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Church activities … May 22 edition

Posted on Monday, May 20, 2013 at 3:34 pm

A barbecue fundraiser will be held by the men of St. Paul AME Church on Saturday, May 25, at 10 a.m. at the church, 521 College Street West in Fayetteville.  Purchase chicken dinners for $10, rib plates for $10 or pulled pork dinners for $8. Proceeds benefit the church’s building fund and fellowship hall. For more information, contact Thomas Kemp at 433-0252.


Decoration at Macedonia Cemetery will be held Saturday, May 25, and Sunday, May 26. All donations will go toward the upkeep of the cemetery. Please send checks to Janice McCown, 65 Johnson Road, Fayetteville, Tenn., 37334.


Elora Homecoming and Decoration Day will be held Sunday, May 26. Everyone is encouraged to bring a covered dish for lunch to be served at the Community Center. Donations are to be made to Barbara Walker at 3118 Winchester Highway, Elora, TN 37328. Call Eula Moorehead at (931) 937-8907 or Barbara Walker at (931) 937-7509 for more information.



St. Paul AME Church will host a Gospel Concert will be held Sunday, May 26, beginning at 4 p.m. and featuring Booker Ridge #2 Choir and Praise Team as well as Wanda Tate and men of Fayetteville. The church is at 521 West College Street, Fayetteville.


Bledsoe (Po-Grab) Church of Christ will hold a Gospel Meeting May 26-29 with Ralph Wayne Hart as the speaker and Charles Gatlin as the song leader. Sunday services are at 9:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. Lunch served at noon. Evening services are at 7 p.m.


Coldwater United Methodist Church’s Cajun Chicken Supper is Saturday, June 1, from 4 until 7 p.m. The adult meal consists of one-half Cajun chicken, baked beans, slaw, roll, drink and choice of homemade dessert. A child’s meal has chicken leg and thigh, baked beans, chips, roll, drink and dessert. Ticket prices are $8 for adult, $4 for children. Although advance tickets are not required, it is recommended that they be purchased prior to June 1. There will be a limited number of tickets sold at the door. For ticket information, please contact Judy Fowler at 433-3709, Janice Dean at 425-0078 or Judy Tucker at 433-9124.


McBurg United Methodist Church’s ham breakfast fundraiser is set for Saturday, June 1, from 6 until 9 a.m. Funds raised will be used to pay for the addition of the fellowship hall. Pastor Dr. Mark Brown and the McBurg congregation invite all friends and neighbors to come enjoy a great breakfast and a wonderful time of fellowship. Breakfast, at a cost of $7 per plate, will consist of country ham, eggs, fried potatoes, sliced tomatoes, biscuits, gravy and drinks. You may eat in or carry out. McBurg Untied Methodist Church has its worship service each Sunday at 10 a.m. led by Dr. Brown, followed by fellowship and Sunday School. Visitors are welcome. For more information, contact Bimbo Mitchell at 993-8907.


Kelso Cemetery will hold its annual Decoration Day on Sunday, June 2, at the cemetery, and those interested are asked to attend. If you cannot attend, you may send your donations for the upkeep of the cemetery to Kelso Cemetery, P.O. Box 125, Kelso, TN  37348.


Lincoln Cemetery Decoration Day will be held Sunday, June 2.


Flintville First Baptist Church presents Colossal Coaster World Vacation Bible School. Kickoff will be Sunday, June 2, with games at 3 p.m.,  and supper at 5 p.m. Bible School will be held Monday, June 3, through Thursday, June 6, from 6 until 8:30 p.m. Parents’ Night is Friday, June 7, at 6 p.m. For more information about Bible School, call Joyce at 937-8965.


Coldwater United Methodist Church invites all children to step right up at “Everywhere Fun Fair: Where God’s World Comes Together” Vacation Bible School. Explore and experience God’s welcoming love. The VBS begins Monday, June 3, and continues through Friday, June 7, with services 6-8:30 p.m. each evening. The adventure includes interactive Bible fun and great music, super science, cool crafts, hands-on mission work, global games, and more. To be a part of the fun, call Melanie Pitcock at (931) 433-7832.


Regina Taylor will give her first sermon at Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church on Sunday, June 9, beginning at 11 a.m. Craig Carmichael is the church’s pastor.