NEW ST. JOHN

The 2nd Episcopal District will have a pre-conference planning session 10 a.m. Saturday at New St. John AME Church, 1307 S. Slocumb St. Church school will be 10 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. The Rev. James Sheares will bring the message. The praise team will lead the devotional and music ministry worship.

MOUNT GILEAD

The trustees and deacons of Mount Gilead Missionary Baptist Church, 2711 Beautancus Road, will have their annual program 3 p.m. Sunday. The speaker will be the Rev. Preston Grimes of Holy Ghost Cathedral of Mount Olive.

DARDEN CHAPEL

Darden Chapel OFW Baptist Church, 111 Hooks River Road, will have quarterly meeting services on Saturday with Holy Communion, Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and service 10:45 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Carlton Barnes will preach. The mass choir will sing. Noonday prayer will be Tuesday. Bible study will be 6 p.m. Thursday.

TRUE HOLINESS

True Holiness House of Prayer, 500 Stronach St., will have Sunday school 10:15 a.m. and praise and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Nathaniel Best will preach. Bible study will be 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

WOODS CHAPEL

Woods Chapel United American Free Will Baptist Church, 928 New Hope Road, will have Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor elder Leo Deans will bring the message. The youth choir will sing. Bible study will be 6 p.m. Wednesday.

OUTLAW’S BRIDGE

The Rev. Claudia M. Frost will speak on “A People of Possibilities” during service 11 a.m. Sunday at Outlaw’s Bridge Universalist Church, 4408 N.C. 111 N., Seven Springs.

NEW STONEY HILL

New Stoney Hill United Holy Church, 1003 Poplar St., will have prayer 9 a.m. Saturday. Sunday school will be 9:30 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Dr. Howard E. McNair will preach. The senior choir will sing. Holy Communion will follow the morning message. Bible study will be 7 p.m. Wednesday.

ELM GROVE

Elm Grove Church Ministries will have Sunday school 9 a.m. and worship 10 a.m. Sunday. Teacher Tim Lewis will bring the word. Prayer breakfast will be 8:30 a.m. Tuesday. The speaker will be evangelist Mary Barnes from Greenleaf Christian Church.

EUREKA METHODIST

Eureka United Methodist Church, 128 N. Church St., Eureka, will have Sunday school 9:45 a.m. and worship with pastor Connie Belmore 10:45 a.m. Sunday. The youth group will meet 4 p.m. Sunday. Bible study will be 7 p.m. Sunday. The prayer group will meet 10 a.m. Tuesday.

GUIDING STAR

Greater Guiding Star United Holy Church will observe pastoral services with corporate prayer 9 a.m., Sunday school 10 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Joseph Williams Sr. will bring the message. Voices of Praise will sing. Family meeting will be 2 p.m. Sunday.

ST. STEPHEN

St. Stephen’s Missionary Baptist Church, 206 Pearson St., will have Sunday school 9:45 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Malcom Lewis will bring the message. The youth choir will sing. Bible study will be 5 p.m. Wednesday.

ST. JAMES

St. James AME Zion Church, 205 S. George St., will have services 8 a.m. and 11 a.m. Sunday. The Rev. Ronald Miller will preach. Sunday school will begin at 9:45 a.m. Senior Bible study will be at noon Tuesday. Bible study will be 6 p.m. Tuesday. St. James Church will celebrate Human Relations Sunday on Jan. 20 at 11 a.m. at St. Paul United Methodist Church.

DELIVERANCE

Deliverance Temple of God will have a pastoral service 11 a.m. Sunday. Apostle Ronnie Harris will preach. Noonday prayer will be Tuesday. Spiritual uplifting service will be 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

ANTIOCH

Antioch Missionary Baptist Church, 601 W. Elm St., will have a service 10 a.m. Sunday focused on dedicating and consecrating oneself for the Lord during 2019.

HOLLY HILL

Holly Hill Church, 644 N. Beston Road, LaGrange, will have Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and service 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor B.K. Robinson will bring the message. God’s Chozen will provide music. Holly Hill Church will have revival services 7:30 p.m. each Tuesday in January. Guests this Tuesday will include pastor James Lewis and the Living Hope Church congregation of Kinston.

HOOD SWAMP

Hood Swamp Friends Church will have adult Sunday school 9:45 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Lee Lane will bring the message.

JERUSALEM

Jerusalem UAFWB Church, 395 Jerusalem Church Road, Seven Springs, will have Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday with pastor Anthony Davis Sr. and the senior choir and ushers.

WORD OF TRUTH

Word of Truth Christian Fellowship, 1401 N. Carolina St., will have Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Timothy L. Dortch will deliver the message. Children’s church will be available for ages 7 and older. Pastor Dortch will be the guest speaker 3 p.m. Sunday for the Martin Luther King celebration sponsored by the Carver Alumni and Friends Association at Holy Ghost Cathedral in Mount Olive. Bible study will be at noon and 7 p.m. Wednesday.

HOLY GHOST

Holy Ghost Cathedral, Mount Olive, will have Sunday school 10:15 a.m., praise and worship 11:15 a.m. and service 11:30 a.m. Sunday. Apostle Preston Grimes will deliver the message. The praise team will provide music. Holy Ghost Cathedral will host a community observance of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., sponsored by the Carver Alumni and Friends Association, 3 p.m. Sunday. The guest speaker will be elder Timothy Dortch of Word of Truth Christian Fellowship. The Mount Olive First Pentecostal Holiness Church choir will sing.

BIBLE WAY NO. 2

Bible Way Church No. 2 will have Sabbath classes 9 a.m. and Sabbath service 10 a.m. Saturday. Prayer meeting will be 6 p.m. Tuesday. Bible study will be 7 p.m. Tuesday.

