The News & Record
South Boston News & Record
and Mecklenburg Sun
Home   •   News   •   Sports   •   Classifieds   •   Community   •   Health   •   Entertainment   •   Obituaries   •   Opinions   •   Weather
Advertising | Contact | Register
Advanced Search
News

South Boston council meets this afternoon

Multi-tasking Witch is Wicked

Becky Forhlinger is talented performer.

Mecklenburg trustees tap interim school superintendent

Trustees on the Mecklenburg County School Board named Dr. Janet C. Crawley as part-time temporary interim Superintendent of Schools at a special meeting Thursday night, June 25. Crawley, who takes…

Sports

Clarksville, South Hill Minors start strong


Community


Opinion


A&E

Community

NR Church Notices for Nov. 14, 2013

SoVaNow.com / November 13, 2013
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.

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.

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.

McLAUGHLIN MEMORIAL CHURCH
November 17, church anniversary at 3:00 p.m. honoring our founder, Elder James McLaughlin.
Pastor Elder Charlie Tucker

OUR LADY OF PEACE CATHOLIC CHURCH
Traditional Latin Mass November 17, 3:00 p.m. at the corner of Oakleigh Avenue and River Ridge Road. Call 434-352-7976 for more information.

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 Sunday prayer 8:00 a.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Eld. William Howerton, Sr.

PINEY GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship first and third Sunday 11:30 a.m.; church conference November 30 at noon.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. Whitfield Scott

DAN RIVER VIEW MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH
95th church anniversary November 17 at 3:00 p.m. with guest speaker Rev. Kenneth Stokes. Dinner will be served. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Samuel W. Burton

MT. VERNON BAPTIST CHURCH
November 15, 8:45 a.m. distribute food at Good Shepherd Food Ministry; November 16, 8:45 a.m. distribute food at Good Shepherd Food Ministry; November 17, 9:30 a.m. Bible study, 12:01 p.m. deacons and deaconess meeting, budget meeting, Thompson Mission Fund meeting, 2:00 p.m. Chris Ford’s Eagle Scout ceremony and collection day for Operation Christmas Child; November 19, 10:00 a.m. women’s Bible study, 11:30 a.m. distribute food at Good Shepherd Food Ministry; November 21, 8:00 a.m. trip to Roanoke; November 24, 12:01 p.m. nominating committee meeting, 7:00 p.m. Thanksgiving service.
Pastor, Rev. Bill Wilkins

MILLSTONE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 6:00 p.m.
Pastor Paul O. Crews

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; pastor at Cherrystone Center Saturday at 6:00 p.m. for the ushers annual banquet; Bible study Wednesday at noon and 6:30 p.m.
Pastor, Rev. Frank E. Coleman, Jr.

SHADY GROVE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with nursery available for both services; charge conference November 16 at 3:00 p.m. at Halifax Methodist Church. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Charles Townsend

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.

NEW BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday at noon and 6:30 p.m.; November 17, 3:00 p.m. pastor at Hamer Baptist Church.
Pastor, Rev. M. DeWayne Mack

BETHLEHEM BAPTIST CHURCH
Pre-Thanksgiving dinner November 17 following worship; Sunday school 10:00 a.m.
Pastor, Rev. Moses N. Dixon, Jr.

MAIN STREET UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with nursery provided; children’s choir Wednesday 4:30-5:00 p.m.; United Methodist Men meet November 20 at 6:00 p.m.; spaghetti dinner November 22 from 5:00-7:00 p.m.
Pastor Ed Rigg

NEW ARBOR BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:15 a.m., missionary Seasonal Tea at 3:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Nelson C. Stamps

BANISTER HILL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., praise 10:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; pastor at Ellis Creek Baptist November 17 at 3:00 p.m.; Ward A meeting November 19 at 6:30 p.m.
Pastor Dr. William Carr

HALIFAX UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Children and adult Sunday school 10:00 a.m., traditional service 11:00 a.m., nursery and children’s church provided; all-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner November 15 from 5:00-7:00 p.m.
Pastor, Rev. Randy Williams

PLEASANT GROVE CHURCH
November 15, sanctuary choir rehearsal 6:30 p.m.; November 17, church school 8:00 a.m., worship 9:00 a.m.; Wednesday service at 6:45 p.m.
Pastor Frederick Eily

HALIFAX COUNTY USHERS
UNION AND VICINITY
Annual Banquet November 16, 6:00 p.m. at Cherrystone Center.

ASH AVENUE BAPTIST CHURCH
November 17: 9:45 a.m. prayer, 10:00 a.m. Sunday school, 10:50 a.m. welcome, 11:00 a.m. worship, 5:45 p.m. handbell choir rehearsal, 6:30 p.m. children’s play practice and evening service, 7:15 p.m. worship choir rehearsal, nursery provided up to age 3; November 20: 6:30 p.m. children’s Bible drill and prayer; Wednesday supper resumes December 4.

