“Lady’s in Hat Prayer,” a brunch, is scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, at First Missionary Baptist Church, 500 S. Pollock St., Selma. NaKia Evans of Camden, S.C., will speak. Women should wear the hat of their choice.
DivorceCare and GriefShare support groups meet from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays at Shiloh Baptist Church, 3414 N. Shiloh Road in the Cleveland community. The support groups are free, and child care is available upon request. To learn more, call Lee Smith at 919-553-3319 or visit shilohgarner.org.
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A golf tournament to benefit Pine Level Pentecostal Holiness Church will tee off at 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 19, at the Cardinal Country Club on Parrish Memorial Road near Pine Level. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 919-697-1107 or 919-631-3814.
A golf tournament to benefit Burnell Baptist Church will tee off at 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 26, at Reedy Creek Golf Course, 585 Reedy Creek Road, Four Oaks. The cost is $60 per person. The tournament will award cash prizes for closest to the pin; Outback Steakhouse will cater lunch. For more information, call the Rev. Jessie Brock at 919-894-1418.
A Financial Freedom seminar is scheduled from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sept. 20, at Bethesda Baptist Church, 4967 U.S. 70 Business between Clayton and Smithfield. The cost is $10 per individual or couple and includes materials, child care and a continental breakfast. To register by Sept. 14, email email@example.com call the church office at 919-553-7678 between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. Monday through Thursday.
For young people
LOGOS, a faith-based program of education and fun for children and youth, has launched at Providence Presbyterian Church, 14664 N.C. 210 near McGee’s Crossroads. Meetings are from 5 to 7 p.m. on the first and third Sundays of the month. An adult Bible study meets at 5 p.m. on those Sundays. To learn more, or to register your child, visit providencepres.org.
AWANA, a club for students from age 4 through sixth grade, meets from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays at Mount Calvary Baptist Church, 5217 Barber Mill Road, Clayton. Also, the church has a youth group for students in grades 7-12. For more information, call 919-553-5187 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Family-friendly comedian David Ferrell will perform at 3 and 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, at Christ Community United Methodist Church, 1082 Amelia Church Road, Clayton. For ticket information and free child care, visit claytonccumc.org and click on “Comedy.”
A country breakfast is scheduled from 7:30 to 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 20, at New Zealand Pentecostal Free Will Baptist Church, 5312 Meadowbrook Road in the Meadow community. The cost is $6 for adults and $3 for children 12 and younger. For more information, call 919-894-4848.
A pancake and sausage supper is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 12, at New Zealand Pentecostal Free Will Baptist Church, 5312 Meadowbrook Road in the Meadow community. The cost is $6. For more information, call 919-894-4848.
Fish plates will be on sale from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, at St. John AME Church, 400 W. Watson St., Selma. The cost is $7 per plate. To place an order, call 919-965-5090 or email email@example.com.
Christ Community United Methodist Church will give away food from 9 a.m. until noon Saturday, Sept. 13, at the church, 1082 Amelia Church Road, Clayton. Recipients must present their ID card. For more information, call the church office at 919-553-9770.
Cookbook for sale
Hope Church in Clayton will sell copies of its cookbook, “Seasoned with Hope & Love,” from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, at Compare Foods, 421 E. Second St., Clayton. The book has 187 recipes, and the cost is $15.
A homecoming service is scheduled for 10:45 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 14, at Smithfield Advent Christian Church at the corner of N.C. 210 and Galilee Road west of Smithfield. A covered-dish lunch will follow the service.
Full Praise Worship Ministries has begun meeting at at 69 Barbour Road, Smithfield. Services are at 10 a.m. Sundays. The pastor is Judith A. Lights. For more information, call her at 919-437-5731.
‘Living Proof’ simulcasts
A “Living Proof” simulcast with Beth Moore is scheduled for 9 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, at St. Mary’s Grove Original Free Will Baptist Church, 7970 Raleigh Road, Benson. The cost is $20 and includes lunch. To register, call Linda Barbour at 919-868-9196 no later than Sept. 5.
A “Living Proof Live” simulcast with Beth Moore and Travis Cottrell is scheduled from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, at Quest Fellowship, 5120 Raynor Road, Garner. The cost is $20. To register, visit qfellowship.com.
Three Johnston County churches are preparing to offer Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University. Here are the churches with the start dates:
Southside Church, 2028 Orton Road, Clayton – 6 p.m. Sept. 21. For more information, or to register, call Kent Woodard at 919-553-7003.
C3 Church, 8246 Cleveland Road in the Cleveland community – 6 p.m. Sept. 16. For more information, or to register, call Abe Preciado at 919-934-3551.
Bethesda Baptist Church, 4967 U.S. 70 Business, Clayton – 6 p.m. Sept. 7. For more information, or to register, call Landon Orr at 919-553-7678.
Crafts sale, yard sale
A crafts sale and yard sale will take place from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sept. 13, at Divine Crossings Baptist Church, 440 Little Divine Road, Selma.