CHURCH NEWS 3/29/13

Mar. 29, 2013 @ 05:00 AM

HOLY WEEK SERVICES

Holy Week service continues today at 7 p.m. at Mt. Pisgah Lee Original Free Will Baptist Church with Pilgrims Rest Church as guest. Sunrise service will be held Sunday at 6:30 a.m. at New Zion Missionary Baptist Church at 3324 Truelove St. Breakfast following the service.

BAPTIST CHAPEL

Sunday: Sunrise Service at 7 a.m. Breakfast following sunrise service in the fellowship hall. Sunday School at 9 a.m., worship service at 10 a.m. Address: 2413 Buckhorn Road.

BARBECUE PRESBYTERIAN

The Good Friday Tenebrae Service (Service of Darkness) will be held in the sanctuary at 7:30 p.m. The Early Easter Service will be held Sunday at 7:30 a.m., and there will be an Easter Breakfast following in the fellowship hall. The Sunday School assembly will begin at 9:45 a.m. with classes following. The Regular Easter Service will be held Sunday at 11 a.m. Address: 124 Barbecue Church Road.

BEAVER CREEK BAPTIST

Good Friday service today at 7 p.m. Sunrise service Sunday at 6:30 a.m. followed by breakfast. Sunday School will begin at 7:45 a.m. and worship at  9 a.m. There will be no 6 p.m. service. Widows, Widowers and Single Adult Ministry will meet Friday, April 5, at Mama’s Kitchen in Vass at 11:30 a.m. Address: 2280 Nicholson Road, Cameron.

BROADWAY BAPTIST

Good Friday service today at 7 p.m. Following the service, there will be a free hot dog supper and an after dark Easter egg hunt for the children. Please be sure to bring a basket and a flashlight. For more information, please contact Pastor Larry Pittman at (919) 809-0573.

BUFFALO PRESBYTERIAN

Sunday: 11 a.m. worship service. The Rev. Paul J. Shields presents sermon "Walk With Me.” First Scripture Reading: Luke 24: 1-12, Second Scripture Reading: Luke 24: 13-35. Homecoming Sunday, May 5. Pot Luck Luncheon after service. Sunday School, 10 a.m.; Women's Circle, second Monday of the month, 2, 6:30, and 7 p.m.; Men's Dinner, last Wednesday of the month, 6 p.m.; Youth Group, Sunday evenings — call for details: 776-7313. Address: 1333 Carthage St.

CAMERON GROVE AME ZION

Youth Revival to be held April 17–19 beginning at 7 p.m. Guest speaker will be the Rev. Gregory B. Thompson, Senior Pastor at Judah International Ministries in Maxton. Address: 309 Vernon St., Broadway.

CHESTNUT AME ZION

The Missionary Department will celebrate its Annual Missionary March on Sunday, April 14, at 3 p.m. Address: 4522 Buckhorn Road.

CHRIST CHURCH OF DELIVERANCE

Sunday: Sunrise Service begins at 6 a.m. This year's theme will be "The Seven Last Words of Jesus.” Easter program will be 11 a.m. Address: 2233 Lower Moncure Road.

CHRISTIAN FAITH MINISTRIES

Yard Sale: Saturday, April 6, beginning at 8 a.m. Corner of Cox Mill Road and Broadway Road. Address: Cameron Drive.

CHRISTIAN PROVISION MINISTRIES

Sunday: 8 a.m. and 11 a.m. “Code Red Alert” Easter services. Praise, dance, singing and message from God. Address: 2300 Courtland Drive.

COOL SPRINGS BAPTIST

Sunday: Easter Sunrise Service at 6:45 a.m. Breakfast will follow in fellowship hall. Easter Cantata “It Is Finished” by Jubilate Choir will be presented at the 8:25 a.m. and 11 a.m. services. Address: 1313 Cool Springs Road.

CROSSROADS COMMUNITY

Easter Camp Meeting 2013 will be held today and Saturday at 7 p.m. Sunrise Service at 6:30 a.m. Sunday with regular service at 10 a.m. Featured singers will include Charles Scarlette, Jack Dove, The Bibey Girls, Corbin and Linda Whitaker, Crossroads Adult Choir, Crossroads Youth Choir, Robert Wicker, and Thomas and Ann Lane. Food available for modest price. For information, call (910) 949-3971. Address: 780 Bibey Road, Carthage.

