Church briefs: March 6, 2015

Published 9:00 am Saturday, March 7, 2015


Shipp Chapel Missionary Baptist Church

The Choir celebrates its 47th anniversary at 3 p.m. March 15. The public and all surrounding churches and groups are invited.

Christians on a Mission Deliverance Center

The pastor’s 16th appreciation continues at 7 p.m. March 11 welcomes Pastor Michael Edge and William Grove Baptist Church of Ellaville; at 7 p.m. March 18 is Dr. Pamela Miller and Majestic Kingdom Embassy of Camilla; at 7 p.m. March 19 features Pastor George Edge and Restoration Church and at 9:45 a.m. March 22, Dr. Timothy Miller Sr., and Majestic Kingdom Embassy of Camilla.

Magnolia Manor

A Praise and Worship Service is at 7 p.m. March 18 in Magnolia Manor Nursing Center activities room. Speaker is Pastor George Solomon. Everyone is invited and refreshments will be served.

New Jerusalem Baptist Church

The Shoe Rally program is at 2:30 p.m. March 29 with the Rev. Solomon Loud, pastor of New Beginning Missionary Baptist Church, Albany, as speaker. Everyone is invited.

I (Heart) Church

Men of Integrity Movement (Real radical men dealing with real life issues) kicks off at 5 p.m. April 18 at the church at 121 Habitat St. Open to men ages 17 and older who want to see a positive change in their community and begin living a better life. All denominations are welcome. For information call John Johnson 404-664-6565.

New Corinth Baptist Church

The annual Rainbow Program is at 5:30 p.m. March 15. All area/surrounding churches and the public are invited.

Big Bethel Baptist Church

The Women’s Ministry hosts the annual Women’s Day Program at 11 a.m. Sunday with Angela McKinstry of William Grove Baptist Church of Ellaville as speaker. All women are asked to wear white.

Fundraiser to be rescheduled

The AmeriYouth Outreach Ministries Joe Cox Scholarship Fundraiser will be rescheduled for a later date. More information will be made available. The goal is to raise funds to aid graduates in furthering their education. In order to meet this goal, they are asking for sponsorships from organizations, businesses, and individuals such as yourself. By giving to this annual event you’ll be supporting the AmeriYouth Outreach Ministries Joe Cox Scholarship Fund and helping us provide aid to graduating students in our community. For information call Kedrick Cox, CEO/founder at 229-938-0081.


St. Paul A.M.E. Church

The 29th choir anniversary is celebrated at 3 p.m. Sunday. Each choir is asked to render an A & B selection. The public is invited and refreshments will be served.


New Corinth Baptist Church

The community is invited to Family & Friends Day celebration at 11:30 a.m. Sunday (Sunday School begins at 10 a.m.) The message will be delivered by the Rev. Raymond Andrews, Raines Chapel, Dawson.


Maranatha Baptist Church

Revival 2015, “Converting Souls and Lives,” with Dr. Loyd Allen is at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. March 9-11. For more information, call 229-824-7896 or visit

Rylander Church

A gospel sing, featuring Calvary’s Cross of Americus, is at 7 p.m. Saturday.


Mitchell Grove Baptist Church

The Pastor’s Anniversary is celebrated at 7 p.m. March 12 and 13. Thursday features Corinth Holy Bible and its pastor, along with Cedar Spring, Perry B. Grove, New Hope A.M.E. and New Union Grove; Friday features Shipp Chapel Baptist Church and its pastor, and Greater New Lebanon, Bethlehem, St. Paul A.M.E. and Jerusalem Grove. The celebration culminates at 3 p.m. March 15 with Bishop James Lundy of Tabernacle of Faith bringing the message, along with New Life Holiness Church. Everyone is invited. Dinner will be served.

New Hope A.M.E. Church

The annual Family, Friends and Guests Day is celebrated March 15. Sunday School is at 10 a.m. and worship is at 11 a.m. Pastor E.X. King brings the message, and everyone is invited.

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