Browns celebrating White’s 5th anniversary

From April 22-24 at 7 p.m., a Pre-Pastoral Anniversary service for pastor Jeffery White will be held at Brown’s Chapel MBC, Clinton. Tonight guest: Elder Destiny Fullwood of Mt. Pleasant MBC, Clinton; Thursday, Pastor Furman Matthews of Burning Bush MBC, Fayetteville; and Friday, Co- Pastor Mary Harper of Shekinah Glory Church of Faith and Deliverance, Fayetteville.

On April 22-24 at 7:30 nightly, Spring Revival is in progress at Goshen Disciples Church, Faison. On tonight, Evangelist Shirley Devone,will minister the word. Thursday-Friday, Evangelist Peggy Teachey will minister the word. Various choirs will render the music each night.

On April 22-23 at 7:30 nightly, Spring Revival is being held at Andrew Chapel MBC, Clinton. The guest speaker on tonight is the Rev. James Eason of Mt. Pistah MBC and choir of Burgaw. Thursday-The Rev. Lyn Blackburn, choir and congregation of Clinton Family Worship Center, Clinton.

Greater Six Runs MBC 1st. Educational Symposium “Will The Real Educator Stand Up” is set for April 22-24, at 7 p.m. The guest speakers are: Wednesday- Rev. Dr. Nilous A. Avery II; Thursday- Apostle Norbert E. Simmons; Friday- the Rev. Dr. Haywood Gray.

On April 22-24 at 7 p.m. nightly, Point Level Disciples of Christ Church, Clinton is having their annual Spring Revival. There will be a guest speaker for each night.

On Friday, April 24, 7:30 p.m., Prophetic Night will be held at The New Church of Christ, Faison. The guests are: Prophet Frederick Harris, choir and congregation of Without Limits International Ministry, Fayetteville.

On Saturday, April 25, at 6 p.m. Red Hill MBC, Clinton, will have their Rainbow Tea Service, in the Colonial Height Fellowship Hall. The guest speaker for the evening is the Rev. Mary King of Greater Six Run MBC, Turkey.

On Sunday, April 26, at 4 p.m. Brown’s Chapel MBC, Clinton, will celebrate their pastor, the Rev. Jeffery White’s fifth anniversary. The guest for the evening is, Dr. Calvin Brewington and New Genesis Fresh Start Ministry, Fayetteville.

On Sunday, April 26, at 3 p.m. Snowhill MBC, Roseboro, will celebrate their Youth Choir Anniversary. Various choirs will be on the program.

On Sunday, April 26, at 3 p.m. Pastor Ruby T. Boykin, choir and congregation will be the guest at Keener Disciples Church, Keener.

On Sunday, April 26, at 11 a.m. Men’s Day will be observed at Holy Grove Church of Christ, Clinton. The guest is the Rev. Elwood McPhail and the Milton Grove Church family, Clinton. The male chorus will render the music.

On Sunday, April 26, at 3 p.m. Ushers Anniversary will be held at Jackson Grove Bible Church of God, Midway. The guest speaker is Pastor Glenn Van, ushers, choir and congregation of New Beginning Church of Christ, Clinton. Refreshments will be served.

On Sunday, April 26, at 11 a.m. Men’s Day, will be observed at Lisbon St. Missionary Baptist Church, Clinton. The Rev. N. Dr. Smith (Vice President of The National Baptist Convention of America) will minster the word. He’s the pastor of the Macedonia Baptist Church, NM.. Dinner will be served following the morning service.

On Sunday, April 26, at 3:30 p.m., a gospel program is being held at Running Branch Disciples of Christ Church, Clinton. The guest for the evening is Bishop Anthony Thomas, choir and congregation of Temple of God Deliverance Ministry, Roseboro. Musical guests: Retha Hobbs and company & others.

On Friday, May 1, at 7:30 p.m., Joy Night will be held at Littlefield Missionary Baptist Church, Newton Grove. The guest speaker, Evangelist Shirley Devone of Goshen Disciples Church, Faison, will minister the word.

