Church news

Sep. 13, 2013 @ 05:00 AM

ASBURY UNITED METHODIST

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

  BAPTIST CHAPEL

Saturday: Clean up day. Open house from 4 to 8 p.m. Bouncy houses and Working on Commission Band. Sunday: Sunday School at 10 a.m., worship at 11. Special baptism. Congregational picture taken after service. The 100th Anniversary service will be followed by a covered dish luncheon. Address: 2413 Buckhorn Road.

  BEAVER CREEK BAPTIST

Sunday: The 11 a.m. message will be from Acts 17:1-9, A Spiritual Revolution. Address: 2280 Nicholson Road, Cameron.

  BROADWAY BAPTIST

Homecoming Sunday. Sunday School at 10 a.m. Worship at 11 a.m. Guest speaker will be the Rev. Warren Hill. Guest worship leader will be Casey Lee. Covered dish luncheon immediately following morning worship. Address: Broadway.

  BUFFALO PRESBYTERIAN

Sunday at the 11 a.m. service, the Rev. Paul J. Shields, presents sermon:  "Lost and Found." First Scripture Reading: 1 Timothy 1: 12-17, Second Scripture Reading: Luke 15: 1-10. Lee County Presbyterian Pulpit Exchange with countywide picnic at Jonesboro Presbyterian Church, Sunday, Sept. 29. Guest preacher will be the Rev. Brown Patten. Fall Bazaar and Quilt Raffle will be held Saturday, Oct. 5, from 8 a.m. to noon. World-Wide Communion, Sunday, Oct. 6, during 11 a.m. service. Guest preacher will be the Rev. Dr. William Reinhold. Sunday School Presentation on the Reinhold's Missionary Experience in Zaire from 10 to 10:30 a.m. Refreshments served. 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.

  CENTER UNITED METHODIST

The United Methodist Men will meet at 8:30 a.m. Sunday in the church fellowship hall. The Thursday morning Bible study has resumed. The current study is based on Revelation and it begins weekly at 10:30 a.m. Monthly community watch on Thursday beginning at 7 p.m. Annual harvest sale on Saturday, Sept. 28. Chicken stew and BBQ plates for $8/plate (dine in or take out). Meal hours are: Lunch 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Dinner 5-7 p.m. There will be an auction beginning at 1:30 p.m. Proceeds will support the mission of Center UMC. Fellowship 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. The message this Sunday is based on Luke 15:1-10 and is titled, “God’s Relentless Love.” The United Methodist Youth meet each Sunday from 2 to 4 p.m. Choir practice is at 7 p.m. weekly on Wednesday evenings. Address: 4141 South Plank Road.

  CHRIST CHURCH OF DELIVERANCE

Apostle Crump will be speaking at Oak Grove Church on Saturday at 5 p.m. At the Sunday service at 3 p.m., speaker will be Evangelist Jerlene Thomas. Leadership Conference will be Friday and Saturday, Sept. 27-28. Bishop Rodney Walker of Heritage International Church of Waldorf, Md., will be the speaker. Noonday prayer Tuesday at noon. Intercessory prayer Friday night at 11. Address: 2233 Lower Moncure Road.

  CHRISTIAN PROVISION MINISTRIES

Honoring Bishop Charles and Pastor Patti Mellette on their 24th Pastoral Anniversary on Saturday at 6 p.m. at the Dennis A. Wicker Civic Center. It will be a prom style anniversary. The anniversary will conclude on Sunday with one service only at 10 a.m. at 2300 Courtland Drive.

  CHURCH OF GOD OF PROPHECY

Revival: Monday-Thursday. Guest speaker will be National Evangelist Rebecca Spicer, who has been speaking over the United States for 43 years. Services begin at 7 p.m. each day. For more information, call Pastor Vernon Riggins at (919) 353-7471. Address: 2277 S. Plank Road.

  COOL SPRINGS BAPTIST

A GriefShare Recovery Support Group will continue on Sundays through Dec. 1 from 5 to 6:30 p.m. For more information, call (919) 718-9739 or (919) 776-4633.

