Church News - June 14, 2019

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Abundant Life Ministries

Located at 1100 Equity Street in Shelbyville. The pastor is Justin Barnes.


All Saints Roman Catholic Church

Mass is at 8:30 a.m. on Thursdays, 5 p.m. on Saturday, 8 a.m. on Sunday, and Noon on Sunday. All are welcome to attend. Located at 410 Main St., Taylorsville.


Allen Chapel United Methodist

The clothes closet will be open for free from 3 to 5 p.m. on Saturday and 1 to 3 p.m. on Sunday. Services are at 9:30 a.m. Sunday. Located on KY 55 in Finchville. The Rev. Robert Raglin is the pastor.


Bagdad Baptist

Sunday school is at 10 a.m. and worship and Children’s Church at 11 a.m. Wednesday night services begin with a meal at 6 p.m., followed by children and youth activities at 6:30 p.m. and adult Bible study at 6:45 p.m. VBS is June 24 - 28 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. nightly. Community 4th of July Pool Party at Juniper Hills in Frankfort on June 29 from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. The event is free, however the cutoff number is 500 people. June 30 is the truck/tractor/car show. Right after the 11 a.m. worship, there will be lunch on the grounds along with the show.  


Beechridge Baptist

Located on Beechridge Road in Bagdad.


Bethel A.M.E.

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


Buffalo Lick Baptist

Sunday school is 10 a.m., worship at 11 a.m. The pastor is the Rev. Brad Hockensmith. Located at 2530 Elmburg Road.


Burks Branch Baptist

Regular Sunday services begin at 9:45 a.m. with opening assembly in the sanctuary. Sunday School begins at 10 a.m. and morning worship service is at 11 a.m. This Sunday we will recognize the men of the church in honor of Father's Day. A Baby Bottle Campaign to collect money to support Loving Choice Pregnancy Center will run now through Father's Day. Burks Branch will provide the evening meal to Open Door of Hope Men's Shelter on June 22 at 7 p.m. Please see Steve if you would like to donate a dish. The Fifth Sunday Singing and Fellowship meal will be hosted by Burks Branch Baptist on June 30 at 6 p.m. which will include a 4th of July Cookout. Wednesday night services begin at 6:30 p.m. with prayer meeting followed by choir practice at 7 p.m. On the last Wednesday of the month Wednesday night services are held at the Masonic Home in the chapel at 7 p.m. Vacation Bible School will be held July 26-27. The theme is In The Wild and will be held at Lake Shelby primitive camping area with an overnight camp out. Burks Branch Baptist is located at 2023 Fox Run Road in Shelbyville. Follow us on Friends of Burks Branch Baptist Church on Facebook.


Catholic Church of Annunciation

Mass is at 8 a.m. Monday through Friday, 5:30 p.m. Saturday and 8 a.m., 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. (Spanish) on Sunday.


Centenary United Methodist

On Friday, June 14, the church will have a Movie Night-Ice Cream and Popcorn on the church lawn starting at 7:30 p.m. Bring a blanket and lawn chair. On Saturday, June 15, the Men's Group will meet at 7 a.m. On Sunday, June 16, Pastor Woodburn's message will be "Converts" taken from Act 2:37-47.  This will be for both the 8:48 a.m. and 11 a.m. services. All are welcomed. Starting June 16 - 21, the Youth Mission Trip will take place. On Monday, June 17, the Ops Team Meeting will be at 6:30 p.m. Happy Father's Day to all fathers.


Centennial Baptist

Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m. followed by morning worship at 11. Bible study will be from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday. Email wearesaved2015@gmail.com. Located at 808 Heinsville Road in Christianburg. The Rev. Norris Beckley Sr. is the pastor.


