Packing crew

Packing crew

Courtesy photoA group from Tar Heel Baptist Church volunteered at the Operation Christmas Child Processing Center in Charlotte by packing shoeboxes to...

December 7th, 2015 |  


Church to host Parker in concert

Church to host Parker in concert

WHITE OAK — The congregation of White Oak Baptist Church will help the community celebrate the new year by hosting a concert by Ivan Parker at i...

December 6th, 2015 |  


77 families aided by church for Thanksgiving

77 families aided by church for Thanksgiving

ELIZABETHTOWN – On Tuesday, Nov. 23, the Baldwin Branch Missionary Baptist Church distributed 60 Thanksgiving baskets to Bladen County families ...

December 6th, 2015 |  


Put ghosts of the past where they belong

Put ghosts of the past where they belong

In Charles Dickens’ classic Christmas tale, the Ghost of Christmas Past came to Ebenezer Scrooge to make him face his own history. There Scrooge...

December 4th, 2015 |  


Special performance

Special performance

WHITE OAK — The gospel group Rapture Road Quartet will perform on Sunday, Dec. 6, at Christ Community Baptist Church and lead the morning worshi...

December 1st, 2015 |  


Just a little help goes a long way

Just a little help goes a long way

“She laid him in a manger because there was no room for him in the inn,” begins the most widely known Advent story. Another one known almo...

November 27th, 2015 |  


Church calendar

Nov. 27— A special 15th year memorial tribute to the Shipman family will be held at Saint James AME Zion Church on Twisted Hickory Road in Blade...

November 26th, 2015 |  


Visiting the firefighters

Visiting the firefighters

Dublin First Baptist Church Day School teachers Wanda Bryan and Kitty Raynor recently took their students to Dublin Fire Department to visit with fire...

November 23rd, 2015 |  


Feeling out-of-whack

Feeling out-of-whack

Ever feel out-of-whack? Like things in your life are not working right? Here’s this week’s story …For many years my Mother has had p...

November 22nd, 2015 |  


A simple case of the bursting baskets

A simple case of the bursting baskets

Earlier this year a 92-year-old Georgia woman named Josephine King was expelled from her church, a church she had been a member of for more than 50 ye...

November 20th, 2015 updated: November 20th, 2015. |