The News Courier in Athens, Alabama

June 8, 2013

Church Briefs 6/9/13


— • Bible camp. Members of James Chapel M.B. Church will hold vacation Bible school from 5-7 p.m. each Sunday in June with the theme “Night Under the Stars.” Programs include Serve Family, Serve Friends, Serve Neighbors, Serve Community and Serve Jesus.

VBS. Ephesus Church of Christ at 21815 Elkton Road will hold vacation Bible school at 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, June 9, and at 7 p.m. June 10-12. Theme is Learnem & Dailey’s 5-Ring Circus of Faith. Classes for all ages.

VBS. Elkmont Church of Christ will hold vacation Bible school “Journeys Through the Bible,” June 9-12 for all ages. For more information call 256-732-4909 or go online to www.elkmontchurchofchrist.org.

VBS. Tanner Church of Christ at 19925 Huntsville-Browns Ferry Road will hold vacation Bible school from 6:30-8:30 nightly June 9-14. Program for Sunday through Thursday will be “It’s a Blue Ribbon Life — Fruits of the Spirit.” Friday will be County Fair Fun Night. Classes available for ages 3-adult. For information or transportation, call 256-233-1448 or minister at 256-431-4044.

VBS. Indian Creek Primitive Baptist Church at 380 Indian Creek Road in Huntsville will hold vacation Bible School from 6:30-8:30 p.m. June 10-13. The theme is “Jesus Family Reunion: The Remix!” The public is invited.

VBS. Sweet Springs Baptist Church at 26250 Sweet Springs Road in Ardmore will hold vacation Bible school from 9 a.m.-noon June 10-14 for ages 4-12. Bible quizzing and memory awards, moon bounce, giant slide, cotton candy, obstacle course and many prizes. Contact: 256-423-6237.

Youth Day. David’s Temple Missionary Baptist Church in Tanner will celebrate Youth Day at 9 a.m. Sunday, June 16. Guest speaker will be the Rev. Chris Telley, associate minister of Little Zion Missionary Baptist Church in Athens. Everyone welcome.

VBS. Coxey Church of Christ on U.S. 72 at New Cut Road, west of Athens, will hold a one-day vacation Bible school from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, June 22. Registration begins at 8 a.m. Theme is “Bible Stories Under the Big Top.” Event features outdoor activities, including an inflatable, lunch, snacks, stories about Daniel the lion tamer, Doracs the woman raised from the dead, Samson the strong man and the woman known as the witch of Endor. Contact: tenecfan@aol.com.

Ushers Appreciation Day. St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church at 10081 Snake Road, Athens, will host Ushers Appreciation Day at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 23 at the church. Special guest will be Elder Joe Cater and Bethlehem Primitive Baptist Church from Greenbriar. Contact: 256-232-6170.

VBS. West Highland Baptist Church will hold vacation Bible school from 9 a.m.-noon June 24-28 for children in preschool through sixth grade. For more information, call 256-232-3397.

Church briefs must be submitted in writing, either on a form available at The News Courier office at 410 W. Green St., Athens, or sending email to ed@athensnews-courier.com or a fax to 256-233-7753.