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Circle of Blessings/Love of Christ/

Tim’s Gift ministries

Breakfast 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.

Original Bible

Way Tabernacle

Apostle Steven Seymour and church family will be at the Friendly Community Center on June 21, 4 p.m.. Spreading the word and holding nothing back. FMI call Lisa Lewis 910-305-8453.

Immanuel Baptist

VBS will be June 22-26, 6-8 p.m., at Immanuel Baptist Church, 1017 Sunset Ave., Clinton. Classes for all ages to include adults.

Mt. Pleasant


June 20, the Benefit Ride for Kayleigh Middlebrooks. Kaleigh’s presence on this Earth was a blessing and a gift from God. God allowed her a time on Earth so that we could learn from her love, strengthen and faith. The Eagles’ Nest club is sponsoring a motorcycle ride to help purchase a beautiful gravestone for her. This is a wonderful reason to ride. FMI contact 990-8611, 214-0545 or the church administration at 564-6630.


Mt. Calvary

The 22nd combined choir anniversary will be Sunday, June 14, at 3:30 p.m. at 515 SE Blvd., Clinton. On the program will be the Renewed of Clinton, Talented Voices of Evergreen, Master Jordan Boykin of Clinton, NC Prayer Tower of Clinton, Spiritual Voices of Warsaw, Cannon Voices of Fayetteville, Selah of Roseboro, Faison Family of Roseboro and Antonio Patterson of Clinton. FMI 379-1892, 592-1954 or 990-0833 or the church at 299-0777.

N.C. Prayer Tower

Deliverance Ministries

Service June 21 for Father’s Day at 11:45 a.m. with guest speaker Apostle Larry Mosson and the Trinity United Holiness Church. Prayer begins at 9 a.m. Sunday school at 10 a.m.

First Baptist Church


Men’s Day service June 14 at 11 a.m. Guest minister will be Pastor Kevin Allen.

Union Grove Church

of Christ DOC

Pastor’s Aid Committee will host a fish and chicken plate sale from 11 a.m. until.

Saint Stephen A.M.E. Zion

Youth Day Sunday, June 14, at 11 a.m. The speaker will be Mr. John McMillian, Principal of East Bladen High School in Elizabethtown.

Kitchen Branch MB Church

The Rev. Dr. Louie Boykin, pastor of Baldwin Branch Missionary Baptist Church, travels to Kitchen Branch Missionary Baptist Church in Council June 20 for their men’s conference. The conference runs from 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. Breakfast is served 8-9 a.m. with lunch 1-2 p.m.

House of Jacob

June 14 morning worship service with pastor Helen Capers speaking. Prayer service June 15 at 5 p.m.

Running Branch DOC

Barbeque and chicken plate sale Saturday from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the Farmer’s Market.

St. Jude United Holy Church

Pre-Father’s Day service June 25-26 with the Rev. Livis Freeman of Little Field Baptist Church speaking. Music will be done by the Community Male Chorus on June 25 and Little Field Baptist Church Choir on June 26. Service is at 7:30 p.m. Father’s Day celebration on the fourth Sunday at 11 a.m. Pastor Elder Willie H. Bryant will bring the message. Men will be in charge of the service. A Male Chorus singing program at 4 p.m. with various guest groups.

Christian Fellowship Church

Father’s Day service June 21 at 11:30 a.m. with Apostle Adrian McPhail of Raleigh as guest speaker. Music will be by the choir.

Friendly Community Center

AEC Kingdom Prophetic Prayer Conference June 13 with session beginning at 10 a.m. Lunch will be served at 1 p.m. Various speakers and singers bringing the message and music.

Bearskin Missionary Baptist Church

Annual Youth Recognition Day will be observed on Sunday, June 14 at 11 am. Associate Minister Ray Monk will deliver the worship message. The youth will render the music.

Vacation Bible School will be held Monday, June 15-17 at 6:30 p.m. each night.

House of Prayer

Fellowship dinner June 20 at 4 p.m