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BLESSINGS OF THE ANIMALS
Ascension Lutheran Church, 314 West Main St., will hold Blessing of the Animals service at 10 a.m. today for cats, dogs and pets.
WOMEN’S DAY SERVICE
Pleasant Chapel Baptist Church, Sutherlin, will hold a Women’s Day service at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Jacqueline Jones, associate minister of First Baptist Church East, Martinsville, speaking.
Macedonia Baptist Church family will celebrate its 108th church anniversary Oct. 13 with the Rev. MacArthur Myers Sr. preaching the 11 a.m. message. A meal will be served following morning service. The guest speaker for the afternoon service at 2:30 p.m. will be the Rev. Jimmy L. Tarpley and church family from Mount Olive Baptist Church in Gretna.
Shockoe Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate the 11th pastoral anniversary of the Rev. Antonel A. Myler Sr. at 3 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Walter Coles and Union Missionary Baptist Church family from Pittsville as guests. Lunch will be served following morning service.
High Street Baptist Church will celebrate 154 years at 11 a.m. Oct. 13 with the Rev. Voight Hairston speaking.
Fairview Baptist Church, 3853 Zion Road, will hold a deaconess anniversary at 3 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Waddell Jones and Free Springs Baptist Church family as guests.
Mount Freeman Baptist Church, 2100 Laniers Mill Road, will celebrate its missionary ministry anniversary at 2:30 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Jonathan King and Pleasant Chapel Baptist Church family as guests.
Oak Grove Baptist Church members will celebrate the church’s 146th anniversary at 3 p.m. Sunday with guest speaker the Rev. George G. Reynolds, of Mount Lebanon Missionary Baptist Church. The anniversary fellowship luncheon begins at 1 p.m.
White Oak Grove Baptist Church, 9012 Melon Road, Sutherlin, will celebrate its music ministry anniversary at 3 p.m. Oct. 13. Invited guests are the Rev. Maurice Ferrell, pastor of Vance Street Baptist Church, accompanied by his congregation, ushers and choir.
Guildfield Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate its missionary anniversary at 2:30 p.m. Sunday with guest preacher the Rev. Korwind Stokes, associate minister of Orange Grove Baptist Church, Durham, North Carolina. Music will be rendered by The Faithfulettes of Dry Fork.
COME AS YOU ARE SERVICE
North New Hope Baptist Church, 123 Old Piney Forest Road, will celebrate its Come As You Are Service in memory of the late deaconess Fannie Robinson at the 11 a.m. Sunday worship service with the Rev. Maxine Johnson, from Jones Chapel Baptist Church, as guest preacher.
Calvary Baptist Church, 218 Holbrook St., will have the Rev. Everett Dickerson, interim pastor of Prospect Baptist Church, as guest speaker for the 11 a.m. Sunday service.
Sunny Level Baptist Church, 485 Milton Highway, Ringgold, will have the Rev. Andrew Conley Sr., associate minister of Full Armor Christian Church Ministry in Fredericksburg, as guest preacher for the 11:30 a.m. service Sunday.
Cornerstone Church, 300 Overby St., will hold Community Day from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. today. Free clothing will be available at 10 a.m. and free food available at 11 a.m. Other activities include games, entertainment and health checks.
Vance Street Missionary Baptist Church, 206 Vance St., will hold fall revival services at 7 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday. Guest preachers include the Rev. Matthew Brown, of St. Paul High Street Baptist Church, Martinsville, on Tuesday; the Rev. Clarence McLaughlin, of Bethel Baptist Church, on Wednesday; and the Rev. Emmett Young, of Loyal Baptist Church, on Thursday.
Union Street Missionary Baptist Church will hold revival services at 7 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday with the Rev. Jonathan King, pastor of Pleasant Chapel Baptist Church as guest speaker. Music will be rendered by the Saint James Baptist Church Choir on Tuesday night; Mount Freeman Baptist Church Choir on Wednesday night; and Pleasant Chapel Baptist Church Choir on Thursday night.
North New Hope Baptist Church, 123 Old Piney Forest Road, will hold youth at 7 p.m. Monday through Wednesday with the Rev. Tony Scott, from Zion Grove Baptist Church in Clover, a guest evangelist. Guest choirs will be Union Street Baptist Church on Monday; Immanuel Kingdom Worship Center Youth Choir on Tuesday; and Zion Grove Youth Choir on Wednesday.
Jones Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, 201 Barrett St., will hold fall revival services at 7 p.m Tuesday through Thursday. Guest preachers and choirs will are: Tuesday, the Rev. George Reynolds and Mount Lebanon Missionary Baptist Church family; Wednesday, the Rev. Bruce Featherson and Silver Creek Missionary Baptist Church; and Wednesday the Rev. Michael Galloway and Brandon’s Chapel Missionary Baptist Church of Alton.
Woodlawn Baptist Church, 2500 Westover Drive, will have the Sowell Family, an award-winning bluegrass gospel band, in concert at 6 p.m. Sunday.
Trinity Baptist Church’s anniversary committee and music ministry will present the “Reunion Choir” in concert at 4 p.m. Sunday.
New Design Missionary Baptist Church Building Fund, U.S. 58, will hold a plate fundraiser sale beginning at 10 a.m. for $8 per plate; fish sandwiches for $4. Plates include one meat and two vegetables, cornbread or roll.
CHRISTIAN EDUCATION WORKSHOP
The Sunday School Union of Danville & Vicinity will hold a Christian Education Workshop at Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church, 13602 Martinsville Highway, Cascade, Oct. 14 to 16 at 7 p.m. with registration at 6:30 p.m. There will be classes and instructors.