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Church briefs: Oct. 10, 2015

Americus
Christians on a Mission Deliverance Center
Second Sunday service is at 11 a.m. this Sunday only.

New Corinth Baptist Church
The annual fall/youth revival is at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 13-15 with the following ministers, churches and choirs on the schedule: Tuesday, the Rev. George F. Monts; Wednesday, the Rev. Edward McKeller; and Thursday, the Rev. Jerry Sanders. All churches and the public are invited.

Allen Chapel A.M.E. Church
The Noisy B. Stephens Women Missionary Society observes its annual Missionary Day at 11 a.m. Oct. 18. All missionaries are invited.
The Friends and Family Day Committee conducts auditions for the third annual Sunday Best: American Edition from 6-8 p.m. Oct. 19. Call Shernone Butts 815-1687 for information.

Prayer, Praise, Preach Deliverance Church
The second annual Day to Show Love for the Rev. Jonathan Johnson is at 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Everyone is welcome.

New Jerusalem Baptist Church
The Pre-Pastor’s anniversary is celebrated at 7 p.m. Oct. 13-15. Tuesday features Pastor Kenny Gouch and Old Antioch Baptist Church; Wednesday, Pastor Courtney Moore and Kingdom of heaven Ministry; and Thursday, the Rev. Joe Oglesby and Greater Good Hope Baptist Church, and Old Corinth Baptist Church choir.
The celebration culminates Oct. 18 with Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and worship at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Paul Moseley of Warner Robins bringing the word. At 3 p.m., the Rev. George F. Monts and Zion Hope Baptist Church of Sumter City delivers the message. Everyone is welcome.

New Mount Mariah  Baptist Church
The first choir anniversary is celebrated at 3 p.m. Oct. 11. Refreshments will be served. Everyone is invited.

Perry B. Grove Baptist Church
Guest speaker Apostle Danny K. Smith and Prophetess Deborah Smith and the congregation of Bethel World Ministries, Cordele are in charge of the 11 a.m. worship service on Oct. 18. Sunday school is at 10 a.m. Everyone is invited.

Mount Zion Baptist Church
An Installation Service for Pastor Eugene Tookes is at 2:30 p.m. Oct. 18. Pastor Michael B. Edge and William Grove Baptist Church are in charge of services. The public is invited.

Big Bethel Baptist Church
The 132nd church anniversary celebration culminates at 11 a.m. Sunday when Pastor Calvin F. Rollins delivers the sermon, and at 2:30 p.m., the Rev. Dr. H.C. Wilson and Mount Olive Baptist Church, Americus are in charge of the service. The theme is “A Great and Mighty Walk” and everyone is invited.

Corinth Baptist Church
The annual Fall and Youth Revival is at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 13-15. All churches and the public are invited.

United Holiness Church Headquarters
Hallelujah Night is from 6-8 p.m. Oct. 28 with music, food, skits and trunk or treat.

Fellowship Baptist Church
Here is an opportunity to share something you normally throw away. The September mission project is recycling empty medicine bottles: small, both prescription or non-prescription, plastic bottles. The bottles will sent to poor countries where only paper is available. When medicines are wrapped in paper, they can be easily damaged, lost or a danger to children. Labels can be removed with GooBgone or hot water. Place in a plastic bag and drop in designated container at the church or call Linda Degelmann at 942-2000.

Andersonville
Union Oak Grove Baptist Church
The annual Ushers’ Fellowship program ius celebrated at 11:30 a.m. Oct. 25. Everyone is invited.

Buena Vista
Mount Carmel Baptist Church
The 175th Homecoming service is Oct. 25. This special day starts at 10 a.m. with gospel singing by Calvary’s Cross from Americus/Sumter County area. There will be a brief intermission before the 11 a.m. worship service with guest speaker, the Rev. Tommy Fountain, pastor, Grace Baptist Church, Winder (formerly of Columbus and Marion County). A covered dish lunch in the dining hall follows, followed by more gospel singing from Calvary’s Cross.  Theme is “Through the Years-generations of Family and Friends.” The community is welcomed.
Revival services are at 7 p.m. Oct. 26-28 with special music each night. Guest speaker is local pastor, Brother Mike McGlaun. All are welcome.
A nursery is available for all services. For information, call 229-886-7799 or 229-937-2986.

Ellaville
Mount Zion Baptist Church
An installation service for Pastor Eugene Tookes is at 2:30 p.m. Oct. 18. Pastor Michael B. Edge and William Grove Baptist Church are in charge of the service. The public is invited to attend.

New Corinth Baptist Church
Everyone is invited to visit Sunday with Sunday school at 10 a.m. and morning worship at 11:30 a.m. Enjoy church the old fashioned way and help celebrate the 126th church anniversary and Pastor Brian Ramey’s 10th anniversary. Bring a covered dish if you have something you want to share. An old fashioned dinner will be served.  The Rev. Freddie Golphin and Little Creek Baptist Church of Byronville are in charge of the service.

William Grove Baptist Church
The Women’s Ministry celebrates Women’s Day at 11 a.m. Sunday. Guest minister is Pastor Annie Statham of Love and Peace Church. The public is invited.

Leslie
Leslie United Methodist Church
A Fall Festival/Bible School is from 10 a.m.-noon today, Oct. 10 including lunch, Bible lesson, games, crafts, music, jumping castle and more. All are welcome.

Montezuma
Community Friendship Church
Sale of barbecue chicken plates  ($7.50) and a gospel sing start at 11 a.m. today, Oct. 10. Everyone is invited.

Plains
Lebanon Baptist Church
The Senior Ushers’ Board Ministry celebrates the 93rd Ushers’ Anniversary at 11 a.m. Nov. 22. Sister Tracy Clemons of William Grove Baptist Church, Ellaville, will speak on the duties of an usher. The Rev. Hosie Waters delivers the sermons. Gleaner captains are Deacons J.C. Bryant Jr. and Charlie Wright, and Sister Patricia Williams. Everyone is welcome.

St. Mark A.M.E. Church
The Vera Wakefield Gardner Missionary Society observes annual Mission Day during the 11 a.m. worship service Sunday. Sister Karen Holley is the speaker. Everyone is invited.

Smithville
Zion Hope Baptist Church
The 139th church anniversary is celebrated at 10 a.m. Sunday with Pastor George F. Monts Jr. delivering the message. Dinner will be served. Everyone is invited.

Mitchell Grove Baptist Church
A youth revival is at 7 p.m. Oct. 14-16. The Rev. Kawaski Lucas of Eureka Missionary Baptist Church, Albany brings the message. At 3 p.m. Oct. 18, the Rev. Kawaski Lucas brings the message with the Sanctuary of Grace of Albany as guests. Everyone is welcome.

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