Driven 2 Destiny Outreach Center
Driven 2 Destiny Outreach Center Inc is in need of volunteers to assist with the up and coming Sept. 23rd 2014 Voter Registration sign up. To learn how to Volunteer for this one day event please contact us at 919.213.1341 or email email@example.com Driven 2 Destiny Outreach Center Inc. is taking donations of women and children clothing in all sizes. You can drop off at 1201 Luper St., Rocky Mount, side entrance. Contact 252-407-8809 for information. Driven 2 Destiny is in need of 10 to 15 volunteers to help with organizing community events. Call 919-213-1341 or 252-407-8809, ask for Shareta Berry.
Vaughan’s Chapel Church
The church will have a community yard sale from 7 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Saturday, September 6, 2014. Tables are available for use in the yard sale for inside and outside for those who want to participate for $10. Also, the church will also be selling barbeque by the pound for $7.50. Tickets will be sold through Wednesday August 27th. If you are interested in using a table for the community yard sale or purchasing a pound of Barbeque please contact the church at 252-443-2929. Vaughan’s Chapel Church is located at 7261 Vaughan Chapel Road, Elm City.
Faith Family Worship P.H. Church
The church will have its BBQ Chicken Plate Sale on Friday, August 29 from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m. Plates are $7 and include green beans, potatoes, bread and cake. The church is located at 4839 Redman Road, Rocky Mount. For info, call Rev. Gerald Parker at 252-544-1354. All proceeds go to building funds.
Power House Church of God in Christ
The church will feature guest speaker, Evangelist Carolyn Lynch and Mary’s Chapel Holy Church on Friday, August 22 at 8 p.m. The church will feature guest speaker Pastor Barrett and the Greater Faith Temple, of Wadesboro, NC on Saturday, August 23 at 1 p.m. The guest speaker will be Apostle Gwen Council on Sunday, August 24 at 11:30 a.m. and Pastor Julia McDonald at 4 p.m. The church will celebrate its annual youth week with Dr. Mary Powell of Seaboard, NC as the evangelist of the week August 28 through 30 at 8 p.m. nightly. The church will hold its Upward Bound District Service on August 31 at 5 p.m. The Flame of Fire Ministry will meet on September 6 at 1 p.m. with Bishop Apelles Hart. The 14th Annual Men’s Retreat wil be held September 10 through 14th at 7:30 p.m. nightly.
Pine Chapel Baptist Church
The church, in Hollister, will hold its Annual Homecoming Service on Sunday, August 24 at 11:15 a.m. Pastor Robert G. Hedgepeth will deliver the message and the Pine Chapel Combined Choir will render the music. Dinner will be served. The church will hold Fall Revival on August 25-29, 2014 at 7 p.m. Reverend Dr. J. Vincent Terry, Sr. , the pastor of Mount Peace Missionary Baptist Church in Raleigh and the Third Vice-President of The General Baptist State Convention of North Carolina, will be the guest preacher. Different choirs will render the music each night.
Social Union Baptist Church
The church will have a Women’s Day Service on Sunday, August 24, 2014 at 11:15 a.m. The guest speaker is Minister Ida Williams of Shiloh Baptist Church of Whitakers. Social Union is located at 1001 Cooper Road, Nashville.
East End Baptist Church
East End Baptist Church, at 928 E. Highland Avenue, holds a community prayer meeting and testimonial service at 7 p.m. each Wednesday evening followed by Pastor Mack E. Battle facilitating in a verse-by-verse study of the book of 1st Corinthians. The East End Brotherhood meets on the 1st & 3rd Saturday’s of each month at 10:00 at 928 E. Highland Avenue Rocky Mount. The focus of the group is to empower men to be responsible leaders in their church and community. Pastor Mack E. Battle serves as the facilitator.
Edgecombe/Nash and Vicinity
Minsters’ Wives and Ministers’ Widows Association
The Edgecombe/Nash & Vicinity Ministers’ Wives and Ministers’ Widows Association is seeking Ministers’ Wives and Ministers’ Widows who would like to be a part of the association for the 2014-2015 year. Membership enrollment is open to all Ministers’ Wives or Ministers’ Widows who are licensed to a minister of the gospel. Please call First Lady Deborah J. Battle, President at 985-4481, Rev. Katie McClain, 1st Vice- President at 442-9553, or Reverend Frances Davis, 2nd Vice-President at 442-3204 for more information.
Mount Zion First Baptist Church
The church is holding a Sweet Hour of Prayer 12 noon service to celebrate its 16th anniversary on Wednesday, September 10th. The church is located at 320 West Thomas Street in Rocky Mount. For info, call 252-442-1627.
Christ Christian Center
On September 7, special guest will be Elder Angela King accompany by First Baptist Church, of Enfield at 3 p.m. The church is located at 9779 York Chapel Road, Nashville.
Mount Zion First Baptist Church
The Sisterhood Ministry is hosting is Annual Women’s Day on Sunday, September 14, 2014 at 11 a.m. with guest speaker Sister Jean Stephens, of Whiteville.
Swift Creek Missionary Baptist Church
The church will hold its annual Homecoming Worship Service on Sunday, August 24 at 11:15 a.m. Pastor O.D. Sykes will deliver God’s Word and the Combined Choir will render the music. Dinner will be served.
Parkwood Baptist Church
The church will hold its BBQ Chicken Cook on Saturday, September 6 from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. at the church, 1731 Hunter Hill Road. Plates are $7 each (pre-sale) and $8 each on the day of the sale. Proceeds will benefit the van ministry. For delivery call David Brantley at 446-3121 or 985-9591.
Englewood Baptist Church
The church will hold the East Coast Women’s Bible Conference on Friday, October 17 from 6:30 until 9:30 p.m. and on Saturday, October 18 from 8:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. at 1350 South Winstead Avenue in Rocky Mount. The cost is $30 per lady. Lunch will be provided on Saturday. Pre-registration is required and available on the church’s website at www.englewoodbaptist.com or by calling 252-937-8254.
Rock Hill Baptist Church
Homecoming is August 24 beginning with Sunday School at 10 am, devotion at 11:15 am and worship service at 11:30 am. Guest speaker is Rev. Jason Sloan of Hollister Chapel Baptist Church of Hollister along with his choir, ushers and congregation.
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