LOCAL AND AREA ANNOUNCEMENTS
Local and area announcements for WNKJ/WNLJ listeners edited by Jenny Fleming.
End Date: 3/29/2015 at 5:30 p.m.
Topic: Gospel Singing at Pembroke Baptist Church
Pembroke Baptist Church in Pembroke, KY, invites everyone to a Gospel singing on Sunday, March 29th, at 6:00 p.m. The featured singers are “Stillwater”. Fellowship with snacks will follow. The public is cordially invited.
End Date: 4/02/2015 at 5:00 p.m.
Topic: “Maundy Thursday” Service
Emmanuel Bible Church in Cadiz, KY, will hold its annual “Maundy Thursday” service on Thursday, April 2nd, at 6:00 p.m. The service will consist of a time of related scripture readings interspersed with seasonal hymns, followed by the observance of the Lord’s table. Emmanuel Bible Church is located at 2887 Hopkinsville Road, next to Southern States Corp. The public is cordially invited to attend.
End Date: 4/04/2015
Topic: Women of Peace 8th Annual Conference, “A Gathering of God’s Women”
The Women of Peace 8th Annual Conference, “A Gathering of God’s Women”, will be held Saturday, April 18th, at 10:00 a.m., at the Bruce Convention Center, 303 Conference Center Drive, Hopkinsville, KY. Doors will open at 9:00 a.m. This year’s theme is “Life”, and scripture reference is John 10:10 “I am come that they might have life, and that they might have it more abundantly.” Come and fellowship with guests from near and far and a special musical guest. Registration is $20 and includes lunch. You must register in advance and the deadline to register is April 4th. Seating is limited, so please register early. Call 270-839-5441 for information. Attendance contests will be held and vendors must also register. For information on the contests or being a vendor, please call the same number at 270-839-5441.
End Date: 4/05/2015 at 5:30 a.m.
Topic: “Resurrection Sunday” at Bethel Berry Baptist Church
Bethel Berry Baptist Church, located at 6975 Old Madisonville Road in Hopkinsville, KY, invites everyone to come and celebrate “Resurrection Sunday”, April 5th. The sunrise service begins at 6:00 a.m. with the youth department giving a presentation. Breakfast will be served afterwards. Host pastor is Randy Meriwether. Come and be blessed.
End Date: 4/05/2015 at 6:00 a.m.
Topic: Sunrise Service at Montgomery Elizabeth Baptist Church
Montgomery Elizabeth Baptist Church will have a sunrise service at 6:00 a.m. on Easter Sunday, April 5th. Montgomery Elizabeth Baptist Church is located at the curve along Hwy. 68 before I-24 from Hopkinsville to Cadiz, KY. The speaker will be Rev. Oscar Dixon. There will be a program, breakfast, and egg hunt following the early morning service. The public is cordially invited. For more information, call 270-881-8480.
End Date: 4/10/2015 at 6:00 p.m.
Topic: “The Story of Job-When Bad Things Happen to Good People”
Chicago’s Christian Professional Ballet Company will present “The Story of Job-When Bad Things Happen to Good People”. It will be presented on Friday, April 10th, at 7:00 p.m. at Heritage Christian Academy, located at 8349 Eagle Way By-pass in Hopkinsville, KY. Tickets are $15. They are available in advance through April 9th and at the door on the night of the performance. Proceeds support Ballet 5:8, a 501(c) 3 nonprofit organization. You may contact them at Ballet58.org or at 312-725-4752.
End Date: 4/18/2015 at 8:00 a.m.
Topic: “Ready Reader Road Rally”
The Christian County Literacy Council is hosting a “Ready Reader Road Rally” on Saturday, April 18th, at 9:30 a.m., at the Hopkinsville Municipal Building, located at South Virginia St. in downtown Hopkinsville, KY. It’s a competition and treasure hunt. Participating teams will be given clues to locate sites by car throughout Christian County or by foot in downtown Hopkinsville. The first two teams to return with stamped passports and digital photos will receive monetary prizes. The registration fee is $40 before the rally day and $50 the day of the rally. The fee is non-refundable and tax-deductible. To register, call 270-962-7114.
