2019-03-20 / Church News

Church News

Lenten Services

The Burke Black Churches Benevolent Association will observe the 40-day Lenten season with 7 p.m. services weekly, beginning on Ash Wednesday. Each service is hosted by a different church and led by a guest pastor from another.

March 20: Westminster Presbyterian Church with the Rev. William McFarlan of Neely Grove C.M.E.

March 27: Metropolitan Baptist Church with the Rev. Leroy Jordan f Bark Camp Baptist Church.

April 3: Thomas Grove Baptist Church with the Rev. Perry Medley of Haven-Munnerlyn United Methodist.

April 10: Haven Munnerlyn United Methodist Church with the Willie Evans of Portersville and Givens Grove Baptist churches.

April 17: Thankful Baptist Church (Waynesboro) with the Rev. Lorenzo Heggs of Raise Bridge

Easter Sunday, Apr. 21 – 7 a.m.: Watkinsville Baptist Church with Dr. Alfred Cason of Watkinsville Baptist Church. The public is invited.

Spring Revival

Phillip Grove Baptist Church will hold its annual spring revival each Wednesday during the month of March. Services are 7 p.m. each Wednesday. Special guests are the Rev. Edgar Slaughter and Rauch Ministries, March 20; and the Rev. Coy Henderson and Popular Spring Baptist Church, March 27. The public is invited.

Singles Night Out

Jones Grove Baptist Church will host its annual Singles Night Out program at 6 p.m. March 23. Special Guest Speakers will be Dr. Dorothy Osgood Williams, Straight Gate Church of God and the Rev. Michael Thomas, pastor of Piney Grove Baptist Church. All singles are invited to attend. The Rev. Melvin Habersham, is the pastor of Jones Grove Baptist Church.

29th Pastor Anniversary

McElmurray Tabernacle Baptist Church, Waynesboro, will celebrate its 29th Pastor Anniversary 2:30 p.m. Sunday, March 24. The public is invited.

15th Anniversary

Antioch Rock Creek Missionary Baptist Church Pastor’s Aid Ministry will celebrate its 16th Anniversary 11 a.m. Sunday, March 24. The public is invited.

Ministries Anniversary

Thomas Grove Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate its ministries anniversary Sunday, March 24, at 2 p.m.. Guest speakers will be the Rev. Clinton Bates pastor of Mills Grove Baptist, First Baptist and St. John Baptist churches. The Rev. Willie Tomlin and church family invites the public.

Men and Women’s Day

Sardis First Baptist Church will celebrate its Men and Women’s Day Sunday, March 24, beginning with Sunday School at 9:30 a.m. The Rev. Earnest Rucker Sr. invites the public.

Men and Women’s Day

Clear Spring Missionary Baptist Church, 1813 Old Wadley Road, Midville, will celebrate its Men and Women’s Day Sunday, March 24, beginning with Sunday School at 10:30 a.m. The Rev. Abraham Gibbons invites the public.

Spring Revival

Summerstand Outreach will hold its Spring Revival 7:30 p.m. nightly March 26-28. Guest speakers are: Tuesday, March 26, Pastor Dorothy Osgood-Williams of Straightgate Church of God, Midville; Wednesday, March 27, Pastor Beverly Henry of Apostolic Faith House of Prayer, Midville; Thursday, March 28, Apostle Alan Dunbar of God’s Life Changing Ministries, Augusta. The Rev. Jerome Prophet invites the public.

Men of Honor Family Event

Sardis Baptist Church invites everyone to our 5th annual Men of Honor event, Saturday, March 30, at 1:00 p.m. at Padgett’s Farm, 1700 Hwy 23 S., Waynesboro, Georgia. Just follow the signs. There will be archery contests, horseshoes, cornhole games, and a fishing tournament for kids with cash prizes. There will be door prizes with two Grand Prizes: a guided wild hog or turkey hunt on Wade Plantation and a guided hog hunt with Jesse Perry and the Catahooligans. Guest speakers will be Sherriff Alfonso Williams and Game Warden Jeff Billups. A barbeque meal will be provided, all free of charge. So, parents, bring your fishing poles, we’ll supply the bait, and a good time will be enjoyed by all. For more details, go to sardisbaptistchurchga.com, our Facebook page, or even better, just show up at 1 p.m.

