Church news: Feb. 12, 2016

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Allen Chapel

Rev. Robert Marshall is the pastor. Located on KY 55 in Finchville.


Bagdad Baptist

Sunday school is at 10 a.m. and worship at 11 a.m.


Beechridge Baptist

Located on Beechridge Road in Bagdad.


Bethel A.M.E.

Sunday school is 9:45 a.m., worship at 11. Located at 414 Henry Clay Street. The pastor is Rev. MacArthur Pendleton.


Bethesda Church of God

Call 633-7500. Located at 2246 Taylorsville Road.


Buffalo Lick Baptist

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


Burks Branch Baptist

The church is collecting toiletry items for the Touched Twice Clinic to be held in March. A Sunday school class competition to collect will be held January through February. Billy will have a class on the Daniel Plan which is tentatively scheduled to be held at 9 a.m. on Sundays before Sunday School. The WOM continues to collect for the women’s shelter, bring hygiene items, things for children; Whitney Young, snack items; A Loving Touch, baby items, volunteers. Sunday services this week will begin with Sunday school at 9:50 a.m. and worship service at 11. A business meeting will be after the worship service this Sunday. Wednesday services will be 6:30 p.m. with Jesus and Me for kids and prayer meeting for the adults. Choir practice will follow at 7 p.m. The new church directories are available. Help grow our Mission Involvement Fund by enrolling your card at Kroger.com/rewards-NPO 12461. Follow us on Facebook at Friends of Burk's Branch Baptist Church, Twitter @burks_branch. Located at 2023 Fox Run Road.


Catholic Church of Annunciation

This weeks RCIA session will be on "Catholic Social Teaching."  From the beginning of Christianity, the Gospel message has shaped the way people live – socially, economically, politically and culturally. The same Catholic tradition that gave us hospitals, universities and unprecedented care for the poor can help us build a society today in which every person has the opportunity to flourish. The two "greatest" commandments – love of God and love of Neighbor – both lie at the heart of Catholic social teaching. We will discuss concrete ways we can live our Catholic social teaching in our daily lives. We meet at 6:30 in the Ed building. Contact Deacon Joseph Bland


Centenary United Methodist

Congregational Care Team will host a Valentine Tea in the Fellowship Hall for seniors 60+ from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday. The new Lenten Sermon Series What's My Next Move begins Sunday with the message Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word, selected scripture from Matthew 4th chapter. There will be a special offering for Have a Heart for Seniors received on Sunday at both services. A worship planning meeting is scheduled for 2 p.m. on Monday. Choir has resumed rehearsing at 7:45 p.m. each Wednesday. Regardless of age, you are invited to join this friendly environment expressing your love of music for the Lord. The Prayer Team will meet at the church at 6:30 p.m. Thursday. The CYF will leave the church at 8 a.m. Feb. 20 for a ski trip to Perfect North Slopes.  Registrations forms are due by Sunday. They will return at 10 p.m. Saturday. The church will sponsor a pancake breakfast for Relay of Life at 8 a.m. on Feb. 20. Aldersgate camp and retreat center is accepting applications for summer camp 2016. A VBS planning meeting is scheduled for Feb. 21 following the 11 a.m. service.  VBS will be July 18-20.


Centennial Baptist

Christiansburg Baptist Church will be the guest at the 11 a.m. service on Sunday. Lunch will be served immediately after services. Youth and adult Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m., followed by morning worship at 11. Bible study will be from 6 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday. E-mail wearesaved2015@gmail.com. Located at 808 Heinsville Road in Christiansburg. Rev. Norris Beckley Sr. is the pastor.


Central Baptist Church

The church is beginning its winter Bible Study from the book of Second Corinthians. The theme is “The Assignment for the New Testament Church.” Central Baptist is located at 1958 127 Bypass North in Lawrenceburg, approximately halfway between Frankfort and Lawrenceburg. If you have any questions, please contact Rick Clark, Pastor at (502) 319-0903 or (502) 829-5013


Christiansburg Baptist

WMU ladies meets at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. Valentine spaghetti dinner is planned for 6 p.m. on Saturday. This meal is sponsored by the youth. No charge for the dinner. The church will join with Centennial Baptist Church for a combined worship service at 11 a.m. Sunday. The choir will present special music and Jimmy Winfrey, interim pastor, will deliver the morning message. Monthly business meeting will be Sunday following the evening worship service. A children’s choir meets every first and third Sunday of each month during the worship period. Located at 1037 Frys-Oldburg Road in Bagdad.


