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First Missionary — Lucama

First Missionary Baptist Church will have Sunday school at 7:45 a.m. and morning worship at 8:45 with the Rev. Jeffrey Simms as speaker and music by the youth choir.

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 Bible study is 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Unitarian — Rocky Mount

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship at 10 a.m. Sunday.

Oak Grove — Elm City

Oak Grove Free Will Baptist Church will have Potter’s Will in concert at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Admission is free; a love offering will be taken.

Life in the Word

Life in the Word Ministry will have a night of drama and praise dance at 5 tonight featuring Potter’s Clay Ministries Drama and Praise of Goldsboro, Greater Love Church Praise Ministry, Abundant Life Church Praise Ministry and Life in the Word Ministry Praise Ministry. Doors will open 4.

Mount Zion

Mount Zion Progressive Primitive Baptist Church will have men’s day at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Sunday with Robert Earl Daniels III as speaker for the morning service and Willie Thomas along with St. Luke Church and male chorus of Stantonsburg for the afternoon service. Lunch will follow the morning service.

St. Paul

St. Paul Church of Christ, Disciples of Christ will have Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and will be celebrating the Rev. Chester Lawrence Aycock’s 42nd anniversary at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Dennis Royal from Fayetteville as speaker and music by the mass choir. A banquet will be at 4 p.m. Sunday at Darden Alumni Center with the Rev. Anthony Terrell from Promise Land Church of Christ of Jamesville as guest speaker. Mid-week Bible study is noon Tuesday and 7 p.m. Thursday.

Aenon — Elm City

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

Greater Zion — Stantonsburg

Greater Zion Original Free Will Baptist Church will have a prayer breakfast at 8 a.m. today. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m. and men’s day at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Danny Edwards along with St. Paul Church of Enfield rendering the service.

Christian Life

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

Fruit of the Spirit

Fruit of the Spirit Ministries will have service at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Vivian Langston as speaker. Mid-week Bible study is 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

St. James — Fountain

St. James Free Will Baptist Church senior choir will celebrate its anniversary at 5 p.m. Sunday.

Shekinah

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

Emanuel — Rocky Mount

Emanuel Chapel Original Free Will Baptist Church will have a fruit of the spirit service at 3 p.m. today with the Rev. Angela Curry along with House of Praise rendering the service. The youth choir will celebrate its anniversary at 3 p.m. Sunday. Prayer is noon Friday.

Mount Sinai

Mount Sinai Church of Christ Ministries will have a women’s seminar at 7:30 p.m. Friday with Pam Jones as speaker and 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, with Ella Langston of Greater Church of Love of Kenly as guest speaker.

Union View — Bailey

Union View Church will have Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and morning worship at 11 with the Rev. J.N. Perry Jr. A pastor’s aide service will be at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Faith Temple

Faith Temple United Holiness Church will have Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and morning worship at 11 with the Rev. Louis Eatmon as speaker and music by the male chorus. Mid-week Bible study is 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Standing — Sims

Standing on His Word Ministry will have Sunday school at 10 a.m. and men’s day at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Nathaniel Spells of Willing Workers Church in Lucama as speaker. Mid-week Bible study is 6 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. Mid-week Bible study is 7 p.m. Tuesday. Feel Free will celebrate its 18th church anniversary at 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday with the following speakers: Thursday, Robert Gorham of Wilson Chapel Church; and Friday, the Rev. M.K. Smith of Christ Temple of Praise.

Life in the Word

Life in the Word Ministry will have a night of drama and praise ministry at 5 tonight featuring the Potter’s Clay Praise Ministry of Goldsboro, Greater Live Praise Ministry, Abundant Life Praise Ministry and Life in the Word Praise Ministry. The church will celebrate the 14th anniversary for the Rev. George Atkinson at 7 p.m. Tuesday through Friday with the following speakers: Tuesday, the Rev. James Lucas of Union Grove Baptist Church of Fremont; Wednesday, the Rev. Mark Anthony “Tony” Sutton of St. James Church of Christ of Fremont; Thursday, Shelton Daniel of Greater Joy Church in Rocky Mount; and Friday, the Rev. Victor Baines of Bread of Life Church.

Barnes Chapel

Barnes Chapel Church will have Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and will be celebrating the 109th church anniversary at 10:45 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Steven E. Kent as speaker and music by the Voices of Hope and Praise Team. Mid-week Bible study and devotion will be at 6:45 p.m. Wednesday. Lunch will follow the morning service.

Flat Rock — Sims

Flat Rock Church of Christ, Disciples of Christ will have Christians in Action in concert at 5 tonight. Also performing are the following groups: St. James Disciples of Christ Male Chorus, St. Paul Male Chorus of Black Creek, Living Water Male Chorus of St. Rose Church, St. Paul Male Chorus and Long John Silver of Cold City. Doors will open at 4. Admission is free; a love offering will be taken.

Chara Ministries —LaGrange

Chara Ministries Deliverance Center will celebrate the 41st anniversary of Edna H. Hall at 6 tonight.

