LOCAL AND AREA ANNOUNCEMENTS
Local and area announcements for WNKJ/WNLJ listeners edited by Jenny Fleming.
End Date: 10/13/2014 at 4:00 p.m.
Topic: Focus 21st Century Minority Leadership Executive Board
Focus 21st Century Minority Leadership Executive Board will host an education forum from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Monday, October 13th. It will be held at the Virginia Street Baptist Church Activity Building, located at 209 S. Virginia Street, in Hopkinsville, KY. The forum will give the community an opportunity to speak with local educators and school board members about the upcoming changes in our public school system. Everyone in the community is invited – especially parents and students. Refreshments will be served. The public is invited.
End Date: 10/25/2014
Topic: “Next Level” Tour
Pastor Garfield Curlin and All Nations House of Prayer will be hosting the “Next Level” tour with 20-year Gospel legend, Pastor John P. Kee. It will be on Saturday, October 25th, at 7:00 p.m. Doors open at 6:15 p.m. All Nations House of Prayer is located at 313 Edwards Mill Road, Hopkinsville, KY. Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door. For event and ticket information, call 270-885-4940 or 270-305-6421. The website is www.curlinministries.org.
End Date: 10/26/2014
Topic: “Judgment House 2014”
Southside Baptist Church, located at 205 Nichols St., in Princeton, KY, invites everyone to “Judgment House 2014”. This year’s theme is “Treasured”. Any size group is welcome. Admission is free. Concessions and nursery are available. Childcare is provided for children grades 5 and under. Youth must be in 6th grade or older to view the presentations. Groups are sent through every 15 minutes. For reservations, call 270-365-5510 or e-mail Melinda@southsidebaptist.com or visit www.southsidebaptist.com. Showings will be Friday through Sunday, Oct 17-19, and Wednesday through Sunday Oct. 22-26. The times are 4:00 p.m. on Saturdays, 1:00 p.m. on Sundays, and 6:00 p.m. weeknights. Come and be blessed.
End Date: 11/01/2014
Topic: Apologetics Conference
There will be an Apologetics Conference at Trevecca Nazarene University in Nashville, TN, on Saturday, November 1st, from 9:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. The theme is “Defending Truth in a Culture of Deception”. The NRB Network is presenting this event. Tickets are $15 for students, ages 13-25; $35 for adults until 10/15/2014; and $45 Oct. 16-31st; and $50 at the door. A box lunch is $8.00 extra. Tickets are available at DefendingTruthConference.com. Guest speakers include: Dr. Stephen C. Meyer, Dr. Frank Turek, Dr. Ed Stetzer, Dr. Alex McFarland, J. Warner Wallace. A. Murray, and Troy A. Miller. Doors open at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 1st, for the “Defending Truth Apologetics Conference”.
End Date: 11/06/2014
Topic: “Community Reader Day”
The Christian County Literacy Council is calling our community to observe the 23rd “Community Reader Day” on Friday, November 7th. A child’s ability to read is influenced by home and school environments and by the whole community. “Community Reader Day” seeks to inspire all area children to become readers who are eager to learn. Be among the 275 volunteers reading to the 8,000 students in Christian County’s 13 elementary schools, preschools, Head Start, and day care centers. You may contact Beverly Whitfield at the Literacy Council Office at 270-962-7114.
End date: 9-30-14
"Challenge House is always on the look-out for single men or women, or couples, who have a heart for home-mission type work. This organization is centered in Hopkinsville, and is neighborhood-based with men and woman like you----soldiers of the cross----known as Neighborhood Ambassadors, carrying out the Gospel to "the least of these". You would reside in a Challenge House with its neighborhood being your mission field. For more info go to:
www.challengehouse.org or call 270-889-3395 to inquire more about this housing opportunity coupled with your own mission field"
End Date: 9/28/2014 at 5:00 p.m.
