The following people have volunteered to greet visitors and hand out bulletins at the front doors before the Worship Service on Sunday mornings:

January 2019

6 – Wanda Benson & Ginger Hill

13 – Clayton & Regina Bennett

20 – Carolyn Claxon & Lynn Holloman

27 – Youth

February 2019

3 – Janet Jones & Beverly Casey

10 – Jeanette Canady & Krystal Guin

17 – Herman & Dianne Lancaster

24 – Tracey Thornton & Gina Dupree

March 2019

3 – Johnny & Janet Codispoti

10 – Tommy & Donna Fitzgerald

17 – Wayne & Linda Beal

24 – Warren & Ramona Robertson

31 – Dale & Donna Price

April 2019

7 – Judy Coats & Karen Underwood

14 – Larry & Linda Smith

21 – Skip & Dee Day

28 – Wanda Benson & Pam Radford

May 2019

5 – Jeanette Creech & Ginger Hill

12 – Clayton & Regina Bennett

19 – Carolyn Claxon & Lynn Holloman

26 – Janet Jones & Beverly Casey

June 2019

2 – Jeanette Canady & Krystal Guin

9 – Herman & Dianne Lancaster

16 – Tracey Thornton & Gina Dupree

23 – Johnny & Janet Codispoti

30 – Tommy & Donna Fitzgerald

July 2019

7 – Wayne & Linda Beal

14 – Warren & Ramona Robertson

21 – Dale & Donna Price

28 – Youth

August 2019

4 – Judy Coats & Karen Underwood

11 – Larry & Linda Smith

18 – Skip & Dee Day

25 – Wanda Benson & Pam Radford

September 2019

1 – Jeanette Creech & Ginger Hill

8 – Clayton & Regina Bennett

15 – Carolyn Claxon & Lynn Holloman

22 – Janet Jones & Beverly Casey

29 – Jeanette Canady & Krystal Guin

October 2019

6 – Herman & Dianne Lancaster

13 – Tracey Thornton & Gina Dupree

20 – Johnny & Janet Codispoti

27 – Tommy & Donna Fitzgerald

November 2019

3 – Wayne & Linda Beal

10 – Warren & Ramona Robertson

17 – Dale & Donna Price

24 – Judy Coats & Karen Underwood

December 2019

1 – Larry & Linda Smith

8 – Skip & Dee Day

15 – Wanda Benson & Pam Radford

22 – Jeanette Creech & Ginger Hill

29 – Clayton & Regina Bennett

Therefore all things whatsoever ye would that men should do to you, do ye even so to them: for this is the law and the prophets.
Matthew 7:12

If you would be willing to volunteer, see Ginger Hill. If you are unable to fill in on your scheduled date, please ask another greeter to take your place.

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BBQ Chicken

Our next BBQ Chicken Fundraiser/Outreach is scheduled for Friday, September 27, 2019.

At our BBQ Chicken Fundraiser/Outreach, the church body comes together to prepare plates containing:

  • 1/2 chicken, grilled w/BBQ sauce;
  • boiled potatoes;
  • green beans;
  • a dinner roll;
  • a dessert.

Dining options include:

  • eating at the church (in which case, a drink is included with the meal);
  • carry out;
  • local delivery (to the Clayton, NC area – deliveries must be arranged ahead of the event).

With the meal, we include literature about Christianity, salvation, and information about our church.

Come out, support our church, and share in the faith, food, and fellowship!

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Condolence Meal Ministry

Whenever a church member (or a member of their family) dies, the church body serves the family a meal after the funeral. This may be held either at the church or at a family member’s home. Our Condolence Meal Coordinator is Wanda Benson (919.553.2994). The effort is further divided among different groups, as listed below:

Coordinator – Wanda Benson 919.553.2994
Group Group Caller Group Members
Servers Linda Bunn
Joyce Carter
Becky Harden
Betty Johnson
Janet Jones
Elgie Rhodes
Meats Janet Jones
Wanda Benson
Jeanette Canady
Sandra Canady
Ellen Evans
Jackie Guy
Pauline Haislip
Ginger Hill
Gala Hogg
Janet Jones
Sandra Peedin
Clara Williams
Fruits & Vegetables Clara Williams
Linda Blackman – green beans
Carol Blinson – corn
Linda Bunn – potatoes
Barbara Chestnut – green beans
Kelly Cormack – butter beans
Sue Greene – butter beans
Becky Harden – deviled eggs
Betty Johnson – deviled eggs
Rita Jones – corn
Ann Narron – potato salad
Breads & Beverages Wanda Benson
Connie Barton
Barbara Barbour
Jeanette Canady
Jane Hardy
Nikki Jones
Joyce Adcox
Wanda Benson
Linda Bunn
Desserts Becky Harden
Joyce Adcox
Joyce Carter
Janet Chestnut
Cathy Lee
Elgie Rhodes
Donna Riggs
Wilhelmina Wall

