Church News – 1/17/2020

Published 8:38 am Friday, January 17, 2020

— The Community of Christ will have a one-day Life (Leading Intentionally for Eternity) Leadership workshop from 9 a.m.–3 p.m. on Jan. 25. The workshop will focus on your aspirational ambitions and equipping area leaders to serve the community. The speaker will be Marcus Williams, PT, DPT, MBA, who is from Ironton. Cost is $20, go to for tickets and information. The church is located at 308 Ellison St., Ironton.

— The Community of Christ invites everyone to attend Peacekeepers on the first and third Wednesdays of each month in the fellowship hall. There will be a meal, a lesson and an activity. The church’s worship schedule is Sunday school at 10 a.m. and worship service at 11 a.m. It is located at 308 Ellison St., Ironton.

— Ironton First Church of the Nazarene hosts open 12-step meetings at 6 p.m. on Tuesdays. Please enter via the Pleasant Street entrance or through the back door.

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— The Mt. Pleasant FWB Cemetery Fund is having a fundraising drive for the upkeep of the cemetery. It is maintained only through donations and the group is asking for support from those that have loved ones buried in the cemetery. Donations can be sent to Mt. Pleasant FWB Cemetery Fund, c/o Michele Layne, 211 Township Rd. 1156, Chesapeake, OH, 45619.

— Myrtle Ridge Cemetery is seeking donations to pay for mowing and general upkeep of the cemetery. If you have loved ones buried there, or own a lot, please send donations to Sharon Skaggs at 2791 State Route 217, Kitts Hill, OH 45645.

—The Perkins Ridge Cemetery Association is accepting donations to help with mowing expenses, which can be mailed to Debbie Hayes at 8609 State Route 217, Scottown, OH 45678.

— South Point Christian Church has a food pantry on the last Thursday of each month with dinner beginning at 6:30 p.m. All families in need are welcome.

— Christian Faith Outreach, a Pentecostal church in South Point, hosts church services in the banquet room at Southern Hills Inn every Sunday at 7 p.m., with prayer at 6:30 p.m. Bible study takes place on Tuesdays at South Point Giovanni’s at 7 p.m. A Family Fun Night is held monthly. Pastor is Ricky Jenkins.

— Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church, located at the corner of South Fourth and Mulberry streets in Ironton, has Sunday school at 9 a.m., Sunday morning worship service at 10:45 a.m. and Sunday Bible studies at noon and 7 p.m.

— Trinity Assembly of God is offering a Celebrate Recovery course at 6 p.m. every Tuesday. Those wanting to overcome habits or hang-ups are invited to attend. The church is located at 111 Lincoln St., Coal Grove. For more information, call 740 818-6035 or