Special Activities

Emmanuel Baptist Church, 1075 Shalimar Drive, the Women’s Ministry will host Women’s Weekend today and Sunday. The theme will be “Celebrating Women: Uniting for Equality, Peace, Justice and Reconciliation.” The celebration begins at 10 a.m. today with food, games, and prizes. The guest speaker at morning worship at 10 a.m. Sunday will be the Rev. Melva L. Sampson, an assistant professor of Preaching and Practical Theology at Wake Forest University School of Divinity. For more information, call 336 788-7023.

Ardmore Baptist Church, 501 Miller St., Winston-Salem, will celebrate the first Sunday in Lent with services at 8:15 and 10:45 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Mike Queen’s sermon will be “Facing Change Redemptively.” Bible study is at 9:30 a.m. KidNection Children’s Worship will meet during the 10:45 service. Adult, youth and children’s activities will begin at 5 p.m. Wednesday. For more information, go to www.ardmorebaptist.org.

St. Anne’s Episcopal Church, 2690 Fairlawn Drive, Winston-Salem, will have morning worship services at 8:30 and 11 a.m. Sunday. There will be an evening prayer service with Eucharist at 6 Wednesday.

St. James AME Church, 1501 N. Patterson Ave., the Sarah Allen Women’s Missionary Society will celebrate its annual day Sunday. Sunday school will be at 8:45 a.m. with Deacon James Lo-max as the teacher. Morning worship will be at 10 a.m. The worship leader will be Sister Sylvia Hoskins, missionary president. The theme for the day is “Purposed to Serve, Empower and Transform….Ready, SET, Go.” The preacher of the hour will be Minister Karen D. McDowell. She attends and serves at Miracles of God’s Temple United Holy Church.

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Winston-Salem, 4055 Robinhood Road, Winston-Salem, on St. Patrick’s Day, the Rev. Lisa Schwartz will speak at both the 9 a.m. Awake service and the 11 a.m. traditional service on the story of St. Patrick and the modern legacy of living in harmony with nature. At Explorations at 9:15, Michael Hughes will speak about “Sin: What Is It Good For?” At The Forum at 9:15, Diana Wei Tong will give an illustrated talk about her trip to Sri Lanka and the Maldives. For more information, go to UUFWS.org.

Clemmons First Baptist Church, 3530 Clemmons Road, Clemmons, will have Sunday school at 9:15 a.m. Sunday, followed by a worship service at 10:30. For more information, call 336-766-6486 or visit www.cfbctoday.org.

Victory on the Frontline Church and Event Center, 4307 Welcome-Arcadia Road, Lexington, will have hospitality at 9:45 a.m., Sunday school at 10, and morning worship with Pastor Michael Duffield at 11. The “Just as I Am” casual service will begin at 6:20 p.m. Wednesday with the dinner and a Bible service at 7 p.m. During Children’s Church there will be a new children’s program. For more information, call 336-577-2873 or email mktvfl@att.net.

Temple Baptist Church, 7035 Franklin Road, Lewisville, will have Sunday school at 10 a.m., followed by worship services at 11 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. During the morning service, the Brent Rochester family will perform. Following the service, the Ladies Missionary Prayer Fellowship will have a Soup and Sandwich fundraiser lunch for missions. Bible study and youth meetings will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday. For more information, call 336-945-3944 or go to www.templebaptistchurch.info.

Liberty Baptist Church, 1548 Old Hollow Road, Winston-Salem, will have Sunday school at 10 a.m. and morning worship at 11 a.m. Sunday. There will be Bible study at 11 a.m. Wednesday and prayer and youth Bible club meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday. For more information, go to www.libertybaptistnc.org.

Friendship Baptist Church, 6120 Yadkinville Road, Pfafftown, will have Sunday school at 10 a.m. and morning worship at 11 a.m. Sunday. There will be a service at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Wake Forest Baptist Church, Davis Chapel, on the campus of Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, will have a worship service at 11 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Lia Scholl’s sermon will be “What Does It Take to Love the Lord?” For information, go to www.wakeforestbaptist.org.

