Faith Notes: April 17

April 16, 2013 

K’dale church sells chicken plates

Knightdale United Methodist Church will sell barbecue and fried chicken dinners 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Friday, April 19, at 7071 Forestville Road. Plates are $8 and delivery is available for 10 or more orders. Call 919-266-2373.

Spring fundraiser

Rocky Cross Holiness Church is having a spring fling fundraiser 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, April 20, at 12524 Anderson Road., Zebulon. The event will include music, food, crafts and retail vendors. For information, visit

Church anniversary

Pleasant Grove Baptist Church is celebrating its 150th anniversary with a banquet at 6 p.m. Saturday, April 20, and worship services at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Sunday, April 21, at 952 Morphus Bridge Road, Wendell. For information, call 919-365-7292 or email or

Revival services

•  Spring revival services at Wakefield Central Baptist Church are 8:30 a.m., 11 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Sunday, April 21, and 6:30 pm. Monday through Wednesday, April 22-24, at 308 Proctor St., Zebulon. For information, call 919-269-9512.

•  Spring revival services at Rocky Cross Holiness Church are 7 p.m. Monday through Wednesday, April 22- 24, at 12524 Anderson Road., Zebulon. For information, visit

Church barbecue

The annual barbecue at Baptist Tabernacle Church is 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Friday, April 19, at 1599 N.C. Highway 231, Wendell. Plates are $8 eat-in, take-out or drive-through. For information, call 919-365-5558.

Women’s day

Wendell First Baptist Church’s women’s day service is 11 a.m. Sunday, April 21, at 119 Church St., Wendell. Call 919-365-3726 for information. The Rev. Kelly Russell, pastor of Kingdom Worship Assembly in Durham, will speak.

Free concert

Zebulon United Methodist Church presents Ivan Parker in concert 6:30 p.m. Sunday, April 21, at 121 W. Gannon Ave. For information, call Tom Evans at 919-740-3117 or Cindy Privette at 919-612-3278.

Community outreach

Operation InAsMuch, a one-day community outreach event, is 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, April 27, at Wendell Baptist Church, 3651 Wendell Blvd. The event will include free hot dogs, clothing, blood pressure checks, car washes, automobile checkups and assistance with computer issues. The Red Cross Blood Mobile will be on site 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Youth summit

The youth summit at Wendell First Baptist Church is 9 a.m.-noon Saturday, April 27, at 119 Church St., Wendell. Teens will discuss the use and misuse of social media outlets. For information, call 919-365-4581.

Preschool registrations

•  Wendell Baptist Preschool is registering 2- to 4-year-olds for the 2013-2014 half-day preschool program. They also offer a five-day pre-kindergarten program. Call 919-365-3103.

•  Zebulon United Methodist Church Preschool is accepting children for the current school year. The church offers two-, three- and five-day programs for children ages 16 months through 4 years. Call 919-269-6554 or email

•  Heritage Baptist Church Preschool is accepting new children for 2013. Day care programs are also available. Call 919-269-6915.

Dinner and fellowship

Zebulon United Methodist Church offers dinner and fellowship for children and youth, 6:30-8 p.m. Wednesdays. Call 919-269-9408 for dinner reservations.

Bible studies

•  The Women’s Study Group at Zebulon United Methodist Church meets 9-10:30 a.m. Tuesdays. Call 919-269-9408.

•  The couples fellowship of Zebulon First Baptist Church meets at 7 p.m. the third Friday of the month at 304 E. Barbee St., Zebulon. Call 919-269-7355.

•  Mt. Zion Holiness Church, 405 E. Stronach Ave., Zebulon, has Bible study at noon and 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Call 919-227-6266.

•  An adult-singles group meets at 7 p.m. the second and fourth Saturdays of the month at Pearces Baptist Church, 4634 Pearces Road, Zebulon. Call 919-269-9768 or email

•  Through May, a Bible study for women meets at 6:45 p.m. Mondays at Hephzibah Baptist Church, Wendell. For information, call 919-365-6789.

Food ministries

•  Mt. Zion United Holiness Church runs a soup kitchen 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday at 405 E. Stronach Ave., Zebulon.

•  Brown Bag Ministry serves free lunches 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturdays at Zebulon United Methodist Church. Call Cindy Privette, 919-269-8359.

•  Table of Grace offers dinners at 6 p.m. on the last Monday of the month at Wendell United Methodist Church, 129 N. Main St.

•  Green Pines Baptist Church operates a food pantry 6:30 -7:15 p.m. Wednesdays at 1498 Hodge Road, Knightdale.

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