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NR Church Notices for Nov. 27, 2013

SoVaNow.com / November 26, 2013
WESLEY CHAPEL CME CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Saints Beyond the River program will be December 8 at 2:00 p.m. with Blue Wing Grove Male Chorus in concert; Zone 3 Missionary Christmas dinner December 14 at Union Ruritan Club at 1:30 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Keith Mitchell

WILLOW OAK CHRISTIAN CHURCH
Bible classes for all ages 9:45 a.m., fellowship 10:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m., youth program 4:00 p.m. for 1-12 graders; choir practice Wednesday 6:30 p.m. Andrew Keeney and Dr. Michael Haskett, ministers.

OWENS GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., testimony 10:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday at 6:00 p.m.; adult choir anniversary December 1 at 3:00 p.m.; prayer breakfast November 20 at 8:00 a.m.
Pastor John M. Leigh

ZION GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship first and third Sunday 11:15 a.m.; church conference Saturday at 2:00 p.m.; Holy Communion observed this week.
Pastor, Rev. Jefferson Goode

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.

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.

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with Sunbeam and junior ushers ministry “Hot Dog It’s Sunday” following worship; youth ministry attending Black Nativity at A&T University following worship December 8; Bible study Wednesday at noon and 6:30 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Frank E. Coleman, Jr.

BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 10:55 a.m. with Pastor Greg Smith, Hanging of the Greens during service, nursery provided; Sunday at 7:00 p.m. Christmas program; Wednesday 7:00 p.m. prayer/Bible study.

PLEASANT GROVE CHURCH
November 27, midweek service cancelled, reconvenes December 4 at 6:45 p.m.; December 1, Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Charles W. Brandon, Sr., annual Sunnyside Women’s Ministry Christmas musical at 3:00 p.m.
Pastor Frederick Eily

NEW ARBOR BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:15 a.m. with youth anniversary observed, gospel chorus concert featuring His Young Men (HYM) at 2:30 p.m.
Pastor, Rev. Nelson C. Stamps

FELLOWSHIP BAPTIST CHURCH
Pastor’s 20th anniversary December 1 at 3:00 p.m. with Bishop Anthony Miller as guest speaker, lunch will be served; Sunday school 10:00 a.m. second and fourth Sunday; worship first, second and fourth Sunday 11:00 a.m.
Pastor R.S. Wimbish

HALIFAX UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Children and adult Sunday school 10:00 a.m., traditional service 11:00 a.m. with nursery and children’s church offered.
Pastor, Rev. Randy Williams

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 Sunday.

GRACE BAPTIST CHURCH
December 1: 9:00 a.m. contemporary service, 10:30 a.m. Sunday school, 11:00 a.m. traditional service, 6:00 p.m. evening service; December 4: 6:30 p.m. Awana clubs, 7:00 p.m. Bible study.

ST. MATTHEW BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship second and fourth Sunday 11:30 a.m.; December 1, 3:00 p.m. ordination service for Deacon elect Bro. William “Billy” Carter and Bro. Ronald Foster, refreshments 1:45 p.m.; December 7, 10:00 a.m. year end church meeting.
Pastor, Rev. Alfred L. Chandler

BERRY HILL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 6:30 p.m.; youthful praise choir anniversary December 1 at 3:00 p.m.
Pastor, Rev. Ronnie Haynes

CHERRY HILL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Worship 10:00 a.m., Sunday school 11:00 a.m. Nursery provided.
Pastor Patricia Neilsen

SHADY GROVE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with nursery available for both; December 1, 6:30 p.m. Sunday school classes meet for dinner at Chub Lake Restaurant, Roxboro, contact Jean Reaves for reservations. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Charles Townsend

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 p.m.; UMW Christmas dinner meeting December 2, 6:00 p.m. at the Homestead Restaurant; Fall Bake Sale and Casserole Sale December 7, 8:00-noon in the Education Building.
Pastor Ed Rigg

SAINT JOHN’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
On Sunday, Dec. 1, at 10:00 a.m. Morning Prayers will be held followed by Coffee Time in the undercroft. On Tuesday, Dec. 3, bring a bag supper and join us in a Book Study at 6:00 p.m. in the undercroft. On Wednesday, Dec. 4th , there will not 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

CLOVER UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Our youth ministries will offer the Clover Tree of Lights with bulbs available for purchase in memory of or in honor of loved ones. Tree lighting ceremony December 8 at 5:30 p.m. (Deadline for bulb purchase is December 4). For more information, call 454-4300, 454-6231.

HICKORY GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship second and fourth Sunday 11:00 a.m.
Pastor T.E. Betts

OUR LADY OF PEACE CATHOLIC CHURCH
Traditional Latin Mass December 1, 3:00 p.m. at the corner of Oakleigh Avenue and River Ridge Road. Call 434-352-7976 for more information.

DAN RIVER BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., praise 10:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; church conference December 4 at 7:00 p.m.; Gospellettes rehearsal December 7 at 10:00 a.m.; mass choir rehearsal December 12 at 6:00 p.m.; CWA Annual Christmas Banquet December 15 at the Homestead Festival House, Roxboro, NC, for more information, contact Patricia Dunn or Gladys Frierson.
Pastor, Rev. Dwight L. Wilkerson

UNION GROVE CME CHURCH
November 30, gospel ensemble rehearsal 10:00 a.m.; December 1, Sunday school 9:30 a.m., praise 10:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m., Holy Communion observed; December 14, 1:30 p.m. Zone 3 missionaries Christmas dinner at Union Ruritan Club; Bible study Wednesday 6:00 p.m.; prayer Thursday at 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.; executive board meeting December 4 at 5:00 p.m.; church conference December 4 at 6:00 p.m.; Christmas dinner December 15 Golden Corral, Roxboro following worship “Dutch Treat”; Christmas play December 21 at 6:00 p.m.
Pastor Hayward Jennings, Sr.

NEW ST. LUKE APOSTLE CHURCH
December 1, 10:30 a.m. Holy Communion, 11:30 a.m. worship with Elder Zebekee Talley. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Dist. Elder H. Jerome Betts

MT. VERNON BAPTIST CHURCH
November 29, 2:30 p.m. church congregation visits Harriett Compton for dessert in the fellowship hall; November 30, 3:6 Teen meet at 5:00 p.m.; December 1, 9:30 a.m. Bible study, 12:01 p.m. nominating committee meeting; December 3, 10:00 a.m. women’s Bible study; December 7, 5:00 p.m. South Boston Christmas parade; December 8, 1:00-4:00 p.m. Mulberry Plantation Home Christmas Tour, leave church 2:00 p.m.; December 10, 11:30 a.m. unload food truck at Good Shepherd.
Pastor, Rev. Bill Wilkins

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

CHERRY HILL BAPTIST CHURCH
Choir anniversary December 1 at 3:00 p.m. with many guests on the program. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. Raymond E. Dowdy

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.


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