Ushers Anniversary

Ward Grove Baptist Church will celebrate its Ushers Union Anniversary 11 a.m. Sunday, March 31. Dinner will be served. The public is invited.

Spring Revival

Second McCannan Baptist Church will hold its annual Spring Revival 7:30 p.m. nightly, April 1-3. Guest speaker will be the Rev. Milton Evans, Monday; the Rev. Velton Moore, Tuesday; the Rev. Hambrick, Wednesday. The public is invited.

Spring Revival

Ward Grove Baptist Church will hold its annual Spring Revival 7:30 p.m. nightly April 3-5. Guest speaker will be the Rev. T.L. Johnson, pastor of Ebenezer Baptist Church of Vidette. The public is invited.

Women’s Conference

First Baptist Church of Gough will have its annual Women’s Conference 10 a.m. Saturday, April 6. Guest speakers will be ministers Ernestine Patterson and Elaine Stokes. Lunch will be served. The public is invited.

Easter Program

McKinnie Branch Baptist Church will hold its annual Easter program Sunday, April 7, beginning with Sunday School at 10:30 a.m. The Rev. L.E. Jones invites the public.

Men & Women’s Day Program

Ward Grove Baptist Church will celebrate its annual Men and Women’s Day program Sunday, April 7, beginning with Sunday School at 10:45 a.m. followed by worship serves at 11:30 a.m. The public is invited.

Family and Friends Day

Murphy Ebenezer Baptist Church will hold its annual Family and Friends Day 2:30 p.m. Sunday, April 7. The Rev. Larry Carter along and the Mt. Sinai Missionary Baptist Church family will be in charge of the service. The public is invited.

Pastoral Anniversary

Union Bethel Church will celebra te its 19th Pastoral anniversary in honor of the Pastor Bobby Williams and Patricia Williams April 7. The Rev. Larry Mack and the Walker Grove Baptist Church family will be in charge of the service. The public is invited.

Men and Women’s Day

Red Hill Baptist Church in Alexander will hold its Men and Women’s Day program 11 a.m. Sunday, April 7. The Rev. Eddie Walker invites the public.

Spring Revival

Thomas Grove Missionary Baptist Church will hold annual spring revival services April 8-12, at 7 nightly. Guest speakers will be the Rev. Jimmy McCullough III and the Ways Grove Baptist Church family of Stellaville. The Rev. Willie B. Tomlin and the church family invites the public.

Tent Revival/Pig Pickin

East Burke Baptist Church, 6564 Highway 24 South, Sardis, GA, will host a three-day old-fashioned, Christian all-night singing and tent revival on its grounds Friday-Sunday, April 12-14. The all-night event, with more than 20 groups and individuals performing, will be held from 7 p.m. Friday night until dawn Saturday morning. A regional talent competition will be held 2-5 p.m., Saturday. Christian-themed entertainment including singers, poets, plays, or even comedians are invited to compete. A “Pig-Pickin” pit-cooked BBQ coincide 4-6 p.m., Saturday. Afterward, featured singing with invited talent begins at 6 p.m. All seats are free and a love offering will be received both nights. Also, light refreshments will be provided at no cost both nights. Sunday morning service “under the tent” message, 11 a.m., April 14 will be delivered by Jordan Clayton and other Christian leaders. The public is invited.

Ushers Anniversary

Second Antioch Baptist Church will celebrate its Ushers Anniversary 2 p.m. Sunday, April 14. The Rev. Vivian Hambrick and the Live River Baptist Church will deliver the message. The public is invited.

Pastoral Anniversary

Gordon Hill Missionary Baptist Church will celebrates its 28th Pastoral anniversary 2 p.m. Sunday, April 14. The Rev. Clinton Bates and Mills Grove Baptist Church will be in charge of the service. The public is invited.

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