DWELLING TOGETHER

Word of Truth Christian Fellowship, The Word Faith Center, The Bridge Church, Holly Hill Church of Christ and Our Community Cares will sponsor a Dwelling Together in Unity Community Expo 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 15 at 1401 N. Carolina St. The expo will include free food, games, bouncy houses, raffles, resources and entertainment. For more information, call Beatrice Murray at 919-288-9550.

NEW HOPE

New Hope Church of God, 702 E. New Hope Road, will have a barbecued chicken dinner 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 15. Plates are $8 and include half of a barbecued chicken, green beans, potato salad, a roll and dessert. Drive through or eat in.

WOODS CHAPEL

Woods Chapel United American Free Will Baptist Church’s Women of Hope will meet 9 a.m. Saturday. Sunday school will be 9:30 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Elder Leo Deans will bring the message. The youth choir will sing. The mass choir will celebrate its anniversary with guest choirs 4 p.m. Sunday. Bible study will be 6 p.m. Wednesday.

HOLLY HILL

Holly Hill Church, 644 N. Beston Road, will have Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Robinson will bring the message. Music will be by God’s Chozen. Prayer and Bible study will be 6:30 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 with sermon by the Rev. Marjie Dozier and music by the choir. The Home Mission Circle will celebrate its anniversary 4 pm. Sunday. The guest preacher will be the Rev. Tracy Lewis. Music will be by the Augusta Chapel choir.

PLEASANT HILL

Pleasant Hill Free Will Baptist Church, 1080 Gurley Dairy Road, Pikeville, in the Nahunta Community, will begin another year of the AWANA Bible clubs 5 p.m. Sunday for children ages 2-18. For more information, call the church office at 919-734-6110.

MOUNT CALVARY

Mount Calvary Free Will Baptist Church, 602 S. Wooten St., LaGrange, will have a “66 Books of the Bible” program at 5 p.m. Guests will include pastor Leslie Capers and St. Joseph Free Will Baptist Church of Goldsboro. Bible study will be 7 p.m. Tuesday.

MOUNT CARMEL

Mount Carmel United Methodist Church will have Sunday school 10 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday with pastor Liz Hounshell. A nursery and children’s church will be provided. Disciple training will be 5 p.m. Sunday. 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.

JUDAH PLACE

Judah Place of Deliverance, 1706 Shamrock Ave., will have appreciation services for apostle Mary Brown 11 a.m. Sunday with bishop Thurman McCuller Sr.; 4 p.m. Sunday, apostle Kenneth Vaughn; 7:30 p.m. Monday, pastor Richard Darden; 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, pastor Willie Faison; 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, pastor Helen Reid; 7:30 p.m. Thursday, pastor Beaula Pickett; 7:30 p.m. Sept. 14, apostle Daniel Uzzell; and 5 p.m. Sept. 16, pastor Mona Williamson.

VICTORY LIFE

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.

GARRIS CHAPEL

Garris Chapel United Methodist Church, 823 Piney Grove Road, LaGrange, will have a harvest sale Sept. 15 with lunch 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and dinner 4 to 7 p.m. Barbecued pork or chicken salad plates are $8. A live auction will begin at 7 p.m.

MOUNT CALVARY

Mount Calvary Holiness Church of Deliverance, 114 Lakeview Drive, Four Oaks, will have a prayer conference, “Boldly Before the Throne,” 7 p.m. Thursday and Sept. 14 and 8 a.m. Sept. 15. Speakers will include co-pastor Patricia Brinson, Forever Flowing Ministries, Wilson; apostle Theodora McLaughlin, Deliverance and Praise, Fayetteville; and pastor Patsy Taylor, Hilltop Ministries, Goldsboro.

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. The ministers program will be 4 p.m. Sunday. Elder Chris Robinson will preach. Noonday prayer will be Tuesday. Bible study will be 6 p.m. Thursday.

FAITH UNITED

Faith United Holy Church, 1603 S. Slocumb St., will have service 11 a.m. Sunday with bishop Raveion Moses and the gospel choir. Prayer meeting will be 6 p.m. Tuesday. Bible study will be 7 p.m. Tuesday.

MADISON AVENUE BAPTIST

Madison Avenue Baptist Men and Women will have a breakfast meeting 8 a.m. Sunday in the church fellowship hall. SSgt. Tyler Craft will be the speaker. Breakfast is $4. For more information, call the church office at 734-3761.

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. Pastor Malcom Lewis will bring the message. The youth choir will sing. Bible study will be 5 p.m. Wednesday.

