Cary News: Community

Faith Notes: Oct. 19-22

Faith and religious events for Apex, Cary, Fuquay-Varina, Holly Springs and Morrisville.

St. John’s Bible exhibit

The handwritten and hand-illustrated Gospel/Acts volume of the St. John’s Bible will be on display from 4-6 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 30, at Kirk of Kildaire Presbyterian Church, 200 High Meadow Drive, Cary. The Rev. Ann Laird Jones, Arts Ministry director at the Montreat Conference Center, will lead a program for adults and elementary school-age children and older. Free and open to the public. To attend, RSVP by October 23: 919-467-4944.

All Saints service

The chorus of White Plains Methodist Church performs the world premiere of “A Light Shines in the Darkness” at the 8:30 a.m. service Sunday, Nov. 6, at the church, 313 SE Maynard Road, Cary. Michael John Trotta, who commissioned the piece for the chorus, will attend.

Election Day service

An Election Day Communion Service is 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 8, at Saint Francis United Methodist Church, 2965 Kildaire Farm Road, Cary. All wishing to celebrate Holy Communion may attend. For more information, go to

Grief/divorce support

Triangle Marriage and Family Life Center hosts GriefShare and DivorceCare groups from 9:30-11 a.m. Saturdays at 3761 NW Cary Parkway, Suite 102. 919-267-6747.

Toy, clothing collection

Greater Life Ministries collects toys and clothes to give to homeless and needy families. The organization also collects household items, furniture, clothing and more. To arrange for donations to be picked up, call 919-274-2511 or 919-432-3323. Mail monetary donations to P.O. Box 26083, Raleigh, NC 27611.

Food pantry

The Point Church food pantry offers free groceries, a hot meal and clothing from 11 a.m. to noon Saturdays at 1503 Walnut St., Cary, and 1402 E. Williams St., Apex.

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