  EAST SANFORD BAPTIST

Sunday: 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. Rev. Robbie Gibson will speak at the 11 a.m. and the 6 p.m. worship services. 5-6 p.m. GA's, RA's and Youth on Mission. Bible Study and Prayer Meeting 6-7 p.m. on Sunday evening. Men's Prayer Breakfast will be on Tuesday at 6:15 a.m. at Mrs. Wenger's Restaurant. Wednesday night - 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.

  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 led by the Rev. Kathryn Dudley at 11 a.m. The sermon “What Do We Have?” will be based on Acts 3. The Lee County Presbyterian Youth (Junior and Senior High) will meet at Jonesboro Presbyterian from 5 to 7 p.m. bill.edgewoodpc@windstream.net. Pastor: Dr. William C. Hayes. Address: 316 W. McIntosh St.

  EMMANUEL CONGREGATIONAL CHRISTIAN

Sunday: The 11 a.m. worship service led by Dr. Barry P. Drum, interim pastor, preaching. His sermon will continue his series on “The Apostle’s Creed," and is titled" I Believe…." based on text from Hebrews 10:25, John 13:31-35. Nursery care is available during worship. Children’s Church, held during the worship hour, is for children 6-12 years. The Church Council will meet in the fellowship hall on Sunday, immediately following the worship service. Address: intersection of Spring Lane and Wilkins Drive.

  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. Address: 2724 White Hill Road.

  ETS MINISTRY

The dedication service will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday. For further information, call (919) 478-1156 or (704) 408-2875. Address: 123 S. Gulf St.

  FAIR PROMISE A.M.E. ZION

Edna Foushee and Mary Black, general chairpersons for the 145th Church Anniversary, are sponsoring an “All-Day Plate Sale” today from 11 a.m. until. Menu includes chopped BBQ, chicken stew, baked or fried chicken, potato salad, cole slaw and bread. Dine in or take out. Delivery is available for three or more plates. Donation: $7. Call (919) 776-4622 to place orders.

  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

Sunday: The men of the church breakfast will be held at 8 a.m. in the Harper Center. The Rev. Robert Yandle will lead the 9 a.m. contemporary service and the 11 a.m. traditional worship service. Church committees meet at 4:30 p.m. Youth groups meet at 5 p.m. Address: 203 Hawkins Ave.

  FOUNTAIN OF LIFE MINISTRIES

Elder Stephen Johnson will be preaching his initial sermon on Sunday at 10 a.m. Address: 3491 Cameron Drive.

  GRACE CHAPEL

Saturday: “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.

  GREEN GROVE A.M.E. ZION

Homecoming with Family and Friends Day at 11 a.m. Sunday with Pastor Lula Oliver bringing the message. Dinner will be served after service. Revival will be held Wednesday through Friday at 7 p.m. each day with Elder Terrance McCrimmon from Oak Ridge Missionary Baptist Church in Lumber Bridge. Different choirs will be singing each night. For more information, call (919) 498-2305 or (919) 353-0387. Address: County Line Road, Cameron.

  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; Wednesday: 7 p.m. Bible Study/Youth/GA's/RA's/Mission Friends; Thursday: 7 p.m. Brotherhood Meeting. Address: 384 Hillmon Grove Road, Cameron.

  HOLLY SPRINGS BAPTIST

Wednesday: Kenneth Cummings and Dwight Smith will report on their mission trip to Armenia at 7 p.m. Address: 385 Holly Springs Church Road, Broadway.

  JONES CHAPEL UNITED METHODIST

Church service at 9:30 a.m. this Sunday only. There will be no Sunday School this Sunday only. Moncure United Methodist Church will have its homecoming service this Sunday at 11 a.m. All of the Jones Chapel congregation is invited to bring a covered dish and join them.

  JONESBORO CHAPEL AME ZION

Saturday: An appreciation service for the Rev. Isaac Coley, associate pastor, will be held at 6 p.m. The Rev. James B. Elliott, pastor of Ward Memorial Church, will be guest minister. Music will be provided by the Jonesboro Chapel Male Chorus and the Green Grove AME Zion Church choir. Morning worship services on Sunday at 11 with Pastor Leo W. McKoy bringing the message and the Ladies Choir providing the music. Address: 2627 Fayetteville St.

