Online Worship Directory


Union Chapel Methodist Church, U.S. Highway 52, Business South, will serve Second Sunday Lunch from 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
The menu will be turkey and dressing, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, roll and choice of dessert.
Donations of $8 are appreciated. Lunch for children 12 and under is $4.

St. Matthew Church, 513 W. 8th St., Oakboro, will have its annual Men’s Day program at 4 p.m.
The speaker will be Elder Malcome Curry of St. Mark United Church of God, Sanford, along with the congregation.

Oak Grove United Methodist Church, 32056 Herrin Grove Road (Finger Community), will host The Strings of Victory for the Second Sunday Gospel Singing service.
Food will be available.
If you are able, please bring a canned food, personal or paper item for donation to the Stanly Community Christian Ministry food bank.


St. Luke Church of the Living Word, Inc., 801 Roosevelt St., Badin, will have its annual summer revival. Immediately after morning service, lunch will be served.
Theme will be “Reaching the Lost: The Power of One,” based on Acts 2:41.
The 11 a.m. Sunday speaker will be Vice Bishop Chenner L. Smith.
The 3 p.m. speaker will be Apostle Debra Robinson from Church of the Living God of Troy.
Speaker at 7 p.m. Monday-Wednesday will be Bishop Arvester and Lady Terry Lindsey of Friendship Churches of God, Inc., Ansonville.

Monday-July 13

The members of Cottonville AME Zion Church will host vacation Bible school from 6-8:30 p.m.
The theme is “Jamming with Jesus; A Study of the life and times of Jesus the Christ.”

Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, Norwood, will have “Rolling River Rampage” vacation Bible school from 6-8 p.m.
Refreshments will be available each night.
Pastor is David Hatley.

July 14

St. Luke Church of the Living Word, Inc., 801 Roosevelt St., Badin, will celebrate the pastoral anniversary of Vice Bishop Chenner and Lady Mary T. Smith at 3 p.m. Dinner will be served after the service.
Keynote speaker will be Pastor Angelo Bratcher of Mt. Sinai Church of the Living Word, Inc., of Raeford.

July 15

Kinza Memorial Baptist Church, 4311 Love Mill Road, Stanfield, will have a bluegrass gospel singing featuring the Furr Family of Stanfield at 6 p.m.
Guests are welcome and expected. Everyone is encouraged to attend.
A freewill love offering will be collected at the end of this event as an honorarium.
For details call Pastor Darrell Nance and leave a message at 704-888-0807.

July 22

Oak Grove Church, 32056 Herrin Grove Road, Mount Pleasant (Finger Community), celebrates its 133th homecoming and revival.
Kayla Aiton will lead with the message at 11 a.m.
A covered dish lunch will follow.

July 22-24

Oak Grove Church, 32056 Herrin Grove Road, Mount Pleasant (Finger Community), will have revival at 6 p.m.
Ken Shank will preach. Special music will commence each night.

July 23-27

Kinza Memorial Baptist Church, 4311 Love Mill Road, Stanfield, will have vacation Bible school “Game On! Gearing Up for Life’s Big Game” from 6-8:30 p.m. for ages 2 through adult.
An Adult Bible Study class will be offered each evening.
Vacation Bible school kicks off at 5 p.m. July 22 with a tailgating party.
There will be music, Bible stories, crafts, recreation and refreshments each evening.
Guests are expected and encouraged to attend.
For further details call pastor Darrell Nance at 704-888-0807.

July 28

Badin United Methodist Church, 18 Hickory St., will have vacation Bible school from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Children through eighth grade are welcome to enjoy arts, crafts, Bible stories, activites and lunch.

Aug. 4

Porter and Randall United Methodist churches will have vacation Bible school from 9 a.m.-noon at Porter UMC, 40031 Porter Road, Norwood.
The theme is “Camping with Jesus,” so there will be lots of camping themed activities and crafts, as well as mission opportunities for children ranging from preschool to fifth grade.


Oak Grove UMC will have the following gospel performances: July 8, Strings of Victory; Aug. 12, The Scott Family; Sept. 9, Second Chance Bluegrass; October (will be announced at a later date); Nov. 11, Oak Grove Reunion; Dec. 9, The Hatley Family.
Join for gospel music, food and fellowship. If able, bring a non-perishable food item for Oak Grove’s Cupboard of Love for Stanly Community Christian Ministry.


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