CUMNOCK BAPTIST

Sunday: Sunrise service at 7 a.m. Breakfast from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. Morning worship service at 8:30. No Sunday school. Address: 477 Cumnock Road.

CUMNOCK UNION CHURCH UNITED METHODIST

Today, there will be carrying the Cross. Join in at noon as the church will do the Stations of the Cross from the church to the cemetery. Easter Sunday service will be at 10 a.m.

DELIVERANCE CHURCH OF CHRIST

Resurrection/5th Week-End Fellowship begins today at 7:30 p.m. with the Seven Last Words of Jesus Christ Program. Guest speakers from local churches are scheduled to attend. Saturday, begin with registration at 9:45 a.m.; guide sermon at 10 a.m.; financial workshop at 11:15 a.m. with Terry McLean, founder and Executive Overseer of Vision Empowerment Ministries, Inc. and following lunch, youth hour with the DCYF. Sunday, begin with Baptism at 9 a.m., Sunday School at 9:45 a.m. and morning worship at 11 a.m. with Dr. Thurman McNeil, pastor, delivering the message. Address: 17935 Hwy. 64 W., Siler City.

EAST SANFORD BAPTIST

Easter Sunrise Service at 6:45 a.m. on the church property at US 1/15-501 (Hawkins Avenue) behind the Food Lion. Parking and access from Charleston Drive. Breakfast will follow at 8 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall. Sunday School classes will begin at 9:45 for all ages. Choir will present an Easter Musical, "I Know my Redeemer Lives." Communion will also be held at the 11 a.m. service. No evening services. The Men's Prayer Breakfast will be Tuesday at 6:15 a.m. at Mrs. Wenger's Restaurant. Children's Choir at 6:40 p.m., children's programs, youth programs 6:40-8 p.m., Bible Study and prayer meeting 7-8 p.m. Wednesday. Services in Spanish led by Rev. Jim Wright held each Sunday at 11 a.m. and each Wednesday at 7 p.m. Address: 300 North Ave.

EDGEWOOD PRESBYTERIAN

Today, the church will have a Good Friday Tenebrae service reflecting on the death of Christ. Easter Worship on Sunday will begin at 10:30 a.m. instead of the normal 11 a.m. worship time and will include special music and the Sacrament of Communion. The sermon will be titled “Easter Surprise!” Address: 316 W. McIntosh St.

EMMANUEL BAPTIST

Free Yard Sale: Saturday, April 6, from 11:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. Address: 632 McCrimmon Road, Carthage.

EMMANUEL CONGREGATIONAL CHRISTIAN

Sunday: Dr. Barry Drum, interim minister, leads the worship. His sermon topic will be “The Gospel of the Resurrection.” Scripture reading will be Matthew 26:26-30. Holy Communion will be given. Andrew’s Box for this month will be designated for CUOC.  On-going collection for the Food Pantry. Address: corner of Spring Lane and Wilkins Drive.

FAIR PROMISE A.M.E. ZION

A Good Friday Fish Fry will be held today from 11 a.m. through 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $7. Menu includes Southern fried fish, cole slaw, baked beans, hushpuppies, homemade desserts and assorted beverages. Dine-in or take-out. Free delivery is available for an order of three or more plates. Call (919) 776-4622 to pre-order. Sunday: Praise and Worship service at 11 a.m. Easter Egg Hunt will follow the benediction. Bring own baskets. April 5: A Kick-Off Dinner celebrating the 145th Church Anniversary will be held from 11 a.m. through 3 p.m. $7 per plate. Contact Edna W. Foushee at (919) 776-4622 to place orders.

FAITH HOPE DELIVERANCE CHRISTIAN CENTER

Today at noon: Community prayer on the grounds of church. Lunch will be served. Sunday: Prayer at 10 a.m. and worship at 11 a.m. Address: 646 Oakwood Ave.

FIRST CALVARY BAPTIST

Saturday at 11:30 a.m.: Easter Egg Hunt. Sunrise Service on Sunday at 6:30 a.m. The speaker will be Rev. Clyde Scotton Jr. of Butler's Chapel Baptist Church in Franklinville. The Laymen's League will serve breakfast after the service. There will be 11 a.m. Easter services.

FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHRISTIAN

Sunday: Sunrise Service at 7 a.m. Breakfast at 8 a.m., Sunday School at 9 a.m. and worship service at 10 a.m. with the choir presenting the cantata “Calvary’s Love." Address: corner of Fifth and McIver streets.

