Church News

Sep. 06, 2013 @ 05:00 AM

ASBURY UNITED METHODIST

Annual Homecoming Sunday, Sept 15, at 11 a.m. Lunch will be served following worship service with memorial service after lunch. Revival: Monday through Thursday, Sept. 16-19, with visiting preachers and singers each night. Address: 560 Wade Bright Road.

BARBECUE PRESBYTERIAN

Sunday: The sermon at the 11 a.m. service will be "Fearfully and Wonderfully Made" and will be based on Psalm 139.1-6, 13-18. The anthem will be "There Is a Redeemer." The Sunday School assembly will begin at 9:45 a.m. with classes for all ages following. Address: 124 Barbecue Church Road.

BEAVER CREEK BAPTIST

Sunday: 11 a.m. service will be a message from Revelation 3:1-6, Can A Church Die? Women on Mission of Beaver Creek Baptist Church invites you to their 3rd annual Women’s Conference on Saturday at 2 p.m. Speaker will be Phyllis Elvington. Address: 2280 Nicholson Road, Cameron.

BUFFALO PRESBYTERIAN

Sunday, 11 a.m. Worship Service: Pastor, Rev. Paul J. Shields, presents sermon: "On Being Molded." First Scripture Reading: Jeremiah 18: 1-6; Second Scripture Reading: Luke 14: 25-27, 33; Third Scripture Reading: Philemon 1-21. Sunday School Recognition Day and New Member Luncheon. Lee County Presbyterian Pulpit Exchange with county-wide picnic at Jonesboro Presbyterian Church will be held Sunday, Sept. 29. Guest preacher will be the Rev. Brown Patten. Fall Bazaar will be held Saturday, Oct. 5, from 8 a.m. until noon. 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 HILL PRESBYTERIAN

Harvest Sale: Saturday from 11 a.m. until 7 p.m. Pork BBQ, Chicken & Dumplings. Eat in or take out. $7 a plate. Address: Hwy. 24, Johnsonville.

CHRISTIAN FAITH MINISTRIES

The 2nd Annual Fall Festival will be held Saturday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Address: 3110 Cameron Drive.

CHRISTIAN PROVISION MINISTRIES

Sunday: Observing “Next Level” Sunday at the 11 a.m. worship service with special guest, Bishop Sheldon McCarter of Greater Cleveland Avenue Christian Church in Winston-Salem, and guest psalmist, KJ Scriven. Address: 2300 Courtland Drive.

CHURCH OF MANY COLORS

Sunday: Sunday School: 9:45 a.m.; Church Service: 11 a.m. with Pastor Gerome Williams Sr. speaking. The message will be One Lord, One Faith, One Baptism … It Doesn’t Get Any Better Than That! Address: 2320 Pilson Road.

COOL SPRINGS BAPTIST

A GriefShare Recovery Support Group will be held weekly beginning Sept. 8-Dec. 1 from 5 to 6:30 p.m. For more information, call (919) 718-9739 or (919) 776-4633.

EAST SANFORD BAPTIST

Sunday: The church will meet in the sanctuary (Sunday School Assembly) at 9:45 a.m., depart for Sunday School at 9:50 a.m. and classes will start at 10 a.m. The Rev. Robbie Gibson will speak at the 11 a.m service. Special Sunday night service guest speaker will be James O. Smith, Pentagon attack survivor. Music by Cypress Gospel. Meal at 5 p.m and special service at 6 p.m. Men's Prayer Breakfast will be Tuesday at 6:15 a.m. at Mrs. Wenger's Restaurant. Wednesday: 6:40-8 p.m. Children and Youth Bible Study and Music. Services in Spanish led by Rev. Jim Wright held each Sunday at 11 a.m. and each Wednesday at 7 p.m. wwweastsanford.org. Address: 300 North Ave.

EASTSIDE PENTECOSTAL HOLINESS

Sunday: Homecoming. Special singing with The Singing McNeills. Service starts at 10:30 a.m. Dinner will be served at approximately 12:30 p.m. Pastor is the Rev. Ernest Hinson.

EDGEWOOD PRESBYTERIAN

Sunday: Sunday School Assembly at 9:30 a.m., Sunday School for all ages at 9:45 a.m., Coffee Fellowship at 10:30 a.m. and worship at 11 a.m. The sermon “What Will Be Your Legacy?” will be based on Jeremiah 18:1-11 and Luke 14:25-35. The Junior and Senior High youth will have their kickoff for the new school year at 5 p.m. at Pocket Presbyterian. bill.edgewoodpc@windsgtream.net. Pastor: Dr. William C. Hayes. Address: 316 W. McIntosh St.

EPHESUS BAPTIST

Sunday: All ages are invited to participate in the Gospel Project starting at 9:45 a.m. with the worship service to follow at 10:50 a.m. Evening service at 7. Nursery provided. Wednesday: Bible study at 7 p.m. in fellowship hall. Address: 2724 White Hill Road.