PARKER’S CHAPEL

Parker’s Chapel Church will have a building fund service 4 p.m. Sunday. Apostle Lester Coward of Deliverance Temple Revival Center, Dudley, will bring the message. Evangelist Betty Barnes is the sponsor.

FAITH UNITED

Faith United Holy Church, 1603 S. Slocumb St., will have service 11 a.m. Sunday with bishop Raveion Moses. The J.a.m. Choir will sing. Prayer meeting will be 6 p.m. Tuesday. Bible study will be 7 p.m. Tuesday.

SHADY GROVE

Shady Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 2506 New Hope Road, LaGrange, will have Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Dr. Wilbert B. Johnson will deliver the message. The adult choir will sing. Bible study will be 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

GREENLEAF

Greenleaf Christian Church (DOC) will have Sunday school 9 a.m. and worship 10 a.m. Sunday. Bishop William J. Barber II will proclaim the word. The praise team will render music accompanied by organist the Rev. Ronzel Bell.

ST. LUKE

St. Luke United Methodist Church, 1608 E. Pine St., will have contemporary service 8:30 a.m., Sunday school 9:45 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Celebrate Recovery will be 6 p.m. Monday.

NEW ST. DELIGHT

New St. Delight will have Sunday school 9:45 a.m. and praise and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Minister Kathy Williams will bring the message. The gospel choir will sing. Bible study will be 7 p.m. Wednesday.

FRESH OIL

Fresh Oil Kingdom Ministries will have prayer 10 a.m. and worship 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Chris Robinson will bring the message. Bible enrichment class 7 p.m. Thursday.

FIRST BAPTIST

First Baptist Church of Fremont will have worship 11 a.m. Sunday. The Rev. Gregory Holmes will preach.

ST. LUKE

St. Luke Church of Christ, 430 E. Elm St., will have Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor David Williams will deliver the message. Inspirational Voices will sing. Bible study will be at noon and 6 p.m. Wednesday.

LITTLE ROCK

Little Rock Church, N.C. 581 North, Pikeville, will have worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Minister Rodney Core will bring the message. The combined choirs will sing.

BARNES CHAPEL

Barnes Chapel Church, 108 Rosewood Road, will have Sunday school 9:45 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. The Rev. Larry Johnson will deliver the sermon. The church choir will sing. The women’s fellowship will meet 9 to 11 a.m. Jan. 19 at Murray’s Restaurant.

MOUNT PLEASANT

Mount Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church, 4460 U.S. 13 N., will have Sunday school 9:45 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. The Rev. David Williams will deliver the sermon. The gospel choir will sing. Bible study will be 7 p.m. Wednesday.

CENTRAL HEIGHTS

Central Heights Free Will Baptist Church, 302 Ervin Drive, will have Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Dr. Isaac Burnett Jr. will deliver the message. Choir No. 1 will sing. Bible study will be 11:30 a.m. Wednesday.

GOSPEL LIGHT

Gospel Light United Holy Church, 442 E. Hillsboro St., Mount Olive, will have intercessory prayer 9:30 a.m., Bible church school 9:45 a.m. and worship 11:15 a.m. Sunday. Dr. Dwight Morrisey Sr. will deliver the message. The gospel choir will sing. Intercessory prayer will be 7 p.m. Wednesday. Bible study will be 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

BEST GROVE

Best Grove Missionary Baptist Church will have Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Joe A. Jackson will preach. The senior choir will sing. Installation of officers will be held during the worship service. The men’s fellowship breakfast will be 8 a.m. Saturday. Bible study will be 11 a.m. Tuesday and 7 p.m. Wednesday.

PHILADELPHIA

Philadelphia Community Church, 1214 Parkway Drive, will have Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and worship 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Prophet Rodger L. Taylor Jr. will bring the message. Prayer will be 6 p.m. Tuesday. Bible enrichment will be 7 p.m. Tuesday.

WORD WITHOUT WALLS

Pastor Valiera Powell and Word Without Walls Ministry, 610-B N. Madison Ave., will have a three-year ministry celebration 3 p.m. Sunday. Minister Rashad Cobb of Redemption Deliverance Ministries will deliver the message.

CHRISTIAN MISSION

United Christian Mission Outreach will have services in Fremont 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Sunday at the Villa Building and 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the main building.

GOLDSBORO CHAPEL

Goldsboro Chapel Free Will Baptist Church, 1314 Ben Brewington Court, will have a prayer and praise service 6 to 7 p.m. today. Sunday school will be 9:45 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor James E. Collins will bring the word. The senior choir will sing.

WAVE OF GLORY

Wave of Glory Faith Center will have Sunday school 9:45 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Apostle Daniel Uzzell will deliver the message. The praise team will lead praise and worship. Intercessory prayer will be 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. Bible study will be at a new time, 7 p.m. Wednesday.

BREAD OF HEAVEN

Bread of Heaven United Holy Church will have intercessory prayer 9:30 a.m., Sunday school 9:45 a.m. and a Holy Communion service 11 a.m. Sunday. Elder Charlie Mitchell will deliver the message.

HOLY TEMPLE

Elder Deloise Waddell and the Holy Temple Miracle Tabernacle Church congregation of Snow Hill will render service 4 p.m. Sunday at Miracle Temple in Selma. Elder Waddell will render revival Monday night through Thursday night at Ram in the Bush Church, 3731 U.S. 117 Alternate S., Dudley.

NEW FIRST CORINTHIAN

New First Corinthian United Holy Church, 302 Brogden St., Dudley, will have a home mission service 3 p.m. Sunday. Minister Guion, Holy Temple United Holy Church, Calypso, will be the guest speaker.

ST. JAMES

St. James Church of Christ, Fremont, will have Sunday school 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Tony Sutton will deliver the message. The senior choir will sing.