Now – April 4
Seventh Day Adventist Church, 33310 Hobe Road, Albemarle, will host (Dave) Ramsey Solutions’ Financial Peace Universities’ nine-week course that provides families and individuals with tools to gain control of their finances and set themselves up for long-term financial success.
The classes will begin at 7 p.m. Visit the website at www.fpu.com/1056627 for more information or to register.
Mt. Olive Baptist Church, 1109 Love St., Albemarle will have a spaghetti dinner from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Dine-in, carry-out or delivery of five plates or more. Cost of $7 plates include spaghetti, salad, bread and a dessert. To place orders, call (704) 983-3818.
Oak Grove United Methodist Church, 32056 Herrin Grove Road, (Finger community) will host a hot dog supper from 5 p.m. – until in honor of Jace Thompson. During the meal a love offering will be taken to support the family and their medical expenses.
Locust Presbyterian Church, 607 W. Main St., Locust, will host an evening of bluegrass gospel music featuring the Hatley family of Stanly County and the Hinson Girls of Lancaster, South Carolina beginning at 5 p.m. This is a free concert.
All are invited to stay for finger foods following in the concert in the Fellowship Hall.
Mt. Zion Lutheran Church, 111 E. Church St., Richfield, will host the first in a series of weekly Lenten services. The theme of the services will be “A Lenten Journey to Easter.” A light supper will be served at 6 p.m. and the service follows at 7 p.m.
Visit www.mtzionrichfield.org or call (704) 463-7280 for more information.
Union Chapel AMEZ Church, 812 Martin Luther King Jr. Dr., Albemarle, will host a pew rally at 3 p.m. for Black History Month. The guest speaker will be Nilous M. Avery II, president of the General Baptist State Convention of N.C. He has served as pastor of Salisbury’s second oldest African-American Baptist Church, The Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church of Salisbury, since 1992.
Feb. 21-March 21
Norwood Community Lenten Services will be at 11:30 a.m. Feb. 21-March 21 at First United Methodist Church in Norwood.
A short service will be followed by a soup luncheon each week. Enjoy the variety of messages given from the clergy in the community. An offering will be taken each week to help support Stanly Community Christian Ministry in Albemarle.
Bethany United Methodist Church and Prospect Baptist Church will hit the million meal mark for meals packed for hungry people locally and in Nicaragua. Come help with the packing of the meals.
To register for this event go to Servantswithaheart.org/volunteer.
The Isaacs will appear with Karen Peck & New River at the sixth annual southern gospel concert benefiting Stanly County Relay for Life. Both of these groups have garnered multiple awards and several Grammy nominations.
The event will be at the Stanly County Agri-Civic Center at 6 p.m.
Advanced tickets are $22 for orchestra seating, and $17 for general admission.
Tickets are available at Stanly County Agri-Civic Center, www.itickets.com or by calling (704) 986-3666 or (704) 985-8303.
Loves Grove United Methodist Church, 4360 Polk Ford Road, Stanfield, will host a homemade chicken and dumpling dinner from 4-7:30 p.m. Plates include chicken and dumplings, green beans, slaw, cranberry sauce, roll and homemade dessert. Cost is $8 for adults, $3 ages 6-11, with 5 and under free. Hot dogs will also be available.
The Women’s Department of St. Matthew United Church of God, 513 W. Eighth St., Oakboro, will have its annual program at 3 p.m. The speaker for the occasion will be Pastor Anita Owens Scott of New Direction Life Ministries of Norwood, along with the congregation. The colors for the day are black and white.
Colston Street Church of God, 300 Colston St., Albemarle, will host a black history program at 4 p.m. The guest speaker will be Pastor Morris Medley of Macedonia Church of God, Ellerbe.
Feb. 25 – April 23
Albemarle First Assembly of God, 1501 N.C. Highway 24-27 Bypass West, Albemarle, will host (Dave) Ramsey Solutions’ Financial Peace Universities’ nine-week course that provides families and individuals with practical tools to gain control of their finances and set themselves up for long-term financial success.
The classes will begin at 3:30 p.m. Go to www.fpu.com/1056459 for more information or to register.
Kinza Memorial Baptist Church, 4311 Love Mill Road, Stanfield, will have revival services at 11 a.m. March 4 and 7 p.m. March 5-7. The Rev. Eddie Price, pastor of Calvary Baptist Church, Monroe, will be the guest speaker.
There will be special music each evening. A munch and mingle will follow the Wednesday evening worship service. Guests are welcome.
Call the Rev. Darrell Nance at (704) 888-0807.
Canton Baptist Church, Endy Road, will have revival services at 6 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Monday through Wednesday. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Chris Justice, senior pastor of Lee Park Baptist Church in Monroe.
March 5, 12, 19, 26
First Baptist Church, 320 S. Central Ave., will have March Monday Revival Services beginning March 5 with Mike Whitson; March 12, with the Rev. Chris Justice; March 19; with Mark Harris and March 26, with Lee Pigg. There will be special music each evening and nursery provided for infant-3 years old.
West Stanly Baptist Church, 24172 N.C. Highway 24-27, will host the Furr Family and bluegrass gospel singing at 5 p.m. Finger foods to follow.
Green Memorial United Methodist Church, 11495 N.C. Highway 138, Aquadale, will present its Easter Cantata at 6 p.m. titled “The Resurrection Story.” The program will be by the Green Memorial Choir, with solos by Bill Bowman, Emily Floyd, Sherry Harward and Patricia Caudle. Duets are by Gene and Rilla Furr and Julie and Montgomery Poulos. The service will be followed by finger food and fellowship. Call (704) 985-3620.
Sweatin’ with Jesus has restarted at 9 a.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at Norwood Church of the Nazarene Fellowship Hall. This is a free, low-impact exercise program.
Colston Street Church of God’s pastor, the Rev. Ray Little, will preach the 7 p.m. March 9 service at Christ Memorial Church in Rockingham.