The Senior Choir Sing-Along will be held on Thursday, December 11, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. We are inviting everyone to come and help us lift up the Name of Jesus. Ilong is where Everybody is Somebody and Jesus Christ is Lord.
Conference meeting at 7:00 p.m. We encourage all Members to come.
Sister to Sister Ministry will meet December 5, 2014 at 6:oo p.m.
Ilong Baptist Church and our Sister Churches, Peace Chapel Baptist Church and Bethel United Methodist Church are coming together for A Thanksgiving Celebration on Sunday, November 23, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. at Ilong Baptist Church. Rev. James Lawson is Pastor. Rev. Bruce Brooks, Pastor of Peace Chapel Baptist Church is the Guest Speaker and Bethel United Methodist Church Choir will render the music, Rev. Kathryn Johnson is the Pastor. We invite everyone to come and help us give thanks unto the Lord. We are thanking God for bringing us Christians together as One to Worship Him. We are moving in His Direction.
Ilong Baptist Church located at 4043 Fairport Rd. in Oxford, N.C. will host A Rainbow Tea, Saturday, October 19, 2014 at 4:00 p.m. The Youths will perform A Skit and will have their own decorated table. We invite all Youths to come and support the Youths and be a part of this special occasion. The colors are the colors of the Rainbow, red, yellow, orange, blue and indigo.
Ilong Baptist Church Pastor’s Aide Ministry is sponsoring a Musical Program on Saturday, October 25, 2014 at 4:00 p.m. Several groups will be rendering songs of praise, including our very own Voices of Praise. We invite everyone to come and help us lift up the name of Jesus. God bless you.
On September 5, 2014 Sister to Sister Ministry met for the first time since June. First Lady Ruth Lawson and Minister Patricia Williams are awesome Women of God. The Lord is blessing us to come together as Women of God. We are about God’s business as women on the move in love, fellowship, fun and unity. We study God’s Word and is being taught by our very own Minister Patricia Williams who is truly a Woman of God. Pray for us that we will be all the Lord will have us to be in Jesus name. Amen
Pastor James Monroe Lawson will Celebrate his 13th Pastoral Anniversary Sunday, September 21, 2014 at 3:00 p.m. Rev. Kenneth R. Hammond is the Guest Speaker Pastor of Union Baptist Church in Durham, N.C. along with the Women Chorale Choir. Dinner will be served. We thank God for Pastor Lawson and First Lady Ruth Moore Lawson. Come help us lift up the name of Jesus and help Pastor Lawson Celebrate another year of Preaching, Teaching, Leading, Guiding and Winning Souls for Christ. Rev. Kenneth Hammond will have a Word from the Lord that will leave you Spiritually fed. We are a Church where Everybody is Somebody and Jesus Christ is Lord. We welcome you. God bless you.
Congratulations to all the Youths who passed to their next grades, received awards, achievements and perfect attendance during the school year . Congratulations to all the Young Adults who Graduated from High School and College in May and June, 2014. We are so proud of our Youths and Young Adults. Anthony A J LeMay Graduated from J.F. Webb Senior High School June 13, 2o14 in Oxford, N.C. and will be attending Vance Granville Community College in Henderson, N.C. Arnold Bullock Graduated from Northern Vance Senior High School June 13, 2014 in Henderson, N.C. He had Perfect Attendance during the whole twelve years of school. He will be attending UNC-G University in Greensboro, N.C. Malcolm Howard Graduated from Southern Vance Senior High School June 13, 2014 in Henderson, N.C. and will be attending Vance Granville Community College in Henderson, N.C. Kalon Howard Graduated from Hillside Senior High School June, 2014 in Durham, N.C. He will be attending NCA & T University in Greensboro, N.C. Majoring in Animal Science and Engineering. Jamaz Richardson son of Gunnery Sergeant James and Jackie Richardson and grand son of Brenda Stamper Graduated from LeJeune High School June 5, 2014 in Jacksonville, N.C. Jamaz received the Heisman, Distinguished Athlete and Perfect Attendance Award. He went to State Track and Field Meet at NCA&T. Brought home a Gold Medal. He is the 1A State Champion in the Long Jump ( 23 ft. 2.5 in). He will receive a State Championship Ring that he help design. Paid for in Full by the LeJeune High School Booster Club and Sponsor, Michelle Parsley Photography. He will be attending Lackawanna College in Scranton, Pa. Majoring in Business Management and will play football. Jaquan Peace Graduated from HD Woodson Senior High School in Washington, D.C. June 13, 2014. Shauna Terry daughter of Tracy Hargrove Graduated May 10, 2014 from Western College, with a degree in Criminal Justice. Shauna will be going overseas to play basketball for Buducnost. A team from Bar, Montenegro in Europe. She will play Power Forward Position. She was one of two Americans that was picked to play for Buducnost. Please help us keep our Young People in Prayer and lifted up. To God be the Glory.
The Church Union is held every fifth Saturday and Sunday at one of the churches in the association. Jordon Chapel Baptist Church in Warrenton, NC was the host church for the union on June 28-29, 2014 where Reverend John Barham is Pastor. The union’s theme was United- Walking…Working…Worshipping. The scripture was Ephesians 4:3 & 13.On Saturday, June 28, 2014 the session was called to order by the president, Pastor John Gooch of Jerusalem in Warrenton. After the business session members attended workshops for Christian Education. Minister Lynn Allen taught the Young People’s Workshop. Pastor James T. Roberson, Jr. taught the Adult Workshop on Transformational Leadership. Pastor, Dr. Daniel W. Lily taught the Trustee’s Training Class. Minister Fred Jones of Phipps Chapel preached the message on Saturday. His message had a subtopic entitled “Just A Closer Walk With Thee.” On Sunday, June 29,2014, Jordon Chapel’s very own Jerome Neal taught Sunday School. Pastor Milton Solomon of Pine Grove in Macon presided. Pastor Anthony Q. Alston, Sr. of Jones Chapel in Norlina preached the sermon. His message came from Matthew 14:22-33. the subject was “Stay In the Boat.” Pastor Alston also received the banner for having the most members to attend the Union. The Word was certainly taught and preached Saturday and Sunday. If you didn’t get it, I don’t know what to say. But, I quote Minister Jones, “Unity in Jesus- Loving God, Keeping the faith in God, and Changing in God.” Pastor Alston said, “Don’t judge people, Observe them.” Amen. Amen.