Church Calendar

East End Baptist Church
Pastor Mack E. Battle will facilitate a special brotherhood session for men in the community every first and third Saturday at 10 a.m.
The church will hold a community prayer meeting and testimonial service at 7 p.m. each Wednesday. The service will be followed by Pastor Mack E. Battle facilitating in a verse-by-verse study of the book of 2nd Corinthians.
The church will celebrate its 90th anniversary on October 8 and 9. Dr. Ernestine H. Battle, native daughter and the Senior Pastor of New Hope FWB Church, along with her congregation, of Washington, DC, will come to share in the celebration. A block celebration will be held on October 8 from 3 until 6 p.m. with food, games, music, praise dance, and words of inspiration to the community. Dr. Battle will render the 11 a.m. service on October 9. For more info, call 985-4481.
The church will hold its annual Fall Revival October 6 and 7. The special guests will be Pastor Luther Barnes and the Restoration Worship Center and Congregation on Thursday, October 6 at 7 p.m. and Dr. James Worthy and the Saint James Baptist Church and Congregation on Friday, October 7 at 7 p.m.

Nashville United Methodist
The church will hold Revival, titled "A Celebration of Praise" October 9 through 12 at 6:30 p.m. nightly. Evangelist John Hobbs will be the guest preacher. For more information, visit The church is located at 209 E Washington Street, Nashville.

Emanuel Chapel FWB Church
The church will hold a noon day prayer service every Friday at 635 Henry Street, Rocky Mount.

Johnson Chapel M.B. Church
The church will hold Gospel Fest, "It's a Praise Party," on Sunday, October 9 at 4 p.m.
The church will hold its Fall Revival October 12 through 14 at 7 p.m. nightly with various guest preachers
The church will celebrate its 130th anniversary and homecoming on Sunday, October 16 at 11 a.m. with Pastor Achewood Benjamin as the guest preacher from Faithway Outreach Ministries in Norfolk, Virginia

United Fellowship Assembly
The Lasting Love Broadcast/Apostle Mal & Pastor Mary Williams offer free Marriage Enrichment sessions, for singles and couples on the second Friday of the month at Country Inn & Suites, 672 English Rd., Rocky Mount. For info, call 933-6935 or 459-1990.
The church, of Nashville, will present the Empowerment Conference 2016 October 10 through 14 with Friendship Church Outreach Ministries, of Capital Heights, MD. For info, call 252-933-6935 or 459-1990.
Mal Williams Ministries will hold a "New CD Release Live CD/Video Recording" on October 2 at 6 p.m. For info, call 933-6935 or 459-1990.

Taylor's Chapel Church
The church will hold a Fall Bazaar on Saturday, October 8 from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. at 1933 Sandy Cross Road in Nashville. There will be a country store, home and garden shops, a Christmas shop and bakery and gift shops. Classic cars will also be on display. For info, call Brenda Boone at 443-7813. Proceeds to go to the Family Life Center.

Christ Christian Center
The church will continue its series, "Living a Life that Pleases God," on October 2 at 10 a.m. Sunday School is at 9 a.m. The church is located at 9779 York Chapel Road, Nashville.
The church will celebrate its annual Revival October 5, 6 and 7 at 7 p.m. The speakers will include Rev. Rodney Alston, of Cedar Rock Baptist Church, Castalia on October 5; Pastor John Neal, of Rock Hill Baptist Church, of Nashville on October 6; and on Friday, Ocrober 7, Bishop Warren Lunch, of Red Budd Holy Church, of Rocky Mount.

Edgecombe/Nash and Vicinity Ministers' Wives and Ministers' Widows
The association will host a meeting on October 9 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. Call First Lady Deborah J. Battle, President, at 985-4481 or Rev. Frances Davis, First Vice President at 442-3204 for more info. Dinner is free and husbands are invited to share in separate sessions to discuss community updates.

St. John Missionary Baptist
The church will hold a pastor's appreciation service on October 9 at 3 p.m. with Rev. Harold Miller, of Tupper Memorial Baptist Church in Raleigh, as the guest speaker.
The church will observe Homecoming at the 11 a.m. worship service on October 16. The special guest speaker will be the Rev. Dr. J.B. Woodhouse, of Red Oak Grove Baptist Church, Stanhope. The church is located at 5987 Red Oak Road.

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
A representative from My Sister's House will speak at the church, located at 516 N. Church St., Rocky Mount on Sunday, October 2 at 10 a.m. For information call 977-6023.

Rock Creek Baptist Church
The church will hold its Fall Festival on Saturday, October 22 from 9 a.m. until 12 noon. This free family event will include hayrides, inflatables, games, snacks, face painting and more. Evaluations for Upwards Basketball and Cheerleading will also be held for grades K-6. Call 252-373-2704 for information or visit

Social Union Baptist Church
The church will host revival October 3 through 7 at 7:30 p.m. with guest speaker Gregory L. Evans of Crowell Missionary Baptist Church, of Halifax. There will be visiting choirs each night. The church is located at 10011 Cooper Road, Nashville.
The church will celebrate Homecoming on October 9 at 11:15 a.m.

Rock Hill Baptist Church
The church will hold a missionary program on October 2 at 4 p.m. at the church, 2553 West Old Spring Hope Road, Nashville. Pastor O.D. Sykes, of Swift Creek Baptist Church, along with his choir, will be the guest.
Faith Family Worship Center
Right Turn and Faith Family Worship Center will have their monthly Gospel Singing on Friday, October 14th. The featured group is The Ambassadors. The church is located at 4839 Redman Road, Rocky Mount. The singing begins at 7 p.m. and supper will be served at 6 p.m.

First Timothy Church of Love
The church will hold a clothes giveaway on Saturday, October 15 from 9 a.m. until the clothes give out. Men, Women, girls, boys and infant clothes will be available as well as blankets, coats and shoes. Hotdogs and sodas will also be served.

Deadline to submit church events is noon on Mondays.