Church Briefs

New Harvest Church VBS

The New Harvest Church of the Nazarene will be holding Vacation Bible School on Wednesday, Aug. 12, Thursday, Aug. 13, and Friday, Aug. 14 at Madison City Park.

“Boot Camp: Soldiers for God” is the VBS theme for this year. There will be various activities, fun and games for the youth of the community. Evening events will be from 6 to 8 p.m.

A picnic for Vacation Bible School participants will be held on Sunday, Aug. 16, at the park immediately following the morning church service. The church is located at 309 State Street in Madison, across from Premier Bank.

Churches help backpack program

On Aug. 30, 2015 at 3 p.m. several area churches will come together in praise and worship at Fountain of Life Worship Center on Rt. 3 at Foster to raise funds and supplies for the BackPack Program of Boone County Schools.

Over six area churches will be participating through song, drama, and dance. Everyone is encouraged to come out and enjoy a great time in support of a wonderful program.

“But ye are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, an holy nation, a peculiar people; that ye should shew forth the praises of him who hath called you out of darkness into his marvellous light.”-Peter 2:9

Donations will be collected for the program including kid-friendly foods such as slim-jims, fruit cups, ramen noodles, Vienna sausages, etc. Monetary donations are also greatly appreciated.

Refreshments will be served after the program.

Annual Car Show

Switzer Church of God Annual Car Show is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015, from 9 a.m. to noon registration and teh show from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., located on Rt. 44 at Switzer.

There will be live music, concessions, door prizes and specialty trophies.

More Information, call 304-946-4539

Mahone Chapel United Methodist Church

Mahone Chapel United Methodist Church of Ashford will hold its Annual Homecoming on Sunday, August 16. Sunday School will begin at 10 a.m. with Worship Service following at 11 a.m.

The church choir will provide music, and Pastor David Kinder will deliver the sermon.

Members and guests will meet in the Fellowship Hall at 12:30 p.m. for lunch. Following lunch, a musical program will be presented in the sanctuary by Change of Heart of Logan.

Pastor Kinder extends a warm welcome to everyone to attend this special service.

Whitesville First Baptist Church

The Whitesville First Bapitst Church announces the Jimmy Brown Memorial Car & Bike Show.

It is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 29, from 3 to 6 p.m. and admission is free. There will be free food and door prizes. Trophies will be awarded at 6 p.m.

Receive a free dash plaque for being one of the first 25 cars in the show. Located on Back Street, across from the fire department.

This is a church event given by First Baptist Church of Whitesville and Jimmy Brown’s family. Jimmy was a deacon in the church until his death. He began the car show before his death, so we keep it going in his memory.

For more information, call Michael Brown at 304-854-0001.

Heart of God Soup Kitchen

Heart of God Soup Kitchen is operating a soup kitchen on the last weekdays of the month, providing free USDA food to those who qualify.

They are located at 44 Millier Street in Danville in accordance with federal and USDA policy, which strictly prohibits discrimination in all of its programs.

Prayer Connection Lighthouse

Prayer Connection Lighthouse in Danville is accepting donations of clothing, canned goods, furniture and garden foods.

Monetary donations can also be mailed to P.O. Box 159, Danville, WV 25053.

They also need volunteers from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

‘Let the Bible Speak’ radio show

The Boone County Churches of Christ invite everyone to listen to “Let the Bible Speak” on Sunday mornings, from 8 to 9 a.m. on WZAC 92.5 FM.

‘In search of the Lord’s way’ radio show

The Boone County Churches of Christ invites everyone to listen to “In search of the Lord’s way” radio program Sunday mornings on WZAC 92.5 FM at 9 a.m.

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