Garner: Community

Faith Notes

Support groups

▪  Shiloh Baptist Church hosts GriefShare, DivorceCare and DivorceCare for Kids support groups at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays 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 or call 919-553-3319.

▪  Mount Zion United Methodist Church’s Healing Hope Cancer Support Group meets from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. on the third Monday of each month, in the Share & Care classroom at the church, 15772 N.C. 50, Garner. Email or call 919-550-9092.

Bible Studies

▪  Men’s Bible study of Johnston County continues a verse-by-verse study of the Gospel of St. Matthew 7-8:30 p.m. Mondays at First Baptist Church, 202 S. Fourth St., Smithfield. This study group runs through May. Visit

Craft Fair

Mount Zion United Methodist Church will hold a spring craft fair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 18 15772 N.C. 50 North in Garner. Shop for jewelry, scarves, greeting cards, crafts, dish cloths, homemade pastries, stamps and paper crafts, wooden toys, skin care products, body care products, hand-painted children’s books, children’s crafts, and much more. Food and drinks will also be available for purchase. For additional information, call 919-772-8415 or e-mail

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