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NR Church Notices for April 11, 2013
SoVaNow.com / April 11, 2013ST. 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.
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; Rev. John Kazibwe, pastor, or Rev. Jaime Guardado, parochial vicar will be Celebrant; Sacrament of Reconciliation Saturday 5:30 p.m.; scripture study Sunday 5:00 p.m. followed by the Rosary; Peaceful Dove prayer group meets each Monday at 10:00 a.m. For more information, call 572-2285.
SOUTH BOSTON CHURCH OF CHRIST
Sunday Bible study 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 7:00 p.m.; private Bible study and free Bible correspondence available at 575-7138.
CHERRY HILL UMC
Worship service 10:00 a.m., Sunday school 11:00 a.m.; choir practice Tuesday 7:00 p.m.; daytime Bible study Tuesday 10:30 a.m.; UMW monthly meeting April 18 at 7:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Barbara Parker
JETER CHAPEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Usher ministry anniversary April 14 at 3:00 p.m. with Rev. Michael Reed as guest speaker. Dinner will be served. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Antori D. Brown
FIRST BAPTIST MISSIONARY CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m. first-fourth Sunday, worship 11:00 a.m. first-third Sunday; Sunnyside men’s ministry meets April 13 at 9:00 a.m.; gospel chorus service “7-Ups” April 20 at 2:00 p.m.; April 21, Annual Massenburg Day with guest pastor Dr. James Smith, dinner will be served.
Pastor Lorenza Love
BERRY HILL BAPTIST CHURCH
Pastor Haynes and church family invite you to Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; prayer and Bible study each Wednesday 6:30 p.m.
MAIN STREET UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with nursery provided; Bible study Tuesday 10:30 a.m.; children’s choir Wednesday 4:30 p.m.
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.; Bible study Wednesday at noon.
ASH AVENUE BAPTIST CHURCH
April 14: 10:00 a.m. Sunday school, 10:50 a.m. praise, 11:00 a.m. worship, 6:30 p.m. evening worship, 7:15 p.m. drama team; April 17: 5:30 p.m. supper, 7:00 p.m. adult VBS; a nursery is provided up to age 3.
SOUTH BOSTON SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTIST CHURCH
Worship Saturday 9:15 a.m., Sabbath School 10:15 a.m. at 1617 Jeffress Blvd., South Boston; private Bible study and free Bible correspondence available by calling 920-285-2287.
Pastor Darry Campbell
MULBERRY BAPTIST CHURCH
Revival services April 14-17, 7:30 p.m. nightly with Rev. Francisco Muniz as guest speaker; Sunday 6:00 p.m. covered dish supper. Special music will be provided each evening. All are welcome to attend.
CHRIST TEMPLE BLUE ROCK APOSTOLIC CHURCH
April 14, 3:00 p.m. Six Things That God Hates”; Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:30 a.m.; prayer Tuesday 6:00 p.m.; Bible study Thursday 7:00 p.m.
Pastor District Elder Donald Johnson
SHADY GROVE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with nursery available for both, Rev. Barbara Parker will be guest speaker; no Bible study April 14-19; VBS meeting with Cherry Hill UMC and Mt. Cana UMC following worship this Sunday.
Pastor George Gorman
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. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Eld. William Howerton, Sr.
WILLOW OAK CHRISTIAN CHURCH
Bible classes for all ages Sunday 9:30 a.m., fellowship 10:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m., children’s program 4:30 p.m.; Wednesday choir practice 6:30 p.m., praise team practice 7:15 p.m. Andrew Keeney and Dr. Michael Haskett, ministers.
UNION GROVE CME CHURCH
Bible study Wednesday 6:00 p.m.; April 11, prayer 10:00 a.m., pastor at Wesley Chapel at 7:00 p.m.; April 13, male chorus rehearsal 11:00 a.m.; April 14, Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 10:45 a.m., 2:30 p.m. gospel ensemble anniversary; April 20, 5:00 p.m. pastor’s aide anniversary; April 27, 2:00 p.m. Ten Commandments/Spring Tea at Union Ruritan Club.
Pastor, Rev. Alfred S. Parker, Jr.
BLUE WING GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; prayer/Bible study each Wednesday 6:00 p.m.; Divine Daughters at Greater Cleggs Chapel April 14 at 3:00 p.m.; pastor and choir in revival at Pleasant Grove April 17 at 7:00 p.m.; women’s day April 21 at 3:00 p.m. with guest speaker Sis. Tonya T. Howell; inspirational choir at New Shiloh April 28 at 3:00 p.m.
HALIFAX UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Adult Sunday school 10:00 a.m., traditional worship 11:00 a.m. Nursery and children’s church provided.
