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The Ball Brothers will be in concert at 2208 Baptist Chapel Road, Autryville, on Sunday, June 8 at 7 p.m. Free admission and a love offering will be received.
The church will hold a Youth Academic Recognition Day Sunday, June 8, beginning at 11 a.m. Vacation Bible School will be held June 16-19 beginning nightly at 6:30 p.m.. A 100 Men in Black Program, sponsored by the Pastor Aide, will be held Saturday, June 21, beginning at 6 p.m. Various male choirs will perform. 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. Bearskin is located at 4721 Bearskin Road, Clinton. FMI, call 910-564-2316.
The church, located at 8890 Hobbton Hwy., Keener, will be the site of a Gospel Extravaganza Saturday, June 21, beginning at 5 p.m. The event will feature Bill Ray and the New Gospelaires, Blessed, The Robinson Family, Michael Boykin and the Mighty Voices, Mingle Hill Mass Choir, and special guest gospel comedian Pearl and many more. FMI, call Gail Holmes 385-5308 or Minister Angela Parker 337-2018 or Pastor Eddie Parker 337-3630
Disciples of Christ
Vacation Bible School begins tonight, Friday, June 6, from 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., and continues Saturday, June 7, from 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Lunch will be served. Men’s Day/Father’s Day will be observed June 15 during the 11 a.m. worship. Church will recognize the academic, athletic and other accomplishments of students and members during the 2013-14 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 the “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.
Colonial Heights FWB
Yard sale to benefit ABC Daycare on June 7 from 7 a.m. until. Baked goods and lots of nice items. FMI 375-0785
Full Gospel Chapel
Viewmasters in concert on June 13 at 7:30 p.m. at 1010 McKoy St., Clinton. Admission is free. Love offering will be taken. FMI Christine Kivett 592-3356 or 592-0161
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.
Hayes Chapel Baptist
Vacation Bible School June 9-13 at 7 p.m. each evening.
Holly Grove DOC
June 8 at 3 p.m. the inspirational mass choir of Holly Grove will be celebrating their choir anniversary.
Lisbon St. MBC
Vacation Bible School will be held June 9-13 from 6-8 p.m. Church is located at 501 Lisbon St., Clinton.
Ram in the Bush
June 7 at 5 p.m. a play entitled Give Doubt the Electric Chair will be performed. Tickets are age 12 & up $5, age 7-11 $2 and 6 and under free. FMI Elder Pam Middleton 910-391-1832.
Roanoke Chapel FWB
Vacation Bible School will start Sunday, June 8, at 6 p.m. It will continue June 9-12 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. The theme is: Power Lab: Discover Jesus’ Miraculous Power. The church is located at 1197 Roanoke Road, Newton Grove.
Free Will Holiness
On the third Sunday in June at 11:45 a.m., Bishop Larry Mosson will deliver the Father’s Day message at the N.C. Prayer Tower. Music will be by the F.H. T. Choir. For transportation, call 910-590-7641.
Whosoever Will DOC
First Men’s Conference on June 7, from 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Guest speakers for the day are Ryan Ray, Minister Charles Parker and Elder Fernando Geddie. It will be held at Piney Green Church. Worship services will be held at the Western Assembly Headquarters building for the month of June. Pastor is Eldress Gertie Stevens.