Tommy Poland said giving blessings to unknowing shoppers on Black Friday was not his idea, but God’s.
Archdale Church of the Nazarene held their annual 2013 Shoebox Packing Party for Operation Christmas Child (Samaritan’s Purse).
Archdale United Methodist Church will host “A Celebration of Faith, Hope, Love, & God’s Strength,” a benefit supper for Steve Lax, from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22.
Asheboro brothers remain behind bars in connection to a fire that occurred at Franklinville United Methodist Church.
Archdale’s most popular pumpkin patch is stocked with gourds, corn husks and maybe even a few little goblins as church members prepare for the annual fall festival — a festival for those who love food and children who love to play.
Two new gospel groups will perform on the Gospel Stage. A tent and hay bales will allow gospel music lovers to rest, listen, clap and sing-along.
Estie Bennington’s first book would make a great novel, except for one thing — it’s not fiction. It’s a memoir
Upward sports programs are designed to provide a fun experience based on healthy competition for kids and to teach skills for the sports arena and values for life. The sports program is a good fit for Poplar Ridge Friends mission — “connecting a new generation to their lifelong purpose in Christ.”
The Jeff Patterson Class of Archdale United Methodist Church will host a cornhole tournament Sunday, July 28. Proceeds will go to assist Steve Connor with medical bills.
Some aspects of the The Noise Outreach Center are traditional. Others, nor its leaders, are not. Organizers feel that the ministry’s greatest calling is not as a church, but an outreach center.
Vacation Bible schools incorporate activities such as crafts, games and outdoor fun while teaching children a love of God and Christian values.
Trinity City Council has indefinitely tabled a decision on a rezoning request from Lights for Christ Inc. so they can further investigate information disclosed to them during a closed session.
News and events from area churches.
“In the shadow of the steeples of Thomasville, there are many people who need physical, emotional and spiritual assistance, and that’s what the third annual Thomasville Community Health Fair and Car Show is all about — helping our neighbors meet their health and spiritual needs in an atmosphere of fun and fellowship.”
Kathy Liner at Pioneer Family Restaurant had a big family — us customers.
Now, everyone knows life begins at 40, or so we have been told. But you can’t prove this by me, as 40 was such an ancient yesterday.
First Baptist Church of Archdale on March 31 will share space with the congregation of Southside Baptist Church, 2515 Bellemeade St. in High Point.
Mt. Vernon United Methodist Church will host “Journey to the Cross,” a sensory learning, family-oriented event that allows guests to make several steps back in time.
Veteran state Sen. Stan Bingham harbored no illusions when he introduced a bill last month that he knew would generate controversy by allowing elective Bible study in North Carolina public schools.
The American Red Cross is holding a blood drive in memory of Sophie Layne Bryant from 2 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, at Springfield Friends Meeting, 555 E. Springfield Road in High Point.
The Warren T. Parris Class of Springfield Friends Meeting will host the 20th annual fish fry at 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26.
Members of Archdale Friends Meeting offered a memorial for the victims of the Newtown, Conn. shootings by lighting a candle for each one during their regular service Sunday. As many as 20 children were killed Dec. 14 by an alleged shooter at Santy Hook Elementary school.
Area churches offer Brunswick stew, pork shoulders and a Thanksgiving breakfast.
Local churches offer events, including a concert, fall festival and country buffet.