Church news: April 18, 2014

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Easter events posted separately

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 be at the Masonic Home at 7 p.m. on Wednesday to present the Cantata, Glorious Day! This is a change from the usual schedule as revival services will be at church the following week. The church will provide the evening meal at Open Door of Hope Men’s Shelter on April 26. Contact Autumn to provide a dish. 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. Sunday school will be at 9:50 a.m.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

IMPACT SHELBY, a group of Shelby County Methodist churches, will gather at 8 a.m. on Saturday to participate in community work projects. Seven different teams will work on projects like ramps, yards, nursing home visits and notes. A prayer team is scheduled every hour with specific prayer requests. No children’s moment or worship will be available on Easter Sunday. Church council will meet at 6:30 p.m. on Monday. Wednesday, the Quilters will meet at the church from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday. A lunch will be needed for the whole session. Wednesday programming will begin at 6:30 p.m. but there will be no fellowship dinner. The team preparing for the meal at God's Kitchen will meet at 9:45 a.m. Wednesday. Women from around the world will gather on April-25-27 for the Kentucky 19th quadrennial Assembly at the Kentucky International Convention Center in Louisville. "Make it happen " is the theme for this years meeting. The church office will be closed today for Good Friday.Visit wwwshelbyvillemethodist.com

Centennial Baptist

The 211th church anniversary guest will be Rev. Hubert Slaughter and Christiansburg Baptist Church congregation at 11 a.m. on May 4. Dinner will be served. 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 include fellowship meal at 6:30 p.m. on April 30. Calling all men for breakfast at 8:30 a.m. Saturday. 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

Spring revival will begin at 7 p.m. April 28-30. Guest Speaker will be Rev. Daniel Corrie Schulls, pastor of Burnett Avenue Baptist Church. Joy night with a concert choir will begin at 6 p.m. on April 26. Special guest will be Tommy Green, Kasty Beckley, St. John United Methodist Church and a surprise special guest. For more information, contact Alex Wilson, music director. 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

Church council will meet at 7:30 p.m. on April 30. Another workday is scheduled for 8 a.m. on May 17. An outreach open food bank will be from 9 to 11 a.m. on May 17. Vacation Bible School is planned for June 20-22.

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

An all-church 40 days of prayer, which is for church, home and individual revitalization, will end on Easter Sunday. The church will study at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday for Symphony of Prayer, The Life Changing Power of Prayer with adult/youth choir practice at 7:15. The Hand in Hand Children’s Ministry will host a mission project at 1 p.m. on April 26, meet at the church. A time to honor former pastor, Lee Bean and family, who will be moving from our state, will be April 27. Everyone is invited. He will bring the morning message, followed by a carry-in potluck dinner with the church furnishing meat and drink. Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. and worship at 11. Prayer meeting will be at 6:30 p.m. each Wednesday in the Family Life Center. Mission offering for America will continue through April. For more information, call 633-0502. Visit www.doverbaptist.net.

Elk Creek Missionary Baptist

Rev. Theodore Todd is the pastor.

Elmburg Baptist

Sunday School begins at 9 a.m., followed by worship service at 10 a.m. Team Kids will not meet Sunday evening. There will be an acrylic canvas painting class at the church at 6:30 p.m. on April 25. The class is $20 per person and all painting supplies are provided. The church is located at 11307 Elmburg Road.

Father's Love

The Church for Kids will have a fundraiser lunch from 10:30 to 2 p.m. on Thursday. The cost is $7, and you may eat in, carry out, or possibly have delivery. Place your order by Wednesday by calling 633-0734 or E-mail info@living-waters.org.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

Shelby County Prom participants may win a free iPad by attending the "After-Prom" activity at FBC following the prom starting at 11:30 p.m. through 3 a.m. Saturday; the Student ministry is sponsoring the event. FBC Deacons lead a 12-hour prayer vigil in preparation for Easter on Saturday. The prayer time will be from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. in the sanctuary. NEXT LEVEL continues from 5 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday; Dr. Maurice and Nancy Hollingsworth will speak on the "Road to Redemption." Young at Heart will leave by bus at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday for the La Grange Ponderosa. For more information, contact 633-4836, Daisy Baxter. Family Dedication Sunday is April 27. For more information, contact clynn@shelbyvillebaptist.com. A comedy/variety show for fundraising, led by student ministry, will be May 2.

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.

First Presbyterian

The church office will be closed today in observance of Good Friday. Cub Scouts meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Boy Scouts at 7 p.m. Youth Covenant Group meets at 6 p.m. on Wednesday; and adult choir rehearsal is at 7:15 pm. First Presbyterian Church is giving a Bible to any graduating senior from Shelby County or Collins high schools who requests one. Requests are made via the school's Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) Chapter. You can help by donating $5 per Bible.

Grace Assembly of God

Men’s breakfast is Saturday. 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. 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

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

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

After prom party for Collins High School will be at 11 p.m. Family game night is 6 p.m. Thursday. The Sunday evening service has been cancelled for the Easter holiday.The WMU is collecting items in April for the Dorman Center. A list is available at the church. 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 E-mail LUBCMail@yahoo.com.The church is located at 4620 Little Union Road in Taylorsville.

Living Waters

Phil Wynn, senior pastor of New Life Church in Barbourville and co-director of United House of Prayer, will be guest for a two-day conference April 26 and 27. The theme of the conference is “Hearing God Afresh.” Family Fun Night will begin at 6:30 p.m. on April 30 with a potluck in the Fellowship Hall and outside activities. A men’s cookout is scheduled for May 9th in the Fellowship Hall. For more information, call the church office at 633-0734, or E-mail info@living-waters.org. Weekly service times are Sunday at 10:30 a.m. and Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. Call the church office for small group times. 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 will celebrate the pastor’s fourth anniversary on April 27. The 11 a.m. speaker will be Rev. Michael Rogers, associate minister from Main Street Baptist Church in New Castle. The 2:30 p.m. speaker will be the Rev. C.H. Duncan of First Baptist Church in Eminence along with his congregation. Lunch will be served at 1:30 p.m. The church is located at 789 Core-Jackson Road.

Refuge Temple Church of God in Christ

Rev. Timothy Parks is the pastor. The theme is “Lord Do It For Us Right Now.” The church is located at 1100 Equity St.

Rockbridge United Methodist

There will be no Bible study on Wednesday. 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. Lilies are placed in the sanctuary in memory of loved ones on Sunday. There will be no Sunday evening services. The monthly Fellowship Meal will be at 6 p.m. Wednesday, with Missions night at 7.

Seventh-day Adventist

The church is located at 4401 Frankfort Road in Shelbyville.

Shelby Congregational

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

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

Enjoying Parenting Class will be at 3 p.m. on April 27. 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 Easter Eucharist is 10 a.m. and childcare is available. Fred Moffatt will lead a Bible study at 11:15 a.m. on Wednesday, followed by a light potluck lunch. Note the time change. 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.