  JONESBORO HEIGHTS BAPTIST

Seventeenth Sunday after Pentecost: Celebration worship at 8:45 a.m. 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, “How to Become a Christian.” Listen live at www.jhbc.org. Address: 316 W. Main St.

  JONESBORO UNITED METHODIST

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 for all ages at 9:45 a.m. Free blood pressure checks this Sunday, 9:45-10 a.m. in the Wesley Center. 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. Pastor's Bible Study Wednesday mornings, 9:30 a.m. in the Wesley Center. 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.

  LEE’S CHAPEL CHRISTIAN

Sunday: Worship at 10 a.m. Special singing at 11 a.m. by The Walters Family. Bring a covered dish and join in for lunch at noon. Address: 453 Lee’s Chapel Road.

  LEMON SPRINGS UNITED METHODIST

Sunday at 11 a.m., the Rev. Roberta Byram will bring the message, "Lost and Found." Wednesday, 7 p.m., Non-Traditional Worship. Sunday School classes for all ages at 10 a.m. Four adult classes. 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

Sunday: Youth Day at 5 p.m. Speaker will be Min. Brandon Curry from the St. Mark United Church of God. There will also be various Christian arts presentations. Host pastor is Pastor Jason Trusell. Address: 291 Wilson Road.

  LION OF JUDAH

Youth Joy Night will be held today at 7 p.m. Minister Shakeel Harris from St. Mark Church will be the speaker. Address: 1819 Lee Ave.

  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.

  MISSION OF HOPE INDEPENDENT

Saturday: Annual Pastoral Appreciation service at 6 p.m. Minister Sharmaine Barnes of Clayton will bring the message. Pastor is Bishop Ted Lane. Address: 522 John Garner Road.

  MT. CALVARY MISSIONARY BAPTIST

Sunday: Homecoming and revival. At the 11 a.m. service, the Rev. George M. Dark will preach, and at the 2:30 p.m. service, the Rev. D. Waterson of New Zion of Sanford and his choir and congregation will be special guests. Monday-Friday at 7:30 p.m., the Rev. Calvin Stokes of Edwards Grove of Liberty will preach. Address: 1713 Colon Road.

  MT. HERMAN A.M.E. ZION

Annual Women’s Conference begins today at 7 p.m. Guest speaker will be Melissa Wade from 103.9 The Light. Music will be by “Devoted." Saturday, beginning at 9 a.m., will be a health fair and panel discussions. Lunch will be served after the discussions. Sunday service at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Adrienne Wilson of Spring Branch A.M.E. Zion Church in Tar Heel as guest speaker. Registration is free. Address: Goldston.

  MT. OLIVE MISSIONARY BAPTIST

Sunday: Celebrating Pastor George Headen’s 18th anniversary at 11 a.m. Address: Moncure.

  MT. PISGAH ORIGINAL FREE WILL BAPTIST

Sunday: Homecoming service at 11 a.m. with Elder Ernest Dunn bringing the message. Fall revival: Monday-Wednesday at 7 p.m. each day. Bishop Reginald S. Hinton of Mt. Pisgah Harnett in Erwin will be guest preacher. Different choirs will appear on program. Address: 2725 Mt. Pisgah Church Road.

  NEW BENSALEM MISSIONARY BAPTIST

Sunday at 3 p.m.: Installation service for the Rev. David Lee McLeod. Address: 1919 River Road, High Falls.

  NEW ZION AME ZION

Lay Council will host a fish fry on Sept. 28 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. For additional information, contact the automated line at (910) 922-5052 or the church office on that day at (910) 948-4770. Address: 4967 Hwy 705, Robbins.

  NEW HOPE AME ZION

Trustee Program at 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Five guest speakers will talk on the letters F.A.I.T.H. Jonesboro Male Choir and Sister Dorothy Matthews and others will provide the music. Address: 541 South Plank Road.

  NEW LIFE PRAISE

Sunday: Pastor Jeffrey Chappell will preach the “Incomparable Christ” from Colossians 1:1-14 at the worship service at 10:30 a.m., and the Sunday evening message at 6. Sunday school Bible classes for all ages begin at 9:30 a.m. Nursery is provided on Sunday morning. Wednesday evenings youth group meets at 6:15 p.m. and adult Bible studies at 6:30 p.m. Address: 2398 Wicker St.

