Church news: June 20, 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 church will supply the meal at 7 p.m. on June 28 at the Open Door of Hope Men's Shelter. Contact Autumn Betts for details or to donate a dish. Wednesday evening services on June 25 will be at the Masonic Home. 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

Kids Korner will not meet during June and July. Sunday's message from the Vital Signs Series will be "From Vital Signs to Vital Mission." Quilters will meet from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Wednesday at the church. Lunch will be needed if planned to stay the entire time. God's Kitchen team meets at 9:45 a.m. Thursday at the church. Vacation Bible School Scavenger Hunt –  an adventure-pack journey through the Bible, will be Monday through Friday. Junior high youth week for grades 6 to 8 will meet from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Monday through Friday for a time of fun, fellowship and mission event. Dr. Kenny Gardner will present a lesson, Proper Care of the Body, at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, as it relates to our spiritual bodies. Terry Coots will talk about the Enrichment of Prayer in Our Spiritual Lives on Aug. 6. Visit www.shelbyville Methodist.com for testimonials which features 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

The choir will present a Patriotic Musical entitled Celebrate America’s Freedoms at 7 p.m. on June 28. The program will feature Uncle Sam, a pictorial trip across the beautiful landscapes of America, a recognition of all elected officials, persons currently serving in any branch of the military service as well as all veterans. U.S. Flags through the years from the flag of the 13 colonies to the flag of today will be on display. Watermelon will be served following the program.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. 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

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

VBS Agency D3 is almost here! Children in kindergarten through sixth grade are invited to become special agents for the mission of a lifetime. They will search for evidence about Jesus, visit our amazing craft lab, the music communication center and our recreation training center. Missions begin nightly Sunday through Friday at 6:15 with dinner. Parents are invited to join their children for dinner, and for the opening worship rally. Times are 6:15 pm to 9 pm. For more information, call Tara at 502-487-1355. 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

Vacation Bible School from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday through 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday with lunch to follow and Sunday will be the commencement during worship hour.  We are having an ice cream social on July 9 for the community. The choir meets at 5 p.m. on Sundays. Adult and Youth bible study will begin at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesdays. We are offering a new Sunday school class for anyone who has finished high school, attending college and/or starting a career.

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

Bible Study for all ages is 10 a.m. Sunday, followed by worship at 11 a.m. Guest soloist and pianist will be Jana McCormick from Wichita, Kansas. A symphony of prayer for all ages will begin at 6:30 p.m., followed by adult choir practice at 7:15 each Wednesday. A fifth Sunday sing will be June 29. Everyone is welcome to come and sing praises and bring your choir. Vacation Bible School will be from 6:15 to 8:30 p.m. July 14 to 17. 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

A baby shower for Daniel and Ashley Coulter will be 2:30 p.m. Sunday at the church. Jungle Safari VBS will be from 6 to 8:30 p.m. July 6-11. Sunday school begins at 10 a.m., followed by worship service at 11 a.m. 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

Agency D3, Discover Decided Defend (1 Peter 3:15), will investigate a mystery from 6:15 to 8:30 p.m. July 20-24, with the exception of July 20, when the family kick off begins at 4:30 p.m. Vacation Bible School ages this year are infants through adults. For more information, or if you would like to help, we still have positions available –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 leads both services, 8:30 and 11 a.m., Sunday in the Family Life Center with his sermon, "Preparing your heart to experience God (Isaiah 58:1-12)." Bryan White of the International Mission Board (IMB) also will be a guest speaker. The Student Band will lead the services in music. Acts 1:8 team missionaries will travel to Murray for leading Vacation Bible School. "Walk with God; Talk to God" continues with doors open at 6 p.m. Wednesday. Young at Heart meets at 11 a.m. Thursday at Cracker Barrel. For more information, contact Daisy Baxter at 633-4836. Family Fun Night will be 7:30-9:30 p.m. For more information, contact clynn@shelbyvillebaptist.com.

First Christian

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 from Kroger, Walmart, etc., coupons either 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 classes are 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 Youth Covenant Group will sell AVON Sunscreen/Bug Guard as a Montreat Middle School Camp fundraiser. The Adult Children of Alcoholics Group meets at 6 p.m. today. Boy Scouts meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday. Adult choir rehearsal is 7:15 p.m. Wednesday. The church office will be open on Mondays only during the month of June. Plan appropriately.

Grace Assembly of God

Sunday school for all ages begins at 9:30 a.m. Praise and worship is at 10:30. Everyone is invited. Children’s church for ages 4-12 and a nursery are provided. Ladies of Grace meet at 7 p.m. June 24 with special Speaker Sharon Fridge. Men’s ministry breakfast will meet at 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Denny’s in Waddy. All are welcome.

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

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.

Hempridge Baptist

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

Highland Baptist

Prayer Shawl Ministry will have a craft night at 6 p.m. today. The Lego Club will meet 1 to 3 p.m. every Tuesday in June and 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. Agency D3 Vacation Bible School will be from 6 to 8:30 p.m. June 23 to 27 for ages Pre-K through fifth grade. Online registration is available at www.highlandbaptistky.com or by calling 633-3516. 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

VBS pre-registration and kick off will begin from 3 to 7 p.m. on Saturday with games, singing and fish fry, and from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Monday through next Friday. 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

Bruce & Karen Paverd will lead worship on Sunday and Pastor Travis Hernandez will teach. 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

Sean Ellis, missionary to Taiwan, will be the guest speaker Sunday during the morning services. For more information, call the church office at 633-0734 or E-mail info@living-waters.org. 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

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, 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

Homecoming will be June 22. Sunday school is 10 a.m., Rev. Ray Cummins will be the guest speaker at 11, potluck lunch at noon, Good Old Boys will sing at 1:30. Everyone is invited. 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 Core-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

Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. and worship at 11. There will not be Bible study Wednesday. The church is located at 5317 Rockbridge Road, at the intersection of Rockbridge and KY 714.

Salem Baptist

A community and churchwide miscellaneous shower is being planned for Jessica and Bobby Loving at 2 p.m. on June 29. They lost all of their possessions in a fire a few weeks ago and all gifts will be appreciated. Sunday school starts at 10 and morning worship service at 11. The deacons will have their monthly meeting at 2:15 p.m. on Sunday. Discipleship Training will begin at 6 and evening worship will begin at 7 on Sunday. Wednesday evening is the monthly fellowship meal at 7 with mission night following.

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

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

Simpsonville Christian

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. 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

Choir Rehearsal will be 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 and 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. on July 11. Performing will be Benson Creek. Future concert dates include 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 3920 Hickory Ridge Road.