Church news April 13

Here's a listing of services and events
Apr. 11, 2013 @ 02:21 PM

Trinity United Methodist Church, 609 Liberty Drive in Thomasville, will hold a consignment sale from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, April 25, and from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, April 27. Saturday is the half-price sale. Consigned items such as gently used clothing, baby equipment, boys, books and more are welcome. All proceeds support the children's ministries of the church. For more information or to consign, visit

Pine Woods United Methodist Church, 200 Pine Woods Church Road in Thomasville, will offer a contemporary evening service with a live band, "40 Days,"  from 6 to 7 p.m. every Sunday. For more information about this alternative service, call 476-6995.

Dr. Larry E. Covington, senior pastor of Ebenezer United Church of Christ in Burlington, will be the guest speaker during First Missionary Baptist Church’s spring revival at 7 p.m. Monday through Wednesday, April 15-17. The church is located at 103 Church St. in Thomasville.

Park Place Baptist Church will hold a community yard sale from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 27. Vendor spaces are available for $10. The day also includes a bake sale, breakfast biscuits and a hot dog lunch by the Baptist Men. To reserve a spot, call Susan Campbell at 689-9564. The church is located at 201 Kern St. in  Thomasville.

Landmark Baptist Church, 6055 Sunset View Drive in Archdale will hold their regular second Sunday singing at 2:30 p.m. April 14 with Mountain Joy from Hazelwood.

Thomasville First Pentecostal Holiness Church, 509 Cloniger Drive in Thomasville, will hold revival April 19 -21.  Evangelist  Rev. Mike Hearp will speak at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday.  Evangelist Rev. Wayne Knight will speak at 10:45 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday. There will be special singing at each service.  The church's pastor is Joe T. Beane.

Memorial Auditorium at Centenary United Methodist Church, 646 W 5th St  Winston-Salem, will host a free concert by Jonathan Byrd at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 17. Byrd's show is musical theater, bringing together the Texas songwriting tradition with southern storytelling and guitar picking in the line of North Carolina greats Doc Watson and Tony Rice. Byrd has released five solo albums. Visit

The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Winston-Salem will hear the Rev. Lisa Schwartz speak on  “You have to be carefully taught” at 10:30 a.m. Sunday.  At the 9 a.m. forum, Eleanor and Michael Stoller will present a travelogue of their trip to the Galapagos.  The Fellowship is at 4055 Robinhood Road.

Mitchell's Grove United Methodist Church, at 3511 E Kivett Drive in High Point, will host  "Over the River and Through the Woods" dinner theater Thursday, April 25, and Sunday, April 28. Dinner, catered by Snyder Farms Restaurant, will be served at 6 p.m. and the play begins at 7 p.m. 
The drama department at Greensboro Colleg opens the play with 29-year-old Nick Cristano, who  has been having dinner with his four Italian grandparents every Sunday since he was born. Now he has news — he's being promoted, and transferred to Seattle.
Tickets are $15 and may be purchased from a church member or by calling 882-6657.  All proceeds go to missions.


Hopewell United Methodist Church, 4540 Hopewell Church Road in Trinity, will hold country breakfast buffet and preschool silent auction from 7 to 10 a.m. today (April 20). The menu includes eggs, grits, biscuits, gravy, pancakes, bacon, sausage, ham and choice of beverage. The cost is $8 for adults, $3 for ages 6 to 12 and free for ages 5 and under.  Proceeds will go to the building fund and preschool.
Pine needles are for sale at $5 a bale. Call 431-9507.

Daishin Buddhist Center offers meditation class at 6:30 p.m. every Monday. The classes are conducted by the abbot, resident monks or visiting monks. The Daishin Buddhist Center Temple is located at 11267 East US Hwy. 64 in Thomasville. Call 472-0446.

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