Church news 6.14.12
Posted: Thursday, June 14, 2012 6:00 pm
Identifying the church
Church of Christ-Troy Road, located at 801 Troy Road in Obion, will be having gospel meetings Sunday through June 21. The theme for the meetings will be “Identifying The Church.”
On Sunday, the morning program will begin at 11 a.m. with Jesse Webb as the guest speaker. His program is entitled “Love the Church — Why and How?” Lunch will be served at the church from 1-2:15 p.m.
At 3 p.m. Sunday, George Coleman will present a program entitled “Identifying the Sheep of God.”
Kevin Thomason is the scheduled speaker for the Monday program, which will begin at 7:30 p.m. His program is entitled “At Ease in Zion.”
Tuesday’s program will begin at 7:30 p.m. with Brent Arnold, whose program is entitled “Things That Can Hinder God’s Work.”
On Wednesday at 7:30 p.m., Roger Jones will present the program entitled “God’s Promises And The Bible — How Certain Are They?”
The final night of the series, starting at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, will feature Charles Taylor and his program, entitled “Building For Eternity.”
The public is invited to attend the gospel meeting series.
The pastor of the church is Terence L. Mannis.
Appreciation day set
Highway 45 Church of Christ of South Fulton will observe its annual Minister’s Appreciation Day on Sunday.
The speaker for the occasion will be Raymond Bass of Clarksville. Lunch will be served following the morning services.
The Christian Unity Seekers Singers of Memphis will be performing for the evening program.
Thomas Todd is minister to the congregation.
Family, friends day set
Pentecostal Tabernacle in Water Valley, Ky., will host Community Family and Friends Day July 1 from 1-10 p.m.
There will be free food and games all day, as well as singing and preaching in the afternoon.
There will be an opportunity to win $100 by entering the “God’s Got Talent” contest. To participate, performers must sign up by 3 p.m. at the church on the day of the event. For more information about the contest, call Janet Robinson at (731) 223-0502.
For more information about the event, contact pastor Larry McClure at (270) 472-3801 or assistant pastor Markus McClure at (270) 970-7256.
Fish fry planned
The Powerhouse Ministries P.E.O.C. ministry building fund is having a fish fry at 2131 Nailling Drive in Union City from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday.
The menu includes catfish and buffalo fish, white beans, cole slaw, dessert, cornbread and cold drinks for $6.50 per plate.
The Rev. Demetrius Ceaser is pastor.
Car wash set
A youth car wash is planned for Saturday from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. at Faith Lutheran Church in Union City, located at 2012 Reelfoot Ave., across from the Coca-Cola Bottling plant.
All proceeds go into the youth account for future youth activities, such as the National Youth Gathering in San Antonio.
There will also be a few cases of Coke products available for $20 per case.
Denman to speak
William Denman Jr. of Troy will be the guest speaker at Fremont Church of Christ, located on Highway 22 near Union City, Sunday through Tuesday.
The theme of the gospel meeting is “My Jesus I Love Thee.”
Bible study on Sunday will be at 10 a.m., followed by worship service at 11. Nightly services will be at 7:30.
The men of Brown Chapel AME Church, located at 801 East College St., Union City, will be hosting a two-night revival Friday and Saturday at 7 each night.
The Rev. Clay A. Holliday Sr. will bring the message on Friday and his son, the Rev. Clay Holliday Jr., will bring the message on Saturday.
The theme is “Strong Men Standing in the Gap.”
Repass will follow the services each night.
The public is invited to attend.
Dwayne Wilkins is chairman and Dwayne Mitchell is co-chairman.
Men’s Day set
The 51st United Men’s Day will be hosted by New Hope Free Will Baptist Church, where the Rev. Ron Smith is pastor, on Sunday at 3 p.m.
Churches participating include Brown Chapel AME and its pastor the Rev. Clay Holliday; Greater Victory Free Will Baptist Church and its senior pastor the Rev. Richard Davis; and Mount Herman Baptist Church and its pastor the Rev. James Jones.
Mount Zion CME Church pastor the Rev. Darrell Turner will be the speaker.
Dwayne Hensley of New Mount Zion Church in Tiptonville will be the pianist.
Ardell Maddox is chairman.
Published in The Messenger 6.14.12