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NR Church Notices for Sept. 28, 2013

SoVaNow.com / September 26, 2013
BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 10:55 a.m. with Rev. Greg Smith, a nursery is provided; Wednesday 7:00 p.m. prayer/Bible study, with youth Bible study in the youth Sunday school room, 8:00 p.m. choir practice.

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. for PreKindergarten thru 5th grade; prayer and healing service October 1 at 7:00 p.m.
Pastor Ed Rigg

ST. MICHAEL AME CHURCH
Church school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Dr. George W. Ford, Sr.

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.; musical program September 29; church conference October 7 at 7:00 p.m.
Pastor Dr. William Carr

GRACE BAPTIST CHURCH
September 29: 9:00 a.m. contemporary service, 10:00 a.m. Sunday school, 11:00 a.m. traditional service, 6:00 p.m. evening service; October 2: 6:30 p.m. Awana ages PreK to 9th grade, 7:00 p.m. adult Bible study, 7:45 p.m. choir practice.

NEW BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; no Bible study this week; Fall revival September 30 at 7:00 p.m. with Pastor Thomas Divens, October 1, Pastor William Williamson and October 2, Pastor W. Avon Keen.
Pastor, Rev. M. DeWayne Mack

COUNTY LINE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH
Prayer Saturday 7:00 a.m., senior ushers meeting at noon, senior missionaries meet 1:00 p.m., church meeting 2:00 p.m.; altar prayer Sunday 9:30 a.m., fun with Bible Jeopardy 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. Otis Dillard

NEW ARBOR BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:15 a.m.; male chorus anniversary September 29 at 3:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Nelson C. Stamps

ASH AVENUE BAPTIST CHURCH
September 29: 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. evening celebration, 7:15 p.m. worship choir rehearsal; October 2, 5:30 p.m. supper, 7:00 p.m. prayer gathering; nursery provided up to age 3.

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday at noon and 6:30 p.m.; fall clean up Saturday at 8:00 a.m.; Christian Education Sunday at 3:00 p.m. with Rev. Jack Stewart. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Frank E. Coleman, Jr.

HACKBERRY BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Wednesday prayer 7:00 p.m., Bible study 7:30 p.m.; third Sunday intercessory prayer 9:45 a.m.; September 29, 2:30 p.m. Evangelist Echols preaching at Corbett Memorial Baptist.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. Hubert Pannell

CRYSTAL HILL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; noonday Bible study Wednesday with Bible study and prayer at 7:00 p.m.; October 4, 7:00 p.m. quarterly church meeting.
Pastor Dr. Louis S. Leigh, Sr.

WILLOW OAK CHRISTIAN CHURCH
Bible classes for all ages 9:45 a.m., fellowship 10:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m., youth night September 29 at 4:00 p.m. for 1-12 graders; choir practice Wednesday 6:30 p.m. Andrew Keeney and Dr. Michael Haskett ministers.

CHERRY HILL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Worship 10:00 a.m., Sunday school 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Thursday 10:00 a.m.
Pastor Patricia Neilsen

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.; Bostonaires anniversary October 6 at 3:00 p.m.
Pastor John M. Leigh

ST. JOHN’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
An Open House for the Church and Parish House will be held on Saturday, September 28, from 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. On Sunday, September 29, at 10:00 a.m. there will be a Homecoming Celebration as well as a Rededication and Blessing Service for the Parish House and the Church Building. There will be no Sunday School this Sunday . On Wednesday, Oct. 2, there will be a Healing Service at 10:00 a.m. in the Chapel and at 6:00 p.m. there will be a book study. For further information, call the church office at 476-6696. Interim Rector Rev. Cleon Ross

WESLEY CHAPEL CME CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., praise and worship 11:00 a.m.; September 29, missionaries have worship with Sylvia Brown peaking and Williams Singers rendering music and Lay board National Lay Day program at 3:00 p.m. with Voices of Praise in concert.
Pastor, Rev. Keith Mitchell

BETH CAR BAPTIST CHURCH
Prayer, announcements and refreshments Sunday 9:45 a.m., Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m., nursery provided for both; 170th anniversary Homecoming October 20; Trunk or Treat October 31.
Pastor Dr. Michael Parnell

