Church News

Jun. 20, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

BEAVER CREEK BAPTIST

Sunday at 11 a.m. service, Dr. Darrin Moore will present the sermon “The Object of Faith: Jesus Christ” Philippians 2:5-11. Address: 2280 Nicholson Road, Cameron.

BROADWAY UNITED METHODIST

VBS will be held Sunday-Wednesday. Any inquiries contact : pastormike1989@yahoo.com or call (919) 258-3721. Theme: Workshop of Wonders. Sunday: Registration and dinner at 5:30 p.m., program from 6:30-9 p.m.; Monday: 6 p.m. dinner, program from 6:30-9 p.m.; Tuesday: 6 p.m. dinner, program from 6:30-9 p.m.; Wednesday: 6 p.m. dinner, program begins at 6:30, close at 8:30. All ages welcome. Mission: this year items will be collected for "Operation Shoebox."  Items to bring include toothbrushes, toothpaste, dry soap,wash cloths, stuffed animals, small puzzles and games, toys (no guns or items that might be considered violent), crayons coloring books, no liquids or candies. Please visit http://www.samaritanspurse.org/operation-christmas-child/pack-a-shoe-box/ for more ideas. Address: 104 Church St., Broadway.

BUFFALO PRESBYTERIAN

Sunday: Worship at 11 a.m. Guest preacher will be the Rev. Dr. Harold Stone presenting the sermon: "What Shall We Leave?" First Scripture Reading: Psalm 14, Second Scripture Reading: Luke 12: 13-31. Vacation Bible School “Surfing With The Savior” will be held Tuesday-Thursday from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. For all youth ages preschool through fifth grade. It will be held in the fellowship hall. Bible stories, arts and crafts, singing and recreation, and a snack. Sunday School, 10 a.m.; Women's Circle, second Monday of the month, 2 and 6:30 p.m.; Men's Dinner, last Wednesday of the month, 6 p.m.; Youth Group, Sunday evenings — call for details: (919) 776-7313. Address: 1333 Carthage St.

CALVARY MISSIONARY METHODIST

Sunday: Glory Bound Way Singers will be appearing at 6 p.m. Address: 185 Calvary Church Road.

CAMERON GROVE AME ZION

Vacation Bible School will be held 6-8 p.m. Wednesday through Friday. Topic is The Jesus Connection. Address: 309 Vernon St., Broadway.

CENTENNIAL AME ZION

Vacation Bible School will be held Monday-Wednesday at 6:15 p.m. Address: 67 Milton Marsh Road, Bear Creek.

CENTER UNITED METHODIST

Fellowship and coffee (or hot tea) each Sunday from 9:30-10 a.m. followed by Sunday Bible study from 10-10:45 a.m. Sunday worship begins at 11 a.m. Message this Sunday will be based on scripture passages: Matthew 10:24-39 and is titled, “The No Fear Zone.” Thursday morning Bible Study at 10:30 a.m. studying the  book of Daniel. Youth programs will operate on a reduced schedule during the summer. Tuesday nights at 7: Bible Study called “Not a Fan” based on the book by Kyle Idleman led by James “Nicky” Gaster. Vacation Bible School Sunday-Thursday. For all children. There will be an adult study so parents can participate as well. Those who wish to preregister your children can contact the church at centerumc@windstream.net with the name(s) and age(s) of the children. www.facebook.com/centervbs. Blood drive will be held Wednesday, July 16, from 2-6:30 p.m. Contact Carolee Mitchell at (919) 718-5187 or go to www.redcrossblood.org and use sponsor code centerumc to schedule an appointment. Address: 4141 S. Plank Road.

CHATHAM UNITED METHODIST

Saturday: Furniture/Appliance Yard Sale for the Women’s Mission Group. Items include dishwasher, stove, yard furniture with cushions, desk, bookcase, tables, chairs, small kitchen appliances and misc. items. 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Event will be located at Old Sanford Road off U.S. 15/501 and Chatham Church Road. Sunday worship service is held at 9:30 a.m. and Sunday School at 10:30 a.m.

