Driven to Destiny Outreach Center
Women's Empowerment Supportive Service for Women of all ages is every first Monday of the month from 12 until 1 p.m. Topics include marriage, family, goals, education and life. Space is limited and seating is limited. Call 96Pastor/Prophetess Shareta Berry at 252-985-0076 Wednesday or Thursdays from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. or on Fridays from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. The church is located at 554 Paul Street in Rocky Mount.
The church will hold a Bible Study, Prayer Night Fridays, with prayer from 6 until 6:30 followed by Bible Study at 7 p.m. For info, call Pastor/Prophetess Shareta Berry at 919-438-1473.
Beulah Church of Christ
The church will hold a Fall Festival on October 10 from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. at the church at 450 E. Beulah Road in Nashville. There will be bouncy houses, games, clowns, face painting, prizes, a cake walk and food.
Emanual Chapel OFWB Church
The church will hold a Prayer, Praise and Bible Study from 7:30 until 9 p.m. every Wednesday night following the first, third and fourth Sundays of the month. This month, there will be a study of 2 Corinthians 9:1 verse by verse.
Rest Home Ministry will be October 12 at 7 p.m. at South Village Nursing Home.
The church Pastor's Aide Committee will sponsor a musical program. Various groups will be featured.
Communion Service will be held on Saturday, October 24 at 7 p.m. and on Sunday, October 25 at 9:45 a.m. with Bible Church School following at 11 a.m. Pastor Dennis Battle will bring the word and music will be by the Senior Choir
United Fellowship Assembly
The church will host an Empowerment Conference 2015, "Great Salvation," October 12 through 16 at 7:30 p.m. nightly. Day sessions at 10 a.m. Wednesday through Friday. The conference will be held at Church of Faith and Deliverance at 655 Sussex Avenue in Kinston. For info, call 459-1990 or 933-6935 or email email@example.com.
St. John Missionary Baptist Church
The church will celebrate the Pastor's 24th anniversary and hold an appreciation celebration on October 11 at 4 p.m. The guest speaker will be Rev. Linda Taybron, pastor of Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Hollister.
The church will celebrate homecoming on October 18 at 11 a.m. The speaker will be Pastor Herbert C. Scott.
Taylor's Chapel Church
The church will hold a bazaar on Saturday, October 17 from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. Breakfast will be served from 8 until 10 a.m. with a variety of biscuits for sale. Lunch will be served from 11 a.m. until. Lunch will consist of BBQ sandwiches and hot dogs. Many craft items, wreaths, jewelry, quilts, various Christmas items, baked goods and some antiques will be for sale. Proceeds will go towards the building fund. The church is located at 1933 Sandy Cross Road, Nashville.
East End Baptist Church
The church will have a church dedication and open house on Saturday, October 10 at 4 p.m. Dr. Cornelius Battle, pastor of Ebenezer Baptist Church in Durham, will render the service. The East End Combined Choirs will render the music. Pastor Mack E. Battle will preach at the church's 89th anniversary and dedication service of the new sanctuary on Sunday, October 11 at 11 a.m.
Church dedication continuation services will be held Thursday, October 15 and Friday, October 16 at 7 p.m. and on Sunday, October 18 and October 25 at 4 p.m.
Dr. Cardus Brown, of New Light Baptist Church in Greensboro, will render the service on Sunday, October 11 at 4 p.m. with music by Pastor Addie Rawls and the New Generation Christian Church Choir in Smithfield.
Pastor Mack E. Battle will facilitate a special brotherhood session for men in the community ever first and third Saturday at 11 a.m.
The church will hold a community prayer meeting and testimonial service at 7 p.m. each Wednesday. The service will be followed by Pastor Mack E. Battle facilitating in a verse-by-verse study of the book of First Corinthians.
The fall session of the East End Community Sisterhood Outreach Ministry will be held in session at 928 E Highland Avenue from October 22 through 29 from 6 until 7:30 p.m. Reverend Dorothy Ervin will be the facilitator. The topic will be "Sisters United in Prayer."
The East End Community Sisterhood will hold its Sixth Annual "Ladies in Pink" luncheon and worship service on Saturday, October 26 from 9 until 11 a.m. at Four Seasons Restaurant. This year's conference will focus on "Breast Cancer Awareness." On Sunday, October 27, a "Worship in Pink" service will be held at 11 a.m. Survivors of breast cancer will be honored. Survivors of breast cancer are asked to call 446-5442 to pre-register.
