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NR Church Notices for Feb. 14, 2013

SoVaNow.com / February 13, 2013
WESLEY CHAPEL CME CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship at 11:00 a.m.; February 27, we celebrate our church’s 133rd anniversary at 3:00 p.m. with Rev. Bruce Featherson and choirs as guests. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Keith Mitchell

DAN RIVER BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., praise 10:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; February 17, our pastor will deliver the message and the Sons of Glory will render music. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Dwight L. Wilkerson

CODY CHURCH OF GOD OF PROPHECY
Pastor Darren Massey began pastoring the Cody Church of God of Prophecy April 2012. Pastor Darren has been in ministry for 22 years, and he is delighted to be the pastor of the Cody Church. Pastor Darren and Sandy Massey, along with their son Chance live in the town of Brookneal. Beginning the 17th of February, at 6:00 p.m., the Cody Church we will begin a study on John Bevere’s book the ‘Bait of Satan.’ This book exposes one of the most deceptive snares Satan uses to get believers out of the will of God- offense. Most people who are ensnared by the bait of Satan don’t even realize it.
Don’t be fooled! You will encounter offense, and it’s up to you how it will affect your relationship with God. Your response will determine your future. This study shows you how to stay free from offense and escape the victim mentality. We will show a 30 minute DVD and offer a discussion time, followed by fellowship and snacks. Everyone is welcomed. Open Mic Gospel Sing each Friday night at 7:00 p.m. Sunday school each Sunday at 10:00 a.m. and worship at 11:00 a.m. All are welcome to attend on Highway 40 two miles west of the Cody intersection about midway between Gretna and Brookneal.

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.; study on Methodist beliefs Sunday at 6:00 p.m. and Monday at 10:00 a.m.; children’s choir Wednesday 4:30 p.m.; United Methodist Men dinner meeting February 20 at 6:00 p.m., all men are invited, there is a cost per meal.
Pastor Ed Rigg

ST. MATTHEW BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship second and fourth Sunday at 11:30 a.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Alfred L. Chandler

SAINT JOHN’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
On Sunday Feb. 17 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 11:00 a.m. in the undercroft followed by Sunday school at 11:15 a.m. On Wednesday, Feb. 20, there will be a Healing Service at 10:00 a.m. in the Chapel and at 6:00 p.m. a Lenten Study/Bag Supper will be held in the Rector’s study. On Friday, Feb. 22 there will be Stations of the Cross and Meditations at 6:00 p.m. For further information, call the church office at 476-6696.

GRACE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday, February 17: 9:00 a.m. contemporary service, 10:00 a.m. Sunday school, 11:00 a.m. traditional service, 6:00 p.m. evening service; February 20: 6:30 p.m. Awana clubs, teen Bible study, 7:00 p.m. adult Bible study, 7:45 p.m. choir practice.

CHERRY HILL UMC
Worship 10:00 a.m., Sunday school 11:00 a.m.; choir practice Tuesday 7:00 p.m.; UMW monthly meeting February 21 at 7:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Barbara Parker

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

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
Black history program Sunday, February 17 at 11:30 a.m. with old fashioned style dressing and old style food served after services.
Pastor Robert Wimbish

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 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 Monday 10:00 a.m.; Stations of the Cross each Friday during Lent at 12:15 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend.

ST. CATHERINE OF SIENA ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH
Regular weekend Masses Saturday 4:00 p.m. and Sunday 11:00 a.m. and in Spanish at 1:00 p.m.; weekday Mass Thursday and Friday 9:30 a.m.; Holy Hour Friday following Mass; Stations of the Cross each Friday during Lent at 10:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. in English and 8:00 p.m. in Spanish.

ASBURY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Worship 9:30 a.m., nursery provided, Sunday school 10:45 a.m.
Pastor Patricia Neilsen

FERRY STREET BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 6:30 p.m.
Pastor, Rev. Frank E. Coleman, Jr.

VICTORY COWBOY CHURCH
We will have 7:00 p.m. services each Tuesday at 12014 Mountain Road, Vernon Hill. For more information, call 476-7762.

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

MCKENDREE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. nursery provided.
Pastor Patricia Neilsen

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

MT. OLIVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Usher’s ministry musical program featuring H.Y.M. (His Young Men) Sunday, February 24, 3:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend.

BANISTER SENIOR SERVICES ENRICHMENT PROGRAM
You are invited to attend the Senior Enrichment program on Thursday, February 14, 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. hosted by First Baptist Church, Ferry Street. Lunch will be served at noon.

