Church News 8-18-11

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• Aug. 20-24 - Revival with Ben Holloway. All services begin at 7 p.m. except Sunday, which starts at 6 p.m. and Sunday at 11 a.m.
• Fridays - Area 25 the contemporary service starts at 7:30 p..m.


• What is the Christian’s mission statement? Simply, to worship the Lord in any way Christians can. By reading His word, praying, serving and showing thanksgiving, they fulfill one mission statement.
People need the Lord. People cannot tackle life on their own. Faith is not just believing God can, it is knowing that He will.

Corinth Community Worship Center
• Aug. 21 – The community is invited to a night of worship at 6 p.m. with the youth group Crossfire, from New Zion Baptist Church in Foster, Ky.

Dry Ridge

• New deacons – Those elected to serve the next three years are: Chad Mason, Randy Magee, Joel Hubbard, Ray Hess, Fred Irvin and Billy White.
• Aug. 21 - CIA and Mission Friends will have their Recognition Service during the evening service. This is a special service for these children, so come and support them and their leaders with your attendance.
• Aug. 28 - Deacons will meet at 5 p.m. Family Night will follow at 6 p.m. Bring a covered dish.

Dry Ridge

• Aug. 21 – Annual church outing beginning at 2 p.m. at Grant County Park in Crittenden. Bring friends, a folding chair, outdoor games and a covered dish to share. The meat will be provided.
• Aug. 27 - Full Plate Ministry will serve a hot meal from 5 to 6:30 p.m. for those who are in need.
• Third Tuesday – Christian Women’s Fellowship (CWF) meets at 7 p.m. for programs, fellowship, service projects and refreshments.
• Correction: Cody Penick is appreciated for his service at the early worship service.

Worship Center

• Aug. 10 - 7 p.m. - “Gotta Go” Urgency Youth Rally and light a fresh fire to make a difference this school year. Prizes including a 4GB iPod Touch and it’s  open to anyone sixth grade – 12th grade.
• Aug. 22 – Ladies Night Out - Attention all ladies who are a senior in high school or older join us at 6:30 p.m. for a night of fellowship.
• Aug. 28 - If you serve in any area of the church or desire to do so, make plans to attend “Team Workshop” from  9 a.m. to noon.  Childcare will be provided and a continental breakfast will available at 8:30 a.m.
• Aug. 29 - Rev. Buddy Bell - 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.  


• Evangelist Jonathan Atkins preached  the revival. On Thursday night he preached on “Excuse me—I’m on my way to a miracle” (John 5:1-4). Friday -  “Victory is still in my vocabulary” (1 Samuel 17:4-7, 40-47). Saturday - “Will somebody please let Pete in” (Acts 12:1-5, 11-16). If you have situations you are facing, God has possibly sent the answers already.

Church of Christ

• Bro. Josh’s message was called “Joy,” from Philippians 4: 4-9. When Christians keep their thoughts and actions pure, the result is a holy life.
• Sundays - Sunday School at 10 a.m. and morning worship at 11 a.m.

Mt. Carmel

• Mt. Carmel welcomes visitors. The church is located at 389 Mt. Carmel Road, Williamstown. For more information call Pastor Rick Haggett at  859-907-4930 or visit the website at www.mtcarmelbaptistky.com.

Mt. Zion

• Director of Missions, David Marlow delivered the message on Sunday morning, “Forgiveness” (John 21:15-22.) Don Wainscott from Owen County had a presentation on creation, mainly using Genesis as his text.
• The deacon of the week is Lee Roy Simpson at 428-3423.
• Members do not forget to bring in Sunshine Box items.
• Aug. 20 - Yard sale beginning at 9 a.m.

New Life
Worship Center

• Sunday’s message of hope preached by Brother Puckett was heartening and encouraging (Romans 2:11). In order to construct a life, which will weather any storm, Christians need the proper foundation. That foundation is Jesus the Rock. It is better to fall on the rock and be broken, before the rock falls on us.

Short Creek

• Pastor Mike Jones brought the message during revival. It was a blessing to hear individual testimonies on how Jesus changed lives. Have you accepted Jesus today? Maybe your putting it off or you just want to straighten a few things up in your life first? Only Jesus, can help you.
• Sundays - Youth meetings at 5 p.m.
• Wednesdays - Children’s Bible study at 7 p.m.

The Vineyard
Grant County

• On Sunday, Earl spoke about injustice. He is in the middle of an intriguing new series. Come by the Vineyard for Sunday Celebration at 10:30 a.m. to learn more about justice and how it relates to God. There are fascinating stories in the Bible dealing with justice and injustice. Check out the website at www.vineyardgc.comto find out more about how the Vineyard is spreading God’s love.

Williamstown Christian
• On Sunday, Senior Minister Gary Swick dealt with confrontation and accountability at the Sunday morning worship service, preaching from 2 Samuel 12:13. For true repentance, first one must accept true guilt (no excuses). Then comes a plea for forgiveness and restoration. This was Promotion Sunday and a number of children were promoted. In the evening, there was a send-off ceremony for students going, or returning, to college.
• Aug. 18 - Senior Saints will travel to Jungle Jim’s in Fairfield, Ohio.

United Methodist

• Aug. 19 – Men’s softball tournament at 6:30 p.m. at Crittenden Baptist Church.
• Aug. 21 – Sunday School at 10 a.m. worship services at 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. There will be a baby shower for Nikki Mathews at noon or immediately following morning worship service. A meeting for the parents of middle school children will also be held at noon and Fireproof Youth Group will meet at 5 p.m. Praise and worship band practice will be held at 7 p.m.
• Aug. 22 – Men’s prayer breakfast at 6 a.m. at Cracker Barrel in Dry Ridge.
• Aug. 24 – Bible study at 6:30 p.m.