Feb. 21

— New Zion AME Zion Church will celebrate Black History Month with guest preacher Rev. William Peterson of Graham Chapel AME Zion in Riegelwood, accompanied by the choir and congregation. The event begins at 3 p.m. Call Jean Cromartie at 910-645-4796 for information.

— Piney Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Council will have its annual Black History program at 4 p.m. The theme is “Where have we been, where are we now, and where are we going?” The featured guest will be the group Totally Committed. For information, call Jewell Smith at 910-862-6968.

— Allen and Sandi Welborn, from First Baptist Church Woodstock, will be at Tar Heel Baptist Church located at 521 Tar Heel Ferry Road in Tar Heel, teaching The Right Blend Relationship. This will be a 3 session conference at 10 a.m., 11 a.m., and 6 p.m. Everyone is invited and there is no charge for the conference.

— Carvers Creek AME Zion Church in Council, will be celebrating Black History Month, honoring our heroes, on Sunday at 11 a.m. Lunch will be served after the worship service. Wear your African attire. Everyone is invited.

— Feb. 28

— Vicki Clark, from The Biggest Loser, will be teaching on health living and reminding us that our bodies are temples of the Holy Spirit at Tar Heel Baptist Church at 7 p.m. located at 521 Tar Heel Ferry Road in Tar Heel. Everyone is welcome to attend.

— New Zion AME Zion Church will celebrate its Family Life program at 4 p.m. with guest speaker Rev. Hardy Ballard Jr., pastor at St. Luke AME Zion in Bladenboro and Mount Pleasant AME Zion Church in Lumberton, along with the choir and congregation. Come help us “lift up the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ in praise.” Call Jean Cromartie at 910-645-4796 for information.

— Hammond Creek Women’s Auxiliary will have their Black History program at Sandhill MBC at 5 p.m. Everyone is invited to attend.

March 6

— The St. Luke A.M.E. Zion Church, located at 410 Martin Luther King Dr. in Elizabethtown, will observe Pew Sunday during the 10 a.m. Morning Worship Service. Our goal is to fill all the pews. You are invited to come and be a part of this great program. Pastor Rev. Hardy Ballard.




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— 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 years old half-day classes. Call 910-862-2277 or 910-876-0419 for more information.

— Living Springs Church is having Women’s Fellowship each Sunday evening beginning at 6:30 p.m. The church is located at 909 South Poplar Street, Elizabethtown.

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