LOCAL AND AREA ANNOUNCEMENTS
Local and area announcements for WNKJ/WNLJ listeners edited by Jenny Fleming.
End Date: 7/25/2014 at 8:00 a.m.
Topic: VBS at First Baptist Church
First Baptist Church, located at 1400 S. Main St. in Hopkinsville, KY, invites all children, ages 4 years-old through 5th grade, to two days of Vacation Bible School. The dates are Thursday and Friday, July 24th and 25th, and the time is from 9:00 – 11:30 a.m. Please enter through the glassed-in area and join the worship and breakfast in the fellowship hall. Registration forms can be picked up and dropped off in the Church office, or you may register online at www.fbchopkinsville.com. Also, you may register when you arrive. The theme is “Agency D3: Discover, Decide, Defend. Come and be blessed.
End Date: 7/25/2014 at 5:00 p.m.
Topic: VBS at Spring Creek Baptist Church
Spring Creek Baptist Church, located at 2760 Trenton Road in Clarksville, TN, will have Vacation Bible School Sunday, July 20th, through Friday, July 25th, from 6:00 – 8:30 each evening. WNKJ will broadcast live from VBS on Monday evening, July 21st, at around 6:00 p.m. For more information, call 931-647-5850, or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
End Date: 7/27/2014 at 9:00 a.m.
Topic: Faith Family Ministries
Faith Family Ministries, at 105 Walter Garrett Lane in Oak Grove, KY, invites you to come and hear Chad Williams, former U.S. Navy Seal. This event will be held on Sunday, July 27th, at the 10:30 a.m. service. A professional skateboarder from California, Chad wanted more in life and became a U.S. Navy Seal. He was a friend of and was mentored by Navy Seal, Scott Helvenston, who was murdered and dragged through the streets of Iraq. Chad is the author of the book, Seal of God, and has been featured on Fox, CNN, and “The 700 Club”. For more information, call Pastor Dan Hunt at 270-498-6099.
End Date 7/26/2014 at 6:00 p.m.
Topic: Outreach Program at Faithworks Church
Faithworks Church, located at 90 North College Street in McEwen, TN, will host an outreach program on Saturday, July 26th, in the church parking lot. This event will be held from 7 p.m. until 9 p.m. and will include free hot dogs, face painting, and other activities. Everyone is welcomed to attend.
End Date: 8/03/2014 at 10:00 a.m.
Topic: Macedonia Baptist Church-Homecoming
Macedonia Baptist Church, located at 12497 Johnson Mill Road in Crofton, KY, invites you to homecoming on Sunday, August 3rd. Worship service begins at 11:00 a.m. with Brother Ross Littlepage speaking. A noon meal will follow the service and then there will be singing in the afternoon at 1:30 featuring the Crossmen Quartet. Come and be blessed.
End Date: 8/06/2014
Topic: “10 Days of Prayer for Marriage”
On Wednesday August 6th, the Federal 6th Circuit Court of Appeals (a three-judge panel) will hear oral arguments on the 2004 KY Marriage Protection Amendment, which was recently stricken by a Federal District Judge. The KY Family Foundation is calling upon the Body of Christ to “10 Days of Prayer for Marriage” Sunday, July 27th, through Wednesday, August 6th. Michigan, Ohio, and Tennessee are also in the same Federal 6th Circuit Court of Appeals. Brief topical prayers via e-mail from the KY Family Foundation will be offered daily to aid in your 10 days of prayer. Contact email@example.com to be a part of this special project. Consider II Chronicles 7:14 and join in this prayer effort.
End Date: 8/07/ 2014 at 8:00 a.m.
Topic: WNKJ Ladies Bible Study
The WKNJ Ladies Bible Study will meet Thursday, Aug. 7th, at 8:30 a.m., at 1100 E. 18th Street in Hopkinsville. All ladies are invited.
End Date: 8/09/2014 at noon
Topic: “Back to School Bash”
The Hopkinsville Community Friends will host the 3rd annual “Back to School Bash” for children in grades K-12. It will be held Saturday, August 9th, at 1:00 p.m. at Ruff Park. The day will include free food, games and prizes, and school supplies will be given away.
The Hopkinsville Community Friends are seeking donations, such as: school supplies, water, juice and soda, hot dogs and buns, napkins, plates, and individual bags of chips. For more information, please contact Rose Jackson at 270-987-2295.
End Date: 9/19/2014 at 6:00 p.m.
Topic: “Still Water” – 20th Anniversary Concert
It’s not too early to mark your calendar and plan to attend the 20th Anniversary Concert of the Gospel quartet, “Still Water”. The concert will be held at Hillcrest Baptist Church, 920 Skyline Dr. in Hopkinsville, on Friday, September 19th, at 7:00 p.m. There will also be surprise appearances by former members!
End Date: 7/31/2014 at 4:00 p.m.
