NEW STONEY HILL
New Stoney Hill UHC, 1003 Poplar St., will have prayer at 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 be immediately after the service. Pastor McNair and New Stoney Hill Church members will render service 4 p.m. Sunday at Resurrection Fellowship UHC, Greensboro. Bible study and YPHA will be 7 p.m. Wednesday.
Elm Grove Church Ministries will have Sunday school 9 a.m. and worship 10 a.m. Sunday. Prayer breakfast will be 8:30 a.m. Tuesday at 320 John St. Bible enrichment will be 11 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.
Eureka United Methodist Church, 128 N. Church St., Eureka, will have Sunday school 9:45 a.m. and worship 10:45 a.m. Sunday with pastor Connie Belmore. The youth group will meet 5 p.m. Sunday. The prayer group will meet 10 a.m. Tuesday.
St. John Free Will Baptist Church, 1926 N.C. 111 S., will have its 118th year homecoming services Sunday. Worship will begin at 10:30 a.m. with the Rev. Richard Barnes. Joey Coor will provide music. A covered dish lunch will be served.
Rosewood Church of God, 100 Tower Lane, will have its annual harvest sale Saturday. Barbecued pork plates are $8 and will be served 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. An auction will begin at 4 p.m. For more information, call pastor Jeff Barnes at 252-286-6949.
PATHWAY TO LIFE
Pathway to Life UHC, 205 E. Main St., Fremont, will continue its celebration of pastor Helen Reid’s anniversary today with Bishop McCuller, New Covenant, and Sunday with pastor Waddell, Holy Temple Miracle Tabernacle.
Pinkney Baptist Church, 3157 N.C. 581 N., Fremont, will have its fall supper and bake sale 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday. Plates are $8 for barbecued pork or barbecued chicken, or combination; potatoes; slaw; hushpuppies; desserts; and tea.
True Holiness House of Prayer, 500 Stronach St., will have a Joy Night service 7:30 p.m. Saturday with bishop Curtis Mosley and New Hope Apostolic Church of Deliverance, Rose Hill. Sunday school will be 10:15 a.m. and praise and worship 11 a.m. Sunday with message by elder Nathaniel Best. Bible study will be 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.
St. Matthew Free Will Baptist Church, 2758 Jenny Lind Road, will have homecoming, church dedication, mortgage burning and cornerstone services beginning with Holy Communion 9 a.m. Saturday. Sunday school will be 9 a.m. and services 10 a.m. Sunday with pastor Claude D. Sawyer and the church choir and 3 p.m. with guest speaker pastor James Collins of Goldsboro Chapel Free Will Baptist Church.
The Rev. Claudia M. Frost will speak on “I’m Sorry” during service 11 a.m. Sunday at Outlaw’s Bridge Universalist Church, 4408 N.C. 111 N., Seven Springs.
Servant’s Heart will be in concert 6 p.m. Oct. 21 at Salem Advent Christian Church, Mount Olive.
MOUNT OLIVE PRESBYTERIAN
Mount Olive Presbyterian Church will host “Fall-oween Jesus,” a festival for families of children through fifth grade, 5:30 to 8 p.m. Oct. 27. Festivities will include games, food, prizes and a cake walk.
Holly Hill Church, 644 N. Beston Road, will celebrate its 129th anniversary with Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and service 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor B.K. Robinson will preach. God’s Chozen will provide music. The senior ushers will serve. Intercessory prayer will be 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. Bible study will be 7:15 p.m. Tuesday.
The youth ministry of Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church, 209 S. Carey St., LaGrange, will sponsor Hallelujah Glow Night, a glow-in-the-dark event for all ages, 6:30 p.m. Oct. 31.
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.
St. James AME Zion Church, 205 S. George St., will have Sunday school 9:45 a.m. and services 8 a.m. and 11 a.m. Sunday with sermons by the Rev. Ronald Miller. Senior Bible study will be at noon Tuesday. Bible study will be 6 p.m. Tuesday.
Deliverance Temple of God will have pre-anniversary services 7:30 p.m. Monday with pastor Jesse Warren; Tuesday, pastor Jacqueline Ellis; Wednesday, pastor Marlene Duncan; Thursday, pastor Ravoien Moss; and Oct. 19, bishop Thurman McCullen.
New Life World Outreach, 106 Hull Road, Snow Hill, will have a Thanksgiving gospel concert 5 p.m. Nov. 26 with Mal Williams Ministry, Luther Barnes and the Sensational Nightingales. Admission is free. For more information, call 252-933-6935.
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 with message by pastor Joseph M. Williams Sr. and music by Voices of Praise.
