Church news: April 4, 2014

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Allen Chapel

Rev. Robert Marshall is the pastor. The churchis located on KY 55 in Finchville.

Bagdad Baptist

The church is located at 5790 Elmburg Road in Bagdad.

Beechridge Baptist

The church is located on Beechridge Road in Bagdad.

Bethel A.M.E.

Church services start at 9:45 a.m. for Sunday school and 11 for worship service. The pastor is Rev. Linda Jackson. The church is located at 414 Henry Clay Street.

Bethesda Church of God

The church is located at 2246 Taylorsville Road.

Buffalo Lick Baptist

Sunday school is 10 a.m., morning worship 11. The pastor is Rev. Jeff Peed. The church is located at 2530 Elmburg Road.

Burks Branch Baptist

The choir will hold rehearsals for the upcoming Easter cantata, Glorious Day, at 10 a.m. Saturday as well as after worship service on Sunday morning and at the 7 p.m. Wednesday services. Sunday school will be at 9:50 a.m., with worship services at 11. Marshall Phillips will bring the message during the morning worship service. Wednesday services will begin at 6 p.m. with Acteens followed at 6:30 by Jesus and Me for kids and an adult prayer meeting. Choir practice will begin at 7 p.m. Spring revival services will be April 27-30.Evangelists Steve Rice and Paul Chitwood will preach. Curtis Woods will bring the message on Wednesday night. Steve Skaggs will lead the music. Follow Friends of Burks Branch Baptist Church on facebook to find this information and information about upcoming events, or call the church at 502-321-7187.

Centenary United Methodist

Holy Communion will be served at both the contemporary and traditional services on Sunday. No children's worship or children's moment will be available. Prayer time in the Hunter's Chapel will be from 7 to 8 p.m. This private time of prayer in a quiet meditative atmosphere is available to all members. All regular Wednesday programming will return Wednesday, after spring break. The Ladies Lunch has begun their summer outing, going to Prospect to enjoy fellowship and food at the Prospect Café on Thursday. They will leave the church at 11 a.m. Applications are being accepted for the Director of Children's Ministry. A complete position description can be reviewed at the church website: wwwshelbyvillemethodist.com

Centennial Baptist

The church is located at 808 Heinsville Road in Christiansburg.

Christiansburg Baptist

Sunday services begin with Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and worship at 11. Adult Bible study/prayer meeting and youth meeting will be 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. Upcoming events for April include men’s breakfast at 8:30 a.m., April 13; Palm Sunday, April 13; fellowship meal at 6:30 p.m. on April 30. The revival is coming soon, watch for dates. Join us for the evening meal and fellowship.Visit www.christiansburgbaptistchurch.org. The church is located at 1037 Frys Oldburg Road near Bagdad.

Church of Annunciation

Eucharist Adoration will be in the chapel from 5 to 9 p.m. Sunday, 1 to 9 p.m. Monday, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday, 4 to 9 p.m. Thursday and 1 to 10 p.m. Friday. If you know of anyone who is sick or homebound and wants pastoral care, interested in learning more about the Catholic faith or becoming Catholic, call the parish office at 633-1547.

Clay Street Baptist

Skating, fun, food and games will be from 6 to 10 p.m. every Friday at the Marnel C. Moorman Family Life Center. The cost is $5. The church is located at 1940 Midland Trail.

Clayvillage Baptist

Sunday school begins at 10 a.m., with morning worship at 11. For more information, call 502-321-2757. The church is located at 46 Lawson Lane, just off U.S. 60.

Cropper Baptist

Sunday evening and Wednesday night services will resume this week.  Choir practice will start again at 5 p.m. on April 6. The church is collecting for the Annie Armstrong offering, with a goal of $400. VBS is planned for June 20-22. Church work day will begin at 8 a.m. on April 12. Deacon's meeting and Business meeting will begin at 5 p.m. on April 13. Church council will meet on April 30. Bring in wrapped candy for the Easter egg hunt and give to Carrie. The food pantry is in need of perishable items.

Crossroad Lighthouse

The pastor is Rev. Paul Harvey. For more information, call 220-1810. The church is located at 220 Clear Creek Road in Eminence.

Dover Baptist

Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. and worship at 11. An all-church 40 days of prayer, which is for church, home and individual revitalization, will end on Easter Sunday. Prayer meeting will be at 6:30 p.m. each Wednesday in the Family Life Center, and children and youth choir in the church worship center. The adult choir, all voices are welcome, will practice at 7:15 and are in need of a piano player. Mission offering for America will continue through April. For more information, call 633-0502.