JETER CHAPEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Y.E.S. (Youth Enriching Services) program September 29 at 3:00 p.m. “Our Youth is Preaching” with guest speakers Eva Owen, Justin Palmer and MarQuis Lampkin. Music by one of the bands from Liberty University. Dress is casual and dinner will be served.
Pastor, Rev. AnTori D. Brown

DAN RIVER BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday, September 29, 9:00 a.m. hour of power service, dress casually; pastor’s 7th anniversary October 6 at 3:00 p.m. with Pastor Obadele St. George and church family; October 13, 3:00 p.m. Sons of Glory annual fellowship day with Rev. Thompson. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Dwight L. Wilkerson

UNION GROVE CME CHURCH
September 29, 9:30 a.m. Sunday school, 11:00 a.m. missionary service; Bible study Wednesday 6:00 p.m.; prayer Thursday at 10:00 a.m.
Pastor, Rev. Alfred S. Parker, Jr.

BANISTER MISSIONARY WOMEN’S CONVENTION
The convention holds their annual fundraiser “God Fashion in Colors” September 28, 3:00 p.m. at Peaceful Tabernacle Baptist Church.

BANISTER BAPTIST MISSIONARY 
ASSOCIATION
The women’s ministry week of prayer for missions October 5, 10:00 a.m. at Mt. Grove Baptist Church with Rev. Thomas L. Divens. All are welcome to attend.

BETHEL GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
September 27, a time for prayer at 7:00 p.m.; October 11, church conference 7:00 p.m.; October 13, senior citizens day at 11:30 a.m. with Rev. Dr. Earl Brown, dinner will be served; gospel chorus anniversary October 20 at 3:00 p.m.

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.; prayer first and third Saturday 8:00 a.m.; October 5, Rainbow Tea with Bishop Anderson at 4:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Eld. William Howerton, Sr.

MCLAUGHLIN MEMORIAL CHURCH
September 28, friendly supper fundraiser at 11:00 a.m.; revival October 2-4 at 7:00 p.m. nightly with Elder Lannie Robertson. All are welcome to attend.

HICKORY GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school union at Mt. Airy Baptist September 29 at 9:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 6:00 p.m.; worship services second and fourth Sunday 11:00 a.m.; October 27, 3:00 p.m. missionary program with Pastor Sylvester Crawley, lunch will be served at 1:30 p.m.
Pastor T.E. Betts

ELKHORN BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. “Elkhorn Put All Your Trust in God.” All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Dr. C. Lewis Motley

SHADY GROVE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with nursery available for both; Tuesday, October 8, administrative council meeting at 7;30 p.m. at the church; cookbooks are available from any UMW member. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Charles Townsend

ST. MARK BAPTIST CHURCH
Union 75th anniversary September 28 at 5:00 p.m. with Pastor Larry G. Wilson, color is silver and black. Limited number of meal tickets available.

BLACK WALNUT DISTRICT SUNDAY SCHOOL UNION
The Union meets September 29 at Edmunds Park for regular business and recreation, 9:45 a.m. registration and meeting at 10:00 a.m. Fellowship lunch will be held.

PLEASANT GROVE CHURCH
September 28, women’s ministry conference 10:00 a.m. with Rev. Dr. Osa Dowdy, registration 9:30 a.m. “Embrace Your Season with Prayer”, Shining Stars singing, lunch will be served.
Pastor Frederick Eily

ST. MATTHEW BAPTIST CHURCH
Choir day cancelled for September 28; we’re collecting items for Disaster Relief Program, call 454-6926, 222-6665, 454-7159 or 454-6255.
Pastor, Rev. Alfred L. Chandler

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.; September 29 male chorus singing.
Pastor, Rev. John A. Elliott

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.

BLUE WING GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; prayer and Bible study Wednesday 6:00 p.m.; ushers ministry Rainbow Tea October 5 at 3:00 p.m.; 133rd church anniversary October 20 at 3:00 p.m.
Pastor Hayward Jennings, Sr.

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 6:30 p.m.

BERRY HILL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 6:30 p.m.; Sept. 28, 4:00 p.m. Sis. Leenora “Raye” Harrison preaching her initial sermon.

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.

MILLSTONE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 6:00 p.m.; church conference September 28 at 1:00 p.m.
Pastor Paul O. Crews

MT. GROVE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. Friends and Family Day; Bible study Wednesday 7:00 p.m.; pastor preaching at New Bethel September 30 at 7:00 p.m.; week of prayer October 5 at 9:00 a.m.


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