LOCAL AND AREA ANNOUNCEMENTS
Local and area announcements for WNKJ/WNLJ listeners edited by Jenny Fleming.
End Date: 11/2/2014 at 5:00 p.m.
Topic: “God’s Not Dead” Showing at Bethel Baptist Church
Bethel Baptist Church will be showing the movie, “God’s Not Dead”, on Sunday, November 2nd, at 6:00 p.m. The public is cordially invited. Bethel Baptist Church is located at Hwy. 13 in Palmyra, TN.
Volunteer Training for Pennyroyal Hospice
Pennyroyal Hospice will be holding a Volunteer Training Session on:
Tuesday, November 4th , and Thursday, November 6th, 2014
in the Conference Room of the Pennyroyal Hospice building at
220 Burley Avenue, Hopkinsville, KY.
The class will begin at 9:00 am each day and finish no later than 3:00 pm.
There is no charge for the training and lunch will be provided.
(Both days are required to complete the class.)
To register for the session, or if you have any questions regarding becoming a Pennyroyal Hospice Volunteer, please contact the Volunteer Coordinator at 885-6428, toll-free 888-611-0121 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org
End Date: 11/7/2014
Topic: Marriage Conference at Cedar Grove Baptist Church
Cedar Grove Baptist Church, located at 1106 E. 2nd St., in Hopkinsville, KY, is having a two-day Marriage Conference on November 7th and 8th. The conference fee is $30 per couple or $15 per person and includes breakfast, lunch, and conference materials on Saturday. Anyone, who is married, engaged, or seriously dating, is encouraged to come. The keynote speakers are Elder Barry and Lady Angela Braan. The “Two-Gether” Conference begins at 6:00 p.m. on Friday, November 7th. The November 8th times are: 7:00 a.m. for intercessory prayer; 8:00 a.m. for breakfast; and the conference begins at 9:00 a.m. To register, call 270-886-0577 or 270-498-2075. Host pastor is Norris E. Mills. If you desire to build a Godly marriage, this is for you.
End Date 11/8/2014 at 4:00 p.m.
Topic: “The Wizard of Oz”
Campanile Productions in Hopkinsville, KY, presents “The Wizard of Oz” at the historic Alhambra Theater on Main St. The dates are Thursday, Nov. 6th, at 7:00 p.m.; Friday, Nov. 7th, at 7:00 p.m.; Saturday, Nov. 8th, at 7:00 p.m. and; Sunday, Nov. 9th, at 2:30 p.m. It is directed by Jeff Riggs; vocal direction by Melanie Ozburn; and choreography by Ali Lancaster. Tickets are $12.00 in advance and $15 at the door. Reserve your ticket at www.campanileproductions.com. For more information, call 270-889-4462, or e-mail: email@example.com.
End Date: 11/8/2014 at 1:00 p.m.
Topic: The Greater Clarksville Chapter of Child Evangelism Fellowship
The Greater Clarksville Chapter of Child Evangelism Fellowship will have its 4th annual fundraising dinner and silent auction on Saturday, Nov. 8th, at 5:00 p.m. It will be held at Mt. Zion United Methodist Church’s Family Life Center, located at 5875 Hwy. 48, in Cunningham, TN. The silent auction is from 5:00-6:30 p.m. and the ministry update is from 6:30-7:00 p.m. There will be finger foods and fellowship while you shop. You may enjoy dessert while hearing what God is doing in the lives of children and the bids are being tallied. All funds are used to evangelize and disciple the children of our area. Everybody can do something to reach the children. To RSVP the number attending, please call 931-241-8202, or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
End Date: 11/9/2014 at 5:00 p.m.
Topic: The Booth Brothers in Concert
Second Baptist Church, located at 720 W. 7th St., in Hopkinsville, KY, invites everyone to attend a concert on Sunday, November 9th at 6:00 p.m. In concert, will be The Booth Brothers. Tickets are free, but will be required for seating purposes. Tickets are now available. You may come by Second Baptist Church at 720 W. 7th St. in Hopkinsville, or call 270-886-0291. The concert is sponsored by the Senior Adult Ministry of Second Baptist Church. The public is cordially invited.