Elmburg Baptist

Team Kids will not meet Sunday due to spring break. WMU and Brotherhood will meet at 10 a.m. on April. WMU will make dresses out of pillowcases for young girls in foreign countries following the meeting. Bring any size pillow case, scissors, lace and rick/rack trimmings, and sewing machine. There will be a potluck salad luncheon.Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. and worship service follows at 11. The church is located at 11307 Elmburg Road.

Father's Love

Father’s Love is an urban ministry of Living Waters Church and is located at 624 Henry Clay Street.

Finchville Baptist

Visit www.finchvillebaptist.com and click on Youth News. The church is located at 5270 Taylorsville Road.

First Baptist Shelbyville

An "Almost Lock-in" conducted by the Student Ministry is today, beginning with a scavenger hunt at 4 p.m. For more information, contact the church office 633-1317 until 4 p.m. today. Dr. Maurice Hollingsworth continues his sermon series at the two services, 8:30 and 11 a.m. Sunday. Bible Fellowship is at 9:45 a.m. Men's Bible study and Women's Ministry are at 5 p.m. NEXT LEVEL resumes at 5 p.m. Wednesday, with a catered meal for $6, children and students $1. "The Road to Salvation," a Bible study with Maurice and Nancy Hollingsworth, resumes in the church sanctuary from 6 to 7:15 p.m. Preparations for the Psalm Sunday cantata, "Thy Will Be Done" led by Rev. Gene Wright, continues at 7:30 p.m. in the sanctuary. Young at Heart meets at 11 a.m. on Thursday at Cracker Barrel. For more information, contact Daisy Baxter, 633-4836 or 655-1487.

First Christian

The church will host a community yard sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on April 26 in conjunction with the Highway 55 yard sale. Call the church office at 633-3345 to reserve your space. The church is a collection site for Edge Outreach Shoes for Water. Donations of new and used shoes create clean drinking water for people in need. Shoes of all types are acceptable – from flip-flops to high heels, from boots to football cleats. FCC also is collecting used hearing-aid batteries, box tops, Campbell’s labels, eyeglasses, plastic bags (Kroger, Walmart, etc.), coupons (current or expired), canceled postage stamps, pop tops from aluminum cans and current magazines for mission projects. Kroger gift cards may be purchased from the church. Each time a card is purchased or reloaded, the church earns 4 percent. Contact the church office for more information. The weekly sermons may be read online at ww.davidcharlton.blogspot.com, viewed online on YouTube and you may follow FCC on twitter @fccshelbyville. The prayer chapel is open during normal office hours Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., for anyone seeking a quiet place to pray. Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m. and there are classes available for all ages. A nursery is available during Sunday school and the 11 a.m. worship service. Two worship services are held at 9 and 11 a.m. Sunday in the sanctuary. The church is located at 1000 Eminence Pike.

Grace Assembly of God

Sunday school for all ages begins at 9:30 a.m. Praise and worship is at 10:30. Children’s church for ages 4-12 and a nursery are provided. Sunday service starts at 6 pm. Wednesday Bible study and children’s activities begin at 7 p.m. Adult Bible study is titled “Gifts for the Marketplace.” This study is “Gifts for the Market Place.” This is a study on the Gifts of the Holy Spirit. The Women of Grace meets at 7 p.m. on Tuesday. Food will be taken to Open Door of Hope men’s shelter April 14. Men’s breakfast is April 19. All are welcome. The church is located across from Claudia Sanders Dinner House on U.S. 60.

Grace Fellowship of Waddy

For more information, call 829-5777. The church is located at 2865 Waddy Road.

Graefenburg Baptist

The church will present “Hosanna House,” a children’s worship experience, at 6 p.m. Sunday. The worship can be viewed online at http://gbcfamily.com/livestreaming.php. Past performances are available at www.youtube.com/hosannahouse. Visit www.gbcfamily.com for more information. Call 829-5324 for more information. The church is located on U.S. 60, just west of the Shelby/Franklin County line.

Graefenburg Christian

The church is located at the intersection of U.S. 60 and KY 151 at Graefenburg.

Greater Shiloh Temple

The church is located at 1100 Equity Street.

