Church News


Community of Christ

Community of Christ 2237 Russell Avenue West Portsmouth will “Take Jesus Hand” as the weekly World Church theme is developed by Elder Vick Bloomfield on Sunday August 13. The 10:30 AM service will be a sending “Back-2-School” under God’s watchful eye worship for the congregation. Elder Kathy Deemer will bring forth the musical selections along with Trevor Lincecum sharing his ministry and Elder Carol McGraw engaging the youth in a youth ministry. All are welcome.

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.

First Church of Christ

Denny Coburn will bring the message from God’s Word during the 10:30 a.m. worship service Sunday, Aug. 13, at the First Church of Christ, 1224 Dogwood Ridge Road, Wheelersburg. He will teach during Sunday school which begins at 9:30 a.m. Kevin Yeager will preach during the 6 p.m. worship service.

Ladies will meet for Bible study at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, August 15, and all ladies are invited to join us to study the Bible.

Christians on Local Tours-Sight-seeing (COLTS) will meet for lunch and fellowship at noon Tuesday, Aug. 15, at Ponderosa, 8801 Ohio River Road, Wheelersburg. Anyone of any age is invited to join the group for a time of fellowship.

Praise, prayer and Bible study will begin at 7 p.m. Wednesday, August 16, and they will continue a study of Matthew.

The Helping Hands Ladies Group will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 17, at the church annex. They will discuss the menu for the 2017 Ladies Fall Fellowship. The meeting will be a carry-in covered dish meal.

If you would like more information about these events or the church, please 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.

St. John Lutheran Church

St. John Lutheran Church invites you to come worship with us. Sunday, August 13, is our Blessing of the Backpacks and School Employee recognition service. All students and employees are invited to bring their backpacks to be blessed. Sunday morning worship begins at 10:30 a.m. with Pastor Beck. Children’s Church is provided. We are located at 5600 Junior Furnace/ Powellsville Road, Franklin Furnace Ohio. Everyone is welcomed. Our phone number is 740-574-8028.

Coles Blvd. First Church of God

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

Saturday, August 12, is Quilting Class in the Fellowship Hall.

Sunday, August 13, 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, August 13, 6 p.m. – Evening Worship with Pastor Chad bringing the message from God’s Word.

Tuesday, August 15, 3 – 5 p.m. – Tracy Park Ministry

Wednesday, August 16, 6 p.m. – Bible Study with Pastor Chad continuing the study in the book of First Thessalonians.