Religion briefs published June 01, 2017

Published 4:52 pm Wednesday, May 31, 2017

—Mt. Freedom Baptist Church, located at 100 South Lexington Avenue in Wilmore will host a Vacation Bible School for children pre-K through fifth grade from 6 to 8 p.m. on June 5-9. For more information, please call 858-3422 or visit our website at

— Nicholasville Apostolic Church will host Pentecost Sunday on June 4. More information can be found at

—The new pastor at Edgewood Baptist Church, Rev. Samuel Schmidt will be visiting Edgewood on June 3 and 4 to meet the church family and friends. Everyone is invited at 10:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 4 when Rev. Schmidt will be preaching at the morning service. 

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—“Intercessors for America” will meet on the last Tuesday of each month from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. on the Jessamine County Courthouse lawn beginning in April and through the warmer weather. For more information, contact Pastor Terry Moore at 553-3563.

—A prayer meeting will be hosted every Wednesday at 10:45 a.m. at Sonlight Fellowship Church of God at 216 E. Oak St. Everyone is welcome.

—Women’s Bible study will meet Thursday mornings from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the Nicholasville Salvation Army, located at 205 South 1st Street. If you have any questions, you may call or text Kim Ball at 859-227-1153

—Saint Athanasius Orthodox Church, 100 Lime Lane, offers free bread from Panera Bread to families and individuals in need in the Nicholasville area every Sunday from 12:30 to 1:15 p.m.

—Providence Christian Church, 101 Providence Way, hosts a “Bodies in Motion” low-impact exercise class every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 10 to 11 a.m.

—Walking With Love’s Laundry Love ministry is offered every third Tuesday of the month at 5 p.m. at Wildcat Laundry, 630 Edgewood Drive.

—Walking With Love Food Pantry at 220 Edgewood Drive is open from 12 to 2 p.m. and from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. every Wednesday.

—Free meal offered from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Saturday at 303 W. Maple Street in the Community Center of Nicholasville United Methodist Church. To gain information about volunteering or donating, please call the church office at 859-885-4481 and inquire about Manna Meals.

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