FOUNTAIN OF LIFE MINISTRIES

Sunrise Service at 6 a.m. Sunday. Regular 10 a.m. worship service, and there will be refreshments after Sunrise Service. Address: 3491 Cameron Drive.

GETHSEMANE-MT. SINAI UNITED HOLY

The Quarterly Saint Gathering will convene today at 7:30 p.m. Elder Ruby Graham will be the speaker and the Gethsemane Mixed Chorus will sing. Saturday at 4 p.m., there will be a program with the United Fellowship Youth Choir. Sunday, Elder Curtis Boykin will deliver the message with the United Fellowship Choir providing the music. Address: 243 Vernie Phillips Road, Goldston.

GOD CHOSEN MINISTRY

Easter Sunday service at 9 a.m. Address: 3002 Industrial Drive.

GOLDSTON UNITED METHODIST

Sunday: Sunrise service at 7 a.m. Breakfast at 8 (or following the Sunrise Service), Sunday School at 9 and worship at 10 a.m.

GOOD SHEPHERD BAPTIST

Good Friday service at 7 p.m. today. Communion will be celebrated. Easter Sunrise Service will be at 7 a.m. Sunday with breakfast served at 7:30 a.m. and worship service at 8:30 a.m. Address: Johnsonville.

HAYWOOD BIBLE

Saturday: 12-2 p.m., Kids Easter Fun Day. Hot dog cookout, egg hunt and games. Community invited. Sunday: Sunrise service 7 a.m., breakfast 7:30 a.m., Sunday School 8 a.m. and worship at 9 a.m. Address: Haywood Road, Moncure.

HILLMON GROVE BAPTIST

Saturday: 10 a.m.-noon, Community Easter Egg Hunt, ages 1-12. Sunday: 6:30 a.m. Community Sunrise Service, 7:30 a.m. Breakfast, 11 a.m. cantata “Beyond the Cross." Wednesday, April 3, at 10 a.m. Care Team C Meeting, 7 p.m. Adult Bible Study, Youth, Girls in Action, Royal Ambassadors, Mission Friends. Address: 384 Hillmon Grove Road, Cameron.

HOLLAND CHAPEL A.M.E. ZION

The ICFC area of churches annual Holy Week Service ends today at Holland Chapel A.M.E. Zion Church. Guest speaker is the Rev. Daran H. Mitchell of Trinity A.M.E. Zion Church in Greensboro. Dr. Orlando R. Dowdy is host pastor. For more information, call the church office at (919) 362-7831. Address: 360 Burgess Road, Apex.

HOLLY SPRINGS BAPTIST

Easter Sunrise Service at 6:45 a.m. Choir Worship Celebration at 9:30 a.m. Address: 385 Holly Springs Church Road, Broadway.

JONES CHAPEL UNITED METHODIST

Sunrise Service Sunday at 7 a.m. There will be a pot luck breakfast following the service, please bring a covered dish if you would like to join in. No 11 a.m. service this Sunday only.

JONESBORO HEIGHTS BAPTIST CHURCH

Easter Sunday: Celebration Worship at 8:45 AM in the Chapel, Rev. Richard Wood preaching. Sunday School at 9:45 a.m. Worship at 11 a.m. in the Sanctuary, Rev. Jeff Roberts preaching. Sermon title: “Going Through Easter.” Listen live at www.jhbc.org.

JONESBORO UNITED METHODIST

Good Friday Stations of the Cross self-guided meditation, today 7-8 p.m. Easter Sunrise Service on Sunday at 6:30 a.m. in the Wesley Center followed by breakfast until 9 a.m. Sunday School for all ages at 9:45 a.m. Easter Worship at 11 a.m. in the sanctuary. Wonderful Wednesday on April 3 includes dinner at 5:30 p.m. ($5 per person), with children, youth and adult studies at 6:30 p.m. The new study, “Fruit of the Spirit,” begins on April 3. Continuing studies include the bilingual Aposento Alto/Upper Room. Zumba on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5:30-6:30 p.m. in the Wesley Center; $1 per class. Pastor's Bible Study Wednesdays, 9:30 a.m. in the Wesley Center library. Item donations are being collected for the UMMen Pancake Breakfast and Silent Auction on Saturday, April 20; call the church office at (919) 775-7023. Address: 407 W. Main St.

JUNIPER SPRINGS BAPTIST

Sunday: The choir will present the Easter cantata “It Is Finished” at 11 a.m.; Sunday school at 10 a.m. and Wednesday night Bible studies at 7. (third Wednesday night, coffee and donuts at 6:30). The Rev. John Hackney is pastor. Address: 852 Buckhorn Road.

