Features: Faith

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 @ 09:07 PM

Finding space to reconnect

It was family reunion time again. This year, instead of a large luxurious house facing the ocean on the outer banks — a house filled with electronic options — we went camping.

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.