The Herald Bulletin

March 15, 2013

Church News: March 16


Church celebrates pre-anniversary

ANDERSON — Gospel High Lights plans its 38th year pre-anniversary celebration at 4 p.m. Sunday at Anderson Zion Missionary Baptist Church, 2008 Dr. J.T. Menifee St.

John Lacy and The Gospel Sensations of Indianapolis will be special guests, along with Anderson Zion Baptist Male choirs, James Warner III and Keisha Warner and Company, Brother Terry Criest, Sister Tonya Kelly, Brother John Jackson and Sister Willie Mae Rayford.

Riddles in concert Sunday

ANDERSON — The Riddles will be in concert at 10:30 a.m. Sunday at Gethsemane Foursquare Church, 2320 E. 38th St.

Holy Week events set at Alex

ALEXANDRIA — A “Journey to Jerusalem” with the Alexandria First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), 215 W. Berry St., will be held on Palm Sunday, March 24. The congregation will join with the Alexandria Lutheran Church in the traditional Walk with Palms at 9:30 a.m.

Worship will follow at the two churches, with the adult choir at First Christian presenting the cantata, “Love’s Redeeming Work,” compiled by Helen Eshleman, a friend of Pastor Julia Bratton.

At 6 p.m. March 28, Maundy Thursday services will symbolically follow Jesus’ gift of the Last Supper.  The Community Good Friday service will be held at 6 p.m. March 29 at the Alexandria Church of God, 302 N. West St.

On Easter Sunday, March 31, the morning will begin at First Christian with Sunrise Worship at 7 a.m., followed by a continental breakfast sponsored by the Family Life and Evangelism Committee. At 10:30 a.m. the Service of Resurrection will be held including special music by the adult and children’s choirs.  

HIS Instrument to present concert

ANDERSON —  HIS Instrument from Indiana Wesleyan University will be in concert at Lone Oak Wesleyan Church on Sunday, March 17, at 10:30 a.m.  The church is at 486 North County Road 500 W, between Edgewood and Lapel.

Southdale presenting concert, play

ANDERSON — Mitchel Jon will be in concert at 6 p.m. on Sunday at Southdale Church of the Nazarene, 530 W. 53rd St.

He was lead singer for the trio “Three Bridges” and has now gone solo.  There will be an afterglow after the concert.  All are welcome.  For more information call church office at 642-2515.

On Wednesday, March 20 at 7 p.m., Southdale Church of the Nazarene will present BJ Johnston as John Wesley in a performance written  by playwright Brad L. Smith.  Experience the life and times of John Wesley, the man who rode over 250,000 miles to bring spiritual renewal to England and America.

Weeklong revival services set

ANDERSON —  Spring Revival Services will be held at Lighthouse Baptist Church, 2202 Broadway Anderson from March 18 to 24 at 6:30 p.m.

Theere will be a special ordination service for Joseph Baiano on Friday March  22. Travel arrangements can be made at 610-5143.

Downing to be at Eastview Church

ANDERSON — Ann Downing, a soloist on the Gaither Homecoming Video Series will appear Sunday at Eastview Church of the Nazarene, 2552 E. County Road 200 S., Anderson, at 10:30 a.m.

The singer and author, through her Ann Downing Ministries, helps host Ann’s Middle Tennessee Women’s Treat, an annual event in the Nashville area held each spring. For more information contact Pastor Tom Chapman at 644-6472.