April 12th: “Flourish” Women’s Event
Life Community Church (located in Independence Mall) will host a women's event called ''Flourish'' on Thursday, April 12th from 7 pm to 9 pm with Havilah Cunnington (just released her new book ''Stronger Than the Struggle'' and is a pastor at Bethel Church in Redding, CA).
[For tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/flourish-tickets-42695999885]
April 14th : Fundraiser for Church’s Community Counseling Center
Winter Park Presbyterian Church's Community Counseling Center will have a Spring Plant Sale on Saturday, April 14th at 8 am to 11 am at 4810 Wrightsville Avenue. Thanks to a generous donation of beautiful flowering landscape plants from Johnson Nursery, 100% of your purchase price goes directly to providing mental health care. Make your selection from available plants on the day of the sale, or pre-order at www.Gardens-Direct.com and pick up your order at the Center on the 14th. [Contact: 910-452-7370]
April 20th: Love and Respect Marriage Conference
Coastal Community Baptist Church (7721 Alexander Road) will host a video 'Love and Respect Marriage Conference' on Friday, April 20th at 6 pm [check-in table open from 6 pm to 6:30 pm] and on Saturday, April 21st at 1:30 pm. Childcare will be available on Friday and Saturday for a fee. [Details & Registration: gotocoastal.com/love]
April 21st: Comedian Michelle Miller
Clean Getaway Comedy presents comedian Michelle Miller on Saturday, April 21st at 8 pm (doors open at 7:15 pm) at Lifepoint Church 3534 S College Rd, Suite A). A portion of the proceeds will go toward Open Gate Domestic Violence shelter & Services, Inc.
April 23rd: Wycliffe Associates Banquet (free dinner)
The Wycliffe Associates Banquet will be on Monday, April 23rd from 7 pm to 9 pm (doors open at 6:30 pm) at the Holiday Inn Wilmington-Market Street (5032 Market St) with guest speaker Pastor Jacob Ramothudi of Botswana. the Wycliffe Associates Regional Coordinator in Southern Africa and National Coordinator for the Intercollege Christian Movement of Botswana. The New Testaments are completed with accuracy in less than a year.
[For reservations please call or email Brent Nelson at 866-461-0197 or firstname.lastname@example.org by Tuesday, April 17 or sooner]
April 26th and 27th: Street Angels Training
Street Angels will have a Training Seminar on Thursday, April 26th and Friday, April 27th from 7 pm to 9 pm and continuing on Saturday, April 28th from 9 am to 4 pm at Global River Church (4702 S College Rd). Saturday will be a day of learning material and applying what we have learned to the streets of downtown Wilmington. The seminar includes hearing from the director of Street Angels UK Paul Blakey via Facebook video and other seasoned street ministers. There will also a session on First Aid and Conflict Avoidance. The class is for anyone who wants to step into a greater dimension of Christian life and do what Jesus did during His ministry on earth. [Contact: StreetAngelsUSA@yahoo.com or call Ron Anderson, Director, Street Angels USA at 910-262-8410]
April 28th: “A Crystal Concert”
St. Andrews-Covenant Presbyterian Church (1416 Market Street) will have the 'Music on Market Fine Arts Series' on Saturday, April 28th at 7:30 pm with the concert ''A Crystal Concert'' with glass instruments from Benjamin Franklin’s Glass Armonica to ones created by glass artists all over the world with music from Colonial to Folk to Celtic. It is free and open to the public.
[Contact: Cindy Litzinger at office 910-762-9693, x 211]
May 5th: Chain Breaker Spring Revival Tour with Zach Williams
College Acres Baptist Church (702 Eastwood Road) will host Chain Breaker Spring Revival Tour with Zach Williams on Saturday, May 5th at 7 pm (doors open at 6:15 pm) along with Carrollton and Jimmie Kimmett. [Tickets: https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1644935]
Church of the Week
Carolina Christian Radio is now scheduling churches for the 'Church of the Week' radio feature that allows local churches to come in the studio and let the listening audience know about their church. Church of the Week is every Wednesday from 8 am to 9 am on Life 90.5 FM with Craig Thomas and Jim Stephens.