Garner: Community

Faith notes: Feb. 14

New Wednesday services

Hope Church, a multi-generational ministry, will be offering Wednesday night services beginning at 7 p.m. Feb. 17. Hope Church meets in the original sanctuary of Amelia Church, 1696 Amelia Church Road, Clayton. Contact: Luke Long, 919- 612-2029 or

AWANA races

The AWANA Club is holding a workshop to prepare for its annual Grand Prix, at 11 a.m. Feb. 27, in the Fellowship Hall at Hayes Chapel Christian Church. Participants will select, paint, and decorate each car to meet the specifications of the Grand Prix. The actual racing event will take place the following week at 11 a.m. March 5, with prizes for each category and other fun activities. The event is open to all ages. Spectators are welcome.

Pancake supper

Elevation United Methodist Church is hosting an all-you-can-eat pancake supper from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 4, at 5101 Elevation Road, Benson. A silent auction will take place at 7 p.m. Meals include pancakes, sausage, grits and a beverage. Tickets cost $6.

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.

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