  OAK GROVE HOLINESS

Saturday: Appreciation service for Evangelist Sandra Melvin at 6 p.m. Guest pastor will be Pastor Crump and Christ Church of Deliverance in Moncure. Guest choirs will be Strait Gate Ministry and Bunnlevel Community Choir and others. For more information, call (919) 776-3819. Address: 202 Tempting Church Road.

  OLIVIA PRESBYTERIAN

The church is celebrating its 100 Year Anniversary and have planned a Memorial Prayer Garden to commemorate this occasion. Those who have ties to Olivia Presbyterian Church may want to purchase an engraved brick for the garden. The brick can be in memory or honor of a loved one or an occasion such as an anniversary or birthday. Please contact Doris Hickman at (919) 499-6133 or Vonnie Crisco at (919) 499-5408 or visit the church web page at oliviapc.org.

  PARADISE AME ZION

Homecoming celebrating the 105th church anniversary will be held at 11 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 22. Speaker will be Pastor Harrison Ray of God’s Fellowship Christian Center in Broadway. Revival will be held Sept. 23-25 at 7 p.m. each day. Speaker will be Evangelist Rev. Anissa Thompson Little of Evans Metropolitan Church in Fayetteville. Pastor is Dr. Donald Cozart. Address: 495 Lloyd Stewart Road, Broadway.

  PENTECOSTAL DELIVERANCE FELLOWSHIP

NETWORK OF CHURCHES

Sunday School Convention, "The Oil Will Flow," will be Sept. 20 with Dr. Julia A. Harris at Mt. Carmel Church at 620 Main St. Sept. 21 at 7 p.m. with speaker Dr. Cannon of Raeford. Sept. 22 at 10:30 a.m., the teaching session will be with Apostle Karen Tribbey. The noon service will be with Apostle Jerry Jones.

  PINEY GROVE CHAPEL BAPTIST

The Tim Greene Trio will be featured in a special worship service on Sunday, Sept. 22, at 6 p.m. No admission will be charged; however, a love offering will be received. For additional information or directions to the church, call (919) 639-2481 or visit the church website at www.pineygrovechapel.org. Address: Piney Grove Church Road, Angier.

  POPLAR SPRINGS A.M.E.

A marrow donor registry drive for ages 18 to 44 will be held Saturday, Sept. 21, from 8 a.m. to noon. Address: 1261 Blackstone Road.

  POWER OF DELIVERANCE TABERNACLE

Youth Explosion: Sunday at 4 p.m. Speaker will be Rochelle Moffitt. Address: 218 E. Main St.

  PREVAILING LIFE MINISTRIES

Today at 7:30 p.m., Apostle Carolyn Hicks will conduct a deliverance service. Apostle Hicks is the pastor and overseer of several churches in the United States, as well as Uganda, Tanzania, East Africa, Germany,  England and other countries. Address: 208 McIver St.

  ROBINSON CHAPEL AME ZION

Saturday: Praise and worship service program at 5 p.m. Sunday: Apostle Allen of Nash County God’s Miracle Center and congregation will be guests at the 3 p.m. service. Sponsored by Spoken Word Broadcast. Address: 236 Castleberry Road.

  ST. ANDREWS CONGREGATIONAL CHRISTIAN

Sunday, Sept. 22, at 11:30 a.m., the Rev. Lawrence Womack, pastor of Faith Deliverance & Resurrection Missionary Baptist Church in Oxon Hill, Md., will be the guest speaker. Revival services begin Monday, Sept. 23-25 at 7 p.m. Nightly speakers will be: Monday: Rev. Dr. Sandra Bullock-Hunter of Raleigh; Tuesday: Rev. Stanley Burnette of Moncure; Wednesday: Rev. John Rudd of Jamestown. Address: 723 Thompson St., Pittsboro.

  ST. JAMES AME

Homecoming: Sunday with guest speaker Dr. Rev. Mattie Smith. Revival will be held Wednesday through Friday at 7 p.m. each day. Address: 1024 Boykin Ave.

