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Church news for the week of April 17

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Unitarian — Rocky Mount

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

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 at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

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.

Ebenezer — Nashville

Ebenezer Pentecostal Holiness Church will have an Easter Egg hunt and breakfast at 9 a.m. Saturday. Morning worship is at 10:30 with the Rev. David Radford as speaker. Mid-week Bible study is 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Evening Light — Stantonsburg

Evening Light Soul Winning will have Sunday school at 10 a.m. and morning worship at 11 with Shelia Barnes-Artis as speaker. An afternoon service will be at 4 Sunday with the following speakers: the Rev. Barbara Rouse of Flat Rock Church, Sara Williams of Brown Chapel, Evette Eatmon of Standing on His Word, Thomas Herring of St. Jude, Preston Charles of St. Luke, the Rev. Emma Artis of St. Paul and Boris Farmer.

West Nash

West Nash United Methodist Church, 2200 Nash St. N., will have Mac McClure, pianist, in a benefit concert for community outreach at 3 p.m. Sunday. Suggested donation is $15 per person.

Olive Chapel — Sharpsburg

Olive Chapel Church will have service at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Jimmy Williams as speaker. A three-day praise and worship services will be at 6 p.m. Sunday with Timothy Ward along with Living Waters Christian Church of Zebulon; and 7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday with the following speakers: Monday, the Rev. Angela Cherry along with First Baptist Church of Lucama; and Tuesday, LaQuon Rogers along with Little Creek Baptist Church of Ayden rendering the services.

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.

Lewis Chapel — Farmville

Lewis Chapel Free Will Baptist Church will celebrate its 120th church anniversary and quarterly meeting services 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Leccie Edwards as speaker for the morning service and Purcell Cooper along with Suggs Christian Temple rendering the afternoon service.

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 mass choir. Mid-week Bible study is noon Tuesday and 7 p.m. Thursday.

Union Grove — Fremont

Union Grove Missionary Baptist Church will have revival at 7 p.m. Wednesday through Friday with the following speakers: the Rev. Dexter Sutton along with St. Matthew Church and Choir of Zebulon; Thursday, the Rev. James Perry of Kenly and music by Mount Zion Progressive Primitive Baptist Male Choir; and Friday, Henry Cox along with Three Tabernacle Holy Church and Choir of Kenly.

Mary Grove

Mary Grove Missionary Baptist Church will have family and friends day at 10 a.m. Sunday. Dinner will be served.

Rocky Branch —Kenly

Rocky Branch Church of Christ will have service at 7 p.m. Friday with the Rev. James Kent of Upper Room Ministry of Durham as guest speaker and music by the Cattail Male Chorus of Selma.

Christian Life

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

Union View — Bailey

Union View Church will have Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and will be celebrating its 99th church anniversary 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. J.N. Perry. A pastor aide service will be 7:30 p.m. Wednesday with Barbara Riley from Oak Level Church of Elm City as guest.

Mount Sinai

Mount Sinai Church of Christ Ministries will have service 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Carolyn Joyner along with Power House of Praise Holiness Church rendering the service.

Faith Temple

Faith Temple United Holy Church will have Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and morning worship at 11 with the Rev. Frank McCoy as speaker and music by the male chorus. The gospel choir will celebrate its 45th anniversary at 4 p.m. Sunday. Mid-week Bible study is 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Standing — Sims

Standing of His Word Ministry will have a women’s prayer breakfast 8:30 a.m. Saturday with Barbara Harris as speaker. Women’s Day is 11 a.m. Sunday with Mary Pender as speaker.

Salisbury

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

Divine Destiny

Divine Destiny Ministries Church of Deliverance will have service at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Kalif Ward of Burning Bush Church as guest speaker. Mid-week prayer and Bible study will be at 6:45 p.m. Tuesday.

St. Paul — Black Creek

St. Paul Church of Christ will have revival at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday through Friday with the Rev. Otis Isler of St. Mark Church of Goldsboro as guest speaker.

Barnes Chapel

Barnes Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and morning worship at 10:45 with the Rev. Steven E. Kent as speaker and music by the Voices of Hope Choir and praise team. Mid-week devotion and Bible study will be at 6:45 p.m. Wednesday.

Ebenezer Missionary

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.

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. Mid-week Bible study is at 7 p.m. Wednesday and prayer at noon Thursday.

Genesis — Elm City

Genesis Church Ministries will have Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and morning worship at 10:45 with the Rev. Bryant McNeil as speaker. Mid-week Bible study is 7 p.m. Wednesday.

St. Rose — Sims

St. Rose Holy Church will have Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and a mission service at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Geraldine Coleman as speaker and music by the Bible study chorus. Revival is 7:30 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday with the Rev. Shirley Lyles of Faith Temple Holy Church of Rocky Mount as guest speaker.

Bible’s Way

Bible’s Way Church Ministries will have a prayer breakfast at 10 a.m. Saturday with the Rev. Shirley Lyles of Faith Tabernacle United Holy Church of Rocky Mount as guest speaker.

