Ebenezer United Methodist Church, U.S. 70 West, will have homecoming 11 a.m. Sunday.
St. Luke Church of Christ, 430 E. Elm St., will have Sunday school 9 a.m. and service 11 a.m. Sunday. The youth ministry will be in charge of the service. Pastor David Williams will deliver the message.
Mount Carmel United Methodist Church will have Sunday school 10 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. The youth will be in charge of the service. 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. Choir practice will be 7:45 p.m. Wednesday.
Jericho Deliverance Ministries, 609 Hugh St., will have a Joy Night service 7:30 p.m. Saturday with guest apostle Blake of Wilson’s Mills.
St. James Church of Christ, 603 W. Spruce St., will have celebration services honoring pastor Veronica Carmichael 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday and Sept. 28. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Ronald Williams of Generostee Baptist Church, Starr, S.C. The services will culminate 11 a.m. Oct. 7 with apostle Jacqueline Ellis of Holy Temple Free Will Baptist Church, Fremont, as guest speaker.
Eureka United Methodist Church, 128 N. Church St., Eureka, will have Sunday school 9:45 a.m. and worship at 10:45 a.m. Sunday with a “Throwback Sunday” theme to celebrate and dress in the era of one’s choice. 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 group will meet for lunch 11 a.m. Wednesday. Guest singers will be the Junkyard Trio featuring Connie Mercer, James Kirby and Joan Allan.
New Hope Church of God, 702 E. New Hope Road, has rescheduled its barbecued chicken dinner for 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 29. Plates are $8 and include half of a barbecued chicken, green beans, potato salad, a roll and dessert. Drive through or eat in.
The Voices of Inspiration young adult gospel choir of Ebenezer, 209 S. Carey St., LaGrange, will celebrate its annual Family and Friends Day 11 a.m. Sunday. The guest soloist will be sister Gabby Smith, recording artist from Greenville. The presider will be the Rev. Katrina Reid of Mount Calvary Missionary Baptist Church of Goldsboro. The captains are sister Annie Croom, sister Bernadette Robinson and brother Donnell Joyner. Attire is casual.
WHITE OAK GROVE
White Oak Grove OFWB Church, 2261 Big Daddy’s Road, Pikeville, will have a mission service 11 a.m. Sunday. The United Voices of Praise gospel choir will sing.
Maranatha Seventh-Day Adventist Church, 212 E. Oak St., will have a clothing giveaway 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday.
Goldsboro Chapel Free Will Baptist Church, 1314 Ben Brewington Court, will have Sunday school 9:45 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor James E. Collins will bring the message. The combined choir will sing.
Mount Carmel Free Will Baptist Church, 835 N. John St., will have Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Archbishop Dr. Ronald R. Mayo Sr. will deliver the message. Music will be by Voices of Praise. For transportation, call 336-609-3235. Prayer meeting will be 7 p.m. Wednesday. Bible training will be 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.
Parker’s Chapel Church will have Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and a mission service 11 a.m. Sunday. Evangelist Betty Barnes will bring the message. Intercessory prayer and Bible study will be 10 a.m. Tuesday. Bible study will be 7:30 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. Minister Jannis Scales of Antioch Missionary Baptist Church will deliver the sermon. The male chorus will sing. Bible study will be 7 p.m. Wednesday.
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 male chorus will sing. Bible study will be 6 p.m. Wednesday.
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. Music will be by the church choir. The Missionary Circle anniversary will be 4 p.m. Sunday. Elder Leslie C. Capers from St. Joseph UAFWB Church will be the guest minister. The pastor and congregation will render services 3 p.m. Sept. 30 at Bear Creek Headquarters for the Western Union.
Gospel Light United Holy Church, 442 E. Hillsboro St., Mount Olive, will not have services this Sunday due to the Southern District Convocation at Love Temple in Goldsboro. Gospel Light will have a potluck supper 6 p.m. Wednesday and service 7 p.m. with message by elder Rachel McClarin.
Women Of Faith of Bible Faith Missionary Baptist Church, 1807 S. Slocumb St., will celebrate their 13th anniversary 3 p.m. Sunday. Guests will include apostle Wendy Becton and the congregation of Way of The Cross, Turkey. Lunch will be served.
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 preach.
Destiny Ministries will have Women Day 10 a.m. Sunday. Evangelist Peggy Price from Cornerstone Ministries will be the speaker.
Best Grove Missionary Baptist Church will observe Holy Communion service with Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. The sermon will be by pastor Joe A. Jackson. The sanctuary choir will sing. The ushers ministry will celebrate its 84th anniversary 4 p.m. Sunday. Guests will include the Rev. Antonio Lawrence and the choir, ushers and congregation of Faith Presbyterian Church. The spiritual formation work group will meet 10 a.m. Saturday. Bible study will be 11 a.m. Tuesday and 7 p.m. Wednesday. Worship will be 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday.
