Church briefs

Camden Church Recognizes Pastor’s 25th Anniversary

On Sunday, July 8, the First Southern Baptist Church of Camden presented Pastor Greg F. Jackson and his wife Renee with a special gift recognizing their 25th year in Camden. The Jacksons have two married children and four grandsons.

Summer ice cream social

Eaton United Church of Christ, 113 W. Decatur St. will host the annual Summer Ice Cream Social on Saturday, July 21, from 5-7 p.m. The menu will be: Sandwiches (creamed turkey, sloppy joe & hot dog); soups (potato & chicken noodle); side dishes (potato salad, baked beans, apple salad, broccoli salad, deviled & pickled eggs); homemade ice cream (vanilla, chocolate, strawberry & peanut butter); fruit pies and cake.

Visitation CC Community Dinners

Visitation Catholic Church, B.V.M., 401 East Main Street, Eaton, has announced its monthly community dinners for 2018, will be on the following days: July 26, Aug. 30, Sept. 27, Oct. 25, Nov. 29, and Dec. 27. The meals are held usually on the last Thursday of the month in the church hall, to the rear of the church. The hall, which is handicap accessible, may be entered off the parking lot. There is no charge for the meal. Anyone is welcome. Questions, call 456-3380. Meals are served from 4-5:30 p.m. in the church hall.

Camden church adding additional service

The First Southern Baptist Church in Camden has added an 8 a.m. worship service on Sundays. The regular schedule of 10:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. will remain the same.

CUMC breakfast

Camden United Methodist Church’s “All You Can Eat Breakfast,” will be held the fourth Saturday of every month, 7-11 a.m. Cost is $6.

Gospel Light Baptist Church

Gospel Light Baptist Church has announced the following service times: Sunday School 9:15 a.m., Morning Worship, 10:30 a.m., Evening Worship, 6 p.m. and Wednesday Kids AWANA Clubs and Worship, 7 p.m. Gospel Light Baptist Church is located at 1407 N. Barron St. (Next to McDonald’s). For more information contact the church at 937-409-2903 or visit