Food giveaway in Clayton
Feed My Sheep Food Pantry will give away food from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, May 9, at Christ Community United Methodist Church, 1082 Amelia Church Road, Clayton. Recipients should bring their ID card with them.
National Day of Prayer
A National Day of Prayer observance is scheduled for noon Thursday, May 7, at Four Oaks Town Hall, 304 N. Main St., Four Oaks. Pastors will lead prayers for government, families, education, the military, emergency personnel and others. For more information, call 919-963-6337.
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A mother-daughter banquet is scheduled for 6 p.m. Saturday, May 9, at First Baptist Church, 202 S. Fourth St., Smithfield. The Rev. Irene Perry of Durham will speak. The cost is $25 per person. The banquet is a project of the Women’s Ministry of Mount Vernon Christian Church in Clayton. For more information, call 919-553-8539.
Plates of barbecued chicken will be on sale from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, May 8, at Powhatan Original Free Will Baptist Church, 3468 Powhatan Road, Clayton. The cost is $8 per plate. To place an order, call 919-612-1964.
Barbecue plates will be on sale from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, May 15, at Baptist Center Church, 2163 Ranch Road, Clayton. The cost is $8 per plate, with takeout available. For orders of 10 or more plates, go to baptistcenterchurch.org.
New church in Clayton
Grace Reformed Presbyterian Church worships at 11 a.m. Sundays at 591 Guy Road, Clayton. That’s just south of Amelia Church Road near Clayton Middle School. To learn more, go to gracereformed.church.
Canaanland will sing at 10:45 a.m. Sunday, May 3, at Saint John Pentecostal Holiness Church, 276 St. John Church Road, Four Oaks. Dinner will follow.
A women’s conference is scheduled for 5 p.m. May 3 and 7:30 p.m. May 6-8 at JMI Worship Center, 11155 U.S. 70 Business West, Clayton. For directions, or for more information, visit jmiministriesinc.org or call 919-201-1875 or 919-633-3015.
The Rev. Anthony Raeford is celebrating his fifth anniversary as pastor of Galilee Missionary Baptist Church, 2017 Galilee Road, Smithfield. Services in his honor are scheduled for 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Sunday, May 3.
Revival services are scheduled for 10:30 a.m. May 17 and 7 p.m. May 18-20 at Divine Crossings Baptist Church, 440 Little Divine Road, Selma.
The Daughters of Faith, a Bible study group, will hold a Mother’s Day prayer breakfast at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 9, at the Morning Glory Inn, 507 Second St., Clayton. For more information, call Jeanelle McLaughlin at 919-333-5465 or email her at email@example.com.
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