CHURCH NEWS 2/1/13

Feb. 01, 2013 @ 04:04 AM

BEAVER CREEK BAPTIST

Widows, Widowers and Single Adults Ministry will dine and fellowship today at Sanford Dairy Bar at 11:30 a.m. The church offers rides to and from church every Sunday morning service through the Bus Ministry. Please call in advance to schedule a pickup. Every Wednesday the church offers morning Bible study at 9:30 in the chapel and the Food Pantry is open from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Family Life Center. Address: 2280 Nicholson Road, Cameron.

BUFFALO PRESBYTERIAN

Sunday, 11 a.m. worship service: the Rev. Paul J. Shields presents sermon: "Do You Want The Truth?" First Scripture Reading: 1 Corinthians 13: 1-3, 14a, Second Scripture Reading: Luke 4: 18-30. "What Presbyterians Believe" Bible Study — Feb. 6 and 20, and March 6 and 20 at 6:30 p.m. Men's Sweetheart Banquet, Sunday, Feb. 10, at 6 p.m. Sunday School, 10 a.m.; Bible Study, Wednesdays, 6 p.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.

CHRISTIAN FAITH MINISTRIES

Family and Friends Day will be observed at 10:45 a.m. Sunday. A fellowship meal will be served immediately following the service. Dr. Donald Kivett is pastor. Address: 3110 Cameron Drive.

CHURCH OF MANY COLORS

Sunday School, 9:45 a.m.; church service, 11 a.m. Pastor Gerome Williams Sr. will be speaker this Sunday. Address: 2320 Pilson Road.

CONNECT CHURCH

Worship each Sunday morning at 10 at Lee Christian School in the cafeteria. Pastor Thadd McElreath is currently teaching through the Gospel of Luke with a focus on gaining certainty in who Christ is and what his earthly ministry means to us in our lives now. www.connectchurchsanford.com.

EAST SANFORD BAPTIST

Sunday: Breakfast in the Fellowship Hall at 8:30 a.m. Sunday School classes will begin at 9:45 for all ages. The Rev. Bob Yandle will speak at the 11 a.m. service and the Rev. Jim Wright will speak at the 6 p.m. service. 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. eastsanfordbaptistchurch.org. Address: 300 North Ave.

EDGEWOOD PRESBYTERIAN

Sunday: Sunday School Assembly at 9:30, Sunday School for all ages at 9:45, Fellowship at 10:30 and Worship at 11. The sermon will be “Don't Miss The Point!” The church will also collect cans of soup that will be donated to CUOC for the Souper Bowl of Caring offering. edgewoodpc@windstream.net. Pastor: Dr. William C. Hayes. Address: 316 W. McIntosh St.

FAIR PROMISE A.M.E. ZION

Black History will be celebrated every Sunday during the month of February with a theme titled “Ebony Pride.” Feb. 10 at 4 p.m., the Woman’s Home and Overseas Missionary Society will sponsor a pre-Valentine’s Tea. Food, fellowship and prizes.

GOD CHOSEN MINISTRY

Sunday service at 9 a.m. with Pastor Rita M. McLean. Bible study at 7 p.m. Monday. Address: 3002 Industrial Drive.

HILLMON GROVE BAPTIST

Sunday, Scout Sunday. 9:45 a.m. Sunday School, 11 a.m. worship, Boy Scout Recognition and Charter Presentation, Special Music featuring the Children's Choir; 5 p.m., Awana, Youth Bible Study classes, Outlive Your Life, Radical and What Is God Like? 7 p.m. Choir Practice. Wednesday, 10 a.m., Care Team C Meeting; 7 p.m., business meeting. Address: 384 Hillmon Grove Road, Cameron.

JONESBORO UNITED METHODIST

Sunday worship at 8:30 a.m. in the sanctuary, 8:30 a.m. in the Wesley Center and 11 a.m. in the sanctuary, with the Rev. Hunter Preston preaching. Souper Bowl of Caring collections to benefit CUOC after each service. Youth also host a Grilled Cheese & Homemade Soup lunch, 12 noon in the Wesley Center, for $5 per person. Sunday School for all ages at 9:45 a.m. Philanthropy of Community Pathways training Monday, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Zumba classes on Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. and Thursday at 6:15 p.m.; $1 fee per class. Pastor's Bible study Wednesday, 9:30 a.m. Wonderful Wednesday dinner, Pioneer Clubs, youth and adult studies on Feb. 6 starting at 5:30 p.m. Three new adult studies are just starting. Address: 407 W. Main St.

JUNIPER SPRINGS BAPTIST

Regular services: 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 BAPTIST

Baptist Men’s Day on Sunday. Guest speaker will be Gaylon Moss, director of Disaster Relief for N.C. Baptist Men. Special music by the men of the church. Address: 576 Sanders Road, Lemon Springs.

