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South Side Region Celebration “Celebrate,” a group of more than 50 active members from 26 different area churches, will gather for a program at 6:20 p.m. Sunday at Hargrave Military Academy, 200 Military Drive, Chatham.
ADOPT A CHILD FUNDRAISER
New Direction Worship Center, 410 Ross St., will have its quarterly fundraiser at 2 p.m. Sunday featuring a theme of “Adopt a Child” with guest speaker the Rev. Tison Garnett, of Elam Baptist Church in Augusta, Georgia, the granddaughter of elder Ruby Thompson, chairperson of the fundraising committee.
QUARTET TO SING
Emmanuel Church of the Brethren, 1530 Westover Drive, will have the “Simply Noteable” quarter at 11 a.m. Oct. 6. They are part of the North Carolina Triad area “Sweet Adelines” International.
Brush Arbor Baptist Church, 1643 Blair Loop Road, will hold homecoming services Oct. 6 with Sunday school at 10 a.m. followed by worship service at 11 a.m. Lunch and afternoon service to follow.
Stokesland Baptist Church, will celebrate its 145th homecoming celebration at 11 a.m. Sunday with lunch to follow in the fellowship hall.
COMMUNITY HEALTH, WELLNESS AND INFORMATIONAL FAIR
Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church, 13602 Martinsville Highway, Cascade, will hold a Community Health, Wellness and Informational Fair from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. with vendors available.
CELEBRATION & FELLOWSHIP
North New Hope Baptist Church, 123 Old Piney Forest Road will have a Joint Church Celebration and Fellowship event with Trinity United Methodist Church at 6 p.m. Sunday in the Willard D. Smith Fellowship Hall. A Chat and Chew will be followed by a fellowship message by the Rev. Bobbi Henly.
Swansonville Pentecostal Holiness Church, 16300 Mount Cross Road, Dry Fork, will host a chicken dinner from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Oct. 19 for $10 for adults and $5 for children. Adult plate includes a breast and leg with baked beans, slaw, dessert and drink; child’s plate will include legs. Dine in or take out. Purchase tickets by calling (434) 250-0099 or (276) 734-0984. Free truck and treat for children at 6:30 p.m.
Calvary Baptist Church, 218 Holbrook St., will have the Rev. Frankie Jones Jr., of Gibsonville, North Carolina, as guest speaker for the 11 a.m. worship service Sunday.
Sunny Level Baptist Church, 485 Milton Highway, Ringgold, will have the Rev. Dwayne Massenburg, associate minister of Trinity Baptist Church in Danville, as guest preacher for the 11:30 a.m. service Sunday.
Watson Level Missionary Baptist Church will hold a rainbow tea at 4 p.m. today at the Climax Ruritan Club building with guest speaker first lady the Rev. Sharon Hairston, of New Vision Church in Danville.
New Life Apostolic Church, 9361 Callands Road, Chatham, with Bishop Charlies W. Witcher Sr. as Pastor, will hold an appreciation service for first lady Brenda Witcher at 11:30 a.m. Sunday with guest speaker Bishop Wes Witcher Jr., of First Baptist Church of Jesus in Altavista.
Mount Nebo Baptist Church, 2081 Deerview Road, Gretna, will hold appreciation service for Sister Gloria Bennett at 3 p.m. Oct. 6.
BLESSINGS OF THE ANIMALS
Ascension Lutheran Church, 314 West Main St., will hold Blessing of the Animals Service at 10 a.m. Oct. 5 for cats, dog and pets. For more information, call (336) 722-1732.
The Camp Grove Baptist Church’s fall revival will be held at 7 p.m. Oct. 7 with the Rev. Emmett Young, of Loyal Baptist Church; Oct. 8 with the Rev. Antonnel Myler, of Shockoe Baptist Church; Oct. 9 with the Rev. James Pettus, of Hopel Chapel Baptist Church, accompanied by their choirs and congregations.
HEALTH AWARENESS PROGRAM
Shady Grove Nursing Ministry, 1588 Shady Grove Road, Providence, North Carolina, will hold a Health Awareness Program at 11 a.m. Oct. 5 in the fellowship hall of the church.