Millers Chapel AME Zion Church, Elroy community, will have an eighth appreciation service honoring its pastor, the Rev. Patsy Faison, and her husband, Donald Faison, 11 a.m. Sunday. The guest speaker will be Wilson District retired presiding elder Franklin L. Rush of Rush AME Zion Church, Raleigh. The women’s ensemble choir will sing. Immediately after the service, the congregation, relatives and friends will dine together at K&W Cafeteria, Berkeley Mall.
Antioch Presbyterian Church, 2306 Old Smithfield Road, will have a homecoming service 10:50 a.m. Sunday. Revival will be 7 p.m. Sunday, Monday and Tuesday. Speakers are the Rev. Randy Jenkins and pastor K.L. Buffaloe. A nursery will be provided during each service.
VICTORY AND DOMINION
Victory and Dominion, U.S. 258, Snow Hill, will have an empowerment conference 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and continuing nightly through Oct. 19 with apostle Mal Williams, bishop Rance Allen, Luther Barnes, coach William “Bill” Lam and musical guests. Admission is free. For more information, call 252-933-6935.
St. Mark Church of Christ, Disciples of Christ, 700 W. Ash St., with have its 63rd annual homecoming beginning with “Hour of Power” 8:05 a.m. Sunday with bishop Alton Smith and the St. Mark Dancers for Christ. Sunday school will be 9:45 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Bishop-elect Phillip Marks Sr., pastor of Pleasant Grove Church of Christ, Fayetteville, will preach. The Pleasant Grove choir will sing. The Mighty Young Men of Valor will minister in mime. Dinner will be served after the service.
Deeper Life Church Ministries will travel 7:30 p.m. today to Kairos Church Ministries, Wilson, with apostle Charles Lewis. 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.
Adamsville Baptist Church, 1302 N. Berkeley Blvd., will have homecoming 10 a.m. Oct. 28. The guest speaker will be Tyler Daniels. A meal will be served afterward. For more information, call 919-778-1213.
Bethel Light will celebrate the ushers’ anniversary 4 p.m. Sunday with guest pastor Isaac Burnett and Central Heights Free Will Baptist Church.
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.
NEW ST. DELIGHT
New St. Delight will have Sunday school 9:45 a.m. and praise and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Minister Jocelyn Bass will deliver the message. The gospel choir will sing. Bishop Quincy Gardner Jr. and the congregation will travel to Bryan Tabernacle UHC, Snow Hill, 3 p.m. Sunday to climax elder Richard Darden’s appreciation.
REACHING THE WORLD
Reaching the World for Christ Ministries Church, 815 N. George St., will have a homecoming service 11 a.m. Sunday. The guest speaker will be pastor Lucas from Union Grove Church, Pikeville. The Union Grove choir will sing.
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 Sheares will bring the message. After the service will be a brief calendar project update. Relief support continues to be accepted to assist the Southern District churches and their members who were affected by Hurricane Florence. Members will need to meet briefly to support the food service staff as they plan for the field trip on Oct. 21.
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. Tuesday. For more information, call 919-735-9210 or visit www.salemumcgoldsboro.com.
Faith United Holy Church, 1603 S. Slocumb St., will have service 11 a.m. Sunday with Bishop Raveion Moses and the J.A.M. Choir. Prayer meeting will be 6 p.m. Tuesday. Bible study will be 7 p.m. Tuesday.
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 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.
Pastor Edward Ray Sutton will deliver the message 11 a.m. Sunday at Victory Life Christian Ministries, 115-B Goldsboro St., Pikeville. Holy Communion will be observed. Intercessory prayer will be 7 p.m. Wednesday, followed by Bible study.
Maranatha Seventh-Day Adventist Church, 212 E. Oak St., will have a clothing giveaway 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday.
Darden Chapel OFW Baptist Church, 111 Hooks River Road, will have quarterly meeting services with Holy Communion 7 p.m. Saturday, 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.
The United Christian Mission Outreach Corp. will have services in Fremont 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Sunday at the Villa Building and 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the main building.
Goldsboro Chapel Free Will Baptist Church, 1314 Ben Brewington Court, will have a prayer and praise service 6 to 7 p.m. Worship will be 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor James E. Collins will bring the word. The senior choir will sing.
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. For more information, call 919-288-9115.
Community Baptist Church will have fall revival 7 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday and Oct. 19. Guest evangelist will be the Rev. Stanley Kirby. Each night will include singing.
Barnes Chapel Church, 108 Rosewood Road, will have worship 7 p.m. Wednesday. The women’s fellowship will meet 9 a.m. Oct. 20 at Murray’s Restaurant.
The Women of Destiny ministry will sponsor a prayer breakfast 8:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Luke Church of Christ, 430 E. Elm St. Evangelist Hattie Lofton will be the guest speaker. St. Luke Church of Christ will have Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. The ushers will celebrate their anniversary. Pastor David Williams will deliver the message. The Inspirational Voices will sing. The pastor anniversary committee will present a fashion show 4 p.m. Sunday. Bible study will be at noon and 6 p.m. Wednesday.
