Church news: July 18, 2014

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Allen Chapel

Rev. Robert Marshall is the pastor. The church is 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

Sunday school will begin at 9:50 a.m. followed by worship service at 11 a.m. Ray Cummins will lead the worship service this week. Wednesday night services will begin at 6:30 p.m. with JAM-Jesus and Me for kids and prayer meeting for adults. Choir practice will begin at 7 p.m. For more information contact the church, 502-321-7187, or follow us on Facebook at Friends of Burks Branch Baptist Church. The church is located at 2023 Burks Branch Road.

Centenary United Methodist

The Kids Korner Team will have a planning meeting at the home of Robin Cooks' at 10 a.m. on Saturday. Breakfast will be served. The third message in the July sermon series with be "Why Do People Need Centenary." This will be spoken at both 8:48 and 11 a.m. services. LACE, a leadership seminar, will be at the Bedford UMC beginning at 9 a.m. on Saturday. Quilters will meet from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Wednesday at the church. The committee for preparing lunch for God's Kitchen will meet at 9:45 a.m. Thursday. Centenary's Youth Fellowship will enjoy a rafting trip to Ocoee River for two days, July 25 to 26.  Visit www.shelbyvilleMethodist.com for testimonials, which feature members of the congregation sharing their faith and love of God in their lives.

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. July events include youth movie night on Saturday and a fellowship meal at 6:30 p.m. on July 30. Visit www.christiansburgbaptistchurch.org. The church is located at 1037 Frys-Oldburg Road near Bagdad.

Church of Annunciation

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

Women to Women will feature Katrina Harris and Jermaine Loving at 7 p.m. on July 25. Potluck will be served. For more information, contact Barbara Marshall or Mary Booker. 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

Join us for Bible study at 6 p.m. on Sunday and 6:30 on Wednesday. Church council meets on July 30 A candidate for the preacher position will have the sermon on Aug. 10, there will also be a fellowship meet and great after church on this day. Bring a potluck dish. For prayer concerns, contact Shannon Osten. For anyone in need of food from the food bank, contact 502-220-3322. If interested in serving on any committee or teaching Sunday school, see Kevin Trotta.

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 for all ages is 10 a.m. Sunday, worship at 11 a.m., followed by a VBS celebration luncheon, barbeque and all the fixins. Bring children who attend Vacation Bible School and join us. Lunch is Free. Prayer meeting will be at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, followed by adult choir rehearsal at 7:15 p.m. Ray Cummins will bring the morning message on July 27. The pastor is Ben Early. For more information, call 633-0502, visit www.doverbaptist.net or check out the church Facebook page.

Elk Creek Missionary Baptist

Rev. Theodore Todd is the pastor.

Elmburg Baptist

Sunday school begins at 10 a.m., followed by worship service at 11 a.m., followed by a business meeting. WMU is collecting school supplies through Sunday, August 3. The church is located at 11307 Elmburg Road.

Finchville Baptist

Vacation Bible School will be Sunday through Thursday. Family night kick off and registration will be from 4:30 to 6:15 p.m. Sunday with hot dogs, nachos and cheese, ice cream and bouncing fun. VBS times will be from 6:15 to 8:30 each evening for infants through adults (new this year). VBS musical will be 11 a.m. and commencement meal at 12:30 p.m. on July 27. For more information, contact VBS director, Tammy Owens, at 502-834-7973. Founder’s day picnic will be 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. July 30. There will be inflatable’s for children and great food. Bring a couple of side dishes to go with the roast pig. For more information, call 502-834-7973. Visit www.finchvillebaptist.com and click on Youth News. The church is located at 5270 Taylorsville Road.