FAIR PROMISE A.M.E. ZION

Annual Senior Citizens’ Celebration from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday in the fellowship hall. Transportation will be provided from Sandhills Manor Apartments on the corner of Harkey Road and Courtland Drive at 12:30 p.m. and from Stewart Manor on Dudley Street at 12:45 p.m. In celebration of Grandparents Day, join your B.G.F. (Best Grandparent(s) Forever) for the morning service at 11 a.m.

FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHRISTIAN

A raffle drawing to fund local outreach ministries will be held Saturday, Oct. 5, at 6 p.m. Grand prize is a pair of tickets to the Carolina Panthers vs. New Orleans Saints game, second prize is a $75 Lowe's Home Improvement gift card, and the third prize is a mystery item worth $50. Tickets are $1 each or a pack of six for $5. To purchase tickets, call Pastor Robert Thomas at (919) 258-6960. Ticket holders do not have to be present to win. Address: 328 McIver St.

FIRST PRESBYTERIAN

The Rev. Robert Yandle will lead the 9 a.m. contemporary service and the 11 a.m. traditional worship service. At 10 a.m., there will be a pancake breakfast in the Harper Center for Rally Day. Monday: Women’s Circles meet. Tuesday: Elders and Deacons will meet at 6:30 p.m. Address: 203 Hawkins Ave.

GRACE CHAPEL

Saturday, Sept. 14, “Denim and Pearls” Women’s Rally with Speaker Phyllis Elvington, 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.; free admission. Sunday: Early worship service at 8:15 a.m., Sunday School at 9:15 a.m. Dr. Holland will be sharing “Vision for the Future” in the 10:30 a.m. service. Awana is at 6 p.m. Wednesday night service is held at 7 p.m. weekly. Address: 2605 Jefferson Davis Hwy.

HILLMON GROVE BAPTIST

Sunday: 9:45 a.m. Sunday School, 11 a.m. Worship/Kid's Worship, 5 p.m. Awana/Youth/Adult Bible Study. Monday: 6:30 p.m. Women on Mission Meeting. Tuesday: 6:30 p.m. Missions Committee meeting. Wednesday: 6:30 p.m. Care Team A, 7 p.m. Bible Study/Youth/GA's/RA's/Mission Friends. Address: 384 Hillmon Grove Road, Cameron.

JONESBORO HEIGHTS BAPTIST

Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost: Celebration Worship at 8:45 a.m. in the Chapel, Rev. Kenny Dail preaching. Sunday School at 9:45 a.m. Worship at 11 a.m. in the sanctuary, Rev. Jeff Roberts preaching. Sermon title, “Another Visit with Jacob – The Discovery of Holiness.” Listen live at www.jhbc.org.  Address: 316 W. Main St.

JONESBORO UNITED METHODIST

Free car wash Saturday from 8:30 a.m. until noon; donations accepted for future youth mission trip. Worship on Sunday at 8:30 a.m. in the sanctuary, 8:30 a.m. in the Wesley Center and 11 a.m. in the sanctuary. Sunday School celebration and class promotions at 9:45 a.m. on Sunday in the Wesley Center. Finer Than Gold senior fellowship on Thursday, Sept. 12, 10-11:30 a.m. Women's small group on Tuesdays, noon-1 p.m., explores “Biblical Womanhood.” Zumba on Tuesday and Thursday, 5:30-6:30 p.m. in the Wesley Center; $1 per class. Wonderful Wednesday features dinner at 5:30 ($5/$2.50); kids choir at 6 p.m.; “God's Explorers” for kids, youth mid-week refuel and adult studies “Old Testament Stories from the Back Side” and “Consider the Birds,” 6:30-7:30 p.m. Choir rehearsal Wednesdays at 7:30. Registration now open for four-person teams in the 3rd Annual JUMC Spelling Bee on Sunday, Sept. 29, 5-7 p.m.; call office to register. Ministerio en Español: Reunión de Oración, Miercoles 7 p.m.; Escuela Dominical, Domingo, 10 a.m.; Estudio Biblico, Viernes, 7 p.m. Información: jochoa@nccumc.org. Address: 407 W. Main St..

JUNIPER SPRINGS BAPTIST

Sunday school at 10 a.m., worship service at 11 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 UNITED METHODIST

Sunday at 11 a.m., Lee Hensley will bring the message "What Kind of Dirt Are You?" Wednesday, Sept. 11, 7 p.m., Non-Traditional Worship. Sunday School classes for all ages at 10 a.m. Four adult classes. Wednesday events: Enjoy a covered dish dinner, Wednesdays at 6 p.m, with Sharing and Music at 6:45 p.m., Coming to Life at 6:50 p.m., and Community Gathering, at 7 p.m. in the sanctuary. 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

Service at 5 p.m. Sunday with Pastor Jason Trusell. Healings, Miracles, New Life and Fresh Starts are taking place. Address: 291 Wilson Road.

