St. Timothy Lutheran Church,: 900 Lawndale Lane, off of Corridor G, will have a worship service with Holy Communion and a children's Christmas program at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. A Christmas Eve worship service with Holy Communion will be held at 4:30 p.m. Monday. A Candlelight Service with emphasis on families and children will be featured. A Christmas Eve Worship with Holy Communion will be held at 7 pm. Christmas Eve and will include a traditional Christmas Eve candlelight service. For more information, call the church at 304-343-0424 or visit www.sttimothy.com
.Fisher Memorial Church: will present a Christmas play titled "The Misplaced Christmas" at 6 p.m. Sunday at the church, located 1/2 a mile on Dudden Fork Road off Goldtown Exit of Interstate 77.The New Covenant Missionary Baptist Church,: 1404 First Ave., will hold its annual Christmas Day Worship Service at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the church.
Mount Vernon Baptist Church,: 2150 Mount Vernon Road, Hurricane, will have a Christmas Eve Service with candlelight and communion at 5 p.m., Tuesday. The Rev. Ron McClung, senior pastor, invites area residents and visitors to attend.Randy Gifford Promotions: presents the Fifth Annual 2012 "New" New Year's Eve Gospel Sing from 7 p.m. to midnight on Dec. 31 at Riverside High School. Admission is free. Call to worship is 6:30 p.m. Featured singers will be The Harbor Master's Quartet, The Lancaster Family, The Brighterside Quartet, the Praisemen, Brothers in the Cross and Ron Pauley, pianist. There will be special guests throughout. Concessions will be available. For more information, call 304-542-9790.Jewel of a New Year's Eve Gospel Sing: will be held from 7 to midnight, New Year's Eve, Monday, at Flood of Faith, Sandyville, by the post office. Singers will be Living for Him from Sissonville; Tom Conhenour from Willow Hill, Pa.; and other singers.King of Glory International Ministries,: 302 Delaware Ave, will have a New Year's Eve Service at 10 p.m. Monday at the church. Speaker will be Evangelist Janet Hairston, Heart of God Ministries of Beckley. Pastor is Tina M. Beatty.Abundant Life Ministries,: 1534 Washington St. E., will have a New Year's Eve Concert and Praise Party at 10 p.m. on Monday. For more information, call the church at 304-342-0058, ext. 8 or www.AbundantLifeWV.com
.Glasgow Church of the Nazarene: will be having a New Year's Eve Gospel Sing at 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 31 at the church. The Laborers Quartet will be featured. The sing will dismiss before midnight so everyone can bring in the New Year. The church will also be serving refreshments following the service. For more information call 304-561-5501 or visit www.glasgownaz.org
;;;;Fisher Memorial Church: will have its New Year's Eve Service from 8 p.m. to midnight Dec. 31, The Rev. Delbert Hawley will speak around 9:30 p.m. The Choraliers, Jordan River Boys, Freeman Newhouse, Lathey Family, The New Life Singers, Saving Grace, Fisher Memorial Church Quartet and Choir will sing. A fellowship and refreshments hour will be held from 10 to 11 p.m. Participants will return to the Sanctuary for the remainder of the service at 11 p.m. Midnight fellowship and family prayer at the altar, along with the tolling of the church bells will be held. The church is located 1/2 mile on Dudden Road off Goldtown Exit of Interstate 77, 18 miles north of Charleston.The Believers: will be singing at 7:30 p.m. at a service on New Year's Eve, Dec. 31, at Lone Oak Church of God Mission, located on W.Va. 34, Red House Hill.Miscellaneous
Living Waters Family Worship Center,: 514 Fifth Ave., Montgomery, will host "Friday Night Live" at 7 p.m. Jan. 4 with special guest speaker Pastor Jacquelyn Queen from Remnant Christian Center, Riverdale, Md. For information, call 304-545-2835.The Kanawha Creation Science Group: will meet at 7 p.m. Jan. 3 at the South Charleston Public Library to watch the DVD "The Age of the Earth, Part 1 of 2" by Dr. Kent Hovind. To get to the library at 312 Fourth Ave. in South Charleston, take the Montrose Drive exit off of Interstate 64 and turn right. Turn left at MacCorkle Avenue and then left again at the next traffic signal (Ashby Avenue). Bear right on Ashby Avenue and then left on D Street. Proceed to Fourth Avenue and the library will be on the left as you go through that intersection. The library has assigned Room A, however, check the arrow sign in the lobby as you enter. For more information, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
, phone Brock at 304-343-2406 or visit www.kcsg.us
Squire Parsons: will appear in concert at 7 p.m. Friday at First Baptist Church of Standard, Paint Creek Road. Call 304-595-5548 for information.Special services:
Good Shepherd Free Will Baptist Church,: 5470 West Pea Ridge Road, Huntington, will have Sunday school at 10 a.m. followed by a morning worship service with Pastor Jason C. Black at 11 a.m. Sunday. The evening worship service will be held at 6 p.m. with the church singers or choir singing. Pastor Jason C. Black will preach. The prayer meeting and youth group meeting will be held at 7 p.m. on Wednesday.The Upper Kanawha Valley Minister and Deacons Fellowship: will hold its Fourth Sunday Fellowship service at 7 p.m. Sunday at Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church of Carbondale. Speaker will be Minister Charles Mullins. Minister Mullins is an associate of Mount Zion.Items for Church Activities may be submitted by mail to The Charleston Gazette, 1001 Virginia St. E., Charleston, WV 25301, or faxed to 304-348-1233. Notices will be run one time free. Please include a contact person's name and a daytime telephone number. Information will not be taken by phone. The deadline is noon Thursday.