CHRISTIAN FAITH MINISTRIES

Saturday: Yard Sale/Fish Fry. Yard Sale starts at 7 a.m. Fish fry will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Address: 3110 Cameron Drive.

CHRISTIAN LIFE FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER

Yard Sale: Saturday at 2929 Fayetteville St. starting at 7 a.m.

DELIVERANCE CHURCH OF CHRIST DISCIPLES OF CHRIST

Sunday: The initial sermon service of Latoya Scriven McMiller will be held at 4 p.m. Service will be held at Silk Hope Ruritan Building, 4221 Silk Hope Road, Siler City.

EAST SANFORD BAPTIST

Sunday: Sunday School Assembly in sanctuary at 9:45 a.m. Classes will start at 10 a.m. Rev. Robbie Gibson will speak at the 11 a.m. and the 6 p.m. services. Men’s Prayer Breakfast will be on Tuesday at 7 a.m. in the building at the Hawkins Avenue site. 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. Vacation Bible School Kickoff, Saturday from 4 to 6 p.m. with hot dogs, ID kits, photo op, face painting and games. Vacation Bible School will continue Agency D3, Discover, Decide, Defend, from Sunday-Thursday, 6 to 8:30 p.m. For more information, call (919) 776-3241. www.eastsanford.org. Address: 300 North Ave.

EMMANUEL CONGREGATIONAL CHRISTIAN

Sunday: Morning worship will be held at 11 a.m., with Dr. Barry Drum preaching. Nursery care is available. Fellowship hour will follow the service. The congregation is reminded of a Special Corporate Meeting to be held following the service on Sunday. Members are encouraged to attend. On June 29, a covered dish luncheon will follow the 11 a.m. service, since this will be Dr. Drum's last regular Sunday with the church.         

EBENEZER GOSPEL ASSEMBLY

Sunday: Youth service will be held at 10 a.m. with guest speaker, Minister Shak Harris of St. Mark United Church of God. All youth are invited. Also at 3 p.m., Brother Tracey Murchison of Ebenezer will provide his initial sermon. Address: 396 S. Plank Road.

EDGEWOOD PRESBYTERIAN

Sunday: Sunday School Assembly at 9:30 a.m., Sunday School for all ages at 9:45, Coffee Fellowship at 10:30 and worship at 11. The sermon “The Bald Truth About Fear” will be based on Matthew 10:24-39. bill.edgewoodpc@windsgtream.net. www.edgewoodpres..org Pastor: Dr. William C. Hayes. Address: 316 W. McIntosh St.

EMMANUEL BAPTIST

Saturday: 20th Anniversary celebration with Pastor Eugene Ussery from noon to 5 p.m. Food, fun, gospel singing. Address: 632 McCrimmon Road, Carthage.

EPHESUS BAPTIST

Vacation Bible School is scheduled for Sunday-Friday. Register on line at www.ephesusbaptistsanford.com. Sunday: Worship begins with pre-worship announcements at 10:50 a.m. followed by worship at 11 a.m. No evening service. Weekly activities are: Breakfast at 9:15, Sunday School at 9:50. The Rev. Dr. David Boroughs is pastor. Address: 2724 White White Hill Road.

EVANS CHAPEL AME ZION

Sunday: Children's Day, Student Recognition Day and Vacation Bible School Kick-off Celebration will be held at 11 a.m. Vacation Bible School will be held Monday through Wednesday from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Address: 241 Evans Chapel Road, Siler City.

FAIR PROMISE A.M.E. ZION

Vacation Bible School will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday-Friday. Theme is “The Jesus Connection,” based on I Corinthians 1:9. Refreshments will be served after each study session.

FIRST CHURCH OF CHRIST DISCIPLES OF CHRIST

A flapjack fundraiser breakfast will be held Saturday from 8 to 11 a.m. at Applebee’s. $7 tickets can be purchased at the door. Address: 10565 McDougald Road, Broadway.

