Church News, May 2

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Ministry kick off cook out Saturday
TROY – Thy Kingdom Come Ministry, an outreach ministry, will host a kick off cook out from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday at the corner of Indiana 66 and Indiana 545 at the stop light in Troy.
Everyone is invited for hot dogs, hamburgers and drinks and to learn about the new ministry.

Cannelton Freewill Baptist homecoming weekend
CANNELTON – The Cannelton Freewill Baptist Church will celebrate 49 years with a homecoming weekend Saturday and Sunday.
Saturday night singing will begin at 7 p.m. and will feature The Epley Family and Pearly Gatemen Reunion.
Sunday School will be dismissed and Sunday morning worship will begin at 10 a.m. A carry-in basket lunch will start at noon.
Sunday afternoon singing will begin at 1:30 p.m. and Sunday night service will be at 7 p.m.
Pastor Lewis Garrett and the church congregation welcome everyone to attend.

Special service at Bristow Christian Church Sunday

BRISTOW – A special ordination service will be held Sunday at Bristow Christian Church.
Known as the Lighthouse on the Hill, the church will ordain Bill Grieser as minister and Garry Brown as deacon during a service that will begin at 11 a.m. and will be followed by a meal at noon.
The congregation will furnish the meat and those attend are invited to take a covered dish.
Brothers Al Madden and Jack Wilson will lead the service. Everyone is welcome to share the day.

Deer Creek collecting items

TELL CITY – Deer Creek Baptist Church in Tell City is collecting different items each month for Operation Christmas Child, sponsored by Samaritan’s Purse.
Samaritan’s Purse is a Christian organization providing spiritual and physical aid to hurting people around the world. Since 1970, Samaritan’s Purse has helped victims of war, poverty, natural disasters, disease and famine.
During May, church members will collect hair accessories, combs and brushes. For more information on the organization, visit www.smaritanspurse.com/what-we-do/operation-christmas-child/.

Revival services at Cloverport Wesleyan Church
CLOVERPORT, Ky. – The congregation of the Wesleyan Church in Cloverport invite the community to join them for revival services, held through Sunday.
The Rev. Philip Zimmerman of Ashland, Ky., will be the speaker. The Rev. Berdena Carpenter of Maceo, Ky., will provide special music for the services.
Zimmerman is an ordained elder in the Wesleyan Church and presently serves as pastor of Westwood Wesleyan Church at Ashland. He formerly served as pastor of the Wesleyan Church at Cloverport.
Carpenter is the founder of Carpenter Ministries, through which she provides singing and speaking engagements, a Susanna Wesley drama presentation, and a ventriloquism ministry.
Services will begin at 6 p.m. today through Saturday and 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday.
The Wesleyan Church is located on old U.S. 60 in Cloverport at the corner of Main and Maple streets just east of the Clover Creek Bridge.