Greater Tabernacle Baptist

Family And Friends day will be celebrated during the 11:30 a.m. service on Sunday. Guest will be Rev. Ronald Walker and congregation from Shelby Congregational Church. Dinner will be served following the service. Sunday school is 10 a.m. Morning worship at 11:30 a.m. Bible study is 6:30 p.m. Thursday. Rev. Leslie J. Harris is the pastor. GTBC is located at 181 Alpine Drive in Shelbyville.

Hempridge Baptist

Check out the church’s Facebook page at Hempridge Baptist Church, which is located near Waddy.

Highland Baptist

A church workday and breakfast will be from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday, weather permitting, to cleanup outside. The deacon’s meeting will be 4:30 p.m. Sunday. AARP is offering free tax filing from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Mondays and Thursdays. Contact Betty or Marvin Rogers at 502-487-1612 for an appointment or for more information. Senior meals will be delivered Monday. Georgia’s WOM will meet at 1 p.m. Tuesday. Supper will be 6 p.m. Wednesday with a business meeting to follow at 7. Family game night is 6 p.m. Thursday. For more information, visit our web site www.highlandbaptistky.com or call the church office.

Holy Cross Lutheran

For more information, call 647-3696. The church is located at the corner of KY 53 South and Old Seven Mile Pike.

Indian Fork Baptist

Sunday school is at 9:45 a.m., worship service at 11 a.m., Bible study/prayer at 6 p.m. and youth and team kids at 6 p.m. The church is located at 6776 Bagdad Road.

Kingdom House

Pastors are Josh and Melissa Settles. For information, call Rev. Josh Settles at 502-803-0093. Theministry is at 802 Washington St.

Lighthouse Baptist

Visit the church’s Facebook page at Lighthouse Baptist Church of Shelbyville.The church is located at 696 Frankfort Road, across from Masonic Home Shelbyville.

Little Union Baptist

Sunday school is at 10 a.m. Worship service is 11 a.m. For more information, contact the church at 502-252-7051, the pastor at 252-0126 or send an E-mail to LUBCMail@yahoo.com.The church is located at 4620 Little Union Road in Taylorsville.

Living Waters

There will be a two-day conference on April 26-27 with Phil Wynn, senior pastor of New Life Church in Heidrick, and co-director of United House of Prayer. Weekly service times are Sunday at 10:30 a.m. and Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call the church office at 633-0734, or E-mail info@living-waters.org.The church is located at 5425 Frankfort Road.

Mount Eden Christian

The church is located at 12241 Mount Eden Road in Mount Eden.

Mount Moriah Baptist

The church is located in Mount Eden.

Mount Pleasant Baptist

The church is located at 4429 Aiken Road in Todds Point.

New Beginning Pentecostal

William D. Beasley is the pastor. For more information, call 633-0277. The church is located at 646 Frankfort Road.

New Covenant

Rev. Joseph Humphrey Jr. is the pastor. The church is located at 630 Mack Walters Drive.

New Greater First Baptist

The church is located in Corpus Christi Academy (7010 U.S. 60) in Simpsonville.

New Hope

The church is located at 1745 Robin Road in Shelbyville.

New Life Baptist

Sunday school is at 10 a.m.; worship is at 11 a.m.; and Wednesday services are at 6:30 p.m. The church is located at 2378 Waddy Road in Waddy.

New Mount Zion

Youth Bible study at CDC (formerly the Mulberry Building) is every Wednesday night beginning at 7. For more information, contact the church office at 633-7991. The church is located at 704 Washington St.

Olive Branch United Methodist

Services are Sunday school at 10 a.m., worship at 11 and evening service at 6. Prayer meeting is at 7 p.m. on Wednesdays. For more information, call 834-7000 or 834-7767. Garry Polston is the pastor. The church is located at 6383 Zaring Mill Road.

Open Door Christian Center

For more information, call502-252-9154. The church is located at 2345 Taylorsville Road in Bloomfield.

Penny’s Chapel

For more information, call 502-895-0936. Rev. Les Whitlock is the senior pastor. The church is located at 300 Lincoln St. (Harvey Hall building) in Lawrenceburg.

Pigeon Fork Baptist

Sunday school is at 10 a.m., morning worship service is at 11. Wednesday Bible Study and Prayer meeting is at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call Rev. Grant O’Dell at 502-396-0909. The church is located at 5090 Graefenburg Road in Waddy.

Pleasant Hill Christian

For more information, call 321-0564. The church is located 5 miles south of Mount Eden.

Pleasant View Baptist

The church is located at 789 Clore-Jackson Road.

