Faith Notes: June 15

June 13, 2014 

This year’s graduates of Clarksville Theological College & Seminary in Clayton are, from left, Michael Benson of Clayton, associate’s degree in theology; Vicki Barham of Wendell, associate’s degree in theology; Ronald Mayfield of Spring Hope, bachelor’s degree in theology; and Brian Money of Selma, doctorate in theology.



A pancake and sausage breakfast is scheduled for 11:30 a.m. Sunday, June 22, at Discovery Church, 195 N.C. 42 East, Clayton. The church's praise band will perform. Discovery Church will accept donations for the meal, with proceeds supporting its Haiti project.

Ice cream social

An ice cream social is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 18, at Christ Community United Methodist Church, 1082 Amelia Church Road, Clayton. The evening will offer ice cream and games.

Benefit in Clayton

A benefit for Harbor Inc. is scheduled for 7 p.m. Saturday, June 28, at Mt. Vernon Christian Church, 301 N. Lombard St., Clayton. The program will feature drama, comedy, dance and music. The church will accept donations of personal hygiene items, food, snacks for children, clothing for women and children, and twin-bed items.

Vacation Bible School

Vacation Bible School for children in grades K-5 is scheduled from 6 to 8 p.m. June 22-26 at First Baptist Church, 411 N. Fayetteveille St., Clayton.

Vacation Bible School is scheduled from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. July 13-17 at Oakland Presbyterian Church, 8927 Cleveland Road, Clayton. VBS is for children from age 4 to rising fifth-graders. Also, the church will offer a Bible study for adults. A nursery/preschool class will be available. Register by July 4 by calling 919-934-5476.

Vacation Bible School for all ages is scheduled from 6 to 8:45 p.m. June 23-27 at Believers Baptist Church, 100 Southerland Road, Clayton. For more information, call Pastor Eugene Worley at 919-631-0817 or Kate Wilson at 919-604-3585.

Vacation Bible School for children ages 3-12 is scheduled from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. June 16-20 at Clayton Community Church, 5586 Covered Bridge Road, Clayton. For more information, call 919-796-2087 or register at

Programs, services

Starting June 18, Grace Episcopal Church will offer Communion at 7 p.m. Wednesdays through Aug. 16. The church is at 111 Lee Court in Clayton. That's off of N.C. 42 West. For more information, call 919-553-2810 or visit

Christ Community Church has moved to its summer schedule. That’s coffee, juice, fruit and fellowship at 9:45 a.m., morning worship at 10 a.m. and then a potluck lunch and information about upcoming activities. The church is at 1082 Amelia Church Road in Clayton. For more information, call 919-553-9770.

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