Greater Joy Baptist Church
The church is hosting a trip to Orlando, Florida June 14th to 20th, 2015 to visit the Holy Land Experience along with other areas. For info, call Annie Stanback 252-903-0298 or Sandra Virgil 252-955-0463.
Galatia AME Church
The church will hold its "Friends with Friends" Pack-a-Pew Rally on Saturday, April 25 at 5 p.m. at the church. For info, call Rev. Brown at 212-1602.
The church will hold its 100 Women in Red and White program on Sunday, April 26 at 3:30 p.m. The theme will be "Eight Women of the New Testament." The event will kick off with a mini concert followed by women speaking about eight women in the new testament. For info, call Arthelia Matthews at 459-9398. The church is located at 320 Galatia Street in Nashville.
The church will hold its Raindrops of Blessings Gala on Saturday, May 30 with a Black Tie Banquet featuring Dr. Bob C. Pulley as the kenote speaker and entertainment by the Mime Team, Praise Dancers and including Hair and Fashion, Comedy and music. The event will be held at the Edgecombe County Incubator, 110 Fountain Park, Battleboro. Tickets are $50. For info, contact Rev. Brown at 212-1602.
Rock Hill Baptist Church
The church will observe Women's Day on May 24 beginning with Sunday School at 10 a.m., devotion at 11:15 a.m. and worship at 11:30 a.m. Sister Charlene Wilkes from Bethel AME Church of Spring Hope will be the guest speaker. Music will be provided by New Hope Choir of the Drake Community. The church is located at 2553 W Old Spring Hope Road in Nashville.
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 Pastor/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.
Englewood Baptist Church
FLAME will be in concert May 1st beginning at 6:30 p.m.; doors open at 5 p.m. He will be joined by The Ambassador and Humble Tip from Liberty University. FLAME is a Christian hip hop recording artist with Clear Sight Music. Tickets are $5 in advance or $7 at the door and can be purchased in the church office or online at iTickets or www.englewoodbaptist.com. Community mission organizations will be present with booths and vendors will be providing food.
Faith Family Worship P.H. Church
The church will hold a BBQ Chicken Plate Sale on Friday, April 24 from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. at the church, 4839 Redman Road, Rocky Mount. Plates are $7 each and include BBQ Chicken, green beans, potatoes, bread and cake. For info, call Rev. Gerald Parker at 544-1354.
Nashville Baptist Church
The church will hold a free music concert with Sunday Drive on Friday, May 15 at 7 p.m. at the church, located at 512 E Washington Street in Nashville. Sunday Drive won the 2014 Inspirational Country Vocal Group of the Year Award.
First Timothy Church of Love
The church will hold a "Women's Day" with a prayer breakfast on May 2 at 8 a.m.. Speakers will be Pastor Shirley Staton, Rev. Nancy McDaniels and Min. Edna Parker. On Sunday, May 3 at 4 p.m. the guest sepaker will be Pastor Willie Mae Bryant of Victory Tabernacle of Faith and Deliverance. The church is located at 3476 Vick Road, Nashville.
Barnes Hill OFW Church
The church will hold its Spring Revival April 29 through May 1 at 7 p.m. Reverend Lloyd Hargis will be the speaker on April 29, Reverend Billy Toler will be the speaker on Thursday, April 30 and Reverend Chuck Owens will be the speaker on Friday, May 1. Nursery will be provided. The church is located at 5592 West Mount Drive extension in Nashville. For info, call 442-0459.
Redd Budd Holy Church
The church will hold a Charlie Canty and Friends Gospel Music Program on April 25 at 4 p.m. with the Soul Survivors, of Bailey, Men of Faith, of Goldsboro, Anointed by Christ, of Scotland Neck, Original Bright Stars, of Rocky Mount, Gospel Trumpeters, of Sharpsburg, Gloria Harrison and the Gospel Singers of Rocky Mount, Higher Purpose of Rocky Mount; Johnny Yelverton and the Yelverton Singers of Wilson; William Rigsby and the Singing Angels of Nashville and Grace Horton and the Gospel Savior Seekers, of WIlson. The church is located at 1108 Luper Street in Rocky Mount.
Gillfield Missionary Baptist Church
The church's Male Chorus will celebrate their 18th Choir Anniversary on April 26th at 4 p.m. The church is located at Highway 561 and Gillfield Loop Road in Wood.
