Sheffield-Calahaln: Bible schools abound

Published 11:18 am Monday, July 1, 2024

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By Brenda Bailey



Wishing everyone a happy and safe 4th of July.

Birthday wishes to: Linda Drye on July 5; Sammy Reavis, Pamela Ladd and Amanda Jordan on July 6; Sydney Davis on July 8; Barbara Gobble and Jessica Myers on July 9; and Stacey Shoffner on July 10.  If you would like a birthday or anniversary listed, please let me know.

Hotdog Saturday at New Union is ready to serve up those great hotdogs Saturday, July 27 from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

New Union Church Vacation Bible School will be July 28-31 from 6-8 each night. Kid’s 0-12th grade are welcome to join “Game Day Central” for interactive Bible lessons, exciting songs, and games. Supper will be provided.

Vacation Bible School “Breaker Rock Beach” will be be July 7-12 from 6-8:30 p.m. for children 3 years to rising 8th grade at Ijames Baptist Church.  July 12 is family fun night where the children will perform for families and have a pizza party, snow cones, bounce houses and more. Ijames Baptist is at Ijames Church and Sheffield roads.

Vacation Bible School at Community Covenant will be July 22-26. The church is at 1446 Sheffield Road.  The God’s Bible School Ladies trio named inspiration will share their ministry on July 7 at 6 p.m.

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.  Our sincere condolences to the Sara Camilla James family, the Randy “Ziggy” Hendricks family, and the Karen Willard family.

Please submit all news to me at, message me on Facebook or call 336-837-8122 no later than Friday.