End Date: 11/25/2014
Topic: Free Community Thanksgiving Dinner
Clarksville Church of God will be hosting a free community Thanksgiving dinner on Tuesday, Nov. 25th, at 6:00 p.m. Anyone is welcomed to attend. For more information, you can call the church office at 931-647-7667.
End Date 11/5/2014
Topic: Care*Net Pregnancy Medical Center
Care*Net Pregnancy Medical Center in Dickson, TN, is a service organization in partnership with the Christian Community. Care*Net invites those, who believe human life is created by God and has infinite value, to attend a fundraising banquet on Thursday, November 6th, at 6:45 p.m. The new location is First Baptist Dickson, 2501 Hwy. 70 E. in Dickson, TN. Dinner is provided by “House Blend”. A heartfelt program will follow. The theme is “Life is Beautiful”, Psalms 139:14. To make your reservations, phone 615-446-0701.
End Date: 11/9/2014 at 1:00 p.m.
Topic: “29th Pastoral Anniversary and New Beginning Ministries Ordination”
Bishop Eddie R. Brown and Lady Martha Brown will celebrate their 29th Pastoral Anniversary and New Beginning Ministries Ordination on Sunday, November 9th, at 2:00 p.m. It will be held at the Pioneer’s, Inc. reception hall, 904 N. Main Street, in Hopkinsville, KY. A dinner will be catered by Pioneer’s, Inc. The cost is $30. Attire is white and semi-formal.
End Date: 11/1/2014 at 10:00 a.m.
Topic: Free Auto Winter Check-ups
Dickson Presbyterian Church, located at 500 Hwy. East in Dickson, TN, is ministering with free auto winter check-ups. This event is Saturday, November 1st, from 10:00 a.m. until noon. They will be checking tires and belts and refilling fluids. You may also be a guest for a free ice scraper and refreshments. For more information, call 615-446-8511. Don’t get caught unprepared for the winter!
End Date: 11/7/2014
Topic: “Keeping their Faith in Public Schools” and “Faith, Freedom, and Public Schools”
The Christian County Baptist Association, area churches, and local businesses will be sponsoring two seminars for Christian County School District’s educators and parents on November 7th and 8th.
For the general public and parents, Edgewood Baptist Church will host a seminar on November 7th from 5:30-7:00 p.m. The seminar is titled, “Keeping their Faith in Public Schools”. This free event will focus on how to help your children go through the public schools with their faith and values intact. A freewill offering will be taken for Gateways to Better Education Ministry.
A professional development seminar for teachers and administrators will be held on Saturday, November 8th, from 9:00 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. at the Christian County Middle School Fine Arts Center, 215 Glass Avenue, Hopkinsville, KY. This seminar is titled, “Faith, Freedom, and Public Schools”. This seminar will clarify the confusion surrounding separation of Church and State. Those attending this three and one-half hour seminar will receive professional development credit, normally valued at $120. This seminar is available for a fee of $30. To register, go online to www.gtbe.org/events (GatewaysToBetterEducation.org and click on the “upcoming events” tab). You can also call 1-800-929-1163 for more information.
This is not sponsored by the Christian County School District, but by the Baptist Association, area churches, and local businesses.
End Date: 11/7/2014
Topic: 2nd Annual “Mother-Son Character Ball”
Hope Pregnancy Center is hosting its 2nd annual “Mother-Son Character Ball”. It is open to mothers with sons in grades K through 5th grades on Friday, November 7th, and sons in grades 6th-12th and college level on Saturday, November 8th. It will be held at Valor Hall in Oak Grove, KY. Registration is required. Please call 931-645-2273 or visit www.SpeakingHope.com. This year’s theme is “A Man of Courage”.
