First African Baptist Church, 803 Harris St., will celebrate pastor Louis S. Leigh Jr.’s 15th anniversary 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Sunday. Guest speakers will be the Rev. Kevin Moore, Durham, and the Rev. Dr. Louis S. Leigh Sr., Crystal Hill, Va.
Pike’s Crossroads Pentecostal Holiness Church, 2494 Pikeville-Princeton Road, Pikeville, will have a yard sale, breakfast and bake sale 7 a.m. to noon Saturday in the family life center. All proceeds from this event will go to support the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. For more information, call 919-222-8759.
Belfast Pentecostal Holiness Church, U.S. 117 North, will have homecoming this Sunday. The Glory Bound Quartet will sing 9:45 a.m. The Rev. Preston Heath, former superintendent of the Pentecostal Free Will Baptist Church, will be the guest speaker for the worship service 10:45 a.m. Lunch will be served in the fellowship hall after service. There will be no worship service that night.
Abundant Love Ministries, 510 A St., will have “Fire Is Falling” revival 7:30 p.m. today with guest evangelist Gale Peele of the Hall Family Singers.
Pleasant Union Disciples Church, 3616 U.S. 13 S., Grantham community, will celebrate its second women and men services Sunday. Guests will include pastor James Newsome and the choir, ushers and congregation from St. Paul No. 1, Zebulon. Sister Valerie W. Jones will deliver the exposition of the theme “Women and Men Trusting God’s Promises.”
Darden Chapel OFW Baptist Church, 111 Hooks River Road, will have Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and a Youth Day service 10:45 a.m. Sunday. Evangelist Deborah Taylor will preach. The choir will sing. Noonday prayer will be Monday. Bible study will be 6 p.m. Thursday.
Piney Green Free Will Baptist Church, Red Hill Road, Mount Olive, will have a Women’s Day service 11 a.m. Sunday with guest minister eldress Esther Ferris of St. John Free Will Baptist Church, Kinston.
Overseer Carolyn Hargrove of Zion of Joy Church, Newport News, Va., will be the speaker for a women’s conference 7:30 p.m. today at Holy Temple Miracle Tabernacle Church, Snow Hill. Elder evangelist Tyson of Mount Moriah Church, Farmville, will be the speaker 10 a.m. Saturday for Holy Temple Miracle Tabernacle’s annual women’s breakfast. Pastor Betty Lee and the congregation of Mount Livingston Church, Selma, will climax the women’s conference 11 a.m. Sunday.
Woods Chapel United American Free Will Baptist Church, 928 New Hope Road, will have Holy Communion 6 p.m. Saturday. Quarterly meeting will be Sunday with Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Pastor elder Leo Deans will preach. The mass choir will sing. Pastor Deans and the Woods Chapel congregation will render the pastor’s anniversary service honoring Dr. Larry Johnson 4 p.m. Sunday at Barnes Chapel Missionary Baptist Church. Bible study will be 6 p.m. Wednesday.
Ebenezer Baptist Church, 209 S. Carey St., LaGrange, will have a Women’s Day celebration, “Women of God: Breaking Every Chain,” 11 am. Sunday. The guest preacher will be elder Tachala D. Hood, St. Mark Church of Christ, Disciples of Christ, Faro. Soloist will be recording artist Gabrielle “Gabby” Smith of Greenville. Women of Ebenezer and women from various community churches will provide music under the direction of sister Kiameshia Rouse and brother Mike Jones. The colors for the women will be lavender and white. Light refreshments will be served in the fellowship hall immediately after service. For more information, call the church at 252-566-4456.
CENTRAL HEIGHTS HOLY
Central Heights United Holy Church, 3010 Thoroughfare Road, will have Women’s Day services 11 a.m. Sunday with guest minister Delphia Hucks of Alpha and Omega Christian Center and 3 p.m. with evangelist Deborah Taylor of Darden’s Chapel OFWB Church.
Goldsboro Chapel Free Will Baptist Church, 1314 Ben Brewington Court, will have prayer and praise 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 gospel choir will sing.
BLACK JACK GROVE
Black Jack Grove Free Will Baptist Church, 341 Black Jack Church Road, will have revival 6 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. The Rev. Dennis Pollock will bring the message each night. Each service will include music.
Barnes Chapel Church, 1108 Rosewood Road, will have Sunday school 9:45 a.m. and the pastor’s anniversary 4 p.m. Sunday. Guests will include pastor Leo Deans and the choir and congregation from Woods Chapel UAFWB Church. Prayer meeting and Bible study will be 7 p.m. Wednesday.
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. The gospel male chorus will sing. Bible study will be noon and 6 p.m. Wednesday.
