Church News

Published 8:40 pm Friday, October 15, 2010

• Liberty Baptist Church—The church, located 2909 Vada Road, Bainbridge, will have a church clean-up day on Saturday, Oct. 16, beginning at 8 a.m. in preparation for homecoming that will be the following weekend.

• Oak Grove M.B. Church—The church, located 138 Philyaw Road, Fowlstown, will sponsor a Women’s Conference on Saturday, Oct. 16, starting at 8:30 a.m. to 12 noon at the United Steel Building in Attapulgus.

• Second Morning Star M.B. Church—The Senior Mission Department of the church will observe breast cancer awareness on Sunday, Oct. 17, at the 11 a.m. service as Sister Cynthia Hayes Riley of Quincy, a breast cancer survivor, will be the speaker.

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• Friendship M.B. Church—The church, located on Palmer Road, will celebrate the 131st Church Anniversary on Sunday, Oct. 17, during the 11:30 a.m. morning worship service. Guest minister is the Rev. Bengie Evans of Carnsville, Ga. Dinner will be served.

• First African Baptist Church Inc.—The church, located 515 Webster St., Bainbridge, will observe the Mission-In-Action 22nd Anniversary 2010 on Sunday, Oct. 17, at 3 p.m. Speaker will be Belinda Wright Corley, pastor of Magnolia Missionary Baptist Church of Bainbridge.

• Black Jack Baptist Church—The church, located 2747 Old Whigham Road, will host the Lighthouse Children’s Home Girls on Sunday, Oct. 17, at 6 p.m. They will give testimonies and songs. A love offering will be taken along with donations of food, household cleaning and other items.

• New Home Freewill Baptist Church—The church, located at 683 Church Road in Climax, will host nationally known gospel singer and ventriloquist David Mac Meeken and his witty wooden partner, Rusty, from Baconton on Sunday, Oct. 17, at 6 p.m.

• Bride of Christ Church—The Bride of Christ Church will celebrate their second anniversary by hosting a free comedy show Saturday, Oct. 23, at 6 p.m. at Bainbridge College Kirbo Center, 2500 E. Shotwell St. and Sunday Service at 10 a.m. with Body of Christ Church of Raleigh, N.C.

• Mount Olive Missionary Baptist Church—The church, located on Spring Creek Road in West Bainbridge, will celebrate an “Ole Fashioned Day and Feast of the Harvest” on Sunday, Oct. 24, at 11 a.m. The Rev. David L. Gosha, the Jubilee Choir and usher board will be participants.

• Sylvania United Methodist Church—The church, located on Hutchinson Ferry Road, will celebrate homecoming on Sunday, Oct. 24, with services at 11:15 followed by a covered dish lunch.

• Celebration Baptist Church—The church, located at 3039 Faceville Hwy., will celebrate a Sunday Sing on Oct. 24 at 1:15 p.m. following the 11 a.m. morning service and lunch. The Thompsons from Grand Ridge will be participants.

• Life Stream Church—The church, located at 1301 S. West St., will hold a “Light the Night” event for kids and parents to come for treats, games and hot dogs on Saturday, Oct. 30, from 4 to 8 p.m.

• Nelson Chapel AME Church—The church, located at 640 Hall St., will celebrate Family & Friends Days on Oct. 30 and 31, for a “Welcome Back to Nelson” celebration. It will begin with a community carnival Oct. 30 from 1 to 4 p.m.. in the church parking lot. The Sunday, 11 a.m. worship will have the Revs. James A. Platt and Sandra Yates preaching a dual sermon from Habakkuk 1:5 “For I am doing a work in your days that you would not believe if told.”

• Gospel Sing—It’s Harvest Time Gospel singing and preaching will be at the Decatur County Coliseum on Nov. 6, beginning at 7 p.m. Featuring Pastor Eric Collins of Greater Macedonia M.B. Church, Totally 4 Him, The Gloreous Sons, The Spiritual Wonders, Coco and the Chosen Ones, Min. Febe and the Chosen Ones, Spiritualaires, Bishop Livingston and The Gospel Crusader, and The Gospel Songbirds.

• Liberty Baptist Church—The church, located 2909 Vada Road, Bainbridge, will have as a guest speaker, Evangelist Donnie Guy of Gulfport, Miss., on Nov. 6 and 7. A covered dish supper will be on Saturday at 5:30 p.m. with preaching at 6 p.m. He will also preach on Sunday services, Nov. 7. Sunday programs are 9:45 Sunday School, 11 a.m. worship services and 6 p.m. evening services.

• Second Morning Star Church—The church, located 140 Engelhard Road, Attapulgus, will hold an event Nov. 13 at 6:30 p.m. with Brother Joe Kendricks speaking.

• Salem M. B. Church—The church, located 451 Old Faceville Road, Faceville, will be having a “Harvest Bazaar,” on Saturday, Nov. 13, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. The bazaar will feature fun activities for kids of all ages, a spa extravaganza and booth rentals. For more information, contact Johnnie Mae Livingston at 246-0270 or Gloria Clark at 243-8281.

• Piney Grove M.B. Church—The church, located on Piney Grove Road, Whigham, will observe the church and pastor’s anniversary from Nov. 8-14, with 7:30 p.m. services during the week and 11 a.m. on the 14.

• Mount Zuma M.B. Church—The church, located 2015 Vada Road, will observe Family & Friends Day on Nov. 21 at 2:30 p.m. with the Rev. Phillip Corker of Shilo One M.B. Church of Cairo as speaker.

• Mount Zuma M.B. Church—The church, located at 2015 Vada Hwy., will have family and friends day on Sunday, Nov. 21, at 2:30 p.m. The Rev. Harry Mitchell Sr. is the pastor.