Posted: Thursday, August 19, 2010 4:24 pm
The Messenger, Tuesday, August 19, 2010
To mark ‘Jubilee’
Reelfoot Baptist Church is inviting all churches and anyone in the area to join them for their 2010 Jubilee Celebration Friday and Saturday. On Friday, supper will be served at 5, with services to follow. On Saturday, breakfast begins at 7:30, with services beginning at 9 and continuing through the day. Lunch and supper will be served.
Call 885-2170 for more information.
Renaissance to sing
Mount Ararat Cumberland Presbyterian Church near Troy will be hosting Renaissance from Bethel University in McKenzie Sunday at 10:45 a.m. The singing will be featured at the morning worship service.
The community is invited to join the congregation for the exciting worship in song program.
A meal will follow in the church fellowship hall.
Plates for sale
Friendship Free Will Baptist Church, located at 1304 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive in Union City, will sell chitterling plates that will include cole slaw, white beans and spaghetti, beginning at 9 a.m. Saturday. Plates will sell for $7 and desserts will be available for an additional charge.
Take-outs and eat-in will be available.
Miracles to sing
The Miracles, the Baddour Center’s nationally-recognized choir from Senatobia, Miss., will present a concert Aug. 29 at 10:50 a.m. at Union City First United Methodist Church, located at 420 East Main St.
A love offering will be received during the concert.
The group’s ministry is to glorify God, demonstrate the abilities of people with intellectual disabilities and tell the story of The Baddour Center.
The group travels an average of 16,000 miles and performs approximately 90 concerts annually.
Following the concert, there will be a church-wide potluck with fried chicken in the fellowship hall. The church will provide the chicken, rolls and beverages and those attending are asked to provide side dishes or desserts.
Food may be delivered to the church kitchen in the fellowship hall prior to the 10:50 service.
Visitors and guests are asked to call the church office at 885-3573 to make reservations so the church can provide enough chicken.
The Rev. Stan Waldon is pastor.
To observe homecoming
New Hope Free Will Baptist Church, located at 1206 East Vine St. in Union City, will be celebrating homecoming Sunday. The Rev. Joan Blackmon will speak at the 11 a.m. worship service, with the Rev. Marvin Mays of New Mount Zion Free Will Baptist in Tiptonville to address the congregation at 3. A fellowship meal will be served at 1:30 p.m.
The Rev. Ron Smith and the congregation invite the community to join them.
Revival to begin
Bethlehem Baptist Church on Kimbrey Store Road near Greenfield will be in revival Sunday at 6 p.m. and Monday through Wednesday at 7 p.m., with the Rev. Rick Walker preaching.
The community is invited to attend.
Joylanders will sing
Oak Street Community Church, located on the corner of Miles Avenue and Oak Street in Union City, will welcome The Joylanders Friday at 7 p.m. for a gospel singing. For more information, call 886-0401. The Rev. Wayne McLean and the congregation invite the community to attend.
‘Echoes’ set program
The Dixie Echoes will welcome The Kingsmen and the Chuck Wagon Gang to the 28th annual West Tennessee Homecoming Aug. 28 at 6:30 p.m. at Yorkville City Park, located on Highway 77.
Tickets are $10 in advance and $12 at the door, with children younger than 12 years old admitted free.
A white bean plate or hamburger supper will begin at 5 p.m., with each meal, drink and dessert selling for $5.
The Yorkville Youth Baseball program is the sponsor for the event. Tickets are on sale at Five Seasons Men’s Store in Union City, Duncan Pharmacy in Dyer, Yorkville Market and Lighthouse Bookstore in Dyersburg or by calling W.T. Sims at (731) 643-6365, Jamie Poole at (731) 446-9838 or Charles Gabel at (731) 334-2085.