— Bladen County Commissioner Michael Cogdell will be speaking at Kitchen Branch Missionary Baptist Church at 6 p.m. The public is invited to ask questions and voice your concerns.
— Brown’s Creek AME Zion Church will host a Men’s Day Service at 6. p.m. Guest speaker will be the Rev. J.T. McDowell. All are invited.
— The Clarkton PFW Baptist Church will host the Rev. Neil Smith and the group Cross-Talk at 6 p.m. Plan to invite friends and family for an evening of Christian fellowship and blessings. All are invited. For any questions contact the Rev. Charlie Tatum at 910-991-6540.
— First Missionary Baptist Church will hold a community event from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. behind the Elizabethtown Municipal Building. There will be games, food, singing, and various types of entertainment. As well as a prayer booth, health and wellness booth, a food pantry and more.
— New Hope Missionary Baptist Church in Clarkton will celebrate the second anniversary of the Rev. Harry T. Primus’ service with the church, located at 1604 White Plains Church Road. The morning service will begin at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Donald Smith of Pilgrim Hill Missionary Baptist Church, followed by a 4 p.m. evening service with the Rev. James Smith of Mt. Calvary Missoinary Baptist Church in Little River, S.C. All are welcome.
— The Baldwin Branch MBC will have a graduation recognition service at 10 a.m. The church is located at 4047 NC Hwy. 242 South, Elizabethtown.
— Pas. Cliff Freeman will be ministering at Greater Robinson Temple of Elizabethtown for the 100 Men in Black program at 4 p.m.
— Brown’s Creek AME Zion Church will celebrate Men’s Day at 3 p.m. The speaker will be the Rev. J. T. McDowell of Zion Chapel AME Zion Church along with his choir and congregation. Refreshments will be served. Everyone is invited to attend.
— Sandhill Missionary Baptist Church in Bladenboro will begin Vacation Bible School through June 19. Classes will begin at 6 p.m. each night. All neighborhood children are invited.
— Vacation Bible School at Center Road Baptist Church will be held Monday, June 15, through Friday, June 19. A meal will be served at 5:30 p.m. and the worship rally will begin at 6:15 p.m. each night. This year’s theme is “Journey Off the Map.”
— Vacation Bible School will be held at First Missionary Baptist Church in Elizabethtown beginning Monday, June 15, and continuing through Friday, June 19, from 6 to 8 p.m. nightly.
— Sword of the Lord Ministries will be sponsoring a church kickball tournament from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Leinwand Park in Elizabethtown. There will be a motorcycle and car show, horse and pony rides, food and games, water balloon games and vendors. Interested vendors should call Joe Lowery at 910-445-6455 to make arrangements.
— The Rev. Louie Boykin, pastor of Baldwin Branch Missionary Baptist Church, travels to Kitchen Branch Missionary Baptist Church in Council for their men’s conference. The conference runs from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Breakfast is served from 8 to 9 a.m. with lunch between 1 and 2 p.m.
— Sandhills Missionary Baptist Church in Bladenboro invite all fathers to attend the “Father’s Day Celebration” during the morning worship service. For information, call 910-648-5320.
— Baldwin Branch MBC will celebrate Father’s Day during the 10 a.m. worship service. The church is located at 4047 NC Hwy. 242 South, Elizabethtown.
— Mt. Olive AME Zion Church will host Vacation Bible School through June 25 for grades pre-k through adult. Times will be 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. each day. The theme will be “Jesus the True Superhero.” Refreshments will be served.
— Baldwin Branch MBC will have Vacation Bible School through Friday, June 26. Classes will begin at 6 p.m. nightly.
— Oak Grove Free Will Baptist Church will have Vacation Bible School through Friday, June 26. Classes will meet from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. The church is located at 1423 Oak Grove Church Road, Bladenboro. The theme will be “Bible Blast to the Past.”
— There will be a Birthday Rally Program at St. Luke A.M.E. Zion Church in Bladenboro at 4 p.m. Everyone is invited to attend.
— New Zion AME Zion Church will sponsor a “Men Empowering men” program at 4 p.m. The speaker will be Evangelist Fletcher Collins. Everyone is invited.
— Baldwin Branch MBC will hold a Sunday school graduation service during the 10 a.m. worship service.
— The Rev. Louie Boykin, United Voices Choir, ushers and congregation of Baldwin Branch MBC will travel to Six Runs Missionary Baptist Church; Turkey. The service will begin at 3:30 p.m.
— New Zion AME Zion Church will celebrate Family and Friends Day at 3 p.m. The guest preacher will be the Rev. Hayward Oliver from Mt. Olive AME Zion Church in Elizabethtown. Everyone is invited.
— 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.
— Dublin First Baptist Church Day School is now accepting registration for 2, 3, & 4 year olds for half-day classes. Call 910-862-2277 or 910-876-0419 for more information.