The Carolina times. (Durham, N.C.) 1919-current, May 30, 1981, Page 4, Image 4
4 THE CAROLINA TIMES SAT.. MAY 30, 1981 CHURCH NOTES Mt. Gilead Holds Youth Brealifaet. r ' Bibls Way News Bible Way Apostolic Temple, 2307 Dark Circle, will celebrate Pastoral Day, Sunday, May 31. Mrs. Sarah Williams will be in charge of the 7:30 p.m. service. Evangelist Robert Bratcher will preach at Bethel Taber- nacle at 3 p.m. He will also conduct a Soul Stirring Revival at Bible Way Apostolic Church, Raleigh, June 1-5 beginning nightly at 7:30 p.m. f Cornerstone Laying at Community ; Cornerstone Laying Services will be held at Com munity Baptist Church, 4821Barbee Rd., Saturday, May 30 at 11 a.m. Rev. Percy -Chase is the pastor of Community. Senior Citizens Day at West Durham -Senior Citizens Day will be observed at West Durham Baptist Church, 1901 Athens Ave., Sunday, May 31 at II a.m. Ms. Inez M. Myles will speak. Junior Church Sponsors Dance Program The Junior Church of St. Joseph's AME Church sponsored the closing dance program of the Community Dance classes of the church on Friday evening in the Mulii-Purpose Room. - The program consisted of pre-ballet, jazz, modern, ethnic and tap dances. The age groups of the young dancers were Monday's class, 9-14 years and Wednes day's classes, 2Vi to 8 years. - Selected readings and sayings were rendered by the Junior Church members. Cynthia Throckmorton served as misiress of ceremonies. - Following the program, refreshments and acknowledgements were provided for and to all, by the parents of the dancers. ' - Members of the dance classes are: Jennifer McLaughlin, Deborah and Patricia Smith, and Aretha Stewart; Kimberly Clemons, Alta and Joy Cook, Sonya Harris, Tyra and Tannisha Parrish, and Theresa Yaughn-Wright. ; This was one of the many young people's programs sponsored by the Junior Church under the direction of Mrs. Clara Lawson and Mrs. Shirley Hester. Rev. W.W. Easley, Jr.. is the pastor. - ' nil By Trellie L. Jeffers - A youth breakfast forum at Mount Gilead Baptist Church, Saturday morning. May 17, became the scene of articulate black youth projecting their pride as they mounted the platform and responded to questions Rev. Duff at St. Mark Rev. Kenneth Duff will speak at St. Mark A.M.E. Zion Church, Sunday, May 31 at 6:30 p.m. for the R. L. Speaks Achievement Club. ; Rev. McCoy to Pastor New Liberty Rev. Coolidge McCoy will be installed as pastor of New Liberty Baptist Church, Louisburg, Sunday, May 30 at 4 p.m. Dr. W. T. Bigelow, pastor, Greater St. Paul Baptist Church, will deliver the installation message. New Kingdom Hail to be Dedicated Three Durham congregations of Jehovah's Witnesses will unite this weekend to dedicate their new Kingdom Hall located at 812 Junction Road. The congregations will hold dedication services for the New Kingdom Hall after 5Vi months of construe-, tion by members of the congregations and several sub contractors. According to Gerome McDowell, Chairman of the Building Committee, and City Overseer, "We were very fortunate to have many of our members in the building trades and were successful in cutting much of the cost in construction. We pray that the building which was con structed by so many volunteers will prove to be a bless ing to the entire community." The dedication services will begin with apublic open house from 12 noon Saturday to 2 p.m. and the formal services will begin at 2:50 p.m. The history of the three congregations, a slide presentation of the construction phases, experiences and the dedication discourse will highlight Saturdays activities. A public talk and Wat chtower Study will highlight Sunday's activities which will begin at 10 a.m. The structure, located on the Junction Road between Cheek Rd. and Holloway St., is constructed on 3 acres of land which was a gift from one of the congregations members. The construction was partially financed by a local financial institution. posed by adults who had joined them. The young people, who v had been chosen to attend , a ' Youth Legislature assembly in Raleigh in March, were honored by the youth group at Mount Gilead, the Durham City Schools and the Youth Committee of the Durham Committee on the Affairs of Black People. The group described how their experience in the legislative workshop had enabled them to obtain first-hand experience in organizing a moot general assembly, in sponsoring legislative lobbying to get their legislation passed, and finally, in voting on their legislation. The bills that the students passed in the moot assembly were passed on to the N.C. General Assembly. . Kevin Washington, a National Honor student and a senior from Hillside High School who has recently been accepted by Harvard University, serv ed as chairman of the stu dent platform guests. Washington said, "The Youth Legislative Assembly will have an im pact on our lives." The students reported' on "legislation" that reflected their sensitivity to some of society's pro blems: lowering of the minimum wage, drug abuse, juvenile offenders,; problems , facing youths, budget cuts, and youth ex ploitation in the job market. After their presentation, the students answered questions posed , by the adults. When ' asked what causes students at the moot legislative assembly had given for juvenile of fenders, Washington said that peer pressure had been the common cause given. "If peer pressure can be steered into a different direction, it can be better used," said Washington. Some of the other con clusions made by the students were that the minimum wage should not be lowered because they believe it will push older, more experienced workers out of jobs; that youth of fenders should be handled more competently and more sensitively; that there should be restitution for youth offenders and that counseling should be available for youth because they often become second offenders; that 18-year-olds should be able to buy all alcoholic beverages; and that there should be no act against paraphernalia associated with drug use because of the confusion this law may cause. 