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Church briefs: July 13, 2017

AMERICUS
Hebron Baptist Church
The 125th anniversary of its founding is celebrated at a special service at 10:30 a.m. July 14. All family and friends are invited to attend and enjoy the service, special music, and meal afterward. For information, call co-chairmen Tommy Lawrence at 229-846-6486; Steve Short at 229-410-5023; or Linda Brewer at 229-942-3094.

Perry B. Grove Baptist Church
Beginning in July first Sunday services will be discontinued. Third Sunday services continue with Sunday school at 10 a.m. and worship at 11 a.m.
The church’s 90th anniversary is celebrated at 2 p.m. July 20 with Pastor Gregory Lindsey of The Dinner with Jesus Ministry as speaker.

New Corinth Baptist Church
The annual revival is at 7:30 p.m. July 15-18, culminating at 11:30 a.m. July 21. Dinner will be served.

Evangel Community Church
Praise and worship is at 7 p.m. every Thursday at The Glover Center on Cotton Avenue. Speaker is Associate Minister Elder Ellen Battle. Everyone is invited. For more information call 229-314-5095.

Zion Hope Baptist Church
The annual Men and Women’s Day is celebrated at 10 a.m. July 14. Speakers for the occasion are Sister Rosemary Jones for the women and Deacon James Cutts for the men.

Antioch Missionary Baptist Church
Annual revival services start at 7 p.m. July 30-Aug. 1. Evangelist for the week is Pastor Willard Weston of Sardis Missionary Baptist Church, Dawson.

Faith of Deliverance Church
school is at 9 a.m., followed by morning worship at 10:30 a.m. Everyone is invited.

Old Shady Grove Baptist Church
The Usher Anniversary is celebrated at 11 a.m. July 14. All ushers and churches are invited.

New St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church
Everyone is invited to the annual revival services at 7 p.m. July 30-Aug. 1. Pastor Jerome Glover of St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church, Marshallville, is speaker.
Homecoming Services are observed at 11 a.m. Aug. 4 with Sunday school at 10 a.m.

ANDERSONVILLE
St. Paul A.M.E. Church
The public is invited to celebrate the pastor’s 22nd anniversary at 2:30 p.m. July 14 with guest speaker, the Rev. Sherryl N. Sneed from Peter Chapel of Columbus. Dinner will be served.

BUENA VISTA
Mount Pleasant Baptist Church
Everyone is invited to the annual revival services at 7 p.m. July 30-Aug. 1 with Pastor Colby McKenzie as guest preacher. A different choir performs each night: Mount Olive on July 30, St. Mark’s on July 31, and Mount Zion on Aug. 1.
The public is also invited to celebrate the church and pastor anniversary at 11 a.m. Aug. 4 when Magnolia Bay’s pastor, officers, choir, ushers, and congregation take charge of the service.

ELLAVILLE
New Corinth Baptist Church
Everyone is invited to the Men and Women Day Program at 11 a.m. July 14. Sunday school is at 10 a.m. Speakers are Sister Sandra Smith of Living Word Christian Ministries and Deacon Arthur Terry of New Corinth Baptist Church.

Jerusalem Baptist Church
Homecoming and Home Mission Celebration is July 14 with Sunday school at 10 a.m. followed by worship at 11 a.m. The afternoon service begins at 2 p.m. with special guests, the Rev. Michael Edge and the William Grove Baptist Church family. Everyone is welcome.

LESLIE
New Shady Grove Missionary Baptist Church
Annual revival services begin with two nights of prayer at 7 p.m. July 22 and 23. Revival services are at 7:30 p.m. July 24-26. The Friday night guest choir is The Jenkin Jubilees. The Rev. Charles J. Dorsey of Ochlocknee is guest speaker for revival. He is pastor of Oak Grove Baptist Church, Camilla. Services culminate at Homecoming on July 28; dinner will be served.

PLAINS
St. Mark A.M.E. Church
The 149th Church Anniversary is celebrated at 11 a.m. July 28 during worship service with speaker, the Rev. Shirley Strawter. Everyone is invited to attend. Dinner will be served.

Lebanon Baptist Church
Annual revival services start at 7 p.m. July 22-26 with Pastor Colby McKenzie of Oak Grove Baptist, Milledgeville as guest evangelist.

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