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. Dr. Stevie L. Lawrence Sr. of Robersonville will deliver the sermon. The male chorus will sing. Bible study will be 6 p.m. Wednesday. The home mission department will visit Sutton’s Retirement Center 7 p.m. Wednesday.
The women of Mount Gilead Missionary Baptist Church, 2711 Beautancus Road, will have Women’s Day services, “Rise and Walk,” with 100 women in white, 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Sunday. Dinner will be served between services.
CENTRAL HEIGHTS FWB
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. The youth choir will sing. The home mission ministry will meet 6 p.m. Monday. Bible study will be 11:30 a.m. Wednesday.
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 youth choir will sing. Baccalaureate service honoring the Class of 2019 of Goldsboro High School will be 3 p.m. Sunday. The Women of Faith fellowship brunch will be 11 a.m. Saturday. The speaker will be sister Jackie Jackson. Bible study will be 11 a.m. Tuesday and 7 p.m. Wednesday.
THY WILL BE DONE
Revival will continue 7 to 10 p.m. today at Thy Will Be Done Holiness Church, 3418 U.S. 117 S. Alternate, Dudley.
Jesus Apostolic House of Prayer for All People, 318 S. Landfill Road, Dudley, will have Sunday school 10 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday. Bishop Genus will preach. Evangelist service will be at 8 Tuesday with bishop Genus.
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 5 p.m. Sunday. Bible study will be 7 p.m. Sunday. The prayer group will meet 10 a.m. Tuesday. The Golden Lights senior citizens ministry will have food, fellowship and a program 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday. The Junkyard Trio (Connie Mercer, Joan Allen and James Kirby) from Pleasant Grove Original Free Will Baptist Church will entertain.
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 praise team will provide music. Women Day service will be 3 p.m. Sunday. The guest messenger will be elder Sandra Williams of Shackle Free Outreach Ministries.
Winn Chapel Church will celebrate Women Day 3 p.m. May 26. The guest speaker will be minister Brenda Mercer of Zion Grove Baptist Church, Aulander. The choir, ushers and congregation will be in charge.
Jimmy Merritt will speak on “The Joy of Morning” 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 the last night of revival 7 p.m. today. Elder Brent Murphy is the speaker. Prayer will be 9 a.m. Saturday. Men’s fellowship will be 11 a.m. Saturday. Sunday school will be 9:30 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Dr. Howard E. McNair will preach. The male chorus will sing. Dr. McNair and New Stoney Hill Church will render services for deacon ordination 4 p.m. Sunday at New Birth United Holy Church, Raleigh.
PERFECTING GOD’S WORD
Pastor Lonice Holland and Perfecting God’s Word Healing Ministries, 1200 N. George St., will celebrate their four-year anniversary Sunday. Pastor Sandra Williams of Purpose and Power Outreach Ministries, Smithfield, will speak 11 a.m., and apostle LeRoy Hargett of Life Changers International Ministries, Clayton, will speak 3 p.m.
Elm Grove Church Ministries’ Men of Integrity will sponsor a dinner plate sale 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Hill’s Beef and Pork Center, 2315 N. William St. To place orders or for delivery, call 919-344-3815 or 919-210-1043. Sunday school will be 9 a.m. and worship 10 a.m. Sunday. Mission service will be 3 p.m. Sunday. The speaker will be bishop Robert Hood from St. Mark Church of Christ, Faro. Study of the word will be 11 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. PWOP ministry will be on assignment 3 p.m. Friday at Willow Creek Nursing Facility.
Greater Guiding Star United Holy Church will have corporate prayer 9 a.m., Sunday school 10 a.m. and a pastoral service 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Joseph Williams Sr. will deliver the message. Endless Praise will provide music. Holy Communion will be given.
Community Baptist Church, 351 Antioch Road, will celebrate its annual homecoming service 10:30 a.m. Sunday. The Rev. Ricky Hainey, guest pastor, will deliver the message. Music will be provided. Lunch will be served immediately after the service.
REDEEM AND RESTORED
Redeem and Restored Christian Center will observe Women Day 10 a.m. Sunday. Elder Lakevia Underwood from Mount Moriah, Farmville, will be the guest preacher.
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 male choir and ushers.
Union Grove Missionary Baptist Church, Fremont, will have a pastoral worship service 11 a.m. Sunday. The Rev. James J. Lucas will deliver the message. The gospel ensemble will render the music. Pastor Lucas will deliver the message 3 p.m. Sunday at Mount Zion Progressive Primitive Baptist Church, Wilson. The Union Grove gospel choir will sing.
