Food giveaway in Clayton
Feed My Sheep Food Pantry will give away food from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sept. 12, at Christ Community United Methodist Church, 1082 Amelia Church Road, Clayton. Recipients must bring their ID card. For more information, call 919-553-9770.
Plates of barbecued chicken will be on sale from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 25, at Powhatan Original Free Will Baptist Church on Powhatan Road between Clayton and Wilson’s Mills. The cost is $8 per plate, with takeout available. To place an order, call 919-612-1964.
“Broken but Beautiful,” a conference for women, is scheduled from 8:45 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 26, at Wilson’s Mills Baptist Church, 652 Swift Creek Road near Wilson’s Mills. Cindy Johnson of Winston-Salem. The cost is $20 and includes a coffee social, gift bag and lunch. Register at http://wmbcwomensconference.eventbrite.com. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
St. Mary’s Grove Free Will Baptist Church will host a Beth Moore simulcast from 9 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 12, at the church, 7970 Raleigh Road, Benson. The cost is $25 and includes lunch. To register, call Linda Barbour at 919-868-9196 or email email@example.com.
“Forgiven and Set Free,” a Bible study, will begin Sept. 15 at iChoose Pregnancy Support Service, 540 N.C. 42 West, Clayton. The Bible study will meet from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays for 10 weeks. It’s for women who have unresolved feelings after an abortion. For more information, call Jill Cooper at 919-585-4353.
Starting Sept. 8, a Bible study for women will meet at Christ Community United Methodist Church, 1082 Amelia Church Road, Clayton. The 12-week study of the Book of James will meet from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays. Child care will be available. For more information, go to http://sistersbiblestudy.wordpress.com/ or call 919-934-2441 or 919-585-4515.
New at Good Samaritan
Good Samaritan United Church of Christ in Selma will launch its new Sunday School program at 9 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 13. The interactive curriculum, “Deep Blue,” is for children ages 6-12, with a special-needs class available for children with developmental delays. The church is at 306 N. Pollock St. To learn more, visit goodsamaritanucc.org.
The Nelons will perform at 6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 13, at Piney Grove Chapel Baptist Church, 4440 Piney Grove Road, Angier. Admission is free; the church will collect an offering for the group. For more information, call 919-639-2481 or visit www.pineygrovechapel.org.
Benefit golf tournaments
A golf tournament to benefit Burnell Baptist Church programs is scheduled for 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 25, at Reedy Creek Golf Course near Four Oaks. The entry fee is $60 per person. The tournament will pay cash for closest to the pin of two holes, and Outback Steakhouse will cater a meal. For more information, call the Rev. Jessie Brock at 919-820-2615.
A golf tournament to benefit Clayton Area Ministries will tee off at 9 a.m. Friday, Sept. 25, at Pine Hollow Golf Club, 3300 East Garner Road, Clayton. The cost is $300 per foursome or $75 per person. The tournament is also seeking sponsors. Proceeds will help CAM build a larger building. To enter a team or to learn more about sponsorships, call Dale Matthews at 919-550-9347 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
Revival services are scheduled for 6 p.m. Sept. 6 and 7 p.m. Sept. 7-11 at Friendship Baptist Church on Greenleaf Road a half-mile south of McGee’s Crossroads. The revival could continue past Sept. 11.
Burning Bush Holiness Tabernacle will celebrate homecoming at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 13, at the church, 714 W. Market St., Smithfield. The Rev. Douglas Sutton will speak. He is pastor of Goldsboro Tabernacle of Prayer Church.
Starting Sept. 13, Grace Episcopal Church will offer “Deep Blue,” an interactive Sunday School program for children. The program will meet at 9:30 a.m. Sunday. Also on Sept. 13, adults at Grace Episcopal will begin a five-week introduction to the New Testament. The church will serve Communion at 10:30 a.m. that Sunday. A potluck lunch will follow the service. Grace Episcopal is seeking volunteers for its after-school tutoring program, which meets from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays. To help out, call Timolee Dohner or Pastor John Gibson at 919-553-2810. The church, at 111 Lee Court in Clayton, will hold its annual yard sale from 7 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 10.
A celebration of Family and Friends Day will begin at 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 13, at Mount Sinai Holy Church in Pine Level. Bishop Thomas Davis of Cathedral of Love in Spring Hope. For directions, call 919-464-6519.
A homecoming service is scheduled for 10:45 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 13, at Smithfield Advent Christian Church at the corner of Galilee Road and N.C. 210 west of Smithfield. Lunch will follow the service.
“Women in the Pulpit” is scheduled for 11 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 13, at Sanders Chapel United Methodist Church on Brogden Road east of Smithfield. Tammy Ward will speak. Lunch will follow the service.
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