Faith Notes: Aug. 21

August 22, 2013 

A Night of Hope

Eternity Praise and Worship and 3:16 Outreach Ministry will hold A Night of Hope from 2 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, in the parking lot of the Piggly Wiggly, 410 W. Gannon Ave., Zebulon. Pastor Ricky Brantley will speak and The Matt Bartlett Band will perform.

The event will also feature food, games, prizes and face painting. For more information, email or visit

Singin in the Park, a traditional gospel music concert, will be held from 3 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 31, in Asheton Town Square Park, at the corner of Cypress and Third Streets in downtown Wendell. For more information, contact organizers of the “We Care” Saturday morning gospel broadcast at 919-271-2119 or 919-418-1867.

BBQ fundraiser

A barbecue chicken fundraiser is scheduled from 11 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20, at Vision Baptist Church, 7633 Buffaloe Road, Raleigh. A plate costs $8 and includes half a chicken, potatoes, green beans, dessert and bread.

Grief support

Covenant Presbyterian Church is offering a grief support group 7 p.m. beginning Tuesday, Aug. 27, at 125 S. Selma Road, Wendell.

This support group is open to anyone who is dealing with loss. Everything shared in the group is confidential.

For information, call the church office at 919-365-7979 and leave a message.

Bible studies

•  Word of God Church in Zebulon has Bible study 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Call 252-452-7674.

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

•  The couple’s fellowship of Zebulon First Baptist Church meets at 7 p.m. the third Friday of each 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. each Wednesday. 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

Preschool registrations

•  Wendell Baptist Preschool is registering 2- to 4-year-olds for the 2013-14 half-day preschool program. They also offer a five-day pre-kindergarten program. Call 919-365-3103.

•  Zebulon United Methodist Church Preschool offers two-, three- and five-day programs for children ages 16 months-4 years. Call 919-269-6554 or email

•  Heritage Baptist Church Preschool is accepting children for the 2013-2014 school year. The church offers programs for children ages 6 weeks through 4 years. Call 919-269-6915.

Food ministries

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

•  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, 121 W. Gannon Ave. For more information, call Cindy Privette at 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.

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