FIRST PRESBYTERIAN

The Rev. Ron Stoker will lead the 9 a.m. contemporary service and the 11 a.m. traditional service on Sunday. His sermon will be “The Lord Will Provide.” Vacation Bible School will be held Thursday and Friday from 5:30-7:30 p.m. in the Harper Center and on Saturday, June 28, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Circle M City on Center Church Road. Address: 203 Hawkins Ave.
  

GETHSEMANE MT. SINAI UNITED HOLY

Youth Day will be observe Sunday at 11:30 a.m. with Deaconess Phyllis Marsh as the speaker. Youth of the Year will be named and graduates and students will be recognized. Vacation Bible School will begin Monday through Wednesday from 9 a.m. to noon for children and adults. Address: 243 Vernie Phillips Road, Goldston.

GOD’S FELLOWSHIP CHRISTIAN CENTER

Vacation Bible School will be held Monday-Wednesday from 6 to 7:30 p.m. All ages welcome. Address: 124 A South Main St., Broadway.

GOOD NEWS BAPTIST

Sunday: Contemporary service at 10 a.m. Nursery and classes through fifth grade. Youth meetings and senior citizens’ activities. Pastor is Steve Ray and music leader is Judy Nowell. Address: 1801 Nash St., Dennis Wicker Civic Center.

GOSPEL CONCERT

Gospel event will be held June 28 at the Dennis A. Wicker Civic Center. Appearing will be The Christian Disciples Group, The Bethel Ministries Band, The Sons of Destiny Group, The Gospel Winds Chorus, The Apostle Joe Green Group and the First Baptist Church Praise Dancers. Doors open at 4 p.m., show begins at 5:30 p.m. Tickets are $15 per person, $7.50 for children under 12 and free for children under 5 years old. To purchase tickets, contact Community Habitat LLC at (336) 338-5919 or (336) 908-6922. Email centralcarolina@hotmail.com or ssiler1797@aol.com.

HILLMON GROVE BAPTIST

Sunday: 9 a.m. Praise Team Practice, 9:45 a.m. Sunday School, 11 a.m. Worship, 5 p.m. Bible Study/Youth/TeamKid; Wednesday: 6:30 p.m. Care Team E, 7 p.m. Bible Study/Youth/Girls in Action/Royal Ambassadors/Mission Friends; Thursday: 8:30 a.m. Bread Basket Ministry, 6:30 p.m. Missions Committee meeting. Address: 384 Hillmon Grove Road, Cameron.

HILLVIEW CHRISTIAN ASSEMBLY

Sunday at 10:45 a.m., Pastor Ray Bodin will bring the morning message. Sunday School starts at 9:45 a.m. Bible Study at 7 p.m. on Wednesday and Food Pantry is on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month at 5:30 p.m. June 25 at 11 a.m., the Food Pantry delivery truck will be at the parking lot. Agents and representatives are asked to be on time to pick up their pantry supplies. A gospel sing will be held June 29 at 10:45 a.m. Address: 3217 Lemon Springs Road.

HOLLY SPRINGS BAPTIST

Vacation Bible School will be held Sunday-Thursday from 6:30-9 p.m. Thursday at 7:30, there will be a closing ceremony. Address: 385 Holly Springs Church Road, Broadway.

HOUSE OF REFUGE

Saturday: Pre-Anniversary Service for Bishop Thomas Matthews will be held at 10 a.m. Address: 1665 Lower Moncure Road.

JONESBORO HEIGHTS BAPTIST

Sunday: Celebration Worship at 8:45 a.m. in the Chapel with the Rev. Kenny Dail preaching. Sunday School at 9:45 a.m. Worship at 11 a.m. in the sanctuary with Dr. Calvin Sayles preaching. Sermon title: “Why God Why?” Listen live at www.jhbc.org. Address: 316 W. Main St.

