Church Happenings — Week of Dec. 19

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Finchville Baptist Church recently announced the following events:
•The church’s music department will present the cantata, “All is Well,” tonight at 7 with a dinner beforehand at 5:30 and a dessert reception afterward. The reception will feature story reading for the kids and a certain jolly ol’ elf will make an appearance.
• This year, the church will host two Christmas Eve services, the first at 5:30 p.m. and the    second at 11 p.m.  There will be no Wednesday night services on Dec. 26.  There will only be one service on Dec. 30 at 11 a.m.
•The church has opened its Java Shop on Sunday mornings from 9:30 to 9:50 a.m. December sales will be donated to the Lottie Moon Mission Offering to support missionaries on foreign fields. Coffee holiday flavors include caramel brulee, pumpkin spice, vanilla and white chocolate. The suggested donation price is $3 per latte.

Taylorsville United Methodist to host Christmas Eve service
Taylorsville United Methodist Church will host its annual Christmas Eve service in celebration of Jesus’ birth at 11 p.m. on Christmas Eve.
The church is located at 145 W. Main St.

Narcotics Anonymous meetings at First Christian
Narcotics Anonymous meetings will be held at First Christian Church weekly on Thursdays at 7:30 p.m.
For more information, call 502-902-1648.

Ridgeview Baptist hosts Celebrate Recovery
Ridgeview Baptist Church at 10 Dogwood Circle will host its Celebrate Recovery group each Wednesday from 5 to 6:30 p.m.
Celebrate Recovery is a Christian-based eight-step recovery program. Anyone struggling with an addiction, unwanted habit or hurt is encouraged to attend.

Clothes closet at First Assembly of God
The First Assembly of God Church will operate a clothes closet at 402 Garrard St.
The closet will operate in the basement of the church; ring the bell at the door for admission.
The non-profit service will have infant sizes to adult sizes.
The clothes closet will be open every Wednesday from 1 to 4 p.m.
For more information, call 477-6687.

Mission for Christ plans worship at Signature
The Mission for Christ will be ministering in word and song at Signature Health Care on the first Thursday of each month. The community is invited. C.L. Glasscock is pastor.

Wednesday night activities at First Baptist
First Baptist Church of Taylorsville hosts an array of Christ-centered family activities on Wednesday nights starting at 6:30 p.m.
Adult prayer meeting and Bible study starts at 7  p.m. in the sanctuary.
A free family meal is also served at 6:30 p.m. followed by fun and interesting Bible study classes for preschool, elementary, middle and high school students.
Transportation is available to those who do not have a way to get to the church.
For more information or to schedule a pick up, call 477-8197.

Mary’s Clothes Closet at Taylorsville United Methodist Church
Mary’s Clothes Closet at Taylorsville United Methodist Church, located at 145 W. Main Street, has children’s clothing for newborns to size 7.
This non-profit service also offers emergency diapers and wipes.
The Clothes Closet is located in the large building directly behind the church. Hours are every Tuesday from 1 p.m. until 3 p.m. or by appointment.
Everyone is welcome. For more information please call 477-8718.

Al-Anon meetings at Methodist church
Al-Anon meetings are each Monday from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Taylorsville United Methodist Church, 175 W. Main St.

Women’s AA meeting
A women’s AA meeting is planned for Saturdays from 5 to 6 p.m. at Spencer Christian Church.
The format of the meeting is closed, with discussion, organizers said.
Those attending are instructed to use the basement entrance in the rear of the building.

AA meetings at three locations
The following AA meetings are offered locally:
• Each Tuesday from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. at All Saints Catholic Church, 410 Main Cross.
• Each Wednesday from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Spencer County Extension Office, 66 Spears Drive.
• Each Friday at 7:30 p.m. at the Spencer County Extension office, 66 Spears Drive.