Announcements: Week of February 4

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

Are you a Family Caregiver with the enormous responsibility of taking care of your loved one? Poplar Springs and AARP-CC2C 18 is here to assist YOU.  AARP-CC2C 18 is a church community based group designed to provide information and much more to the family caregiver.  ALL current group participants (Men and Women) and anyone interested in joining the group, or persons who have suffered a loss – please meet with AARP CC2C Sunday, February 18th, in the fellowship hall after service.  Refreshment provided.  AARP CC2C Loves the Caregivers!

“Attention all teens, Ages 13 and up.  The Cultural Arts Ministry needs you!!  If you would like to participate in the Black History production scheduled for Sunday, 2/25, please plan to meet briefly after Sunday’s service on 2/4.  For more information contact Shalon Maxile at 919-559-6018.

Let’s Support the Grubbs and McLeans …and the Bells as they compete in the live taping of the After the “I Do’s” Game Show on Friday, February 9th at The Clayton Center. Hosted by clean comedian, Les Long, four couples will answer questions about each other in hopes of winning the grand prize. This will keep you laughing for sure! The audience will also have a chance to win great prizes during the show along with some other “surprises” in store for you. There will be a vendor’s pavilion open at 6:30 with items that will be perfect for Valentine’s Day. Early Bird tickets are only $20 (plus tax and service charge) at or by calling the box office at (919) 553-1737. This event is co-produced by Ken & Vernita Griffith. Let’s represent Poplar and Show Up and Show Out!

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 20th. 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. until… 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.

Sick and Prayer List

Evelyn Chalmers
Jean Dunn
Charles Evans, Rex Rehab
Darrell Fort, VA Hosptial
Willie Gilbert, Tower Nursing & Rehab Center
Patricia (Ann) Goolsby
Vennie Almeta Hall
Deidre Harvey
Howard Horton
Rossie Horton
Alice Jones
Nicole Jones
Irene Leach, Pruitt Health Center
Curtis McCullers
Fleeter Merritt
Dennis Moore
Carolyn Parker
Rosa Partin
Sylvia Partin
Alease Pryor
Jordan Robbins
Cupid Sorrell, SECU Hospice House, Smithfield
Jean Dunn
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)
Constance VanDyke (Mildred Keith’s friend)
Mr. Cleon Partin (Charley Partin’s brother)
Lucia Pearce (Sheldon Brown’s grandmother)
Mary Washington (Nathaniel Washington’s mother)
Dallie Williams (Barbara Johnson’s sister)