MARANATHA

Maranatha Seventh-Day Adventist Church, 212 E. Oak St., will have a clothing giveaway 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday.

SALVATION ARMY

The Salvation Army, 610 N. William St., will have a yard sale 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. Proceeds will help to offset costs of sending local children to Salvation Army camp.

DARDEN CHAPEL

Darden Chapel OFW Baptist Church, 111 Hooks River Road, will have Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and a pastoral 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.

MOUNT CARMEL

Mount Carmel United Methodist Church will have Sunday school 10 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Liz Hounshell. A nursery and children’s church will be provided. Women’s Bible study will be 10 a.m. Wednesday. Bible study will be 6:45 p.m. Wednesday.

BEST GROVE

Best Grove Missionary Baptist Church will observe its 135th anniversary and Holy Communion service Sunday. Sunday school will be 9:30 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Joe A. Jackson will deliver the sermon. The senior choir will sing. The spiritual formation work group will meet 10 a.m. Saturday. The senior members banquet will be 3 p.m. Saturday. The speaker will be elder Ann H. Tyner. Bible study will be 11 a.m. Tuesday and 7 p.m. Wednesday.

ST. LUKE

St. Luke Church of Christ, 430 E. Elm St., will not have worship on Sunday due to the 146th Annual Session at GDI Headquarters, 211 W. Hooks River Road.

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.

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 male chorus will sing. The home mission auxiliary will celebrate its anniversary 4 p.m. Sunday. Guests will include elder Leo Deans and the combined choir, ushers and congregation of Woods Chapel United American Free Will Baptist Church. Bible study will be 7 p.m. Wednesday.

WOODS GROVE

Woods Grove PFWB Church, 4009 Central Heights Road, will celebrate its 133rd anniversary homecoming on Sunday. Service will begin at 10 a.m. and will include a time to remember those members who passed away since the last homecoming. The Oak Grove Boys and Stephanie will sing. Pastor Barry Teague will deliver the message. Food will be served in the fellowship hall after the service.

HOLY TEMPLE

Minister Reginald Wooten will be the speaker 7:30 p.m. today for a pastor aide service at Holy Temple Miracle Tabernacle Church, Snow Hill. Minister Doneshia Dobson will bring the word 11 a.m. Sunday for Missionary Day. The male chorus will sing. Elder Deloise Waddell will render revival 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Nov. 2 at Holy Temple Church, Walstonburg.

WOODS CHAPEL

Woods Chapel United American Free Will Baptist Church, 928 New Hope Road, will observe “Make a Difference Day” Saturday. The home mission department will meet at the church at 10 a.m. and will make visits to rest homes, individual homes and a hospital. Sunday school will be 9:30 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor elder Leo Deans will bring the message. The male chorus will sing. Pastor Deans and the congregation will render a home mission service 4 p.m. Sunday at Mount Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church, U.S. 13. The NWB conference will be Monday through Nov. 4 at the Tabernacle in Kinston.

GOLDSBORO CHAPEL

Goldsboro Chapel Free Will Baptist Church, 1314 Ben Brewington Court, will celebrate 146 years with homecoming kickoff 7 p.m. today with archbishop A.W. Slater and the congregation of Tehillah Church Ministries. Sunday school will be 9:45 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor James E. Collins will bring the word. The combined choir will sing. Service at 3 p.m. Sunday will be with bishop James Leftwridge and the congregations of Union Star Church, Clinton, and New Daniel Church, Fremont.

CENTRAL HEIGHTS

Central Heights Free Will Baptist Church, 302 Ervin Drive, will have Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and a youth worship service 11 a.m. Sunday. Dr. Isaac Burnett Jr. will deliver the message. The youth choir will sing. Central Heights FWB Church will have no scheduled programs Monday through Nov. 4 due to the UAFWB Annual Conference being held at J.E. Reddick Tabernacle, Kinston. The homecoming committee is collecting slightly used and new shoes as a fundraiser through Dec. 13. Donated shoes are used to support individual or family businesses in developing countries. Shoes can be dropped off at the church. For more information, call Wayne Mathis, 919-656-8542, or Monica Lewis, 919-288-6606.

VICTORY

Victory Free Will Baptist Church, 1806 Wayne Memorial Drive, will have a fall festival, with inflatables, games and food, 3 to 6 p.m. Saturday. For more information, call the church at 919-735-9485 or 919-300-9343.

