A country breakfast buffet is scheduled from 7 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday, March 7, at Holly Grove Advent Christian Church, 2050 Holly Grove Church Road, Benson.
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 $12 for adults and $5 for children 10 and younger.
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An Ushers Song Fest is scheduled for 3 p.m. Sunday, March 8, at Green Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, 2861 Brogden Road, Smithfield. A number of groups will sing.
The Whisnants will sing at 7 p.m. Friday, March 6, at Saint John Pentecostal Holiness Church, 276 St. John Church Road, Four Oaks. Admission is free; the church, located in the Bentonville community, will collect an offering for the group.
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.
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.
Revival services are scheduled for 7:30 p.m. March 9-11 at Mt. Zion Bible Church of God, 309 W. Edwards St., Princeton. Evangelist Hattie Lofton of Smithfield will speak.
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.
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.
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.