There will be a pastor’s anniversary event celebration honoring the 26 years of devoted service provided by Bishop Varnie N. Fullwood Sr. and Elder Idella Fullwood, First Lady. Come and join the church family at Mt. Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church Inc., 4442 Bonnettsville Road, Clinton, as they come together in unity to celebrate the church’s man and woman of God for 26 years of working for the Kingdom of God. The anniversary services are as follows: Thursday, June 20, Dr. S.E. Bryant of the Snowhill Missionary Baptist Church, Roseboro, will be guest speaker accompanied by the choir and church family; Friday, June 21, Bishop Eva Darden, pastor of House of Praise in Newton Grove, will be guest speaker accompanied by clergy members and the choir of the Southeastern District Assembly of Churches. Sunday morning worship service will begin at 10:45 a.m. on June 23 with guest speaker Pastor Willie Pennington of Kingdom Word Church, Newport News, Va., and the Mount Pleasant Mass Choir will minister through music. The culmination service will be held Sunday afternoon at 4 p.m. The guest speaker will be Pastor David Flowers of Central Baptist Church of Whiteville; he will be accompanied by his church family and choir. Make plans to attend this great series of services.
You are invited to join us for the Greater Mount Calvary Combined Choir anniversary celebration Sunday, June 30, beginning at 3:30 p.m. on Southeast Boulevard, Clinton. The groups that will be performing are the Endtime Messengers of Kinston; Prophetic Worship of Clinton; Brother Johnny and Minister Tralia Faircloth of Roseboro; Elder Antonio Patterson of Clinton; Selah of Roseboro; Faison Singers of Roseboro; William Singers of Roseboro; N.C. Prayer Tower of Clinton; Tracy Nettles McKinnon and New Destiny of Fayetteville; Blessed by Faith of Sanford and many more. For more information, call 385-4037.
The first annual Male Chorus Extravaganza will be held Saturday, June 29 at the Friendly Community Center, 421 Hanson Road, Clinton, beginning at 7 p.m. The doors will open at 6 p.m. Scheduled to appear on the program will be Cutts Chapel Male Chorus of Angier; Snowhill Male Chorus of Clinton; Jordan Temple Male Chorus of Lillington; Andrew Chapel Male Chorus of Clinton; Mount Zion Male Chorus of Dunn; First Baptist Male Chorus of Roseboro; Robinson Chapel Male Chorus of Clinton; Warsaw Male Chorus of Warsaw; Lisbon Street Male Chorus of Clinton and many others. For more information, call 910-249-2357 or 910-916-8514.
Regular morning worship service will be held at the Cedar Creek Missionary Baptist Church Sunday, June 23 at 10 a.m. The pastor, the Rev. Alice Jean Boykin, will bring the message and the adult choir will render the music. Everyone is cordially invited.
Men’s Day will be celebrated Sunday, June 23 at the First Baptist Church, Bowden, beginning at 11 a.m. The pastor, the Rev. Harold Boykin, will bring the message and the male chorus will provide the music. All are invited.
The Pastor Aide service will be held at the Running Branch Disciple of Christ Church, Clinton, Friday night, June 21, beginning at 7:30 p.m. The guest speaker will be Eldress Evelena Oliver, choir and congregation of Warsaw. On Sunday, June 23, the Ushers Anniversary will be held at 3:30 p.m. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Victor Wilson, along with his choir and congregation of the Lisbon Street Missionary Baptist Church in Clinton. The host pastor is Elder Calvin Deans. All are invited to both services.
Regular morning worship service will be held at the Browns Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, H.B. Lewis Road, Sunday, June 23 at 11 a.m. The pastor, the Rev. Jeffrey White, will bring the message and the Gospel Choir will provide the music. Don’t miss it.
Regular morning worship service will be held Sunday, June 23 at the Christ Missionary Baptist Church, 5220 Faison Hwy., Clinton, beginning at 10 a.m. The Rev. Marvin T. Clowney Sr. will bring the morning message and the youth choir will provide the music.
Vacation Bible School will be held at the Saint Stephens Holiness Church, Turkey, June 24-28, from 6 until 8 p.m. All children and adults are invited. Refreshments will be served daily.
Vacation Bible School will be held at the Union Star Free Will Baptist Church, Clinton, June 19-21 from 6 until 8 p.m. nightly. All children and adults are invited to participate. Refreshments will be served nightly. Bishop James Leftwridge is the host pastor.
Vacation Bible School is already in progress at the Littlefield Missionary Baptist Church, Newton Grove, from 6 until 8 p.m. All children and adults are invited. Refreshments will be served. The host pastor is Dr. Claudie Morrisey.
Vacation Bible School will be held at the Point Level Disciples of Christ Church, Clinton, June 26-28 at 6 p.m. Refreshments will be served each day. The host pastor is Elder Dannie Robinson.
Vacation Bible School will be held at the Big Piney Grove Missionary Baptist Church June 19-21 from 6 until 8 p.m. All children and adults are urged to participate. The host pastor is the Rev. James Mitchell.
Vacation Bible School will be held at Christ Missionary Baptist Church June 20-21 from 6 until 8 p.m. The closing of VBC and a Community Day Picnic will be held Saturday, June 22 at 11 a.m. Free dinner plates will be served and the community is invited to come and fellowship. The host pastor is the Rev. Marvin T. Clowney.
Revival will be held at the Kingdom Building Baptist Church, 2600 High House Road, Salemburg, June 26-28 at 7 p.m. nightly. Share with everyone you know. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Zephania D. Osok from Shalom Gospel Church of Capital Mega, Kenya. Come and expect a wonderful time in the Lord and you will be blessed in the Lord. The host pastor is Dr. Rudolph Tripp.
Regular morning worship service will be held at the Jackson Grove Bible Church of God Sunday, June 23 at 11 a.m. The speaker for the morning service will be Elder Patrick O. Stewart and the Gospel Choir will render the music. At 3 p.m., a birthday program will be held for Mother Ida Taylor and Sister Eva Evans. Several singing groups will be on the program, including the Gospel Lites of Angier, the New Beginners in Christ, the Chapel Hill Gospel Choir, the Robertson Brothers, soloist Stephene Johnson and others. Everyone is invited.
A Pre-Men’s Day Revival will be held at the Saint Jude Holiness Church, H.B. Lewis Road, Clinton, June 20-21 at 7:30 p.m. nightly On Thursday, June 20, Elder Raph Smith and Saint Stephens of Turkey; Friday night will be the Rev. James , choir and congregation of Saint James Church in Delway. On Sunday, June 23, Elder Willie Bryant will bring the message and the men’s choir will provide the music. At 4 p.m., there will be a male chorus singing program. The Community Male Chorus of Clinton, Cedar Point Male Chorus, Saint Stephens Male Chorus, St. Jude Male Chorus and others will participate. Elder Louise Royal is the host pastor.
Revival will be held at Elizabeth Missionary Baptist Church, 2316 Maxwell Road, Autryville, June 24-28 at 7 p.m. nightly. The Rev. Dr. Jerry Jones, pastor of First Temple Missionary Baptist Church, Greer, S.C., will be the evangelist for the week. FMI, call 567-2332.
We wish Michael Boykin a blessed anniversary during the month of July. I will tell you more about this next week.
We solicit your prayers for the sick and shut-ins everywhere.
Our love and deepest sympathy goes out to all families who have lost a loved one recently.
A thought for today: Love is not love until you share it.
Go to the church of your choice this Sunday and have a blessed week.
Mae Bell Williamson is the news columnist for Brown’s Chapel. You can reach her at 592-2468 or 709-3490.