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 traditional worship 10:55 a.m. Sunday. Celebrate Recovery will be 6 p.m. Monday. Bible study will be 11 a.m. Tuesday and 6:15 p.m. Wednesday. All-you-can-eat pancake breakfast will be 8 to 11 a.m. Nov. 3 at the church. Plates are $6.

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. Movie night with dinner will be 5 p.m. Sunday. The youth group will meet 5 p.m. Sunday. The prayer group will meet 10 a.m. Tuesday.

GREENLEAF

Greenleaf Christian Church (DOC) will have Sunday school 9 a.m. and worship 10 a.m. Sunday. Brother Walter Derrick Martin will preach his initial sermon. The Joshua and Caleb men’s ministry will minister praise and worship. Intercessory prayer will be at noon Monday. “Wednesday in the Word” will comprise Bible study at noon at Grace Village and 7 p.m. at the church.

GUIDING STAR

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 M. Williams Sr. will bring the message. The Voices of Praise will sing. Missionary service will be 3 p.m. Sunday. Guests will include elder LaMale Williams and Miracle Temple Holiness Church.

PARKER’S CHAPEL

Parker’s Chapel Church will have Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and a mission service 11 a.m. Sunday. Elder Douglas Bell will bring the message. Intercessory prayer and Bible study will be 10 a.m. Tuesday. Bible study will be 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

SALEM METHODIST

Salem United Methodist Church, 2706 Salem Church Road, will have worship 9:30 a.m. Sunday with pastor Liz Hounshell. A nursery and children’s church will be provided. Sunday school will be 10:45 a.m. Bible study will be 7 p.m. Monday. Barbecued chicken plates will be available 3 to 6 p.m. Nov. 3. Plates are $8. The fall auction will begin at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call 919-735-9210 or visit www.salemumcgoldsboro.com.

NEW HOPE

New Hope United Methodist Church, 200 E. New Hope Road, will have its 61st homecoming celebration service during 11 a.m. Sunday.

HOLY GHOST

Holy Ghost Cathedral Church, 812 James St., Mount Olive, will have a youth conference 11 a.m. Sunday. Elder Reginald Grimes will teach. The youth choir will sing. Lunch will be served afterward.

ST. JAMES

St. James Church of Christ, Fremont, will have worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Tony Sutton will deliver the sermon. The gospel choir will sing. The ushers’ anniversary will be 5 p.m. Sunday. Pastor Sutton will deliver the message. The praise team will render the music. Fall festival with games, food and treats will be 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday.

DELIVERANCE

Deliverance Temple of God will have Sunday school 9:45 a.m. and a pastoral service 11 a.m. Sunday. Apostle Ronnie Harris will preach. Quarterly meeting will be immediately after the service.

BROGDEN CHAPEL

His Witnesses will sing 6 p.m. Sunday at Brogden Chapel PFWB Church, 1060 Emmaus Church Road, Dudley. Admission is free; a love offering will be taken. For more information, call 919-440-8793.

ATKINSON CHAPEL

Atkinson Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, 634 S. Oak Forest Road, will have Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and quarterly meeting and Communion 11 a.m. Sunday. The Rev. Louis Wright will deliver the message. The choir will sing.

DEEPER LIFE

Deeper Life Church Ministries will travel 7:30 p.m. today for fellowship with Bishop B.R. Anderson at the Northwest “A” Conference, 682 Ten Mile Fork Road, Trenton. Marriage and singles classes will be 9 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.

WHITE OAK GROVE

White Oak Grove OFWB Church, 2261 Big Daddy’s Road, Pikeville, will have a mission service 11 a.m. Sunday.

BETHEL LIGHT

Bethel Light Free Will Baptist Church will celebrate seedtime and harvest service 11 a.m. Sunday with guest elder Ricky Coor.

ST. MARK

St. Mark Church of Christ, Disciples of Christ, 700 W. Ash St., will have “Hour of Power” 8:05 a.m. Sunday. Bishop Alton Smith will preach. This is the only service this Sunday. St. Mark Church of Christ will be at the Goldsboro-Raleigh Headquarters Building, Hooks River Road, 11 a.m. Sunday for the Annual Assembly. Bishop Smith will preach 2:15 p.m. Saturday for this assembly.

