Plates of barbecued chicken will be on sale from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 2, at Amelia Christian Church, 1696 Amelia Church Road, Clayton. The cost is $8 per plate, with takeout available. Also, baked goods will be on sale.
Plates of barbecued chicken will be on sale from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 25, at Powhatan Original Free Will Baptist Church on Powhatan Road between Clayton and Wilson’s Mills. The cost is $8 per plate, with takeout available. To place an order, call 919-612-1964.
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A fall festival and gospel jamboree will take place Saturday, Sept. 19, at Barbour’s Chapel Advent Christian Church, 164 Barbour’s Chapel Road, Four Oaks. Dinner starts at 6 p.m. Entertainment follows from 7 to 9.
Christians’ Night Out
Galilee Missionary Baptist Church will hold a Christians’ Night Out from 7:30 to 11:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 3, at the Country Club of Johnston County, 694 Country Club Road, Smithfield. The cost is $25 and includes entertainment, dinner and door prizes.
“Broken but Beautiful,” a conference for women, is scheduled from 8:45 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 26, at Wilson’s Mills Baptist Church, 652 Swift Creek Road near Wilson’s Mills. Cindy Johnson of Winston-Salem will speak. The cost is $20 and includes a coffee social, gift bag and lunch. Register at http://wmbcwomensconference.eventbrite.com. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
“Forgiven and Set Free,” a Bible study, will begin Sept. 15 at iChoose Pregnancy Support Service, 540 N.C. 42 West, Clayton. The Bible study will meet from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays for 10 weeks. It’s for women who have unresolved feelings after an abortion. For more information, call Jill Cooper at 919-585-4353.
Book fair, bake sale
Four Oaks United Methodist Church will hold its annual book fair and bake sale Sept. 16-20 at the church, 302 N. Church St., Four Oaks. Hours are 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and noon to 3 p.m. Sunday, when items will be discounted. The annual sale features books for adults and children, videos, magazines, toys, preserves and gifts.
Revival services are scheduled for 6 p.m. Sept. 20 and 7 p.m. Sept. 21-24 at Bethel Original Free Will Baptist Church, 3168 N.C. 96 South, Four Oaks. The Rev. Jamie Coats will speak. The Glorymen quartet will perform Sept. 20.
Revival services are scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Sept. 23-25 at Bentonville Disciples of Christ Church, 8566 Devil’s Racetrack Road, Four Oaks. The church will celebrate homecoming with services at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 26.
Warren’s Chapel Original Free Will Baptist Church will celebrate its 91st anniversary and homecoming at 11 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 20, at the church, 5270 U.S. 301 North, Micro. Pastor James Perry will speak, and the choir from New Daniels Free Will Baptist Church will sing. Lunch will follow the service.
A homecoming service is scheduled for 11 a.m . Sunday, Oct. 4, at Barbour’s Chapel Advent Christian Church, 164 Barbour’s Chapel Road, Four Oaks. Ricky Byrd will speak. Lunch will follow the service.
A homecoming service is scheduled for 11 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 20, at Stancil’s Chapel Original Free Will Baptist Church at the corner of highways 42 and 222 near Kenly. The Rev. Alan Stanley, a former pastor, will speak. Lunch will follow the service. Sunday School will begin at 9:30 a.m.
Faith Baptist Church will celebrate homecoming Sunday, Oct. 4, at the church, 204 Ricks Roads, Selma. Lunch will follow the morning worship service; bring a covered dish. The Rev. Craig Langdon will lead revival services at 7 p.m. Oct. 11-14.
Revival services are scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Sept. 23-25 at Sanders Grove Baptist Church on N.C. 210 west of Smithfield. The Rev. Hattie Lofton of Smithfield will speak.
Benefit golf tournaments
A golf tournament to benefit Burnell Baptist Church programs is scheduled for 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 25, at Reedy Creek Golf Course near Four Oaks. The entry fee is $60 per person. The tournament will pay cash for closest to the pin of two holes, and Outback Steakhouse will cater a meal. For more information, call the Rev. Jessie Brock at 919-820-2615.
A golf tournament to benefit Clayton Area Ministries will tee off at 9 a.m. Friday, Sept. 25, at Pine Hollow Golf Club, 3300 East Garner Road, Clayton. The cost is $300 per foursome or $75 per person. The tournament is also seeking sponsors. Proceeds will help CAM build a larger building. To enter a team or to learn more about sponsorships, call Dale Matthews at 919-550-9347 or email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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