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Church news for the week of Aug. 7

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St. James — Stantonsburg

St. James Untied Holy Church will have service at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Anthony Love along with St. Mark United Holy Church of Greenville.

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 at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

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.

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.

Chara Ministries — La Grange

Chara Ministries Deliverance Center will celebrate its 19th church anniversary and Edna H. Hall’s anniversary at 8 a.m. Sunday.

Unitarian — Rocky Mount

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship will have service at 10 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Karen Matteson as speaker.

Mount Zion

Mount Zion Progressive Primitive Baptist Church will celebrate its 46th church anniversary with homecoming and family and friends day at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Robert Daniels III as speaker. An afternoon service will be at 3 p.m. with Douglas Atkinson along with Tabernacle of God, Praise and Worship Center and Choir of Stantonsburg rendering the service. The color attire is navy, black and blush pink.

Christ Christian — Nashville

Christ Christian Church Center, 9779 York Chapel Road, will have service at 3 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Mary Hines Baker as speaker.

St. Paul — Black Creek

St. Paul Church of Christ, Disciples of Christ will have homecoming at 10 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Wiley Reid Jr. as speaker and music by the choir of Zion Hill Free Will Baptist Church of Winterville. Dinner will be served.

Mount Gideon — Elm City

Mount Gideon Church will have service at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Albert Baker as speaker.

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

Washington — Snow Hill

Washington Branch Church will celebrate its ushers’ anniversary at 4 p.m. Sunday with Alpha J. Herring along with Emanuel Chapel Original Free Will Baptist Church of Rocky Mount rendering the service. Youth revival is 7:30 p.m. Wednesday through Friday with the following speakers: Wednesday, the Rev. Jerome Williams and music by Mount Sinai’s choir; Thursday, Tevin Boykins and music by Union View Church; and Friday, the Rev. Tracey James and music by Zion Temple’s youth choir. Prayer is noon Friday.

Greater Zion — Stantonsburg

Greater Zion Original Free Will Baptist Church will have a rainbow tea at 3 p.m. Saturday at Stantonsburg Community Building. Sunday school is 9:30 a.m., and morning worship is at 10:45 with the Rev. Ashley McNair as speaker. Mid-week prayer and Bible study will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

St. Rose — Sims

St. Rose Holy Church will have Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and men’s day at 11 a.m. on Sunday with the Rev. Brandon Everette as guest speaker and music by First Baptist Church’s male chorus of Lucama. Mid-week Bible study is 7 p.m. Wednesday.

St. Luke — Stantonsburg

St. Luke Free Will Baptist Church will celebrate the anniversary of the Rev. Willie Thomas at 3 p.m. Saturday with the Rev. Arnold Darden of Moye’s Chapel Church as guest speaker. Dinner will be served.

Union View — Bailey

Union View Church will have Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and youth day at 11. Mid-week Bible study is 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

St. James — Fountain

St. James Free Will Baptist Church will have communion service at 5 p.m. Saturday. Quarterly meeting is 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Walter Blount as speaker for the morning service and the Rev. Robert Wilder along with Haddock Chapel Church and choir of Greenville rendering the service.

Mitchell — Bailey

Mitchell Chapel Holiness Church will have Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and an ordination service for the Rev. Darline Thomas at 11 a.m. Sunday. Youth revival is at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday, and a pastor aide service is at 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Salisbury AME

Salisbury AME Church will have Sunday school at 10 a.m. and morning worship at 11 with the Rev. Christopher Jones as speaker.

Ebenezer

Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church will have men’s day at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Kenneth Lofton of Solid Rock Ministries as guest speaker and music by the men’s combined choir.

Barnes Chapel

Barnes Chapel Church will have service at 9 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Steven E. Kent as speaker and music by the male chorus and praise team. Mid-week devotion and Bible study will be at 6:45 p.m. Wednesday followed by free food giveaway at 7:30 p.m. Proper ID is required.

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. Mary Day as speaker and music by the male chorus.

Evening Light

Evening Light Mission will have service at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Mona Sauls as speaker.

Genesis — Elm City

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

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 youth of the church. Mid-week Bible study is at 7 p.m. Wednesday, and prayer is 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.

United to Provide

United to Provide Outreach will have Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and morning worship at 11 at the Holiday Inn Express with the Rev. Evonne Mitchell and the Rev. Katrina Whitted as speakers.

Burning Bush

Burning Bush Free Will Baptist Church will have service at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Eugena Ellis as speaker and music by the male chorus. Alexis Speight will do his initial sermon at 5 p.m. Sunday. Mid-week Bible study is 6 p.m. Tuesday.

