jamieson Memorial United Methodist Women will sponsor a special educational program, open to all women in the community, on Saturday, March 16 at 10:00 a.m. in the fellowship hall. This is an opportunity for fellowship and spiritual growth open to all women. A spiritual director and life coach, Ami Hudson, M.Div. will present “The Happiness Project,” a means to cultivate our own happiness as a service to others and a gift to the world. Jamieson United Methodist is located at 219 Fifth Street in Clarksville. All are welcome. No pre-registration is necessary, and there is no fee to attend.
HACKBERRY BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Wednesday prayer and Bible study 7:00 p.m.; third Sunday intercessory prayer 9:45 a.m.; Rainbow tea March 17 with Evangelist Elchols; pastor at True Holiness March 17 at 3:00 p.m.; March 21, Easter Sunrise service 5:00 a.m. at Mt. Carmel Baptist; March 24, 3:00 p.m. Sow a Seed; March 28, 7:00 p.m. Last Seven Words; March 29, Minister White at Trueway Holiness.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. Hubert Pannell
WILLOW OAK CHRISTIAN CHURCH
Bible classes 9:30 a.m., fellowship 10:15 a.m., adult worship and children’s worship 11:00 a.m., Kids and Teens 4:00 p.m.; Wednesday choir practice 6:30 p.m. and praise team practice 7:15 p.m. Andrew Keeney and Mike Haskett, ministers.
ASH AVENUE BAPTIST CHURCH
March 17: 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 Bible study, 6:30 p.m. GAs, RAs, Mission Friends, 7:15 p.m. worship choir rehearsal; March 20: 5:30 p.m. supper, 6:30 p.m. women’s study group, 7:00 p.m. men’s study group, 7:00 p.m. children’s Bible drill; a nursery is provided up to age 3; March 30, Easter egg hunt 1:00 p.m.
DAN RIVER BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., praise 10:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; youth revival March 20-22 at 7:00 p.m. nightly with Rev. Joshua Wilkerson.
Pastor, Rev. Dwight Wilkerson
HALIFAX UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
The adult choir, under the direction of Cyd Lindley, will present an Easter Cantata “What Wondrous Love is This” Wednesday, March 27, 7:00 p.m. in the sanctuary. Cory Lindley will portray Jesus. Communion will be observed. All are welcome to attend.
NEW VERNON BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; prayer and Bible study Tuesday at 11:30 a.m. and Wednesday 7:00 p.m.; March 17, 3:00 p.m. missionary circle’s annual Rainbow Tea with Pastor Leonia Palmer as guest speaker.
Pastor, Rev. John Anthony Elliott
TRAYNHAM GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:30 a.m.; Bible study and prayer Wednesday at 6:30 p.m.; Genesis fourth anniversary March 23 at 5:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. William A. Keen
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 items for Harvest House; male chorus rehearsal March 16 at 11:00 a.m.; gospel chorus rehearsal March 23 at 11:00 a.m.; deaconess breakfast March 23 at 9:00 a.m.
Pastor Willie Yancey
MILLSTONE BAPTIST CHURCH
Annual Men/Women’s Day and missionary service this Sunday; Sunday school at 9:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 6:00 p.m.
BETHLEHEM BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship first and third Sunday 11:30 a.m.; installation service for pastor-elect Dixon will be April 7 at 3:00 p.m. with Rev. William Keen as guest speaker.
Pastor-elect Rev. Moses Dixon
SUNNYSIDE MISSIONARY BAPTIST ASSOCIATION
Men’s ministry meets March 23, 5:00 p.m. at Mason Chapel Baptist.
BANISTER MISSIONARY BAPTIST ASSOCIATION
The women’s ministry meets March 14, 5:00 p.m. at Peaceful Tabernacle Baptist Church.
BANISTER MISSIONARY BAPTIST ASSOCIATION QUEEN PAGEANT
The women’s ministry will have a queen banquet March 23 at 4:00 p.m. with Pastor Otis Dillard; queens needs to report to the church by 3:30 p.m.
COUNTY LINE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH
Altar prayer 9:30 a.m., Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m., 27th pastoral anniversary with Rev. Rodney Dillard, lunch served, Rev. Green Moore guest speaker at 3:00 p.m.; Banister Religious Institute March 18 at 7:00 p.m. at New Arbor Baptist, bus available.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. Otis Dillard
MT. OLIVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Brandon Smith, Holy Communion observed; noonday prayer Wednesday with Bible study at 7:00 p.m. (no Bible study March 20); March 24, 3:00 p.m. Men and Women’s Day with Rev. Frank Coleman; March 23, men’s ministry fish fry at 11:00 a.m.
UNION GROVE CME CHURCH
March 16, prayer 8:30 a.m., usher board meeting 9:00 a.m., mass choir rehearsal 10:00 a.m.; March 17, Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 10:45 a.m.; March 22, 6:00 p.m. women’s ministry; March 23, 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. senior citizens workshop at Union Ruritan Club; March 24, 3:00 p.m. annual missionary day with Rev. Dwight Wilkerson.
Pastor, Rev. Alfred S. Parker, Jr.
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.; March 19, 6:30 p.m. Rev. Sonia Crawley and Rev. Sonja Pass guest speakers; March 23, 9:00-noon Health Fair; March 24, Palm Sunday; March 24-31 Passion Week with guest pastors nightly.
SPANISH GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
March 17, 9:45 a.m. Sunday school, 10:45 a.m. praise followed by worship; usher board anniversary March 17 at 3:00 p.m. with Pastor Keen as guest speaker. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Ronnie Womack
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