A barbecued chicken dinner is scheduled for Friday, March 22, from 11 am to 1 pm. The event, hosted by the communications committee, is its annual operating budget fundraiser. Each plate will have half a barbecued chicken, baked beans, slaw, corn sticks and cake. Tickets are $7.00, and may be obtained from the church office, or by calling 252-249-0266 and leaving a message. Walk-in sales may be limited.