Religious services and events
June 4, 2021
Alva Church of God
Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m. and worship at 10:30 a.m. with Pastor Nathan Braudrick. Alva Church of God is located at 517 Ninth St. in Alva and can be found on the web at http://www.AlvaChurchOfGod.org.
Sunday: Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m. and morning worship is at 10:30 a.m. Evening worship begins at 5:30 p.m. Young adults gather at 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday: Wednesday services include 7 p.m. Bible Study, and youth group also meets at 7 p.m.
Alva Friends Church
Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m .; coffee and donut fellowship at 10:10 a.m .; worship at 10:30 a.m. However, all of our in-person meetings have been temporarily postponed. These will resume once the CDC gives the go-ahead.
Alva Friends Church is on the corner of College Avenue and Center Street.
Barnes Street Church of Christ
Sunday worship services will be at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. (7 p.m. during daylight savings time). Visitors are most welcome to attend the worship services. For more information, contact Andrew Rhodes (327-3368) and Brian Gaddy (327-5130).
Bible Baptist Church
Are you looking for a church with honest worship and Biblical preaching? Come and visit Bible Baptist Church. We would be honored by your visit to our services.
Our Family Discipleship will start at 9:30 a.m. There are three graded classes for children, a teen class, and two adult Bible classes. Join us for a time of learning and fellowship. Family Discipleship emphasizes family learning and will provide the tools necessary to help parents teach the Bible to their children.
Our morning service begins at 10:30 a.m. This Sunday, we will continue our sermon series on the Book of Acts. Join us for this great study into the history of the first church.
Junior and Teen Impact, our student ministry for grades 6-12, meets at 5 p.m. Wise Guys, a character-based program for grades pre-K to third, is at 6 p.m.
Our evening service begins at 6 p.m. as we continue our study of the book of Acts.
Tuesdays: Celebrate Recovery meets from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Celebrate Recovery is a Christ-based recovery program to help provide a safe place to discover a Savior who can give freedom from hang-ups, hurts and habits. Everyone is invited to attend.
Wednesdays: Our Wednesday prayer meeting and Bible study starts at 6:30 p.m.
Make summer plans with us! We will be having a first-ever family camp June 17-19. Our Youth Week Extravaganza will be Aug. 2-6, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. for children in pre-K to fifth grade.
If you have any questions, please call the church at 327-1582 or Pastor John Clapp at 430-9219.
Capron United Methodist Church
Come visit us at the little church on the prairie. Church service at 9:30 a.m.
Cedar Grove Wesleyan Church
Pastor Nathan Hosier and the Cedar Grove family invite you and your family to come this Sunday to worship with us. Pastor Nathan will share a message of encouragement and standing firm in the world today. We will livestream the service if you are not able to come in person. Search for Cedar Grove on Facebook. We look forward to seeing you.
We are a country church that serves Christ and community with agape love. Come join us every Sunday for Sunday school at 10 a.m. Worship service will be at 11 a.m. We have a group study Sunday evening at 6 p.m. at the church. Our youth will meet on Wednesday at 6 p.m.
The church is located 7 miles west of Alva on U.S. Highway 64, turn north onto County Road 370, drive 10 miles to the S curve, and take half of the S and straight onto Major Road. The church is located 2 miles west on Major Road. Cedar Grove Wesleyan Church, 35021 Major Road, Alva, OK 73717.
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
The Alva Branch of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has returned to a full regular meeting schedule. Sacrament meeting (worship service) begins at 10 a.m., followed by regular second-hour meetings for children, youth and adults. Visitors are always welcome. The building is located at 1467 Thunderbird, Alva, next to the Alva Recreation Center. Anyone wanting to learn more about the church can contact the missionaries at 580-491-1501.
College Hill Church of Christ
College Hill Church of Christ is currently meeting only Sunday morning (9:30 class, 10:30 worship) and Wednesday night at 7 p.m. No Sunday afternoon service or meal.
Dacoma United Methodist Church
Everyone is welcome. Fellowship coffee and doughnuts are at 8:45 a.m. Worship service with Rev. Don Jones is at 9 a.m.
All visitors are welcome at Dacoma United Methodist Church, which is located at 900 Main St., Dacoma, Oklahoma. If you have a need, contact Rev. Don Jones at 580-541-8381.
eXtreme Youth Center
The eXtreme, located at 425 College Ave. in Alva, is a ministry of Hopeton Church. Students in sixth through 12th grade are invited to come hang out, play games, work on homework and enjoy time with friends after school from 3 to 5:30 p.m. The eXtreme is available to rent for parties and events. For questions, call 580-435-2400 or email [email protected]
First Assembly of God
Morning worship begins at 10:45 a.m. each Sunday morning. We currently do not have an evening service.
Our church is located at 904 5th St. We can be reached at 580-327-0894, and Pastor Donnetta Hunter can be reached at 580-571-4575.
At First Assembly of God, you are only a visitor once – after that, you are part of our family!