Topic: The Elliot Howard Band in Concert
Everyone is cordially invited to hear The Elliot Howard Band in concert on Sunday, September 28th, at 6:00 p.m. The concert will be at the Hopkinsville Cumberland Presbyterian Church, located at 2701 Faircourt. Admission is free, but please bring a can food item as a donation to the food pantry. Come and enjoy some Bluegrass Gospel, Contemporary Christian Praise and Worship Music, and fellowship.
End Date: 10/23/2014
Topic: Hillcrest “LACE”
Hillcrest “LACE” (Ladies After Christ’s Example) invites all ladies to a women’s conference for girls of all ages. It will be on Saturday, October 25th, beginning with a continental breakfast at 8:00 a.m. Tickets are $25 and include lunch and materials. Tickets obtained after October 23rd, do not include lunch. Tickets are available online at www.hillcrestbc.net and at the church office. The worship leader is Rachael Hurt. Reservations for childcare have a deadline of October 18th. Call 270-886-6017 for more information. Come and be blessed.
End Date: 10/04/2014 at 10:00 a.m.
Topic: Free Clothing and Household Goods Give-Away”
The ladies of New Covenant of Grace will be having a FREE clothing and household goods give-away! It will be Saturday, October 4th, from 8:00 a.m. until noon. New Covenant of Grace is located at 524 W. 7th Street in Hopkinsville, KY. For more information, call Margaret Cheatham at 270-271-2529.
End Date: 10/10/2014
Topic: Revival at Clarksville First Assembly of God
Clarksville First Assembly of God invites you to their revival with Evangelist Carl Harris from Knoxville, TN. The revival begins Sunday, October 5th at 10:45 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.; and will continue Monday, October 6th, through Friday, October 10th, at 7:00 nightly. Clarksville First Assembly of God is located at 1186 Ft. Campbell Blvd. at the corner of Lafayette Road. Childcare is provided. For more information, call 931-648-1324 or visit online at www.clarksville1ag.net.
End Date: 10/11/2014 at 10:00 a.m.
Topic: “Gospel Music Day”
Sabrina and Bill Sands will host, “Gospel Music Day”, on Saturday, October 11th, at 10:30 a.m. It will be at Faith Tabernacle Church, located at 3366 Main Street, in Stamping Ground, KY. Singers and bands are invited to sign up at facebook.com/faith 40379, or text 502-604-0425 . Concessions will be available. Everyone is welcome to come and praise the Lord together!
End Date: 9/28/2014 at 1:30 p.m.
Topic: Bethel Berry Baptist Church’s 126th Church Anniversary and Homecoming
Bethel Berry Baptist Church, located at 6975 Old Madisonville Road, will be celebrating their 126th Church Anniversary and Annual Homecoming Day on Sunday, September 28th. Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m. and morning worship at 11:15. The 2:00 afternoon guests will be Pastor Timothy Callazo and the Gordonville Baptist Church. Dinner will be served. A special invitation is extended to families who were members or had family members that were part of the Bethel Berry Baptist Church family. The public is welcomed to come and be blessed too. Host Pastor is Randy Meriwether.
End Date: 9/30/2014
Topic: Good News Clubs
Bible and Prayer not being allowed in our public schools---NOT so! Good News Clubs are after-school Bible clubs that meet one afternoon a week at the schools to teach children about Jesus. They are sponsored by Child Evangelism Fellowship, a worldwide Interdenominational Ministry to children since 1937. To ask how you can be involved in taking Jesus to the children in the Clarksville/Ft. Campbell area, contact: www.ReachingKidsForJesus.com; call 931-241-8202; or go on Facebook: CEF Greater Clarksville Chapter.
End Date: Indefinite
Topic: Missionary Work for Challenge House
Christian, single men of good character, with a job, and are interested in missionary work to inner-city neighborhoods are needed for the next Challenge House in Hopkinsville. They will have a dorm-like room for four at $250/month rent. If you desire to spread the Gospel; a thirst for lifelong education; and a mindset that work-over-welfare is a good thing and worth working to achieve, then perhaps God is calling you to this Ministry. If you are interested, call Wally at 270-889-3395 or go on-line to challengehouse.org.