Church News in Brief


1st Methodist men set pancake breakfast

First United Methodist Men are hosting an all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast from 8-11 a.m. Saturday on the second floor of the Wesley Center, 211 Washington St.  Tickets at the door are $4 for adults and $2 for children 12 and younger. Net proceeds will be donated to charitable causes.

Choateville church sets community service

Choateville Christian Church, Devil’s Hollow Road, is planning a “Praise and Worship Around the Campfire” at the Pavilion behind the church building, for the Choateville community beginning at 5 p.m. Sunday.

Those in the Choateville community are invited to fellowship and participate in this event.  Refreshments will be provided.

Providence planning Lay Led Revival

Providence Baptist Church, 6265 Georgetown Rd., is having a Lay Led Revival beginning Sunday and continuing through Oct. 24. There will be a different evangelist for each service and each is a lay preacher.

The evangelists are from all around Kentucky.  Sunday morning service is at 11, Sunday evening service is at 6 p.m. and Monday through Wednesday services will begin at 6:30.  Boyd Sigler is the music evangelist for all five services.  For additional information, call 875-7771.

Capital City Boys at Calvary Sunday

Calvary Baptist Church, in conjunction with Providence and North Fork Baptist Churches, will host the Capital City Boys Quartet in a 6 p.m. concert Sunday at Calvary Baptist Church, 36 Schoolhouse Rd. Light snacks will be provided following the concert. The public is invited, and a love offering will be taken.

The Capital City Boys, a local favorite, say their mission is to bring the Gospel of Jesus Christ in song to all who will listen. The group is composed of Chris Woodyard, Josh Martin, Kelly Briscoe, Alan Taylor and Danny Hughes.

‘Blessing of Animals’ service Sunday at HCC

Highland Christian Church, Versailles Road at Lyons Drive, will host a Blessing of Animals service at 4 p.m. Sunday in the yard behind the playground. All leashed or crated pets are welcome.

Also bring appropriate supplies to clean up after your pet. For more information call 875-3100 or email

Signups for Upward Bound program

Memorial Baptist Church, 130 Holmes St., is holding signups for its Upward Bound Basketball Program through Monday, Oct. 22. The cost is $70 per person.

Evaluations will be from 6-9 p.m. at Westridge Elementary School on Nov. 5, 6 and 8. For more information or to register, call the church at 223-8215.

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