GREENLEAF

The Dorothy Cotton Jubilee Singers will travel to her birthplace of Goldsboro to give the Dorothy Cotton Mother’s Day Celebration in honor and memoriam of her through a concert of Negro Spirituals 6 p.m. Sunday at Greenleaf Christian Church, 2110 N. William St.

DEEPER LIFE

Deeper Life Church Ministries, 900 11th St., will have Fun Friday, for ages 9-18, today from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Intercessory prayer will be 9:30 a.m. and extended glory service 10 a.m. Sunday. Apostle Norbert E. Simmons will bring the word. Bible study will be 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. Wednesday.

MARANATHA

Maranatha Seventh-Day Adventist Church, 212 E. Oak St., will have a clothing giveaway every second and fourth Sunday at noon in the fellowship hall behind the church.

PENTECOSTAL HOLY

Pentecostal Holy Church, 600 E. Pine St., will have drive-by prayer 10 a.m. to noon Saturday.

OUTLAW’S BRIDGE

The Rev. Claudia M. Frost will speak on “Who’s Your Family?” during Mother’s Day and Homecoming service 11 a.m. Sunday at Outlaw’s Bridge Universalist Church, 4408 N.C. 111 N., Seven Springs.

CHRISTIAN MISSION

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

GOLDSBORO CHAPEL

Goldsboro Chapel Free Will Baptist Church, 1314 Ben Brewington Court, will conclude revival tonight with pastor Dexter Water and the congregation of Stanley Chapel Free Will Baptist Church. 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.

BREAD OF HEAVEN

Evangelist Herlene Mitchell will be the speaker for a pastor aid service 7:30 p.m. today at New Hallelujah Worship Faith Center. Bread of Heaven United Holy Church will have intercessory prayer 9:30 a.m., Sunday school 9:45 a.m. and a Women’s Day service 11 a.m. Sunday. Evangelist Barbara Holloway from Pentecostal United Holy Church will deliver the message. For more information, call 919-288-9115.

SHEEPFOLD

The Sheepfold Church of Jesus will have a Mother’s Day service 11 a.m. Sunday. The guest speaker will be prophet Tracy Leonard of Abundant Life Church, Raleigh.

LOVICK’S CHAPEL

Lovick’s Chapel AME Zion Church, 6351 N.C. 903 S., LaGrange, will have a Women’s Day service 11 a.m. Sunday. The guest speaker will be elder Joann Artis Stevens from Best Chapel Free Will Baptist Church, Snow Hill. Women of the church and community will provide music.

WOODS CHAPEL

The Women of Hope at Woods Chapel United American Free Will Baptist Church will meet 9 a.m. Saturday. Sunday school will be 9:30 a.m. and a Mother’s Day service 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor elder Leo Deans will bring the message. The choirs will sing. Bible study will be 6 p.m. Wednesday.

THE LORD’S TABLE

The Word Healing Ministry will have healing teaching with the Rev. Velda Schirhart from Whole Life Ministries, Augusta, Ga., 10 a.m. May 17 at The Lord’s Table, 1215 Parkway Drive. Healing Explosion will be 7 p.m. May 17.

JUDAH PLACE

Judah Place of Deliverance, 1706 Shamrock Ave., will have a women’s conference 7:30 p.m. Monday with evangelist Ludell Hobbs Parks; Tuesday, apostle Kimberly Armstrong; Wednesday, eldress Elizabeth Clark; Thursday, pastor Francine Dent; and May 17, eldress Revelene Hutchens. Men also are welcome to attend.

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 a Mother’s Day service 11:15 a.m. Sunday. The guest messenger will be pastor Faye Baker, accompanied by the EverReady Full Gospel Tabernacle choir, ushers and congregation of Warsaw.

DARDEN CHAPEL

Darden Chapel OFW Baptist Church, 111 Hooks River Road, will have Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and a Women’s Day service 10:45 a.m. Sunday. The guest preacher will be pastor Rosemary Thompson, Zion Temple, Rocky Mount. Noonday prayer will be Monday. Bible study will be 6 p.m. Thursday.

ST. LUKE

St. Luke Church of Christ, 430 E. Elm St., will have Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and a Women’s Day service 11 a.m. Sunday. Evangelist Linda Yelverton will be the guest preacher.

FIRST BAPTIST

First Baptist Church of Fremont will have service 11 a.m. Sunday. The Rev. John Forbes will preach. Brother Charles Fuller will render music.

BARNES CHAPEL

Barnes Chapel Church, 1108 Rosewood Road, will have Sunday school 9:45 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. The Rev. Larry Johnson will preach. The church choir will sing. A mission meeting will be 7 p.m. Wednesday. The pastor’s anniversary will be observed 4 p.m. May 19. Guests will include pastor Leo Deans and the choir and congregation from Woods Chapel UAFWB Church.

