Nashville Baptist Church
Nashville Baptist Church is having a Community Fun Day & AWANA Kick-Off Celebration for the entire family on Saturday, September 13th from 10 am to 3 pm. This is a fun event for all ages! There will be inflatables for kids; food/drinks; games; and much more - Admission is FREE. The rain date is September 20th from 10 am to 3 pm. Nashville Baptist is located on 512 E. Washington Street. Please call the church office at 459-3403 for more information.
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 for the youth ministry and the Wednesday night supper meals. The church can deliver bbq or you can come by the church and pick up your bbq by the pound from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. 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 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.
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.
Emanuel Chapel O.F.W.B Church
The church holds noon day prayer every Friday at 635 Henry Street in Rocky Mount.
The church will hold a Prayer, Praise and Bible Study every first and third Wednesday Night from 7:30 until 9 p.m. This month, the church is studying 3rd Corinthian 1:1 verse by verse.
The church family will render music at First Calvary for its annual Church Fall Revival on September 2 at 7:30 p.m. First Calvary is located at 823 Beal Street, Rocky Mount.
The church’s Youth Department will be sponsoring a Soul Food and Talent Show Service convening at L N Forbes Tabernacle, 1800 Lane Street, Wilson.
The church will hold its Annual Church Anniversary and Home Coming Day Celebration on September 14th at 635 Henry Street, Rocky Mount. Service will start on Sunday, at 10 a.m. with Bible Church School followed at 11 a.m.
The church will be having Rest Home Ministry Service on September 15 at 7 p.m. at South Village Nursing Home with guest preacher, Evangelist Willistine Cooper and the Outreach Choir.
The church Pastor’s Aide will sponsor a Pastor’s Aide Service on September 17th with guest preacher Pastor Lisa Mercer, along with the Disciples of Christ’s Faith Ministries Church Family.
The church will celebrate its Shepard, Supervisor, Elder Dennis Battle, Senior Pastor for his annual Pastor’s Anniversary Celebration from September 24th through 28th, 2014. The celebration will begin 7:30 p. m. nightly. Services will be held at 635 Henry Street, Rocky Mount, NC 27803.
Edgecombe/Nash and Vicinity
Minsters’ Wives and Ministers’ Widows Association
The Edgecombe/Nash & Vicinity Ministers’ Wives and Ministers’ Widows Association is having their kick-off meeting for 2014-2015 session, September 15th at 6 p.m. at East End Baptist Church 928 E. Highland Avenue. 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.
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.
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.
St. John Missionary Baptist Church
The church will hold fall revival nightly September 15th through 17th 2014 starting at 7:15pm. Guest speaker is Rev. Richard Battle,Thorne Chapel Baptist Church, Rocky Mount, NC.
Gillfield Missionary Baptist Church
The church will observe Women in Hats, along with an afternoon of singing from different churches and groups, on Sunday, August 31 at 4 p.m. The church is located at Highway 561 and Gillfield Loop Road in Wood.
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