New director of student ministries hired
HURRICANE -- Redeemer Presbyterian Church of Hurricane, located next to Mountainview Elementary School on Teays Valley Road, has hired Eric Dugan to serve as director of Student Ministries.
Dugan is a veteran youth minister who has served churches in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York and Missouri, and most recently in the Philadelphia area. He has degrees from Geneva College and Reformed Theological Seminary and has also served as a camp director, teacher, special education teacher and has written for national ministry publications and websites.
Dugan will run a full youth and children's ministry program that includes Senior High Youth Group from 7-8:30 p.m. Sunday nights, Junior High Youth Group from 7-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Sunday School classes and lots of events and special activities including the recent Pumpkin Plunge. All events are open to youth from the community.
Dugan joins an experienced staff that includes Sr. Pastor Barrett Jordan and countless skilled volunteers. Redeemer Presbyterian Church is also home to small groups, a vibrant music ministry and the site host for a number of local community organizations.
For more information, contact Dugan at 304-757-1197 or visit www.redeemerpcawv.org.
Christ Fellowship invites all to worship
SCOTT DEPOT -- Scott Depot Christ Fellowship, 4345 Teays Valley Road, Scott Depot, invites all to worship.
Christian Development classes are at 9 a.m. Sundays. Sunday worship is at 10 a.m., with FaithKids/Children's Church also at 10 a.m. Evening worship is at 6:30 p.m. Sunday. The church's "Ignite" youth group meets at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesdays.
There is also a prayer service at 7 p.m. Saturdays.
For more information, call 304-757-9166 or visit www.thedepotlive.com.
Hurricane Baptist offers various services
HURRICANE -- First Baptist Church of Hurricane invites all to worship during new service times:
8:50 a.m.: Traditional worship
10 a.m.: Sunday school and groups
11 a.m.: Contemporary worship and children's worship
On Sunday and Wednesday evenings, the church invites families to find their niche in its growing Adult & Family Ministries, and Youth & Children's Ministries featuring AWANA Club at 5:45 p.m. on Sundays.
For more information, find First Baptist Church of Hurricane on Facebook or call 304-562-9281. The church is located at 2635 Main St. in Hurricane.
Those not able to make it to church are invited to tune in at 9 a.m. Sundays to 103.3 FM (WTCR) for a pre-recorded program. You can listen online at www.tcrcountry.com.
Awana available at Teays Valley Baptist
HURRICANE -- Teays Valley Baptist, located at 3926 Teays Valley Road, Hurricane, offers Awana Clubs at 7 p.m. Wednesdays.
Awana is a national youth ministry reaching boys and girls with the Gospel of Christ. Clubs meet each week throughout the school year on Wednesdays. All handbooks/manuals use the King James Bible only.
Clubs available are:
Puggles: 2-year-olds (3 year olds after Sept. 1 of this year). Must be brought by parent/guardian.
Cubbies: 3-year-olds (by Sept. 1 of this year) and 4-year-olds. Must be brought by parent/guardian.
Sparks: Kindergarten (5 years old by Sept. 1 of this club year), first and second grade.
T & T (Truth & Training): third through fifth grade.
Trek (Teen Ministry): sixth through eighth grade.
For information on the High School Ministry, contact Youth Pastor Jared Shumate at the Church office.
Clubs and Teen ministries are available to boys and girls. For further information, you can contact the Church office 304-757-9306 or the Awana Commanders Larry & Sharon Carpenter at 304-757-7209.
Winfield Baptist offers Awana ministry
WINFIELD -- AWANA is up and running at Winfield Baptist Church.
AWANA is open to preschool (potty trained) through fifth grade. The nursery will be available for younger children.
There is also a teen youth group for sixth through 12th grades.
Transportation can be provided to people who live in Winfield.
For more information, call the church at 304-586-3198.
Gateway offers service at Teays Valley Cinemas
HURRICANE -- Gateway Christian Church is now offering a weekly Sunday morning service at Teays Valley Cinemas in Teays Valley.
The service begins at 10 a.m. and offers ministry opportunities for children and adults.
For more information, contact the church at 304-727-8919 or www.gatewaychurch.net.
WINFIELD -- Winfield Church of the Nazarene, along with the Rev. Abraham Williams and wife Courtney, invite all to services. Service times are:
Sundays: Sunday School at 9:45 a.m., Worship at 10:45 a.m. and Praise at 6 p.m.
Wednesdays: Adults, Teens and Kids at 7 p.m.
The church is located at 2986 Winfield Road. For more information, call the church office at 304-586-2180 or email at email@example.com.
HURRICANE -- Glad Tidings Assembly of God and Pastor Rebekah Jarrell invite you to worship.
Service times are:
Sunday: 10:30 a.m. Worship Service (Children's Church and Nursery available); and 6 p.m. Power Hour prayer service
Wednesday: 7 p.m. SoulFood Wednesday Bible study
RED HOUSE -- Red House UBI Church in Red House, W.Va., and Pastor Gregory Blake, invite the community to attend services at the following times: Sunday school at 10 a.m.; Sunday morning worship at 10:45 a.m.; Sunday evening service at 6 p.m.; Wednesday service at 6:30 p.m.
Other fellowships and ministries include Kids 4 Truth, Teen Meeting and Adulty Ministry, which visits nursing homes and shut-ins. There is also mens basketball every Thursday night, and Ladies Christian Fellowship on the second Tuesday of each month.
For more information, call the church 304-586-9181 or visit www.redhousechurch.com.
Redeemer Presbyterian welcomes all to services
TEAYS VALLEY -- Redeemer Presbyterian Church, PCA, welcomes the community to learn of God's love and grace.
The church is now meeting at 3965 Teays Valley Road (formerly a roller rink). It is located next to the new Mountainview School.
The church's pastor is Barrett Jordan.
For more information, call the church office, 304-757-1197, or check the church's website at www.redeemerpcawv.org.
Church offers rides to services
POCA -- Harmons Creek Nazarene Church, located on Poca River Road, is offering rides to anyone living in the areas of Poca River Road, Rocky Fork or Harmons Creek and would like to attend services. The church operates a bus that is equipped with a handicap lift.
To arrange a ride, contact Pastor Ed Dameron at 304-925-7837 or assistant pastor David Patrick at 304-776-5824.
Get 'Fit in Him' set for Milton church
MILTON -- Milton Baptist Church invites everyone to exercise their body and spirit from 10 to 11 a.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays at the church.
The exercises can be done by beginners, and the class aims to be a fun, enriching experience for participants. If you have been thinking about starting to exercise, this could be the class for you.
Church offers evening services on Sundays
MILTON -- Church in the Valley, located at 1173 James River Turnpike, Milton, is now offering a service at 6 p.m. on Sundays. All are welcome to worship.
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