Church briefs for Feb. 15, 2020

Editor’s note: To submit a church brief, email, call 859-759-0049 or deliver it to 20 Wall St. Briefs must be received by 5 p.m. Wednesday to guarantee publication Friday. 

Teacher training workshop at First Baptist

First Baptist Church, 37 N. Highland St., will host Beverly J. Sonnier for a teacher training workshop from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 21. The workshop will include an in-depth training about teaching the gospel and building a strong Christian education ministry. This training is for teachers, deacons, ministers and anyone interested in learning more about teaching the gospel. Cost is $15 per person, or group rates apply. Register before Feb. 8 for $12 per person. For more information, contact Natasha Menifee at

Services at Salem Church

Count to 10. That’s the age-old advice for how to deal with anger. But for Christians, there’s more to it than that. Learn more about it this Sunday at Salem Church at Pine Grove, 312 Combs Ferry Road, as Pastor Don Stanley presents his sermon, “Of Christians and Anger.” Worship at the “Small Country Church with a Big Heart for Jesus” begins at 11 a.m.

Services at Ruckerville Church of Christ

Enjoy singing traditional hymns of faith? Services at Ruckerville Church of Christ are at 11 a.m. Sundays. Bible study is at 10 a.m.

Services at Grace Freewill Baptist

Grace Freewill Baptist Church, 4281 Haley Road, has services at 11 a.m. Sundays. Sunday school is from 10 to 11 a.m. Estill Adkins is pastor. Children’s church is offered. All are welcome to join.

Services at Forest Grove Christian

Worship services at Forest Grove Christian Church, 4733 Old Boonesboro Road, are at 10:30 a.m. Sundays. Sunday School is at 9:15 a.m. Sunday evening Bible study is at 6 p.m. Wednesday Bible study and youth groups meet at 6 p.m. Sunday worship service is broadcast on local cable channel 378 on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 3 p.m. and Fridays at 8 p.m.

Services at Liberty Bible Church of God

Services at Liberty Bible Church God, 6615 Veterans Memorial Highway, are as follows: Sunday School, 9:30 a.m.; Sunday morning services, 10:30 a.m., with children’s church and nursery provided; Sunday evening services, 6 p.m.; Wednesday night Bible study at 6 p.m. The Rev. Lonnie Storms is senior pastor. Jerry Owen is associate pastor.

Services at Central Baptist

Services at Central Baptist Church, 101 W. Lexington Ave., are at 10:45 a.m. Sunday. Life groups meet at 9:30 a.m. Prayer services are at 5 p.m. Sundays. Wednesday activities begin at 6 p.m. For more information, visit

Services, thrift store at Trinity UMC

— Trinity United Methodist Church, 306 N. Main St., has Sunday services at 9 a.m. Sunday school is at 10:15 a.m. There is a contemporary service, First Fire, at 11:15 a.m.

— Trinity United Methodist Church Thrift Store is open every Tuesday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.