Sheffield-Calahaln: Revival this week at Community Covenant

Published 9:58 am Tuesday, April 2, 2024

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By Brenda Bailey



Birthday wishes to:  Helen Bulla on April 8; Rowan Fay and April Ottone on April 10; and Jack Bailey on April 11.  Happy anniversary to:  Eugene and Cindy Reeves and Chris and Rachel Wilson on April 5; and Andy and Brandi Drye and Paul and Betty Beck on April 8. If you would like a birthday or anniversary listed in this column, please let me know.

There will be a spaghetti dinner fundraiser at the Sheffield-Calahaln Fire Department on Saturday, April 13 at 5 p.m.  The meal will also include salad, bread and lots of desserts.  There will be a silent auction of several gift baskets.

Hotdog Saturday at New Union will be April 27 from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. There will also be a bake sale and RADA cutlery and crafts for sale.  The church is at County Line and Sheffield roads.

New Union welcomes everyone to Sunday School at 9 a.m. and worship service at 10 each week.  The Kids Power Hour is held each Wednesday from 6:30-7:30 p.m. My thanks to Pastor Tim Lowery and others for the article and photos on the Kid’s Easter Egg Hunt and hotdog party.

New Union is participating in church league basketball games.  On April 7 at 3 p.m. they will play New Life at the Davie County Recreation & Parks on Southwood Drive.

Ijames Baptist Church welcomed everyone to an Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday. There was a huge group of children with accompanying parents. It was a fun time for everyone.  My thanks to everyone who submitted photos.

Ijames’ worship service is each week at 10:30 a.m. TeamKid for ages 3 years-5th grade and the Youth Group, 6th-12th grade will meet each Sunday from 5-6 p.m. Adult Bible Study is held Sunday evenings at 5. Everyone is invited. The Children’s Choir for ages 2-12 will meet Sundays from 4:30-5 p.m..

Community Covenant Church Spring Revival services continue through April 7. Services are at 7 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday and at 10:45 a.m. on Sunday. Revival speaker is the Rev. Jeremy Fuller, evangelist from Duncannon, Pa. He and his family are providing music at each service. Community Covenant invites everyone.  Worship service is held each Sunday at 10:45 a.m., Evangelistic service on Sundays at 6 p.m. and Prayer meeting and Bible study on Wednesdays at 7 p.m.  On Sunday, April 14 at the 10:45 a.m. service, the Penn View Bible Institute Choir and Symphonic Ensemble will perform a sacred concert.  My thanks to Pastor Ledford for sharing Community Covenant’s information each week. The church is at 1446 Sheffield Road.

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 each Wednesday at 7 p.m.  My thanks to Linda Goforth for sharing the photos of Liberty’s Easter Egg Hunt.

Jam sessions are held each week on Mondays at Eddie’s Place in Cool Springs from 6-9:30 p.m. The BoTyme Jam is held Thursdays from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Farmington Community Center. Admission at Farmington is $3, but musicians get in free. A special surprise birthday party was held at the BoTyme Jam for Diane Dickens. Everyone enjoyed birthday cake along with other desserts and party foods. My thanks to Darrell Burch for sharing the photo.

Each Friday evening from 6-8, local musicians are featured at MawMaw’s Restaurant on US 601 S.  It was good seeing Hazy Ridge Bluegrass this past Friday. This week, NuHiWay will be performing.

Wesley Chapel UMC is selling TerriLynn nuts.  Contact Kathy at 336-830-5123.

Prayer requests continue for Bryan Swain, Hazel Smoot, Tim Keller, Junior Dunn, Betty Dameron, Tammy Keller, Charles England, Lincoln Dyson, Chester Reeves, Yvonne Ijames, Bonnie Gunter, Ed Livengood, Milton Tutterow, Geraldine Lambert, Betty Beck, Sue Gobble, Helen Bulla, Paul Beck, Juanita Keaton, Emily Brown, Marsha Gobble, Brent Gobble, Brian Jacobs, Mary Teague, Eddie Porter, Janie Williams, Maria Knight, Larry Knight, Violet Coursey, Clyde Jordan, Jack Seaford and  Terry Dyson.  Our sincere condolences to the I. H. “Cokie” Jones, Jr. family.

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