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Aug. 17

Episcopal Church of the Epiphany

On Saturday from 5:30-7 p.m., Church of the Epiphany will be at the Cumberland University Community Picnic. We'll have a table, tent, Epiphany pens, and maybe some other sweet treats or other giveaways to show love to our local college students. Epiphany t-shirts have arrived. Stop by during the week to pick yours up or you can get them this Sunday, Aug. 18. If you are an usher or would like to be, come to the Usher's Training this Sunday, Aug. 18, at 9:15 a.m. On Sunday, Aug. 25, at 9:15 a.m., there will be Acolyte and Eucharistic Minister Training. Morning worship service with Holy Eucharist is each Sunday at 10:30 a.m. The Church of the Epiphany is located at 1500 Hickory Ridge Road, Lebanon. 615-444-7336

Aug. 18

Corinth Church of Christ

Betrayal -- whatever the form -- can be one of the most difficult things to deal with in life. It can shake our lives to the very foundation. Join us this Sunday when we discuss how to "Storm Proof" our lives against betrayal. Our Bible Study begins at 9 a.m. and worship begins at 10 a.m. You can find us on Facebook at @corinthcoc.

First United Methodist Church

The sermon series "A Fruitful Life" will go until Aug. 25. Worship meets Sunday at 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. with Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. Lead Pastor, Rev. Ryan Bennett will deliver the sermon. First United Methodist Church is located at 415 West Main Street in Lebanon, 615-444-3315. Services are also available on YouTube.

Dickerson Chapel Homecoming

Dickerson Chapel will celebrate homecoming on Aug. 18. Guests for the day will be New Shiloh and Pastor Jeffrey Maynard at 11 a.m. Starr of Calvary and Pastor J.R. Clemmons at 3 p.m.

Sept. 1

Bartons Creek Baptist Church

The community is invited to a special celebration service at 1 p.m. Sept. 1 for the church's 170th anniversary featuring a message from Dave Shelley of the Wilson County Baptist Association, a slideshow of historical photos and testimonies highlighting the church's rich history. The church is located at 1530 Bartons Creek Road in Lebanon.

Sept. 21

Yard Sale

Lebanon First United Methodist Church will hold a yard sale September, 21 from 7 a.m. until 2 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 22 from 8 a.m. until noon in the gym at the church, 415 W. Main Street. Donations are accepted. No clothing, baby furniture or exercise equipment will be accepted.

Ongoing Events

Grace Baptist Church

Men who struggle with addiction are invited each Tuesday at 6:45 p.m. in the fellowship building of Grace Baptist Church in Hartsville. It's a free meeting to focus on God's grace in recovery and open to any kind of addict at any stage. A meal will be served, followed by an informal one-hour study. Call or text 615-374-1695 for more information.

Celebrate Recovery

Celebrate Recovery, a Christ-centered 12-step recovery support group for overcoming hurts, hang-ups and habits, meets each Thursday from 7-9:30 p.m. at Fairview Church at 1660 Leeville Pike in Lebanon. For more information, call ministry leader Tony Jones at 615-972-6151.

Life Church

A free dance exercise class will be held each Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. in the youth center at Life Church at 3688 Hwy. 109 in Lebanon. The class is for all ages and fitness levels. For more information, visit lifechurchfamily.com.

Cornerstone Baptist Church

Sunday school is each Sunday at 10 a.m., followed by worship at 11 a.m. at Cornerstone Baptist Church. For more information, call 615-453-0288 or 615-237-3715.

Mishkan Lugar De Adoracion

Services, including youth services, are each Wednesday at 7 p.m. at Mishkan Lugar De Adoracion at 288 Trousdale Ferry Pike in Lebanon. Ministries services are each Friday at 7 p.m. General services are each Sunday at 11 a.m. The pastors are Franklin and Blanca Mejia. For more information, call 615-487-4240.

Lebanon Cumberland Presbyterian Church

Sunday school starts at 9:45 a.m. with worship and children's church at 8:30 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. each Sunday at Cumberland Presbyterian Church at 522 Castle Heights Ave. in Lebanon. Youth Bible study for seventh through 12th grades begins at 5 p.m. with Bible study at 6 p.m. On Wednesdays, youth meet at the church at 7 p.m., and adults meet in community groups at the church and in host homes with varying meeting times. The senior pastor is Kevin Medlin, youth minister is Kevin Twilla and worship leader is Matthew Grow. For more information, call 615-444-7453 or visit lebanoncpchurch.org.