Elm Grove Church Ministries will have a women’s conference, “Women of Release,” 7:30 p.m. today with lady Kandi Worrell from Resurrection Temple of Goldsboro; 9 a.m. Saturday, morning glory, for women only, with prophetess Arlene Paige, Hyattsville, Md.; and 10 a.m. Sunday with prophetess Paige. One-time guest registration fee is $10. Prayer breakfast will be 8:30 a.m. Tuesday at 320 John St.
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.
Deliverance Temple of God will have a pastoral service 11 a.m. Sunday.
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 begin at 9:45 a.m. The pastor appreciation celebration will not be held this Saturday; instead, it will be held on the first Sunday in October, in conjunction with homecoming, which will be a 10 a.m. service only. Senior Bible study will be at noon Tuesday. Evening Bible study will be 6 p.m. Tuesday. The praise team will rehearse 5 p.m. Thursday. The choir will rehearse 6 p.m. Thursday.
Nehemiah Tabernacle will not have a 3 p.m. service this Sunday.
The Goldsboro Disciple Institute School of Religious Education at Goldsboro Raleigh Assembly Headquarters, 205 W. Hooks River Road, is offering two free spiritual workshops on Saturday to the first 25 people to register at firstname.lastname@example.org or http://tgdisore.instachurch.com. “Looking for a Soul Mate” will be 10 a.m. to noon. “Christian Counseling” will be 12:15 to 2:15 p.m.
SHARING AND CARING
Services for this Sunday at Sharing and Caring Ministries have been canceled.
Mount Calvary Missionary Baptist Church, 318 Denmark St., will have church school 9:30 a.m. and worship 10:45 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Winford Galmon Jr. will deliver the message. Due to the uncertainty of flood victims, the homecoming celebration scheduled for 3 p.m. Sunday has been postponed until further notice. Bible study will be 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.
St. Stephen’s Missionary Baptist Church, 206 Pearson St., will celebrate its 130th church anniversary and homecoming with Sunday school 9:45 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. The Rev. Andre Elliott Jr., associate minister of Word of Truth Christian Fellowship, will deliver the sermon. Music will be by Nu Men of Faith. Dinner will be served. Bible study will be 5 p.m. Wednesday.
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.
The Women of Greatness women’s ministry at St. James Church of Christ, Disciples of Christ, 514 Memorial Church Road, Fremont, will visit Fremont Rest Villa assisted living 2 to 3 p.m. Saturday. Sunday school will be 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. A musicians’ appreciation service honoring Charles Broadie, Dennis Debrew, Greg Lewis, Steve Lewis and Darrick Swinson will be 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Tony Sutton will deliver the message. The gospel choir will sing. St. James Church of Christ’s seventh church banquet will be Oct. 20 at the Maxwell Center in Goldsboro. Tickets are $25 for ages 12 and older and $10 for ages 4-11. A table can be reserved for $200. Each table will seat eight guests. Call Mavis Regan at 919-759-0173 for ticket information or to reserve a table.
Atkinson Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, 634 S. Oak Forest Road, will have Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and a Men’s Day service 11 a.m. Sunday. The guest preacher will be the Rev. William Harris, associate pastor of St. Paul Disciples of Christ, Black Creek. Music will be by the St. Paul male chorus. Dinner will be served after the service.
Greenleaf Christian Church (DOC) will have Sunday school 9 a.m. and worship 10 a.m. Sunday. The Rev. Shyrl Hinnant-Uzzell will proclaim the word. The Joshua and Caleb men’s choir will render praise and worship accompanied by organist mother Eleanor Barber. 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.
Spring Hill OFWB Church, 2127 U.S. 70 W., will observe homecoming Oct. 7. Sunday school will be 9:45 a.m. and worship 10:45 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Al Warrick will bring the message. For more information, call 919-735-0221.
First Missionary Baptist Church, 410 S. Goldsboro St., Fremont, will have “Revival After the Storm” 7 p.m. today with message by pastor Timothy L. Dortch. Music will be by Word of Truth Christian Fellowship. Sunday school will be 9:30 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday with message by the Rev. Dr. Ira Reynolds and music by the praise team, accompanied by brother Charles Fuller. Bible study will be 7 p.m. Wednesday.
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. Choir practice will be at 7:30 p.m. Thursday. For more information, call 919-735-9210 or visit www.salemumcgoldsboro.com.
Jerusalem UAFWB Church, 395 Jerusalem Church Road, Seven Springs, will have Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. with pastor Anthony Davis Sr. and the combined choirs and ushers. The ushers will celebrate their 79th anniversary 3 p.m. Sunday with a service rendered by pastor Harold Warren and the choir, ushers and congregation of Liberty Grove Missionary Baptist Church, LaGrange.