Friday, March 8

Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church will present the Stations of the Cross. When: Noon.

Saturday, March 9

New Pillow Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have a Pastor’s Aide program for its pastor, the Rev. Keith Clark. When: 6 p.m. Details: The Rev. Jermanique Mitchell, pastor of St. Peter M.B. Church in Holcomb, will be the guest minister.

A Gospel Music Jubilee will be held. When/where: 6 p.m. at Gore Springs Community Center. Details: The admission charge is $5. Featured performers will include The Castles, New Genesis and Messiah Men. There will be a concession stand with hamburgers, sausage dogs and drinks.

Sunday, March 10

Providence Missionary Baptist Church will present its annual Parade of Hats. When: 1 p.m. Details: Everyone is invited to showcase their hats. A $5 donation is required.

Greater New Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate its 90th anniversary. When: 2 p.m. Details: Evangelist Genevea Winchester, pastor of St. Paul Cathedral in Itta Bena, will speak.

City of Refuge Ministries will have an appreciation celebration for its pastor, Bishop Randy Adams, and his wife, Mable. When: 2 p.m. Details:  Jacqueline Brownlow-McClee will speak.

Community Baptist Church will celebrate its 13th anniversary. When: 2 p.m.  Details: The Rev. Calvin Garner, pastor of Mount Elem M.B. Church in Canton, will speak, and his church’s choir will sing.

St. John Missionary Baptist Church in Sidon will have its annual Usher Day. When: 2 p.m.

Bear Marsh Missionary Baptist Church in Carrollton will observe its annual Family & Friends Day. When: 2:30 p.m. Details: Bishop Milton Glass, pastor of New Green Grove Church of Faith, will speak.

Zion Chapel Methodist Church in McCarley will have its Family and Friends Day. When: 2:30 p.m. Details: The Rev. Kenneth McClung, pastor of Bethel Christian Church in Coila, will speak.

Wesley United Methodist Church will host the Rust College A’Capella Choir in its annual concert. When: 4 p.m.

Saint Mary’s Missionary Baptist Church will host its annual youth revival. When: 6 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday. Details:.  The guest ministers will be Ministers Towanda and Henry Ware Jr., members of Saint Peter Rock Missionary Baptist Church of Cruger.

Monday, March 11

Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church will hold a Lenten Lunch & Learn event. When/where: Noon in the Parish Center, 310 Henderson St. Details: “The Mass,” a DVD presentation by Bishop Robert Baron, will be shown. Bring a lunch; drinks will be provided.

St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church will have a Bible study in the Friary Library.   When: 6 p.m.

Tuesday, March 12

New Direction Church will have its spring revival. When: 7 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday. Details: The speakers will be: Tuesday, Pastor Clarence Hudson of Good Hope in Webb; Wednesday, Pastor Randy Westbrook of Pillow Chapel in Greenwood; and Thursday, Evangelist Johnny Delaney of Tchula.

Holmes Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have a youth revival. When: 7:30 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday. Details: Pastor Usher Sawyer will speak.

Wednesday, March 13

St. Francis Parish will have a Faith Formation class in the Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish Hall. When: 6 p.m.

Friday, March 15

Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church will present the Stations of the Cross. When: Noon.

Saturday, March 16

The Greenwood District of United Methodist Women will have a “Day of Prayer and Self-Denial.” When/where: 9:30 a.m. to noon at DeCell United Methodist Church.

Sunday, March 17

Providence Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate its 83rd anniversary. When: 10:45 a.m. Details: Stacy Leahman-Haynes, a member of the church, will speak.

Mount Calvary Missionary Baptist Church in Money will have its annual Family and Friends Day. When: 10:45 a.m. Details: The church’s pastor, the Rev. Kenneth Knox, will speak.

Union Grove Missionary Baptist Church will have its Pack-A-Pew building fund program. When: 11:30 a.m. Details: Pastor Jonathan Hopkins of Upon This Rock church will speak.

New Beginning Church of Holiness will celebrate its 22nd anniversary. When/where: 2 p.m. at the Jodie Wilson Library Auditorium. Details: Pastor Sammy Montgomery will speak.

New Zion Rock Missionary Baptist Church will sponsor a benefit program for Evangelist Sandra Cross, Perry Starks Sr. and James Erving. When: 5 p.m.

Monday, March 18

Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church will hold a Lenten Lunch & Learn event. When/where: Noon in the Parish Center, 310 Henderson St. Details: “The Mass,” a DVD presentation by Bishop Robert Baron, will be shown. Bring a lunch; drinks will be provided.

St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church will have a Bible study in the Friary Library.   When: 6 p.m.

St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church will have a Lent revival. When: 6 p.m. March 18-20. Details: Ferd Cheri will speak. The theme is “Tell Them I’m a Child of God!” Fellowship will follow in the school cafeteria.

