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Church news for the week of Oct. 6

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By Faith

By Faith Church will have men’s day at 11 a.m. Sunday. Dinner will follow the service.

Vaughn’s Chapel

Vaughn’s Chapel Church will have a kaleidoscope of praise service at 4 p.m. Sunday with music by praise dancers of Power House Dance Studio.

Refuge — Elm City

Refuge Trinity Holiness Church will have Sunday school at 10 a.m., morning worship at 11 and evening worship at 6 p.m. with the Rev. Sonny Griswold as speaker. Midweek worship will be 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Oak Grove — Elm City

Oak Grove Free Will Baptist Church, 5921 Bridgersville Road, will host the Oak Grove Boys and Stephanie’s 48th anniversary concert at 7 p.m. today with Barry Rowland and Deliverance. Admission is free, a love offering will be received. Food and other refreshments will be available for sale. Doors open at 6 p.m.

St. Rose — Sims

St. Rose Holy Church will have Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and morning worship at 11 with the Rev. Otis Finch as speaker and music by the male chorus. Midweek Bible study will be 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Mount Sinai

Mount Sinai Church of Christ Ministries will have a shoe rally program at 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Life in the Word

Life in the Word Ministry will have Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and morning worship at 10:45 with the Rev. George Atkinson as speaker. Midweek Bible study will be 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Aenon — Elm City

Aenon Missionary Baptist Church will have Bible study at 9:45 a.m. Sunday and morning worship at 11 with the Rev. Ken Cobb as speaker.

Unitarian — Rocky Mount

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship will have service at 10 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Lois Cavenaugh-Daley as speaker.

Owens Chapel — Elm City

Owens Chapel Free Will Baptist Church, 6204 Webb Lake Road, will have revival at 6:30 p.m. Sunday and 7:30 p.m. Monday through Wednesday with the Rev. Donnie Price as speaker.

Ebenezer

Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church will have homecoming at 11 a.m. Sunday with Larry Johnson along with Barnes Chapel Missionary Baptist Church and Choir of Goldsboro as guests. Jacqueline Pender-Jones of Greensboro will give the homecoming address.

Restorative

Restorative Christian Ministries will have Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and morning worship at 10:30 with the Rev. Rita Batts as speaker. Midweek Bible study will be 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Grace Baptist

Grace Baptist Church will have Sunday school at 10 a.m. and morning worship at 11. Midweek Bible study will be 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Apostolic — Rocky Mount

Apostolic Deliverance Church of Christ will have celebrate the 21st anniversary of Christopher L. Howell at 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday.

Emanuel — Rocky Mount

Emanuel Chapel Original Free Will Baptist Church will have an evangelistic service at 4 p.m. Sunday.

St. James — Middlesex

St. James Church of Christ will have revival at 7 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Mitchell Chapel — Bailey

Mitchell Chapel Church will have an installation service for Emma Joyner and Mitchell Cooper at 11 a.m. Sunday.

Shekinah

Shekinah Glory Church will have corporate prayer at 10:30 a.m. Sunday and morning worship at 11.

Suggs Christian

Suggs Christian Temple Free Will Baptist Church will have a rainbow tea at 3 p.m. today with the Rev. Judy Ward as speaker. Morning worship will be 11 a.m. Sunday with Percell Cooper as speaker and music by the senior choir.

St. James — Fountain

St. James Free Will Baptist Church will have men’s day at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Aquila Carmon from World Overcomes Church of Raleigh as guest speaker and music by James Barrett and the Golden Jubilees of Greenville.

Cedar Grove

Cedar Grove Missionary Baptist Church will have morning worship at 11 a.m. Sunday.

Union View — Bailey

Union View Church will have Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and morning worship at 11. The church will celebrate the 44th anniversary of the Rev. J.N. Perry at 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday with the following speakers: Thursday, George Ward of Greater Zion Church in Stantonsburg; and Friday, James Tripp of Holly Hill Church.

New Macedonia

New Macedonia Holy Church will have service at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Shirley Braswell from Bonaire, Georgia, as guest speaker.

Greater Zion — Stantonsburg

Greater Zion Original Free Will Baptist Church will have prayer at noon today. Sunday school will be held at 9:30 a.m. and morning worship at 11 with Ashley McNair as speaker and music by Voices of Praise. Midweek Bible study will be 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Faith Temple

Faith Temple United Holiness Church will have Sunday school at 8 a.m. and morning worship at 9 with the Rev. Ernestine McGee as speaker. The junior choir will celebrate its anniversary at 4 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. DaeMarkis Faison Love of Macedonia United Holiness Church in Beulaville as guest speaker.

Tuskeegee

Tuskeegee Holiness Church will have Sunday school at 10 a.m. and youth day at 11 a.m. Sunday with James O. Lucas as speaker and music by the youth choir.

City of Refuge

The City of Refuge will have prayer at 9 a.m. Sunday, morning manna at 10 with Rosetta Hamilton as speaker and morning worship at 11 with Ricky Locus as speaker. Midweek Bible study will be 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Salisbury

Salisbury AME Zion Church will have Sunday school at 10 a.m. and morning worship at 11.

Brown Chapel

Brown Chapel Free Will Baptist Church will have a pastor appreciation service for the Rev. Willie T. Thomas at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Corey Thomas as speaker. Midweek prayer will be noon Wednesday and Bible study will be 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Feel Free

Feel Free Church Ministries will have Sunday school at 9 a.m. and morning worship at 10 with the Rev. Anthony Cox as speaker. Midweek Bible study will be 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Christ Temple

Christ Temple of Praise will have service at 3 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Anthony Cox along with Feel Free Church Ministries.

