Church news for July 12
BEAVER CREEK BAPTIST
Sunday: The 11 a.m. message will be titled “How Does God Work?” On Sunday, July 21, the church will celebrate its food pantry’s one-year anniversary with a pot-luck lunch after the 11 a.m. service. Pastor: Dr. Darrin Moore. Address: 2280 Nicholson Road, Cameron.
Sunday at the 11 a.m. service, the Rev. Paul J. Shields presents sermon: “Because It’s The Law!” First Scripture Reading: Deuteronomy 6:1-9, 20-25, Second Scripture Reading: Galatians 3:19-29. The Christian Education Committee is sponsoring an “all included” Sunday School for July on Sundays at 10 a.m. for a discussion on Galatians. The remaining itinerary is as follows: July 14, Law and Grace, part 2; July 21, The Time Has Come; July 28, Life Together. VBS, Tell It On The Mountain will be held July 30-Aug. 1 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall. Snack supper, Bible stories, art, crafts, singing and recreational activities are planned for children ages preschool through 5th grade. 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.
Saturday from 1-6 p.m. “Welcome to God’s Neighborhood.” The fun includes learning the story of the Good Samaritan for adults and children, crafts, music, games, a service project for Penick Village, free hot dogs and hamburgers, and a bluegrass/Gospel band. Bring a lawn chair. Address: 600 Carthage St., Cameron.
CHRIST CHURCHOF DELIVERANCE
Today: Youth program at 7 p.m. Saturday: The Praisezetts Dance Team Concert at 5 p.m. Shoe Rally at 3 p.m. Sunday, July 21. Prayer Week, Sunday, July 22-28,. See Prophet Jackie Goldston for additional information. Chief Apostle Crump’s 24th Pastoral Anniversary will be Aug. 7-11. Address: 2233 Lower Moncure Road.
CHRISTIAN PROVISION MINISTRIES
Sunday: Pre-Anniversary Service at 5 p.m. Bishop Ernest Jones, choirs and congregation of True Vine Ministries in Fayetteville will be special guests. Health Services and Youth Fair will be held Saturday, July 20, from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Exhibitors and activities plus seasoned saints annual walk-a-thon. Free sports physicals from 10 a.m. until noon. Address: 2300 Courtland Drive.
CHURCH OF MANY COLORS
Sunday: Sunday School: 9:45 a.m. and service at 11 a.m. with Pastor Gerome Williams Sr. speaking. Address: 2320 Pilson Road.
Family Day will be held Sunday, July 21, from 4 to 8 p.m. Rain date is Sunday, July 28.
EAST SANFORD BAPTIST
Sunday: Sunday School classes will begin at 9:45 a.m. for all ages. The Rev. Robbie Gibson will speak at the 11 a.m. worship services. The children and youth will perform a musical play “Simon Says” at 6 p.m. Following will be refreshments in the fellowship hall. The Men’s Prayer Breakfast will be on Tuesday at 6:15 a.m. at Mrs. Wenger’s Restaurant. Wednesdays: 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. Services in Spanish led by the Rev. Jim Wright held each Sunday at 11 a.m. and each Wednesday at 7 p.m. eastsanfordbaptistchurch.org. Address: 300 North Ave.
Sunday: Sunday School Assembly at 9:30 a.m., Sunday School for all ages at 9:45, fellowship at 10:30 and worship at 11. The sermon will be titled “Can I Control My Anger - Or Will It Control Me?” Pastor: Dr. William C. Hayes. Address: 316 W. McIntosh St.
Annual churchwide gospel singing starting at 5 p.m. on Sunday, July 28. Address: 632 McCrimmon Road, Carthage.
EMMANUEL CONGREGATIONAL CHRISTIAN
The 11 a.m. worship service will be led by Dr. Barry P. Drum, interim pastor, preaching. His sermon topic will be “Journeys of Faith – Gideon: Part 2.” The scripture reading will be found in Judges 7: 1-7. Nursery care is available during worship. Children’s Church, held during the worship hour, is for children 6-12 years. Address: Spring Lane and Wilkins Drive.
EVANS CHAPEL AME ZION
The Ushers’ 79th Anniversary will be held Sunday at 3 p.m. The speaker will be the Rev. Willard Neal, pastor of Jordan Grove AME Zion Church in Siler City. He will be accompanied by his choir, ushers and congregation. All ushers are invited to this celebration. Address: 241 Evans Chapel Road, Siler City.
FAIR PROMISE A.M.E. ZION
Join the church for breakfast from 8 to 10 a.m. Saturday. Dine in or take out. Donation: $6. Call Edna Foushee at (919) 776-4622 to pre-order. Sundays: Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and worship at 11 a.m. Tuesdays: Corporate morning prayer at 8 a.m. Wednesdays: Bible study at noon and 6:20 p.m.