MAYS CHAPEL BAPTIST

Celebrate the month of February with special activities including messages of Love by the Rev. Eric N. Davidson and music by the Praise Team. Children’s message and worship will be held Sunday and dinner at the Dry Dock on Wednesday, Feb. 13. Address: 24 Rosser Road in Bear Creek.

MERCIFUL HANDS OUTREACH MINISTRIES

Family Revival: Theme is Families United Together: Today the speaker will be Evangelist Shelby McNeil at 7 p.m. and on Sunday, the speaker will be Pastor Archie Ray at 11 a.m. Address: 3483 Cameron Drive.

MT. NEBO FREEWILL BAPTIST

The 6th Pastoral Anniversary with guest speaker Minister Leon Jackson of Harnett Family Church in Fayetteville will be held Sunday at 11 a.m. Address: 3292 Edwards Road.

NEW LIFE PRAISE

Pastor Roger Thomas will be preaching the Sunday morning worship service at 10:30 and Sunday evening message at 6. Sunday school Bible classes for all ages begin at 9:30 a.m. Nursery is provided on Sunday morning. There will be observance of The Lord’s Supper Sunday. Wednesday evenings at 6:30 there are adult Bible studies.  Address: 2398 Wicker St.

OLIVIA PRESBYTERIAN

Gospel singing at 11:30 a.m. with the Walters Family Band and Good Neighbors (senior group). Bluegrass gospel singing will be held after the covered dish luncheon.

PREVAILING LIFE MINISTRIES

Every Wednesday: 6:30 p.m. prayer, 7 p.m. Bible study. Friday: 6 p.m., choir practice, 7 p.m. praise and worship rehearsal. Sunday: Prayer at 9:15 a.m., Praise and Worship, 10 a.m.; 11 a.m. message given by Dr. Herman Morris. Address: 207 McIver St.

RED BRANCH BAPTIST

Bruce Frye will be in concert at 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. on Feb. 24. Address: 1748 Old River Road, Carthage.

ST. LUKE UNITED HOLY

Pastor’s Aide program at 3 p.m. Sunday. Address: 1414 Farrell Road.

ST. THOMAS’ EPISCOPAL

Sunday: Services at 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. Fr. Craig J. Lister will officiate at both services. Sunday School starts at 9 a.m. and nursery provided from 8:45 a.m. until 12:15 p.m. This Sunday there will be a baptism at the 10 a.m. service.

SHEPHERD'S FLOCK BAPTIST

Sunday School for all ages begins at 9:50 a.m. Morning worship service at 11 a.m. Sunday Night Service at 7. Youth Challenge at 4:30 p.m. Sunday. 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. Address: 22 Big Springs Road (corner of Center Church and Big Springs Road).

SOLID ROCK COMMUNITY

Sunday: Communion service. At 10:30 a.m., Pastor Craig Dodson speaks on, "A Wasted Life."  At 6 p.m. Pastor Craig Dodson speaks on, “What Is The Holy Spirit?” Saturday visitation 10:30 a.m. meet at church; Choir practice Wednesday evening 8 and Sunday 8:30 a.m., all Sunday School at 9:15 a.m. Coffee-donuts/fellowship time 10 a.m. Nursery and Children's Church provided. Enjoy a covered dish dinner Wednesdays at 6 p.m. Wednesday evening prayer and Bible study 7-8 p.m., also Children/Youth classes ages 3 to 18 years old 7-8 p.m. Men's fellowship breakfast third Saturday each month 9 a.m. Food Bank distribution the third Saturday (Feb. 16) morning at 10. solidrockcommunitychurch.net. For more information or transportation, call (919) 775-9939 or (919) 777-6579. Address: 989 White Hill Road.

TRINITY LUTHERAN

Women of the ELCA will meet at 10 a.m. Saturday. Fourth Sunday after Epiphany worship service will be ministered by the Rev. Timothy Martin. Worship services start at 8:15 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Holy Communion will be celebrated at both services. Coffee hour follows the second service. Sunday School convenes at 9:15 a.m. TLC Youth Group meet following the second service. Boy Scouts meet at 6:30 p.m. Address: 525 Carthage St.

ZION HILL CHRISTIAN CENTER

Today at 7 p.m.: Launching of Restored, Healed and Delivered Ministries with Pastor Al Smith and Evang. Beatrice Smith. Saturday: Pastor Carnegie from Durham will speak at 5 p.m. Sunday: 11 a.m. service with Pastor Al Smith and Evang. Beatrice Smith. Address: 1360 Osgood Road.