Larry Wayne Beck, Green Valley, AZ, went to be with his Heavenly Father on April 19, 2013 in the St. Mary’s Hospital in Tucson, AZ after a long battle with heart disease and emphysema (COPD). Larry was born October 31, 1947 in Greensboro, NC and graduated from Ben L. Smith High School. Later he lived in Boydton. He was a […]
Sunday, call to worship was “Yes, Lord, Yes” by the choir at Hitesburg Baptist Church. The Reverend Mike Riley read the announcements and welcomed everyone. Hymn was “I’ll Fly Away.” Prayer time ended with a prayer from the Deacon of the Week, Jimmy Wilson. Hymn was “Sweet Hour of Prayer.” Choir special was “A Beautiful Life.” Everyone fellowshipped with one […]
I confess that I am a lurker on Facebook. That means that, for the most part, I simply read what other people post and keep my own mouth shut. I am afraid that I will get caught up in some never-ending back and forth controversy if I ever state my true feelings on some issue, so I just keep my opinions to myself. I did see something a couple of weeks ago that just will not leave my mind, so I guess you are stuck with my commentary.
Ezek. 27:27 “Thy riches, and thy fairs, thy merchandise, thy mariners, and thy pilots, thy calkers” (all those who keep his ship afloat) “and the occupiers” (merchants and traders) “of thy merchandise, and all thy men of war, that are in thee, and in all thy company which is in the midst of thee, shall fall into the midst of […]
GRACE BAPTIST CHURCH April 28: 9:00 a.m. contemporary service, 10:00 a.m. Sunday school, 11:00 a.m. tradition service, 6:00 p.m. evening worship; May 1: 6:30 p.m. Awana closing ceremony. NEW HOPE CME CHURCH Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. fourth Sunday with Pastor Darryl Dennis; weight rally money due fourth Sunday. MILLSTONE BAPTIST CHURCH Annual Friends and Family Day this […]
Rev. Sidney Rodriguez, interim pastor at Union Christian Church, delivered the Sunday sermon; Barbara Carnevale was director of music; Lesley Cole and Amber Tuck were acolytes; Wayne Bowen was greeter; music by the choir was “I Am His and He Is Mine”; women’s fellowship Thursday 1:30 p.m. at the home of Hannah Hite; Happy Birthday to those celebrating this week. […]
Worship service at Scottsburg UMC opened with the prelude “Trading My Sorrow” by Lee Snead. Call to worship was “He Is Lord” by the choir. Rev. Marsha Davis had welcome remarks, announcements, prayer and led the preparation for worship. Special music was a solo “Heavenly Sunlight” by Lee Snead. Hymn of praise was “Spirit Song.” Offertory hymn was “In Christ […]
Perhaps one of the least known treasures in Halifax County is the Labyrinth located in the Healing Garden at Halifax Regional Hospital.
Parsons-Bruce Art Association is pleased to welcome members of Phi Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma (DKG), a professional honorary society of women educators, as partners in implementing Kids Kollege this summer. Several members of this organization assisted us last year in supervising the classes and this year plan to assume the responsibility of co-coordinating the volunteers needed in the classrooms.