First Baptist Shelbyville

Dr. R. Maurice Hollingsworth continues his sermon series, "Walk with God/Talk to God: Finding Forgiveness in Prayer – The Two Sides of God's Grace: Matt 18:21-35" on Sunday. This Sunday's two services at 8:30 and 11 a.m. with Bible fellowship at 9:45 a.m. D3 VBS begins at 6 p.m. Sunday. Come join the fun, fellowship, music, movement and ministry, beginning at 6 p.m. Sunday through Thursday. Friday night is "Ministry with the Family" at a special time. For more information, contact clynn@shelbyvillebaptist.com. No Wednesday night Prayer service due to VBS ministry. The next Wednesday night prayer service is July 23, with music led by Jennifer Blevins. YAH will go to Mike Lennings Thursday. Call Daisy Baxter, 633-4836, for more information.

First Christian

VBS is from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Monday through Friday for children ages 3 through fifth grade. Online registration is available, visit www.groupvbspro.com/vbs/ez/fccshelbyville. Call the church office at 633-3345 for more information or to register a child. The church is a collection site for WaterStep. 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 from Kroger, Walmart, etc., coupons either current or expired, canceled postage stamps, pop tops from aluminum cans 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. The cards make excellent gifts. Contact the church office for more information. The weekly sermons may be read online at ww.davidcharlton.blogspot.com, or fccshelbyville.org or 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. Worship services are held each Sunday at 9 and 11 a.m. in the sanctuary.  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. The church is located at 60 Disciples Way.

First Presbyterian

The Adult Children of Alcoholics Group meets at 6 p.m. today. Good Grief will meet for lunch following worship Sunday. Check with Barbara Troyer for the location. The next Parent's Night Out will be 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday. Drop off the kiddos at the Colonel Sanders Shelter in the back of Clear Creek Park for a picnic and then the parents (and any other young adults) will have dinner at Cattleman's. For more information on the adult dinner, contact Sally Zaring, or for information to help with the children, contact Libby Pollett. Boy Scouts meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday. The middle school youth will leave for the Montreat Middle School Conference on Wednesday. Adult Choir rehearsal is 7:15 p.m. Wednesday. Lacito Coro, Louisville youth choir concert will be 3 p.m. on July 27 at the church. The memorial service for Viola Kuderna will be 2 p.m. on Aug. 2 in the sanctuary. We are now collecting the following items for school art projects: Clear plastic water and soda bottles (rinsed and empty), wire clothes hangers, knee highs (nude or white — without runs or snags), smooth, palm-sized stones, divided plastic containers (like veggie trays from Kroger.) Please note that anything placed in the outside trash receptacles must be bagged per the property committee.

Grace Assembly of God

Sunday school for all ages begins at 9:30 a.m. Praise and worship is at 10:35. Children’s church for ages 4-11 and a nursery are provided. VBS will begin at 5:30 p.m. with food, fun and games for ages 4 to 11 every Wednesday evening in July. Men’s Breakfast begins at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday at Denny’s in Waddy. Everyone is welcome. We are located across from Claudia Sanders.

Grace Fellowship of Waddy

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

Graefenburg Baptist

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

Everyone welcome. 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

Morning Worship begins with 10 a.m. Sunday school, 11:30 a.m. worship with Pastor Leslie J. Harris. GTBC is located at 181 Alpine Drive in Shelbyville.

Harvest Community

VBS will be from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Monday through Friday with dinner served at 5:30. Register on-line at answersvbs.com/vs/hccky.com. The church is located at 165 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 presentation from the kids who have participated in Arts Week will be at 6 p.m. Sunday, followed by a barbeque supper at 6:35 p.m. The Lego Club will meet 1 to 3 p.m. every Tuesday in July for children of all ages. A one-time Lego donation is requested. Bring a small bag of Legos with you to your first meeting. Tuesday also begins a new Precepts Study of Malachi: Revering the Lord at 8:30 a.m. or 6:30 p.m. The workbook is $6.95. Thursday is family game night at 6 PM and the gym is open to all ages 6:30-8:30 p.m. For more information, visit our web site www.highlandbaptistky.com or call the church office. The church is located at 511 Mount Eden Road.

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. Check out Indian Fork Baptist on Facebook for more information. The church is located at 6776 Bagdad Road.