St. Johns Lutheran Church, 2415 Silas Creek Parkway, Cancer Companions, a support group for people with cancer and their caregivers, will have a devotional time at 10:30 a.m. Monday.

Fresh Fire Worship Center, 1538 Waughtown St., Winston-Salem, will have College Day/casual or college apparel Sunday at 10 a.m. March 24. The guest speaker will be Josh Vernon, the youth pastor, from Mount Hope Church in Salisbury. There will be college giveaways with Sunday dinner to follow. Transportation is available upon request. For more information, call 336-833-4208.

Clemmons United Methodist Church, 3700 Clemmons Road, Clemmons, will have its Alzheimer’s-Dementia Caregivers Support Group at 2 p.m. March 25 in the church parlor. The topic will be “Navigating Medical Providers and Care Facilities.” For more information, call Dawn Wooten at 336-414-0579.

Vernon Forest Baptist Church, 274 Mount Vernon Church Road, Winston-Salem, will have its Serving One Another in Love Bible conference March 28-31. Service times are: 6:30 p.m. March 28 and 29; a Youth Conference from 4 to 7 p.m. March 30; 10, 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. March 31. For more information, call 336-769-4680.

Burkhead United Methodist Church, 5250 Silas Creek Parkway, Winston-Salem, will have Bible study classes at 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays. The Rev. Carl Manuel Jr. will conduct the classes. For more information, call 336-765-6590, ext. 3.

Music/Drama

Shallowford Presbyterian Church, 1200 Lewisville-Clemmons Road, Lewisville, will have a Jazz Worship Service at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Musicians for the service, which includes hymns, gospel songs and spirituals for congregation and choir will be Patrick Lawrence, Karen Kendrick, Larry Carman and Dave Reid with Diana Tuffin, vocalist. Guest minister for this service will be the Rev. Felicia Hoyle. For more information, call 336-766-3178 or go to www.shallowfordpresbyterian.org.

The Winston-Salem Shape Note Singers will have a Participatory Shape-Note Sing from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the Alpha Chapel, 5393 Ham Horton Lane, Bethania. For more information, call 336-725-2760.

First Baptist Church of King, 122 Kirby Road, King will have The Talleys at 6 p.m. Sunday. Admission is free. A love offering will be received.

Fries Memorial Moravian Church, 251 N. Hawthorne Road, Winston Salem, will have the Giannini Brass in concert at 7 p.m. Sunday. The group features Anita Cirba and Ken Wilmot on trumpet, Joe Mount on horn, Guy Kelpin on trombone and Matt Ransom on tuba and will perform a variety of music. For more information, call 336-722-2847 or email frieschurch@gmail.com.

St. John’s Lutheran Church, 2415 Silas Creek Parkway, Winston-Salem, the choir in collaboration with Musica Anima, a vocal ensemble in Greensboro, will present a concert of works by J.S. Bach honoring his birthday at 7:30 p.m. March 21. A featured work on the program is the Concerto for Four Harpsichords with harpsichordists Susan Bates, Frances Burmeister, Dreama Lovitt, and William Snedden. Also on the program is the great Easter cantata, Christ Lay in the Bonds of Death. Both the concerto and cantata will be accompanied by a professional string en-semble. Admission is free, but donations to support the program will be accepted.

Ardmore Baptist Church, 501 Miller St., Winston-Salem, will have pianist Dmitri Shteinberg in concert at 3 p.m. March 23 as part of its Arts in Ardmore Series. Shteinberg teaches piano at the UNC School of the Arts and records on the Fleur de Son Classics label. Admission is free, but a love offering will be received. For more information, go to www.ardmorebaptist.org.

Fundraiser

Olivet Moravian Church, 2205 Olivet Church Road, Winston-Salem, will have an all you can eat breakfast from 7 to 10 a.m. today. Donations will be accepted.

Mizpah Moravian Church, 3165 Mizpah Church Road, Rural Hall, will have a chicken stew to go today from 4 p.m. until sold out. The cost is $7 per quart.

