Church news briefs for May 3111:08 am | May 31, 2013
Lynn Valley Baptist
Lynn Valley Baptist Church will have its monthly clothes closet Saturday, June 2, from 9 a.m. till noon.
Clothing will be available to all ages for men, women and children.
The clothes closet is held in the church annex.
The Men’s Breakfast at First Christian Church of Elizabethton will be held Saturday, June 1, beginning at 8 a.m. A donation of $4 is requested.
On Sunday, June 2, David Slayton will bring the morning and evening message. Janie Broyles will have special music Sunday morning. At 4:30 p.m. the Children’s VBS Committee and Workers will meet. At 6 p.m. the youth will meet in the loft and the adults in the sanctuary.
The Ladies Bible Study group will meet at 10 a.m. Monday in the Fidelis Classroom.
Morning Prayer will be held Tuesday at 10 a.m. in the sanctuary.
At 7 p.m. Wednesday a special video presentation will be held in the sanctuary entitled “Facing the Challenge of the Unchurched.” The video features author Dr. Thom S. Rainer and is hosted by Dr. Joe Grana of Hope International University.
Grace Circle will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the Winsome Classroom.
Thursday at 10:30 a.m., Sunrise Circle will meet in the Fellowship Hall. At 2 p.m., Volunteer Circle will meet in the Fidelis Classroom and at 7 p.m., Ann Jett Circle will meet at the home of Debbie Hertzog. Also at 7 p.m., Esther Circle will meet in the Fellowship Hall.
At 7 p.m. Thursday, the church elders will meet.
For more information about First Christian and its programs, call the church office at 542-5651.|
Vacation Bible School will be held at First Free Will Baptist Church of Elizabethton June 2-7 with classes from 6 to 8:30 p.m. each evening.
The theme of the Vacation Bible School is “Kingdom Chronicles: Standing Strong in the Battle for Truth.”
The church is located at 706 First St.
The Rev. Nathan Jennings is pastor.
Sunset Freewill Baptist Church will have Vacation Bible School June 2-7. Classes will be held from 6:30 to 9 p.m. each day. There will be a program on June 9 at 6:30 p.m.
The theme of the Bible school is “The Mighty God.” There will be classes for nursery through adult.
The church is located on Highway 19-E, Roan Mountain.
For more information, call the Rev. Terry Richardson at 725-2196 or Brenda Morelock at 534-0241.
Johnson City Baptist
The Crystal River Boys will sing June 2 at the morning worship service at 11 a.m. at Johnson City Baptist Temple, located on the Milligan Highway.
Homecoming will also be observed.
Sunday evening, June 2, at 6 p.m., the group will sing at Antioch Methodist Church in Greeneville.
Unaka Baptist Church will have Vacation Bible School June 9-12, with classes each evening from 6:30 to 8:30.
The theme of the Bible school is “Kingdom Rocks: Where Kids Stand Strong in God.” There will be classes for ages two through adult.
The church is located at 1598 Highway 91. For more information, call 474-2224.
Oak Street Baptist
Vacation Bible School will be held at Oak Street Baptist Church June 9-12.
There will be classes for children in grades K-5.
Classes will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
The Rev. Bruce Hendrich is pastor.
Oak Grove Christian
Oak Grove Christian Church will host Vacation Bible School June 3-7. Classes will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. each day.
The church is located at the corner of Powder Branch Road and Jim Elliott Road.
For more information, call Kathy Buck at 543-6334.
Ivey Heights FWB
Homecoming will be held Sunday, June 2, at Ivey Heights Freewill Baptist Church, located on Ivey Heights Road in Newland, N.C. All are welcome to attend.
The Rev. Barry Sheppard is pastor.
For more information, call (828) 733-4138.
St. John FWB
St. John Free Will Baptist Church, Roan Mountain, will host Driven for a gospel singing Saturday, June 1, at 7 p.m.
Pastor Richard Sheppard invites the public to attend.
Homecoming will be held Sunday, June 2, at Milligan Free Will Baptist Church beginning at 11 a.m.
Mike Presnell will present special singing.
A covered-dish dinner will follow the service.
For more information, call 929-9344.
Roan Street FWB
Vacation Bible School will be held at Roan Street Freewill Baptist Church from June 5-7.
The theme for VBS is “The Mighty God.” There will be classes for ages 2-19.
Classes will be held from 6:30 to 9 p.m.
For more information or to arrange for transportation, call 543-2549, 512-2375 or 213-2567.
Pastor is Tim Gouge. The church is located at 820 N. Roan St., Elizabethton.
Oak Hill FWB
Vacation Bible School will be held Sunday, June 9, through Friday, June 14, at Oak Hill Free Will Baptist Church, 449 Browns Branch Road, Hampton.
The theme this year is “The Mighty God.” Classes for all ages will be held daily from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Rev. Richard Blevins is pastor. For more information, call 725-2495.
Moore’s Chapel FWB
Moore’s Chapel Freewill Baptist Church will have Vacation Bible School from June 5-7. Classes will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. each day.
Everyone is welcome. For more information or transportation, call 474-2079.
The Rev. Greg Largent is pastor.