Clay Street Baptist

Skating will be 6 to 9 p.m. every Friday for $5. Contact Lou or Connie Maniac at 655-1758, 529-6254 or 633-5922.


Clayvillage Baptist

Children's ministry and adults' prayer time is 6:30 p.m. on Wednesdays, weather permitting. Sunday school is at 10 a.m., worship 11 a.m., children’s worship 11:15 a.m., evening service 6:30. Call 321-2757. Located at 46 Lawson Lane, just off U.S. 60.


Cropper Baptist

The church will go to Perfect North on Saturday, plan on leaving the church at 1:30. Bring money for food. There is also a permission slip that needs to be signed by a parent/guardian. Membership Sunday is Feb. 21 – if you are a member, or looking for a church to become a member of, be in attendance. There will also be baptisms following the service, with a fellowship meal after the Baptisms. Church services for all ages is 6:30 to 7:30 on Wednesdays. Home group study will be 6 p.m. on Sundays Rev. Ryan's house. Sunday school is at 9:50 a.m. and worship at 11. Located at 2164 Flood Road in Pleasureville.


Crossroad Lighthouse

Services are 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. The pastor is Rev. Paul Harvey, 220-1810 or 655-2332. Located at 220 Clear Creek Road in Eminence.


Dover Baptist

A Valentine banquet for all the church will begin at 6:30 p.m. Saturday. Women on Mission focus week will be from Feb. 14 to 21. Bible study will begin at 10 a.m. Sunday, for all ages, followed by worship at 11 The sermon will be The Priority of Pray, followed by a business meeting. Jail ministry will be Tuesday. The church will serve and provide food at God’s Kitchen at 11 a.m. Wednesday. The Church at Prayer and study of Galatians/Children's Choir will be 6:30 p.m., followed by adult choir at 7:20. Baptist men will meet at 6 p.m. for food and fellowship on Thursday, followed by movie, The List, all men are invited. For all the activities and pictures visit www.doverbaptist.net, call 633-0502 or check out the church Facebook page. Rev. Ben Early is the pastor.


Elk Creek Missionary Baptist

Located at 504 Elk Creek Road.


Elmburg Baptist

Bible study is at 6 p.m. on Sunday. Movie night, with potluck desserts following the movie, will be Feb. 19. During February, toiletry items will be collected for the Touched Twice clinic. Located at 11307 Elmburg Road.



Service begins at 10:30 a.m. preceded by prayer at 9:30. Located at 709 Mount Eden Road.


Father's Love

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


Finchville Baptist

Visit www.finchvillebaptist.com and click on Youth News or call 834-7973. Located at 5270 Taylorsville Road in Finchville.


First Baptist Shelbyville

No Upward Basketball games Saturday due to the lengthy school break weekend of President's Day holiday. Contact lynn@shelbyvillebaptist.com. Senior Pastor R. Maurice Hollingsworth continues his series on Repentance: "All in Yet?" Luke 18:18-30 on Sunday. The services are at 8:30, contemporary, and 11 a.m., traditional. Bible Fellowship is at 9:45 a.m. Devotionals at Crestview (1:30 p.m.), Crescent Place (2:30) and Amber Oaks (3:30) are led by Fielding Ballard and Geoffrey McMillan. Contact gmcgillen@shelbyvillebaptist.com. Women's Ministry begins its series at 5 p.m. Sunday, in Ginny's Room (300). Men's Bible study is 5 p.m. in the GO Room. Also, starting on Wednesday mornings at 9:30 a.m., Gigi Wheeler leads Kay Arthur's study regarding praying. Women's Ministry is also sponsoring author/teacher Nancy Hollingsworth in her March 4-5 retreat, "I Want More," at the Galt House. Early registration concludes Sunday for $40. Registration includes overnight lodging, breakfast, snacks and all materials. Late registration fee is $60. Check with the office, 633-1317, or www.shelbyvillebaptist.com. Weekday pre-school registration for autumn 2016-17 is currently open to the church family members. After Feb. 28, registration will open to the community. Check the web-site www.shelbyvillebaptist.com. NEXT LEVEL continues, beginning at 5 p.m. Wednesday. Kris White prepares a delicious meal, followed by ministries at all age levels. NO YAH meeting in February. The next YAH meeting will be at 11 a.m. on March 3 at Cracker Barrel. Contact Daisy Baxter at 633-4836. Boomer Night in the Gym will be from 7 to 9 p.m. Feb. 25 in the Family Life Center and fellowship hall. Contact gmcgillen@shelbyvillebaptist.com. Upward Games in the morning, then Upward Awards in the gym, followed by Sunday, Upward Sunday will be on Feb. 20. Contact clynn@shelbyvillebaptist.com. When Shelby County Schools are closed due to inclement weather during the school week, FBC cancels that day's ministries for the safety of the participants. If schools are delayed by weather, call the office at 633-1317, or consult the web-site for more information.