Jericho Deliverance Ministries, 609 Hugh St., will celebrate its seventh-year anniversary 3 p.m. Oct. 21. Guests will include pastor Jeffrey Cox and God’s Way Church of God in Christ of Kinston.
The Word Faith Center will distribute hurricane disaster relief items 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at 296 Buck Swamp Road. For more information, call Beatrice Murray, 919-288-9550.
Woods Chapel United American Free Will Baptist Church, 928 New Hope Road, will have its annual home mission senior banquet 2 p.m. Saturday in the fellowship hall. The Women of Hope will attend the Judgement House presentation on Wayne Memorial Drive 6 p.m. Saturday. Sunday school will be 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.
The Sheepfold Church of Jesus, 800 Sunny South St., will have its 55th homecoming beginning with a celebration service 7 p.m. today. The guest speaker will be elder Timothy Dortch, Word of Truth Christian Fellowship. Elder Tracy Leonard, Abundant Life Church, Raleigh, will be the guest speaker 11 a.m. Sunday. A fellowship luncheon will be served after the service.
Augusta Chapel, 599 Durham Lake Road, Dudley, will have revival services 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday and Oct. 19. The guest preacher will be the Rev. Tracey Lewis. The 41st pastoral anniversary celebration for the Rev. Brady Carmack will be 11 a.m. Oct. 21 with the Rev. Chester McClarin and 3 p.m. with elder W.C. Hutchins and Bethel Light Free Will Baptist Church.
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. Pastor Burnett and the choir and congregation will render services 3 p.m. Sunday at Bethel Light Free Will Baptist Church, 2499 U.S. 117 S., Dudley. Bible study will be 11:30 a.m. Wednesday. Pastor Burnett and the choir, ushers and congregation will render services 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Jones Tabernacle, 3550 Poole Road, Kinston.
Mount Carmel United Methodist Church, 610 Mount Carmel Church Road, 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. Legacy will be in concert 6 p.m. Sunday. A love offering will be taken. Women’s Bible study will be 10 a.m. Wednesday. Bible study will be 6:45 p.m. Wednesday.
Liberty Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 2704 N.C. 903 S., LaGrange, will have quarterly meeting and homecoming service 11 a.m. Oct. 28. Guests will include elder Linda J. Pridgen and the choir, ushers and congregation of Cornerstone United Church. Holy Communion will be served. Dinner will be served.
Elder Deloise Waddell and the congregation of Holy Temple Miracle Tabernacle Church, Snow Hill, will render services 7:30 p.m. today at St. John Kingdom Ministry of Snow Hill celebrating apostle Michael Artis’ pastoral anniversary. Elder Waddell and Holy Temple Miracle Tabernacle will travel to Pathway to Life, Fremont, to climax elder Helen Reid’s pastoral anniversary 11 a.m. Sunday. Elder Waddell and Holy Temple Miracle Tabernacle will be at Central Heights UHC 7:30 p.m. Tuesday to celebrate elder Kathye Batts’ pastoral anniversary.
Never-Ending Praise Church Ministry, 395 N.C. 111 S., will celebrate its first-year anniversary 7 p.m. today with bishop James Woodley, Upper Room Church of Deliverance; 7 p.m. Saturday with evangelist Carl Ann Darden, Gospel Light Temple; and 3 p.m. Sunday with apostle Corey Pigford, Life Changing Church.
St. Andrew Christian Church, 322 Rollingwood Drive, Dudley, will have its fourth annual community day 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 20.
Central Heights United Holy Church, 3010 Thoroughfare Road, will celebrate pastor Kathye Gamble Batts’ fourth pastoral anniversary Monday with pastor Timothy Dortch, Word of Truth Deliverance Ministries, and guest psalmist Wanda Barnes; Tuesday, pastor Deloise Waddell, Holy Temple Miracle Tabernacle; Wednesday, elder LaMale Williams, Miracle Temple; Thursday, elder Brenda J. Ward, Deeper Life Church Ministries, guest psalmist Tina Cooper and the Alston Family; Oct. 19, pastor Marlene Duncan, Holy Temple UHC; Oct. 20, pastor Travis Gardner, Faith Hope Temple; 11 a.m. Oct. 21, apostle Jacqueline Ellis, Holy Temple Pentecostal Holiness Church; 3 p.m. Oct. 21, pastor Robby Millard, Faith Tabernacle, and guest psalmist minister Brittani T. Brown; and 3 p.m. Nov. 4, Dr. Howard E. McNair Sr., New Stoney Hill Holy UHC, and guest psalmist T’Nya Salvage.
First Congregational United Church of Christ, 215 Sleepy Creek Road, Dudley, will have Sunday school 9:45 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. The Rev. Robert Leo Cox Jr. will deliver the message. Homecoming will be Oct. 21.