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The church’s Missionary Circle will collect canned foods and nonperishable items for local food banks through June 30. FMI, please contact Sis. Dora Raynor at 592-2394.
Disciples of Christ
A men’s health seminar will be held May 31, from 10 a.m to noon., at 1258 Cedar Point, Newton Grove. All men are invited. They will have a Spanish interpreter on site. FMI contact Jerry at 919-922-1633 Please join us for Vacation Bible School, Friday, June 6 from 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. and Saturday, June 7 from 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.. Lunch will be served. We will observe Men’s Day/Father’s Day June 15 during the 11 a.m. worship. We will recognize the academic, athletic and other accomplishments of students and members during the 2013-2014 school year on Sunday, June 22. Attire for the day is a t-shirt from your alma mater or your favorite college team. Everyone is cordially invited to our “Fruit of the Spirit Rainbow Tea” on June 28 at 5 p.m. in the Cedar Point Multipurpose Building. The purpose of this event is to provide scholarship funds for our Community Outreach and Christian Youth Fellowship Ministries. A $25 donation includes a catered meal. FMI 594-0115
Circle of Blessings
Dinner will be served every Tuesday, 5 p.m., at the old Scotchman store on Elizabeth Street in Clinton, across from Clinton Cemetery.
Circle of Blessings/Love of Christ/
Tim’s Gift ministries
Breakfast will be served on the first Saturday of each month at 9 a.m. at the old Scotchman store on Elizabeth Street in Clinton, across from Clinton Cemetery.
Pastor John T. Oliver and members of the church proudly announce the initial sermon of our sister Julynn McLymore Washington on Sunday, May 25 at 3 p.m. at First Baptist, 412, Johnson St., Roseboro. Please plan to join us on this blessed occasion as we anxiously await this upcoming service for the call of duty.
God’s Holy Temple
Raising the roof fundraiser will be held on May 31. Doors open at 5 p.m., program starts at 6 p.m., with $10 donation at the door. Located at 113 N. 4th St., Calypso NC 28325 Featuring Michael Boykin and the Mighty Voices and other guests.
The Hoppers, America’s favorite family of gospel music, and the Whisnants will bring an evening of inspirational praise and worship through song Saturday, June 21, beginning at 7 p.m. at the Duplin County Events Center, 195 Fairgrounds Drive, Kenansville. Doors open at 6 p.m. FMI, call 910-275-0009 or 910-290-1955.
Holly Grove DOC
May 24 at 11 a.m. quarterly conference. May 30-31 Men and Women Conference. June 8 at 3 p.m. the inspirational mass of Holly Grove will be celebrating their choir anniversary.
The Hopewell United Methodist Spirit Warriors Relay for Life team will hold an After the Relay Celebration and Memorial Walk Saturday, May 31, beginning at 6 a.m. with breakfast being served for $6. Event on the church grounds, 4641 Church Road. Fire engines, antique cars, face painting, yard sale, corn hole, bounce house, homemade quilt raffle among the activities. Sign up for a walk in the first-eve Cancer Memorial Walk at the Crossroads, a 3.3. mile walk to remember and honor friends and family dealing with cancer. And DJ Ashley Holland from 9:30 a.m. until 12:30. All proceeds benefit the Relay for Life event. FMI, call 990-6987.
House of Jacob
On Saturday 6 p.m.will be Evangelist Shirley Blue of St. Stephens Disciple Church along with Faith, Hope and Charity. At 2 p.m. Pastor Chambers at Clinton Correctional Center along with willing workers. On Sunday at 6 p.m. Evangelist Annie Wright with Praise and Deliverance Center of Dunn. Brother Dennis will render the music.
House of Prayer,
Service Sunday 7:30 p.m. with speaker Christy Wells.
Mt. Pleasant Baptist
Please join us on May 31 for the first commencement ceremony of the North Carolina Theological Seminary at 10 a.m.. The church is located at 4442 Bonnetsville Road, Clinton. Bishop Varnie N. Fullwood, Sr. is the founder and president.
Mt. Vernon BC
The McKameys in concert at 7 p.m. Friday, May 23. FMI 385-6896.
Sunday, May 25 there will be a 100 Women in White program at 3 p.m.. Church is located at 30 Camilla Drive, Salemburg. Speaker will be Apostle Blonnie Aycock. Pastor is the Rev. Edgar Robinson.
Two mile “Walk by Faith” prayer walk-a-thon at Harrells Park, Park Street, Harrells on May 31 at 9 a.m.. Registration $10 per person or $50 for groups of ten. Groups can be arranged if you don’t have one. Prayers before and after walk. Vendors and free materials. Blood pressure checks will be offered. Water and prizes will be awarded. FMI Lethia Lee email@example.com or call 532-4988 or 990-7907.
Starting this weekend, every second Sunday will be youth Sunday. Service starts at 11 a.m. with Sunday school at 9:45 a.m.. Elder Fernando Geddy is the pastor. June 1 will be Pastor’s Anniversary beginning at 11 a.m. we will have Elder Duron McLamb from Bentonville along with his church family. At 3 p.m. we will have Elder Eddie Parker from Mingo Hill along with his church family and their choir.
Disciples of Christ
Sunday, May 25 Family and Friends Day at 11 a.m..
Ram in the Bush
June 7 at 5 p.m. a play entitled Give Doubt the Electric Chair.Tickets are age 12 & up $5, age 7-11 $2 and 6 and under free. FMI Elder Pam Middleton 910-391-1832
United Holy Church
Dr. Hattie Lofton will run a three-night Mother’s Day revival May 21-23 and 25 at 7:30 p.m. each night. Musical guests include the Sampson Chapel Choir, Louise Royal and Choir, and Union Grove Choir. Elder Thelma will be the guest speaker on Sunday, May 25. The women will be in charge of the service.
St. Paul COC
The Turkey Highway church will have their Annual Women’s Day service on Sunday, May 25 at 10:45 a.m.. The guest preacher is Evangelist Barbara Lee and music will be by the women of the church. Host pastor is Elder Onyx Martin, Sr..
We will observe Memorial Day on Sunday, May 25. Sunday school meets at 10 a.m., followed by regular church service at 11 a.m.. The 6th annual Memorial Day Observation service is at 4:00 PM. Please come out and honor those who have served us. The pastor, Rev. William Bennett and the Union Chapel Church Family look forward to your participation in this program. The Church is located at 8464 Garland Hwy.
We will have a Joy Night service, 7:30 p.m. Friday. Guest preacher will be Dr. Alex Cox with St. Johns Church. We will celebrate Women’s Day on Sunday, May 25 at 11 a.m. with speaker Pastor Barbara MacPhail of Love Fellowship Ministry. Music will be by Piney Green Church. The 3 p.m. speaker is Evangelist Linda Smith with the Goshen Church choir. The Newton Grove church’s pastor is Eldress Gertie Stevens.