FIRST CHURCH OF CHRIST DISCIPLES OF CHRIST
Sunday: Celebrating the 64th church anniversary at 11:15 a.m. Theme will be “A Church that stands on the faith of God.” Pastor Elder Pearson will bring the morning message at 11:15 a.m. and at the afternoon service the guest preacher will be Pastor Thomas McGilveary from Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Broadway. Address: 10565 McDougald Road, Broadway.
Each Sunday in July there will be a combined worship service at 10 a.m. in the sanctuary. Dr. Dale Miller will lead the service this Sunday. Following the service, there will be a cookout and lots of special activities for kids in the Harper Center. Address: 203 Hawkins Ave.
FOUNTAIN OF LIFE MINISTRIES
Sunday: Family and Friends Day starting at 10 a.m. followed by dinner after the worship service. Address: 3491 Cameron Drive.
FRUIT OF THE SPIRIT MINISTRY
Ninth Year Anniversary celebration at 3 p.m. Sunday. Guest speaker will be Minister Yvonne Allen of Walk by Faith Christian Center. Address: 3486 Cameron Drive.
The Gethsemane Young Voices will celebrate their 42nd anniversary Sunday at 3 p.m. Many groups will appear. Address: 243 Vernie Phillips Road in Goldston.
HILLMON GROVE BAPTIST
Saturday: 6 p.m. Awana Leader Dinner; Sunday: 8:30 a.m. Breakfast, 9:45 a.m. Sunday School, 11 a.m. Worship and Kid’s Worship, 5 p.m. Adult Bible Study/Youth/TeamKID/Preschool TeamKID, 7 p.m. Choir Practice; Wednesday, 6:30 p.m. Care Team A, 7 p.m. Adult Bible Study/Youth/Royal Ambassadors/Girls in Action/Mission Friends; Thursday, 7 p.m. Brotherhood Meeting. Beginning July 21-26, Vacation Bible School will be held from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Classes will be held for ages birth through adults. Registration begins at 5:30 p.m. each night. For more information, contact the church office at (919) 499-4913. Address: 384 Hillmon Grove Road, Cameron.
HUNT SPRINGS BAPTIST
Vacation Bible School Kickoff, registration from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday. Pre-K through 6th grade. VBS will be held July 21-25 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Closing ceremony July 26 at 6 p.m. Address: 1557 St. Andrews Church Road.
The church welcomes its new minister, the Rev. John Taylor, who will deliver his message Sunday at 11 a.m. Communion will be served during the worship service. A welcome lunch for the Rev. Taylor and his wife Kate will be held following the worship service. Feel free to bring a covered-dish to be shared. Sunday School for all ages at 10 a.m., Spanish speaking worship at 10 a.m. and worship at 11 a.m. Address: 2200 Woodland Ave.
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 BAPTIST
Sunday: Sunday School at 9:45 a.m. Worship at 11 a.m. Children Church with Gwen Rackley and Amanda Holt. Morning message with Pastor Andy Foley. Address: 876 Sanders Road.
LEMON SPRINGSUNITED METHODIST
This Sunday at 11 a.m., the Rev. Roberta Byram will bring the message “Is Jesus an ‘Add-On’ in our Lives?” Wednesday at 7 p.m., Coming to Life Contemporary Service. Revival weekend: Aug. 16-18. Youth activities: Vacation Bible School, all ages, July 21-24, 5:30-8 p.m. VBS Celebration: July 24 at 7 p.m. “Get Together” for high school graduates through age 24, Sunday, July 28, 11 a.m. worship to 2 p.m. Pool party and cookout for youth: Wednesday, July 31, from 5:45 to 8:15 p.m. Sunday School classes for all ages at 10 a.m. Four adult classes. Wednesday events: 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. 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. Reunion Group, 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
The One-Year Church Anniversary Celebration will be held today through Sunday. Theme: Predestined To Remain. Guest speakers and times are: today at 7:30 p.m. with Dr. Alice Hooker from Works For Christ Christian Center; Saturday at 6 p.m. with Bishop R. Donnie Graves from The Gathering Place in Raleigh; Sunday at 5 p.m. with Pastor Vivian Humphrey-Cogdell from Word AFire Ministries in Fayetteville, along with a host of various leaders. Address: 291 Wilson Road.
LOVE GROVE AME ZION
The Missionary Department will sponsor a Parade of Hats at 3 p.m. Sunday. The public is invited to come and represent their church.
MISSION OF HOPE INDEPENDENT
Annual revival begins Sunday. The 11 a.m. message will be brought by the church’s pastor, Bishop Ted Lane. The 2:30 p.m. message will be brought by Elder Tyrone Street of Restoration Through Christ Ministries. Address: 522 John Garner Road.
MOUNT OLIVE MISSIONARY BAPTIST
Summer Camp for Women will be held through Aug. 10. $5 per session. A variety of topics will be discussed. Times for each session are: July 13, 20, 27, 10 a.m. until noon; Aug. 3, 10:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.; Aug. 10, 10 a.m. until noon, and Aug.17, Camp banquet in Raleigh, time and location to be announced. For more information, call (919) 834-7626 ext. 14. Address: 704 Old U.S. 1, Moncure.
