Old Concord UMC Homecoming

Homecoming services will be held at Old Concord Methodist Church in Columbia on Sun., Sept. 28 at 10:00 a.m. The Sneed Family will be singing and a potluck meal will be served at noon.


Melson Ridge Church Fish Fry/Raffle

Melson Ridge Church will have a Fish Fry & Raffle on Saturday, Sept. 27th.  The cost is $7.00 per plate. For more info. call 270-566-2862.


Community Revival Sept. 29 - Oct. 5


A Community Revival with 7 churches will be held in southern Adair County beginning, Monday, Sept. 29 - Sunday Oct. 5, at 6:30 pm nightly. Services will be held at a different church with a different speaker each night.

Schedule is as follows:

Monday, Sept. 29: Bro. Lonny Karnes will be preaching at Breeding United Methodist Church

Tuesday, Sept. 30: Bro. Larry Lemmon will be preaching at Chestnut Grove Christian Church

Wednesday, Oct. 1: Bro. James Miles will be preaching at Antioch United Methodist Church

Thursday, Oct. 2: Bro. Larry Lemmon will be preaching at Harrodsfork Baptist Church

Friday, Oct. 3: Bro. Darrell Landis will be preaching at Redlick United Methodist Church

Saturday, Oct. 4: Bro. Jeff Eastham will be preaching at Sparksville Church of the Nazarene

Sunday, Oct. 5: Bro. Troy Elmore will be preaching at Sparksville Baptist Church



Bybee Family Needs Assistance Due To Fire


An Adair County family lost everything in a mobile home fire on Fri. night, Sept. 19th, at 711 Mack Street. The Ethel Bybee family lost all their possessions and clothing.  Also staying with Ethel was her daughter and her family. 

The following items are needed if anybody would like to make a donation to this family.

Name:                        Pants                  Tops:           Shoes:

Ethel Bybee                11-12                  Med             8.5 or 9
David (Cecil) King       34/30                  Med              10
Melissa King                18                      Large            8-9
Ayden King                 6-9 months         4 diapers
David Cecil King Jr      12-18 months      5 diapers       5-6

Any items for the home would greatly be appreciated, including household items, and furniture.  Items may be dropped off at the Judge's office in the Annex.

For more info. call 270-384-4703.



Operation Christmas Child Speakers at Mt Carmel UMC


Angelia Seng and Grace Arnold will share their passion to change the lives of orphans and children around the world thru the Samaritaint's Purse Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Ministry at Mount Carmel United Methodist Church on Sunday, Sept. 21 at 11:00 a.m.  

Angela is a recording artist from Elizabethtown.  Her recent single, "Boxes Made for Shoes," was inspired from the shoebox ministry.  Grace, a CU junior, is from Campbellsville and has volunteered at the Boone, North Carolina Shoebox Distribution Center with her parents numerous times.

For more information on how you can participate in Operation Christmas Child go to