Wilson Chapel

Wilson Chapel Free Will Baptist Church will have early morning worship at 7:45 Sunday, Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and morning worship at 10:45. The church will celebrate the 26th anniversary of Robert Gorham 7:30 p.m. Wednesday through Friday with the following speakers: Wednesday, the Rev. Douglas Atkinson along with Tabernacle of God Praise and Worship Center of Saratoga; Thursday, Herbert Williams along with Simon Grove Church; and Friday, Willie T. Thomas along with Barnes Chapel Free Will Baptist Church and St. Luke Free Will Baptist Church.

Fruit of the Spirit

Fruit of the Spirit Ministries will have service at 11 a.m. Sunday with Sonia McRae of McRae Ministry as guest speaker. Midweek Bible study will be 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

St. James — Stantonsburg

St. James United Holy Church will have Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and morning worship at 11 with the Rev. Ralph E. Love Jr. as speaker and music by the choral ensemble. Midweek Bible study will be 7 p.m. Thursday.

Mary Grove

Mary Grove Missionary Baptist Church will have revival at 7:15 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday with John Wooten of Higher Calling Baptist Church as guest speaker.

Burning Bush

Burning Bush Free Will Baptist Church will have Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and morning worship at 11 with the Rev. Eugena Ellis as speaker and the Rev. Angela Boddie presiding. Music will be provided by the combined choir. Midweek Bible study will be 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Piney Groves

Piney Groves Free Will Baptist Church will have Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and morning worship at 11 with the Rev. Robert Smith as speaker and music by the praise singers. Midweek Bible study will be 7 p.m. Wednesday and prayer will be held at noon Thursday.

Perry’s Temple

Perry’s Temple Original Free Will Baptist Church will have service at 11 a.m. Sunday with J.N. Perry Jr. as speaker and music by the mass choir.

Evening Light — Stantonsburg

Evening Light Soul-Winning Church will have Sunday school at 10 a.m. and morning worship at 11 with the Rev. Shelia Barnes-Artis as speaker. A women’s day service will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Patricia Thompson of Miracle Deliverance Ministries in Sharpsburg as speaker. Midweek Bible study will be 7 p.m. Tuesday.

St. James — Fremont

St. James Church of Christ will have Sunday school at 8:45 a.m. and morning worship at 10 with the Rev. Verna Daye as speaker and music by the male chorus.

St. Paul

St. Paul Church of Christ, Disciples of Christ, will have Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and youth day at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Tracy Joyner as speaker and music by the youth choir. A jubilee deliverance service will be held at 5 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Chester L. Aycock as speaker. Midweek Bible study will be held at noon Tuesday and 7 p.m. Thursday. The women’s fellowship will meet at 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 13 with Millicent G. Graves as guest speaker.

Barnes Chapel

Barnes Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have service at 9 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Steven E. Kent as speaker and music by the male chorus and the praise team. Midweek Bible study and devotion will be 6:45 p.m. Wednesday.

Willing Worker — Lucama

Willing Worker Holiness Church will have a missionary appreciation service at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Renee Strayhorn of First Baptist Church in Lucama as guest speaker.

Damascus

Damascus Road Church Ministries will have Sunday school at 9 a.m. and morning worship at 10 with the Rev. Ada R. Harris as speaker.

St. James — Middlesex

St. James Church will have revival at 7 p.m. Monday through Friday with the following speakers: Monday, the Rev. Wayne Holder; Tuesday, the Rev. John Howard of Word of God Church in Zebulon; Wednesday, the Rev. Patsy Richardson of Seed of Abraham in Zebulon; Thursday, the Rev. Shirley Hooker of God is Real Ministry of Zebulon; and Friday, the Rev. Myrtle Richardson of Revelation Time Ministry of Zebulon.

Union Grove — Eureka

Union Grove Church will have men’s day at 11 a.m. Sunday with Souls of Joy as guest. The ushers will celebrate their anniversary at 4 p.m. Sunday with Sara Tyson as speaker.

Rountree

Rountree Missionary Baptist Church will have service at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Norvell Cooper as speaker. The senior choir will celebrate its anniversary at 4 p.m. Sunday with Robert Daniels along with Mount Zion Progressive Primitive Baptist Church rendering the service.

Perfected Praise — Kenly

Perfected Praise Ministries will have service at 4 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Callie Jones of Macedonia Holy Church of Washington as guest speaker.

Christian Life

Christian Life Fellowship International Ministries will have a combined service at 10:30 a.m. Sunday with West Wilson Church of God. Midweek Bible study will be 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Genesis — Elm City

Genesis Church Ministries will have Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and morning worship at 10:30 with Veronica Faison as speaker. Midweek Bible study will be 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Solid Rock

Solid Rock Ministries will celebrate its 24th church anniversary at 10 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Kenneth Lofton as speaker.

New Christian

New Christian Original Free Will Baptist Church will have a fruit of the spirit service at 4 p.m. Sunday with the following speakers, Cleo Barnes of Word of God Outreach Ministries, Frances Ward and Sabrina Ward of Greater Zion of Stantonsburg, Karen Howard of St. James, Tracy Jones of Zion Temple of Rocky Mount, Demond Jones and Gerald James of Power House of Praise, Debra Boykin of Christian Fellowship and Rosetta Barnes of Contending for the Faith Ministries.

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