* Erwin Temple Praise Dancers of Erwin Temple CME Church, Cooleemee, will celebrate their fifth anniversary 6 p.m. today. They will perform for the first half of the celebration, followed by guest praise dance groups from other churches and organizations.
* The Male Choir will celebrate their first anniversary at 5 p.m. Saturday at Antioch Missionary Baptist Church, 602 S. Salisbury Ave., Granite Quarry. In and out of town groups will participate. The Rev. Rickey Johnson, pastor.
* The Piedmont Singing Men in concert 6 p.m., Sept. 16, Bethpage Presbyterian Church, 6020 Mooresville Road, Kannapolis. Free, public invited.
* Shady Grove Baptist Church East Spencer homecoming/revival Sunday-Wednesday. Pastor John Leazor accompanied by his church family of Macedonia Baptist Church, Concord, will be the homecoming preacher at 3:30 p.m. Sunday and Elder Calvin Miller will be the revival preacher 7 p.m. Monday-Wednesday.
* Broke N Lonesome appearing at Woodleaf United Methodist Church 6 p.m. Sunday. Entertainment, fellowship and refreshments. Public invited.
* Shady Grove Baptist Church homecoming, Mount Ulla service 3 p.m. Sunday. Speaker: the Rev. Albert W. Moses, pastor of Covenant Presbyterian. The Rev. Roger A. Williamson is pastor of Shady Grove, 220 Shady Grove Baptist Church Road.
* Open Door Outreach Ministries, 211 Correll St., East Spencer, revival services 7 p.m. tonight, 4 p.m. Sunday. For information or ride, call Pastor Karen Foxx, 704-433-3006.
* White Rock AME Zion Church, Granite Quarry, 4 p.m. Sunday, guest speaker Presiding Elder Herbert Grant of Swannanoa, focus on Kingdom Bulding to the next level.
* The Rowan Davie County Deacons Alliance meets today, 6 p.m., Hall's Chapel Primitive Baptist Church. 704-633-5846.
* Gospel Choir of New Zion Baptist Church, Dunn's Mtn., celebrates 24th anniversary 4 p.m. Sunday with The Price Sisters of Pageland, S.C. in concert. The Rev. Paul Jones is pastor. Public invited.
* Oyster Roast at the Salisbury Depot, sponsored by Wittenburg Lutheran Church, today, 5-8:30 p.m. $25 adults, $10 children 8-12, 7 and under free. Fundraiser for youth, preschool and church improvement.
* Rockwell United Methodist Church homecoming 10:30 a.m. Sunday. The Rev. Steve McLain, former pastor, will bring the morning message. Covered dish luncheon follows. Public invited. The Rev. Dr. John Blalock is host pastor, 430 E. Main St., Rockwell.
* Ninety second annual General Assembly of the Church of God Founded by Jesus Christ Inc. to be held at Lilly's Chapel Church of God, 618 W. Thomas St. Sept. 19-23. Bishop Joseph Mitchum-presiding prelate; Elder Thomas Clawson-host pastor. 704-786-7288.