Features: Faith

Jul. 20, 2013 @ 09:02 AM

Guidelines for Faith section submissions

The Daily Dispatch publishes announcements about events and special services at area churches each week in Saturday’s edition. The deadline for submissions was changed recently.

Oct. 20, 2014 @ 12:16 PM

GriefShare session begins Monday

New Sandy Creek Baptist Church and First United Methodist Church recently joined forces to provide GriefShare sessions to the community.

Oct. 20, 2014 @ 12:14 PM

Faulkner honored for service

Jerry A. Faulkner (right) receives a plaque from Kieth Jones at Dexter Baptist Church honoring his more than 50 years of service to the church.

Oct. 17, 2014 @ 07:12 PM

Granville House bell ringers give performance

The senior bell ringers of the Granville House in Oxford gave a concert for family and friends at 7 p.m. Sept. 12.


Oct. 06, 2014 @ 10:30 AM

Turner receives Power of Life scholarship

Seniqua Dante Turner was the recent recipient of a $300 scholarship awarded by Power of Life Missionary Baptist Church.


Oct. 03, 2014 @ 09:43 PM

Let's work together

Efforts in our community over the last several weeks to build community and understanding have caused me to reflect on a cartoon my father kept under the glass covering of his desktop in his office as long as I can remember. It depicted two mules tied together at the neck and two stacks of hay. 

Sep. 29, 2014 @ 09:38 AM

Missionary union announces scholars

The District No. 3 Missionary Union recently named Devin Omar Anderson and Samantha B. Hargrove as scholars.


Sep. 29, 2014 @ 09:38 AM

Blessing of the Animals to be Oct. 4

Bullock’s United Methodist Church has teamed up once again with the Humane Society of Granville County to host the 13th annual Annual Blessing of the Animals.

Sep. 26, 2014 @ 09:22 PM

Posture your hearts for prayer

Today I write from my heart; I am saddened by the troubles that appear to plague the land — murder, suicide, families at crisis, poverty, hopelessness and despair. I am then reminded and comforted in knowing many of the events we have witnessed have to come to pass in order to fulfill the scriptures.

Sep. 15, 2014 @ 09:47 AM

Sledge scholarship recipient announced

Philip Harris Jr. was recognized Aug. 31 as the 2014 recipient of the Chalis D. Sledge Scholarship.