Sheffield-Calahaln: New firefighters welcome

Published 11:32 am Tuesday, May 14, 2024

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By Brenda Bailey



Birthday wishes to:  Junior Dunn on May 15; Tim Goforth on May 17; Helen Williams and Jackson Powell on May 18; Tina Gunter on May 20; and Judy Daniels on May 22.  If you would like a birthday or anniversary listed in this column, please let me know.

Sheffield-Calahaln VFD’s Chief Matthew Mills welcomes everyone interested in becoming a firefighter to come by the department or call 336-492-5791.

Hotdog Saturday at New Union is Saturday, May 25 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.  The Kids Power Hour is held each Wednesday from 6:30-7:30 p.m.

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

Worship service at Community Covenant Church is held each Sunday at 10:45 a.m. and Junior church class for children is at 10:45, Evangelistic service Sundays at 6 p.m .and Prayer meeting and Bible study on Wednesdays at 7 p.m.  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. On Sunday, March 10, a lunch will follow worship.

Center Methodist Church is holding a Bible study each Wednesday at 6:30 p.m.  The Book of Philippians Bible Study will be led by Pastor Jesse Teal. The church is at 1857 US 64 W.  Everyone is invited.  For questions, email Pastor Teal at

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.

Local musicians are featured each Friday from 6-8 p.m. at MawMaw’s Restaurant on US 601 S., Mocksville.  Gaining Ground performed this past Friday and was dedicated to the mothers.  This Friday night, Darrell Connor and the Country Legends will be performing a mix of country, gospel, beach, rock ‘n roll and bluegrass.

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, Brian Jacobs, Mary Teague, Eddie Porter, Janie Williams, Maria Knight, Violet Coursey, Clyde Jordan, Jack Seaford, Fred Beck, Tom Cornatzer and  Terry Dyson.

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