MOUNT PLEASANT

Mount Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church, 4460 U.S. 13 N., will have Sunday school 9:45 a.m. and quarterly meeting and Mother’s Day service 11 a.m. Sunday. Mother Mary L. Barnes of Woods Chapel UAFWB Church will give the Mother’s Day tribute. The Rev. Dr. Stevie L. Lawrence Sr. of Robersonville will deliver the sermon. The gospel choir will sing. Bible study will be 7 p.m. Wednesday.

BEST GROVE

Best Grove Missionary Baptist Church will have Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and Mother’s Day service 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Joe A. Jackson will preach. The sanctuary choir will sing. The men’s fellowship breakfast will be 8 a.m. Saturday. Bible study will be 11 a.m. Tuesday and 7 p.m. Wednesday.

CENTRAL HEIGHTS

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

LITTLE ROCK

Little Rock Church of Christ, N.C. 581 North, Pikeville, will have Sunday school 9:45 a.m. and a Women’s Day service 11 a.m. Sunday. Guests will include elder Shirley Howard and the congregation of Pleasant Union Church. Bible study will be 6 p.m. Wednesday.

NEW BETHEL

New Bethel of Fremont will have Sunday school 9:45 a.m. and a Mother’s and Women’s Day service 11 a.m. Sunday. The guest preacher will be minister Marha Coley. The choir from Morning Star Church of Fremont will sing. Bible study will be 7 p.m. Thursday.

HOLY TEMPLE

Apostle LeRoy Hargett of Life Changers Ministry, Clayton, will climax revival 7:30 p.m. today at Holy Temple Miracle Tabernacle Church, Snow Hill. A women’s conference will be 7:30 p.m. Wednesday with pastor Gloria Howell and Nehemiah Minstry; Thursday, pastor Magnolia Walker; May 17, overseer Carolyn Hargrove of Newport News, Va.; and 10 a.m. May 18 with evangelist Van Tyson. Breakfast will be served Saturday morning.

ST. LUKE

St. Luke Missionary Baptist Church, 3414 Summerlin Crossroad Road, Mount Olive, will have Women Day and quarterly service 11 a.m. Sunday. The Rev. Myra Seabrook, pastor of Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, Rocky Point, will deliver the sermon. The Friendship Missionary Baptist Church choir will sing.

GUIDING STAR

Greater Guiding Star United Holy Church will have corporate prayer 9 a.m., Sunday school 10 a.m. and a Mother’s Day service 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Joseph Williams will deliver the message. The Voices of Praise will render music. A program is planned.

SALEM METHODIST

Salem United Methodist Church, 2706 Salem Church Road, will have Sunday school 9:45 a.m. and Mother’s Day worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Liz Hounshell will give the message. A nursery and children’s church will be provided. For more information, call 919-735-9210 or visit www.salemumcgoldsboro.com.

HOLLY HILL

The Pearls of Wisdom women’s fellowship of Holly Hill Church, 644 N. Beston Road, will host a women’s conference beginning 10 a.m. Saturday. Guests will include lady Tachala Hood and Dr. Hattie Lofton. Guests on Sunday at 11 a.m. will include elder Latoya Brewington and elder Angela Whitehead. The conference is free. Lunch will be provided. Sunday school will start at 9:30 a.m. Bible study will be 7:15 p.m. Tuesday.

TRUE HOLINESS

True Holiness House of Prayer Church, 500 Stronach St., will conduct a Joy Night service 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Sunday school will be 10:15 a.m. and praise and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Elder Nathaniel Best will bring the message. Bible study will be 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

JERUSALEM

Jerusalem UAFWB Church, 395 Jerusalem Church Road, Seven Springs, will celebrate Mother’s Day and quarterly meeting this weekend with Holy Communion service 6 p.m. Saturday with pastor Michelle Gooding and the choir, ushers and congregation of Herring Grove UAFWB Church of Kinston in charge. Sunday school will be 9:30 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Anthony Davis Sr. will preach. Eldress Sonya Lewis will preside. The Returning Sons and Daughters of Jerusalem will sing and usher. After the service, mothers and other attendees will have a meal in the dining room prepared by the men of Jerusalem.

LIGHTHOUSE

Lighthouse Ministries Worship Center, 105 W. King St., LaGrange, will not have service this Sunday. Pastor Janet Wiggins will be the guest preacher 11 a.m. Sunday at Life Change Church, Kinston.

ST. JAMES

St. James AME Zion Church, 205 S. George St., will have Sunday school 9 a.m. and will celebrate Mother’s Day 10 a.m. Sunday. There will be only one service. The Rev. Patsy Faison will deliver the message. Senior Bible study will be noon Tuesday. Bible study will be 6 p.m. Tuesday.

ATKINSON CHAPEL

Atkinson Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, 634 S. Oak Forest Road, will have Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. The Rev. Tracy Lewis will preach. The choir will sing.

DELIVERANCE

Deliverance Temple of God will have Sunday school service 9:45 a.m. and a pastoral service 11 a.m. Sunday. Apostle Ronnie Harris will preach. Noonday service will be Tuesday. Spiritual uplifting service will be 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

BIBLE WAY NO. 2

Bible Way Church No. 2, 408 Carver Blvd., will have Sabbath class 10 a.m. and Sabbath service 11 a.m. Saturday. Revival services will be 7:30 p.m. Sunday through Tuesday. The revivalist is evangelist Melissa Cauthen of Bible Way Church No. 9, Lincolnton.