Pastor, Rev. Randy Williams
CRYSTAL HILL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday at noon and prayer at 7:00 p.m.; April 12, 7:00 p.m. quarterly church meeting.
Pastor Dr. Louis S. Leigh, Sr.
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..; revival April 22-26 at 7:00 p.m. nightly with guest speaker Rev. Frank Coleman and guest choirs nightly.
Pastor, Rev. Alfred L. Chandler
ASBURY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Worship 9:30 a.m. nursery provided, Sunday school 10:45 a.m.
Pastor Patricia Neilsen
FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH MEADVILLE
Annual Spring revival April 15-19 at 7:00 p.m. nightly with guest preacher Pastor Rodney Dillard and special music nightly. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor R.S. Wimbish
SERVICE OF RENEWAL AT MCKENDREE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
A Service of Renewal by McKendree/Asbury United Methodist Charge, Sunday, April 14, 7:00 p.m. at McKendree. Guest speaker Rev. Robert Parks, Jr. and special music. For more information, call 476-1345.
WESLEY CHAPEL CME CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; April 14, 3:00 p.m. youth and young adult choir anniversary; pastor at New Arbor Baptist for revival at 7:00 p.m. April 14; April 20, missionary society will celebrate birthdays at Union Ruritan Club at 1:00 p.m.
Pastor, Rev. Keith Mitchell
COUNTY LINE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH
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.; quilting ministry meets Thursday 9:00 a.m.; prayer Saturday 7:00 a.m.; Margaret Reynolds and gospel jubilee at Millstone Baptist April 13 at 9:00 a.m.; Sisterhood of Faith fashion show and dinner at Meadville Center at 4:00 p.m.; junior ushers meet April 15 at 6:00 p.m.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. Otis Dillard
MT. VERNON BAPTIST CHURCH
April 13, 5:00 p.m. 3:6 Teen youth group meeting; April 14, 10:00 a.m. Sunday school, 11:00 a.m. worship, 12:01 p.m. deacons and deaconess meeting; April 16, 9:30 a.m. women’s Bible study; April 18, 10:30 a.m. DRBA 6th annual senior revival at Black Walnut Baptist; April 19-20, 9:00 a.m. assist Good Shepherd Food Ministry; April 21, 4:00 p.m. gospel sing and BBQ, church members bring desserts.
Pastor, Rev. Bill Wilkins
MCKENDREE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. nursery provided.
Pastor Patricia Neilsen
SAINT JOHN’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
On Sunday, April 14 at 10:00 a.m. the Interim Rector Rev. Ross will lead the congregation in the celebration of Holy Eucharist. Coffee Time will be held at 11 a.m. in the undercroft and at 11:15 Sunday school will be held for all children and adults. On Wednesday, April 17, there will be a Healing Service at 10:00 a.m. in the Chapel and at 6:00 p.m. a Book Study will be held in the Rector’s study. St. John’s Episcopal Church, in cooperation with Scott Recycling, is sponsoring an electronics recycling program on Earth Day, April 20th. Please bring in any old electronic equipment such as power backups, sealed batteries, transformers, vinyl siding, copiers, computers, all associated peripherals, air conditioners, wire/cable, radiators, and telephone equipment. During the week of April14-21, St. John’s church is also participating in a wood carving and jewelry sale for the African Team Missions. For further information, call the church office at 476-6696. Interim Rector Rev. Cleon Ross
GRACE BAPTIST CHURCH
April 14: 9:00 a.m. contemporary service, 10:00 a.m. Sunday school, 11:00 a.m. traditional service, 6:00 p.m. evening service; April 17: 6:30 p.m. Awana Clubs, 6:45 p.m. teen Bible study, 7:00 p.m. adult Bible study, 7:45 p.m. choir practice.
NEW ARBOR BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:15 a.m. with gospel chorus singing; April 15-17, youth revival at 7:00 p.m. nightly; April 20, senior choir anniversary 6:00 p.m.
Pastor, Rev. Nelson Stamps
AARON’S CREEK BAPTIST CHURCH
An Evening for Couples Friday, April 26, 7:00 p.m., there is a charge to attend. FedEx - Friday Evening Date Experience is designed to give couples the opportunity to spend time with one another and with other couples while enjoying food, music, encouragement and fun, all in an relaxed environment. For more information, call 434-517-0380.
VICTORY COWBOY CHURCH
Services Tuesday night at 7:00 p.m. at 12014 Mountain Road, Vernon Hill. For more information, call 476-7762.
MT. ZION BAPTIST CHURCH GRETNA
Pastor’s 33rd anniversary April 14, 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Michael L. Davis, lunch served and at 3:00 p.m., guest speaker Rev. James L. Carrington.