NORTHVIEW BAPTIST

Northview Baptist Church, 600 Patetown Road, will celebrate its 53rd homecoming 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Ronnie Weaver will deliver the message. The service will include music. Lunch will be served immediately after the service. A nursery will be available.

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 with message by pastor Joseph M. Williams and music by Voices of Praise. Pastor Williams and the choir, ushers and congregation will render services 3 p.m. Sunday at Pathway To Life UHC, Fremont, for pastor Helen Reid’s pre-pastor’s anniversary service. Greater Guiding Star’s third Sunday service for September will be held 7 p.m. Thursday.

FARO CHAPEL

Faro Chapel PFWB Church, 3616 Big Daddy’s Road, Fremont, will have homecoming Sept. 16 with singing by Harvest Time 10 a.m. and service 11 a.m. The guest speaker will be pastor Dale Sauls. Lunch will be served.

ST. LUKE

St. Luke Missionary Baptist Church, 3414 Summerlins Crossroad Road, Mount Olive, will have an ushers’ anniversary service 3 p.m. Sunday. The Rev. Charles Kittrell and Rouse Chapel Church of LaGrange will render the service.

DELIVERANCE

Deliverance Temple of God will have a pastoral service 11 a.m. Sunday. Apostle Ronnie Harris will preach. Apostle aid service will be 4 p.m. Sunday. Pastor Annie Wade will preach.

ADAMSVILLE BAPTIST

Adamsville Baptist Church, 1302 N. Berkeley Blvd., will have Sunday school 9:15 a.m., worship and children’s church 10:30 a.m. and service 6:30 p.m. Sunday. AWANA and adult Bible study will be 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. Josh Reed from the North Carolina Baptist State Convention will be the guest speaker for a conference on gospel conversations training Oct. 6 and will be Adamsville Baptist Church’s speaker for morning worship Oct. 7. To register for this free conference, go to https://ncbaptist.wufoo.com/forms/gospel- conversations-training- oct-6-2018/

EUREKA METHODIST


Eureka United Methodist Church, 128 N. Church St., Eureka, will have Sunday school 9:45 a.m. and worship 10:45 a.m. Sunday. Guest speakers Regan and Kali Kasulis with talk about their Haiti witness experience. Youth will meet 5 p.m. Sunday. Bible study will be 7 p.m. Sunday. A blood drive will be held at the church 2 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

CORNERSTONE

Cornerstone United Holy Church, 109 E. Boundary St., LaGrange, will have intercessory prayer 9 a.m., Sunday school 10 a.m. and a mission service 11 a.m. Sunday. The message will be by elder Barbara S. Loftin of LaGrange. Pastor Linda G. Pridgen and the choir will render the music. Bible study will be 7 p.m. Wednesday.

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. The pastor, choir and congregation will travel 1:30 p.m. Sunday to St. Stephen AME Zion Church, Garland, for homecoming service starting at 3 p.m. Senior Bible study will be at noon Tuesday. 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. The pastor appreciation celebration will be 6 p.m. Sept. 22 in Heritage Hall on Seymour Johnson Air Force Base. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased from any member.

CENTRAL HEIGHTS

Central Heights Free Will Baptist Church, 302 Ervin Drive, will celebrate Women’s Day with Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Eldress Tammie Whitfield of St. Matthew Free Will Baptist Church, LaGrange, will be the guest speaker. The Central Heights male choir will sing. Demario Carr, aka “Mr. Mime,” will make a guest appearance during the service. Bible study will be 11:30 a.m. Wednesday.

NEW STONEY HILL

New Stoney Hill UHC, 1003 Poplar St., will have prayer 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 combined choirs will sing. All choirs’ anniversary will be held during morning service. Holy Communion will follow immediately after the morning service. Third Sunday service will be held 7 p.m. Wednesday. Pastor McNair will preach. The male chorus will sing.

FIRST CONGREGATIONAL

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. Bible study will be 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday.

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 senior choir and ushers. Gretchen Bizzell will give a tribute to senior citizens. The Senior Citizen of the Year will be honored. After the service, a luncheon will be served in the dining hall.

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 A. Smith will preach. Sunday school will be 9:45 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Bishop Smith will preach. The Men of St. Mark will sing. Youth HYPE church will be 11 a.m. Sunday with elder Otis Isler. Bishop Smith will preach 3 p.m. Sunday at Pleasant Grove Church of Christ, Fayetteville, for its 100th anniversary service. The St. Mark combined choir will sing.

PHILADELPHIA

Philadelphia Community Church, 1214 Parkway Drive, will have Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and worship 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Prophet Rodger Taylor Jr. will bring the message. Music will be by the praise team. Prayer will be 6 p.m. Tuesday. Bible enrichment will be 7 p.m. Tuesday. Summer revival will be 7 p.m. Thursday and Sept. 14. Apostle Walter Barbour of Victory Faith Center will be the speaker for both nights.

