Churches

Week of March 28


Published: Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 1:55 p.m.
Last Modified: Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 1:55 p.m.

Fundraiser

Gainesville Church of God by Faith will host a car wash and fish dinner and garage sale.

The fundraiser will be held from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. April 6 at the church at 735 SE 15th St. The cost of the dinner will be $7.

Proceeds will benefit the church's annual Academic Scholars & Graduate Luncheon to be held on April 27 at the Paramount Plaza Hotel.

For more information, call 352-376-1610.

Easter play

4 Him Alone Community Ministry will present "The Life of Christ," a cantata that will detail some of the chronological events in the life of Jesus Christ.

It will be held at 6 p.m. Friday at Mount Carmel Baptist Church at 2505 NE 8th Ave. The price of admission is one bag of nonperishable food.

For more information, call 352-870-5481.

Easter celebration

Spirit of Faith Christian Center will host its annual City-Wide Easter Celebration.

It will be held at 11 a.m. Sunday at the Phillips Center on the University of Florida campus. Doors will open at 10:15 a.m. Child care will be provided for ages 1–10 and the LifeSouth bloodmobile will take donations.

Featured will be musical and theatrical performances and also candy, costumed characters, a fire truck, bounce houses and more.

For more information, call 352-505-0192 or vistit www.sofccg.org.

Resurrection Day

Emanuel Baptist Church will celebrate Resurrection Day.

Services will be held Sunday beginning at 6 a.m., followed at 9:30 a.m. with Sunday School and the 11 a.m. worship service featuring an Easter program by the youth.

There will be an Easter egg hunt and other goodies distributed following the morning worship service.

Good Friday

PASSAGE Family Church will host its annual Good Friday Servive.

It will be held at 7 p.m. Friday at the church at 2020 NE 15th St.

For more information, call 352-336-8686 or visit www.passageministries.org.

Sunrise service

Mount Moriah Baptist Church will host an Easter sunrise service.

It will be held at 8 a.m. Sunday at the church at 718 SE 11th St. A breakfast benefit will follow the service. Tickets are $10.

The annual Easter program will be held at 11 a.m Sunday, with recitations and skits.

For more information, call 352-372-0505.

TDC Ministries

TDC Ministries International Inc. will host the 2013 Fresh Fire Revival and the 2013 Kingdom Promotion Gospel Explosion.

The revival will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday at Antioch United Holiness Church at 2516 NE 8th Ave. The speaker will be Pastor Denise McGinnis-Brown of Hagios Ministries Inc. in Gainesville.

The gospel explosion will be held from 6-8:30 p.m. Saturday at the D.R. Williams Fellowship Hall at 618 NW 6th St. Featured will be comedy, a DJ, rapping, singing, stepping and more. Also, a 26-inch flat-screen TV will be given away.

For more information, call 352-792-8844.

Seven sayings

The Breakfast Ministry will host "The Seven Last Sayings of Jesus on the Cross."

It will be held at 7 p.m. Friday at Friendship Baptist Church at 426 NW 2nd St.

The speakers will be: Missionary Keith Smith of St. Peter Baptist Church in Archer, Pastor Eddie Crews of Third Bethel Baptist Church in Rochelle, Elder Ralph Fayson of New Covenant Church in Gainesville, Pastor Ricardo George of Mount Nebo United Methodist Church in Alachua, Elder Joseph L. Williams III of We Can Do All Things Through Christ Outreach Ministries in Gainesville, Pastor Edward Starling of Third Bethel Baptist Church in Rochelle and the Rev. John Ellis of Johnson Chapel Baptist Church in Gainesville.

For more information, call 352-870-3105.

Good Friday

New Bibleway Baptist Church will host a Good Friday service.

It will be held at 7 p.m. Friday at the church at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church at 2611 NW 68th Ave.

The speaker will be Pastor Courtney Bryan of Mount Olive Baptist Church in High Springs.

Easter service

The Rising Sun Lodge No. 10 Affiliate of the Prince Hall Masonic Lodge will host its annual Easter sunrise service.

It will be held at 6:30 a.m. Sunday at Greater Liberty Hill United Methodist Church at 7600 NW 23rd Ave Breakfast will be served.

The speaker will be the Rev. James D. Johnson, pastor of Greater Liberty Hill.

Pastor's appreciation

Hagios Ministries Inc. will host a pastor's appreciation for Pastor Denise McGinnis-Brown.

Services will be held at 7 p.m. April 5-7 at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church at 2611 NW 68th Ave.

The speakers will be: April 5, Pastor Winter Brown of Overcomers Through Christ Ministries Inc. in Gainesville; April 6, Pastor Linda King of Showers of Blessings Harvest Center in Gainesville, and April 7, Apostle Austin Lancaster of Rohi Ministries in Gainesville.

For more information, call 352-256-3464.

Easter services

Pleasant Plain United Methodist Church will host an Easter sunrise service.

It will be held Sunday at 7:30 a.m., followed by breakfast at 8:30 a.m. and the Easter program at 9:30 a.m. at the church at 1910 NW 166th St. in Jonesville.

For directions and more information, call 352-472-9384, 352-665-4066 or email mlgriner@yahoo.com.

Easter

Jerusalem Church of God by Faith will host an Easter sunrise service and its annual Easter service.

The sunrise service will be held Sunday at 6 a.m. with the Easter service at 11 a.m. at the church at 1230 NE 156th Ave. in the Monteocha community.

For more information, call 352-485-1388.

5th Sunday Union

The Gainesville District Churches of God in Christ will host the "5th Sunday Union."

Services will be held at 7 p.m. Friday at Body of Christ Church of God in Christ in Lake Butler and Sunday at 9:30 a.m. (Sunday school) and 11 a.m. (morning worship) at Williams Temple Church of God in Christ at 628 NW 7th Ave. in Gainesville.

For more information, call 352-377-7726.

Easter

Greater Bell United Methodist Church will host an Easter sunrise worship service.

It will be held at 6:30 a.m. Sunday at the church at 21316 N. State Road 235 in Brooker. On Sunday at 11 a.m., the Greater Bell congregation will worship at Freedom United Methodist Church at 19420 N. County Road 225 in the Louise community.

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