St. James AME Zion Church, 205 S. George St., will celebrate Women’s Day, “The Total Woman — Mind, Body and Soul” this weekend. “Morning Body Work Out” will be 8 a.m. Saturday. Prayer breakfast with the Rev. Patsy Faison will be 9 a.m. Saturday. Sunday school will be 9 a.m. and service 10 a.m. Sunday. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Dr. Lisa T. McDow, Wilson District Christian Education director and associate minister at Union Wesley AME Zion Church. After morning worship, the men of the church will serve the women with a meal. Senior Bible study will be noon Tuesday. Bible study will be 6 p.m. Tuesday.
Higher Power Deliverance Ministries will have a Women’s Day service 10:30 a.m. Sunday with apostle Earnestine Grimes bringing the message at the Sleep Inn in Mount Olive.
Deeper Life Church Ministries, 900 11th St., will have intercessory prayer 9:30 a.m. and extended glory service 10 a.m. Sunday. Apostle Norbert E. Simmons will bring the word. Apostle Simmons and the Gospelaires will minister in song 3 p.m. Sunday at Vision of Faith Free Will Baptist Church, Mount Olive. Bible studies will be 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. Wednesday.
Cornerstone United Holy Church, 109 E. Boundary St., LaGrange, will have intercessory prayer 9 a.m., Sunday school 10 a.m. and pastoral worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Linda G. Pridgen will bring the message. The youth choir will sing. Prayer and Bible study will be 7 p.m. Wednesday.
Apostle LaRonta Bryant and Moment of Truth Ministries will render service 11 a.m. Sunday at Lighthouse Ministries Worship Center, 105 W. King St., LaGrange.
Reconciliation Church of Christ, 866 Genoa Road, Dudley, will have Bible study 10 a.m. and worship 11:30 a.m. Sunday. The speaker will be co-pastor Sheila R. Head. The praise team will provide music.
St. Andrew Christian Church, Dudley, will celebrate its anniversary 3 p.m. Sunday. Pastor Young of Coats will be the speaker.
WHITE OAK GROVE
White Oak Grove OFWB, Pikeville, will have Family and Friends Day 11 a.m. Sunday. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Dr. Gary Burns. The New Generation Choir will sing.
His Witnesses will be in concert 6 p.m. Sunday at Brogden Chapel PFWB Church, 1060 Emmaus Church Road, Dudley. For more information, call 919-440-8793.
Greenleaf Christian Church (DOC) will have Sunday school 9 a.m. and a Holy Communion worship service 10 a.m. Sunday. Bishop William J. Barber II will proclaim the word. The Unity Mass Choir will render music accompanied by mother Eleanor Barber, organist.
Parker’s Chapel Church will have Holy Communion 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Evangelist Joyce Parker will bring the Communion message. Sunday school will be 9:30 a.m. and quarterly service 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor evangelist Doretha Brown will bring the message.
St. Mark Church of Christ, DOC, 700 W. Ash St., will have Hour of Power with elder David Williams 8:05 a.m. and Valley Experience with elder Glenda White 11 a.m. Sunday. The New Generation Choir will sing.
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. The praise team will provide music. Prayer will be 6 p.m. Tuesday. Bible enrichment will be 7 p.m. Tuesday. Fire Friday will be 7 p.m. May 24. The speaker will be evangelist Maddie Lewis of Higher Calling Ministries.
Pentecostal Holy Church, 600 E. Pine St., will have a women’s conference 7:30 p.m. today. The speaker will be elder Demita Edmundson, Mount Moriah Community Church, Farmville.
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 youth choir will sing. Bible study will be 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.
St. James Church of Christ, Fremont, will have Sunday school 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. Spring revival will be 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday and May 24 with guest revivalist apostle Michael Artis of St. John Kingdom Ministries, Snow Hill. The Greater Morning Star church choir of Fremont will render music Wednesday; the White Oak Grove church choir of Pikeville on Thursday; and the St. John Kingdom Ministries choir of Snow Hill on May 24.
SHARING AND CARING
Sharing and Caring Ministries will have a pastor aid service 4 p.m. Sunday. The speaker will be elder Nora Walker.
Holy Ghost Cathedral will have Sunday school 10:15 a.m., praise and worship 11:15 a.m., and apostle Preston Grimes will bring the message 11:30 a.m. Sunday. The mass choir will sing. Holy Communion and feet washing will be immediately after service.
Warsaw Pentecostal Holiness Church, 115 Dudley St., Warsaw, will have revival services with the Rev. Brent Penny at 11 a.m. Sunday, 6 p.m. Sunday, and 7 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Each night will include singing.