Church news, Nov. 24-Nov. 294:59 pm | November 22, 2013
Union Hill FWB
Hunter Greene, who recently announced his call to the ministry, will preach at the evening worship service Sunday, Nov. 24, at Union Hill Free Will Baptist Church.
The service will begin at 6 p.m.
The church will have a special Thanksgiving service Tuesday, Nov. 26, at 7 p.m. The Ladies of Praise Choir will provide special music and the speaker will be Joy Hayley.
The pastor, Roger Hayley, invites the public to attend.
Beck Mountain Baptist
Beck Mountain Baptist Church will have a benefit singing at 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 24.
Performing will be the Brotherhood Quartet.
The singing will benefit the church’s youth mission trip.
Everyone is invited.
The Rev. Ronnie Campbell is pastor.
Roan Park Baptist
The Burbank Free Will Baptist Youth Group will present a Black Light service Sunday, Nov. 24, at 6 p.m. at Roan Park Baptist Church.
The Rev. Darrell Holly, pastor, invites the public to attend.
Dr. Jeffery G. Campbell Sr. will bring the message for the Thanksgiving service Sunday, Nov. 24, at First Christian Church of Elizabethton. The service will begin at 9:45 a.m.
A special message in song will be presented by Janie Broyles.
The choir will have cantata practice at 4 p.m. in the sanctuary.
Sunday evening, everyone is encouraged to attend either the Carter County Christian Churches Singspiration at 6 p.m. at Lower Shell Creek Christian Church or the Community Thanksgiving Service at First Baptist Church.
The Ladies Bible Study group will meet at 10 a.m. in the Fidelis Classroom as they continue their study of Revelation.
There will be Wednesday evening Bible study Nov. 27.
The church office will be closed from noon Wednesday, Nov. 27, through Friday, Nov. 29, for the Thanksgiving holiday.
Valley Forge FWB
Josh Wandell, Principal at East Side Elementary School, will be guest speaker for the Sunday evening service Nov. 24 at Valley Forge Free Will Baptist Church for the Youth Night Thanksgiving service.
The service will begin at 6 p.m.
Pastor Randy Johnson invites the public to attend.
“Disciples In the Kingdom” will be the theme of the Sunday morning sermon at First Presbyterian Church of Elizabethton. The worship service with communion will be held at 11 a.m.
Adult Forum and Sunday School will be held at 11 a.m.
The Peacemaking Team of First Presbyterian will host its 16th Annual Ten Thousand Villages Festival this weekend. The festival Saturday will be from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Sunday from 1 to 3 p.m. Proceeds will go directly to the artisans’ communities around the world.
First Presbyterian is located at 119 W. F St. The Rev. John Shuck is pastor.
For more information, call the church at 543-7737.
The Rev. Larry Campbell will be preaching Sunday, Nov. 24, at 1200 Lakeview Drive, Johnson City.
The service will begin at 2:30 p.m., and the public is invited.
“Jesus, Remember Me” will be the theme of the sermon for morning worship Sunday at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 201. E. Watauga Ave., Johnson City. The sermon text is Luke 23: 27-43.
Morning worship will be held at 8 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. Communion will be served at both services.
Sunday School and Bible study will be held at 9:15 a.m.
Interpreted services for the deaf are available the second and fourth Sundays at the 10:45 a.m. worship service.
The Rev. Steven Harmon is pastor.
For more information, call the church at 926-5261.
First Baptist Church of Elizabethton will host the Community Thanksgiving Service Sunday, Nov. 24, at 6 p.m.
The Rev. Travis Tyler, new pastor at Grace Baptist Church, will be preaching.
The church is located at 212 E. F St.
First United Methodist
“The Inexpressible Gift of God, Thank You” will be the theme of the sermon for the morning worship service Sunday at First United Methodist Church of Elizabethton. The sermon text is Deut: 26: 1-11.
The service will begin at 11 a.m. after which a brief fellowship time will be held.
Sunday School will begin at 11:20 a.m.
The Men’s Prayer Group will meet Sunday at 9 a.m. in Room 108.
The Sunday evening Bible study on Acts will be held in the fellowship hall at 6 p.m.
UMY will meet Sunday from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in the Youth House.
The G2s will meet Tuesday from 3:15 to 4:30 p.m. in the Youth House and the Coolagers on Wednesday from 3:15 to 4:45 p.m.
The Wednesday evening service will be at 7 p.m. in the sanctuary.
First United Methodist is located at 325 E. E St.
The Rev. Raymond Amos is pastor and Debbie Fields is minister to youth and children.
For more information, call the church at 543-3505.
Church of Jesus
The Church of Jesus, 809 W. Main St., Johnson City, will celebrate its 61st anniversary on Thanksgiving night.
All past members and friends of the church are invited to attend a homecoming and fellowship Thanksgiving event.
The church mother, Nora “Tootsie” Francis, will be recognized for 61 years of faithful service.
For more information, call Pastor George Hall at 341-5393.
Royal Vision will present special singing Sunday, Nov. 24, at 6 p.m. at Trinity Baptist Church, located on Doe Avenue in Elizabethton.
The pastor, Dr. James Richardson, invites the public to attend.