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NR Church Notices for March 7, 2013
SoVaNow.com / March 06, 2013GRACE BAPTIST CHURCH
March 10: 9:00 a.m. contemporary service, 10:00 a.m. Sunday school, 11:00 a.m. traditional service, 6:00 p.m. evening service; March 13: 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.
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.; UMW meets March 12 at 7:00 p.m.; study on Methodist beliefs Sunday 6:00 p.m. and Monday 10:00 a.m.; children’s choir practice Wednesday 4:30 p.m.
ST. JOHN’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
On Sunday, March 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 11:15a.m. On Wednesday, March 13, 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 further information, call the church office at 476-6696.
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.
MCLAUGHLIN MEMORIAL CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:45 a.m., pastor’s pre-anniversary service 3:00 p.m. with guest speaker Rev. Calvin White. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Elder Charlie C. Tucker
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 9:30 a.m. Sunday in the sanctuary “Why Am I Here?”
Pastor Dr. Michael Parnell
VICTORY COWBOY CHURCH
Services each Tuesday night at 7:00 p.m. at 12014 Mountain Road, Vernon Hill. For more information, call 476-7762.
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.; March 10, 3:30 p.m. Eld. Betts in service. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Eld. William Howerton, Sr.
MURPHY’S GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Family and Friends Day March 10 at 3:00 p.m. with a musical program with many guest singers. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Dr. D.J. Robertson
MCKENDREE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with nursery provided.
Pastor Patricia Neilsen
SHILOH BAPTIST CHURCH
Spring revival March 12-14 with prayer at 7:00 p.m. and services at 7:30 p.m. nightly with Rev. James Lindsey, Dr. Alfred Faulkner, Rev. Dennis King, respectively.
ASBURY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Worship 9:30 a.m., nursery provided; Sunday school 10:45 a.m.
Pastor Patricia Neilsen
SOUTH BOSTON SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTIST CHURCH
All are welcome to attend 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
HICKORY GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m., lunch 1:15 p.m. followed by Pastor Thurman Eliss and Ms. Louise Betts 9th anniversary at 2:30 p.m.
Pastor T.E. Betts
CHRIST TEMPLE BLUE ROCK CHURCH
Community Meet and Greet March 16, 12:00-5:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend, call 434-444-1243 or 476-1764 for more information.
Pastor Donald Johnson
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
NEW BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study noon and 6:30 p.m.; scholarship day March 10 at 3:00 p.m. with Rev. Roderick Fitz.
Pastor, Rev. M. DeWayne Mack
NEW EPHESUS BAPTIST CHURCH
Missionary anniversary March 10 at 3:00 p.m. with New Saint James church family as guests. All are welcome to attend.
STAUNTON BAPTIST CHURCH
Annual revival March 17-21 at 7:00 p.m. nightly; March 16, 6:00 p.m. with Easter Cantata and Pastor Sylvester Crawley, then Bishop John Miller, Pastor Walter Coles, respectively. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Dr. P.A. Medley
SHADY GROVE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with nursery available for both; March 10, offering for “One Great Hour of Sharing” during worship; UMW meets March 12 at 7:30 p.m. at the church. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor George Gorman
BANISTER HILL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., praise 10:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 6:00 p.m.; Holy Communion March 10; NAACP meetings March 12 at 7:00 p.m.; banking seminar for youth and adults March 16 at 9:00 a.m.
Pastor Dr. William Carr
ASH AVENUE BAPTIST CHURCH
March 10: Sunday school 10:00 a.m., praise 10:50 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m., 5:45 p.m. handbell choir rehearsal, 6:30 p.m. evening worship and Bible study; March 13: 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 for ages 3 and up; March 30, 1:00-3:00 p.m. Easter egg hunt.
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.
Pastor Rev. Frank E. Coleman, Jr.
WILLOW OAK CHRISTIAN CHURCH
Bible classes 9:30 a.m., fellowship 10:15 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; kids and teens meet 4:00 p.m.; Wednesday choir practice 6:30 p.m., praise team 7:15 p.m. Andrew Keeney and Mike Haskett, ministers.
