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NR Church Notices for Oct. 4, 2012

SoVaNow.com / October 03, 2012
SHADY GROVE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Thursday 10:00 a.m. and Monday 7:00 p.m.; October 7, World Communion Sunday and a love offering will be taken for Will Zimmerman. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor George Gorman

EBENEZER BAPTIST CHURCH
64th church anniversary October 7 at 3:00 p.m. with guest speaker Pastor Glenn Faulkner. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Delano L. Medley

NEW ARBOR BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:15 a.m. with junior choir singing. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Nelson Stamps

ST. PASCHAL CATHOLIC CHURCH
Regular weekend Masses Saturday at 6:00 p.m. and Sunday 9:00 a.m.; weekday Mass Wednesday 9:30 a.m., Adoration of Holy Eucharist to follow; Rev. John Kazibwe, pastor, or Rev. Jaime Guardado, parochial victor, will be Celebrant; Sacrament of Reconciliation Saturday at 5:30 p.m.; scripture study Sunday 5:00 p.m.; Peaceful Dove Prayer group meets Monday 10:00 a.m.

ST. CATHERINE OF SIENA ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH
Weekend Mass Saturday at 4:00 p.m. and Sunday 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. in Spanish; weekday Mass Thursday and Friday at 9:30 a.m., Holy Hour follows on Friday.

SOUTH BOSTON CHURCH OF CHRIST
Sunday Bible study 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 7:00 p.m.; free Bible correspondence and private Bible study available, call 575-7138.

SAINT JOHN’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
At 9:00 a.m. on Sunday, October 7, choir practice will be held. At 10:00 a.m. Father Cleon Ross will lead the congregation in the celebration of Holy Eucharist. This will be followed by Coffee Time at 11 a.m. in the undercroft. At 11:15 a.m. Sunday school will be held for all adults and children. On Wednesday, October 10, the healing service will be held at 10:00 a.m. in the chapel, and at 6:00 p.m. a sack supper (bring your own) and book study will take place in the undercroft. There will be a Youth Yard Sale on October 27 at the rectory. Please clean out your attics and basements for items to donate. Call Tracy Quackenbush at 434-579-5760 to make arrangements to bring donations to the rectory. Homecoming Sunday is October 28. If you know of anyone who should receive an invitation, please notify the church office. We will be sending out printed invitations to all guests and friends. For further information, call 476-6696.

UNION UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 1:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Mary Tharpe

ASBURY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. nursery provided; October 13, Fun Day beginning at 7:00 a.m.
Pastor Patricia Neilsen

ST. MATTHEW BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship second and fourth Sunday 11:30 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 7:00 p.m.; October 6, 10:00 a.m. quarterly church meeting, 5:00 p.m. Heavenly Wonders Reunited anniversary; October 13, 4:00 p.m. J.D. Terry Scholarship program.
Pastor, Rev. Alfred L. Chandler

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.; October 6, 4:00 p.m. pastor at Cornerstone Deliverance Church. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Eld. William Howerton, Sr.

BLUE WING GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Pastor Jennings and church family invite you to Sunday school at 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; male chorus in service at Wharton Memorial October 7 at 3:00 p.m.; prayer/Bible study each Wednesday 6:00 p.m.; pastor in service at Mayo Grove October 14 at 3:00 p.m.; 132nd church anniversary October 21 at 3:00 p.m. with Pastor Frank Coleman.

CHERRY HILL UMC
Worship Sunday 10:00 a.m., Sunday school 11:00 a.m.; choir practice Tuesday 7:00 p.m..; Bible study Tuesday 10:30 a.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Barbara Parker

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

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.; church conference Saturday at 2:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Jefferson Goode

COUNTY LINE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH
Baptism at 9:15 a.m. Sunday, altar prayer 9:30 a.m., Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; prayer and Bible study Wednesday 7:00 p.m.; prayer Saturday 7:00 a.m.; Banister Association’s Week of Prayer October 6 from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m., lunch served; senior missionaries anniversary October 13 at 4:00 p.m.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. Otis Dillard

MCKENDREE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Worship 9:30 a.m. nursery provided, 10:45 a.m. Sunday school; October 7, 6:00 p.m. Songs of Praise by Steve and Rhonda Powell, Dale Bate, Randy Smith, Mel Stevens, Dana Hunt.
Pastor Patricia Neilsen

GRACE BAPTIST CHURCH
October 7: 9:00 a.m. contemporary service, 10:00 a.m. Sunday school, 11:00 a.m. traditional service, 6:00 p.m. evening service, 7:00 p.m. Sunday night live youth event; October 10: 6:30 p.m. AWANA, English second language class and high school Bible study, 7:00 p.m. Bible study, 7:45 p.m. choir practice.

