A pancake and sausage supper is scheduled from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 26, at First Baptist Church, 403 N. Main St., Four Oaks. The cost is $6, with takeout available. Also, homemade baked goods will be for sale.
A yard sale is scheduled from 7 a.m. to noon Saturday, March 5, in the fellowship at Pisgah Baptist Church, 3689 N.C. 210, Smithfield. Breakfast items and baked goods will be available too.
An all-you-can-eat pancake supper is scheduled from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 4, at Elevation United Methodist Church, 5101 Elevation Road, Benson. The cost is $6 and includes pancakes, sausage, grits and beverage.
A barbecue competition will take place March 11-12 at First Baptist Church, 411 N. Fayetteville St., Clayton. Twelve professional teams will compete. For $10, the public can sample barbecue from each team and then vote for a favorite. Twelve certified judges will also weigh in. Proceeds will go to summer missions. To learn more, visit www.bbqformissions.org.
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A spaghetti dinner is scheduled from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27, at Believers Baptist Church, 10 Southerland Road, Clayton. Plates are $8 for adults and $5 for children 10 and younger.
Plates of barbecued chicken will be on sale from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, March 4, at Amelia Christian Church, 1696 Amelia Church Road, Clayton. Plates are $8 and include half a chicken, boiled potatoes, green beans and hush puppies. Homemade desserts will be on sale. Takeout will be available.
An observance of African Heritage Day is scheduled for 11 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 28, at Avery Grove AME Zion Church on Freedom Road, Smithfield. The Rev. Tony Williams, pastor of First Missionary Baptist Church in Princeton, will speak. The choir from his church will sing.
A class in Bible prophecy will begin at 9:45 a.m. Sunday, March 6, at Selma Baptist Church, 1500 N. Webb St., Selma. Dr. Norman Mathers will teach the class. For more information, call the Rev. Steve Kirk, pastor, at 919-965-3228.
A Black History Month program is scheduled for 5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27, at Green Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, 2861 Brogden Road, Smithfield.
The Rev. Winfred E. Parker is celebrating his first anniversary as pastor of Howell Chapel Church of Christ, 214 E. Preston St., Selma. A banquet in his honor is scheduled for 6 p.m. Saturday, March 12. For tickets, which are $25, call Eddie Smith 919-614-4136, Michele Hinton 919-521-3966 or Sonja Pierce 919-437-8341. Services in the pastor’s honor are scheduled for 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Sunday, March 13.
A Black History Month service is scheduled for 11 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 28, at Mt. Sinai Holy Church in Pine Level. Elder Stevie Robertson of Anointed Vision Ministry in Smithfield will speak. For directions to the church, call 919-464-6519.
At 6 p. m. Wednesdays, Faith Baptist Church in Selma hosts meals for children. Bible study for kids follows at 6:30. Parents are welcomed to attend. The church is at 204 Ricks Road.
Good Samaritan United Church of Christ has moved from Selma to The Clayton Center, 111 E. Second St., Smithfield. Worship is at 9 a.m. Sundays, with fellowship following. Christian education is at 11 a.m. The church’s youth group meets two Sundays a month, and a special-needs youth group meets during the week. The church made the move in part because The Clayton Center is easily accessible to the handicapped.
Hope Church in Clayton how has Wednesday services at 7 p.m. in the sanctuary at 1696 Amelia Church Road. To learn more about the church, call the pastor, Luke Long, at 919-612-2029 or visit hopechurchclayton.com.
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