Pack-The-Bus event 9 a.m.- 3 p.m., Friday-Saturday, Aug. 3-4, Walmart Supercenter, Sampson Crossing Shopping Center, Clinton. Collect school supplies and backpacks for children in the Bearskin community and other Sampson County communities who may be in need of school supplies for the upcoming school year. FMI, contact Carolyn Williams-Monk 564-2488. Annual Mission Program, Sunday, Aug. 12 at 3 p.m. The Rev. Onyx Martin of St. Paul’s Disciples of Christ Church, Clinton, guest messenger.
Will have its 39-cent sale Aug. 2-4. Everything $0.39. Hours will be Friday, 10:30 a.m. until 5 p.m.; Friday, 10 a.m. until 5 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Beatitude House is located 212 W. Roseboro St., Roseboro.
Big Piney Grove MBC
The Rev. James A. Mitchell, pastor, will celebrate their Missionary Anniversary at 10 a.m., Sunday, Aug. 5, during morning worship. Guest preacher will be the Rev. Marshall Thompson, associate minister, Best Grove Missionary Baptist Church, Goldsboro. Big Piney Grove mass choir to provide the music.
Will have a Back 2 School Youth Summitt. The Theme is “Stand Up” Friday, Aug. 24 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, Aug. 25 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Princeton Park. Fun with Games and Activities for the Youth!
Cedar Point DOC
Home Mission Department invites all women and young ladies to the 2012 Women’s Conference: “Wild About Jesus! Faith, Dedication & Service” at the church, Aug. 4. Registration begins promptly at 8:30 a.m. The conference to begin at 9 a.m. A luncheon after the conference. Operation Christmas Child — the church is accepting donations of new, unopened gift items to be distributed to children in over 130 countries. Donations can be delivered to the church, 1258 Cedar Point Road, Newton Grove, now through Nov. 10, Wednesdays between 7-8:30p.m.; each Sunday between 9:30 a.m. and 12:45 p.m. Call 910-309-0592, if you need assistance. The church will have a Back 2 School Youth Summit. The Theme is “STAND UP” Friday, Aug. 24 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, Aug. 25 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Princeton Park. Fun with Games and Activities for the Youth! The deacons and mothers invite everyone especially the deacons and mothers of the surrounding churches to a Deacon’s and Mother’s Fellowship on Aug. 19, at 3 p.m. The Rev.Vincent Armwood will be the speaker and the Cedar Point Male Chorus will provide the music. The theme is “Committed to Doing the Works of God.”!
Jason Crabb, Dove Award winner for Best Male Vocalist and Best Entertainer for year 2012, will be in concert Sunday, Aug. 12. No ticket sales, however a love offering will be taken during the concert. Doors open at 5 p.m. and concert starts at 6 p.m. FMI, call 592-4020.
Will have Vacation Bible School Aug. 4, from 8 am until 4 p.m. Lunch will be served. They will celebrate Homecoming Aug. 26, with guest speaker pastor Stevie Jacobs,and musical guest Heart song.
Cooper Chapel UHC
Mission program, Sunday, Aug. 5 at 3 p.m. with speaker Doris Johnson.
Second Saturday Night Sing will be at 7 p.m., Aug. 11. The church is located approximately five miles west of Clinton on Fleet Cooper Road. FMI, call 567-6888.
Aug. 4, 4 p.m., Worship in The Park, Youth Day with bands Revision 1, Kings Krest and When Forever Comes. With over-night camping, fishing, games, speakers.Food vendors will be available for both events.
Will hold services at The Friendly Community Center, Sunday, Aug. 5 at 3 p.m. David Wells will preach his initial sermon. On Saturday, Aug. 11 at 2 p.m. Vivian Cuffin will preach her initial sermon, with music provided by different choirs. FMI, call pastor Pearl Newton 910-564-6487.
Greater St. Luke
United Holy Church
Youth department will host a three night youth revival Wednesday, Aug. 8 through Friday, Aug. 10 at 7:30 p.m. Preacher for the week is minister Daemarkis Faison of Holy Trinity. FMI,contact Youth Department president, Sharnelle Dixon 910-290- 2567 or vice president, Latrisha Miller 910-284-7387.Mission Service, Sunday, Aug. 5, at 4 p.m. The messenger will be elder Shirley F. Price of Goldsboro, member of Greater St. Luke UHC. FMI, contact Shirley B. Flowers (910) 296-1218. The church is located at 310 W. South St., Rose Hill.
Evangelist Linda Smith will preach revival through Aug. 3 at New Beginning in Mt. Olive on Center Street. The service will begin at 7:30 p.m. The Home Mission Fellowship will be Aug. 5, at 3 p.m. The guest speaker will be eldress Deanne Newsome of Turkey. The Youth Choir will be singing on this program. The church will visit Sun Bridge Nursing Home, Aug. 11 at 2 p.m. The speaker will be elder Lamb. The Evangelist Team will be having a Tent Revival Aug. 6-10, on Holiday Lane in Newton Grove. The service will begin 7:30 p.m.. Various Speakers for the week and local singing groups will render music. The Senior Choir will celebrate their anniversary Aug. 12 at 3:30 p.m. Fall Revival will begin Aug. 20-24. The speaker for the week is elder Avon Atkinson from Bentonville Disciple Church. The service will be 7:30 p.m.. Various choirs will provide music for the week. Homecoming will be Aug. 26.