First Christian

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 a collection site for Water Step. 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. The church 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. The weekly sermons may be read online at www.davidcharlton.blogspot.com, viewed online on YouTube and you may follow FCC on twitter @fccshelbyville. Located at 60 Disciples Way (formerly 1000 Eminence Pike).


1st Harmony Worship Center

Sunday school is 9 a.m., worship service at 10:30. Located at Waldridge Center, at Clear Creek Park, 717 Burks Branch Road. Rev. Don and Claudia Burley are the founder and co-founder.


First Presbyterian

Sunday is Love Sunday. Donations will be used to help our neighbors in need. The Hand Chimes Choir practices at 9:15 a.m. Sunday. Sunday School for all ages at 9:45 am. Sunday school for all ages at 9:45 a.m. Good Grief meets for lunch following worship each Sunday. Check with Barbara Troyer for location. Articles for March's issue of The First Word are due by noon on Monday. Boy Scouts meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday. Adult choir rehearsal is 7:15 p.m. on Wednesday. RISE & SHINE by donating a box of cereal for the Serenity Center. Breakfast items are especially needed at the food bank. Donations may be placed on the table in the Assembly Room. Contact Stephanie Schmidt. The Mitten Tree will continue to accept gloves, mittens, hats, scarves, socks and other items to help keep children warm this winter. Christmas Concert CD's are available, only $5 each in the music director’s office. Free CPR class – join for hands only CPR at 2 p.m. on Feb. 28 in the fellowship hall. Wear comfortable clothes. Signup sheet posted on the door between Fellowship Hall and Assembly Room. There is no charge for this class. In support of A Place to Sleep, everyone is asked to take a selfie wearing PJ's in public or donating bedding/PJs and post on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram. A PLACE TO SLEEP is in need of twin, crib and queen size bedding. Can be new or clean, gently used. Items may be brought to the church or delivered to 536 Frankfort Road by appointment, call Lynn at 321-7116.


Grace Assembly of God

Sunday school for all ages begins at 9:30 a.m. Praise and worship at 10:30. Children’s church for ages 4-12 and a nursery are provided. Wednesday Bible Study is at 7 p.m. Located on Highway 60 West, across from Claudia Sanders.


Grace Fellowship of Waddy

Call 829-5777. Located at 2865 Waddy Road.


Graefenburg Baptist

Past performances are available at www.youtube.com/hosannahouse. Visit www.gbcfamily.com or call 829-5324. Located on U.S. 60, just west of the Shelby/Franklin County line.


Graefenburg Christian

Located at 5900 Louisville Road and the intersection of U.S. 60 and Highway 151 at Graefenburg.


Greater Shiloh Temple

Everyone is welcome to worship and fellowship with us. We are located at 1857 Midland Trail. The pastor is Justin Barnes.


Greater Tabernacle

Sunday school begins at 10:30 a.m. Bible Study is 6:30 p.m. on Thursday.
Call 502-655-7207. Located at 181 Alpine Drive in Shelbyville. Rev. Leslie J. Harris is pastor.


Harvest Community

Located at 165 Alpine Drive.


Hempridge Baptist

Check out the church’s Facebook page. Located near Waddy.


