Church Briefs


Car show at
Hodges Chapel

Hodges Chapel will present its annual car show Saturday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the church, 780 Hodges Chapel Road, Benson. This is an open car show and there is a $20 entry fee. There will be a 50/50 drawing, vendors on site, top five trophies, top 50 awards and door prizes. There will be special awards for Best Chevy, Best Ford, Best Mopar, Best Truck, Best Foreign and HCC Award.

There will be entertainment by GW & VA’s DJ. Registration is from 8 a.m. to noon. Awards start at 2 p.m.

For more information, call 910-514-8890, 910-658-6234 or 919-381-0740.

Mother’s Day
service set

Potter’s House Outreach Ministries, 4900 Bunnlevel-Erwin Road, Erwin, invites you to come out and join them on Mother’s Day at 8:30 a.m. for worship services. Special guest speakers will be Pastor Tonia Jenkins of Flight to Freedom Worship Center Inc., Bronx, N.Y. Elder Penny Britt-McDougald will minister in song.

The host pastors are Carolyn and Thomas Johnson. For more information, call 910-502-0447.

Plate sale set
for May 17

Erwin Church of God of Prophecy will hold a plate sale May 17 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The menu consists of one quarter grilled barbecue chicken, boiled potatoes, green beans, roll and dessert. The cost is $8 per plate. Free delivery is available for five or more plates. Call 910-551-7997.

The church is located at 105 2nd St., Erwin.

Mother’s Day service at Pineview

Pineview Christian Center will hold a special service for Mother’s Day on Sunday beginning at 11 a.m. The guest speaker will be Evangelist Teresa Spears of Fayetteville. The public is invited to attend.

The church is located at 533 Joe Collins Road in Lillington. The pastor is Elder Adrian Ingram Sr.

Robinson to be Mother’s Day speaker

Dr. Kimberly Robinson of Richmond, Va., will be the Mother’s Day speaker Sunday at 11 a.m. at McKoy’s Chapel. The church is located at 1986 Old Stage Road. Elder James E. Baker is the pastor.

Women’s Day May 19 at Point Level

There will be a Women’s Day service May 19 at 11 a.m. at Point Level Disciples of Christ Church. The guest minister will be Pastor Elder Louise Royal and Jackson Grove Bible Church of God Church family of Midway.

Point Level is located at 286 Vann Road, Clinton. The pastor is the Rev. Dr. Dannie Robinson.

Mother’s Day bake sale planned

Calvary Baptist Church will hold its annual Mother’s Day bake sale Saturday from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Calvary Baptist Church, 283 N.C. 55, Dunn. They will serve ham and sausage biscuits for breakfast and hot dogs for lunch. Also, they will have an assortment of homemade cakes, pies, snacks and desserts for sale. Proceeds go to help fund youth missions and other youth activities.

The church is located approximately 7 miles east of Dunn on N.C. 55, near the N.C. 242 intersection. The Rev. Jerry Hicks is pastor.

Events announced at Pleasant Grove

The May calendar of events for Pleasant Grove FWB Church are as follows: Sunday, Mother’s Day service at 11 a.m. May 18, the Mission Department will hold a Rainbow Tea at 6 p.m. The colors will be red, blue, green and yellow for the Rainbow Tea. May 19, there will be no service at Pleasant Grove FWB Church. The church family will attend service at Zion Wall in Linden at 11 a.m. May 23 and 24, Pleasant Grove will hold revival at 7 both nights. Speaker will be Elder Timothy Thomas and choir of Dunn Chapel Church from Dunn.

Pleasant Grove is located at 1520 Casper Road, Dunn. The pastor is Alexander McArthur.

Women’s Day service

Sunday, the annual Women’s Day service will be observed at Evening Star United Holiness Church beginning at 11 a.m. Eldress Fredda Getty of the Word Revival Deliverance Center, Dunn, will be the guest speaker. Evening Star is located at 108 S. Sampson Ave., Dunn, and the pastor is Elder Kenneth Dixon. Everyone is invited to attend.

New Beginning news

Eldress Virginia Brown will be the guest speaker Sunday at 11 a.m. on a Mother’s Day program at New Beginning. She is associate minister at Word of Life Family Worship Center in Salisbury.

The host pastor is Elder Larry Baker.

Sacred Heart to hold parish yard sale

Sacred Heart’s annual parish yard sale will be held Saturday, June 1, from 7 a.m. until noon, in the brick building across from Medfast on the corner of South Ellis Avenue and Cumberland Street. If you wish to clean house and donate items, drop off items on the following Sundays between 9:45 and 11 a.m.: May 12, May 19 and May 26. If you need a different drop-off time, contact Anna Sparrow at 919-625-2234.

Men’s Day program on May 19

Greater Faith & Deliverance Ministry will hold a Men’s Day program May 19 at 3 p.m. The speaker will be Pastor Jonathan Pipkin, pastor of Restoration Ministries, along with the Spiritual Crusader from Lillington.

Greater Faith & Deliverance Ministry is located at 7070 Plain View Highway, Dunn. The host pastor is Elder Lewis A. Geddie. For more information, call 910-584-7839 or 910-893-5902.

Plate sale, yard sale

Evangelical Fountain of Living Waters will hold a plate sale and yard sale Saturday to raise money for the building fund for the purchase of land to build. Come out and enjoy a good plate of food and browse through the things they have for sale in the yard sale. Plates are $10 and it includes a drink.

The Believers
in concert

The Believers will sing at the Coats Community Building Saturday at 11 a.m. as part of a fundraiser event for One Bible at a Time.

God’s House of
Prayer news

The regular scheduled Joy Night service at God’s House of Prayer will continue next Friday night due to the fact that the revival of the week will conclude tonight. Senior Overseer Apostle Bob McArthur Sr. will be the preacher. The service will begin at 7:30 p.m. All music will be rendered by the GHOP Choir.

Appreciation celebration at
Good News

An appreciation celebration for Assistant Pastor Henry King will be held May 9-11 at Good News Revival Church, 310 E. Townsend St., Dunn. The speakers will be Pastor Floyd Ray of Mount Zion Church, May 9 at 7:30 p.m.; Pastor Frank Taylor of Church of God of Prophecy, Coats, May 10 at 7:30 p.m.; and the Rev. Joseph Robertson with Holy Trinity Church of Siler City, May 11 at 4 p.m. A banquet will follow the May 11 service.

Homecoming at
First Baptist Linden

First Baptist Church of Linden will celebrate homecoming services on May 19 beginning at 10:30 a.m. Pastor Jeff Hyder will preach the homecoming service. The Believers will sing during the service. A covered dish meal will be served immediately after the service. The church is located at 4130 Linden Road in Linden.

Church anniversary celebration

Heaven Bound Holy Temple Church of Christ Inc. No. 2 will celebrate its 11th annual church anniversary May 19 at 4 p.m. The guest speaker will be Apostle Stanley Douglas from New Vision Church Dunn. The guest singers will be The Master Keyes. The Rev. Stanley S. Williams is the pastor. For more information, contact Evangelist Debra McCall at 917-804-8121.

Clothes, household items giveaway slated

Saturday from noon to 2 p.m., Grazing Mountains Church and Pastor Rhonda Ray will host a clothes and household items giveaway at the D&H Mart located at 908 N. Clinton Ave., Dunn. All items are free.


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