Refuge Temple Church of God in Christ

The church is located at 1100 Equity St.

Rockbridge United Methodist

The Sunday sermon topic is "It is finished," John 19:30; "Into Your hands I commend My spirit," Luke 23:46 on April 13. Sunday school is 10 a.m. with morning worship at 11. Wednesday night Bible study will be at 6:30 – Matthew 9. Until warmer weather arrives, Sunday school and Sunday worship are being held in the church fellowship hall, which is most accessible by parking in the rear of the building. Signs are posted. The church is located at 5317 Rockbridge Road, at the intersection of Rockbridge and KY 714.

Salem Baptist

Sunday school starts at 10 and the morning worship service begins at 11. The Lord's Supper will be observed at the end of the worship service on Sunday. There will be no Team Kids and Youth meeting on Sunday evening. Discipleship Training is at 6 p.m. with evening worship at 7. Prayer meeting, RA's, GA's, & Youth will meet at 7 p.m. on Wednesday.

Seventh-day Adventist

The church is located at 4401 Frankfort Road in Shelbyville.

Shelby Christian

The next Welcome to Shelby class is at 11 a.m. to noon on April 14 in the conference room downstairs in the office area. This is led by Jason Haggard and is a great way to connect with other new people who are considering allowing Jesus to be Lord of their live and getting involved in our community of changed lives. To register or for more information, contact Jason at jhaggard@shelbychristian.org. More information is available at 633-5975.

Shelby Congregational

A revival will be 7 p.m. Wednesday through next Friday. There will be a praise and worship service the second Friday of each month at 7 p.m. The pastor is Ronald Walker.

Shelbyville Wesleyan

For information, call 633-0488. The church is located at 2713 Mount Eden Road.

Simpsonville Baptist

The “Daniel Plan, Glorifying God in the way we eat, move and think,” will be at 10 a.m. Saturdays in the fellowship hall. Prayer and coffee meeting will be at 10 a.m. Wednesdays in the fellowship hall. Sunday school is at 9:15 a.m. Worship is at 10:30 a.m. Visit www.simpsonvillebaptist.com.

Simpsonville Christian

The sermon series for Lent is “Need for God.” Come hear a message Sunday on the Need for Second Chances. Worship is at 10:50 a.m. There are three Sunday school classes: traditional (adult) at 9:45 a.m., young adult at 10 a.m.; preschoolers at 10 a.m. Nursery and children’s church are provided during the worship service. All are welcome. The church now has sermon videos online at www.simpsonvillecc.org. For more information, call 722-8995, visit the Web site and Facebook page. “The Little White Church Building on the Corner” is located on the corner of U.S. 60 and Old Veechdale Road.

Simpsonville United Methodist

Methodist Men’s Breakfast is at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday in fellowship hall, plan for yard clean up following breakfast. Fellowship dinner is at noon on Sunday following worship.There are two services on Sunday, at 8:45 and 10:45 a.m. Sunday school is 9:45 a.m. Wednesday Bible study is 6 p.m., with choir rehearsal at 7:30. Hartz to Hearts Quilters meet at 10 a.m. every Friday. Even if you can’t sew, you can iron while you fellowship. The church is located on 1st Street off U.S. 60 in Simpsonville.

St. James Episcopal

The monthly potluck will be after the service on Sunday. Non-perishable food for the community food pantry will also be collected. Eucharist is held each Sunday at 10 a.m., and childcare is available. Fred Moffatt will lead a Bible study at 12:15 p.m. each Wednesday, followed by a light potluck lunch. This study is open to all interested persons. Outreach programs continue for those in need for the collection of seasonal clothing, bedding and shoes, the collection of aluminum cans, and the collection of non-perishable food. Collection bins are in Memorial Hall.

Victory Baptist

Sunday school starts at 9:30 a.m., with worship at 10:30 a.m. The church is located at 715 Main Street.

Waddy Baptist

Sunday school begins each Sunday morning at 9:45, with the weekly worship service at 11. The church is located at 3130 Waddy Road. For more information, call 829-5164.

Waddy Christian

Sunday school is from 10 to 10:45 a.m., and worship is from 11 a.m. to noon. Bible study is from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays. For more information, call 502-437-9213 or visit waddychristianchurch@gmail.com.

Waddy Church of Faith

Sunday school is at 10 a.m., and worship is at 11 a.m., evening worship at 6:30. Wednesday services are at 7 p.m. The church is located at 3920 Hickory Ridge Road.