Freed2Lead Ministries will sponsor a two-day “Miraculous Healings and God’s Trauma Team” workshop Friday, May 10, at 6:30 p.m. and Saturday, May 11, at 10 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. at Comfort Inn and Suites, located at 334 Caroline St. in Orange, with host leader Jennifer Gordon-Campbell. The theme will be “Jehovah Rapha: The Lord, Our Healer” based on Psalm 147:5. Participating ministers will include Evangelist Sharon Tatum, Evangelist Carolyn Merritt, Apostle Mona White, Apostle Elizabeth Hines, Minister Sherise Newell and Minister Tracy Mariner. For more information, contact Apostle Jennifer L. Gordon-Campbell at (724) 685-1655 or email@example.com.
LAKE ORANGE PARENT/CHILD FISHING DAY
A parent/child fishing adventure sponsored by Mountain View Community Church will take place Saturday, May 11, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Lake Orange. The event is free and open to parents and children with a valid fishing license. Fishing will take place from 8 to 11:30 a.m. followed by a barbecue lunch and awards for the most, biggest and smallest fish.
SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTIST EVANGELISTIC MEETINGS
Orange Seventh-day Adventist Church will hold a series of evangelistic meetings on the subject “Questions I Would Ask God” Sunday, May 12 to Saturday, May 18, at 7 p.m. each night. Guest speaker will be Rick Lobate, who served as a pastor for 30 years before transitioning into a ministerial supervisory role. The church is located at 212 Peliso Ave. in Orange. For more information, call (540) 308-9406 or visit www.orangeadventist.org.
EMANUEL BAPTIST MOTHER’S DAY
Emanuel Baptist Church will celebrate Mother’s Day on Sunday, May 12, at 11.a.m. Minister Cynthia Johnson, M. Div., of Mount Olive Baptist Church, Centreville, will deliver the morning message. All are welcome.
WILDON GROVE FAMILY AND FRIENDS DAY
Wildon Grove Baptist Church will celebrate family and friends day Saturday, May 18, at 3 p.m. with a concert by Chris Lewis, an art show, games and a dedication ceremony. The church is located at 6820 Wildon Grove Road in Gordonsville.
MT. HOLY PASTOR INSTALLATION
Mount Holy Baptist Church invites the community to celebrate the installation of the church’s new shepherd, Pastor Kevin Poole, Sunday, May 19, at 3 p.m.
MT. PLEASANT SCHOLARSHIP SERVICE
Mount Pleasant Baptist Church, located at 629 Lahore Road in Orange, will hold a service for its scholarship fund Sunday, May 19, at 3 p.m. Guest preacher will be the Rev. Walter Bryant of Mount Pisgah Baptist Church, Tanners, accompanied by his congregation. Dinner will be served following the 11 a.m. service. All are welcome.
UNION BAPTIST PASTOR ANNIVERSARY
Union Baptist Church, located at 312 Cobb St. in Gordonsville, will celebrate the fifth pastoral anniversary of Pastor James Copeland Sunday, May 19. Pastor Halliard Brown Jr. will preach the 11 a.m. service. Guests for the 3 p.m. service will be Apostle James Ragland and his church family. Lunch will be served following the 11 a.m. service. All are welcome. For more information, call 832-5293.
GRIEF SUPPORT REGISTRATION
Orange Baptist Church is offering GriefShare, a grief recovery support group open to anyone who has lost a loved one. Samantha Reynolds will be the facilitator. Registration will take place Sunday, May 19, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the church and will offer participants a chance to meet Samantha, pick up a workbook, ask questions and enjoy refreshments. The first group meeting will be Sunday, June 2, from 2 to 4 p.m. For more information, call 672-2996 or visit www.griefshare.org and enter postal code 22960.
MT. PISGAH USHERS DAY
Mount Pisgah Baptist Church, True Blue, invites the community to attend its usher program Sunday, May 26, at 3 p.m. Guests for the service will be the Rev. John Ferguson and the congregation of St. John’s Baptist Church, Midland, with choir music from the Unified Harmonisers.
