World famous pianist, guitarist and songwriter John Nilsen will be returning to Mount Zion United Methodist Church for a piano concert at 7 p.m. Sept. 18. The free concert will take place in the sanctuary of the church, located at 15772 NC 50 N., Garner. A reception will take place following the event.
Alignment Church will hold a launch service at 10 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 22, at White Oak Cinemas, 1205 E. Timber Drive, Garner. For more information, visit www.alignmentchurch.org.
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Yard sale & document shredding
Lord of Life Lutheran Church in Garner will host a professional document destruction and indoor yard sale 7 a.m. to noon Sept. 28. All contributions will go to Garner area Christian ministries. For more information, call 919-662-5493.
Indoor yard sale
An indoor yard sale will be held from 7 a.m. to noon, Sept. 28 by Lord of Life Lutheran Church at 2100 Buffaloe Road, Garner. Proceeds will go to Outreach Ministries. For more information, call 919-772-9044.
A capella concert
The Master’s Men, an all-male a capella ensemble, will be in concert at 6 p.m., Sept. 29 at Saint Andrews United Methodist, 1201 Maxwell Drive, Raleigh. The public is welcome at this free concert. For more information, visit www.mastersmen.org or call the church at 919-772-4410.
Mount Zion United Methodist Church invites all vendors to its annual Christmas bazaar to be held from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Nov. 2 in the fellowship hall and chapel. Vendors will be able to display and sell artwork, jewelry, crafts and holiday gifts. There will be a snack bar with breakfast and lunch items, drinks, snacks and desserts. Vendor application forms are available at www.mountzion-umc.org. For more information, call 919-772-8415.
Shiloh Baptist Church hosts GriefShare and DivorceCare support groups from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at 3414 N. Shiloh Road, Garner. There is no cost, and participants may enter at any session. Child care is available upon request. For more information, visit www.shilohgarner.org.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints hosts a New Testament Bible study Thursdays at 7 p.m. at 1433 Aversboro Road, Garner. The group is ongoing. For more information, visit mormonbiblestudy.wordpress.com.
Men’s Bible study of Johnston County continues a verse-by-verse study of the Gospel of St. Matthew from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays, at First Baptist Church, 202 S. Fourth St., Smithfield. This study group runs through May. Visit http://www.mbsjohnstoncounty.com/.
• New Bethel Baptist Church is planning to host a craft show from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, at 2110 Benson Road, Garner. The church needs vendors for this event. Email Ruby Pearce at firstname.lastname@example.org@aol.com.