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Church news for the week of May 19

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Refuge Trinity — Elm City

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

Unitarian — Rocky Mount

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

Emanuel — Rocky Mount

Emanuel Chapel Original Free Will Baptist Church will have Bible study at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, and prayer at noon Friday.

Metropolitan — Rocky Mount

Metropolitan Baptist Church, 1213 Leggett Road, will celebrate its 53rd church anniversary at 10:45 a.m. Sunday with Dorrance Kennedy of Fayetteville as guest speaker.

Mount Hebron

Mount Hebron Seventh Day Adventist Church, 700 S. Pender St., will have Sabbath school 9:30 a.m. with Jasper Newton as speaker and family and friends day 11 a.m. with the Rev. Andrew Nixon as speaker. Lunch will follow the service.

Shekinah

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

Word of Life

Word of Life Deliverance Christian Center, 2644 Forest Hills Loop Road, will have a prophetic conference at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday through Friday.

Grace Baptist

Grace Baptist Church will have Sunday school at 9:45 a.m., morning worship at 11 and evening Bible study at 6. Mid-week Bible study is 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

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. Mid-week Bible study is 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Oak Level — Elm City

Oak Level Baptist Church, 7541 S. N.C. 58, will have women’s day at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Felecia Lucas from Dominion Tabernacle Church of Rocky Mount as guest speaker.

Christ Anointed — Spring Hope

Christ Anointed Church will have Sunday school at 10 a.m. and celebrate its 12th church anniversary at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Israel Stacker from Mary Grove Baptist Church in Zebulon as guest speaker.

St. Paul — Black Creek

St. Paul Church of Christ will have a musical program at 5 today.

Mount Zion

Mount Zion Progressive Primitive Baptist Church will celebrate the 19th anniversary of Robert Earl Daniels III at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. with the Rev. Peggy Melton as speaker for the morning service and Lindey Ray Joyner along with New Beginnings Church of Merry Hill rendering the afternoon service. Lunch will follow the morning service.

Salisbury

Salisbury AME Zion Church will have Sunday school at 10 a.m. and morning worship at 11. The ushers will celebrate their anniversary at 3 p.m. Sunday.

Anointed Temple

Anointed Temple will have a women’s prayer breakfast at 10 today. Services are at noon and 5 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Ryan Edwards as speaker. Mid-week Bible study is 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Abundant Life

Abundant Life Church Ministries will have a citywide women’s conference at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday through Friday with the following speakers: Wednesday, Janice Thomas of Durham; Thursday, the Rev. Suzette Spence of Word Empowerment Church in Durham; and Friday, the Rev. Becky Moore of Greenville.

Piney Groves

Piney Groves Free Will Baptist Church will have Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and morning worship at 11 with Thelma McDougal as speaker and music by the male chorus. Mid-week Bible study is 7 p.m. Wednesday, and prayer is noon Thursday.

St. John — Black Creek

St. John Holiness Church will celebrate its church pre-anniversary at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday through Friday with the following speakers: Wednesday, the Rev. Henry Cox along with Three Tabernacle Church and choir of Kenly; Thursday, the Rev. Otis Finch along with St. Rose Church and choir of Sims; and Friday, the Rev. David Sutton along with St. Paul Church and choir of Black Creek.

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.

Calvary Presbyterian

Calvary Presbyterian Church will have a songfest at 4 p.m. Saturday. Admission is free; a love offering will be taken to support the church scholarship fund.

Faith Temple

Faith Temple United Holiness Church will have Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. followed by quarterly meeting and Holy Communion at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Ernestine McGhee as speaker and music by the gospel choir. Mid-week Bible study is 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Barnes Chapel

Barnes Chapel Church will have Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and youth day at 10:45 a.m. Sunday with DaQuan Deans of Greater St. Bethel United Holiness Church in Middlesex as guest speaker. Mid-week devotion and Bible study will be at 6:45 p.m. Wednesday.