ALL TOGETHER

All Together Ministries, 8176 Turkey Highway, Turkey, will have its 26-year church and pastors appreciation services 7:30 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday with revival speaker minister Keith Smith of Goldsboro; 7:30 p.m. Nov. 2, overseer Charley Womack of Pensacola, Fla.; and noon Nov. 4, pastor Hazel Johnson of Clinton. Dinner will be served after service. For more information, call the church at 910-564-2948.

REACHING THE WORLD

Reaching the World for Christ Ministries Church, 815 N. George St., will have Sunday school service 10 a.m. and worship with pastor Edward Jones 11 a.m. Sunday. The male chorus will sing.

GREATER ST. LUKE

Greater St. Luke UHCA, 310 W. South St., Rose Hill, will have a men’s conference beginning today with elder Kenneth Gray, messenger, pastor of Saints Tabernacle UHCA, Willard. Prayer breakfast will be 9 a.m. Saturday. Workshop will be 10 a.m. Saturday with apostle Michael Artis, presenter, pastor of St. John Kingdom Ministries, Snow Hill. Lunch will be 1 p.m. A concert featuring Kingdom Builders of Goldsboro will be 5 p.m. Saturday. Pastor Anthony Ezzell, pastor of First Baptist Church, Calypso, will be the messenger 11 a.m. Sunday. Elder Scottie Rodgers, pastor of Holy Temple UHCA, Calypso, will be the messenger 3 p.m. Sunday. District Elder Anthony Flow is the host pastor.

STANLEY CHAPEL

Stanley Chapel Free Will Baptist Church, Mount Olive, will celebrate Harvest Day with Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and an old-fashioned worship service 11 a.m. Sunday. Elder Dexter Waters will deliver the sermon. The gospel choir will sing. Dinner will be served. Guests at 3 p.m. Sunday will include elder Johnnie Wade and the Rockford Chapel Church choir, ushers and congregation.

PATHWAY TO LIFE

Pathway to Life United Holy Church, 205 E. Main St., Fremont, will have Sunday school 9 a.m. with minister Mal Reid and a Youth Day service 10 a.m. Sunday.

ST. JOHN

St. John Free Will Baptist Church, 1926 N.C. 111 S., will have Sunday school 10 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday with pastor Wade Parker. Bible study will be 7 p.m. Wednesday.

MOUNT CALVARY

Mount Calvary Free Will Baptist Church, 602 S. Wooten St., LaGrange, will have Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. celebrating joint quarterly meeting with guests Union Grove Free Will Baptist Church, Stantonsburg; Maury Chapel Free Will Baptist Church, Maury; and Piney Green Free Will Baptist Church, Mount Olive. Pastor William Ingram from Simro Free Will Baptist Church, LaGrange, will deliver the message. The Mount Calvary church choir will sing. Service at 3 p.m. Sunday will be rendered by pastor Veronica Jackson and Emmanuel Hill Memorial Free Will Baptist Church of Kinston. Mount Calvary will not have Bible study Tuesday night due to the Northwest B Annual Conference at the General Tabernacle in Kinston.

VICTORY LIFE

Pastor Edward Ray Sutton will deliver the message 11 a.m. Sunday at Victory Life Christian Ministries, 115-B Goldsboro St., Pikeville. Intercessory prayer will be 7 p.m. Wednesday, followed by Bible study.

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 combined choirs and ushers.

BIBLE WAY NO. 2

Bible Way Church No. 2 will have Sabbath class 10 a.m. and Sabbath service 11 a.m. Saturday. Prayer meeting will be 7 p.m. Tuesday. The weekend of Nov. 2-4 will be the pastoral anniversary honoring Dr. G. McClary. A plate sale with fish and chicken with sides will be 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 2 at 408 Carver Blvd. Elder C. Daniels from Bible Way Church No. 1, headquarters, Statesville, will be the guest speaker 11 a.m. Nov. 3. A musical program with various guest speakers will be 7 p.m. Nov. 3. Guests at 10 a.m. Nov. 4 will include pastor Sifford and the congregation of Bible Way Church No. 7.

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. The praise team will provide music. Prayer will be 6 p.m. Tuesday. Bible enrichment will be 7 p.m. Tuesday.

ST. JAMES

St. James AME Zion Church, 205 S. George St., will have services 8 a.m. and 11 a.m. Sunday with sermons by the Rev. Ronald Miller. Sunday school will be 9:45 a.m. Senior Bible study will be at noon Tuesday. Bible study will be 6 p.m. Tuesday.

