Aug. 27

— Central Presbyterian Church will be holding a Men’s Day Program at 3 p.m. honoring Elder Eunice George Jones and Elder Eula Spaulding. The guest speaker is Romeo Spaulding, their nephew from Capitol Heights, Md. All are invited to attend. Light refreshments will be served after the program. Central Presbyterian Church is located at 7280 Hallsboro Road in Clarkton.

— Refuge of Deliverance Ministries, located at 203 Martin Luther King Drive in Elizabethtown, will host a Shoe Rally Service on behalf of the kingdom building at 5 p.m. Various speakers will participate.

— The Baldwin Branch Missionary Baptist Church ushers and greeters will be jointly celebrating their anniversary at 3:30 p.m. Baldwin Branch is located at 40417 N.C. 242 South in Elizabethtown.

Sept. 1-2

— A community yard sale will be held at Lasley’s Motel, located at 1930 White Lake Drive in White Lake, from 8 a.m. until? For sale will be various items from the historic Lasley’s Motel and cottages, household goods, appliances, furniture and much more. Proceeds will benefit the White Lake Christian Camp and Retreat Center.

— First Baptist Church, located at 521 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive in Bladenboro, celebrates the 104th church anniversary at 11 a.m. The speaker for the occasion will be Pastor Gregory D. Taylor. Call 910-863-3575 or 910-258-2377.

Sept. 3

— An open house will be held at the White Lake Christian Camp and Retreat Center from 2 to 4 p.m. The public is invited.

— White’s Creek Missionary Baptist Church, located at 6838 Airport Road in the Lisbon community, will host a homecoming with morning services, followed by dinner and an afternoon service at 3:30 p.m. (with the Rev. Q. Jimmel Williamson and Pleasant Union in charge). For information call Laurine Murchison at 910-645-6171.

Sept. 9

— A benefit for the Rev. Danny Lewis will be held at the White Oak Community Civic Club from 4:30 to 7 p.m. The event will include a steak plate sale for $12.50 per plate, as well as a silent auction. Tickets are available at Cain’s Grill and local churches.

Sept. 16

— The public is invited to a Choir Celebration at 6 p.m., hosted by White’s Creek Baptist Church, located at 6838 Airport Road in the Lisbon and White’s Creek communities. The event will celebrate The Voices of Praise 31sy anniversary.

Sept. 17

— Baker’s Creek AME Zion Church, located at 646 Center Road in Elizabethtown, will celebrate its 155th anniversary during its morning worship service at 11 a.m. Lunch will be served immediately after the service. Then at 3 p.m., the Rev. Charlrean Batten Mapson and the St. Mark AME Zion Church of Whiteville will render a special service. All friends, family and neighboring churches are invited.

Sept. 29-Oct. 1

— Mt. Zion AME Zion Church Women’s Weekend — RECOVERY Women’s Conference doors open at 6 p.m. at Bladen Community College. Worship is at 7 p.m. Anyone with questions call 910-247-6579, text or email to or check out our website at

Out of county



• 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 Glenda’s 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.

• Dublin First Baptist Church Day School is now accepting registration for 2, 3, & 4 years old half-day classes. Call 910-862-2277 or 910-876-0419 for more information.

• Living Springs Church holds a Women’s Fellowship every fourth Sunday evening beginning at 6:30 p.m. The church is located at 909 S. Poplar St., Elizabethtown.

• I Am Inc. will offer a free yard sale. Open day and night located at 900 block of Peanut Plant Road, Elizabethtown.

• A Power In The Word Ministry Bible study will take place every Thursday from 8:10 to 8:30 p.m. at your location by phone. Call 605-475-4120 and join in (ID number – 3390591#). The teacher is Sis Vivian Caviness Wiggins.


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