End Date: 11/8/2014 at 11:00 a.m.
Topic: Christmas Bazaar
Christ United Methodist Church’s women will host their 22nd annual Christmas bazaar on Saturday, Nov. 8th, from 8:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. Christ United Methodist Church is located at 716 Cave Mill Road, in Bowling Green, KY. There will be craft booths, a bake sale, and grandma’s treasure room. Breakfast and lunch will be served. For more information, call 270-842-4343. Proceeds will benefit missions of all kinds.
End Date: 11/19/2014 at 5:00 p.m.
Topic: “Higher Dimension Revival”
Cedar Grove Baptist Church, located at 1106 E. 2nd Street in Hopkinsville, KY, is hosting its annual “Higher Dimension Revival”. Services will be held on three Wednesdays in November: Nov. 5th, 12th, and 19th at 7:00 p.m. The guest preachers are Joseph Benberry, Clarence Cheatum, and James Satterfield. Host Pastor is Norris Mills. The public is cordially invited.
End Date: 2/1/2015
Topic: “Answers in Genesis” to host Women’s Conference
“Answers in Genesis” will host their annual women’s conference on April 17 and 18, 2015. The theme is “Embrace: Compassionate Answers in a Fallen World”. It will be held in Legacy Hall at the Museum at 2800 Bullittsburg Church Road, at Petersburg, KY. The early bird cost is $55 if registered by February 1, 2015, and $75 after this date. Groups of 5 or more can save 10%. For contact information, call 1-877-244-3370 or go online at: www.AnswersForWomen.org.
End Date: 11/01/2014
Topic: Women’s Conference
Northwest Baptist Church, located at the by-pass and Princeton Road in Hopkinsville, KY, invites all ladies to a Women’s Conference on Saturday, November 1st, from 8:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. The cost is $25 and includes breakfast and lunch. The guest speaker is singer and writer, Sherry Camperson. She is the daughter of the late Dr. Curtis Hudson. For more information, call Cheryl at 270-885-3240 or the church at 270-498-4195
End Date: 11/01/2014
Topic: Apologetics Conference
There will be an Apologetics Conference at Trevecca Nazarene University in Nashville, TN, on Saturday, November 1st, from 9:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. The theme is “Defending Truth in a Culture of Deception”. The NRB Network is presenting this event. Tickets are $15 for students, ages 13-25; $35 for adults until 10/15/2014; and $45 Oct. 16-31st; and $50 at the door. A box lunch is $8.00 extra. Tickets are available at DefendingTruthConference.com. Guest speakers include: Dr. Stephen C. Meyer, Dr. Frank Turek, Dr. Ed Stetzer, Dr. Alex McFarland, J. Warner Wallace. A. Murray, and Troy A. Miller. Doors open at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 1st, for the “Defending Truth Apologetics Conference”.
End Date: 11/06/2014
Topic: “Community Reader Day”
The Christian County Literacy Council is calling our community to observe the 23rd “Community Reader Day” on Friday, November 7th. A child’s ability to read is influenced by home and school environments and by the whole community. “Community Reader Day” seeks to inspire all area children to become readers who are eager to learn. Be among the 275 volunteers reading to the 8,000 students in Christian County’s 13 elementary schools, preschools, Head Start, and day care centers. You may contact Beverly Whitfield at the Literacy Council Office at 270-962-7114.
End Date: Indefinite
Topic: Missionary Work for Challenge House
Christian, single men of good character, with a job, and are interested in missionary work to inner-city neighborhoods are needed for the next Challenge House in Hopkinsville. They will have a dorm-like room for four at $250/month rent. If you desire to spread the Gospel; a thirst for lifelong education; and a mindset that work-over-welfare is a good thing and worth working to achieve, then perhaps God is calling you to this Ministry. If you are interested, call Wally at 270-889-3395 or go on-line to challengehouse.org.