Evening Light

Evening Light Soul Winning will have Sunday school at 10 a.m. followed by morning worship and Holy Communion at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Sheila Barnes-Artis as speaker. An afternoon service will be at 3 p.m. to close out pastor appreciation with Katie Farmer as speaker.

Kenly

Kenly Apostolic Church will have revival at 7:30 p.m. Friday with the Rev. Charles Drew of South Port as speaker.

Hornes United

Hornes United Methodist Church, 165 W. Hornes Church Road, will celebrate its 190th church anniversary at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Charles Robl as speaker. Lunch will be served.

Grace Baptist

Grace Baptist Church will have Sunday school at 10 a.m. and morning worship at 11. 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.

The Living

The Living Word, 5205 US 117, will have service at 7 tonight.

St. John — Black Creek

St. John Holiness Church will have mission day at 11 a.m. Sunday with Brenda Batts and Veronica Morgan as speakers and music by the senior choir.

Damascus Road

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.

Miracle Deliverance

Miracle Deliverance Center Church will have appreciation services for the Rev. Kenneth Williams at 7:30 p.m. Monday through Friday with the following speakers: Monday, Janet Stancil of Temple of Praise; Tuesday, the Rev. Katie Farmer of Evening Light; Wednesday, the Rev. Thelma Young of House of Prayer; Thursday, the Rev. Marie Brown of Place of Judah; and Friday, the Rev. Jackie Ellis of Holy Temple.

Mount Zion

Mount Zion Progressive Primitive Baptist Church will have a 100 men in black service at 11 a.m. with Robert Earl Daniels III as speaker. An afternoon service will be at 3 p.m. Sunday with Willie Thomas along with St. Luke Church and male chorus of Stantonsburg rendering the service. Lunch will follow the morning service.

Solid Rock

Solid Rock Ministries will have service at 10 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Kenneth Lofton as speaker.

St. James — Fremont

St. James Church of Christ will have Holy Communion at 6:30 tonight. Sunday school 9:45 a.m. and celebrating its 65th church anniversary and homecoming at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. C.P. Yancey of Brotherly Love International as guest speaker and music by St. James Combined Choir. Dinner will follow the service.

St. Luke — Stantonsburg

St. Luke Free Will Baptist Church will have Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and morning worship at 11 with Willie Thomas as speaker.

Genesis — Elm City

Genesis Church Ministries will have Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and morning worship at 10:30 with the Rev. Brenda Bryant as speaker. Mid-week Bible study is 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Salisbury

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

Perry’s Temple

Perry’s Temple Original Free Will Baptist Church will have service at 11 a.m. with Henrietta Gorham as speaker and music by the male chorus.

Ebenezer

Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church will have Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and morning worship at 11 with the Rev. Charles Howard as speaker and music by the male chorus. Mid-week Bible study is 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Mitchell Chapel

Mitchell Chapel Holiness Church will have youth day at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Vicky Burgess of Abundant Door Ministry of Zebulon as speaker. A service to celebrate the ushers’ anniversary is at 5 p.m. Sunday at Evening Light Holiness Church.

Jackson Chapel

Jackson Chapel First Missionary Baptist Church will have Sunday school at 9 a.m. and morning worship at 10 with the Rev. E. Ray Bynum as speaker. Mid-week Bible study is at noon and 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Evening Light

Evening Light Mission will have services at 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. James Barnes as speaker for the morning service and the Rev. Mary McAllister as speaker for the afternoon service.

Davis Chapel — Lucama

Davis Chapel Church will have family and friends day at 10:45 a.m. Sunday with Bobby Proctor from Rocky Mount as guest speaker and music by the mass choir.

Wilson Chapel

Wilson Chapel Free Will Baptist Church will have early morning worship at 7:45 Sunday; Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m. 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.

Piney Grove — Saratoga

Piney Grove Church will close out pastor anniversary at 3 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Glascoe Mercer along with Cherry Chapel Church of Hobgood rendering the service.

Patterson Chapel

Patterson Chapel Holiness Church will have Sunday school at 10 a.m. and morning worship at 11 with Beatrice Hopkins as speaker and music by the gospel choir.

Willing Worker — Lucama

Willing Worker Holiness Church will have joy night at 7 tonight with Teresa Kent along with Holy Temple Church and youth choir rendering the service.

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 ladies’ choir. The senior choir will celebrate its 88th anniversary at 5 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Cedric Murphey from New Jerusalem Church of Rocky Mount as speaker. Mid-week Bible study is 7 p.m. Wednesday, and prayer is noon Thursday.

Brown Chapel

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

Evening Light

Evening Light Holiness Church will have service at 11 a.m. Sunday with Harvey L. Rice of Mount Calvary Holy Church in Salisbury and music by Evening Light Mass Choir. Mid-week Bible study is 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Repha

Repha Church of God will have a women’s brunch at 11:30 today. Sunday school is at 10 a.m. and morning worship and Veterans appreciation at 12:30 p.m. with Cassandra Darden as speaker.

White Oak

White Oak Pentecostal Holiness Church will have Sunday school at 10 a.m. and friends and family day at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Veronica Faison of Vaughn’s Chapel Missionary Baptist Church of Elm City as guest speaker and music by the praise team. Mid-week Bible study is 7 p.m. Wednesday.

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