Church Activities: 1/12/13
Women With Abundant Life,: 1534 Washington St. E., are hosting "Step Out of Fear and Walk into Your Season" from 7 to 9 p.m. Jan. 18 at the church. Words of encouragement will be given by Renea Crozier, Rachel Hill, Thelma Hughes, Katedra McCoy and Nicole Pharr. The event is free and all are welcome. For more information, call the church at 304-342-0058 or go to www.AbundantLifeWV.com .
Liberty Missionary Baptist Church: will install officers at the 3 p.m. Sunday service. Guest speaker will be the Rev. Lenorris Dixon, pastor of Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church, along with their choir(s) and congregation.
Pastor Randy Carter of Set Free Ministries: will be preaching, "HE turned my mourning into dancing," at 8 a.m. Sunday on channel WQCW, Suddenlink channel 6, and Direct TV and Dish channel 30.
The Achievers Class: of the Fifth Avenue Church of God in South Charleston will open its Clothes Closet from 10 a.m. to noon on Jan. 19. Clothes are free to families and individuals in need. Visitors should enter the church from the E Street side of the building. Free parking is available in the rear of the church. For more information, call Ruth Hunt at 304-744-5062.
Abundant Life Bible College,: 1534 Washington St. E., will begin its next course, "Ordinance Ministry" from 7 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday. Topics include Baptism, Holy Communion, Baby Dedications, Weddings and Funerals. The fee for this six-week course is $100 and all are welcome to attend. For more information, call the church at 304-342-0058, ext. 4, or visit our website at www.AbundantLifeWV.com .
A gospel sing benefit: for Johnny "Redd" Booker and James Seals will be held at 2 p.m. today at Vandalia Baptist Church. Featured soloists will be Alisha English-Gibson, Stratus, Arthur Horton, Vandalia Male Chorus and Christina Brown. Contact Dana Hart at 304-533-0865 for more information.
Bethel Baptist Church Fellowship Center,: 5028 Kentucky Ave., South Charleston, will sponsor an American Red Cross Blood Drive from 2 to 7 p.m. Jan. 22 at the church. The church is located across from the ramp to the Dunbar Bridge. Contact Donna Estep at 304-766-7678 to schedule an appointment or visit www.redcrossblood.org.
The Martin Luther King, Jr. Male Chorus: will be in concert at 4 p.m. Sunday at the New Covenant Missionary Baptist Church on First Avenue. The Nondenominational Fellowship Pentecostal Ministries is sponsoring this program, Debbie Thomas, Pastor.
Randy Wood: will be singing at 11 a.m. Sunday at Marmet Baptist Church.
Living Water Ministries: will host a Sandy Hook Benefit Concert from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday in the Alban Theater in St. Albans. Singers include: LWM Praise Team, Blankenship Family, Jimmy McKnight, Fully Justified, Graham Wood and Nichols Group, and Susie Sigmon. A love offering will be taken and all offerings and donations will go to the Sandy Hook community. Drawings will be held for donated items. For more details visit Facebook-events-Sandy Hook Concert.
The gospel group, Three Heart Harmony,: will be singing at 6 p.m. on Monday at the Alban Theater in St. Albans and at 7 p.m. Jan. 19 at Riverside Fellowship Church in Belle.
West Virginia Gospel Music Association: is having its annual "Gaither Style" singing event at 6 p.m. on Jan. 19. The event is hosted by Cornerstone Church of God, 19th Street and W.Va. 25, Nitro. Singers include: New Journey, Moore Family, Fully Justified, Leo Kay, and many more. Concessions will be sold.
Cathedral of Prayer Baptist Church: will feature The Believers at the 11 a.m. Jan. 20 service at the church, 2326 Pennsylvania Ave. Bloodline will sing at the 11 a.m. March 10<co > service. Jay Humphreys Trio is scheduled at the morning and evening services on June 30.<co > For information, call the church at 304-346-5903.
The Esteps,: Bill and Reginia, Gary and Violet, will be singing at 7 p.m. Monday night at Lucy Wilson Baptist Church, Wills Creek, Elkview.
Ebenezer Baptist Church: will have a revival at 7:30 p.m. nightly, Monday through Wednesday at the church, 1530 Third Ave. Speaker will be the Rev. Dwight Steele Sr. from Pilgrim Baptist Church, Roanoke, Va. Music will be provided by Pilgrim Mass Choir, also from Roanoke, Va. For more information, call 304-346-8374 or 304-344-9577.
Good Shepherd Free Will Baptist Church: will have a praise and worship service at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Arthur Smith preaching. Pastor Jason Black will preach at the 6 p.m. service and the church choir will sing. The prayer meeting and youth group meeting will begin at 7 pm. Wednesday. The church is located at 5470 West Pea Ridge Road in Huntington.
The Charleston Black Ministerial Alliance: will celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday at 4 p.m. Sunday at Ebenezer Baptist Church, 1530 Third Ave. Speaker will be the Rev. Dr. Dwight O. Steele Sr., pastor of Pilgrim Baptist Church, Roanoke, Va. The Pilgrim Baptist Church Choir will perform. Clergy is asked to wear their robes for the service. Ebenezer's pastor is the Rev. Dr. Braxton Broady.
Items for Church Activities may be submitted by mail to The Charleston Gazette, 1001 Virginia St. E., Charleston, WV 25301, or faxed to 304-348-1233. Notices will be run one time free. Please include a contact person's name and a daytime telephone number. Information will not be taken by phone. The deadline is noon Thursday.