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‘Summer explosion’ auto and bike show ahead at Meadowbrook

Meadowbrook Baptist Church, 1401 Colorado Avenue in Rockdale, will host its second annual “Summer Explosion” auto and bike show Saturday, June 16 in the church parking lot.

Registration will be from 8 until 10 a.m. with awards at 12:20 p.m. Registration is $10 per entry on the day of the show.

The day will feature music, games, food and fun, according to Kevin Starr and Ryan Warner, event spokesmen. For more information: Starr, 512-760- 0166; Warner, 979-571-0800.

Murray Street Church sets VBS June 10-13

“All Aboard the Kingdom Express!”

That’s the theme for the Murray Street Church of Christ Vacation Bible School to be held from 6 until 8 p.m. Sunday through Wednesday, June 10-13.

“VBS is open to kids from age 4 to those entering the fifth grade in the fall,” said Tarrin Warren, organizer. “Refreshments will be served at the end of each session and a hot dog supper will be served Wednesday at 6 p.m. for all the family.”

For more details call 512- 446-2179. The church is located at 1301 Murray Street. Visit mscofc@gmail.com.

FGCC supporting Project Hope Center

Forest Grove Christian Church is collecting money for Project Hope, the new Christian pregnancy center in Rockdale, located next door to The Rockdale Reporter.

Anyone who would like to fill a baby bottle (or 2 or 3) with change, dollars or checks is asked to sign up at the church. Collection period will be from Mother’s Day through Father’s Day.

These bottles will be taken to the Project Hope Center.

Erwins to lead revival at Milano First Baptist

MILANO—Evangelist Dennis Erwin and family will lead a revival May 20-23 at First Baptist Church in Milano.

The Sunday, May 20 service will start at 11 a.m. and the services on the next three nights will begin at 6 p.m.

For more information call 512- 455-2281.

Men’s breakfast held each second Tuesday

An ecumenical Christian men’s breakfast fellowship is held from 7 to 8 a.m. each second Tuesday, the location rotating between several local churches.

Next breakfast will be held on June 12 in the fellowship hall of Apostolic Faith Church, 400 West Davilla Street. The event incudes breakfast, a short devotion and fellowship.

All men of the Rockdale area are invited.

Thrift store volunteers announced through May

Member churches supply volunteers to work at the Rockdale Christian Ser v ices Heavenly Treasures thrift store serving the needy.

May 16-17, First Christian; May 18, Mt. Zion Baptist; May 22, Tuesday Volunteers; May 23-24, Cowboy Church; May 25, Grace Lutheran; May 29, Tuesday Volunteers; May 30-31, St. John’s Methodist.—Judy Brown, volunteer chair

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 RSBC, 1022 Texas Street. For more information call Lisa Dennis, 512-657-3972, or Jo Ann Bradford, 446-3242.


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