Church Calendar

Faith Family Worship P.H. Church
BBQ pork plate sale (potatoes, slaw, bread, cake) at 4839 Redman Rd., Rocky Mount. $7 per plate. Friday, Feb. 27 from 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. For more information contact Rev. Gerald Parker, 252-544-1354. Proceeds go to building fund.

Fellowship Church
Fellowship Church, 1114 S. First Street, Nashville 6:14 Gifts of Grace dance team will host their annual Praise Fest event, Saturday, March 28 at 5 pm.  This year’s theme is:  ARE YOU READY?  Dance, drama, food and fellowship.  Event is free and open to the public. For more information call 252-459-3651.

Swift Creek Missionary Baptist Church
Swift Creek Missionary Baptist Church, 2480 Swift Creek School Road, Whitakers, will hold its Deacon, Deaconess and Trustee worship service Sunday, March 1 at 4 p.m. Rev. Dwight Bryant, choir, ushers and congregation will render the service.
Spring Revival will be held March 17-19 beginning 7:15 nightly. Guest preachers: Tuesday - Rev. Milton V. Batts, Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church; Wednesday - Rev. Robert L. Faulcom, South Street Missionary Baptist Church, Littleton; Thursday - Rev. Anthony Flowers, Tillery Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, Tillery.

Sandy Cross United Methodist
Sandy Cross United Methodist Church will hold their annual Pastry Supper on Saturday, March 7 from 3:30 – 7:00 pm.  Plates are $8.00 and include yams, green beans, butter beans, dessert, and tea. For tickets or reservations, call 443-4586.

Philadelphia Missionary Baptist
Philadelphia Missionary Baptist Church on Duke Road, Nashville is planning a church educational and fellowship trip to the Amish Country in Pennsylvania April 3 through April 5. The cost of the trip will cover round trip transportation, admission into the religious drama, “Moses,” hotel fee with buffet breakfast each morning at the hotel, tour of the Amish Country and a shopping spree. If interested, call Activity Coordinator Sis. Tempsie Richardson at 252-977-0918. Money is due by February 27, 2015.

Castalia Baptist Church
Castalia Baptist Church fish fry, Main St., Castalia, Friday, Feb. 27 from 4pm - 8 pm. Eat in or take out. Curb service available. $8 per plate. A portion of the proceeds support Canann Orphanage in Haiti. 459-4663.

Nashville Baptist Church
Gardner-Webb University School of Performing & Visual Arts Music Department  presents Concert Choir 2015 -  Friday, March 6 at 7:30 p.m. at Nashville Baptist Church, 512 E. Washington St. Free and open to the public.

St. Luke Missionary Baptist
St. Luke Missionary Baptist at 2014 Drake Street, Nashville will present the 2015 Women Ministry Conference on Feb. 28. Conference part I, 9 a.m., “Preparing for my Destiny.” Session I morning speakers include: Lady Belinda Northington, Mason Grove Baptist church, Laurenceville, Va.; Lady Lue Ella Arrington, New Destiny Ministries, Rocky Mount; Minister Margaret Watkins, Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, Wendell. After lunch, “Walking Into my Destiny,” session 2, speakers include: Minister Sharonda Barnes, Community Christian Center, Zebulon; Sister Felicia Williams, St. Luke Missionary Church, Nashville.

Christ Christian Center
Christ Christian Center, 9779 York Chapel Road, Nashville welcomes speakers featuring couples from different churches March 1st at 3 p.m. Topic is Attitude of praise (Psalm 150). Music will be provided by St. Mary Church of Love, Wilson.

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. If interested in information or reservations, please contact Annie Stanback 252-903-0298 or Sandra Virgil 252-955-0463.

Driven to Destiny Outreach Center
The church presents a Women Empowerment Supportive Service for Women of all ages every first Monday of the month from 12 until 1 p.m. Topics include things women are dealing with today, such as 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 and Prayer Night Friday night, 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. 

North Roanoke Baptist Association Woman’s
Missionary Union
The North Roanoke Baptist Association Woman’s Missionary Union will hold its 19th annual mother/daughter overnight camp for girls in grades 1-12 and their moms at Camp Mundo Vista (near Asheboro, NC) on April 24-25.  Camp theme is “Happy Feet!”  Cost is $55 per person.  Registration deadline is Feb. 6.  For registration forms, go to or call (252)904-0686.

Shiloh Baptist Church
The Shiloh MB of Whitakers will celebrate its 137th anniversary on March 1 at 11:15 a.m. Rev. Bobby Henderson, Pastor of the White Oak MB Church of Middlesex along with his church family will be the guest.  Rev. Timothy McGuire invites the public to attend.

Englewood Baptist Church
The church will host its 14th Annual East Coast Men’s Bible Conference on March 13 and 14, 2015.  Men of all ages are invited to enjoy this tremendous opportunity to be a part of the largest gathering of Baptist Men on the East Coast.  Our speakers this year are Dr. Jerry Vines, Dr. Steve Gaines and Dr. Greg Mathis with special musical guest, Greater Vision.  Cost is $30 per person and you may register online at or in the Englewood Baptist Church office at 252-937-8254. 1350 S. Winstead Avenue, Rocky Mount, NC 27803.

Edgecombe / Nash Vicinity Ministers’ Wives & Ministers’ Widows Association Meeting
The Edgecombe/Nash & Vicinity Ministers’ Wives and Ministers’ Widows Association will meet, Monday March 9 at 6 p.m. at East End Baptist Church, 928 E. Highland Avenue.  All wives or widows of a licensed minister are invited to be a part of this association.  Please notify First Lady Deborah J. Battle, President at 985-4481, Rev. Katie McClain, 1st Vice- President at 442-9553, or Reverend Frances Davis at 442-3204 if you need additional information.

East End Baptist Church
Pastor Mack and First Lady Deborah J. Battle will be saluted for eleven years of service March 6-8. Theme: “Chosen to Bear Fruit”, John 15:16; Pre-Anniversary Service is March 6 at 7pm; Pastor Kevin Thurmond of Mount Zion Baptist Church (choir, ushers and congregation) of Rocky Mount. Anniversary Banquet is March 7 at 5pm; contribution $25 (Brother Charlie Odom, Caterer) at RT McCarter Family Life Center, 325 Glendale Ave. Pastor Robert Sessoms of Roanoke Salem Baptist Church, Garysburg, NC,  is the speaker. Sunday, March 8 is the Anniversary Service; 11 am morning worship with Dr. David C. Forbes, Sr., Dean of Shaw Divinity School, Pastor Emeritus Christian Faith Baptist Church, Raleigh; 5pm evening worship with Pastor O.D. Sykes, Swift Creek Baptist Church (choir, ushers and congregation) Whitakers.

Rock Hill Baptist Church
The senior choir will observe its 48th anniversary on Sunday, March 1 at 5pm. The church is located at 2553 W. Old Spring Hope Rd., Nashville.

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