Kingdom House

Sunday morning worship begins at 10 a.m. Contact Rev. Josh Settles at ramptonarrow@gmail.com. For more information visit www.theKH.org or call 502-803-0093.  The ministry is located at the corner of 8th and Washington in downtown Shelbyville.

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 E-mail LUBCMail@yahoo.com. The church is located at 4620 Little Union Road in Taylorsville.

Living Waters

The Steve Fry’s DVD series on the Beatitudes will continue at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. There will be a fundraiser family fun night for Samaritan’s Purse at 6:30 p.m. on July 30. There are separate youth outings this weekend; see youth leaders for details. For more information, call the church office at 633-0734. Sunday services are at 10:30 a.m., and Wednesday services are at 6:30 p.m. Call the church office for small group times. 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

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

New Covenant

The missionary program will begin at 6 p.m. on Sunday with guest speaker, Minister Sherry Hagler. Worship Service is from 5 to 6 p.m. every second Saturday. The community is invited to attend. Casual attire. 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, begins at 7 p.m. every Wednesday. 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

Service times are 9 a.m. worship, Sunday school at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. Thursday. Meet pastors David and Lagonda Nichols. For more information, call 502-252-9154. 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

'Back to School Family Fun Fest' will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday for children in first to sixth grades and their parents. Crafts, games, food, music, inflatable, safety officer from Sheriff's office, and a back pack fill. Free to all. 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. Visit www.pigeonforkbaptist.com. For more information, call 502-220-7547 or 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

Rev. Timothy Parks is the pastor. The church is located at 1100 Equity St.

Rockbridge United Methodist

Agape meal and hymn sing service will be Sunday. Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. and worship at 11. There will be no Bible study Wednesday. The church is located at 5317 Rockbridge Road, at the intersection of Rockbridge and KY 714.

Salem Baptist

The Night Baptist Women will meet at the home of Patricia Skelton at 7 p.m. tonight. Sunday school starts at 10 and morning worship service at 11. Discipleship Training begins at 6 p.m. and the evening worship service at 8. The monthly fellowship meal will be Wednesday night followed by Missions.

Seventh-day Adventist

The church is located at 4401 Frankfort Road in Shelbyville.

Shelby Congregational

Tent Revival will begin at 7 p.m. Friday with Rev. Steve Walker in the parking lot beside the church. The pastor is Ronald Walker.

Shelbyville Wesleyan

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

Simpsonville Baptist

Sunday school is at 9:15 a.m. Worship is at 10:30 a.m. Visit www.simpsonvillebaptist.com.

Simpsonville Christian

The sermon this Sunday is on Mark 2:1-12, “Reaching Christ By Any Means Necessary.” Also this Sunday is our Fellowship Meal after the service. There are three Sunday school classes: adult traditional at 9:45 a.m., young adult at 10 a.m. and preschoolers at 10 a.m. Nursery and children’s church are provided during the worship service. All are welcome. Save the date, Aug. 24, for the first Simpsonville Salt and Light Festival, an open event hosted by the Simpsonville faith community. Sermon videos are 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

Watch for details for VBS from Aug. 3 to 5. Choir Rehearsal is 7 p.m. Wednesday. Hartz to Hearts Quilters meets at 10 a.m. Fridays downstairs in the sewing room. Even if you can’t sew, come for fellowship. There are jobs for everyone. The church is located on 1st Street off U.S. 60 in Simpsonville.

St. James Episcopal

Eucharist is 10 a.m. Sunday, and childcare is available. 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

The free outdoor Waddy Community Summer Concert Series will continue at 7 p.m. Aug. 7 and Sept. 5. Light concessions will be sold with proceeds benefiting Waddy Baptist Church Mission Projects. The second half of each concert will be open to anyone from the audience who wants to sing or plays an instrument. Visitors may bring their own lawn chairs. For more information, contact Kent McKinney at (502) 513-8100. 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 5967 Waddy Road.