Special services

Pilgrim Baptist Church, 1520 Martin Luther King Drive, will have its annual Women's Day program at 3 p.m. Sunday. Connie Webb, minister from Mt. Horeb Church in Metropolis, Illinois, will be the guest speaker. Music provided by Mt. Zion Baptist Church Choir.

Holy Week Services

Trinity United Methodist Church will have special services throughout Holy Week, beginning Sunday. Palm Sunday worship service begins at 10:30 a.m. with a triumphant processional commemorating the arrival of Jesus in Jerusalem, complete with palms. Maundy Thursday service begins at 6:30 p.m. with a dramatic presentation of Jesus in the garden and a replication of the last supper and foot washing service and communion. Good Friday, April 19, walk the ridge of crosses to the hill or enter the sanctuary and use this time for prayer, meditation and reflection. Join us Easter Sunday, April 21, 10:30 a.m. as we celebrate the resurrection of Jesus. All services held on the campus located at 6125 Blandville Road at the flashing yellow light.

First Christian Church of Paducah, 415 Audubon Drive, will have Maundy Thursday/Good Friday services on Thursday at 6:30 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall. For more information contact the office at 270-443-8251.

Easter Egg Hunts

Trinity United Methodist Church will hold its annual "The 'BIG' Hunt Event" on April 20 between 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. More than 7,000 Easter eggs will be hidden on the hill below the crosses at the campus located at 6125 Blandville Road. This is a community event for children ages toddlers through 5th grade. Lunch free of charge and a short devotional is provided after the hunt. Age level areas will be marked for toddlers, preschool and kindergarten and elementary school age for safety in hunting.

There will also be a "GLOW IN THE DARK" Egg Hunt for community kids middle school grades 6th through high school in the evening during the hours of 7 p.m. until 9 p.m. at the same location. Refreshments will be offered after the hunt. For more information call the church office at 270-534-9516.

New Bethel Baptist Church will have its annual Easter Egg Hunt for children from birth to 5th grade on April 20, starting at 11 a.m., on the church grounds. A light lunch will be served. The church is located between Benton and Harvey on Hwy. 58. For directions or more information call 270-527-3787.

First Christian Church of Paducah, 415 Audubon Drive, will hold its annual Easter Egg Hunt beginning at 2 p.m. Saturday. The Easter Bunny will make a special appearance.


First Christian Church of Paducah, 415 Audubon Drive, will have the monthly community breakfast from 8 to 10 a.m. Saturday in the Fellowship Hall.

St. Matthew Lutheran Church Lenten services will be held each Wednesday with a soup supper beginning at 6 p.m. and the Holden Evening prayer service at 7 p.m. For more information, contact Kathryn Riley 270-488-2414. The church is located at 2701 Broadway in Paducah.

First Liberty Baptist Church will have a fish dinner sale on Saturday at 926 South 12th St. Price is $10.

The West Kentucky Christian Alliance will sponsor the 2019 Easter Spring Festival on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Dolly McNutt Plaza. Scheduled speakers and musicians are Don Young, Reggie LaFave, and many more. Bring your lawn chair and enjoy the music, speaking, food and booths all day. For information, call 270-994-3230.

Pam Tebow, mother of former NFL and current pro baseball player Tim Tebow, will be the featured speaker at First Baptist Church of Paducah's Spring Fling today. Doors to the church's Great Room will open at 6 p.m., with a social hour with heavy appetizers. At 7 p.m. Kendra Robinson will lead the service before Pam Tebow takes the stage. Tickets are $28 and may be purchased through First Baptist Paducah's Facebook page or by calling 270-442-2728.

"We Saw Him First" Women's Conference will be May 4 beginning at 9 a.m. at Woodlawn Church, 3402 Benton Road. Fee is $20 per person with registration deadline on Sunday, April 14. The conference will feature Dereck Lee, comedian, actor, magician; Wanda Chase, pastor and founder of Back to Basic Outreach; and Ashlyn Kippert, associate pastor and founder of Stepping In Ministries. For more information, phone 270-442-7713.

Kentucky Lake Cowboy Church will feature the movie "The Passion of the Christ" on its free movie night beginning at 6 p.m. Sunday. The church meets at the Kentucky Opry, 68 Chilton Lane, off U.S. 641 near Draffenville. Free popcorn and drinks.

The Women's Ministry of Bellview Baptist Church will host a "Splash of Joy" beginning at 5:30 p.m. April 27 at the church located at 4875 Old Mayfield Road, at the intersection of Bleich and Old Mayfield roads in Paducah. Dinner starts at 5:30 and this year's guest speaker is Sheri Thrower, a multi-award winning music educator, whose children's choirs have also received awards and national recognition. She is also the author of the book "My Will Be Done." Tickets are $20 per person. Payment, along with the name of the person attending, must be remitted to Bellview Church by April 21. For additional information, contact Carolyn Martin at 270-816-3477.

St. Matthew by the Lake Church, 3966 U.S. 641 North, near Draffenville, will have its community country breakfast from 7 to 9 a.m. Saturday. Cost is $5 for adults/$2.50 for children. All proceeds to benefit Marcella's Kitchen in Benton.

The "We Care Ministry" of Harrison Street Missionary Church will sponsor a free clothing giveaway on April 25 and April 26 from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. each day.

The Teen Challenge of West Kentucky will conduct an outreach session every Monday at 6:30 p.m. at Community Fellowship Church in Hickory, located on U.S. 45. This is a Christ-centered faith-based session for adults with hang-ups and habits. For information or directions to the church, call 270-804-8223.

Quilt Week Activities

St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church, 6th & Broadway, Paducah, will host a quilt display and sell meals on April 25 and 26 at the church during the annual AQS Quilt show. Cost is $10. Lunch served from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. daily. A children's meal and take-out orders will be available.

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