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COMMUNITY NEWS

August 13-17

REVIVAL SERVICES, 7 p.m. prayer and praise, followed by 7:30 p.m. revival service nightly at New Witt Baptist Church. The public is invited.

August 18

USDA FOOD BANK, 10-11:45 a.m. at Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Red House. This food bank is for those in the Phenix and surrounding Red House community who are residents of Charlotte County. USDA food can only be received at one site. Bring a large cardboard box. For questions, contact Bernice Pannell at (434) 248-6465 after 5 p.m. and before 8 p.m.

August 19

WOMEN’S MINISTRY PROGRAM, 3 p.m. at Antioch Baptist Church in Keysville. All ladies wear white with a red flower. Refreshments will be served after service.

COUNT YOUR BLESSINGS PROGRAM, 3 p.m. at Gill Hill Baptist Church in Keysville. The youth department will sponsor the program to benefit the building fund. The program will include the Hawkes Family of Blackstone and Carnell Lewis of Burkeville. Everyone is invited.

HOMECOMING, 11:30 a.m. at Mt. Nebo in Dillwyn. Dinner will follow after morning service.

HOMECOMING, 11 a.m. at Mossingford Baptist Church.Guest proclaimer will the the Rev. Marvin Bohanan and his choir from Bethel Grove of Clover. All are invited.

FREE CHURCH RIDES, to Drakes Branch Baptist Church each Sunday. Call the church office at (434) 568-4021 or (434) 208-8496 if interested.

August 20

DEMOCRATIC MEETING, 7 p.m. at the Drakes Branch Municipal Building, 4800 Drakes Main St.

August 25

COMMUNITY FUN DAY, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Emmanuel Bible Church in Keysville. Attractions will include two inflatables, cake walks, dunking booth, music, food, indoor and outdoor games, local fire and rescue vehicles, and more.

FFA CAR AND TRUCK SHOW, 1-3:30 p.m. at the Central Middle School bus parking lot. Classes for the show will include best classic car, best classic truck, ugliest farm truck and spectator’s choice. The event will include food, music, door prizes, cash prizes and trophies for best vehicle.

August 26

HOMECOMING, 10:45 a.m. prayer and praise service and 11:15 a.m. worship service at Mt. Zion Baptist Church. Lunch will be served after morning worship.

HOMECOMING/ANNIVERSARY, 11 a.m. at Salem Baptist Church in Red Oak. Everyone is invited. The church is located at 4050 Salem School Road

FREE CHURCH RIDES, to Drakes Branch Baptist Church each Sunday. Call the church office at (434) 568-4021 or (434) 208-8496 if interested.

HOMECOMING/ANNIVERSARY, 11 a.m. at Triumph Baptist Church. The Rev. James W. Morris will preach and the church choir will provide the music. Dinner will be served following the service.

 

August 27-29

REVIVAL, 7 p.m. nightly at Salem Baptist Church in Red Oak. The Rev. Dr. William Keen will be the proclaimer and the mission is developing kingdom builders. A different choir will provide music each night. The church is located at 4050 Salem School Road

August 27-31

REVIVAL, 7 p.m. prayer and praise, 7:30 p.m. worship service at Triumph Bapitst Church. The Rev. Darryl Brown of Calvary Baptist Church in Prospect will deliver the word. He will be accompanied by a guest choir each night. Everyone is invited.

September 4

ACTIVE PARENTING CLASS, 5-7 p.m. at 216 Bush River Dr. in Farmville. This event is sponsored by Crossroads Community Services Board. To register, contact Angela Cook at (434) 392-9461 ext. 274. Space is limited.

September 5

BIBLE STUDY CLASS, 7-8 p.m. at Drakes Branch Baptist Church. The class is free and open to middle school students in grades 6-8 each Wednesday. The curriculum used will be AWANA material. For more information, call (434) 208-8496.

September 8

GOSPEL PROGRAM, 4 p.m. at St. Louis Baptist Church in Charlotte Court House. Guests will be the New Beginnings Singers of Appomattox. Everyone is invited.

September 10

KIDS CLUB, 4-5:30 p.m. at Drakes Branch Baptist Church. The program is free and will be held each Monday after school. Activities will include snacks, homework help by certified teachers, Bible study, games and crafts. Parents need to register children for the program. Call the church office at (434) 568-4021 for more information.