Sheffield-Calahaln: VBS Saturday at Liberty Wesleyan

Published 1:09 pm Tuesday, August 15, 2023

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By Brenda Bailey



Birthday wishes to: Troy Edwards and Jace Moody on Aug. 19; Terry Dyson and Wade Leonard on Aug. 20; Hunter Dyson on Aug. 21; Charles England and Shirley Edwards on Aug. 23; and Judy Beck on Aug. 24.  Happy anniversary to Wesley and Amanda Jordan on Aug. 19.  If you would like a birthday or anniversary listed in this column, please let me know.

Anyone interested in being a firefighter and serving the community, please see Chief Gary Allen of the Sheffield-Calahaln VFD by coming by the department or calling 336-492-5791.

New Union’s next Hotdog Saturday is Aug. 26 from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

New Union welcomes everyone to Sunday School at 9 a.m. and worship service at 10 each week.  A Blessing Box is full and ready for those in need.

Ijames Baptist’s worship service is each week at 10:30 a.m. Bible Study is each  Sunday evening from 5-6 and TeamKID is each Sunday at the same time for children ages 3 years-6th grade. Ijames welcomes everyone.  Ijames is collecting non-perishable items for a Blessing Box on the church grounds, which has a produce stand.  Anyone with an over abundance of garden vegetables may place their bounty on the stand to help those in need. Anyone in need may take what they can use.

A time of prayer is held at Liberty Wesleyan Church each Sunday at 9:30 a.m., followed by Sunday School at 10 and Worship at 11. Choir practice is held each Wednesday at 7 p.m.

Vacation Bible School at Liberty Wesleyan is scheduled for Aug. 19 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. The theme is “Let The Little Children Come Unto Me”. There will be food, crafts, Bible lessons, and a bounce house with water, so bring your towel. Visitors welcome.

Community Covenant invites you on Sundays at 10:45 a.m. and 6 p.m. for worship and Wednesday at 6 for Bible study.

If you like to play music or just enjoy listening and dancing, check out the Meatlocker Jam on Mondays from 6:30-9:30 and/or BoTyme each Thursday from 6:30-8:30. For more information and locations, contact me.

J Max McKee performed at Maw Maw’s Kitchen Friday.  Upcoming bands: NuHiWay the 18th and Cabarrus Station the 25th.  Time is 6-8 p.m. each Friday.

Prayer requests continue for Bryan Swain, Jean Reavis, Hazel Smoot, Tim Keller, Junior Dunn, Betty Dameron, Tammy Keller, Charles England, Lincoln Dyson, Chester Reeves, Yvonne Ijames, Bonnie Gunter, Ed Livengood,  Milton Tutterow, Nancy Peacock, Geraldine Lambert, Betty Beck, Sue Gobble, Bob Ellis, Helen Bulla, Paul Beck, Juanita Keaton, Betty Godbey, Emily Brown, Marsha Gobble, Mary Teague, Eddie Porter, Janie Williams, Larry Richie, Maria Knight, Violet Coursey, Clyde Jordan, Jack Seaford and Suzonne Stratton.

Submit items to, message on Facebook or call 336-837-8122 no later than Friday.