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Church news for the week of Feb. 25

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First Apostolic — Bailey

First Apostolic Church will have Sunday school 10 a.m. and evening worship 6 with the Rev. Preston Taylor as speaker. Bible study 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Unitarian — Rocky Mount

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship will have service 10 a.m. Sunday.

Burning Bush

Burning Bush Church will have a men’s prayer breakfast at 8 a.m. today with Alfonso Fleming from Wilson Chapel Church as guest speaker. Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and morning worship 11 with the Rev. Donnie Daniels as speaker and music by the combined choir.

Union View — Bailey

Union View Church will have Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and morning worship 11 with the Rev. J.N. Perry Jr. The mother’s ministry will celebrate its anniversary 5 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Annie Lou Perry from Davis Chapel Church in Lucama as guest speaker. Bible study 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Bethel United — Kenly

Bethel United Holy Church will have family night at 6 tonight. Family and friends day is 11 a.m. Sunday with Eunice Perry as speaker and music by St. Paul Male Chorus of Black Creek.

Faith Temple

Faith Temple United Holy Church will have Sunday school 9:45 a.m. and morning worship 11 with the Rev. Ernestine McGee as speaker and music by the junior choir. Pre-church anniversary services are 7:30 p.m. Wednesday through Friday with the following speakers: Wednesday, the Rev. Carol M. Robbins along with Salisbury AME Zion Church; Thursday, the Rev. Damieon Royal along with Contending for the Faith Church; and Friday, the Rev. David Sutton along with St. Paul Church of Christ, Disciples of Christ of Black Creek.

Lewis Chapel — Farmville

Lewis Chapel Free Will Baptist Church will have service 11 a.m. Sunday with Leccie Edwards as speaker.

Mary Grove

Mary Grove Missionary Baptist Church will have a black history service and old-fashioned day 10 a.m. Sunday with Andrew Mitchell as speaker. Lunch will follow the service.

Metropolitan — Rocky Mount

Metropolitan Baptist Church will have Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and youth/heritage day 10:45 a.m. with Teresa D. Bryant as speaker.

Restorative

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

Christian Life

Christian Life Fellowship International Ministries will have service 10 a.m. Sunday at West Wilson Church of God Family Life Center. Bible study is 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Union Grove — Fremont

Union Grove Church will have youth day 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Billy Coley as speaker and music by Voices of Vision.

Johnson Chapel — Elm City

Johnson Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have a black history service 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Roderick Tillery Sr. as speaker. Lunch will follow the service.

Shekinah

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

Greater Zion — Stantonsburg

Greater Zion Original Free Will Baptist Church will close out revival 7:30 tonight with Darryl Loveitt from Palm Coast, Florida, as guest speaker. A morning dew service will be held 9 Sunday with Linda Ward as speaker.

First Missionary — Lucama

First Missionary Baptist Church will have old-fashion day beginning with Sunday school 7:45 a.m. and morning worship 8:45 with the Rev. Jeffrey Simms as speaker and music by the combine choir.

St. Rose

St. Rose Church of Christ, Disciples of Christ will have Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and morning worship 11 with the Rev. Malcolm Johnson as speaker and music by the youth choir. Bible study is 7 p.m. Wednesday.

St. Timothy’s

St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, 202 Goldsboro St. S., will have a Lenten service 12:10 p.m. Wednesday followed by lunch for $6.

Freedom Ministries

Freedom Ministries will have service 10 a.m. Sunday at Omega Resource Center with Dennis E. Battle as speaker and music by Voices of Freedom.

Piney Groves

Piney Groves Free Will Baptist Church will have Holy Communion and washing of feet 7 tonight. Sunday school is 9:30 a.m. and quarterly meeting 11 with the Rev. Robert Smith as speaker and music by the senior choir. Bible study is 7 p.m. Wednesday and prayer noon Thursday.

Temple of Praise

Temple of Praise will have service 11 a.m. Sunday with Stella Wiggins along with St. Mark Church and choir as guests.

Calvary Baptist

Calvary Baptist Church will have Sunday school 9:45 a.m. and morning worship 11 with the Rev. Andrew Jones as speaker. A black history program is at 4 p.m.

Abundant Life

Abundant Life will have a pre-anniversary service 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at New Macedonia Church, 4005 Lattice Road, with Chester Aycock as guest speaker.

Aenon — Elm City

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

Melton Chapel — Elm City

Melton Chapel Faith and Deliverance Ministry will have service 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Peggy Melton as speaker.

