Church news: June 3, 2016

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Allen Chapel 


Services will be at 9:30 a.m. each Sunday. Located on KY 55 in Finchville. Rev. Robert Marshall is the pastor.

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

Regular Sunday Services begin at 9:50 a.m. with Sunday school followed by worship service at 11 a.m. Wednesday services begin at 6:30 p.m. with Jesus and Me for Kids and adult prayer meeting, followed by choir practice at 7. VBS will be from 6 to 8:30 p.m. from July 10 to 14. The new church directories are available. 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. Our Baby Bottle Collection Campaign runs through Father's Day supporting the Loving Choice Pregnancy Center. Collection boxes are located next to the church office. 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

Contact Deacon Joseph Bland

Centenary United Methodist

The June sermon schedule comes from the "Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs" series. A combined service will be during the months of June and July. The title for Sunday will come from Psalm 96, All Creatures of Our God and King. Sunday School will start at 9:30 a.m. with worship service at 10:30. Holy Communion will be offered during the 10:30 a.m. worship service.Pastor's Discretionary Offering received on Sunday will be directed to the Kentucky Annual Conference Mission offering. Redwoods support group will meet at 10 a.m. on Monday and Worship Planning Team 2 p.m. The Upper Room Prayer Group will gather from 8 to 10 p.m. on Tuesday. Cold weather crops have been planted and harvesting will not be too far away.  These garden bounties can be delivered to our community.  Call the church office if these can be helpful to your family. The church policy for anyone working with children and youth is to complete the safe sanctuary training source which will be at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday and 1:30 on June 26. Registration is a must for this program.

Centennial Baptist

Youth and adult Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m. followed by morning worship at 11. E-mail wearesaved2015@gmail.com. Located at 808 Heinsville Road in Christiansburg. Rev. Norris Beckley Sr. is the pastor.

Central Baptist Church

Vacation Bible school will be from 6:30 to 8:45 p.m. June 12-17. The theme will be Submerge – “Finding Truth Below The Surface” for ages 3 years to high school. Located approximately halfway between Frankfort and Lawrenceburg on US Hwy 127. Contact Rick Clark, pastor, 502-319-0903 (cell), 502-829-5013 or 829-5801.

Christiansburg Baptist

VBS is scheduled for the week of June 10. Located at 1037 Frys-Oldburg Road in Bagdad.

Clay Street Baptist

Annual Rally Day will be 11 a.m. on June 12. The speaker will be Rev. James King, moderator of Twilight Ministry Louisville. Father’s day is June 19. The 11 a.m. speaker will be Rev. William Holt of Atlanta, Ga.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

Sunday school for all ages is at 10 a.m., worship hour is at 11 with Kid’s worship at 11:15. Call 321-2757. Located at 46 Lawson Lane, just off U.S. 60.

Cropper Baptist

We are beginning to search for a new Pastor, if you are interested in helping with this, let Shannon know. Terry Hall will give a tribute talk on Mr. Burgess Parks on June 12. BALL group will go to Johnny Carino's on June 13, if you want to carpool meet at Kroger at 10:30. Church council will meet June 15. Church business meeting will be after the worship on June 19. Wednesday services are at 6:30 p.m. for all ages. Located at 2164 Flood Road in Pleasureville.

Crossroad Lighthouse

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

Dover Baptist

Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m., Bible study (all ages) at 10, worship at 11. The sermon will be As For Me and My House from Joshua 24:15. Mexican Fiesta carry in will be Sunday night (rain or shine). Bring your out door games and if rain, board games. All ages needed. Deacon's will meet at 6:30 a.m. Monday. Church at Prayer and Children's Choir will be 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, followed by adult choir rehearsal at 7:20. Vacation Bible school will be July 11-14. For all the activities and pictures visit www.doverbaptist.net, call 633-0502 or check out the church Facebook page. Located at 7361 Dover Road. Rev. Ben Early is the pastor.

Elk Creek Missionary Baptist

Located at 504 Elk Creek Road.

Elmburg Baptist

WMU will meet at 10 a.m. on Saturday. Graduates will be recognized during the Sunday morning worship service, followed by a potluck meal. "Celebration of Men" dinner will begin at 6:30 p.m. on June 18. RSVP to Carolyn by June 12. Sunday school will be a 10 a.m., worship service is at 11 a.m. 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

Boomer Plus ministry travels to Centre College, Danville on Saturday, for its nationally known "Brass Band Festival," departing at 8 a.m. Sorry, no more reservations are being accepted at this time. Student pastor Rev. Trey Behn leads in the 8:30 and 11 a.m. services on Sunday. Student band members and others will assist in other service functions. Bible Fellowship is at 9:45 a.m. Crestview, Crescent Place and Amber Oaks devotionals are at 1:30, 2:30 and 3:30 p.m. respectively. Students' Wild week begins. Contact tbehn@shelbyvillebaptist.com. Men's Bible study is at 5 p.m. in the GO Room. Student Ministries are at 6. ZUMBA on Mondays is about over for summer break. Come help celebrate at 6:30 p.m. the fitness success of the participants. $5 per person for trainer Krystina Silverhorn Johnson. Thin in Ten has achieved one of the corporate goals for group members to lose over 100 pounds total since its inception 9 weeks ago. Week 9 is 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Fellowship Hall. Free for those participating. Fun and Faith and First is Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. in the gym. Come worship with us in an informal and reverent way for approximately a half hour, then relax with various activities and light refreshments. Contact mhollingsworth@shelbyvillebaptist.com. VBS "Walk This Way" begins soon. Check out what Childrens' Ministry needs by contacting Pastor Chad Lynn at clynn@shelbyvillebaptist.com.

