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Allen Chapel AME Church will host its “Youth Revival” today and Saturday. Minister Dexter Weathers will be the guest speaker Friday at 7 p.m. A fashion and talent show will be held Saturday at 6 p.m. All youth are encouraged to attend.
Anointed House of God will have Evangelist Felicia McNeil, of First Thessalonian Temple in Maxton, speak at a 7:30 p.m. service.
Greater Glory Kingdom Outreach Ministries will have a “Joy Night” at 7:30 p.m. Pastor Donte’ Covington, of New Birth of Deliverance in Benson, will be a guest speaker at the event.
Progressive Missionary Baptist Church will hold a yard sale today and Saturday from 9 a.m. until. Collard and turkey sandwiches will be on sale. To pre-order call 910-361-9543.
Fletcher Grove Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate its ninth Pastoral Anniversary of Pastor Dorothy Anderson at 5:30 p.m. There will be a Gospel Celebration with United Voices of Praise.
Life Changing Ministries will hold a free community “Healthy Body Challenge” at 5 p.m. For more information call Tony Fairley at 910-273-7212.
Galilee United Methodist Church will celebrate its ushers’ anniversary at 4 p.m. Rev. Sarah Springs, pastor of Joseph Temple AME Church, will be the guest speaker. The “Adult Usher of the Year” and “Youth Usher of the Year” will be crowned at the event. All are welcome to attend.
Reedy Creek Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate its “117th Church Anniversary” at 3 p.m. Guest preacher Pastor Richard Ingram, of Solid Rock Baptist Church, will attend the program along with his congregation. Evangelist Mary McMillian, guest preacher, will speak at the church’s 11 a.m. service.
Friendship One Accord Worldwide Church of God will present a “Vision Empowerment Service” at 4 p.m. Apostle JoAnn Davis, of Greater Glory Outreach Ministry, will be a guest preacher at the program.
Union Grove Baptist Church will hold “Youth Day” at 11 a.m. Minister Crystal Pegues will be the preacher. All are invited.
Nazareth Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate its “Usher’s Anniversary” at 3:30 p.m. Evangelist Marilyn D. Davis, of Faith and Joy Holiness Church, will be the guest speaker. The public is invited to attend.
Anointed House of God will hold its Sunday School at 10:30 a.m. Apostle Jackie McRae will speak at the 11:30 a.m. morning worship. At 3:30 p.m. Pastor Linda Morrison, of Destiny Outreach Ministry in Goldsboro, will speak at the afternoon service.
Greater Glory Kingdom Outreach Ministries will have Pastor Joann Davis, along with the former McZarn Choir, speak at Friendship One Accord Worldwide Church of God in Marson at their “Vision Empowerment” conference at 3:30 p.m.
Galilee United Methodist Church will celebrate its ushers anniversary at 4 p.m. Rev. Sarah Springs, of Joseph Temple AME Church, will be a guest speaker at the event. “Adult Usher of the Year” and “Youth Usher of the Year” will be crowned. All are invited.
Fletcher Grove Missionary Baptist Church will have Pastor Nathaniel Cox, of Resurrection Church, render service at 11 a.m. At 4 p.m. Pastor Eddie Davis, of Word of Life, will speak. All are welcome.
Sandy Grove Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate its all-male choir anniversary at 3 p.m.
New Greater St. James Word, Praise and Worship Ministries will host its homecoming. The praise team will open morning worship at 11 a.m. Evangelist Brenda Terry will speak at the service.
Higher Dimensions PHC will celebrate Pastor Sammie and Evangelist Juanita Douglas’ second Pastoral Anniversary. Pastor Adell Baldwin, of Helping Hands Ministries in Raeford, will be the guest speaker during morning service. The 6 p.m. service will feature Pastor D. J. Byrd, of McColl PHC in McColl, S.C., and his congregation. All are invited to attend.
Greater Glory Kingdom Outreach Ministries will have a women’s conference entitled “I Don’t Look Like What I’ve Been Through” Wednesday to Friday (July 23-25) at 7:30 p.m. each night.
Anointed House of God will have Elder Frederick Rodgers, of Florence, S.C., speak at a 7:30 p.m. service.
Trinity Presbyterian Church will host its “50th Anniversary Family Fun Day” from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. There will be games, bounce houses, food vendors and other activities for guests to enjoy. Admission is free.
Reedy Creek Missionary Baptist Church will host its “Annual Homecoming Revival” at 3 p.m. Rev. Jeremy Bethea, of Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church in Mullins, S.C., will be a guest preacher at the event.
Cedar Grove First Missionary Baptist Church will begin its Sunday School at 9:45 a.m. Rev. Kenneth Bethea will speak at the morning worship at 11 a.m. Lunch will be served after the morning message. Guest speaker Rev. T. R. Davis, along with his choir and congregation of Jones Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, will attend the 3 p.m. worship service.
