Church briefs: 8-1-12

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First United Methodist holds
annual Chautauqua event
This marks the 26th year of Chautauqua at Frankfort’s First United Methodist Church.
All programs will begin at 7 p.m., with the first program in the sanctuary. The remainder of the series’ programs will be held in Asbury Hall of the Wesley Center.
On Aug.5, the Capital City Community band, under the director of noted Frankfort musician Tom Brawner, returns to lead off the series.
On Aug. 12, Friends of the Groom, a Cincinnati based Christian theater group, will perform.  On Aug. 19, the Chautauqua Summer Choir and Friends will add a visual touch to their performance with movie clips from 20th century Oscar-winning cinema. On Aug. 26, the Penny Loafers will round out the series with music from the 1950s.
First United Methodist Church is located at 211 Washington Street in Frankfort. For more information, contact 502-227-7430.

Glensboro Christian
Church hosts Ladies Day
Glensboro Christian Church, located on Highway 44 west, will host its fifth Ladies Day on Aug. 18. Doughnuts and coffee will be served at 9:30 a.m.
The day’s activities will get under way around 10 a.m. and conclude about 3:30 p.m. This year’s theme is “You’ve Got ‘PURSE’-onality.” As there will be a “purse parade,” everyone is encouraged to make or bring a purse that describes individuals’ personalities. There will also be a guest speaker, special music by Daughters of the King, games, prizes, drawings and a fried chicken lunch. All activities and food are free.
Call or email a RSVP to one of the following by Aug. 15 to be entered in the special pre-registration drawing: Linda Shouse at lshouse1@att.net or 502-604-0515; Marna Bollinger at 502-839-5360 or Jane Boggs at janeboggs@roadrunner.com or 502-598-9370.

New Hope Baptist announces
upcoming events
New Hope Baptist will host a homemade ice cream fellowship Aug 5. at 7 p.m.
Event organizers ask for individuals to bring their favorite type of homemade (or store bought) ice cream to share. Activities include corn hole, washers and fellowship.
The Generation Plus will go to see the play “Annie” at the Derby Dinner Playhouse on Aug. 8. The group will leave the church at 10 a.m. The cost is $37, which includes a lunch buffet.
The church will hold a watermelon fellowship Aug. 12 at 7 p.m. There will be a watermelon seed spitting contest, corn hole and washers. The church will go to Heritage Hall on Aug. 15 to visit the elderly and will take bananas, provide worship and fellowship. The group will leave the church at 10:30 a.m.
Call the church with any prayer needs at 873-1707. New Hope Baptist is located at 3825 Tyrone Pike in Versailles.