Vacation Bible School programs set

Church News for Friday, June 16
Pastor's body found burned outside First Missionary Baptist Church in Chickasha

24 June, 2017

Indoor Yard/Bake Sale, 7 2 p.m., Bethlehem United Methodist Church, Rt. It will be held from 6-8 p.m. each evening and include a free dinner at 5:30 p.m. for participating children.

First United Methodist Church, 1100 Central Ave., will hear the Rev. David Wilson speak on "Pay Attention to the Fifth Gospel" during the 8:15 and 10:45 a.m. Sunday services. Mondays and from 10-11 a.m.

Police are investigating after a pastor's body was found burned behind a church in Chickasha Friday morning. Topic: "Geopolitics of Energy".

Canyon Country Church, 2600 FM 3331 Canyon 6:30 to 9 p.m., June 19-21. Open to first through sixth-graders.

They also provided information on their vacation bible school - an opportunity for kids to take stories from the bible and make them tangible.

Western Avenue Baptist Church, 13024 N Western Ave., "Discovering the God of the Universe", 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, geared for age 5 through adult.

■ The Islamic Center and Mosque, 1303 Evans St., will host Ramadan Iftar events at 7 p.m.

Center for Spiritual Living: 3135 Oro Dam Blvd.: "Papa, Can You Hear Me?", from April Showers, 10:30 a.m. Wednesday: Meditation 3:15-4 p.m. 589-9719 or

Midnight Prayer, sponsored by LCWC Youth Department, midnight-2 a.m. June 23, Life Cathedral Worship Center, 1301 Webster Ave.

Lutheran Chapel of the Air, 11 a.m. Sunday, WCWA-AM 1230. Guests: Shirley Master, Bibleway Church Family Worship Center.

Pottstown: Kim Adamson is guest minister at the 10:15 a.m. service on Sunday at Zion's United Church of Christ, Hanover and Chestnut streets. Pastor Linster Strayhorn and United Missionary Baptist Church, New Bern, will be guests.

Annual Church Picnic, 11 a.m. -3 p.m. June 25, St. Joseph's Catholic Church, 9656 Elk Road, Elk.

White Oak Grove Baptist Church, 9012 Mellon Road, Sutherlin, will hold a Four Season Tea at 6 p.m. June 24 with music by The Williams Sisters and The Richardson Brothers. Guests: Pastor Ara Rauls, Jr., New Mount Olive Church. On June 24 there will be youth outing and on June 25 at 3 p.m. there will be a concert with Another Change and opening group Anthony D. Rogers and Family.

The church will be joining with other area churches to hold Vacation Bible School from Sunday, June 25, to Thursday, June 29, from 6 to 8:30 Christ Episcopal Church "Passport to Peru" will be the theme. Bible lessons, snacks, games, skits and crafts.

Vacation Bible School, 7 p.m., (Wednesday at 6 p.m.), Hat Creek Baptist Church, 4762 Hat Creek Road, Brookneal.

■ An interfaith clergy meeting will be held from noon-1 p.m. June 29 at New Dimensions Community Church, 1700 W. Sixth St. Refreshments will be served.

Pottstown: The 1st Sunday of the month breakfast will be held on Sunday beginning at 8:30 Emmanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church, 150 North Hanover St.

Quail Springs Baptist Church, 14613 N May, "Galactic Starveyors", 9 noon June 26-30, geared for prekindergarten (age 5 by September 1, 2017) through fifth grade. Call Sandi Snowden at 713-682-5995.

Pulaski Heights Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), 4724 Hillcrest Ave., will hold a series of classes on readings from Timothy B. Cargal's Immersion Bible Studies at 9:30 a.m. Sunday in Hunter Hall. or (501) 663-8149.

Sunny Level Baptist Church will hold an installation service for pastor-elect the Rev. Ellsworth Walker at 3 p.m. June 25 with guests the Rev. Ronnie Walker and Riceville Baptist Church family of Java.

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