Gladeville United Methodist Church

Heritage worship begins at 8 a.m. with intersect worship at 10:15 a.m. each Sunday at Gladeville United Methodist Church at 8770 Stewarts Ferry Pike in Gladeville. Brad Holliman is pastor. For more information, call 615-444-0566 or visit gladevilleumc.org.

Leeville United Methodist Church

Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m. and Bill Owens will deliver sermons each Sunday at 10:45 a.m. at Leeville United Methodist Church at 7019 Hickory Ridge Road off Highway 109.

Mending Fences Cowboy Church

A cowboy church in Lebanon, Mending Fences Cowboy Church meets each Sunday at 10 a.m. at 1081 East Old Laguardo Road, near the intersection of State Route 109 and Highway 70. For more information, call 615-268-2716.

LaGuardo Christian Methodist Episcopal Church

Services start each Sunday at 8 a.m. at LaGuardo Christian Methodist Episcopal Church at 306 Woods Ferry Road in the LaGuardo community.

Hobson Pike Baptist Church

Worship services begin Sunday with Sunday school at 9:30 a.m., followed by worship at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. at Hobson Pike Baptist Church at 3525 Hobson Pike just off S. Mt. Juliet Road. Seth Rone serves as pastor.

Love's Way Community Church

Pastor Johan McGregor will bring a message Sunday at 10 a.m. at Love's Way Community Church. Love's Way offers meaningful worship, ushering in the presence of God, singing mainly contemporary Christian worship music and a mix of traditional hymns from time to time. Children's ministry is available. Love's Way meets at its new location at 310 Coles Ferry Pike. Call 615-453-5777 or visit loveswaycommunitychurch.com for more information.

Westland United Methodist Church

Westland United Methodist Church is a church committed to welcoming all people from all backgrounds. Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m. for all ages with worship following at 10:30 a.m. During the school year, there are mid-week activities, as well. Westland is at 110 Dawson Lane in Lebanon. For more information, visit westlandumc.org or call the office at 615-444-0776.

First Baptist Church in Lebanon

Worship services will begin Sunday at 10 a.m. at Lebanon First Baptist Church. All services will be in the church sanctuary at 227 E. Main St. in Lebanon. More information is available at fbclebanon.org or by calling 615-444-3330.

First Presbyterian Church

First Presbyterian Church, a Christian center of worship in Lebanon since 1910, will meet Sunday for a contemporary service in the chapel at 8:45 a.m. and a traditional service in the sanctuary at 11 a.m. Sunday school classes meet at 9:45 a.m. for all ages. Members are reminded to bring items for the Timberline ministry. Communion is celebrated the first Sunday of each month. For more information, call the church at 615-444-1360 or visit fpclebanon.org.

Tuckers Crossroads United Methodist Church

Adult coffee and fellowship, along with Sunday school for children, begin Sunday at 9:45 a.m. at Tuckers Crossroads United Methodist Church. Worship service will be at 10:45 a.m.

West Haven Baptist Church

Sunday school begins at 8:45 a.m. with worship at 10 a.m. at West Haven Baptist Church. The prayer team meets each Sunday at 8:25 a.m. in the sanctuary for a time of prayer and reflection. Worship includes music, fellowship for all and children's worship. The church is at 5860 Lebanon Road in Lebanon. Call 615-613-4202 or the prayer line at 615-547-7729 for more information. Services are on Charter Channel 6 Sundays at 5 p.m. Visit westhavenbaptistchurch.com for more information.

Unity Church

Pastor Kenneth Bowen will present a message Sunday at 11 a.m. Also, hear Bowen live on WANT 98.9 with "Call on God today" each Sunday morning from 9:30-10 a.m. for gospel music. The church is at 222 Cainsville Road in Lebanon. Call 615-202-8451 for more information.

Grace Bible Church

Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m. and worship service at 10:30 a.m. at Grace Bible Church at 255 Franklin Road in Lebanon. For more information, call 615-449-4156.