ELM GROVE

Elm Grove Church Ministries will have Sunday school 9 a.m. and worship 10 a.m. Sunday. Women’s fellowship will be 7 p.m. Monday. Study of the word will be 11 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

ST. LUKE

St. Luke United Methodist Church, 1608 E. Pine St., will observe Mother’s Day during services Sunday. Contemporary service will be 8:30 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Celebrate Recovery will be 6 p.m. Monday.

CHARA MINISTRIES

Chara Ministries Deliverance Center, 5976 U.S. 258 S., LaGrange, will have a Women’s Day service, “The Integrity of a Godly Woman,” 2 p.m. May 19. Guests will include pastor Betty Joyner Haddock and the Warren Chapel choir and congregation.

NEW STONEY HILL

New Stoney Hill United Holy Church, 1003 Poplar St., will have prayer 9 a.m. Saturday. The “Women To Be” women’s ministry will sponsor a Mother’s Day brunch 10 a.m. Saturday. Minister Veronica Murphy will be the speaker. Sunday school will be 9:30 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Elder Denise Reid, Pentecostal United Holy Church, will be the Women’s Day speaker. The male chorus will sing. Revival will be 7 p.m. Wednesday through Friday. Elder Brent Murphy, New Birth Church Ministries, Raleigh, will preach.

WORD WITHOUT WALLS

Word Without Walls Ministry, 610-B N. Madison Ave., will host “Body, Body and Spirit Conference: Women Helping Women” 10 a.m. Saturday. For more information, call 919-394-4935.

FAITH PRESBYTERIAN

Faith Presbyterian Church, 2114 N. Berkeley Blvd., will celebrate mothers with Sunday school 10 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. The Rev. Antonio M.K. Lawrence will deliver the sermon. Bible study will be 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.

FAITH UNITED

Faith United Holy Church, 1603 S. Slocumb St., will have service 11 a.m. Sunday with bishop Raveion Moses and music by J.A.M. Choir. Prayer meeting will be 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. Bible study will be 7 p.m. Tuesday.

MOUNT CALVARY

Mount Calvary Missionary Baptist Church, 318 Denmark St., will have a Mother’s Day weekend prayer breakfast 9 a.m. Saturday. Church school will be 9:30 a.m. and worship 10:45 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Winford Galmon Jr. will deliver the message. Bible study will be 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

DELIVERANCE

Deliverance Community Church Ministries, 314 N. Randolph St., will be honoring and introducing its first mother and oldest, along with a missionary and a minister in training. Service will be 11 a.m. Sunday. Lunch will be served afterward.

COMMUNITY BAPTIST

Community Baptist Church, 351 Antioch Road, will honor and recognize mothers during Mother’s Day service 10:30 a.m. Sunday. The Rev. Michael Lewis will deliver the message. The praise team will provide music.

ST. MARK

St. Mark Church of Christ, DOC, 700 W. Ash St., will have “Hour of Power” 8:05 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday with bishop Alton A. Smith. The Men of St. Mark Choir will sing.

ANTIOCH BAPTIST

Antioch Missionary Baptist Church, 601 W. Elm St., will have its annual Women’s Day weekend celebration starting with a free prayer breakfast 10 a.m. Saturday. Women’s Day service will be 10 a.m. Sunday with guest speaker evangelist Joi Hood of True Fellowship Ministries.

NEW ST. JOHN

New St. John AME Church, 1307 S. Slocumb St., will have church school 10 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. The Rev. James N. Sheares will bring the message. The praise team will lead the music. Pastor Sheares will acknowledge the officers serving the church for 2019-2020. Mothers will be honored immediately after the service. Bible study will be 6 p.m. Wednesday.

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.

ST. JAMES

St. James Church of Christ, Fremont, will have quarterly Holy Communion service 6:30 p.m. Saturday. Adult and youth Sunday school will be 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. and Women’s Day service, “Balance for Better,” 11 a.m. Sunday. The speaker will be the Rev. Verna Daye. The women’s combined choir will sing. Theme colors and white and/or pastel.

PHILADELPHIA

Philadelphia Community Church, 1214 Parkway Drive, will have spring revival beginning 7 p.m. today. The speaker will be apostle Daniel Uzzell, Wave of Glory Faith Ministries. Sunday school will be 9:30 a.m. and worship 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Aletta Taylor will bring the Mother’s Day message. The praise team will provide music. Prayer will be 6 p.m. Tuesday. Bible enrichment will be 7 p.m. Tuesday.

MADISON AVENUE

The Baptist Men and Women of Madison Avenue Baptist Church will have a breakfast meeting 8 a.m. Sunday in the fellowship hall. The speaker will be Bill Edgerton, who will discuss Baptist Men’s handyman ministry. Breakfast will be $4. For more information, call Tim 919-921-1858.