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Church news for the week of Sept. 25

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Refuge Trinity — Elm City

Refuge Trinity Holiness Church will have morning worship at 10 and evening worship at 6:30 with the Rev. Shawn McDaniel as guest speaker. Mid-week Bible study 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. 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 service is 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

St. John AME

St. John AME Zion Church will have Sunday school at 9 a.m. and morning worship at 10. An afternoon musical program featuring the Rev. Luther Barnes will be at 4 p.m. at L.N. Forbes Tabernacle, 1800 Lane St.

Word of God — Zebulon

Word of God will have a word of God deliverance service at 7 p.m. Friday with the Rev. Ed Brown of The House of Prayer Deliverance of Wendell as speaker.

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.

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. Holy Communion will follow the morning service. Mid-week Bible study is noon Tuesday and 7 p.m. Thursday.

Lewis Chapel — Farmville

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

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 combined choir.

Temple of Praise

Temple of Praise will have a building fund service at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. James Artis along with Patterson Chapel Church and Male Chorus at Atkins Memorial Tabernacle, Sims.

Union Grove — Fremont

Union Grove Church will have youth day at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Morris Artis as speaker. The ushers will celebrate their anniversary at 4 p.m. Sunday.

Emanuel Chapel — Rocky Mount

Emanuel Chapel Original Free Will Baptist Church will have Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and morning worship at 11. Mid-week Bible study is 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. Prayer is noon Friday.

Calvary Missionary

Calvary Missionary Baptist Church will have Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and morning worship at 11 with the Rev. Andrew Jones as speaker. The ushers will celebrate their anniversary at 3 p.m. Sunday with Marqus Williams as speaker and music by Living Waters Gospel Singers.

Unitarian – Rocky Mount

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

Burning Bush

Burning Bush Free Will Baptist Church will have Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and morning worship at 11 with the Rev. Donnie Daniels as speaker. Mid-week Bible study is 6 p.m. Tuesday. A pastor’s pre-anniversary service for the Rev. Donnie Daniels is at 7:30 p.m. Friday with Eric Barnes of St. James Church as guest speaker.

Union View —Bailey

Union View Church will have Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and morning worship at 11 with the Rev. J.N. Perry. The ushers will celebrate their anniversary at 5 p.m. Sunday with Rosemary Thompson from Zion Temple Church of Rocky Mount as the invited guest. Mid-week Bible study is 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Piney Groves

Piney Groves Free Will Baptist Church will have Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and will be celebrating its 137th church anniversary at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Robert Smith as speaker with music by the senior choir. Dinner will follow the morning service. An afternoon service will be at 3 Sunday with the Rev. Donnie Daniels along with Burning Bush Free Will Baptist Church rendering the service. Mid-week Bible study is 7 p.m. Wednesday, and prayer is noon Thursday.

Willing Worker — Lucama

Willing Worker Holiness Church will celebrate the North Carolina Union Choir anniversary at 4 p.m. Saturday at St. Mark Church, Sims, with the Rev. Douglas Atkinson as speaker.

Barnes Chapel

Barnes Chapel 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 and the praise team. Mid-week devotion and Bible study will be at 6:45 p.m. Wednesday.

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 at noon and 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Standing — Sims

Standing on His Word Ministry will have Sunday school at 10 a.m. and morning worship at 11 with the Rev. Dwight Davis as speaker. Mid-week Bible study is at 6:30 p.m.

Faith Temple

Faith Temple Mission will have service at 11 a.m. Sunday. A pastor’s aide service will be at 4 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Anthony Terrell of Promise Land Church of Christ of Jamesville as guest speaker.

Salisbury AME

Salisbury AME Zion Church will have Sunday school at 10 a.m. and morning worship at 11. Pastor’s appreciation services are at 7 p.m. Wednesday through Friday.

True Holiness

True Holiness Holy Ghost Power House Church will have Sunday school at 10 a.m. and morning worship at 11 with Dorothy Lucas 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.

Johnson Chapel — Elm City

Johnson Chapel will have a deacons and trustees day at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Roderick Tillery Sr. as speaker.

Connect Church

Connect Church, 4865 Nash St. NW, will have early traditional service at 8:30 a.m. Sunday, connect groups at 9:30 a.m. Sunday, contemporary service at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, high school and college Bible study at 6:30 p.m. Sunday. Mid-week services include Tuesday, ladies’ Bible study fellowship 6:45 p.m., and Wednesday adult Bible study at 10:45 a.m., young adult Bible study and children and high school students at 6:30 p.m.

Greater Church — Lucama

Greater Church of Love, 101-A Main St., will have revival at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday with the following speakers: Tuesday, Elijah Forte; Wednesday, Walter Hardy; Thursday, Doris Pickett; and Friday, the Rev. Barbara Taylor.

Greater Zion — Stantonsburg

Greater Zion Original Free Will Baptist Church will have a morning dew service at 8 a.m. Sunday with George A. Ward as speaker.

Damascus

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

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

Amazing Grace

Amazing Grace Original Free Will Baptist Church will have Sunday school at 10 a.m. and quarterly meeting and family and friends day at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Annie Melvin as speaker.

Repha

Repha Church of God will have Sunday school at 10 a.m. and family and friends day at 11:15 a.m. Sunday with LaRosa Latham as speaker.

Rountree

Rountree Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate the third anniversary of the Rev. Norvell Cooper at 3 p.m. Sunday with Percell Cooper along with Suggs Christian Temple Church rendering the service.

Encouraging — Black Creek

Encouraging Word Ministries, 103 Center St., will have service at 11 a.m. Sunday. Mid-week Bible study is noon Wednesday.

Freedom

Freedom Ministries will have service at 10 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Dennis Battle as speaker and music by the Voices of Freedom Choir. Mid-week Bible study is 7 p.m. Wednesday.

St. John

St. John AME Zion Church will have Sunday school at 9 a.m. and will be celebrating its 151st church anniversary at 10 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Michael Bell as guest speaker and music by the Unity Choir. Mid-week Bible study is 7 p.m. Tuesday.

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 gospel choir.

Mount Sinai

Mount Sinai Church of Christ Ministries will have a women’s fellowship at 10 a.m. Saturday with the Rev. Crystal Webb of Fresh Manna Church. This is for ladies only.

Solid Rock

Solid Rock Ministries will have service at 8 a.m. Sunday at Faith Temple Mission with the Rev. Kenneth Lofton as speaker. Mid-week Bible study is at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Genesis — Elm City

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

Mount Zion

Mount Zion Progressive Primitive Baptist Church will have a holy fellowship conference Saturday and Sunday beginning with a youth service at 5 p.m. Saturday with the Rev. Marcus Atkinson of Tabernacle of God Praise and Worship Center of Stantonsburg as guest speaker and music by the Voices Anointed by God. Service is 7 p.m. Saturday with the Rev. Percell Cooper along with Suggs Christian Temple. Sunday morning worship is at 11 with the Rev. Ray Joyner along with New Beginning Christian Center of Merry Hill rendering the service.

St. Luke — Stantonsburg

St. Luke Free Will Baptist Church will have men’s day at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Willie Thomas as speaker and music by Browns Chapel Male Chorus. Lunch will follow the service.

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