Church Outreach

Beginning July 8, the deadline for church briefs will be noon on Wednesdays. Place church briefs by emailing CLN[email protected], faxing to 910-592-8756 or dropping by our office at 303 Elizabeth Street. Calls to 910-592-8137 will be accepted, but are not preferred. Briefs run up until the event and do not have to be resubmitted each week.

Baldwin Branch

Food Pantry

Open Saturday from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Must have identification and transportation. The Clothes Closet will be open from 8 a.m. – 11 a.m. Clothing is available for the entire family There is no fee regarding any ministry.


M. B. Church

The 10th Pastoral Anniversary of the Rev. Mark D. Powell will be celebrated on Sunday, July 12, at 11 a.m. The Rev. Bernard Hayes of Beaver Dam MB Church, Clinton, N.C. will be the guest messenger.

Beaver Dam

M.B. Church

Beaver Dam MB Church on Odum Road will have a guest speaker on Sunday at 11 a.m. Rev. Donald Graham will bring the message with the mass choir rendering the music.

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.

Ecumenical Fellowship

Worship & Praise

Convention, Inc.

The convention Hour of Power service will be held Sunday, July 12 at 8 a.m. at the Friendly Community Center located on 75 Hanson Road, Clinton. The theme will be Together we stand – Divided we fall. A variety of speakers will be involved. FMI call Rev. Dr. J.N. Canty at 910-233-4813, Rev. Lilly Hollingsworth at 910-532-2626, or Charles Strickland at 910-590-4925.

House of Jacob

Sunday morning service at 11 a.m. Prayer service and Bible study Monday at 5:30 p.m.

Mt. Zion United

Holy Church

The new church will be open to the public Sunday, July 5, at 11:30 a.m. and the grand opening/ homecoming will be on July 12 at 11:30 a.m. at the new church on 250 Lanefield Road, Warsaw.

New Hope

Baptist Church

Bishop Larry Masson will be preaching to close out the revival on Sunday, July 12 at 3 p.m. The TUFH choir will render the music. FMI call 910-590-1887.

Robert’s Grove

OFWB Church

Vacation Bible School will be held July 12-16 from 6 to 9 p.m. The theme is Bible Blast to the Past: Discovering God’s Everlasting Love. The church is located in the Spivey’s Corner community on 725 Robert’s Grove Road, near Midway Middle School. The pastor is Ricky Warren.

Trinity United

Freewill Holiness


Bible Class with Deacon Marion Aycock will be held July 5 at 8 a.m. Copastor Aycock will deliver the word at 8:30 a.m. Worship service will begin at 9 a.m. with Bishop Larry Mosson and music by the choir. FMI call 910-590-7641.

Union Grove

Church of Christ

Annual Youth Rewards and Recognition Day Sunday, July 12, at 11 a.m. Refreshments will be served. The Men’s Fellowship Auxillary will host a car wash July 17 from 7 a.m. – 4 p.m. FMI 910-990-1880 or 910-249-3440.

Union Grove

Free Will Baptist

Union Grove FWB, Keener will have Sunday services July 12. Sunday school at 9:45 a.m.; morning worship at 11 a.m. Bishop Garland Mayes will deliver the message. The male chorus will render the music. At 3 p.m. Union Grove male chorus will celebrate their sixth anniversary. Several male choruses will help them celebrate. Prayer meeting and Bible study Tuesday night at 7 p.m.

Whosoever Will

Disciples of Christ Church

The church will be having Vacation Bible School on July 8-10 at 6 p.m. Morning service July 12 at 8 a.m. Church services every second and fourth Sunday at 11 a.m. Church is located in Newton Grove. Pastor is Eldress Gertie Stevens.