Plates of barbecued chicken will be on sale from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, March 6, 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. Homemade desserts will be for sale.
An old-fashioned supper is scheduled from 3 to 7 p.m. Saturday, March 7, at Stones Creek Advent Christian Church on Woods Crossroads Road five miles south of Benson. The menu will feature chitterlings, barbecued pork, fried chicken, chicken pastry, rabbit, collards, cabbage, cornbread and desserts. The buffet is $10 for adults and $5 for children 9 and younger.
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Starting March 22, Grace Episcopal Church in Clayton will offer Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Sundays. The church is at 111 Lee Court. For more information, or to sign up, call Pastor John Gibson at 919-553-2810.
Also at Grace, “A Journey with Mark,” a six-week exploration through scripture and art, will begin at 9:30 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 22. “Listening to God,” an ancient practice of prayer and scripture, meets from noon to 12:45 p.m. Tuesdays at the church.
The annual HIV/AIDS revival is scheduled for 6:45 p.m. March 1-3 at First Missionary Baptist Church, 403 Caswell St., Smithfield. The following will speak: the Rev. Sterling Freeman, pastor of First Missionary, March 1; Pastor Christine Allen of Mt. Zion Church of Deliverance, March 2; and the Rev. DeAshley Curtis Jr., pastor of Green Chapel Baptist Church, March 3. For more information, call J.B. Woodhouse at 919-965-6760.
Revival services are scheduled for 6 p.m. March 8 and 7 p.m. March 9-11 at New Zealand Pentecostal Free Will Baptist Church, 5312 Meadowbrook Road in the Meadow community. The Rev. Della Grace Hargis will speak.
Lenten season at Horne Memorial
Here’s the schedule for remaining Lenten season services at Horne Memorial United Methodist Church on Second Street in downtown Clayton:
Palm Sunday – March 29, with traditional worship services at 8:30 and 11 a.m. in the sanctuary and a contemporary worship at 9:45 a.m. in the fellowship hall.
Maundy Thursday service – 7 p.m. April 2 in the sanctuary.
Good Friday service – 7 p.m. April 3 in the sanctuary.
Easter Sunday – April 5, with traditional worship services at 8:30 and 11 a.m. in the sanctuary and a contemporary worship at 9:45 a.m. in the fellowship hall.
For more information, call the church office at 919-553-6464, Ext. 121.
For young people
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.
Edgerton Memorial United Methodist Church in Selma offers Mother’s Morning Out, a free child-care program. While moms run errands or go to appointments, their children take part in Bible stories, activities, crafts, music and more. Hours are 9 a.m. to noon Wednesdays through May 20. The registration form is online at edgertonumcofselma.com.