HALIFAX UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., children and adult; traditional worship at 11:00 a.m. led by Rev. Randy Williams. Nursery and children’s church provided.

SUNNYSIDE MISSIONARY BAPTIST
ASSOCIATION
Division of Women’s Week of Prayer October 9, 7:00 p.m. at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church. All churches are asked to bring a donation for the Baptist General Convention for State Mission.

ELKHORN BAPTIST CHURCH
Annual Homecoming this Sunday with worship at 10:30 a.m. with message by Dr. C. Lewis Motley, lunch will be served. All are welcome to attend. Come expecting a blessing!

CHRIST TEMPLE BLUE ROCK APOSTOLIC CHURCH
October 7, annual casual day at 11:30 a.m. with Elder Terry Scoggins, dinner will be served; Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:30 a.m., prayer Tuesday 7:30 p.m.; Bible study Thursday 7:30 p.m.
Pastor Elder Donald Johnson

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.

ASH AVENUE BAPTIST CHURCH
October 7: 10:00 a.m. Sunday school, 10:50 a.m. praise, 11:00 a.m. worship, 6:30 p.m. evening praise and worship, 7:15 p.m. worship choir rehearsal; October 10, 7:00 p.m. discipleship gathering. A nursery is provided up to age 3.

SPANISH GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
October 7, Sunday school 8:00 a.m., worship 8:45 a.m. with Rev. Freddie Jeffress, Sr.; church conference October 12 at 7:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Ronnie Womack

SUNFLOWER BAPTIST CHURCH
Annual missionary anniversary October 7 at 2:30 p.m. “How to Witness To Anyone” featuring pastors and ministers wives, topics such as the promise of salvation, dealing with difficulties, dealing with the openhearted, dealing with the self-righteous, dealing with the uncertain and with backsliders, dealing with objections, special text for special people, becoming a mature believers and strength of difficult times. Lunch will be served.
Pastor, Rev. Robert M. Tucker, Jr.

VICTORY COWBOY CHURCH
Services each Tuesday at 7:00 p.m. All are welcome at 12014 Mountain Road, Vernon Hill.

ZION HILL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. first-fifth Sunday; Bible study Wednesday 7:00 p.m.
Pastor, Rev. Rodney Dillard

CLOVER CHURCH OF GOD OF PROPHECY
Stew, bake and yard sale Saturday, October 6 beginning at 8:00 a.m., stew ready 10:00 a.m. Call 579-5941 or 454-4579 for orders.

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.; senior choir anniversary “Seven Last Words of Christ” October 14 at 3:00 p.m.

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.; October 7 evening service at 6:00 p.m.

BANISTER MISSIONARY BAPTIST
ASSOCIATION
Women’s ministry week of prayer October 6, 10:00 a.m. at County Line Baptist Church. Wear your white with blue flower.

MT. OLIVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Welcome to Sunday school at 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Smith and choir; Wednesday prayer at noon and 7:00 p.m.; October 5, 7:00 p.m. church conference.

BANISTER HILL CHRISTIAN METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH
Family and Friends Day October 7 with Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:30 a.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Matthew Richardson, Jr.

CLUSTER PINE HOLINESS CHURCH
76th church anniversary October 7 at 3:00 p.m. with guest speaker Dr. P.A. Medley; annual fall revival October 10-12 at 7:00 p.m. nightly with Associate Minister Anthony Quinn Tucker and different choirs nightly.
Pastor, Bishop John Anthony Miller

BANISTER HILL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; prayer and Bible study Wednesday 6:00 p.m.; annual men’s day October 14 at 11:00 a.m. “Men on the Move for God” with deacon Donnell Wood and deacon Leland Luck.
Pastor, Rev. William F. Carr

CRYSTAL HILL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; noonday Bible study each Wednesday; prayer and Bible study Wednesday 7:00 p.m.; October 14, 3:00 p.m. annual missionary service with Pastor Devin; October 5, 7:00 p.m. quarterly church meeting.
Pastor Dr. Louis S. Leigh, Sr.

