Church News


St. John Lutheran Church

St. John Lutheran Church invites you to come worship with us. We are located at 5600 Junior Furnace / Powellsville Road, Franklin Furnace, Ohio. Sunday morning worship begins at 10:30 a.m. with Pastor Carl Beck. Children’s Church is provided. If you have any questions, please contact us at 740-574-8028. Everyone is welcome.

Coles Blvd. First Church of God

Pastor Chad Benner and the congregation of Coles Blvd. First Church Of God, located at 1300 Coles Blvd., invite you to come and worship with them.

Saturday, February 4, 9 a.m. – Men’s Meeting

Sunday, February 5, 10:30 a.m. – Souper Sundae – Morning Worship with Pastor Chad bringing the message from God’s Word. An interpreter for the deaf and hard of hearing is available at all services. Also, Fred Spencer will be singing. Following Morning Worship, we will meet in the Fellowship Hall for our Souper Sundae dinner. We will have soup, and and ice cream buffet.

Sunday, February 5, 6 p.m. – We will be watching the movie Woodlawn.

Wednesday, February 8, 6 p.m. – Bible Study with Pastor Chad continuing the study on the book of Matthew.

Thursday, February 9, 3 – 5 p.m. – “Our Father’s Table Ministry” Food Pantry is open. The entrance to the Food Pantry is at the back door.

Community of Chirst

Community of Christ 2237 Russell Avenue West Portsmouth will partake of the Lord’s Supper during their 10:30 AM Morning Worship service on Sunday February 5. Evangelist Vicki Crabtree will develop the weekly World Church theme of “Light of the World” and will share her ministry as she brings forth the Morning Communion Message. Elder Kathy Deemer will present the musical selections for the service along with Danny and Elder Kim Green leading the youth during Children’s Church.

First Church of Christ

Services at the First Church of Christ, 1224 Dogwood Ridge Road, Wheelersburg, on Sunday, Feb. 5, will include Sunday school at 9:30 and worship service at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Rase Martin, minister, will teach Sunday school and will preach during the worship services.

Ladies meet for Bible study at 9:30 a.m. Tuesdays at the office annex. All ladies are invited to attend Bible study.

Rase Martin leads devotions at 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays at the River Bend House in Wheelersburg. Praise, prayer and Bible study, which is led by Rase Martin, begins at 7 p.m. on Wednesdays.

Preparations are being made for a Bible workshop with Dr. Johnny Pressley for Feb. 18 and 19. Pressley is a Professor of Theology at Cincinnati Christian University in Cincinnati. He has been at CCU since 1990.

If you would like more information about these events or the church, please call Rase Martin, minister, at (740) 574-1913 or call the church office at (740) 574-5031.

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. to noon. Morning Worship Service 10:30 a.m. to noon. Evening Worship Service 6:00 p.m. Wednesday Prayer Meeting Service 7:00 p.m. Children’s Bible Club, Wednesday, 7:00 p.m. Youth Meeting, Thursday, 6:00 p.m. with Ed Zeno.