Cloverdale Thrift Store open Saturdays
Cloverdale Church of the Brethren Thrift Store has fall and winter clothes for the entire family, and lots of Christmas decorations and gifts. Sweaters are only $1.50. The store is in need of women’s tops and children’s clothes. The store is open Saturdays from 9 a.m. to noon.
Springwood Food Pantry open November 18
The Springwood Baptist Food Pantry will be open on Saturday, November 18 from 9-10:30 a.m. The pantry is located at 88 Copps Hill Road, Buchanan. This pantry is a drive-through pantry, so clients may remain in their cars and volunteers will load the food for them. The pantry is open each month on the third Saturday from 9-10:30 a.m. It is a partner with Feeding America Southwest Virginia and anyone in need of food is invited.
Trinity UMC Family Movie Night – ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’
Trinity United Methodist Church is showing the movie “It’s a Wonderful Life” on Saturday, November 18. Doors will open at 6 p.m. and the movie will begin at 6:30. Bring a favorite non-alcoholic beverage to enjoy with the free popcorn and free ice cream sundaes. Trinity UMC is located at 19637 Main Street, Buchanan.
Solomon’s Mission Christmas Bazaar November 18
A Christmas Bazaar will be held at Solomon’s Mission at 592 Lowe Street, Buchanan, on November 18 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Vendors include Pampered Chef, Thirty One, Lick Run Creations, Hunt & Chase, homemade items, Mary Kay and many more. Lunch will be available for sale.
First Baptist Church of Fincastle to celebrate the Rev. Montie E. Brown Sr. 18th pastoral anniversary
The First Baptist Church of Fincastle family will be celebrating the 18th pastoral anniversary their pastor, the Rev. Montie E. Brown Sr. on Sunday, November 19, during the 11 a.m. service. He is a Man of God who continues to make a difference in the church as well as the community. First Lady Sis. Carolyn Brown serves as a support to the ministry also while serving in various capacities in the church. They both are an inspiration to all whom they meet. Minister Dollie Adams, Associate Minister, will be delivering God’s message for this glorious occasion. Everyone is invited.
Community Thanksgiving service in Buchanan
The Buchanan Area Ministerial Association (BAMA) will sponsor a community Thanksgiving worship service on Sunday, November 19 at 6 p.m. at Buchanan Presbyterian Church. Pastor Leonard Southern of Lithia Baptist Church will bring the message. All are welcome.
Thanksgiving meal at Springwood Baptist Church
Join the community Sunday, November 19, for service at 11 a.m., followed by a Thanksgiving meal. Bring your favorite vegetable and dessert to share. Turkey, gravy, and dressing will be provided by the church.
Troutville churches to hold Thanksgiving service
All are invited to Troutville Church of the Brethren on November 19 for a community Thanksgiving service at 4 p.m. Mark Childers from Cave Rock Baptist will be the speaker. Other participating congregations are Ebenezer United Methodist and Troutville Baptist. Light refreshments will be served afterwards. The church is located at 5133 Lee Highway in Troutville.
Special services at Pleasant Hill Baptist
Pleasant Hill Baptist will be hosting the annual Thanksgiving Service and Pie Fellowship on Sunday, November 19 at 5 p.m.
Pleasant Hill Baptist will also be hosting the Christmas Celebration and Nativity Service on Sunday, December 10 at 11 a.m. The children and youth will perform with the PHBC Choir and Handbell Choirs.
On Monday, December 18, PHBC will be hosting the FLOURISH Homeschool Christmas Concert at 6:30 p.m.
Pleasant Hill Baptist will be holding a Christmas caroling event on Wednesday, December 20 as groups head out to local nursing homes to share some Christmas joy! Please meet at PHBC at 5:15 p.m.
Friday, December 22, the PreK and Elementary Children’s Christmas Party will be held from 1-3 p.m. at PHBC. All are welcome to this fun event.
PHBC will be holding a Candlelight Christmas Eve Service on December 24 at 5 p.m. All are invited to these and any services at Pleasant Hill.