Arts & Leisure: Religion
Deep Creek Baptist Church will host a gospel singing at 6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 5. Rick Strickland will be performing.
BY STEVE CRAIN
Culdee Presbyterian Church will be offering a fire prevention and safety class for both adults and children.
Christ Community Church held its annual Christmas cantata on Thursday, Dec. 6.
Ives Memorial Baptist Church has selected Brentwood-Benson Music Publishing's "The Christmas Shoe Tree," created by Jeff Slaughter, as its children's Christmas musical program at 7 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 23.
The biennial Christmas Living Madonna program will be presented by the Community Congregational Church of Southern Pines at 7 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 9.
Christmas can be a painful time for some. It may be the first Christmas without a family member who has recently died, or it may be a time that has always been difficult.
BY ANGELA ZUMWALT
Communities of faith in the Foxfire-West End area are joining hands, hearts and voices in an Interfaith Service of Thanksgiving Sunday, Nov. 18, at 4 p.m. at this year's host site, the Seven Lakes Chapel in the Pines, located at 581 Seven Lakes Drive, near the North and South entrances of Seven Lakes.
Our Saviour Lutheran Church, of Southern Pines, will celebrate its 50th anniversary as a congregation and member of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America on Nov. 11.
Pastor Raymond D. Campbell was called by the First Baptist Church of Carthage on Sunday, Oct. 21, to become its new pastor.
BY STEVE CRAIN
As part of Our Saviour Lutheran Church's 50th anniversary celebration, the Rev. David R. Keck returns to preach on Reformation Sunday, Oct. 28, at both the 8:30 and 11 a.m. worship services.
First Presbyterian Church Carthage will have a fall festival Saturday, Nov. 3.
The Congregational Church of Pinehurst, UCC, will host local attorney Robert S. Thompson Wednesday, Oct. 24, from 3 to 5 p.m. as he presents a seminar covering many aspects of estate planning and other related problems associated with aging, an area in which he is board-certified.