On Saturday, May 2, at 12 till 5 p.m. Holy Grove Church of Christ, Ministry Outreach Program, is held for Victorious Empowerment. The theme is: M.O.V.E. There will be food, music and ministry for family and friends. Location: Royal Lane Park, Clinton.

On Saturday, May 2, from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m., the 7th Annual M.A.C. Community Fun Day will be held at 15375 Spivey’s Corner Highway, Dunn. (Midway Elementary School Grounds) There will be free food, music, inflatable rides, inspiring messages and more. FMI call Pastor Floyd Ray-910-890-6285 or Kelvin Blackman- 910-973-5171.

On Sunday, May 3, at 11 a.m. First MBC, Kenansville, will have their Women’s Day Celebration. The theme: The women of faith on the move encouraging other women. The guest speaker, pastor Patricia Peterson of Joyous Praise, Warsaw, will minister the word. Presiding by: The Rev. Joyce Pearsall. The women’s choir will render the music. Dinner will be served following the service.

On Sunday, May 3, doors open at 4 p.m. with service at 5 p.m. for the 10th year Celebration, for Michael Boykin and the Mighty Voices of Clinton. The Musical Guests are: Darrell McFadden, Roy & The Revelation, Alabama Gurlz, Lamanuel Boykin & Company, Billy Ray and The Gospelaires, Charles Underwood, The Roberson Brothers, Little Ann and The Redeemers and Message by: Bishop V.N. Fullwood of Mt. Pleasant MBC, Clinton.

God’s Flower Garden Banquet At the Western Assembly Building on Friday, May 8, at 7 p.m. Attention to:The Western Assembly Disciples of Christ Churches I, Family. The Floral Auxiliary is asking each church to participate in our banquet this year, by appointing a team captain to represent your church flower. Tickets are: $10 each, children under 10 years old eat free. The church with the most presentation will receive a special prize. As well as being the captain, someone will need to speak on the flower for (3-6 mins.) We are expecting a high time in the Lord, and we need each church to participate in this celebration. FMI call Sister Linda Eason-919-963-3345.

Prayer Service/Bible Studies:

Prayer service is every Monday at 6 p.m. and Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. at New Life Outreach Ministries, Clinton.

Tuesday, 7 p.m./Cooper Chapel UHC, Clinton.

Tuesday, 7 p.m./ Bearskin MBC, Clinton.

Tuesday, 7 p.m./The New Church of Christ, Faison.

Prayer service and Bible study is held every Wednesday morning at 11 a.m. and every Friday at 7 p.m. at Point Level Disciples of Christ Church, Clinton.

Wednesday, 6 p.m./ Brown’s Chapel MBC, Clinton.

Wednesday, 6 p.m./ Littlefield MBC, Newton Grove.

Wednesday, 6 p.m./Elizebeth MBC, Autryville.

Wednesday, 6:30 p.m./ First Baptist MBC, Clinton.

Wednesday, 6:30 p.m./Holly Grove Church of Christ, Clinton.

Wednesday, 7 p.m./ Morning Star United Holy Church, Clinton.

Wednesday, 7 p.m. Mid-week Church Service/The New Church of Christ, Faison.

Wednesday, 7 p.m./ Piney Green Disciple Church, Newton Grove.

Wednesday, 7 p.m./ First MBC, Turkey.

Wednesday, 7:30 p.m./ First MBC, Roseboro.

Wednesday, 7:30 p.m./ Roseboro United Methodist, Roseboro.

Joy Night 7:30 p.m./Ram In The Bush/every 3rd Thursday, Clinton.

Thursday, 6:30 p.m./Wilson Chapel MBC, Turkey.

Thursday, at 6 p.m./House of Prayer in Faison.

Held every 1st and 3rd Wednesday at 7:30 p.m./Goshen Disciples Church, Faison, and preaching is every 2nd and 4th Wednesday at 7:30 p.m.