Topic: VBS at Parkview United Methodist Church
Parkview United Methodist Church in Madisonville, KY, will be hosting “Panda Mania”, a Vacation Bible School Program. The VBS will meet Monday, July 28th, through Thursday, July 31st, from 5:00 until 8:00 p.m. There will be a light supper at 5:00 p.m. each evening. All are welcomed to attend! To pre-register or for more information, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org, or call Pastor Dennis Cotton at 270-871-7630. Parkview UMC is located at 110 Hayes Ave. in Madisonville, KY. VBS
is for all ages. Come and be blessed.
End Date: 7/31/2014
Topic: 2014 Black Patch Beauty Pageant
The Caldwell County Historical Society’s 2014 Black Patch Beauty Pageant is the major fundraiser for maintaining the Dr. Amoss House in Cobb, KY. Applications are now being accepted for girls ages 8-12 and 13-15. The pageant will be held Saturday, August 9th, at 7:00 p.m. in the Butler auditorium, in Princeton, KY. The rehearsal is Friday, August 8th, at 6:00 p.m. The contest is open to Caldwell and surrounding counties. The entry fee is $40 and the deadline for entry is Friday, August 1st. The pageant is limited to 25 in each age group. For more information, call Bonnie Holloway at 270-365-9813. Applications are at Ziobro’s and the Farmer’s Bank in Princeton.
End Date: 8/03/2014 at 9:00 a.m.
Topic: The “2014 Light of the World Holy Convocation”
Pastor Garfield Curlin and the Light of the World Fellowship International extend an invitation for all to attend the “2014 Light of the World Holy Convocation”. It will be held Thursday, July 31st, at 7:00 nightly through Sunday, August 3rd, at 11:00 a.m. Several guest speakers include: Pastor Shane Perry of Florida, Bishop Corby Bush of TX, Bishop Liston Page of New Jersey, Psalmist Vicki Winans of MI, and Janet Floyd of Louisiana. For more information, visit the website at www.curlinministries.org.
End date: July 25th
Spring Creek Baptist Church 2760 Trenton Road in Clarksville will have VBS Sunday July 20 to Friday July 25th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. nightly. WNKJ will broadcast live from there on Monday evening July 21st starting around 6:00. For more information call 931-647-5850 or e-mail email@example.com.
End date: July 27th at 9:30 a.m.
Faith Family Ministries, 105 Walter Garrett Lane in Oak Grove, KY invites you to hear Chad Williams, former US Navy Seal, on Sunday morning July 27 at 10:30 a.m. Chad Williams, former US Navy Seal serving on Seal team One and Seven grew up in California an became a professional skateboarder but just found himself wanting more in life. He decided to pursue becoming a US Navy Seal. Chad became friends and was Mentored by Navy Seal Scott Helvenston who was murdered and dragged through streets of Iraq. Chad has never been the same and gave his life to Christ and is currently an in demand Speaker and has also written a book titled "SEAL of GOD". He's been featured on FOX, CNN, TBN and 700 Club. For more information call Pastor Dan Hunt at 270-498-6099.
End Date: 7/22/2014
Topic: The Dyslexia Association
The Dyslexia Association of the Pennyrile in Hopkinsville will be conducting their monthly dyslexia screening on Tuesday, July 22nd. Please note the change in the day of the week. Please call 270-885-5804 to set up an appointment if you suspect your child has a reading difficulty.
End Date 7/25/2014
Topic: New Light Baptist Church-VBS
All ages are invited to attend Vacation Bible School on Monday, July 21st through Friday, July 25th. They will meet evenings from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at New Light Baptist Church, 314 Line St. in Cadiz, KY. For more information, call Alice Wynn at 270-350-1340 or call 270-522-0505 . You can also email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Host pastor is Lester Watson. The theme is “Agency D3: Discover, Decide, Defend”. Come and be blessed.
End Date: 7/29/2014
Topic: Learning to Live with Cancer Support Group
The Learning to Live with Cancer Support Group meets on Tuesdays at 4:30 p.m. with a program beginning at 5:00 p.m.
The July programs are as follows:
Tuesday, July 22nd – Dr. Michael Clark’s topic is: “You in Black and
Tuesday, July 29th – Dr. Matthew Robinson will discuss, “Is surgery for
All meetings are held at the Doctor’s Pavilion, lower conference room E.
End Date: 8/01/2014
Topic: Celebrate Recovery
The Celebrate Recovery Ministry meets on Friday nights at 7:00 p.m. at Grace Church of the Nazarene. This Church is located at 3135 Trenton Road in Clarksville, TN, at exit one off of I-24. All who are interested are invited.
End Date: 9/7/2014 at 5:00 p.m.
Topic: Youth Activities at Trinity Baptist Church
Trinity Baptist Church, located at 3900 Lafayette Road in Hopkinsville, will have the following upcoming youth events:
Vacation Bible School carnival games on July 13th from 5:00 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. in the back parking lot of the Church. Vacation Bible School will be held on Saturday, July 19th, from 8:30 a.m. until 3:00 p.m., at the church.
Trinity Baptist Church will also have an AWANA kickoff on August 24th from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. and AWANA begins September 7th from 5:30 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. at the Church.
