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Posted: Saturday, October 9, 2010 1:00 am

Bethania Moravian Church, 5545 Main St., Bethania, will have a buffet breakfast from 7 to 10 a.m. today. Donations will be accepted. For more information, call 922-1284.

Bethel United Methodist Church, 2390 Bethel Church Road, will have a revival at 7 p.m. Oct. 17 through 20. There will be speakers and gospel choirs from area churches. The Boys will perform special music. For more information, call 765-8016.

Centenary United Methodist Church, 646 W. Fifth St., will begin a lecture series with Dr. Edwin Wilson, a provost emeritus and English professor at Wake Forest University, at 7 p.m. Tuesday. The series, titled “Poems of Innocence, Experience and Reconciliation: Wordsworth, Blake and Dylan Thomas,” will continue at 7 p.m. Oct. 19 and 26. Reading material will be provided. For more information, call 724-6311.

Centenary United Methodist Church, 5280 Hampton Road, Clemmons, will celebrate its 127th anniversary with a service at 10:45 a.m. Sunday. The Rev. Roland Barnhardt will speak. A fellowship meal will follow in the multipurpose room.

Century Park Baptist Church, 1051 Salisbury St., Kernersville, will have a fall festival from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 6. Vending spaces are available for rent. For more information, call 784-4409.

Diggs Memorial United Holy Church, 125 N. Graham Ave., will have a pew rally at 4 p.m. Sunday. Bishop Mark Hughes and the congregation of Blessed of God Ministries will be the guests. For transportation, call 724-3060.

Faith Fellowship, 513 E. Main St., Jefferson, will be host to a session of Teen Church at 6 p.m. today. The Rev. Johnny Tiller of Fruitland Bible Institute will be the speaker. Pizza and drinks will be served. Tiller will also speak to the congregation Sunday. For more information, call 846-3346.

First Baptist Church, 501 W. Fifth St., will have a workshop for parents from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. next Saturday, and from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. Oct. 17. The focus will be on “Guiding Children’s Character and Spiritual Formation.” Vernie Schorr, the president of Character Choice, will be the speaker. Cost is $10 a person and $30 a family. Child care and meals are included. RSVP by Monday. For more information, call 722-2558.

First Evangelical Lutheran Church, 320 S. State St., Lexington will be host to a U2Charist at 7 p.m. Oct. 17. The worship service, based on the music of rock band U2, will focus on a theme of social justice. An offering will be received for Positive Wellness Alliance and Lutheran World Relief. For more information, call 248-6018.

Hanes United Methodist Church, 402 Harvey St., will have “reConnect” services at 6 p.m. Sunday and Oct. 17. The Rev. R. Wesley “Preacher Bob” McLeod will be the speaker. The public is invited.

Harvest World Outreach Church, 4915 Guilford College Road, Greensboro, will have guest evangelist Jeff Taylor speak at 9 and 11 a.m. Oct. 17, and at 7 p.m. Oct. 17 through 20. The church will have a fall festival from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 31. There will be food, inflatables, games, face painting, candy and more. Free. For more information, call 885-0587.

Highland Presbyterian Church, 2380 Cloverdale Ave., will have George Abdalla, a Palestinian from Jerusalem, speak on peacemaking in Israel and Palestine at 6:45 p.m. Wednesday. For more information, call 724-6303.

Hope of Glory Fellowship Church, 1355 Peachtree St., will have a service at 4 p.m. Sunday. Dr. Kurt W. Huth of Jacksonville Theological Seminary in Greensboro will be the speaker. For more information, call 650-9869.

King Christian Center, 995 Brown Road, King, will have its Harvest Festival from 4 to 9 p.m. Oct. 30. Ronnie Trammell will be in concert. There will be chicken stew, hot dogs, a hayride and children’s games.

Marvin United Methodist Church, 4401 Indiana Ave., will have a children’s book fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. today. Each child may choose up to three books at no cost.

Mount Zion Baptist Church, 950 File St., will have a fire-department official discuss “Fire Safety in the Home” from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday as part of its Super Tuesday series. Lunch will be served. The public is invited. For more information, call 722-2325.

New Friendship Baptist Church, 4258 Old Lexington Road, will have its annual trunk-or-treat from 3 to 6 p.m. Oct. 30. For more information, call 788-3112.

OktoberBlest: Praise in the Park will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Oct. 17 at BB&T Ballpark in downtown Winston-Salem. The evangelical outreach program is sponsored by REVO Church, Ardmore Baptist Church and Clemmons First Baptist Church. Pastor Nathan Cline will be the speaker. There will be live music, food and activities for children. The public is invited. Free. Donations of canned food will be accepted for Second Harvest Food Bank. For more information, call 760-0099.