Social Union Baptist Church
The church will have revival Monday, October 5 through Friday, October 9 at 7:30 p.m. with guest speaker Rev. Kenneth Richardson of Shiloh Baptist Church of Acrola and St. John 3:16 Baptist Church of Rocky Mount. Visiting choirs will attend each night.
Homecoming is Sunday, October 11 beginning at 11:15 a.m. Social Union is located at 10011 Cooper Road in Nashville.
Christ Christian Center
The church, located at 9779 York Chapel Road, will hold revival October 28, 29 and 30 at 7 p.m. nightly with different speakers each night. For info, call Rev. Jacqueline Richardson at 459-8254.
Johnson Chapel Missionary Baptist Church
The church will celebrate its 129th Homecoming Service on Sunday, October 18 at 5 p.m. The message will be delivered by Rev. Keith Miller, Pastor of New Hope Baptist Church, Battleboro. The church is located at 317 Benvenue Road, Elm City.
Swift Creek Missionary Baptist Church
The church will celebrate their pastor, Rev. O.D. Sykes 10th anniversary on Saturday, October 10 at 5 with a musical service and on Sunday, October 11 at the 11 a.m. worship service. The special guest will be Rev. Nehemiah Smith, Jr. Pastor of Simmons Grove Missionary Baptist Church, Roanoke Rapids.
The Gospel Choir will celebrate their 32nd anniversary on Saturday, October 17 at 6 p.m.
Sandy Cross United Methodist Church
The Men and Women of the church will host a barbecue chicken plate and bake sale on Friday, October 16 from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m. at the Coopers Ruritan Club House. Plates are $7 each and baked goods are as priced. Take in or eat out.
Lighthouse Baptist Church
The church will have a trunk or treat on October 31 from 6 until 8 p.m. The church is on Reges Store Road (the old fish fry building).
Mt. Zion First Baptist Church
The church will hold its annual Usher's Anniversary on October 11 at 4 p.m. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Richard L. Battle.
Marks Chapel Baptist Church
The District Church Nurses' Association will host a singing program on Saturday, October 17 at 5 p.m. at Mark Chapel Baptist Church, 2355 Leggett Road, Rocky Mount.
Faith Family Worship Center
The church, along with Right Turn Ministries, will host its monthly gospel sing on Friday, October 9 at 7 p.m. Phil and Peggy Mitchell will be the featured singers. The church is located at 4839 Redman Road, Rocky Mount. Dinner will be served at 6 p.m.
Edgecombe/Nash & Vicinity Ministers' Wives and Ministers' Widows Association
The association is seeking Ministers' Wives and Ministers' Widows who would like to be a part of the association for the 2015-2016 year. The next meeting is scheduled for Monday, October 12 at 6 p.m.
The group will have their annual Founder's Day Banquet on Saturday, November 14 at 5 p.m. at the RT McCarter Family Life Center, 225 S. Glendale Avenue. The speaker will be Dean Leola Coston, the state President for the NC Association of Ministers' Wives and Ministers' Widows and the Dean of Education for the International Association of Ministers' Wives and Minsters' Widows Association. Tickets are $25. Contact Leading Lady Deborah J. Battle, President at 252-985-4481 or Leading Lady Shirley J. Parker at 252-977-9800 for info.
Greater Joy Baptist Church
The church will hold its annual Fall Extravaganza on October 17 at 9 a.m. The event is sponsored by GJ Senior Ministry and will be on "Preparing for the Seasoned Years of Life." Speakers will include Carol Young, of the NC Attorney General's Office, Dr. John T. Avent, Valerie Holwerda, James Sidberry and Michele McKnight. Lunch will be served afterwards. For info, call Minister Annie Stanback 252-903-0268. The church is located at 820 Nashville Road, Rocky Mount.
Macedonia Baptist Church
The church will have Fall Revival October 12 through 14 at 7 p.m. each evening. The guest speaker is Rev. Rick Gaskins from Bunn.
The church will hold Homecoming on October 18 with guest speaker, Rev. L.E. Godwin from Clayton. Servant's Heart will provide the music. Singing will begin at 10 a.m. with worship at 11 a.m. Lunch will be served after the service. For info, call 478-5880 or 883-5039.
Nashville Baptist Church
The church will hold a Homecoming Celebration on Sunday, November 1 at 11 a.m. The speaker will be the Rev. Dr. Clay Ward, Executive Director of the NC Baptist Foundation.
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