MT. VERNON BAPTIST CHURCH
October 4, 7:00 p.m. Dr. Jeremiah, Raleigh, leave church 3:00 p.m.; October 5, men’s day out in Lynchburg, leave church 8:30 a.m.; October 6, 9:00 a.m. unload pumpkins for Habitat for Humanity; October 7, 10:00 a.m. Sunday school, 11:00 a.m. worship, 12:01 p.m. deacons and deaconess meeting, 3:00 p.m. prayer walk around schools; October 9, 10:00 a.m. Bible study at church, 10:30 a.m. unload truck at Good Shepherd Food Ministries; October 10, 6:00 p.m. choir practice; October 13, 7:00 a.m. breakfast at Oak Level Fire Dept., 7:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. fall fundraiser at the church, 12:00 noon Makayla’s family day fundraiser at Mt. Laurel Ruritan Club.
Pastor, Rev. Bill Wilkins

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., prayer/Bible study Wednesday 7:00 p.m.; October 7, 11:00 a.m. pastor and first lady’s 14th anniversary with Rev. Steven Faulkner, lunch will be served.
GREATER BRANDON CHAPEL MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH
Annual Culinary Day, along with Footsteps of Praise “Packing a Pew” program October 14 at 11:00 a.m. All are welcome to attend.

MAIN STREET UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school begins at 10:00 a.m. and worship with Pastor Ed Rigg at 11:00 a.m. Nursery and children’s church are provided. The Tuesday Bible Study meets at 10:30 a.m. in the Education Building. Office hours are Mon.-Fri. 9:00-12:00; 434-572-3290; 701 North Main Street, South Boston.

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.; October 7, Family and Friends Day during worship and at 3:00 p.m. Pastor Paul Crews, lunch will be served.
Pastor, Rev. John Anthony Elliott

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 observed; Bible study Wednesday at noon.

PLEASANT GROVE CHURCH
October 7, church school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m., ushers ministry to close service; October 9, BGC Week of Prayer with Sunnyside Women’s Ministry hosting at 7:00 p.m.; October 10-12 youth revival at 7:00 p.m. nightly; October 13, BGC Area E week of prayer at Shockoe Baptist 10:00 a.m.; Bible study resumes October 17 at 7:00 p.m.
Pastor Frederick Eily

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.; October 7, 3:00 p.m. Pastor Fritz’s 9th anniversary at Shady Grove, Pelham, NC; October 14, 3:00 p.m. senior choir anniversary; October 15-17, fall revival with Rev. Robert Tucker.
Pastor, Rev. M. DeWayne Mack

TRAYNHAM GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:30 a.m.; pastoral 29th anniversary at 3:00 p.m. with Rev. Michael K. Ferrell, Sr.; Bible study/prayer each Wednesday at 6:30 p.m.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. William A. Keen

NEW ZION BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship second and fourth Sunday 11:00 a.m., 8:00 a.m. first and third Sunday; Bible study Wednesday 6:30 p.m.; gospel chorus annual rainbow tea October 6 at 4:00 p.m.; Communion observed this Sunday; deacons, deaconess and trustees day October 14 at 3:00 p.m. with Rev. Dr. Frederick K. Wilson; church conference October 20 at noon, pastor, deacons and trustees meet 10:30 a.m.; pastor aide ministry meets October 20 at 10:00 a.m., missionary ministry meets 11:00 a.m.; ushers anniversary October 28.
Pastor Willie Yancey

BETHLEHEM BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship first and third Sunday 11:30 a.m. with Rev. Moses Dixon; senior choir anniversary October 14 at 3:00 p.m.; church conference October 20 at 10:00 a.m.

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.; Trunk or treat October 31, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Pastor Dr. Michael Parnell

WILLOW OAK CHRISTIAN CHURCH
Welcome to Bible study at 9:30 a.m., fellowship 10:15 a.m., adult worship and children’s worship 11:00 a.m.; Wednesday choir practice 6:30 p.m., praise team 7:15 p.m. Andrew Keeney and Mike Haskett ministers.

CHERRY HILL BAPTIST CHURCH
Musical program October 27 at 3:00 p.m. with The Blackstone Community Chorus. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. Raymond E. Dowdy


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