JONESBORO UNITED METHODIST

Worship is celebrated Sunday at 8:30 a.m. in the sanctuary, 8:30 a.m. in the Wesley Center and 11 a.m. in the sanctuary, as well as 11 a.m. in Spanish in the chapel. English and Spanish classes continue on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 6-8 p.m. On Tuesdays, bring lunch and enjoy Women's Lunch Bunch, noon - 1 p.m. Pastor's Bible Study Wednesday mornings, 9:30 a.m. in the Wesley Center. Vacation Bible eXperience with Wonderful Wednesday on June 25 focuses on “Build with God” and the story of Ezra. Dinner at 5:30 p.m. ($5 per person/$2 under 12), followed by music, storytelling, games, arts and science activities, plus related lessons for adults. Choir rehearsal Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. Zumba classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5:30 p.m., $1 donation per class. Yoga on Saturdays at 10 a.m.; donations accepted. Ministerio en Español: www.facebook.com/latrinidad.jonesboroumc. Address: 407 W. Main St.

JUNIPER SPRINGS BAPTIST

Sunday: Sunday school at 10 a.m. Morning worship at 11. Wednesday night Bible studies at 7 (third Wednesday night, coffee and donuts at 6:30). The Baptist Women will host a Women’s Conference on Saturday, Sept. 6, from 8:30 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. The conference is for all women. The Rev. John Hackney is pastor. Address: 852 Buckhorn Road.

LEE’S CHAPEL CHRISTIAN

Sunday: Homecoming with gospel singing at 10 a.m., worship at 11 a.m. with guest pastor, Jim Brady. Revival: Monday-Thursday at 7 p.m. Special singing and different speakers each night. Sunday School, 10 a.m.; Worship Service, 11 a.m.; Children's Church, 11 a.m.; Wednesday: Choir Practice, 6:30 p.m.; Prayer Meeting, 7 p.m.; Bible Study, 7:30 p.m. Address: 453 Lee’s Chapel Road.

LIFE CHANGERS FELLOWSHIP

Sunday: Worship from 5 to 7 p.m. with Pastor Jason Trusell and First Lady Danielle Trusell. Power 2 Live Bible Study is held Tuesday from 7 to 8 p.m. Address: 291 Wilson Road.

LOVE, FAITH & POWER CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES

Sunday: Men's Day service "God's Mighty Men of Valore, The Making of Great Kings" featuring Recording Artist Ron Meadows, A.H.O.D. Male Chorus and One Accord will be held at 6 p.m. Revival will be held July 9-13. On July 20, Women's Day at 6 p.m. "Women on the move for Jesus." Pastor Alice Hooker and Works for Christ Christian Center will be guests. All services are held at Try Jesus Ministries, 311 Carthage St.

LOVE GROVE AME ZION

Saturday: Pig-Pickin Fun Day from noon until. Food, fun and fellowship. Sunday: The Senior Choir will celebrate its 86th Anniversary at 3 p.m. Appearing on the program will be The Mitchelletes, Bobby Thompson, Zion Holy Temple Male Chorus Choir from Pilgrim Rest in Olivia and more. Address: 796 Love Grove Church Road.

MERCIFUL HANDS OUTREACH MINISTRIES

Celebrating the 2nd Annual Pastoral Anniversary of Pastor Archie Ray on June 25-29. Scheduled speakers will be: Wednesday at 7 p.m., Apostle Cravon Smith of Dunn; Thursday at 7 p.m., Apostle Julia Harris; Friday at 7 p.m., Apostle Dr. Ron Spears of Dunn; Saturday at 7 p.m., Apostle Rosa Martin, and Sunday at 11 a.m., Evangelist Annette McKoy.

MIDDAY FELLOWSHIP MINISTRIES

Friday, June 27: Pentecost Feasting - Part 2. Anointing, praises, baptizing, communion. Fellowship will begin at 6 p.m. in the conference room of the Holiday Inn Express on Dalrymple Street. For more information, call Clara Hickey at (919) 353-5648.