  ST. LUKE CHURCH

The Rives Sisters celebrate their anniversary Saturday at 6 p.m. and Sunday at 2:30 p.m. Address: Goldston.

  ST. LUKE UNITED METHODIST

The Awakening Band from the church's H.U.B. worship service will be playing today at the Lee Regional Fair at 9 p.m. Sunday at 8:30 a.m. in the Davenport Christian Life Center is another opportunity to worship with the band! Traditional worship is at 8:45 in Casey Chapel, and 11 a.m. in the sanctuary. Sunday school is at 9:45 for all ages.  The “younger adult” class, The Breakfast Club, has just started a Mike Slaughter study called "Change the World."Wednesday Night Live begins with dinner at 5:30 p.m., followed by classes at 6:30. Call the church office for more information. Table Talk, multi-generational Bible study will be at 5 p.m. Sunday. Bring a pot of soup or a tray of sandwiches and join the discussion. Address: 2916 Wicker St.

  ST. MARK UNITED CHURCH OF GOD

An appreciation service for the musicians of the church will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday. Minister Todd Curry will be guest speaker along with his choir (Focus) providing the music. Address: 511 Church St.

  ST. PAUL AME ZION

Annual Family and Frienads Day at 3 p.m. Sunday. Speaker will be the Rev. Rhonda Dowdy from Goldston. “The Next Generation," Marvin Dowdy and Sons of Goldston and St. Paul Gospel Choir will provide music. Dress code will be casual. Address: 550 Cumnock Road.

  SHEPHERD'S FLOCK BAPTIST

Homecoming will be celebrated Sunday. Covered dish dinner will follow the morning worship service. Sunday School for all ages begins at 9:50 a.m. Morning worship service at 11 a.m. Youth Challenge at 4:30 p.m. No Sunday night service. 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 "Courage Will Follow When Faith Takes The Lead." Sunday evening Brother Kevin Dodson brings the message. Adult and Youth Sunday School classes start at 9:30 a.m. Nursery and Children's Church provided. Free meal every Wednesday. Bring your favorite covered dish from 6 to 7 p.m. 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.

  SWANN STATION BAPTIST

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. 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.

  TEMPTING CONGREGATIONAL

Family and Friends Day will be held Saturday and Sunday. Activities begin at 2 p.m. Saturday with food and games for all age groups. The celebration will conclude on Sunday with worship at 11:15 a.m. Pastor Barry Palmer will bring the morning message.

  TRAMWAY BAPTIST

Morning Fellowship will begin Sunday 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 "Eternal Choices." The text for the sermon will be Jeremiah 8:20, 21:8 and Romans 6:23. Mission Friends, CIA's, Youth Alive and Adult Bible Study will begin Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. Address: 2401 Jefferson Davis Hwy.

  TRINITY UMC

Musical program will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday. Pastor Bruce E. Petty leads the church. Address: 523 Maple Ave.

  TRINITY LUTHERAN

Women of the ELCA will meet Saturday at 10 a.m. The 17th 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. Holy Communion will be celebrated at both services. Coffee hour follows this service. Sunday School starts at 9:15 a.m. Boy Scouts meet at 6:30 p.m. Address: 525 Carthage St.

  UNION GROVE UNITED METHODIST

Sunday: Homecoming at the 11 a.m. service. Speaker will be Rev. Dr. James Henderson. Covered dish lunch will be served after the service. Revival will be held two nights starting Monday through Tuesday. Speaker for the revival will be the Rev. Samuel Parker from McQueen Chapel UMC. Address: 84 Horward-Mac Lane, Broadway.

  WORKS FOR CHRIST CHRISTIAN CENTER

"Healing The Woman Within, " Saturday at 9 a.m., Dr. Alice Hooker will be speaking. Sunday at 4 p.m., the church will celebrate Family and Friends Day. Address: 1395 Firetower Road.

  ZION HILL CHRISTIAN CENTER

Sunday: Minister Carlos White of Emmanuel Church of God in Sanford will speak at 4 p.m. Address: 1360 Osgood Road.