Johnston Piney Grove Annual Homecoming & Revival
Homecoming services at Johnston Piney Grove Baptist Church will take place at 10 a.m. on Aug. 2, and revival is at 7 p.m. Aug. 3-5, at 1691 Barber Mill Road in Clayton. The guest evangelist will be Reverend Lamont Johnson of Providence Missionary Baptist Church in Rockingham. For more information, contact: Sharon Vinson, 919-553-5056 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
A special one-time screening of Princess Cut, the Christian romantic drama that affirms purity, will take place, beginning at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 4, at Regal White Oak Stadium 14, 1205 Timber Drive East in Garner. Princess Cut stars local actor Rusty Martin Sr. as a struggling farmer who helps his head-strong daughter discover the power of true love in their rural Carolina town. Rusty Martin Jr. plays opposite his dad and they both will be present as well as other cast and crew. Tickets are available online only at: https://www.tugg.com/events/25648.
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Vacation Bible school
▪ Oakland Presbyterian Church will host its annual vacation Bible school, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday and 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sunday, July 19-23, at 8927 Cleveland Road, Clayton. Dinner will be served Monday through Thursday. The theme this year is Gospel Light’s SonSpark Labs for ages 3 through rising 5th graders. An adult class will be presented by pastor Andrew Ruth, titled Bible 101. Nursery for children 2 and under will be available for adults attending the Bible 101 class. To register call the church office or check our website at www.oaklandpresbyterianchurch.org. All forms must be returned to the church office by Friday, July 10. Phone number is 919-934-5476. Email is email@example.com.
▪ The First Presbyterian Church of Garner will hold vacation Bible school, from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, August 2 through Tuesday, August 4, in the Fellowship Hall, at 503 Lakeside Drive in Garner. There will be light dinner served each night in addition to Bible stories, games and crafts. Classes are provided for pre-school to Grade 5 using Gospel Light’s SonSpark Labs theme. Interim pastor Debbie Osterhoudt will lead the adult Bible study. For more information, call the church office, at 919-772-0727.
Craft vendors needed
New Bethel Baptist Church needs vendors for its annual craft show to be held Nov. 14. If interested in selling your crafts at the show, contact Ruby Pearce with your information, at 919-662-1678, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Weeknight Worship Service
Mount Zion United Methodist Church has started a Thursday night worship service at 7:30 p.m. The church is at 15772 N.C. 50 North, Garner.
Feed My Sheep food pantry is open from 9 a.m. to noon on the second Saturday of each month at Christ Community United Methodist Church, 1082 Amelia Church Road, Clayton. The food is free to anyone presenting an ID card. For more information, call 919-553-9770.
▪ Mount Zion United Methodist Church’s Healing Hope Cancer Support Group meets from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. on the third Monday of each month, in the Share & Care classroom at the church, 15772 N.C. 50, Garner. Email email@example.com or call 919-550-9092.
▪ Shiloh Baptist Church hosts GriefShare, DivorceCare and DivorceCare for Kids support groups at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays at 3414 N. Shiloh Road, Garner. There is no cost, and participants may enter at any session. Child care is available upon request. For more information, visit www.shilohgarner.org or call 919-553-3319.
The Growing Place
Registration is open for “Summer Fun at The Growing Place,” a 3-week program for babies and children through grade 5, at Aversboro Road Baptist Church, 1600 Aversboro Rd., Garner. Call Cassie Peacock at 919-661-0872 with questions.
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