New Zion Missionary Baptist Church will hold Commitment Rededication Revival Services. When: 7 p.m. March 18-21. Details:   The evangelists will be: March 18, the Rev. S.V. Adolph Jr., pastor of First M.B. Church in Gulfport; March 19, the Rev. Reginald Buckley, pastor of Cade Chapel M.B. Church in Jackson; March 20, the Rev. Valmadge Towner, pastor of Friendship M. B. Church in Greenwood; and March 21, the Rev. Sammie Blake, pastor of Burning Bush M.B. Church in Grenada.  The public is invited to attend.  

Wednesday, March 20

St. Francis Parish will have a Faith Formation class in the Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish Hall. When: 6 p.m.

Friday, March 22

Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church will present the Stations of the Cross. When: Noon.

Saturday, March 23

Riverside Baptist Church in Money will present a concert by The Master’s Quartet. When: 6 p.m. Details: Admission is free.

Sunday, March 24

Jennings Temple Christian Methodist Episcopal Church will have its annual Usher Day. When: 10:45 a.m. Details: Patricia A. Anderson, Mississippi South Region usher president, will speak.

First Baptist Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Usher Day. When: 2 p.m.

Pilgrim Rest Missionary Baptist Church will have a building fund program. When: 2 p.m. Details: The Rev. Willie B. Kinner Sr. of Canton will speak.

Monday, March 25

Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church will hold a Lenten Lunch & Learn event. When/where: Noon in the Parish Center, 310 Henderson St. Details: “The Mass,” a DVD presentation by Bishop Robert Baron, will be shown. Bring a lunch; drinks will be provided.

St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church will have a Bible study in the Friary Library.   When: 6 p.m.

Wednesday, March 27

St. Francis Parish will have a Faith Formation class in the Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish Hall. When: 6 p.m.

Friday, March 29

Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church will present the Stations of the Cross. When: Noon.

Saturday, March 30

Second Mount Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church in Sidon will have a ninth-anniversary appreciation program for musician Floyd “Magic Hands” Keys. When: 3 p.m. Details: All soloists and choirs are welcome. The colors are yellow, tan, brown and ivory. Refreshments will be served.

McKinney Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have a Seven Seals service. When: 7 p.m. Details: The featured speakers will be the Rev. C.J. Johnson of Greater New Home M.B. Church in Quito; the Rev. W.M. Brown of Union Grove M.B. Church in Greenwood, Lockalonia M.B. Church in Money and First Baptist in Schlater; the Rev. Jerome Kyles of Gordon Chapel M.B. Church in Cruger; Minister Elaine Gray of Swiftown M.B. Church; the Rev. Charles Murff of Cypress Grove M.B. Church in Greenwood; the Rev. Kerrick Nevels of Strangers Home M.B. Church and Brooklyn Chapel M.B. Church in Greenwood; and the Rev. Melvin Russell of Big Mount Zion Church in Thornton. The Melody Kings and other singers also will perform.

Sunday, March 31

Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church will have Family and Friends Day. When: 11 a.m. Details: The Rev. Kenneth Milton Sr. will speak.

Holmes Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have Choir Day. When: 2 p.m. Details: John and the Gospel Ten will be the special guests.

Monday, April 1

Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church will hold a Lenten Lunch & Learn event. When/where: Noon in the Parish Center, 310 Henderson St. Details: “The Mass,” a DVD presentation by Bishop Robert Baron, will be shown. Bring a lunch; drinks will be provided.

St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church will have a Bible study in the Friary Library.   When: 6 p.m.

Wednesday, April 3

St. Francis Parish will have a Faith Formation class in the Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish Hall. When: 6 p.m.

Friday, April 5

Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church will present the Stations of the Cross. When: Noon.

Monday, April 8

Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church will hold a Lenten Lunch & Learn event. When/where: Noon in the Parish Center, 310 Henderson St. Details: “The Mass,” a DVD presentation by Bishop Robert Baron, will be shown. Bring a lunch; drinks will be provided.

St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church will have a Bible study in the Friary Library.   When: 6 p.m.

Wednesday, April 10

St. Francis Parish will have a Faith Formation class in the Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish Hall. When: 6 p.m.

Friday, April 12

Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church will present the Stations of the Cross. When: Noon.

Monday, April 15

St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church will have a Bible study in the Friary Library.   When: 6 p.m.

Wednesday, April 17

St. Francis Parish will have a Faith Formation class in the Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish Hall. When: 6 p.m.

Monday, April 22

St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church will have a Bible study in the Friary Library.   When: 6 p.m.

Wednesday, April 24

St. Francis Parish will have a Faith Formation class in the Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish Hall. When: 6 p.m.

Sunday, April 28

Greater Turner Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church will celebrate its annual Women’s Day. When: 2 p.m. Details: Vinnie White, a member of Locust Grove Missionary Baptist Church, will speak.

Sunday, May 5

McKinney Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have an anniversary/homecoming  program celebrating 130 years. When: 3 p.m. Details: The Rev. Robert Kimble, pastor of New Hope First Baptist Church in Greenville, will speak. He is the son of a former pastor, the Rev. J.M. Kimble.

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