Parkway Presbyterian Church, 1000 Yorkshire Road, will be host to a monthly meeting of the Forsyth Piecers and Quilters Guild beginning with social time at 6:30 p.m. Monday. A business meeting will follow at 7 p.m. Members will work on Brenner tree ornaments. Bring needles and small scissors. Visitors are welcome. For more information, call 817-7087 or visit

Piney Grove Baptist Church, 4715 Indiana Ave., will celebrate its Pastor’s Aide anniversary at 4 p.m. Sunday. Pastor Marvin Harper of Tabernacle United Church of Christ will be the guest speaker.

St. Anne’s Episcopal Church, 2690 Fairlawn Drive, will have a labyrinth prayer walk from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday. There will also be a centering prayer at 6 p.m. Monday and a pasta dinner at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. The public is invited.

St. John’s Lutheran Church, 2415 Silas Creek Parkway, will begin “The Well,” a contemporary worship service, at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 24 in the Family Life Center. It will include music and audio-visual presentations. For more information, call 725-1651.

Sharon United Methodist Church will have a blessing of the animals from 10 to 11:30 a.m. next Saturday at the shelter in Joanie Moser Memorial Park, 601 Lewisville-Clemmons Road, Lewisville. There will be free balloon animals, a pet-portrait artist, children’s crafts and a storyteller. Donations of dog and cat food will be accepted for AARF of Winston-Salem.

The Shepherd’s Center will conduct a free workshop on Medicare from 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday at Pfafftown Christian Church, 3323 Transou Road, Pfafftown. There will be information about different Medicare plans, including supplement and prescription-drug plans. Call 924-5057.

Shiloh Baptist Church, 916 E. 12th St., will have its fourth annual Talent Night at 5 p.m. Sunday. The public is invited.

Union Baptist Church, 1200 N. Trade St., will begin the Mother Frances J. Mack Cancer Survivor Faith Walk at 7 a.m. today in the parking lot. The distance of the walk will be about a mile and a half. Participants may walk, run or ride. There is no fee. The public is invited. The church and the Paisley Alumni Association will be host to a “Big Four Worship Service” beginning with praise and worship at 6:15 p.m. Nov. 4, followed by a service at 7 p.m. (The service was moved to Union Baptist from another location.) For more information, call 724-9305.

Union Cross Baptist Church, 4350 High Point Road, Kernersville, will celebrate its 54th annual homecoming with a service at 11 a.m. Oct. 17. Dr. Don Farrow will be the guest speaker. A covered-dish lunch will follow. The church will have its HarvestFest and trunk-or-treat from 4 to 6 p.m. Oct. 31. There will be popcorn, drinks, games, prizes and candy. Free.

Vernon Forest Baptist Church, 274 Mount Vernon Church Road, will celebrate Pastor Appreciation Day with a potluck dinner honoring Pastor Jim Brown following the 11 a.m. worship service Sunday. A deacons meeting has been rescheduled for 7 p.m. Tuesday. The AWANA theme for Wednesday is “Shoe Scramble.” There will be an “inside” work day from 8 a.m. to noon next Saturday. For more information, call 769-4680.

Vessels of Honor Church Ministry, 3608 Ogburn Ave., will have a service at 4 p.m. Oct. 17 as part of its “Seven Up’s” series. Evangelist Linda Brown; elders Harold Hymes and Cynthia Sharp; and ministers Letitia Simmons, Alice Miller, Brenda Gray and Robert Hill will be the speakers. Bishop Marvin and Elder Clara Cremedy are the host pastors. For more information, call 624-9351.

Winston-Salem Friends Meeting, 2419 Baltimore Road, will present “Peace on Earth,” an art show honoring the International Day of Peace, from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays through Oct. 17. It will feature botanical art created by students from the Arts Based Elementary School. For more information, call 725-8801.


First Baptist Church, 7105 Broad St., Rural Hall, will present a bluegrass concert by Rich in Tradition at 7 p.m. today. A love offering will be accepted. For more information, call 969-5144 or visit

Konnoak Baptist Church, 400 McLean Ave., will have Southern-gospel soloist Keith Plott in concert at 6:30 p.m. Sunday. Free; a love offering will be received. For more information, call 788-7331.

Oaklawn Baptist Church, 3500 Kernersville Road, will have Jason Crabb in concert at 7 p.m. Nov. 19. For tickets, call 785-0010.

Union Baptist Church, 1200 N. Trade St., and the Paisley Alumni Association will be host to Big Four choir rehearsals from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday and Oct. 25; and Nov. 1.


Advent Moravian Church, 1514 W. Clemmonsville Road, will have an all-you-can-eat pancake supper from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Friday. Cost is $6 and includes pancakes, sausage, eggs and a beverage. For more information, call 788-4951.

Information for this calendar must be received in writing by 5 p.m. the Wednesday before the Saturday of publication. Send items (include date, time, location, contact phone number, etc.) to Religion, Winston-Salem Journal, P.O. Box 3159, Winston-Salem, NC 27102; fax to 336-727-7315 or email to Activities of interest to people outside an individual congregation will be included as space permits.



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