Church briefs for Sept. 7, 2018

Published 9:46 am Friday, September 7, 2018

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Food pantry at First Baptist Church

First Baptist Church, 37 N. Highland St., will open a food pantry in partnership with God’s Pantry from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. each Saturday at the church. The pantry will be open to those in need and for donations from the community. For more information, call the church at 744-6624.

Revival at El-Bethel UMC

El-Bethel United Methodist Church will host revival at 7 p.m. nightly from Sept 13-15 with former pastor Randy Coy. There will be special music from The Graham Family on Saturday, Sept. 15. A homecoming service will begin at 11 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 16, with a potluck lunch to follow.

Homecoming celebration at Hill Street Pentecostal

The 66th annual homecoming celebrating at Hill Street Pentecostal Church of God, 308 Hill St., will begin Friday, Sept. 14. Carl Martin of Carryville, Tennessee, will preach Friday and Darrell Alexander, of Fairfield, Ohio, will preach Saturday night. Evening services begin at 7 p.m. Sunday service will begin at 11 a.m. with Gene Johns of Lexington preaching. Dinner will follow the Sunday service. All services are open to the public.

Services at Salem Church

Rain or shine, this Sunday the congregation of Salem Church at Pine Grove will gather for worship at 11 a.m. in the shelter at College Park. The community is invited to share in a time of praise to God for the wonder of His world, following which there will be a covered dish lunch.

Services at Liberty Bible COG

Services at Liberty Bible Church of God are as follows: Sunday School, 9:30 a.m.; Sunday church services, 10:30 a.m.; Sunday evening Bible study, 6 p.m.; and youth group, 5 to 7 p.m. Sundays. Interim pastor is Jerry Owen. Guest speaker is Brock Barnhouse.