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June 11, 2014

Church Bulletin 6/11/14

— • Oakdale VBS. Vacation Bible school is from 6-8:30 p.m. through Wednesday, June 11, for ages 4 through sixth grade at Oakdale Baptist Church at 16136 Alabama 251. Theme is “SonTreasure Island.”

• Tanner VBS. Tanner Church of Christ will conduct vacation Bible school, “Promised Land or Bust,”  is from 6:30-8:30 p.m., through Wednesday June 11. There are Wilderness Road Adventures, road trips from “grumble to humble.” Classes are for those 3 years to adult. The church is at 19925 Huntsville-Browns Ferry Road.

• Lindsay Lane VBS. Lindsay Lane Baptist Church Vacation Bible School, “Agency D3: Discover, Decide, Defend,” for children 4 years through sixth grade, is from 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m., through Thursday, June 12. Family night is at 6 p.m. June 12. For more info: 256-232-0020.

• Indian Creek VBS. Indian Creek Primitive Baptist Church is hosting vacation Bible school with the theme, “Connected to Jesus,” at 8 nightly through Thursday, June 12.

• Fairview VBS. Fairview Baptist Church Vacation Bible School, “Agency D3: Discover, Decide, Defend,” for ages 4 years through sixth grade, is from 9 a.m.-noon, through Friday, June 13. Call Malorie Hall at 256-777-1365 for more information.

• Westview VBS. Westview Church of Christ vacation Bible school with classes for all ages will be from 10 a.m.-11:15 a.m., through Friday, June 13. There is an auditorium class for adults.

• James Chapel VBS. James Chapel M.B. Church at 814 Lucas Ferry St., Athens, is having vacation Bible school, “Jungle Safari,” from 6 to 8 p.m., through Friday, June 13. Bring a friend and find the treasure at Jungle Safari. For information, call Bronda Brooks at 256-200-8523.

• Elkwood VBS. Elkwood Baptist Church on Alabama 127 in Elkmont is holding vacation Bible school from 6-7:30 nightly through Friday, June 13. More information: 256-233-6346.

• Fish fry. Village View United Methodist Church on the corner of Plato Jones and Hine Street is the site of a Swamp John's Fish Fry from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, June 14. Cost is $10. More information: 256-232-1201.

• Summer Gospel meeting. Lucas Street Church of Christ will host a Summer Gospel Meeting from June 15-18. Sunday services will be at 9 a.m., 10 a.m., lunch and 2:30 p.m., and through the week at 7 p.m. Leaders will by Ernest Campbell, Sunday; Bill Irby, Monday; Cedric McNeil, Tuesday; and Charles Burns, Wednesday.

• Friends & Family Day. New Beria Missionary Baptist Church at 21978 Alabama 99 in Elkmont will hold Friends & Family Day and Father's Day celebration at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 15, with Dr. Jevon Turner and Peace M.B. Church. More information: Eric 256-316-8047.

• North Athens VBS. North Athens Church of Christ vacation Bible school is 6-8 p.m. June 16-19 at 19159 Alabama 127 in Athens. Classes for all ages. Transportation available. More information: 256-874-1941.

• Pathfinders. Little Zion Missionary Baptist Church will host “Pathfinders: A Summer Enrichment Program” through July 25. Cost is $70 weekly. Students will have a math and reading curriculum with local field trips from 7 a.m.-6 p.m. daily. More information: 256-233-2461.

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


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