MT. VERNON BAPTIST CHURCH
March 8, 5:00 p.m. 3:6 Teen meeting at the church; March 10, Daylight savings time, 10:00 a.m. Bible study, 11:00 a.m., 12:01 p.m. deacons and deaconess meeting; March 12, 10:00 a.m. women’s Bible study, 10:30 a.m. unload food truck at Good Shepherd; March 15, 8:45 a.m. distribute food at Good Shepherd, 12:00 noon men’s trip to Guilford Courthouse Battlefield, leave church at noon; March 16, 8:45 a.m. distribute food at Good Shepherd.
Pastor, Rev. Bill Wilkins
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.; Bible study Wednesday at noon.
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.; Good Friday 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
COUNTY LINE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH
Prayer Saturday 7:00 a.m., Sunday prayer 9:30 a.m., Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m., invitation to Elkhorn Baptist March 13 at 7:00 p.m.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. Otis Dillard
ZION GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., morning worship first and third Sunday 11:15 a.m.; prayer and Bible study Wednesday 6:00 p.m.; Rising Stars anniversary Saturday at 4:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
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.
Pastor Dr. Louis S. Leigh, Sr.
PLEASANT GROVE CHURCH
Sunday school 8:00 a.m., worship 9:00 a.m.; March 6, women’s ministry meeting at 6:00 p.m.; Bible study Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.
Pastor Frederick Eily
TRINITY EPISCOPAL CHURCH
Holy Eucharist each Sunday at 11:00 a.m.; Christian formation (Sunday school) for children at 10:00 a.m. Refreshments followed the service. For more information, call 572-4513.
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 at 6:30 p.m.
BLUE WING GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with pastor Jennings and gospel chorus in charge; prayer and Bible study Wednesday 6:00 p.m.; pastor in revival at Mt. Aarat Baptist March 27 at 7:00 p.m.
BAPTIST GENERAL CONVENTION OF VA
District E-2 men and women’s ministry meets March 9 at 10:00 a.m. at Banister, Staunton River and Sunnyside Center. Bring a non-perishable food item.
BANISTER MISSIONARY BAPTIST ASSOCIATION
Women’s ministry meets March 14, 5:00 p.m. at Peaceful Tabernacle Baptist Church.
BERRY HILL BAPTIST CHURCH
Pastor Haynes and church family invite you to Sunday school at 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; women’s ministry monthly bingo March 12 at noon.
DAN RIVER BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:00 a.m., praise 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with pastor and senior choir in charge and at 3:00 p.m., senior choir annual fellowship day with guest speaker Rev. Antoria D. Brown. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Dwight L. Wilkerson
HALIFAX UNITED METHODIST CHURCH NEWS
You are invited to hear The Singing Auctioneer Dane Bailey on Saturday, March 9 at 7:00 p.m. In 1969 Dane felt a call to the ministry. ln 1975 Dane started seminary at Grace Theological Seminary, Winona Lake, Ind., and that fall did his first concert. He has been traveling, ministering, and entertaining at churches, conferences, conventions, fairs, festivals, campgrounds, restaurants and banquets, as well as on radio and television ever since.
Dane is a “real for sure auctioneer” and a growing part of his travels include auctioneering, entertaining, and emceeing for benefit functions. He sells a lot of pies and cakes. He is real estate broker, and an instructor at the Reppert’s School of Auctioneering, lndianapolis, Ind., He was a partner in Martin and Bailey Auction Realty in Fort Wayne, Ind..
For more information on Dane, go to wwur.SingingAuctioneer.com
DELIVERANCE TABERNACLE OF APOSTOLIC FAITH
School of wisdom 9:45 a.m., morning worship 11:00 a.m., evening service honoring Sherry Lykes, speaker Pastor Kimberly Logan, March 10 at 3:30 p.m.
Pastor Bishop Lawrence R. Burrell, Sr.
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