Meridian Star

August 17, 2013

Religion News: 08-17-13

The Meridian Star

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    St Peter's Mission Following Jesus Together- Day by Day, Worship Service Sundays at 4 p.m., Rush Hospital Cafeteria 3rd Floor- Private Dining Room Rush Ambulatory Center on 18th Ave.(Blue Horse in front of building) Part of Anglican Church in North America. For more information, call The Rev Vicki Gladding, 601.616.8596.

Saturday, Aug. 17

    6:30 p.m. — The Clarke County Christian Singles invites all singles from all areas to their covered dish supper and Bible study, in the Youth House at 500 North Jackson Ave. in Quitman. Bring your favorite covered dish of food and come on out and join us, as we finish up the current Bible study we are in. For more information, call 601-616-7018 Gwen or 601-483-7695 Peggy L.

    7:30 p.m. — Accomplished pianist and soloist, Andrew Ishee, of Laurel,  and soloist Toni Mozingo of Hattiesburg, will be in a Gospel Concert at Stuart Memorial Auditorium, 939 Old Salt Road in Sumrall, Sat. Aug. 17 at 7:30 p.m. No admission will be charged but a free-will  offering will be accepted.Everyone Welcomed. For further information call 601-758-4873.

Sunday, Aug. 18

    4:30 p.m. — The Student Ministry of Central UMC is sponsoring Pax Meridian. Featuring Colt Cleveland, Alex Michael Band, Sarah Margaret Huff and special guest Gypsy. Event will be held on 11th Street between 22nd and 23rd Avenues. Music begins at 6 p.m. $10 advance, $12 at the door.

Monday, Aug. 19

    6:30 p.m. — NorthPark Church will conduct Griefshare on Mondays at 6:30 p.m. starting Aug. 19.

Wednesday, Aug. 21st

    6:30 p.m. — DivorceCare is a 13-part series that begins Wednesday, Aug. 21 at 6:30 p.m. at NorthPark Church. DivorceCare helps group members apply biblical principles as they heal from the hurt of separation and divorce. Throughout the videos and workbook, participants see how the gospel brings hope and restoration. The support group can share in a safe and confidential environment. A $40 donation is suggested to cover the costs of workbooks, materials and the facility.

Friday, Aug. 23

    6 p.m. — First Baptist Church of Stonewall, Stonewall Assembly of God Church, River of Life Pentecostal Holiness Church of Stonewall, and Stonewall United Methodist Church are partnering to bring The Red Roots to Stonewall Town Hall Auditorium on Highway 513 in Stonewall for a countywide youth rally Friday, Aug. 23.  Meals and concessions open at 6 p.m. and singing starts at 7 p.m. Christy's Fine Dining and Catering of Stonewall will sell grilled hot dogs, hamburgers and supper plates on the grounds, with other concession items, to raise funds to help needy families in Clarke County through the ecumenical "CAN Ministry."  CAN - Clarke Assistance to Needy - serves anyone in need in Clarke County and is funded by churches of various denominations. A love offering to assist the Christian music ministry of The Red Roots as well as the "CAN Ministry" will be received.  Admission to the singing and youth rally event is free through the joint sponsorship of the four Stonewall churches.

Saturday, Aug. 24

    9 a.m. — S.I.P. Outreach Ministries will Host a "Prayer Breakfast" at Ebenezer Baptist Church Fellowship Hall located at 900 East 8th Street. Our theme is "Promises of God", and we invite you and church family to come to this fellowship, and worship experience. Tickets are only $6 and will include breakfast, and helpful tools presented by four dynamic speakers. Musical guest will be Psalmist Lakken Johnikin, and Psalmist Kennisha Harris. For more information please call Ricshone 601-620-8224, or Min. Alonzo Williams at 601-620-8089.

Sunday, Sept. 1

    2:30 p.m. — Union MB Church, Kemper Springs, Usher Ministry will be having its Usher Day program. Rev. James McDonald, pastor of Mt. Tabors Baptist Church in Coatopa, Ala. will be the guest evangelist. For more info call 601-743-5729 or 601-701-5439.