Wilson Chapel

Wilson Chapel Free Will Baptist Church will have early morning worship 7:45 Sunday, Sunday school 9:45, morning worship 10:45, and the gospel choir will celebrate its pre-anniversary 5 p.m. with the Rev. Jasper Kent along with Faith Mission Church. Bible study is noon Monday. Prayer is noon Wednesday and Bible study 7 p.m.

Life in the Word

Life in the Word Ministry will have prayer at 10 today. Morning worship 10:45 Sunday. Bible study 7 p.m. Wednesday with the Rev. George Atkinson as speaker for all services.

Olive Chapel — Sharpsburg

Olive Chapel Church will have a black history service 11 a.m. Sunday followed by dinner.

City of Refuge

The City of Refuge will have prayer 9 a.m. Sunday, morning manna 10 and morning worship 11. Service 7:30 p.m. Tuesday is at Blessed by God in Smithfield. Prayer is 6:30 p.m. Wednesday and Bible study 7:30 p.m.

Barnes Chapel

Barnes Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and morning worship 10:45 with the Rev. Steven E. Kent as speaker. Bible study and devotion are 6:45 p.m. Wednesday.

William Chapel

William Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have a black history program 3 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Corey Woodard from Trifaith Ministry of Rocky Mount as guest speaker.

Forever Flowing

Forever Flowing Deliverance Ministry will have pastor appreciation services 7:30 p.m. Wednesday through Friday with the following speakers: Wednesday, the Rev. Dennis Battle along with Freedom Ministries; Thursday, Ezra Melvin along with Amazing Grace; and Friday, Joseph Staton along with Touching the Heart Ministries of Zebulon.

Glory Baptist

Glory Baptist Church will have a black history program 11 a.m. Sunday with Ray Hagins from St. Louis as guest speaker.

St. James — Fremont

St. James Church of Christ will have Sunday school 9:45 a.m. and morning worship 11 with the Rev. Tony Sutton as speaker and music by the gospel choir. A consecration ceremony for the newly appointed mothers will be part of the morning service.

Repha

Repha Church of God will have Sunday school 10 a.m. and morning worship 11:15 with Cassandra Darden-Latham as speaker. Bible study and prayer are 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

By Faith

By Faith Church will have black history/old-fashioned day at 11 a.m. Sunday with Calvin Williams as speaker.

Union Grove

Union Grove Primitive Baptist Church will have a black history service at 3 today.

Grace Baptist

Grace Baptist Church will have Sunday school 9:45 a.m., morning worship 11 and evening Bible study 6. Bible study is 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Damascus

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

Faith Temple

Faith Temple Mission will have service 11 a.m. with the Rev. Jasper Kent as speaker. The Rev. Jasper Kent along with Faith Temple will be at Wilson Chapel Baptist Church 5 p.m. Sunday.

Southern Grove — Kenly

Southern Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 1058 Old Stancil Road, will have a black history program 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Braxen Hyman.

Amazing Grace

Amazing Grace Church will celebrate the 15th anniversary of the Rev. Annie Melvin 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Eva Mae Ross along with New Mount Zion Church of God of Washington, D.C.

Three Tabernacle — Kenly

Three Tabernacle Church will have missionary day 11:15 a.m. with the Rev. Bobby Edwards as speaker.

St. Paul

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

Evening Light

Evening Light Holiness Church will have a black history program 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Katie M. Farmer as speaker and music by the mass choir. Dinner will follow the service. Bible study is 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Genesis — Elm City

Genesis Church Ministries will have Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and morning worship 10:30 with the Rev. Angela Battle as speaker. Bible study is 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Ward Boulevard

The Ward Boulevard Church of Christ will have Bible study 9:30 a.m., morning worship 10:30 a.m. and evening worship 5. Bible study 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

St. Luke — Stantonsburg

St. Luke Free Will Baptist Church will have Holy Communion at 6 tonight. Old-fashiond day is 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Willie Thomas as speaker followed by lunch. Quarterly meeting will be held 3 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. George Dupree from Union Grove Church in Eureka as guest speaker.

Brown Chapel

Brown Chapel Free Will Baptist Church will have prayer at noon Wednesday and Bible study 7 p.m.

Solid Rock

Solid Rock Ministries will have service 1 p.m. Sunday at Wilson Community Church with the Rev. Kenneth Lofton as speaker.

First John

First John Holy Church will have Communion 11 a.m. Sunday with Clarence B. Richardson from Little Rock Church of Deliverance in Washington, D.C. and music by Solid Rock Ministries Choir.

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