Emanuel Chapel O.F.W.B. Church
Holy Communion Service will be held on April 25 at 7 p.m. at the church at 635 Henry Street in Rocky Mount. The EMC Minster's Choir will provide music.
A prayer, praise and Bible Study will be held on April 29 at 7:30 p.m. at the church with Elder Dennis Battle.
The church will celebrate youth sunday on May 1 at 9:45 a.m. with Elder Maurice Battle and the EMC Youth Choir.
Macedonia Baptist Church
The church will have Spring Revival Services April 26 through 29 with Evangelist Royce Williams as the speaker. Services on April 26 are at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Services April 27 through 29 are at 7 p.m. There will be special singing each night. For info, call 478-5880 or 883-5039.
St. John Missionary Baptist Church
The church will hold its annual Choir Day Program on Sunday, April 26 starting at 3 p.m. The church is located at 5987 Red Oak Road.
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
There will be a moderated discussion on "White Privilege" at the 516 N. Church St., Rocky Mount on Sunday, April 26 at 10 a.m.
Christ Christian Center
The Free Women in Christ Conference will be held April 29, 30 and May 1 at 7 p.m. with Evangelist Elizabeth Stancile, of the Church of God in Castalia, as the speaker on Wednesday. Music will be by Brother Ricky Simmons. Thursday's speaker will be Evangelist Angela King of First Baptist Church of Enfield, accompanied by the choir and congregation. Friday's speaker will be Elder Matthew McFarlin, of Ray of Hope Christian Center in Whitakers, accompanied by the choir and congregation.
West Haven Presbyterian Church
The church will host a Spring Concert Series featuring Katherine Lakoski on Sunday, April 26 at 3 p.m. She is one of America's most acclaimed singers performing throughout the United States and Europe. A love offering will be received at the doors to defray the cost of the program. The church is located at 1001 West Haven Boulevard, Rocky Mount.
North End Missionary Baptist
The church will host a Women's Conference on Friday, May 1 at 6 p.m. The keynote speaker will be Dr. Cynthia Hale, the founder and pastor of Ray of Hope Christian Church in Decatur, Georgia. The conference will be held at the Gateway Convention Center in Rocky Mount. Registration is $35. The deadline to register is April 15. For info, call 446-7755 or 904-8276.
Shiloh Baptist Church
The church will have a two-night Women's Fellowship Service on April 28 and 29 at 7 p.m. On Tuesday night, Rev. Nancy McDaniel and the House of Resurrection Church of Whitakers will be the special guest and on Wednesday night, Minister Gloria Hinton, the Associate Minister of the Zion Cross MB Church of Whitakers will be the special guest.
Vaughan Chapel Church
The church will host a BBQ and Community Yard sale on Saturday, April 25. BBQ will be sold by the pound for $7.50 from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Proceeds will help pave the church parking lot. A community yard sale will be held from 7 a.m. until 1 p.m. Tables will be available inside and outside for $10 for those who want to participate. For info, call 443-2929. The church is located at 7261 Vaughan Chapel Road in Elm City.
East End Baptist Church
The church will hold a community prayer meeting and testimonial service at 7 p.m. each Wednesday evening. The service will be followed by Pastor Mack E. Battle facilitating in a verse-by-verse study of the book of First Corinthians.
Pastor Mack E. Battle and the East End Community Brotherhood Outreach Ministry will facilitate a special brotherhood session for men in the community each first and third Saturday at 11 a.m.
The Sisterhood Outreach Ministry will host its annual Summer Excursion August 9 through 14th. Contact Deborah Battle at 985-4481 for info.
The Sisterhood Outreach Ministry will celebrate Mother's Day with a "Rainbow Brunch" on Saturday, May 9 at 9 a.m. The speaker will be Deaconess Annie Battle. The brunch will be held in the fellowship hall.
Edgecombe/Nash and Vicinity Minsters' Wives and Ministers' Widows Association
The Association will meet on Monday, May 4 at 6 p.m. at East End Baptist Church, 928 E. Highland Avenue, Rocky Mount.
The Association will host their Third Annual Closet and Barbecue Chicken Plate Sale onMay 1 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Farmer's Market on Peachtree Street. Proceeds will assist in funding from the Susan G. Koeman "Race for the Cure" Breast Cancer Awareness initiatives, scholarships and the Central Orphanage in Oxford. For info, call First Lady Shirley J. Parker at 977-9800.
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