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NR Church News for Dec. 23, 2010

SoVaNow.com / December 22, 2010
HICKORY GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with sermon by Pastor Betts and music by the senior choir; December 31, 10:00 p.m. Watch Night service with Pastor Crews; no Bible class until further notice. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor T.E. Betts

DAN RIVER BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Rev. Dwight Wilkerson and church family invite you to Sunday school at 9:00 a.m. this Sunday with casual dress and the Willing Gospel Singers will render music.

GRACE BAPTIST CHURCH-VIRGILINA
December 24, Christmas Eve service at 5:00 p.m.; December 26, 9:00 a.m. contemporary service, 10:00 a.m. Sunday school, 11:00 a.m. traditional service, 6:00 p.m. service cancelled; December 29, Bible study 7:00 p.m.

ST. MATTHEW BAPTIST CHURCH-CLOVER
Rev. Alfred L. Chandler and church family invite you to Sunday school at 10:00 a.m., worship at 11:30 a.m.; Bible study each Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.; December 31, 10:00 p.m. Watch Night service; January 8, church meeting.

CRYSTAL HILL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; noonday Bible study Wednesday; Bible study Wednesday night at 7:00 p.m.; December 25, 8:00 a.m. Christmas service. All are welcome to attend.
December 29, 6:00 p.m. quarterly church meeting.
Pastor Dr. Louis S. Leigh, Sr.

BLUE WING GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school at 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Jennings and youth choir in charge; prayer and Bible study each Wednesday at 6:00 p.m.; Watch Night service December 31 at 10:30 p.m.; pastor's 11th anniversary January 9 at 3:00 p.m. with Minister Margaret Coleman and sanctuary choir. All are welcome to attend.

WILLOW OAK CHRISTIAN CHURCH
Welcome to Sunday breakfast at 9:30 a.m., Bible classes for all ages at 10:00 a.m., worship at 11:00 a.m. with Minister Mike Haskett; Wednesday prayer at 6:00 p.m.; Christmas Eve service at 7:00 p.m.

CLOVER APOSTOLIC HOLINESS CHURCH
Watch Night service December 31 at 9:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Hallie Shelton

CHERRY HILL UMC
Christmas Eve service December 24 at 7:00 p.m.; Sunday worship 10:00 a.m., Sunday school 11:00 a.m.; choir practice Tuesday at 7:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend at 2153 Cherry Hill Church Road, South Boston, 572-2934.
Pastor Barbara Parker

PINEY GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship first and third Sundays at 11:30 a.m.; annual Christmas program December 24 at 7:00 p.m.; Watch Night service at St. Matthew December 31 at 10:00 p.m.; slate of officers due December 26.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. Whitfield Scott

EMMANUEL SEVENTH DAY ADVENTIST
Sabbath school Saturday at 9:15 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with Elder Frederick Betts, communion and dedication of officers; prayer meeting Tuesday at 7:00 p.m.; to enroll in Bible study in your home, call 572-8517.

HACKBERRY BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; prayer and Bible study Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.; intercessory prayer third Sunday at 9:30 a.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. Hubert Pannell

SHADY GROVE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
December 24, 7:00 p.m. Christmas Eve service; Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11;00 a.m., nursery provided for both. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor George Gorman

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.; senior choir will not rehearse Christmas day; senior missionaries are receiving coats for their coat drive; Watch Night community service December 31 at 10:00 p.m.; baptism January 2 at 9:15 a.m.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. Otis Dillard

MT. VERNON BAPTIST CHURCH
December 24, Christmas Eve service at Mercy Seat at 7:00 p.m.; December 26, church finance and budget committee meeting 9:00 a.m.; December 30, Liberty University Snowflex and ice skating, leave Mt. Vernon at 10:00 a.m.; January 2, vote on church budget and Thompson Mission Fund budgets.
Pastor, Rev. Bill Wilkins

McLAUGHLIN MEMORIAL CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:45 a.m. with Rev. Jefferson McLaughlin delivering the message this Sunday.
Pastor Elder Charlie C. Tucker

ASH AVENUE BAPTIST CHURCH
For up-to-date information visit our website: http://www.aabc900.org or call 572-2006; December 24, Christmas Eve service 6:00 p.m.; December 26, 10:00 a.m. Sunday school, 10:45 a.m. praise, 11:00 a.m. worship, a nursery is provided up to age 3; no evening services or activities Wednesday.

NEW VERNON BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school at 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; prayer and Bible study each Tuesday at 11:30 a.m. and Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. Rev. William Davis will be our guest preacher.

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school at 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Frank E. Coleman, Jr. and music by the Sunbeam singers and sanctuary choir; New Year's Eve Watch Night service at 10:30 p.m. December 31; Bible study Wednesday at noon and 6:30 p.m.

SOUTH BOSTON CHURCH OF CHRIST
We invite you to Sunday Bible study at 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; mid week Bible study Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.; private Bible study available upon request; free Bible correspondence by calling 575-7138.

NEW BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school at 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Marcellous D. Mack; Christmas day service at 10:30 a.m.; Watch Night service December 31 at 10:30 p.m.

MT. OLIVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. Sunday school at 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with pastor-elect Elder Brandon Smith and music by the ensblem choir; noonday prayer Wednesday; Bible study cancelled until January 12; Watchcare Night in service at Denniston Grove; installation service for pastor-elect Elder Brandon Smith January 9 at 4:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend.

NEW SHILOH BAPTIST CHURCH
Pastor Sylvester Crawley and church family invite you to Sunday school at 9:30 a.m., worship at 11:00 a.m.; Tuesday prayer and Bible study at 6:30 p.m.; Christmas day service at 6:00 a.m.; Watch Night service December 31 at 11:00 p.m.

UNION GROVE CME CHURCH
Bible study Wednesday 6:00 p.m.; December 25, noon service with Minister William Terry; December 26, Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 10:45 a.m., 3:00 p.m. Frangelism celebration with Master Trevor Ragsdale; December 31, Watch Night service at 10:30 p.m.
Pastor, Rev. Michael Byrd

ELKHORN BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school at 9:30 a.m., worship at 11:00 a.m. with the gospel chorus rendering music and scripture Matthew 1: 18-25 "My Gifts for Jesus." All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Dr. C. Lewis Motley

PLEASANT GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 8:00 a.m., worship with Pastor Frederick Eily and male chorus at 9:00 a.m.; January 2, Sunday school 9:45 a.m., Pastor Eily and youth choir at 11:00 a.m.; Sunnyside women meet at New Bethel for prayer 3:00 p.m.; church conference January 5 at 6:00 p.m.; Bible study resumes January 12; radio ministry second and fourth Friday at 2:00 p.m.; deacons and trustees service January 12 at 3:00 p.m.; Halifax Unions Union meets January 15 at 3:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend.

TRAYNHAM GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school at 10:00 a.m., worship 11:30 a.m. with Pastor Keen and gospel chorus. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. William A. Keen

NEW ZION BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school at 9:45 a.m., worship at 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday at 6:30 p.m.; missionaries seek canned goods for Harvest House; New Year's Eve program at County Line Baptist; pastor, deacons and trustees meet January 8 at 10:30 a.m., church conference at noon, pastor aide meeting 10:00 a.m., missionary meeting 11:00 a.m.
Pastor Willie Yancey

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.
Pastor John M. Leigh

GREATER FAITH FULL GOSPEL
New service at 3:00 p.m. each Sunday; Bible study Wednesday at 7:0 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Charles E. Barnes, Sr.


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