End Date: April 19th at 5:00 p.m.
Topic: Revival Services at Parkway Missionary Baptist Church
Beginning Monday night, April 13th, through Sunday, April 19th, Parkway Missionary Baptist Church will be having revival services. The evangelist will be Brother Paul Taylor, pastor of Bible Baptist Church, in Eddyville, KY. Services will be held at 7:00 p.m. nightly, and on Sunday, April 19th, at 11:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. Parkway Missionary Baptist Church is located at 1851 Peartree Lane, Hopkinsville, KY, across from Affordable Dentures behind Hopkinsville Electric. Brother Roy Marquess, Jr. is pastor and the Church invites everyone.
End Date: May 15th
Topic: Preschool Screening
The Christian County School System’s preschool screening will be held Friday, May 1st, and Friday, May 15th, for children who reside in Christian County. The screening will be held at the Christian County Board of Education and Christian County High School (the old Christian County Middle School) in Hopkinsville, KY. Children, who will be three years of age by April 1, 2015 or will be four by August 1, 2015 and reside in Christian County, will be eligible for the screening in areas of vision, hearing, speech/language, motor, and concept development. If you are interested in your child participating, please call 270-887-7004 to schedule an appointment.
End Date: 4/17/2015 at 4:00 p.m.
Topic: Women’s Conference at Living Hope Baptist Church
Living Hope Baptist Church invites you to a women’s conference, featuring Heather Hawkins and Kelly Deatherage Putty, on Saturday, April 18th, from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. Living Hope Baptist Church is located at 6305 Eagle Way By-Pass in Hopkinsville, KY. The conference theme is “Freedom in Christ” and the scripture reference is Galatians 5:1. The conference is free and a light lunch will be served. To ensure that an amble supply of lunch is provided, please RSVP by calling the church at 270-885-7276.
End Date: 4/11/2015 at 4:00 p.m.
Topic: 4th Dimension
Due to Easter weekend being on the first Saturday of April, 4th Dimension will meet on Saturday, April 11th. 4th Dimension is located at 913 S. Main St. in Hopkinsville, KY. The featured singer is Toney Dabney. He will be releasing his ninth CD as a Gospel recording artist. Again, that’s Toney Dabney in concert at 4th Dimension on Saturday, April 11th, at 5:00 p.m. The public is cordially invited.
End Date: 4/03/2015 at noon
Topic: “The Good Friday Experience”
First Baptist Church, located at 1400 South Main Street in Hopkinsville, KY, invites you to the “The Good Friday Experience” on Friday, April 3rd, from 7:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. Come and see…smell…touch…taste…“The Good Friday Experience”. This is a powerful, self-paced multi-sensory experience. Everyone is welcome and there is no registration or charge for the event. Please enter the event through the bell tower door on 16th Street. For more information, contact the church at 270-886-1216, or visit their website: www.fbchopkinsville.com
End Date: 4/01/2015
Topic: Adoption Support for Kentucky
Adoption Support for Kentucky is seeking a caring, energetic, and organized person, who has experience working with children. This person would provide childcare during Support Group meetings. A commitment of at least three hours each month is required. Times, dates, and locations vary by meeting. A monthly stipend and travel reimbursement are provided. Contact Christine Sauer at 859-257-7361 or online at Christine.Sauer@uky.edu for more information and/or an application.
End Date: 4/03/2015 (weekly meeting)
Topic: The Celebrate Recovery Ministry
The Celebrate Recovery Ministry at Grace Church of the Nazarene, on Trenton Road in Clarksville, TN, meets on Friday nights at 6:15 for the meal and 7:00 for the meeting. Childcare is provided. Come and be blessed.
End Date: 4/15/2015
Topic: The “Travis Team”
The Baptist Medical and Dental Mission Team in the Russellville area, known as the “Travis Team”, is preparing to go to Nicaragua in June. The team has a nurse who is willing to go, but is short on funds. She still needs $1,000. She has been before and has always paid her own way. If anyone is able to help send her, please make your check payable to Forest Grove Baptist Church, 11113 Orndorff Mill Road, Adairville, KY 42202. Thank you to all who can help.
