Smithfield Herald

Smithfield: Opinion

We fear what we do not understand

In 1962, I was a 21-year-old university student heading for Ajloun, Jordan, where I would spend my summer serving as a Baptist Student Union summer missionary. I would also be the first student to serve in this Middle Eastern nation. I was both excited and frightened.

Community

Faith Notes: April 23

Plates of barbecued chicken will be on sale from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, April 29, at Lee’s Chapel Advent Christian Church, 4154 N.C. 96 South, Four Oaks. The cost is $8, with takeout available. For more information, call 919-963-2123.

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