House of Prayer
Guest speaker Sunday, Aug. 5 at 7:30 p.m., Dr. Evelina Oliver of Faison celebrating Homecoming. The church is located on Juniper Road, Faison.
Lisbon Street MBC
The Rev. Gene King from Lewis Chapel in Fayetteville will be the guest speaker for Sunday, Aug. 5 and Sunday, Aug. 12. Service begins at 11 a.m. with Sunday school starting at 9:30 a.m. Prayer meeting 5 to 5:30 p.m. and Bible study at 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. each Thursday night.
Mt. Sinai UHC
Pastor’s Aide Service Saturday, Aug. 4 at 5 p.m. Guest speaker first lady Maxwell. Service every second and fourth Sunday with Sunday school at 10:30 a.m. and Worship beginning at 11:30 a.m.
Will have worship celebration Sunday at 10 a.m. Mid-week service is each Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 24 at 7:30 p.m. the WOV (women of vision) will host a women’s encounter. There is no registration fee. Invitation is open to all ladies. There will be a back-to -school celebration on Aug. 26 at 10 a.m. FMI, call 299-5002.
Male Choir Benefit Program, 3 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 5. All choirs, solos and groups invited. Pre-homecoming celebration Saturday, Aug. 18, at 7 p.m. with guest speaker Dr. Hattie Lofton and the Hickory Grove Disciples of Christ Church family with music by Crusade for Christ Delivers Center Choir, Dunn. Homecoming will be Sunday, Aug. 19 with Sunday school starting at 9:45 a.m. and worship at 11 a.m. Attire is old fashion.
Ram in the
Family and Friends Day celebration has been rescheduled for Saturday, Aug. 25 at Royal Lane Park. Church services every second, third and fourth Sunday with Sunday school starting at 10 a.m. and worship service beginning at 11 a.m. Bible study every Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. Noon day prayer each Wednesday and Joy Night on Thursday at 7:30 p.m. FMI, call 592-3140. The church is located at 113 Shamrock Drive, Clinton.
Ready for the Word
Guest speaker for 7:30 p.m., Friday, Aug. 10 will be prophetess Linda Harrington of St. Mary, Keener. On Saturday, Aug. 11, evangelist Deanna Joyner will speak at The Friendly Community Center at 6 p.m. On Sept. 16 at 4 p.m., brother Greg (Ronnie) Joyner will preach is initial sermon. FMI, call evangelist Lesia Bennett at 910-214-3913. The church is located at 40-9 Lenon St., Roseboro.
Red Hill MBC
Will celebrate the 9th Pastoral Anniversary of pastor Ray and first lady Phyllis Bolton Sunday, Aug. 5. Pastor Anthony Blue and Victory in the Ministries will provide the 11:15 a.m.service. Lunch will be served. The celebration will conclude at 3:30 p.m. with pastor Marvin T. Clowney and Christ Missionary Baptist Church service.
Yard sale will be Aug. 4, from 7 a.m. to noon. All invited to seek out some great clothes, furniture or appliances. Baked goods will be sold as well. FMI, call 525-4470.
A.M.E. Zion Church
Unity in the Community, Saturday, Aug. 4 at Old Thompson’s Rest Home, 503 West 3rd St., Garland. Afternoon of fun games entertainment and food.
Snow Hill MBC
Will celebrate Deacon and Trustee Day, Sunday, Aug. 5, at 11 a.m. Pastor Bryant will speak and the Senior Choir will provide the music. The ushers will celebrate their anniversary Sunday, Aug. 19 at 3 p.m. The Rev. Thomas Farrow, pastor of First Baptist Church Clinton, 900 College St., along with his ushers, choir and congregation, will be their guests.
Saint John PHC
Vacation Bible School Sunday, Aug. 12 through Wednesday, Aug. 15, starting at 6:15 p.m. with a light meal Sunday through Tuesday, Wednesday night following the closing rally. Classes for nursery through sixth grade. Special class and activities for sevent and eighth grade. This year’s theme is “SKY.” FMI, call Stacey Edwards, VBS director 919-689-3118 or or Jim Skinner, pastor 919-689-9576. Church is locate in the Bentonville area.
St. Peter UHC
Minister Reunion Revival, Aug. 1-12, with services week nights at 7:30 p.m., Saturday at 5 p.m. and Sunday at 4 p.m. Various speakers that have served under the leadership of pastor Bobby Lamb will be speaking. FMI, call minister Mary Boykin 592-8170.
The New Church
Annual Family and Friends Day, Sunday, Aug. 5, at 11 a.m. Apostle Gwendolyn Gibbs of Love Ministries in New Bern with her choir and congregation will provide the service. Dinner will be served after the service and activities will be outside for the children. FMI, call elderess Sylvia Denkins 249-3185. Church is located 9659 Faison Hwy., Faison.
Sunday services Aug. 5 will begin at 9 a.m. with worship at 10 a.m. Pastor Ann Mosson will bring the morning message with music provided by the choir. For transportation call bishop Larry Mosson 337-3272.
Wilson Chapel MBC
Regular services will be held at Wilson Chapel Church on Sunday, Aug. 5, at 11:15 a.m. The guest minister will be the Rev. Victor Wilson of Kenansville. The Youth Adult Choir will provide the music.