NEW BETHEL F.W.B.
Vacation Bible School will be held at 6 p.m. Monday-Thursday. Tuesday: Noon day prayer and outreach at noon. Address: 1142 Boykin Ave.
NEW ZION MISSIONARY BAPTIST
The Voices of Truth will celebrate their 23rd Anniversary at 5 p.m. Saturday. Many groups will join them. Address: 3324 Truelove St.
“A Cavalcade of Gospel” will be presented at 6 p.m. Sunday. Featured will be Ralph Mangum and The Back Porch Band, Mark Smith, Ronnie Cox and the Just Right Band, Wayne and Sarah Hall and Psalm 33:3.
Vacation Bible School, “Unity Versus Division, will be held at 6 p.m. Monday-Friday. Various speakers. Friday, July 19, is family fun night. Address: 181 Murchison Road, Olivia.
PINEY GROVECHAPEL BAPTIST
Vocal group Butler, Hughes & Hayes Quartet from Dunn will be featured on Sunday, July 28. The service will begin at 6 p.m. This special service is a part of Piney Grove Chapel’s Super Sunday Nights, which are being held throughout the summer. Address: 4440-A Piney Grove Church Road, Angier.
PREVAILING LIFE MINISTRIES
Saturday at 5 p.m., Pastor Wayne Sharppe from Power of Deliverance in Raleigh, will be guest speaker, and on Sunday at 10 a.m., Evangelist Kimberly McLean from Glory’s Light Deliverance Ministries in Fayetteville will be speaker. Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6 p.m., CCCC will teach computer classes at the church. Address: 207 McIver St.
ST. PAUL AME ZION
Vacation Bible School will be held Tuesday through Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. Three days of Bible study, crafts, games, prizes, etc. Classroom snacks. Address: 550 Cumnock Road.
ST. THOMAS’ EPISCOPAL
This Sunday there will be 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. and there is a nursery provided from 8:45 a.m. until 12:15 p.m.
Vacation Bible School Sunday through Thursday. The theme is Son Surf Beach Bash. Supper will be provided starting at 5:30 p.m. The program will start at 6 p.m. and run to 8 p.m. There will be lessons, music, crafts and sports. The closing of Vacation Bible School will be Thursday at 6 p.m. There will be no meal that night. Address: 1220 Broadway Road.
Sunday: Important business meeting during the morning service. 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. 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,”Do You Care For People’s Souls?” Sunday evening Brother Kevin Dodson brings the message. Adult Bible Study and Youth Classes 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. Food Bank distribution times each month: first Wednesday night at 7 and third Saturday (July 20) morning at 10. Transportation available, call (919) 775-9939 or (919) 777-6579. Address: 989 White Hill Road.
Sunday: Morning fellowship will begin at 9:45 a.m. followed by Sunday School at 10 a.m. Morning praise and worship will begin at 11 a.m. with Pastor Dr. John Allen delivering his sermon titled “My Heroes.” Address: 2401 Jefferson Davis Hwy.
The Eighth Sunday after Pentecost/Homecoming worship service will be ministered by the Rev. Dr. Charles Huggins beginning at 10:30 a.m. Holy Communion will be celebrated. No early worship service. Covered dish dinner will be served following the worship service. Please bring main dishes, side dishes and/or desserts. Boy Scouts meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday: Free hot dog supper at 6 p.m. and Puppet Show at 7 p.m. The puppet show will be presented by the Michigan based troupe, Puppen Fur Christus, German for “puppets for Christ.” Address: 525 Carthage St.
Vacation Bible School will be held Monday-Friday beginning at 6 p.m. Pastor is Bruce E. Petty. Address: 523 Maple Ave.
Homecoming: Celebrating the 200th anniversary of the Old Building Sept. 6-8. Sept. 6: 7 to 10 p.m. Ceilidh, Fair Barn, Pinehurst. Adults $25, children 10 and under $10. Reserve a clan table. Sept. 7: 11 a.m., worship at the site of the old building with the Rev. Donald McDonald of Isle of Lewis preaching. 1 p.m. Luncheon at Union Presbyterian Church. 2-5:30 p.m. Historical and Genealogical Lectures, Union and Eureka Churches. Tours of local historical sites. Sept. 8: 11 a.m., worship at Union Presbyterian Church with dinner on the grounds. Address: Carthage.
ZION HILLCHRISTIAN CENTER
Celebrating the first church anniversary. Joy Night at 7 p.m. today with Pastor Hubert Austin of Fuquay-Varina speaking. Saturday at 7 p.m., a musical program will be presented sponsored by the Sanford Aires. Sunday: Sunday School at 9:45 a.m., worship at 11 a.m. with Chief Apostle Dr. Julia Harris of Mt. Carmel Pentecostal Holiness Church as speaker. A covered dish luncheon will be held at 2 p.m. At 6 p.m. Sunday, Pastor Richard Carnegie of Love, Faith, Power Outreach Ministries will speak. Address: 1360 Osgood Road.