Saturday, Oct. 26
Mt. Zion Baptist Church will observe Men’s Day at 3 p.m. The group Chosen will be the featured guest. The church is located at 3909 Holly Grove Rd., Bumpass.
Eagle Baptist Church will hold its annual prayer breakfast at 9 a.m. The guest preacher will be the Rev. June Rice, Cedar Street Baptist Church, Richmond. The church is located at 4682 Mt. Airy Rd., Louisa.
Canceled Event – St. Thomas Baptist Church will celebrate its choir’s anniversary at 3 p.m. followed by dinner. Various choirs are scheduled to perform. The church is located at 1567 Bumpass Rd., Bumpass.
Sunday, Oct. 27
Wayland Baptist Church will welcome Minister Annie Holland, First Baptist Church, Louisa, as guest speaker for the 11 a.m. worship service. The church is located at 1228 Oakland Rd., Louisa.
Elk Creek Baptist Church will host The Down East Boys at 4 p.m. The Southern Gospel quartet has performed in crusades with Dr. Jim Wilson, Dr. Ralph Bell and Franklin Graham and is the 1991 Horizon Group of the Year winner. The foursome from Reidsville, North Carolina, has been performing for the past 15 years with numerous releases heard on Christian radio worldwide. A love offering will be received to help support their ministry. the church is located at 5916 Kentucky Springs Rd., Mineral.
Ebenezer Baptist Church will hold an ordination, consecration and installation service for deacons, deaconess and trustees-elect ministry at 3:30 p.m. The guest speaker will be Dr. Rev.Joseph Haden Sr., of Galilee Baptist Church, Montross. Music will be render by Watch Tower Baptist Church of Bumpass. Lunch will be served at 2:00 p.m. The church is located at 109 Ebenezer Rd., Pendleton.
Wayland Baptist Church will welcome Minister Annie Holland of First Baptist Church, Louisa, as guest speaker for the 11 a.m worship service. The church is located at 1228 Oakland Rd., Louisa.
Mt. Gilliam New Site Baptist Church will celebrate the Rev. Louis A. Collins Jr.’s 21 anniversary at 2 p.m. Dr. Earl L. Bledsoe of Greater Hope Baptist church, Richmond, and his congregation will be the guests. The church is located at 2212 Mansfield Rd., Mineral.
First Baptist Church Senior Choir will celebrate its 121st anniversary at 3 p.m. Special guests will be the Zion Travelers Baptist Church Family with their pastor, the Rev. Austin Bates, bringing the preached word. He will be accompanied by Deaconess Marie Trice and the combined choir as well as his ushers and congregation. Lunch will be served following the 10:45 a.m. worship service. The church is located at 102 Meadow Ave., Louisa.
Eagle Baptist Church will celebrate its 112th church anniversary at 2:30 p.m. The Rev. Temple Anderson, pastor of Philippi Christian Church, will be the guest preacher. He will be accompanied by his choir, ushers and congregation. Morning worship will be held at 11 a.m. followed by a luncheon. The church is located at 4682 Mt. Airy Rd., Louisa.
The Ushers’ ministry of Rising Sun Baptist Church will host an evening of gospel fellowship starting at 3 p.m. Minister Demetrius White, of Redemption Hill Church, Richmond, will be the guest preacher. The Laurel Hill Men’s Chorus will render the music. The church is located on Rt. 618, Mineral.
St. Thomas Baptist Church will change its worship service time to 9 a.m. for one Sunday only. Morning worship will resume at 11 a.m. the following week. The church is located 1567 Bumpass Rd., Bumpass.
Sunday, Nov. 3
Kirk O’Cliff Presbyterian Church will rededicate the church at 11 a.m. to the purpose it has served the community over the past 137 years – be a beacon of God’s love. Those attending will rejoice, pray and give thanks that the damage sustained by the church resulting from a tornado that passed through the area earlier in the year has been repaired/replaced by the dedication and hard work of members/friends of the church and the grace of God. A covered dish luncheon will follow immediately after the service. The church is located at 16420 Monrovia Rd., Spotsylvania.
Union Baptist Church will celebrate Pastor Tyrone Hilton’s, 15th year anniversary at 3 p.m. Pastor Sharon Roberts of St. Thomas Baptist Church, Bumpass, will be the guest preacher. She will be accompanied by her choir, ushers and church family. The church is located at 1546 Vawter Corner Rd., Louisa.
Ebenezer Baptist Church Combine Choir will sponsor a gospel extravaganza at 3 p.m. and feature the talents of Tony Shelton of Mineral, Chosen of Mineral and Christian Gentlemen of Buckingham. The church is located on 109 Ebenezer Rd., Mineral.