End Date: 4/05/2015 at 9:00 a.m.
Topic: Easter Drama and Sunrise Service at Clarksville First Assembly of God
Clarksville First Assembly of God invites you to a spectacular Easter drama, The Passion Play “Blood of the Lamb” on Good Friday, April 3rd, at 7:00 p.m. and Easter Sunday, April 5th, at 10:45 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. There will also be a sunrise service on Easter Sunday, April 5th, at 7:00 a.m. Everyone is welcome. Clarksville First Assembly of God is located at 1186 Ft. Campbell Blvd., on the corner of Lafayette Rd. and Ft. Campbell Blvd. Childcare will be provided. For more information, call 931-648-1324, or visit the website at clarksville1ag.net.
End Date: 4/11/2015 at 9:00 a.m.
Topic: Commodity Distribution
The Aaron McNeil House will have a commodity distribution on Saturday, April 11th, at 10:00 a.m. Items will be distributed on a first come, first serve basis. Photo ID or other proof of residency in Christian County is required. Proof of income is not required.
End Date: 4/18/2015 at 8:00 a.m.
Topic: “Hopkinsville Marathon for Hope” 5K Run/Walk
The Aaron McNeil House is partnering with Elite Era Entertainment to host the “Hopkinsville Marathon for Hope” 5K Run/Walk. Children and seniors can choose to run a modified course. Fifty percent of the proceeds will go to benefit the Aaron McNeil House Crisis Relief/Food Pantry Program. This 5K will be held on April 18th at 9:00 a.m. Registration fee is $25 for adults and $15 for children and seniors 65 or over. Parent may run with child at no additional cost. Donate a non-perishable food item and receive $2 off your registration. Registration fee includes t-shirt, runner’s tag, and medal upon completion. There will also be other fun activities for the whole family. For more information, please call 270-886-9734.
End Date: 4/04/2015 at 9:00 a.m.
Topic: Free Clothing and Household Goods “Give-A-Way”
The ladies of New Covenant of Grace will be having a free clothing and household goods “Give-A-Way” on Saturday, April 4th, from 8:00 a.m. until noon. New Covenant of Grace is located at 524 W. 7th St. in Hopkinsville, KY. For more information, call Margaret at 270-271-2529.
End Date: 5/09/2015 @ 5:00 p.m.
Topic: Kevin Williams in Concert
Kevin Williams, Gaither guitarist and humorist, will be in concert on May 9th, at 6:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Russell Springs, located at 392 E. Hwy. 80, Russell Springs, KY. This is Kevin’s “2nd Annual Hometown Celebration” with friends and special guests. A love offering will be taken with all proceeds going to the Russell County School Resource Youth Service Centers. You are invited to come and enjoy this wonderful night of music. For more information, call 270-866- 6495 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also go on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/1KevinWilliams.
End Date: Indefinite
Topic: Healing the Heartbreak of Abortion
Healing the heartbreak of abortion; finding freedom, healing, and hope after abortion; and picking up the pieces. You’ve been in the wilderness of secrets, despair, shadows, and shame long enough. It’s time to heal. For post abortion Bible study and family support, or more information, contact Heather Hawkins at 270-719-0735; Lorrie Brown at 270-498-9886; or Alpha Alternative at 270-885-3820. It’s time for healing from the pain of abortion.
End Date: 6/01/2015
Topic: 1000 Leading Ladies and Magnificent Men “Together WE Can” Power Luncheon 2015
It is not too early to purchase your ticket for the 1000 Leading Ladies and Magnificent Men “Together WE Can” Power Luncheon 2015. It will be held on December 10th from 10:00 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. at the Bruce Convention Center in Hopkinsville, KY. Doors open at 9:15, with a pre-show performance at 9:30. This power luncheon event is hosted by Rick Joyner and Katie Gambill. A 5-star luncheon, gift bag, motivational speaking/special performances, vendors, and more will be offered. Purchase your ticket early by June 1st and receive a free t-shirt! Call 931-980-4661 for more information or visit the website www.LeadingLadiesWin.com. Proceeds help benefit and support scholarships for Tabernacle Christian School.