LEMON SPRINGS BAPTIST

Easter egg hunt at 5 p.m. today. There will be hot dogs, face painting and other activities. Bring your cameras for pictures with the Easter bunny. Sunday: Sunrise Service at 7 a.m.; Sunday School at 8:45 a.m. and worship at 10 a.m. Pastor Andy Foley will have sermon and the Lord’s Supper will be observed, and Children’s Church with Amanda Holt and Gwen Rackley will be held. Address: 576 Sanders Road.

LEMON SPRINGS UNITED METHODIST

Good Friday Special today at 7 p.m. Easter Sunrise Special on Sunday at 7 a.m. Sunday School classes for all ages at 10 a.m. Four adult classes: 3-International Lessons; 1-Bible Study. Wednesday events: Covered dish dinner, Wednesdays at 6 p.m.; with Sharing and Music at 6:45 p.m. and Community Gathering, 7 p.m. in the sanctuary. Choir rehearsal, 7:50 p.m. Youth Group, (6th grade and up) and Kingdom Kids (up to 5th grade) meet on Wednesdays, from 6:30-8 p.m. Join the Reunion Group on the first Monday of each month at 5:30 p.m. Every Monday, Prayer 11 a.m., followed by lunch at Jim’s Restaurant. Address: 7225 Lemon Springs Road.

LIFE CHANGERS FELLOWSHIP

Today at 7:30 p.m.: "Fresh Fire Fridays — The Easter Edition." Experience the Ministry of Elder Ra'Shan Wilson of Charlotte and Recording Artist Mischael Goldsmith and S.O.U.L. Out. Saturday, 10 a.m., Intercessory Prayer; 12-5 p.m., Community Youth Fun Day. Sunday, 5 p.m., Weekly Sunday Night BREAKOut Service with Pastor Jason Trusell. For more information on any of the events, call toll free 1-855-LIFE-LCF or www.lifechangersnc.org.

LILLINGTON CHURCH OF GOD

Second Annual Easter Eggstravaganza on Saturday from 3-5 p.m. Inflatables, balloon art, face painting, an egg hunt and much more. The Easter Story will be presented by the Jolly Raleigh Klown Alley. The event will be held for free rain or shine. For further information email: lillingtoncog@gmail.com or call (910) 893-4577.

MAYS CHAPEL BAPTIST

Sunday: Easter Sunrise Service at 7 a.m., followed by breakfast, then morning worship at 8 a.m. Message will be by Pastor Eric N. Davidson with special music by the church Praise Team. Address: 24 Rosser Road, Bear Creek.

MERCIFUL HANDS OUTREACH MINISTRIES

Zion Hill Christian Center, Merciful Hands Outreach Ministries and God's Fellowship Christian Center present Unity Explosion at 4 p.m. Sunday featuring Apostle Dr. Ron Spears of Faith and Power Christian Center in Dunn. Family and Friends Day on April 14 at 4 p.m. featuring Evangelist Annette McKoy of Lion of Judah. Women's Brunch at 10 a.m. April 6 featuring Mother Rutha Ray and Mother Geraldine Marks.               

MIRACLE BAPTIST

Sunday: Easter sunrise service at 7 a.m. at the church and an additional later service at 9 a.m. No service scheduled for the evening. Address: 830 Harvey Faulk Road.

MONCURE UNITED METHODIST

A Good Friday service will be held today at 7 p.m. Easter worship service will be held at 9 a.m. Sunday with a potluck breakfast to follow. Address: 16 Post Office Road, Moncure.

MOORE UNION CHRISTIAN

Sunday: Sunrise Service at 7 a.m. (breakfast), Sunday School at 8 a.m. and worship service at 9 a.m. Address: 4294 Buckhorn Road.

MT. CALVARY

Sunday at 6 p.m., The Sons of Destiny will host the Gospel Caravan. Along with regular groups will be Wilbert Williams. Address: 1867 Colon Road.

MT. CARMEL HOLINESS

All-night shut-in beginning at 10 p.m. today. Address: 620 W. Main St.

MOUNT NEBO FREEWILL BAPTIST

Sunday: Sunrise Service at 6 a.m. Breakfast will follow service. Sunday School after breakfast. No morning service. Address: 3292 Edwards Road, Lemon Springs.

MT. SINAI UNITED HOLY

Easter Sunrise service will be observed at 6:30 a.m. Sunday. Address: 1021 Washington Ave.