Temple of Praise

Temple of Praise will have a building fund service at 6 tonight with Teresa Clay of St. John Church in Black Creek as guest speaker and music by the senior choir.

St. Paul

St. Paul Church of Christ, Disciples of Christ will have Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and morning worship at 11 with the Rev. Chester L. Aycock as speaker and music by the male chorus. Mid-week Bible study is noon Tuesday and 7 p.m. Thursday.

Mount Sinai

Mount Sinai Church of Christ Ministries will have service at 4 p.m. Sunday.

Crisp Chapel

Crisp Chapel Free Will Baptist Church will have women’s day at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Mary Jo Atkinson along with Living Hope Church rendering the service.

Rocky Branch — Kenly

Rocky Branch United Church of Christ will have Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and morning worship at 11 with the Rev. Cleno Harris as speaker. Installation service for the Rev. Cleno Harris at 3 p.m. Sunday. Mid-week Bible study is noon Tuesday.

West Wilson

West Wilson Church of God will have The Watchman Quarter in concert at 6 p.m. Sunday. Admission is free; a love offering will be taken.

Burning Bush

Burning Bush Free Will Baptist Church will have morning worship at 9:30 a.m. with the Rev. Donnie Daniels as speaker and the Rev. Eugena Ellis as presider and music by the combined choir. An afternoon ladies’ day service will be at 3 p.m. with the Rev. Katie Farmer from Evening Light Holiness Church as guest speaker. Mid-week Bible study is 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Christian Life

Christian Life Fellowship International Ministries will have service at 10 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Magdalene Smith as speaker. Mid-week Bible study is 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Greater Love

Greater Love Church Ministries will have women’s day at 4 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Doris Lewis of Parker’s Chapel Church in Goldsboro as guest speaker and music by the Spells Sister Choir.

Walking by Faith

Walking by Faith not by Sight will have service at 11 a.m. Sunday with Leslie Farmer of Christian Faith Deliverance Center in Kinston as guest speaker.

Holy Temple

Holy Temple Holiness Church will have service at 11:15 a.m. Sunday with Evelyn Morgan along with St. Jude Holiness Church and choir rendering the service. Revival is 7:30 p.m. Wednesday through Friday with the following speakers: Wednesday, the Rev. Henry Cox; Thursday, Pamela Eatmon; and Friday, Teresa Kent of Holy Temple Church.

Lamm’s — Lucama

Lamm’s Grove Pentecostal Holiness Church, 6031 Wiggins Mill Road, will have service at 11 a.m. Sunday with Adam Fulghum as speaker.

St. Luke

St. Luke AME Church, 112 Vick St., will have a pastor appreciation day for the Rev. Johnnie McPhail at 3 p.m. Sunday.

Patterson Chapel

Patterson Chapel Holiness Church will have Sunday school at 10 a.m. and morning worship at 11 with the Rev. Julius Hunter as speaker and music by the gospel choir. A scholarship service will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Curtis Artis along with Anointed Word Church in Lucama as guest speaker.

Wilson Chapel

Wilson Chapel Free Will Baptist Church will have early morning worship at 7:45 Sunday; Sunday school at 9:30 and morning worship at 10:45. Bible study is noon Monday. Mid-week prayer is noon Wednesday, and Bible study is at 7 p.m.

Willing Worker — Lucama

Willing Workers Holiness Church will have a pastoral day service at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Nathaniel Spells as speaker.

St. John

St. John AME Zion Church will have Sunday school at 9 a.m. and morning worship at 10 with music by the male chorus, mime team and liturgy dance.

Greater Zion — Stantonsburg

Greater Zion Church will have Holy Communion at 7 tonight with the Rev. Jane Thompson as speaker. Quarterly meeting is 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. George A. Ward as speaker.