GUMC SOUP NIGHT
Gordonsville United Methodist Church, located at 407 N. Main St. in Gordonsville, hosts a free soup night the last Wednesday of each month at 6:30 p.m.
CEDAR GROVE REVIVAL
Cedar Grove Church of the Brethren will hold revival services May 29-31 beginning at 7 p.m. nightly. Guest speaker will be Doug Goucenour. The schedule of special music is as follows: Wednesday, The Boys of the Brethren; Thursday, Joe McAlister; Friday, Tommy Wood; Sunday, The Ford Sisters. A homecoming service will take place at June 2 at 10:30 a.m. Lunch will be served following the homecoming service. All are welcome. Cedar Grove is located south of Ruckersville.
WBRBA SCHOLARSHIP DEADLINE
Wayland Blue Ridge Baptist Association scholarship applications are due June 1. Applicants should make sure to fill out the entire form, visit the website, www.waylandblueridge.org/FORMS, and attach all required documents. Applications must be postmarked no later than June 1. Late or incomplete applications will not be considered.
ROSE PARK VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL
Rose Park United Methodist Church, Madison, will hold vacation Bible School June 2-6 from 6 to 8 p.m. nightly. The theme is “Faith! Boldness! Kindness! Thankfulness! And Hope!” Preschool children through rising fifth-graders are invited to attend. For more information or to register, visit “MRPUMC” on Facebook.
MEGA SPORTS CAMP
Mountain View Community Church will sponsor “Mega Sports Camp” June 10-14 from 9 a.m. to noon each day at Booster Park in Orange. The camp is open to children ages 6-11 and will include flag football, soccer, cheerleading and kickball. Registration is required no later than May 20 and can be completed at bit.ly/2MVEVENTS. The cost is $30 per child. Snacks will be provided.
MT. HOLY VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL
Mount Holy Baptist Church will host vacation Bible school June 12-14 from 6:15 to 8:30 p.m. each night. In addition, a cookout will be held to celebrate the end of vacation Bible school June 15 at noon. All are welcome to enjoy food, games and Bible lessons. The deadline for registration is May 31. Transportation is available. For more information, call 661-2948.
WBRBA ANNUAL SESSION
Wayland Blue Ridge Baptist Association will hold its 130th annual session beginning Saturday, July 13, at 4 p.m. with a pre-opening celebration featuring speaker Bishop Herbert H. Jackson, worship leader the Rev. Charles W. Wormley and the Mount Zion Spotsylvania choir. The 130th session will continue July 16-19 at the WBRBA center, located at 15044 Ryland Chapel Road in Rixeyville. Sponsorships and advertisements are available for businesses and organizations. The first deadline for ads is May 24. For more information, call or text 661-2013 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
For those concerned about a loved one’s drinking, there is help in Al-Anon. The group provides support for family and friends of alcoholics and meets each Thursday night at 7:30 p.m. at Orange Presbyterian Church, located on the corner of Main and Caroline streets. For more information, call 672-5696.
CRAIGS BAPTIST SERVICES
Craigs Baptist Church is located at 14123 W. Catharpin Road in Spotsylvania. Sunday morning worship is at 9:30 a.m. and Sunday school begins at 11 a.m. The church has programs for all ages including AWANA, Centershot, WMU and a women’s bible study. For more information, visit www.craigsbaptistchurch.org.
LIVING WATER CLINIC
Living Water Community Clinic provides free medical, counseling and spiritual care to eligible patients Thursday evenings from 5 to 8 p.m. The clinic is located at 32345 Constitution Highway, Suite H, Locust Grove, in Locust Grove Town Center. For more information or to request an appointment, call 854-5922.
COTLG EVENING SERVICE
Church of the Living God will hold a 3 p.m. evening service every first and third Sunday. The church is located at 13268 James Madison Highway, Orange. For more information, contact Pastor Debra Yarde at (434) 305-9641.
ADDICTION AND RECOVERY SUPPORT
Church of the Living God will host an addiction and recovery discussion group every Tuesday at 7 p.m. The church is located at 13268 James Madison Highway, Orange. For more information, contact Pastor Debra Yarde at (434) 305-9641.