Datebook

If your church, ministry, or non-profit organization has an upcoming community or outreach event, let us know by filling out the event submission form.

Event Categories

Concerts

Dad’s Place, at 4238 Highway 68 East in Benton, hosts a Christian music open mic night the first and third Friday and second and forth Saturday of each month. Singers are welcome to bring a track or instruments. For more information, call 270-354-5088.

The West Kentucky Gospel Music Association will be holding concerts Thursday, May 2 through Saturday, May 4, at 7:00 each evening. Concerts will be held at Park Avenue Baptist Church, located at 3345 Park Avenue in Paducah.

The Tribute Quartet will be in concert Thursday, May 16, at 6:30, at Canton Baptist Church in Cadiz, at 423 Boyds Landing Road in Cadiz.

The Moreheads will be in concert Saturday, May 18, at 6:00, at First Assembly of God, at 111 Sutton Lane in Mayfield.

Michael Combs will be in concert Sunday, July 28, at 9:30 a.m., at New Salem Baptist Church in Nortonville, Kentucky. For more information, call 270-836-5261.

Revival, Homecoming, and Other Services

Bellview Baptist Church, at 4875 Old Mayfield Road in Paducah, is hosting the “Splash of Joy” ladies event on Saturday, April 27. Dinner will be served at 5:30 and the program will begin at 6:30. For more information, call 270-556-6242.

Woodlawn Church, at 3402 Benton Road in Paducah, is hosting a women’s conference Saturday, May 4, beginning at 9:00. Guest speakers will include Wanda Chase and Ashlyn Kippert. Workshops will be led by Teale Fackler, Pat Page, Bernice Belt, Lynn Loyd, and Becky Wright. Registration is $20 and includes lunch. For more information, visit www.mywoodlawnchurch.com.

Community

The Second Annual Sawing Logs Chainsaw Competition will be held Friday, May 3 and Saturday, May 4, at Aurora Community Park. Carving will take place from 9:00 until 6:00 Friday and from 9:00 until 2:30 Saturday. An hour-long quick carve session will be held Saturday beginning at 3:00. The event will conclude with a live auction of the carvers’ works at 4:30. For more information, call 270-205-1501.

Educational Events

If your church, ministry, or non-profit organization has an upcoming community or outreach event, let us know by filling out the event submission form.

Fundraisers

The Run for Rest 5k and one-mile fun run to support The Bed Ministry of West Kentucky will be held Saturday, April 27, at Mike Miller Park in Draffenville. Registration will begin at 8:00, the 5k will begin at 8:30, and the one-mile fun run will begin at 9:15. Proceeds will go toward providing beds, mattresses, and bedding to local kids and families in need. For more information, call 270-210-3052.

Life House Care Center, at 602 Poplar Street in Murray, is hosting a 5k color run Saturday, May 4. Registration begins at 7:00 and the run will begin at 8:00. For more information or to register, call 270-753-0700.

Cuba Masonic Lodge #644 is hosting a flea market Saturday, June 1, from 6:00 until 2:00, across from Cuba Fire Department, located at the intersection of highways 94 and 303. Spaces will be available for $10 to anyone who would like to set up for the flea market. Proceeds from the purchase of flea market spaces will benefit area schools and charities. For more information, call 270-328-8723.

Cedar Bluff Baptist Church in Princeton is holding a Bible drive. 32,000 Bibles were donated in 2018 and this year’s goal is 35,000. New and used Bibles are accepted and monetary donations can be made toward the purchase of new Bibles. Donations can be mailed to Cedar Bluff Baptist Church, Attention: Bible Drive, PO Box 105, Princeton, Kentucky 42445. For more information, call 270-339-8542 or 270-625-4162.

Support Groups

Celebrate Recovery
Celebrate Recovery is a 12-step Christ-centered recovery meeting program for anyone who struggles with hurts, habits, or hang-ups.

Dexter Baptist Church – Dexter, KY
76 Church Street
Tuesday evenings from 5:30 until 7:00
270-625-0176

Grace United Methodist Church – La Center, KY
325 West Kentucky Drive
Thursday evenings from 7:00 until 9:00
270-665-5195

Hope Harbor Church – Murray, KY
2771 Highway 94 East
Tuesday evenings from 6:30 until 8:00
270-753-6695

Mayfield First United Methodist Church – Mayfield, KY
214 South 8th Street
Tuesday evenings from 5:15 until 7:00.
270-705-2769

Gamblers Anonymous
Gamblers Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from a gambling problem.

First Christian Church – Paducah, KY
415 Audubon Drive
618-570-4882

Reformers Unanimous
Reformers Unanimous is a biblically based, Christ-centered recovery program designed to rescue, recover, and restore those trapped in addictive behaviors.

Eastwood Baptist Church – Murray, KY
2191 Highway 94 East
270-753-1834