Church News

May 17, 2013

Woodards sing at Temple Baptist

Gospel recording artists Debbie and Kendall Woodard will be singing at 7 p.m. Sunday at Temple Baptist Church, 1148 Gallia Street in Portsmouth.

Second Presbyterian Church

Second Presbyterian Church (8th and Waller) will celebrate Pentecost Sunday with a celebration of the Sacrament of Holy Communion. Kelly Raies will be the lay reader and Parker Stone will read Luke’s account of the first outpouring of the Holy Spirit. The service begins at 9:30 a.m. and if followed by a coffee hour and Christian Education for all ages.

Lucasville Community of Christ

The Lucasville Community of Christ, Thomas Hollow Rd., will begin their services on Sunday May 18 with a few minutes of fellowship. Sunday School will begin at 9:45 a.m..

Worship Service begins at 10:30 a.m. with Elder Carolyn Crabtree presiding. The Theme for Sunday is “Come Holy Spirit,” with Elder Lenora Webb presenting the Morning Message.

Wednesday Evening Service - 6 p.m., and the “Adult Night Out” will be on Monday, May 19 at 5:30 p.m.

First Church of Christ

Hoyt Allen of Ironton will be preaching during the 10:30 a.m. and the 6 p.m. worship services Sunday, May 19, at the First Church of Christ, 1224 Dogwood Ridge Road, Wheelersburg. He will also lead the Praise, Prayer and Bible Study at 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 22.

Members and guests of COLTS will meet for lunch and the monthly meeting at noon Tuesday. May 21, at Ponderosa, Ohio River Road, Wheelersburg.

Randy Wickham, minister, will be leading the song service during revival services Sunday, May 19, through Wednesday, May 22, at the Westwood, Ky. Christian Church.

For more information about these events or the church, call the church office at 740- 574-5031.

Portsmouth First Church of the Nazarene

Portsmouth First Church of the Nazarene, located at Third and Brown Streets, in Portsmouth,

would love for you to come and be a part of their service this week.

Thursday, May 16, 3 - 5 p.m. - Local Compassionate

Ministries hours are observed.

Thursday, May 16, 6:30 p.m. - Softball practice.

Friday, May 17, 6 p.m. - Ladies Tea with Pastor Kelly

bringing the devotion. The theme of the day is

“Diamonds in the Rough.”

Saturday, May 18, 1 - 4 p.m. - “Free Market” - We are partnering together with several other local churches to

show Christ’s love to our community. We will open the doors at 1 and allow our community to come in and get

what they need for free. We will have furniture, toiletries and clothing.

Sunday, May 19, 10 a.m. - Donuts, Coffee, Milk and

Juice in the Fellowship Hall.

Sunday, May 19, 10:30 a.m. - Faith Promise Sunday -

Rev. Bob and Frances Collins, former missionaries to Brazil will be speaking. An interpreter for the deaf and hard of

hearing is available at all services. We will also take upour Faith Promise pledges.

Sunday, May 19, 10:30 a.m. - Children’s Church for

grades K- 5. Today’s Children’s Church workers are Elaine Evans and Christina Thomas.

Sunday, May 19, immediately following Morning Worship, we will be having a LCM Fundraiser Dinner. Do you want a delicious dinner at an affordable price, that helps with a good cause. Then we have a deal for you! Plan on sticking around for our first LCM Fundraiser Dinner.

Sunday, May 19, 6 p.m. - Sunday Evening Worship

Tuesday, May 21, 3 - 5 p.m. - Local Compassionate

Ministries hours are observed.

Wednesday, May 21, 6 p.m. - Prayer/Share

Wednesday, May 21, 6 p.m. - 10:10 Student Ministries

for grades 6 - 12.

Wednesday, May 21, 6 p.m. - Kids Ministries

Wednesday, May 21, 7 p.m. - Discipleship 101 Class.Thursday, May 22, 3 - 5 p.m. - Local Compassionate Ministries hours are observed.

Temple Baptist Church

Temple Baptist Church, corner of Gallia St. Waller Ave. will be hosting Kendall and Debbie Woodard on Sunday, May 19, at 7 p.m.

Central Church of Christ work day

Central Church of Christ will be having a work day on Saturday, May 18, beginning at 8 a.m. All members are being called on to lend a hand for a special project.

Sunday Services include: Sunday School at 9:30 a.m., Morning Worship at 10:30 a.m., Evening Service and Youth Groups at 6:30 p.m. The adult choir will meet on Wednesday, May 22 at 5:30 p.m. for rehearsal.

The Teens Ministry will be hosting a Camp Out on Friday-Saturday, May 24-25 from 4 p.m-10 a.m. See Andy Dawes for more information.

Vacation Bible School is scheduled for June 9th-13th for ages 2 years-6th grade.

High School and College Graduates will be honored on Sunday, June 2.