Highland Baptist

A spaghetti supper will be at 6 p.m. Sunday. Senior adults will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. Monday. Meat and drinks will be provided, bring a dish. The Prayer Shawl Ministry will make fleece blankets for Kosair Urgent Care at 9 a.m. Thursday. Contact Twila Morris for more details. A potluck dinner to meet and greet the prospective minister of music/youth minister, Will Macpherson at 6 p.m. Feb. 20. A new study begins on Marriage at 5 p.m. Feb. 21. Visit www.highlandbaptistky.com. Call the church office at 633-3516 for more information. Located at 511 Mount Eden Road. 


Holy Cross Lutheran

Call 647-3696. Located at 181 Old Seven Mile Pike (the corner of Hwy. 53 South and Old Seven Mile Pike).


House of Grace Ministry

E-mail HouseOfGraceChildren@yahoo.com or call 502-821-8635.


Indian Fork Baptist

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


Kingdom House

Luke Wisley will be the guest worship leader on Sunday. Pastor Josh and Melissa Settles will share a message "now you're speaking my (love) language." Worship night will be open to the community on March 20. Fellowship at 5:30 and the worship will begin at 6. Phillip Clemons will be the guest minister during that service. For more information on small groups, contact Rev. Josh at josh@theKH.org. Mid-week gathering is on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month. Worship service is 10 a.m. Sunday. E-mail josh@theKH.org for more information. Visit www.theKH.org or call 502-803-0093. Located at 320 Main Street. Pastors are Josh and Melissa Settles.


Lighthouse Baptist

Located at 696 Frankfort Road, across from Masonic Home Shelbyville. Rev. Charles E. Ashby is the pastor.


Little Union Baptist

Sunday school is at 10 a.m. Worship service is 11. Call 502-252-7051, the pastor at 252-0126 or E-mail LUBCMail@yahoo.com. Located at 4620 Little Union Road in Taylorsville.


Living Waters

Located at 5425 Frankfort Road.


Masonic Home Chapel

Worship services begin at 10 a.m.


Mount Eden Christian

Located at 12241 Mount Eden Road in Mount Eden.


Mount Moriah Baptist

Located in Mount Eden.


Mount Pleasant Baptist

Located at 4429 Aiken Road in Todds Point.


Mt. Zion Baptist Taylorsville

Black History Service will begin at 3 p.m. on Feb. 21, with Rev. Earl Houston of First Baptist Church in Frankfort will be visiting. Located 4056 Bloomfield Road Taylorsville. Rev. W.C. Mitchell is the pastor. Sunday School is at 9:45 a.m. with worship service at 11.


New Beginning Pentecostal

Sunday school is 10:30 a.m., morning service 11:30, and Wednesday at 7 p.m. William D. Beasley is the founder and pastor. Located at 646 Frankfort Road.


New Covenant

Located at 630 Mack Walter Road. Joseph Humphrey Jr. is the pastor.


New Greater First Baptist

Located in Simpsonville. Rev. E.W. Terry is the pastor.


New Hope

Worship begins at 11 a.m. Sunday. Visit www.newhopechurchky.org. 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. Located at 2378 Waddy Road in Waddy.


New Mount Zion

Youth Bible study at CDC, formerly the Mulberry Building, begins at 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Call 633-7991. Located at 704 Washington St.


Old Country Church

Call 502-738-5081. Located at 3596 Mount Eden Road near the Anderson, Shelby and Spencer County lines. The pastor is Lonny Peach.


Olive Branch United Methodist

Sunday school begins at 10 a.m., worship at 11 and 6 p.m. Monday Bible study at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. Tuesday. Prayer meeting is 6 p.m. Wednesday followed by Bible study at 7. Located at 6383 Zaring Mill Road. Call 655-5410. Rev. Wallace Votaw is the pastor


Open Door Christian Center

Service times are 9 a.m. worship, Sunday school at 10 and 7 p.m. on Thursday. Call 502-252-9154. Located at 2345 Taylorsville Road in Bloomfield. Pastors are David and Lagonda Nichols.


Penny’s Chapel

Sunday school is at 10 a.m. and worship at 11. Call Deacon Brad Martin, 502-680-0782. Located at 300 Lincoln St. (Harvey Hall building) in Lawrenceburg. Rev. Les Whitlock is the senior pastor.


