Garner: Community

Faith notes: Aug. 16

Revival services

Wake Baptist Grove Church is holding revival services at 7 p.m. Aug. 17–21, at 302 East Main St. in Garner. The speakers for the week are, Monday: Rev. Charles Valentine Jr. from Burning Bush Ministries; Tuesday: Bishop L. Foday Farrah from Solid Rock International Ministry, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday: Rev. Dr. Harry L. White from Watts Chapel Baptist Church. For more information, contact, 919-779-6175.

Craft vendors needed

New Bethel Baptist Church needs vendors for its annual craft show to be held Nov. 14. If interested in selling your crafts at the show, contact Ruby Pearce at 919-662-1678 or email

Weeknight Worship Service

Mount Zion United Methodist Church has started a Thursday night worship service at 7:30 p.m. at 15772 N.C. 50 North, Garner.

Food pantry

Feed My Sheep food pantry is open from 9 a.m. to noon on the second Saturday of each month at Christ Community United Methodist Church, 1082 Amelia Church Road, Clayton. The food is free to anyone presenting an ID card. For more information, call 919-553-9770.

Support groups

▪  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.

▪  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.

The Growing Place

Registration is open for “Summer Fun at The Growing Place,” a 3-week program for babies and children through grade 5, at Aversboro Road Baptist Church, 1600 Aversboro Rd., Garner. Call Cassie Peacock at 919-661-0872 with questions.

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