— Larry and Jeri Mercer will perform in concert at 6 p.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church in Kelly. The church is located at 16550 N.C. Hwy. 53, Kelly. For more information contact Pas. Ernie Block at 910-617-7744.
— The women of St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church will have a yard sale featuring a classic collection of ladies’ dress hats, Christmas items, etc. - at the church parish house located at 2602 W. Broad St. (Hwy 87 W.) across from the auto dealership beginning at 8 a. m.
— Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church near Dublin will host a musical program beginning at 5 p.m. Our special guest will be the New Ashley Male Choir from New Ashley Missionary Baptist Church, in Summerville, S.C. There will also be several local groups performing. Please come out and worship with us. The church is located at 633 Center Road, near Dublin.
— The musical Base Six will be performed by SWAT at the White Oak Baptist Church at 6 p.m. Admission is free. The church is located at 9724 N.C. Hwy. 53 West in White Oak. For more information call 910-876-4631 or 910-874-3315.
— U.S. veterans will be honored at 10 a.m. during Baldwin Branch Missionary Baptist Church’s morning worship service. Tributes and recognition will be presented for service performed by men and women of the army, navy, marines, air force and coast guard. Baldwin Branch is located at 4047 NC 242 Highway South, Elizabethtown.
— The Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church family invites you to join the anointed Rays of Hope Choir at 4 p.m. as they celebrate 16 years of lifting up the name of Jesus. Everyone is invited.
— The Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church will have a Pre-Thanksgiving service at 7 p.m. Pastor Doris Leach will deliver the evening message. The church is located at 10133 Highway 211 East, Council.
— There will be a pre-thanksgiving Gospel Fest at White’s Creek Missionary Baptist Church at 6 p.m. On program are Totally Committed, the Heavenly Skylights, Spirtually Uplifters of South Carolina, and many other choirs and soloists. Everyone is invited to attend.
— There will be a live recording and video taping featuring Michael Boykin and the Mighty Voices, Tammy Edwards and The Edwards Sisters, and Shawn Brown and Da Boyz at Baldwin Branch Missionary Baptist Church. Doors open at 3 p.m. and recording begins at 4 p.m.
— White Oak Family Worship Center will be having an “All you Can Eat” oyster roast and bazaar, starting at 6 p.m. Tickets are $30 each. Craft vendors of all kind will be available for you to do your early Christmas shopping. There will also be live music entertainment. Menu is Oysters, Peel and Eat Shrimp, Chicken Bog & hushpuppies. Booth rental is available for $10. For booth rental reservations or tickets please contact the church at 910-866-5343, Tickets are also available from any church member (or pay at the door). Location is 1932 Burney Road White Oak.
— There will be a free Thanksgiving meal for those in need in the community from noon until 3 p.m. at the Sword of the Lord Ministries located at 409 Martin Luther King Drive, Elizabethtown.
— The Community Outreach Evangelistic Ministry/Vertical Church meets every Thursday at 7 p.m. at the Elizabethtown Deliverance Evangelistic Center at 412 A Peanut Plant Road, Elizabethtown. There will be worship, Bible teaching/videos, prayer and refreshments. transportation will be provided for Elizabethtown residents. Contact Evangelists Doris Cromartie and Jerry Lennon at 910-879-8086.
— Elizabethtown Deliverance Evangelistic Center will offer an exercise class on Thursday nights followed by a mid-week service/Bible study. Classes will meet from 6 until 8:30 p.m. each Thursday. The church is located at 412-A Peanut Plant Road, Elizabethtown. For more information contact Doris Cromartie at 910-879-8086.
— The Elizabethtown Deliverance Evangelistic Center will host “Fit for the King” each Thursday from 6:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. each evening. Registration is free. For more information call 910-862-3222. The church is located at 412-A Peanut Road, Elizabethtown.
— I Am Inc. in conjunction with God’s Garden of Paradise Inc. will offer every month free meals and free haircuts. For more information check with Glendas Just Desserts and Lunch Counter located at 315 Martin Luther King Drive, Elizabethtown and Barbers Inn located at 410 Martin Luther King Drive, Elizabethtown.
— College Small Group will meet from 6 until 7 p.m. (ages 18 to 23) followed by AMPED Student Ministry worship service from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m. each Sunday night at Dublin First Baptist Church. The upbeat worship service will be lead by our student ministry band, and include drama, and deep Biblical teaching.
— A new Elizabethtown community mid-week ladies Bible study group is now in progress. It is open to all women in our greater Elizabethtown community whether you are active in a local church or not. It will meet on Wednesdays only, from noon to 1 p.m. at the parish house next door to St. Christopher’s Church, 2602 West Broad Street, Elizabethtown, across from the auto-dealership. Bring a light lunch.
Out of County
— The Pure In Heart will perform at 7:30 p.m. at the Full Gospel Chapel in Clinton. Admission is free and a love offering will be taken. The church is located at 1010 McKoy Street, Clinton. For more information or driving directions call 910-592-3356 or 910-592-0161.
— Dr. Bob Jones III and his wife Beneth will be speaking at Victory Baptist Church in Whiteville. Bob Jones III is the chancellor of Bob Jones University and his wife Benethhas written several books including “The Wilderness Within,” which addresses a woman’s testings in emotions and attitudes and “Mount Up on Wounded Wings,” a book for Christian women with hurtful home backgrounds. Beneth will be speaking to the ladies and young girls at 6 p.m. at Victory. Victory Baptist Church is located at 2012 South Madison Street (one-half mile south of Wal-mart). For further information call the church office at 910-642-3500. A nursery will be provided for all services.