Missionary Baptist Church
Clothes closet will be open to the public on Saturday, Aug. 27, from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Free clothing will be available for the entire family. Baldwin Branch is located at 4047 N.C. 242 Hwy. South, Elizabethtown.
Sixth annual Back-to-School Celebration will be Saturday, Aug. 27, from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Free school supplies will be distributed. FMI, call 564-2488.
Bread of Life
The church will present The Stephens Family in concert at 7 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 27. Admission is free but a love offering will be taken. The church is located at 1753 Belvoir School Road, Clinton. FMI, call pastor Gene at 910-590-2589, Ricky at 910-249-2639 or Stephanie at 910-249-2839.
Will celebrate their 114th Homecoming, Sunday, Sept. 11, at the 11 a.m. worship service. Celebration theme is “We Remember…” Attire for the day is overalls, jeans and long skirts.
Will observe Homecoming, Sunday, Sept. 4, beginning at 10 a.m. with singing followed by worship. The Cummings Brothers and Berteneta will bring the music, and pastor Chester Chavis will be the speaker. Lunch will follow in the fellowship hall.
Will hold its 7th Annual Market Day Fair, from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 1, in Stedman. A variety of vendors and a huge assortment of merchandise. All proceeds go toward missions. They are still taking applications for vendors. FMI, call Margaret at 484-3036 or Teresa at 483-6591 or 624-9702. The church is located at 7536 Clinton Road, Stedman.
Gospel singing program, 6 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 3, with The Wade Sisters, Piney Green Gospel Choir, Millers Chapel of Cypress Creek and Keathern Chapel and many more. FMI, call 590-7327.
Goshen Church News
Saturday, Aug. 27 evangelist Shirley Devon and evangelist Kendra Law will be preaching at Mount Livingston, Selma at 5 p.m.
Homecoming Sunday will be celebrated Sunday, Aug. 28. The youth will visit Sunbridge Nursing Home, Mt. Olive at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10 and will celebrate their anniversary Sunday, Sept. 11 at 4 p.m. Women Conference is Sept. 24 at 9 a.m.Sister Joyce Ann Thompson of Goshen will be preaching her trial sermon at Goshen, Sept. 24 at 4 p.m.
Goshen Disciple Church
Will celebrate Homecoming Sunday, Aug. 28. The Youth of Goshen will celebrate their choir anniversary Sept. 11 at 3 p.m.
Sister Joyce Ann Thompson will preach her trial sermon at Goshen Disciple Church, Sept. 24 at 4 p.m.
Will celebrate their pastor’s 12th anniversary Sunday, Aug. 28, with morning service beginning at 11 a.m. and the evening service starting at 3 p.m. The Rev. Dr. Leonard Faison of Falling Run Missionary Baptist Church will be the speaker.
Evangelist Shirley Devon will preach Aug. 27 at 5 p.m. at Mount Livingston in Salem. The church will celebrate their Homecoming Aug. 28. The Youth Choir will celebrate their anniversary Sept. 11 at 3 p.m. The church is located in Keener.
Holly Grove Church Disciples of Christ
Will observe Holy Communion immediately following the 11 a.m. worship service Sunday, Aug. 28.
House of Jacob
Overseers bishop Larry and pastor Ann Mosson and pastor Helen Capers will hold Bible study Thursday at 10 a.m. Prayer ministries will be from 5-6 p.m. on Wednesday and from 10-11 a.m. on Tuesday. Anyone needing prayer may call the prayer hotline 1-800-277-3197.
The Missionary Auxiliary will celebrate its annual Fellowship Service, Sunday, Aug. 28, at 5 p.m., Middle District Headquarters, Burgaw. The Rev. Gordon Griffin, pastor and Moore’s Creek Missionary Baptist Church, Currie, choir and congregation will bring the service. All missionaries are asked to wear white.
Piney Grove Chapel
Will feature Mercy’s Cross at 6 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 28. This musical service will be one the entire family will enjoy, as Mercy’s Cross returns to their home church to present this special event. The church is located at 4440-A Piney Grove Church Road, just off Hwy. 210 east of Angier. FMI, call 919-639-2481.
Pilgrim Rest Missionary
Baptist Men’s Prayer Breakfast 8:30 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 27 followed by guest speaker the Rev. Harvey Robinson of Keathern Chapel of Harrells. Sunday, Aug. 28, Men’s Day speaker, brother Donte Murphy for the 11 a.m., service.
Ram in the
Holding a pastor’s aid program Sunday, Aug. 28 at 4 p.m. Various speakers will be present. Revival will be Sept. 8-9 with pastor Monticedo Edmundson, Work of Dominion Church, Mt. Olive. Services will be held at 7:30 p.m. Noon prayer every Wednesday. FMI, call 592-3140.
Rock Ministry, Inc.
Will host Family and Friends Day Sunday, Aug. 28, at the 11 a.m. morning worship service. The guest will be the Rev. Curtis McMillian and New Beginning Church of Supply. FMI, contact 214-1188.
The church family will hold a yard sale 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10. All invited to come find out about the great bargains.
Homecoming Service will be observed Sunday, Aug. 28 at 11 a.m. The sermon will be delivered by Dr. L. D. Melvin and music will be brought by the Saint Luke Church of Christs-Disciples of Christ of Mt. Olive.
See You at the Pole Youth Rally will be held Sunday, Sept. 25, with dinner at 6:45 p.m. Concert featuring Tara Leigh Cobble will begin at 7 p.m. Doors open at 6. This years theme is Converge. The church is in Harrells.
Union Grove Keener
Fall revival will be Sept. 6- 9 starting at 7:30 p.m. each night. Guest speaker will be pastor James Mitchell from Big Piney Grove. Music will be provided by area choirs. Tuesday night Red Hill, Wednesday night St. Jude, Thursday night St. Paul Male Chorus and Friday night Big Piney Grove. Family and Friends day will be Sunday, Sept. 11. Host pastor vice bishop Garland Mayes.
Wilson Chapel Missionary
Second Annual Women’s Conference will be Saturday, Aug. 27, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m., featuring Adrian Newton of Fayetteville, minister Gloria Battle of Clinton, minister Shelia Glaspie of Magnolia, Terrence McCrimmon of Fayetteville and Jasmine Coleman of Spring Lake. There will also be a prayer breakfast, panel discussions and workshops. The conference will conclude on Sunday at 11:15 a.m. featuring the Rev. Lauree McEachin. FMI, contact Pollyanna Caldwell - 910-590-4291 or Linda Powell-Davis – 910-916-6318. Family and Friends’ Day celebration, Sunday, Sept. 4, at 11:15 a.m. The guest pastor will be the Rev. Kenneth Morrisey and the choir, ushers and members of Faison Chapel Church of Warsaw. Lunch will be served immediately following morning service. Everyone is cordially invited to praise the Lord with us.