First Christian

The Outreach committee is selling FCC T-shirts. Contact the church office at 633-3345. The prayer group meets at 10 a.m. Thursdays. All are welcome to pray with the group. Call the church office at 633-3345 if you have any questions or prayer concerns. 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).

First Corinthian Baptist, Frankfort

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

1st Harmony Worship Center

Located at Clear Creek Park, 717 Burks Branch Road under the leadership of Rev. Don R. Burley.

First Presbyterian

Knit-Wits meet at 10 a.m. Saturday. The Hand Chimes Choir practices at 9:15 a.m. Sunday. During June, July and August our worship services will start at 10 am. The children and youth Sunday school classes will take a break during these three months, and adult classes will decide whether to meet before or after worship. Sharing and Caring Sunday school class will meet at 9 a.m. starting in June. Luta and Jeremy Garbat-Welch will share their mission adventures in Africa at 10 a.m. Sunday. A luncheon will follow. Meat and drinks will be provided. Bring a salad, vegetable or dessert to share. Boy Scouts meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday. The church will serve lunch at God’s Kitchen from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Thursday. Provide desserts and/or help prepare and serve lunch to approximately 25 people at Victory Baptist Church, 715 Main Street. For those who wish to give in ways other than money to the service of God, we have provided a food basket. During the offering, you may come forward and place your offering of canned or boxed food items in the basket. If you wish to be less conspicuous, you may place it in the basket anytime. All food items collected each week shall be given to the Serenity Center on 7th Street. A Place to Sleep is in need of twin, crib and queen size bedding, especially boy. 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

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. Rev. Leslie J. Harris is pastor.

Harvest Community

Located at 165 Alpine Drive.

Hempridge Baptist

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

Highland Baptist

We will recognize our recent graduates during the morning service Sunday. The M&M's will go to Cheddar's for lunch at 11 a.m. Monday. Contact Steve Galyon for reservations. A Loving Choice Pregnancy Resource Center baby bottle campaign is underway. Donation filled bottles need to be returned by June 19. Call the church office at 633-3516. Visit www.hbc-ky.com. Located at 511 Mount Eden Road.

Holy Cross Lutheran

Free Vacation Bible school will be from 6 to 8:30 p.m. June 21 to 23 for preschool through fifth grade. The theme "Barnyard Roundup" will center around Psalm 23. Bible stories, crafts, games, music and snack will be included. There will be a light meal served from 5:15 to 5:45 p.m. Children must be potty trained. For more information/registration, call 502-647-3696 or visit holycross.360unite.com. 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 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.

Lighthouse Baptist

Sunday school at 9:30 a.m., worship 10:30; and 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. 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

Sunday School is at 9:45 a.m. with worship service at 11. Located at 4056 Bloomfield Road in Taylorsville. Rev. W.C. Mitchell is the pastor.

New Beginning Pentecostal

3 nights of revival will begin at 7:30 p.m. June 9 to 11. Bishop Gary Orr, of True Faith Ministries, Decatur, Al will be the guest speaker. 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.

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. Call502-252-9154. 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

Vacation Bible school will be from 6 to 8 p.m. June 29 to July 1. Family fun night will begin at 5 p.m. on July 2. Pre-register by calling 502-803-6508.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

Communion will be Sunday. Adult and children's Sunday school is at 10 a.m., worship at 11. The message will be The Making of an Offering from the scripture: 1 Kings 17:8-16. Prayer and sharing will be 6 p.m. Wednesday, Bible study at 6:30. Healing Needles at 6:30 p.m. Thursday. 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 p.m. Evening service is at 7. Prayer meeting is 7 p.m. Wednesday. RAs, GAs and youth at 7.

Seventh-day Adventist

Elder Kevin Burk will have the sermon for the 11 a.m. worship hour and his sermon title is “Human Nature” with his text being Romans 1L18.The adult Sabbath school class is studying the Gospel of Matthew and will meet at 10 a.m. The topic of this week’s study is “Jesus in Jerusalem.” Pathfinders continue to raise funds for their October Camporee in Florida. A donor has promised mating funds of up to $1,000 for donations received by July 1.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

Everyone is invited to "Lost At Sea" Vacation Bible school from 6 to 8:30 p.m. June 8 to 10 for ages 6 to 12. For information call Ashley, 502-321-3185. Call 633-0488. Located at 2713 Mount Eden Road (across from Weissinger Estates).

Simpsonville Baptist

Sunday school is at 9:45 a.m., worship at 8:30 and 11 a.m. Visit www.simpsonvillebaptist.com.

Simpsonville Christian

Sunday school classes are at 9:45 a.m. (traditional) and 10 a.m. (contemporary); worship at 10:50. 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. Bible study is at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, and choir at 7:30. Hartz Quilters is at 9 a.m. on Friday.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 12:15 p.m. Wednesday. The need for seasonal clothing, all sizes, continues.

St. John United Methodist

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.