Pigeon Fork Baptist

The church will have a Valentine's Day lunch on Sunday following the morning worship service. A time to celebrate God's love and meet our new Pastor Vernon Carpenter and his wife, Lois. Sunday school is at 10 a.m., worship at 11. Find us on Facebook or Twitter. Located at 5090 Hickory Ridge Road near Waddy. Contact Vernon Carpenter at 502-223-2756.


Pleasant Hill Christian

Call 321-0564. 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

Located at 1100 Equity St. Rev. Timothy Parks is the pastor.


Rhema Christian Assembly

Located at 561 Rockbridge Road. Visit rhemachristianassembly.org. Rev. Terry Yeager.


Rockbridge United Methodist

Adult and children's Sunday school is at 10 a.m., worship at 11. The message will be Saved, from What from the scripture Romans 10:8b-13. Board meeting will be 6 p.m. Wednesday. Healing Needles Mission/craft group at 6:30 p.m. Thursday. The Shireys will be in concert at 6 p.m. on March 5. Free and open to the public, a love offering will be taken. Located at 5317 Rockbridge Road, at the intersection of Rockbridge and KY-714 (Hempridge Road). Call 502-330-7273. Rev. Marcia Woodyard is the pastor.


Salem Baptist

Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. and worship at 11. Discipleship training is 6:30 p.m. Evening service is at 7. Prayer meeting is 7 p.m. Wednesday. RAs, GAs and youth at 7.


Seventh-day Adventist

The adult Sabbath school class at 10 a.m. will look at some of Jesus’ teachings on very down-to-earth and practical matters as we all struggle to know and do God’s will amid the Great Controversy through March. The lesson title is “Jesus’ Teachings and the Great Controversy.” Pastor John Johnston will preach at the 11 a.m. worship. Pathfinders will go to a nursing home to give residents Valentine Card’s that they have made in the afternoon. Worship at 11 a.m. Located at 4401 Frankfort Road.


Shelby Congregational

Sunday school is at 10:15 a.m., worship at 11:15. Bible study is from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Located at 109 Martin Luther King Street. The pastor is Ronald Walker.


Shelbyville Wesleyan

Call 633-0488. Located at 2713 Mount Eden Road.


Simpsonville Baptist

Movie night will begin at 5 p.m. Feb. 21. The feature movies are War Room and Inside Out for preschool and elementary age children. For more information, call 722-5246 ext. 106. The Daniel Plan meets at 5:30 p.m. on Sundays in the Fellowship Hall. The Daniel Plan incorporates Faith, Food, Fitness, Focus and Friends. Sunday school is at 9:45 a.m. Worship at 8:30 and 11 a.m. Visit www.simpsonvillebaptist.com.


Simpsonville Christian

Worship is at 10:50 AM. Sunday school classes are at 9:45 a.m. (traditional) and 10 a.m. (contemporary), with worship at 10:50. Nursery, worship and wonder, and children’s church are provided during the worship service. Sermon videos are online at www.simpsonvillecc.org. Call 722-8995, visit the Website 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

Celebrating 175 years of ministry with the Simpsonville Community. Sunday school is 9:45 a.m., worship at 8:45 or 10:45. We are working on several outreach projects for our community that need people who can crochet and knit and sew.


St. James Episcopal

Eucharist is 10 a.m. Sunday and at 12:15 p.m. on Wednesday. Childcare is available on Sundays. The need for seasonal clothing, all sizes, continues. There are bins in Memorial Hall for donations.


St. John United Methodist

Services will be at 11:40 a.m. each Sunday. Located at 212 Martin Luther King Street. Rev. Robert Marshall Sr. is the pastor.


Victory Baptist

Service starts at 10:30 a.m. Located at 715 Main Street. The pastor is Rev. Marc Webb.


Waddy Baptist

Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m., with the weekly worship service at 11. Call 829-5164. Located at 3130 Waddy Road.


Waddy Christian

Sunday school is from 10 to 10:45 a.m., and worship from 11 to noon. Bible study is from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays. 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 and 6:30 p.m. Wednesday services are at 7 p.m. Located at 5967 Waddy Road.


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