Church Calendar


Parkwood Baptist Church
The church will hold a BBQ Chicken Cook on Saturday, September 12 from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. at the church at 1731 Hunter Hill Road, Rocky Mount. Plates are $7 per plate if ordered in advance or $8 per plate on the day of sale, if available. For delivery, call David Brantley at 446-3121 or 985-9591. Proceeds will go to benefit the building and grounds capital projects.

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.

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.

Nashville United Methodist
The church has added a new Praise and Worship Service on Thursday nights at 6:30 p.m. The church is located at 209 E Washington Street in Nashville.

Emanuel Chapel O.F.W.B. Church
The church will hold youth day on September 6 from 9:45 until 11 a.m. at the church with the Elder Maurice Battle as the speaker and the EMC Youth Choir providing music. The church will hold its Rest Home Ministry Service on September 14 with the Outreach Choir providing music. The church will hold its Pastor Aide Service on September 16 at 7:30 p.m. with Elder Reginald Harper as the guest speaker and God Chosen Vessell Disciple of Christ's Church Family providing the music. The church will hold a fish fry on September 19 from 12 noon until. Orders are due September 6. For info, call Sister Felicia Lynch at 252-452- 2310 or a member of the church.

Faith Family Worship P.H. Center
The church will hold a BBQ Chicken Plate Sale on Friday, August 28, 2015 from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the church at 4839 Redman Road, Rocky Mount. Plates will be $7 and include potatoes, green beans, bread and cake. For more info, call Rev. Gerald Parker at 252-544-1354. All proceeds will go to building funds.

Lighthouse Baptist Church
The church will hold a BBQ Plate and Bake Goods Sale on Saturday, September 12 from 11 a.m. until 7 p.m. Eat in or take out. Plates are $8 and include BBQ Chicken, green beans, potatoes and rolls. For tickets, call 459-2779 or 443-2680.

Mount Zion First Baptist Church
The church will hold its annual Women's Day on Sunday, September 13 at 10:45 with guest speaker Reverend Mary Heath Williams, the Assistant Minister of Red Hill Baptist Church in Whitakers. Mount Zion is located at 320 W Thomas Street in Rocky Mount.
The church will celebrate the 17th anniversary Wednesday, September 16 from noon until 3 p.m. . Refreshments will be served following the service. For info, call H. Dunn or E. Belfield at 442-1627.

Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church
The church, located in Whitakers, will have their annual Fall Revival September 1 through 3 at 7 p.m. Rev. Gregory Evans will be the guest Evangelist. The church will celebrate homecoming on September 6 at 11:15 a.m. Pastor Timothy McGuire will bring forth the word.

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Rocky Mount
Sunday Salon: Is there a difference between power and economic resources? A moderated discussion, August 30, 10 a.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Rocky Mount, 516 N. Church St., Rocky Mount. For information call 972-0221.

Vaughan Chapel PH Church
Family and Friends Sunday will be celebrated Sunday, September 13 during the Worship Service at 11 a.m. with guest speaker Rev. Daniel Moss. The church is located at 7261 Vaughan Chapel Road.

Gillfield Missionary Baptist
Sunday, August 30, at 4 p.m. the Gillfield Missionary Baptist Church family will celebrate a Sacrificial Sunday. Guest speaker will be Rev. Patricia Chaves from Hickory Grove Baptist Church.

Mt. Vernon Baptist Church
Annual Women's Day Worship Service is September 27 at 11 a.m. with guest speaker Keisha Spivey, Youth Pastor of the Church on the Rise in Rocky Mount. Guest singers will be the Selah Choir from the Church on the Rise.

ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION
The Friendly Gospel Singers of Roanoke Rapids will celebrate their 15th anniversary Sunday, August 30 at 4 p.m. at the Fidelity Baptist Church, 627 Summit Road, Littleton. Special guests include The Redeemed Gospel Singers of Nashville, 2nd Chanze from Hollister, The Marvelettes of Rocky Mount, Hickory Grove Male Chorus of Castalia, Roanoke Chapel Male Chorus of Littleton, Victory Tabernacle of Deliverance Male Chorus of Princeville. Mistress of Ceremonies is Alice Bailey of Rocky Mount. For more information call 252-532-3044 or 252-529-8385.

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