MT. ZION OFWB

Today from 9:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m.: Community youth explosion. Games, music, face painting, etc. Hot dogs, sodas and chips will be sold. Special guest will be “Big Juicy” from Lizard Lick. Address: 903 Burgess Circle, Broadway.

MURCHISON CHAPEL AME ZION

Sunrise Service at 6 a.m. Sunday. Breakfast will be served after service. Speaker will be Elder Billy Buie of Pilgrim Rest. Sunday School at 9 a.m. with worship at 10 a.m. Clyde Watson will preach at the 11 a.m. service. Address: Olivia.

NEW LIFE PRAISE

Sunday: Sunrise Service at 6:30 a.m. Pastor Roger Thomas will preach. Then all are welcome to gather in the fellowship hall for a pancake breakfast. Sunday school Bible classes for all ages begin at 9:30 a.m. Nursery is provided on Sunday morning.  At  the regular 10:30 a.m. morning worship service, Pastor Thomas will preach on “Empty Promises of Easter!” and the church will observe The Lord’s Supper. No Sunday evening service. Wednesday evenings at 6:30, adult Bible studies. Address: 2398 Wicker St.

NEW ZION MISSIONARY BAPTIST

Sunday: Sunrise Service at 6:30 a.m. The Mt. Pisgah Lee Church family will provide the service. Breakfast after service. Sunday School after breakfast at 9 a.m. No 11 a.m. service. Address: 3324 Truelove St.

NORTHVIEW CHRISTIAN

Easter Sunrise Service will be held on church grounds at 7 a.m., weather permitting. In case of inclement weather, it will be moved inside the sanctuary. Breakfast will be served in the fellowship hall following service. Sunday school at 8 a.m. and regular service conducted by Dr. Mike Johnson will be at 9 a.m. Choir will present special music. Address: 3301 Hawkins Ave.

POCKET PRESBYTERIAN

Sunday: 8 a.m. - Sunrise Service (outdoors, if weather permits); 9:45 a.m., Sunday school; 11 a.m., Easter Sunday worship. Come as you are. Address: 669 Pocket Church Road.

PREVAILING LIFE MINISTRIES

Good Friday Service at 7 p.m. today. Seven speakers from various churches will speak from “The Seven Words from the Cross.” Sunday: Sunday School 9:15 a.m. Prayer and woship. Speaker will be Dr. Herman Morris. Address: 207 McIver St.

ST. JAMES AME

Sunday service will be held at 10 a.m. Address: 1024 Boykin Ave.

ST. MARK UNITED CHURCH OF GOD

Pre-Easter Service at 7:30 p.m. today. Speaker will be Minister Deon Allbrook. Address: 511 Church St.

ST. THOMAS’ EPISCOPAL

Sunday, there will be two services of Festival Choral Eucharist, at 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. Fr. Craig J. Lister will officiate at both services. There is no Sunday School this day, because of the Easter Egg hunt following the 10 a.m. service, but there is a nursery provided from 8:45 a.m. until 12:15 p.m.

SALEM PRESBYTERIAN

Salem Spring Celebration! April 27, 3:30-7:30 p.m. Free games, free cookout and music. Activities for kids and adults. 145th Anniversary, Saturday, May 19. Address: 3554 Avents Ferry Road.

SANDY BRANCH BAPTIST

Today at 7 p.m., Good Friday Service including a cantata by the Adult Choir and a Communion Service; Saturday at 10:30 a.m. an egg hunt for the community children ages preschool through third grade; Sunday at 7 a.m. a Sunrise Service, breakfast at 8 a.m., Sunday School at 9 a.m. and worship service at 10 a.m. Address: 715 Sandy Branch Church Road, Bear Creek.

SHALLOW WELL CONGREGATIONAL CHRISTIAN

Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. All children are invited to come and join. Bring your own basket. There will be games, stories, the Egg Hunt and pizza for lunch.

SHEPHERD'S FLOCK BAPTIST

Saturday, 11 a.m. Kite Flying Contest. Easter Egg Hunt at 2 p.m. Free food and lots of fun. Pressley Foushee Road (future home of new church). Sunday, Sunrise Service at 7 a.m. followed by breakfast. Easter Cantata, "The Greatest Gift, The Greatest Love, The Greatest Sacrifice," presented by the choir at 11 a.m. No Sunday night services. Tune in to WDSG 107.9 FM on Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 6 p.m. to hear Pastor Dr. Larry Martin or visit www.wdsg-fm.com. Address: 22 Big Springs Road (corner of Center Church and Big Springs Road).

