Church News for 2/11

Published 4:19 pm Friday, February 10, 2012

Oak Grove M.B. Church — The church, located at 138 Philyaw Road in Fowlstown, will distribute food on Saturday, Feb. 11, at the church between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints — The church, located at 1510 W. Longleaf Drive, will host a family history social on Saturday, Feb. 11, from noon to 3 p.m. teaching how to begin to research family genealogy. Open to the public.

• Emanuel M.B. Church — The church, located at 161 Emanuel Church Road in Fowlstown, will have a brotherhood breakfast on Sunday, Feb. 12, at 8 a.m. with Bros. Randolph Jenkins as speaker.

Second Elizabeth M.B. Church — The church, located at 2718 Attapulgus Highway in Quincy, Fla., will host the annual Black History program on Sunday, Feb. 12, at 11 a.m. with Evangelist Brenda C. Williams of Holy Temple Miraculous Works of Tallahassee as guest speaker. At 4 p.m. on Feb. 12, the church will host the annual pre-Valentine’s Day Gospel program sponsored by Sister Dot Brown and the Gospel Interpreters.

Morning Star Freewill Baptist Church — The church, located at White Bridge and Twilight Road in Miller County, will celebrate Black History on Feb. 12 at 11:15 a.m. with Sister Etosha Salter, an educator, motivational and spiritual speaker as the presenter.

Bethlehem Freewill Baptist Church — The church, located at 1810 S. West St., will observe the annual Deacon’s Day on Feb. 12 at the 11:15 a.m. service.

St. Thomas M.B. Church — The church, located at 198 O.L. Edwards Road in Fowlstown, will continue to celebrate Pastor Willie G. Smiley’s first anniversary on Sundays, Feb. 12 and Feb. 19 at 2 p.m. on the theme of VISA (vision, integrity, structure and accountability).

Mt. Zion M.B. Church — The church, located at 516 Hanover Road, will celebrate Pastor Willie J. Kegler’s second anniversary on Sunday, Feb. 12, at 2:30 p.m. with Rev. Cleveland Sanders as guest speaker.

First African Baptist Church — The church, located at 515 Webster St., will have a Black History Month celebration on Feb. 12 at 4 p.m. The keynote speaker will be U. S. Congressman Sanford D. Bishop Jr. The Black History theme this year is “Black Women in American History and Culture.” Dinner will be served. For further information contact (229) 243-0798 or (229) 220-2504.

Bethel M.B. Church — The church, located at 563 Twilight Church Road in Colquitt, Ga., will have a Woman’s Mission Day with a Mission March on Feb. 18 at 6:30 p.m.

Greater Mt. Calvary First Born Church — The church, located at 471 S. Broad St. in Climax, will have a benefit program for Seconia Douglas, on Saturday, Feb. 18, at 7 p.m., featuring Willie Jackson and Gospel Wheels, the GMC Praise Dancers, the Hall Family Choir and others as presenters.

New Salem Freewill Baptist Church — The church, located at 2573 Spring Creek Road, will have a Black History Program with the theme, “Pressing Toward a Higher Calling” on Sunday, Feb. 19, at 11 a.m. with Pastor Henry Flowers III of First Baptist Church as speaker.

The Pine Hill M.B. Church — The church, located at 1048 Pine Hill Road, will celebrate Black History on Sunday on Feb. 19 during the 11:15 a.m. service. Deacon Daniel Burke of Branchville M.B. Church will be the guest speaker.

Bethlehem Freewill Baptist Church — The church, located at 1810 S. West St., will have a Black History Program on Sunday, Feb. 26 at 11:15 a.m.

Climax United Methodist Church — The church, located at 210 W. Broad St. in Climax, will host the Dixie Echoes Quartet in concert Sunday, Feb. 26, at 6 p.m. Admission is free, but a love offering will be taken. This group has been singing Southern gospel music for over 50 years and is one of the few pioneer gospel quartets still in existence today.

Climax United Methodist Church — The church, located 210 W. Broad St., will host a World Day of Prayer service Friday, March 2, beginning at noon. Bring a sack lunch to eat in the Fellowship Hall after the service. Drinks and desserts will be provided by the church. An offering for women’s and children’s missions in United States and abroad will be received.

Disciples of Jesus Ministries — The church, located at 1630 Bethel Road, will hold a pre-pastor’s appreciation musical extravaganza on March 3, at 6:30 p.m. featuring Amazing Harmony Four, Spiritual Wonders, Sunset Spirituals, Sensational Gospel Singers, and other area gospel choirs and groups.

Liberty in Jesus Christian Center — The church, located at 1108 Butler Ferry Road, will host the Holy Convocation 2012 of Hidden Treasures Apostolic Alliance on March 7-11 at 7 p.m. nightly. Featured participants will be Apostle Sharon Seay Eiland of Nashville, Tenn., Apostle Curley Walthour, Apostle Erica B. Jackson, Overseer Sonya Norris, Overseer William Bullard, Pastor Gairreus Williams and Minister Terrance Pinkney.

First United Pentecostal Church — The church, located at 115 Jennifer Drive in Bainbridge, will host the Honeysuckle Gospel Festival on March 24 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. In addition to various gospel groups and singers, the day will feature many family-oriented activities, including bounce house, dunking booth and face painting; arts and crafts vendors; and festival food. From 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. the church will sell homemade breakfast biscuits with coffee for $2, and BBQ plates for $8 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

• Mt. Zuma M.B. Church — The church, located 2015 Vada Road, will hold the annual revival April 9 through April 13 at 7:30 p.m. nightly, with Rev. Hayward Teague as guest speaker.