SPRING HILL

Spring Hill OFWB Church, 2127 U.S. 70 W., will observe homecoming Oct. 7. Pastor Al Warrick will bring the message. Karen Warrick Sullivan will sing. Lunch will follow the service. A memorial service will be held for those who died during the past year. A presentation will be made to the Borden Howell family. For more information, call 919-631-6519 or 919-735-0221.

HOUSE OF PRAYER

The House of Prayer, 958 Sleepy Creek Road, Dudley, will have worship 11 a.m. Sunday. The message will be by minister Mary Williams. Praise and worship will be 7:30 p.m. Tuesday Revival will be Wednesday, Thursday and Sept. 14. The guest speaker will be elder Robert Stallings of Ram in the Bush.

WAVE OF GLORY

Wave of Glory Faith Ministries, 915 McDaniel Ave. and U.S. 117 South, will have Sunday school 9:45 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Apostle Daniel Uzzell will deliver the message. The praise team will provide praise and worship. Intercessory prayer will be 6 p.m. Tuesday. Bible study will be 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

PINEY GREEN

Piney Green Free Will Baptist Church, 1069 Red Hill Road, Mount Olive, will celebrate elder Braxton R. Frederick’s 17th pastoral anniversary 11 a.m. Sept. 16. Guests will include Community Word of God and eldress Bessie Leavens of Beaulaville. Dinner will be served after the service.

ELM GROVE

Elm Grove Church Ministries’ PWOP Ministry will sponsor a dinner plate sale 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Hill’s Beef and Pork Center. To place orders or for delivery, call 919-344-5605, 919-344-1057 or 919-920-8221. Sunday school will be 9 a.m. and worship 10 a.m. Sunday. Apostle Vaughn and the congregation will be on assignment 4 p.m. Sunday at Judah Place of Deliverance, Shamrock Avenue. Women’s fellowship will be 7 p.m. Monday. The speaker will be elder Ella Boone from Contending for the Faith Church, Wilson. Prayer breakfast will be 8:30 a.m. Tuesday. The speaker will be prophetess Edna Vaughn. PWOP ministry will be on assignment 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Brian Center, Goldsboro.

CALYPSO HOLY

Calypso Holy Temple United Holy Church, 405 E. Parker St., Calypso, will have a Family and Friends Day service 10:45 a.m. Sunday. The speaker will be pastor Scottie Rogers. The church choir will sing. Ten Commandments service, with various speakers on each commandment, will be 4 p.m. Sunday. Music will be by The Bryant Sisters.

OUTLAW’S BRIDGE

The Rev. Claudia M. Frost will speak on “The Endless Story” during service 11 a.m. Sunday at Outlaw’s Bridge Universalist Church, 4408 N.C. 111 N., Seven Springs. In preparation for the service, people are asked to bring something from their family to share, such as a family treasure, an heirloom, a special object passed down from generation to generation, a recipe, photo, story, song or dance.

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.

BELFAST

Belfast Pentecostal Holiness Church, 3093 U.S. 117 N., will have its fall harvest sale Saturday. Hot dogs, barbecue sandwiches and chicken salad sandwiches will be served starting at 4 p.m. The auction sale will start at 6 p.m.

ST. JAMES

St. James Church of Christ, Fremont, will have Sunday school 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Tony Sutton will deliver the message. The senior choir will sing. The 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. For ticket information or to reserve a table, call the church at 919-242-6212.

BEST GROVE

Best Grove Missionary Baptist Church will observe Women’s Day with Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. The sermon will be by the Rev. Linda M. Skinner, associate minister of Augusta Chapel Missionary Baptist Church. Music will be by the combined women’s choir. Pastor Jackson and the combined choir, ushers and congregation will worship 3 p.m. Sunday at Anderson Chapel AME Church, Greenville. The bus will leave Best Grove at 1:30 p.m. The men’s fellowship breakfast will be 8 a.m. Saturday. Church conference will be at noon Saturday. Bible study will be 11 a.m. Tuesday and 7 p.m. Wednesday. The youth choir will rehearse 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

LIFE CHANGING

Life Changing Christian Church, 350 Dollard Town Road, will have intercessory prayer 7 p.m. today. Worship will be 11 a.m. Sunday. Bible study will be 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. Women’s revival, “Women in Active Pursuit of the Holy Spirit,” will be 7 p.m. Thursday and Sept. 14. The speaker will be pastor Latoya Brewington from Rhema Word Christian Center, Wilson.