Union Cross Baptist Church, 4350 High Point Road, Kernersville, will have a fundraiser concert at 6:30 p.m. Sunday featuring Cassidy Casas, Tracy Ward, and some of the children. The Puppet People and others will perform skits. Proceeds will benefit the children’s fund. For more information, call 336-769-2862.

Glenn View Baptist Church, 4275 Glenn High Road, Winston-Salem, the preschool will have its Children’s Consignment Sale March 21-23. The hours are 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 4 to 7 p.m. March 21 and 22; 8 a.m. to noon March 23, which will include a half-price sale. There will be a large selection of spring and summer clothes and shoes for children, toys, books and furniture. Proceeds will benefit the Glenn View Baptist Preschool. There will be a large selection of children’s spring and summer clothing, shoes, toys, books and furniture for sale. This fundraiser benefits Glenn View Baptist Preschool. For more information, call 336-88-2569 or email con-signmentsale@glennview.org.

Friedland Moravian Church, 2750 Friedland Church Road, Winston-Salem, will have its spring all you can eat barbecue from 4 to 7 March 23. Pork and chicken will be available. There will also be homemade desserts. The cost is $11 for adults and $6 for children 6-12. Children 5 and under eat free. Take outs are available. Proceeds benefit youth ministries. For more information, call the church office at 336-788-2652.

Doubs Chapel United Methodist Church, 5591 Seward Road, Pfafftown, will have a chicken stew at 5 p.m. March 23. The cost is $7 and includes stew, beverage and dessert. For more in-formation, call 336-924-4961.

Gospel singing in Hillsville, Virginnia, The McKamey’s and The Preacher’s Choir will perform at the Carroll County High School auditorium, 100 Cavs Lane, Hillsville at 6:30 p.m. March 23, doors will open at 4 p.m. This will be the last performance at Carroll County High by the McKamey’s, they are retiring. Tickets are $10. For more information, call 276-768-6042. Con-cessions will be available. Proceeds will benefit Galax Hope House Ministries, Inc. homeless shelter.

Mount Olive United Methodist Church, 3521 Wyo Road, Yadkinville, will have its All Seasons Consignment Sale from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. March 29 and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 30. Registration for consignors is being accepted and can be made by emailing the church at mtoliveumc@yadtel.net or calling Pam Lane at 336-463-5179 or Emily Booth at 336-469-0681.

Lent services

Pfafftown Christian Church, 3323 Transou Road, Pfafftown, will have a Children’s Lenten/Easter Learning and Crafts Workshop from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. today. Participants will learn about the meaning of Lent, the events of Holy Week, Good Friday, and Easter Sunday. They will also make pretzels and crafts. Children pre-K through sixth grade are invited to attend. Free. For more information, call 336-692-5214.

Centenary United Methodist Church, 5280 Hampton Road, Clemmons, will have Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. Sunday, followed by a worship service at 10:45 a.m. celebrating the second Sunday in Lent. The Rev. Vincent Howell will speak on “With All Your Heart . . . Trust God.” A fellowship time, with coffee and refreshment, will be held between the services. For more information, call 336-766-5987.

Ardmore Moravian Church, 2013 W. Academy St., will hold a Day of Prayer Service at 10:45 a.m. Wednesday in the sanctuary. The coffee hour will begin at 9:45 a.m. in the fellowship hall. The Rev. Dan K. Nelson will deliver the message “It’s More Than Just Sorry, Sorry, Sorry.” Lauren Willard is the organist and Michael Gwyn, soloist. For more information, call 336-723-3444.

Rural Hall Moravian Church, 7939 Broad St., Rural Hall, will have a celebration of the church year at 6 p.m. Wednesday. Dinner will be provided. There will be a nursery and Junior Moravians activities. For more information, call the church office at 336-969-9488.

Advent Moravian Church, 1514 W. Clemmonsville Road, Winston-Salem, will have Lenten services at 7 p.m. Wednesdays through April 10.

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