Regular Morning Services held at:

Brown’s Chapel MBC/Clinton/11 a.m. The pastor, the Rev.Jeffery B. White/male chorus

Greater Mt. Calvary Holiness Church/Clinton/11:30 a.m. The guest, Rev. Ruby T. Boykin will minister the word/combine choir.

Cedar Creek MBC/Clinton/11 a.m. The pastor, the Rev. Alice Jean Boykin/adult choir

Snowhill MBC/Roseboro/11 a.m. The pastor, Dr.S.E.Bryant/youth choir

Olivet Institutional Baptist Church/Clinton/11 a.m. The pastor, the Rev. Willie Bowden Sr./mass choir

Union Grove Church of Christ/Clinton/11 a.m. The pastor, Elder Dr. Timothy Peppers/church choir

First MBC/Bowden/11 a.m. The pastor, the Rev. Harold Jr.Boykin/combine choir

Union Grove Freewill Baptist Church/Keener/11 a.m. The pastor, Bishop Garland Mayes/gospel choir

Littlefield MBC/Newton Grove/11 a.m. The pastor, Dr. Claudie Morrisey/youth choir

First Missionary Baptist/Roseboro/10 a.m. The pastor, the Rev. John T.Oliver/senior choir

St. Jude United Holy Church/11 a.m. The pastor, Elder Willie H. Bryant/adult choir

First MBC/Turkey/11 a.m. The pastor, the Rev. Bob Rogers/combine choir

Mingle Hill Disciples of Christ Church/Salemburg/11 a.m. The pastor, Elder Eddie Parker/youth choir

First MBC/Keansville/11 a.m. The pastor, the Rev. Cornolius Moore/male chorus

New Life Out Reach Ministries/Clinton/8:30 & 10:30 a.m. The pastor, Minister Regina Lucious/New Life Outreach Ministries Choir

New Birth Deliverae and International Church/Clinton/11 a.m. The pastor,Dr.Ronald Highsmith/praise & worship team

Robinson Chapel MBC/Roseboro/11 a.m. The associate Minister/male chorus

Chapel Hill MBC/Autryville/11 a.m. The pastor, the Rev. Freddie Herring/future lights choir

Big Piney Grove MBC/Clinton/10 a.m. The associate minister/youth choir

Christ MBC/Clinton/10 a.m. The pastor, the Rev. Marvin T.Clowney/youth choir

Andrew Chapel MBC/Clinton/10 a.m. The pastor, the Rev. Gerald Underwood/adult choir

Lisbon St. MBC/Clinton/11 a.m. The pastor, the Rev. Victor L. Wilson/male chorus

Bearskin MBC/Clinton/11 a.m. The pastor,the Rev. Mark D.Powell/adult choir

The House of Prayer/Faison/7:30 p.m. Guest speaker for the evening/mass choir

First Baptist MBC/Clinton/11 a.m. The pastor, the Rev.Thomas R. Farrow Jr./men’s choir

Point Level Disciples Christ Church/Clinton/11 a.m. The pastor, Elder Dannie Robinson/male chorus

Holly Grove Church of Christ/Clinton/11 a.m. The pastor, Elder Terrell Power/male choir

Jackson Grove Bible Church of God/Midway/11 a.m. The pastor,Elder Louise Royal/gospel choir

Running Branch Disciples of Christ Church/Clinton/11 a.m The pastor, Elder Calvin Deans/disciples of sounds

Goshen Disciples Church/Faison/11 a.m. The pastor, Elder Donald Dewitt/senior choir

Giddenville A.M.E Zion Church/Faison/11 a.m. The pastor, the Rev.Lisa McDow/gospel choir

Everyone is cordially invited to attend these services. A thought for today: “You are not to bad to come in church and you are not too good to stay out.” Our love and deepest sympathy goes out to the families, who lost a loved one recently. We solicit your prayers for the sick and shut-ins everywhere. Go to a church of your choice this Sunday, and may God richly bless each of you.

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