We invite everyone to come join us in celebrating the Voices of Praise 17th Choir Anniversary, Sunday, September 13 at 4:00 p.m. Invited Groups are Steve Gregory and the Remissionaries of Rougemount, N.C. the Heavenly Voices of Franklinton, N.C. and others. Come and praise God and give him the praise. God bless you.
We invite everyone to come join us in celebrating Pastor James Monroe Lawson 14th Pastoral Anniversary on Sunday, September 20 at 3:00 p.m. Rev. Kenneth Ray Hammond of Union Baptist Church in Durham, N.C. is the Guest Speaker along with his choir. Dinner will be served before the service.
The Usher Ministry Anniversary September 27 at 4:00 p.m. We invite everyone to come and help us celebrate and give God the praise. God bless you.
On Sunday, August 23 at 4:00 p.m. the Gospel Chorus is sponsoring a Musical Program. We invite everyone to come out and help us lift us the name of Jesus. Many groups have been invited to sing songs of praises and glorify God.
Starting on Monday Night, July 27 – Friday, July 31 Summer Revival begins at 7:00 p.m. each night. This year Revivalists are Monday Night Rev. Bennie Torain Pastor of Greater Orange Grove Baptist Church in Durham, N.C. On Tuesday Night Rev. Charles Barnes Pastor of Morehead Avenue Baptist Church in Durham, N.C. On Wednesday Night Associate Minister Ray Watkins of Union Baptist Church in Durham, N.C. On Thursday Night Rev. Willie S. Darby Pastor of Penn Avenue Baptist Church in Oxford, N.C. and on Friday Night Rev. Dr. Omotolokunde Omokunde Pastor of Timothy Darling Presbysterian Church, Oxford,N.C. We invite you to come join us in lifting up the name of Jesus. God bless you.
On Sunday, July 19 at 11:00 a.m. Service we will celebrate Family and Friends Day. Our Guest Speaker will be Rev. George Green Pasotor of New Light Baptist Church in Oxford, N.C. We invite everyone to come and help us worship in praising the Lord. Bring a Friend. God bless you.
On June 6, 2015 , Gladys Peace Braswell tunrned 100 Years Old. Born to the parents of George and Rachel Peace. She is the second of nine children and the oldest girl. She went as far as the 7th grade She lived on a farm and worked very hard. Her family planted acres and acres of tobacco. She loved working on the farm because that was all she knew. Gladys met her “Sweetheart Theodore Braswell”. She married when she was 21 years old on March 20, 1937. They were married for Seventy Years before Theodore passing. They moved to Manhattanh, N.Y. and lived there for many years before relocating back to her home North Carolina. While living in New York Gladys worked with several Jewish Families. Gladys would wake up early and walk to the bus stop or subway station to work. One day while riding the subway the lights went out and she had to stay overnight in the dark on the subway. That was very scarcy for her. She enjoyed traveling with her husband, such as going to Canada and coming home to North Carolina every year and especially at Christmas and during the summer. Her hobbies are going to church outings and being active in church activities. Mother Gladys is very active and attends Ilong Missionary Baptist Church where she is Loved by everyone and everyone loves her. Her motto “Stay in Church.” She loves to go to Bible Study on Wednesday Nights. She has a strong will power, very knowledgeable and strong in spirit. Gladys is a sweet humble, kind, gentle, stern and loveable woman. God has blessed her to live a long life filled with love and serving God. On Friday Night, June 5, Sister to Sister Ministry, which she is a member of honored her with Birthday Cake, balloons and love. On her Birthday, June 6, 2015 Gladys was honored at Carolina Barbeque Highway 56 in Creedmoor with familly and friends. She was dressed in a pink suite with a pink and white hat to match and pinned with a colorful corsage. She looked adorable. God has been good to Gladys and it shows in the life she’s living. She was recognized by Senators, Representatives, and the President of the United States Barack Obama. Happy 100 Birthday Centurion Mother Gladys Peace Braswell. We love you so much.
On June 21, Father’s Day, Ilong will celebrtate Father’s Day at 11:00 a.m. Pastor James Lawson will deliver the Message and the Men’s Day Choir will render music. We invite everyone to come join us in lifting up the name of Jesus and giving God the praise. God bless you.
On Sunday, June 7 at 5:00 p.m. Ilong Male Choir is celebrating our 24th Anntiversary. We invite everyone to come and help us give God Praises for blessing us all these years of singing his praises. We thank you for your support. God bless you.
Youth Day will be observed Sunday, June 28 at 11:00 a.m. Service. Mr. Quendarius Kamarea Williams will be the Guest Speaker. He’s 15 years old. Mr. Williams is the son of Angela Bullock and Quentin Williams. He’s a member of Spring Green Missionary Baptist Church in Warrenton, N.C. where the Rev. George Wright Jr. is Pastor. He enjoys singing and drawing. He participates in track and is currently in the band at Warren County High School in Warrenton, N.C. He says even though he’s shy, he likes to meet new people and make new friends. We encourage all Youths to come be a part of this Youth Day Service and to expect a Word from the Lord from this Young Man of God. God bless you.