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 at 5 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Chester L. Aycock as speaker. Mid-week Bible study is noon Tuesday and 7 p.m. Thursday.

Faith Temple

Faith Temple Mission will have Sunday school at 10 a.m. with the Rev. Najiyah Madu as speaker and morning worship at 11 with the Rev. Jasper Kent as speaker. Mid-week Bible study is 7:30 p.m. Wednesday with the Rev. Pauline Perry as speaker.

Wilson Chapel

Wilson Chapel Free Will Baptist Church will have early morning worship at 7:45 Sunday; Sunday school at 9:30 a.m., morning worship at 10:45 and a scholarship service at 5 p.m. Sunday with Malette Blakney of Bridgepost, Connecticut, as guest speaker. Bible study is noon Monday. Prayer is noon Wednesday, and Bible study is at 7 p.m.

St. James — Stantonsburg

St. James Untied Holy Church will have Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and will be celebrating its pastor’s anniversary at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Anthony Love along with St. Mark Church of Greensboro and presider the Rev. Bobby Diggs rendering the service.

Damascus

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

Patterson Chapel

Patterson Chapel Church will have a prayer breakfast at 8 a.m. Saturday.

Davis Chapel — Lucama

Davis Chapel Church will celebrate its senior choir anniversary at 4 p.m. Sunday.

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.

Feel Free

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

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 noon Wednesday with the Rev. E. Ray Bynum as speaker and 7 p.m. with Joyce Parks as speaker.

Amazing Grace

Amazing Grace Church will have Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and morning worship at 11 with Annie Melvin as speaker. Mid-week Bible study is at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Brown Chapel

Brown Chapel Free Will Baptist Church will have service at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Willie Thomas as speaker. The mothers will celebrate their anniversary.

Evening Light

Evening Light Holiness Church will have youth day at 4 p.m. Saturday with several praise dancers. The junior choir will celebrate its anniversary at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Chancey Cannady of Fayetteville as guest speaker and music by Evening Light Junior Choir.

Word Faith

Word Faith and Power International Ministry will have service at 10 a.m. Saturday with Laverne Chapeman of Strong Tower Ministry of South Carolina as guest speaker. An empowering the believer gathering will be at 10 a.m. Sunday.

City of Refuge

The City of Refuge will have morning manna at 10 Sunday and morning worship at 11 with Ricky Locus as speaker. Mid-week Bible study is 7:30 p.m. Wednesday with Cathy Farmer as speaker.

Zion Temple — Rocky Mount

Zion Temple Free Will Baptist Church will have prayer at 8:15 a.m. Sunday. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m. and morning worship is at 11 with the Rev. Rosemary Thompson as speaker. An afternoon service will be at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Thelma Edwards along with Faith Temple No. 1 and 2 Extension Church rendering the service.

Ward Boulevard

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

Anointed Word — Lucama

Anointed Word Ministries will have service at 10:30 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. C.L. Artis as speaker. The Rev. C.L. Artis will celebrate his 18th anniversary at 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday with the following speakers: Thursday, the Rev. Steven Kent of Barnes Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, and Friday, the Rev. Damion L. Royal along with Contending for the Faith Church.

Rountree

Rountree Missionary Baptist Church will have missionary day at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Jimmy Parker of Williams Chapel Missionary Baptist Church of Elm City and music by Williams Chapel Missionary Baptist Church.

St. Paul — Elm City

St. Paul Holiness Church will have an appreciation service for the Rev. Margie B. Artis at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Emmanuel Shell of Open Door Ministry of Rocky Mount as guest speaker. Dinner will follow the service. Mid-week Bible study is noon Tuesday at the Wilson County Public Library, 249 Nash St.

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 male choir. Mid-week Bible study is 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Faith Temple

Faith Temple United Holy Church will have Sunday school at 8 a.m. and morning worship at 9 with the Rev. Ernestine McGee as speaker. Pastor anniversary services are 7:30 p.m. Wednesday through Friday with the following speakers: Wednesday, the Rev. Beatrice Hopkins of Patterson Chapel Church; Thursday, the Rev. Robin Atwater of Helping Hand Ministries of Rocky Mount; and Friday, the Rev. Herman Lucas of Branch Memorial United Holy Church.

Trinity Deliverance

Trinity Deliverance Holy Church will have Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and a pastoral service at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Carolyn Brown as speaker and music by the gospel choir.

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