Church briefs: August 10, 2019

Published 2:16 pm Sunday, August 11, 2019

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Big Bethel Missionary Baptist Church
The annual Men’s Day Service is observed at 11 a.m. Aug. 11. The Rev. Ferlin Tyson of Mount Able Baptist Church of Lee County is guest minister and music will be by The Jenkins Jubilees of Americus. The theme is “Men of God Walking by Faith.”

New Ebenezer Baptist Church
A Four Gospel Writers program is at 3 p.m. Aug. 18 with speakers Pastor Christopher O’Bryant, Pastor Travis Rush, Pastor Ronrica Gordon, and Pastor Nathaniel Sanford.

Healing Temple Ministries
Pastor Elder George A. and first lady Geraldine Solomon’s ministry of seven years is celebrated at 7 p.m. Aug. 20-23, and culminating at 3 p.m. Aug. 25. Guest speakers are Tuesday, Pastor Shelia Williams of the House of Praise Holiness Church, Richland; Wednesday, Apostle Norbert L. Ingram of Empowerment Worship Center, Albany; Thursday, the Rev. Willie A. Pearman of Lynwood Baptist Church, Hawkinsville on Thursday; and Friday, Pastor Tanya Harris-Reese of Americus Holiness Deliverance Temple.

Big Bethel Missionary Baptist Church
The annual Men’ss Day Service is at 11 a.m. Aug. 11 with the Rev. Ferlin Tyson of
Mount Able Baptist Church of Lee County as guest minister and music by the Jenkins Jubilees of Americus. Theme is “Men of God Walking by Faith.”

Heaven’s Saints Motorcycle Ministry
Come join us for a Benefit Ride sponsoring Called to Care Sumter starting at 10 a.m. Sept. 7at Shema Baptist Churchm 1785 Ga. Highway 226, Ellville and endin at Plains United Methodist Church, 301 W. Church St., Plains. Called to Care Sumter is local ministry with a focus of sharing the love of Jesus by serving the foster care community in practical ways. Event is open to anyone who wants to participate in the 100-mile ride, or support the organization with a donation. Come early to sign in and receive your. Lunch will be served afterward. Register online with a donation at

Jackson Grove Baptist Church
Annual revival services are at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 1-15, with Pastor Raymon Andrews of Raines Baptist Church, Dawson, guest evangelist.

Bethlehem Baptist Church
Annual revival services are at 7 p.m. Aug. 12-14 Bishop J. Nathan Paige as guest speaker. Homecoming service is at 10:45 a.m. Aug. 18 when John “Billy” Monts will be honored as the church’s senior member, and a memorial tribute for Charlene Wright Smith. Pastor Quintodd Bryant, host pastor, delivers the message. Guest churches for Homecoming are Greater New Lebanon, Lebanon Baptist Church, and Jerusalem Grove Baptist Church and choir. Dinner will be served.

Lebanon Baptist Church
A celebration of 35 years of pastoral leadership of the church pastor, the Rev. and first lady Hosie Waters is at 7 p.m. Aug. 21 with guest evangelist, the Rev. Larry B. Sims and Union Tabernacle Baptist. The Pastoral Anniversary Service is at 2 p.m. Aug. 25 with guest evangelist, Bishop Melvin McCluster and Friendship Baptist Church.

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