Pastor Rev. Burnett Clark
HACKBERRY BAPTIST CHURCH
April 17, 7:00 p.m. pastor at St. Paul Outreach Center; 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.
Pastor Rev. Dr. Hubert Pannell
FIRST CROSS ROADS BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m., children’s church and nursery available; Sunday evening service 7:00 p.m. with Dr. Michael Herts; Wednesday Bible study and prayer 7:00 p.m.
Pastor R. Dan Ward
MCLAUGHLIN MEMORIAL CHURCH
April 26-28, First Women’s Conference, registration 9:00 a.m. with workshops and seminars to follow with Tonya Verbal and Monica Williams; First Men’s Conference April 27, Holiday Inn Express, registration 9:00 a.m. For more information, call 575-5746 or 336-392-8864.
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.; Ward A meeting April 18 at 6:30 p.m.; musical program April 28 at 3:00 p.m.; revival May 5-9 with different speakers nightly.
Pastor Dr. William Carr
TRINITY EPISCOPAL CHURCH
Holy Eucharist each Sunday 11:00 a.m., Sunday school 10:00 a.m. Refreshments are served. For more information, call 572-4513.
OF APOSTOLIC FAITH
School of wisdom 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.
Pastor Bishop Lawrence R. Burrell, Sr.
MILLSTONE BAPTIST CHURCH
Women’s conference April 13, 9:00 a.m., registration 8:30 a.m. with guest speakers Margaret Reynolds and Lena Chalmers; Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.
Pastor Paul Crews
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/Bible study each Wednesday 7:00 p.m.; evening service April 14 at 6:30 p.m.
MT. OLIVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Welcome to Sunday school at 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Smith and youth choir in charge; noonday prayer each Wednesday with Bible study at 7:00 p.m.; April 14, 4:00 p.m. Bethune Alumni Baby Contest with His Young Men singing; youth revival April 17-19 at 7:00 p.m. nightly with Minister Kim Barnes, Minister Wendy Coleman, Minister Margaret Coleman, respectively, and youth choir and praise dancers.
DAN RIVER BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., praise 10:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with Holy Communion observed this week; Wednesday Bible study at 7:00 p.m.; April 17, 7:00 p.m. Kenya missionary trip workshop.
Pastor, Rev. Dwight L. Wilkerson
FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
Worship 11:00 a.m. with senior choir singing; Bible study Wednesday noon and 6:30 p.m.; praise dance team presents “Greater is Coming” at 3:00 p.m. Sunday.
PLEASANT GROVE CHURCH
April 14, church school 8:00 a.m., worship 9:00 a.m.; April 15-19, annual Spring Revival at 7:00 p.m. nightly with Pastor John Hubbard, Pastor Samuel W. Burton, Pastor Hayward Jennings, Pastor Glenn Faulkner, Pastor Frank E. Coleman, respectively. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Frederick Eily
TRAYNHAM GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:30 a.m.; fourth Saturday moving at the annex at 6:30 p.m.; fourth Sunday senior choir anniversary with Rev. Samuel L. Leigh. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Rev. Dr. William A. Keen
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.; April 14, youth choir singing.
BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 10:55 a.m. children’s day with the Carroll Puppet Ministry, a nursery is provided; deacons meeting Wednesday 6:30 p.m., business meeting 7:00 p.m., choir practice 8:00 p.m.
NEW ZION BAPTIST CHURCH
Worship first and fifth Sunday 11:00 a.m., second, third and fourth Sunday 8:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 6:30 p.m.; missionaries seek canned items for Harvest House; pastor’s aid ministry meets April 13 at 10:00 a.m., missionary meets 11:00 a.m., church conference at noon; pastor deacons and trustees meet 10:00 a.m.; April 14, Sunday school follows worship.
Pastor Willie Yancey
SPANISH GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., praise 10:45 a.m. followed by worship, Communion observed; church conference April 12 at 7:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Ronnie Womack
BETH CAR BAPTIST CHURCH
Prayer, announcements and refreshments Sunday 9:45 a.m., Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.
Pastor Dr. Michael Parnell
NEW ST. LUKE APOSTLE CHURCH
Women’s conference Friday, April 12, 7:30 p.m. with guest speaker Pastor Prophetess Cynthia Carter; April 13, 8:00 a.m. prayer, registration (fee) and breakfast and speakers Rev. Margaret Coleman, Elder Lisa Breedlove, Evang. Vernell Palmer, Karen Tucker and Suffagan Bishop Leonia Palmer, lunch to follow. Call 471-6575 or 572-8880 for more information.
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.; gospel chorus Old Time Jubilee April 21 at 11:00 a.m., lunch to follow, program at 3:00 p.m.
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