LILLINGTON CHURCH OF GOD

Saturday: BBQ Fundraiser with all proceeds going toward building fund. 3 until 7 p.m. Eat in or take out. $7 per plate includes pulled BBQ pork, boiled potatoes, green beans, roll and homemade dessert. Rain or shine. For further information or tickets, call (910) 893-4577 or visit us on Facebook. Address: 500 West Old Road, Lillington.

MIDDAY FELLOWSHIP MINISTRIES

Sept. 27 at 6 p.m., Wisdom Through Proverbs. Community Fellowship. Event will be held at the Holiday Inn Express on Dalrymple Street. For more information, contact Clara Hickey at (919) 258-9545.

MOORE UNION FWB

Celebrating Family and Friends Day beginning with a fun fellowship outing at 10 a.m. on Saturday in the parking lot of the church. Food, games, Bible trivia and much more. Sunday, Pastor Donald Altman will preach the 11 a.m. service. Address: 9415 Old Hwy. 421, Broadway.

MT. CALVARY BAPTIST

Sunday: Pastor’s Aide Annual Day will be observed at 11 a.m. Speaker will be the Rev. Shirley Williams, associate minister of Murchison Chapel A.M.E. Zion Church. Address: Colon.

MT. CALVARY HOLY CHURCH

Women’s Day Service will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday with guest speaker Minister Tammy Watson of Mt. Nebo Pentecostal Holiness Church in Ramseur. Address: 578 Stockyard Road, Siler City.

MOUNT MORIAH MISSIONARY BAPTIST

Family and Friends Day at 11 a.m. Sunday. The Rev. J.L. Johnson, pastor, will be speaker. Dinner will be served after service. Revival service will begin Monday-Friday, Sept. 13, at 7:30 p.m. Guest speaker for the week will be the Rev. M.T. Clowney Sr. of Christ Missionary Baptist Church of Clinton. Address: 18318 Hwy. 24/27 West, Cameron.

MT. NEBO FWB

The 101th Year Church Anniversary and Old Fashion Day will be observed Sunday at 11 a.m. Annual Revival will begin at 7 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday with guest speaker Pastor Vonkendrick Ginyard, of Refreshing Spring Church of God in Christ in Southern Pines. Address: 3292 Edwards Road.

NEW LIFE PRAISE

Pastor Jeff Chappell will be preaching the Sunday worship service at 10:30 a.m. and the Sunday evening message at 6. This Sunday at the end of the evening service the church will have its prison ministry, SomeOne Cares. Sunday school Bible classes for all ages begin at 9:30 a.m. Nursery is provided on Sunday morning. Come as you are. The youth group meets at 6 p.m. on Wednesdays, and at 6:30 p.m. adult Bible studies. Address: 2398 Wicker St.

NEW ZION MISSIONARY BAPTIST

Revival: Monday-Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. Speaker will be the Rev. Stanley Burnett. Address: 3324 Truelove St.

PARADISE A.M.E. ZION

Today: Doors open at 6 p.m., show starts at 7 p.m. at the Dennis Wicker Civic Center. “A Night of Laughter” with Tracie Davis from Seattle, Wash.; B.B. Brown from Lumberton, Momma D from Sanford and Angela Marks with hand puppets.

PILGRIMS REST CHURCH

Homecoming/Family and Friends Day will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday. Speaker will be Bishop Samuel Wright, pastor of True Gospel United Church of God. Address: 181 Murchison Road, Olivia.

RECOVERY ROOM MINISTRIES

The Women’s Ministry Department will be continuing its 3rd Annual Women’s Conference today through Sunday. This year’s theme: “Ultimate Survival” … It’s A Jungle Out There! The speakers are: today at 8 p.m., Evangelist Deborah Shephard of St. Stevens UCOG in Troy, and Saturday at 7:30 p.m., Women’s Fellowship Luau with Minister Donna Hooker of The Recovery Room Ministries in Carthage. The week’s festivities will conclude Sunday at 11:30 a.m. with Women’s Day theme: “Fit For Survival” with speaker Evangelist Beatrice Smith. The colors for Sunday are blue and white. Address: Carthage.

RED BRANCH BAPTIST

Revival will be held Sunday-Thursday at 7 p.m. each day. Speaker will be Steve Freeman. Address: 1748 Old River Road, Carthage.

RED HILL MISSIONARY BAPTIST

Homecoming will celebrated Sunday. Dinner will be in fellowship hall following morning service. Revival will begin Sunday and go through Friday, Sept. 13 at 7 p.m. each day. The Rev. Bob Marshall of Grace Tabernacle Baptist Church in Brevard will be guest speaker. Address: Hwy. 42, Goldston.