Central Baptist Church

Central Baptist Church 1958 US127 Bypass-North, Lawrenceburg will hold Vacation Bible School June 23 - 28 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. This year’s theme is “In The Wild.”  Ages 3 years through high school are invited.  For a free ride or additional information, please call 502-330-7732, 502-545-0811 , 829-5013 or  829-5801. Central Baptist is located approximately halfway between Frankfort and Lawrenceburg on US Hwy 127. If you have any questions, please contact Rick Clark, Pastor at (502) 319-0903 (Cell), (502) 829-5013(home). 


Christiansburg Baptist

Located at 1037 Frys-Oldburg Road, Bagdad.Sunday School meets at 9:45 a.m. and worship begins at 11 a.m. On Sunday evenings at 6 p.m., you’re invited to join a group called “Learning to Fish” to practice and sharpen your Bible study skills.


Clay Street Baptist Church

On Sunday June 16, the 11 a.m. Father’s Day Speaker will be Rev. Marcus Moses of Louisville. 


Clayvillage Baptist

Sunday school for all ages is at 10 a.m., followed by worship service is at 11 a.m. with Bro. Tony Hough delivering the message. The adults/students prayer service is at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesdays. Located at 46 Lawson Lane, just off U.S. 60.



Crossroad Lighthouse

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


Dover Baptist

On Sunday June 16, Bible Study for all ages will be held at 11 a.m. It will be family day for Vacation Bible School. Children will be sharing all they have learned. Fathers will be celebrated and given a gift. Following worship, we will have an old fashioned catered picnic for everyone in attendance.  Bring a good appetite. Wednesday, June 19, Dover Church at Prayer and Bible Study, Kidz on Fire, and Youth will also be meeting at 6:30 p.m. On Wednesday June 19, we will be serving and providing food for God's Kitchen. Thursday, June 20, Baptist men will meet at Our Best at 7 p.m. Check us out on the web http://www.doverbaptist.netFacebook.


Elk Creek Missionary Baptist

504 Elk Creek Road.


Elmburg Baptist

Location is 11307 Elmburg Road, Pleasureville. Sunday School begins at 10 a.m. and worship service at 11 a.m. Bible study is Sunday evenings at 6 p.m.



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


Finchville Baptist

Located at 5270 Taylorsville Road in Finchville. Contemporary worship is at 8:30 a.m. Traditional worship is at 11 a.m. Call 502-834-7973.


First Baptist Shelbyville

Power Up Summer Experience for children entering K-5th grade completed will be June 17-20 with Family Night on June 21. Registration and track sign-up (for 1st-5th grade) has begun. There will be an Art and Silent Auction for Student Camp highlighting the talents of our students. All donations will benefit 6th-12th grade Students attending Generate Camp at Lookout Mountain, Georgia, July 1-July 5. Make plans to join us for this and our regular Sunday services. Contemporary Service, 8:30 a.m., Bible Fellowship, 9:45 a.m., Traditional Service, 11.  For more information, visit shelbyvillebaptist.com, call 633-1317, or email Pastor Maurice Hollingsworth, mhollingsworth@shelbyvillebaptist.com.


First Christian

Services are at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. each Sunday and there are classes for all ages.  The church is a collection site for WaterStep.  Donations of new and used shoes to WaterStep creates clean drinking water for people in need. Shoes of all types and condition are acceptable -- from flip flops to high heels, from boots to football cleats. The weekly sermons may be read online at www.davidcharlton.blogspot.com, and you may follow FCC on twitter @fccshelbyville.


First Corinthian Baptist, Frankfort

Located at 214 Murray St., Frankfort. Rev. Leslie Whitlock is the senior pastor.


First Harmony Worship Center

Worship schedule: Sunday School at 9 a.m. Morning Worship at 10:30 a.m. Address: 2093 Midland Trail Unit #2 in Shelbyville.


First Presbyterian

Knit-Wits meet Saturday at 10 a.m. Sunday School for all ages 9:45 a.m.; Worship at 11 a.m. Boy Scouts meet Tuesday at 7 p.m. Presbyterian Women's Morning Bible Study is Wednesday, 10 a.m.; Adult Choir rehearsal, 7 p.m.


