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NR Church News for July 2, 2010
SoVaNow.com / July 01, 2010HALIFAX METHODIST CHURCH
Halifax Methodist Church, 133 Mountain Road, Halifax, VA “SonQuest Rainforest” VBS July 7, 8, 9 from 5:30-8:00 p.m. Dinner served at 5:30 p.m.
PINEY GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship service 11:30 a.m. first and third Sundays; annual revival June 28-July 2 at 7:00 p.m. nightly; July 11, Sunday school 8:30 a.m., so we can attend Homecoming at Spanish Grove at 11:00 a.m.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. Whitfield Scott
BANISTER BAPTIST MISSIONARY CONVENTION
Plan to have a celebration for members who have served faithfully for the years July 10 at 4:00 p.m. at Peaceful Tabernacle Baptist Church. All are welcome to attend.
CHERRY HILL UMC
9:30 a.m. worship service, 10:30 a.m. Sunday school; 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
BANISTER HILL C.M.E. CHURCH
Rev. Michael Green and church family invite you to Homecoming services July 4 with Sunday school at 10:00 a.m. and worship at 11:30 a.m.
ST. PASCHAL CATHOLIC CHURCH
Regular weekend Masses Saturday at 5:00 p.m. and Sunday at 9:00 a.m.; weekday Mass Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. followed by Adoration of the Holy Eucharist; Rev. John Kazibwe, pastor, or Rev. Nixon Negparanon, Parochial Vicar, will be celebrant; Sacrament of Reconciliation Saturday at 4:00 p.m.; scripture study Sunday at 5:00 p.m. followed by the Rosary; Peaceful Dove prayer group meets each Monday at 10:00 a.m. All are welcome to attend. Call 572-2285 for more information.
LEVEL RUN BAPTIST CHURCH-HURT
Saturday, July 17, annual session of Staunton River Baptist Sunday School Convention of Virginia at the church. Lunch served at noon. All are welcome to attend.
HICKORY GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship second and fourth Sundays at 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.; July 11, 11:00 a.m. sermon by Pastor Betts and music by the gospel chorus; July 18, 10:00 a.m., 100th annual session of Staunton River Baptist Sunday School Convention at Level Run Baptist Church; July 20-27, revival at 7:00 p.m. nightly with Rev. Dwight Wilkerson, Rev. Paul Crews, Rev. Rodney Dillard, respectively. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor T.E. Betts
MT. OLIVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Welcome to all services: Sunday school at 9:45 a.m., followed by morning worship at 11:00 a.m., Rev. Curtis Carter will bring the message with music by the Senior Choir. Noonday prayer on Wednesday with Bible study at 7:00 p.m. Revival will start July 12-16 at 7:00 p.m. nightly. Monday, Rev. William Coleman, pastor Cross Roads Baptist Church, Evington, VA; Tuesday, Rev. Kenneth Stokes, pastor 1st Baptist Church, Roxboro, NC; Wednesday, Rev. Jerry Rudd, pastor Mayo Grove Baptist Church, Alton; Thursday, Rev. Gregory Hardy, pastor Greater Brandon Chapel Baptist Church, Alton; Friday, Rev. Cecil Bridgeforth, pastor Christian Life Baptist Church, Danville. Theme: The Words of GOD: "They are spirit and they are life." John 6:63b.
SOUTH BOSTON CHURCH OF CHRIST
We invite you to Sunday morning Bible study at 10:00 a.m., worship at 11:00 a.m.; midweek Bible study Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. studying Philippians; private Bible study and free Bible correspondence available by request at 575-7138. All are welcome to attend at 3105 Halifax Road.
WILLOW OAK CHRISTIAN CHURCH-VIRGILINA
Sunday fellowship breakfast at 9:30 a.m., Bible classes for all ages at 10:00 a.m., worship at 11:00 a.m.; Wednesday prayer meeting 6:00 p.m.; Vacation Bible School July 11-15 from 6:30-9:00 p.m. "Heroes of the Bible." Visit our website: http://www.willowoakchristianchurch.com
Michael Haskett, Minister
ASH AVENUE BAPTIST CHURCH
For up-to-date information visit our website: http://www.aabc900.org or call 572-2006. July 4: 10:00 a.m. Sunday school, 10:45 a.m. praise, 11:00 a.m. morning worship with Lord's supper, no evening activities; a nursery is provided up to age 3; July 5, office closed; July 7, 7:00 p.m. community missions prayer walking.
CRYSTAL HILL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m., noonday Bible study each Wednesday; Bible study and prayer each Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.; early morning worship second, fourth and fifth Sundays; youth revival July 19-21 at 7:00 p.m. nightly with Pastor Louis Preston, Jr.
Pastor Dr. Louis S. Leigh, Sr.
TRAYNHAM GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
10th year anniversary in our new edifice Sunday, July 4 with morning worship at 11:30 a.m. by Rev. William A. Keen; afternoon service at 3:00 p.m. with Rev. Kevin Cook. All are welcome to attend.
NEW VERNON BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school at 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study and prayer each Tuesday at 11:30 a.m. and Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.; Homecoming July 4 with Rev. Michael Jackson and at 3:00 p.m., Pastor AnTori Brown and Jeter Chapel Baptist Church as guests. All are welcome to attend.
