Church Notes 9-29-11

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• Rhonda used the scipture from Proverbs 16:17 NIV. People must pay attention to the ‘’road signs” that alert them to dangers that will get them off track and cause people to detour.
• Oct. 1 -  The church will hold another yard sale in front of Tractor Supply to raise money for missions. For more information, call 859-824-1824.


• In Paul’s letter to the Corinthians, he proclaims the relevance of Christ to every area of a believer’s life. People are of the body of Christ with individuals gifts. Paul reminded the Corinthians that all gifts come from God. Remember: The expert in anything was once a beginner.

Corinth Community
Worship Center

• The time has come to stop playing church. People often check out churches to see who offers the best deal. In truth there is only one deal, the real deal, Jesus Christ.
•Join us each Sunday for worship at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. and Bible study at 6 p.m. Wednesday.

Dry Ridge

• Last Sunday, the congregation voted to call Bro. Shane Emery to be the interim pastor.
 • Sept. 30 - Family Fest at Bill and Vickie Jump’s house at 6 p.m. Bring a lawn chair. Meal will be furnished.
 • Oct. 2 - Build a Wall starts for Thanksgiving boxes.
 • Oct. 4 - LYDIA meets at 7 p.m.
 • Oct. 7 - Last day to make reservations for the Young at Heart trip to Renfro Valley. Make reservations with Dorothy or the church office.
• Oct. 9- A children’s choir will be starting for grades one through five. They will meet at 5 p.m on Sunday’s in the choir room.

Dry Ridge

•  Sept 29 - Naomi Marksberry will be celebrating her 95th birthday at Grant Manor.
• Oct. 1 - Rev Bob Silvanik will begin his ministry at Dry Ridge Christian Church.
• Oct. 2 - Anyone wishing to share in the Fairhaven Mission ministry in Covington, should be at church by 4:30 p.m.  The church will deliver a meal and conduct a worship service.  
• Oct. 16 - Hayride and wiener roast.  Watch for details.
If you need to contact the church, call on Monday, Wednesday or Thursday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Worship Center

• Oct. 1 – Pick it and paint it - URGENCY Youth meeting at the church at 9 a.m. for annual Fall Litter Pick Up.  Upon completion, they will head to BMT Paintball for a few hours.   See Pastor Ryan for more details.
• Oct. 9 - 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. for special guest speaker Dr. Larry Hutton. He teaches and preaches with a  prophetic voice that is changing the lives of multitudes.


• Pastor Pullens preached “Despising is a birth control”  (Samuel 6:15-16, 23)
• Michal got caught up in herself, developing an attitude. She despised David, her husband, which meant she was de-esteeming him. This relates to people today who need to check themselves to see if they despise anyone or anything. Seek to love those rather than despise them.

Church of Christ

• Bro. Josh’s sermon was from Genesis 3. Doubt is the first step toward temptation, followed by rationalization and then giving in. Contrary to Adam and Eve, who gave in to temptation in order to be equal to God, Jesus gave up equality with God to become a servant. Christians who seek equality with God risk losing all.
• Sundays - Sunday school at 10 a.m. and 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. Olivet

• Sept 25 began week three of Forty Days of Purpose, a study based on Rick Warren’s Purpose Driven Life. Forty Days of Purpose is scheduled to conclude on Oct 23, with a special gathering for sharing and fellowship by the participants.
• Sunday Night Remix begins at 6 p.m. - Sometimes Sunday mornings just don’t work into your schedule, so when that happens join us for Sunday Night Remix, encountering Christ intimately, experiencing Christian community, engaging the world around you while energizing the next generation with contemporary worship and a relevant message.  
• The middle school and high school students have also begun a new program on Wednesday nights.  It begins at 6 p.m. for dinner, activities, worship led by Conner and Blake, and followed by a large and small groups time.  
• Mission opportunities - The first one “Harvest for Haiti,”scheduled for Oct. 1 at Gardenside Church of Christ in Lexington, is an opportunity for everyone, young and old.  The church will help prepare meals that will be shipped to Haiti.“Eastern Kentucky Christmas Outreach” is scheduled for Dec. 9-11.
• For more information, go to www.mountolivetchristian.org

Mt. Zion

During the revival,  Bro. Scotty McDowell preached “The Way of the Cross Leads Home and Jesus Gives Us Grace and Hope” and “Christ Living in Us “ (2 Samuel 23:8-39).
• Bro. Paul delivered the message Sunday night “Relationship with God” (Genesis 18:11-19).
• Team Kids Wednesday nights at 7 p.m.
• Oct.1 - Hayride at 3 p.m. and cookout afterwards.
• Oct. 2 - Breakfast at 9 a.m. and deacons’ meeting that night after service.
• Oct. 5 - Business meeting at 7 p.m.
• Deacon of the week is Pete Spegal at 428-3146.

Oak Ridge

• Abby Eakins sang special music. Bro. Baker’s message was from Hebrews 8:13  Things have changed since Little House on the Prairie days, but one thing has never changed. Jesus loves accepts, forgives and saves no matter how much the world changes.
• Oct. 1 - Deacon meeting at  8 a.m.
• Oct. 2 - Communion
• Oct. 22 - Fall Festival at 6 p.m..

Short Creek

• You may ask yourself, “How can I be saved”? The wonder of God’s plan is that He reaches out to us in love, offering everyone an opportunity to personally respond through Christ. He offers His unmerited favor, or grace, if we only accept it.
• Sundays - Youth meetings at 5 p.m.
• Wednesdays - Children’s Bible study at 7 p.m.


• Sept. 30 – Oct. 1- Benefit softball tournament for Mickey and Linda Covey will take place in Owenton at the fairgrounds. Donations are appreciated if unable to attend, money will go for medical expenses.
• Oct. 21-23 Revival/Supper with Evangelist Billy Howell.

Church of God

•The Stonewall Church of God will hold Homecoming services beginning with Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. on Oct. 2. Singing begins at 10:45 a.m., featuring The Lighthouse Southern Gospel Singers from Big Rock, Tenn. There will be an old-fashioned dinner on the grounds. The pastor is Bro. Tom Denny and the church is five miles south of Corinth on U.S. 25 and north of Sadieville. For more information, call Evelyn at 859-234-5395.


• The church is now offering two different worship services each Sunday: a traditional worship service at 8:45 a.m. and a contemporary service at 11 a.m, both services with gospel preaching and the Lord’s Supper.
• Sept. 29 - Senior Saints will meet on Thursday for Bible study and a potluck luncheon.
• Oct. 2- Baby shower for Pam and David Threlkeld after the evening service.

United Methodist

• Sept. 28 - Media Team meeting at 4:30 p.m. Youth are invited to be part of the team. See Robin for more information. Youth Bible study for juniors and seniors - “Do Hard Things”  at 7:30 p.m. at Chaz and Nikki’s house. Adult Bible study at the church at 6:30 p.m.
• Oct. 2 - UMM breakfast at 8:30 a.m. in the fellowship hall. Sunday school at 10 a.m. and worship service at 11  a.m. and 5 p.m. Children’s activities will be provided. Choir practice at 6 p.m. Trash pick-up immediately following worship. This will replace youth; this is a youth fundraiser. We encourage everyone to come and help.
• Oct. 3 – Men’s prayer breakfast at 6 a.m. at Cracker Barrel.