Announcements: Week of February 18

AARP-CC2C 18 will meet in the fellowship hall after service today.  Refreshments will be provided.  

The Adult Ushers Ministry is looking for new members. Please see Shawn Gear or Pam Taylor-Shaw.

New Generation Choir rehearsal will be on Saturday, February 24, 2:00 –3:30pm.

Save the Dates! Royal Kids Camp Annual Fundraiser is Saturday, April 14; the dates for Royal Kids Camp are July 15 – 20, 2018. Please see Robyn King if you are interested in participating.

The Security Ministry is looking for new members. Please see Ruby Hodge for information.

The Young Adult Ministry will begin collecting back packs for their annual back pack drive. The collection site will be in the hall near the mailboxes.  Thank you for your support!

Please donate portable heaters for families in need.  The Abraham Sunday School class needs your help with donations of portable heaters to help families in need for the upcoming winter months.  Distribution will be first to those in our church family, then to those in the community.  Contact Trustee Kevin Ragland (919) 449-6444 or Deacon Al McCutcheon (919) 723-1233.  If you are in need of a heater, please sign up in the copier room.

Poplar disciples who need your 2017 Financial Statement are asked to sign up in the finance office.  Please allow a one-week turnaround to pick up your statement.  If you have questions, contact Trustee Ruby Hodge in the finance office.

The Spouses of the Deacons will have communion rehearsal Saturday, March 3, 10:00 a.m. – noon. The women ministers are asked to please join us.

We are looking for positive and enthusiastic Summer Camp Counselors who enjoy working with children. Join us as a Camp Counselor at Poplar Springs Christian Church for fun in the sun, field trips, crafts and daily academic enrichment. Counselors must be 18 years of age or older, willing to participate in all indoor and outdoor activities, and must be available four or more hours per shift. Please contact Rev. Frank Williams for additional information, 919-327-8907.

Separation/Divorce Care Ministry: A 13-week program that meets once a week from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Poplar House beginning Tuesday, February 20. This ministry provides a biblical approach in finding help, discovering hope, experiencing healing and restoring individuals who are hurting because of separation and/or divorce. We will also offer Divorce Care for kids ages 8 to 12. Both sessions are offered at the same time. Pamela Williams and Kamilla Dancy are facilitators for the children. Please contact Christine C. Stewart at 919-639-9683, Sonia Kearney at 919-521-1834 or Paul Stewart at 919-524-0624 to register or obtain additional information.

Save the Date!! Garner Relay for Life will be April 27 – 28, 2018, at Lake Benson Park, Garner, NC, 4:00 p.m. Sponsored by the Cancer Support Ministry.

Please refer to the church calendar at for the week’s activities.

Please send your announcements to by Wednesday at 4:00 p.m.

Please contact the Media Ministry at 919-961-7613, if there are problems with the broadcast so they can work to correct it as soon as possible.

Youth Announcements

Youth Church is every 2nd and 4th Sunday for ages 7 to 18.

Baewatch Dating Series – Fridays, February 23 and March 2, 7:00 p.m.

Youth Community Service Event – Saturday, February 24, The Point Church, Cary 10:00 a.m -12:00 p.m.

Sick and Prayer List

Evelyn Chalmers
Jean Dunn
Charles Evans, Rex Rehab
Willie Gilbert, Tower Nursing & Rehab Center
Vennie Almeta Hall
Deidre Harvey
Alice Jones
Nicole Jones
Curtis McCullers
Fleeter Merritt
Dennis Moore
Carolyn Parker
Rosa Partin
Sylvia Partin
Alease Pryor
Cupid Sorrell, SECU Hospice House, Smithfield
Detrice Spells
Mary Elizabeth Williams
James “Ricky” Boykins
(Cathy Harris’ cousin)
Angela Cloud (Mildred Keith’s friend)
Barbara Jean Evans (Sonnia Carter’s mother)
Wallace Horton (Erma Phillips’ brother)
Lorene Jones (Gloria Williams sister-in-law)
Mr. Cleon Partin (Charley Partin’s brother)
Lucia Pearce (Sheldon Brown’s grandmother)
Susan Umstead (Marie Taylor’s niece)
Constance VanDyke (Mildred Keith’s friend)
Mary Washington (Nathaniel Washington’s mother)
Ramona Wright (Marie Taylor’s niece)
Dallie Williams (Barbara Johnson’s sister)
Joyce Williams (Pamela C. Williams’ mother-in-law)
Mary Wells (Dorothy Grays’ friend)