Burning Bush

Burning Bush Free Will Baptist Church will have a rainbow tea service at 3 p.m. Saturday. Morning worship is at 11 Sunday with the Rev. Donnie Daniels as speaker and the Rev. Eugena Ellis as presider. Music will be provided by the male choir. Mid-week Bible study is 6 p.m. Tuesday. Come dressed in your ’70s and ’80s attire for the Saturday service.

St. Rose

St. Rose Church of Christ, Disciples of Christ will have Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and morning worship at 11 with the Rev. Rondric Coppedge as speaker and music by the mass choir.

St. James —Fremont

St. James Church of Christ will have Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and morning worship at 11 with the Rev. Tony Sutton as speaker and music by the senior choir. A mid-week Easter youth celebration will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday for ages 3 to 17 years old.

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 followed by an egg hunt and snacks for the children. Mid-week Bible study is 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Simon Grove

Simon Grove Holy Church will celebrate its 43rd church anniversary at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday through Friday with the following speakers: Wednesday, Katie Farmer along with Evening Light Holiness Church; Thursday, Robert Gorham along with Wilson Chapel Free Will Baptist Church; and Friday, the Rev. Nathaniel Spells along with Willing Worker Church rendering the service.

Life in the Word

Life in the Word Ministry will have prayer at 10 a.m. Saturday. Sunday school is 9:30 a.m. and a Palm Sunday service is at 10:45 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. George Atkinson as speaker. Mid-week service is 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Mitchell — Bailey

Mitchell Chapel Holiness Church will have youth day and an Easter program at 11 a.m. Sunday with Darolyn Jacobs as speaker.

Repha

Repha Church of God will have Sunday school at 10 a.m. and will be celebrating its 13th church anniversary at 11:15 a.m. Sunday with Geraldine Whitley as speaker. Prayer is 6:30 p.m. and Bible study 7 p.m. Thursday and 7:30 p.m. Friday, the seven last sayings of Jesus.

Brown Chapel

Brown Chapel Free Will Baptist Church will have service at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Temesia Kirby as speaker. Mid-week prayer is noon Wednesday.

Rountree

Rountree Missionary Baptist Church will have services at 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Novell Cooper as speaker and music by the male chorus for the morning service and Christopher Jones along with Salisbury AME Zion Church rendering the afternoon service.

Wilson Chapel

Wilson Chapel Free Will Baptist Church will have an early morning service at 7:45 Sunday, Sunday school 9:30 a.m. and morning worship at 10:45. An appreciation service for the Rev. Isaac Barnes will be at 5 p.m. Sunday with Saquane Smith along with Abundant Life Church Ministries rendering the service. Bible study is noon Monday. Mid-week prayer is noon Wednesday and Bible study is at 7 p.m.

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 choir no. 2.

Highest Praise — Kenly

The Highest Praise Ministries Worship Center, 201 N. Gardner Ave., will have service at 10:30 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. David Sutton as speaker.

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.

Willing Worker — Lucama

Willing Worker Holiness Church will have service at 7 p.m. Friday at Simon Grove with the Rev. Nathaniel Spells as speaker.

Trinity Deliverance

Trinity Deliverance Holy Church will have Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and youth day at 11 a.m. with Judy Vaughan as speaker. A mission service will be at 5 p.m. Sunday.

Greater Zion — Stantonsburg

Greater Zion Original Free Will Baptist Church will have a Me and My Boys seminar 9 a.m. Saturday followed by lunch. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m. and morning worship at 11 with the Rev. George Ward as speaker. Mid-week prayer and Bible study will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday. A Good Friday service is at 7:30 p.m. Friday.

First Christian

First Christian Church, 207 Tarboro St. N., will host a community Good Friday service at 2 p.m.

By Faith

By Faith Church will celebrate its 11th church anniversary at 11 a.m. Sunday. Dinner will be served.

St. Luke — Stantonsburg

St. Luke Free Will Baptist will have ladies’ day at 11 a.m. Sunday with Willie Thomas as speaker.

Evening Light

Evening Light Holiness Church will have women’s day at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Bernadette Egerton as speaker and music by the ladies’ chorus. A Lent service will be 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Three Tabernacle — Kenly

Three Tabernacle Church will have service at 11:15 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Henry Cox as speaker and music by the gospel choir. Mid-week Bible study is at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Anointed Word

Anointed Word Ministries Praise and Worship Center will have service at 10:30 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. C.L. Artis as speaker and music by the mass choir. Mid-week Bible study is 7 p.m. Thursday.

Little Sandy Fork

Little Sandy Fork Baptist Church, Hornes Church Road, will have women’s day at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Mary Howell of Glenarden, Maryland, as speaker.

Davis Chapel — Lucama

Davis Chapel Church will celebrate the anniversary of the Rev. Annie Lou Perry at 10:45 a.m. Sunday with James Leftdridge along with New Daniels of Fremont rendering the service.

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