Church News for Thursday, Aug. 8By Staff Reports Published 10:24am Thursday, August 8, 2013
Mountain Springs Church
Services started on Sunday with Bro. Kenneth Moates leading the church in the following hymns: “There’s Power in the Blood,” “In the Garden,” “Where the Soul Never Dies” and “Just a Little While.”
Bro. Wayne Barnett gave a devotion from 2 Samuel 22:1-7. Just as David knew what God did for him, we know what God has done for us. He will never let us down.
After Sunday school, Bro. Kenneth led the church in the hymns “When We All Get to Heaven” and “Getting Ready to Leave This World.”
Bro. Don preached from John 4:1-24. God’s desire for you and me is to worship and live for the Lord from a heart according to the word of God. Many roads can take you where you need to go, but only one road will lead you to Jesus.
Sunday night’s service began with Bro. Kenneth leading the church in the hymns “Just A Little Talk with Jesus,” “I’m In a New World,” “Living By Faith” and “I Never Shall Forget the Day.”
Bro. Kenneth gave a devotion from 2 Chronicles 29. We don’t need to serve God half-heartedly. When we serve him, we need to serve him with a full heart that loves him.
Juliyanne Rutherford sang “Amazing Grace (My Chains Are Gone)” and blessed the church with her song and the talent God has blessed her with to sing.
Bro. Don preached from Ephesians 5:15-17. If we are living of the world and not of God, we are living foolishly. It is God’s will for us to be filled with the spirit of God, walk righteously and be submissive to our leaders.
Don’t forget our services are Sundays at 9:45 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., and Wednesdays at 7 p.m. Hope to see you there!
Bethsalem Baptist Church
Bro. Cleve opened our worship service by welcoming everyone and recognizing those with birthdays this month. Bro. Bobby welcomed everyone and gave our ministry opportunities. The Celebration Choir provided special music. Thank you to soloist Sharon Williams.
Bro. Bobby’s message came from 1 Corinthians 16:13-14: Watch, stand, be brave and be strong. Let all you do be done with love.
The evening message by Bro. Bobby came from Hebrews 3:8: Do not harden your heart as in the rebellion, in the day of trial in the wilderness.
Wednesday service at 6:30 p.m., business meeting, Team Kids for children and Student’s Outlet.
Happy Birthday to Pam Blalock, Sidney Norman, Jessica Boddie, Lena Cox, Doug Willis, Kyle Mims, Steven Wingard, Jack Ellison, Eve Connell, Crystal Connelll, Kerri Blow, John Britton, Dustin Nelson, Kenneth Boswell, Bobby Mims, Amber Pike, Toni Ousley, Wendell Hand, Whitney Gray, Luke Thomas, John Gothard, Noe Chavez and Carlee Wright.
Happy Anniversary to Bro. Bobby, Connie DuBois, Bill and Shirley Smith, Harold and Elvie Patterson, Terry and Rose, Mary Johnson, Jeff and Katrina Thrasher, and Robert and Susan Bradberry.
Pray for our Pastor Search Committee, Hunter Moore, Charles Bryant, Harold Patterson, Nina Goode, Sid Griner, the Hunt family’s adoption, Tyler Barnes, George and Diane Williams, Elridge Townsend, J.R. Cullum, Becky Jackson, our country, Jimmy Headley, Paul Brooks, Jennifer and Brandon Teel, Randy Bryant, Patricia English, our shut-ins, those facing cancer, the Crawford family, Steve Mims’ family and Robert Cobern.
Next Sunday night, there will be a church picnic and a special night of fellowship, food, homemade ice cream and games for the children. Come and get connected to our church.
Come and worship with us on Sundays.