MOORE UNION FWB

Sunday: Annual mission program will be held at 3 p.m. Guest speaker will be Minister Mary Graham of Lemon Springs. All ladies are asked to please wear white if possible. Address: 9415 Old Hwy. 421, Broadway.

MT. MORIAH MISSIONARY BAPTIST

Sunday: Celebrating the Rev. Jerry L. Johnson’s 26th anniversary during service at 11 a.m. VBS will be held each evening Monday-Friday at 6 to 8. Classes for all ages. Refreshments will be served each evening. Address: 18318 Hwy. 27 West, Cameron.

MURCHISON CHAPEL AME ZION

Sunday: Trustee/Usher program at 2 p.m. The Rev. Paul McNeill will be the speaker. Address: 5141 Olivia Road, Olivia.

NEW BEGINNING FOR CHRIST INDEPENDENT

Sunday: Pastor Appreciation for the Rev. John McNeill at 3 p.m. Guest speaker will be Minister Hatcher of Mission of Hope Independent Church. Address: 44 Allen Road.

NEW BETHEL

Sunday: Family/Friends Day will be held at 11:15 a.m. Summer Revival will be held at 7 p.m. with the Rev. McAllister from Smith Chapel Church in Fayetteville. Vacation Bible School will be held July 14-18 at 6 p.m. each day. Pastor is Elder Timothy Jenkins. Address: 1142 Boykin Ave.

NEW BIRTH NON-DENOMINATIONAL

Community Outreach “Cookout” will be held Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Depot Park. Free food and drinks. Live music, face painting, games and more. For more information, contact Pastor Tammy Carter at (910) 813-3019 or Apostle Rosa Martin at (910) 261-3498.

NEW LIFE PRAISE

Pastor Jeff Chappell will preach Sunday at the 10:30 a.m. service. The Mission Spotlight will be a Skype session with the Forsaken Children missionaries in Ethiopia. Sunday School for all ages begins at 9:30 a.m. The 6 p.m. message is on the study of the Book of Revelation. Nursery is provided on Sundays. Sunday night a monthly business meeting will be held. Address: 2398 Wicker St.

OAK GROVE HOLINESS

Service will be held Sunday at 2:30 p.m. Guest will be Elder Johnson from Greater Love Ministry in Lillington. For more information, call (919) 776-3819. Address: 202 Tempting Church Road.

OLIVIA PRESBYTERIAN

Sunday: Message will be taken from I Samuel 29:1-3 and titled “From Dilemma Through Repentance to Restoration” by the Rev. George Walton. Awakening Service at 8:30 a.m. followed by breakfast at 8. Lunch will be served in the fellowship hall immediately following the worship service with donations for meal going to support the Century of Faith Garden. Bible School begins Sunday at 6:30 p.m. and runs through Thursday. Anyone wishing to purchase a brick to be placed in the Century of Faith Garden in memory or honor of someone, please contact Doris Hickman at (919) 499-6133. Address: 3363 Olivia Road.

PENTECOSTAL DELIVERANCE FELLOWSHIP NETWORK OF CHURCHES

Holy Convocation: “Pursuing His Presence” Haggai 2:1-9. Today at Zion Hill Christian Center at 7 p.m. with Bishop A. Wright-Douglas of Hinesville, Ga. speaking; Saturday at Zion Hill Christian Center at 10 a.m., youth service, and at 6 p.m., Missionary service with Pastor C. Montgomery of Florida speaking. Please wear white attire. Sunday at 10 a.m. at Mt. Carmel P.h.A. with Speaker Apostle Chester.

POWER OF DELIVERANCE TABERNACLE

Revival will be held Thursday and Friday at 7 p.m. Speaker will be Prophet John Harris from Birmingham, Ala. Address: 218 E. Main St.

RECOVERY ROOM MINISTRIES

Saturday: Celebrating the 14th Pastoral Anniversary and 35th Wedding Anniversary of Pastor Nathane and Donna Hooker. A cookout will be held at 2 p.m. at Carthage Elementary School Park. Dr. Lewis Hooker from Works for Christ will speak at 11:30 a.m. Sunday, followed by dinner. At 3 p.m., Elder Lester Marshall accompanied by Elder Gregory Shepard will be guests. Service will be held at the Community Center at 203 W. Barrett St., Carthage.