If you are unable to attend any of the events listed above, you are still invited to participate in Trinity Baptist's AWANA Ministry that takes place every Sunday evening beginning September 7th. Come and be blessed.
End Date: 7/23/2014 at 5:00 p.m.
Topic: VBS at Bridge of Hope Fellowship
Bridge of Hope Fellowship is having their Vacation Bible School July 21st through July 23rd. All children ages 4 through 5th grade are invited. Vacation Bible School will be held from 5:00 – 7:30 p.m. on July 21st and 22nd. Wednesday, July 23rd, will be “Family Night” from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. Bridge of Hope Fellowship is located at 1005 S. Main St. in Hopkinsville, KY. Please call Michelle Huddleston at 270-839-6792 regarding enrollment forms and questions.
End Date: 7/27/2014 at 10 a.m.
Topic: Homecoming at Bethel Baptist Church
You are invited to Bethel Baptist Church for Homecoming on Sunday, July 27th. Services begin at 11:00 a.m. and dinner will follow. Bethel Baptist Church is located at 2301 Hwy. 13 in Palmyra, TN. Come and be blessed.
End Date: 7/22/2014
Topic: “Career Craze” at Hopkinsville Community College
Hopkinsville Community College will offer “Career Craze” for students going into sixth through ninth grades. This camp gives students the chance to explore careers in technology through hands-on activities and field trips. Students can choose to participate in precision agriculture or robotics classes. “Career Craze” meets from 12:30 until 4:30 p.m., Monday-Thursday, June 23rd – 26th. There is no fee to participate, but space is limited. Call 270-707-3750 and register today!
End Date: 9/12/2014
Topic: Full-Length Feature Films Outdoors
The City of Hopkinsville’s Division of Parks and Recreation will again present full-length feature films outdoors. Admission is free. Cold drinks and popcorn may be purchased and comfort stations will be on site. All showings begin at dusk. All films are rated G or PG and will be shown on July 11th, Aug. 8th, and Sept. 12th at Westside Park. Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy.
End Date: 7/26 at 4:00 p.m.
Topic: The 5th Annual “Summer Slam”
The 5th Annual “Summer Slam” will be Saturday, July 26th, from 5:00 – 10:00 p.m. at the Caldwell County Butler Lawn in Princeton, KY. Featured groups include the Rhett Walker Band, JJ Weeks Band, No Other Name, and Rapture Ruckus. The guest speaker is Chad Williams, a former U.S. Navy Seal and author of Seal of God. For more information, call 270-963-0671. The public is invited.
End Date: 7/19/2014 at 8:00 a.m.
Topic: Lewis Chapel Men’s Leadership Prayer Breakfast
You are invited to the Lewis Chapel Men’s Leadership Prayer Breakfast. It will be on Saturday, July 19th, at 9:00 a.m. Please invite your pastor and any other interested men. The guest speaker is State Representative Joe Pitts. Lewis Chapel is located at 4541 Old Hwy. 13 at Cumberland City, TN, 37050. For more information, please call Deacon Van Chase at 931-989-6927.
End Date: 7/29/2014
Topic: School of Ministry
The Tabernacle is starting a school of ministry in August, called “The Tabernacle Ministry Equipping Center”. It is a school covered by Global University, called Berean School of the Bible. This is for ages 16 and older desiring either to be credentialed by the Assemblies of God or wanting to grow more in the Word of God. Classes will be held on Monday nights from 6:00 until 9:00 at the Clarksville campus at 1020 Garrettsburg Road in Clarksville, TN. Applications are due by June 30, 2014, and a deposit of $689.33 is due by July 30th. The cost of the school is $1240 and classes start August 11th. Pastor Sam Goff is “The Tabernacle Ministry Equipping Center” director.
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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.
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Topic: Medical Financial Needs
Kelly Whitaker is in critical condition at Vanderbilt Hospital after a car accident on her way home from work in Logan County. She has had several surgeries. If you would like to donate to Kelly Whitaker’s medical financial needs, please give at any BB&T Bank for the Whitaker Family.
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Topic: The House of The Lord
Everyone is invited to the House of The Lord on Gilbert Dr. off of Richard Street in Hopkinsville, KY. The Pastor is Chris Wilson and the service time is 10:30 a.m. on Sundays. Come and be a part of the movement of Christ.
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Topic: Celebrate Recovery
Celebrate Recovery is a Christian based 12-step recovery program based on eight principles from the Beatitudes. It is free and open to anyone interested in recovery from alcohol and drug addiction, divorce, codependency, and other addictions.
Celebrate Recovery meets every Friday night from 6:30-9:00 p.m. at 913 South Main St., in Hopkinsville. Call (270) 498-6915 for more information.
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Topic: The Lily Pad
The Lily Pad at Easter Seals, Western KY, is now open and accepting medical referrals. The new medically-based program is the first of its kind in our region of Western Kentucky. The program is Medicaid-based, but also accepts private insurance. It gives family members or other caregivers of medically fragile children the ability to work or attend school during the hours the children are enrolled. Please visit their website at www.eswky.easterseals.com or call (270) 444-9687 for additional information.