Immanuel Baptist Church

Services will be Sunday at Immanuel Baptist Church in Lebanon. Celebration Worship will be at 8:30 a.m. in the sanctuary with Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. At 11 a.m., the Gathering Worship will be in the Life Center with Homecoming Worship in the sanctuary at Immanuel Baptist Church at 214 Castle Heights Ave. in Lebanon.

Lost and Found Church

The Sunday morning service times at Lost and Found Church at 215 McGregor St. in Lebanon have changed. Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m. and worship service begins at 11 a.m.

Lebanon First Presbyterian Church

First Presbyterian Church of Lebanon disciples' class meets Mondays at 6 p.m. in the chapel for a time of intense Bible study.

Responding 12-Step Recovery

Responding 12-Step Recovery meetings will be each Monday at 7 p.m. The 12-step recovery program is Bible based and takes the traditional 12 steps of Alcoholics Anonymous and looks at a biblical view of true recovery through the word of God. For meeting location and more information, call Robert at 615-559-2867.

Covenant Fellowship Church of the Nazarene

A free weekly divorce care seminar and support group designed to help divorced men and women will be Mondays from 6:30-8 p.m. through Nov. 14 at Covenant Fellowship Church of the Nazarene at 101 Faulkner Lane in Mt. Juliet. Those who attend will receive practical information that will help them deal with the challenges of divorce and gain hope for the future. For more information, call 615-758-7001.

West Hills Baptist Church

Mid-week Bible studies and prayer meeting, as well as children's classes and activities, are Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. at West Hills Baptist Church. The youth meet at 6:35 p.m. for a time of Bible study, fellowship, activity and missions education. West Hills Baptist Church offers many education opportunities each week, including Precept Bible study and missions work. The church is at 1240 Leeville Pike in Lebanon.

Leeville United Methodist Church

Wednesday night Bible study begins at 6:30 p.m. at Leeville United Methodist Church at 7019 Hickory Ridge Road.

Mount Olivet Baptist Church

Family fellowship meal is each Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. at Mount Olivet Baptist Church at 7463 Hickory Ridge Road in Mt. Juliet. The cost is $5 per person or $15 per family. Reservations are encouraged by calling the church at 615-444-2390. The first meal is free. Children, youth and adult activities follow the meal. Email the church at mobc@mtolivetbaptist.com. Mount Olivet offers a food pantry and coat closet each third Wednesday of the month. For more information, contact the church at 615-444-2390, mobc@mtolivetbaptist.com or @MtOlivetBC on Twitter.

Lebanon First Baptist Church

Free adult English language classes will continue each Wednesday at 6 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Lebanon. Free childcare will be provided. For more information, call 615-443-7375.

Missing Rib ministry

The Missing Rib ministry -- a new ministry for widowers -- will meet the first and third Thursdays of each month at 7 p.m. at The Roast Coffee House at 216 S. Maple St. in Lebanon. Call Steve Wheeley at 615-513-9062 for more information.

Life Church

A free fitness class will be held each Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at Life Church at 3688 Hwy. 109 in Lebanon in the youth center. The class is for all ages and fitness levels. For more information, email info@lifechurchfamily.com.

Disciples Class

Disciples class meets each Monday at 6 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church in Lebanon for intense Bible study.

Knitting Group

A knitting group meets each Tuesday at 2 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church in Lebanon to make items for the Veterans Affairs Hospital and Project Joy.

Food ministry

From the Heart: A Blessed Hope Food Ministry Inc. will provide free meals every Thursday beginning Nov. 7 from 5-8 p.m. at Bairds Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 19138 Central Pike, Lebanon.

Unity of Music City

Welcome to Unity of Music City, a Center for Spiritual Transformation. This Center exists to support your desire for spiritual growth and positive change. Join us on Sundays at 11 a.m. and expect an incredible experience of great music, friendly people, a welcoming atmosphere and Truth taught with warmth, humor and clarity. For more information, please check out our website: http://www.unityofmusiccity.com/. Call 615-847-7480. Unity of Music City, 4319 Saundersvile Rd, Old Hickory.

A Course in Miracles

A Course In Miracles: The course's understanding of forgiveness as the road to inner peace and the remembrance of God is unique among world spiritualities, and we hope that this will help you decide whether the spiritual path of A Course in Miracles is for you. Classes meet each Sunday at 9:45. Unity Music City, 4319 Saundersville Rd, Old Hickory. 615-847-7480.