RED HILL MISSIONARY BAPTIST

Homecoming will take place on Sunday, Aug. 3, at 3 p.m. Speaker will be Elder Terence McCrimmon, pastor of Oak Ridge Missionary Baptist Church in Lumber Bridge. Revival services will begin on Monday, Aug. 4 through Wednesday, Aug. 6. Services will start at 7:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday night, Elder Terence McCrimmon will be the speaker. Wednesday night, the Rev. Angelia Davis, pastor of Mount Olive AME Zion Church in Carthage, will be the speaker. Address: 1160 Red Hill Road, Cameron.

ROBINSON CHAPEL AME ZION

Saturday at 6 p.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m.: Celebrating Robinson Chapel Gospel Choir’s 5th Anniversary. Appearing will be Redeemed, Mt. Olive Male Chorus, Truly Blessed, Clayburn and The New Gospel Winds, Sons of Destiny, New Hope, Poplar Springs Male Chorus, Gospel Heralds, Voices of Truth Centinial and others. Address: 236 Castleberry Road.

ST. LUKE UNITED METHODIST

Sunday: The VBS kids will sing in the sanctuary at 11 a.m. during worship. Holy Communion will be offered in the H.U.B. service at 8:30 a.m. (Honor God, Understand the Word, Believe and be saved). Traditional worship in Casey Chapel at 8:45. Sunday school for all ages at 9:45. Saturday, June 28 — Fairway District workday at 3MC in Goldsboro to pack school kits. Call Rev. Jaye for more information at (919) 776-2012. Address: 2916 Wicker St.

ST. THOMAS’ EPISCOPAL

Sunday: Two services of Holy Eucharist, at 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. Fr. Craig J. Lister will officiate at both services. Sunday School starts at 9 a.m. Nursery is provided from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Vacation Bible School starts Monday at 9 a.m. and will go through Friday, June 27.

SHEPHERD'S FLOCK BAPTIST

Saturday:  5-8 p.m., Spaghetti supper with all the trimmings from 5 to 8 p.m. $7 per plate. Eat-in or take out. All proceeds go to our building fund. Sunday: Youth Sunday. Sunday School for all ages begins at 9:50 a.m. Worship begins at 11 a.m. Wednesday service at 7 p.m. 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

Son-Treasure Island VBS will be held June 26-28 from 6-8 p.m. Morning worship at 10:30. Morning fellowship begins 8:45-9:30, Sunday school all ages is 9:30-10:15, morning worship at 10:30. Wednesday evening Bible Study/Prayer time at 7 p.m. Nursery provided. Transportation available. (919) 777-6579. Address: 989 White Hill Road.

SWANN STATION BAPTIST

Vacation Bible School will be held Tuesday-Saturday. Classes for nursery-adults. Tuesday-Friday from 6:30-9 p.m.; Saturday from 3-5:30 p.m. (supper following). Sunday: Sunday School for all ages at 10 a.m., worship at 11 a.m., nursery provided for both services. Sunday, June 29: Sunday School at 10 a.m.; VBS Celebration Service at 11 a.m. Address: 7592 Hwy. 87 South.

TRAMWAY BAPTIST

Sunday: Fellowship will begin at 9:45 a.m. followed by Sunday School at 10 a.m.  Praise & Worship Service will begin at 11 a.m. with Pastor Dr. John Allen delivering his sermon titled "Promises to Keep." Scripture for the message will come from Malachi 2:13-16. Address: 2401 Jefferson Davis Hwy.

TRUE GOSPEL UNITED CHURCH OF GOD

Sunday at 11:30 a.m.: Celebrating the 23rd anniversary of Bishop Samuel Wright. Speaker will be Elder Malcolm Curry from St. Mark United Church of God. Address: 405 Third St.