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Faith Notes: March 26

An indoor yard sale is scheduled from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 1, at Asbury United Methodist Church at the corner of South Bright Leaf Boulevard and Caroline Avenue in Smithfield. Hot dogs and drinks will be available.

Community

Faith Notes: March 19

“Christmas in April,” an indoor yard sale, is scheduled from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 8, at Whitley Memorial United Methodist Church, 300 Wilson’s Mills Road, Smithfield. The sale will offer Easter and Christmas decorations, crafts, handmade gifts, home decor and kitchen items.

Community

Faith Notes: March 5

A pancake and sausage supper is scheduled from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, March 10, at the Blackman’s Grove Baptist Church fellowship center, 1458 Wood-Lee Road near Strickland’s Crossroads. The church will accept donations for the meal. A cake auction will begin at 6:30 p.m.

Community

Faith Notes: Feb. 26

A World Day of Prayer worship service is scheduled for 7 p.m. Friday, March 3, at Centenary United Methodist Church at the corner of Market and South Second streets in downtown Smithfield. This year’s World Day of Prayer theme is “Am I Being Fair to You.” For more information, call Janie P. Temple at 919-934-7008 or email janietemple@yahoo.com.

Community

Faith Notes: Feb. 19

An Ash Wednesday service is scheduled for 12:15 p.m. March 1 at Mount Zion United Methodist Church, 15772 N.C. 50 North, Garner. A light lunch will follow. An old-fashioned supper is scheduled from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday, March 11, at the church. The menu will offer fried chicken, barbecued pork, ham, chicken and pastry, hot dogs, fatback, streak o’ lean, chitterlings, collards, potatoes, hushpuppies, buttered biscuits, cakes, pies and banana pudding. The cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children ages 4-12. Children 3 and younger eat free.

Community

Faith Notes: Feb. 15

Plates of barbecued chicken will be on sale from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, March 3, at Amelia Christian Church, 1696 Amelia Church Road, Clayton. The cost is $8 per plate and includes half a chicken, boiled potatoes, green beans and hush puppies. Takeout will be available. Homemade desserts will be for sale.

Community

Faith Notes: Jan. 29

A screening of the movie “War Room” is scheduled for 5 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 12, at Believers Baptist Church, 100 Southerland Road, Clayton.

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