SUNNYSIDE MISSIONARY ASSOCIATION
Men’s ministry meeting February 23, 5:00 p.m. at First Baptist Missionary Church, Virgilina.

EBENEZER C.M.E. CHURCH
Movie night Saturday, February 16, 6:00 p.m. “The Judgment.”
Pastor Pe’ Williamson

ZION GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., morning worship first and third Sunday 11:15 a.m.; church conference March 2 at 2:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Jefferson Goode

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.; prayer Saturday at 7:00 a.m.; invitation is to The Ask Church of God February 17 at 3:00 p.m.; senior choir rehearsal February 22 at 6:00 p.m.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. Otis Dillard

BLUE WING GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Pastor Hayward Jennings and church family invite you to Sunday school at 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday at 6:00 p.m.; February 23, 5:00 p.m. Tuck’s Musical; pastor guest at Union Grove CME February 24 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.; first and third Saturday prayer 8:00 a.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Eld. William Howerton, Sr.

UNION GROVE CME CHURCH
February 16, prayer 7:00 a.m., usher board meeting 9:00 a.m., mass choir rehearsal 10:00 a.m., board of evangelism meeting 12:15 p.m.; February 17, Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 10:45 a.m.; February 20, 7:00 p.m. pastor at Williams Temple CME.
Pastor, Rev. Alfred S. Parker, Jr.

MT. OLIVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Usher’s ministry musical program featuring H.Y.M. (His Young Men) Sunday, February 24, 3:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend.

MT. VERNON BAPTIST CHURCH
“3:6 Teen” youth group spaghetti supper fundraiser Saturday, February 16, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Pleasant Grove Christian Church. All donations benefit youth mission trip to Nicaragua.
Pastor, Rev. Bill Wilkins

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

BETHLEHEM BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship first and third Sunday 11:30 a.m. with pastor-elect Rev. Moses Dixon. All are welcome to attend.

ASH AVENUE BAPTIST CHURCH
February 17: Sunday school 10:00 a.m., praise 10:50 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with guest speaker Jeanne Christian, 6:30 p.m. quarterly business meeting; February 20: 5:30 p.m. supper, 7:00 p.m. discipleship and prayer gathering, 7:00 p.m. children’s Bible drill; a nursery available up to age 3.

WILLOW OAK CHRISTIAN CHURCH
Bible classes for all ages 9:30 a.m., fellowship 10:15 a.m., adult worship/prayer and children’s worship/prayer 11:00 a.m., evening kids and teens 4:00 p.m.; Wednesday choir practice 6:30 p.m., praise team 7:15 p.m. Andrew Keeney and Mike Haskett, ministers

TRAYNHAM GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:30 a.m. with senior choir singing; Bible study/prayer each Wednesday 6:30 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. William A. Keen

SHADY GROVE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school at 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m., a nursery is available for both services; Bible study each Monday at 7:00 p.m. and Thursday at 10:00 a.m.
Pastor George Gorman

NEW BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school at 9:30 a.m., worship at 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday at noon; prayer and Bible study Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. M. DeWayne Mack

EBENEZER BAPTIST CHURCH
Delano Medley and church family invite you worship this Sunday at 11:00 a.m. with guest speaker for Black History, Mr. Joseph Polk.

ST. MICHAEL AME CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. each Sunday; guest preacher Sunday Rev. Dr. George W. Ford, Sr.

NEW ZION BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible class Wednesday 6:30 p.m.; missionaries seek canned goods for Harvest House; male chorus rehearsal February 16 at 11:00 a.m.; pastor aid ministry stew February 16 at 10:00 a.m. at Farmers Food.
Pastor Willie Yancey

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

HACKBERRY BAPTIST CHURCH
February 16, 6:00 p.m. Evangelist Echols at Mountain View Baptist; February 17, 3:00 p.m. deacon and deaconess day with Pastor Nelson Stamps; February 23, 6:00 p.m. praise team anniversary; February 24, 3:00 p.m. praise team anniversary #2 with guest speaker Pastor Jermaine Parker; Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Wednesday prayer 7:00 p.m. and Bible study 7:30 p.m.; third Sunday intercessory prayer 9:45 a.m.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. Hubert Pannell

ELKHORN BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with combined choir singing, Black history moments observed, scripture Matthew 4: 1-11 and message “The Crown Without A Cross?”
Pastor Dr. C. Lewis Motley


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