Church Briefs

Posted 7/5/19

VBS at Lillington Presbyterian

Vacation Bible school will be held July 8-12 from 5:30 to 8:15 p.m. at Lillington Presbyterian Church. The theme is “Who is my Neighbor?” This event is free and …

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Church Briefs


VBS at Lillington Presbyterian

Vacation Bible school will be held July 8-12 from 5:30 to 8:15 p.m. at Lillington Presbyterian Church. The theme is “Who is my Neighbor?” This event is free and dinner will be provided. Sign up at or the call church office at 910-893-3545. Join in for a week of fun and spiritual growth. All are welcome.

Annual Women’s Convention
starts Friday

The annual Women’s Convention will be held July 5-7 at Mount Calvary Holiness Church of Deliverance, 114 Lakeview Drive, Four Oaks. The theme is “Holy Women — Fighting the Good Fight of Faith.”

The speakers will be Pastor Deloise Waddell, Snow Hill, Friday at 7 p.m.; Lady Jeanette Wells, Dunn, (workshop), Saturday at 4 p.m.; Pastor Mary McLaughlin, Maxton, Saturday at 6 p.m.; and Pastor Shirley Hawkins, Pikeville, Sunday at 11 a.m.

Host leaders are Overseer E.J. and Bishop E.L. Covington. For directions or more information, call 919-300-9923.

Program set at Harnett Chapel

There will be a program on Sunday beginning at 3 p.m. at Harnett Chapel Original Free Will Baptist Church located at 715 E. Edgerton St. in Dunn. It will be a battle royal featuring the speakers Elder John Woods and Elder Vickie Woods. The theme of the program is “From Our House, To The Community, To The Church House.” The public is invited.

The pastor of Harnett Chapel is Elder Dr. Margaret Wilson.

Gospel sing at Piney Grove Chapel

Throughout the summer months, Piney Grove Chapel Baptist Church, east of Angier, will again host its Super Sunday Nights Series. Services will be held throughout the summer beginning at 6 p.m.

The Super Sunday Nights Series will feature many of the region’s most talented singers, musicians and quartets. Alice Hobbs will be featured this Sunday while the Kings Messengers will be featured on July 14.

Palmetto Street Praise in concert
July 14

The Palmetto Street Praise will be in concert at the Trinity Lakeshore Pentecostal Holiness Church on Sunday, July 14, at 6 p.m. The church is located at 714 Carolina Drive, Dunn. For more information, contact Pastor Chris Brown at 910-891-4549.

Revival starts July 17 at Union Hill

Union Hill will host its annual revival July 17-19 at 7:30 nightly. Guest speaker for the week is Evangelist Dr. Hattie Lofton of Hickory Grove Disciples of Church Smithfield. The music will be provided by several local churches nightly. Pastor Eldress Rena Sutton and Union Hill Church family invite the public to attend. Union Hill Church is located at 4448 Straw Pond School Road, Dunn.

Chapel news

On Friday, July 12, at 7:30 p.m., there will be a Women’s Conference at Sampson Chapel Church. The conference is titled “Fearfully and Wonderfully Made!” The speaker will be Apostle Beverly Ham. On Saturday, the conference will conclude with Dr. Linda Jordan as speaker at 9 a.m. The host pastor is Elder Laeulia Lisane.

On Sunday, July 14, at 1 p.m., the Mother’s Ministry will sponsor a plate sale to include grilled chicken or barbecue or turkey barbecue for your meat choices. The plates will be either $7 (one meat) or $9 (two meats) to include two sides, bread, drink and dessert.

Both events will be held at 8709 Green Path Road, Dunn.

New Beginning news

Dr. Hattie Lofton will preach at New Beginning Love Fellowship Ministries Sunday at 11 a.m. The host pastor is Elder Larry Baker.

Gospel sing
set Saturday

There will be a gospel sing Saturday at 6 p.m. at Free Gospel Community Chapel. Featured will be The Faith Singers from Roseboro. The church is located at 205 Prince St., Erwin.

Remembrance, thanksgiving service

You’re invited to worship with the Cameron and McNeill family in a remembrance and thanksgiving service celebrating the 50th family reunion. The service will be held Friday at 7 p.m. at Oak Grove AME Zion Church, 3920 Bunnlevel-Erwin Road Erwin. A reception will follow the service.

Upcoming events at Davis Chapel Holiness

Events at Davis Chapel Holiness Church for July are: July 12 at 7:30 p.m., Minister Susan Davis of Davis Chapel will be the speaker for Joy Night. July 20 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., there will be a Youth Day event. July 27 at 5 p.m., there will a Christmas in July program sponsored by Mary Ann Lanier.

Davis Chapel is located on 164 Bruce Johnson Road in Lillington. For more information, contact Minister Susan Davis at 910-658-0977. Michael A. McDuffie is pastor.


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