Church news

Published 7:34 pm Friday, June 17, 2011

• Life Stream Church—The church located 1301 S. West St. (on the corner of Alice and West streets) will have Game Day on Saturday, June 18, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. This is a public family event with volleyball and water balloon games outdoors. Board games will be indoors with air-conditioned comfort. Lunch is at 2. Hot dogs will be furnished and those who prefer another meat may bring it for grilling.

• Second Elizabeth M.B. Church—The church, located 1718 Attapulgus Hwy., Quincy, will observe Myasthenia Gravis Awareness Day and Father’s Day on Sunday, June 19, during the 11 a.m. worship service. Visitors and friends are asked to wear the color teal or turquoise. To learn more about MG, visit

• St. John A.M.E. Church—The church, located 416 E. Broad St., in Climax, will have a Father’s Day fellowship service on Sunday, June 19, at 11 a.m. The Rev. Ronald Williams will be the guest speaker.

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• St. Thomas M.B. Church—The church, located 198 Edward Road, Fowlstown, will hold revival services June 20-24 at 7 p.m. with the Rev. Gary C. Sanders Jr. of Mount Olive, M.B. Church in Albany as speaker.

• Mount Olive A.M.E. Church—The church, located Highway 309, Attapulgus, will hold a revival June 22-24 at 7 p.m. Guests will be the Rev. Anthony Choice and St. Luke C.M.E Church, Thomasville on Wednesday; Thursday will be the Rev. Henry Mattias and Richland M.B. Church, Boston, Ga.; Friday is the Rev. Fredrick Foster and St. John A.M.E. Church of Boston. Speaker for the revival will be the Rev. John W. Law, pastor of the church.

• Travelers Rest M.B. Church—The church, located 661 Cal Thomas Road in Whigham, will have a deaconess first workshop on Saturday, June 25, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the theme, “How to become an effective servant leaders.” Registration fee is $10 per person. Contact Ethel Johnson at 248-8732.

• Lily Hill M.B. Church—The church, located in Climax, will hold a Men and Women Day on Sunday, June 26, at 11:30 a.m. with Evangelist Barbara Haynes of Redeeming Life Fellowship Church in Cairo as guest speaker.

• Mount Ararat P.B. Church—The church, located 7797 Tallahassee Hwy., will observe its annual Usher’s Anniversary on Sunday, June 26, at 2:30 p.m. with Elder Henry Stephenson and the Second Morning Star Church family rendering services. Refreshments will be served immediately following the service.

• Mount Olive A.M.E. Church—The church, located Highway 309, Attapulgus, will have a Family and Friend Celebration on Sunday, July 31, at 3 p.m. Guest speaker will be the Rev. John Gardner, pastor of Second Elizabeth Missionary Baptist Church of Quincy. Refreshments will be served.