Church hosts Good Friday service
ANDERSON — United in Christ Church, 538 E. 31st St., will have a Good Friday service at 6 p.m.
Among the speakers, Pastor Jones of New Life Apostolic Church will talk on the theme. Hope; AP Clinton Hunter of RFM will speak on Loneliness; Pastor Fred McGhee of Promise Land will speak on Suffering; Pastor White of New Hope Methodist will discuss Forgiveness; Pastor Cooley of Rema Word will speak on Care and Pastor Richardson will discuss Triumph.
Maundy Thursday service scheduled
ANDERSON — Maundy Thursday Service at First Baptist Church, 907 N. Raible, Anderson, is at 7 p.m. Thursday.
This communion service will include a candlelight Tenebrae service led by the First Baptist Temple Choir directed by Alan Erwin.
Baby-sitting classes offered by St. Vincent
ANDERSON — St. Vincent Anderson Regional Hospital is offering a Safe Sitter class Friday and one on Thursday, April 4. Safe Sitter is a medically accurate baby-sitting preparation program designed for boys and girls ages 11 to 13. This program teaches sitters how to have fun with children, to recognize a medical emergency and to respond appropriately. They also learn business aspects of baby-sitting.
The cost is $40, which includes all the learning materials for each one-day class and a backpack of supplies. Enrollment is limited. The class runs from 8:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Students should bring a sandwich for lunch. Snacks and beverages are provided.
Parents may enroll their children in the next class by calling St. Vincent Anderson Regional Hospital Community Education Department at 646-8669.
Central Christian service this evening
ANDERSON — Central Christian, at the corner of 10th and Jackson streets, will offer a Maundy Thursday Service at 7 p.m. this evening. The service will feature candlelight, communion and music.
At 7 p.m. on Good Friday in the Schuster Chapel (adjacent to the church - entrance on 10th Street), a memorial service for Jesus will be held. Call 643-6957 for more information.
First Presbyterian has three services
ANDERSON — First Presbyterian Church, 230 West 9th St., will offer three services during Holy Week. Chosen People Ministries will be present “Messiah in the Passover” on Maundy Thursday at 7 p.m.
CCAA (Christian Clergy Association of Anderson) will sponsor an ecumenical Good Friday service at noon. Easter service will be at 10:20 a.m. Sunday.
Egg hunt, bicycle giveaway is Saturday
ANDERSON — An Easter egg hunt and bicycle giveaway will be held on Saturday from noon to 4 p.m. at Jackson Park, West 22nd Street and Raible Avenue, Anderson.
The egg hunt will begin at 12:30 p.m. with a talent show at 2 p.m. You must be present to win.
The event is hosted by the Peerless Lodge, Queenz of Clubz and Trina Jackson.
Church hosts Good Friday service
- Acting without words Nineteen area students will take a walk down the red carpet Tuesday evening as their film projects premiere at the Paramount Theatre during the WRC Silent Film Festival.
Community Briefs: April 21
A compilation of community news as published in the Monday edition of The Herald Bulletin.
Crossing over to Christianity
Tim Hanshew lives by 1 Corinthians 1:18: “For the message of the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God.” For the past six years, he has shared that power by carrying a large wooden cross throughout Anderson.
2014 Debutante Cotillion participants
The 11 participants in this year’s Debutante Cotillion Beautillion Militaire were asked a variety of questions, including their influences, words that describe themselves and favorite “words to live by.” The event begins at 4 p.m. Saturday, April 26, at Madison Park Church of God, 6607 Providence Drive. Call Antoinette Davis at 620-2229 for tickets, which are $270 per table or $30 each.
- Location, location, location When imagining the house of a farmer, people don’t tend to envision the home built by George and Nancy Likens. By pouring time and attention into their haven since they originally constructed the house in 1975, they have created an updated and lovely environment in the perfect setting.
- Theresa Timmons: Dinosaurs run amok at mamaw's house I love my new job as a grandparent. It includes playing imaginary tennis with imaginary tennis rackets, making elaborate tents in the living room, and hair-pulling.
- Reliving the Orestes tornado of 1922 Spring is a time of new life and hope. A time when grass becomes green and flowers begin to bloom. But with the beauty of the season often comes the arrival of devastating storms. The spring of 1922 was no exception to the residents of Orestes.
- Back in the News: April 20 The Herald Bulletin looks back at stories from the Anderson Daily Bulletin and The Anderson Herald newspapers. 10 Years Ago – 2004 April 21 – The Edgewood Baptist Church now is completely inside the town limits of Edgewood. The Town Council made it o
- 14th annual dog walkathon at Shadyside Park The Madison County Humane Society will host its 14th annual dog walkathon on Saturday, May 3. The walk will be at Shadyside Park between 8 a.m. and noon (rain or shine.
- Maleah Stringer: Volunteers needed to spend time with shelter animals Shelters can be extremely stressful places for many animals, particularly those who have been in a loving home. This is why we want people to come into the shelter and spend time with our animals — to help keep them adoptable so that when the right person comes along they are ready.
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