The Fayette Tribune, Oak Hill, W.Va.

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April 3, 2013

Church Briefs — Thursday, April 4, 2013

— Hicks Family & Friends Reunion — The Hicks Family & Friends Reunion will be held at Glorious Church of God in Christ, Mount Hope, on April 14, beginning at 10 a.m. Host pastor is Bishop John Grant. The homegoing ceremony of Mother Maude Walker will be held honoring the spiritual birthday of Mother Maude Walker. Following is the order of service: Presiding — Elder Phyllis Randall; prayer — Elder Jimmie Walker; scripture — Evangelist Vinnie Hicks; praise and worship — Elder Robert Hicks, Deacon Ralph Farrow, Sister Velma Allen; reflections; musical program; offering — Deacon Cecil Peterson, Brother Bernard Walker, Elder Dwayne Hicks; introduction of speaker — Bishop Thomas Hicks; speaker — Minister Kenneth Hicks; and remarks: Bishop John Grant. Dinner will be served immediately following the service in dining hall. For more information, contact Elder Phyllis Randall, 124 Bynum Avenue, Rock Hill, SC 29732; by phone at 802-328-6026 (home) or 803-524-7311 (cell); or by e-mail at

-- Tim Lovelace in Concert — Tim Lovelace, a Christian comedian and singer, will perform Friday, April 5 at 7 p.m. at the Lighthouse Worship Center, 1175 Smales Branch Road, Hico. For more information, call the church at 304-658-3370.

-- Ministerial Association Prayer Breakfast — The Fayette County Ministerial Association’s monthly prayer breakfast will be April 4 from 6:30 to 7:30 a.m. in the fellowship hall at Jones Avenue Church of God.

-- National Day of Prayer — In honor of National Day of Prayer on Thursday, May 2, there will be a prayer breakfast at the Lewis Community Foundation’s Christian Community Center on Central Avenue in Oak Hill from 6:30 to 7:30 a.m., and a prayer gathering at the City Hall flag pole at noon.

-- First Presbyterian Church — Bible classes are held every Wednesday in the Fellowship Hall from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church, 205 Central Avenue, Oak Hill. All denominations are welcome to share in our learning. For more information, please call Nancye Martin, commissioned lay pastor, at 304-877-5194.

-- The EGG Project — Ames Heights Bible Church is breaking out The EGG Project (Exploring God’s Goodness) on Sunday evenings from 6 to 7 p.m. for those in grades 1 to 6. Come, bring a friend and unscramble the mysteries of God’s Word. For more information, call Suzie at 304-574-2131.

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