Sunday, April 20, 2014, Our very own Javaon Peace was home on leave for a couple of days and he attended worship service. Javon joined the Military in December, 2013. He joined the United States Marine Corp. The Few, The Proud, The Marines. We are so proud of Javon. He will be leaving for Camp Pendleton in California soon. Javon has grown into a fine young man and we are so proud of him. Please keep him in prayer and all young people.
Our Sick and Homebound Members are Bro. Clarence Brandon resident of E.E. Toney Rest home, Oxford, N.C. Sis. Frances C. Daniels resident of Kerr Nursing and Rehabilitation, Henderson, N.C. Sis. LaShonda Howard, Home, Oxford, N.C. Sis. Josephine Hunt, 2068 Charlie Grissom Rd. Kittrell, N.C. Bro. Albert Peace Home. Sis. Leora Peace resident of Kindred Nursing and Rehabilitation, Henderson, N.C. Bro. Joseph J.C. Peace Home, Oxford, N.C. and Bro. Cedric Wilkerson, Home. We ask prayers for the sick and homebound. God bless you.
Mother’s Day Service at 11:00 a.m. Minister Patricia Williams, member of ILong will deliver the Women’s Day Message. Come and be ministered by this powerful Woman of God. The Women of Ilong come together to form the Women’s Day Choir and it’s a blessing to hear and see these women come together on one accord. Also the men of ILong prepares dinner and they really have the table spread. Come join us in worship, praise, fellowship and breaking bread together. We hope something will be said or done that will touch your heart.
Our Annual Women’s Conference is May 7 – 9, 2014, at 7:00 p.m. Minister Patricia Williams, member of ILong will bring the Word of God each night. Minister Williams is trully a Woman of God. She allows the Holy Spirit to work in her and through her. God is using Minister Williams to reach his people and to tell them about a Man who can Save Anybody. Come join us to hear a Word from this Powerful Woman of God.
Wednesday, April 16, Bible Study was held at Heritage Meadows Nursing Home in Oxford on Highway 96 North. Pastor Lawson spoke from different scriptures. The Residents really took part in the Bible Study disussion about Jesus and the Resurrection. Pastor Lawson said it is Easter Time. Celebrate the rising of our Savior from the dead. New life in Jesus Christ. Jesus is the reason for the season. We have to press on. Have that mind set that I’m going through for a reason. Should Jesus bear the Cross alone? We have a cross to bear, you must believe in Jesus. Mr. Joe Cottrell hopes that family members will come together, he hadn’t heard from his family in a long time. Mr. Bill Sanders was in a terrible accident and lived through it. He song in the choir for 20 years. He wrote a song for his grandmother, where he changed the words of santa claus is coming to town, to Jesus is coming to town. You better watch out. Some of the other Residents were Mr. Tarief Foster confessed that he prays every day and go to church at the Nursing Home. Tarief birhday is April 23. Ms. Betty G. Hill says she is from Lexington, N.C. Mr. Otis Sting and Mr. Jesse Giles were praising God and thanking him. Some wanted Pastor Lawson to pray from them invididually. The Holy Spirit was dwelling in Bible Study and we were all praising and thanking God for all his many blessings and miracles that he has bestowed upon us. Our Savior Lives.
Spring Revival starts Wed. Night, April 9, 2014 and continues through Fri. Night, April 11, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. Come join us and hear the Message that the Lord has for you from these powerful Men of God. Pastor George Bullock, Pastor Adolphus Smith and Pastor Ray Allsberry. We extend this open inviatation to all who will come.
On April 4, 2014, Sister to Sister Ministry met at 6:00 p.m. We are women who love the Lord. He is leading and guiding us in the way that He would have us to go. We enjoy getting together in love, fellowship and sharing with one another ideas and suggestions that help each of us on this Chritian Journey. The Lord gave First Lady Ruth Lawon, Chairperson and Minister Patricia Williams Co-charirperson this vision and we thank God for them.
Pastor Lawson message, Stay On the Beam. We suppose to assemble ourselves looking for greater, expecting greater. If you stay focus on the beam great things will happen. God will liberate you, the anoiting of God will be on you. God will elevate you, lift you up place your feet on solid ground. Educate you. God gives us common sense. God gives us one Book, the Bible, wise counsel. God will compensate you if you depend on and trust Him, you can’t take God for granted. God will regenrate, motive you. He is your everything. Jesus stayed on the beam to do his Father’s will.
OK, we’re on a spiritual roll at Ilong MBC and we invite you to visit all of our services. So what’s so special about Ilong MBC? Glad you asked!
For starters we have the unique honor of having Reverend James Monroe Lawson as our Pastor. Rev. Lawson breathes new insight into the Bible @ Worship Service and Bible Study. He brings the Bible to life and he teaches it in an easy to understand manner that will transform your life.
Next up is our warm and caring membership. Our congregation will make you and your family feel welcomed and loved from the moment you walk through our doors. We will make you feel from your first visit like you have been a part of our church family all of your life. Come on by and try us out, you’ll see.
Did somebody say choir? We don’t mean to boast, but if you haven’t heard our choir (all of them) up close and personal, your missing a unique and profound worshiping experience. Their powerful and penetration voices of praise and worship raise the roof at Ilong MBC and everywhere they visit.
So come on by, kick the tires, try us out and grow from a unique worshiping experience.
We will talk about our ministries in upcoming posts, so bookmark this page and save it in your favorites list so you can visit us often.
Conference Meeting will be March 12, 2014 at 7:00 pm. All members are encouraged to attend.