City of Refuge

The City of Refuge will have prayer at 9 a.m., morning manna at 10 and morning worship at 11 with the Rev. Ricky Locus as speaker. A community prayer walk is 7 p.m. Wednesday. The word, faith and power international ministries covenant partners service is 10 a.m. Saturday, May 26 ,with the Rev. Cathy Farmer as speaker.

Evening Light

Evening Light Mission will have youth day at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. George Speight as speaker.

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. Mid-week Bible study is 7 p.m. Tuesday.

St. Rose — Sims

St. Rose Holy Church will have youth day at 8:30 a.m. Sunday with Dequan Deans from Greater St. Bethel Holy Church in Middlesex as guest speaker. Mid-week Bible study is 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Solid Rock

Solid Rock Ministries will have Sunday school at 9 a.m. and morning worship at 10 with the Rev. Kenneth Lofton as speaker.

Life in the Word

Life in the Word Ministry will have service at 10:45 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. George Atkinson as speaker. Revival is 7 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday with the following speakers: Wednesday, the Rev. John Ruffin of St. James Church in LaGrange; and Friday, the Rev. John Wooten of Higher Calling Baptist Church.

Freedom Ministries

Freedom Ministries will have youth day at 10 a.m. Sunday with Maurice Battle as speaker and music by the Voices of Freedom Choir.

Faith Temple

Faith Temple Mission Church will have service at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Jasper Kent as speaker. Mid-week Bible study is 7:30 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 the Rev. Angela Battle as speaker. Mid-week Bible study is 7 p.m. Wednesday.

St. Luke — Stantonsburg

St. Luke Free Will Baptist Church will have quarterly conference meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Brown Chapel

Brown Chapel Free Will Baptist Church will have service at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Willie Thomas as speaker. Mid-week prayer is noon Wednesday and Bible study is at 7 p.m.

Perry’s Temple

Perry’s Temple Original Free Will Baptist Church will have family and friends day at 10:45 a.m. Sunday with J.N. Perry Jr. as speaker and music by the mass choir.

St. James — Fremont

St. James Church of Christ will have revival at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday through Friday with Michael Artis of St. John Kingdom Ministries of Snow Hill as guest speaker and music by the following choirs: Wednesday, Union Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Fremont; Thursday, Greater Zion Original Free Will Baptist Church Choir; and Friday, St. John Kingdom Ministries Choir.

Zion Temple — Rocky Mount

Zion Temple Original Baptist Church will have prayer at 8:15 a.m. Sunday, Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and will be celebrating the 24th anniversary of the Rev. Rosemary Thompson at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Clinton Ruffin from Henderson as guest speaker and music by Union View Mass Choir.

Johnson Chapel — Elm City

Johnson Chapel Church will celebrate its ushers’ anniversary at 4 p.m. Sunday with M.K. Smith from Christ Temple of Praise as guest speaker.

Evening Light

Evening Light Holiness Church will have mission day at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Yvonne Woodard as speaker and music by the gospel ensemble. Mid-week Bible study is 7 p.m. Wednesday.

White Oak

White Oak Pentecostal Holiness Church will have Sunday school at 10 a.m. and ladies’ day at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Leecie Edwards along with Lewis Chapel Free Will Baptist Church of Farmville. Mid-week Bible study is 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Anointed Word — Lucama

Anointed Word Ministries Praise and Worship Center will have service at 10:30 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Carolyn Sessoms as speaker and music by the youth praise team. The Rev. C.L. Artis will be guest speaker at Patterson Chapel Church at 4 p.m. Sunday. The church will celebrate its 17th church anniversary at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday through Friday with the following speakers: Wednesday, Robin Atwater from Helping Hands Church in Rocky Mount; Thursday, the Rev. Andrew Barbour from St. Jude Holiness Church; and Friday, the Rev. Justin Barnes of The Life Church.

Trinity Deliverance

Trinity Deliverance Holy Church will have Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and pastoral service at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Carrie P. Jacobs as speaker and music by the ladies’ choir. Mid-week Bible study is 7 p.m. Wednesday.

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