SAINT LUKE UNITED HOLY

Sunday: Anniversary Day for Pastor Elder Emily Petty. At the 11 a.m. service, guest speaker will be Elder Mary Hooker from Church of Praise in Vass. The 3 p.m. service will have as guest speaker Pastor Rev. Bruce Petty from Trinity Methodist AME. Address: 1414 Farrell Road, Osgood.

ST. MARK UNITED CHURCH OF GOD

Youth Day will be celebrated at 11:30 a.m. Sunday. Minister Shakeel Harris will be the speaker. Address: 511 Church St.

SANDY BRANCH BAPTIST

Fifth Quarter will be held today at Sandy Branch. Students in grades 7-12 are invited. Address: 715 Sandy Branch Church Road, Bear Creek.

SHEPHERD'S FLOCK BAPTIST

Sunday: Sunday School for all ages begins at 9:50 a.m. Morning worship service at 11 a.m. Wednesday Night Bible Study at 7. 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. Harvest sale: Saturday from 11 a.m. until 7 p.m. BBQ pork and BBQ chicken. Plates $7. Crafts, cakes and more. Will deliver 10 plates or more. For more information or delivery of plates, call David Murphy at 776-3789. Address: 22 Big Springs Road (corner of Center Church and Big Springs Road).

SOLID ROCK COMMUNITY

Come as you are Sunday, Pastor Craig Dodson will speak at 10:30 a.m. on "The People Had A Mind To Work." Sunday evening Brother Kevin Dodson brings the message. Adult Bible Study and Youth Classes commence at 9:30 a.m. Nursery and Children's Church provided. Covered dish dinner Wednesdays, 6-7 p.m., bring your favorite dish. Wednesday evening Prayer Time 7-7:30 p.m., Bible Study 7:30-8 p.m.; also children/youth classes ages 3 to 18 years old. Transportation available, call (919) 775-9939 or (919) 777-6579. Address: 989 White Hill Road, 15-501 South.

STAR OF HOPE ORIGINAL FREE WILL BAPTIST

The Mighty Stars of Hope Male Chorus will celebrate their 2nd Anniversary at 3 p.m. Sunday. Elder Wayne McKoy Sr. is pastor. Address: 2834 Dalrymple St.

SWANN STATION BAPTIST

Awana for children (nursery-grade 5) begins Sunday. Registration, free food and games from 4 to 5 p.m.; Awana classes from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Youth and Adult ministries also begin Sunday from 5 to 6 p.m. Golf tournament, sponsored by Swann Station Baptist Men is Saturday, Sept. 28, at 8:30 a.m. at Ponderosa Golf Course. Cost is $30 and prizes will be awarded. Download registration form at www.swannstationbc.org. Registration deadline is Sept. 23. To sponsor a hole or for more information, contact Charles Burns at (919-) 499-4789. Sunday School for all ages at 10 a.m. Nursery provided. Worship service and children’s church at 11 a.m. Address: 7592 Hwy. 87 South.

TAYLORS CHAPEL

Celebration of Love will be held Friday, Sept. 20, at 7 p.m. at the Dennis E. Wicker Civic Center. The speaker is Rev. Ronnie Brooks, pastor of St. Matthews AMEZ Church in Pittsboro. Special guest is Gospel Nominee New Creation from Hillsborough and The Dowdy Boys of Pittsboro. Tickets are $10 per person. Tickets can be purchased at the door before 8 p.m.

TAYLORS CHAPEL MISSIONARY BAPTIST

The Spiritual Voices will celebrate their anniversary on Sunday beginning at 3 p.m. Appearing on program will be the Traveling Sons from Chapel Hill, Golden Stars of Goldston, Christian Faith Ministries Choir of Sanford and many more. Address: 3233 Mays Chapel Church Road.

TRINITY LUTHERAN

The Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost worship service will be ministered by the Rev. Tim Martin. The first service will be held at 8:15 a.m. The second service at 10:30 a.m. Coffee hour follows this service. Sunday School starts at 9:15 a.m. Confirmation Class is from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Boy Scouts meet at 6:30 p.m. Address: 525 Carthage St.

TRUE APOSTOLIC

Old Fashion Day will be held Sunday. Pastor is Apostle Samuel Thomas. A free dinner will be served at 3 p.m. Address: 117 Main St.

WORKS FOR CHRIST CHRISTIAN CENTER

Saturday: Prayer Breakfast at 9 a.m., sponsored by the Men's Department. Tickets are $10 and can be paid at the door. Address: 1395 Firetower Road.

ZION HILL CHRISTIAN CENTER

Saturday: Program at 6 p.m. with Pastor Barnes of Little Galilee Church. Address: Osgood Road.