Church News

Published 2:17 pm Friday, October 29, 2010

• Life Stream Church—The church, 1301 S. West St., on the corner of West and Alice streets, 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 Saturday, Oct. 30, and Sunday, Oct. 31, for a “Welcome Back to Nelson” celebration. It will begin with a community carnival Saturday 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.”

• Mount Zuma M.B. Church—The church at 2015 Vada Road, will host a Fifth Sunday Sing Sunday, Oct. 31, beginning at 5 p.m. featuring The Mincey Family, The Spiritual Aires, The Spiritual Sons, The Amazing Harmony Four and others.

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• Climax United Methodist Church—The church, located on Main Street in Climax, will present a program by Lighthouse Children’s Home Choir on Sunday, Oct. 31, at 6 p.m.

• Ebenezer AME Church—The church at 232 Martin Ave., NW, Whigham, will have a Hallelujah Jam Fest Sunday, Oct. 31, at 6:30 p.m. on the grounds of the church.

• First African Baptist Church—located 515 Webster St. in Bainbridge will host the Bainbridge-Decatur County Outreach Mission meeting on Monday, Nov. 1, at 4 p.m.

• First United Methodist Church—The Keenagers and “friends” of the church will met Wednesday, Nov. 3, at the J.O. Smith Building for the monthly luncheon and celebrate a traditional Thanksgiving feast. Call 246-1864 for reservations. Cost $4.

• Lighthouse Ministry—The church, at 312 Dunham St. S.W. in Iron City, will present The Breaking of the Chains Conference, beginning Friday, Nov. 5, with a Lunch and Learn at 12 noon, then 7 p.m.; and Saturday, Nov. 6, at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. Registration fee is $35. Register at

• Greater Mount Calvary First Born Church—The church at 471 E. Broad St. in Climax will have a day of fun, entertainment and food on Saturday, Nov. 6, at its Fall Carnival. The event runs from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

• Pine Hill M.B. Church—The church, located 1048 Pine Hill Church Road, will observe Family and Friends Day on Nov. 7 at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Carl Washington of Thomasville as guest speaker.

• Poplar Springs M.B. Church—The church, located 409 Mobley Road, Whigham, will observe Pastor E. Matthew Faulk’s installation ceremony on Sunday, Nov. 7, at 3 p.m. The Rev. Thomas Garland will preside and the installation message will be given by the Rev. Alexander Mack of Mount Calvary M.B. Church.

• 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 Saturday, 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.

• New Home No. 2 Free Will Baptist Church—The church located in Vada invites the public to the “Old-Fashioned Day” Celebration on Sunday, Nov. 10. Worship is at 11 a.m., followed by lunch. A sing begins at 1:30 featuring The Mercy Mountain Boys from Lake City, Fla.

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

• Second St. James M.B. Church—The church, located on Potter Street in Bainbridge, will have a benefit praise service for Sister Lessie Crawford on Nov. 14 at 5 p.m., with the Rev. Eugene Roberts speaking.

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

• Mount Zuma M.B. Church—The church, located 2015 Vada Road, will observe Family and 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.

• Bethlehem Freewill Baptist Church—The church, located at 1810 S. West St. in Bainbridge will have a Harvest Rally (Old-Fashioned Day) on Nov. 28 beginning at 11:15 a.m. Come as you are for services and dinner that will be served.