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Church News

Rosalie Williams

March 2, 2012

Portsmouth First Church of the Nazarene


Sunday, March 4, 9:30 a.m. - Breakfast Sunday! Come, bring your favorite Breakfast food or beverage and have a great time of food and fellowship


Sunday, March 4, 10 a.m. - Sunday School


Sunday, March 4, 10:45 a.m.. Morning Worship with Pastor Ed concluding his series on Heaven. He’ll be preaching on Heaven and Hell and The Rapture. You don’t want to miss this final message of this wonderful series Pastor Ed has been preaching. An interpreter for the deaf is available at all services.


We are also starting to collect candy for our annual Community Easter Egg Hunt, which will be held at our church on March 31. This year we do NOT need any plastic eggs, because we saved the ones from last year. However, we do need as much candy as possible. There will be a bin to collect the candy at the welcome table.


Sunday, March 4, 10:45 a.m.. - Bible Island for the children.


Sunday, March 4, at noon - Parent and Youth Leader Meeting. Lunch will be provided. The agenda is Summer Activities and Fundraisers.


Sunday, March 4, 5:30 p.m.. - Josh Whiteside’s College/Career Small Group meets at the parsonage.


Sunday, March 4, 6 p.m.. - Shane Davis Small Group meets at the church studying the Book of Titus.


Tuesday, March 6, 3 p.m- 5 p.m. - Local Compassionate Ministries Hours are observed.


Wednesday, March 7, 6 p.m. - Wednesday Night Dinner


Wednesday, March 7, 7 p.m. - Men’s and Ladies’ Bible Study


Wednesday, March 7, 7 p.m. - iLife for Teens


Wednesday, March 7, 7 p.m. - Children’s Bible Quizzing


Thursday, March 8, 3 p.m. - 5 p.m. - Local Compassionate Ministries Hours are observed.


First Church of Christ, Wheelersburg


Sunday, March 4, will be Mystery Minister Exchange Day at 10:30 a.m. at the First Church of Christ, 1224 Dogwood Ridge Road, Wheelersburg. There will be a special offering received to help with the general expenses to run Howell’s Mills Christian Assembly at Ona, W.Va. The camp also is in the process of planning new housing for the director.


Adult choir practice will continue at 5:15 p.m. Sunday, March 4.


The youth are making plans for their Opening Day Dinner for April 1. Because of a conflict in the schedule, this year’s youth’s annual yard sale, a fundraiser, will be May 5. If you have items to donate, items may be brought to the church.


During March, items to be collected for Operation Christmas Child will include soap and washcloths.


For more information about these activities or the church, call Randy Wickham, minister, at (740)574-5031 or 574-1913.


North Moreland Christian Baptist Church. Breakfast is served every Sunday morning 8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m. Everyone is welcome. Sunday School 9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. Pastor Paul Hagen. Super Church Pastor Chris Meenach 10:30 a.m. to noon. Morning Worship Service 10:30 a.m. to noon. Evening Worship Service 6 p.m. Wednesday Prayer Meeting Service 7 p.m. Childrens Bible Club, Wednesday, 7 p.m.


North Moreland Christian Baptist Church


North Moreland Christian Baptist Church. Breakfast is served every Sunday morning 8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m. Everyone is welcome. Sunday School 9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. Pastor Paul Hagen. Super Church Pastor Chris Meenach 10:30 a.m. until noon. Morning Worship Service 10:30 a.m. until noon. Evening Worship Service 6 p.m. Wednesday Prayer Meeting Service 7 p.m. Childrens Bible Club, Wednesday, 7 p.m.


The church is currently selling our new cookbook, titled “Feeding the Flock”. The cookbooks are $10.00 each. Please call Susie Munion at 876-9778 or Pam Pennington at 456-0429 to order one.


Berean Baptist Church


Sunday, March 4, Missionary Jody Stevens will be speaking in both the morning and evening worship.


The Adult Choir will open the service with the Choral Opener “Saved by the Blood” and later on in the service the Adult Choir will present their special under the direction of Bryan Vallandingham, Music Director. The Cheryl Porter will be singing a solo in the morning worship service and The Stuart Payne Family Trio will be singing in the evening service.


Recognition will be given to Myrtle Brown who will be celebrating a special birthday.


Schedule nursery workers are Marj O’Brien, Nikki O’Brien and Jennifer Pierce.


Special missionaries for the week are Chad and Wendy Justice serving in the Dominican Republic. Missionary Bryant Crane will be special guest speaker in the March 11 service.


The Quiz Rally Team will met at 7 p.m. on Monday, March 12.


Wednesday night services include classes for the Wednesday Night Kids Club (WNKC), Teen Time and the Adult Bible Study with Mark Pierce bringing the lessons.


Sunday evening Choir practice will be held at 4:45 p.m. and the Men & Ladies Prayer Meeting at 5:30 p.m. Sunday School Classes provided for all ages.


The Evangelical United Church of Christ


The Evangelical United Church of Christ invites you to join us for our weekly, church service. This Sunday, March 4, at 10 a.m. , Rev. Pete Michael will be presenting a sermon entitled “Who Do You Say I Am?”


Trinity Chapel


Trinity Chapel, 9490 Gallia Pike in Wheelersburg is having a Special Service on Sunday, March 4, at 6 p.m. Tommy Baker will be preaching for this service.


Sandhill IPCC


Sandhill IPCC, located at 200 Second Street in Sandhill, Ky., invites you to join them this Sunday for Sunday School and Morning Worship. Pat Rawlins will teach at 10 a.m., followed by morning worship with Pastor Gary Newman to bring a message on Discipleship. Sunday evening service begins at 6 p.m. Monday evening is our Youth Service at 6 p.m. Our food pantry will be open every Tuesday from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m. Thursday, March 8, we will be taking orders for our spaghetti dinner. All proceeds will go to help support our Food Pantry Ministry. To make donations, or get more information on our Food Pantry Ministry please call Pastor Gary at 740-821-0766. Join us for a special concert, featuring Trinity, on March 31 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, April 1 at 10 a.m.