NEW HOPE CELEBRATION
NEW HOPE CELEBRATION—Members of New Hope Baptist Church met recently to celebrate Black History Month with a fellowship meal and program of history facts, including many from nationally-renowne Full Story
World Day of Prayer program here Friday
World Day of Prayer 2012 will be observed by Christians in over 170 countries on Friday, March 2. Locally, the service will be hosted by First Presbyterian Church, 1600 Alcoa, at 10 a.m. with a luncheon to follow. Full Story
Grace Ladies Aid sets garage/bake sale Saturday
The Ladies Aid of Grace Lutheran Church, located on the corner of Wilcox and Bell, will hold a garage/bake sale on Saturday, March 3 from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. “This is an annual fund raiser for the group,” said Mickey Meadors, spokesperson. Full Story
Stephen Chapel sets 123rd anniversary event
GAUSE— Stephen Chapel AME Church, 422 East US 79 in Gause, invites the public to its 123rd church anniversary and 38th annual Family & Friends Day program at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 18.
Special guest will be Rev. Revell Simpson, pastor of Wayman Chapel AME Church of Temple. Full Story
Rockdale Christian sets garage sale, movie event
Rockdale Christian Church will hold a church- wide garage sale in fellowship hall from 8 a.m. until noon Saturday, March 3 with proceeds to go to the church youth program. Full Story
RSBC women’s Bible study held weekly
The ladies ministry of Rising Star Baptist Church invites all women to attend Bible study at 9:30 a.m. each Sunday at Rising Star Church, 1022 Texas Street in Rockdale.
Topics through April 22 will be “Lies Women Believe,” presented by Lisa Dennis. For more information contact Dennis, 512- 657-3972, or Jo Ann Bradford, 446-3242. Full Story
Annual Rising Star golf event March 24
Rising Star Baptist Church will hold its annual Golf Classic on Saturday, March 24 at Blackhawk Golf Course in Pflugerville. Registration will start at 11 a.m. with tee time at 1 p.m., according to spokesperson Jo Ann Bradford. Proceeds from the tournament go to the church’s building fund. Full Story
‘Team Impact’ coming to Marlow Church
Marlow Baptist Church is hosting Team Impact, a free family event, on April 13-15, starting at 7 p.m. each evening, according to Monica Helms, spokesperson.
Team Impact is a group of worldclass athletes, including champion power- lifters, previous WWE wrestlers, and former NFL football players who travel the globe with a message of hope, using demonstrations of astounding strength. Full Story
RCS thrift store volunteers listed
Member churches supply volun- teers to work at Heavenly Treasures thrift store serving the needy. Following are dates for March: Full Story
Aglow Lighthouse to hear Brassfield
Rockdale Aglow Community Lighthouse will meet Thursday, March 8 for fellowship and refreshments at 6:30 p.m. and a speaker at 7 at Rockdale General Store, 1201 W. US 79. Full Story
Patience + kindness
FAITH LOOKS UP
I n the 13th chapter of Corinthians the Apostle Paul tells us that the greatest thing in the world is love. And he defines love as patience plus kindness. Full Story
The Rockdale Reporter Church Directory
The local and area church information alternates each week.
ADINA CHRISTIAN CHURCH: interim minister; Bible school, 9:45 a.m.; Sunday worship, 10:30 a.m. BARN CHURCH OF MILANO: 733 Holdiness Lane; Chad and Sherry Lagrone, pastors; Sunday services, 11 a.m. “No Barriers.” Full Story