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

Power Up! Vacation Bible School will be held June 17-21 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. nightly. Ages include nursery to fifth grade. Located at 5900 Louisville Road and the intersection of U.S. 60 and Highway 151 at Graefenburg.


Greater Tabernacle

Sunday school begins at 10:30 a.m. Worship is at 11:30 a.m. A midday Bible study is offered at 1 p.m. Wednesday. Bible study is also at 6:30 p.m. Thursday. There is a Sunday evening service starting at 6 p.m. the fourth Sunday of each month. Call 502-655-7207 for more information.Located at 181 Alpine Drive. The Rev. Leslie J. Harris is pastor.


Hempridge Baptist

Regular services are at 10 a.m. Sunday school and 11 a.m. worship. For more information call Rick Underwood, Pastor at 502-592-9050 or email at nextlevelinstitute1@gmail.com. Check the church’s Facebook page. Located near Waddy.


Highland Baptist

Sunday Service times are: 9:30 a.m. Sunday school, 10:30 a.m. Worship, 6 p.m. Evening Service and Wednesday Night: 7 p.m.


Holy Cross Lutheran

Holy Cross will be having a Lutheranism 101 class either the end of June or early in July. Call church office for details, 647-3696. The church is located at 181 Old 7 Mile Pike in Shelbyville. Sunday school is at 9:45 a.m. and worship at 11 a.m.


House of Grace Ministry

E-mail HouseOfGraceChildren@yahoo.comor call 502-821-8635.


Indian Fork Baptist

Sunday school is at 9:45 a.m., worship service at 11 a.m., and Bible study/prayer at 6:30 p.m. Sunday. Wednesday night Bible study and prayer is at 6:30 p.m. Checkout our Facebook. Located at 6776 Bagdad Road.


Kingdom House

For more information on small groups E-mail josh@theKH.org. Mid-week gathering is on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month. Worship service is 10 a.m. Sunday. Visit www.theKH.org or call 502-803-0093. Located at 320 Main Street. Pastors are Josh and Melissa Settles.


Liberty Independent Baptist Church

An old fashioned Bible believing church. Services have moved to 12 Eminence Pike in Shelbyville. Sunday School is at 10 a.m. followed by 11 a.m. Worship. Wednesday worship is at 7 p.m. Find us on Facebook for more info.


Lighthouse Baptist

Lighthouse Baptist will celebrate its pastor's fourth year anniversary on June 23. Dinner is served at 1 p.m. and the service starts at 2 p.m. The guest is Kenwood Baptist Church Pastor James E. Booker from Crestwood. Sunday School is at 9:30 a.m., with Children’s Church at 10:30 a.m. Morning Worship is at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday Night Bible Study is at 7 p.m. Youth Sunday is the fourth Sunday.


Little Mount Baptist

The church is located at 6219 Little Mount Road, Highway 44.


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. Visit the church’s website at www.living-waters.org.


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 at 12154 Mount Eden Road in Mount Eden.


Mount Pleasant Baptist

Located at 4429 Aiken Road in Todds Point.


Mt. Zion Baptist Taylorsville

Sunday School is at 9:45 a.m. with worship service at 11. Bible study meets at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the church. Located at 4056 Bloomfield Road in Taylorsville. The Rev. Dwight Mitchell is the pastor.


New Beginnings Pentecostal

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


New Greater First Baptist

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


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 Baptist

Located at 701 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 Deborah 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. Mavis Bennett is pastor.


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

Pigeon Fork Baptist Church, 5090 Hickory Ridge Rd. in Waddy. Vernon Carpenter, Pastor. Regular weekly services: Sunday School 10 a.m., Sunday Morning Worship 11 a.m., Sunday Bible Study and Youth Group 6 p.m., Wednesday Prayer Meeting 6 p.m. 