Reedy Creek Missionary Baptist Church will hold a three-night revival Monday through Wednesday (July 28-30) at 7 p.m. each evening. Evangelist Tomeka Steele, of First Carolina Missionary Baptist Church, will speak Monday night, Pastor Jerry McNeill, of Green Lake Missionary Baptist Church in Rockingham, will speak Tuesday night and Pastor J. W. Parson, of Silver Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Raeford will speak Wednesday night.
Charity Outreach Holiness Church will hold it’s three-day revival from Monday to Wednesday (July 28-30) at 7 p.m. each night. All are welcome to attend.
Cedar Grove First Missionary Baptist Church will hold its revival services Monday to Wednesday (July 28-30) at 7 p.m. each night. Pastor Sherri Allgood, of True Worship Ministries in Biscoe, will speak each night. For more information call Pastor Kenneth Bethea at 910-276-4599.
Hunter’s Chapel AME Zion Church will host its “Homecoming Celebration” starting at 11 a.m. Rev. Dr. Dorothy Anderson, of Fletcher Grove Missionary Baptist Church, will be the guest speaker at 3 p.m. Everyone is invited to attend.
Hunter’s Chapel AME Zion Church will hold its annual Revival from Monday to Wednesday (July 4-6) at 7 p.m. each night. The revivalist will be Rev. Joletha Dockery, of Bessie Chapel AME Zion Church in Lilesville. Everyone is invited to attend.
Friendship One Accord Worldwide Church of God will hold a “Back-to-School Kickoff” event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. All children and adults are welcome to attend the event. Various speakers, door prizes and lunch will be provided.
Bright Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church will hold a two-night revival and Women’s Day Thursday and Friday (August 14-15), sponsored by the women of the church. Rev. Veronica Livingston and the choir of Beauty Spot United Methodist Church in Lumberton will lead the Thursday service. The theme is “Women of God Being Active in God’s Purpose.” Devotion will begin at 7 p.m. followed by an evening service at 7:30 p.m.
The Rev. Hazel Wilson and the choir of Mt. Pilier Presbyterian Church in Rowland will lead the Friday service, following the same theme. Devotion will begin at 7 p.m. followed by a service at 7:30 p.m. The public is invited to attend.
Bright Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church will observe “Womens Day” with a praise and worship at 10:45 a.m. followed by a morning worship at 11 a.m. Rev. Dr. Spivey Rivers, of Lewis Chapel Missionary Baptist Church in Fayetteville, will deliver the morning message.
Friendship One Accord Worldwide Church of God will hold a “Vision Empowerment Service” at 4 p.m. Pastor Thomas Williams, of Missionary Gospel Tabernacle in Lumberton, will be a guest preacher at the program.
Galilee United Methodist Church will celebrate “Gratitude Sunday” during morning worship at 10:45 a.m.
Galilee United Methodist Church will have its Communion Stewards sponsor a “Night in White” program at 4 p.m. Guests are asked to wear white and participate in the march. Sister Flora Bullard will be a speaker at the event. For more information call Johnnie Mae Pemberton at 910-844-3485.
Galilee United Methodist Church will hold its homecoming at 10:45 a.m. Everyone is invited to attend.
Community Garden Plots are available at Laurinburg Presbyterian Church. Lots can be leased from $40-$80 each year, depending on size. Lots are open to the public, with the only requirement being that 10 percent of the garden’s produce be donated to a charity. For information, call Sam Thompson at 910-852-9415.
Love Covenant International Fellowship Ministry along with School of Apostles and Prophet and Fivefold Ministry are having open registration for classes for Apostles, Prophets, Evangelist, Pastors and teachers. For information call Apostle Jimmie McLean at 910-384-7299 or Laura McLean at 843-506-7230.
Partners in Ministry will hold a free line dancing class every Tuesday at 7:15 p.m., hosted by the Community Resource and Referral Center. Other class times will be based on instructor availability and participant interest. For more information call 910-277-3355.
Partners in Ministry will hold a Senior Citizens Program for attendees 50 years old and older on Thursday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. There will be Bible studies, games, crafts, music and movies. Refreshments will be served. For more information call 910-277-3355.
Partners in Ministry will be hosting free tutoring sessions every Tuesday from 4-5:30 p.m. Students from first to 12th grade are eligible to sign up for math, English, history, science, reading, writing and social studies.
Anointed House of Deliverance will hold a Bible study every second and fourth Wednesday from 6-7 p.m.
Galilee United Methodist Church will collect gently used shoes, especially sneakers, at the church on Sundays from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Those interested in donating shoes can also call the church at 910-276-0811 to schedule a delivery date and time. Shoes will be collected until Sept. 30.