BLUE WING GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Jennings and senior choir in charge; prayer/Bible study each Wednesday at 6:00 p.m.; youth department car wash/bake sale July 3 at 8:00 a.m. at Advance Auto; ushers ministry anniversary July 11 at 3:00 p.m. with guests Genesis of Traynham Grove. All are welcome to attend.
MT. VERNON BAPTIST CHURCH
Monday, Wednesday and Friday walking exercise at 9:30 a.m.; Wednesday choir practice at 6:00 p.m.; July 11, deacons and deaconess meeting 9:00 a.m., new song - 50 member choir - 6:00 p.m., Pleasant Grove Church; July 17, church picnic/cookout at 5:00 p.m.
Pastor, Rev. Bill Wilkins
ZION GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Church school 10:00 a.m., worship first and third Sundays at 11:15 a.m. with Rev. Jefferson Goode; prayer/Bible study Wednesday at 6:00 p.m.; Holy Communion Sunday during worship. All are welcome to attend.
CRYSTAL HILL SOUTHERN BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school at 10:00 a.m., worship at 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.; no Wednesday services until July 14.
Pastor, Rev. Bob Hurd
SHADY GROVE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school at 9:45 a.m., worship at 11:00 a.m. with a nursery provided for both; Monday, July 5, 11:30 a.m. Sunshine Club (seniors) meeting in the fellowship hall, bring a can of food for the food pantry and a snack for our soldiers in Afghanistan. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor George Gorman
ZION HILL MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH
First-fourth Sunday, Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; this Sunday at 3:00 p.m., an appreciation service for our members with Rev. Dr. Otis Dillard and choir of County Line Baptist as guests. All are welcome to attend.
Special worship service in song Sunday, July 11 at 11:00 a.m. with The Harmony Believers of Alton, our choir and others. Guest speaker for July 4 at 11:00 a.m. will be Tim Bowes, youth pastor of Roxboro, NC. All are welcome at Hwy. 96 and 49, Virgilina. Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. each Sunday.
WILLIAMS TEMPLE C.M.E. CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study and prayer Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.; July 17, seasonal tea at 2:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. George R. Brown
ST. MATTHEW BAPTIST CHURCH-CLOVER
Rev. Alfred L. Chandler and church family invite you to Sunday school at 10:00 a.m., worship second and fourth Sundays at 11:30 a.m.; Rev. Chandler on vacation during July, Evangelist Levi Carden, Jr. will be speaker July 11 and 25; no missionary or pastor's aid meeting for July.
MAIN STREET UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m. and worship with Pastor Ed Rigg at 11:00 a.m. Nursery and children's church are provided. Bible study meets each Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. in the education building. Office hours Monday-Friday 9:00-12:00, 434-572-3290; 701 North Main Street, South Boston.
EBENEZER BAPTIST CHURCH-JAVA
Pastor Delano Medley and church family will celebrate Homecoming July 4 at 11:00 a.m. with the theme "Triumphant in Christ." Lunch at 11:00 a.m. All are welcome to attend.
FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH-FERRY ST.
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Frank E. Coleman, Jr. and music by the male chorus; Vacation Bible School July 5-9 at 6:00 p.m. nightly "Step Up and Go Green for Jesus" with classes for all. Dinner each night.
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.
ELKHORN BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with the senior choir singing with the preached word "Independence Day 2010 Edition." All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Dr. C. Lewis Motley
SPANISH GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Homecoming July 11 at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Womack and male chorus in charge; revival July 12-18 at 7:00 p.m. nightly with Rev. Moses Dixon, Rev. Bruce Featherstone, Rev. Marcellous Mack, Rev. Hayward Jennings and Rev. Antori Brown. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Ronnie Womack
OWENS GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., praise 10:45 a.m., worship at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor John Leigh; Bible study each Wednesday at noon; gospel chorus anniversary July 11 at 3:00 p.m. with Rev. Dwight Wilkerson and choir of Dan River Bethel Church. All are welcome to attend.
GRACE BAPTIST CHURCH-VIRGILINA
Sunday, July 4, sermon "Weeping Over a City", 9:00 a.m. contemporary service, 10:00 a.m. Sunday school, 11:00 a.m. traditional service, evening service cancelled; July 7, Bible study 7:00 p.m.
NEW BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Marcellous D. Mack; Bible study and prayer July 7 at 12:00 and each Wednesday at 6:30 p.m.
MILLSTONE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship first, second and third Sundays at 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 6:00 p.m.; July 11, 3:00 p.m. youth choir anniversary; July 12-16 annual revival at 7:00 p.m. nightly with Rev. Paul Crews.
Pastor Paul O. Crews
UNION GROVE CME CHURCH
Bible study Wednesday at 6:00 p.m.; July 3, gospel ensemble rehearsal 10:00 a.m.; July 4, Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Shirley Woody and gospel ensemble, Holy Communion observed; July 11, Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Brown and male chorus, lunch served, 3:00 p.m. pastor's appreciation with Rev. Willie Yancey, choir and church family of New Zion Baptist. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Larry B. Brown
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