Church News – April 26th, 2017

New Beginnings yard, bake sale Saturday

New Beginnings Assembly of God, 1317 Narrow Passage Road, is having a yard sale and bake sale Saturday, April 29 beginning at 8 a.m.


Pancake breakfast at Solomon’s Mission Saturday

Solomon’s Mission will hold a pancake breakfast fundraiser on Saturday, April 29 from 7:30-11 a.m.

Breakfast will consist of pancakes, scrambled eggs, choice of bacon or sausage and juice, coffee or water. Cost is $7 for adults and children over 12. Children under 12 eat for $3.

Solomon’s Mission is located at 592 Lowe Street, Buchanan. All proceeds will go toward support of Solomon’s Mission.


Youth celebration at Rising Mount Zion Baptist Church

On Sunday, April 30, at 11 a.m., Rising Mount Zion Baptist Church of Eagle Rock will celebrate youth in the community through word, song and dance. Letitia Marshall of Transforming Word Ministries will speak and there will be displays of talent by other youth. Refreshments will be served following the program. The community is invited to join in this great celebration. For more information, call 884-3640.


Cloverdale Church of the Brethren Thrift Shop

The thrift shop has a large selection of spring and summer clothes for the entire family; also shoes for everyone. Women’s shorts and capri pants are just $1. The shop is open each Saturday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.


Andrew Chapel Cemetery donations sought

Mowing season is here and donations for the maintenance of the Andrew Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery are welcome. Donations may be sent to Andrew Chapel Cemetery Fund at P.O. Box 998, Buchanan, 24066. No contribution is too small and all are greatly appreciated.


Cow Bell Service at Mt. Joy

Mt. Joy Church of the Brethren will hold a Cow Bell Service on Saturday, April 29, at 7 p.m. The church is located 2565 Buffalo Road, Buchanan. Everyone is welcome.


Trinity UMC chicken barbeque


Trinity United Methodist Church will hold their Civil War Reenactment Weekend chicken barbeque on Saturday April 29 from 12-2 p.m., eat in or take out.

Adult meals are $8 and children’s meals are $5. The adult meal includes half of a chicken, barbeque beans, slaw, drink and dessert. The children’s meal includes a hot dog, barbeque beans, slaw, drink and dessert. Proceeds will support local missions. The church is on Main Street in Buchanan.


Pierce Chapel yard sale Saturday

A yard sale at Pierce Chapel Church is being planned for April 29. Pierce Chapel is located four miles north of Fincastle on Timber Ridge Road.

The sale will be held from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Spaces will be available for $5 each and sellers must provide their own tables. Bake sale items will be available on the grounds.

Interested parties are encouraged to call (540) 520-9647 (Lesylie Johnson) or (540) 915-2348 (Leslie Clemmer). Rain will cancel.


Limestone Park BBQ, yard sale April 29

Limestone Park in Buchanan will have its annual Beef BBQ from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. April 29. A yard sale will be held from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Spaces are available for $15. Call Tom Moore at 529-5290. A car wash, sponsored by the swim team, starts at 10 a.m.


Wheatland Lutheran yard sale


Wheatland Lutheran Church is having a yard sale from 7 a.m.-2 p.m. on Saturday, April 29, rain or shine. There will be clothing, collectibles, housewares, yard items, furniture and maybe some antiques. Food will be available. Proceeds will benefit Youth Programming. The church is located at 1560 Wheatland Road, Buchanan.


St. Mark’s UMC yard/bake sale

St Mark’s United Methodist in Daleville will have a church-wide yard/bake sale in the Family Life Center on Saturday, April 29 from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. The St. Mark’s “Mark Out Cancer” Relay For Life team will be offering breakfast and lunch items for purchase.

“Come join us to find that next treasure you have been looking for; enjoy fellowship and food, and take home a homemade bake good for later. We hope to see you there!” a team member said.


Troutville Baptist yard/bake sale

Troutville Baptist Church will hold its annual yard sale from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, April 29. The sale will include clothing, household items, furniture and more. There also will be a hot dog and bake sale. The church is at 5520 Lee Highway in Troutville.


Fundraiser May 6 in Troutville

Troutville Assembly of God will have a yard sale and bake sale from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, May 6. Sausage biscuits and coffee will be available for breakfast; and hot dogs, chips and drinks for lunch. This is a fundraiser for Vacation Bible School. The church is at 188 Conner Lane; from Troutville, Rt. 11 to Stoney Battery Road to Conner Lane.


Fincastle UMC chicken barbecue

May 13

Fincastle United Methodist Church will have a chicken barbecue dinner Saturday, May 13. It will be held from 4-7 p.m. at the VFW Hall, 4902 Roanoke Road, Daleville. The menu is half a barbecued chicken with Percy Bolton’s special sauce, homemade potato salad, baked apples, roll and drink. Homemade desserts will be available for purchase. Tickets are $10 and must be purchased in advance by calling 473-2969.


Springwood Cemetery needs donations

Springwood Baptist Church Cemetery needs donations for mowing and other maintenance that the cemetery requires.

Anyone wanting to make a donation can do so by sending a check to Springwood Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, 88 Copps Hill Road, Buchanan, 24066.


Daleridge ‘Friends and Family Day’

May 7

Daleridge Church of Christ “Friends and Family Day” on May 7,  9:30-11:30 a.m. Lunch provided.


Hustle for Hunger 5K Run/Walk for Rise Against Hunger May 6

St. Mark’s United Methodist Church’s Hustle for the Hungry 5K Timed Run/Walk will be held on Saturday, May 6 at 9 a.m. at Greenfield Park, rain or shine.

The goal is to raise enough funds to pack over 31,000 meals for Rise Against Hunger at 29 cents per meal at the church’s annual fall meal packing event. Hustle for the Hungry provides a family-friendly, fun and competitive way to accomplish this goal, while raising awareness of the hungry.

Timing for 5K runners will be provided by Run Roanoke. Individual runner registration is $29, the same amount to pack 100 of the Rise Against Hunger meals. Individual walker registration is $15. Running or walking families are $45.


Individual registrations received at the church by April 20 will include a T-shirt and family registrations received by that date will include two T-shirts. Registrations received after April 20 will not include T-shirts; however, they may be available for purchase on race day for $10.

For more information or to register, go to or pick up a registration form at St. Mark’s UMC, 19 Cedar Ridge Drive, Daleville. Payment may be made online, by mail, or in person at the church.

Businesses, other churches, or individuals are welcome to sponsor the event. Sponsors will have their name listed on the back of the shirts and in other advertisement. To be a sponsor, the donation must be received by April 10. If you would like to be a sponsor, contact the church at 992-3030 or at


Hustle of the Hungry is sponsored by the church’s TAME committee, which stands for That All Might Eat. Besides the Rise Against Hunger meal packing event, the TAME committee helps those locally by contributing both food and funds to the Botetourt Food Pantry, the Botetourt Resource Center, and the Roanoke Rescue Mission.

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