Church Happenings - Week of September 14, 2016

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Second Baptist Church Revival and 150th Anniversary Celebration

Second Baptist Church will have a church revival on Wednesday, September 14 through Friday, September 16 beginning at 7 p.m. each evening.

The speaker will be Rev. Dr. Anthony Middleton, pastor of Cable Baptist Church in Louisville.

On Sunday, September 18 at 11 a.m., Second Baptist Church will celebrate the 150th church anniversary. The anniversary speaker will be Rev. Dr. Charles G. Adams, senior pastor of Hartford Memorial Baptist Church in Detroit Michigan. The public is invited to come join the celebration.

Van Buren Baptist Church Anniversary/Homecoming

Van Buren Baptist Church  will be celebrating its 40th anniversary of their church building on September 25, 2016.

The church was started in 1950 by Rev. Lewis Searcy and others in the community of Van Buren. In 1976, the church had to relocate and purchase land on Fairmount Road due to the creation of Taylorsville Lake.

The church is inviting current members, former members and anyone else to come for this day of Homecoming. Morning worship will begin at 11 a.m., with lunch served at 12 noon, and an afternoon service at 1 p.m. There will be singing from various people and a special message from State Representative James Tipton.

The church is located at 1488 Fairmount Road (Hwy 3353) off of Hwy 248 and Hwy 62.

Women’s Bible Study at First Baptist Church

First Baptist Church will be offering a women’s Bible study entitled, “The Gospel of Mark,” by Lisa Harper, at two times on Mondays, running through October 24. Class times are at 9:15 a.m. and at 6:30 p.m. on the fourth floor media center. Study guides are $13. For more information, contact Charlotte Nedros at 477-8459.

Little Union Baptist Spaghetti Dinner

Little Union Baptist Church will have a fundraising spaghetti dinner on Saturday, September 17 at the church at 4620 Little Union Road from 5:30 to 7 p.m.  

The cost is $5, eat in or carry out, and includes bread, drink and dessert. All proceeds will go to sponsor a trip to the Ark Encounter for the youth.

Al-Anon at Taylorsville United Methodist

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

Celebrate Recovery at two churches

Celebrate Recovery, at Spencer Christian Church, meets every Thursday from 6:15 to 8:15 p.m. at the church in Elk Creek and at King’s Baptist Church, on Mondays at 6 p.m. with Solid Rock Cafe at 5:45 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.