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Greater Vision Baptist Church, 9678 High Pine Church Road Denton, NC 27239

Preacher Keith Letterman

When: Sunday, July 21 - Wednesday, July 24

Preaching: Sunday-Tuesday: Brother Samuel Callicutt, Wednesday: Brother Henry Craven

Service Times: Sunday -Sunday School: 10:30 A.M., Worship Service: 11:30 A.M., Evening Service: 6:00 P.M.

Monday-Wednesday: 7:00 P.M.

Special singing each night!

Romans 12:1-2

Bethel Baptist Church 

It’s a jungle out there! Join us for an epic adventure from Genesis to Revelation. We will sail along on a fun jungle cruise, stopping at seven ports of call (the 7 c’s of history): creation, corruption, catastrophe, confusion, Christ, cross and consummation. We will discover how these events shape our world and will learn to reconnect the Bible to our everyday lives. Prepare to swing into fun as we head out on The Great Jungle Journey. 

Sunday, July 14, 21, 2024 from 6:00-8:30pm

Bethel Baptist Church located at 159 Klopman Mill Road (109 South), Denton, NC 27239

Age 5 to 12 

Pre-register at 540-273-1414 or 5:00-6:00pm on July 7, 2024. 


Silver Valley Baptist Church Vacation Bible School

   VBS Rooted in Christ July 23-26 6pm-8pm. 

Fun for all ages! 


187 Old Willowmore Springs Rd., Lexington, NC 27292

Lick Creek Church’s Vacation Bible School

Calling all children! Lick Creek Church’s Vacation Bible School is set for July 14-19, 6:00-8:00.  We’ll have snacks and FUN at Camp Firelight learning to trust our fears while trusting God. Come join us!!


Lineberry Church

Lineberry Church located at 2559 Handy Road is pleased to announce the beginning of a new ministry opportunity for the youth of our community. This ministry is specifically designed for elementary and middle school age children (ages 5-12). We will offer a special service during our 11:00am Sunday worship service. The new ministry is a kid friendly, fun and exciting time, with games, crafts and learning God’s word! This service is offered to all. As always, we will have our nursery available for younger children. Hope to see everyone here! “Let the little children come to me.” Matthew 19:14 

The Worship Center

The Worship Center host Celebrate Recovery meetings every Tuesday at 7pm for those who are battling addictions. 

Grief Share also meets every Thursday at 5:30pm for those dealing with a loss of a loved one. 

Call (336) 247-1618 for more information.

Food pantry/Grocery pick-up

Denton Wesleyan Church

16345 S NC Hwy 109, Denton

Drive around to the lower level to the door marked “Kitchen” to pick up groceries. 

Pick- up hours:

Tuesday and Thursday: 10am - 12pm and 2pm - 4pm



Central United Methodist Church Food Pantry is open every Tuesday and Thursday morning from 8:30 until 12:00 for “Sharing God’s Abundance” to those in our community.  The church is located at 276 W. 1st Street, Denton.  Look for signs leading to the church entrance.  One food bag is available per family once a week.  



Ralph Pullum

Mr. Ralph Dale Pullum, age 72 of Stuart, passed away on Thursday, June 27, 2024, at Blue Ridge Therapy Connection in Stuart.  He was born in Thomasville, North Carolina on October 9, 1951, to the late Henry Lee Pullum and Mae Billings Pullum.  In addition to his parents, Mr. Pullum was preceded in death by a brother, Russell Pullum and a twin sister, Gale Gunter.  He loved his wife and family and enjoyed hunting and fishing.

Mr. Pullum is survived by his devoted wife of 28 years, Jeanette Arrowood Pullum of the home; three siblings, Rodney Pullum  and wife, Debbie of Thomasville, North Carolina, Janie Hedrick and husband, Roger of Denton, Artley Pullum of Denton; a daughter, Tammy Shuping of Denton, North Carolina; two grandchildren, Apache Buie and Cheyenne Shuping of Denton; a great-grandchild, J.T. Buie of Denton; bonus daughter, Linda Fain and husband, R.J. of Patrick Springs;  bonus grandson, Justin Willard and wife, Erica of Madison, North Carolina; bonus granddaughter, Logan Clifton and husband, Austin of Spencer, Virginia; four bonus great-grandchildren, Emma Bullins, Ella Willard, Easton Willard, all of Madison, North Carolina, and Avery Clifton of Spencer; several nieces and nephews; step daughter, Monica Frankum and fiancé, Timmie Hylton of Woolwine; step grandson, Drew Jackson and wife, Kandace of Bassett beloved dogs, Mrs. Sassy and D-boy; and favorite pal, Samson the Cat.

All services will be private. Online condolences may be sent by visiting