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May 18 at home, were held Friday. May 22 akEm manuel AME Church by Rev J R Crutchlield. Burial was in Glennview Memorial Park. Surviving are two sons. Charles Horry and Leon Horrv ot Cleveland. Ohio; two grandchildren. Courtesy of Scarborough & Hargett Memorial ChapMs and Gardens. LANE Funeral services for James Lane of 208 Dowd St., who died Monday, May 18 at the Veterans Administration Hospital, were held Friday, May 22 at Scarborough & Hargett Memorial Chapel by Rev. Essex Fields. Burial was in Glennview Memorial Park. Surviving are one daughter, Miss Dot Lane ot New York; one step daughter, Miss Joyce Ann Lane; ' two sisjeri, ; Mrs. Mildred Wilson and Mrs.. Mary Freeman of Washington, D. C; one brother. Allen Lane of Cam bridge, Va.. Courtesy of Scarborough & Hargett Memorial Chapels and Gardens. SMITH Funeral services for Willie Smith of 211 S. Elm St.. who died Friday, May 22 at Durham County General Hospital, were held Thurs day. May 28 at Scarborough & Hargett Memorial Chapel. Burial was in Beechwood Cemetery. , Surviving are his wife. Mrs. Bernice M Smith; two brothers; one sister. Courtesy of Scarborough $ Hargett Memorial Chapels and Gardens Afrirn Method Sf EnlSCQOZ CnurCn brCUD Conducting African Districts Consultation WASHINGTON, D.C. On May 18, the African, Methodist Episcopal (A.M.E.) Church's Commission, on Consultation ; on the Development of Overseas Districts left on an 18-day tour of the comment of, Africa and will visit churches inthe countries ot Lesotho, Namibia Zimbabwe, Zambia, Kenya and South Africa, On this trip, the committee will be carry ing out the mandate of the A.M.E. Church's Forty-First Oeneral Conference which, in 1980, called for consulta tion to analyze and assess the Church's districts in Africa, South America and the Caribbean. a i a. n: i-- ii vir..j u rr iaitic ktki. . According iu Disuup n. naiuuiu oiuvmui . dent of the Council of Bishops and Chairman of the' Consultation Committee, "The purpose of this first "Consultation tour is to get an on-the-spot, first-hand assessment of what our Church is about at this juncture of its long history in Africa." In addition to Bishop Brookins, the other five, members of the Consultation Committee are: Bishop F. ' C. Cummings of the A.M.E. Church's Eighth District; Reverend John W. P. Collier, Secretary of Missions; Reverend Dovey J. Roundtree, General Counsel to the A.M.E. Church; Mrs. Wilhelmina Lawrence, President of the Women's Missionary Society and Dr. Joseph C. McKinney, Treasurer A.M.E. Church and President of the Lay Organization - Second District. During the consultation tour, the committee will meet with pastors, officers and members of the A.M.E. Church, as well as government officials and other in terested persons. "We want to find out what the peo ple's expectations are," said Bishop Brookins, and determine what the Church should be doing in such areas as education and health. We wilt also study the roles of Church leadership and investigate methods for accomplishing indigenous leadership." This tour to Africa will provide the Consultation Committee with the basis for determining workable solutions to the common problems of the people in the African Methodist Episcopal Church's African districts. Proposals outling those solutions will be presented to the Forty-Second Session of the A.M.E. Church's General Conference in 1984. r The A.M.E. Church has had a visible presence in Africa since 1866 when Reverend John Frederick established an A.M.E. Church in Sierra Leone. Five years later, Bishop Henry McNeil Turner went to Liberia to establish churches and schools in that coun try. Under the leadership of Reverend James M. Dwane, the A.M.E. Church extended its work to the Union of South Africa in 1897. The Church now serves the relieious. educational and social needs of much of the population in many countries in western, central and southern Africa. Voices Of Peace in Concert The Building Fund Committee of First Calvary Bap tist Church, 1311 Morehead Ave., will present the Voices of Peace in concert, Sunday, May 3 1 at 6 p.m. in their First Building Fund Celebration. Others appear ing on the program will be: Mrs. Hortense M. Jones, Mrs. Willia McCullers, Wallace Hinton, Carl Merritt Jr. and Mrs. Maggie McGhee. Mrs. Josephine W. Hayes is chairman. Rev. Vernon S.'i Thompson is pastor of First Calvary. Union Meeting at Peace Missionary The Union Meeting of the New Hope Association will meet at Peace Missionary Baptist Church, 1212 East Main St., May 30-31. The theme, What the Bible Says About Stewardship, will be discussed Saturday, May 30 at II a.m. v-QiMSundayv-May 41 at II a.m.,' Revt Norris Trice, Associate'Mmistei'f First Baptist Church, Chapel Hill, will deliver the sermon. Rev. T. J. Foster is president; Rev. W. E. Dave, host pastor. (Mntrrff founded iees 3400 FAYETTEVILLE STREET DURHAM, NORTH CAROLINA 27707 LORENZO A. LYNCH, PASTOR SUNDAY, MAY 31. I VK I 9:30 A.M. Church School ELLIS D.JONES & SONS, INC. Licensed Counseling Affairs Complete 419 Dowd Street Funeral Directors & Em balm en on Veterans & Social Security Service Funeral 688-1323 We Welcome Your Church News News about your hap penings at your church should be in our office not later than Monday at 5 p.m. of Ihe week of publication i At. (flaltmrg ittttrn (Elmrrli nf dljriat 1715 ATHENS STREET DURHAM. NORTH CAROLINA 27707 TELEPHONE; 688-5066 "On the Move for God" Rev. J. Cecil Cheek, B.Th., M.Div, Minister SUNDAY, MAY 31, 1981 9:30 A.M. ' Sunday School A.M. 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