Job seekers

College Hills Church of Christ is hosting Job Seekers, a ministry that helps the unemployed and underemployed. The ministry is available every Monday from 6-7 p.m. Contact the church at 444-9502 for more information.

The Gospel Project

First Baptist Church Lebanon is offering The Gospel Project, a multigenerational Bible study for children, students and adults. The curriculum examines the breadth of the Bible. The Bible study is offered each Sunday at 8:45 a.m. For more information call 444-3330 or visit www.fbclebanon.org.

First United Methodist Church Women's Bible Study

Women's Bible Study: Sunday Nights, Beth Moore study "When Godly People Do Ungodly Things" from 5-7 p.m. All are welcome.

Food Pantry

Mt. Olivet Baptist Church has a food pantry available for those that have a need. It will be open the third Wednesday night of each month from 5-6:30 p.m. and is for all Wilson County residents. Please call 444-2390 with any questions.

West Hills Baptist Church Women's Bible Study

Women's Bible study will be each Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. at West Hills Baptist Church. The group is studying the book of Jonah. All are welcome.

First United Methodist Church clubs

Piecemakers Quilt Club meets on the second Thursday of each month at First United Methodist Church. Call 497-4262 for more information. Knitting & Prayer Shawl Ministry meets every Wednesday morning at 9:30 in the Craft Room of the Family Life Center. Sit n Stitchers meet every Saturday from 9-11 am in the Craft Room of the Family Life Center. Call 443-2354 or 444-1182 for more information. Everyone is welcome to worship and all activities.

Monthly Reiki Healing Circle

The Reiki Academy at New Life Spiritual Center in the home of Rev. Krista Kaine, and Reiki Master, Teacher Davidlee Slate is held from 6-10 p.m. at New Life Spiritual Center, 318 Estate Drive, home of Rev. Krista Kaine in Mt. Juliet. If questions: email newlifespiritualcenter@yahoo.com or phone 615-212-9881. Or visit Facebook: New Life Spiritual Center - Mt. Juliet.

Weekly Meditation Group

A weekly meditation group will be held on Wednesdays from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at 318 Estate Drive, home of Rev. Krista Kaine (New Life Spiritual Center) in Mt. Juliet. Love Offering accepted. If questions: email newlifespiritualcenter@yahoo.com or phone 615-212-9881. You can also visit Facebook: New Life Spiritual Center - Mt. Juliet.

Overcomers Bible Study

Brother Leonard Diebold is teaching a Bible class each Tuesday morning in the chapel of Joseph's Storehouse from 9-10 a.m. Join the group as they search God's word to discover how to walk in faith. Classes are held at Joseph's Storehouse, 1960 S. E. Tater Peeler Rd., Lebanon. Call 615-453-5777 for more information or visit loveoneanotherembassy.com.

Love Television Ministry

Love Television Ministry is produced by Love One Another Embassy under the direction of Pastor Bob Evans. Love Television broadcasts Christian television programs from the Middle Tennessee area. Presently they are sharing information about Joseph's Storehouse Food Ministry, as well as other local ministries. The Love Television programs can be seen on cable channel 6 Sunday at 7:30 a.m., and again on Tuesday and Thursday at 7p.m. The CTN broadcast time is Sunday at 4 p.m. For information, call 615-453-5777 or visit loveoneanotherembassy.com.

Women's Exercise Group

A women's exercise group meets each Thursday at 6 p.m., using the "Body Gospel" by Beach Body as a workout program, at West Haven Baptist Church at 5860 Lebanon Road in Lebanon. Call 615-613-4202 or visit westhavenbaptistchurch.com.

G.R.O.W. at Westland United Methodist Church

G.R.O.W. will be held Wednesday nights beginning at 5:30 p.m. with fellowship dinner. At 6:15 p.m., adult small groups, youth ministry, children's ministry and music ministry will meet.

Tutoring Ministry

Westland United Methodist Church will hold weekly tutoring meetings Tuesday nights. They will be held at WUMC from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m.

Praise Team and Choir Rehearsal

Westland United Methodist Church will hold weekly praise team rehearsal at 6:15 p.m., and chancel choir rehearsal at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday nights.

Youth Group

Westland United Methodist youth group will meet Sunday nights at 6 p.m. until 7:30 p.m.

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