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Vacation Bible School

Vacation Bible School (VBS) is a short summer program ministering to local children and adults. The program features a central theme, and teaches the Gospel message and Bible lessons through stories based on this theme. Click below to pre-register!

Maker Fun FactoryThis year, VBS will run from Sunday, June 23 through Thursday, June 27. Our theme is Roar by Group. Pam Radford (919-333-1218) is our director.

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Nursing Home Outreach

Powhatan Nursing Home Outreach

Powhatan’s nursing home outreach consists of scheduled monthly visits with the following local nursing homes:

During the visits, God’s Word is shared through hymns and fellowship. The visitation schedule is listed below and on the church calendar, and the visits are open to anyone who would like to attend. For more details, see Becky Harden (919-550-5177).

The Nursing Home Outreach visitation schedule for 2020 is below.


9 – Meadowview

21 – Smithfield Manor


13 – Meadowview

18 – Smithfield Manor


12 – Meadowview

17 – Smithfield Manor


9 – Meadowview

21 – Smithfield Manor


14 – Meadowview

19 – Smithfield Manor


11 – Meadowview

16 – Smithfield Manor


9- Meadowview

21 – Smithfield Manor


13 – Meadowview

18 – Smithfield Manor


10 – Meadowview

15 – Smithfield Manor


8 – Meadowview

20 – Smithfield Manor


12 – Meadowview

17 – Smithfield Manor


10 – Meadowview

15 – Smithfield Manor

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Serving Teams

To spread the workload, the Laymen’s League and the Women’s Auxiliary have created teams to serve during our three annual dinners-on-the-grounds: Oldest Members Sunday, Homecoming Sunday, and Pastors Appreciation Day.

Dinner LL Team WA Team
Oldest Members Sunday
1st Sunday in August
Charlie Williams
Dan Harden
3rd Sunday in September
Buck Canady
JE Barbour
Pastors Appreciation Day
3rd Sunday in November
Nelson Blinson
Joey Canady

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Sunday School

Join our Sunday School program for Christian growth and fellowship. Weekly lessons and scripture study provide a framework for learning Biblical doctrine and history. Our class sizes and informal atmosphere encourage participation in small-group-style discussions. Come grow with us!

The ages listed for each class are guidelines; members are encouraged to attend where they feel comfortable.

Our current Sunday School Superintendent is Wanda Benson, and Janet Codispoti is her assistant.

Teachers: Jeanette Canady & Carolyn Claxton
Ages: birth through 2 years

Pre-K through K
Teachers: Wanda Benson
Ages: 2 through 5 years

Teachers: Pam Radford
Grades: 1st through 5th grade

6 to 12
Teacher: Denise Underwood & Todd Marcom
Grades: 6th grade through High School

Teachers: Scott & Janet Chestnut
Ages: college-aged to senior

Honey Bunn Class
Teachers: Jeanette Canady, Ginger Hill, & Dianne Lancaster
Ages: young to Middle-aged adults

Willard Benson Class
Teachers: Barbara Barbour, Sue Byrd, Johnny Codispoti, Todd Marcom, & Cliff Smith
Ages: Middle-aged to senior adults

Audio Bible Class
Teachers: Dan & Becky Harden
Ages: Middle-aged to senior adults

Power Light Class
Teachers: Janet Jones, Dianne Lancaster, & Joyce Adcox
Ages: Ladies’ class

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Laymen’s League

The Laymen’s League meets on Family Nights in the Original Fellowship Hall. After a short devotional, the group attends to business. Whether making plans for the next BBQ Chicken Fundraiser or getting together over coffee and biscuits to make sure the church and grounds are in good working order, the Laymen’s League always tries to include a little food and fellowship in its hard work. Our current president is Skip Day.

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