First Baptist Church
Notice: First Baptist will continue to livestream its services for the time being.
Sunday: 9:15 a.m. small groups, 10:30 a.m. morning worship with nursery provided.
Tuesday: Noon Brown Bag Bible Study. Bring your lunch and enjoy the fellowship.
Wednesday: 3 p.m. Sharing at Share Convalescent Home, 6 p.m. Youth (7th grade and up).
First Baptist Church is located at 714 College Blvd., Alva.
Visit us online at https://www.loc8nearme.com/oklahoma/alva/first-baptist-church/5831180/.
First Christian Church
Sunday: We will have services at 10:30 a.m. in the sanctuary. Worship will be both inside the sanctuary and online via Facebook live (www.facebook.com/FCCAlva). Guest speaker Dylan Whitely will bring the message. Patty Barker will be lay leader. Deacons will be Bryan Miller, Brandi Miller, Keli Woods, Lisa Parker. Becky Pingelton will bring the Children's Moments. Doris Roberts will lead Sunday school. Jason Gaisford will lead Worship and Wonder. Kayla Leeper will be in the nursery. Kade Parker and Kelly Parker will run the audio and video.
First Presbyterian Church
Sunday: Sunday school will be at 9:30; worship will be at 11 a.m. (with social distancing; masks are optional). Readings will be Genesis 3:8-15 and Mark 3:20-35. Rev. Ron Pingelton will bring the message “The Devil's Tools.” Liturgist will be James Bell.
First Presbyterian Church is at 628 Church Street. ALL are welcome.
First United Methodist Church
Located at the corner of College and Church and online at alvafumc.com, Sunday school for all ages resumes at 9:30 a.m. and worship begins at 10:30 a.m. We look forward to seeing you.
Gaisford Ministries/Midwest Healing Center Oklahoma
Healing and Miracle Services every Friday at 421 7th St., Alva, in the blue tin building from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Check us out on Facebook at Gaisford Ministries or call Nathan Gaisford at 580-430-9098 for more information.
Grace and Faith Fellowship
Grace and Faith Fellowship will resume in-person services this Sunday, Feb. 28. For more information, or to watch services online, please visit GraceandFaithFellowship.com.
Hopeton is a “come as you are” church! Located a few miles south of Alva on Highway 281, Sunday service starts at 10 a.m. Come early for coffee and fellowship. LIVE every Sunday morning on Facebook.
Donut and coffee fellowship is at 9:15 each Sunday morning, Bible study for ages 6 and up at 9:30, and worship begins at 10:30 a.m. Nursery is available for children under age 6 during worship. Missions lessons for ages 6 through fifth grade are held the second and fourth Sundays of the month.
Sacred Heart Catholic Church
The celebration of Holy Mass (Jesus in the Eucharist) is the source of our spiritual nourishment. Rev. Father Bala, Sagili Jesudas, is the parish priest (pastor) of Sacred Heart in Alva and its missions in Cherokee and Waynoka. You are welcome; be a part of the Sacred Heart Parish family.
Saturday: Waynoka services at Our Mother of Mercy Church include Sacrament of Confession at 4:30 p.m. and Holy Mass (Eucharist) at 5 p.m.
Sunday: Alva services at Sacred Heart Church include Sacrament of Confession at 8:15 a.m., Holy Rosary (1 and 3 Sundays) at 8:30 a.m., Holy Mass (Eucharist) at 9 a.m. Cherokee services at Saint Cornelius Church include Holy Rosary at 11 a.m. (all Sundays), Sacrament of Confession at 11:15 a.m., and Holy Mass (Eucharist) at 11:30 a.m.
For more information, call 580-327-0339 or log onto http://www.sacredheartalva.org.
Town and Country Christian Church
Sunday school will be at 9:30 a.m. and Sunday worship at 10:30 a.m.
Wednesday: Youth group will be held from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
We will continue to practice social distancing recommendations; we will also continue to stream on Facebook Live @ Town and Country Christian Church Facebook page. Town & Country Christian Church is located at 829 Church St. For more information, call Pastor Neal Gordon at 580-327-0811.
Zion Lutheran Church
Please join us on Sundays for Sunday school and worship with us at Zion Lutheran Church (Missouri Synod) at Third and Maple streets.
Sunday school (children and adults) begins at 9:15 a.m. Fellowship is at 10 a.m. Worship starts at 10:30 a.m. with Communion on the first and third Sundays. During Advent and Lent, Zion holds Wednesday services at 7 p.m.
Weekly Happenings: Weekday School (grades 4-6) meets on Wednesday at 3:30 p.m. Handbells practice Mondays at 5 p.m.
Monthly meetings: Pitch Group (first Sunday evening of the month), Ruth Circle (first Monday of the month at noon), LWML (first Tuesday of the month at 6 p.m.), Seasoned Saints (third Tuesday at 1 p.m.), Youth Group.
For more information about Zion Lutheran Church call 580-327-0510 or e-mail the church secretary at [email protected]