Garner: Community

Faith notes: June 12

Vacation Bible school

Oakland Presbyterian Church’s vacation Bible school is Sunday, June 19, through Thursday, June 23, at 8927 Cleveland Road, Clayton. The event is 6:30-8:30 p.m. Sunday and 5:30-8:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday.

To register, call the church office at 919-934-5476 or email Annice Broadwell at Registration is open until the class is full or until Friday, June 17.

Women’s Conference 2016

The conference at Word of God Fellowship Church will be at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 23, and Friday, June 24, and at 10 a.m. Sunday, June 26, at 3000 Rock Quarry Road, Raleigh.

Pastor Rosa Herman of Harvest Family Church, Apostle Mary McKenzie of Faith Assembly Christian Center and host Pastor JoeNell Summerfield will speak. For details, go to

Pancake breakfast

Oakland Presbyterian Church hosts its annual Pancake and Sausage Breakfast from 7-9:30 a.m. Monday, July 4, for $5 ($3 for ages 12 and younger) at 8927 Cleveland Road, Clayton.

Proceeds will be used to support the church’s programs for kids and youth.

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 6:30-7:30 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. 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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