A yard sale is scheduled from 7 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 15, at Bethel Original Free Will Baptist Church, 3168 N.C. 96 South, Four Oaks.
A yard sale is scheduled from 7 a.m. to noon St. Mark AME Church, 409 Bridge St., Smithfield. Hot dogs will be for sale too.
Vacation Bible School
Vacation Bible School is scheduled from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 15, at Asbury United Metodist Church at the corner of South Bright Leaf Boulevard and Caroline Avenue. For more information, call 919-963-2358.
A homecoming service is scheduled for 11 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 9, at St. Stephen’s Church of Christ, 308 W. First St., Princeton. Elder Calvin Deans of Running Branch Church in Clinton will speak.
A celebration of Family and Friends Day will get under way at 11 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 16, at Green Chapel Baptist Church, 2861 Brogden Road, Smithfield.
A celebration of Family and Friends Day is scheduled for 11 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 16, at Sanders Grove Baptist Church on N.C. 210 west of Smithfield. Lunch will follow the morning worship hour.
The Rev. Robert L. Dowen is the new pastor of New Covenant Life Baptist Church in Knightdale. He and his wife, Marianne, live in Clayton and have served churches in Massachusetts, North Carolina and Florida for more than 35 years. A graduate of Southeastern University in Lakeland, Fla., Dowen is an ordained minister with the International Pentecostal Holiness Church. His wife is pursuing a certificate in ministerial studies.
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