COUNTY LINE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school officers and teachers will not meet November 14; prayer Saturday 7:00 a.m., senior choir rehearsal 8:00 a.m., senior missionaries meet 10:00 a.m.; altar prayer Sunday 9:30 a.m., Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; pre-Thanksgiving service at Elkhorn Baptist November 20 at 7:00 p.m.; Sunday school officers and teachers meet November 21 at 7:00 p.m.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. Otis Dillard

OWENS GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., testimony 10:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 6:00 p.m.
Pastor John M. Leigh

WILLOW OAK CHRISTIAN CHURCH
Bible classes 9:45 a.m., fellowship 10:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m., youth meeting 4:00 p.m.; choir practice Wednesday 6:30 p.m. Andrew Keeney and Dr. Michael Haskett ministers.

AARON’S CREEK BAPTIST CHURCH
Coffee and fellowship 9:30 a.m., Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Wednesday public viewing of “The Bible” 7:00 p.m.
Pastor Joe McDowell

ST. MATTHEW BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:30 a.m. second and fourth Sunday; prayer and Bible study Wednesday 7:00 p.m.; November 17, 3:00 p.m. pastor’s aid anniversary with Pastor Thomas Divens.
Pastor, Rev. Alfred L. Chandler

BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 10:55 a.m. with pastor, Rev. Greg Smith, nursery is provided, church council meets after worship, Sunday school training 6:00 p.m.; Wednesday prayer/Bible study/youth Bible study 7:00 p.m., choir practice 8:00 p.m.

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH-MEADVILLE
100th church anniversary November 16, banquet at Meadville Center 6:00 p.m. with “Vision” and November 17, 11:00 a.m. with Elder Linda Gayle Tucker, Sunday school 10:00 a.m.
Pastor R.S. Wimbish

BERRY HILL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 6:30 p.m.; November 17, 3:00 p.m. 129th church anniversary with Rev. Steve Taylor, lunch will be served; pastor at Mt. Grove Missionary Baptist November 24 at 2:30 p.m.
Pastor, Rev. Ronnie Haynes

EBENEZER BAPTIST CHURCH
Pastor Delano Medley and church family invite you to the 122nd church anniversary November 17 at 3:00 p.m. with guest speaker Rev. Dwight Wilkerson, lunch at 1:30 p.m.

GRACE BAPTIST CHURCH
November 17: 9:00 a.m. contemporary service, 10:30 a.m. Sunday school, 11:00 a.m. traditional service, 6:00 p.m. evening service; November 20: 5:15 p.m. turkey soup fellowship, 6:30 p.m. Awana for ages PreK-9th grade, 7:00 p.m. adult Bible study, 7:45 p.m. choir practice.

PROVIDENCE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
Annual revival services November 17-20 with special music nightly; Sunday covered dish supper at 6:00 p.m., worship 7:30 p.m.; Monday-Wednesday, service at 7:30 p.m. All are welcome to attend. For more information, call 454-6758.

ST. JOHN’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
On Sunday, Nov. 17 at 10:00 a.m. the Interim Rector, Father Cleon Ross will lead the congregation in a service of Holy Eucharist. Coffee Time will be at 11:00 a.m. and Sunday School for all ages will be held at 11:15 a.m. On Tuesday, Nov. 19, bring a bag supper and join us in a Book Study at 6:00 p.m. in the Rector’s study. On Wednesday, Nov. 20, there will be a Healing Service at 10:00 a.m. in the Chapel. For further information, call the church office at 476-6696. Interim Rector Rev. Cleon Ross

DAN RIVER BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., praise 10:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Willing Gospel Singers rehearsal November 23 at 10:00 a.m.
Pastor, Rev. Dwight L. Wilkerson

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. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. John A. Elliott

HACKBERRY BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; prayer Wednesday 7:00 p.m., prayer 7:30 p.m.; third Sunday intercessory prayer 9:45 a.m.; November 16, 1:00 p.m. church conference; November 17, 3:00 p.m. minister appreciation day with Apostle Ricky Walker.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. Hubert Pannell

NEW ZION BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; prayer and Bible study Wednesday at noon; missionaries seek canned goods for Harvest House; male chorus rehearsal November 16 at 11:00 a.m.
Pastor Willie Yancey

FIRST CROSS ROADS BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; young adult Bible study Tuesday 6:30 p.m.; Wednesday prayer and Bible study 7:00 p.m. Children’s church and nursery provided.
Pastor R. Dan Ward

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 at 7:00 p.m.

BANISTER BAPTIST ASSOCIATION
MEN’S MINISTRY
Men’s Ministry meets Saturday, November 16 at 9:00 a.m. at Meadville Center.

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 Tuesday 6:30 p.m.

UNION GROVE CME CHURCH
November 16, usher board meeting 9:00 a.m., mass choir rehearsal 10:00 a.m., board of evangelism meeting 12:15 p.m., pastor’s aide musical program 4:30 p.m.; November 17, Sunday school 9:30 a.m., praise 10:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 6:00 p.m.; prayer Thursday 10:00 a.m.; quarterly church conference November 22 at 8:00 p.m.
Pastor, Rev. Alfred S. Parker, Jr.

ZION HILL MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; senior choir anniversary at 3:00 p.m. this Sunday.
Pastor Rodney L. Dillard


Sports Coverage

See complete sports coverage for Halifax and Mecklenburg counties.