Church news


St. John Lutheran Church

St. John Lutheran Church invites you to come worship with us. We are located at 5600 Junior Furnace / Powellsville Road Franklin Furnace, Ohio. Sunday morning worship begins at 10:30 a. m., with Pastor Carl Beck. Children’s Church is provided. Saturday, July 8, at 6:30 p. m., there will be a special Communion Service as a send off for those going on the Germany trip. Sunday, July 9, we will honor our 80 plus members. There will be a carry-in dinner after church. Everyone is Welcome. Please contact us at 740-574-8028 with any questions.

First Church of Christ

Vacation Bible School will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, July 14, and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, July 15, at the First Church of Christ, 1224 Dogwood Ridge Road, Wheelersburg. Activities will include Bible lessons, crafts, music, skits, food, water balloons, inflatables, dunk tank giveaways and prizes. If you would like more information about this event, please call Rase Martin, minister, at (740) 574-1913.

Everyone is invited to join our congregation for Bible school on Sunday, July 9, at 9:30 a.m. and worship services at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Rase Martin, minister, will preach and teach during the services.

Ladies will meet for Bible study at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, July 11, and all ladies are invited to join us to study the Bible.

Rase Martin will lead devotions at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 12, at the River Bend House in Wheelersburg. Praise, prayer and Bible study, led by Rase Martin, will begin at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Please join us for Bible study.

In addition to the upcoming events, there will be another Vacation Bible School session from Sunday, July 30 until Wednesday, August 2 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

If you would like more information about these events or the church, please call Rase Martin, minister, at (740) 574-1913 or call the church office at (740) 574-5031.

All Saints’ Church

The community is warmly invited to worship with All Saints’ Church. On Sunday, we gather for Communion at 8 a.m. and 11 a.m. Christians of every denomination are welcome to receive communion in the Episcopal Church.

All Saints’ is located at the corner of 4th and Court Streets in Portsmouth.

Community of Christ

Community of Christ 2237 Russell Avenue West Portsmouth will be led in 10:30 AM Morning Worship on Sunday July 9 by Elder Carol McGraw who will develop the weekly World Church theme of “Find Rest for Your Souls.” Elder Kathy Deemer will present the musical selections along with Trevor and Jessica Lincecum leading the youth during Children’s Church also beginning at 10:30 AM. Saints Study will be at 9:30 AM with Elder Kathy Deemer presenting the study. Hero Central Vacation Bible School will be held on Monday July 17 – Friday July 21 at the branch. All are welcome.

Coles Blvd. First Church Of God

Pastor Chad Benner and the congregation of Coles Blvd. First Church Of God, located at 1300 Coles Blvd., would love to have you come and worship with them.

Sunday, July 9, 10:30 a.m. – Morning Worship with Pastor Chad bringing the message from God’s Word. An interpreter for the deaf and hard of hearing is available at all services.

Sunday, July 9, 6 p.m. – Evening Worship with Pastor Chad bringing the message from God’s Word.

Monday, July 10, 5:30 p.m. – Exercise Class in the Fellowship Hall

Tuesday, July 11, 3 – 5 p.m. – Tracy Park Ministry. The Fire Youth Group from the church will be helping at the park today.

Tuesday, July 11, 6:30 p.m. – Nursing Home Ministry at South Shore Nursing Home

Wednesday, July 12, 6 p.m. – Bible Study with Pastor Chad continuing the study on the book of James.

Thursday, July 13, 3 – 5 p.m. – Coles Blvd. Local Compassionate Ministries Food Pantry is open. The entrance is at the back door.

North Moreland Christian Baptist Church

North Moreland Christian Baptist Church. Breakfast is served every Sunday morning 8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m. Everyone is welcome. Sunday School 9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. Pastor Paul Hagen. Super Church Pastor Chris Meenach 10:30 a.m. to noon. Morning Worship Service 10:30 a.m. to noon. Evening Worship Service 6:00 p.m. Wednesday Prayer Meeting Service 7:00 p.m. Children’s Bible Club, Wednesday, 7:00 p.m. Youth Meeting, Thursday, 6:00 p.m. with Ed Zeno.

Temple Faith

July 8 2017 9a-4p, Temple Faith will be having a bake sale in front of the BG’s grocery store in New Boston, OH.

July 23-29, 2017 @ 7PM Nightly, Temple Faith 1454 Dry Run Rd, West Portsmouth, OH will be having a revival. Evangelist Corey Carrol will be preaching and Jimmy Howson will be our guest singer. If you would like to come and need a ride call daily before 5:00pm and let us know, 740-858-4177, leave your name and number and someone will call you back.