Pleasant Hill Christian

Located at 1005 Pleasant Grove Ridge Road in Mt. Eden, at the intersection Hwy. 44 and KY 1579.


Pleasant View Baptist

Located at 789 Clore-Jackson Road.


Pleasureville United Methodist

Located at 5651 Castle Highway in Pleasureville.


Reformation Church of Shelbyville

Reformation Church of Shelbyville teaches verse-by-verse through whole books of the Bible. Pastor Jerry Dorris is teaching from Titus, while Kevin Whitt teaches from 1 John, and Josh Martin teaches from Judges. The 10 a.m. family discipleship hour is currently focused on understanding our statement of faith, followed by our regular Lord’s Day service at 11 a.m. The church is located at 169 Alpine Drive (old Fit for Life location next to Goodwill). Visit refchurch.com for more information.


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

Worship and a Father’s Day celebration will be at 11 a.m. The message will be “Choosing to Love” on Romans 5:1-8. Sunday school will begin at 10 a.m. The Healing Needles Craft Group will meet on Tuesday at 1 p.m. The group makes craft items for missions and welcomes anyone who wants to learn. A church potluck and game night will be held June 19. Everyone is welcome. On June 30, the Capital City Boys will hold a concert at Rockbridge United Methodist at 6 p.m. A love offering will be taken. Sponsoring churches include Olive Branch, Centenary, Taylorsville and Rockbridge United Methodist Churches. For more information call Chris Woodyard at (859) 797-6444.


Salem Baptist

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


Second Baptist Church

The church is located at Taylorsville, 401 Rev. Charles Burton Way.


Seventh-day Adventist

Pastor John Johnston will have the sermon at the 11 a.m. worship service. The adult Sabbath school meets at 10 a.m. and is studying the book Family Seasons. The title of this week's lesson is "Families of Faith." Church members will be doing health screenings at the "Just by Faith" van at the Shelby County Fair this week.


Shelby Christian Church

Located at 2375 Frankfort Road. Visit shelbychristian.org/welcome for more information.


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 Church of God

Sunday School is 9:30 a.m., Morning Worship at 10:30 a.m., Sunday Evening Worship is 6 p.m. Wednesday Evening Bible Study is at 7 p.m. The pastor is Joshua Nunley. Formerly Bethesda Church of God. For more information, call (502) 647-7500. Located at 2246 Taylorsville Road.


Shelbyville Wesleyan

Free Community Kids Club Bash (ages 3-12) at Country Manor Subdivision, located at 1343 Yorkshire Drive in Shelbyville, June 19 -- June 21 from 6:30--7:30 p.m. Located at 2713 Mount Eden Road. Sunday School is at 9:45 a.m. and worship is at 10:45.


Simpsonville Christian

Are you searching for a church that welcomes everyone? Simpsonville Christian Church is a congregation that shares good news and grace and ALL are welcome. Worship is at 10:50 a.m. with Sunday School at 9:45 a.m. Nursery and activities for children and youth are provided during the Worship Service. Want to know more about us? Check us out online at simpsonvillecc.org or on Facebook at Simpsonville Christian Church. We would love to meet you!


Simpsonville United Methodist

Sunday school is 9:45 a.m., worship at 8:45 or 10:45. Bible study is at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, and choir at 7:30. Hartz Quilters is at 9 a.m. on Friday. Located at 105 First Street, Simpsonville.


St. James Episcopal

Located at 230 Main Street in Shelbyville. Sunday Morning Eucharist and Prayer Worship Service are at 10 a.m. each week.


Victory Baptist

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


Waddy Baptist

Located at 3130 Waddy Rd. Call 502-829-5164.


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. Prayer meeting is at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Located at 5967 Waddy Road.


Wesley United Methodist Church

Located at 196 Church St. in Chaplin, Ky.


Word of Life Apostolic Church

Located at 1745 Robin Road.