SOLID ROCK COMMUNITY

Easter Egg Hunt Saturday afternoon at 4 p.m. for children ages 1-12. Easter Sunrise Service 6:45 a.m. Light breakfast in fellowship hall follows Sunrise service. Baptism Service 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Craig Dodson will speak about; "Not A Myth." No evening service. Adult Bible Study and Youth Classes at 9:15 a.m. Nursery and Children's Church provided. Light meal (pot luck) every Wednesday 6-7 p.m., Adult Bible Study and Prayer Time 7-8 p.m.; also children/youth classes ages 3 to 18 years old. Food Bank distribution third Saturday (April 20) at 10 a.m. Transportation available, call (919) 777-6579 or (919) 775-9939. Address: 989 White Hill Road.

SOUTHSIDE BAPTIST

Sunday: Resurrection Service in the church cemetery at 8 a.m. At 9 a.m., there will be a potluck breakfast in the fellowship hall. Sunday School at 10, followed by the morning service at 11. Soloist, Dave Cyphert, will sing during both services. Pastor Tom Welborn will speak on "Ten Statements Concerning The Resurrection." Address: 108 Knowledge St., Broadway.

SUMMERVILLE PRESBYTERIAN

Easter Sunrise Service at 7 a.m. Sunday. The Rev. Thomas K. Spence Jr., a native of Lillington, will lead the service. Breakfast will follow and morning service will be at 9 a.m. Address: Old U.S. 421, two miles west of Lillington.

SWANN STATION BAPTIST

Sunday: Sunrise service at 7 a.m. at Cameron Grove Cemetery on Swann Station Road (inclement weather, meet in church sanctuary). Breakfast following in church fellowship building; 9 a.m. Sunday School for all ages (nursery, birth-2 years provided); 10 a.m. worship service: The Adult Choir and Drama Team presents “Behold The Lamb." Nursery provided. Address: 7592 Hwy. 87 South.

THE SALVATION ARMY

Good Friday Service at 6 p.m. Friday. Saturday: Easter Bazaar at 8:30 a.m. and egg hunt and games at 11 a.m. Sunday: Sunrise Service at 8 a.m. Light breakfast following sunrise service. Easter service at 10:30 a.m. For more information, call (919) 718-1717. Address: 507 S. Steele St.

TRAMWAY BAPTIST

Sunrise Service will be held Sunday at 7 a.m. followed by breakfast prepared by the Brotherhood. Resurrection Morning Worship will begin at 9 a.m. with special music by the Heavenly Adult Choir and Pastor Dr. John Allen will bring the message on The Resurrection. No Sunday School. Adult Bible Study, Youth, CIA's and Mission Friends will meet Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. Address: 2401 Jefferson Davis Hwy.

TRINITY LUTHERAN

The Good Friday Service features the Tenebrae, the Service of Shadows at 7 p.m. today. Easter breakfast at 9 a.m. Bring breakfast items to share. Easter egg hunt follows the breakfast. Resurrection of Our Lord Sunday worship service will be ministered by the Rev. Timothy Martin. Worship service 10:30 a.m. Holy Communion will be celebrated. No Sunday School or early worship Sunday. Address: 525 Carthage St.

TRY JESUS MINISTRIES

Today at 7:30 p.m.: Pre-Anniversary program for Apostle Joseph Green and Pastor Pansy Green. Guest speaker will be Pastor Demitra Brooks from Embassy Christian Center in Fayetteville. Saturday at 6 p.m., Youth Easter Program. Mime dancing, praise dancing, poetry, flag dancing and a lot more. Guest speaker will be 17-year-old Minister Grant Hinson from Christian Life Ministries in Biscoe. Address: 311 Carthage St.

WILLIAMS CHAPEL

A Gospel Exposure will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday, featuring The Tie That Bind of Sanford, The Master Keys of Angier, soloist Chris Tembo of New Life Fellowship Church, Johnsonville Male Chorus and others. Master of Ceremonies will be Tommy Mack of WXKL 1290. Contact Sue Wilson if your group is singing. (919) 775-5265. Address: 1750 Buie Road, Broadway.

ZION CHRISTIAN

Easter services: Sunrise service 6:30 a.m., breakfast 7 a.m., Sunday school 8 a.m. and worship at 9 a.m. Address: 23 Zion Church Road.