NEW ST. DELIGHT

New St. Delight will have Sunday school 9:45 a.m. and praise and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Bishop Quincy Gardner Jr. will preach. The praise and worship team will sing. Bishop Gardner and the congregation will travel to Kinston 7:30 p.m. Sunday to celebrate with elder and Mrs. Robby Millard. Bishop Gardner and first lady Lenora Gardner will celebrate 33 years of ministry at New St. Delight 7:30 p.m. Wednesday with elder Lorenzo Simmons; Thursday, elder Richard Darden; and Nov. 2, elder Beulah Pickett. The banquet will be 6 p.m. Nov. 3 with elder Herman Lucas. Elder Robby Millard at 11 a.m. Nov. 4 and elder Ralph Washington at 3:30 p.m. will climax the anniversary.

ELM GROVE

Elm Grove Church Ministries’ PWOP ministry will be on assignment 3 p.m. today at Willow Creek Nursing facility. Sunday school will be 9 a.m. and worship 10 a.m. Sunday. Prayer breakfast will be 8:30 a.m. Tuesday at 320 John St. The speaker will be pastor Thomasina Cowan.

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 an appreciation service for first lady Veda McNair 11 a.m. Sunday. Elder Geraldine Darden will be the speaker. The gospel choir will sing. The Hallelujah Carnival will be 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday.

CORNERSTONE

Cornerstone United Holy Church, 109 E. Boundary St., LaGrange, will have intercessory prayer 9 a.m. and Sunday school 10 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Linda G. Pridgen and the congregation will be guests for homecoming 11 a.m. Sunday at Liberty Grove Missionary Baptist Church. Bible study will be 7 p.m. Wednesday.

NEW ST. JOHN

New St. John AME Church, 1307 S. Slocumb St., will have the final night of fall revival with praise and worship 7 p.m. today. Guests will include the Rev. Phillip Lynch and the choir and congregation from Wayman AME Church, Enfield. Church school will be 10 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. The Rev. James Sheares will be the messenger.

OUTLAW’S BRIDGE

The Rev. Claudia M. Frost will speak on “Be Not Afraid” during service 11 a.m. Sunday at Outlaw’s Bridge Universalist Church, 4408 N.C. 111 N., Seven Springs. The monthly live concert will be 7:30 p.m. Wednesday featuring Bob Jeffcott on trumpet and a few of his friends on various instruments. A covered-dish supper begins at 6:30 p.m.

PENTECOSTAL HOLY

A celebration service and banquet honoring Dr. Willie E. Lewis and first lady Easter M. Lewis for their 13th pastoral anniversary will be 5 p.m. Nov. 3 at Pentecostal Holy Church, 600 E. Pine St. Tickets for the banquet are $25 for one person and $45 for couples. For tickets, call Thomasina Lewis at 919-223-5067.

ROSEWOOD BAPTIST

Rosewood First Baptist Church, 562 N.C. 581 S., will have homecoming, “Celebrating 69 Years in Christ,” with worship 11 a.m. Sunday. The program will include music by the choir, recognition of charter and deceased members and preaching by Dr. Mike Collier. Lunch will be served in the Family Life Center.

SHARING AND CARING

Sharing and Caring Ministries will have Joy Night 7:30 p.m. today with elder Annetta Newkirk. Prophet Betty Dawson will be the speaker during service 11 a.m. Sunday.

HOLLY HILL

Holly Hill Church, 644 N. Beston Road, will not have service this Sunday. Members will be at the Goldsboro-Raleigh Headquarters Building, 211 W. Hooks River Road, for the Annual Assembly. Bible study will not be held this Tuesday. The program committee will meet at 7 p.m.

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. The Rev. Marquis Lewis will bring the message. The church choir will sing. Bible study will be 5 p.m. Wednesday.

FERTILE GROUND

Fertile Ground Ministry, 219 W. Walnut St., will have “Youth Growing Up in Power” service 10 a.m. Sunday. Worship will be 11 a.m. Sunday. The youth anniversary service will be 2:45 p.m. Sunday. The speaker will be minister Keith Adams of Gospel Light Temple. Also attending will be Word Without Walls Ministry. Gospel Light Temple youth will render the music.