HOLLY GREEN

Holly Green Missionary Baptist Church will have Sunday school 10 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Elder Bajei Garrett will deliver the message. Holly Green will celebrate its ushers’ 67th anniversary 3 p.m. Sunday. Guests will include the Rev. Dr. Michael Johnson and the choir, ushers and congregation of Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church, LaGrange.

WOODLAND METHODIST

Woodland United Methodist Church, 2695 Tram Road, Albertson, will have homecoming with worship 11 a.m. Sept. 16. The Rev. Larry Myrick will bring the message. A covered dish luncheon will be served.

BREAD OF HEAVEN

Bread of Heaven United Holy Church will have intercessory prayer 9:30 a.m., Sunday school 9:45 a.m. and the pastor’s anniversary service 11 a.m. Sunday. Elder Christopher Mitchell will deliver the message. Apostle Jackie Ellis and Holy Temple Pentecostal Holy Church will closer out the pastor’s anniversary 3 p.m. Sunday. For more information, call 919-288-9115.

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.

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. Minister Jannis Scales of Antioch Missionary Baptist Church will deliver the sermon. The gospel choir will sing. The mothers board and deacons board ministry will celebrate their fellowship service 4 p.m. Sunday. Guests will include the Rev. Malcome Lewis and the choir, ushers and congregation of St. Stephen Missionary Baptist Church.

PLEASANT GROVE

Pleasant Grove OFWB Church, 1100 Pikeville Princeton Road, will have revival 6 p.m. Sept. 16 with the Dixie Melody Boys from Kinston. Revival services will continue 7 p.m. Sept. 17-19. The Rev. Brian Rogers from Kinston will deliver the messages. Music on Sept. 17 will be by Kevin Denton; Sept. 18, Jennifer Lancaster; and Sept. 19, the Canaanland Trio from Princeton.

MOUNT CALVARY

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. Bible study will be 6:30 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. The committee on nominations and leadership development will meet 7 p.m. Monday. Boy Scout Pack 581 will meet 6:30 p.m. Tuesday; a parents’ information meeting will be held at 6:45 p.m. Troop 581 will meet 7 p.m. Tuesday. Girl Scout Troop 288 will meet 6 p.m. Thursday. Choir practice will be 7:30 p.m. Thursday. For more information, call 919-735-9210 or visit www. salemumcgoldsboro.com.

NEW BETHEL

New Bethel OFWB Church, 511 Memorial Church Road, Fremont, will observe Holy Communion 6 p.m. Saturday. The guest minister will be evangelist Cananie Taylor of Sanders Chapel OFWB Church, Smithfield. Bible church school will be 9:45 a.m. Sunday. Quarterly meeting will begin with worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Dr. Lionel D. Moore will bring the message. Dinner will be served after the service. Service at 2:30 p.m. Sunday will be rendered by elder George A. Ward and Greater Zion of Stantonsburg.

ST. LUKE

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 St. Luke Inspirational Voices will sing. Bible study will be at noon and 7 p.m. Wednesday.

NEW ST. DELIGHT

Bishop Quincy Gardner Jr. and the congregation of New St. Delight Church will travel to New Mount Zion UHC in Warsaw for a pre-anniversary service for Elder Lorenzo Simmons 7:30 p.m. today. Sunday school will be 9:45 a.m. and worship 11 a.m. Sunday. Minister Gloria Bass will preach. The gospel choir will sing.

GOLDSBORO CHAPEL

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 word. The senior choir will sing. The gospel choir will celebrate its 55th anniversary 3 p.m. Sunday with various groups on the program.

SOLDIERS FOR CHRIST

Soldiers for Christ Outreach Ministry, 1818 S. Slocumb St., will have a gospel music extravaganza 5 p.m. Sunday.

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. Music will be by the church choir. Bible study will be 7 p.m. Wednesday.

GREENLEAF

Greenleaf Christian Church (DOC) will have Sunday school 9 a.m. and worship 10 a.m. Sunday. The Rev. Dr. Louis Threatt, pastor of Messiah Community Christian Church (DOC), 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 noon at Grace Village and 7 p.m. at the church.

WORD WITHOUT WALLS

Word Without Walls Ministry, 610-B N. Madison Ave., will have worship 11:30 a.m. Sunday.

MOUNT CARMEL

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. Dinner will be served after the service. For transportation, call 336-609-3235. Prayer meeting will be 7 p.m. Wednesday. Bible training will be 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

FAITH PRESBYTERIAN

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

LIGHTHOUSE

Lighthouse Ministries Worship Center, 105 W. King St., LaGrange, will have a night of prayer 7 p.m. today.